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Theasaurus: Obedience

35 Bible Verses about Obedience

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Deuteronomy 30:10

when you obey the Lord your God by keeping His commands and statutes that are written in this book of the law and return to Him with all your heart and all your soul.

Hebrews 5:8

Though a Son, He learned obedience through what He suffered.

Genesis 26:5

because Abraham listened to My voice and kept My mandate, My commands, My statutes, and My instructions."

Job 36:11

If they serve Him obediently, they will end their days in prosperity and their years in happiness.

Deuteronomy 11:27

[there will be] a blessing, if you obey the commands of the Lord your God I am giving you today,

Deuteronomy 5:33

Follow the whole instruction the Lord your God has commanded you, so that you may live, prosper, and have a long life in the land you will possess.

Romans 6:16

Do you not know that if you offer yourselves to someone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of that one you obey-either of sin leading to death or of obedience leading to righteousness?

Deuteronomy 28:1

"Now if you faithfully obey the Lord your God and are careful to follow all His commands I am giving you today, the Lord your God will put you far above all the nations of the earth.

Jeremiah 7:23

However, I did give them this command: Obey Me, and then I will be your God, and you will be My people. You must walk in every way I command you so that it may go well with you."

Leviticus 25:18

"You are to observe My statutes and ordinances and carefully observe them, so that you may live securely in the land.

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Angels » Obedience

Jude 1:6

and He has kept, with eternal chains in darkness for the judgment of the great day, angels who did not keep their own position but deserted their proper dwelling.

More verses: 2 Peter 2:11

Business life » Duties of » Obedience

Christ's » Obedience » Christ's example of

John 14:31

On the contrary, [I am going away] so that the world may know that I love the Father. Just as the Father commanded Me, so I do. "Get up; let's leave this place.

Hebrews 5:8

Though a Son, He learned obedience through what He suffered.

Hebrews 10:9

He then says, See, I have come to do Your will. He takes away the first to establish the second.

Cornelius » Characteristics of » Obedience

Acts 10:7-8

When the angel who spoke to him had gone, he called two of his household slaves and a devout soldier, who was one of those who attended him. After explaining everything to them, he sent them to Joppa.

Duty » Servants » Obedience

Employees » Duties of » Obedience

Christ, our example » Conformity to, required in » Obedience

gideon » Called the mighty man of valour, characteristics of, » Obedience

Judges 6:27

So Gideon took 10 of his male servants and did as the Lord had told him. But because he was too afraid of his father's household and the men of the city to do it in the daytime, he did it at night.

Humility of Christ » Exhibited in his » Obedience

Hebrews 10:9

He then says, See, I have come to do Your will. He takes away the first to establish the second.

Israel » Sinai » Message » Of God » Obedience » Reward

Exodus 19:3-8

Moses went up [the mountain] to God, and the Lord called to him from the mountain: "This is what you must say to the house of Jacob, and explain to the Israelites: You have seen what I did to the Egyptians and how I carried you on eagles' wings and brought you to Me. Now if you will listen to Me and carefully keep My covenant, you will be My own possession out of all the peoples, although all the earth is Mine, read more.
and you will be My kingdom of priests and My holy nation. These are the words that you are to say to the Israelites." After Moses came back, He summoned the elders of the people, and put before them all these words that the Lord had commanded him. Then all the people responded together, "We will do all that the Lord has spoken." So Moses brought the people's words back to the Lord.

Jerubbaal » Called the mighty man of valour, characteristics of, » Obedience

Judges 6:27

So Gideon took 10 of his male servants and did as the Lord had told him. But because he was too afraid of his father's household and the men of the city to do it in the daytime, he did it at night.

John the baptist » Characteristics of » Obedience

Matthew 3:15

Jesus answered him, "Allow it for now, because this is the way for us to fulfill all righteousness." Then he allowed Him [to be baptized].

Joseph » Characteristics of » Obedience

Matthew 2:14

So he got up, took the child and His mother during the night, and escaped to Egypt.

Joshua » Characteristics of » Obedience

Joshua 11:15

Just as the Lord had commanded His servant Moses, Moses commanded Joshua. That is what Joshua did, leaving nothing undone of all that the Lord had commanded Moses.

