22 occurrences in 8 translations

'Insist' in the Bible

If that man said to him, “The fat must be burned first; then you can take whatever you want for yourself,” the servant would reply, “No, I insist that you hand it over right now. If you don’t, I’ll take it by force!”

The king answered Araunah, “No, I insist on buying it from you for a price, for I will not offer to the Lord my God burnt offerings that cost me nothing.” David bought the threshing floor and the oxen for 20 ounces of silver.

So the Lord said to Solomon, "Because you insist on doing these things and have not kept the covenantal rules I gave you, I will surely tear the kingdom away from you and give it to your servant.

King David answered Ornan, “No, I insist on paying the full price, for I will not take for the Lord what belongs to you or offer burnt offerings that cost me nothing.”

Throw in your lot with us [they insist] and be a sworn brother and comrade; let us all have one purse in common -- "

Why do you insist on being battered? Why do you continue to rebel? Your head has a massive wound, your whole body is weak.

Therefore I said, "Look away from me, let me {weep bitterly}; you must not insist on comforting me for the destruction of the daughter of my people."

Then do you come and stand before Me in this house called by My name and say, ‘We are delivered, so we can continue doing all these detestable acts’?

Keep on giving to everyone who asks you for something, and if anyone takes what is yours, do not insist on getting it back.

After about an hour had passed, another man began to insist, saying, "Certainly this man also was with Him, for he is a Galilean too."

Jesus told them, "If you were blind, you would not have any sin. But now that you insist, "We see,' your sin still exists."

It is not conceited (arrogant and inflated with pride); it is not rude (unmannerly) and does not act unbecomingly. Love (God's love in us) does not insist on its own rights or its own way, for it is not self-seeking; it is not touchy or fretful or resentful; it takes no account of the evil done to it [it pays no attention to a suffered wrong].

But although my companion Titus was a Greek they did not insist upon even his being circumcised.

But when I saw that they were not acting consistently with the truth of the gospel, I told Cephas in front of everyone, "Though you are a Jew, you have been living like a gentile and not like a Jew. So how can you insist that the gentiles must live like Jews?"

Again, I insist that everyone who allows himself to be circumcised is obligated to obey the entire Law.

Therefore, I tell you and insist on in the Lord not to live any longer like the gentiles live, thinking worthless thoughts.

They want to be teachers of the law, but they do not understand what they are saying or the things they insist on so confidently.

This saying is trustworthy. I want you to insist on these things, so that those who have believed God might be careful to devote themselves to good works. These are good and profitable for everyone.

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