119 occurrences in 13 translations

'Prove' in the Bible

And it came to pass after these things, that God did prove Abraham, and said unto him, Abraham. And he said, Here am I.

Your father's blessings will prove to be stronger than blessings from the eternal mountains or bounties from the everlasting hills. May they come to rest on Joseph's head, May they be set upon the brow of the one who was separated from his own brothers."

And you shall take this rod in your hand with which you shall work the signs [that prove I sent you].

When Pharaoh says to you, Prove [your authority] by a miracle, then tell Aaron, Throw your rod down before Pharaoh, that it may become a serpent.

Then said the LORD unto Moses, Behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you; and the people shall go out and gather a certain rate every day, that I may prove them, whether they will walk in my law, or no.

And Moses said unto the people, Fear not: for God is come to prove you, and that his fear may be before your faces, that ye sin not.

And thou shalt remember all the way which the LORD thy God led thee these forty years in the wilderness, to humble thee, and to prove thee, to know what was in thine heart, whether thou wouldest keep his commandments, or no.

Who fed thee in the wilderness with manna, which thy fathers knew not, that he might humble thee, and that he might prove thee, to do thee good at thy latter end;

When a prophet speaks in the name of the Lord, if the word does not come to pass or prove true, that is a word which the Lord has not spoken. The prophet has spoken it presumptuously; you shall not be afraid of him.

The judges will thoroughly investigate the matter, and if the witness should prove to be false and to have given false testimony against the accused,

And of Levi he said, Let thy Thummim and thy Urim be with thy holy one, whom thou didst prove at Massah, and with whom thou didst strive at the waters of Meribah;

That through them I may prove Israel, whether they will keep the way of the LORD to walk therein, as their fathers did keep it, or not.

Now these are the nations which the LORD left, to prove Israel by them, even as many of Israel as had not known all the wars of Canaan;

And they were to prove Israel by them, to know whether they would hearken unto the commandments of the LORD, which he commanded their fathers by the hand of Moses.

And Gideon said unto God, Let not thine anger be hot against me, and I will speak but this once: let me prove, I pray thee, but this once with the fleece; let it now be dry only upon the fleece, and upon all the ground let there be dew.

Now be courageous and prove to be valiant warriors, for your lord Saul is dead. The people of Judah have anointed me as king over them."

Now, O sovereign Lord, you are the true God! May your words prove to be true! You have made this good promise to your servant!

He said, "If the Arameans prove too strong for me, then you are to help me. If the Ammonites prove too strong for you, then I will come help you.

Be strong! We must prove ourselves strong for our people and for the cities of our God. May the Lord's will be done."

With the faithful You prove Yourself faithful; with the blameless man You prove Yourself blameless;

with the pure You prove Yourself pure, but with the crooked You prove Yourself shrewd.

And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon concerning the name of the LORD, she came to prove him with hard questions.

When it was time for the evening offering, Elijah the prophet approached the altar and prayed: "O Lord God of Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, prove today that you are God in Israel and that I am your servant and have done all these things at your command.

"Don't let Hezekiah deceive you, because he will prove to be unable to deliver you from my control. And don't let Hezekiah make you trust in the LORD by telling you, "The LORD will certainly deliver us and this city will not be handed over to the king of Assyria."

He told Abishai, "If the Arameans prove too strong for me, then you are to help me. If the Ammonites prove too strong for you, then I will help you.

Be strong! We must prove ourselves strong for our people and for the cities of our God. May the Lord's will be done."

And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon, she came to prove Solomon with hard questions at Jerusalem, with a very great company, and camels that bare spices, and gold in abundance, and precious stones: and when she was come to Solomon, she communed with him of all that was in her heart.

The following are those who came from Tel-melah, Tel-harsha, Cherub, Addan, and Immer but were unable to prove that their families and ancestry were Israelite:

The following are those who came from Tel-melah, Tel-harsha, Cherub, Addon, and Immer, but were unable to prove that their families and ancestry were Israelite:

How painful honest words can be! But what does your rebuke prove?

If I justify myself, mine own mouth shall condemn me: if I say, I am perfect, it shall also prove me perverse.

"As for you, if you prove faithful, and if you stretch out your hands toward him,

Let him not put trust in worthless things, being led astray, for what he gets in exchange will prove worthless.

If indeed ye will magnify yourselves against me, and prove against me my reproach,

If this is not true, then who can prove me a liar and show that my speech is worthless?

