119 occurrences in 12 translations

'Rely' in the Bible

And the Lord said to Moses and Aaron, Because you did not believe in (rely on, cling to) Me to sanctify Me in the eyes of the Israelites, you therefore shall not bring this congregation into the land which I have given them.

Yet in spite of this word you did not believe (trust, rely on, and remain steadfast to) the Lord your God,

Likewise when the Lord sent you from Kadesh-barnea, saying, Go up and possess the land which I have given you, then you rebelled against the commandment of the Lord your God, and you did not believe Him or trust and rely on Him or obey His voice.

Yet they would not hear, but hardened their necks as did their fathers who did not believe (trust in, rely on, and remain steadfast to) the Lord their God.

Thou sayest but it is a word of the lips There is counsel and strength for war. Now on whom dost thou rely, that thou hast revolted against me?

Now behold, thou reliest upon the staff of that broken reed, upon Egypt, on which if a man lean, it goes into his hand and pierces it: so is Pharaoh king of Egypt to all that rely upon him.

""Of course, you might tell me, "We rely on the LORD our God!" But isn't it he whose high places and whose altars Hezekiah has demolished, all the while telling Jerusalem, "You're to worship in front of this altar in Jerusalem?"'

How can you refuse even one official from the least of my master's servants and rely on Egypt for chariots and horsemen?

Neither let Hezekiah make you rely upon Jehovah, saying, Jehovah will certainly deliver us, and this city shall not be given into the hand of the king of Assyria.

Say this to Hezekiah king of Judah: Let not your God on Whom you rely deceive you by saying, Jerusalem shall not be delivered into the hand of the king of Assyria.

And Asa cried unto Jehovah his God, and said, Jehovah, it maketh no difference to thee to help, whether there be much or no power: help us, O Jehovah our God, for we rely on thee, and in thy name have we come against this multitude. Jehovah, thou art our God; let not man prevail against thee.

At that time Hanani the prophet visited King Asa of Judah and said to him: "Because you relied on the king of Syria and did not rely on the Lord your God, the army of the king of Syria has escaped from your hand.

Were not the Ethiopians and the Lubims a huge host, with very many chariots and horsemen? yet, because thou didst rely on the LORD, he delivered them into thine hand.

Thus says Sennacherib king of Assyria: On what do ye rely that ye abide in the siege in Jerusalem?

He gives them a sense of security, so they can rely on it,but His eyes watch over their ways.

Will you rely on it because its strength is great? Will you commit your labor to it?

Can you rely on it that it will return your grain and [that] it will gather [it] to your threshing floor?

O my God, I trust, lean on, rely on, and am confident in You. Let me not be put to shame or [my hope in You] be disappointed; let not my enemies triumph over me.

Certainly none who rely on you will be humiliated. Those who deal in treachery will be thwarted and humiliated.

Guide me into your truth and teach me. For you are the God who delivers me; on you I rely all day long.

[You and] I abhor those who pay regard to vain idols; but I trust in, rely on, and confidently lean on the Lord.

Trust (lean on, rely on, and be confident) in the Lord and do good; so shall you dwell in the land and feed surely on His faithfulness, and truly you shall be fed.

Wicked men will be wiped out, but those who rely on the Lord are the ones who will possess the land.

But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God; I trust in and confidently rely on the loving-kindness and the mercy of God forever and ever.

I will continually thank you when you execute judgment; I will rely on you, for your loyal followers know you are good.

But You, O God, will bring down the wicked into the pit of destruction; men of blood and treachery shall not live out half their days. But I will trust in, lean on, and confidently rely on You.

By [the help of] God I will praise His word; on God I lean, rely, and confidently put my trust; I will not fear. What can man, who is flesh, do to me?

Trust in, lean on, rely on, and have confidence in Him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts before Him. God is a refuge for us (a fortress and a high tower). Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Let none who rely on you be disgraced because of me, O sovereign Lord and king! Let none who seek you be ashamed because of me, O God of Israel!

O Israel, trust and take refuge in the Lord! [Lean on, rely on, and be confident in Him!] He is their Help and their Shield.

Then shall I have an answer for those who taunt and reproach me, for I lean on, rely on, and trust in Your word.

And the head (the capital) of Ephraim is Samaria, and the head of Samaria is Remaliah's son [Pekah]. If you will not believe and trust and rely [on God and on the words of God's prophet instead of Assyria], surely you will not be established nor will you remain.

