but
Genesis 3:9
But the LORD God called to the man, and said to him, "Where are you?"
Psalm 106:13
But they soon forgot his works; they did not wait for his counsel.
John 8:7-10
7
And as they continued to ask him, he stood up and said to them, "Let him who is without sin among you be the first to throw a stone at her."
8
And once more he bent down and wrote with his finger on the ground.
9
But when they heard it, they went away, one by one, beginning with the eldest, and Jesus was left alone with the woman standing before him.
10
Jesus looked up and said to her, "Woman, where are they? Has no one condemned you?"
Romans 1:21
for although they knew God they did not honor him as God or give thanks to him, but they became futile in their thinking and their senseless minds were darkened.