counselling near me

Definitions of near

Adjective

1

located a short distance away.

a big house in the near distance

Synonyms:

close nearby close/near at hand at hand a stone's throw away within reach accessible handy convenient within spitting distance

Adverb

1

at or to a short distance away; nearby.

a bomb exploding somewhere near

Preposition

1

at or to a short distance away from (a place).

the parking lot near the sawmill

Synonyms:

close to close by a short distance from in the vicinity of in the neighborhood of within reach of a stone's throw away from within spitting distance of

Verb

1

come near to (someone or something); approach.

soon the cab would be nearing State Street

Synonyms:

approach draw near/nearer to get close/closer to advance toward close in on verge on border on approach

Examples of near

He was losing weight at a dramatic rate and many of his closest friends feared he might be near death.

Synonyms of near

Adjective

close imminent closely related narrow approximate nigh dear skinny

Adverb

almost well-nigh nigh

Preposition

close to

Verb

approach verge on come on

Definitions of Me

Pronoun

1

used by a speaker to refer to himself or herself as the object of a verb or preposition.

do you understand me?

2

used in exclamations.

dear me!

Abbreviation

1

Maine.

Examples of me

hi, it's me

Definitions of counseling

Noun

1

the provision of assistance and guidance in resolving personal, social, or psychological problems and difficulties, especially by a professional.

bereavement counseling

Examples of counselling

The first offers career guidance and counselling , psychometric assessments and an education programme.

Synonyms of counseling

Noun

counsel direction guidance

See also

counsel

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Jeremiah 18:18

Then they said, "Come and let us devise plans against Jeremiah Surely the law is not going to be lost to the priest, nor counsel to the sage, nor the divine word to the prophet! Come on and let us strike at him with our tongue, and let us give no heed to any of his words."

1 Kings 1:12

"So now come, please let me give you counsel and save your life and the life of your son Solomon.

Judges 20:7

"Behold, all you sons of Israel, give your advice and counsel here."

2 Samuel 20:18

Then she spoke, saying, "Formerly they used to say, 'They will surely ask advice at Abel,' and thus they ended the dispute.

Esther 2:15

Now when the turn of Esther, the daughter of Abihail the uncle of Mordecai who had taken her as his daughter, came to go in to the king, she did not request anything except what Hegai, the king's eunuch who was in charge of the women, advised. And Esther found favor in the eyes of all who saw her.

Daniel 4:27

'Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you: break away now from your sins by doing righteousness and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor, in case there may be a prolonging of your prosperity.'

Micah 6:5

"My people, remember now What Balak king of Moab counseled And what Balaam son of Beor answered him, And from Shittim to Gilgal, So that you might know the righteous acts of the LORD."

Matthew 27:7

And they conferred together and with the money bought the Potter's Field as a burial place for strangers.

Matthew 27:10

AND THEY GAVE THEM FOR THE POTTER'S FIELD, AS THE LORD DIRECTED ME."

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

2 Samuel 17:6

When Hushai had come to Absalom, Absalom said to him, "Ahithophel has spoken thus. Shall we carry out his plan? If not, you speak."

2 Samuel 17:11-14

"But I counsel that all Israel be surely gathered to you, from Dan even to Beersheba, as the sand that is by the sea in abundance, and that you personally go into battle. "So we shall come to him in one of the places where he can be found, and we will fall on him as the dew falls on the ground; and of him and of all the men who are with him, not even one will be left. "If he withdraws into a city, then all Israel shall bring ropes to that city, and we will drag it into the valley until not even a small stone is found there."read more.

2 Samuel 17:14

Then Absalom and all the men of Israel said, "The counsel of Hushai the Archite is better than the counsel of Ahithophel." For the LORD had ordained to thwart the good counsel of Ahithophel, so that the LORD might bring calamity on Absalom.

1 Kings 12:6-8

King Rehoboam consulted with the elders who had served his father Solomon while he was still alive, saying, "How do you counsel me to answer this people?" Then they spoke to him, saying, "If you will be a servant to this people today, and will serve them and grant them their petition, and speak good words to them, then they will be your servants forever." But he forsook the counsel of the elders which they had given him, and consulted with the young men who grew up with him and served him.

1 Kings 12:8

But he forsook the counsel of the elders which they had given him, and consulted with the young men who grew up with him and served him.

1 Kings 12:9

So he said to them, "What counsel do you give that we may answer this people who have spoken to me, saying, 'Lighten the yoke which your father put on us'?"

1 Kings 12:13

The king answered the people harshly, for he forsook the advice of the elders which they had given him,

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

2 Kings 6:8

Now the king of Aram was warring against Israel; and he counseled with his servants saying, "In such and such a place shall be my camp."

Nehemiah 6:7

"You have also appointed prophets to proclaim in Jerusalem concerning you, 'A king is in Judah!' And now it will be reported to the king according to these reports. So come now, let us take counsel together."

Psalm 71:10

For my enemies have spoken against me; And those who watch for my life have consulted together,

Psalm 2:2

The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying,

Matthew 22:15

Then the Pharisees went and plotted together how they might trap Him in what He said.

Matthew 27:1

Now when morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people conferred together against Jesus to put Him to death;

Matthew 28:12

And when they had assembled with the elders and consulted together, they gave a large sum of money to the soldiers,

Mark 3:6

The Pharisees went out and immediately began conspiring with the Herodians against Him, as to how they might destroy Him.

