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Proving, Through Testing

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Zechariah 13:8-9

"It will come about in all the land," Declares the LORD, "That two parts in it will be cut off and perish; But the third will be left in it.

Psalm 66:10-12

For You have tried us, O God; You have refined us as silver is refined.

Proverbs 17:3

The refining pot is for silver and the furnace for gold, But the LORD tests hearts.

Isaiah 48:10

"Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction.

Jeremiah 6:27-30

"I have made you an assayer and a tester among My people, That you may know and assay their way."

Jeremiah 9:7

Therefore thus says the LORD of hosts, "Behold, I will refine them and assay them; For what else can I do, because of the daughter of My people?

Exodus 16:4

Then the LORD said to Moses, "Behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you; and the people shall go out and gather a day's portion every day, that I may test them, whether or not they will walk in My instruction.

Exodus 15:25-26

Then he cried out to the LORD, and the LORD showed him a tree; and he threw it into the waters, and the waters became sweet There He made for them a statute and regulation, and there He tested them.

Deuteronomy 8:2-5

"You shall remember all the way which the LORD your God has led you in the wilderness these forty years, that He might humble you, testing you, to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep His commandments or not.

Judges 2:22

in order to test Israel by them, whether they will keep the way of the LORD to walk in it as their fathers did, or not."

Judges 3:1-4

Now these are the nations which the LORD left, to test Israel by them (that is, all who had not experienced any of the wars of Canaan;

1 Chronicles 29:17

"Since I know, O my God, that You try the heart and delight in uprightness, I, in the integrity of my heart, have willingly offered all these things; so now with joy I have seen Your people, who are present here, make their offerings willingly to You.

Deuteronomy 13:1-3

"If a prophet or a dreamer of dreams arises among you and gives you a sign or a wonder,

1 Peter 1:6-7

In this you greatly rejoice, even though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been distressed by various trials,

Genesis 22:1-18

Now it came about after these things, that God tested Abraham, and said to him, "Abraham!" And he said, "Here I am."

2 Chronicles 32:31

Even in the matter of the envoys of the rulers of Babylon, who sent to him to inquire of the wonder that had happened in the land, God left him alone only to test him, that He might know all that was in his heart.

John 6:5-6

Therefore Jesus, lifting up His eyes and seeing that a large crowd was coming to Him, said to Philip, "Where are we to buy bread, so that these may eat?"

James 1:2-3

Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials,

Psalm 78:18-22

And in their heart they put God to the test By asking food according to their desire.

Exodus 17:1-7

Then all the congregation of the sons of Israel journeyed by stages from the wilderness of Sin, according to the command of the LORD, and camped at Rephidim, and there was no water for the people to drink.

Numbers 14:22-23

"Surely all the men who have seen My glory and My signs which I performed in Egypt and in the wilderness, yet have put Me to the test these ten times and have not listened to My voice,

Deuteronomy 6:16

"You shall not put the LORD your God to the test, as you tested Him at Massah.

Psalm 78:40-44

How often they rebelled against Him in the wilderness And grieved Him in the desert!

Psalm 106:13-15

They quickly forgot His works; They did not wait for His counsel,

1 Corinthians 10:9

Nor let us try the Lord, as some of them did, and were destroyed by the serpents.

Hebrews 3:7-11

Therefore, just as the Holy Spirit says, "TODAY IF YOU HEAR HIS VOICE,

Psalm 95:7-11

For He is our God, And we are the people of His pasture and the sheep of His hand Today, if you would hear His voice,

Malachi 3:10

"Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, so that there may be food in My house, and test Me now in this," says the LORD of hosts, "if I will not open for you the windows of heaven and pour out for you a blessing until it overflows.

Isaiah 7:10-14

Then the LORD spoke again to Ahaz, saying,

2 Corinthians 13:5

Test yourselves to see if you are in the faith; examine yourselves! Or do you not recognize this about yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you--unless indeed you fail the test?

Galatians 6:4

But each one must examine his own work, and then he will have reason for boasting in regard to himself alone, and not in regard to another.

1 John 4:1-3

Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world.

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