25 Bible Verses about People Going Before
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The disciples asked him, "Why then do the experts in the law say that Elijah must come first?"
Then they asked him, "Why do the experts in the law say that Elijah must come first?"
He said to them, "Elijah does indeed come first, and restores all things. And why is it written that the Son of Man must suffer many things and be despised?
And he will go as forerunner before the Lord in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn the hearts of the fathers back to their children and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just, to make ready for the Lord a people prepared for him."
You yourselves can testify that I said, 'I am not the Christ,' but rather, 'I have been sent before him.'
And you, child, will be called the prophet of the Most High. For you will go before the Lord to prepare his ways,
This is the one about whom it is written, 'Look, I am sending my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way before you.'
Which of the two did his father's will?" They said, "The first." Jesus said to them, "I tell you the truth, tax collectors and prostitutes will go ahead of you into the kingdom of God!
The sick man answered him, "Sir, I have no one to put me into the pool when the water is stirred up. While I am trying to get into the water, someone else goes down there before me."
For we tell you this by the word of the Lord, that we who are alive, who are left until the coming of the Lord, will surely not go ahead of those who have fallen asleep.
After this the Lord appointed seventy-two others and sent them on ahead of him two by two into every town and place where he himself was about to go.
He sent messengers on ahead of him. As they went along, they entered a Samaritan village to make things ready in advance for him,
Therefore I thought it necessary to urge these brothers to go to you in advance and to arrange ahead of time the generous contribution you had promised, so this may be ready as a generous gift and not as something you feel forced to do.
Let my lord go on ahead of his servant. I will travel more slowly, at the pace of the herds and the children, until I come to my lord at Seir."
While they were going down to the edge of town, Samuel said to Saul, "Tell the servant to go on ahead of us." So he did. Samuel then said, "You remain here awhile, so I can inform you of God's message."
who will go out before them, and who will come in before them, and who will lead them out, and who will bring them in, so that the community of the Lord may not be like sheep that have no shepherd."
Commission Joshua, and encourage and strengthen him, because he will lead these people over and will enable them to inherit the land you will see."
"When the leaders took the lead in Israel, When the people answered the call to war -- Praise the Lord!
I will remember and weep! For I was once walking along with the great throng to the temple of God, shouting and giving thanks along with the crowd as we celebrated the holy festival.
When he has brought all his own sheep out, he goes ahead of them, and the sheep follow him because they recognize his voice.
Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go ahead of him to the other side, while he dispersed the crowds.
Both those who went ahead and those who followed kept shouting, "Hosanna! Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord!
These had gone on ahead and were waiting for us in Troas.
We went on ahead to the ship and put out to sea for Assos, intending to take Paul aboard there, for he had arranged it this way. He himself was intending to go there by land.
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