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Theasaurus: Cessation

68 Bible Verses about Cessation

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Isaiah 16:10

And gladness is taken away and joy out of the fertile field; and in the vineyards there shall be no singing, neither shall there be rejoicing: the treaders shall tread out no wine in their presses; I have made their vintage song to cease.

Jeremiah 48:33

And joy and gladness shall be taken from the plentiful field and from the land of Moab; and I shall cause wine to cease from the winepresses; no one shall tread with song; their song shall be no song.

Nahum 2:13

Behold, I speak unto thee, saith the LORD of the hosts, and I will burn and reduce thy chariots into smoke, and the sword shall devour thy young lions; and I will cut off thy robbery from the earth, and the voice of thy ambassadors shall never be heard again.

Judges 15:7

And Samson said unto them, Though ye have done this, yet I will be avenged of you, and after that I will cease.

Ezekiel 34:10

Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Behold, I am against the shepherds; and I will require my flock at their hand and cause them to cease from feeding the flock; neither shall the shepherds feed themselves any longer; for I will deliver my flock from their mouth, and they shall no longer be food for them.

Hosea 7:4

They are all adulterers as an oven heated by the baker who shall cease from waking after he has kneaded the dough until it is leavened.

Genesis 29:35

And she conceived again and gave birth a son; and she said, Now I will praise the LORD; therefore she called his name Judah and stopped bearing children.

Genesis 30:9

When Leah saw that she had stopped bearing children, she took Zilpah, her maid and gave her Jacob to wife.

Numbers 8:25

And from the age of fifty years they shall return from their ministry unto the host and shall never serve again,

Proverbs 19:27

Cease, my son, to hear the teaching that induces one to deviate from the reasons of wisdom.

Hebrews 10:2

Otherwise, they would cease to offer them, because those that sacrifice, once purged, would have no more conscience of sin.

Jeremiah 7:34

Then I will cause to cease from the cities of Judah and from the streets of Jerusalem, the voice of mirth and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom, and the voice of the bride: for the land shall be desolate.

Jeremiah 16:9

For thus hath the LORD of the hosts, the God of Israel said: Behold, I will cause to cease in this place before your eyes and in your days, every voice of mirth and every voice of gladness, every voice of the bridegroom, and every voice of the bride.

Jeremiah 25:10

And I will cause them to lose the voice of mirth and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom, and the voice of the bride, the sound of the millstones, and the light of the lamp.

Revelation 18:23

and the light of a lamp shall shine no more at all in thee; and the voice of the bridegroom and of the bride shall be heard no more at all in thee: for thy merchants were the princes of the earth in whose witchcraft all the Gentiles have erred.

Ezekiel 26:13

And I will cause the noise of thy songs to cease; and the sound of thy harps shall no longer be heard.

Isaiah 24:8

The mirth of tambourines ceases; the noise of those that rejoice ends; the joy of the harp ceases.

Hosea 2:11

I will also cause all her mirth to cease, her feast, her new moon, and her sabbath, and all her festivities.

Lamentations 5:15

The joy of our heart is ceased; our dance is turned into mourning.

Amos 6:7

Therefore now they shall go captive with the first that go captive, and the banquet of those that stretched themselves upon their couches shall be removed.

Isaiah 14:4

that thou shalt take up this proverb against the king of Babylon and say, How has the oppressor ceased! The city that covets gold has ceased!

2 Samuel 2:28

So Joab blew the shofar, and all the people stood still and no longer pursued after Israel, neither did they fight any more.

1 Kings 22:33

And it came to pass, when the captains of the chariots perceived that it was not the king of Israel, that they turned back from pursuing him.

Jeremiah 51:30

The mighty men of Babylon have forborne to fight; they have remained in their holds; their might has failed; they became as women: the enemies have burned her dwellingplaces; they have broken her bars.

Luke 22:51

And Jesus answered and said, Suffer ye thus far. And he touched his ear and healed him.

Acts 21:32

who immediately took soldiers and centurions and ran down unto them; and when they saw the tribunal and the soldiers, they left off beating Paul.

2 Samuel 15:17

And the king went forth and all the people after him and stopped in a place that was far off.

Luke 7:14

And he came and touched the bier, and those that bore him stood still. And he said, Young man, I say unto thee, Arise.

Nahum 2:8

And Nineveh was of old like a pool of water; but now they flee away. Stand, stand, shall they cry; but no one looks back.

Matthew 2:9

When they had heard the king, they departed; and, behold, the star, which they had seen in the east, went before them until it arrived and stood over where the young child was.

Matthew 20:32

And Jesus stood still and called them and said, What desire ye that I shall do unto you?

Luke 18:40

And Jesus stopped and commanded him to be brought unto him, and when he was come near, he asked him,

Acts 8:38

And he commanded the chariot to stand still, and they went both down into the water, both Philip and the eunuch, and he baptized him.

