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But unto the sons of the concubines, which Abraham had, Abraham gave gifts, and sent them away from Isaac his son, while he yet lived, eastward, unto the east country.   Genesis 25:6 


Ask me never so much dowry and gift, and I will give according as ye shall say unto me: but give me the damsel to wife.   Genesis 34:12 


And thou shalt take no gift: for the gift blindeth the wise, and perverteth the words of the righteous.   Exodus 23:8 


And it shall be upon Aaron's forehead, that Aaron may bear the iniquity of the holy things, which the children of Israel shall hallow in all their holy gifts; and it shall be always upon his forehead, that they may be accepted before the LORD.   Exodus 28:38 


Beside the sabbaths of the LORD, and beside your gifts, and beside all your vows, and beside all your freewill offerings, which ye give unto the LORD.   Leviticus 23:38 


And I have given the Levites as a gift to Aaron and to his sons from among the children of Israel, to do the service of the children of Israel in the tabernacle of the congregation, and to make an atonement for the children of Israel: that there be no plague among the children of Israel, when the children of Israel come nigh unto the sanctuary.   Numbers 8:19 


And I, behold, I have taken your brethren the Levites from among the children of Israel: to you they are given as a gift for the LORD, to do the service of the tabernacle of the congregation.
Therefore thou and thy sons with thee shall keep your priest's office for everything of the altar, and within the vail; and ye shall serve: I have given your priest's office unto you as a service of gift: and the stranger that cometh nigh shall be put to death.   Numbers 18:6, 7 


And this is thine; the heave offering of their gift, with all the wave offerings of the children of Israel: I have given them unto thee, and to thy sons and to thy daughters with thee, by a statute for ever: every one that is clean in thy house shall eat of it.   Numbers 18:11 


Out of all your gifts ye shall offer every heave offering of the LORD, of all the best thereof, even the hallowed part thereof out of it.   Numbers 18:29 


Thou shalt not wrest judgment; thou shalt not respect persons, neither take a gift: for a gift doth blind the eyes of the wise, and pervert the words of the righteous.   Deuteronomy 16:19 


And he smote Moab, and measured them with a line, casting them down to the ground; even with two lines measured he to put to death, and with one full line to keep alive. And so the Moabites became David's servants, and brought gifts.   2 Samuel 8:2 


Then David put garrisons in Syria of Damascus: and the Syrians became servants to David, and brought gifts. And the LORD preserved David whithersoever he went.   2 Samuel 8:6 


And all the men of Judah answered the men of Israel, Because the king is near of kin to us: wherefore then be ye angry for this matter? have we eaten at all of the king's cost? or hath he given us any gift?
And the men of Israel answered the men of Judah, and said, We have ten parts in the king, and we have also more right in David than ye: why then did ye despise us, that our advice should not be first had in bringing back our king? And the words of the men of Judah were fiercer than the words of the men of Israel.   2 Samuel 19:42, 43 


And he smote Moab; and the Moabites became David's servants, and brought gifts.   1 Chronicles 18:2 


Then David put garrisons in Syriadamascus; and the Syrians became David's servants, and brought gifts. Thus the LORD preserved David whithersoever he went.   1 Chronicles 18:6 


Wherefore now let the fear of the LORD be upon you; take heed and do it: for there is no iniquity with the LORD our  God, nor respect of persons, nor taking of gifts.   2 Chronicles 19:7 


And their father gave them great gifts of  silver, and of  gold, and of precious things, with fenced cities in Judah: but the kingdom gave he to Jehoram; because he was the firstborn.   2 Chronicles 21:3 


And the Ammonites gave gifts to Uzziah: and his name spread abroad even to the entering in of Egypt; for he strengthened himself exceedingly.   2 Chronicles 26:8 


And many brought gifts unto the LORD to Jerusalem, and presents to Hezekiah king of Judah: so that he was magnified in the sight of all nations from thenceforth.   2 Chronicles 32:23 


