'Provoked' in the Bible
Moses heard the people, family after family, crying at the entrance of their tents. The Lord was very angry; Moses was also provoked.
“Remember and do not forget how you provoked the Lord your God in the wilderness. You have been rebelling against the Lord from the day you left the land of Egypt until you reached this place.
You provoked the Lord at Horeb, and He was angry enough with you to destroy you.
They provoked His jealousy with foreign gods;they enraged Him with detestable practices.
When the Lord saw this, He despised them,provoked to anger by His sons and daughters.
They have provoked My jealousywith their so-called gods;they have enraged Me with their worthless idols.So I will provoke their jealousywith an inferior people;I will enrage them with a foolish nation.
Judah did what was evil in the Lord’s eyes. They provoked Him to jealous anger more than all that their ancestors had done with the sins they committed.
This was because Jeroboam had provoked the Lord God of Israel by the sins he had committed and had caused Israel to commit.
I will make your house like the house of Jeroboam son of Nebat and like the house of Baasha son of Ahijah, because you have provoked My anger and caused Israel to sin.
He served Baal and worshiped him. He provoked the Lord God of Israel just as his father had done.
They made their sons and daughters pass through the fire and practiced divination and interpreted omens. They devoted themselves to do what was evil in the Lord’s sight and provoked Him.
because they have done what is evil in My sight and have provoked Me from the day their ancestors came out of Egypt until today.’”
In spite of all that, the Lord did not turn from the fury of His great burning anger, which burned against Judah because of all that Manasseh had provoked Him with.
He made high places in every city of Judah to offer incense to other gods, and he provoked the Lord, the God of his ancestors.
Do not cover their guilt or let their sin be erased from Your sight, because they have provoked the builders.
They constantly tested Godand provoked the Holy One of Israel.
They enraged Him with their high placesand provoked His jealousy with their carved images.
They provoked the Lord with their deeds,and a plague broke out against them.
But are they really provoking Me?” This is the Lord’s declaration. “Isn’t it they themselves being provoked to disgrace?”
Listen—the cry of my dear peoplefrom a far away land,“Is the Lord no longer in Zion,her King not within her?”Why have they provoked me to angerwith their carved images,with their worthless foreign idols?
because of their evil ways that provoked Me to anger, going and burning incense to serve other gods that they, you, and your fathers did not know.
Ephraim has provoked bitter anger,so his Lord will leave his bloodguilt on himand repay him for his contempt.
For the Lord of Hosts says this: “As I resolved to treat you badly when your fathers provoked Me to anger, and I did not relent,” says the Lord of Hosts,
because they were provoked that they were teaching the people and proclaiming the resurrection from the dead, using Jesus as the example.
does not act improperly,is not selfish, is not provoked,and does not keep a record of wrongs.
10 for 40 years.Therefore I was provoked with that generationand said, “They always go astray in their hearts,and they have not known My ways.”