'Upon' in the Bible
But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.
And they gave forth their lots; and the lot fell upon Matthias; and he was numbered with the eleven apostles.
And there appeared unto them cloven tongues like as of fire, and it sat upon each of them.
And it shall come to pass in the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams:
and also upon My men-servants, and upon My maid-servants, in those days, I will pour out of My Spirit, and they shall prophesy;
and I will give wonders in the heaven above, and signs upon the earth beneath -- blood, and fire, and vapour of smoke,
and it shall be, every one -- whoever shall call upon the name of the Lord, he shall be saved.
For David says in reference to Him, "'I constantly fixed my eyes upon the Lord, because He is at my right hand in order that I may continue unshaken.
a prophet, therefore, being, and knowing that with an oath God did swear to him, out of the fruit of his loins, according to the flesh, to raise up the Christ, to sit upon his throne,
And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done by the apostles.
And Peter, fastening his eyes upon him with John, said, Look on us.
And as they spake unto the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees, came upon them,
and they laid hands upon them, and did put them in custody unto the morrow, for it was evening already;
And it came to pass upon the morrow, there were gathered together of them the rulers, and elders, and scribes, to Jerusalem,
if we this day are called upon to answer as to the good deed done to the infirm man, how he has been healed,
for above forty years of age was the man upon whom had been done this sign of the healing.
And they, upon hearing the story, all lifted up their voices to God and said, "O Sovereign Lord, it is Thou who didst make Heaven and earth and sea, and all that is in them,
'And now, Lord, look upon their threatenings, and grant to Thy servants with all freedom to speak Thy word,
And with great power gave the apostles witness of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus: and great grace was upon them all.
and Ananias hearing these words, having fallen down, did expire, and great fear came upon all who heard these things,
"How was it," replied Peter, "that you two agreed to try an experiment upon the Spirit of the Lord? The men who have buried your husband are already at the door, and they will carry you out."
And great fear came upon all the church, and upon as many as heard these things.
so as into the broad places to bring forth the ailing, and to lay them upon couches and mats, that at the coming of Peter, even his shadow might overshadow some one of them;
and laid their hands upon the apostles, and did put them in a public prison;
Upon hearing this, they entered into the temple about daybreak and began to teach Now when the high priest and his associates came, they called the Council together, even all the Senate of the sons of Israel, and sent orders to the prison house for them to be brought.
saying, "The jail we found quite safely locked, and the warders were on guard at the doors, but upon going in we found no one there."
Upon this the Commander went with the officers, and brought the Apostles; but without using violence; for they were afraid of being stoned by the people.
Saying, Did not we straitly command you that ye should not teach in this name? and, behold, ye have filled Jerusalem with your doctrine, and intend to bring this man's blood upon us.
and the God of our fathers did raise up Jesus, whom ye slew, having hanged upon a tree;
whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands upon them.
And they stirred up the people, and the elders, and the scribes, and came upon him, and caught him, and brought him to the council,
'And there came a dearth upon all the land of Egypt and Canaan, and great tribulation, and our fathers were not finding sustenance,
'And when forty years were fulfilled to him, it came upon his heart to look after his brethren, the sons of Israel;
"And having received it in their turn, our fathers brought it in with Joshua upon dispossessing the nations whom God drove out before our fathers, until the time of David.
Now upon hearing these things, they [the Jews] were cut to the heart and infuriated, and they ground their teeth against [Stephen].
Then they cried out with a loud voice, and stopped their ears, and ran upon him with one accord,
And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.
And falling on his knees, he cried out loudly, Lord, fix not this sin upon them [lay it not to their charge]! And when he had said this, he fell asleep [in death].
And Saul was assenting to his death, and there came in that day a great persecution upon the assembly in Jerusalem, all also were scattered abroad in the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles;
(For as yet he was fallen upon none of them: only they were baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus.)
Then they laid their hands upon them, and they received the Holy Spirit.
Then answered Simon, and said, Pray ye to the Lord for me, that none of these things which ye have spoken come upon me.
Upon this he rose and went. Now, as it happened, an Ethiopian eunuch who was in a position of high authority with Candace, queen of the Ethiopians, as her treasurer, had visited Jerusalem to worship there,
In His humiliation He was taken away by distressing and oppressive judgment and justice was denied Him [caused to cease]. Who can describe or relate in full the wickedness of His contemporaries (generation)? For His life is taken from the earth and a bloody death inflicted upon Him.