Then the king made a great feast unto all his princes and his servants, even Esther's feast; and he made a release to the provinces, and gave gifts, according to the state of the king.   Esther 2:18 


As the days wherein the Jews rested from their enemies, and the month which was turned unto them from sorrow to joy, and from mourning into a good day: that they should make them days of feasting and joy, and of sending portions one to another, and gifts to the poor.   Esther 9:22 


And the daughter of Tyre shall be there with a gift; even the rich among the people shall intreat thy favour.   Psalm 45:12 


Thou hast ascended on high, thou hast led captivity captive: thou hast received gifts for men; yea, for the rebellious also, that the LORD  God might dwell among them.   Psalm 68:18 


The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall bring presents: the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts.   Psalm 72:10 


He will not regard any ransom; neither will he rest content, though thou givest many gifts.   Proverbs 6:35 


He that is greedy of gain troubleth his own house; but he that hateth gifts shall live.   Proverbs 15:27 


A gift is as a precious stone in the eyes of him that hath it: whithersoever it turneth, it prospereth.   Proverbs 17:8 


A wicked man taketh a gift out of the bosom to pervert the ways of judgment.   Proverbs 17:23 


A man's gift maketh room for him, and bringeth him before great men.   Proverbs 18:16 


Many will intreat the favour of the prince: and every man is a friend to him that giveth gifts.   Proverbs 19:6 


A gift in secret pacifieth anger: and a reward in the bosom strong wrath.   Proverbs 21:14 


Whoso boasteth himself of a false gift is like clouds and wind without  rain.   Proverbs 25:14 


The king by judgment establisheth the land: but he that receiveth gifts overthroweth it.   Proverbs 29:4 


And also that every man should eat and drink, and enjoy the good of all his labour, it is the gift of  God.   Ecclesiastes 3:13 


Every man also to whom  God hath given riches and wealth, and hath given him power to eat thereof, and to take his portion, and to rejoice in his labour; this is the gift of  God.   Ecclesiastes 5:19 


Surely oppression maketh a wise man mad; and a gift destroyeth the  heart.   Ecclesiastes 7:7 


Thy princes are rebellious, and companions of thieves: every one loveth gifts, and followeth after rewards: they judge not the fatherless, neither doth the cause of the widow come unto them.   Isaiah 1:23 


They give gifts to all whores: but thou givest thy gifts to all thy lovers, and hirest them, that they may come unto thee on every side for thy whoredom.   Ezekiel 16:33 


And I polluted them in their own gifts, in that they caused to pass through the  fire all that openeth the womb, that I might make them desolate, to the end that they might know that I am the LORD.   Ezekiel 20:26 


For when ye offer your gifts, when ye make your sons to pass through the  fire, ye pollute yourselves with all your idols, even unto this day: and shall I be enquired of by you, O house of Israel? As I live, saith the Lord  GOD, I will not be enquired of by you.   Ezekiel 20:31 


As for you, O house of Israel, thus saith the Lord  GOD; Go ye, serve ye every one his idols, and hereafter also, if ye will not hearken unto me: but pollute ye my holy name no more with your gifts, and with your idols.   Ezekiel 20:39 


In thee have they taken gifts to shed  blood; thou hast taken usury and increase, and thou hast greedily gained of thy neighbours by extortion, and hast forgotten me, saith the Lord  GOD.   Ezekiel 22:12 


Thus saith the Lord  GOD; If the prince give a gift unto any of his sons, the inheritance thereof shall be his sons'; it shall be their possession by inheritance.
But if he give a gift of his inheritance to one of his servants, then it shall be his to the year of liberty; after it shall return to the prince: but his inheritance shall be his sons' for them.   Ezekiel 46:16, 17 


But if ye shew the dream, and the interpretation thereof, ye shall receive of me gifts and rewards and great honour: therefore shew me the dream, and the interpretation thereof.   Daniel 2:6 


