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Theasaurus: Pursuing

19 Bible Verses about Pursuing

Most Relevant Verses

Exodus 15:9

The enemy said:
“I will pursue, I will overtake,
I will divide the spoil.
My desire will be gratified at their expense.
I will draw my sword;
my hand will destroy them.”

Leviticus 26:17

I will turn against you, so that you will be defeated by your enemies. Those who hate you will rule over you, and you will flee even though no one is pursuing you.

2 Samuel 17:1

17 1 Ahithophel said to Absalom, “Let me choose 12,000 men, and I will set out in pursuit of David tonight.

Ezekiel 35:6

therefore, as I live”—this is the declaration of the Lord God—“I will destine you for bloodshed, and it will pursue you. Since you did not hate bloodshed, it will pursue you.

Proverbs 15:9

The Lord detests the way of the wicked,
but He loves the one who pursues righteousness.

Proverbs 11:19

Genuine righteousness leads to life,
but pursuing evil leads to death.

1 Samuel 23:25

and Saul and his men went to look for him. When David was told about it, he went down to the rock and stayed in the Wilderness of Maon. Saul heard of this and pursued David there.

1 Peter 3:10-11

For theone who wants to love life
and to see good days
must keep his tongue from evil
and his lips from speaking deceit, and he must turn awayfrom evil
and do what is good.
He must seek peaceand pursue it,

Topics on Pursuing

Pursuing Good


Turn away from evil and do what is good;
seek peace and pursue it.

Pursuing People


Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness—without it no one will see the Lord.

Pursuing Violence


Draw the spear and javelin against my pursuers,
and assure me: “I am your deliverance.”

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