Thoughts, Thinking

This is a subsidiary post of The Inner Man.
It is also a subsidiary post of Mind.
It is also a subsidiary post of Heart.
It is also a subsidiary post of Vocabulary of Wisdom, Knowledge, Understanding.

Subsidiary post:  A Mind Is Comprised of Thoughts

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Matthew 5:17  –  “Do not think that I came to abolish the Law or the Prophets…”

Matthew 10:34  –  “Do not think that I came to bring peace on the earth…”

Matthew 24:44  –  “…for the Son of Man is coming at an hour when you do not think He will.”

Luke 2:34, 35  –  “…to the end that thoughts from many hearts may be revealed.”

John 5:45  –  “Do not think that I will accuse you before the Father; the one who accuses you is Moses…”

John 16:2  –  “…but an hour is coming for everyone who kills you to think that he is offering service to God.”

Acts 26:9  –  “…I thought to myself that I had to do many things hostile to the name of Jesus of Nazareth.”

Romans 2:14, 15, 16  –  “…their conscience bearing witness and their thoughts alternately accusing or else defending them…”

Romans 12:3  –  “…I say to everyone among you not to think more highly of himself than he ought to think; but to think so as to have sound judgment…”

1 Corinthians 8:2  –  “If anyone supposes that he knows anything…”
1 Corinthians 8:2 KJV  –  “And if any man think that he knoweth any thing…”
1 Corinthians 8:2 ESV  –  “If anyone imagines that he knows something…”
1 Corinthians 8:2 NIV  –  “Those who think they know something…”

1 Corinthians 10:12  –  “Therefore let him who thinks he stands take heed that he does not fall.”

2 Corinthians 10:5, 6  –  “…we are taking every thought captive to the obedience of Christ…”

Galatians 6:3  –  “For if anyone thinks he is something when he is nothing, he deceives himself.”

Philippians 4:8  –  “…dwell on these things.”
Philippians 4:8 KJV  –  “…think on these things.”
Philippians 4:8 ESV  –  “…think about these things.”
Philippians 4:8 NIV  –  “…think about such things.”

Hebrews 4:12  –  “…the thoughts and intentions of the heart.”

James 1:26  –  “If anyone thinks himself to be religious, and yet does not bridle his tongue but deceives his own heart, this man’s religion is worthless.


Genesis 6:5 – “Then the Lord saw that the wickedness of man was great on the earth, and that every intent of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.”

1 Chronicles 28:9  –  “…the LORD searches all hearts, and understands every intent of the thoughts…”

Psalm 10:4  –  “The wicked…All his thoughts are, ‘There is no God.'”

Psalm 14:1  –  “The fool has said in his heart, ‘There is no God.'”  –  Compare with Psalm 10:4 and recognize that to “say something in the heart” is to “think” it.

Psalm 94:11, 12, 13  –  “The LORD knows the thoughts of man, that they are a mere breath…”

Psalm 94:19  –  “When my anxious thoughts multiply within me…”

Psalm 139:23  –  “…Try me and know my anxious thoughts;”

Isaiah 55:7, 8, 9  –  “Let the wicked forsake his way and the unrighteous man his thoughts; and let him return to the LORD, and He will have compassion on him, and to our God, for He will abundantly pardon.  For My thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways My ways,” declares the LORD.  For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are My ways higher than your ways and My thoughts than your thoughts.”

Isaiah 57:11 – “”Of whom were you worried and fearful when you lied, and did not remember Me nor give Me a thought?…”

Ezekiel 38:10  –  “…thoughts will come into your mind and you will devise an evil plan,”

Daniel 2:30  –  “…and that you may understand the thoughts of your mind.”