16 Bible verses about Scoffing (J2000)

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Scoffing

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Jeremiah 19:8

And I will make this city desolate and a hissing; every one that passes thereby shall be astonished and hiss because of all its plagues.

1 Kings 9:6-9

But if ye shall obstinately turn from following me, ye or your sons, and will not keep my commandments and my statutes which I have set before you, but go and serve other gods and worship them, I will cut off Israel out of the land which I have given them, and this house, which I have sanctified unto my name, I will cast out of my sight, and Israel shall be a proverb and a byword among all peoples; and at this house, which was high, any one that passes by it shall be astonished and shall hiss, and they shall say, Why has the LORD done thus unto this land and to this house? read more.
And they shall answer, Because they forsook the LORD their God, who brought forth their fathers out of the land of Egypt and have taken hold upon other gods and have worshipped them and served them; for this the LORD has brought upon them all this evil.

Jeremiah 49:17

Also Edom shall be a desolation; every one that goes by it shall be astonished and shall hiss at all its plagues.

Jeremiah 50:13

Because of the wrath of the LORD, she shall not be inhabited, but she shall be completely desolate; every one that goes by Babylon shall be astonished and hiss at all her plagues.

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Lamentations 2:15-17

Samech All that passed by clapped their hands over thee and whistled and wagged their heads over the daughter of Jerusalem, saying, Is this the city that men called The perfection of beauty, The joy of the whole earth? Pe All thine enemies opened their mouths regarding thee; they whistled and gnashed their teeth; they said, Swallow her up; certainly this is the day that we looked for; we have found it, we have seen it. Ain The LORD has done that which he had determined; he has fulfilled his word that he had commanded from the time of old; he has destroyed and has not forgiven; and he has caused thine enemy to rejoice over thee; he has raised up the horn of thine adversaries.

Zephaniah 2:13-15

And he will stretch out his hand over the north wind and destroy Assyria and will make Nineveh a desolation and dry like a wilderness. And flocks shall lie down in the midst of her, all the beasts of the Gentiles; both the cormorant and the bittern shall lodge in her thresholds; their voice shall sing in the windows; desolation shall be in the gates: for her cedar work shall be uncovered. This is the rejoicing city that dwelt carelessly, that said in her heart, I am, and there is none beside me: how is she become a desolation, a place for beasts to lie down in! anyone that passes by her shall hiss and wag his hand.

2 Chronicles 36:15-16

And the LORD God of their fathers sent to them by the hand of his messengers, rising up early, and sending because he had compassion on his people and on his dwelling place. But they mocked the messengers of God and despised his words and misused his prophets until the wrath of the LORD arose against his people, and there was no remedy.

2 Peter 3:3-4

knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts and saying, Where is the promise of his coming? For since the day in which the fathers fell asleep, all things continue as they were from the beginning of the creation.

Acts 13:41

Behold, ye despisers, and wonder and perish, for I do a work in your days, a work which ye would in no wise believe, if one should declare it unto you.

Habakkuk 1:5

Behold among the Gentiles and regard and wonder marvelously, for a work shall be done in your days which ye will not believe, though it be told you.

Habakkuk 1:10

And he shall scoff at the kings, and the princes shall be a scorn unto him, he shall deride every fortress and shall heap dust and take it.

Psalm 73:3-8

For I became angry against the foolish when I saw the peace of the wicked. Because there is no restraint that would bring about their death, but their strength is firm. They are not in trouble as other men; neither are they plagued like other men. read more.
Therefore they are crowned with pride; they cover themselves with violence as a garment. Their eyes stand out with fatness; they easily obtain the desires of their heart. They are lawless and speak wickedly of doing violence; they speak loftily.

Isaiah 28:14-15

Therefore hear the word of the LORD, ye scornful men, that have taken rule over this people which is in Jerusalem. Because ye have said, We have made a covenant with death, and with Sheol we are at agreement; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, it shall not come unto us: for we have made lies our refuge, and under falsehood we have hid ourselves:

Proverbs 29:9

If a wise man contends with a foolish man, whether he rages or laughs, there is no rest.

Psalm 59:5-8

Thou, therefore, O LORD God of the hosts, the God of Israel, awake to visit all the Gentiles; be not merciful to any rebellious workers of iniquity. Selah. They will return at evening; they will bark like dogs and go round about outside the city. Behold, they belch out with their mouth; swords are in their lips; for who, say they, doth hear? read more.
But thou, O LORD, shalt laugh at them; thou shalt have all the Gentiles in derision.

