Verses with the word seek in the New Testament (56 verses):
And when they were departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeareth to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and be thou there until I bring thee word: for Herod will seek the young child to destroy him.
(For after all these things do the Gentiles seek:) for your heavenly Father knoweth that ye have need of all these things.
But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you:
And the angel answered and said unto the women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified.
And when they had found him, they said unto him, All men seek for thee.
And the multitude sat about him, and they said unto him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren without seek for thee.
And he sighed deeply in his spirit, and saith, Why doth this generation seek after a sign? verily I say unto you, There shall no sign be given unto this generation.
And he saith unto them, Be not affrighted: Ye seek Jesus of Nazareth, which was crucified: he is risen; he is not here: behold the place where they laid him.
And I say unto you, Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you.
And when the people were gathered thick together, he began to say, This is an evil generation: they seek a sign; and there shall no sign be given it, but the sign of Jonas the prophet.
And seek not ye what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink, neither be ye of doubtful mind.
For all these things do the nations of the world seek after: and your Father knoweth that ye have need of these things.
But rather seek ye the kingdom of God; and all these things shall be added unto you.
Strive to enter in at the strait gate: for many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in, and shall not be able.
Either what woman having ten pieces of silver, if she lose one piece, doth not light a candle, and sweep the house, and seek diligently till she find it?
Whosoever shall seek to save his life shall lose it; and whosoever shall lose his life shall preserve it.
For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost.
And as they were afraid, and bowed down their faces to the earth, they said unto them, Why seek ye the living among the dead?
Then Jesus turned, and saw them following, and saith unto them, What seek ye? They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, being interpreted, Master,) where dwellest thou?
I can of mine own self do nothing: as I hear, I judge: and my judgment is just; because I seek not mine own will, but the will of the Father which hath sent me.
How can ye believe, which receive honour one of another, and seek not the honour that cometh from God only?
Jesus answered them and said, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Ye seek me, not because ye saw the miracles, but because ye did eat of the loaves, and were filled.
Then said some of them of Jerusalem, Is not this he, whom they seek to kill?
Ye shall seek me, and shall not find me: and where I am, thither ye cannot come.
What manner of saying is this that he said, Ye shall seek me, and shall not find me: and where I am, thither ye cannot come?
Then said Jesus again unto them, I go my way, and ye shall seek me, and shall die in your sins: whither I go, ye cannot come.
I know that ye are Abraham's seed; but ye seek to kill me, because my word hath no place in you.
But now ye seek to kill me, a man that hath told you the truth, which I have heard of God: this did not Abraham.
And I seek not mine own glory: there is one that seeketh and judgeth.
Little children, yet a little while I am with you. Ye shall seek me: and as I said unto the Jews, Whither I go, ye cannot come; so now I say to you.
Jesus therefore, knowing all things that should come upon him, went forth, and said unto them, Whom seek ye?
Then asked he them again, Whom seek ye? And they said, Jesus of Nazareth.
Jesus answered, I have told you that I am he: if therefore ye seek me, let these go their way:
While Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said unto him, Behold, three men seek thee.
Then Peter went down to the men which were sent unto him from Cornelius; and said, Behold, I am he whom ye seek: what is the cause wherefore ye are come?
Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus, for to seek Saul:
That the residue of men might seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles, upon whom my name is called, saith the Lord, who doeth all these things.
That they should seek the Lord, if haply they might feel after him, and find him, though he be not far from every one of us:
To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honour and immortality, eternal life:
Lord, they have killed thy prophets, and digged down thine altars; and I am left alone, and they seek my life.
1 Corinthians 1:22
For the Jews require a sign, and the Greeks seek after wisdom:
1 Corinthians 7:27
Art thou bound unto a wife? seek not to be loosed. Art thou loosed from a wife? seek not a wife.
1 Corinthians 10:24
Let no man seek his own, but every man another's wealth.
1 Corinthians 14:12
Even so ye, forasmuch as ye are zealous of spiritual gifts, seek that ye may excel to the edifying of the church.
2 Corinthians 12:14
Behold, the third time I am ready to come to you; and I will not be burdensome to you: for I seek not your's but you: for the children ought not to lay up for the parents, but the parents for the children.
2 Corinthians 13:3
Since ye seek a proof of Christ speaking in me, which to you-ward is not weak, but is mighty in you.
For do I now persuade men, or God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ.
But if, while we seek to be justified by Christ, we ourselves also are found sinners, is therefore Christ the minister of sin? God forbid.
For all seek their own, not the things which are Jesus Christ's.
If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.
But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.
For they that say such things declare plainly that they seek a country.
For here have we no continuing city, but we seek one to come.
1 Peter 3:11
Let him eschew evil, and do good; let him seek peace, and ensue it.
And in those days shall men seek death, and shall not find it; and shall desire to die, and death shall flee from them.