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International Standard Bible EncyclopediaDECISION
de-sizh'-un: Has several different shades of meaning. It expresses the formation of a judgment on a matter under consideration. It expresses the quality of being firm or positive in one's actions. It expresses the termination of a contest or question in favor of one side or the other, as the decision of the battle, or the decision of the judge.
DECISION, VALLEY OF
VALLEY OF DECISION
Greek2920. krisis -- a decision, judgment
... a decision, judgment. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: krisis Phonetic
Spelling: (kree'-sis) Short Definition: judging, divine judgment Definition ...
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1349. dike -- right (as self-evident), justice (the principle, a ...
1106. gnome -- purpose, opinion, consent, decision
610. apokrima -- a judicial sentence, by ext. an answer
1233. diagnosis -- a distinguishing, determination
2917. krima -- a judgment
265. hamartema -- a sin
3049. logizomai -- to reckon, to consider
1954. epiloipos -- still left
3408. misthos -- wages, hire
Strong's Hebrew2742b. charuts -- strict decision
... charuts. 2742c . strict decision. Transliteration: charuts Short Definition: decision. ...
part. of charats Definition strict decision NASB Word Usage decision (2) ...
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6417. peliliyyah -- the giving of a decision
7595. sheelah -- affair
2742. charuwts -- sharp, diligent
6415. pelilah -- office of judge or umpire
7466b. reu -- good pleasure, will
4941. mishpat -- judgment
7081. qesem -- divination
3198. yakach -- to decide, adjudge, prove
A Wise Decision.
The Decision of the Fathers that Free Will is not Equal to Save a ...
His Decision on the Question of Divorce. --Celibacy. (Matt. , xix,
Christ's Decision Between the Worship of the Jews and that of the ...
"A Day of Decision. "
The Decision of the Council.
Book Five a Year of Decision. ...
Christ Refuses to Interfere in Civil Disputes. (Luke, xii. , 13-15 ...
First, Then, Let us Record for Further Consideration the Case ...
Easton's Bible DictionaryDecision, Valley of
A name given to the valley of Jehoshaphat (q.v.) as the vale of the sentence. The scene of Jehovah's signal inflictions on Zion's enemies (Joel 3:14; marg., "valley of concision or threshing").
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) Cutting off; division; detachment of a part.
2. (n.) The act of deciding; act of settling or terminating, as a controversy, by giving judgment on the matter at issue; determination, as of a question or doubt; settlement; conclusion.
3. (n.) An account or report of a conclusion, especially of a legal adjudication or judicial determination of a question or cause; as, a decision of arbitrators; a decision of the Supreme Court.
ThesaurusDecision (174 Occurrences)
...Decision, Valley of. ... 4. (n.) The quality of being decided; prompt and fixed
determination; unwavering firmness; as, to manifest great decision. Int. ...
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Distribution (32 Occurrences)
Wrongdoer (16 Occurrences)
Decide (33 Occurrences)
Appeal (30 Occurrences)
Argument (45 Occurrences)
Decided (54 Occurrences)
Vindicating (2 Occurrences)
Verdict (7 Occurrences)
Equally (21 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceDecision (174 Occurrences)
Matthew 12:18 See my servant, the man of my selection, my loved one in whom my soul is well pleased: I will put my Spirit on him, and he will make my decision clear to the Gentiles.
Matthew 12:41 The men of Nineveh will come up in the day of judging and give their decision against this generation: because they were turned from their sins at the preaching of Jonah; and now a greater than Jonah is here.
Matthew 12:42 The queen of the South will come up in the day of judging and give her decision against this generation: for she came from the ends of the earth to give ear to the wisdom of Solomon; and now a greater than Solomon is here.
Matthew 21:29 And he said in answer, I will not: but later, changing his decision, he went.
Matthew 27:1 Now when morning had come, all the chief priests and the elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:
Matthew 27:7 And they made a decision to get with the silver the potter's field, as a place for the dead of other countries.
Matthew 27:35 And when they had put him on the cross, they made division of his clothing among them by the decision of chance.
Matthew 28:12 And when they had come together with those in authority, and had made their decision, they gave much money to the watchmen, saying,
Mark 14:64 You have heard the blasphemy! What do you think?" They all condemned him to be worthy of death.
Mark 15:1 Immediately in the morning the chief priests, with the elders and scribes, and the whole council, held a consultation, and bound Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered him up to Pilate.
Mark 15:24 And he was nailed to the cross; and they made a division of his clothing among them, putting to the decision of chance what everyone was to take.
