'Indeed' in the Bible
Now the serpent was more astute than all the animals of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said unto the woman, Has God indeed said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden?
And God said, Sarah thy wife shall bear thee a son indeed, and thou shalt call his name Isaac (laughter); and I will confirm my covenant with him for an everlasting covenant and with his seed after him.
And yet indeed, she is also my sister; she is the daughter of my father, but not the daughter of my mother; and she became my wife.
And his brethren said to him, Shalt thou indeed reign over us? Or shalt thou indeed have dominion over us? And they hated him yet the more for his dreams and for his words.
And he told it to his father and to his brethren; and his father reprehended him and said unto him, What is this dream that thou hast dreamed? Shall I and thy mother and thy brethren indeed come to bow down ourselves to thee to the earth?
for indeed I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews; neither have I done anything here that they should put me into the prison.
and said, my lord, we came indeed down the first time to buy food;
Is this not the one in which my lord drinks and in which indeed he divines? Ye have done evil in so doing.
But if thou shalt indeed hear his voice and do all that I speak, then I will be an enemy unto thine enemies and an adversary unto those that afflict thee.
Behold, the blood of it was not brought in within the inner sanctuary; ye should indeed have eaten it in the holy place, as I commanded.
And they said, Has the LORD indeed spoken only by Moses? Has he not spoken also by us? And the LORD heard it.
Then Israel vowed a vow unto the LORD and said, If thou wilt indeed deliver this people into my hand, then I will utterly destroy their cities.
And Balak said unto Balaam, Did I not earnestly send unto thee to call thee? Why hast thou not come unto me? Am I not able indeed to promote thee to honour?
For indeed the hand of the LORD was against them, to destroy them from among the camp until they were consumed.
then it shall be, when he makes his sons to inherit that which he has, that he may not give the right of the firstborn unto the son of the beloved in preference over the son of the hated, who is indeed the firstborn;
And Achan answered Joshua and said, Indeed I have sinned against the LORD God of Israel, and thus and thus have I done.
and she vowed a vow and said, O LORD of the hosts, if thou wilt indeed look on the affliction of thy handmaid and remember me and not forget thy handmaid but wilt give unto thy handmaid a man child, then I will give him unto the LORD all the days of his life, and no razor shall come upon his head.
Therefore, the LORD God of Israel said, I had said indeed that thy house and the house of thy father should walk before me for ever, but now the LORD said, It shall never be; for those that honor me I will honor, and those that lightly esteem me shall be vile.
David, therefore, sent out spies and understood that Saul was indeed come.
For thy slave vowed a vow while I abode at Geshur in Syria, saying, If the LORD shall bring me again indeed to Jerusalem, then I will serve the LORD.
But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, the heavens, the heavens of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less this house that I have built?
Thou hast indeed smitten Edom, and thy heart has lifted thee up; glory in this, but tarry at home. Why should thou meddle in evil that thou should fall, even thou, and Judah with thee?
And Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, Oh that thou would bless me indeed and enlarge my border and that thy hand might be with me and that thou would deliver me from evil, that it may not grieve me! And God granted him that which he requested.
And David said unto God, Is it not I that commanded the people to be numbered? Even I it is that have sinned and done evil indeed; but as for these sheep, what have they done? Let thy hand, I pray thee, O LORD my God, be against me and against my father's house, but not on thy people, that they should be plagued.
And if indeed I have erred, my error shall remain with me.
If indeed ye will magnify yourselves against me and reprove me of my reproach,
Do ye indeed speak righteousness, O congregation? do ye judge uprightly, O ye sons of Adam?
Then he said, Go and tell this people, Hear indeed, but do not understand; and see indeed, but do not perceive.
I indeed baptize you in water unto repentance, but he that comes after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to bear; he shall baptize you in the Holy Spirit and fire,
which indeed is the smallest of all the seeds, but when it is grown, it is the greatest among herbs and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the heaven come and make their nests in its branches.
And he said unto them, Ye shall drink indeed of my cup and be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with; but to sit on my right hand and on my left is not mine to give, but it shall be given to those for whom it is prepared of my Father.
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are like unto whitewashed sepulchres, who indeed appear beautiful outside, but inside are full of dead men's bones and of all uncleanness.
Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation; the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.
I indeed have baptized you with water, but he shall baptize you with the Holy Spirit.
But I say unto you, That Elijah has indeed come, and they have done unto him whatsoever they wished, as it is written of him.
And they said unto him, We can. And Jesus said unto them, Ye shall indeed drink the cup that I drink, and of the baptism that I am baptized with ye shall be baptized;
The Son of man indeed goes, as it is written of him, but woe to that man by whom the Son of man is betrayed! good were it for that man if he had never been born.
John answered, saying unto them all, I indeed baptize you in water, but one mightier than I comes, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to unloose; he shall baptize you in the Holy Spirit and fire;
And if indeed there is a son of peace there, your peace shall rest upon it; if not, it shall turn to you again.
Truly ye bear witness that ye allow the deeds of your fathers: for they indeed killed them, and ye build their sepulchres.
And we indeed justly, for we receive the due reward of our deeds; but this man has done nothing amiss.
saying, The Lord is risen indeed and has appeared to Simon.
and said unto the woman, Now we believe, not because of thy speech; for we have heard him ourselves and know that this is indeed the Christ, the Saviour of the world.
For my flesh is food indeed, and my blood is drink indeed.
But, behold, he speaks boldly, and they say nothing unto him. Have the rulers truly understood that this is indeed the Christ?
Then Jesus said to those Jews who had believed him, If ye abide in my word, ye shall be my disciples indeed;
If the Son therefore shall set you free, ye shall be free indeed.
The man answered and said unto them, Indeed this is a marvellous thing that ye do not know where he is from, and yet he has opened my eyes.
saying, What shall we do to these men? for that indeed a notable miracle has been done by them is manifest to all those that dwell in Jerusalem, and we cannot deny it.
And the men who journeyed with him stood speechless, hearing indeed the voice, but seeing no one.
Then I remembered the word of the Lord, when he said, John indeed baptized in water, but ye shall be baptized in the Holy Spirit.
Then Paul and Barnabas speaking with freedom, said, It was necessary indeed that the word of God should first have been spoken to you; but seeing ye put it from you and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we turn to the Gentiles.
But Paul said unto them, They have beaten us openly uncondemned, being Romans, and have cast us into prison; and now do they thrust us out in secret? no indeed; but let them come themselves and fetch us out.
I am indeed a Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, yet brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel and taught according to the truth of the law of the fathers, zealous toward God, as ye all are this day.
And those that were with me saw indeed the light and were afraid, but they did not hear the voice of him that spoke to me.
because the prudence of the flesh is enmity against God; for it does not subject itself to the law of God, neither indeed can it.
Because of food, do not destroy the work of God. All things indeed are clean, but it is evil for that man who eats with offense.
Know ye not that those who run in a race indeed all run, but one receives the prize? So run, that ye may obtain it.
For a man indeed ought not to cover his head, forasmuch as he is the image and glory of God; but the woman is the glory of the man.
But now they are indeed many members, yet but one body.
for the secrets of his heart are made manifest; and so falling down on his face, he will worship God, declaring that God is indeed in you.
Behold, I show you a mystery: We shall all indeed be raised, but we shall not all be changed;
For indeed he accepted the exhortation, but being more diligent, of his own accord he went unto you.
I wish ye could bear with me a little in my folly and indeed bear with me.
Some indeed preach the Christ even out of envy and strife, but others also out of good will.
For indeed he was sick near unto death, but God had mercy on him and not on him only, but on me also, lest I should have sorrow upon sorrow.
which things have indeed a show of wisdom in will worship and humility and neglecting of the body, but they have absolutely no value against the appetites of the flesh.
And indeed ye do it toward all the brethren who are in all Macedonia, but we beseech you, brethren, that ye continue to grow
Honour widows that are widows indeed.
Now she that is a widow indeed and desolate, trusts in God, and is diligent in supplications and prayers night and day,
If any faithful man or woman has widows, let them maintain them and let not the congregation be charged, that it may relieve those that are widows indeed.
And this we will indeed do, if God permits.
(for the others indeed without an oath were made priests, but this one with an oath by him that said unto him, The Lord swore and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec);