‘purpose’…….for what?..to whom?… from the entire Holy Bible (KJV)


I said in mine heart,
God shall judge the righteous and the wicked:
for there is a time there for every purpose and for every work. – Ecclesiastes 3:17

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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 “purpose”

Ruth 2:16 And let fall also some of the handfuls of purpose for her,
and leave them, that she may glean them,
and rebuke her not.

1 Kings 5:5 And, behold, I purpose to build an house unto the name of the LORD my God,
as the LORD spake unto David my father, saying, Thy son,
whom I will set upon thy throne in thy room,
he shall build an house unto my name.

2 Chronicles 28:10 And now ye purpose to keep under the children of Judah
and Jerusalem for bondmen and bondwomen unto you:
but are there not with you, even with you,
sins against the LORD your God?

2 Chronicles 32:2 And when Hezekiah saw that Sennacherib was come,
and that he was purposed to fight against Jerusalem,

Ezra 4:5 And hired counsellors against them,
to frustrate their purpose, all the days of Cyrus king of Persia,
even until the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Nehemiah 8:4 And Ezra the scribe stood upon a pulpit of wood,
which they had made for the purpose;
and beside him stood Mattithiah, and Shema, and Anaiah,
and Urijah, and Hilkiah, and Maaseiah, on his right hand;
and on his left hand, Pedaiah, and Mishael, and Malchiah,
and Hashum, and Hashbadana, Zechariah, and Meshullam.

Job 17:11 My days are past, my purposes are broken off,
even the thoughts of my heart.

Job 33:17 That he may withdraw man from his purpose,
and hide pride from man.

Psalms 17:3 Thou hast proved mine heart;
thou hast visited me in the night;
thou hast tried me, and shalt find nothing;
I am purposed that my mouth shall not transgress.

Psalms 140:4 Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked;
preserve me from the violent man;
who have purposed to overthrow my goings.

Proverbs 15:22 Without counsel purposes are disappointed:
but in the multitude of counsellors they are established.

Proverbs 20:18 Every purpose is established by counsel:
and with good advice make war.

Ecclesiastes 3:1 To every thing there is a season,
and a time to every purpose under the heaven:

Ecclesiastes 3:17 I said in mine heart,
God shall judge the righteous and the wicked:
for there is a time there for every purpose and for every work.

Ecclesiastes 8:6 Because to every purpose there is time and judgment,
therefore the misery of man is great upon him.

Isaiah 1:11 To what purpose is the multitude of your sacrifices unto me? saith the LORD:
I am full of the burnt offerings of rams,
and the fat of fed beasts;
and I delight not in the blood of bullocks, or of lambs, or of he goats.

Isaiah 14:24 The LORD of hosts hath sworn, saying, Surely as I have thought,
so shall it come to pass;
and as I have purposed, so shall it stand:

Isaiah 14:26 This is the purpose that is purposed upon the whole earth:
and this is the hand that is stretched out upon all the nations.

Isaiah 14:27 For the LORD of hosts hath purposed,
and who shall disannul it?
and his hand is stretched out,
and who shall turn it back?

Isaiah 19:10 And they shall be broken in the purposes thereof,
all that make sluices and ponds for fish.

Isaiah 19:12 Where are they?
where are thy wise men?
and let them tell thee now,
and let them know what the LORD of hosts hath purposed upon Egypt.

Isaiah 23:9 The LORD of hosts hath purposed it,
to stain the pride of all glory,
and to bring into contempt all the honourable of the earth.

Isaiah 30:7 For the Egyptians shall help in vain, and to no purpose:
therefore have I cried concerning this,
Their strength is to sit still.

Isaiah 46:11 Calling a ravenous bird from the east,
the man that executeth my counsel from a far country:
yea, I have spoken it, I will also bring it to pass;
I have purposed it, I will also do it.

Jeremiah 4:28 For this shall the earth mourn,
and the heavens above be black:
because I have spoken it, I have purposed it,
and will not repent, neither will I turn back from it.

Jeremiah 6:20 To what purpose cometh there to me incense from Sheba,
and the sweet cane from a far country?
your burnt offerings are not acceptable,
nor your sacrifices sweet unto me.

Jeremiah 26:3 If so be they will hearken,
and turn every man from his evil way,
that I may repent me of the evil,
which I purpose to do unto them because of the evil of their doings.

Jeremiah 36:3 It may be that the house of Judah will hear
all the evil which I purpose to do unto them;
that they may return every man from his evil way;
that I may forgive their iniquity and their sin.

Jeremiah 49:20 Therefore hear the counsel of the LORD,
that he hath taken against Edom;
and his purposes, that he hath purposed against the inhabitants of Teman:
Surely the least of the flock shall draw them out:
surely he shall make their habitations desolate with them.