Luke 7:43 Simon, in answer, said, It seems he whose debt was greater. And he said, Your decision is right.
Luke 11:32 The men of Nineveh will come up in the day of judging and give their decision against this generation: for they were turned away from their sins at the preaching of Jonah; but now something greater than Jonah is here.
Luke 16:4 I have come to a decision what to do, so that when I am put out of my position they will take me into their houses.
Luke 22:59 And after about an hour, another man said, with decision, Certainly this man was with him, for he is a Galilaean.
Luke 23:24 And Pilate gave his decision for their desire to be put into effect.
Luke 23:34 And Jesus said, Father, let them have forgiveness, for they have no knowledge of what they are doing. And they made division of his clothing among them by the decision of chance.
Luke 23:51 (He had not given his approval to their decision or their acts), of Arimathaea, a town of the Jews, who was waiting for the kingdom of God:
John 1:13 who were born not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.
John 5:30 Of myself I am unable to do anything: as the voice comes to me so I give a decision: and my decision is right because I have no desire to do what is pleasing to myself, but only what is pleasing to him who sent me.
John 8:10 Then Jesus got up, and seeing nobody but the woman, he said to her, Where are the men who said things against you? did no one give a decision against you?
John 8:11 And she said, No man, Lord. And Jesus said, And I do not give a decision against you: go, and never do wrong again.]
John 8:16 Even if I am judging, my decision is right, because I am not by myself--with me is the Father who sent me.
Acts 1:26 And they put it to the decision of chance, and the decision was given for Matthias, and he was numbered with the eleven Apostles.
Acts 2:23 Him, when he was given up, by the decision and knowledge of God, you put to death on the cross, by the hands of evil men:
Acts 3:13 The God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Jacob, the God of our fathers, has given glory to his servant Jesus; whom you gave up, turning your backs on him, when Pilate had made the decision to let him go free.
Acts 11:29 And the disciples, everyone as he was able, made a decision to send help to the brothers living in Judaea:
Acts 12:15 And they said to her, You are off your head. But still she said, with decision, that it was so. And they said, It is his angel.
Acts 15:2 And after Paul and Barnabas had had no little argument and discussion with them, the brothers made a decision to send Paul and Barnabas and certain others of them to the Apostles and the rulers of the church at Jerusalem about this question.
Acts 15:19 For this reason my decision is, that we do not put trouble in the way of those who from among the Gentiles are turned to God;
Acts 16:10 And when he had seen the vision, straight away we made the decision to go into Macedonia, for it seemed certain to us that God had sent us to give the good news to them.
Acts 19:21 Now after these things were ended, Paul came to a decision that when he had gone through Macedonia and Achaia he would go to Jerusalem, saying, After I have been there, I have a desire to see Rome.
Acts 20:3 And when he had been there three months, because the Jews had made a secret design against him when he was about to take ship for Syria, he made a decision to go back through Macedonia.
Acts 21:25 But concerning the Gentiles who believe, we have written our decision that they should observe no such thing, except that they should keep themselves from food offered to idols, from blood, from strangled things, and from sexual immorality."
Acts 25:15 Against whom the chief priests and the rulers of the Jews made a statement when I was at Jerusalem, requesting me to give a decision against him.
Acts 25:21 But when Paul had appealed to be kept for the decision of the emperor, I commanded him to be kept until I could send him to Caesar."
Acts 26:10 And this I did in Jerusalem: and numbers of the saints I put in prison, having had authority given to me from the chief priests, and when they were put to death, I gave my decision against them.
Acts 27:1 And when the decision had been made that we were to go by sea to Italy, they gave Paul and certain other prisoners into the care of a captain named Julius, of the Augustan band.
Acts 27:12 Because the haven was not suitable to winter in, the majority advised going to sea from there, if by any means they could reach Phoenix, and winter there, which is a port of Crete, looking northeast and southeast.
Romans 2:3 But you who are judging another for doing what you do yourself, are you hoping that God's decision will not take effect against you?
Romans 5:16 And the free giving has not the same effect as the sin of one: for the effect of one man's sin was punishment by the decision of God, but the free giving had power to give righteousness to wrongdoers in great number.
Romans 8:3 For what the law was not able to do because it was feeble through the flesh, God, sending his Son in the image of the evil flesh, and as an offering for sin, gave his decision against sin in the flesh:
Romans 8:34 Who will give a decision against us? It is Christ Jesus who not only was put to death, but came again from the dead, who is now at the right hand of God, taking our part.
