‘precepts’….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

PreceptsThe proud have forged a lie against me:
but I will keep thy precepts
with my whole heart. – Psa 119:69

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “precepts”.

WordWeb meaning for “precepts”

Noun: precept  pree-sept

  1. Rule of personal conduct
    principle, maxim
  2. A doctrine that is taught
    “he believed all the Christian precepts”;
    teaching, commandment

Derived forms: precepts

Type of: doctrine, ism, philosophical system, philosophy,
prescript, rule, school of thought

Part of: ethic, ethical code

Encyclopedia: Precept, Samadhi, Enlightenment


Neh 9:14 And madest known unto them thy holy sabbath,
and commandedst them precepts,
statutes, and laws,
by the hand of Moses thy servant:

9:15 And gavest them bread from heaven for their hunger,
and broughtest forth water for them out of the rock for their thirst,
and promisedst them that they should go in to possess the land
which thou hadst sworn to give them.

Psa 119:4 Thou hast commanded us
to keep thy precepts diligently.

Psa 119:15 I will meditate in thy precepts,
and have respect unto thy ways.

Psa 119:27 Make me to understand the way of thy precepts:
so shall I talk of thy wondrous works.

Psa 119:40 Behold, I have longed after thy precepts:
quicken me in thy righteousness.

Psa 119:45 And I will walk at liberty:
for I seek thy precepts.

Psa 119:56 This I had, because I kept thy precepts.

Psa 119:63 I am a companion of all them that fear thee,
and of them that keep thy precepts.

Psa 119:69 The proud have forged a lie against me:
but I will keep thy precepts
with my whole heart.

Psa 119:78 Let the proud be ashamed;
for they dealt perversely with me without a cause:
but I will meditate in thy precepts.

Psa 119:87 They had almost consumed me upon earth;
but I forsook not thy precepts.

Psa 119:93 I will never forget thy precepts:
for with them thou hast quickened me.

Psa 119:94 I am thine, save me;
for I have sought thy precepts.

Psa 119:100 I understand more than the ancients,
because I keep thy precepts.

Psa 119:104 Through thy precepts I get understanding:
therefore I hate every false way.

Psa 119:110 The wicked have laid a snare for me:
yet I erred not from thy precepts.

Psa 119:128 Therefore I esteem all thy precepts
concerning all things to be right;
and I hate every false way.

Psa 119:134 Deliver me from the oppression of man:
so will I keep thy precepts.

Psa 119:141 I am small and despised:
yet do not I forget thy precepts.

Psa 119:159 Consider how I love thy precepts:
quicken me, O LORD,
according to thy lovingkindness.

Psa 119:168 I have kept thy precepts and thy testimonies:
for all my ways are before thee.

Psa 119:173 Let thine hand help me;
for I have chosen thy precepts.

Jer 35:18 And Jeremiah said unto the house of the Rechabites,
Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel;
Because ye have obeyed
the commandment of Jonadab your father,
and kept all his precepts,
and done according unto all that he hath commanded you:

Dan 9:5 We have sinned,
and have committed iniquity,
and have done wickedly,
and have rebelled,
even by departing from thy precepts
and from thy judgments:

6. Neither have we hearkened
unto thy servants the prophets,
which spake in thy name to our kings,
our princes, and our fathers,
and to all the people of the land.

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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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