Obedience » Filial » To Christ

Matthew 7:24

"Therefore, everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them will be like a sensible man who built his house on the rock.

Matthew 21:6

The disciples went and did just as Jesus directed them.

Matthew 26:19

So the disciples did as Jesus had directed them and prepared the Passover.

Obedience » Who to obey

Titus 2:9

Slaves are to be submissive to their masters in everything, and to be well-pleasing, not talking back

Proverbs 6:20-21

My son, keep your father's command, and don't reject your mother's teaching. Always bind them to your heart; tie them around your neck.

Obedience » Filial » Filial obedience encouraged

Proverbs 7:1

My son, obey my words, and treasure my commands.

More verses: Colossians 3:20

Obedience » Instances of » Jesus

John 14:31

On the contrary, [I am going away] so that the world may know that I love the Father. Just as the Father commanded Me, so I do. "Get up; let's leave this place.

Obedience » Instances of » Abraham

James 2:21

Wasn't Abraham our father justified by works when he offered Isaac his son on the altar?

Genesis 17:23

Then Abraham took his son Ishmael and all the slaves born in his house or purchased with his money-every male among the members of Abraham's household-and he circumcised the flesh of their foreskin on that very day, just as God had said to him.

Genesis 12:1-4

The Lord said to Abram: Go out from your land, your relatives, and your father's house to the land that I will show you. I will make you into a great nation, I will bless you, I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing. I will bless those who bless you, I will curse those who treat you with contempt, and all the peoples on earth will be blessed through you. read more.
So Abram went, as the Lord had told him, and Lot went with him. Abram was 75 years old when he left Haran.

Nehemiah 9:8

You found his heart faithful in Your sight, and made a covenant with him to give the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Jebusites, and Girgashites- to give it to his descendants. You have kept Your promise, for You are righteous.

Genesis 22:12

Then He said, "Do not lay a hand on the boy or do anything to him. For now I know that you fear God, since you have not withheld your only son from Me."

Obedience » Instances of » The israelites

Psalm 99:7

He spoke to them in a pillar of cloud; they kept His decrees and the statutes He gave them.

Exodus 32:25-29

Moses saw that the people were out of control, for Aaron had let them get out of control, so that they would be vulnerable to their enemies. And Moses stood at the camp's entrance and said, "Whoever is for the Lord, [come] to me." And all the Levites gathered around him. He told them, "This is what the Lord, the God of Israel, says, 'Every man fasten his sword to his side; go back and forth through the camp from entrance to entrance, and each of you kill his brother, his friend, and his neighbor.' " read more.
The Levites did as Moses commanded, and about 3,000 men fell dead that day among the people. Afterwards Moses said, "Today you have been dedicated to the Lord, since each man went against his son and his brother. Therefore you have brought a blessing on yourselves today."

Exodus 12:28

Then the Israelites went and did [this]; they did just as the Lord had commanded Moses and Aaron.

Deuteronomy 33:9

He said about his father and mother, "I do not regard them." He disregarded his brothers and didn't acknowledge his sons, for they kept Your word and maintained Your covenant.

Judges 2:7

The people worshiped the Lord throughout Joshua's lifetime and during the lifetimes of the elders who outlived Joshua. They had seen all the Lord's great works He had done for Israel.

Obedience » Examples of » Christ's example of

John 14:31

On the contrary, [I am going away] so that the world may know that I love the Father. Just as the Father commanded Me, so I do. "Get up; let's leave this place.

Hebrews 5:8

Though a Son, He learned obedience through what He suffered.

Hebrews 10:9

He then says, See, I have come to do Your will. He takes away the first to establish the second.

Obedience » Jesus Christ being obedient

Philippians 2:5-8

Make your own attitude that of Christ Jesus, who, existing in the form of God, did not consider equality with God as something to be used for His own advantage. Instead He emptied Himself by assuming the form of a slave, taking on the likeness of men. And when He had come as a man in His external form, read more.
He humbled Himself by becoming obedient to the point of death-even to death on a cross.