Job 21:16

"Behold, their prosperity is not in their hand; The counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Job 22:18

"Yet He filled their houses with good things; But the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Counsel

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Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

From Thematic Bible

Counsel » Evil

Counsel » Divine

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Counsel » The importance of seeking

Counsel » Wives » Examples of

Counsel » The counsel(s) of the lord

Counsel » The reward for seeking counsel other than that of the lord

Counsel » The multitude of counselors

Counsel » The place where there is no counsel

Counsel » What is established by counsel

Counsel » Those that consult pagans

Counsel » There being no counsel against the lord

Counsel » Hearing counsel

Counsel » Those that listen to counsel

Counsel » The counselors of peace

Counsel » Whose counsel should not be heeded

Counsel » Counsel in the heart of man

Counsel » The counsels of the wicked

Counsel » Hearty counsel

Counsel » Those that take counsel together against the lord

Counsel » The counsel of the heathen

Counsel » Instances of » By rehoboam

Counsel » The lord giving counsel

Counsel » Those that do not walk in the counsel of the unGodly

Counsel » Rejected

Counsel » Instances of » By the rich young ruler

Counsel » The counsel of the froward

Evil » Results of » Counsel

Counsel » Evil

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

Job 2:9

Then his wife said to him, "Do you still hold fast your integrity? Curse God and die!"

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

1 Kings 12:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

2 Chronicles 10:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to the people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but you make it lighter for us.' Thus you shall say to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

More verses: 2 Chronicles 22:3

Counsel » Divine

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Isaiah 11:2

The Spirit of the LORD will rest on Him, The spirit of wisdom and understanding, The spirit of counsel and strength, The spirit of knowledge and the fear of the LORD.

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Psalm 73:24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Isaiah 28:29

This also comes from the LORD of hosts, Who has made His counsel wonderful and His wisdom great.

More verses: Jeremiah 32:19

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Exodus 18:19

"Now listen to me: I will give you counsel, and God be with you. You be the people's representative before God, and you bring the disputes to God,

1 Kings 12:7

Then they spoke to him, saying, "If you will be a servant to this people today, and will serve them and grant them their petition, and speak good words to them, then they will be your servants forever."

Daniel 4:27

'Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you: break away now from your sins by doing righteousness and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor, in case there may be a prolonging of your prosperity.'

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him."

More verses: Acts 5:35

Counsel » The importance of seeking

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Proverbs 13:10

Through insolence comes nothing but strife, But wisdom is with those who receive counsel.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 20:18

Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.

Counsel » Wives » Examples of

2 Kings 4:8-10

Now there came a day when Elisha passed over to Shunem, where there was a prominent woman, and she persuaded him to eat food. And so it was, as often as he passed by, he turned in there to eat food. She said to her husband, "Behold now, I perceive that this is a holy man of God passing by us continually. "Please, let us make a little walled upper chamber and let us set a bed for him there, and a table and a chair and a lampstand; and it shall be, when he comes to us, that he can turn in there."

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him."

Judges 13:22-23

So Manoah said to his wife, "We will surely die, for we have seen God." But his wife said to him, "If the LORD had desired to kill us, He would not have accepted a burnt offering and a grain offering from our hands, nor would He have shown us all these things, nor would He have let us hear things like this at this time."

Daniel 5:10-12

The queen entered the banquet hall because of the words of the king and his nobles; the queen spoke and said, "O king, live forever! Do not let your thoughts alarm you or your face be pale. "There is a man in your kingdom in whom is a spirit of the holy gods; and in the days of your father, illumination, insight and wisdom like the wisdom of the gods were found in him And King Nebuchadnezzar, your father, your father the king, appointed him chief of the magicians, conjurers, Chaldeans and diviners. "This was because an extraordinary spirit, knowledge and insight, interpretation of dreams, explanation of enigmas and solving of difficult problems were found in this Daniel, whom the king named Belteshazzar. Let Daniel now be summoned and he will declare the interpretation."

Counsel » The counsel(s) of the lord

Psalm 33:11

The counsel of the LORD stands forever, The plans of His heart from generation to generation.

Proverbs 19:21

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand.

Isaiah 25:1

O LORD, You are my God; I will exalt You, I will give thanks to Your name; For You have worked wonders, Plans formed long ago, with perfect faithfulness.

Isaiah 46:9-10

"Remember the former things long past, For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is no one like Me, Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times things which have not been done, Saying, 'My purpose will be established, And I will accomplish all My good pleasure';

Counsel » The reward for seeking counsel other than that of the lord

Isaiah 30:1

"Woe to the rebellious children," declares the LORD, "Who execute a plan, but not Mine, And make an alliance, but not of My Spirit, In order to add sin to sin;

1 Chronicles 10:13-14

So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against the LORD, because of the word of the LORD which he did not keep; and also because he asked counsel of a medium, making inquiry of it, and did not inquire of the LORD. Therefore He killed him and turned the kingdom to David the son of Jesse.

Counsel » The multitude of counselors

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Counsel » The place where there is no counsel

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Counsel » What is established by counsel

Proverbs 20:18

Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Counsel » Those that consult pagans

Leviticus 20:1-6

Then the LORD spoke to Moses, saying, "You shall also say to the sons of Israel: 'Any man from the sons of Israel or from the aliens sojourning in Israel who gives any of his offspring to Molech, shall surely be put to death; the people of the land shall stone him with stones. 'I will also set My face against that man and will cut him off from among his people, because he has given some of his offspring to Molech, so as to defile My sanctuary and to profane My holy name. read more.

Counsel » There being no counsel against the lord

Proverbs 21:30

There is no wisdom and no understanding And no counsel against the LORD.

Counsel » Hearing counsel

Proverbs 19:20

Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.

Counsel » Those that listen to counsel

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Counsel » The counselors of peace

Proverbs 12:20

Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy.

Counsel » Whose counsel should not be heeded

Proverbs 14:7

Leave the presence of a fool, Or you will not discern words of knowledge.

Counsel » Counsel in the heart of man

Proverbs 20:5

A plan in the heart of a man is like deep water, But a man of understanding draws it out.

