149 occurrences

'Believe' in the Bible

where they informed their father, "Joseph is still alive! As a matter of fact, he's ruling the entire land of Egypt." But Jacob didn't believe them, because he had become cynical.

Then Moses answered, "Look, they won't believe me and they won't listen to me. Instead, they'll say, "The LORD didn't appear to you.'"

God said, "I've done this so that they may believe that the LORD God of their ancestors the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob has appeared to you."

"Then if they don't believe you and respond to the first sign, they may respond to the second sign.

But if they don't believe even these two signs, and won't listen to you, then take some water out of the Nile River and pour it on the dry ground. The water you took from the Nile River will turn into blood on the dry ground."

Then Moses reported all the words of the people back to the LORD. The LORD told Moses, "Look, I'm coming to you in a thick cloud, so that the people may listen when I speak with you and always believe you." Moses reported the words of the people to the LORD.

But the LORD rebuked Moses and Aaron, telling Moses: "Because you both didn't believe me, because you didn't consecrate me as holy in the presence of the Israelis, you won't be the ones to bring this congregation into the land that I'm about to give them."

"but I didn't believe it at first! But then I came here and I've seen it for myself! It's amazing! I wasn't told half of what's really great about your wisdom. You're far better in person than what the reports have said about you!

But they would not listen. Instead, they were stubborn, just like their ancestors had been, who did not believe in the LORD their God.

"but I didn't believe it at first! But then I came here and I've seen it for myself! It's amazing! I wasn't told half of what's really great about your wisdom. You're far better in person than what the reports have said about you!

Now therefore, don't let Hezekiah lie to you or mislead you like this. Don't believe him, because no god of any nation has been able to deliver his people from my control or from the control of my predecessors. So how much less will your God deliver you from me?'"

"Were I to be summoned, and he were to answer me, I wouldn't even believe that he was listening to what I have to say.

He does not believe he will escape darkness; he is destined for the sword.

In spite of all of this, they kept on sinning and didn't believe in his marvelous deeds.

I will continue to believe, even when I say, "I am greatly afflicted"

Your eyes will see strange things, and with slurred words you'll speak what you really believe.

Though he speaks graciously, don't believe him, for there are seven detestable things in his heart.

They told him, "Are you aware that Baalis, the king of the people of Ammon, has sent Nethaniah's son Ishmael to take your life?" But Ahikam's son Gedaliah did not believe them.

"Look out at the nations and pay attention! Be astounded! Be really astounded! Because something is happening in your lifetime that you won't believe, even if it were described down to the smallest detail.

When he had gone into the house, the blind men came to him. Jesus asked them, "Do you believe I can do this?" They told him, "Yes, Lord!"

They began discussing this among themselves: "If we say, "From heaven,' he will ask us, "Then why didn't you believe him?' But if we say, "From humans,' we are afraid of the crowd, because everyone regards John as a prophet."

Jesus told them, "I tell all of you with certainty, tax collectors and prostitutes will get into God's kingdom ahead of you! John came to you living a righteous life, and you didn't believe him, but the tax collectors and prostitutes did. But even when you saw that, you didn't change your minds at last and believe him."

"At that time, if anyone says to you, "Look! Here's the Messiah!' or "There he is!', don't believe it,

So if they say to you, "Look! He's in the wilderness,' don't go out looking for him. And if they say, "Look! He's in the storeroom,' don't believe it,

"He saved others but can't save himself! He is the king of Israel. Let him come down from the cross now, and we will believe in him.

They began discussing this among themselves. "If we say, "From heaven,' he'll say, "Then why didn't you believe him?'

"At that time, if anyone says to you, "Look! Here is the Messiah!', or, "Look! There he is!' don't believe it,

When they heard that he was alive and that he had been seen by her, they refused to believe Mary.

They went back and told the others, who didn't believe them, either.

But because you did not believe my announcement, which will be fulfilled at its proper time, you will become silent and unable to speak until the day this happens."

The ones on the stony ground are the people who joyfully welcome the word when they hear it. But since they don't have any roots, they believe for a while, but in a time of testing they fall away.

They discussed this among themselves: "If we say, "From heaven,' he will ask, "Then why didn't you believe him?'

But he told them, "If I tell you, you won't believe me, and if I ask you a question, you won't answer me.

He came as a witness to testify about the light, so that all might believe because of him.

Jesus told him, "Do you believe because I told you that I saw you under the fig tree? You will see greater things than that."

If I have told you people about earthly things and you do not believe, how will you believe if I tell you about heavenly things?

Jesus told her, "Believe me, dear lady, the hour is coming when you Samaritans will worship the Father neither on this mountain nor in Jerusalem.

But if you do not believe what he wrote, how will you believe my words?"

So they asked him, "What sign are you going to do so that we may see it and believe in you? What actions are you performing?

But there are some among you who don't believe..." - because Jesus knew from the beginning those who weren't believing, as well as the one who would betray him.

The Jewish leaders did not believe that the man had been blind and had gained sight until they summoned his parents

Jesus heard that they had thrown him out. So when he found him, he asked him, "Do you believe in the Son of Man?"

He answered, "And who is he, sir? Tell me, so that I may believe in him."

Jesus answered them, "I have told you, but you don't believe it. The actions that I do in my Father's name testify on my behalf,

For your sake I'm glad that I wasn't there, so that you may believe. But let's go to him."

Then Jesus looked upward and said, "Father, I thank you for hearing me. I know that you always hear me, but I have said this for the sake of the crowd standing here, so that they may believe that you sent me."

If we let him go on like this, everyone will believe in him, and the Romans will come and destroy both our Temple and our nation."

since he was the reason why so many of the Jews were leaving to believe in Jesus.

As long as you have the light, believe in the light, so that you may become children of light." After Jesus had said this, he went away and hid from them.

Then Jesus said loudly, "The one who believes in me does not believe in me only, but also in the one who sent me.

I'm telling you this now, before it happens, so that when it does happen, you may believe that I AM.

I've told you this now, before I leave, so that when I do leave, you will believe.

Now we know that you know everything and don't need to have anyone ask you any questions. Because of this, we believe that you have come from God."

I ask not only on behalf of these men, but also on behalf of those who will believe in me through their message,

The one who saw this has testified, and his testimony is true. He knows he is telling the truth so that you, too, may believe,

So the other disciples kept telling him, "We've seen the Lord!" But he told them, "Unless I see the nail marks in his hands, put my finger into them, and put my hand into his side, I'll never believe!"

When Saul arrived in Jerusalem, he tried to join the disciples, but they all were afraid of him because they wouldn't believe he was a disciple.

"Look, you mockers! Be amazed and die! Since I am performing an action in your days, one that you would not believe even if someone told you!'"

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἄπιστος 
Apistos 
Usage: 17

πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

אמן 
'aman 
Usage: 108

אמן 
'aman (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

ἀπειθέω 
Apeitheo 
Usage: 16

ἀπιστέω 
Apisteo 
believe not
Usage: 6

πείθω 
Peitho 
Usage: 52

πιστεύω 
Pisteuo 
believe , commit unto , commit to trust , be committed unto , be put in trust with , be commit to one's trust , believer
Usage: 163

πιστός 
Pistos 
Usage: 51

πληροφορέω 
Plerophoreo 
Usage: 5

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