Biblical Concept: Abide

Findings: (From the Bible passages to follow.)

Abide describes the eternal nature of God.

The Word of the Lord abides forever.

Belief in Jesus Christ = abiding in God.

The aide concept teaches that the Holy Spirit eternally abides in the Christ-Believer.

Applying Godís word to your life and abiding are hand in hand.

Keeping Godís Word and abide and love are linked.

Abide in God leads to being fruitful for God.

The abide vocabulary encourages the mature Christ-Believer to keep their spiritual focus in / on Christ.

Abiding = knowing the truth.

Abiding = security for the Christ-Believerís eternity.

To religious non-Christians: Abiding with God, Who created everything, only occurs through the Person of Jesus Christ. (I know you have your excuses to the contrary.)

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Abide

NAS Job 24:13 "Others have been with those who rebel against the light; They do not want to know its ways, Nor abide in its paths.

 

NAS Psalm 15:1 A Psalm of David. O Lord, who may abide in Thy tent? Who may dwell on Thy holy hill?

 

NAS Psalm 25:13 His soul will abide in prosperity, And his descendants will inherit the land.

 

NAS Psalm 37:27 Depart from evil, and do good, So you will abide forever.

 

NAS Psalm 61:7 He will abide before God forever; Appoint lovingkindness and truth, that they may preserve him.

 

NAS Psalm 91:1 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High Will abide in the shadow of the Almighty.

 

NAS Psalm 102:12 But Thou, O LORD, dost abide forever; And Thy name to all generations.

 

NAS Psalm 113:9 He makes the barren woman abide in the house As a joyful mother of children. Praise the LORD!

 

NAS Isaiah 32:16 Then justice will dwell in the wilderness, And righteousness will abide in the fertile field.

 

NAS Matthew 10:11 "And into whatever city or village you enter, inquire who is worthy in it; and abide there until you go away.

 

NAS John 8:31 Jesus therefore was saying to those Jews who had believed Him, "If you abide in My word, then you are truly disciples of Mine;

 

NAS John 15:4 "Abide in Me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, unless it abides in the vine, so neither can you, unless you abide in Me.

 

6 "If anyone does not abide in Me, he is thrown away as a branch, and dries up; and they gather them, and cast them into the fire, and they are burned.

 

7 "If you abide in Me, and My words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it shall be done for you.

 

9 "Just as the Father has loved Me, I have also loved you; abide in My love.

 

10 "If you keep My commandments, you will abide in My love; just as I have kept My Father's commandments, and abide in His love.

 

NAS Acts 2:26 'Therefore my heart was glad and my tongue exulted; Moreover my flesh also will abide in hope;

 

NAS 1 Corinthians 13:13 But now abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.

 

NAS Galatians 3:10 For as many as are of the works of the Law are under a curse; for it is written, "Cursed is everyone who does not abide by all things written in the book of the law, to perform them."

 

NAS 1 John 2:24 As for you, let that abide in you which you heard from the beginning. If what you heard from the beginning abides in you, you also will abide in the Son and in the Father.

 

27 And as for you, the anointing which you received from Him abides in you, and you have no need for anyone to teach you; but as His anointing teaches you about all things, and is true and is not a lie, and just as it has taught you, you abide in Him. (The Holy Spirit abides in the Believer.)

 

28 And now, little children, abide in Him, so that when He appears, we may have confidence and not shrink away from Him in shame at His coming. (Abide in Christ.)

 

NAS 1 John 3:17 But whoever has the world's goods, and beholds his brother in need and closes his heart against him, how does the love of God abide in him?

 

NAS 1 John 4:13 By this we know that we abide in Him and He in us, because He has given us of His Spirit. (The Holy Spirit abides in the Believer.)

 

NAS 2 John 1:9 Anyone who goes too far and does not abide in the teaching of Christ, does not have God; the one who abides in the teaching, he has both the Father and the Son.

 

Abides

NAS Leviticus 16:16 "And he shall make atonement for the holy place, because of the impurities of the sons of Israel, and because of their transgressions, in regard to all their sins; and thus he shall do for the tent of meeting which abides with them in the midst of their impurities.

 

NAS Psalm 9:7 But the LORD abides forever; He has established His throne for judgment,

 

NAS Psalm 125:1 A Song of Ascents. Those who trust in the LORD Are as Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but abides forever.

 

NAS John 3:36 "He who believes in the Son has eternal life; but he who does not obey the Son shall not see life, but the wrath of God abides on him."

 

NAS John 6:56 "He who eats My flesh and drinks My blood abides in Me, and I in him.

