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And it came to pass, when they had brought them forth abroad, that he said, Escape for thy life; look not behind thee, neither stay thou in all the plain; escape to the mountain, lest thou be consumed.

He said

Bible References

He said

Genesis 18:22
And the men turned from there, and went toward Sodom, but Abraham yet stood before LORD.


Genesis 19:14
And Lot went out, and spoke to his sons-in-law, who married his daughters, and said, Up, get you out of this place, for LORD will destroy the city. But he seemed to his sons-in-law as a man jesting.
1 Samuel 19:11
And Saul sent messengers to David's house, to watch him, and to kill him in the morning. And Michal, David's wife, told him, saying, If thou save not thy life tonight, tomorrow thou will be slain.
1 Kings 19:3
And when he saw that, he arose, and went for his life. And he came to Beersheba, which belongs to Judah, and left his servant there.
Psalm 121:1
I will lift up my eyes to the mountains. From where shall my help come?
Matthew 3:7
But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming to his immersion, he said to them, Ye offspring of vipers, who showed you to flee from the coming wrath?
Matthew 24:16
then let those in Judea flee to the mountains.
Hebrews 2:3
how will we escape, having neglected so great a salvation? Which first, having taken to be spoken by the Lord, was verified for us by those who heard;


Genesis 19:26
But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.
Luke 9:62
But Jesus said to him, No man, having put his hand to a plow, and looking to things behind, is fit for the kingdom of God.
Luke 17:31
In that day, he who will be on the housetop, and his vessels in the house, let him not go down to take them up. And let him who is in the field likewise not return for the things behind.
Philippians 3:13
Brothers, I reckon myself not to have seized, but one thing, indeed forgetting the things behind, and reaching forward to the things ahead,

General references

Matthew 24:16
then let those in Judea flee to the mountains.
Mark 13:15
and let the man on the housetop not go down into the house, nor enter in to take anything out of his house,
Luke 12:23
For the life is more than the food, and the body, the clothing.
Luke 17:32
Remember Lot's wife.
Philippians 3:7
But whatever was gain to me, these things I regarded loss because of the Christ.