"But the people have not returned to rely on him who struck them, nor have they sought the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.

At that time, the remnant of Israel and the survivors of the house of Jacob will no longer rely on the one who struck them down, but will truly rely on the LORD, the Holy One of Israel.

"Or let him rely on My protection, Let him make peace with Me, Let him make peace with Me."

Therefore, this is what the Holy One of Israel says: "Because you reject this message, and put your trust in oppression and enjoy it, and since you rely on it,

"Tell Hezekiah, king of Judah, "This is what the mighty king, the king of Assyria, has to say: What is this "guarantee" that makes you yourself rely on it? Do you really think that guarantees alone can withstand strategy and military strength? On whom are you now depending, that you're rebelling against me?

Behold, thou reliest upon the staff of that broken reed, upon Egypt, on which if a man lean, it goes into his hand, and pierces it: so is Pharaoh king of Egypt to all that rely upon him.

And if thou say to me, We rely upon Jehovah our God: is it not he, whose high places and whose altars Hezekiah has removed, saying to Judah and Jerusalem, Ye shall worship before this altar?

"How then can you repulse one official of the least of my master's servants and rely on Egypt for chariots and for horsemen?

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!"

For they name themselves after the holy city, and rely on the God of Israel the LORD of the Heavenly Armies is his name.

Who among you fears the LORD, obeying the voice of his servant, who among you walks in darkness and has no light? Let him trust in the name of the LORD, and rely upon his God.

There is nobody {who pleads with} justice, and there is nobody who judges with honesty. They rely on nothing and speak vanity. They conceive trouble and beget iniquity;

Moreover, the children of Memphis and Tahpanhes (Egypt) [have in times past shown their power as a foe; they] have broken and fed on the crown of your head [Israel] -- "so do not rely on them as an ally now.

"You rely on your sword, you commit abominations and each of you defiles his neighbor's wife. Should you then possess the land?"'

Her leaders judge for the money, her priests teach only when they're paid, and her prophets prophesy for cash. Even so, don't they all rely on the LORD as they ask, "The LORD is among us, is he not? Nothing bad can possibly happen to us!'

For John came to you walking in the way of an upright man in right standing with God, and you did not believe him, but the tax collectors and the harlots did believe him; and you, even when you saw that, did not afterward change your minds and believe him [adhere to, trust in, and rely on what he told you].

And saying, The [appointed period of] time is fulfilled (completed), and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent ( have a change of mind which issues in regret for past sins and in change of conduct for the better) and believe (trust in, rely on, and adhere to) the good news (the Gospel).

Let the Christ (the Messiah), the King of Israel, come down now from the cross, that we may see [it] and trust in and rely on Him and adhere to Him! Those who were crucified with Him also reviled and reproached Him [speaking abusively, harshly, and insolently].

He who believes [who adheres to and trusts in and relies on the Gospel and Him Whom it sets forth] and is baptized will be saved [ from the penalty of eternal death]; but he who does not believe [who does not adhere to and trust in and rely on the Gospel and Him Whom it sets forth] will be condemned.

No servant is able to serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will stand by and be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon (riches, or anything in which you trust and on which you rely).

If You are the Christ (the Messiah), tell us. But He said to them, If I tell you, you will not believe (trust in, cleave to, and rely on what I say),

And [Jesus] said to them, O foolish ones [sluggish in mind, dull of perception] and slow of heart to believe (adhere to and trust in and rely on) everything that the prophets have spoken!

This man came to witness, that he might testify of the Light, that all men might believe in it [adhere to it, trust it, and rely upon it] through him.

Jesus replied, Because I said to you, I saw you beneath the fig tree, do you believe in and rely on and trust in Me? You shall see greater things than this!

If I have told you of things that happen right here on the earth and yet none of you believes Me, how can you believe (trust Me, adhere to Me, rely on Me) if I tell you of heavenly things?

He who believes in Him [who clings to, trusts in, relies on Him] is not judged [he who trusts in Him never comes up for judgment; for him there is no rejection, no condemnation -- "he incurs no damnation]; but he who does not believe (cleave to, rely on, trust in Him) is judged already [he has already been convicted and has already received his sentence] because he has not believed in and trusted in the name of the only begotten Son of God. [He is condemned for refusing to let his trust rest in Christ's name.]

