Individuals Being Silent

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Genesis 24:21

And the man [was] gazing at her silently to know [if] Yahweh had made his journey successful or not.

Genesis 34:5

And Jacob heard that Dinah his daughter had been defiled, but his sons were with his flocks in the field. And Jacob kept silent until they came.

1 Samuel 20:26

But Saul said nothing on that day, for he thought, "{Something happened to him}. He [is] not [ceremonially] clean; surely he [is] not clean."

Leviticus 10:3

Therefore Moses said to Aaron, "This [is] what Yahweh spoke, saying, 'Among those who are close to me I will show myself holy, and {in the presence of} all the people I will display my glory.'" So Aaron was silent.

Ruth 1:18

[When Naomi] saw that she was determined to go with her, {she said no more}.

1 Samuel 10:27

However, some {worthless men} said, "How can this [man] deliver us?" So they despised him and brought no gift to him, but he kept silent.

1 Samuel 14:39

For as Yahweh lives, who delivers Israel, [I swear] that even if it [is] in Jonathan my son, {he will certainly die}!" But nobody from all the army answered him.

2 Samuel 13:20

Absalom her brother said to her, "[Was] Amnon your brother with you? But now, my sister, be quiet; he [is] your brother. {Do not take this matter to heart}." So Tamar remained a desolate woman in the house of Absalom her brother.

2 Samuel 13:22

Absalom did not speak with Amnon {either bad or good}, for Absalom hated Amnon {over the matter when} he raped Tamar his sister.

1 Kings 18:21

Elijah approached to all the people and said, "How long [will] you [go] limping over two opinions? If Yahweh [is] God, go after him; but if Baal, go after him." But the people did not answer him a word.

2 Kings 18:36

The people were silent, and they did not answer him a word, for the command of that king was saying, "You shall not answer him."

Isaiah 36:21

But they were silent and did not answer him a word, for the command of the king was, "You must not answer him."

Lamentations 2:10

They sit on the ground, the elders of the daughter of Zion are silent. They cast dust on their head, they have put on sackcloth; the young women of Jerusalem have bowed their head down to the ground.

Luke 14:4

But they remained silent. And he took hold of [him] [and] healed him, and sent [him] away.

Luke 20:26

And they were not able to catch [him] in a statement in the sight of the people, and astonished at his answer, they became silent.

Mark 9:34

But they were silent, because they had argued with one another on the way [about] who [was] greatest.

Acts 15:12

And the whole group became silent and listened to Barnabas and Paul describing all the signs and wonders God had done among the Gentiles through them.

Acts 22:2

And [when they] heard that he was addressing them in the Aramaic language, {they became even more silent}. And he said,

Job 29:9

Officials refrained from talking, and they laid [their] hand on their mouth.

Job 29:10

[The] voices of nobles were hushed, and their tongue stuck to their palate.

Job 29:22

After my word, they did not speak again, and my word dropped down [like dew] upon them.

Job 29:21

"They listened to me and waited, and they kept silent for my counsel.

Psalm 38:13

But as for me, like [the] deaf I cannot hear, and [I am] like [the] mute [who] cannot open his mouth.

Psalm 39:9

I am mute. I do not open my mouth, for you, yourself, have done [it].

Psalm 39:1

I said, "I will guard my ways {that I may not sin} with my tongue. I will keep a muzzle over my mouth as long as [the] wicked [are] before me."

Psalm 39:2

I was mute [with] silence. I was silent [even] from [saying] good [things], and my pain was stirred up.

Job 2:13

Then they sat with him on the ground [for] seven days and seven nights, but no one spoke a word to him because they saw that {his} suffering was very great.

Job 32:1

Then these three men ceased from answering Job because he [was] righteous in his [own] eyes.

John 4:27

And at this [point] his disciples came, and they were astonished that he was speaking with a woman. However, no one said, "What do you seek?" or "Why are you speaking with her?"

John 7:26

And behold, he is speaking openly and they are saying nothing to him! Can it be that the rulers truly know that this man is the Christ?

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