'Sakes' in the Bible
Also Yahweh was angry with me for your sakes, saying, "You also shall not go in there:
But Yahweh was angry with me for your sakes, and didn't listen to me; and Yahweh said to me, "Let it suffice you; speak no more to me of this matter.
Furthermore Yahweh was angry with me for your sakes, and swore that I should not go over the Jordan, and that I should not go in to that good land, which Yahweh your God gives you for an inheritance:
would you then wait until they were grown? Would you then refrain from having husbands? No, my daughters, for it grieves me much for your sakes, for the hand of Yahweh has gone out against me."
He allowed no man to do them wrong. Yes, he reproved kings for their sakes,
He allowed no one to do them wrong. Yes, he reproved kings for their sakes,
They angered him also at the waters of Meribah, so that Moses was troubled for their sakes;
For my brothers' and companions' sakes, I will now say, "Peace be within you."
I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your ground; neither shall your vine cast its fruit before its time in the field," says Yahweh of Armies.
I am glad for your sakes that I was not there, so that you may believe. Nevertheless, let's go to him."
Jesus answered, "This voice hasn't come for my sake, but for your sakes.
For their sakes I sanctify myself, that they themselves also may be sanctified in truth.
Now these things, brothers, I have in a figure transferred to myself and Apollos for your sakes, that in us you might learn not to think beyond the things which are written, that none of you be puffed up against one another.
Now I also forgive whomever you forgive anything. For if indeed I have forgiven anything, I have forgiven that one for your sakes in the presence of Christ,
For all things are for your sakes, that the grace, being multiplied through the many, may cause the thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God.
He died for all, that those who live should no longer live to themselves, but to him who for their sakes died and rose again.
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, that you through his poverty might become rich.