Then the king made Daniel a great man, and gave him many great gifts, and made him ruler over the whole province of Babylon, and chief of the governors over all the wise men of Babylon.   Daniel 2:48 


Then Daniel answered and said before the king, Let thy gifts be to thyself, and give thy rewards to another; yet I will read the writing unto the king, and make known to him the interpretation.   Daniel 5:17 


And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and worshipped him: and when they had opened their treasures, they presented unto him gifts;  gold, and frankincense and myrrh.   Matthew 2:11 


Therefore if thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother hath ought against thee;
Leave there thy gift before the altar, and go thy way; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.   Matthew 5:23, 24 


If ye then, being  evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children, how much more shall your Father which is in  heaven give good things to them that ask him?
Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.   Matthew 7:11, 12 


And Jesus saith unto him, See thou tell no man; but go thy way, shew thyself to the priest, and offer the gift that Moses commanded, for a testimony unto them.   Matthew 8:4 


But ye say, Whosoever shall say to his father or his mother, It is a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest be profited by me;
And honour not his father or his mother, he shall be free. Thus have ye made the commandment of  God of none effect by your tradition.   Matthew 15:5, 6 


And, Whosoever shall swear by the altar, it is nothing; but whosoever sweareth by the gift that is upon it, he is guilty.
Ye fools and blind: for whether is greater, the gift, or the altar that sanctifieth the gift?
Whoso therefore shall swear by the altar, sweareth by it, and by all things thereon.   Matthew 23:18-20 


But ye say, If a man shall say to his father or mother, It is Corban, that is to say, a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest be profited by me; he shall be free.   Mark 7:11 


If ye then, being  evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children: how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him?
And he was casting out a  devil, and it was dumb. And it came to pass, when the  devil was gone out, the dumb spake; and the people wondered.   Luke 11:13, 14 


And he looked up, and saw the rich men casting their gifts into the treasury.   Luke 21:1 


And as some spake of the temple, how it was adorned with goodly stones and gifts, he said,
As for these things which ye behold, the days will come, in the which there shall not be left one stone upon another, that shall not be thrown down.   Luke 21:5, 6 


Jesus answered and said unto her, If thou knewest the gift of  God, and who it is that saith to thee, Give me to drink; thou wouldest have asked of him, and he would have given thee living  water.   John 4:10 


Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.   Acts 2:38 


But Peter said unto him, Thy  money perish with thee, because thou hast thought that the gift of  God may be purchased with  money.   Acts 8:20 


And they of the circumcision which believed were astonished, as many as came with Peter, because that on the Gentiles also was poured out the gift of the Holy Ghost.   Acts 10:45 


Forasmuch then as  God gave them the like gift as he did unto us, who believed on the Lord Jesus Christ; what was I, that I could withstand  God?
When they heard these things, they held their peace, and glorified  God, saying, Then hath  God also to the Gentiles granted repentance unto life.   Acts 11:17, 18 


For I long to see you, that I may impart unto you some spiritual gift, to the end ye may be established;
That is, that I may be comforted together with you by the mutual faith both of you and me.   Romans 1:11, 12 


But not as the offence, so also is the free gift. For if through the offence of one many be dead, much more the grace of  God, and the gift by grace, which is by one man, Jesus Christ, hath abounded unto many.
And not as it was by one that sinned, so is the gift: for the judgment was by one to condemnation, but the free gift is of many offences unto justification.
For if by one man's offence death reigned by one; much more they which receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness shall reign in life by one, Jesus Christ.)
Therefore as by the offence of one judgment came upon all men to condemnation; even so by the righteousness of one the free gift came upon all men unto justification of life.   Romans 5:15-18 


For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of  God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.   Romans 6:23 


For the gifts and calling of  God are without repentance.   Romans 11:29 


Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of faith;
Or ministry, let us wait on our ministering: or he that teacheth, on teaching;
Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.   Romans 12:6-8 


So that ye come behind in no gift; waiting for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ:
Who shall also confirm you unto the end, that ye may be blameless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.   1 Corinthians 1:7, 8 


