Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Gird up thy loins now like a man; I will ask thee, and explain thou unto me.
And thus shall ye eat it: with your loins girded, your shoes on your feet, and your staff in your hand; and ye shall eat it in haste: it is the LORD's passover.
1 Kings 18:46
And the hand of the LORD was upon Elijah, who girded up his loins and ran before Ahab to the entrance of Jezreel.
Thou therefore gird up thy loins, and thou shalt arise and speak unto them all that I shall command thee; do not fear them lest I confound thee before them.
1 Peter 1:13
Therefore, having the loins of your understanding girded with temperance, wait perfectly in the grace that is presented unto you when Jesus, the Christ, is manifested unto you,
Though he slay me, yet I will trust in him; but I will defend my ways before him.
Oh, that I knew where I might find him! That I might come even to his seat!
Oh that someone would hear me! Behold, my mark is, that the Almighty will testify for me, even though my adversary had written down the charges.
Then call, and I will answer; or let me speak, and answer thou me.