'Save' in the Bible
God sent me ahead of you to preserve you on the earth and to save your lives by a great deliverance.
Suppose he goes with someone else to the forest to cut wood and when he raises the ax to cut the tree, the ax head flies loose from the handle and strikes his fellow worker so hard that he dies. The person responsible may then flee to one of these cities to save himself.
You will feel your way along at noon like the blind person does in darkness and you will not succeed in anything you do; you will be constantly oppressed and continually robbed, with no one to save you.
Your ox will be slaughtered before your very eyes but you will not eat of it. Your donkey will be stolen from you as you watch and will not be returned to you. Your flock of sheep will be given to your enemies and there will be no one to save you.
When the army came back to the camp, the elders of Israel said, "Why did the Lord let us be defeated today by the Philistines? Let's take with us the ark of the covenant of the Lord from Shiloh. When it is with us, it will save us from the hand of our enemies.
The Israelites said to Samuel, "Keep crying out to the Lord our God so that he may save us from the hand of the Philistines!"
"At this time tomorrow I will send to you a man from the land of Benjamin. You must consecrate him as a leader over my people Israel. He will save my people from the hand of the Philistines. For I have looked with favor on my people. Their cry has reached me!"
But some wicked men said, "How can this man save us?" They despised him and did not even bring him a gift. But Saul said nothing about it.
Saul sent messengers to David's house to guard it and to kill him in the morning. Then David's wife Michal told him, "If you do not save yourself tonight, tomorrow you will be dead!"
Act now! For the Lord has said to David, 'By the hand of my servant David I will save my people Israel from the Philistines and from all their enemies.'"
My God is my rocky summit where I take shelter, my shield, the horn that saves me, my stronghold, my refuge, my savior. You save me from violence!
Now let me give you some advice as to how you can save your life and your son Solomon's life.
But I replied, "Should a man like me run away? Would someone like me flee to the temple in order to save his life? I will not go!"
But Satan answered the Lord, "Skin for skin! Indeed, a man will give up all that he has to save his life!
When people are brought low and you say 'Lift them up!' then he will save the downcast;
Then I myself will acknowledge to you that your own right hand can save you.
Deliver me from the sword! Save my life from the claws of the wild dogs!
May the Lord protect him and save his life! May he be blessed in the land! Do not turn him over to his enemies!
He will take pity on the poor and needy; the lives of the needy he will save.
I am bringing my deliverance near, it is not far away; I am bringing my salvation near, it does not wait. I will save Zion; I will adorn Israel with my splendor."
They say to a wooden idol, 'You are my father.' They say to a stone image, 'You gave birth to me.' Yes, they have turned away from me instead of turning to me. Yet when they are in trouble, they say, 'Come and save us!'
But where are the gods you made for yourselves? Let them save you when you are in trouble. The sad fact is that you have as many gods as you have towns, Judah.
Then the Lord said, "As for you, Jeremiah, do not pray for these people! Do not cry out to me or petition me on their behalf! Do not plead with me to save them, because I will not listen to you.
Then those living in the towns of Judah and in Jerusalem will go and cry out for help to the gods to whom they have been sacrificing. However, those gods will by no means be able to save them when disaster strikes them.
So, Jeremiah, do not pray for these people. Do not cry out to me or petition me on their behalf. Do not plead with me to save them. For I will not listen to them when they call out to me for help when disaster strikes them."
Why should you be like someone who is helpless, like a champion who cannot save anyone? You are indeed with us, and we belong to you. Do not abandon us!"
I will certainly save you. You will not fall victim to violence. You will escape with your life because you trust in me. I, the Lord, affirm it!"'"
Do not be afraid of the king of Babylon whom you now fear. Do not be afraid of him because I will be with you to save you and to rescue you from his power. I, the Lord, affirm it!
Fathers will hear the hoofbeats of the enemies' horses, the clatter of their chariots and the rumbling of their wheels. They will not turn back to save their children because they will be paralyzed with fear.
They will hear, 'Run! Save yourselves! Even if you must be like a lonely shrub in the desert!'
Get out of Babylonia quickly, you foreign people. Flee to save your lives. Do not let yourselves be killed because of her sins. For it is time for the Lord to wreak his revenge. He will pay Babylonia back for what she has done.
"Get out of Babylon, my people! Flee to save your lives from the fierce anger of the Lord!
Even if these three men, Noah, Daniel, and Job, were in it, they would save only their own lives by their righteousness, declares the sovereign Lord.
Even if these three men were in it, as surely as I live, declares the sovereign Lord, they could not save their own sons or daughters; they would save only their own lives, and the land would become desolate.