Counsel » The counsels of the wicked

Proverbs 12:5

The thoughts of the righteous are just, But the counsels of the wicked are deceitful.

Counsel » Hearty counsel

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Counsel » Those that take counsel together against the lord

Psalm 2:1-6

Why are the nations in an uproar And the peoples devising a vain thing? The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying, "Let us tear their fetters apart And cast away their cords from us!" read more.

Counsel » The counsel of the heathen

Psalm 33:10

The LORD nullifies the counsel of the nations; He frustrates the plans of the peoples.

Counsel » Instances of » By rehoboam

1 Kings 12:8-16

But he forsook the counsel of the elders which they had given him, and consulted with the young men who grew up with him and served him. So he said to them, "What counsel do you give that we may answer this people who have spoken to me, saying, 'Lighten the yoke which your father put on us'?" The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins! read more.

Counsel » The lord giving counsel

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Counsel » Those that do not walk in the counsel of the unGodly

Psalm 1:1

How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!

Counsel » Rejected

Proverbs 1:24-33

"Because I called and you refused, I stretched out my hand and no one paid attention; And you neglected all my counsel And did not want my reproof; I will also laugh at your calamity; I will mock when your dread comes, read more.

Counsel » Instances of » By the rich young ruler

Matthew 19:22

But when the young man heard this statement, he went away grieving; for he was one who owned much property.

Counsel » The counsel of the froward

Job 5:13

"He captures the wise by their own shrewdness, And the advice of the cunning is quickly thwarted.

Evil » Results of » Counsel

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

Job 2:9

Then his wife said to him, "Do you still hold fast your integrity? Curse God and die!"

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

1 Kings 12:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

2 Chronicles 10:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to the people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but you make it lighter for us.' Thus you shall say to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

More verses: 2 Chronicles 22:3

Topics on Counsel

Bad Counsel

20;18;24

A man of too many friends comes to ruin, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.

God's Counsel

19;73;24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Man's Counsel

20;27;9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Counsel

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Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

From Thematic Bible

Counsel » Evil

Counsel » Divine

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Counsel » The importance of seeking

Counsel » Wives » Examples of

Counsel » The counsel(s) of the lord

Counsel » The reward for seeking counsel other than that of the lord

Counsel » The multitude of counselors

Counsel » The place where there is no counsel

Counsel » What is established by counsel

Counsel » Those that consult pagans

Counsel » There being no counsel against the lord

Counsel » Hearing counsel

Counsel » Those that listen to counsel

Counsel » The counselors of peace

Counsel » Whose counsel should not be heeded

Counsel » Counsel in the heart of man

Counsel » The counsels of the wicked

Counsel » Hearty counsel

Counsel » Those that take counsel together against the lord

Counsel » The counsel of the heathen

Counsel » Instances of » By rehoboam

Counsel » The lord giving counsel

Counsel » Those that do not walk in the counsel of the unGodly

Counsel » Rejected

Counsel » Instances of » By the rich young ruler

Counsel » The counsel of the froward

Evil » Results of » Counsel

Counsel » Evil

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

Job 2:9

Then his wife said to him, "Do you still hold fast your integrity? Curse God and die!"

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

1 Kings 12:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

2 Chronicles 10:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to the people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but you make it lighter for us.' Thus you shall say to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

More verses: 2 Chronicles 22:3

Counsel » Divine

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Isaiah 11:2

The Spirit of the LORD will rest on Him, The spirit of wisdom and understanding, The spirit of counsel and strength, The spirit of knowledge and the fear of the LORD.

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Psalm 73:24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Isaiah 28:29

This also comes from the LORD of hosts, Who has made His counsel wonderful and His wisdom great.

More verses: Jeremiah 32:19

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Exodus 18:19

"Now listen to me: I will give you counsel, and God be with you. You be the people's representative before God, and you bring the disputes to God,

1 Kings 12:7

Then they spoke to him, saying, "If you will be a servant to this people today, and will serve them and grant them their petition, and speak good words to them, then they will be your servants forever."

Daniel 4:27

'Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you: break away now from your sins by doing righteousness and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor, in case there may be a prolonging of your prosperity.'

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him."

More verses: Acts 5:35

Counsel » The importance of seeking

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Proverbs 13:10

Through insolence comes nothing but strife, But wisdom is with those who receive counsel.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 20:18

Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.

Counsel » Wives » Examples of

2 Kings 4:8-10

Now there came a day when Elisha passed over to Shunem, where there was a prominent woman, and she persuaded him to eat food. And so it was, as often as he passed by, he turned in there to eat food. She said to her husband, "Behold now, I perceive that this is a holy man of God passing by us continually. "Please, let us make a little walled upper chamber and let us set a bed for him there, and a table and a chair and a lampstand; and it shall be, when he comes to us, that he can turn in there."

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him."

Judges 13:22-23

So Manoah said to his wife, "We will surely die, for we have seen God." But his wife said to him, "If the LORD had desired to kill us, He would not have accepted a burnt offering and a grain offering from our hands, nor would He have shown us all these things, nor would He have let us hear things like this at this time."

Daniel 5:10-12

The queen entered the banquet hall because of the words of the king and his nobles; the queen spoke and said, "O king, live forever! Do not let your thoughts alarm you or your face be pale. "There is a man in your kingdom in whom is a spirit of the holy gods; and in the days of your father, illumination, insight and wisdom like the wisdom of the gods were found in him And King Nebuchadnezzar, your father, your father the king, appointed him chief of the magicians, conjurers, Chaldeans and diviners. "This was because an extraordinary spirit, knowledge and insight, interpretation of dreams, explanation of enigmas and solving of difficult problems were found in this Daniel, whom the king named Belteshazzar. Let Daniel now be summoned and he will declare the interpretation."

