'Preserve' in the Bible
come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.
And it came to pass on the morrow, that the first-born said unto the younger, Behold, I lay yesternight with my father: let us make him drink wine this night also; and go thou in, and lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.
And now be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that ye sold me hither: for God did send me before you to preserve life.
And God sent me before you to preserve you a remnant in the earth, and to save you alive by a great deliverance.
And Jehovah commanded us to do all these statutes, to fear Jehovah our God, for our good always, that he might preserve us alive, as at this day.
Thou wilt keep them, O Jehovah, Thou wilt preserve them from this generation for ever.
Preserve me, O God; for in thee do I take refuge.
Let integrity and uprightness preserve me, For I wait for thee.
Thou art my hiding-place; thou wilt preserve me from trouble; Thou wilt compass me about with songs of deliverance. Selah
Withhold not thou thy tender mercies from me, O Jehovah; Let thy lovingkindness and thy truth continually preserve me.
Jehovah will preserve him, and keep him alive, And he shall be blessed upon the earth; And deliver not thou him unto the will of his enemies.
He shall abide before God for ever: Oh prepare lovingkindness and truth, that they may preserve him.
Hear my voice, O God, in my complaint: Preserve my life from fear of the enemy.
Let the sighing of the prisoner come before thee: According to the greatness of thy power preserve thou those that are appointed to death;
Preserve my soul; for I am godly: O thou my God, save thy servant that trusteth in thee.
Deliver me, O Jehovah, from the evil man; Preserve me from the violent man:
Keep me, O Jehovah, from the hands of the wicked; Preserve me from the violent man: Who have purposed to thrust aside my steps.
That he may guard the paths of justice, And preserve the way of his saints.
Forsake her not, and she will preserve thee; Love her, and she will keep thee.
That thou mayest preserve discretion, And that thy lips may keep knowledge.
In the mouth of the foolish is a rod for his pride; But the lips of the wise shall preserve them.
Kindness and truth preserve the king; And his throne is upholden by kindness.
The eyes of Jehovah preserve him that hath knowledge; But he overthroweth the words of the treacherous man.
As birds hovering, so will Jehovah of hosts protect Jerusalem; he will protect and deliver it , he will pass over and preserve it .
Thus saith Jehovah, In an acceptable time have I answered thee, and in a day of salvation have I helped thee; and I will preserve thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, to raise up the land, to make them inherit the desolate heritages:
Leave thy fatherless children, I will preserve them alive; and let thy widows trust in me.
Whosoever shall seek to gain his life shall lose it: but whosoever shall lose his life'shall preserve it.