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Theasaurus: Scoffers

39 Bible Verses about Scoffers

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2 Peter 3:3-4

First, be aware of this: scoffers will come in the last days to scoff, following their own lusts, saying, "Where is the promise of His coming? For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all things continue as they have been since the beginning of creation."

Acts 13:41

Look, you scoffers, marvel and vanish away, because I am doing a work in your days, a work that you will never believe, even if someone were to explain it to you. "

Jude 1:18

they told you, "In the end time there will be scoffers walking according to their own ungodly desires."

Psalm 73:11

They say, "How can God know? Does the Most High know everything?"

Isaiah 5:19

to those who say: "Let Him hurry up and do His work quickly so that we can see it! Let the plan of the Holy One of Israel take place so that we can know it!"

Jeremiah 17:15

Hear how they keep challenging me, "Where is the word of the Lord? Let it come!"

Acts 17:18

Then also, some of the Epicurean and Stoic philosophers argued with him. Some said, "What is this pseudo-intellectual trying to say?" Others replied, "He seems to be a preacher of foreign deities"-because he was telling the good news about Jesus and the resurrection.

2 Peter 3:3

First, be aware of this: scoffers will come in the last days to scoff, following their own lusts,

Proverbs 9:8

Don't rebuke a mocker, or he will hate you; rebuke a wise man, and he will love you.

Proverbs 29:8

Mockers inflame a city, but the wise turn away anger.

Proverbs 9:7

The one who corrects a mocker will bring dishonor on himself; the one who rebukes a wicked man will get hurt.

2 Chronicles 30:6-10

So the couriers went throughout Israel and Judah with letters from the hand of the king and his officials, and according to the king's command, saying, "Israelites, return to the Lord God of Abraham, Isaac, and Israel so that He may return to those of you who remain, who have escaped from the grasp of the kings of Assyria. Don't be like your fathers and your brothers who were unfaithful to the Lord God of their ancestors so that He made them an object of horror as you yourselves see. Don't become obstinate now like your fathers did. Give your allegiance to the Lord, and come to His sanctuary that He has consecrated forever. Serve the Lord your God so that He may turn His fierce wrath away from you,read more.
for when you return to the Lord, your brothers and your sons [will receive] mercy in the presence of their captors and will return to this land. For the Lord your God is gracious and merciful; He will not turn [His] face away from you if you return to Him." The couriers traveled from city to city in the land of Ephraim and Manasseh as far as Zebulun, but the inhabitants laughed at them and mocked them.

2 Chronicles 36:16

But they kept ridiculing God's messengers, despising His words, and scoffing at His prophets, until the Lord's wrath was so stirred up against His people that there was no remedy.

Job 21:14-15

Yet they say to God: "Leave us alone! We don't want to know Your ways. Who is the Almighty, that we should serve Him, and what will we gain by pleading with Him?"

Job 34:7

What man is like Job? He drinks derision like water.

Psalm 42:3

My tears have been my food day and night, while all day long people say to me, "Where is your God?"

Psalm 78:19-20

They spoke against God, saying, "Is God able to provide food in the wilderness? Look! He struck the rock and water gushed out; torrents overflowed. But can He also provide bread or furnish meat for His people?"

Psalm 107:11-12

because they rebelled against God's commands and despised the counsel of the Most High. He broke their spirits with hard labor; they stumbled, and there was no one to help.

Psalm 9:12

For the One who seeks an accounting for bloodshed remembers them; He does not forget the cry of the afflicted.

Psalm 14:6-9

You [sinners] frustrate the plans of the afflicted, but the Lord is his refuge. Oh, that Israel's deliverance would come from Zion! When the Lord restores His captive people, Jacob will rejoice; Israel will be glad.

Psalm 21:11-24

Though they intend to harm you and devise a wicked plan, they will not prevail. Instead, you will put them to flight when you aim your bow at their faces. Be exalted, Lord, in Your strength; we will sing and praise Your might.

Psalm 22:10

I was given over to You at birth; You have been my God from my mother's womb.

Isaiah 5:18-19

Woe to those who drag wickedness with cords of deceit and [pull] sin along with cart ropes, to those who say: "Let Him hurry up and do His work quickly so that we can see it! Let the plan of the Holy One of Israel take place so that we can know it!"

Isaiah 10:15

Does an ax exalt itself above the one who chops with it? Does a saw magnify itself above the one who saws with it? As if a staff could wave those who lift it! As if a rod could lift what isn't wood!

Isaiah 29:20

For the ruthless one will vanish, the scorner will disappear, and all those who lie in wait with evil intent will be killed-

Isaiah 57:4

Who is it you are mocking? Who is it you are opening your mouth and sticking out your tongue at? Isn't it you, you rebellious children, you race of liars,

Lamentations 1:7

During the days of her affliction and homelessness Jerusalem remembers all her precious belongings that were [hers] in days of old. When her people fell into the adversary's hand, she had no one to help. The adversaries looked at her, laughing over her downfall.

Ezekiel 8:12

Then He said to me, "Son of man, do you see what the elders of the house of Israel are doing in the darkness, each at the shrine of his idol? For they are saying: The Lord does not see us. The Lord has abandoned the land."

Ezekiel 9:9

He answered me: "The iniquity of the house of Israel and Judah is extremely great; the land is full of bloodshed, and the city full of perversity. For they say: The Lord has abandoned the land; He does not see.

Ezekiel 11:2-3

The Lord said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who plan evil and give wicked advice in this city. They are saying: Isn't the time near to build houses? The city is the pot, and we are the meat.

Ezekiel 33:20

Yet you say: The Lord's way isn't fair. I will judge each of you according to his ways, house of Israel."

Hosea 7:5

On the day of our king, the princes are sick with the heat of wine- there is a conspiracy with traitors.

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Faith » Obstacles that test the faith of believers » Scoffers

John 9:24

So a second time they summoned the man who had been blind and told him, "Give glory to God. We know that this man is a sinner!"

Hindrances » Obstacles that test the faith of believers » Scoffers

John 9:24

So a second time they summoned the man who had been blind and told him, "Give glory to God. We know that this man is a sinner!"

Hindrances » Test believers » Scoffers

John 9:24

So a second time they summoned the man who had been blind and told him, "Give glory to God. We know that this man is a sinner!"

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