Hebrews 10:9-14

He then says, See, I have come to do Your will. He takes away the first to establish the second. By this will, we have been sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once and for all. Now every priest stands day after day ministering and offering time after time the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins. read more.
But this man, after offering one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down at the right hand of God. He is now waiting until His enemies are made His footstool. For by one offering He has perfected forever those who are sanctified.

Romans 5:17-19

Since by the one man's trespass, death reigned through that one man, how much more will those who receive the overflow of grace and the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one man, Jesus Christ. So then, as through one trespass there is condemnation for everyone, so also through one righteous act there is life-giving justification for everyone. For just as through one man's disobedience the many were made sinners, so also through the one man's obedience the many will be made righteous.

Hebrews 5:5-8

In the same way, the Messiah did not exalt Himself to become a high priest, but the One who said to Him, You are My Son; today I have become Your Father, also said in another passage, You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek. During His earthly life, He offered prayers and appeals, with loud cries and tears, to the One who was able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His reverence. read more.
Though a Son, He learned obedience through what He suffered.

Obedience » Instances of » David

1 Kings 15:5

because David did what was right in the Lord's eyes, and he did not turn aside from anything He had commanded him all the days of his life, except in the matter of Uriah the Hittite.

1 Samuel 18:14

and continued to be successful in all his activities because the Lord was with him.

Acts 13:22

After removing him, He raised up David as their king, of whom He testified: ' I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after My heart, who will carry out all My will.'

2 Chronicles 29:2

He did what was right in the Lord's sight just as his ancestor David had done.

1 Samuel 25:28

Please forgive your servant's offense, for the Lord is certain to make a lasting dynasty for my lord because he fights the Lord's battles. Throughout your life, may evil not be found in you.

Obedience » To God, the duty of » Whole-hearted required

Deuteronomy 26:16

"The Lord your God is commanding you this day to follow these statutes and ordinances. You must be careful to follow them with all your heart and all your soul.

Deuteronomy 32:46

he said to them, "Take to heart all these words I am giving as a warning to you today, so that you may command your children to carefully follow all the words of this law.

Obedience » Examples of » hezekiah

2 Kings 18:6

He held fast to the Lord and did not turn from following Him but kept the commandments the Lord had commanded Moses.

Ezra 7:23

Whatever is commanded by the God of heaven must be done diligently for the house of the God of heaven, so that wrath will not fall on the realm of the king and his sons.

Obedience » Who will keep the commandments of the lord

John 14:9-15

Jesus said to him, "Have I been among you all this time without your knowing Me, Philip? The one who has seen Me has seen the Father. How can you say, 'Show us the Father'? Don't you believe that I am in the Father and the Father is in Me? The words I speak to you I do not speak on My own. The Father who lives in Me does His works. Believe Me that I am in the Father and the Father is in Me. Otherwise, believe because of the works themselves. read more.
"I assure you: The one who believes in Me will also do the works that I do. And he will do even greater works than these, because I am going to the Father. Whatever you ask in My name, I will do it so that the Father may be glorified in the Son. If you ask Me anything in My name, I will do it. "If you love Me, you will keep My commandments.

Obedience » The obeying of the lord

Obedience » Instances of » hezekiah

2 Kings 18:6

He held fast to the Lord and did not turn from following Him but kept the commandments the Lord had commanded Moses.

2 Chronicles 31:20-21

Hezekiah did this throughout all Judah. He did what was good and upright and true before the Lord his God. He was diligent in every deed that he began in the service of God's temple, in the law and in the commandment, in order to seek his God, and he prospered.

Isaiah 38:3

He said, "Please, Lord, remember how I have walked before You faithfully and wholeheartedly, and have done what is good in Your sight." And Hezekiah wept bitterly.

Obedience » Instances of » The rich young man

Matthew 19:20

"I have kept all these," the young man told Him. "What do I still lack?"

Mark 10:19-20

You know the commandments: Do not murder; do not commit adultery; do not steal; do not bear false witness; do not defraud; honor your father and mother. " He said to Him, "Teacher, I have kept all these from my youth."

Luke 18:21

"I have kept all these from my youth," he said.