Counsel » The counsel(s) of the lord

Psalm 33:11

The counsel of the LORD stands forever, The plans of His heart from generation to generation.

Proverbs 19:21

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand.

Isaiah 25:1

O LORD, You are my God; I will exalt You, I will give thanks to Your name; For You have worked wonders, Plans formed long ago, with perfect faithfulness.

Isaiah 46:9-10

"Remember the former things long past, For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is no one like Me, Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times things which have not been done, Saying, 'My purpose will be established, And I will accomplish all My good pleasure';

Counsel » The reward for seeking counsel other than that of the lord

Isaiah 30:1

"Woe to the rebellious children," declares the LORD, "Who execute a plan, but not Mine, And make an alliance, but not of My Spirit, In order to add sin to sin;

1 Chronicles 10:13-14

So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against the LORD, because of the word of the LORD which he did not keep; and also because he asked counsel of a medium, making inquiry of it, and did not inquire of the LORD. Therefore He killed him and turned the kingdom to David the son of Jesse.

Counsel » The multitude of counselors

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Counsel » The place where there is no counsel

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Counsel » What is established by counsel

Proverbs 20:18

Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Counsel » Those that consult pagans

Leviticus 20:1-6

Then the LORD spoke to Moses, saying, "You shall also say to the sons of Israel: 'Any man from the sons of Israel or from the aliens sojourning in Israel who gives any of his offspring to Molech, shall surely be put to death; the people of the land shall stone him with stones. 'I will also set My face against that man and will cut him off from among his people, because he has given some of his offspring to Molech, so as to defile My sanctuary and to profane My holy name. read more.

Counsel » There being no counsel against the lord

Proverbs 21:30

There is no wisdom and no understanding And no counsel against the LORD.

Counsel » Hearing counsel

Proverbs 19:20

Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.

Counsel » Those that listen to counsel

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Counsel » The counselors of peace

Proverbs 12:20

Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy.

Counsel » Whose counsel should not be heeded

Proverbs 14:7

Leave the presence of a fool, Or you will not discern words of knowledge.

Counsel » Counsel in the heart of man

Proverbs 20:5

A plan in the heart of a man is like deep water, But a man of understanding draws it out.

Counsel » The counsels of the wicked

Proverbs 12:5

The thoughts of the righteous are just, But the counsels of the wicked are deceitful.

Counsel » Hearty counsel

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Counsel » Those that take counsel together against the lord

Psalm 2:1-6

Why are the nations in an uproar And the peoples devising a vain thing? The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying, "Let us tear their fetters apart And cast away their cords from us!" read more.

Counsel » The counsel of the heathen

Psalm 33:10

The LORD nullifies the counsel of the nations; He frustrates the plans of the peoples.

Counsel » Instances of » By rehoboam

1 Kings 12:8-16

But he forsook the counsel of the elders which they had given him, and consulted with the young men who grew up with him and served him. So he said to them, "What counsel do you give that we may answer this people who have spoken to me, saying, 'Lighten the yoke which your father put on us'?" The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins! read more.

Counsel » The lord giving counsel

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Counsel » Those that do not walk in the counsel of the unGodly

Psalm 1:1

How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!

Counsel » Rejected

Proverbs 1:24-33

"Because I called and you refused, I stretched out my hand and no one paid attention; And you neglected all my counsel And did not want my reproof; I will also laugh at your calamity; I will mock when your dread comes, read more.

Counsel » Instances of » By the rich young ruler

Matthew 19:22

But when the young man heard this statement, he went away grieving; for he was one who owned much property.

Counsel » The counsel of the froward

Job 5:13

"He captures the wise by their own shrewdness, And the advice of the cunning is quickly thwarted.

Evil » Results of » Counsel

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

Job 2:9

Then his wife said to him, "Do you still hold fast your integrity? Curse God and die!"

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

1 Kings 12:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

2 Chronicles 10:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to the people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but you make it lighter for us.' Thus you shall say to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

More verses: 2 Chronicles 22:3

Topics on Counsel

Bad Counsel

20;18;24

A man of too many friends comes to ruin, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.

God's Counsel

19;73;24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Man's Counsel

20;27;9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

God's Counsel

Most Relevant Verses

Psalm 73:24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Psalm 32:8

I will instruct you and teach you in the way which you should go; I will counsel you with My eye upon you.

Psalm 119:24

Your testimonies also are my delight; They are my counselors.

Isaiah 9:6

For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us; And the government will rest on His shoulders; And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.

Jeremiah 32:19

great in counsel and mighty in deed, whose eyes are open to all the ways of the sons of men, giving to everyone according to his ways and according to the fruit of his deeds;

Psalm 33:11

The counsel of the LORD stands forever, The plans of His heart from generation to generation.

Proverbs 19:21

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand.

Ephesians 1:11

also we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to His purpose who works all things after the counsel of His will,

2 Samuel 16:23

The advice of Ahithophel, which he gave in those days, was as if one inquired of the word of God; so was all the advice of Ahithophel regarded by both David and Absalom.

Proverbs 8:14

"Counsel is mine and sound wisdom; I am understanding, power is mine.

Psalm 107:11

Because they had rebelled against the words of God And spurned the counsel of the Most High.

Psalm 106:13

They quickly forgot His works; They did not wait for His counsel,

Isaiah 30:2

Who proceed down to Egypt Without consulting Me, To take refuge in the safety of Pharaoh And to seek shelter in the shadow of Egypt!

Proverbs 1:25

And you neglected all my counsel And did not want my reproof;

Proverbs 1:30

"They would not accept my counsel, They spurned all my reproof.

