mere`im; from ra`-a`; kakopoios, always plural:
Malefactors or offenders of God's law. Used generally of the ungodly, as, "Fret not thyself because of evil-doers." (Psalms 37:1). Sometimes also of personal offenders:
"He hath delivered the soul of the needy from the hand of evil-doers." (Jeremiah 20:13).
EVIL DOERS (NIV)
- 2 Samuel 3:39
"I am this day weak, though anointed king; and these men the sons of Zeruiah are too hard for me. May Yahweh reward the evildoer according to his wickedness. (Cross Reference Bible)
- 1 Samuel 24:13
As the old saying goes, 'From evildoers come evil deeds,' so my hand will not touch you.
- Job 8:20
"Surely God does not reject a blameless man or strengthen the hands of evildoers>.
- Job 34:8
He keeps company with evildoers; he associates with wicked men.
- Job 34:22
There is no dark place, no deep shadow, where evildoers can hide.
- Psalms 14:4
Will evildoers never learn those who devour my people as men eat bread and who do not call on the LORD ?
- Psalms 14:6
You evildoers frustrate the plans of the poor, but the LORD is their refuge.
- Psalms 26:5
I abhor the assembly of evildoers and refuse to sit with the wicked.
- Psalms 36:12
See how the evildoers lie fallen thrown down, not able to rise!
- Psalms 53:4
Will the evildoers never learn those who devour my people as men eat bread and who do not call on God?
- Psalms 59:2
Deliver me from evildoers and save me from bloodthirsty men.
- Psalms 64:2
Hide me from the conspiracy of the wicked, from that noisy crowd of evildoers.
- Psalms 92:7
that though the wicked spring up like grass and all evildoers flourish, they will be forever destroyed.
- Psalms 92:9
For surely your enemies, O LORD, surely your enemies will perish; all evildoers will be scattered.
- Psalms 94:4
They pour out arrogant words; all the evildoers are full of boasting.
- Psalms 94:16
Who will rise up for me against the wicked? Who will take a stand for me against evildoers?
- Psalms 119:115
Away from me, you evildoers, that I may keep the commands of my God!
- Psalms 125:5
But those who turn to crooked ways the LORD will banish with the evildoers. Peace be upon Israel.
- Psalms 141:4-5
Let not my heart be drawn to what is evil, to take part in wicked deeds with men who are evildoers; let me not eat of their delicacies.
Let a righteous man strike me it is a kindness; let him rebuke me it is oil on my head. My head will not refuse it. Yet my prayer is ever against the deeds of evildoers;
- Psalms 141:9
Keep me from the snares they have laid for me, from the traps set by evildoers.
- Proverbs 21:15
When justice is done, it brings joy to the righteous but terror to evildoers.
- Isaiah 1:4
Ah, sinful nation, a people loaded with guilt, a brood of evildoers, children given to corruption! They have forsaken the LORD; they have spurned the Holy One of Israel and turned their backs on him.
- Isaiah 31:2
Yet he too is wise and can bring disaster; he does not take back his words. He will rise up against the house of the wicked, against those who help evildoers.
- Jeremiah 23:14
And among the prophets of Jerusalem I have seen something horrible: They commit adultery and live a lie. They strengthen the hands of evildoers, so that no one turns from his wickedness. They are all like Sodom to me; the people of Jerusalem are like Gomorrah."
- Hosea 10:9
"Since the days of Gibeah, you have sinned, O Israel, and there you have remained. Did not war overtake the evildoers in Gibeah?
- Malachi 3:15
But now we call the arrogant blessed. Certainly the evildoers prosper, and even those who challenge God escape.'
- Matthew 7:23
Then I will tell them plainly, 'I never knew you. Away from me, you evildoers!'
- Luke 13:27
"But he will reply, 'I don't know you or where you come from. Away from me, all you evildoers!'
- Luke 18:11
The Pharisee stood up and prayed about himself: 'God, I thank you that I am not like other men robbers, evildoers, adulterers or even like this tax collector. [NIV]
Psalms 101:8 -wicked of the land, workers of iniquity
Malachi 4:1 - "all the proud, and all who work wickedness"
Matthew 5:45 - evil
Luke 16:10 - dishonest
Acts 24:15 - unjust
1 Corinthians 6:1 - unrighteous
1 Corinthians 6:9-11 - unrighteous (with list plus good news following
2 Corinthians 11:13 - "false apostles, deceitful workers, masquerading..."
Philippians 3:2 - dogs, evil workers, false circumcision
1 Peter 3:18 - Christ died for the unrighteous
2 Peter 2:9 - unrighteous