34 occurrences in 13 translations

'Uphold' in the Bible

And if thy brother be waxed poor, and his hand fail with thee; then thou shalt uphold him: as a stranger and a sojourner shall he live with thee.

For you disobeyed My order in the Wilderness of Zin during the strife of the congregation to uphold My sanctity [by strict obedience to My authority] at the waters before their eyes. [These are the waters of Meribah in Kadesh in the Wilderness of Zin].

""Cursed is the one who doesn't uphold the words of this Law and observe them.' "Then all the people are to respond by saying, "Amen!'"

Both of you acted unfaithfully against me among the Israelis at Meribah-kadesh in the desert of Zin, when you failed to uphold my holiness among the Israelis.

The Lord will not abandon his people because he wants to uphold his great reputation. The Lord was pleased to make you his own people.

may You hear their prayer and petition in heaven and uphold their cause.

may You hear in heaven, Your dwelling place, their prayer and petition and uphold their cause.

May my words I have made my petition with before the Lord be near the Lord our God day and night, so that He may uphold His servant's cause and the cause of His people Israel, as each day requires,

may You hear their prayer and petition in heaven and uphold their cause.

may You hear in heaven, in Your dwelling place, their prayer and petitions and uphold their cause. May You forgive Your people who sinned against You.

Behold, God will not cast away a perfect man, Neither will he uphold the evil-doers.

Jehovah is the portion of my share, and of my cup, Thou -- Thou dost uphold my lot.

To uphold my goings in Thy paths, My steps have not slidden.

Uphold me according unto thy word, that I may live: and let me not be ashamed of my hope.

Uphold me that I may be safe, That I may have regard for Your statutes continually.

Of the growth of his government and peace there will be no end. He will rule over his kingdom, sitting on the throne of David, to establish it and to uphold it with justice and righteousness from this time onward and forevermore. The zeal of the LORD of the Heavenly Armies will accomplish this.

And I looked, and there was none to help; and I wondered that there was none to uphold: therefore mine own arm brought salvation unto me; and my fury, it upheld me.

This is what the LORD says: "Uphold justice and righteousness. Deliver from their oppressor those who have been robbed. Don't mistreat or do violence to the alien, the orphan, or the widow, or shed the blood of innocent people in this place.

In those days and at that time I'll cause a righteous Branch to spring up for David, and he will uphold justice and righteousness in the land.

Thus saith the LORD; They also that uphold Egypt shall fall; and the pride of her power shall come down: from the tower of Syene shall they fall in it by the sword, saith the Lord GOD.

Do we then cancel the law through faith? Absolutely not! On the contrary, we uphold the law.

beware of glorying over the natural branches. Or if you are so glorying, do not forget that it is not you who uphold the root: the root upholds you.

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סמך 
Camak 
Usage: 48

סעד 
Ca`ad 
Usage: 12

תּמך 
Tamak 
hold , uphold , retain , hold up ,
Usage: 21

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