Definitions of near

Adjective

1

located a short distance away.

a big house in the near distance

Synonyms:

close nearby close/near at hand at hand a stone's throw away within reach accessible handy convenient within spitting distance

Adverb

1

at or to a short distance away; nearby.

a bomb exploding somewhere near

Preposition

1

at or to a short distance away from (a place).

the parking lot near the sawmill

Synonyms:

close to close by a short distance from in the vicinity of in the neighborhood of within reach of a stone's throw away from within spitting distance of

Verb

1

come near to (someone or something); approach.

soon the cab would be nearing State Street

Synonyms:

approach draw near/nearer to get close/closer to advance toward close in on verge on border on approach

Examples of near

He was losing weight at a dramatic rate and many of his closest friends feared he might be near death.

Synonyms of near

Adjective

close imminent closely related narrow approximate nigh dear skinny

Adverb

almost well-nigh nigh

Preposition

close to

Verb

approach verge on come on

Definitions of Me

Pronoun

1

used by a speaker to refer to himself or herself as the object of a verb or preposition.

do you understand me?

2

used in exclamations.

dear me!

Abbreviation

1

Maine.

Examples of me

hi, it's me

Definitions of counseling

Noun

1

the provision of assistance and guidance in resolving personal, social, or psychological problems and difficulties, especially by a professional.

bereavement counseling

Examples of counselling

The first offers career guidance and counselling , psychometric assessments and an education programme.

Synonyms of counseling

Noun

counsel direction guidance

See also

counsel

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Jeremiah 18:18

Then they said, "Come and let us devise plans against Jeremiah Surely the law is not going to be lost to the priest, nor counsel to the sage, nor the divine word to the prophet! Come on and let us strike at him with our tongue, and let us give no heed to any of his words."

1 Kings 1:12

"So now come, please let me give you counsel and save your life and the life of your son Solomon.

Judges 20:7

"Behold, all you sons of Israel, give your advice and counsel here."

2 Samuel 20:18

Then she spoke, saying, "Formerly they used to say, 'They will surely ask advice at Abel,' and thus they ended the dispute.

Esther 2:15

Now when the turn of Esther, the daughter of Abihail the uncle of Mordecai who had taken her as his daughter, came to go in to the king, she did not request anything except what Hegai, the king's eunuch who was in charge of the women, advised. And Esther found favor in the eyes of all who saw her.

Daniel 4:27

'Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you: break away now from your sins by doing righteousness and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor, in case there may be a prolonging of your prosperity.'

Micah 6:5

"My people, remember now What Balak king of Moab counseled And what Balaam son of Beor answered him, And from Shittim to Gilgal, So that you might know the righteous acts of the LORD."

Matthew 27:7

And they conferred together and with the money bought the Potter's Field as a burial place for strangers.

Matthew 27:10

AND THEY GAVE THEM FOR THE POTTER'S FIELD, AS THE LORD DIRECTED ME."

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

2 Samuel 17:6

When Hushai had come to Absalom, Absalom said to him, "Ahithophel has spoken thus. Shall we carry out his plan? If not, you speak."

2 Samuel 17:11-14

"But I counsel that all Israel be surely gathered to you, from Dan even to Beersheba, as the sand that is by the sea in abundance, and that you personally go into battle. "So we shall come to him in one of the places where he can be found, and we will fall on him as the dew falls on the ground; and of him and of all the men who are with him, not even one will be left. "If he withdraws into a city, then all Israel shall bring ropes to that city, and we will drag it into the valley until not even a small stone is found there."read more.

2 Samuel 17:14

Then Absalom and all the men of Israel said, "The counsel of Hushai the Archite is better than the counsel of Ahithophel." For the LORD had ordained to thwart the good counsel of Ahithophel, so that the LORD might bring calamity on Absalom.

1 Kings 12:6-8

King Rehoboam consulted with the elders who had served his father Solomon while he was still alive, saying, "How do you counsel me to answer this people?" Then they spoke to him, saying, "If you will be a servant to this people today, and will serve them and grant them their petition, and speak good words to them, then they will be your servants forever." But he forsook the counsel of the elders which they had given him, and consulted with the young men who grew up with him and served him.

1 Kings 12:8

But he forsook the counsel of the elders which they had given him, and consulted with the young men who grew up with him and served him.

1 Kings 12:9

So he said to them, "What counsel do you give that we may answer this people who have spoken to me, saying, 'Lighten the yoke which your father put on us'?"

1 Kings 12:13

The king answered the people harshly, for he forsook the advice of the elders which they had given him,

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

2 Kings 6:8

Now the king of Aram was warring against Israel; and he counseled with his servants saying, "In such and such a place shall be my camp."

Nehemiah 6:7

"You have also appointed prophets to proclaim in Jerusalem concerning you, 'A king is in Judah!' And now it will be reported to the king according to these reports. So come now, let us take counsel together."

Psalm 71:10

For my enemies have spoken against me; And those who watch for my life have consulted together,

Psalm 2:2

The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying,

Matthew 22:15

Then the Pharisees went and plotted together how they might trap Him in what He said.

Matthew 27:1

Now when morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people conferred together against Jesus to put Him to death;

Matthew 28:12

And when they had assembled with the elders and consulted together, they gave a large sum of money to the soldiers,

Mark 3:6

The Pharisees went out and immediately began conspiring with the Herodians against Him, as to how they might destroy Him.