Jeremiah 49:30 Flee, get you far off, dwell deep,
O ye inhabitants of Hazor, saith the LORD;
for Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon hath taken counsel against you,
and hath conceived a purpose against you.

Jeremiah 50:45 Therefore hear ye the counsel of the LORD,
that he hath taken against Babylon;
and his purposes, that he hath purposed against the land of the Chaldeans:
Surely the least of the flock shall draw them out:
surely he shall make their habitation desolate with them.

Jeremiah 51:29 And the land shall tremble and sorrow:
for every purpose of the LORD shall be performed against Babylon,
to make the land of Babylon a desolation without an inhabitant.

Lamentations 2:8 The LORD hath purposed to destroy the wall of the daughter of Zion:
he hath stretched out a line,
he hath not withdrawn his hand from destroying:
therefore he made the rampart and the wall to lament;
they languished together.

Daniel 1:8 But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself
with the portion of the king’s meat,
nor with the wine which he drank:
therefore he requested of the prince of the eunuchs
that he might not defile himself.

Daniel 6:17 And a stone was brought,
and laid upon the mouth of the den;
and the king sealed it with his own signet,
and with the signet of his lords;
that the purpose might not be changed concerning Daniel.

Matthew 26:8 But when his disciples saw it,
they had indignation, saying,
To what purpose is this waste?

Acts 11:23 Who, when he came, and had seen the grace of God, was glad,
and exhorted them all,
that with purpose of heart they would cleave unto the Lord.

Acts 19:21 After these things were ended,
Paul purposed in the spirit,
when he had passed through Macedonia and Achaia,
to go to Jerusalem, saying,
After I have been there, I must also see Rome.

Acts 20:3 And there abode three months.
And when the Jews laid wait for him,
as he was about to sail into Syria,
he purposed to return through Macedonia.

Acts 26:16 But rise, and stand upon thy feet:
for I have appeared unto thee for this purpose,
to make thee a minister and a witness both of these things which thou hast seen,
and of those things in the which I will appear unto thee;

Acts 27:13 And when the south wind blew softly,
supposing that they had obtained their purpose,
loosing thence, they sailed close by Crete.

Acts 27:43 But the centurion, willing to save Paul,
kept them from their purpose;
and commanded that they which could swim
should cast themselves first into the sea, and get to land:

Romans 1:13 Now I would not have you ignorant, brethren,
that oftentimes I purposed to come unto you,
(but was let hitherto,) that I might have some fruit among you also,
even as among other Gentiles.

Romans 8:28 And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God,
to them who are the called according to his purpose.

Romans 9:11 (For the children being not yet born,
neither having done any good or evil,
that the purpose of God according to election might stand,
not of works, but of him that calleth;)

Romans 9:17 For the scripture saith unto Pharaoh,
Even for this same purpose have I raised thee up,
that I might shew my power in thee,
and that my name might be declared throughout all the earth.

2 Corinthians 1:17 When I therefore was thus minded,
did I use lightness? or the things that I purpose,
do I purpose according to the flesh,
that with me there should be yea yea, and nay nay?

2 Corinthians 9:7 Every man according as he purposeth in his heart,
so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity:
for God loveth a cheerful giver.

Ephesians 1:9 Having made known unto us the mystery of his will,
according to his good pleasure which he hath purposed in himself:

Ephesians 1:11 In whom also we have obtained an inheritance,
being predestinated according to the purpose of him
who worketh all things after the counsel of his own will:

Ephesians 3:11 According to the eternal purpose
which he purposed in Christ Jesus our Lord:

Ephesians 6:22 Whom I have sent unto you for the same purpose,
that ye might know our affairs,
and that he might comfort your hearts.

Colossians 4:8 Whom I have sent unto you for the same purpose,
that he might know your estate,
and comfort your hearts;

2 Timothy 1:9 Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling,
not according to our works,
but according to his own purpose and grace,
which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began,

2 Timothy 3:10 But thou hast fully known my doctrine,
manner of life, purpose,

1 John 3:8 He that committeth sin is of the devil;
for the devil sinneth from the beginning.
For this purpose the Son of God was manifested,
that he might destroy the works of the devil.

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HE is Worderful /All Things . . . /Whatsoever things . . . .

HE is really Wonderful !!As it is mentioned in Bible
in Romans
“And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to [his] purpose.”What are ALL THINGS?

again St. Paul says in Phillipians :  {4:13} I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.

What are ALL THINGS?

Phillipians :{4:8} Finally, brethren,
whatsoever things are true,

whatsoever things [are] honest,

whatsoever things [are] just,

whatsoever things [are] pure,

whatsoever things [are] lovely,

whatsoever things [are] of good report; if [there be] any virtue, and if [there be] any praise, think on these things.


Also in

I Timothy {1:17} Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, [be] honour and glory for ever and ever. Amen.

He has done wonderful thins in my life, for which I praise HIM.

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