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Theasaurus: Ignorance

49 Bible Verses about ignorance

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1 Corinthians 15:34

Become sober-minded as you ought, and stop sinning; for some have no knowledge of God I speak this to your shame.

Acts 3:17

"And now, brethren, I know that you acted in ignorance, just as your rulers did also.

Psalm 73:22

Then I was senseless and ignorant; I was like a beast before You.

2 Peter 2:12

But these, like unreasoning animals, born as creatures of instinct to be captured and killed, reviling where they have no knowledge, will in the destruction of those creatures also be destroyed,

Proverbs 9:13

The woman of folly is boisterous, She is naive and knows nothing.

Hosea 4:6

My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge Because you have rejected knowledge, I also will reject you from being My priest Since you have forgotten the law of your God, I also will forget your children.

2 Peter 3:16

as also in all his letters, speaking in them of these things, in which are some things hard to understand, which the untaught and unstable distort, as they do also the rest of the Scriptures, to their own destruction.

Acts 17:23

"For while I was passing through and examining the objects of your worship, I also found an altar with this inscription, 'TO AN UNKNOWN GOD ' Therefore what you worship in ignorance, this I proclaim to you.

2 Corinthians 1:8

For we do not want you to be unaware, brethren, of our affliction which came to us in Asia, that we were burdened excessively, beyond our strength, so that we despaired even of life;

2 Peter 3:5

For when they maintain this, it escapes their notice that by the word of God the heavens existed long ago and the earth was formed out of water and by water,

Romans 11:25

For I do not want you, brethren, to be uninformed of this mystery--so that you will not be wise in your own estimation--that a partial hardening has happened to Israel until the fullness of the Gentiles has come in;

Mark 12:24

Jesus said to them, "Is this not the reason you are mistaken, that you do not understand the Scriptures or the power of God?

Romans 10:3

For not knowing about God's righteousness and seeking to establish their own, they did not subject themselves to the righteousness of God.

1 Corinthians 14:38

But if anyone does not recognize this, he is not recognized.

Job 34:35

'Job speaks without knowledge, And his words are without wisdom.

1 John 2:21

I have not written to you because you do not know the truth, but because you do know it, and because no lie is of the truth.

Numbers 15:22

'But when you unwittingly fail and do not observe all these commandments, which the LORD has spoken to Moses,

Ezekiel 45:20

"Thus you shall do on the seventh day of the month for everyone who goes astray or is naive; so you shall make atonement for the house.

Proverbs 30:2

Surely I am more stupid than any man, And I do not have the understanding of a man.

1 Corinthians 10:1

For I do not want you to be unaware, brethren, that our fathers were all under the cloud and all passed through the sea;

Hebrews 9:7

but into the second, only the high priest enters once a year, not without taking blood, which he offers for himself and for the sins of the people committed in ignorance.

From Thematic Bible


Childhood » Marks of » Ignorance

Hebrews 5:12

For though by this time you ought to be teachers, you have need again for someone to teach you the elementary principles of the oracles of God, and you have come to need milk and not solid food.

Ignorance » Man's » Of God

Acts 17:23

"For while I was passing through and examining the objects of your worship, I also found an altar with this inscription, 'TO AN UNKNOWN GOD ' Therefore what you worship in ignorance, this I proclaim to you.

Jeremiah 8:7

"Even the stork in the sky Knows her seasons; And the turtledove and the swift and the thrush Observe the time of their migration; But My people do not know The ordinance of the LORD.

Jeremiah 9:3

"They bend their tongue like their bow; Lies and not truth prevail in the land; For they proceed from evil to evil, And they do not know Me," declares the LORD.

Ignorance » Spiritual » General references to

Amos 3:10

"But they do not know how to do what is right," declares the LORD, "these who hoard up violence and devastation in their citadels."

Micah 4:12

"But they do not know the thoughts of the LORD, And they do not understand His purpose; For He has gathered them like sheaves to the threshing floor.

