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50 Bible Verses about The Elderly

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Deuteronomy 32:7

Remember the ancient days; bear in mind the years of past generations. Ask your father and he will inform you, your elders, and they will tell you.

Mark 7:3

(For the Pharisees and all the Jews do not eat unless they perform a ritual washing, holding fast to the tradition of the elders.

Psalm 119:100

I am more discerning than those older than I, for I observe your precepts.

Ezekiel 8:1

In the sixth year, in the sixth month, on the fifth of the month, as I was sitting in my house with the elders of Judah sitting in front of me, the hand of the sovereign Lord seized me.

1 Timothy 5:19

Do not accept an accusation against an elder unless it can be confirmed by two or three witnesses.

Job 32:7

I said to myself, 'Age should speak, and length of years should make wisdom known.'

Revelation 4:10

the twenty-four elders throw themselves to the ground before the one who sits on the throne and worship the one who lives forever and ever, and they offer their crowns before his throne, saying:

Exodus 24:9

Moses and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and the seventy elders of Israel went up,

Deuteronomy 28:50

a nation of stern appearance that will have no regard for the elderly or pity for the young.

Numbers 11:16

The Lord said to Moses, "Gather to me seventy men of the elders of Israel, whom you know are elders of the people and officials over them, and bring them to the tent of meeting; let them take their position there with you.

Ezekiel 9:6

Old men, young men, young women, little children, and women -- wipe them out! But do not touch anyone who has the mark. Begin at my sanctuary!" So they began with the elders who were at the front of the temple.

Acts 21:18

The next day Paul went in with us to see James, and all the elders were there.

2 Chronicles 10:8

But Rehoboam rejected their advice and consulted the young advisers who served him, with whom he had grown up.

Job 12:20

He deprives the trusted advisers of speech and takes away the discernment of elders.

Isaiah 3:5

The people will treat each other harshly; men will oppose each other; neighbors will fight. Youths will proudly defy the elderly and riffraff will challenge those who were once respected.

Joel 2:16

Gather the people; sanctify an assembly! Gather the elders; gather the children and the nursing infants. Let the bridegroom come out from his bedroom and the bride from her private quarters.

Joshua 24:31

Israel worshiped the Lord throughout Joshua's lifetime and as long as the elderly men who outlived him remained alive. These men had experienced firsthand everything the Lord had done for Israel.

Matthew 18:16

But if he does not listen, take one or two others with you, so that at the testimony of two or three witnesses every matter may be established.

Matthew 26:3

Then the chief priests and the elders of the people met together in the palace of the high priest, who was named Caiaphas.

1 Samuel 15:30

Saul again replied, "I have sinned. But please honor me before the elders of my people and before Israel. Go back with me so I may worship the Lord your God."

Revelation 4:4

In a circle around the throne were twenty-four other thrones, and seated on those thrones were twenty-four elders. They were dressed in white clothing and had golden crowns on their heads.

Exodus 3:16

"Go and bring together the elders of Israel and tell them, 'The Lord, the God of your fathers, appeared to me -- the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob -- saying, "I have attended carefully to you and to what has been done to you in Egypt,

Isaiah 3:4

The Lord says, "I will make youths their officials; malicious young men will rule over them.

Ezekiel 8:7

He brought me to the entrance of the court, and as I watched, I noticed a hole in the wall.

1 Kings 12:6

King Rehoboam consulted with the older advisers who had served his father Solomon when he had been alive. He asked them, "How do you advise me to answer these people?"

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