'Tempt' in the Bible
Therefore, the people contended with Moses, and said, Give us water that we may drink. And Moses said to them, Why do you find fault with me? Why do you tempt the Lord and try His patience?
You shall not tempt and try the Lord your God as you tempted and tried Him in Massah.
But Ahaz said, I will not ask, neither will I tempt the Lord.
Jesus said to him, On the other hand, it is written also, You shall not tempt, test thoroughly, or try exceedingly the Lord your God.
And Jesus replied to him, [The Scripture] says, You shall not tempt (try, test exceedingly) the Lord your God.
And then a certain lawyer arose to try (test, tempt) Him, saying, Teacher, what am I to do to inherit everlasting life [that is, to partake of eternal salvation in the Messiah's kingdom]?
While others, to try and test and tempt Him, demanded a sign of Him from heaven.
Do not refuse and deprive and defraud each other [of your due marital rights], except perhaps by mutual consent for a time, so that you may devote yourselves unhindered to prayer. But afterwards resume marital relations, lest Satan tempt you [to sin] through your lack of restraint of sexual desire.
We should not tempt the Lord [try His patience, become a trial to Him, critically appraise Him, and exploit His goodness] as some of them did -- "and were killed by poisonous serpents;
- Attempt (9 instances )
- Attempted (2 instances )
- Attempts (3 instances )
- Contempt (42 instances )
- Contemptible (15 instances )
- Contemptuous (5 instances )
- Contemptuously (4 instances )
- Assassinations, Attempted
- Attempting To Kill
- Attempting To Kill Me
- Attempting To Kill Specific People
- Attempts To Kill Christ
- Being Tempted
- Contempt, Examples Of
- Fasting And Prayer
- Jesus Christ, Temptation Of
- Proving, Through Testing
- Resisting Temptation
- Satan, As Tempter
- Temptation, Avoiding Causing
- Temptation, Resisting
- Temptation, Sources Of
- Temptation, Universality Of