Ignorance » Man's » Concerning Christ

John 1:26

John answered them saying, "I baptize in water, but among you stands One whom you do not know.

John 8:19

So they were saying to Him, "Where is Your Father?" Jesus answered, "You know neither Me nor My Father; if you knew Me, you would know My Father also."

Ignorance » Of God's word » Of the word, perilous

Acts 13:27

"For those who live in Jerusalem, and their rulers, recognizing neither Him nor the utterances of the prophets which are read every Sabbath, fulfilled these by condemning Him.

Matthew 12:3

But He said to them, "Have you not read what David did when he became hungry, he and his companions,

More verses: John 20:9

Ignorance » Of God's word » Wilful

Matthew 13:15

FOR THE HEART OF THIS PEOPLE HAS BECOME DULL, WITH THEIR EARS THEY SCARCELY HEAR, AND THEY HAVE CLOSED THEIR EYES, OTHERWISE THEY WOULD SEE WITH THEIR EYES, HEAR WITH THEIR EARS, AND UNDERSTAND WITH THEIR HEART AND RETURN, AND I WOULD HEAL THEM.'

Job 21:14

"They say to God, 'Depart from us! We do not even desire the knowledge of Your ways.

Zechariah 7:11-12

"But they refused to pay attention and turned a stubborn shoulder and stopped their ears from hearing. "They made their hearts like flint so that they could not hear the law and the words which the LORD of hosts had sent by His Spirit through the former prophets; therefore great wrath came from the LORD of hosts.

2 Peter 3:5

For when they maintain this, it escapes their notice that by the word of God the heavens existed long ago and the earth was formed out of water and by water,

Ignorance » Of God's word » Sins of

Luke 12:48

but the one who did not know it, and committed deeds worthy of a flogging, will receive but few From everyone who has been given much, much will be required; and to whom they entrusted much, of him they will ask all the more.

Leviticus 4:2

"Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, 'If a person sins unintentionally in any of the things which the LORD has commanded not to be done, and commits any of them,

Leviticus 5:17

"Now if a person sins and does any of the things which the LORD has commanded not to be done, though he was unaware, still he is guilty and shall bear his punishment.

Acts 3:17

"And now, brethren, I know that you acted in ignorance, just as your rulers did also.

Ignorance » Of self » It manifests itself in self-confidence

Mark 10:39

They said to Him, "We are able." And Jesus said to them, "The cup that I drink you shall drink; and you shall be baptized with the baptism with which I am baptized.

Ignorance » Of self » It retains sin in the heart

John 9:41

Jesus said to them, "If you were blind, you would have no sin; but since you say, 'We see,' your sin remains.

Ignorance » Man's » Brevity of life limits knowledge

Psalm 73:22

Then I was senseless and ignorant; I was like a beast before You.

Job 8:9

"For we are only of yesterday and know nothing, Because our days on earth are as a shadow.

Ignorance » Man's » Coming evils unforeseen

Ecclesiastes 9:12

Moreover, man does not know his time: like fish caught in a treacherous net and birds trapped in a snare, so the sons of men are ensnared at an evil time when it suddenly falls on them.

Ignorance » Man's » Life mysterious

Ecclesiastes 11:5

Just as you do not know the path of the wind and how bones are formed in the womb of the pregnant woman, so you do not know the activity of God who makes all things.

Ignorance » Man's » The future hidden

Ignorance » Of self » It is associated with self-righteousness

Ignorance » Of self » It alienates from God

Ignorance » Of self » It misleads, fetters and deceives men

Isaiah 44:10

Who has fashioned a god or cast an idol to no profit?

