Making Decisions

Most Relevant Verses

Joel 3:14

Multitudes, multitudes
in the valley of decision!
For the Day of the Lord is near
in the valley of decision.

Deuteronomy 1:17

Do not show partiality when deciding a case; listen to small and great alike. Do not be intimidated by anyone, for judgment belongs to God. Bring me any case too difficult for you, and I will hear it.

Job 22:28

When you make a decision, it will be carried out,
and light will shine on your ways.

2 Chronicles 19:6

Then he said to the judges, “Consider what you are doing, for you do not judge for man, but for the Lord, who is with you in the matter of judgment.

Isaiah 11:3

His delight will be in the fear of the Lord.
He will not judge
by what He sees with His eyes,
He will not execute justice
by what He hears with His ears,

Psalm 17:2

Let my vindication come from You,
for You see what is right.

Exodus 28:15

“You are to make an embroidered breastpiece for making decisions. Make it with the same workmanship as the ephod; make it of gold, of blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, and of finely spun linen.

Isaiah 58:2

They seek Me day after day
and delight to know My ways,
like a nation that does what is right
and does not abandon the justice of their God.
They ask Me for righteous judgments;
they delight in the nearness of God.”

2 Samuel 24:12

“Go and say to David, ‘This is what the Lord says: I am offering you three choices. Choose one of them, and I will do it to you.’”

1 Kings 3:9

So give Your servant an obedient heart to judge Your people and to discern between good and evil. For who is able to judge this great people of Yours?”

Psalm 72:2

He will judge Your people with righteousness
and Your afflicted ones with justice.

Micah 3:11

Her leaders issue rulings for a bribe,
her priests teach for payment,
and her prophets practice divination for money.
Yet they lean on the Lord, saying,
“Isn’t the Lord among us?
No disaster will overtake us.”

Proverbs 20:25

It is a trap for anyone to dedicate something rashly
and later to reconsider his vows.

Proverbs 1:31

they will eat the fruit of their way
and be glutted with their own schemes.

2 Samuel 24:14

David answered Gad, “I have great anxiety. Please, let us fall into the Lord’s hands because His mercies are great, but don’t let me fall into human hands.”

2 Thessalonians 1:5

It is a clear evidence of God’s righteous judgment that you will be counted worthy of God’s kingdom, for which you also are suffering,

John 8:16

And if I do judge, My judgment is true, because I am not alone, but I and the Father who sent Me judge together.

Ecclesiastes 5:2

Do not be hasty to speak, and do not be impulsive to make a speech before God. God is in heaven and you are on earth, so let your words be few.

Proverbs 18:5

It is not good to show partiality to the guilty
by perverting the justice due the innocent.

Proverbs 8:15

It is by me that kings reign
and rulers enact just law;

2 Chronicles 1:11

God said to Solomon, “Since this was in your heart, and you have not requested riches, wealth, or glory, or for the life of those who hate you, and you have not even requested long life, but you have requested for yourself wisdom and knowledge that you may judge My people over whom I have made you king,

Proverbs 29:26

Many seek a ruler’s favor,
but a man receives justice from the Lord.

Leviticus 24:12

They put him in custody until the Lord’s decision could be made clear to them.

Isaiah 28:7

These also stagger because of wine
and stumble under the influence of beer:
priest and prophet stagger because of beer,
they are confused by wine.
They stumble because of beer,
they are muddled in their visions,
they stumble in their judgments.

Isaiah 54:3

For you will spread out to the right and to the left,
and your descendants will dispossess nations
and inhabit the desolate cities.

Psalm 83:5

For they have conspired with one mind;
they form an alliance against You—

Ecclesiastes 8:6

For every activity there is a right time and procedure, even though man’s troubles are heavy on him.

Psalm 119:30

I have chosen the way of truth;
I have set Your ordinances before me.

Jeremiah 26:13

So now, correct your ways and deeds and obey the voice of the Lord your God so that He might relent concerning the disaster that He warned about.

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