'Ways' in the Bible
Now if I have indeed found favor in Your sight, please teach me Your ways, and I will know You and find favor in Your sight. Now consider that this nation is Your people.”
When you bring to the Lord the grain offering made in any of these ways, it is to be presented to the priest, and he will take it to the altar.
“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 he is not redeemed in any of these ways, he and his children are to be released at the Year of Jubilee.
So keep the commands of the Lord your God by walking in His ways and fearing Him.
“And now, Israel, what does the Lord your God ask of you except to fear the Lord your God by walking in all His ways, to love Him, and to worship the Lord your God with all your heart and all your soul?
For if you carefully observe every one of these commands I am giving you to follow—to love the Lord your God, walk in all His ways, and remain faithful to Him—
be careful not to be ensnared by their ways after they have been destroyed before you. Do not inquire about their gods, asking, ‘How did these nations worship their gods? I’ll also do the same.’
provided you keep every one of these commands I am giving you today and follow them, loving the Lord your God and walking in His ways at all times—you are to add three more cities to these three.
Today you have affirmed that the Lord is your God and that you will walk in His ways, keep His statutes, commands, and ordinances, and obey Him.
The Lord will establish you as His holy people, as He swore to you, if you obey the commands of the Lord your God and walk in His ways.
For I am commanding you today to love the Lord your God, to walk in His ways, and to keep His commands, statutes, and ordinances, so that you may live and multiply, and the Lord your God may bless you in the land you are entering to possess.
The Rock—His work is perfect;all His ways are entirely just.A faithful God, without prejudice,He is righteous and true.
Only carefully obey the command and instruction that Moses the Lord’s servant gave you: to love the Lord your God, walk in all His ways, keep His commands, remain faithful to Him, and serve Him with all your heart and all your soul.”
Whenever the judge died, the Israelites would act even more corruptly than their fathers, going after other gods to worship and bow down to them. They did not turn from their evil practices or their obstinate ways.
In the days of Shamgar son of Anath,in the days of Jael,the main ways were desertedbecause travelers kept to the side roads.
However, his sons did not walk in his ways—they turned toward dishonest gain, took bribes, and perverted justice.
For I have kept the ways of the Lordand have not turned from my God to wickedness.
Then all of Adonijah’s guests got up trembling and went their separate ways.
and keep your obligation to the Lord your God to walk in His ways and to keep His statutes, commands, ordinances, and decrees. This is written in the law of Moses, so that you will have success in everything you do and wherever you turn,
If you walk in My ways and keep My statutes and commands just as your father David did, I will give you a long life.”
may You hear in heaven, Your dwelling place,and may You forgive, act, and repay the man,according to all his ways, since You know his heart,for You alone know every human heart,
so that He causes us to be devoted to Him, to walk in all His ways, and to keep His commands, statutes, and ordinances, which He commanded our ancestors.
For they have abandoned Me; they have bowed the knee to Ashtoreth, the goddess of the Sidonians, to Chemosh, the god of Moab, and to Milcom, the god of the Ammonites. They have not walked in My ways to do what is right in My eyes and to carry out My statutes and My judgments as his father David did.
“‘After that, if you obey all I command you, walk in My ways, and do what is right in My sight in order to keep My statutes and My commands as My servant David did, I will be with you. I will build you a lasting dynasty just as I built for David, and I will give you Israel.
He walked in all the ways of his father Asa; he did not turn away from them but did what was right in the Lord’s sight. However, the high places were not taken away; the people still sacrificed and burned incense on the high places.
Still, the Lord warned Israel and Judah through every prophet and every seer, saying, “Turn from your evil ways and keep My commands and statutes according to all the law I commanded your ancestors and sent to you through My servants the prophets.”
He walked in all the ways his father had walked; he served the idols his father had served, and he worshiped them.
He did what was right in the Lord’s sight and walked in all the ways of his ancestor David; he did not turn to the right or the left.
may You hear in heaven, Your dwelling place,and may You forgive and repay the manaccording to all his ways, since You know his heart,for You alone know the human heart,
so that they may fear Youand walk in Your waysall the days they live on the landYou gave our ancestors.
and My people who are called by My name humble themselves, pray and seek My face, and turn from their evil ways, then I will hear from heaven, forgive their sin, and heal their land.
The rest of the events of Abijah’s reign, along with his ways and his sayings, are written in the Writing of the Prophet Iddo.
Now the Lord was with Jehoshaphat because he walked in the former ways of his father David. He did not seek the Baals
His mind rejoiced in the Lord’s ways, and he again removed the high places and Asherah poles from Judah.
Then a letter came to Jehoram from Elijah the prophet, saying:This is what Yahweh, the God of your ancestor David says: “Because you have not walked in the ways of your father Jehoshaphat or in the ways of Asa king of Judah
He walked in the ways of the house of Ahab, for his mother gave him evil advice.