Ignorance » Instances of punishment of sins of » Pharaoh

Genesis 12:11-17

It came about when he came near to Egypt, that he said to Sarai his wife, "See now, I know that you are a beautiful woman; and when the Egyptians see you, they will say, 'This is his wife'; and they will kill me, but they will let you live. "Please say that you are my sister so that it may go well with me because of you, and that I may live on account of you." read more.
It came about when Abram came into Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful. Pharaoh's officials saw her and praised her to Pharaoh; and the woman was taken into Pharaoh's house. Therefore he treated Abram well for her sake; and gave him sheep and oxen and donkeys and male and female servants and female donkeys and camels. But the LORD struck Pharaoh and his house with great plagues because of Sarai, Abram's wife.

Ignorance » Of self » It results in unconscious deterioration of men

Hosea 7:9

Strangers devour his strength, Yet he does not know it; Gray hairs also are sprinkled on him, Yet he does not know it.

Ignorance » Man's » Nature and grace full of mysteries

Ignorance » Instances of punishment of sins of » Abimelech

Man's » Ignorance » Brevity of life limits knowledge

Psalm 73:22

Then I was senseless and ignorant; I was like a beast before You.

Job 8:9

"For we are only of yesterday and know nothing, Because our days on earth are as a shadow.

Man's » Ignorance » Coming evils unforeseen

Ecclesiastes 9:12

Moreover, man does not know his time: like fish caught in a treacherous net and birds trapped in a snare, so the sons of men are ensnared at an evil time when it suddenly falls on them.

Man's » Ignorance » Life mysterious

Ecclesiastes 11:5

Just as you do not know the path of the wind and how bones are formed in the womb of the pregnant woman, so you do not know the activity of God who makes all things.

Man's » Ignorance » The future hidden

Man's » Ignorance » Nature and grace full of mysteries

Marks » Of childhood » Ignorance

Hebrews 5:12

For though by this time you ought to be teachers, you have need again for someone to teach you the elementary principles of the oracles of God, and you have come to need milk and not solid food.

Sinners » Sin » Jews » Ignorance

Spiritual » Ignorance » General references to

Amos 3:10

"But they do not know how to do what is right," declares the LORD, "these who hoard up violence and devastation in their citadels."

Micah 4:12

"But they do not know the thoughts of the LORD, And they do not understand His purpose; For He has gathered them like sheaves to the threshing floor.

Topics on Ignorance

Dangers Of Ignorance

20;19;2

Also it is not good for a person to be without knowledge, And he who hurries his footsteps errs.

Human Ignorance

18;38;1-7

Then the LORD answered Job out of the whirlwind and said,

Ignorance Of Christ’s Return

41;13;35

"Therefore, be on the alert--for you do not know when the master of the house is coming, whether in the evening, at midnight, or when the rooster crows, or in the morning--

Ignorance Of Evil

3;5;17

"Now if a person sins and does any of the things which the LORD has commanded not to be done, though he was unaware, still he is guilty and shall bear his punishment.

Ignorance of God

44;17;30

"Therefore having overlooked the times of ignorance, God is now declaring to men that all people everywhere should repent,

Ignorance Towards God, Examples Of

2;5;2

But Pharaoh said, "Who is the LORD that I should obey His voice to let Israel go? I do not know the LORD, and besides, I will not let Israel go."

Ignorance Towards God, Leads To

40;22;29

But Jesus answered and said to them, "You are mistaken, not understanding the Scriptures nor the power of God.

Ignorance Towards God, Shown By

43;8;19

So they were saying to Him, "Where is Your Father?" Jesus answered, "You know neither Me nor My Father; if you knew Me, you would know My Father also."

Ignorance, Of Christ

43;1;10

He was in the world, and the world was made through Him, and the world did not know Him.

Ignorance, Of God

45;1;18-20

For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men who suppress the truth in unrighteousness,

Spiritual Ignorance

46;12;1

Now concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I do not want you to be unaware.

Wilful Ignorance

61;3;5

For when they maintain this, it escapes their notice that by the word of God the heavens existed long ago and the earth was formed out of water and by water,

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