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Theasaurus: Ignorance

49 Bible Verses about ignorance

Most Relevant Verses

1 Corinthians 15:34

Come back to your senses as you should, and stop sinning! For some of you I say this to your shame don't fully know God.

Acts 3:17

"And now, brothers, I know that you acted in ignorance like your leaders.

Psalm 73:22

Then, I was too stupid and didn't realize I was acting like a wild animal with you.

2 Peter 2:12

These people, like irrational animals, are mere creatures of instinct that are born to be caught and killed. They insult what they don't understand, and like animals they, too, will be destroyed,

Proverbs 9:13

The foolish woman is loud, undisciplined, and without knowledge.

Hosea 4:6

My people are destroyed because they lack knowledge of me. Because you rejected that knowledge, I will reject you as a priest for me. Since you forget the Law of your God, I will also forget your children.

2 Peter 3:16

He speaks about this subject in all his letters. Some things in them are hard to understand, which ignorant and unstable people distort, leading to their own destruction, as they do the rest of the Scriptures.

Acts 17:23

For as I was walking around and looking closely at the objects you worship, I even found an altar with this written on it: "To an unknown god.' So I am telling you about the unknown object you worship.

2 Corinthians 1:8

For we do not want you to be ignorant, brothers, about the suffering we experienced in Asia. We were so crushed beyond our ability to endure that we even despaired of living.

Proverbs 12:23

A prudent man keeps what he knows to himself, but the hearts of fools shout forth their foolishness.

2 Peter 3:5

But they deliberately ignore the fact that long ago the heavens existed and the earth was formed by God's word out of water and with water,

Romans 11:25

For I want to let you know about this secret, brothers, so that you will not claim to be wiser than you are: Stubbornness has come to part of Israel until the full number of the gentiles comes to faith.

Hebrews 5:2

He can deal gently with people who are ignorant and easily deceived, since he himself is subject to weakness.

Romans 10:3

For they are ignorant of the righteousness that comes from God while they try to establish their own, and they have not submitted to God's means to attain righteousness.

1 Corinthians 14:38

But if anyone ignores this, he should be ignored.

Job 34:35

Job has been speaking from his own ignorance, and what he has to say lacks insight!

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 lies don't come from truth.

Numbers 15:22

"Here's what you are to do when you all go astray and fail to observe all these commands that the LORD had spoken to Moses,

Ezekiel 45:20

You are also to do this on the seventh day of the month, to make atonement for any person who wanders away or who sins through ignorance in order to make atonement for the Temple.

Proverbs 30:2

Surely I am beyond the senselessness of any man; I do not perceive things the way human beings do.

1 Corinthians 10:1

Now I do not want you to be ignorant, brothers, of the fact that all of our ancestors who left Egypt were under the cloud. They all went through the sea,

Hebrews 9:7

But only the high priest went into the second part, and then only once a year, and never without blood, which he offered for himself and for the sins committed by the people in ignorance.

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Childhood » Marks of » Ignorance

Hebrews 5:12

In fact, though by now you should be teachers, you still need someone to teach you the basic truths of God's word. You have become people who need milk instead of solid food.

Ignorance » Man's » Of God

Acts 17:23

For as I was walking around and looking closely at the objects you worship, I even found an altar with this written on it: "To an unknown god.' So I am telling you about the unknown object you worship.

Jeremiah 8:7

Even the stork in the sky knows its seasons, and the dove, the swallow, and the crane observe the time for migration. But my people don't know the requirements of the LORD.

Jeremiah 9:3

They use their tongues like a bow. Lies rather than truth fly throughout the land. They progress from one evil to another, and they don't know me," declares the LORD.

Ignorance » Spiritual » General references to

Amos 3:10

Because they do not know how to act right," declares the LORD, "they are filling their strongholds with treasures that they took from others by violence into their fortified citadels."

Micah 4:12

But they don't know the thoughts of the LORD, and they don't understand his tactics, for he will gather them like harvested grain to his threshing floor.

Ignorance » Man's » Concerning Christ

John 1:26

John answered them, "I am baptizing with water, but among you stands a man whom you do not know,

John 4:10

Jesus answered her, "If you knew the gift of God, and who it is who is saying to you, "Please give me a drink,' you would have been the one to ask him, and he would have given you living water."

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

Acts 13:27

For the people who live in Jerusalem and their leaders, not knowing who Jesus was, condemned him and so fulfilled the words of the prophets that are read every Sabbath.

Matthew 12:3

But he told them, "Haven't you read what David did when he and his companions were hungry?

More verses: John 20:9

Ignorance » Of God's word » Wilful

Matthew 13:15

for this people's heart has become dull, and their ears are hard of hearing. They have shut their eyes so that they might not see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and understand with their heart and turn, and I would heal them.'

Job 21:14

"They say to God, "Turn away from us! We have no desire to know your ways.

Zechariah 7:11-12

But they refused to pay attention, turned their backs, and stopped listening. They made their hearts hard like a diamond, to keep from obeying the Law and the messages that the LORD of the Heavenly Armies sent by his Spirit through the former prophets.

2 Peter 3:5

But they deliberately ignore the fact that long ago the heavens existed and the earth was formed by God's word out of water and with water,

Ignorance » Of God's word » Sins of

Luke 12:48

But the servant who did things that deserved a beating without knowing it will receive a light beating. Much will be required from everyone to whom much has been given. But even more will be demanded from the one to whom much has been entrusted."