Obedience » To God, the duty of » Better than sacrifice

Jeremiah 7:23

However, I did give them this command: Obey Me, and then I will be your God, and you will be My people. You must walk in every way I command you so that it may go well with you."

Obedience » Examples of » Abraham

Genesis 12:4

So Abram went, as the Lord had told him, and Lot went with him. Abram was 75 years old when he left Haran.

Genesis 22:2-3

"Take your son," He said, "your only [son] Isaac, whom you love, go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains I will tell you about." So early in the morning Abraham got up, saddled his donkey, and took with him two of his young men and his son Isaac. He split wood for a burnt offering and set out to go to the place God had told him about.

Obedience » Examples of » Bezaleel

Exodus 36:1

Bezalel, Oholiab, and all the skilled people are to work based on everything the Lord has commanded. The Lord has given them wisdom and understanding to know how to do all the work of constructing the sanctuary."

Numbers 9:23

They camped at the Lord's command, and they set out at the Lord's command. They carried out the Lord's requirement according to His command through Moses.

Obedience » Instances of » Paul

Acts 23:1

Paul looked intently at the Sanhedrin and said, "Brothers, I have lived my life before God in all good conscience until this day."

Acts 26:4-5

"All the Jews know my way of life from my youth, which was spent from the beginning among my own nation and in Jerusalem. They had previously known me for quite some time, if they were willing to testify, that according to the strictest party of our religion I lived as a Pharisee.

Obedience » Instances of » Noah

Genesis 7:5

And Noah did everything that the Lord commanded him.

Genesis 6:22

And Noah did this. He did everything that God had commanded him.

Obedience » Examples of » Paul

Romans 16:19

The report of your obedience has reached everyone. Therefore I rejoice over you. But I want you to be wise about what is good, yet innocent about what is evil.

Acts 26:19

"Therefore, King Agrippa, I was not disobedient to the heavenly vision.

Obedience » Words of Christ concerning » Secures the blessing of divine fellowship

Obedience » To God, the duty of » Secures entrance into God's kingdom

Obedience » Instances of » Jehoshaphat

2 Chronicles 22:9

Then Jehu looked for Ahaziah, and Jehu's soldiers captured him (he was hiding in Samaria). Then they brought him to Jehu, and they killed him. They buried him, for they said, "He is the grandson of Jehoshaphat who sought the Lord with all his heart." So the house of Ahaziah had no one to exercise power over the kingdom.

2 Chronicles 20:32

He walked in the way of Asa his father; he did not turn away from it but did what was right in the Lord's sight.

2 Chronicles 17:3-6

Now the Lord was with Jehoshaphat because he walked in the former ways of his father David. He did not seek the Baals but sought the God of his father and walked by His commands, not according to the practices of Israel. So the Lord established the kingdom in his hand. Then all Judah brought him tribute, and he had riches and honor in abundance. read more.
His mind rejoiced in the Lord's ways, and he again removed the high places and Asherah poles from Judah.

Obedience » Instances of » Cyrus

2 Chronicles 36:22-23

In the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, the word of the Lord spoken through Jeremiah was fulfilled. The Lord put it into the mind of King Cyrus of Persia to issue a proclamation throughout his entire kingdom and also [to put it] in writing: This is what King Cyrus of Persia says: The Lord, the God of heaven, has given me all the kingdoms of the earth and has appointed me to build Him a temple at Jerusalem in Judah. Whoever among you of His people may go up, and may the Lord his God be with him.

Ezra 1:1-4

In the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, the word of the Lord spoken through Jeremiah was fulfilled. The Lord put it into the mind of King Cyrus to issue a proclamation throughout his entire kingdom and [to put it] in writing: This is what King Cyrus of Persia says: "The Lord, the God of heaven, has given me all the kingdoms of the earth and has appointed me to build Him a house at Jerusalem in Judah. Whoever is among His people, may his God be with him, and may he go to Jerusalem in Judah and build the house of the Lord, the God of Israel, the God who is in Jerusalem. read more.
Let every survivor, wherever he lives, be assisted by the men of that region with silver, gold, goods, and livestock, along with a freewill offering for the house of God in Jerusalem."