"Look! Anyone's hope to capture him will prove itself false; anyone would be terrified just by looking at him.

The Lord is in His holy temple; the Lord's throne is in heaven. His eyes behold; His eyelids test and prove the children of men.

With the faithful You prove Yourself faithful; with the blameless man You prove Yourself blameless;

with the pure You prove Yourself pure, but with the crooked You prove Yourself shrewd.

Nevertheless He saved them for His name's sake [to prove the righteousness of the divine character], that He might make His mighty power known.

I said in mine heart, Go to now, I will prove thee with mirth, therefore enjoy pleasure: and, behold, this also is vanity.

I said in my heart, It is thus with the children of men, that God may prove them, and that they should see that they themselves are but beasts.

[You idols made by men's hands, prove your divinity!] Produce your cause [set forth your case], says the Lord. Bring forth your strong proofs, says the King of Jacob.

Let all the nations be gathered together, and let the nations be assembled. "Who is there among them who can declare this, or announce the former things? Let them produce their witnesses to prove them right, and let them proclaim so people will say, "It's true.'

Remind me of what happened! Let's debate! You, prove to me that you are right!

Who forms a god and casts an idol that will prove worthless?

The prophets will prove to be full of wind. The Lord has not spoken through them. So, let what they say happen to them.'"

All these idolaters will prove to be stupid and ignorant. Every goldsmith will be disgraced by the idol he made. For the image he forges is merely a sham. There is no breath in any of those idols.

O Lord who rules over all, you test and prove the righteous. You see into people's hearts and minds. Pay them back for what they have done because I trust you to vindicate my cause.

But the burden of the Lord you must mention no more, for every man's burden is his own response and word [for as they mockingly call all prophecies burdens, whether good or bad, so will it prove to be to them; God will take them at their own word]; for you pervert the words [not of a lifeless idol, but] of the living God, the Lord of hosts, our God!

Moreover the Lord says, 'I will make something happen to prove that I will punish you in this place. I will do it so that you will know that my threats to bring disaster on you will prove true.

Go up to Gilead and get medicinal ointment, you dear poor people of Egypt. But it will prove useless no matter how much medicine you use; there will be no healing for you.

Even her mercenaries will prove to be like pampered, well-fed calves. For they too will turn and run away. They will not stand their ground when the time for them to be destroyed comes, the time for them to be punished.

I, the Lord, affirm that I know how arrogant they are. But their pride is ill-founded. Their boastings will prove to be false.

All idolaters will prove to be stupid and ignorant. Every goldsmith will be disgraced by the idol he made. For the image he forges is merely a sham. There is no breath in any of those idols.

"As a soothing aroma I will accept you when I bring you out from the peoples and gather you from the lands where you are scattered; and I will prove Myself holy among you in the sight of the nations.

"I will vindicate the holiness of My great name which has been profaned among the nations, which you have profaned in their midst Then the nations will know that I am the LORD," declares the Lord GOD, "when I prove Myself holy among you in their sight.

Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten days; and let them give us pulse to eat, and water to drink.

Now, just as you saw that the stone was cut out of the mountain without human hands and that it crushed the iron, bronze, clay, silver, and gold to pieces so also the great God has revealed to the king what will take place after this. Your dream will come true, and its meaning will prove trustworthy."

And such as violate the covenant he shall pervert and seduce with flatteries, but the people who know their God shall prove themselves strong and shall stand firm and do exploits [for God].

For the vision is yet for the appointed time, and it hurries toward the end, and won't prove false. Though it takes time, wait for it; because it will surely come. It won't delay.

Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be meat in mine house, and prove me now herewith, saith the LORD of hosts, if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it.

Bring forth fruit that is consistent with repentance [let your lives prove your change of heart];

But, to prove to you that the Son of Man has authority on earth to pardon sins" --He then says to the paralytic, "Rise, and take up your bed and go home."

"Remember it is I who am sending you out, as sheep into the midst of wolves; prove yourselves as sagacious as serpents, and as innocent as doves.

while they taunted Him, saying, "Christ, prove yourself a Prophet by telling us who it was that struck you."

Thereupon some began to spit on Him, and to blindfold Him, while striking Him with their fists and crying, "Prove that you are a prophet." The officers too struck Him with open hands as they took Him in charge.

Live lives which shall prove your change of heart; and do not begin to say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham as our forefather,' for I tell you that God can raise up descendants for Abraham from these stones.

