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Theasaurus: Sports

35 Bible Verses about Sports

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Proverbs 26:19

So is the man who gets the better of his neighbour by deceit, and says, Am I not doing so in sport?

Genesis 26:8

And when he had been there for some time, Abimelech, king of the Philistines, looking through a window, saw Isaac playing with Rebekah his wife.

Proverbs 10:23

It is sport to the foolish man to do evil, but the man of good sense takes delight in wisdom.

Psalm 69:11

When I put on the clothing of grief, they said evil of me.

Judges 16:27

Now the house was full of men and women; and all the lords of the Philistines were there; and about three thousand men and women were on the roof, looking on while Samson made sport.

Judges 16:25

Now when their hearts were full of joy, they said, Send for Samson to make sport for us. And they sent for Samson out of the prison-house, and he made sport before them; and they put him between the pillars.

Isaiah 57:4

Of whom do you make sport? against whom is your mouth open wide and your tongue put out? are you not uncontrolled children, a false seed,

Psalm 104:26

There go the ships; there is that great beast, which you have made as a plaything.

Genesis 21:9

And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian playing with Isaac.

2 Peter 3:3

Having first of all the knowledge that in the last days there will be men who, ruled by their evil desires, will make sport of holy things,

Genesis 20:2

And Abraham said of Sarah, his wife, She is my sister: and Abimelech, king of Gerar, sent and took Sarah.

Genesis 49:6

Take no part in their secrets, O my soul; keep far away, O my heart, from their meetings; for in their wrath they put men to death, and for their pleasure even oxen were wounded.

Jeremiah 13:23

Is it possible for the skin of the Ethiopian to be changed, or the markings on the leopard? Then it might be possible for you to do good, who have been trained to do evil.

Amos 5:24

But let the right go rolling on like waters, and righteousness like an ever-flowing stream.

2 Chronicles 26:1

Then all the people of Judah took Uzziah, who was sixteen years old, and made him king in place of his father Amaziah.

Song of Solomon 6:11

I went down into the garden of nuts to see the green plants of the valley, and to see if the vine was in bud, and the pomegranate-trees were in flower.

2 Chronicles 26:5

He gave himself to searching after God in the days of Zechariah, who made men wise in the fear of God; and as long as he was true to the Lord, God made things go well for him.

2 Chronicles 26:2

He was the builder of Eloth, which he got back for Judah after the death of the king.

2 Chronicles 26:14

And Uzziah had all these forces armed with body-covers and spears and head-covers and coats of metal and bows and stones for sending from leather bands.

2 Chronicles 26:15

And in Jerusalem he made machines, the invention of expert men, to be placed on the towers and angles of the walls for sending arrows and great stones. And his name was honoured far and wide; for he was greatly helped till he was strong.

2 Chronicles 26:7

And God gave him help against the Philistines, and against the Arabians living in Gur-baal, and against the Meunim.

2 Chronicles 26:9

Uzziah made towers in Jerusalem, at the doorway in the angle and at the doorway in the valley and at the turn of the wall, arming them.

2 Chronicles 26:4

He did what was right in the eyes of the Lord, as his father Amaziah had done.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain