11 occurrences

'Be Ready' in the Bible

But we will arm ourselves and be ready [to go] ahead of the Israelites until we have brought them into their place. Meanwhile, our dependents will remain in the fortified cities because of the inhabitants of the land.

He commanded them: "Pay attention. Lie in ambush behind the city, not too far from it, and all of you be ready.

A copy of the document was to be issued as law in every province. It was to be published for every ethnic group so the Jews could be ready to avenge themselves against their enemies on that day.

May Your hand be ready to help me, for I have chosen Your precepts.

You also be ready, because the Son of Man is coming at an hour that you do not expect."

Therefore I considered it necessary to urge the brothers to go on ahead to you and arrange in advance the generous gift you promised, so that it will be ready as a gift and not an extortion.



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