 

NAS John 14:17 that is the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it does not behold Him or know Him, but you know Him because He abides with you, and will be in you. (The Holy Spirit abides in the Believer.)

 

NAS John 15:4 "Abide in Me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, unless it abides in the vine, so neither can you, unless you abide in Me.

 

5 "I am the vine, you are the branches; he who abides in Me, and I in him, he bears much fruit; for apart from Me you can do nothing. (Abide in God leads to being fruitful for God.)

 

NAS 2 Corinthians 9:9 as it is written, "He scattered abroad, he gave to the poor, His righteousness abides forever."

 

NAS Hebrews 7:3 Without father, without mother, without genealogy, having neither beginning of days nor end of life, but made like the Son of God, he abides a priest perpetually.

 

24 but He, on the other hand, because He abides forever, holds His priesthood permanently.

 

NAS James 1:25 But one who looks intently at the perfect law, the law of liberty, and abides by it, not having become a forgetful hearer but an effectual doer, this man shall be blessed in what he does.

 

NAS 1 Peter 1:25 But the word of the Lord abides forever." And this is the word which was preached to you.

 

NAS 1 John 2:6 the one who says he abides in Him ought himself to walk in the same manner as He walked.

 

10 The one who loves his brother abides in the light and there is no cause for stumbling in him.

 

14 I have written to you, fathers, because you know Him who has been from the beginning. I have written to you, young men, because you are strong, and the word of God abides in you, and you have overcome the evil one.

 

17 And the world is passing away, and also its lusts; but the one who does the will of God abides forever.

 

24 As for you, let that abide in you which you heard from the beginning. If what you heard from the beginning abides in you, you also will abide in the Son and in the Father. (Keep on abiding.)

 

27 And as for you, the anointing which you received from Him abides in you, and you have no need for anyone to teach you; but as His anointing teaches you about all things, and is true and is not a lie, and just as it has taught you, you abide in Him.(Abiding = knowing the truth.)

 

NAS 1 John 3:6 No one who abides in Him sins; no one who sins has seen Him or knows Him. (See the context of 3:3-9: Unbelievers and Believers contrasted.) (A Greek reading audience would read, word for word, verse 6 as follows: ďAny one in Him continually abiding, not continually sins; any one the continual [perfect tense = past, present, future] sinner not has seen Him not has known [perfect tense = past, present, future] Him.Ē) (Compare 1 John 1:5-10.) (John is saying know that unbelievers do not abide with God.)(1 John is a book about knowing.)

 

9 No one who is born of God practices sin, because His seed abides in him; and he cannot sin, because he is born of God. (Unbelievers and Believers contrasted.)

 

14 We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brethren. He who does not love abides in death. (Unbelievers and Believers contrasted.)

 

24 And the one who keeps His commandments abides in Him, and He in him. And we know by this that He abides in us, by the Spirit whom He has given us. (Abiding = knowing the truth.) (The Holy Spirit abides in the Believer.)

 

NAS 1 John 4:12 No one has beheld God at any time; if we love one another, God abides in us, and His love is perfected in us.

 

15 Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God. (Belief in Jesus Christ = abiding in God.)

 

16 And we have come to know and have believed the love which God has for us. God is love, and the one who abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him. (The relationship between love and abide.)

 

NAS 2 John 1:2 for the sake of the truth which abides in us and will be with us forever:(The Word of the Lord abides forever.)

9 Anyone who goes too far and does not abide in the teaching of Christ, does not have God; the one who abides in the teaching, he has both the Father and the Son. (See verses 7-11, deceivers distort Christ.)

 

Abiding

NAS Haggai 2:5 'As for the promise which I made you when you came out of Egypt, My Spirit is abiding in your midst; do not fear!'

 

NAS John 5:38 "And you do not have His word abiding in you, for you do not believe Him whom He sent.

 

NAS John 14:10 "Do you not believe that I am in the Father, and the Father is in Me? The words that I say to you I do not speak on My own initiative, but the Father abiding in Me does His works. (Father God abides in Jesus.)

 

25 "These things I have spoken to you, while abiding with you.

 

NAS Hebrews 10:34 For you showed sympathy to the prisoners, and accepted joyfully the seizure of your property, knowing that you have for yourselves a better possession and an abiding one. (Eternal abiding promise.)

 

NAS 1 Peter 1:23 for you have been born again not of seed which is perishable but imperishable, that is, through the living and abiding word of God. (The Word of the Lord abides forever.)

NAS 1 John 3:15 Everyone who hates his brother is a murderer; and you know that no murderer has eternal life abiding in him. (Unbelievers do not abide.)

 

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