Abandoning Things

Most Relevant Verses

Ecclesiastes 3:6

A time to get and a time to lose, a time to keep and a time to cast away,

Joshua 24:14

Now therefore, [reverently] fear the Lord and serve Him in sincerity and in truth; put away the gods which your fathers served on the other side of the [Euphrates] River and in Egypt, and serve the Lord.

Joshua 24:23

Then put away, said he, the foreign gods that are among you and incline your hearts to the Lord, the God of Israel.

Judges 10:16

So they put away the foreign gods from among them and served the Lord, and His heart became impatient over the misery of Israel.

Genesis 39:12

And she caught him by his garment, saying, Lie with me! But he left his garment in her hand and fled and got out [of the house].

Genesis 39:13

And when she saw that he had left his garment in her hand and had fled away,

Genesis 39:15

And when he heard me screaming and crying, he left his garment with me and fled and got out of the house.

Genesis 39:18

And when I screamed and cried, he left his garment with me and fled out [of the house].

Mark 10:50

And throwing off his outer garment, he leaped up and came to Jesus.

2 Kings 7:15

They went after them to the Jordan. All the way was strewn with clothing and equipment which the Syrians had cast away in their flight. And the messengers returned and told the king.

Acts 27:18

As we were being dangerously tossed about by the violence of the storm, the next day they began to throw the freight overboard;

Acts 27:19

And the third day they threw out with their own hands the ship's equipment (the tackle and the furniture).

Acts 27:38

And after they had eaten sufficiently, [they proceeded] to lighten the ship, throwing out the wheat into the sea.

Ezekiel 31:12

And strangers, the most terrible of the nations, will cut it off and leave it; upon the mountains and in all the valleys its branches will fall and its boughs will lie broken by all the watercourses of the land, and all the peoples of the earth will go down out of its shade and leave it.

Ezekiel 36:4

Therefore, O mountains of Israel, hear the word of the Lord God: Thus says the Lord God to the mountains and hills, to the ravines and valleys, to the desolate wastes and the cities that are forsaken, that have become a prey and derision to the rest of the nations that are round about;

Mark 14:52

But, leaving behind the linen cloth ( sheet), he fled from them naked.

Matthew 18:12

What do you think? If a man has a hundred sheep, and one of them has gone astray and gets lost, will he not leave the ninety-nine on the mountain and go in search of the one that is lost?

Luke 15:4

What man of you, if he has a hundred sheep and should lose one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness (desert) and go after the one that is lost until he finds it?

Acts 27:40

So they cut the cables and severed the anchors and left them in the sea; at the same time unlashing the ropes that held the rudders and hoisting the foresail to the wind, they headed for the beach.

2 Samuel 5:21

There the Philistines left their images, and David and his men took them away.

1 Chronicles 14:12

[The Philistines] left their gods there; David commanded and they were burned.

John 4:28

Then the woman left her water jar and went away to the town. And she began telling the people,

Jeremiah 17:4

And you, through your own fault, will loosen your hand and discontinue from your heritage which I gave you; and I will cause you to serve your enemies in a land which you do not know, for you have kindled a fire in My anger which will burn throughout the ages.

Jeremiah 18:14

Will the snow of Mount Lebanon fail and vanish from its rocks [which tower above the land of Israel]? Will the cold, rushing waters of strange lands [that dash down from afar] be dried up?

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