'Deserves' in the Bible
because I was kidnapped from the land of the Hebrews. Not only that, I haven't done anything that deserves me being confined to this pit."
If the guilty party deserves to be flogged, the judge will make him lie down and be flogged in his presence with the number [of lashes] appropriate for his crime.
Every day Jesse's son lives on earth you and your kingship are not secure. Now send for him and bring him to me-he deserves to die."
David was infuriated with the man and said to Nathan: "As surely as the Lord lives, the man who did this deserves to die!
For my grandfather's entire family deserves death from my lord the king, but you set your servant among those who eat at your table. So what further right do I have to keep on making appeals to the king?"
Ascribe to the Lord the splendor he deserves! Bring an offering and enter his presence! Worship the Lord in holy attire!
He that is afflicted deserves mercy from his friend; but he has forsaken the fear of the Almighty.
and disclose his wise secrets? After all, there's so much more to understanding. So be aware that God will exact from you less than your sin deserves."
this is also a sin that deserves to be judged, since I would have tried to deceive God above."
Now take seven bulls and seven rams, go to My servant Job, and offer a burnt offering for yourselves. Then My servant Job will pray for you. I will surely accept his [prayer] and not deal with you as your folly deserves. For you have not spoken the truth about Me, as My servant Job has."
The Lord deserves praise, for he has heard my plea for mercy!
The Lord deserves praise for he demonstrated his amazing faithfulness to me when I was besieged by enemies.
The Lord God of Israel deserves praise in the future and forevermore! We agree! We agree!
Sing praises about the majesty of his reputation! Give him the honor he deserves!
God deserves praise, for he did not reject my prayer or abandon his love for me!
May God bless us! Then all the ends of the earth will give him the honor he deserves.
The Lord deserves praise! Day after day he carries our burden, the God who delivers us. (Selah)
You are awe-inspiring, O God, as you emerge from your holy temple! It is the God of Israel who gives the people power and strength. God deserves praise!
The Lord God, the God of Israel, deserves praise! He alone accomplishes amazing things!
His glorious name deserves praise forevermore! May his majestic splendor fill the whole earth! We agree! We agree!
The Lord deserves praise forevermore! We agree! We agree!
Ascribe to the Lord the splendor he deserves! Bring an offering and enter his courts!
The Lord God of Israel deserves praise, in the future and forevermore. Let all the people say, "We agree! Praise the Lord!"
The Lord deserves praise, for he did not hand us over as prey to their teeth.
The Lord deserves praise in Zion -- he who dwells in Jerusalem. Praise the Lord!
By David. The Lord, my protector, deserves praise -- the one who trains my hands for battle, and my fingers for war,
The disloyal will get what their conduct deserves, and a good man, what his [deeds deserve.]
A kiss on the lips that's what someone who gives an honest answer deserves.
Answer a fool as his folly deserves, That he not be wise in his own eyes.
Woe to the wicked! It will go badly with him, For what he deserves will be done to him.
Let them give the Lord the honor he deserves; let them praise his deeds in the coastlands.
I am the LORD who searches the heart, who tests the inner depths to give to each person according to what he deserves, according to the fruit of his deeds.
Then the priests and prophets said to the officials and all the people, "This man deserves the death sentence because he has prophesied against this city, as you have heard with your own ears."
Leave Babylon; save your lives, each of you! Don't be silenced by her guilt. For this is the time of the Lord's vengeance- He will pay her what she deserves.
I will punish you as an adulteress and murderer deserves. I will avenge your bloody deeds with furious rage.
I gave it over to the leader of the nations. He has judged it thoroughly, as its sinfulness deserves. I have thrown it out.
therefore as I'm alive and living" declares the Lord GOD, "I'm going to deal with you as your anger deserves. When I judge you, I'll treat you like you did the Israelis that is, with the same kind of envy that motivated your constant hatred of them.
or a traveling bag for the trip, or an extra shirt, or sandals, or a walking stick, because a worker deserves his food.
and if the house deserves it, the peace you invoke shall come upon it. If not, your peace shall return to you.
What is your decision?" They answered, "He deserves death!"
So they went to Jesus and begged him repeatedly, "He deserves to have this done for him,
Stay with the same family, eating and drinking whatever they provide, because the worker deserves his pay. Don't move from house to house.
No, nor does Herod; for he has sent him back to us; and, you see, there is nothing he has done that deserves death.
A third time he appealed to them: "Why, what crime has the man committed? I have discovered in him nothing that deserves death. I will therefore give him a light punishment and release him."
and I discovered that the charge had to do with questions of their Law, but that he was accused of nothing for which he deserves death or imprisonment.
If I'm guilty and have done something that deserves death, I'm willing to die. But if there is nothing to their charges against me, no one can hand me over to them as a favor. I appeal to the emperor!"
and when they had left they talked with each other and said, "This man is doing nothing that deserves death or chains."
Therefore form no premature judgements, but wait until the Lord returns. He will both bring to light the secrets of darkness and will openly disclose the motives that have been in people's hearts; and then the praise which each man deserves will come to him from God.
For all of us must appear before the judgment seat of the Messiah, so that each of us may receive what he deserves for what he has done in his body, whether good or worthless.
This is a trustworthy saying that deserves complete acceptance: To this world Messiah came, sinful people to reclaim.
This saying is trustworthy and deserves full acceptance.
For the Scripture says, "You must not muzzle an ox while it is treading out grain," and, "A worker deserves his pay."
For he has come to deserve greater glory than Moses, just as the builder of a house deserves greater honor than the house itself!
How much more severe a punishment do you think that person deserves who tramples on God's Son, treats as common the blood of the covenant by which it was sanctified, and insults the Spirit of grace?
And I will strike her children (her proper followers) dead [thoroughly exterminating them]. And all the assemblies (churches) shall recognize and understand that I am He Who searches minds (the thoughts, feelings, and purposes) and the [inmost] hearts, and I will give to each of you [the reward for what you have done] as your work deserves.
And I saw a strong angel announcing in a loud voice, Who is worthy to open the scroll? And [who is entitled and deserves and is morally fit] to break its seals?