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Theasaurus: Mockery

65 Bible Verses about Mockery

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Isaiah 52:5

And now what to me here, says Jehovah, that my people were taken gratuitously? ruling, they will cause to give a sharp sound, says Jehovah; and continually all the day my name being despised.

Psalm 74:10

How long, O God, shall the enemy reproach? Shall the enemy despise thy name forever?

Job 30:1

And now the younger than I laughed upon me, which I rejected their fathers to set with the dogs of my flock.

Job 17:2

If not mockings with me? and shall not mine eye lodge in their bitterness?

Job 21:3

Suffer me and I will speak; and after my word ye will mock

Job 30:9

And now I was their song, and I to them for a by word.

2 Chronicles 36:16

For they will be mocking upon the messengers of God, and despising his words, and scoffing at his prophets, even to the bringing up the wrath of Jehovah against his people, even to no healing.

Nehemiah 2:19

And Sanballat the Horonite will hear, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, and Geshem the Arabian, and they will mock to us and despise us, and say, What this word that ye do? are ye bearing rule against the king?

Psalm 22:7

All seeing me will deride me: they will gape with the lip, they will shake the head.

Psalm 35:15-16

And in my halting they rejoiced, and they were gathered together: they smiting were gathered together against me, and I knew not; they rent asunder and ceased not: With profane mocking parasites, gnashing their teeth against me.

Psalm 69:12

They sitting in the gate will speak against me, and I was but the music of stringed instruments, of strong drink

Psalm 80:6

Thou wilt set us a strife to our neighbors, and our enemies will deride to themselves.

Psalm 89:50-51

Remember, O Jehovah, the reproach of thy servants; I lifted up in my bosom all the multitudes of peoples; Which thine enemies reproached, O Jehovah; which they reproached the heels of thy Messiah.

Psalm 119:51

The proud derided me even greatly: I declined not from thy law.

Jeremiah 20:7

Thou didst persuade me, O Jehovah, and I shall be persuaded: thou didst hold me fast, and thou wilt prevail: I was for a derision all the day, all mocking to me.

Acts 17:32

And having heard of the rising up of the dead, they treated with mockery; and said, We will hear thee again concerning this.

Acts 26:24

And he defending himself by these, Festus said with a great voice, Thou art frenzied, Paul; many letters turn thee to madness.

Matthew 20:17-19

And Jesus, going up to Jerusalem, took the twelve disciples apart in the way, and he said to them, Behold, we go up to Jerusalem; and the Son of man shall be delivered to the chief priests and scribes, and they shall condemn him to death, And they shall deliver him to the nations to mock, and scourge, and crucify: and he shall be raised the third day.

Mark 10:32-34

And they were in the way going up to Jerusalem; and Jesus was leading before them; and they were amazed; and following, they were afraid. And again taking the twelve, he began to say to them the things about to happen to him, For, behold, we go up to Jerusalem; and the Son of man shall be delivered to the chief priests, and scribes; and they shall condemn him to death: and shall deliver him to the nations: And they shall mock him, and shall scourge him, and shall spit upon him, and shall kill him: and the third day he shall be raised up.

Luke 18:31-33

And taking the twelve, he said to them, Behold, we go up to Jerusalem, and all things written by the prophets shall be completed to the Son of man. For he shall be delivered to the nations, and be mocked, and insulted, and spit upon: And having scourged, they shall kill him: and the third day he shall rise.

Matthew 26:67-68

Then did they spit in his face, and cuffed him, and struck him with a rod: Saying, Prophesy to us, O Christ, Who is he having struck thee

Mark 14:65

And certain began to spit upon him, and to cover his face, and to cuff him, and to say to him, Prophesy: and the attendants struck him blows with rods.

Luke 22:63-65

And the men holding Jesus mocked him, stripping. And having covered him, they struck his face, and asked him, saying, Prophesy who it is having struck thee. And many other things, blaspheming, they spake against him.

Luke 23:11

And Herod having set him at nought with his troops, and having mocked, putting about him shining clothing, sent him out to Pilate.

