'Words' in the Bible
And it came to pass that when Abraham's slave heard their words, he worshipped the LORD, bowing himself to the earth.
And when Esau heard the words of his father, he cried with a great and exceeding bitter cry and said unto his father, Bless me, even me also, O my father.
And these words of Esau, her elder son, were told to Rebekah; and she sent and called Jacob her younger son and said unto him, Behold, thy brother Esau, as concerning thee, does comfort himself, purposing to kill thee.
And he heard the words of the sons of Laban, saying, Jacob has taken away all that was our father's; and of that which was our father's, he has gotten all this glory.
And their words pleased Hamor and Shechem, Hamor's son.
And his brethren said to him, Shalt thou indeed reign over us? Or shalt thou indeed have dominion over us? And they hated him yet the more for his dreams and for his words.
And she spoke unto him according to these words, saying, The Hebrew slave, whom thou hast brought unto us, came in unto me to dishonour me;
And it came to pass when his master heard the words of his wife, which she spoke unto him, saying, After this manner did thy slave treat me, that his wrath was kindled.
Send one of you and let him bring your brother, and ye shall be kept in prison that your words may be proved, whether there is any truth in you; or else by the life of Pharaoh surely ye are spies.
but bring your youngest brother unto me, so shall your words be verified, and ye shall not die. And they did so.
And they said, The man asked us expressly of our state and of our kindred, saying, Is your father yet alive? Have ye another brother? And we told him according to the tenor of these words. Could we certainly know that he would say, Bring your brother down?
When he overtook them, he spoke unto them these same words.
And they said unto him, Why saith my lord these words? In no wise should thy slaves do according to this thing.
And he said, Now also let it be according unto your words; he with whom it is found shall be my slave, and ye shall be blameless.
And it came to pass when we came up unto thy slave my father, we told him the words of my lord.
And they told him all the words of Joseph, which he had said unto them; and when he saw the wagons which Joseph had sent to carry him, the spirit of Jacob, their father, revived:
And thou shalt speak unto him and put words in his mouth; and I will be with thy mouth and with his mouth and will teach you what ye shall do.
Then Moses told Aaron all the words of the LORD who had sent him and all the signs which he had commanded him.
And Aaron spoke all the words which the LORD had spoken unto Moses and did the signs before the eyes of the people.
Let more work be laid upon them that they may occupy themselves with it; and let them not regard words of deception.
And ye shall be my kingdom of priests and a holy nation. These are the words which thou shalt speak unto the sons of Israel.
Then Moses came and called for the elders of the people and laid before their faces all these words which the LORD commanded him.
And all the people answered together and said, All that the LORD has spoken we will do. And Moses returned the words of the people unto the LORD.
And the LORD said unto Moses, Behold, I come unto thee in a thick cloud that the people may hear when I speak with thee and believe thee for ever. And Moses told the words of the people unto the LORD.
And God spoke all these words, saying,
And thou shalt take no bribe; for the bribe blinds the wise and perverts the words of the righteous.
And Moses came and told the people all the words of the LORD and all the rights, and all the people answered with one voice and said, All the words which the LORD has said we will do.
And Moses wrote all the words of the LORD and rose up early in the morning and built an altar at the foot of the mount and twelve pillars, according to the twelve tribes of Israel.
Then Moses took the blood and sprinkled it on the people and said, Behold the blood of the covenant, which the LORD has made with you concerning all these words.
And the LORD said unto Moses, Hew two tables of stone like unto the first; and I will write upon these tables the words that were in the first tables, which thou didst break.
And the LORD said unto Moses, Write thou these words; for according to these words I have made a covenant with thee and with Israel.
And he was there with the LORD forty days and forty nights; he did not eat bread, nor drink water. And he wrote upon the tables the words of the covenant, the ten commandments.
And Moses gathered all the congregation of the sons of Israel together and said unto them, These are the words which the LORD has commanded that ye should do them.
And Moses went out and told the people the words of the LORD and gathered the seventy men of the elders of the people and set them round about the tabernacle.
