|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Save.
2. (a.) Preserving; rescuing.
3. (a.) Avoiding unnecessary expense or waste; frugal; not lavish or wasteful; economical; as, a saving cook.
4. (a.) Bringing back in returns or in receipts the sum expended; incurring no loss, though not gainful; as, a saving bargain; the ship has made a saving voyage.
5. (a.) Making reservation or exception; as, a saving clause.
6. (participle) With the exception of; except; excepting; also, without disrespect to.
7. (n.) Something kept from being expended or lost; that which is saved or laid up; as, the savings of years of economy.
8. (n.) Exception; reservation.
Saving (37 Occurrences)
Matthew 5:32 But I say unto you, That whosoever shall put away his wife, saving for the cause of fornication, causeth her to commit adultery: and whosoever shall marry her that is divorced committeth adultery. (KJV ASV WBS)
Luke 4:27 And many lepers were in Israel in the time of Eliseus the prophet; and none of them was cleansed, saving Naaman the Syrian. (KJV WBS)
Acts 2:47 praising God and being regarded with favour by all the people. Also, day by day, the Lord added to their number those whom He was saving. (WEY)
Acts 27:43 But the centurion, desirous of saving Paul, hindered them of their purpose, and commanded those who were able to swim, casting themselves first into the sea, to get out on land; (DBY)
1 Corinthians 1:18 For the Message of the Cross is foolishness to those who are on the way to perdition, but it is the power of God to those whom He is saving. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 16:2 On the first day of the week, let each one of you save, as he may prosper, that no collections be made when I come. (See NIV)
2 Corinthians 2:15 For we are a fragrance of Christ grateful to God in those whom He is saving and in those who are perishing; (WEY)
Titus 2:11 For the saving grace of God was manifested to all men, (YLT)
Hebrews 10:39 But we are not of those who shrink back to destruction, but of those who have faith to the saving of the soul. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS)
Hebrews 11:7 By faith, Noah, being warned about things not yet seen, moved with godly fear, prepared a ship for the saving of his house, through which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is according to faith. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Jude 1:5 and to remind you I intend, you knowing once this, that the Lord, a people out of the land of Egypt having saved, again those who did not believe did destroy; (See NAS)
Revelation 2:17 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, and will give him a white stone, and in the stone a new name written, which no man knoweth saving he that receiveth it. (KJV)
Genesis 19:19 See now, your servant has found favor in your sight, and you have magnified your loving kindness, which you have shown to me in saving my life. I can't escape to the mountain, lest evil overtake me, and I die. (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Genesis 50:20 And as for you, ye meant evil against me; but God meant it for good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive. (See NIV)
1 Samuel 11:3 And the elders of Jabesh say to him, 'Let us alone seven days, and we send messengers into all the border of Israel: and if there is none saving us -- then we have come out unto thee.' (YLT)
1 Samuel 12:7 Now therefore stand still, that I may plead with you before Yahweh concerning all the righteous acts of Yahweh, which he did to you and to your fathers. (See RSV)
1 Samuel 14:6 And Jonathan said to the young man that bore his armour: 'Come and let us go over unto the garrison of these uncircumcised; it may be that the LORD will work for us; for there is no restraint to the LORD to save by many or by few.' (See RSV NIV)
1 Samuel 14:39 for, Jehovah liveth, who is saving Israel: surely if it be in Jonathan my son, surely he doth certainly die;' and none is answering him out of all the people. (YLT)
Nehemiah 4:23 So neither I, nor my brethren, nor my servants, nor the men of the guard which followed me, none of us put off our clothes, saving that every one put them off for washing. (KJV WBS)
Psalms 20:6 Now I know that Yahweh saves his anointed. He will answer him from his holy heaven, with the saving strength of his right hand. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Psalms 22:1 For the Chief Musician; set to "The Doe of the Morning." A Psalm by David. My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? Why are you so far from helping me, and from the words of my groaning? (See NIV)
Psalms 28:8 The LORD is their strength, and he is the saving strength of his anointed. (KJV WBS NAS RSV)
Psalms 40:10 I have not hidden your righteousness within my heart. I have declared your faithfulness and your salvation. I have not concealed your loving kindness and your truth from the great assembly. (See RSV)
Psalms 42:5 Why are you in despair, my soul? Why are you disturbed within me? Hope in God! For I shall still praise him for the saving help of his presence. (WEB)
Psalms 42:11 Why are you in despair, my soul? Why are you disturbed within me? Hope in God! For I shall still praise him, the saving help of my countenance, and my God. (WEB)
Psalms 67:2 That thy way may be known upon earth, thy saving health among all nations. (KJV WBS RSV)
Psalms 69:13 But as for me, my prayer is to you, Yahweh, in an acceptable time. God, in the abundance of your loving kindness, answer me in the truth of your salvation. (See NAS)
Psalms 78:22 because they didn't believe in God, and didn't trust in his salvation. (See RSV)
Psalms 88:12 Are your wonders made known in the dark? Or your righteousness in the land of forgetfulness? (See RSV)
Ecclesiastes 5:11 When goods increase, they are increased that eat them: and what good is there to the owners thereof, saving the beholding of them with their eyes? (KJV JPS WBS)
Isaiah 45:21 Declare ye, and bring near, Yea, they take counsel together, Who hath proclaimed this from of old? From that time hath declared it? Is it not I -- Jehovah? And there is no other god besides Me, A God righteous and saving, there is none save Me. (YLT)
Isaiah 59:1 Lo, the hand of Jehovah Hath not been shortened from saving, Nor heavy his ear from hearing. (YLT)
Jeremiah 30:10 And thou, be not afraid, My servant Jacob, An affirmation of Jehovah, Nor be affrighted, O Israel, For, lo, I am saving thee from afar, And thy seed from the land of their captivity, And Jacob hath turned back and rested, And is quiet, and there is none troubling. (YLT)
Jeremiah 46:27 And thou, thou dost not fear, my servant Jacob, Nor 'art' thou dismayed, O Israel, For lo, I am saving thee from afar, And thy seed from the land of their captivity, And Jacob hath turned back, And hath been at rest, and been at ease, And there is none disturbing. (YLT)
Amos 9:8 Behold, the eyes of the Lord GOD are upon the sinful kingdom, and I will destroy it from off the face of the earth; saving that I will not utterly destroy the house of Jacob, saith the LORD. (KJV JPS WBS)
Micah 6:5 My people, remember now what Balak king of Moab devised, and what Balaam the son of Beor answered him from Shittim to Gilgal, that you may know the righteous acts of Yahweh." (See RSV)
Zechariah 8:7 Thus said Jehovah of Hosts: Lo, I am saving My people from the land of the rising, And from the land of the going in, of the sun, (YLT)