'Despise' in the Bible
Yet, despite all of these things, when they're in the land of their enemies, I won't reject or despise them so as to completely destroy them and by doing so violate my covenant with them, because I am the LORD their God.
""Why did you despise what the LORD has promised by doing what is detestable in his sight? ""You struck down Uriah the Hittite with a battle sword. ""You took his wife to be your own. ""You killed him with the sword of the Ammonite army.
When the report about the queen goes out to all the women, it will cause them to despise their husbands. They'll say, "King Ahasuerus ordered Queen Vashti to be brought before him, but she wouldn't come.'
"I'm blameless; I don't know myself; I despise my life.
you'll still drop me into the Pit, and my own clothes will despise me.
Does it delight you to oppress or despise what you have made, while you smile at the plans of the wicked?
As a result, I despise myself and repent in dust and ashes."
Why do the wicked despise God and say to themselves, "God will not seek justice."?
For he does not despise nor detest the afflicted person; he does not hide his face from him, but he hears him when he cries out to him."
I despise those who trust vain idols; but I have trusted in the LORD.
True sacrifice to God is a broken spirit. A broken and chastened heart, God, you will not despise.
He will send help from heaven to deliver me from those who harass and despise me. Interlude God will send his gracious love and truth.
For the LORD listens to the needy and doesn't despise those in bondage.
Like a dream when one awakens, Lord, you will despise their image when you arise.
I despise the double-minded, but I love your instruction.
I truly consider all of your precepts all of them to be just, while I despise every false way. Peyh
I watch the treacherous, and despise them, because they do not do what you have said.
I despise and hate falsehood, but I love your instruction.
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.
My son, do not reject the LORD's discipline, and do not despise his correction,
The fear of the LORD is to hate evil. Pride, arrogance, an evil lifestyle, and perverted speech I despise.
Don't speak when a fool is listening, because he'll despise your wise words.
Listen to the one who fathered you, and don't despise your mother in her old age.
Have you completely rejected Judah? Do you despise Zion? Why have you struck us, so that there is no healing for us? We hoped for peace, but no good came, for a time of healing, but there was only terror.
For the sake of your name don't despise us. Don't dishonor your glorious throne. Remember, don't break your covenant with us!
They keep on saying to those who despise me, "The LORD has said, "You will have peace."' To all who stubbornly follow their own desires they say, "Disaster won't come upon you.'
Jerusalem sinned greatly, and she became unclean. All who honored her now despise her, because they saw her naked. She herself groans and turns her face away.
before your wickedness was revealed. Now you've become an object of derision to the inhabitants of Aram and its neighbors, including the Philistines all those around you who despise you.
"I hate I despise your festival days, and your solemn convocations stink.
you who despise good and love evil, who tear off the skin of my people, along with the flesh from their bones.
"No one can serve two masters, because either he will hate one and love the other, or be loyal to one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and riches!"
"See to it that you do not despise one of these little ones, because I tell you, their angels in heaven always have access to my Father in heaven.
"No servant can serve two masters, because either he will hate one and love the other, or be loyal to one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and wealth!"
Why, then, do you criticize your brother? Or why do you despise your brother? For all of us will stand before the judgment seat of God.
You have homes in which to eat and drink, don't you? Or do you despise God's church and humiliate those who have nothing? What should I say to you? Should I praise you? I will not praise you for this!
Even though my condition put you to the test, you did not despise or reject me. On the contrary, you welcomed me as if I were an angel of God, or as if I were the Messiah Jesus.
Do not despise prophecies.
especially those who satisfy their flesh by indulging in its passions and who despise authority.