Matthew 27:27-31

Then the soldiers of the leader, having taken Jesus to the Pretorium, gathered together the whole band against him. And having unclothed him, they put round him a scarlet, loose, warm cloak. And having twined a crown of thorns, they put upon, his head: and a reed upon his right hand: and having fallen upon the knees before him, they mocked him, saying, Hail, King of the Jews!read more.
And having spit upon him, they took the reed, and struck upon his head. And when they mocked him, they put off from him the loose, warm cloak, and put on him his garments, and brought him away to crucify.

Mark 15:16-20

And the soldiers led him away within the hall, which is the Pretorium; and they call together the whole band. And they clothed him with purple, and put round him, having woven, a thorny crown. And they began to greet him, Hail, O King of the Jewsread more.
And they struck his head with a reed, and they spit upon him, and having placed the knees, they worshipped him. And when they mocked him, they put off the purple from him, and clothed him with his own garments, and led him out that they might crucify him.

Matthew 27:41-44

And likewise also the chief priests mocking, with the scribes and elders, said, Others he saved; himself he cannot save. If he is King of Israel, let him now come down from the cross, and we will believe him: He trusted upon God; let him now deliver him, if he desires him: for he said, That I am the Son of God.read more.
And the robbers crucified with him, reproached him with the same.

Mark 15:31-32

And likewise also the chief priests, mocking to one another with the scribes, said, He saved others; himself he cannot save. Let Christ, King of Israel, come down from the cross, that we might see and believe. And they crucified with him reproached him.

Luke 23:35

And the people stood beholding. And the rulers also who with them were deriding, saying, He saved others; let him save himself, if he is Christ, the chosen of God.

Luke 23:36

And the soldiers also mocked him, approaching, and bringing him vinegar.

2 Kings 19:20-28

And Isaiah son of Amos will send to Hezekiah, saying, Thus said Jehovah God of Israel, What thou hast prayed to me against Senherib king of Assur, I heard. This the word which Jehovah spake concerning him: The virgin daughter of Zion despised, she derided thee; after thee the daughter of Jerusalem shook her head. Whom didst thou reproach and revile? and against whom didst thou lift up the voice, and thou wilt lift up thine eyes on high against the holy one of Israel?read more.
By the hand of thy messengers thou didst reproach Jehovah, and thou wilt say, With the chariot of my horseman I came up upon the height of the mountains of the sides of Lebanon, and I said, I will cut off the height of the cedars and the chosen of its cypresses: and I will go in to the lodging-place of the extremity of the forest of its Carmel. I dug and drank the waters of strangers, and I will dry up with the sole of my foot all the rivers of the fortress. Didst thou not hear from remoteness I made it from days before and I formed it? and now I brought it in, and thou wilt be to set fortified cities for desolate ruins. And the inhabitants were short of hand, they were terrified and they were ashamed; they were the grass of the field and the green herbage, and the grass of the roofs, and blasted before it rose up. And thy sitting and thy going out and thy coming in I knew, and thy wrath against me. Because thy wrath against me, and thine arrogance came up into mine ears, and I put my hook in thy nose and my bit into thy lips, and I turned thee back in the way which thou camest in it

Isaiah 37:22-29

This the word that Jehovah spake concerning him: The virgin daughter of Zion despising to thee, deriding to thee; the daughter of Jerusalem shook her head after thee. Whom didst thou reproach and revile, and against whom didst thou raise up the voice, and wilt thou lift up thine eyes on high to the Holy One of Israel? By the hand of thy servants thou didst reproach Jehovah, and wilt thou say, By the multitude of my chariots I came up to the height of the mountains, to the thighs of Lebanon; and I will cut down the stature of his cedars, the choicest of his cypresses: and I will go into the height of his extremity, the forest of his Carmel.read more.
I dug and drank water; and I will dry up with the sole of my footstep all the rivers of Egypt, Didst thou not hear to remoteness I did it? from days of old and I formed it? now did I bring it and thou shalt be to lay waste fortified cities into straits. And their inhabitants short of hand; they were dismayed and ashamed; they were the greet herb of the field and the verdure, and the tender grass of the enclosure of the roofs, and a blasting before it rose up. And thy dwelling, and thy going out, and thy coming in, I knew; and thine anger against me. Because thine anger against me and thine arrogance came up into mine ear, and I put my hook in thy nose and my curb in thy lips, and I turned thee back in the way which thou camest in it

Job 22:17-20

They saying to God, Depart fron us: and what shall the Almighty do for them? And he filled their houses with good: and the counsel of the unjust was far from me. The just shall see and shall be glad: and the innocent shall deride at them.read more.
If our adversaries were not destroyed, and their remnant the fire shall devour.

