Contend See also Contention such as keep the law contend with them, Prov. 28:4. neither may he contend with him that is mightier, Eccl. 6:10. I will contend with him that contendeth with thee, Isa. 49:25. I will not contend for ever, Isa. 57:16. they that were of the circumcision contended with him, Acts 11:2. ye should earnestly contend for the faith, Jude 1:3. Michael the archangel, when contending with the devil, Jude 1:9. contend no more against the Holy Ghost, Alma 34:38. he that will contend against the word of the Lord, Ether 4:8. Contend against no church, save it be the church of the devil, D&C 18:20. Contend thou … let thy warning voice go forth, D&C 112:5. Cease to contend one with another, D&C 136:23.