Obedience » Instances of » Moses and aaron:

Exodus 40:21

He brought the ark into the tabernacle, put up the veil for the screen, and screened off the ark of the testimony, just as the Lord had commanded him.

Exodus 7:6

So Moses and Aaron did [this]; they did just as the Lord commanded them.

Exodus 40:16

Moses did everything just as the Lord had commanded him.

Exodus 40:23

He arranged the bread on it before the Lord, just as the Lord had commanded him.

Exodus 40:32

They washed whenever they came to the tent of meeting and approached the altar, just as the Lord had commanded Moses.

Obedience » Instances of » moses

Numbers 27:12-22

Then the Lord said to Moses, "Go up this mountain of the Abarim [range] and see the land that I have given the Israelites. After you have seen it, you will also be gathered to your people, as Aaron your brother was. When the community quarreled in the Wilderness of Zin, both of you rebelled against My command to show My holiness in their sight at the waters." Those were the waters of Meribah of Kadesh in the Wilderness of Zin. read more.
So Moses appealed to the Lord, "May the Lord, the God of the spirits of all flesh, appoint a man over the community who will go out before them and come back in before them, and who will bring them out and bring them in, so that the Lord's community won't be like sheep without a shepherd." The Lord replied to Moses, "Take Joshua son of Nun, a man who has the Spirit in him, and lay your hands on him. Have him stand before Eleazar the priest and the whole community, and commission him in their sight. Confer some of your authority on him so that the entire Israelite community will obey [him]. He will stand before Eleazar who will consult the Lord for him with the decision of the Urim. He and all the Israelites with him, even the entire community, will go out and come back in at his command." Moses did as the Lord commanded him. He took Joshua, had him stand before Eleazar the priest and the entire community,

Hebrews 3:2-3

He was faithful to the One who appointed Him, just as Moses was in all God's household. For Jesus is considered worthy of more glory than Moses, just as the builder has more honor than the house.

Obedience » Examples of » Joseph and mary

Luke 2:39

When they had completed everything according to the law of the Lord, they returned to Galilee, to their own town of Nazareth.

Acts 16:10

After he had seen the vision, we immediately made efforts to set out for Macedonia, concluding that God had called us to evangelize them.

Obedience » Instances of » Josiah

2 Kings 22:2

He did what was right in the Lord's sight and walked in all the ways of his ancestor David; he did not turn to the right or the left.

2 Kings 23:24-25

In addition, Josiah removed the mediums, the spiritists, household idols, images, and all the detestable things that were seen in the land of Judah and in Jerusalem. He did this in order to carry out the words of the law that were written in the book that Hilkiah the priest found in the Lord's temple. Before him there was no king like him who turned to the Lord with all his mind and with all his heart and with all his strength according to all the law of Moses, and no one like him arose after him.

Obedience » Those that obey the king

Ecclesiastes 8:2-5

Keep the king's command. Concerning an oath by God, do not be in a hurry. Leave his presence, and don't persist in a bad cause, since he will do whatever he wants. For the king's word is authoritative, and who can say to him, "What are you doing?" read more.
The one who keeps a command will not experience anything harmful, and a wise heart knows the right time and procedure.

Obedience » Instances of » Joshua

Joshua 11:15

Just as the Lord had commanded His servant Moses, Moses commanded Joshua. That is what Joshua did, leaving nothing undone of all that the Lord had commanded Moses.

Joshua 10:40

So Joshua conquered the whole region-the hill country, the Negev, the Judean foothills, and the slopes-with all their kings, leaving no survivors. He completely destroyed every living being, as the Lord, the God of Israel, had commanded.

Obedience » Words of Christ concerning » Essential to membership in God's family

Obedience » Instances of » Joseph

Matthew 1:24

When Joseph got up from sleeping, he did as the Lord's angel had commanded him. He married her

Matthew 2:14

So he got up, took the child and His mother during the night, and escaped to Egypt.

Obedience » Examples of » Noah

Genesis 6:22

And Noah did this. He did everything that God had commanded him.

Obedience » Words of Christ concerning » The basal rock of character

Matthew 7:24

"Therefore, everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them will be like a sensible man who built his house on the rock.

