Most Relevant Verses
As for God, his way is perfect. The word of Yahweh is tried. He is a shield to all those who take refuge in him.
He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in their hearts, yet so that man can't find out the work that God has done from the beginning even to the end.
My times are in your hand. Deliver me from the hand of my enemies, and from those who persecute me.
Thus says Yahweh, "In an acceptable time have I answered you, and in a day of salvation have I helped you; and I will preserve you, and give you for a covenant of the people, to raise up the land, to make them inherit the desolate heritage:
For everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under heaven:
which in its own times he will show, who is the blessed and only Ruler, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;
for he says, "At an acceptable time I listened to you, in a day of salvation I helped you." Behold, now is the acceptable time. Behold, now is the day of salvation.
to an administration of the fullness of the times, to sum up all things in Christ, the things in the heavens, and the things on the earth, in him;
But when the fullness of the time came, God sent out his Son, born to a woman, born under the law,
"For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways," says Yahweh.
He said to them, "It isn't for you to know times or seasons which the Father has set within his own authority.
I said, "I will watch my ways, so that I don't sin with my tongue. I will keep my mouth with a bridle while the wicked is before me."
Joy comes to a man with the reply of his mouth. How good is a word at the right time!
You are the God who does wonders. You have made your strength known among the peoples.
For man also doesn't know his time. As the fish that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare, even so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falls suddenly on them.
It happened at the time of the offering of the offering, that Elijah the prophet came near, and said, "Yahweh, the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Israel, let it be known this day that you are God in Israel, and that I am your servant, and that I have done all these things at your word.
But no one knows of that day and hour, not even the angels of heaven, but my Father only.
The secret things belong to Yahweh our God; but the things that are revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may do all the words of this law.
But don't forget this one thing, beloved, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.
For the vision is yet for the appointed time, and it hurries toward the end, and won't prove false. Though it takes time, wait for it; because it will surely come. It won't delay.
I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill; but time and chance happen to them all.
Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time;
and will dash you and your children within you to the ground. They will not leave in you one stone on another, because you didn't know the time of your visitation."
Yes, the stork in the sky knows her appointed times; and the turtledove and the swallow and the crane observe the time of their coming; but my people don't know Yahweh's law.
Of the children of Issachar, men who had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do, the heads of them were two hundred; and all their brothers were at their commandment.
Haman recounted to Zeresh his wife and all his friends everything that had happened to him. Then his wise men and Zeresh his wife said to him, "If Mordecai, before whom you have begun to fall, is of Jewish descent, you will not prevail against him, but you will surely fall before him."
- Timing (3 instances)