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    1. In human interaction, particularly with relatives, friends and neighbours, one is often required to counsel either for what we consider as the good of the individual or for our common advantage

    2. Ye men of Israel, hear these words; Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved of God among you by miracles and wonders and signs, which God did by him in the midst of you, as ye yourselves also know: Him, being delivered by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, ye have taken, and by wicked hands have crucified and slain: whom God hath raised up, having loosed the pains of death: because it was not possible that he should be holden of it

    3. and the rulers take counsel together,

    4. Counsel, are you ready to proceed?

    5. JUDGE: Counsel for the state, you may call your first witness

    6. JOYCE: Objection, your Honor, the counsel is accumulating gossip and hearsay

    7. ROBERT: Objection, your Honor, the counsel is harassing my client

    8. He envied her for the length of a moment, knowing she would always have his mother's counsel and ear

    9. Livingson, I have just been impressing upon Grundy and Mackie, that in my five years of tenure here, nor I might add, after counsel with Mr

    10. Without counsel, plans go astray, but

    11. craftiness, and the counsel of the

    12. Some of the students thought it would be really funny to nominate Richard Rowinski for the student counsel job because they knew he would never be there and that would get him in trouble because Mr

    13. counsel, anyway, and spent the evening meditating on his

    14. ’ Jean thanked him for his counsel before touching

    15. people teach with the whole counsel of

    16. in the whole counsel of Scripture, not in one part that happens to

    17. priest on His throne; and the counsel of peace shall be between them both (Zechariah 6:13)

    18. “Then what should I do? Please be a friend and give me your good counsel, Dora

    19. brothers, and they’d always turned to him for counsel, but within our clan, we believed that all men stand as equals

    20. “Since you’ve paid me the honor of sharing your name and counsel, you should know I’m called Nerissa

    21. Seek the wisdom & counsel of others who have been 403 down the road before you

    22. " Paul didn't hesitate to share the whole counsel of God, including the

    23. If you have come in contact with a pedophile in your waking life, then the dream may be an indicator of some post traumatic stress and professional counsel is recommended

    24. „Richard Thompson, President and Chief Counsel of the Thomas More Law Center, commented, “Political correctness is destroying our military

    25. putting up with me during the lengthy period of writing this story and for her advice and counsel on how to organize and execute

    26. An inquiring mind is always seeking higher counsel, answers to eschatological questions

    27. Minister Lyle offered to counsel with her but she refused his offer

    28. In this manner, Man, assisted by Divine Counsel, is a perfective being however incapable of perfection

    29. And as the evening shadow grows in length, until it has darkened the land, so shall the multitudes receive his strange counsel and believe his dark speeches

    30. He who does all things in accordance with the counsel of His own will

    31. This is what The Lord your God says, even I, the counsel of your hearts

    32. conspicuously absent whenever Westerners are mistreated? For what reason our obsessive concern over Saddam Hussein receiving three square meals and proper medical attention or that Afghan detainees at Guantanamo Bay should be issued copies of the Koran and provided legal counsel although nary a peep over the public executions of (American/European) soldiers/civilians that have become common throughout the Middle East and other parts of the world? This consistent pattern of cuddling up to our nation‘s enemies by liberal activists has been well chronicled over the years following the Vietnam War when tears were seldom shed for the many brave young men and women who courageously served their nation in the cause of Freedom

    33. He will be backed up by the in-house legal counsel and report directly to the CEO who will inform his Board accordingly

    34. The center would counsel substance abuse victims and survivors of other forms of abuse

    35. thing when it is necessary to counsel people who are grieving with a broken heart over

    36. �Will Nancy Patterson have counsel there or will it be only the three of us?�

    37. After about fifteen minutes, the President and his wife walked into the room accompanied by White House Legal Counsel, Sara McFadden

    38. Vice President Anderson had brought legal counsel with him this time

    39. He sat next to his attorney and received counsel as he leaned toward him

    40. “When the stones are brought together, divine forces imbue the one combined stone with Fire, such fire that it becomes a weapon in times of war and a counsel in time of peace

    41. Gareth noted that his Father would always seek counsel from Arthur, an elder of the court, when he doubted himself or when an important decision loomed