Jeremiah 10:14-16

Every man was brutish from knowledge: every founder was ashamed from his carved image; for his molten image a falsehood, and no spirit in them. They are vanity, the work of delusions: in the time of their reviewing they shall perish. The portion of Jacob not as these: for he forming all things, and Israel the rod of his inheritance: Jehovah of armies his name.

Jeremiah 51:17-19

Every man was brutish from knowledge; every founder was ashamed from his carved image: for his founding is a falsehood, and no spirit in them. They are vanity, the work of delusions: in the time of reviewing they shall perish. Not as these the portions of Jacob; for he the former of all: and the rod of his inheritance: Jehovah of armies his name.

Ezekiel 22:1-5

And the word of Jehovah will be to me, saying, Thou son of man, wilt thou judge, wilt thou judge the city of bloods, and make her to know all her abominations? And say, Thus said the Lord Jehovah: The city poured out blood in the midst of her, for her time to come; and she made blocks for herself to be defiled.read more.
In thy blood which thou didst pour out thou went guilty; and by thy blocks which thou didst make thou wert defiled; and thou wilt cause thy days to draw near, and thou wilt come even to thy years: for this, I gave thee a reproach to the nations, and a derision to all the lands. Those being near and those being far off from thee will scoff at thee; thou wert defiled of name and much in consternation.

Job 11:1-3

And Zophar the Naamathite will answer and say, Shall not the multitude of words be answered? and shall a man of lips be justified? Shall thy empty talks cause men to be silent? and wilt thou deride and none making ashamed?

Job 9:21-24

I am blameless, I shall not know my soul: I shall despise my life. It is one: for this, I said, The blameless one and the unjust one he finishes. If the scourge shall fall suddenly, he will deride at the trial of the innocentread more.
The earth was given into the hand of the unjust one: he will cover the faces of her judges; if not now, who is it?

Proverbs 22:10

Cast out him mocking, and strife shall go out, and contention shall cease and dishonor.

Proverbs 9:7

He instructing him mocking received to himself dishonor: and he reproving to the unjust one, his blemish.

Proverbs 29:8

Men of derision will kindle up a city: and the wise will turn away anger.

Proverbs 1:22-26

How long, ye simple, will ye love simplicity? and mockers delight to mock for them, and the foolish hate knowledge? Ye shall turn back at my reproofs: behold, I will pour forth my spirit to you, I will make known my words to you. Because I called and ye will refuse; I stretched forth my hands, and none attending;read more.
And ye will reject all my counsels, and ye desired not my reproofs: Also I will laugh at your ruin: I will deride in the coming of your terror;

Proverbs 19:25

Thou shalt strike him mocking, and the simple will be crafty: and reprove to him understanding, and he will understand knowledge.

Isaiah 57:4

Against whom will ye deride? against whom will ye make broad the mouth, will ye thrust out the tongue? are ye not children of transgressing and a seed of falsehood?

Hosea 7:5

The day of our king the chiefs began anger from wine; stretching forth his hand with mockers.

Proverbs 9:12

If thou wert wise, thou wert wise for thyself: and thou mockedst, thou alone shalt suffer.

Proverbs 19:28-29

A witness of Belial shall mock judgment: and the mouth of the unjust will swallow down iniquity. Judgment was prepared for those mocking, and blows for the back of the foolish.

Proverbs 21:11

In punishing him mocking, the simple shall become wise: and in instruction to the wise one he will take knowledge.

Isaiah 28:22

And now ye shall not be mocker's lest your bonds shall be strong: for I heard a completion and decision from the Lord. Jehovah of armies upon all the earth.

Isaiah 29:20

For the terrible one ceased, the mocker was consumed, and they watching vanity were cut off:

Zephaniah 2:10-11

This to them for their pride, for they reproached and they will magnify against the people of Jehovah of armies. God being terrible to them, for he made lean all the gods of the earth; and they shall worship to him each from his place, all the isles of the nations.

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