Psalm 2:1-6

Why do the Gentiles rage, and the peoples imagine a vain thing? The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD and against his anointed, saying, let us break their bands asunder and cast away their cords from us. read more.
He that sits in the heavens shall laugh: the Lord shall have them in derision. Then he shall speak unto them in his wrath and trouble them in his sore displeasure. Yet I have set my king upon Zion, the mountain of my holiness.

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Covetousness » Natural fruits of » Scoffing

Scoffing » Instances of » Soldiers

Luke 23:36

And the soldiers also mocked him, coming to him and offering him vinegar

Matthew 27:28-30

And they stripped him and put on him a scarlet robe. And when they had platted a crown of thorns, they put it upon his head and a reed in his right hand; and they bowed the knee before him and mocked him, saying, Receive joy, King of the Jews! And they spit upon him and took the reed and smote him on the head.

Scoffing » Instances of » The men who seized jesus

Luke 22:63-64

And the men that held Jesus mocked him and smote him. And when they had blindfolded him, they struck him on the face and asked him, saying, Prophesy, who is it that smote thee?

Scoffing » Instances of » Enemies of david

Psalm 35:15-16

But in my adversity they rejoiced and gathered themselves together; yea, the smiters gathered themselves together against me, and I knew it not; they tore me apart and did not cease: With immature hypocritical mockers, they gnashed upon me with their teeth.

Scoffing » Instances of » the Heathen

Ezekiel 36:2-3

Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Because the enemy hath said regarding you, Aha, even the ancient high places are ours in possession; therefore prophesy and say, Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Because they have made you desolate and swallowed you up on every side that ye might be a possession unto the residue of the Gentiles, and ye are taken up in the lips of talkers and are an infamy of the people;

Scoffing » Instances of » Enemies of job

Job 30:1

But now those that are younger than I have me in derision, whose fathers I would have disdained to have set with the dogs of my flock.

Job 30:9

And now I am their song, and I am their byword.

Scoffing » Instances of » Ephraim and manasseh

2 Chronicles 30:10

So the posts passed from city to city through the land of Ephraim and Manasseh even unto Zebulun, but they laughed them to scorn and mocked them.

Scoffing » Instances of » Rulers of israel

Isaiah 28:14

Therefore hear the word of the LORD, ye scornful men, that have taken rule over this people which is in Jerusalem.

Scoffing » Instances of » Chiefs of judah

2 Chronicles 36:16

But they mocked the messengers of God and despised his words and misused his prophets until the wrath of the LORD arose against his people, and there was no remedy.

Scoffing » Instances of » The people and the jewish rulers

Luke 23:35

And the people stood beholding. And the princes also with them derided him, saying, He saved others; let him save himself if he is the Christ, the chosen of God.

Scoffing » Instances of » Youths at beth-el

2 Kings 2:23

Then he went up from there unto Bethel, and as he was going up by the way, the young men of the city came forth and mocked him, saying, Go up, thou bald head; go up, thou bald head.

Scoffing » Instances of » The athenians

Acts 17:32

And when they heard of the resurrection of the dead, some mocked; and others said, We will hear thee again of this matter.

Scoffing » Instances of » Pharisees

Scoffing » Instances of » Herod antipas

Luke 23:11

And Herod with his court despised him and mocked him and arrayed him in a gorgeous robe and sent him again to Pilate.

Scoffing » Instances of » Chief priests

Matthew 27:41

Likewise also the princes of the priests mocking him, with the scribes and elders, said,

Scoffing » Instances of » Ammonites

Ezekiel 25:3

and say unto the sons of Ammon, Hear the word of the Lord GOD, Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Because thou didst say, Aha, it is well! upon my sanctuary, which was profaned; and upon the land of Israel, which it was made desolate; and upon the house of Judah, because they went into captivity;

Scoffing » Instances of » Tyrians

Ezekiel 26:2

Son of man, because Tyre has said concerning Jerusalem, Aha, it is well that she is broken who is the gate of the peoples; she is turned unto me; I shall be filled; and she shall be deserted:

Scoffing » Instances of » Some of the multitude

Scoffing » Instances of » Ishmael

Genesis 21:9

And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had born unto Abraham, mocking.

Scoffing » Instances of » Sanballat

Nehemiah 4:1

But it came to pass that when Sanballat heard that we were building the wall, he was wroth and took great indignation and mocked the Jews.

worldly Snares » Scoffing

Proverbs 29:8

Scornful men bring a city into a snare, but wise men turn away wrath.

Temptation » Special sources of worldly snares » Scoffing

Proverbs 29:8

Scornful men bring a city into a snare, but wise men turn away wrath.