And he said, Hear now my words: If there is a prophet among you, I the LORD will make myself known unto him in a vision and will speak unto him in dreams.
And it came to pass as he had made an end of speaking all these words that the ground broke open under them;
And the elders of Moab and the elders of Midian departed with the incantations in their hand; and they came unto Balaam and spoke unto him the words of Balak.
And he said unto them, Lodge here this night, and I will recite the words unto you when the LORD shall speak unto me. So the princes of Moab abode with Balaam.
he who has heard the words of God has said, who saw the vision of the Almighty, fallen, but having his eyes open:
he who has heard the words of God has said, and he who knows the knowledge of the most High, he who saw the vision of the Almighty, fallen, but having his eyes open:
These are the words which Moses spoke unto all Israel on this side of the Jordan in the wilderness, in the plain over against the Red sea, between Paran, Tophel, Laban, Hazeroth, and Dizahab.
And the LORD heard the voice of your words and was angry and swore, saying,
And I sent ambassadors out of the wilderness of Kedemoth unto Sihon, king of Heshbon, with words of peace, saying,
The day that thou didst stand before the LORD thy God in Horeb, when the LORD said unto me, Gather the people together unto me, and I will make them hear my words that they may learn to fear me all the days that they shall live upon the earth and that they may teach their sons.
And the LORD spoke unto you out of the midst of the fire; ye heard the voice of the words, but saw no likeness; only ye heard a voice.
And he declared unto you his covenant, which he commanded you to perform, the ten words; and he wrote them upon two tables of stone.
Out of the heavens he made thee to hear his voice that he might instruct thee, and upon earth he showed thee his great fire, and thou hast heard his words out of the midst of the fire.
These words the LORD spoke unto all your congregation in the mount out of the midst of the fire, of the cloud, and of the thick darkness, with a great voice, and he added no more. And he wrote them in two tables of stone and delivered them unto me.
And the LORD heard the voice of your words when ye spoke unto me, and the LORD said unto me, I have heard the voice of the words of this people, which they have spoken unto thee; they have well said all that they have spoken.
And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be upon thy heart,
and the LORD delivered unto me two tables of stone written with the finger of God, and on them was written according to all the words which the LORD spoke with you in the mount out of the midst of the fire in the day of the assembly.
and I will write on the tables the words that were in the first tables which thou didst brake, and thou shalt put them in the ark.
And he wrote on the tables, according to the first writing, the ten words which the LORD spoke unto you in the mount out of the midst of the fire in the day of the assembly; and the LORD gave them unto me.
Therefore, ye shall lay up these my words in your heart and in your soul and bind them for a sign upon your hand that they may be as frontlets between your eyes.
Keep and hear all these words which I command thee that it may go well with thee and with thy children after thee for ever, when thou doest that which is good and right in the sight of the LORD thy God.
thou shalt not hearken unto the words of that prophet or that dreamer of dreams; for the LORD your God proves you, to know whether ye love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul.
Thou shalt not twist that which is right; thou shalt not respect persons neither take a bribe, for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wise and perverts the words of the righteous.
and it shall be near unto him, and he shall read in it all the days of his life that he may learn to fear the LORD his God, to keep all the words of this law and these statutes, to do them,
I will raise them up a Prophet from among their brethren, like unto thee, and will put my words in his mouth; and he shall speak unto them all that I shall command him.
And it shall come to pass that whoever will not hearken unto my words which he shall speak in my name, I will require it of him.
And thou shalt write upon them all the words of this law when thou has passed to enter in unto the land which the LORD thy God gives thee, a land that flows with milk and honey, as the LORD God of thy fathers has said unto thee.
And thou shalt write upon the stones all the words of this law very plainly.
Cursed is he that does not confirm all the words of this law to do them. And all the people shall say, Amen.
And thou shalt not go aside from any of the words which I command thee this day to the right hand or to the left, to go after other gods to serve them.
if thou wilt not observe to do all the words of this law that are written in this book that thou may fear this glorious and fearful name; I AM thy God.