Even if these three men were in it, as surely as I live, declares the sovereign Lord, they could not save their own sons or daughters -- they would save only their own lives.
Even if Noah, Daniel, and Job were in it, as surely as I live, declares the sovereign Lord, they could not save their own son or daughter; they would save only their own lives by their righteousness.
I will save my sheep; they will no longer be prey. I will judge between one sheep and another.
I will save you from all your uncleanness. I will call for the grain and multiply it; I will not bring a famine on you.
They will not defile themselves with their idols, their detestable things, and all their rebellious deeds. I will save them from all their unfaithfulness by which they sinned. I will purify them; they will become my people and I will become their God.
Where then is your king, that he may save you in all your cities? Where are your rulers for whom you asked, saying, "Give me a king and princes"?
Assyria cannot save us; we will not ride warhorses. We will never again say, 'Our gods' to what our own hands have made. For only you will show compassion to Orphan Israel!"
Fast runners will find no place to hide; strong men will have no strength left; warriors will not be able to save their lives.
Archers will not hold their ground; fast runners will not save their lives, nor will those who ride horses.
Seek the Lord so you can live! Otherwise he will break out like fire against Joseph's family; the fire will consume and no one will be able to quench it and save Bethel.
"The Lord who rules over all asserts, 'I am about to save my people from the lands of the east and the west.
And it will come about that just as you (both Judah and Israel) were a curse to the nations, so I will save you and you will be a blessing. Do not be afraid! Instead, be strong!'
She will give birth to a son and you will name him Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins."
So they came and woke him up saying, "Lord, save us! We are about to die!"
But when he saw the strong wind he became afraid. And starting to sink, he cried out, "Lord, save me!"
For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.
and saying, "You who can destroy the temple and rebuild it in three days, save yourself! If you are God's Son, come down from the cross!"
"He saved others, but he cannot save himself! He is the king of Israel! If he comes down now from the cross, we will believe in him!
But the rest said, "Leave him alone! Let's see if Elijah will come to save him."
Then he said to them, "Is it lawful to do good on the Sabbath, or evil, to save a life or destroy it?" But they were silent.
For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake and for the gospel will save it.
save yourself and come down from the cross!"
In the same way even the chief priests -- together with the experts in the law -- were mocking him among themselves: "He saved others, but he cannot save himself!
Then Jesus said to them, "I ask you, is it lawful to do good on the Sabbath or to do evil, to save a life or to destroy it?"
For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will save it.
For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost."
The people also stood there watching, but the rulers ridiculed him, saying, "He saved others. Let him save himself if he is the Christ of God, his chosen one!"
and saying, "If you are the king of the Jews, save yourself!"
One of the criminals who was hanging there railed at him, saying, "Aren't you the Christ? Save yourself and us!"
If anyone hears my words and does not obey them, I do not judge him. For I have not come to judge the world, but to save the world.
With many other words he testified and exhorted them saying, "Save yourselves from this perverse generation!"
But the centurion, wanting to save Paul's life, prevented them from carrying out their plan. He ordered those who could swim to jump overboard first and get to land,
if somehow I could provoke my people to jealousy and save some of them.
For since in the wisdom of God the world by its wisdom did not know God, God was pleased to save those who believe by the foolishness of preaching.
To the weak I became weak in order to gain the weak. I have become all things to all people, so that by all means I may save some.
On the first day of the week, each of you should set aside some income and save it to the extent that God has blessed you, so that a collection will not have to be made when I come.
Look, for the third time I am ready to come to you, and I will not be a burden to you, because I do not want your possessions, but you. For children should not have to save up for their parents, but parents for their children.
This saying is trustworthy and deserves full acceptance: "Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners" -- and I am the worst of them!
Be conscientious about how you live and what you teach. Persevere in this, because by doing so you will save both yourself and those who listen to you.
In this way they will save up a treasure for themselves as a firm foundation for the future and so lay hold of what is truly life.
During his earthly life Christ offered both requests and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death and he was heard because of his devotion.
So he is able to save completely those who come to God through him, because he always lives to intercede for them.
So put away all filth and evil excess and humbly welcome the message implanted within you, which is able to save your souls.
What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone claims to have faith but does not have works? Can this kind of faith save him?
But there is only one who is lawgiver and judge -- the one who is able to save and destroy. On the other hand, who are you to judge your neighbor?
And the prayer of faith will save the one who is sick and the Lord will raise him up -- and if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven.
he should know that the one who turns a sinner back from his wandering path will save that person's soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.
save others by snatching them out of the fire; have mercy on others, coupled with a fear of God, hating even the clothes stained by the flesh.
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