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11 Bible Verses about Lukewarmness

Most Relevant Verses

Revelation 3:16

So then because thou art lukewarm and neither cold nor hot, I will spue thee out of my mouth.

Jeremiah 9:3

And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies, but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth for they proceed from evil to evil, and they did not recognize me, said the LORD.

Ezekiel 13:5

Ye have not gone up into the gaps, neither made up the hedge for the house of Israel to stand in the battle in the day of the LORD.

Ezekiel 16:30

How inconsistent is thy heart, said the Lord GOD, having done all these things, the work of a powerful harlot:

Hosea 6:4

O Ephraim, what shall I do unto thee? O Judah, what shall I do unto thee? Your mercy is as a morning cloud, and as the early dew it goes away.

Hosea 10:2

Their heart has wandered; now they shall be found guilty: he shall break down their altars, he shall destroy their statues.

Haggai 1:2

Thus speaketh the LORD of the hosts, saying, This people say, The time is not yet come, the time to build the house of the LORD.

Haggai 2:15

And now, I pray you, consider in your heart from this day forth, from before a stone was laid upon a stone in the temple of the LORD:

Revelation 3:2

Be watchful, and strengthen the things which remain, that are ready to die; for I have not found thy works perfect before God.

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Lukewarmness » Figurative

Hosea 6:4

O Ephraim, what shall I do unto thee? O Judah, what shall I do unto thee? Your mercy is as a morning cloud, and as the early dew it goes away.

Jeremiah 9:3

And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies, but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth for they proceed from evil to evil, and they did not recognize me, said the LORD.

Hosea 10:2

Their heart has wandered; now they shall be found guilty: he shall break down their altars, he shall destroy their statues.

Lukewarmness » Instances of » The jews under nehemiah

Nehemiah 3:5

And next to them the Tekoites restored; but their nobles did not put their necks to the work of their Lord.

Nehemiah 13:11

Then I contended with the rulers and said, Why is the house of God forsaken? And I gathered them together and set them in their place.

Lukewarmness » Instances of » A congregation at » Pergamos

Revelation 2:14-16

But I have a few things against thee because thou hast there those that hold the doctrine of Balaam, who taught Balac to cast a stumblingblock before the sons of Israel, to eat things sacrificed unto idols and to commit fornication. So hast thou also those that hold the doctrine of the Nicolaitans, which I hate. Repent, or else I will come unto thee quickly and will fight against them with the sword of my mouth.

Lukewarmness » Instances of » A congregation at » Thyatira

Revelation 2:20-24

Notwithstanding I have a few things against thee because thou sufferest that woman Jezebel (who calls herself a prophetess) to teach and to seduce my slaves to commit fornication, and to eat things sacrificed unto idols. And I have given her time to repent of her fornication, and she repented not. Behold, I will cast her into a bed and those that commit adultery with her into great tribulation unless they repent of their deeds. read more.
And I will kill her children with death, and all the congregations shall know that I AM he that searches the kidneys and hearts, and I will give unto each one of you according to your works. But unto you I say and unto the rest in Thyatira, as many as do not have this doctrine and who have not known the depths of Satan (as they say); I will put upon you no other burden

Lukewarmness » Instances of » A congregation at » Laodicea

Revelation 3:14-16

And unto the angel of the congregation of the Laodiceans write; Behold, he who saith, Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of the creation of God: I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot; I would thou wert cold or hot. So then because thou art lukewarm and neither cold nor hot, I will spue thee out of my mouth.

Lukewarmness » Instances of » A congregation at » Sardis

Revelation 3:1-3

And unto the angel of the congregation in Sardis write; These things, saith he that has the seven Spirits of God, and the seven stars: I know thy works, that thou hast a name that thou livest and art dead. Be watchful, and strengthen the things which remain, that are ready to die; for I have not found thy works perfect before God. Remember, therefore, of that which thou hast received and heard and hold to it and repent. If therefore thou shalt not watch, I will come to thee as a thief, and thou shalt not know what hour I will come upon thee.

Lukewarmness » Instances of » The reubenites, when deborah called on them to assist sisera

Judges 5:16

Why didst thou abide among the sheepfolds, to hear the bleatings of the flocks? From the divisions of Reuben great are the searchings of the heart.