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Theasaurus: Motives

38 Bible Verses about motives

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Philippians 1:18

{What is the result?} Only that in every way, whether in pretense or in truth, Christ is proclaimed, and in this I rejoice. But also I will rejoice,

1 Corinthians 3:13

the work of each one will become evident. For the day will reveal [it], because it will be revealed with fire, and the fire itself will test the work of each one, of what sort it is.

2 Corinthians 10:2

now I ask [when I] am present [that I will] not [need] to be bold with the confidence [with] which I propose to show boldness toward some who consider us as behaving according to the flesh.

1 Thessalonians 2:3

For our exhortation [is] not from error or from impurity or with deceit,

Psalm 17:3

You have tried my heart; you have examined [me] by night; you have tested me; you found nothing. I have decided [that] my mouth will not transgress.

Philippians 1:17

The former proclaim Christ from selfish ambition, not sincerely, thinking to raise up affliction in my imprisonment.

Proverbs 20:5

Deep waters [are like] purpose in the heart of a man, and a man of understanding will draw it out.

2 Corinthians 5:11

Therefore, [because we] know the fear of the Lord, we are attempting to persuade people, but we are revealed to God, and I hope to be revealed in your consciences.

James 2:4

have you not made distinctions among yourselves and become judges with evil thoughts?

Proverbs 21:27

The sacrifice of the wicked [is] an abomination; how much more when he brings it in divisiveness!

1 Chronicles 29:17

And I know, my God, that you yourself test the heart and are pleased with uprightness. I, in the uprightness of my heart, have willingly offered all these [things], and now I have seen your people who are found here willingly offer to you.

1 Samuel 2:3

Do not increase speaking {very proud} words! Let no arrogance go forth from your mouth, for Yahweh is a God of knowledge [whose] deeds are not weighed.

Proverbs 24:12

if you say, "Look, we do not know this," does not he who weighs hearts perceive [it]? And he who keeps your soul, he knows and will repay humankind according to his deeds.

Galatians 4:17

They zealously seek you, not commendably, but they want to exclude you, in order that you may seek them [zealously].

1 Thessalonians 2:5

{For never} did we come with a word of flattery, just as you know, nor with a pretext of greediness (God [is] witness),

2 Corinthians 10:3

For [although we] are living in the flesh, we do not wage war according to the flesh,

Psalm 7:9

Let the evil of the wicked come to an end, but establish [the] righteous, and test the hearts and innermost being, O righteous God.

Topics on Motives

Motives, Examples Of

50;1;15-18

Some even because of envy and strife preach Christ, but some also because of good will.

Motives, Importance Of

19;106;8

Yet he saved them for the sake of his name, to make known his might.