And gladness is taken away, and joy out of the plentiful field; and in the vineyards there shall be no singing, neither shall there be shouting: the treaders shall tread out no wine in their presses; I have made their vintage shouting to cease.
And joy and gladness is taken from the plentiful field, and from the land of Moab; and I have caused wine to fail from the winepresses: none shall tread with shouting; their shouting shall be no shouting.
Behold, I am against you, says the LORD of hosts, and I will burn her chariots in the smoke, and the sword shall devour your young lions: and I will cut off your prey from the earth, and the voice of your messengers shall no more be heard.
And Samson said unto them, Though you have done this, yet will I be avenged of you, and after that I will cease.
Thus says the Lord GOD; 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 more; for I will deliver my flock from their mouth, that they may not be food for them.
They are all adulterers, as an oven heated by the baker, who ceases to stir the fire after he has kneaded the dough, until it is leavened.
Now Abraham and Sarah were old and well stricken in age; and it ceased to be with Sarah after the manner of women.
And she conceived again, and bore a son: and she said, Now will I praise the LORD: therefore she called his name Judah; and ceased bearing.
When Leah saw that she had ceased bearing, she took Zilpah her maid, and gave her to Jacob as his wife.
And from the age of fifty years they shall cease waiting upon the service thereof, and shall serve no more:
Cease, my son, to hear the instruction that causes to stray from the words of knowledge.
For then would they not have ceased to be offered? because the worshipers once purged should have had no more consciousness of sins.
Then will I 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.
For thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Behold, I will cause to cease out of this place in your eyes, and in your days, the voice of mirth, and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom, and the voice of the bride.
Moreover I will take from them 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.
And the light of a lamp shall shine no more at all in you; and the voice of the bridegroom and of the bride shall be heard no more at all in you: for your merchants were the great men of the earth; for by your sorceries were all nations deceived.
And I will cause the noise of your songs to cease; and the sound of your harps shall be no more heard.
The mirth of timbrels ceases, the noise of them that rejoice ends, the joy of the harp ceases.
I will also cause all her mirth to cease, her feast days, her new moons, and her sabbaths, and all her solemn feasts.
The joy of our heart has ceased; our dance has turned into mourning.
Therefore now shall they go captive with the first that go captive, and the banquet of them that stretched themselves shall be removed.
That you shall take up this proverb against the king of Babylon, and say, How has the oppressor ceased! the golden city ceased!
2 Samuel 2:28
So Joab blew a trumpet, and all the people stood still, and pursued after Israel no more, neither fought they 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.
The mighty men of Babylon have ceased to fight, they have remained in their strongholds: their might has failed; they became as women: they have burned her dwelling places; her bars are broken.
And Jesus answered and said, No more of this. And he touched his ear, and healed him.
Who immediately took soldiers and centurions, and ran down unto them: and when they saw the chief captain and the soldiers, they stopped beating Paul.
2 Samuel 15:17
And the king went forth, and all the people after him, and tarried in a place that was far off.
And he came and touched the coffin: and they that bore him stood still. And he said, Young man, I say unto you, Arise.
Though Nineveh was of old like a pool of water: yet they shall flee away. Stand, stand, shall they cry; but none shall look back.
When they had heard the king, they departed; and, lo, the star, which they saw in the east, went before them, till it came and stood over where the young child was.
And Jesus stood still, and called them, and said, What will you that I shall do unto you?
And Jesus stood, and commanded him to be brought unto him: and when he came near, he asked him,
And he commanded the chariot to stand still: and they went down both into the water, both Philip and the eunuch; and he baptized him.
Wash you, make yourself clean; put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes; cease to do evil;
Thus says the Lord GOD; Enough, O princes of Israel: remove violence and plunder, and execute justice and righteousness, take away your evictions of my people, says the Lord GOD.
For I will take away the names of Baalim out of her mouth, and they shall no more be remembered by their name.
Thus will I cause lewdness to cease out of the land, that all women may be taught not to do after your lewdness.
And they shall burn your houses with fire, and execute judgments upon you in the sight of many women: and I will cause you to cease from playing the harlot, and you also shall give no hire any more.
Thus will I make your lewdness to cease from you, and your harlotry brought from the land of Egypt: so that you shall not lift up your eyes unto them, nor remember Egypt anymore.
And immediately the fountain of her blood was dried up; and she felt in her body that she was healed of that disease.
Then said I, O Lord GOD, cease, I beseech you: by whom shall Jacob arise? for he is small.
So the LORD scattered them abroad from there upon the face of all the earth: and they left off building the city.
1 Kings 15:21
And it came to pass, when Baasha heard of it, that he stopped building Ramah, and dwelt in Tirzah.
And our adversaries said, They shall not know, neither see, till we come in the midst among them, and slay them, and cause the work to cease.
And I sent messengers unto them, saying, I am doing a great work, so that I cannot come down: why should the work cease, while I leave it, and come down to you?
And Moses said unto him, As soon as I am gone out of the city, I will stretch forth my hands unto the LORD; and the thunder shall cease, neither shall there be any more hail; that you may know that the earth is the LORD's.
And Moses went out of the city from Pharaoh, and stretched forth his hands unto the LORD: and the thunders and hail ceased, and the rain was not poured upon the earth.
And when Pharaoh saw that the rain and the hail and the thunders were ceased, he sinned yet more, and hardened his heart, he and his servants.
But when Pharaoh saw that there was a respite, he hardened his heart, and hearkened not unto them; as the LORD had said.
So they took up Jonah, and cast him forth into the sea: and the sea ceased from its raging.
And he went up unto them into the ship; and the wind ceased: and they were much amazed in themselves beyond measure, and wondered.
And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.
And it shall come to pass, as soon as the soles of the feet of the priests that bore the ark of the LORD, the Lord of all the earth, shall rest in the waters of Jordan, that the waters of Jordan shall be cut off from the waters that come down from above; and they shall stand in a heap.
Then you shall answer them, That the waters of Jordan were cut off before the ark of the covenant of the LORD; when it passed over Jordan, the waters of Jordan were cut off: and these stones shall be for a memorial unto the children of Israel forever.
Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable, which refuses to be healed? will you be altogether unto me as a deceitful brook, and as waters that fail?
2 Kings 4:6
And it came to pass, when the vessels were full, that she said unto her son, Bring me yet a vessel. And he said unto her, There is not a vessel more. And the oil stopped flowing.
And the manna ceased the next day after they had eaten of the old grain of the land; neither had the children of Israel manna any more; but they did eat of the fruit of the land of Canaan that year.
And he stood between the dead and the living; and the plague was stopped.
And Aaron returned unto Moses to the door of the tabernacle of meeting: and the plague was stopped.
Then stood up Phinehas, and executed judgment: and so the plague was stayed.
Tell them therefore, Thus says the Lord GOD; I will make this proverb to cease, and they shall no more use it as a proverb in Israel; but say unto them, The days are at hand, and the fulfillment of every vision.
As I live, says the Lord GOD, you shall not have occasion any more to use this proverb in Israel.
For there shall be no more any false vision nor flattering divination within the house of Israel.
1 Corinthians 13:8
Love never fails: but whether there be prophecies, they shall fail; whether there be tongues, they shall cease; whether there be knowledge, it shall vanish away.
Therefore I will bring the worst of the nations, and they shall possess their houses: I will also make the pomp of the strong to cease; and their holy places shall be defiled.
At Tehaphnehes also the day shall be darkened, when I shall break there the yokes of Egypt: and the pomp of her strength shall cease in her: as for her, a cloud shall cover her, and her daughters shall go into captivity.