'Keeping' in the Bible
keeping loyal love for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin. But he by no means leaves the guilty unpunished, responding to the transgression of fathers by dealing with children and children's children, to the third and fourth generation."
So you must keep my statutes and my regulations; anyone who does so will live by keeping them. I am the Lord.
If there are still many years, in keeping with them he must refund most of the cost of his purchase for his redemption,
but if only a few years remain until the jubilee, he must calculate for himself in keeping with the remaining years and refund it for his redemption.
Be sure you do not forget the Lord your God by not keeping his commandments, ordinances, and statutes that I am giving you today.
Thus you must obey the Lord your God, keeping all his commandments that I am giving you today and doing what is right before him.
if you carefully obey him by keeping all these commandments that I am giving you today.
All these curses will fall on you, pursuing and overtaking you until you are destroyed, because you would not obey the Lord your God by keeping his commandments and statutes that he has given you.
You will return and obey the Lord, keeping all his commandments I am giving you today.
So Saul was keeping an eye on David from that day onward.
You may do whatever seems appropriate to you and your colleagues with the rest of the silver and the gold, in keeping with the will of your God.
"Now you, Ezra, in keeping with the wisdom of your God which you possess, appoint judges and court officials who can arbitrate cases on behalf of all the people who are in Trans-Euphrates who know the laws of your God. Those who do not know this law should be taught.
Therefore let us enact a covenant with our God to send away all these women and their offspring, in keeping with your counsel, my lord, and that of those who respect the commandments of our God. And let it be done according to the law.
Everyone who did not come within three days would thereby forfeit all his property, in keeping with the counsel of the officials and the elders. Furthermore, he himself would be excluded from the assembly of the exiles.
who were rebuilding the wall. Those who were carrying loads did so by keeping one hand on the work and the other on their weapon.
He made for himself a large storeroom where previously they had been keeping the grain offering, the incense, and the vessels, along with the tithes of the grain, the new wine, and the olive oil as commanded for the Levites, the singers, the gate keepers, and the offering for the priests.
Then I directed the Levites to purify themselves and come and guard the gates in order to keep the Sabbath day holy. For this please remember me, O my God, and have pity on me in keeping with your great love.
The one whose deeds are blameless and whose motives are pure, who does not lie, or make promises with no intention of keeping them.
Praise the Lord! How blessed is the one who obeys the Lord, who takes great delight in keeping his commands.
by keeping you from the evil woman, from the smooth tongue of the loose woman.
My child, keep my words and treasure up my commands in your own keeping.
The eyes of the Lord are in every place, keeping watch on those who are evil and those who are good.
You have said, 'It is useless to serve God. How have we been helped by keeping his requirements and going about like mourners before the Lord who rules over all?
Now there were shepherds nearby living out in the field, keeping guard over their flock at night.
On that very night before Herod was going to bring him out for trial, Peter was sleeping between two soldiers, bound with two chains, while guards in front of the door were keeping watch over the prison.
Circumcision is nothing and uncircumcision is nothing. Instead, keeping God's commandments is what counts.
Be devoted to prayer, keeping alert in it with thanksgiving.
I put this charge before you, Timothy my child, in keeping with the prophecies once spoken about you, in order that with such encouragement you may fight the good fight.
Alexander the coppersmith did me a great deal of harm. The Lord will repay him in keeping with his deeds.
From Paul, a slave of God and apostle of Jesus Christ, to further the faith of God's chosen ones and the knowledge of the truth that is in keeping with godliness,
keeping our eyes fixed on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of our faith. For the joy set out for him he endured the cross, disregarding its shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the throne of God.
Yet do it with courtesy and respect, keeping a good conscience, so that those who slander your good conduct in Christ may be put to shame when they accuse you.