22 occurrences

'Persuaded' in the Bible

When she arrived, she persuaded Othniel to ask her father for a field. As she got off her donkey, Caleb asked her, “What do you want?”

When she arrived, she persuaded Othniel to ask her father for a field. As she got off her donkey, Caleb asked her, “What do you want?”

The man got up to go, but his father-in-law persuaded him, so he stayed and spent the night there again.

With these words David persuaded his men, and he did not let them rise up against Saul.Then Saul left the cave and went on his way.

One day Elisha went to Shunem. A prominent woman who lived there persuaded him to eat some food. So whenever he passed by, he stopped there to eat.

Then after some years, he went down to visit Ahab in Samaria. Ahab sacrificed many sheep and cattle for him and for the people who were with him. Then he persuaded him to march up to Ramoth-gilead,

He will not be appeased by anythingor be persuaded by lavish gifts.

The chief priests and the elders, however, persuaded the crowds to ask for Barabbas and to execute Jesus.

“But he told him, ‘If they don’t listen to Moses and the prophets, they will not be persuaded if someone rises from the dead.’”

but if it is of God, you will not be able to overthrow them. You may even be found fighting against God.” So they were persuaded by him.

Then some of them were persuaded and joined Paul and Silas, including a great number of God-fearing Greeks, as well as a number of the leading women.

You both see and hear that not only in Ephesus, but in almost all of Asia, this man Paul has persuaded and misled a considerable number of people by saying that gods made by hand are not gods!

Since he would not be persuaded, we stopped talking and simply said, “The Lord’s will be done!”

After arranging a day with him, many came to him at his lodging. From dawn to dusk he expounded and witnessed about the kingdom of God. He tried to persuade them concerning Jesus from both the Law of Moses and the Prophets.

For I am persuaded that not even death or life,angels or rulers,things present or things to come, hostile powers,

Since I am persuaded of this, I know that I will remain and continue with all of you for your progress and joy in the faith,

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
סוּת 
Cuwth 
Usage: 18

פּתה 
Pathah 
Usage: 28

ἀναπείθω 
Anapeitho 
Usage: 1

πείθω 
Peitho 
Usage: 52

πληροφορέω 
Plerophoreo 
Usage: 5

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