48 occurrences in 7 translations

'Schemes' in the Bible

But if a man schemes against his neighbor to kill him by treachery, you will take him from my altar to die.

So it happened that the Jews who were living near them came and warned us repeatedly about all the schemes they were plotting against us.

[He] is capturing [the] wise in their craftiness, and the schemes of the wily are rushed.

‘Is it right for You indeed to oppress,To reject the labor of Your hands,And to look favorably on the schemes of the wicked?

His powerful stride is shortened,and his own schemes trip him up.

Look, their prosperity [is] not in their hands; the schemes of [the] wicked are repugnant to me.

Yet he himself filled up their houses [with] good [things], but [the] schemes of [the] wicked are repugnant to me.

Punish them, God;let them fall by their own schemes.Drive them out because of their many crimes,for they rebel against You.

You hide them in the protection of Your presence;You conceal them in a shelterfrom the schemes of men,from quarrelsome tongues.

Do not let those who are my enemies for no reason gloat over me! Do not let those who hate me without cause carry out their wicked schemes!

For they do not speak in friendly ways,but contrive deceitful schemesagainst those who live peacefully in the land.

The wicked person schemes against the righteousand gnashes his teeth at him.

Confuse [my enemies], O Lord, divide their tongues [destroying their schemes],For I have seen violence and strife in the city.

All day long people distort what I say; all their schemes against me are for evil purposes.

Only see this: I have discovered that God made people upright, but they pursued many schemes.”

Furthermore, the crimes of bad people are evil; and they devise wicked schemes, destroying the poor with lying words, even when needy people plead a just cause.

according to your multiple schemes. Let them stand up now those who conjure the heavens and gaze at the stars, predicting at the new moons and save you from what is about to happen to them.

“Hear, O earth: behold, I am bringing disaster on this people,The fruit of their schemes,Because they have not listened and paid attention to My words,And as for My law, they have rejected it also.

What right does My beloved haveto be in My house,having carried out so many evil schemes?Can holy meat prevent your disasterso you can rejoice?

I was like a gentle lamb led to the slaughter. I didn't know that they had devised schemes against me. They told themselves, "Let's destroy the tree with its fruit. Let's eliminate him from the land of the living, so his name won't be remembered again."

Then [my enemies] said, “Come and let us work out schemes against Jeremiah. Surely the law is not going to be lost to the priest [as Jeremiah predicts], nor the counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come and let us strike him with our tongue [by making charges against him before the king], and let us ignore anything he says.”

But the Lord is with me as a dread champion [one to be greatly feared];Therefore my persecutors will stumble and not overcome [me].They will be completely shamed, for they have not acted wisely and have failed [in their schemes];Their eternal dishonor will never be forgotten.

You have seen all their vengeance,All their schemes against me.

You have heard their reproach, O Lord,All their schemes against me.

By his treachery he will succeed through deceit. He will have an arrogant attitude, and he will destroy many who are unaware of his schemes. He will rise up against the Prince of princes, yet he will be broken apart -- but not by human agency.

In a time of tranquility he will enter the richest parts of the realm, and he will accomplish what his fathers never did, nor his ancestors; he will distribute plunder, booty and possessions among them, and he will devise his schemes against strongholds, but only for a time.

He'll encourage himself against the southern king by raising a large army. As a result, the southern king will mobilize for war with a large and powerful army, but he won't succeed because they will devise elaborate schemes against him.

"When I was healing Israel, Ephraim's sin was uncovered, along with Samaria's wickedness. While they craft lying schemes, the thief invades, and the gang of thieves plunders outside.

The royal advisers delight the king with their evil schemes, the princes make him glad with their lies.

A sword will whirl through his cities;it will destroy and devour the bars of his gates,because of their schemes.

Your schemes will bring shame to your house. Because you destroyed many nations, you will self-destruct.

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