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Theasaurus: Motives

38 Bible Verses about motives

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Philippians 1:18

What is it then? at any rate, in every way, whether in pretext or in truth, Christ is announced; and in this I rejoice, yea, also I will rejoice;

1 Corinthians 3:13

the work of each shall be made manifest; for the day shall declare it, because it is revealed in fire; and the fire shall try the work of each what it is.

2 Corinthians 10:2

but I beseech that present I may not be bold with the confidence with which I think to be daring towards some who think of us as walking according to flesh.

1 Thessalonians 2:3

For our exhortation was not of deceit, nor of uncleanness, nor in guile;

Psalm 17:3

Thou hast proved my heart, thou hast visited me by night; thou hast tried me, thou hast found nothing: my thought goeth not beyond my word.

Philippians 1:17

but those out of contention, announce the Christ, not purely, supposing to arouse tribulation for my bonds.

Proverbs 20:5

Counsel in the heart of man is deep water, and a man of understanding draweth it out.

2 Corinthians 5:11

Knowing therefore the terror of the Lord we persuade men, but have been manifested to God, and I hope also that we have been manifested in your consciences.

James 2:4

have ye not made a difference among yourselves, and become judges having evil thoughts?

Proverbs 21:27

The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination: how much more when they bring it with a wicked purpose!

1 Chronicles 29:17

And I know, my God, that thou triest the heart, and hast pleasure in uprightness. In the uprightness of my heart have I willingly offered all these things; and now have I seen with joy thy people, which are present here, offer willingly to thee.

1 Samuel 2:3

Do not multiply your words of pride, let not vain-glory come out of your mouth; For Jehovah is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed.

Psalm 12:2

They speak falsehood every one with his neighbour: with flattering lip, with a double heart, do they speak.

Proverbs 24:12

If thou sayest, Behold, we knew it not, will not he that weigheth the hearts consider it? And he that preserveth thy soul, he knoweth it; and he rendereth to man according to his work.

Galatians 4:17

They are not rightly zealous after you, but desire to shut you out from us, that ye may be zealous after them.

1 Thessalonians 2:5

For we have not at any time been among you with flattering discourse, even as ye know, nor with a pretext for covetousness, God is witness;

Psalm 7:9

Oh let the wrong of the wicked come to an end, and establish thou the righteous man; even thou that triest the hearts and reins, the righteous God.

Topics on Motives

Motives, Examples Of

50;1;15-18

Some indeed also for envy and strife, but some also for good will, preach the Christ.

Motives, Importance Of

19;106;8

Yet he saved them for his name's sake, that he might make known his might.