'Sinners' in the Bible
But the men of Sodom were wicked and sinners before the LORD exceedingly.
And Abraham came near, and said, Will you let destruction come on the upright with the sinners?
Then Pharaoh sent for Moses and Aaron, and said to them, I have done evil this time: the Lord is upright, and I and my people are sinners.
Then Aaron said to Moses, O my lord, let not our sin be on our heads, for we have done foolishly and are sinners.
The censers of these sinners against their own souls, let them make them broad plates for a covering of the altar: for they offered them before the LORD, therefore they are hallowed: and they shall be a sign unto the children of Israel.
And here you, a brood of sinners, stand in your fathers' place adding even more to the Lord's burning anger against Israel.
But if you do not do this, then you are sinners against the Lord; and you may be certain that your sin will have its reward.
And the children of Israel said to the Lord, We are sinners; do to us whatever seems good to you: only give us salvation this day.
And the LORD sent thee on a journey, and said, Go and utterly destroy the sinners the Amalekites, and fight against them until they be consumed.
and it hath been, when my lord the king lieth with his fathers, that I have been, I and my son Solomon -- reckoned sinners.'
And if they take thought, in the land where they are prisoners, and are turned again to you, crying out in prayer to you in that land, and saying, We are sinners, we have done wrong, we have done evil;
And if they take thought, in the land where they are prisoners, turning again to you, crying out in prayer to you in that land, and saying, We are sinners, we have done wrong, we have done evil;
Do not be like your fathers and your brothers, who were sinners against the Lord, the God of their fathers, so that he made them a cause of fear, as you see.
From the days of our fathers till this day we have been great sinners; and for our sins, we and our kings and our priests have been given up into the hands of the kings of the lands, to the sword and to prison and to loss of goods and to shame of face, as it is this day.
Let your ear now take note and let your eyes be open, so that you may give ear to the prayer of your servant, which I make before you at this time, day and night, for the children of Israel, your servants, while I put before you the sins of the children of Israel, which we have done against you: truly, I and my father's people are sinners.
God gives me over to the power of sinners, sending me violently into the hands of evil-doers.
"Will you keep walking on the traditional path that sinners have tread,
As drought and heat evaporate melting snow, that's what Sheol does with sinners.
And goes in the company of evil-doers, walking in the way of sinners?
He who says to a king, You are an evil-doer; and to rulers, You are sinners;
Send destruction on all who are lifted up, pulling down the sinners from their places.
Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.
Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous.
God is a righteous judge, a God who is angry with sinners every day.
You have said sharp words to the nations, you have sent destruction on the sinners, you have put an end to their name for ever and ever.
The sinners and all the nations who have no memory of God will be turned into the underworld.
The sinners are walking on every side, and evil is honoured among the children of men.
You [sinners] frustrate the plans of the afflicted, but the Lord is his refuge.
Good and upright is the LORD: therefore will he teach sinners in the way.
I have been a hater of the band of wrongdoers, and I will not be seated among sinners.
Gather not my soul with sinners, nor my life with bloody men:
Do not take me away with the sinners and the workers of evil, who say words of peace to their neighbours, but evil is in their hearts.
Let me not be shamed, O Lord, for I have made my prayer to you; let the sinners be shamed, and let their mouths be shut in the underworld.
Tet A little that a righteous man has is better than the many riches of the sinners.
The sinners are watching the upright man, desiring to put him to death.
Sinners will be destroyed together; the future of the wicked will be cut off.
Then will I teach transgressors thy ways; and sinners shall be converted unto thee.
Truly, such are the sinners; they do well at all times, and their wealth is increased.
I say to the men of pride, Let your pride be gone: and to the sinners, Let not your horn be lifted up.
For in the hand of the Lord is a cup, and the wine is red; it is well mixed, overflowing from his hand: he will make all the sinners of the earth take of it, even to the last drop.
By him will all the horns of the sinners be cut off; but the horns of the upright will be lifted up.
How long will sinners, O Lord, how long will sinners have joy over us?
So that you may give him rest from the days of evil, till a hole is made ready for the destruction of the sinners.
Who will give me help against the sinners? and who will be my support against the workers of evil?
You who are lovers of the Lord, be haters of evil; he keeps the souls of his saints; he takes them out of the hand of sinners.
Let the sinners be consumed out of the earth, and let the wicked be no more. Bless thou the LORD, O my soul. Praise ye the LORD.
We are sinners like our fathers, we have done wrong, our acts are evil.
And a fire was lighted among their tents; the sinners were burned up by the flames.
I am burning with wrath, because of the sinners who have given up your law.
The sinners have been waiting for me to give me up to destruction; but I will give all my mind to your unchanging ward.
Sinners have put a net to take me; but I was true to your orders.
All the sinners of the earth are like waste metal in your eyes; and for this cause I give my love to your unchanging word.
If only you would put the sinners to death, O God; go far from me, you men of blood.
O Lord, take me out of the hands of sinners; keep me safe from the violent man: for they are designing my downfall.
