15 occurrences in 9 translations

'Avail' in the Bible

If a person has a stubborn, rebellious son who pays no attention to his father or mother, and they discipline him to no avail,

Yet all this is of no avail to me so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.

Because there is wrath, beware lest it take thee away through chastisement: then a great ransom could not avail thee.

Will thy cry avail, that thou be not in distress, Or all the forces of thy'strength?

"The sword that reaches him cannot avail, Nor the spear, the dart or the javelin.

They reel to and fro and stagger like a drunken man, and all of their knowledge is of no avail.

Thou wast wearied by the multitude of thy ways; but thou saidst not, It is of no avail. Thou didst find a quickening of thy strength; therefore thou wast not sick of it.

Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel: Add your burnt offerings to your sacrifices and eat the flesh [if you will. It will avail you nothing].

The two kings, whose hearts are bent on evil, will speak lies at the same table but to no avail, for still the end will come at the appointed time.

Were you a slave when you were called? Do not let that trouble you. But if you are able to gain your freedom, avail yourself of the opportunity.

Notice, it is I, Paul, who tells you that if you receive circumcision, Christ will be of no profit (advantage, avail) to you [ for if you distrust Him, you can gain nothing from Him].

For I am well assured and indeed know that through your prayers and a bountiful supply of the Spirit of Jesus Christ (the Messiah) this will turn out for my preservation (for the spiritual health and welfare of my own soul) and avail toward the saving work of the Gospel.

For a testament is of force where there hath been death: for it doth never avail while he that made it liveth.

Whereas this One [Christ], after He had offered a single sacrifice for our sins [that shall avail] for all time, sat down at the right hand of God,

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ἰσχύω 
Ischuo 
can , be able , avail , prevail , be whole , cannot , can do , may ,
Usage: 19

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