And as they were going on the way, they came upon a certain water, and the eunuch said, 'Lo, water; what doth hinder me to be baptized?'
and having fallen upon the earth, he heard a voice saying to him, 'Saul, Saul, why me dost thou persecute?'
He has seen a man called Ananias come and lay his hands upon him so that he may recover his sight."
and here he has authority from the chief priests to bind all who call upon thy name.
And Ananias went away, and did enter into the house, and having put upon him his hands, said, 'Saul, brother, the Lord hath sent me -- Jesus who did appear to thee in the way in which thou wast coming -- that thou mayest see again, and mayest be filled with the Holy Spirit.'
Instantly there dropped from his eyes what seemed to be scales, and he could see once more. Upon this he rose and received baptism;
And all who heard him were amazed and said, Is not this the very man who harassed and overthrew and destroyed in Jerusalem those who called upon this Name? And he has come here for the express purpose of arresting them and bringing them in chains before the chief priests.
and he found there a certain man, Aeneas by name -- for eight years laid upon a couch -- who was paralytic,
But he, having fixed his eyes upon him, and become full of fear, said, What is it, Lord? And he said to him, Thy prayers and thine alms have gone up for a memorial before God.
When the angel who was speaking to him had left, he summoned two of his servants and a devout soldier of those who were his personal attendants,
On the morrow, as they went on their journey, and drew nigh unto the city, Peter went up upon the housetop to pray about the sixth hour:
and he became very hungry, and wished to eat; and they making ready, there fell upon him a trance,
and he doth behold the heaven opened, and descending unto him a certain vessel, as a great sheet, bound at the four corners, and let down upon the earth,
And they said, Cornelius, a centurion (captain) who is just and upright and in right standing with God, being God-fearing and obedient and well spoken of by the whole Jewish nation, has been instructed by a holy angel to send for you to come to his house; and he has received in answer [to prayer] a warning to listen to and act upon what you have to say.
Upon hearing this, Peter invited them in, and gave them a lodging. The next day he set out with them, some of the brethren from Jaffa going with him,
and we -- we are witnesses of all things that he did, both in the country of the Jews, and in Jerusalem, -- whom they did slay, having hanged upon a tree.
While Peter is yet speaking these sayings, the Holy spirit fell upon all those hearing the word,
and those of the circumcision believing were astonished -- as many as came with Peter -- because also upon the nations the gift of the Holy Spirit hath been poured out,
Upon the which when I had fastened mine eyes, I considered, and saw fourfooted beasts of the earth, and wild beasts, and creeping things, and fowls of the air.
'And in my beginning to speak, the Holy Spirit did fall upon them, even as also upon us in the beginning,
if then the equal gift God did give to them as also to us, having believed upon the Lord Jesus Christ, I -- how was I able to withstand God?'
Now they which were scattered abroad upon the persecution that arose about Stephen travelled as far as Phenice, and Cyprus, and Antioch, preaching the word to none but unto the Jews only.
When he arrived and saw what grace (favor) God was bestowing upon them, he was full of joy; and he continuously exhorted (warned, urged, and encouraged) them all to cleave unto and remain faithful to and devoted to the Lord with [resolute and steady] purpose of heart.
And one of them named Agabus stood up and prophesied through the [Holy] Spirit that a great and severe famine would come upon the whole world. And this did occur during the reign of Claudius.
And, behold, the angel of the Lord came upon him, and a light shined in the prison: and he smote Peter on the side, and raised him up, saying, Arise up quickly. And his chains fell off from his hands.
And upon a set day Herod, arrayed in royal apparel, sat upon his throne, and made an oration unto them.
When they had passed through the entire island of Cyprus as far as Paphos, they came upon a certain Jewish wizard or sorcerer, a false prophet named Bar-Jesus.
But Saul, who also is Paul, filled with the Holy Spirit, fixing his eyes upon him,
And now, behold, the hand of the Lord is upon thee, and thou shalt be blind, not seeing the sun for a season. And immediately there fell on him a mist and a darkness; and he went about seeking some to lead him by the hand.
Beware therefore, lest that come upon you, which is spoken of in the prophets;
And having gone forth out of the synagogue of the Jews, the nations were calling upon them that on the next sabbath these sayings may be spoken to them,
Therefore they spent a long time there speaking boldly with reliance upon the Lord, who was testifying to the word of His grace, granting that signs and wonders be done by their hands.
This man was listening to Paul as he spoke, who, when he had fixed his gaze on him and had seen that he had faith to be made well,
said with a loud voice, Rise up straight upon thy feet: and he sprang up and walked.