But to prove to you that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins" --Turning to the paralytic He said, "I bid you, Rise, take up your bed, and go home."

You playactors (hypocrites)! You know how [intelligently] to discern and interpret and prove the looks of the earth and sky; but how is it that you do not know how to discern and interpret and apply the proof to this present time?

And another said, I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I go to prove them: I pray thee have me excused.

or blindfolded Him, and then challenged Him. "Prove to us," they said, "that you are a prophet, by telling us who it was that struck you."

And this he said to prove him: for he himself knew what he would do.

Neither can they prove the things whereof they now accuse me.

And when he was come, the Jews which came down from Jerusalem stood round about, and laid many and grievous complaints against Paul, which they could not prove.

"So, King Agrippa, I did not prove disobedient to the heavenly vision,

No, indeed; let us hold God to be true, though every man should prove to be false. As it stands written, "That Thou mayest be shown to be just in the sentence Thou pronouncest, and gain Thy cause when Thou contendest."

It was to demonstrate and prove at the present time ( in the now season) that He Himself is righteous and that He justifies and accepts as righteous him who has [true] faith in Jesus.

Did that which is good then prove fatal [bringing death] to me? Certainly not! It was sin, working death in me by using this good thing [as a weapon], in order that through the commandment sin might be shown up clearly to be sin, that the extreme malignity and immeasurable sinfulness of sin might plainly appear.

that I may be rescued from those who are disobedient in Judea, and that my service for Jerusalem may prove acceptable to the saints;

of each the work shall become manifest, for the day shall declare it, because in fire it is revealed, and the work of each, what kind it is, the fire shall prove;

I speak not by commandment, but by occasion of the forwardness of others, and to prove the sincerity of your love.

But I sent the brothers so our boasting about you in the matter would not prove empty, and so you would be prepared just as I said.

"For if I rebuild what I have once destroyed, I prove myself to be a transgressor.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּחן 
Bachan 
Usage: 29

בּליל 
B@liyl 
Usage: 3

בּלל 
Balal 
Usage: 43

חזה 
Chazah 
Usage: 54

חידה 
Chiydah 
Usage: 17

כּוּן 
Kuwn 
Usage: 217

כּעס 
Ka`ac 
Usage: 55

כּעשׂ כּעס 
Ka`ac 
Usage: 25

כּרה 
Kerah 
Usage: 1

לחם 
Lechem 
Usage: 298

מדינה 
M@diynah 
Usage: 53

מדינה 
M@diynah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 11

מספּוא 
Micpow' 
Usage: 5

מריבה 
M@riybah 
Usage: 5

מרר 
Marar 
Usage: 16

משׁל 
Mashal 
Usage: 16

משׁל 
Mashal 
Usage: 39

נאץ 
Na'ats 
Usage: 25

נאצה נאצה 
N@'atsah 
Usage: 5

נסה 
Nacah 
Usage: 36

סוּת 
Cuwth 
Usage: 18

צוּד 
Tsuwd 
Usage: 18

ציד 
Tsayid 
Usage: 19

צדה צידה 
Tseydah 
Usage: 9

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

רגז 
R@gaz (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

ἀποδείκνυμι 
Apodeiknumi 
Usage: 4

ἀποστοματίζω 
Apostomatizo 
Usage: 1

δοκιμάζω 
Dokimazo 
Usage: 20

ἐπαρχία 
Eparchia 
Usage: 2

ἐρεθίζω 
Erethizo 
Usage: 2

ἑτοιμάζω 
hetoimazo 
Usage: 27

κτάομαι 
Ktaomai 
Usage: 4

παραβολή 
Parabole 
Usage: 38

παραζηλόω 
Parazeloo 
Usage: 4

παραπικραίνω 
Parapikraino 
Usage: 1

παραπικρασμός 
Parapikrasmos 
Usage: 2

παροιμία 
Paroimia 
Usage: 3

παροξύνω 
Paroxuno 
Usage: 2

παροξυσμός 
Paroxusmos 
Usage: 2

παροργίζω 
Parorgizo 
Usage: 2

πειράζω 
Peirazo 
Usage: 33

προαιτιάομαι 
Proaitiaomai 
Usage: 1

προβλέπω 
Problepo 
Usage: 1

προκαλέομαι 
Prokaleomai 
Usage: 1

προνοέω 
Pronoeo 
Usage: 3

πρόνοια 
Pronoia 
Usage: 2

συμβιβάζω 
Sumbibazo 
Usage: 6



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