Obedience » Instances of » Elisha

1 Kings 19:19-21

Elijah left there and found Elisha son of Shaphat as he was plowing. Twelve teams of oxen were in front of him, and he was with the twelfth team. Elijah walked by him and threw his mantle over him. Elisha left the oxen, ran to follow Elijah, and said, "Please let me kiss my father and mother, and then I will follow you." "Go on back," he replied, "for what have I done to you?" So he turned back from following him, took the team of oxen, and slaughtered them. With the oxen's wooden yoke and plow, he cooked the meat and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he left, followed Elijah, and served him.

Obedience » Instances of » Jotham

2 Chronicles 36:22-23

In the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, the word of the Lord spoken through Jeremiah was fulfilled. The Lord put it into the mind of King Cyrus of Persia to issue a proclamation throughout his entire kingdom and also [to put it] in writing: This is what King Cyrus of Persia says: The Lord, the God of heaven, has given me all the kingdoms of the earth and has appointed me to build Him a temple at Jerusalem in Judah. Whoever among you of His people may go up, and may the Lord his God be with him.

Obedience » Examples of » Joshua

Joshua 11:15

Just as the Lord had commanded His servant Moses, Moses commanded Joshua. That is what Joshua did, leaving nothing undone of all that the Lord had commanded Moses.

Obedience » Examples of » Christ

Hebrews 5:8

Though a Son, He learned obedience through what He suffered.

Obedience » To God, the duty of » The price of success

Obedience » Instances of » Simon and andrew

Mark 1:16-18

As He was passing along by the Sea of Galilee, He saw Simon and Andrew, Simon's brother. They were casting a net into the sea, since they were fishermen. "Follow Me," Jesus told them, "and I will make you fish for people!" Immediately they left their nets and followed Him.

Obedience » Instances of » John and james

Mark 1:19-20

Going on a little farther, He saw James the son of Zebedee and his brother John. They were in their boat mending their nets. Immediately He called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed Him.

Obedience » Instances of » Reubenites

Joshua 22:2-3

and told them, "You have done everything Moses the Lord's servant commanded you and have obeyed me in everything I commanded you. You have not deserted your brothers even once this whole time but have carried out the requirement of the command of the Lord your God.

Obedience » Instances of » Ninevites

Jonah 3:5-10

The men of Nineveh believed in God. They proclaimed a fast and dressed in sackcloth-from the greatest of them to the least. When word reached the king of Nineveh, he got up from his throne, took off his royal robe, put on sackcloth, and sat in ashes. Then he issued a decree in Nineveh: By order of the king and his nobles: No man or beast, herd or flock, is to taste anything at all. They must not eat or drink water. read more.
Furthermore, both man and beast must be covered with sackcloth, and everyone must call out earnestly to God. Each must turn from his evil ways and from the violence he is doing. Who knows? God may turn and relent; He may turn from His burning anger so that we will not perish. Then God saw their actions-that they had turned from their evil ways-so God relented from the disaster He had threatened to do to them. And He did not do it.

Obedience » Instances of » Uzziah

2 Chronicles 26:4-5

He did what was right in the Lord's sight as his father Amaziah had done. He sought God throughout the lifetime of Zechariah, the teacher of the fear of God. During the time that he sought the Lord, God gave him success.

Obedience » Instances of » gideon

Judges 6:25-28

On that very night the Lord said to him, "Take your father's young bull and a second bull seven years old. Then tear down the altar of Baal that belongs to your father and cut down the Asherah pole beside it. Build a well-constructed altar to the Lord your God on the top of this rock. Take the second bull and offer it as a burnt offering with the wood of the Asherah pole you cut down." So Gideon took 10 of his male servants and did as the Lord had told him. But because he was too afraid of his father's household and the men of the city to do it in the daytime, he did it at night. read more.
When the men of the city got up in the morning, they found Baal's altar torn down, the Asherah pole beside it cut down, and the second bull offered up on the altar that had been built.

Obedience » Words of Christ concerning » The key to spiritual knowledge

Obedience » To God, the duty of » The imperative duty of life

Obedience » Instances of » Jehoiada

2 Chronicles 24:16

He was buried in the city of David with the kings because he had done [what was] good in Israel with respect to God and His temple.

