'Offended' in the Bible
The Lord regretted that he had made humankind on the earth, and he was highly offended.
Then Abimelech called Abraham, and said unto him, What hast thou done unto us? and what have I offended thee, that thou hast brought on me and on my kingdom a great sin? thou hast done deeds unto me that ought not to be done.
Now Jacob's sons had come in from the field when they heard the news. They were offended and very angry because Shechem had disgraced Israel by sexually assaulting Jacob's daughter, a crime that should not be committed.
And it came to pass after these things, that the butler of the king of Egypt and his baker had offended their lord the king of Egypt.
He is to confess the sin that he had committed, pay its full compensation, add one fifth to it, and give the compensation to whomever he offended.
David was grieved and offended because the Lord had broken forth upon Uzzah, and that place is called Perez-uzzah [the breaking forth upon Uzzah] to this day.
And Hezekiah king of Judah sent to the king of Assyria to Lachish, saying, I have offended; return from me: that which thou puttest on me will I bear. And the king of Assyria appointed unto Hezekiah king of Judah three hundred talents of silver and thirty talents of gold.
And David was offended because the Lord had broken forth upon Uzza; that place to this day is called Perez-uzza [the breaking forth upon Uzza].
God was also offended by it, so he attacked Israel.
And said unto them, Ye shall not bring in the captives hither: for whereas we have offended against the LORD already, ye intend to add more to our sins and to our trespass: for our trespass is great, and there is fierce wrath against Israel.
We have certainly offended you and have not kept the commands, regulations, and judgments that you have commanded your servant Moses.
Do not cover their iniquity, and do not wipe out their sin from before them. For they have bitterly offended the builders!
"Will you get offended if somebody tries to talk to you? Who can keep from speaking at a time like this?
Why do You hide Your face [as if offended] and alienate me as if I were Your enemy?
They again challenged God, and offended the Holy One of Israel.
A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city: and their contentions are like the bars of a castle.
Draw me! We will run after you! The king brings me into his apartments! We will be glad and rejoice in you! We will recall [when we were favored with] your love, more fragrant than wine. The upright [are not offended at your choice, but sincerely] love you.
Truth is missing, and whoever turns from evil is plundered. The Lord saw that there was no justice, and He was offended.
But they rebelled and offended his holy Spirit, so he turned into an enemy and fought against them.
for your sins and your ancestors' sins," says the Lord. "Because they burned incense on the mountains and offended me on the hills, I will punish them in full measure."
Israel was holiness [something set apart from ordinary purposes, dedicated] to the Lord, the firstfruits of His harvest [of which no stranger was allowed to partake]; all who ate of it [injuring Israel] offended and became guilty; evil came upon them, says the Lord.
Moreover Jeremiah said unto king Zedekiah, What have I offended against thee, or against thy servants, or against this people, that ye have put me in prison?
Thus saith the Lord GOD; Because that Edom hath dealt against the house of Judah by taking vengeance, and hath greatly offended, and revenged himself upon them;
When Ephraim spake trembling, he exalted himself in Israel; but when he offended in Baal, he died.
"My people, what have I done to you, and how have I offended you? Answer me!
You are offering improper sacrifices on my altar, yet you ask, 'How have we offended you?' By treating the table of the Lord as if it is of no importance!
And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.
Yet hath he not root in himself, but dureth for a while: for when tribulation or persecution ariseth because of the word, by and by he is offended.
And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, save in his own country, and in his own house.
Then came his disciples, and said unto him, Knowest thou that the Pharisees were offended, after they heard this saying?
And then shall many be offended, and shall betray one another, and shall hate one another.
Then saith Jesus unto them, All ye shall be offended because of me this night: for it is written, I will smite the shepherd, and the sheep of the flock shall be scattered abroad.
Peter answered and said unto him, Though all men shall be offended because of thee, yet will I never be offended.
And have no root in themselves, and so endure but for a time: afterward, when affliction or persecution ariseth for the word's sake, immediately they are offended.
Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, the brother of James, and Joses, and of Juda, and Simon? and are not his sisters here with us? And they were offended at him.
And Jesus saith unto them, All ye shall be offended because of me this night: for it is written, I will smite the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered.
But Peter said unto him, Although all shall be offended, yet will not I.
And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.
And forgive us our sins, for we ourselves also forgive everyone who is indebted to us [who has offended us or done us wrong]. And bring us not into temptation but rescue us from evil.
When Jesus was aware that his disciples were complaining about this, he said to them, "Does this cause you to be offended?
These things have I spoken unto you, that ye should not be offended.
While he answered for himself, Neither against the law of the Jews, neither against the temple, nor yet against Caesar, have I offended any thing at all.
It is good neither to eat flesh, nor to drink wine, nor any thing whereby thy brother stumbleth, or is offended, or is made weak.
Therefore, if [my eating a] food is a cause of my brother's falling or of hindering [his spiritual advancement], I will not eat [such] flesh forever, lest I cause my brother to be tripped up and fall and to be offended.
So although I wrote to you, it was not for the sake of the offender nor for the sake of the one offended, but that your earnestness on our behalf might be made known to you in the sight of God.
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