    42. Even the Wyvern listened to her counsel, and rarely went against her advice

    43. Suppose you are in trouble, and need counsel on some

    44. More moderate counsel in other places suggested that a “wait and see” attitude should be adopted

    45. Once you said, his inner voice spoke to him in a kindly counsel of wisdom, that you would have gladly groveled at her feet for her acceptance

    46. bringing their sorrows and pain to his notice but also provided counsel

    47. the fear of the Lord: they would none of my counsel: they despised all

    48. 37 And Saul asked counsel of God; Shall I go down after the Philistines? Will you deliver them into the hand of Israel? But he

    49. What was it with these women? It did occur to me that they had not had a lot of contact with our mother over the years, was that it? I decided to hold my own counsel and went on about sorting what was left of Ma‘s possessions

    50. 23 And the counsel of Ahithophel, which he counselled in those days, was as if a man had enquired at the oracle of God, so was all

    1. Everyone in town, it seemed, was anxious to pass along special counsels to the 'kid going abroad,' whether they themselves had ever even been any further than Truckee

    2. The wiser counsels of the Ansahs had prevailed, and the warriors were removed to the bush, still ready to answer to the calls of their chiefs if needed

    3. Informed decisions based on evidence and points of law clearly and properly defined, are gradually giving way to preliminary jousting matches between opposing counsels seeking a propitious ―mix‖ that will ‖carry the day‖

    4. (It is understood (here) that God informs or counsels the heart)

    5. Behold, the churches of men have fallen! They are fallen! Even every one of them has forsaken Me! All have went backward and not forward! Each one refuses to obey, nor will they incline the ear, but follow the counsels and dictates of their own evil hearts! Lo, with open palms they greedily receive false testimony, as they give ear to every false prophet and teacher who comes to them speaking lies and pleasant things, saying, “Peace, peace”

    6. A ―Fool‖ isn‘t someone who asks a lot of ―foolish‖ questions but someone, rather, who fails to heed the counsels of the Wise

    7. 12 And it is turned round about by his counsels, that they may do whatever he commands them on the face of the world in the Earth

    8. their ear, but walked in the counsels and in the imagination of their evil heart, and went backward, and not forward

    9. 16 For the statutes of Omri are kept, and all the works of the house of Ahab, and you walk in their counsels; that I should make you a

    10. 9 For inquisition shall be made into the counsels of the ungodly, and the sound of his words shall come to the Lord for the

    11. 3 For power is given you of the Lord, and sovereignty from the Highest, who shall try your works, and search out your counsels

    12. 6 To whom has the root of wisdom been revealed? or who has known her wise counsels?

    13. 29 For her thoughts are more than the sea and her counsels profounder than the great deep

    14. 4 Leaders of the people by their counsels, and by their knowledge of learning meet for the people, wise and eloquent are their

    15. bondage? but they have provoked me to anger, and despised my counsels

    16. they would not hear, but despised my counsels

    17. that all your paths and counsels may prosper, for every nation has not counsel; but the Lord himself gives all good things, and he

    18. dominion of the cities by the sea to Seleucia on the sea coast, imagined wicked counsels against Alexander

    19. and calls us to his bounty, should we not obey him? 17 Why do we cheer ourselves with vain counsels, and venture on a disobedience

    20. That, he counsels, requires that everyone engaged in the program must seek his or her own “right balance” between “being effective and being honest

    21. Q: You cannot save the world by preaching counsels of perfec-

    22. 4 For the Lord sees all things; when man takes thought in his heart, then he counsels the intellects, and every thought is always before the Lord, who made firm the Earth and put all creatures on it

    23. Bathke heard our fight, then tackled me, saving Stigler’s sorry ass, so that I even ran into him back in CT years later where he and I were corporate counsels

    24. The court and counsels were sworn in

    25. 4 For the Lord sees all things; when man takes thought in his heart then he counsels the intellects and every thought is always before the Lord who made firm the Earth and put all creatures on it

    26. 7 Am not I even he who brought them out of the land of Egypt from the house of bondage? but they have provoked me to anger and despised my counsels