Romans 14:1 But him that is weak in faith receive ye, 'yet' not for decision of scruples.
1 Corinthians 2:2 For I had made the decision to have knowledge of nothing among you but only of Jesus Christ on the cross.
1 Corinthians 5:3 For I myself, being present in spirit though not in body, have come to a decision about him who has done this thing;
1 Corinthians 6:2 Is it not certain that the saints will be the judges of the world? if then the world will be judged by you, are you unable to give a decision about the smallest things?
1 Corinthians 6:5 I say this to put you to shame. Is there not among you one wise man who may be able to give a decision between his brothers?
1 Corinthians 7:37 But if a father stands firm in his resolve, being free from all external constraint and having a legal right to act as he pleases, and in his own mind has come to the decision to keep his daughter unmarried, he will do well.
2 Corinthians 2:1 But it was my decision for myself, not to come again to you with sorrow.
Philippians 1:22 But if I go on living in the flesh--if this is the fruit of my work--then I do not see what decision to make.
2 Thessalonians 1:5 Which is a clear sign of the decision which God in his righteousness has made; to give you a part in his kingdom, for which you have undergone this pain;
Hebrews 6:16 For men at all times make their oaths by what is greater; and any argument is ended by the decision of the oath.
James 5:6 You have given your decision against the upright man and have put him to death. He puts up no fight against you.
Jude 1:15 To be the judge of all, and to give a decision against all those whose lives are unpleasing to him, because of the evil acts which they have done, and because of all the hard things which sinners without fear of God have said against him.
Genesis 24:57 And they said, We will send for the girl, and let her make the decision.
Exodus 21:22 If men, while fighting, do damage to a woman with child, causing the loss of the child, but no other evil comes to her, the man will have to make payment up to the amount fixed by her husband, in agreement with the decision of the judges.
Exodus 23:2 Do not be moved to do wrong by the general opinion, or give the support of your words to a wrong decision:
Exodus 28:29 Aaron shall bear the names of the children of Israel in the breastplate of judgment on his heart, when he goes in to the holy place, for a memorial before Yahweh continually.
Leviticus 16:8 And Aaron will make selection from the two goats by the decision of the Lord, one goat for the Lord and one for Azazel.
Leviticus 24:12 And they kept him shut up, till a decision might be given by the mouth of the Lord.
Leviticus 27:2 Say to the children of Israel, If a man makes a special oath, you will give your decision as to the value of the persons for the Lord.
Leviticus 27:14 And if a man has given his house as holy to the Lord, then the priest will put a value on it, if it is good or bad; as the priest gives decision so will the value be fixed.
Leviticus 27:17 If he gives his field from the year of Jubilee, the value will be fixed by your decision.
Numbers 26:55 But let the distribution of the land be made by the decision of the Lord: by the names of the tribes of their fathers let their heritage be given them.
Numbers 26:56 As it is ordered by the decision of the Lord, let distribution be made between those who are more in number and those who are less.
Numbers 27:11 And if his father has no brothers, then give it to his nearest relation in the family, as his heritage: this is to be a decision made by law for the children of Israel, as the Lord gave orders to Moses.
Numbers 33:54 And you will take up your heritage in the land by the decision of the Lord, to every family its part; the greater the family the greater its heritage, and the smaller the family the smaller will be its heritage; wherever the decision of the Lord gives to any man his part, that will be his; distribution will be made to you by your fathers' tribes.
Numbers 34:13 And Moses gave orders to the children of Israel saying, This is the land which is to be your heritage, by the decision of the Lord, which by the Lord's order is to be given to the nine tribes and the half-tribe:
Deuteronomy 1:17 In judging, do not let a man's position have any weight with you; give hearing equally to small and great; have no fear of any man, for it is God who is judge: and any cause in which you are not able to give a decision, you are to put before me and I will give it a hearing.
Deuteronomy 17:8 If you are not able to give a decision as to who is responsible for a death, or who is right in a cause, or who gave the first blow in a fight, and there is a division of opinion about it in your town: then go to the place marked out by the Lord your God;
Deuteronomy 17:9 And come before the priests, the Levites, or before him who is judge at the time: and they will go into the question and give you a decision:
Deuteronomy 17:10 And you are to be guided by the decision they give in the place named by the Lord, and do whatever they say:
Deuteronomy 17:11 Acting in agreement with their teaching and the decision they give: not turning to one side or the other from the word they have given you.