Job 21:16

"Behold, their prosperity is not in their hand; The counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Job 22:18

"Yet He filled their houses with good things; But the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Counsel

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Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

From Thematic Bible

Counsel » Evil

Counsel » Divine

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Counsel » The importance of seeking

Counsel » Wives » Examples of

Counsel » The counsel(s) of the lord

Counsel » The reward for seeking counsel other than that of the lord

Counsel » The multitude of counselors

Counsel » The place where there is no counsel

Counsel » What is established by counsel

Counsel » Those that consult pagans

Counsel » There being no counsel against the lord

Counsel » Hearing counsel

Counsel » Those that listen to counsel

Counsel » The counselors of peace

Counsel » Whose counsel should not be heeded

Counsel » Counsel in the heart of man

Counsel » The counsels of the wicked

Counsel » Hearty counsel

Counsel » Those that take counsel together against the lord

Counsel » The counsel of the heathen

Counsel » Instances of » By rehoboam

Counsel » The lord giving counsel

Counsel » Those that do not walk in the counsel of the unGodly

Counsel » Rejected

Counsel » Instances of » By the rich young ruler

Counsel » The counsel of the froward

Evil » Results of » Counsel

Counsel » Evil

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

Job 2:9

Then his wife said to him, "Do you still hold fast your integrity? Curse God and die!"

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

1 Kings 12:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

2 Chronicles 10:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to the people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but you make it lighter for us.' Thus you shall say to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

More verses: 2 Chronicles 22:3

Counsel » Divine

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Isaiah 11:2

The Spirit of the LORD will rest on Him, The spirit of wisdom and understanding, The spirit of counsel and strength, The spirit of knowledge and the fear of the LORD.

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Psalm 73:24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Isaiah 28:29

This also comes from the LORD of hosts, Who has made His counsel wonderful and His wisdom great.

More verses: Jeremiah 32:19

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Exodus 18:19

"Now listen to me: I will give you counsel, and God be with you. You be the people's representative before God, and you bring the disputes to God,

1 Kings 12:7

Then they spoke to him, saying, "If you will be a servant to this people today, and will serve them and grant them their petition, and speak good words to them, then they will be your servants forever."

Daniel 4:27

'Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you: break away now from your sins by doing righteousness and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor, in case there may be a prolonging of your prosperity.'

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him."

More verses: Acts 5:35

Counsel » The importance of seeking

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Proverbs 13:10

Through insolence comes nothing but strife, But wisdom is with those who receive counsel.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 20:18

Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.

Counsel » Wives » Examples of

2 Kings 4:8-10

Now there came a day when Elisha passed over to Shunem, where there was a prominent woman, and she persuaded him to eat food. And so it was, as often as he passed by, he turned in there to eat food. She said to her husband, "Behold now, I perceive that this is a holy man of God passing by us continually. "Please, let us make a little walled upper chamber and let us set a bed for him there, and a table and a chair and a lampstand; and it shall be, when he comes to us, that he can turn in there."

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him."

Judges 13:22-23

So Manoah said to his wife, "We will surely die, for we have seen God." But his wife said to him, "If the LORD had desired to kill us, He would not have accepted a burnt offering and a grain offering from our hands, nor would He have shown us all these things, nor would He have let us hear things like this at this time."

Daniel 5:10-12

The queen entered the banquet hall because of the words of the king and his nobles; the queen spoke and said, "O king, live forever! Do not let your thoughts alarm you or your face be pale. "There is a man in your kingdom in whom is a spirit of the holy gods; and in the days of your father, illumination, insight and wisdom like the wisdom of the gods were found in him And King Nebuchadnezzar, your father, your father the king, appointed him chief of the magicians, conjurers, Chaldeans and diviners. "This was because an extraordinary spirit, knowledge and insight, interpretation of dreams, explanation of enigmas and solving of difficult problems were found in this Daniel, whom the king named Belteshazzar. Let Daniel now be summoned and he will declare the interpretation."

Counsel » The counsel(s) of the lord

Psalm 33:11

The counsel of the LORD stands forever, The plans of His heart from generation to generation.

Proverbs 19:21

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand.

Isaiah 25:1

O LORD, You are my God; I will exalt You, I will give thanks to Your name; For You have worked wonders, Plans formed long ago, with perfect faithfulness.

Isaiah 46:9-10

"Remember the former things long past, For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is no one like Me, Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times things which have not been done, Saying, 'My purpose will be established, And I will accomplish all My good pleasure';

Counsel » The reward for seeking counsel other than that of the lord

Isaiah 30:1

"Woe to the rebellious children," declares the LORD, "Who execute a plan, but not Mine, And make an alliance, but not of My Spirit, In order to add sin to sin;

1 Chronicles 10:13-14

So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against the LORD, because of the word of the LORD which he did not keep; and also because he asked counsel of a medium, making inquiry of it, and did not inquire of the LORD. Therefore He killed him and turned the kingdom to David the son of Jesse.

Counsel » The multitude of counselors

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Counsel » The place where there is no counsel

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Counsel » What is established by counsel

Proverbs 20:18

Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Counsel » Those that consult pagans

Leviticus 20:1-6

Then the LORD spoke to Moses, saying, "You shall also say to the sons of Israel: 'Any man from the sons of Israel or from the aliens sojourning in Israel who gives any of his offspring to Molech, shall surely be put to death; the people of the land shall stone him with stones. 'I will also set My face against that man and will cut him off from among his people, because he has given some of his offspring to Molech, so as to defile My sanctuary and to profane My holy name. read more.

Counsel » There being no counsel against the lord

Proverbs 21:30

There is no wisdom and no understanding And no counsel against the LORD.

Counsel » Hearing counsel

Proverbs 19:20

Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.

Counsel » Those that listen to counsel

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Counsel » The counselors of peace

Proverbs 12:20

Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy.

Counsel » Whose counsel should not be heeded

Proverbs 14:7

Leave the presence of a fool, Or you will not discern words of knowledge.

Counsel » Counsel in the heart of man

Proverbs 20:5

A plan in the heart of a man is like deep water, But a man of understanding draws it out.

Counsel » The counsels of the wicked

Proverbs 12:5

The thoughts of the righteous are just, But the counsels of the wicked are deceitful.

