26 Bible Verses about In Men's Presence
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that he may give me the cave of Machpelah which he owns, which is at the end of his field; for the full price let him give it to me in your presence for a burial site.”
Now Ephron was sitting among the sons of Heth; and Ephron the Hittite answered Abraham in the hearing of the sons of Heth; even of all who went in at the gate of his city, saying,
“No, my lord, hear me; I give you the field, and I give you the cave that is in it. In the presence of the sons of my people I give it to you; bury your dead.”
He spoke to Ephron in the hearing of the people of the land, saying, “If you will only please listen to me; I will give the price of the field, accept it from me that I may bury my dead there.”
Abraham listened to Ephron; and Abraham weighed out for Ephron the silver which he had named in the hearing of the sons of Heth, four hundred shekels of silver, commercial standard.
to Abraham for a possession in the presence of the sons of Heth, before all who went in at the gate of his city.
The one with whom you find your gods shall not live; in the presence of our kinsmen point out what is yours among my belongings and take it for yourself.” For Jacob did not know that Rachel had stolen them.
Though you have felt through all my goods, what have you found of all your household goods? Set it here before my kinsmen and your kinsmen, that they may decide between us two.
Then Jonathan called David, and Jonathan told him all these words. And Jonathan brought David to Saul, and he was in his presence as formerly.
He said to him, “It is I. Go, say to your master, ‘Behold, Elijah is here.’”
And now you are saying, ‘Go, say to your master, “Behold, Elijah is here.”’
And now you are saying, ‘Go, say to your master, “Behold, Elijah is here”’; he will then kill me.”
Which You have prepared in the presence of all peoples,
But Paul cried out with a loud voice, saying, “Do not harm yourself, for we are all here!”
For I, on my part, though absent in body but present in spirit, have already judged him who has so committed this, as though I were present.
In the name of our Lord Jesus, when you are assembled, and I with you in spirit, with the power of our Lord Jesus,
Now I, Paul, myself urge you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ—I who am meek when face to face with you, but bold toward you when absent!
I ask that when I am present I need not be bold with the confidence with which I propose to be courageous against some, who regard us as if we walked according to the flesh.
For they say, “His letters are weighty and strong, but his personal presence is unimpressive and his speech contemptible.”
Let such a person consider this, that what we are in word by letters when absent, such persons we are also in deed when present.
For this reason I am writing these things while absent, so that when present I need not use severity, in accordance with the authority which the Lord gave me for building up and not for tearing down.
But it is good always to be eagerly sought in a commendable manner, and not only when I am present with you.
but I could wish to be present with you now and to change my tone, for I am perplexed about you.
So then, my beloved, just as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your salvation with fear and trembling;
Do you not remember that while I was still with you, I was telling you these things?
For even when we were with you, we used to give you this order: if anyone is not willing to work, then he is not to eat, either.
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- A Bold Front
- Affection, Expressing
- Agreeing With One Another
- Agreement, Making Agreements
- Apostles, Authority In Church
- Approval To Kill
- Authority Of Disciples
- Authority, Responsibilities Of
- Bad Counsel
- Being Different
- Believers Judging
- Boldness, To People
- Building Up The Church
- Burying places
- Business At The Gateway
- Caves For Burying
- Changing Yourself
- Christ's Gentleness
- Church Gatherings
- Commitment, to Jesus Christ
- Contact With People
- Contempt, Examples Of
- Criticism, against believers
- Destruction Of The Church
- Diligence And Laziness Contrasted
- Diligence, Results Of
- Doing The Right Thing
- Fear God!
- Gentleness As A Fruit Of The Spirit
- Giving Information
- Gone Away
- Hard Work And Perseverance
- Harming Oneself
- Human Authority, Nature Of
- Humble People
- Individuals Shouting
- Jesus Being With You
- Jesus Christ, Meekness Of
- Living For The Material
- Meekness, Examples Of
- Men Working
- Men's Orders
- Ministers, Description Of
- No Food
- Not Finding
- Obedience To God
- Obeying The Gospel
- One's Deeds
- People Eating
- People Giving Other Things
- Poverty, Remedies For
- Robbing Gods
- Saving Oneself
- Servants, Working Conditions Of
- Spiritual Warfare
- The Cave Of Machpelah
- The Gospel To The Nations
- The Presence Of God
- This Is Me
- What Christian Should Do Always
- Working Hard And Not Being Lazy
- Working Together
- Works Of Faith
- Worrying About The Future
- Writing Letters
- Ethics, and grace
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