Individuals Being Silent

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Genesis 24:21

And the man wondering at her held his peace, to learn whether the LORD had made his journey prosperous or not.

Genesis 34:5

And Jacob heard that he had defiled Dinah his daughter: now his sons were with his cattle in the field: and Jacob held his peace until they were come.

1 Samuel 20:26

Nevertheless Saul spoke not any thing that day: for he thought, Something has befallen him, he is not clean; surely he is not clean.

Leviticus 10:3

Then Moses said unto Aaron, This is it that the LORD spoke, saying, I will be sanctified in them that come near me, and before all the people I will be glorified. And Aaron held his peace.

Ruth 1:18

When she saw that she was steadfastly minded to go with her, then she ceased speaking unto her.

1 Samuel 10:27

But some worthless fellows said, How shall this man save us? And they despised him, and brought him no presents. But he held his peace.

1 Samuel 14:39

For, as the LORD lives, who saves Israel, though it be in Jonathan my son, he shall surely die. But there was not a man among all the people that answered him.

2 Samuel 13:20

And Absalom her brother said unto her, Hath Amnon your brother been with you? but hold now your peace, my sister: he is your brother; regard not this thing. So Tamar remained desolate in her brother Absalom's house.

2 Samuel 13:22

And Absalom spoke unto his brother Amnon neither good nor bad: for Absalom hated Amnon, because he had forced his sister Tamar.

1 Kings 18:21

And Elijah came unto all the people, and said, How long do you halt between two opinions? if the LORD is God, follow him: but if Baal, then follow him. And the people answered him not a word.

2 Kings 18:36

But the people held their peace, and answered him not a word: for the king's commandment was, Answer him not.

Isaiah 36:21

But they held their peace, and answered him not a word: for the king's commandment was, saying, Answer him not.

Lamentations 2:10

The elders of the daughter of Zion sit upon the ground, and keep silence: they have cast up dust upon their heads; they have girded themselves with sackcloth: the virgins of Jerusalem hang down their heads to the ground.

Mark 3:4

And he said unto them, Is it lawful to do good on the sabbath days, or to do evil? to save life, or to kill? But they held their peace.

Luke 14:4

And they held their peace. And he took him, and healed him, and let him go;

Luke 20:26

And they could not take hold of his words before the people: and they marveled at his answer, and held their peace.

Mark 9:34

But they held their peace: for on the way they had disputed among themselves, who should be the greatest.

Acts 15:12

Then all the multitude kept silence, and listened to Barnabas and Paul declaring what miracles and wonders God had done among the Gentiles by them.

Acts 22:2

(And when they heard that he spoke in the Hebrew tongue to them, they kept the more silence: and he said,)

Job 29:9

The princes refrained from talking, and laid their hand on their mouth.

Job 29:10

The nobles held their peace, and their tongue cleaved to the roof of their mouth.

Job 29:22

After my words they spoke not again; and my speech dropped upon them.

Job 29:21

Unto me men gave ear, and waited, and kept silence at my counsel.

Psalm 38:13

But I, as a deaf man, heard not; and I was as a dumb man that opens not his mouth.

Psalm 39:9

I was dumb, I opened not my mouth; because you did it.

Psalm 39:1

[To the Chief Musician. To Jeduthun. A Psalm of David.] I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked are before me.

Psalm 39:2

I was dumb with silence, I held my peace, even from good; and my sorrow was stirred.

Job 2:13

So they sat down with him upon the ground seven days and seven nights, and none spoke a word unto him: for they saw that his grief was very great.

Job 32:1

So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

John 4:27

And upon this came his disciples, and marveled that he talked with the woman: yet no man said, What seek you? or, Why talk you with her?

John 7:26

But, lo, he speaks boldly, and they say nothing unto him. Do the rulers know indeed that this is the very Christ?

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