Counsel » Hearty counsel

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Counsel » Those that take counsel together against the lord

Psalm 2:1-6

Why are the nations in an uproar And the peoples devising a vain thing? The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying, "Let us tear their fetters apart And cast away their cords from us!" read more.

Counsel » The counsel of the heathen

Psalm 33:10

The LORD nullifies the counsel of the nations; He frustrates the plans of the peoples.

Counsel » Instances of » By rehoboam

1 Kings 12:8-16

But he forsook the counsel of the elders which they had given him, and consulted with the young men who grew up with him and served him. So he said to them, "What counsel do you give that we may answer this people who have spoken to me, saying, 'Lighten the yoke which your father put on us'?" The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins! read more.

Counsel » The lord giving counsel

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Counsel » Those that do not walk in the counsel of the unGodly

Psalm 1:1

How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!

Counsel » Rejected

Proverbs 1:24-33

"Because I called and you refused, I stretched out my hand and no one paid attention; And you neglected all my counsel And did not want my reproof; I will also laugh at your calamity; I will mock when your dread comes, read more.

Counsel » Instances of » By the rich young ruler

Matthew 19:22

But when the young man heard this statement, he went away grieving; for he was one who owned much property.

Counsel » The counsel of the froward

Job 5:13

"He captures the wise by their own shrewdness, And the advice of the cunning is quickly thwarted.

Evil » Results of » Counsel

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

Job 2:9

Then his wife said to him, "Do you still hold fast your integrity? Curse God and die!"

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

1 Kings 12:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

2 Chronicles 10:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to the people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but you make it lighter for us.' Thus you shall say to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

More verses: 2 Chronicles 22:3

Topics on Counsel

Bad Counsel

20;18;24

A man of too many friends comes to ruin, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.

God's Counsel

19;73;24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Man's Counsel

20;27;9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Counsel

‹›

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

From Thematic Bible

Counsel » Evil

Counsel » Divine

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Counsel » The importance of seeking

Counsel » Wives » Examples of

Counsel » The counsel(s) of the lord

Counsel » The reward for seeking counsel other than that of the lord

Counsel » The multitude of counselors

Counsel » The place where there is no counsel

Counsel » What is established by counsel

Counsel » Those that consult pagans

Counsel » There being no counsel against the lord

Counsel » Hearing counsel

Counsel » Those that listen to counsel

Counsel » The counselors of peace

Counsel » Whose counsel should not be heeded

Counsel » Counsel in the heart of man

Counsel » The counsels of the wicked

Counsel » Hearty counsel

Counsel » Those that take counsel together against the lord

Counsel » The counsel of the heathen

Counsel » Instances of » By rehoboam

Counsel » The lord giving counsel

Counsel » Those that do not walk in the counsel of the unGodly

Counsel » Rejected

Counsel » Instances of » By the rich young ruler

Counsel » The counsel of the froward

Evil » Results of » Counsel

Counsel » Evil

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

Job 2:9

Then his wife said to him, "Do you still hold fast your integrity? Curse God and die!"

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

1 Kings 12:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

2 Chronicles 10:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to the people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but you make it lighter for us.' Thus you shall say to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

More verses: 2 Chronicles 22:3

Counsel » Divine

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Isaiah 11:2

The Spirit of the LORD will rest on Him, The spirit of wisdom and understanding, The spirit of counsel and strength, The spirit of knowledge and the fear of the LORD.

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Psalm 73:24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Isaiah 28:29

This also comes from the LORD of hosts, Who has made His counsel wonderful and His wisdom great.

More verses: Jeremiah 32:19

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Exodus 18:19

"Now listen to me: I will give you counsel, and God be with you. You be the people's representative before God, and you bring the disputes to God,

1 Kings 12:7

Then they spoke to him, saying, "If you will be a servant to this people today, and will serve them and grant them their petition, and speak good words to them, then they will be your servants forever."

Daniel 4:27

'Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you: break away now from your sins by doing righteousness and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor, in case there may be a prolonging of your prosperity.'

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him."

More verses: Acts 5:35

Counsel » The importance of seeking

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Proverbs 13:10

Through insolence comes nothing but strife, But wisdom is with those who receive counsel.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 20:18

Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.

Counsel » Wives » Examples of

2 Kings 4:8-10

Now there came a day when Elisha passed over to Shunem, where there was a prominent woman, and she persuaded him to eat food. And so it was, as often as he passed by, he turned in there to eat food. She said to her husband, "Behold now, I perceive that this is a holy man of God passing by us continually. "Please, let us make a little walled upper chamber and let us set a bed for him there, and a table and a chair and a lampstand; and it shall be, when he comes to us, that he can turn in there."

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him."

Judges 13:22-23

So Manoah said to his wife, "We will surely die, for we have seen God." But his wife said to him, "If the LORD had desired to kill us, He would not have accepted a burnt offering and a grain offering from our hands, nor would He have shown us all these things, nor would He have let us hear things like this at this time."

Daniel 5:10-12

The queen entered the banquet hall because of the words of the king and his nobles; the queen spoke and said, "O king, live forever! Do not let your thoughts alarm you or your face be pale. "There is a man in your kingdom in whom is a spirit of the holy gods; and in the days of your father, illumination, insight and wisdom like the wisdom of the gods were found in him And King Nebuchadnezzar, your father, your father the king, appointed him chief of the magicians, conjurers, Chaldeans and diviners. "This was because an extraordinary spirit, knowledge and insight, interpretation of dreams, explanation of enigmas and solving of difficult problems were found in this Daniel, whom the king named Belteshazzar. Let Daniel now be summoned and he will declare the interpretation."

Counsel » The counsel(s) of the lord

Psalm 33:11

The counsel of the LORD stands forever, The plans of His heart from generation to generation.

Proverbs 19:21

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand.

