Luke 12:8-12 - Acknowledgement Of Christ And Persecution Of Disciples

Luke 12:8-12 - Acknowledgement Of Christ And Persecution Of Disciples

8 "And I say to you, everyone who confesses Me before men, the Son of Man will confess him also before the angels of God; 9 but he who denies Me before men will be denied before the angels of God. 10 "And everyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man, it will be forgiven him; but he who blasphemes against the Holy Spirit, it will not be forgiven him. 11 "When they bring you before the synagogues and the rulers and the authorities, do not worry about how or what you are to speak in your defense, or what you are to say; 12 for the Holy Spirit will teach you in that very hour what you ought to say."

Luke 20:1-8 - Jesus' Authority Challenged

Luke 21:7-11 - Signs Of The End Of The Age

Luke 22:35-38 - The Two Swords

Luke 23:1-5 - Jesus Brought Before Pilate

Luke 24:44-49 - Jesus Commissions His Disciples

Luke 12:8-12 - Acknowledgement Of Christ And Persecution Of Disciples

John 1:19-34 - John The Baptist Testifies To Jesus

John 2:1-11 - The Wedding At Cana: Water Turned Into Wine

John 3:22-36 - Additional Testimony By John The Baptist About Jesus

John 4:1-26 - The Samaritan Woman At Jacob's Well

John 5:1-13 - A Paralytic Is Healed

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confessing

Definitions of confess

Verb

1

admit or state that one has committed a crime or is at fault in some way.

he confessed that he had attacked the old man

Synonyms:

admit acknowledge reveal disclose divulge avow declare profess own up tell all own up plead guilty accept the blame tell the truth tell all make a clean breast of it come clean spill the beans let the cat out of the bag get something off one's chest let on fess up

Synonyms of confess

Verb

admit own up acknowledge concede squeal

See also

confess

Romans 10:9

that if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;

Philippians 2:11

and that every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.

1 Timothy 6:13

I charge you in the presence of God, who gives life to all things, and of Christ Jesus, who testified the good confession before Pontius Pilate,

Luke 12:8

"And I say to you, everyone who confesses Me before men, the Son of Man will confess him also before the angels of God;

Matthew 3:6

and they were being baptized by him in the Jordan River, as they confessed their sins.

Matthew 10:32

"Therefore everyone who confesses Me before men, I will also confess him before My Father who is in heaven.

John 1:20

And he confessed and did not deny, but confessed, "I am not the Christ."

Daniel 9:20

Now while I was speaking and praying, and confessing my sin and the sin of my people Israel, and presenting my supplication before the LORD my God in behalf of the holy mountain of my God,

1 John 4:15

Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God.

Romans 10:10

for with the heart a person believes, resulting in righteousness, and with the mouth he confesses, resulting in salvation.

Leviticus 26:40

'If they confess their iniquity and the iniquity of their forefathers, in their unfaithfulness which they committed against Me, and also in their acting with hostility against Me--

1 John 4:2

By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God;

Psalm 38:18

For I confess my iniquity; I am full of anxiety because of my sin.

James 5:16

Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another so that you may be healed The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.

1 John 1:9

If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

Hebrews 13:15

Through Him then, let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that give thanks to His name.

Nehemiah 9:3

While they stood in their place, they read from the book of the law of the LORD their God for a fourth of the day; and for another fourth they confessed and worshiped the LORD their God.

Romans 14:11

For it is written, "AS I LIVE, SAYS THE LORD, EVERY KNEE SHALL BOW TO ME, AND EVERY TONGUE SHALL GIVE PRAISE TO GOD."

Job 40:14

"Then I will also confess to you, That your own right hand can save you.

1 Corinthians 12:3

Therefore I make known to you that no one speaking by the Spirit of God says, "Jesus is accursed"; and no one can say, "Jesus is Lord," except by the Holy Spirit.

Leviticus 5:5

'So it shall be when he becomes guilty in one of these, that he shall confess that in which he has sinned.

Acts 19:18

Many also of those who had believed kept coming, confessing and disclosing their practices.

1 Timothy 6:12

Fight the good fight of faith; take hold of the eternal life to which you were called, and you made the good confession in the presence of many witnesses.

John 12:42

Nevertheless many even of the rulers believed in Him, but because of the Pharisees they were not confessing Him, for fear that they would be put out of the synagogue;

2 Samuel 12:13

Then David said to Nathan, "I have sinned against the LORD " And Nathan said to David, "The LORD also has taken away your sin; you shall not die.

Daniel 9:4

I prayed to the LORD my God and confessed and said, "Alas, O Lord, the great and awesome God, who keeps His covenant and lovingkindness for those who love Him and keep His commandments,

Acts 24:14

"But this I admit to you, that according to the Way which they call a sect I do serve the God of our fathers, believing everything that is in accordance with the Law and that is written in the Prophets;

Hebrews 3:1

Therefore, holy brethren, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest of our confession;

Psalm 32:5

I acknowledged my sin to You, And my iniquity I did not hide; I said, "I will confess my transgressions to the LORD"; And You forgave the guilt of my sin. Selah.

Jeremiah 14:20

We know our wickedness, O LORD, The iniquity of our fathers, for we have sinned against You.

Mark 1:5

And all the country of Judea was going out to him, and all the people of Jerusalem; and they were being baptized by him in the Jordan River, confessing their sins.

Numbers 5:7

then he shall confess his sins which he has committed, and he shall make restitution in full for his wrong and add to it one-fifth of it, and give it to him whom he has wronged.

Nehemiah 9:2

The descendants of Israel separated themselves from all foreigners, and stood and confessed their sins and the iniquities of their fathers.

Philippians 2:10

so that at the name of Jesus EVERY KNEE WILL BOW, of those who are in heaven and on earth and under the earth,

1 John 2:23

Whoever denies the Son does not have the Father; the one who confesses the Son has the Father also.

Ezra 10:1

Now while Ezra was praying and making confession, weeping and prostrating himself before the house of God, a very large assembly, men, women and children, gathered to him from Israel; for the people wept bitterly.

Nehemiah 1:6

let Your ear now be attentive and Your eyes open to hear the prayer of Your servant which I am praying before You now, day and night, on behalf of the sons of Israel Your servants, confessing the sins of the sons of Israel which we have sinned against You; I and my father's house have sinned.

Hebrews 11:13

All these died in faith, without receiving the promises, but having seen them and having welcomed them from a distance, and having confessed that they were strangers and exiles on the earth.

Topics on Confessing

Confessing Christ

45;10;9

that if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;