Deuteronomy 21:5 Then the priests, the sons of Levi, are to come near; for they have been marked out by the Lord your God to be his servants and to give blessings in the name of the Lord; and by their decision every argument and every blow is to be judged:
Deuteronomy 25:1 If there is an argument between men and they go to law with one another, let the judges give their decision for the upright, and against the wrongdoer.
Deuteronomy 27:19 Cursed is he who gives a wrong decision in the cause of a man from a strange land, or of one without a father, or of a widow. And let all the people say, So be it.
Joshua 14:2 Their heritage by the Lord's decision, as he gave orders by Moses, for the nine tribes and the half-tribe.
Joshua 18:6 And you are to have the land marked out in seven parts, and come back to me with the record; and I will make the distribution for you here by the decision of the Lord our God.
Joshua 18:8 So the men got up and went; and Joshua gave orders to those who went, to make a record of the land, saying, Go up and down through the land, and make a record of it and come back here to me, and I will make the distribution for you here by the decision of the Lord in Shiloh.
Joshua 18:10 And Joshua made the distribution for them in Shiloh by the decision of the Lord, marking out the land for the children of Israel by their divisions.
Joshua 19:51 These are the heritages which Eleazar the priest and Joshua, the son of Nun, and the heads of families of the tribes of the children of Israel gave out at Shiloh, by the decision of the Lord, at the door of the Tent of meeting. So the distribution of the land was complete.
Joshua 21:8 All these towns with their grass-lands the children of Israel gave by the decision of the Lord to the Levites, as the Lord had given orders by Moses.
Joshua 24:15 And if it seems evil to you to be the servants of the Lord, make the decision this day whose servants you will be: of the gods whose servants your fathers were across the River, or of the gods of the Amorites in whose land you are living: but I and my house will be the servants of the Lord.
Joshua 24:22 And Joshua said to the people, You are witnesses against yourselves that you have made the decision to be the servants of the Lord. And they said, We are witnesses.
Judges 20:9 But this is what we will do to Gibeah: we will go up against it by the decision of the Lord;
1 Samuel 14:41 Then Saul said to the Lord, the God of Israel, Why have you not given me an answer today? If the sin is in me or in Jonathan my son, O Lord God of Israel, give Urim, and if it is in your people Israel, give Thummim. And by the decision of the Lord, Saul and Jonathan were marked out, and the people went free.
1 Samuel 14:42 And Saul said, Give your decision between my son Jonathan and me. And Jonathan was taken.
1 Samuel 24:15 So let the Lord be judge, and give a decision between me and you, and see and give support to my cause, and keep me from falling into your hands.
2 Samuel 14:13 The woman said, "Why then have you devised such a thing against the people of God? For in speaking this word the king is as one who is guilty, in that the king does not bring home again his banished one.
2 Samuel 15:2 Absalom rose up early, and stood beside the way of the gate. It was so, that when any man had a suit which should come to the king for judgment, then Absalom called to him, and said, "What city are you from?" He said, "Your servant is of one of the tribes of Israel."
2 Samuel 15:4 And more than this, Absalom said, If only I was made judge in the land, so that every man who has any cause or question might come to me, and I would give a right decision for him!
2 Samuel 24:14 And David said to Gad, This is a hard decision for me to make: let us come into the hands of the Lord, for great are his mercies: let me not come into the hands of men.
1 Kings 3:28 And news of this decision which the king had made went through all Israel; and they had fear of the king, for they saw that the wisdom of God was in him to give decisions.
1 Kings 8:32 Then let your ear be open in heaven, and be the judge of your servants, giving your decision against the wrongdoer, so that punishment for his sins may come on his head; and, by your decision, keeping from evil him who has done no wrong.
1 Kings 20:40 But while your servant was turning this way and that, he was gone. Then the king of Israel said to him, You are responsible; you have given the decision against yourself.
1 Chronicles 6:61 And to the rest of the sons of Kohath there were given by the Lord's decision ten towns out of the families of the tribe of Ephraim and out of the tribe of Dan and out of the half-tribe of Manasseh.
1 Chronicles 6:65 And they gave by the Lord's decision out of the tribe of the children of Judah, and out of the tribe of the children of Simeon, and out of the tribe of the children of Benjamin, these towns whose names are given.
1 Chronicles 6:66 And to the families of the sons of Kohath were given towns by the Lord's decision out of the tribe of Ephraim.
1 Chronicles 21:13 And David said to Gad, This is a hard decision for me to make: let me come into the hands of the Lord, for great are his mercies: let me not come into the hands of men.
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