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Theasaurus: Dancing

14 Bible Verses about Dancing

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Ecclesiastes 3:4

a time to weep and a time to laugh;
a time to mourn and a time to dance;

Jeremiah 31:13

Then the young woman will rejoice with dancing,
while young and old men rejoice together.
I will turn their mourning into joy,
give them consolation,
and bring happiness out of grief.

Psalm 150:1-6

Hallelujah!
Praise God in His sanctuary.
Praise Him in His mighty heavens. Praise Him for His powerful acts;
praise Him for His abundant greatness. Praise Him with trumpet blast;
praise Him with harp and lyre.read more.
Praise Him with tambourine and dance;
praise Him with flute and strings. Praise Him with resounding cymbals;
praise Him with clashing cymbals. Let everything that breathes praise the Lord.
Hallelujah!

Jeremiah 31:4

Again I will build you so that you will be rebuilt,
Virgin Israel.
You will take up your tambourines again
and go out in joyful dancing.

Job 21:11

They let their little ones run around like lambs;
their children skip about,

Judges 11:34

When Jephthah went to his home in Mizpah, there was his daughter, coming out to meet him with tambourines and dancing! She was his only child; he had no other son or daughter besides her.

Exodus 15:20-21

Then Miriam the prophetess, Aaron’s sister, took a tambourine in her hand, and all the women followed her with their tambourines and danced. Miriam sang to them:Sing to the Lord,
for He is highly exalted;
He has thrown the horse
and its rider into the sea.

Psalm 100:1-5

A psalm of thanksgiving.Shout triumphantly to the Lord, all the earth. Serve the Lord with gladness;
come before Him with joyful songs. Acknowledge that Yahweh is God.
He made us, and we are His —
His people, the sheep of His pasture.read more.
Enter His gates with thanksgiving
and His courts with praise.
Give thanks to Him and praise His name. For Yahweh is good, and His love is eternal;
His faithfulness endures through all generations.

Exodus 15:20

Then Miriam the prophetess, Aaron’s sister, took a tambourine in her hand, and all the women followed her with their tambourines and danced.

1 Chronicles 15:29

As the ark of the covenant of the Lord was entering the city of David, Saul’s daughter Michal looked down from the window and saw King David dancing and celebrating, and she despised him in her heart.

From Thematic Bible


Dancing » Worldly

Job 21:11

They let their little ones run around like lambs;
their children skip about,

1 Samuel 30:16

So he led him, and there were the Amalekites, spread out over the entire area, eating, drinking, and celebrating because of the great amount of plunder they had taken from the land of the Philistines and the land of Judah.

Judges 11:34

When Jephthah went to his home in Mizpah, there was his daughter, coming out to meet him with tambourines and dancing! She was his only child; he had no other son or daughter besides her.

Judges 21:21

Watch, and when you see the young women of Shiloh come out to perform the dances, each of you leave the vineyards and catch a wife for yourself from the young women of Shiloh, and go to the land of Benjamin.

Dancing » Before the lord

Exodus 15:20

Then Miriam the prophetess, Aaron’s sister, took a tambourine in her hand, and all the women followed her with their tambourines and danced.

Dancing » Herodias dances in the presence of herod (antipas)

Matthew 14:6

But when Herod’s birthday celebration came, Herodias’s daughter danced before them and pleased Herod.

Mark 6:22

When Herodias’s own daughter came in and danced, she pleased Herod and his guests. The king said to the girl, “Ask me whatever you want, and I’ll give it to you.”

Dancing » Idolatrous

Exodus 32:25

Moses saw that the people were out of control, for Aaron had let them get out of control, resulting in weakness before their enemies.

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