37 Bible Verses about rehabilitation
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For it is better to suffer for doing good, if God wills it, than for doing evil.
For what credit is it if you sin and are mistreated and endure it? But if you do good and suffer and so endure, this finds favor with God.
Wake up! Wake up! Clothe yourself with strength, O arm of the Lord! Wake up as in former times, as in antiquity! Did you not smash the Proud One? Did you not wound the sea monster?
The old prophet then said, "I too am a prophet like you. An angel told me with the Lord's authority, 'Bring him back with you to your house so he can eat and drink.'" But he was lying to him.
He says to himself, "God overlooks it; he does not pay attention; he never notices."
But now you are trying to kill me, a man who has told you the truth I heard from God. Abraham did not do this!
And the scripture was fulfilled that says, "Now Abraham believed God and it was counted to him for righteousness," and he was called God's friend.
For we heard how the Lord dried up the water of the Red Sea before you when you left Egypt and how you annihilated the two Amorite kings, Sihon and Og, on the other side of the Jordan.
Then Simeon blessed them and said to his mother Mary, "Listen carefully: This child is destined to be the cause of the falling and rising of many in Israel and to be a sign that will be rejected.
They answered him, "Abraham is our father!" Jesus replied, "If you are Abraham's children, you would be doing the deeds of Abraham.
The wicked man is so arrogant he always thinks, "God won't hold me accountable; he doesn't care."
He says to himself, "I will never be upended, because I experience no calamity."
Lord, you have heard the request of the oppressed; you make them feel secure because you listen to their prayer.
He is secure at all times. He has no regard for your commands; he disdains all his enemies.
The wicked arrogantly chase the oppressed; the oppressed are trapped by the schemes the wicked have dreamed up.
You defend the fatherless and oppressed, so that mere mortals may no longer terrorize them.
Yes, the wicked man boasts because he gets what he wants; the one who robs others curses and rejects the Lord.
Why does the wicked man reject God? He says to himself, "You will not hold me accountable."
The Lord rules forever! The nations are driven out of his land.
He waits in ambush near the villages; in hidden places he kills the innocent. His eyes look for some unfortunate victim.
Why, Lord, do you stand far off? Why do you pay no attention during times of trouble?
But to Adam he said, "Because you obeyed your wife and ate from the tree about which I commanded you, 'You must not eat from it,' cursed is the ground thanks to you; in painful toil you will eat of it all the days of your life.
You have taken notice, for you always see one who inflicts pain and suffering. The unfortunate victim entrusts his cause to you; you deliver the fatherless.
His mouth is full of curses and deceptive, harmful words; his tongue injures and destroys.
When Solomon became old, his wives shifted his allegiance to other gods; he was not wholeheartedly devoted to the Lord his God, as his father David had been.
King Solomon fell in love with many foreign women (besides Pharaoh's daughter), including Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Sidonians, and Hittites.
I will make up for the years that the 'arbeh-locust consumed your crops -- the yeleq-locust, the hasil-locust, and the gazam-locust -- my great army that I sent against you.
Solomon tried to kill Jeroboam, but Jeroboam escaped to Egypt and found refuge with King Shishak of Egypt. He stayed in Egypt until Solomon died.
Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a soft tongue can break a bone.
Banish emotional stress from your mind. and put away pain from your body; for youth and the prime of life are fleeting.
The Lord was angry with Solomon because he had shifted his allegiance away from the Lord, the God of Israel, who had appeared to him on two occasions
and he grabbed the robe and tore it into twelve pieces.
Solomon did evil in the Lord's sight; he did not remain loyal to the Lord, like his father David had.
He lies in ambush in a hidden place, like a lion in a thicket; he lies in ambush, waiting to catch the oppressed; he catches the oppressed by pulling in his net.
They came from nations about which the Lord had warned the Israelites, "You must not establish friendly relations with them! If you do, they will surely shift your allegiance to their gods." But Solomon was irresistibly attracted to them.
I will take the kingdom from the hand of his son and give ten tribes to you.
He had 700 royal wives and 300 concubines; his wives had a powerful influence over him.