    27. 1 So says the Lord I brought this people out of bondage and I gave them my commandments by menservants the prophets; whom they would not hear but despised my counsels

    28. 19 Bless the Lord your God always and desire of him that your ways may be directed and that all your paths and counsels may prosper for every nation has not counsel; but the Lord himself gives all good things and he humbles whom he will as he will; now therefore my son remember my commandments neither let them be put out of your mind

    29. 8 King Ptolemee therefore having gotten the dominion of the cities by the sea to Seleucia on the sea coast imagined wicked counsels against Alexander

    30. 15 Now let us consider the matter; had any of them been weak spirited and cowardly among them what reasonings would they have employed but these? 16 O wretched that we are and exceeding senseless! when the king exhorts us and calls us to his bounty should we not obey him? 17 Why do we cheer ourselves with vain counsels and venture on a disobedience bringing death? 18 Shall we not fear O brethren the instruments of torture and weigh the threatenings of torment and shun this vain-glory and destructive pride? 19 Let us have compassion on our age and relent over the years of our mother

    31. 16 Do not bind the counsels of the Lord our God for God is not as man that he may be threatened; neither is he as the son of man that he should be wavering

    32. " He counsels against despair or panic, declaring that if we change our traditional ways in reaction to the disaster, then the barbarians will have won

    33. If the heathen chastise their slaves when one of them denies his master what think you will your Lord do who has authority over all men? Put away these counsels out of your hearts that you may live continually unto God

    34. 9 For He is a searcher out of thoughts and counsels his breath is in us and when He wishes He will take it away

    35. 4 Since I called and ye did not listen and prolonged my words and ye attended not but made my counsels of none effect and were not obedient to my reproofs therefore I will laugh at your destruction I will exult when desolation comes on you; when perturbation has suddenly come on you and ruin is at hand like a whirlwind when tribulation and oppression comes on you

    36. They hated wisdom and chose not the fear of the Lord; they were not willing to attend to my counsels they mocked at my rebukes

    37. A guru named Jay Abraham, who counsels some of the major business authors and speakers on business marketing, teaches this method, and charges a pretty penny for his mentorship

    38. 5 "As long as there is a chance that the Jews will turn to my Father and seek salvation, the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob will keep his hands of mercy outstretched toward you; but when you have once filled up your cup of impenitence, and when once you have finally rejected my Father's mercy, this nation will be left to its own counsels, and it shall speedily come to an inglorious end

    39. She was visibly holding out on Markus, while his son was having a hard time stopping even half of her blows despite the counsels she kept giving

    40. His Majesty thus seeks your counsels about what to do concerning this sad state of affair

    41. In truth, his last year of service as Chief of Staff of the Air Force had been most frustrating, with his own counsels largely ignored, while those of a few dangerous demagogues gained favor in the White House

    42. She then predicted nearly point by point what was going to happen in the next two weeks, apart from giving us some very judicious counsels about the future rebuilding of our forces

    43. Joseph Martin glanced at the others around him as he weighed Ingrid’s words: while her counsels had surprised him, he found them to be both logical and sensible

    44. He could see that Kenney and Nimitz, both of whom had fought extensively in the Pacific, seemed to appreciate Dows’ counsels

    45. In that and many other points, Ingrid was happy to see that Clarence Johnson had been able to walk on his pride and had followed her counsels in order to avoid problems that the future had warned her about

    46. Dewey watched Dulles’ evident confusion and took at that moment a decision based solely on his personal judgment, ignoring the counsels he had received to date from the various Washington ‘experts’ during the last days

    47. She first saved the Philippines from Japanese invasion with her air tactics and her strategic counsels to General MacArthur, then helped ensure the success of our Guadalcanal landing with her new female air group

    48. ‘’Father Thomas, if you can only give me negative counsels despite what we have seen and heard up to now, then I won’t need your advice anymore

    49. Yet, you have just proven that you could be even more useful to the United States via your knowledge and counsels

    50. Tina steeled herself immediately, expecting more criticism about her counsels given to the Koorivars

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    Synonyms for "counsel"

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    "counsel" definitions

    a lawyer who pleads cases in court

    something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action

    give advice to