'Instruct' in the Bible
"Instruct the Israelis that whenever a man or woman does something contained in the list of the sins of man, thereby acting treacherously against the LORD, then that person stands guilty.
"Instruct the Israelis what to do if a man's wife turns astray so that she unfaithfully acts against him,
"Instruct the Israelis that when any of you or your descendants becomes unclean due to contact with a corpse, or if he is on a long journey, he nevertheless is to observe the LORD's Passover.
"Instruct the Israelis to set aside a portion of their inheritance for the descendants of Levi to live in, along with grazing land surrounding their towns.
So Manoah prayed to the LORD, "Please, Lord, have the man of God whom you sent before come again so he can instruct us what to do on behalf of the child who is to be born."
Now as for me, far be it from me that I should sin against the LORD by ceasing to pray for you. I'll also instruct you in the way that is good and right.
And you, Ezra, in accordance with the wisdom given to you by your God, are to appoint magistrates and judges to administer justice to all the people beyond the Euphrates River. All of them are to know the laws of your God, and you are to instruct those who do not know them.
"You gave your good Spirit to instruct them, not withholding manna from them, and providing water to quench their thirst.
Mordecai gave Hathach a copy of the written decree ordering the Jews' destruction that had been issued in Susa. Mordecai wanted him to show it to Esther, to explain it to her, and then to instruct her to go in to the king to seek his favor and plead with him for her people.
"Instruct me, and I'll remain silent. Help me understand where I've gone astray.
Won't they instruct you, and tell you, and bring out words from the heart?
What I don't see, instruct me! If I've done anything evil, I won't repeat it!'
I will instruct you and teach you concerning the path you should walk; I will direct you with my eye.
How blessed is the man whom you instruct, LORD, whom you teach from your Law,
With whom did he consult to enlighten and instruct him on the path of justice? Or who taught him knowledge and showed him the way of wisdom?
"So when I say to a wicked person, "You're about to die,' if you don't warn or instruct that wicked person that his behavior is wicked so he can live, that wicked person will die in his sin, but I'll hold you responsible for his death.
Her priests have violated my Law and profaned my sacred things. They didn't differentiate between what's sacred and what's common. They didn't instruct others to discern clean from unclean things. They refused to keep my Sabbaths.
They asked him, "You were born a sinner and you are trying to instruct us?" And they threw him out.
For everything that was written long ago was written to instruct us, so that we might have hope through the endurance and encouragement that the Scriptures give us.
I myself am convinced, my brothers, that you yourselves are filled with goodness and full of all the knowledge you need to be able to instruct each other.
But in church I would rather speak five words with my mind to instruct others than 10,000 words in a foreign language.
Brothers, we ask you to show your appreciation for those who work among you, set an example for you in the Lord, and instruct you.