Even zeal is not good without knowledge,
and the one who acts hastily sins.
Don’t let your spirit rush to be angry,
for anger abides in the heart of fools.
So Abraham hurried into the tent and said to Sarah, “Quick! Knead three measures of fine flour and make bread.”
Meanwhile, Abraham ran to the herd and got a tender, choice calf. He gave it to a young man, who hurried to prepare it.
She replied, “Drink, my lord.” She quickly lowered her jug to her hand and gave him a drink.
She quickly lowered her jug from her shoulder and said, ‘Drink, and I’ll water your camels also.’ So I drank, and she also watered the camels.
She quickly emptied her jug into the trough and hurried to the well again to draw water. She drew water for all his camels
Joseph hurried out because he was overcome with emotion for his brother, and he was about to weep. He went into an inner room to weep.
So each one quickly lowered his sack to the ground and opened it.
Pharaoh urgently sent for Moses and Aaron and said, “I have sinned against Yahweh your God and against you.
Here is how you must eat it: you must be dressed for travel, your sandals on your feet, and your staff in your hand. You are to eat it in a hurry; it is the Lord’s Passover.
Moses immediately bowed down to the ground and worshiped.
You must not eat leavened bread with it. For seven days you are to eat unleavened bread with it, the bread of hardship—because you left the land of Egypt in a hurry—so that you may remember for the rest of your life the day you left the land of Egypt.
The priests carrying the ark continued standing in the middle of the Jordan until everything was completed that the Lord had commanded Joshua to tell the people, in keeping with all that Moses had commanded Joshua. The people hurried across,
1 Samuel 21:8
David said to Ahimelech, “Do you have a spear or sword on hand? I didn’t even bring my sword or my weapons since the king’s mission was urgent.”
1 Samuel 23:26
Saul went along one side of the mountain and David and his men went along the other side. Even though David was hurrying to get away from Saul, Saul and his men were closing in on David and his men to capture them.
1 Samuel 25:18
Abigail hurried, taking 200 loaves of bread, two skins of wine, five butchered sheep, a bushel of roasted grain, 100 clusters of raisins, and 200 cakes of pressed figs, and loaded them on donkeys.
2 Samuel 19:16
Shimei son of Gera, a Benjaminite from Bahurim, hurried down with the men of Judah to meet King David.
2 Samuel 19:17
There were 1,000 men from Benjamin with him. Ziba, an attendant from the house of Saul, with his 15 sons and 20 servants also rushed down to the Jordan ahead of the king.
1 Kings 12:18
Then King Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was in charge of forced labor, but all Israel stoned him to death. King Rehoboam managed to get into the chariot and flee to Jerusalem.
2 Kings 7:15
So they followed them as far as the Jordan. They saw that the whole way was littered with clothes and equipment the Arameans had thrown off in their haste. The messengers returned and told the king.
As soon as the text of King Artaxerxes’ letter was read to Rehum, Shimshai the scribe, and their colleagues, they immediately went to the Jews in Jerusalem and forcibly stopped them.
Then Arioch quickly brought Daniel before the king and said to him, “I have found a man among the Judean exiles who can let the king know the interpretation.”
Then King Nebuchadnezzar jumped up in alarm. He said to his advisers, “Didn’t we throw three men, bound, into the fire?”“Yes, of course, Your Majesty,” they replied to the king.
At the first light of dawn the king got up and hurried to the lions’ den.
He prayed to the Lord: “Please, Lord, isn’t this what I said while I was still in my own country? That’s why I fled toward Tarshish in the first place. I knew that You are a merciful and compassionate God, slow to become angry, rich in faithful love, and One who relents from sending disaster.
He gives orders to his officers;
they stumble as they advance.
They race to its wall;
the protective shield is set in place.
In those days Mary set out and hurried to a town in the hill country of Judah
They hurried off and found both Mary and Joseph, and the baby who was lying in the feeding trough.
Immediately she hurried to the king and said, “I want you to give me John the Baptist’s head on a platter—right now!”
So he quickly came down and welcomed Him joyfully.
For Paul had decided to sail past Ephesus so he would not have to spend time in Asia, because he was hurrying to be in Jerusalem, if possible, for the day of Pentecost.