As for the rest of the events of Jotham’s reign, along with all his wars and his ways, note that they are written in the Book of the Kings of Israel and Judah.
for he walked in the ways of the kings of Israel and made cast images of the Baals.
As for the rest of his deeds and all his ways, from beginning to end, they are written in the Book of the Kings of Judah and Israel.
He did what was right in the Lord’s sight and walked in the ways of his ancestor David; he did not turn aside to the right or the left.
When they were in their kingdom,with Your abundant goodness that You gave them,and in the spacious and fertile land You set before them,they would not serve You or turn from their wicked ways.
Even if He kills me, I will hope in Him.I will still defend my ways before Him.
Yet they say to God: “Leave us alone!We don’t want to know Your ways.
When you make a decision, it will be carried out,and light will shine on your ways.
The wicked are those who rebel against the light.They do not recognize its waysor stay on its paths.
He gives them a sense of security, so they can rely on it,but His eyes watch over their ways.
These are but the fringes of His ways;how faint is the word we hear of Him!Who can understand His mighty thunder?
Does He not see my waysand number all my steps?
For He repays a person according to his deeds,and He brings his ways on him.
For His eyes watch over a man’s ways,and He observes all his steps.
because they turned aside from following Himand did not understand any of His ways
His ways are always secure;Your lofty judgments are beyond his sight;he scoffs at all his adversaries.
Concerning what people do:by the word of Your lipsI have avoided the ways of the violent.
For I have kept the ways of the Lordand have not turned from my God to wickedness.
Make Your ways known to me, Lord;teach me Your paths.
All the Lord’s ways show faithful love and truthto those who keep His covenant and decrees.
Do not drag me away with the wicked,with the evildoers,who speak in friendly ways with their neighborswhile malice is in their hearts.
For they do not speak in friendly ways,but contrive deceitful schemesagainst those who live peacefully in the land.
For the choir director, for Jeduthun. A Davidic psalm.I said, “I will guard my waysso that I may not sin with my tongue;I will guard my mouth with a muzzleas long as the wicked are in my presence.”
Then I will teach the rebellious Your ways,and sinners will return to You.
You crown the year with Your goodness;Your ways overflow with plenty.
If only My people would listen to Meand Israel would follow My ways,
I will listen to what God will say;surely the Lord will declare peaceto His people, His godly ones,and not let them go back to foolish ways.
You have set our unjust ways before You,our secret sins in the light of Your presence.
For He will give His angels orders concerning you,to protect you in all your ways.
For 40 years I was disgusted with that generation;I said, “They are a people whose hearts go astray;they do not know My ways.”
He revealed His ways to Moses,His deeds to the people of Israel.
but mingled with the nationsand adopted their ways.
Fools suffered afflictionbecause of their rebellious ways and their sins.
They do nothing wrong;they follow His ways.
If only my ways were committedto keeping Your statutes!
I will meditate on Your preceptsand think about Your ways.
Turn my eyesfrom looking at what is worthless;give me life in Your ways.
I thought about my waysand turned my steps back to Your decrees.
I obey Your precepts and decrees,for all my ways are before You.
But as for those who turn aside to crooked ways,the Lord will banish them with the evildoers.Peace be with Israel.
A song of ascents.How happy is everyone who fears the Lord,who walks in His ways!
They will sing of the Lord’s ways,for the Lord’s glory is great.
You observe my travels and my rest;You are aware of all my ways.
The Lord is righteous in all His waysand gracious in all His acts.
The Lord protects foreignersand helps the fatherless and the widow,but He frustrates the ways of the wicked.
from those who abandon the right pathsto walk in ways of darkness,
whose paths are crooked,and whose ways are devious.
for her house sinks down to deathand her ways to the land of the departed spirits.
think about Him in all your ways,and He will guide you on the right paths.
Her ways are pleasant,and all her paths, peaceful.
Don’t envy a violent manor choose any of his ways;
Carefully consider the path for your feet,and all your ways will be established.
She doesn’t consider the path of life;she doesn’t know that her ways are unstable.
For a man’s ways are before the Lord’s eyes,and He considers all his paths.
Go to the ant, you slacker!Observe its ways and become wise.
Don’t let your heart turn aside to her ways;don’t stray onto her paths.
“And now, my sons, listen to me;those who keep my ways are happy.
The one who lives with integrity lives securely,but whoever perverts his ways will be found out.
A righteous man is careful in dealing with his neighbor,but the ways of the wicked lead them astray.
Whoever lives with integrity fears the Lord,but the one who is devious in his ways despises Him.
All a man’s ways seem right to him,but the Lord evaluates the motives.
When a man’s ways please the Lord,He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.
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