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Theasaurus: Imitating

30 Bible Verses about Imitating

Most Relevant Verses

3 John 1:11

Dear friend, do not imitate what is evil, but what is good. The person who does what is good is from God. The person who does what is evil has never seen God.

2 Thessalonians 3:9

It is not as though we did not have that right, but we wanted to give you an example to follow.

2 Thessalonians 3:7

For you yourselves know what you must do to imitate us. We never lived in idleness among you.

1 Thessalonians 2:14

For you, brothers, became imitators of the churches of God in Judea that are in union with the Messiah Jesus. You suffered the same persecutions from the people of your own country as they did from those Jews

Exodus 23:2

You are not to follow the majority in doing wrong, and you are not to testify in a lawsuit so as to follow the majority and pervert justice.

Deuteronomy 12:30

after they have been destroyed in your sight, be careful not to be ensnared as they were. Otherwise, you will seek their gods and ask yourselves, "How do these nations serve their gods? I will do likewise.'

Topics on Imitating

Imitating Good Kings

14;11;17

and they continued to strengthen the kingdom of Judah, supporting Solomon's son Rehoboam for three years, by living the way David and Solomon did for three years.

Imitating Good People

58;13;7

Remember your leaders, those who have spoken God's word to you. Think about the impact of their lives, and imitate their faith.

Imitating Jesus

60;2;21

This is, in fact, what you were called to do, because: The Messiah also suffered for you and left an example for you to follow in his steps.

Imitating Others

46;11;1

Imitate me, as I do the Messiah.

Imitating Wicked Kings

11;15;34

He practiced what the LORD considered to be evil, living like Jeroboam did and leading Israel into sin.

Imitating Wicked People

12;17;15

They rejected the LORD's statutes, the covenant that he had made with their ancestors, and his warnings that he gave them. They pursued meaninglessness and became meaningless themselves as they followed the lifestyles of the nations that surrounded them, a practice that the LORD had warned them not to do.

Not Imitating Evil

2;23;24

You are not to bow down to their gods or serve them. You are not to follow their practices, but you are to overthrow them completely and smash their sacred stones to pieces.

Not Imitating Good

9;8;3

His sons did not follow Samuel's example. Instead, they pursued dishonest gain, took bribes, and perverted justice.

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