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Dictionary: Resist
1. to withstand, strive against, or oppose: to resist infection; to resist temptation.
2. to withstand the action or effect of: to resist spoilage.
3. to refrain or abstain from, especially with difficulty or reluctance: They couldn't resist the chocolates.
4. to make a stand or make efforts in opposition; act in opposition; offer resistance.

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Judges 2:14-15 - (not any longer stand)
2 Kings 10:4 - (didn't stand)
2 Chronicles 13:7 - (withstand)
Job 9:4
Proverbs 28:4 - (contend)
Isaiah 1:20
Daniel 10:13 - (withstood)
Daniel 11:15 - (will not stand)
Daniel 11:32
Matthew 5:39 - "But I tell you, don’t resist him who is evil;"
Luke 21:15 - (withstand)
Acts 7:51 - “You stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, you always resist the Holy Spirit! As your fathers did, so you do."
Romans 9:19 (withstands)
Hebrews 12:4 - "You have not yet resisted to blood, striving against sin;"
James 4:7 - "Be subject therefore to God. But resist the devil, and he will flee from you."
1 Peter 5:9 - (withstand) "Withstand him steadfast in your faith, knowing that your brothers who are in the world are undergoing the same sufferings."

Resistence level teaching, Matthew 18:15-21:17 Today's Bible Commentary

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Resist temptation | Resist the Devil