Leviticus 4:2

"Speak to the Israelis and tell them that if a person inadvertently sins with respect to any of the LORD's commands that should not be violated, but nevertheless he disobeys one of them,

Leviticus 5:17

"If a person sins and does what the LORD commanded is not to be done, and if he didn't know that he had sinned, then he will be guilty nevertheless.

Acts 3:17

"And now, brothers, I know that you acted in ignorance like your leaders.

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

Mark 10:39

They told him, "We can."

Ignorance » Of self » It retains sin in the heart

John 9:41

Jesus told them, "If you were blind, you would not have any sin. But now that you insist, "We see,' your sin still exists."

Ignorance » Man's » Brevity of life limits knowledge

Psalm 73:22

Then, I was too stupid and didn't realize I was acting like a wild animal with you.

Job 8:9

Because we are of yesterday and we know nothing, for our time on earth is only a shadow.

Ignorance » Man's » Coming evils unforeseen

Ecclesiastes 9:12

In addition, no human being knows his time: Like fish captured in a cruel net, or as birds caught in a snare, so also are human beings caught by bad timing that surprises them.

Ignorance » Man's » Life mysterious

Ecclesiastes 11:5

Just as you do not understand the way of the spirit in the womb of a pregnant mother, so also you do not know what God is doing in everything he makes.

Ignorance » Man's » The future hidden

Ecclesiastes 8:7

For he has absolutely no knowledge what will happen, since who can declare to him when it will come about?

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 would shape a god or cast an image that profits nothing?

Ignorance » Instances of punishment of sins of » Pharaoh

Genesis 12:11-17

When he was about to enter Egypt, he told his wife Sarai, "Look, I'm aware that you're a beautiful woman. When the Egyptians see you, they will say, "She is his wife.' Then they'll kill me, but allow you to live. Please say that you are my sister, so things will go well for me for your sake. That way, you'll be saving my life." read more.
As Abram was entering Egypt, the Egyptians noticed how beautiful Sarai was. When Pharaoh's officials saw her, they brought her to the attention of Pharaoh and took the woman to Pharaoh's palace. He treated Abram well because of her, so Abram acquired sheep, oxen, male and female donkeys, male and female servants, and camels. But the LORD afflicted Pharaoh and his household with severe plagues because of Sarai, Abram's wife.

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

Hosea 7:9

Foreigners have consumed his strength, and he hasn't noticed. Furthermore, his head is sprinkled with gray hair, but he doesn't realize 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 too stupid and didn't realize I was acting like a wild animal with you.

Job 8:9

Because we are of yesterday and we know nothing, for our time on earth is only a shadow.

Man's » Ignorance » Coming evils unforeseen

Ecclesiastes 9:12

In addition, no human being knows his time: Like fish captured in a cruel net, or as birds caught in a snare, so also are human beings caught by bad timing that surprises them.

Man's » Ignorance » Life mysterious

Ecclesiastes 11:5

Just as you do not understand the way of the spirit in the womb of a pregnant mother, so also you do not know what God is doing in everything he makes.

Man's » Ignorance » The future hidden

Ecclesiastes 8:7

For he has absolutely no knowledge what will happen, since who can declare to him when it will come about?

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

Marks » Of childhood » Ignorance

Hebrews 5:12

In fact, though by now you should be teachers, you still need someone to teach you the basic truths of God's word. You have become people who need milk instead of solid food.

Sinners » Sin » Jews » Ignorance

Spiritual » Ignorance » General references to

Amos 3:10

Because they do not know how to act right," declares the LORD, "they are filling their strongholds with treasures that they took from others by violence into their fortified citadels."

Micah 4:12

But they don't know the thoughts of the LORD, and they don't understand his tactics, for he will gather them like harvested grain to his threshing floor.

Topics on Ignorance

Dangers Of Ignorance

20;19;2

Furthermore, it isn't good to be ignorant, and whoever rushes into things misses the mark.

Human Ignorance

18;38;1-7

The LORD responded to Job from the whirlwind and said:

Ignorance Of Christ’s Return

41;13;35

So keep on watching, because you don't know when the master of the house is coming whether in the evening, at three o'clock in the morning, or at dawn.

Ignorance Of Evil

3;5;17

"If a person sins and does what the LORD commanded is not to be done, and if he didn't know that he had sinned, then he will be guilty nevertheless.

Ignorance of God

44;17;30

Though God has overlooked those times of ignorance, he now commands everyone everywhere to repent,

Ignorance Towards God, Examples Of

2;5;2

Pharaoh said, "Who is the LORD that I should listen to him and let Israel go? I don't know about the LORD, nor will I let Israel go!"

Ignorance Towards God, Leads To

40;22;29

Jesus answered them, "You are mistaken because you don't know the Scriptures or God's power,

Ignorance Towards God, Shown By

43;8;19

Then they asked him, "Where is this Father of yours?"

Ignorance, Of Christ

43;1;10

He was in the world, and the world was made through him. Yet the world did not recognize him.

Ignorance, Of God

45;1;18-20

For God's wrath is being revealed from heaven against all the ungodliness and wickedness of those who in their wickedness suppress the truth.

Spiritual Ignorance

46;12;1

Now concerning spiritual gifts, brothers, I don't want you to be ignorant.

Wilful Ignorance

61;3;5

But they deliberately ignore the fact that long ago the heavens existed and the earth was formed by God's word out of water and with water,

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