bible verses about Seeking

Seeking in the Bible - Discover Biblical Wisdom on Finding What You're Looking For

Seeking is a fundamental part of the human experience. It's a natural desire to find answers, direction, and purpose in life. The good news is that the Bible offers a wealth of wisdom and insight on seeking. From seeking God's will to finding inner peace, there are countless verses that can guide and inspire you along the journey. So no matter where you are in your seeking journey, let these biblical teachings guide and uplift you.

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32 Bible Scriptures about Seeking

And a certain man found him, and, behold, he was wandering in the field: and the man asked him, saying, What seekest thou?

Genesis, Chapter: 37, Verse: 15

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Now therefore, I pray you, tarry ye also here this night, that I may know what the LORD will say unto me more.

Numbers, Chapter: 22, Verse: 19

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Nevertheless there are good things found in thee, in that thou hast taken away the groves out of the land, and hast prepared thine heart to seek God.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 19, Verse: 3

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And he sought God in the days of Zechariah, who had understanding in the visions of God: and as long as he sought the LORD, God made him to prosper.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 26, Verse: 5

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That prepareth his heart to seek God, the LORD God of his fathers, though he be not cleansed according to the purification of the sanctuary.

2 Chronicles, Chapter: 30, Verse: 19

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God looked down from heaven upon the children of men, to see if there were any that did understand, that did seek God.

Psalm, Chapter: 53, Verse: 2

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With my whole heart have I sought thee: O let me not wander from thy commandments.

Psalm, Chapter: 119, Verse: 10

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I stretch forth my hands unto thee: my soul thirsteth after thee, as a thirsty land. Selah.

Psalm, Chapter: 143, Verse: 6

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Therefore came I forth to meet thee, diligently to seek thy face, and I have found thee.

Proverbs, Chapter: 7, Verse: 15

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By night on my bed I sought him whom my soul loveth: I sought him, but I found him not.

Song of Solomon, Chapter: 3, Verse: 1

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I will rise now, and go about the city in the streets, and in the broad ways I will seek him whom my soul loveth: I sought him, but I found him not.

Song of Solomon, Chapter: 3, Verse: 2

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The burden of Dumah. He calleth to me out of Seir, Watchman, what of the night? Watchman, what of the night?

Isaiah, Chapter: 21, Verse: 11

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Yet they seek me daily, and delight to know my ways, as a nation that did righteousness, and forsook not the ordinance of their God: they ask of me the ordinances of justice; they take delight in approaching to God.

Isaiah, Chapter: 58, Verse: 2

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Give heed to me, O LORD, and hearken to the voice of them that contend with me.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 18, Verse: 19

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My sheep wandered through all the mountains, and upon every high hill: yea, my flock was scattered upon all the face of the earth, and none did search or seek after them.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 34, Verse: 6

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As a shepherd seeketh out his flock in the day that he is among his sheep that are scattered; so will I seek out my sheep, and will deliver them out of all places where they have been scattered in the cloudy and dark day.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 34, Verse: 12

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They shall go with their flocks and with their herds to seek the LORD; but they shall not find him; he hath withdrawn himself from them.

Hosea, Chapter: 5, Verse: 6

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And them that are turned back from the LORD; and those that have not sought the LORD, nor inquired for him.

Zephaniah, Chapter: 1, Verse: 6

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And into whatsoever city or town ye shall enter, inquire who in it is worthy; and there abide till ye go thence.

Matthew, Chapter: 10, Verse: 11

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And said unto him, Art thou he that should come, or do we look for another?

Matthew, Chapter: 11, Verse: 3

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Then certain of the scribes and of the Pharisees answered, saying, Master, we would see a sign from thee.

Matthew, Chapter: 12, Verse: 38

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But he answered and said unto them, An evil and adulterous generation seeketh after a sign; and there shall no sign be given to it, but the sign of the prophet Jonas:

Matthew, Chapter: 12, Verse: 39

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How think ye? if a man have an hundred sheep, and one of them be gone astray, doth he not leave the ninety and nine, and goeth into the mountains, and seeketh that which is gone astray?

Matthew, Chapter: 18, Verse: 12

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And James and John, the sons of Zebedee, come unto him, saying, Master, we would that thou shouldest do for us whatsoever we shall desire.

Mark, Chapter: 10, Verse: 35

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And when they found him not, they turned back again to Jerusalem, seeking him.

Luke, Chapter: 2, Verse: 45

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And John calling unto him two of his disciples sent them to Jesus, saying, Art thou he that should come? or look we for another?

Luke, Chapter: 7, Verse: 19

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Laying wait for him, and seeking to catch something out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.

Luke, Chapter: 11, Verse: 54

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What man of you, having an hundred sheep, if he lose one of them, doth not leave the ninety and nine in the wilderness, and go after that which is lost, until he find it?

Luke, Chapter: 15, Verse: 4

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And he ran before, and climbed up into a sycomore tree to see him: for he was to pass that way.

Luke, Chapter: 19, Verse: 4

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When the people therefore saw that Jesus was not there, neither his disciples, they also took shipping, and came to Capernaum, seeking for Jesus.

John, Chapter: 6, Verse: 24

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The same came therefore to Philip, which was of Bethsaida of Galilee, and desired him, saying, Sir, we would see Jesus.

John, Chapter: 12, Verse: 21

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Thomas saith unto him, Lord, we know not whither thou goest; and how can we know the way?

John, Chapter: 14, Verse: 5

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