These are the words of the covenant, which the LORD commanded Moses to make with the sons of Israel in the land of Moab, besides the covenant which he made with them in Horeb.
Thou shalt keep, therefore, the words of this covenant and do them that ye may understand all that ye do.
and it shall be, when that one hears the words of this curse, that he blesses himself in his heart, saying, I shall have peace, though I walk in the imagination of my heart, to add drunkenness to thirst.
The hidden things of the LORD our God are uncovered unto us and to our children for ever, that we may do all the words of this law.
And Moses went and spoke these words unto all Israel,
Gather the people together, men and women and children and thy strangers that are within thy gates, that they may hear and that they may learn and fear the LORD your God and observe to do all the words of this law,
And it came to pass when Moses had finished writing the words of this law in the book until they were finished,
Gather unto me all the elders of your tribes and your officers, and I shall speak these words in their ears and call the heavens and the earth as witnesses against them.
Then Moses spoke in the ears of all the congregation of Israel the words of this song until they were ended.
Give ear, O ye heavens, and I will speak; and hear, O earth, the words of my mouth.
And Moses came and spoke all the words of this song in the ears of the people, he, and Hosea, the son of Nun.
And Moses finished speaking all these words to all Israel;
and he said unto them, Set your hearts unto all the words which I protest against you today, to command them unto your children and keep and fulfil all the words of this law.
Yea, he loved the peoples; all his saints are in thy hand; they also united at thy feet; they received thy words.
Whoever rebels against thy commandment and will not hearken unto thy words in all that thou doest command him, let him die; only be strong and of a good courage.
And she said, According unto your words, so be it. And she sent them away, and they departed; and she bound the scarlet line in the window.
And Joshua said unto the sons of Israel, Draw near and hear the words of the LORD your God.
After this he read all the words of the law, the blessings and cursings, according to all that is written in the book of the law.
And now, behold, the LORD has caused me to live, as he said, these forty-five years from the time that the LORD spoke these words unto Moses, while Israel has walked in the wilderness; and now, behold, I am this day eighty-five years old.
And when Phinehas the priest and the princes of the congregation and heads of the thousands of Israel who were with him, heard the words that the sons of Reuben and the sons of Gad and the sons of Manasseh spoke, it pleased them.
And Joshua wrote these words in the book of the law of God, and taking a great stone, he set it up there under an oak that was in the sanctuary of the LORD.
And Joshua said unto all the people, Behold, this stone shall be a witness unto us, for it has heard all the words of the LORD which he spoke unto us: it shall be, therefore, a witness unto you lest ye deny your God.
And when the angel of the LORD spoke these words unto all the sons of Israel, the people lifted up their voice, and wept.
And his mother's brethren spoke for him in the ears of all the men of Shechem all these words, and their hearts inclined to follow Abimelech, for they said, He is our brother.
And when Zebul, the prince of the city, heard the words of Gaal, the son of Ebed, his anger was kindled.
And the elders of Gilead said unto Jephthah, Let the LORD hear between us, if we do not comply with thy words.
Then Jephthah went with the elders of Gilead, and the people made him head and prince over them; and Jephthah spoke all his words before the LORD in Mizpeh.
And Manoah said unto the angel of the LORD, What is thy name that when thy words come to pass we may honour thee?
And it came to pass that, pressing and grinding him daily with her words, his soul was reduced unto mortal anguish.
Do not multiply thyself speaking great and lofty things; let arrogant words cease from your mouth, for the LORD is the all-knowing God, and the magnificent works are his.
And Samuel grew, and the LORD was with him and did not let any of his words fall to the ground.
And Samuel told all the words of the LORD unto the people that asked him for a king.
And Samuel heard all the words of the people, and he rehearsed them in the ears of the LORD.
And Samuel said unto Saul, The LORD sent me to anoint thee to be king over his people, over Israel; now, therefore, hearken thou unto the voice of the words of the LORD.
Then Saul said unto Samuel, I have sinned; for I have transgressed the commandment of the LORD and thy words because I feared the people and consented unto their voice.
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