Isaiah 1:16

Wash yourselves, make yourselves clean; put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes; cease to do evil;

Ezekiel 45:9

Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Let it suffice you, O princes of Israel, remove violence and spoil, and execute judgment and righteousness, take away your exactions from my people, said the Lord GOD.

Hosea 2:17

For I will take away the names of Baals out of her mouth, and they shall no longer be remembered by their name.

Ezekiel 23:48

Thus will I cause the lust to cease out of the land that all women may be taught not to do after your lewdness.

Ezekiel 16:41

And they shall burn thine houses with fire and execute judgments upon thee in the sight of many women; and I will cause thee to cease from playing the harlot, and thou also shalt give no hire any more.

Ezekiel 23:27

Thus will I make thy lewdness to cease from thee and thy whoredom of the land of Egypt, so that thou shalt not lift up thine eyes unto them, nor remember Egypt any more.

Mark 5:29

And straightway the fountain of her blood was dried up; and she felt in her body that she was healed of that plague.

Amos 7:5

Then said I, O Lord GOD, cease, I beseech thee; who shall raise up Jacob? for he is small.

Genesis 11:8

So the LORD scattered them abroad from there upon the face of all the earth, and they left off to build the city.

1 Kings 15:21

And when Baasha heard this, he left off building of Ramah and dwelt in Tirzah.

Nehemiah 4:11

And our adversaries said, They shall not know or see until we come in the midst among them and slay them and cause the work to cease.

Nehemiah 6:3

And I sent messengers unto them, saying, I am doing a great work so that I cannot come down; why should the work cease, whilst I leave it and come down to you?

Exodus 9:29

And Moses replied unto him, As soon as I am gone out of the city, I will extend my hands unto the LORD; and the thunder shall cease, neither shall there be any more hail; that thou may know how that the earth is the LORD's.

Exodus 9:33

And Moses went out from the presence of Pharaoh and out of the city and extended his hands unto the LORD; and the thunders and hail ceased, and the rain was not poured upon the earth.

Exodus 9:34

And when Pharaoh saw that the rain and the hail and the thunders were ceased, he persevered in his sin and hardened his heart, he and his slaves.

Exodus 8:15

But when Pharaoh saw that there was respite, he hardened his heart and did not hearken unto them as the LORD had said.

Mark 6:51

And he went up unto them into the ship, and the wind ceased; and they were sore amazed in themselves beyond measure and wondered.

Mark 4:39

And as he arose, he rebuked the wind and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.

Joshua 3:13

And when the soles of the feet of the priests that bear the ark of the LORD, the Lord of all the earth, shall rest in the waters of the Jordan, the waters of the Jordan shall be cut off; for the waters that come down from above shall stand in a heap.

Joshua 4:7

Then ye shall answer them, That the waters of Jordan were cut off before the ark of the covenant of the LORD; when it passed the Jordan, the waters of the Jordan were cut off; and these stones shall be for a memorial unto the sons of Israel for ever.

2 Kings 4:6

And when the vessels were full, she said unto her son, Bring me yet another vessel. And he said unto her, There are no more vessels. Then the oil stopped flowing.

Joshua 5:12

And the manna ceased on the next day after they had begun to eat of the fruit of the land; and the sons of Israel never had manna again; but they ate of the fruits of the land of Canaan that year.

Numbers 16:48

And he stood between the dead and the living; and the plague was stayed.

Numbers 16:50

And Aaron returned unto Moses unto the door of the tabernacle of the testimony, when the plague was stayed.

Psalm 106:30

Then Phinehas stood up and executed judgment, and so the plague was stayed.

Ezekiel 12:23

Tell them therefore, Thus hath the Lord GOD said: I will make this saying to cease, and they shall not repeat this as a saying in Israel but say unto them, Those days have drawn nigh, and the fulfillment of every vision.

Ezekiel 18:3

As I live, said the Lord GOD, ye shall never again have reason to use this saying in Israel.

Ezekiel 12:24

For there shall no longer be any vain vision or flattering divination within the house of Israel.

Ezekiel 7:24

Therefore I will bring the worst of all the Gentiles, and they shall possess their houses; I will also cause the arrogance of the strong to cease; and their sanctuaries shall be defiled.

Ezekiel 30:18

At Tehaphnehes also the day shall be darkened, when I shall break there the yokes of Egypt; and the pride of her strength shall cease in her; as for her, a cloud shall cover her, and the inhabitants of her villages shall go into captivity.

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Feast of jubilee » Enactments respecting » Cessation » Labor

Leviticus 25:11

A jubilee shall that fiftieth year be unto you; ye shall not sow nor reap that which grows of itself in it nor fence in thy consecrated vine.

Feast of sabbatical year » Enactments respecting » Cessation » Labor

Leviticus 25:4-5

but the seventh year the land shall have a sabbath of rest, a sabbath unto the LORD: thou shalt neither sow thy field nor prune thy vineyard. That which grows of its own accord in thy land that was harvested, thou shalt not reap; neither fence in the grapes of thy consecrated vine; for it is a year of rest unto the land.

Menstruation » Cessation