'Godless' in the Bible
But wicked, godless, and worthless lives are all like thorns to be thrust away, because they cannot be taken with the hand.
But he replied, "You're talking like one of the godless women would do! Should we receive what is good from God, and not also receive what is evil?" In all this Job did not sin by what he said.
Such is the destiny of all who forget God;the hope of the godless will perish.
[Godless] his roots are wrapped about the [stone] heap, and see their way [promisingly] among the rocks.
Yes, this will result in my deliverance,for no godless person can appear before Him.
For the company of the godless will have no children,and fire will consume the tents of those who offer bribes.
The upright are appalled at this,and the innocent are roused against the godless.
Surely these [are] the dwellings of [the] godless, and this [is] the dwelling place of him [who] knows not God."
the joy of the wicked has been briefand the happiness of the godless has lasted only a moment?
For what hope does the godless man have when he is cut off,when God takes away his life?
so that godless men should not ruleor ensnare the people.
Those who have a godless heart harbor anger;even when God binds them, they do not cry for help.
With godless mockerythey gnashed their teeth at me.
I will not set anything worthless before my eyes.I hate the practice of transgression;it will not cling to me.
The arrogant and godless have put together a lie against me, but I will keep Your precepts with my whole heart.
The godless and arrogant have dug pitfalls for me, men who do not conform to Your law.
All Your commandments are faithful and sure. [The godless] pursue and persecute me with falsehood; help me [Lord]!
When the wicked man dies, his hope [for the future] perishes; and the expectation of the godless comes to nothing.
By what he says, the godless person can destroy his neighbor, but through knowledge the righteous escape.
Therefore the Lord does not rejoiceover Israel’s young menand has no compassionon its fatherless and widows,for everyone is a godless evildoer,and every mouth speaks folly.In all this, His anger is not removed,and His hand is still raised to strike.
I will send him against a godless nation;I will command him to goagainst a people destined for My rage,to take spoils, to plunder,and to trample them down like clay in the streets.
For a fool speaks foolishnessand his mind plots iniquity.He lives in a godless wayand speaks falsely about the Lord.He leaves the hungry emptyand deprives the thirsty of drink.
The sinners in Zion are terrified; trembling grips the godless: "Who among us can live with the consuming fire? Who among us can live with everlasting flames?"
Moreover, the Lord says, "Both the prophets and priests are godless. I have even found them doing evil in my temple!
Yes, every pot in all the houses of Jerusalem and in Judah shall be dedicated and holy to the Lord of hosts, and all who sacrifice may come and take of them and boil their sacrifices in them [and traders in such wares will no longer be seen at the temple]. And in that day there shall be no more a Canaanite [that is, any godless or unclean person, whether Jew or Gentile] in the house of the Lord of hosts.
this Man, delivered over by the predetermined plan and foreknowledge of God, you nailed to a cross by the hands of godless men and put Him to death.
Because when they knew and recognized Him as God, they did not honor and glorify Him as God or give Him thanks. But instead they became futile and godless in their thinking [with vain imaginings, foolish reasoning, and stupid speculations] and their senseless minds were darkened.
For the desires of the flesh are opposed to the [Holy] Spirit, and the [desires of the] Spirit are opposed to the flesh (godless human nature); for these are antagonistic to each other [continually withstanding and in conflict with each other], so that you are not free but are prevented from doing what you desire to do.
And those who belong to Christ Jesus (the Messiah) have crucified the flesh (the godless human nature) with its passions and appetites and desires.
and remembers that a law is not enacted to control a righteous man, but for the lawless and rebellious, the irreligious and sinful, the godless and profane--for those who strike their fathers or their mothers, for murderers,
Do not have anything to do with godless myths and fables of old women. Instead, train yourself to be godly.
But those who crave to be rich fall into temptation and a snare and into many foolish (useless, godless) and hurtful desires that plunge men into ruin and destruction and miserable perishing.
O Timothy, guard and keep the deposit entrusted [to you]! Turn away from the irreverent babble and godless chatter, with the vain and empty and worldly phrases, and the subtleties and the contradictions in what is falsely called knowledge and spiritual illumination.
It trains us to reject godless ways and worldly desires and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in the present age,
No one should be immoral or godless like Esau, who sold his birthright for a single meal.
AND IF IT IS WITH DIFFICULTY THAT THE RIGHTEOUS IS SAVED, WHAT WILL BECOME OF THE GODLESS MAN AND THE SINNER?
He reduced to ashes the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah, and condemned them to overthrow, making them an example to people who might in future be living godless lives.