Obedience » Instances of » Levites

2 Chronicles 29:34

However, since there were not enough priests, they weren't able to skin all the burnt offerings, so their Levite brothers helped them until the work was finished and until the priests consecrated themselves. For the Levites were more conscientious to consecrate themselves than the priests were.

Obedience » Instances of » jacob

Genesis 35:1

God said to Jacob, "Get up! Go to Bethel and settle there. Build an altar there to the God who appeared to you when you fled from your brother Esau."

Genesis 35:7

Jacob built an altar there and called the place God of Bethel because it was there that God had revealed Himself to him when he was fleeing from his brother.

Obedience » Instances of » Under the preaching of haggai

Haggai 1:12

Then Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, the high priest Joshua son of Jehozadak, and the entire remnant of the people obeyed the voice of the Lord their God and the words of the prophet Haggai, because the Lord their God had sent him. So the people feared the Lord.

Obedience » Instances of » Bethuel and laban

Genesis 24:50

Laban and Bethuel answered, "This is from the Lord; we have no choice in the matter.

Obedience » Instances of » The disciples

Obedience » Instances of » Nathanael

John 1:47

Then Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward Him and said about him, "Here is a true Israelite; no deceit is in him."

Obedience » Instances of » -ezra

Ezra 7:10

because Ezra had determined in his heart to study the law of the Lord, obey [it], and teach [its] statutes and ordinances in Israel.

Obedience » Instances of » Asa

2 Chronicles 14:2

Asa did what was good and right in the sight of the Lord his God.

Obedience » Instances of » John the baptist

Matthew 3:15

Jesus answered him, "Allow it for now, because this is the way for us to fulfill all righteousness." Then he allowed Him [to be baptized].

Obedience » Instances of » Cornelius

Obedience » Instances of » Daniel

Daniel 6:10

When Daniel learned that the document had been signed, he went into his house. The windows in its upper room opened toward Jerusalem, and three times a day he got down on his knees, prayed, and gave thanks to his God, just as he had done before.

Obedience » Instances of » Simeon

Obedience » Instances of » Caleb

Deuteronomy 1:36

except Caleb the son of Jephunneh. He will see it, and I will give him and his descendants the land on which he has set foot, because he followed the Lord completely.'

Obedience » Instances of » Jonah

Jonah 3:3

So Jonah got up and went to Nineveh according to the Lord's command. Now Nineveh was an extremely large city, a three-day walk.

Obedience » Instances of » Mary

Obedience » Instances of » Levi

Obedience » Instances of » Job

Job 1:8

Then the Lord said to Satan, "Have you considered My servant Job? No one else on earth is like him, a man of perfect integrity, who fears God and turns away from evil."

Obedience » Instances of » Zacharias

Luke 1:6

Both were righteous in God's sight, living without blame according to all the commandments and requirements of the Lord.

Obedience » Instances of » Matthew

Obedience » Instances of » Hanani

Nehemiah 7:2

Then I put my brother Hanani in charge of Jerusalem, along with Hananiah, commander of the fortress, because he was a faithful man who feared God more than most.

Obedience » Instances of » Shadrach, meshach, and abed-nego

Perfection » Some essential elements of » Obedience

Prayer » Conditions for successful » Obedience

Servant's duty » Obedience

Topics on Obedience

Blessings Of Obedience

3;26;3-10

"If you follow My statutes and faithfully observe My commands,

Jesus Christ, Obedience Of

40;26;39

Going a little farther, He fell facedown and prayed, "My Father! If it is possible, let this cup pass from Me. Yet not as I will, but as You will."

Obedience To God

2;19;5

Now if you will listen to Me and carefully keep My covenant, you will be My own possession out of all the peoples, although all the earth is Mine,

Reverence, And Obedience

32;1;16

The men feared the Lord even more, and they offered a sacrifice to the Lord and made vows.

Righteous By Obedience

5;6;25

Righteousness will be ours if we are careful to follow every one of these commands before the Lord our God, as He has commanded us.'

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