'Testify' in the Bible
You are not to follow the majority in doing wrong, and you are not to testify in a lawsuit so as to follow the majority and pervert justice.
"If someone sins because he has failed to testify after receiving notice to testify as a witness regarding what he has observed or learned, he is to be held responsible."
Heaven and earth will testify against what has occurred today: you'll surely and swiftly be destroyed from the land that you are about to possess by crossing the Jordan River. You won't live long in it, because you'll certainly be exterminated.
If you neglect the LORD your God, follow other gods, and serve and worship them, I testify to you today that you will certainly be destroyed.
I call heaven and earth to testify against you today! I've set life and death before you today: both blessings and curses. Choose life, that it may be well with you you and your children.
and then told all of the people, "Look! This stone will testify for us, because it has heard everything that the LORD has spoken to us. So it will stand as a witness against you in the event that you deny your God."
Here I am. Testify against me in the LORD's presence and before his anointed. Whose ox have I taken, or whose donkey have I taken? Who have I cheated? Who have I oppressed? Who bribed me to look the other way? I'll restore it to you."
Seat two wicked men in front of him, and make them testify against him. Tell them to claim "You cursed God and the king.' Then take him out and stone him to death."
Your own mouth is condemning you, not I; your own lips will testify against you."
You've arrested me, making me testify against myself! My leanness rises up to attack me, accusing me to my face.
A false witness will perish, but whoever listens will testify successfully.
Don't testify against your neighbor without a cause, and don't lie when you speak.
Then I will call Uriah the priest and Jeberechiah's son Zechariah as reliable witnesses to testify on my behalf."
"For our transgressions before you are many, and our sins testify against us; for our transgressions are with us, and as for our iniquities, we acknowledge them:
LORD,even though our iniquities testify against us, do something for the sake of your name. Indeed, our apostasies are many, and we have sinned against you.
"Listen and testify against the house of Jacob," declares the Lord GOD, the God of the Heavenly Armies,
You will be brought before governors and kings because of me, to testify to them and to unbelievers.
Therefore, you testify against yourselves that you are descendants of those who murdered the prophets.
"As for yourselves, be on your guard! People will hand you over to local councils, and you will be beaten in their synagogues. You will stand before governors and kings to testify to them because of me.
It will give you an opportunity to testify.
He came as a witness to testify about the light, so that all might believe because of him.
John was not the light, but he came to testify about the light.
Truly, I tell you emphatically, we know what we're talking about, and we testify about what we've seen. Yet you people do not accept our testimony.
"If I testify on my own behalf, my testimony is not trustworthy.
"But I have a greater testimony than John's, because the actions that the Father has given me to complete the very actions that I am doing testify on my behalf that the Father has sent me.
You examine the Scriptures carefully because you suppose that in them you have eternal life. Yet they testify about me.
The world cannot hate you, but it hates me because I testify against it that its actions are evil.
Jesus answered them, "I have told you, but you don't believe it. The actions that I do in my Father's name testify on my behalf,
So the crowd that had been with him when he called Lazarus out of the tomb and raised him from the dead continued to testify to what they had seen.
"When the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father the Spirit of Truth, who comes from the Father he will testify on my behalf.
You will testify also, because you have been with me from the beginning.
Pilate asked him, "So you are a king?" Jesus answered, "You say that I am a king. I was born for this, and I came into the world for this: to testify to the truth. Everyone who is committed to the truth listens to my voice."
Using many different expressions, Peter continued to testify and to plead: "Be saved," he urged them, "from this corrupt generation!"
With great power, the apostles continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus, and abundant grace was on them all,
He also ordered us to preach to the people and to testify solemnly that this is the one appointed by God to be the judge of the living and the dead.
All the prophets testify to this: everyone who believes in Jesus receives forgiveness of sins through his name."
as the high priest and the whole council of elders can testify about me. I also received letters from them to the brothers in Damascus, and I was going there to tie up those who were there and bring them back to Jerusalem to be punished.
That night the Lord stood near Paul and said, "Have courage! For just as you have testified about me in Jerusalem, you must testify in Rome, too."
They have known for a long time, if they would but testify to it, that I lived as a Pharisee, adhering to the standards of our strictest religious party.
I've had help from God to this day, and so I stand here to testify to both the powerful and the lowly alike, stating only what the prophets and Moses said would happen
They show that what the Law requires is written in their hearts, a fact to which their own consciences testify, and their thoughts will either accuse or excuse them
For I can testify on their behalf that they have a zeal for God, but it is not in keeping with full knowledge.
I can testify that by their own free will they have given to the utmost of their ability, yes, even beyond their ability.
What, then, happened to your positive attitude? For I testify that if it had been possible, you would have torn out your eyes and given them to me.
For I can testify on his behalf that he has a deep concern for you and for those in Laodicea and in Hierapolis.
Moses was faithful in all God's household as a servant who was to testify to what would be said later,
Through Silvanus, whom I regard as a faithful brother, I have written this short letter to encourage you and to testify that this is to be the true grace of God in which you are to stand firm!
This life was revealed to us, and we have seen it and testify about it. We declare to you this eternal life that was with the Father and was revealed to us.
We have seen for ourselves and can testify that the Father has sent his Son to be the Savior of the world.