'Persuade' in the Bible
Then all the people cried again because of him. Everyone tried to persuade David to have a meal while there was still daylight, but David took an oath by saying, "May God to do like this to me and more, if I taste bread or anything else before the sun sets!"
Don't let Hezekiah persuade you to rely on the LORD when he says, "The LORD will really deliver us!" and "This city will never be handed over to the king of Assyria!"
If this is reported to the governor, we'll personally persuade him to keep you out of trouble."
Every Sabbath, he would speak in the synagogue, trying to persuade both Jews and Greeks.
Agrippa asked Paul, "Can you so quickly persuade me to become a Christian?"
Therefore, since we know what it means to fear the Lord, we try to persuade people. We ourselves are perfectly known to God. I hope we are also really known to your consciences.