Upon their arrival they called the Church together and proceeded to report in detail all that God, working with them, had done, and how He had opened for the Gentiles the door of faith.
Upon their arrival in Jerusalem they were cordially received by the Church, the Apostles, and the Elders; and they reported in detail all that God, working with them, had done.
Now therefore why tempt ye God, to put a yoke upon the neck of the disciples, which neither our fathers nor we were able to bear?
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.
For it seemed good to the Holy Ghost, and to us, to lay upon you no greater burden than these necessary things;
Now while they were passing through the cities, they were delivering the decrees which had been decided upon by the apostles and elders who were in Jerusalem, for them to observe.
And a vision through the night appeared to Paul -- a certain man of Macedonia was standing, calling upon him, and saying, 'Having passed through to Macedonia, help us;' --
and when she was baptized, and her household, she did call upon us, saying, 'If ye have judged me to be faithful to the Lord, having entered into my house, remain;' and she constrained us.
The crowd [also] joined in the attack upon them, and the rulers tore the clothes off of them and commanded that they be beaten with rods.
And when they had laid many stripes upon them, they cast them into prison, charging the jailor to keep them safely:
But the Jews, becoming jealous and taking along some wicked men from the market place, formed a mob and set the city in an uproar; and attacking the house of Jason, they were seeking to bring them out to the people.
For as I passed along and carefully observed your objects of worship, I came also upon an altar with this inscription, To the unknown god. Now what you are already worshiping as unknown, this I set forth to you.
He made also of one blood every nation of men, to dwell upon all the face of the earth -- having ordained times before appointed, and the bounds of their dwellings --
And when they opposed themselves, and blasphemed, he shook his raiment, and said unto them, Your blood be upon your own heads; I am clean: from henceforth I will go unto the Gentiles.
because I am with thee, and no one shall set upon thee to injure thee; because I have much people in this city.
And Gallio being proconsul of Achaia, the Jews made a rush with one accord upon Paul, and brought him unto the tribunal,
Then the people all set upon Sosthenes, the Warden of the synagogue, and beat him severely in front of the court. Gallio did not concern himself in the least about this.
Then, as he had made up his mind to cross over into Greece, the brethren wrote to the disciples in Corinth begging them to give him a kindly welcome. Upon his arrival he rendered valuable help to those who through grace had believed;
And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Ghost came on them; and they spake with tongues, and prophesied.
so that even napkins or aprons were brought from his body and put upon the sick, and the diseases left them, and the wicked spirits went out.
Then certain of the vagabond Jews, exorcists, took upon them to call over them which had evil spirits the name of the Lord Jesus, saying, We adjure you by Jesus whom Paul preacheth.
And the man, in whom was the evil spirit, leaping upon them, and having overcome them, prevailed against them, so that naked and wounded they did flee out of that house,
Search Results by Versions
Search Results by Book
- Genesis (176)
- Exodus (197)
- Leviticus (179)
- Numbers (118)
- Deuteronomy (113)
- Joshua (49)
- Judges (74)
- Ruth (8)
- 1 Samuel (91)
- 2 Samuel (69)
- 1 Kings (96)
- 2 Kings (73)
- 1 Chronicles (43)
- 2 Chronicles (105)
- Ezra (19)
- Nehemiah (35)
- Esther (28)
- Job (133)
- Psalm (303)
- Proverbs (66)
- Ecclesiastes (14)
- Song of Songs (18)
- Isaiah (200)
- Jeremiah (202)
- Lamentations (20)
- Ezekiel (257)
- Daniel (54)
- Hosea (33)
- Joel (10)
- Amos (44)
- Obadiah (4)
- Jonah (11)
- Micah (17)
- Nahum (10)
- Habakkuk (16)
- Zephaniah (15)
- Haggai (3)
- Zechariah (33)
- Malachi (5)
- Matthew (107)
- Mark (76)
- Luke (118)
- John (42)
- Acts (144)
- Romans (49)
- 1 Corinthians (34)
- 2 Corinthians (28)
- Galatians (11)
- Ephesians (10)
- Philippians (6)
- Colossians (10)
- 1 Thessalonians (7)
- 2 Thessalonians (3)
- 1 Timothy (11)
- 2 Timothy (1)
- Titus (3)
- Hebrews (21)
- James (9)
- 1 Peter (14)
- 2 Peter (7)
- 1 John (3)
- 3 John (1)
- Jude (4)
- Revelation (118)
- Upon (3778 instances)