And you have not His word (His thought) living in your hearts, because you do not believe and adhere to and trust in and rely on Him Whom He has sent. [That is why you do not keep His message living in you, because you do not believe in the Messenger Whom He has sent.]

For if you believed and relied on Moses, you would believe and rely on Me, for he wrote about Me [personally].

But if you do not believe and trust his writings, how then will you believe and trust My teachings? [How shall you cleave to and rely on My words?]

Jesus replied, This is the work (service) that God asks of you: that you believe in the One Whom He has sent [that you cleave to, trust, rely on, and have faith in His Messenger].

Therefore they said to Him, What sign (miracle, wonderwork) will You perform then, so that we may see it and believe and rely on and adhere to You? What [supernatural] work have You [to show what You can do]?

That is why I told you that you will die in (under the curse of) your sins; for if you do not believe that I am He [Whom I claim to be -- "if you do not adhere to, trust in, and rely on Me], you will die in your sins.

But because I speak the truth, you do not believe Me [do not trust Me, do not rely on Me, or adhere to Me].

Who of you convicts Me of wrongdoing or finds Me guilty of sin? Then if I speak truth, why do you not believe Me [trust Me, rely on, and adhere to Me]?

He called out, Lord, I believe! [I rely on, I trust, I cleave to You!] And he worshiped Him.

Jesus answered them, I have told you so, yet you do not believe Me [you do not trust Me and rely on Me]. The very works that I do by the power of My Father and in My Father's name bear witness concerning Me [they are My credentials and evidence in support of Me].

But you do not believe and trust and rely on Me because you do not belong to My fold [you are no sheep of Mine].

If I am not doing the works [performing the deeds] of My Father, then do not believe Me [do not adhere to Me and trust Me and rely on Me].

And for your sake I am glad that I was not there; it will help you to believe (to trust and rely on Me). However, let us go to him.

While you have the Light, believe in the Light [have faith in it, hold to it, rely on it], that you may become sons of the Light and be filled with Light. Jesus said these things, and then He went away and hid Himself from them [was lost to their view].

But Jesus loudly declared, The one who believes in Me does not [only] believe in and trust in and rely on Me, but [in believing in Me he believes] in Him Who sent Me.

And now I have told you [this] before it occurs, so that when it does take place you may believe and have faith in and rely on Me.

About sin, because they do not believe in Me [trust in, rely on, and adhere to Me];

Neither for these alone do I pray [it is not for their sake only that I make this request], but also for all those who will ever come to believe in (trust in, cling to, rely on) Me through their word and teaching,

And this became known throughout all Joppa, and many came to believe on the Lord [to adhere to and trust in and rely on Him as the Christ and as their Savior].

And the presence of the Lord was with them with power, so that a great number [learned] to believe (to adhere to and trust in and rely on the Lord) and turned and surrendered themselves to Him.

But [they were written] for our sakes too. [Righteousness, standing acceptable to God] will be granted and credited to us also who believe in (trust in, adhere to, and rely on) God, Who raised Jesus our Lord from the dead,

But how are people to call upon Him Whom they have not believed [in Whom they have no faith, on Whom they have no reliance]? And how are they to believe in Him [adhere to, trust in, and rely upon Him] of Whom they have never heard? And how are they to hear without a preacher?

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Definition
Usage
παρασκευάζω 
Paraskeuazo 
Usage: 4