Isaiah 25:1

O LORD, You are my God; I will exalt You, I will give thanks to Your name; For You have worked wonders, Plans formed long ago, with perfect faithfulness.

Isaiah 46:9-10

"Remember the former things long past, For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is no one like Me, Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times things which have not been done, Saying, 'My purpose will be established, And I will accomplish all My good pleasure';

Counsel » The reward for seeking counsel other than that of the lord

Isaiah 30:1

"Woe to the rebellious children," declares the LORD, "Who execute a plan, but not Mine, And make an alliance, but not of My Spirit, In order to add sin to sin;

1 Chronicles 10:13-14

So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against the LORD, because of the word of the LORD which he did not keep; and also because he asked counsel of a medium, making inquiry of it, and did not inquire of the LORD. Therefore He killed him and turned the kingdom to David the son of Jesse.

Counsel » The multitude of counselors

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Counsel » The place where there is no counsel

Proverbs 11:14

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 15:22

Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.

Counsel » What is established by counsel

Proverbs 20:18

Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Counsel » Those that consult pagans

Leviticus 20:1-6

Then the LORD spoke to Moses, saying, "You shall also say to the sons of Israel: 'Any man from the sons of Israel or from the aliens sojourning in Israel who gives any of his offspring to Molech, shall surely be put to death; the people of the land shall stone him with stones. 'I will also set My face against that man and will cut him off from among his people, because he has given some of his offspring to Molech, so as to defile My sanctuary and to profane My holy name. read more.

Counsel » There being no counsel against the lord

Proverbs 21:30

There is no wisdom and no understanding And no counsel against the LORD.

Counsel » Hearing counsel

Proverbs 19:20

Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.

Counsel » Those that listen to counsel

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Counsel » The counselors of peace

Proverbs 12:20

Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy.

Counsel » Whose counsel should not be heeded

Proverbs 14:7

Leave the presence of a fool, Or you will not discern words of knowledge.

Counsel » Counsel in the heart of man

Proverbs 20:5

A plan in the heart of a man is like deep water, But a man of understanding draws it out.

Counsel » The counsels of the wicked

Proverbs 12:5

The thoughts of the righteous are just, But the counsels of the wicked are deceitful.

Counsel » Hearty counsel

Proverbs 27:9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

Counsel » Those that take counsel together against the lord

Psalm 2:1-6

Why are the nations in an uproar And the peoples devising a vain thing? The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying, "Let us tear their fetters apart And cast away their cords from us!" read more.

Counsel » The counsel of the heathen

Psalm 33:10

The LORD nullifies the counsel of the nations; He frustrates the plans of the peoples.

Counsel » Instances of » By rehoboam

1 Kings 12:8-16

But he forsook the counsel of the elders which they had given him, and consulted with the young men who grew up with him and served him. So he said to them, "What counsel do you give that we may answer this people who have spoken to me, saying, 'Lighten the yoke which your father put on us'?" The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins! read more.

Counsel » The lord giving counsel

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Counsel » Those that do not walk in the counsel of the unGodly

Psalm 1:1

How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!

Counsel » Rejected

Proverbs 1:24-33

"Because I called and you refused, I stretched out my hand and no one paid attention; And you neglected all my counsel And did not want my reproof; I will also laugh at your calamity; I will mock when your dread comes, read more.

Counsel » Instances of » By the rich young ruler

Matthew 19:22

But when the young man heard this statement, he went away grieving; for he was one who owned much property.

Counsel » The counsel of the froward

Job 5:13

"He captures the wise by their own shrewdness, And the advice of the cunning is quickly thwarted.

Evil » Results of » Counsel

Numbers 31:16

"Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

Job 2:9

Then his wife said to him, "Do you still hold fast your integrity? Curse God and die!"

1 Kings 12:28

So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, "It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt."

1 Kings 12:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, now you make it lighter for us!' But you shall speak to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

2 Chronicles 10:10

The young men who grew up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you shall say to the people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but you make it lighter for us.' Thus you shall say to them, 'My little finger is thicker than my father's loins!

More verses: 2 Chronicles 22:3

Topics on Counsel

Bad Counsel

20;18;24

A man of too many friends comes to ruin, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.

God's Counsel

19;73;24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Man's Counsel

20;27;9

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man's counsel is sweet to his friend.

God's Counsel

Most Relevant Verses

Psalm 73:24

With Your counsel You will guide me, And afterward receive me to glory.

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.

Psalm 32:8

I will instruct you and teach you in the way which you should go; I will counsel you with My eye upon you.

Psalm 119:24

Your testimonies also are my delight; They are my counselors.

Isaiah 9:6

For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us; And the government will rest on His shoulders; And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.

Jeremiah 32:19

great in counsel and mighty in deed, whose eyes are open to all the ways of the sons of men, giving to everyone according to his ways and according to the fruit of his deeds;

Psalm 33:11

The counsel of the LORD stands forever, The plans of His heart from generation to generation.

Proverbs 19:21

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand.

Ephesians 1:11

also we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to His purpose who works all things after the counsel of His will,

2 Samuel 16:23

The advice of Ahithophel, which he gave in those days, was as if one inquired of the word of God; so was all the advice of Ahithophel regarded by both David and Absalom.

Proverbs 8:14

"Counsel is mine and sound wisdom; I am understanding, power is mine.

Psalm 107:11

Because they had rebelled against the words of God And spurned the counsel of the Most High.

Psalm 106:13

They quickly forgot His works; They did not wait for His counsel,

Isaiah 30:2

Who proceed down to Egypt Without consulting Me, To take refuge in the safety of Pharaoh And to seek shelter in the shadow of Egypt!

Proverbs 1:25

And you neglected all my counsel And did not want my reproof;

Proverbs 1:30

"They would not accept my counsel, They spurned all my reproof.