'Actions' in the Bible
If you mistreat my daughters or if you take wives besides my daughters, although no one else is with us, realize that God is witness to your actions."
For I know that after I die you will totally corrupt yourselves and turn away from the path I have commanded you to walk. Disaster will confront you in the days to come because you will act wickedly before the Lord, inciting him to anger because of your actions."
Now take your positions, so I may confront you before the Lord regarding all the Lord's just actions toward you and your ancestors.
So Jonathan spoke on David's behalf to his father Saul. He said to him, "The king should not sin against his servant David, for he has not sinned against you. On the contrary, his actions have been very beneficial for you.
The prophet Jehu son of Hanani received from the Lord the message predicting the downfall of Baasha and his family because of all the evil Baasha had done in the sight of the Lord. His actions angered the Lord (including the way he had destroyed Jeroboam's dynasty), so that his family ended up like Jeroboam's.
"Everything that has happened to us has come about because of our wicked actions and our great guilt. Even so, our God, you have exercised restraint toward our iniquities and have given us a remnant such as this.
Remember, O my God, Tobiah and Sanballat in light of these actions of theirs -- also Noadiah the prophetess and the other prophets who were trying to scare me!
Now all the actions carried out under his authority and his great achievements, along with an exact statement concerning the greatness of Mordecai, whom the king promoted, are they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the Kings of Media and Persia?
O Lord my God, if I have done what they say, or am guilty of unjust actions,
The Lord revealed himself; he accomplished justice; the wicked were ensnared by their own actions. (Higgaion. Selah)
As for the actions of people -- just as you have commanded, I have not followed in the footsteps of violent men.
For they do not understand the Lord's actions, or the way he carries out justice. The Lord will permanently demolish them.
He is the one who forms every human heart, and takes note of all their actions.
As far as the eastern horizon is from the west, so he removes the guilt of our rebellious actions from us.
They made the Lord angry by their actions, and a plague broke out among them.
They were defiled by their deeds, and unfaithful in their actions.
(Alef) How blessed are those whose actions are blameless, who obey the law of the Lord.
I consider my actions and follow your rules.
Your precepts give me discernment. Therefore I hate all deceitful actions.
For this reason I carefully follow all your precepts. I hate all deceitful actions.
The Lord is just in all his actions, and exhibits love in all he does.
Even a young man is known by his actions, whether his activity is pure and whether it is right.
Rejoice, young man, while you are young, and let your heart cheer you in the days of your youth. Follow the impulses of your heart and the desires of your eyes, but know that God will judge your motives and actions.
Jerusalem certainly stumbles, Judah falls, for their words and their actions offend the Lord; they rebel against his royal authority.
The Lord God of Israel who rules over all says, 'You women have confirmed by your actions what you vowed with your lips! You said, "We will certainly carry out our vows to sacrifice and pour out drink offerings to the Queen of Heaven." Well, then fulfill your vows! Carry them out!'
"Therefore this is what the sovereign Lord says: 'Because you have brought up your own guilt by uncovering your transgressions and revealing your sins through all your actions, for this reason you will be taken by force.
Justice must flow like torrents of water, righteous actions like a stream that never dries up.
Can horses run on rocky cliffs? Can one plow the sea with oxen? Yet you have turned justice into a poisonous plant, and the fruit of righteous actions into a bitter plant.
When God saw their actions -- they turned from their evil way of living! -- God relented concerning the judgment he had threatened them with and he did not destroy them.
Let such a person consider this: What we say by letters when we are absent, we also are in actions when we are present.