The Lord takes care of those who are in a strange land; he gives help to the widow and to the child who has no father; but he sends destruction on the way of sinners.
The Lord gives help to the poor in spirit; but he sends sinners down in shame.
My son, if sinners entice thee, consent thou not.
But sinners will be cut off from the land, and those whose acts are false will be uprooted.
Do not go in the road of sinners, or be walking in the way of evil men.
The way of sinners is dark; they see not the cause of their fall.
Blessings are on the head of the upright, but the face of sinners will be covered with sorrow.
When things go well for the upright man, all the town is glad; at the death of sinners, there are cries of joy.
The words of sinners are destruction for the upright; but the mouth of upright men is their salvation.
No trouble will come to upright men, but sinners will be full of evil.
Evil pursueth sinners: but to the righteous good shall be repayed.
The knees of the evil are bent before the good; and sinners go down in the dust at the doors of the upright.
The Lord is far from sinners, but his ear is open to the prayer of the upright.
The Upright One, looking on the house of the evil-doer, lets sinners be overturned to their destruction.
Let not thine heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of the LORD all the day long.
Do not be troubled because of evil-doers, or have envy of sinners:
For there will be no future for the evil man; the light of sinners will be put out.
If the spirit of the ruler go up against thee, Thy place leave not, For yielding quieteth great sinners.
And the destruction of the transgressors and of the sinners shall be together, and they that forsake the LORD shall be consumed.
Too bad for the wicked sinners! For they will get exactly what they deserve.
Behold, the day of the LORD cometh, cruel both with wrath and fierce anger, to lay the land desolate: and he shall destroy the sinners thereof out of it.
And I will send punishment on the world for its evil, and on the sinners for their wrongdoing; and I will put an end to all pride, and will make low the power of the cruel.
For this cause the earth is given up to the curse, and those in it are judged as sinners: for this cause those living on the earth are burned up, and the rest are small in number.
The sinners in Zion are afraid; fearfulness hath surprised the hypocrites. Who among us shall dwell with the devouring fire? who among us shall dwell with everlasting burnings?
Keep this in mind and be shamed; let it come back to your memory, you sinners.
And they put his body into the earth with sinners, and his last resting-place was with the evil-doers, though he had done no wrong, and no deceit was in his mouth.
Let us be stretched on the earth in our downfall, covering ourselves with our shame: for we have been sinners against the Lord our God, we and our fathers, from our earliest years even till this day: and we have not given ear to the voice of the Lord our God.
For there are sinners among my people: they keep watch, like men watching for birds; they put a net and take men in it.
Our fathers were sinners and are dead; and the weight of their evil-doing is on us.
The crown has been taken from our head: sorrow is ours, for we are sinners.
And he said to me, Son of man, I am sending you to the children of Israel, to an uncontrolled nation which has gone against me: they and their fathers have been sinners against me even to this very day.
We are sinners, acting wrongly and doing evil; we have gone against you, turning away from your orders and from your laws:
And all Israel have been sinners against your law, turning away so as not to give ear to your voice: and the curse has been let loose on us, and the oath recorded in the law of Moses, the servant of God, for we have done evil against him.
And now, O Lord our God, who took your people out of the land of Egypt with a strong hand and made a great name for yourself even to this day; we are sinners, we have done evil.
And to slaughter sinners have gone deep, And I am a fetter to them all.
He who is wise will see these things; he who has good sense will have knowledge of them. For the ways of the Lord are straight, and the upright will go in them, but sinners will be falling in them.
All the sinners of my people shall die by the sword, which say, The evil shall not overtake nor prevent us.
And he prayed to the Lord and said, I pray You, O Lord, is not this just what I said when I was still in my country? That is why I fled to Tarshish, for I knew that You are a gracious God and merciful, slow to anger and of great kindness, and [when sinners turn to You and meet Your conditions] You revoke the [sentence of] evil against them.
Someday these sinners will cry to the Lord for help, but he will not answer them. He will hide his face from them at that time, because they have done such wicked deeds."
And I said, What is it? [What does it symbolize?] And he said, This that goes forth is an ephah[-sized vessel for separate grains all collected together]. This, he continued, is the symbol of the sinners mentioned above and is the resemblance of their iniquity throughout the whole land.
And he said to me, To the land of Shinar [Babylonia] to build it a house, and when it is finished, to set up the ephah[-sized vessel -- "the symbol of such sinners and their guilt] there upon its own base.
And it came to pass, as Jesus sat at meat in the house, behold, many publicans and sinners came and sat down with him and his disciples.
And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why eateth your Master with publicans and sinners?
But go ye and learn what that meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice: for I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, Behold a man gluttonous, and a winebibber, a friend of publicans and sinners. But wisdom is justified of her children.
Which of the two did as his father desired?" "The first," they said. "I solemnly tell you,' replied Jesus, "that the tax-gatherers and the notorious sinners are entering the Kingdom of God in front of you.