For I would that all men were even as I myself. But every man hath his proper gift of  God, one after this manner, and another after that.   1 Corinthians 7:7 


Now concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I would not have you ignorant.   1 Corinthians 12:1 


Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit.   1 Corinthians 12:4 


To another faith by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of healing by the same Spirit;
To another the working of miracles; to another prophecy; to another discerning of spirits; to another divers kinds of tongues; to another the interpretation of tongues:
But all these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally as he will.   1 Corinthians 12:9-11 


And  God hath set some in the church, first apostles, secondarily prophets, thirdly teachers, after that miracles, then gifts of healings, helps, governments, diversities of tongues.
Are all apostles? are all prophets? are all teachers? are all workers of miracles?
Have all the gifts of healing? do all speak with tongues? do all interpret?
But covet earnestly the best gifts: and yet shew I unto you a more excellent way.   1 Corinthians 12:28-31 


And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity, I am nothing.   1 Corinthians 13:2 


Follow after charity, and desire spiritual gifts, but rather that ye may prophesy.   1 Corinthians 14:1 


Even so ye, forasmuch as ye are zealous of spiritual gifts, seek that ye may excel to the edifying of the church.   1 Corinthians 14:12 


Ye also helping together by prayer for us, that for the gift bestowed upon us by the means of many persons thanks may be given by many on our behalf.   2 Corinthians 1:11 


Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints.   2 Corinthians 8:4 


Thanks be unto  God for his unspeakable gift.   2 Corinthians 9:15 


For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of  God:
Not of works, lest any man should boast.   Ephesians 2:8, 9 


Whereof I was made a minister, according to the gift of the grace of  God given unto me by the effectual working of his power.   Ephesians 3:7 


But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ.
Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave gifts unto men.   Ephesians 4:7, 8 


Not because I desire a gift: but I desire fruit that may abound to your account.   Philippians 4:17 


Neglect not the gift that is in thee, which was given thee by prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the presbytery.   1 Timothy 4:14 


Wherefore I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of  God, which is in thee by the putting on of my hands.   2 Timothy 1:6 


 God also bearing them witness, both with signs and wonders, and with divers miracles, and gifts of the Holy Ghost, according to his own will?
For unto the angels hath he not put in subjection the world to come, whereof we speak.   Hebrews 2:4, 5 


For every high priest taken from among men is ordained for men in things pertaining to  God, that he may offer both gifts and sacrifices for sins:
Who can have compassion on the ignorant, and on them that are out of the way; for that he himself also is compassed with infirmity.   Hebrews 5:1, 2 


For it is impossible for those who were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the Holy Ghost,
And have tasted the good word of  God, and the powers of the world to come,
If they shall fall away, to renew them again unto repentance; seeing they crucify to themselves the Son of  God afresh, and put him to an open shame.   Hebrews 6:4-6 


For every high priest is ordained to offer gifts and sacrifices: wherefore it is of necessity that this man have somewhat also to offer.
For if he were on earth, he should not be a priest, seeing that there are priests that offer gifts according to the law:
Who serve unto the example and shadow of heavenly things, as Moses was admonished of  God when he was about to make the tabernacle: for, See, saith he, that thou make all things according to the pattern shewed to thee in the mount.   Hebrews 8:3-5 


Which was a figure for the time then present, in which were offered both gifts and sacrifices, that could not make him that did the service perfect, as pertaining to the conscience;
Which stood only in meats and drinks, and divers washings, and carnal ordinances, imposed on them until the time of reformation.   Hebrews 9:9, 10 


By faith Abel offered unto  God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous,  God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being dead yet speaketh.   Hebrews 11:4 


Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.   James 1:17 


As every man hath received the gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of  God.   1 Peter 4:10 


And they that dwell upon the earth shall rejoice over them, and make merry, and shall send gifts one to another; because these two prophets tormented them that dwelt on the earth.   Revelation 11:10 



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