For it is shameful even to mention what is done by these disobedient people in secret.
2 Kings 17:9
The Israelis practiced secret things that were not right, offending the LORD their God. In addition, they built high places for use by all their towns, watchtowers, and fortified cities.
the Spirit asked me, "Do you see, Son of Man, what the elders of Israel's house are doing in secret, each in the chamber of his own carved idol? They keep saying, "God doesn't see us. The LORD has abandoned the land.'"
"Stolen waters are sweet, and food eaten in secret is delicious."
who sit among graves, and spend the night in secret places; who eat pigs' meat, with the broth of detestable things in their pots;
They concoct an evil scheme for themselves; they enumerate their hidden snares; they say, "Who will see them?"
After this, the angel of the LORD arrived and sat down in the shade of the oak tree in Ophrah that belonged to Joash, a descendant of Abiezer, while his son Gideon was threshing wheat in a wine press in order to safeguard it from the Midianites.
She will eat her afterbirth and her newborn children secretly since there will be nothing left on account of the siege and distress with which your enemy will oppress you in your cities."
After this, Nun's son Joshua sent two men from the Acacia groves as undercover scouts. He told them, "Go and look over the land. Pay special attention to Jericho." So they went out, came to the house of a prostitute named Rahab, and lodged there.
2 Samuel 12:12
""What you did in secret I'm going to do right in front of all Israel and in broad daylight as well!'"
With his own lances you pierced the heads of his warriors, who came out like a windstorm to scatter us their joy is to devour the afflicted who are in hiding.
Now it was two days before the Passover and the Festival of Unleavened Bread. The high priests and the scribes were looking for a way to arrest Jesus secretly and to have him put to death,
As a result, Jesus no longer walked openly among the Jews. Instead, he went from there to a town called Ephraim in the region near the wilderness. There he remained with his disciples.
So they secretly got some men to say, "We have heard him speaking blasphemous words against Moses and God."
I'll give you concealed treasures and riches hidden in secret places, so that you'll know that it is I, the LORD, the God of Israel, who calls you by name.
My frame was not hidden from you while I was being crafted in a hidden place, knit together in the depths of the earth.
But when you give to the poor, don't let your left hand know what your right hand is doing,
But after his brothers had gone up to the festival, he went up himself, not openly but, as it were, in secret.
Her husband Joseph, being a righteous man and unwilling to disgrace her, decided to divorce her secretly.
so that your giving may be done in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you."
Privately given gifts pacify wrath, and payments made secretly appease great anger.
If you don't listen, I'll cry secretly because of your pride. My eyes will cry bitterly, flowing tears, because the LORD's flock has been taken captive.