ὑποστρέφω 
Hupostrepho 
Usage: 31

χωρέω 
Choreo 
Usage: 5

אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 10

גּאלּה 
G@ullah 
Usage: 14

נגע 
Naga` 
Usage: 150

G21
ἀγαλλιάω 
Agalliao 
Usage: 8

ἀνάμνησις 
Anamnesis 
Usage: 1

ἀνάπαυσις 
Anapausis 
rest , rest 9
Usage: 2

ἀνταποδίδωμι 
Antapodidomi 
Usage: 5

ἀποδέχομαι 
Apodechomai 
Usage: 5

ἀποκαθίστημι 
Apokathistemi 
Usage: 6

ἀπολαμβάνω 
Apolambano 
Usage: 7

διαλέγομαι 
Dialegomai 
Usage: 13

ἐπαναπαύομαι 
Epanapauomai 
rest , rest in
Usage: 1

καταπαύω 
Katapauo 
Usage: 4

μεταμέλλομαι 
metamellomai 
Usage: 4

ὀνειδέζω 
oneidizo 
Usage: 8

περίχωρος 
Perichoros 
Usage: 10

προθυμία 
Prothumia 
Usage: 5

συγχαίρω 
Sugchairo 
rejoice with , rejoice in
Usage: 5

συζητέω 
Suzeteo 
Usage: 8

συναίρω 
sunairo 
Usage: 0

ὑπόμνησις 
Hupomnesis 
Usage: 3

H14
אבה 
'abah 
Usage: 54

H98
אגם 
'agam 
Usage: 10

אדם 
'adom 
Usage: 8

אדמדּם 
'adamdam 
Usage: 6

אדמוני אדמני 
'admoniy 
Usage: 3

אהל 
'ahal 
Usage: 4

אזן 
'ozen 
Usage: 187

אחרן אחרין 
'acharown 
Usage: 50

אחרית 
'achariyth 
Usage: 61

אסף 
'acaph 
Usage: 199

אפק 
'aphaq 
Usage: 7

אפּתם 
'app@thom (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

אצל 
'atsal 
Usage: 5

אשׁר אשׁר 
'ashar 
Usage: 16

אתנה 
'ethnah 
Usage: 1

אתנן 
'ethnan 
Usage: 11

בּדק 
Badaq 
Usage: 1

בּהט 
Behat 
red
Usage: 1

בּחר 
Bachar 
Usage: 169

בּין 
Biyn 
Usage: 169

בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

בּעה בּעא 
B@`a' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 12

בּקע 
Baqa` 
cleave , ...up , divide , rent , ... out , break through , rend , breach , asunder , hatch , brake , burst , cleft , break forth , pieces , tare , tear , win
Usage: 51

בּקשׁ 
Baqash 
Usage: 225

בּקּשׁה 
Baqqashah 
Usage: 8

בּרח 
Barach 
Usage: 64

גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 104

גּדּפה גּדּוּפה גּדּף גּדּוּף 
Gidduwph 
Usage: 3

גּדף 
Gadaph 
Usage: 7

גּדר 
Gadar 
Usage: 10

גּלה גּולה 
Gowlah 
Usage: 42

גּוּר 
Guwr 
Usage: 98

גּוּל גּיל 
Giyl 
Usage: 45

גּיל 
Giyl 
Usage: 9

גּילת גּילה 
Giylah 
Usage: 2

גּלה 
Galah 
Usage: 188

גּלא גּלה 
G@lah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

גּלל 
Galal 
Usage: 18

גּמוּל 
G@muwl 
Usage: 19

גּמוּלה 
G@muwlah 
Usage: 3

גּמל 
Gamal 
Usage: 37

גּער 
Ga`ar 
Usage: 14

גּערה 
G@`arah 
Usage: 15

גּרע 
Gara` 
Usage: 22

דּבּה 
Dibbah 
Usage: 9

דּברה 
Dibrah 
Usage: 5

דּכרן דּכרון 
Dikrown (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

דּמי דּמי 
D@miy 
Usage: 4

דּמם 
Damam 
Usage: 30

דּרשׁ 
Darash 
Usage: 164

דּשׁן 
Dashen 
Usage: 11

הוּן 
Huwn 
Usage: 1

הלל 
Halal 
Usage: 165

הנחה 
Hanachah 
Usage: 1

הפך 
Haphak 
Usage: 94

זועה 
Z@va`ah 
Usage: 1

זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 231

זכר זכר 
Zeker 
Usage: 23

זכרון 
Zikrown 
Usage: 24

זנח 
Zanach 
Usage: 20

זעוה 
Za`avah 
Usage: 7

זקק 
Zaqaq 
Usage: 7

חבל חבל 
Chebel 
Usage: 62

חגג 
Chagag 
Usage: 16

חגר 
Chagar 
gird , appointed , gird on , gird up , be afraid , put , restrain , on every side
Usage: 43

חדה 
Chadah 
Usage: 3

חדל 
Chadal 
Usage: 58

חדל 
Chadel 
Usage: 3

חדשׁ 
Chadash 
Usage: 10

חוּס 
Chuwc 
Usage: 24

חוּשׁ 
Chuwsh 
Usage: 19

חזק 
Chazaq 
Usage: 290

חזקה 
Chozqah 
Usage: 7

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