'Testify' in the Bible
In the future when you come to check on my wages, my honesty will testify for me. If I have any female goats that are not speckled or spotted, or any lambs that are not black, they will be considered stolen.”
“You must not follow a crowd in wrongdoing. Do not testify in a lawsuit and go along with a crowd to pervert justice.
“When someone sins in any of these ways:If he has seen, heard, or known about something he has witnessed, and did not respond to a public call to testify, he is responsible for his sin.
If you ever forget the Lord your God and go after other gods to worship and bow down to them, I testify against you today that you will perish.
And when many troubles and afflictions come to them, this song will testify against them, because their descendants will not have forgotten it. For I know what they are prone to do, even before I bring them into the land I swore to give them.”
Then seat two wicked men opposite him and have them testify against him, saying, “You have cursed God and the king!” Then take him out and stone him to death.
Would you testify unjustly on God’s behalfor speak deceitfully for Him?
Your own mouth condemns you, not I;your own lips testify against you.
“Listen, My people, and I will speak;I will testify against you, Israel.I am God, your God.
Don’t testify against your neighbor without cause.Don’t deceive with your lips.
To be a thief’s partner is to hate oneself;he hears the curse but will not testify.
“Be silent before Me, islands!And let peoples renew their strength.Let them approach, then let them testify;let us come together for the trial.
For our transgressions have multiplied before You,and our sins testify against us.For our transgressions are with us,and we know our iniquities:
My people, what have I done to you,or how have I wearied you?Testify against Me!
You, therefore, testify against yourselves that you are sons of those who murdered the prophets.
He came as a witnessto testify about the light,so that all might believe through him.
He was not the light,but he came to testify about the light.
and because He did not need anyone to testify about man; for He Himself knew what was in man.
“I assure you: We speak what We know and We testify to what We have seen, but you do not accept Our testimony.
You yourselves can testify that I said, ‘I am not the Messiah, but I’ve been sent ahead of Him.’
“If I testify about Myself, My testimony is not valid.
“But I have a greater testimony than John’s because of the works that the Father has given Me to accomplish. These very works I am doing testify about Me that the Father has sent Me.
You pore over the Scriptures because you think you have eternal life in them, yet they testify about Me.
The world cannot hate you, but it does hate Me because I testify about it—that its deeds are evil.
“Even if I testify about Myself,” Jesus replied, “My testimony is valid, because I know where I came from and where I’m going. But you don’t know where I come from or where I’m going.
“I did tell you and you don’t believe,” Jesus answered them. “The works that I do in My Father’s name testify about Me.
Meanwhile, the crowd, which had been with Him when He called Lazarus out of the tomb and raised him from the dead, continued to testify.
“When the Counselor comes, the One I will send to you from the Father—the Spirit of truth who proceeds from the Father—He will testify about Me.
You also will testify, because you have been with Me from the beginning.
“You are a king then?” Pilate asked.“You say that I’m a king,” Jesus replied. “I was born for this, and I have come into the world for this: to testify to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to My voice.”
He commanded us to preach to the people and to solemnly testify that He is the One appointed by God to be the Judge of the living and the dead.
All the prophets testify about Him that through His name everyone who believes in Him will receive forgiveness of sins.”
But I count my life of no value to myself, so that I may finish my course and the ministry I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of God’s grace.
Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of everyone’s blood,
as both the high priest and the whole council of elders can testify about me. After I received letters from them to the brothers, I traveled to Damascus to bring those who were prisoners there to be punished in Jerusalem.
The following night, the Lord stood by him and said, “Have courage! For as you have testified about Me in Jerusalem, so you must also testify in Rome.”
They had previously known me for quite some time, if they were willing to testify, that according to the strictest party of our religion I lived as a Pharisee.
To this very day, I have obtained help that comes from God, and I stand and testify to both small and great, saying nothing else than what the prophets and Moses said would take place—
They show that the work of the law is written on their hearts. Their consciences confirm this. Their competing thoughts will either accuse or excuse them
I can testify about them that they have zeal for God, but not according to knowledge.
I testify that, on their own, according to their ability and beyond their ability,
What happened to this sense of being blessed you had? For I testify to you that, if possible, you would have torn out your eyes and given them to me.
Again I testify to every man who gets himself circumcised that he is obligated to keep the entire law.
Therefore, I say this and testify in the Lord: You should no longer walk as the Gentiles walk, in the futility of their thoughts.
For I testify about him that he works hard for you, for those in Laodicea, and for those in Hierapolis.
that life was revealed,and we have seen itand we testify and declare to youthe eternal life that was with the Fatherand was revealed to us—
And we have seen and we testify that the Father has sent His Son as the world’s Savior.
For there are three that testify:
Demetrius has a good testimony from everyone, and from the truth itself. And we also testify for him, and you know that our testimony is true.
I testify to everyone who hears the prophetic words of this book: If anyone adds to them, God will add to him the plagues that are written in this book.