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39 Bible Verses about thieves

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John 10:8

All those who came before me are thieves and robbers, but the sheep do not listen to them.

Exodus 22:2

" 'If a thief is found in the act of breaking in and he is struck and he dies, there is not bloodguilt for him.

John 10:1

"Truly, truly I say to you, the one who does not enter through the door into the fold of the sheep, but climbs up at some other place--that one is a thief and a robber.

Matthew 21:13

And he said to them, "It is written, 'My house will be called a house of prayer,' but you have made it a cave of robbers!"

Matthew 24:43

But understand this: that if the master of the house had known what watch of the night the thief was coming, he would have stayed awake and would not have let his house be broken into.

1 Corinthians 6:10

nor thieves, nor greedy persons, not drunkards, not abusive persons, not swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.

Jeremiah 7:11

Has this house, which is called {by my name}, become a cave of robbers in your eyes? Look, I, even I, have seen [it]," {declares} Yahweh.

Zechariah 5:4

'I have sent it out,' {declares} Yahweh of hosts, 'and it will go into the house of the thief and into the house of the one swearing {falsely by my name}, and it will spend the night in that house and will destroy it, with its timber and its stone.'"

Luke 23:42

And he said, "Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom!"

Luke 19:46

saying to them, "It is written, 'And my house will be a house of prayer,' but you have made it a cave of robbers!"

Proverbs 6:31

But [if] he is found, he will pay sevenfold, every possession of his house he shall give.

Obadiah 1:5

"If thieves came to you, if plunderers of [the] night--How you have been destroyed!--would they not steal {what they wanted}? If grape gatherers came, would they not leave gleanings?

Proverbs 29:24

Being a partner with a thief is hating one's life; a curse he will hear, but not disclose.

Psalm 50:18

When you see a thief, then you are pleased with him, and your association [is] with adulterers.

John 2:16

And to the ones selling the doves he said, "Take these [things] away from here! Do not make my Father's house {a marketplace}!"

Jeremiah 2:26

As [the] shame of a thief when he is caught in the act, so the house of Israel will be ashamed. They, their kings, their officials, and their priests, and their prophets.

Matthew 27:44

And in the same [way] even the robbers who were crucified with him were reviling him.

Luke 10:30

And Jesus replied [and] said, "A certain man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell into the hands of robbers, who both stripped him and beat [him]. [After] inflicting blows on [him], they went away, leaving [him] half dead.

Exodus 22:8

If the thief is not found, the owner of the house will be brought {to the sanctuary} [to learn] whether or not he reached out his hand to his neighbor's possession.

Job 12:6

[The] tents of [the] destroyers are at peace, and [there is] security for those who provoke God, [for those] whom God brings into his hand.

Job 24:16

He digs through houses in the darkness; by day they shut themselves in-- they do not know [the] light

Mark 11:17

And he began to teach and was saying to them, "Is it not written, 'My house will be called a house of prayer for all the nations,' but you have made it a cave of robbers!"

Luke 12:39

But understand this, that if the master of the house had known what hour the thief was coming, he would not have left his house to be broken into.

Jeremiah 48:27

Now [was] not Israel the laughingstock to you? Or was he found among thieves? For {as often as} you spoke over him you shook [your head].

Joel 2:9

In the city they rush forth; on the walls they run. Into the houses they climb up; through the windows they enter like thief.

Proverbs 28:24

He who robs his father and his mother and says, "There is no crime," is partner to a man who corrupts.

1 Peter 4:15

By all means do not let anyone of you suffer as a murderer or a thief or an evildoer or as a meddler.

Luke 10:36

Which of these three do you suppose became a neighbor of the man who fell among the robbers?"

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Proverbs 28:24

He who robs his father and his mother and says, "There is no crime," is partner to a man who corrupts.

Proverbs 1:10-19

My child, if sinners entice you, do not consent. If they say, "Come with us! We shall lie in wait for blood; we shall ambush the innocent without cause. Like Sheol, we will swallow them alive and whole, {like those who descend to the pit}. read more.
We shall find all precious wealth, we shall fill our houses [with] booty, you shall throw your lot in our midst, there will be one purse for all of us." My child, do not walk in their way. Keep your foot from their paths, for their feet run to evil, and they hurry to shed blood, for "in vain is the net scattered, in the sight of any {winged bird}." They lie in wait for their [own] blood. They ambush their [own] lives. Thus are the ways of all who are greedy [for] gain-- it will take the life of its possessors.

Exodus 21:16

" 'And {whoever kidnaps someone} and sells him, or he is found in his possession, he will surely be put to death.

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43;12;6

(Now he said this not because {he was concerned} about the poor, but because he was a thief, and having the money box, he used to steal what was put into [it].)