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Theasaurus: Mischief

17 Bible Verses about Mischief

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Psalm 7:16

His mischief shall return upon his own head, and his violence shall come down upon his own pate.

Psalm 94:20

Shall the throne of wickedness be united to thee, which frameth mischief into a law?

Exodus 21:23

But if mischief happen, then thou shalt give life for life,

Proverbs 4:16

For they sleep not except they have done mischief, and their sleep is taken away unless they have caused some to fall.

Proverbs 24:16

For the righteous falleth seven times, and riseth up again; but the wicked stumble into disaster.

Psalm 28:3

Draw me not away with the wicked, and with the workers of iniquity, who speak peace to their neighbours, and mischief is in their heart.

Job 15:35

They conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity, and their belly prepareth deceit.

Psalm 36:4

He deviseth wickedness up on his bed; he setteth himself in a way that is not good: he abhorreth not evil.

Isaiah 32:6

for the vile man will speak villainy, and his heart will work iniquity, to practise hypocrisy, and to utter error against Jehovah, to make empty the soul of the hungry, and to cause the drink of the thirsty to fail.

1 Samuel 23:9

And when David knew that Saul devised mischief against him, he said to Abiathar the priest, Bring the ephod.

Nehemiah 6:2

that Sanballat and Geshem sent to me, saying, Come, let us meet together in the villages in the plain of Ono. But they thought to do me mischief.

Proverbs 10:23

It is as sport to a foolish man to do wickedness; but a man of understanding hath wisdom.

Acts 13:10

said, O full of all deceit and all craft: son of the devil, enemy of all righteousness; wilt thou not cease perverting the right paths of the Lord?

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Mischief » Who falls into mischief

Proverbs 13:17

A wicked messenger falleth into evil; but a faithful ambassador is health.

Proverbs 24:16

For the righteous falleth seven times, and riseth up again; but the wicked stumble into disaster.

Isaiah 47:10-11

For thou hast confided in thy wickedness: thou hast said, None seeth me. Thy wisdom and thy knowledge, it hath seduced thee; and thou hast said in thy heart, It is I, and there is none but me. But evil shall come upon thee thou shalt not know from whence it riseth; and mischief shall fall upon thee, which thou shalt not be able to ward off; and desolation that thou suspectest not shall come upon thee suddenly.

Proverbs 11:27

He that is earnest after good seeketh favour; but he that searcheth for mischief, it shall come upon him.

More verses: Proverbs 17:20

Mischief » Who is mischievous

Proverbs 24:8

He that deviseth to do evil shall be called a master of intrigues.

Psalm 28:3

Draw me not away with the wicked, and with the workers of iniquity, who speak peace to their neighbours, and mischief is in their heart.

Isaiah 59:1-4

Behold, Jehovah's hand is not shortened that it cannot save, neither his ear heavy that it cannot hear; but your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and your sins have hid his face from you, that he doth not hear. For your hands are stained with blood, and your fingers with iniquity; your lips speak lies, your tongue muttereth unrighteousness: read more.
none calleth for justice, none pleadeth in truthfulness. They trust in vanity, and speak falsehood; they conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity.

Mischief » Who speaks of mischief

Proverbs 24:1-2

Be not thou envious of evil men, neither desire to be with them; for their heart studieth destruction, and their lips talk of mischief.

Psalm 52:1-7

{To the chief Musician: an instruction. Of David; when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul, and said unto him, David came to the house of Ahimelech.} Why boastest thou thyself in evil, thou mighty man? The loving-kindness of God abideth continually. Thy tongue deviseth mischievous things, like a sharp razor, practising deceit. Thou hast loved evil rather than good, lying rather than to speak righteousness. Selah. read more.
Thou hast loved all devouring words, O deceitful tongue! God shall likewise destroy thee for ever; he shall take thee away, and pluck thee out of thy tent, and root thee out of the land of the living. Selah. The righteous also shall see, and fear, and shall laugh at him, saying, Behold the man that made not God his strength, but put confidence in the abundance of his riches, and strengthened himself in his avarice.

Mischief » Feet that run to mischief

Proverbs 6:16-18

These six things doth Jehovah hate, yea, seven are an abomination unto him: haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood; a heart that deviseth wicked imaginations; feet that are swift in running to mischief;

Mischief » Who shall be filled with mischief

Proverbs 12:21

There shall no evil happen to a righteous man; but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.

Mischief » Who thinks mischief is fun

Proverbs 10:23

It is as sport to a foolish man to do wickedness; but a man of understanding hath wisdom.

Mischief » Those that seek mischief

Proverbs 11:27

He that is earnest after good seeketh favour; but he that searcheth for mischief, it shall come upon him.