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29 Bible Verses about Peoples Who Fled

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Isaiah 2:19

"They will enter caverns in the rocks and holes in the ground to escape the presence of the terror of the LORD, to escape the splendor of his majesty when he arises to terrify the earth.

Genesis 14:10

Now the Valley of Siddim was full of tar pits, so when the kings of Sodom and Gomorrah fled, some of their people fell into them, while the rest fled to the hill country.

Exodus 9:20

Whoever feared the message from the LORD among Pharaoh's officials made his servants and livestock flee into shelters.

Exodus 14:27

Moses stretched out his hand over the sea, and the water returned to its normal depth at daybreak. The Egyptians tried to retreat in front of the advancing water, but the LORD destroyed the Egyptians in the middle of the sea.

1 Chronicles 8:13

Beriah and Shema, leaders of ancestral households in Aijalon who put to flight the inhabitants of Gath,

1 Chronicles 12:15

These men crossed the Jordan in the first month of the year during flood season and chased out everyone in the valleys, to the east and to the west.

Isaiah 21:15

For he has fled from swords, from the drawn sword, from the bent bow, and from the heat of battle."

Jeremiah 50:28

"The sound of fugitives and refugees will come from the land of Babylon to declare in Zion the vengeance of the LORD our God, vengeance for his Temple.

2 Samuel 10:14

When the Ammonites saw the Arameans retreating, they also retreated from Abishai back to the city. Then Joab broke off his attack against the Ammonites and went back to Jerusalem.

1 Chronicles 19:15

When the Ammonites saw the Arameans retreating, they also retreated from Joab's brother Abishai back to the city and Joab left for Jerusalem.

2 Samuel 10:13

So Joab and the soldiers who were with him attacked the Arameans in battle formation, and the Arameans retreated in front of him.

2 Samuel 10:18

But the Arameans retreated from Israel, and David's forces killed 700 of their charioteers, 40,000 soldiers, and mortally wounded Shobach, the commander of their army. As a result, Shobach died there.

1 Kings 20:20

Each man struck down his opponent, and the Arameans ran away with Israel in pursuit. King Ben-hadad of Aram escaped on horseback with the help of his cavalry.

1 Kings 20:30

The rest of the Aramean army retreated into Aphek, but the city wall collapsed on 27,000 soldiers who had taken shelter there. Ben-hadad himself ran away and hid inside a closet somewhere in the city.

2 Kings 7:7

So the Arameans got up and ran away in the gathering darkness. They left behind their tents, horses, and donkeys just as they were and fled for their lives!

1 Chronicles 19:14

So Joab and the soldiers who were with him attacked the Arameans in battle formation, and the Arameans retreated in front of him.

1 Chronicles 19:18

The Arameans retreated from Israel, and David's forces killed 7,000 Aramean charioteers, 40,000 soldiers, and Shophach, the commander of their army.

Jeremiah 46:5

Why am I seeing this? They're terrified, they have turned back. Their warriors are crushed, and they take flight. They don't look back. Terror is on every side," declares the LORD.

Judges 7:21

They stood up, each soldier in his assigned place surrounding the encampment, and the entire army ran away, sounding the alarm to retreat.

2 Kings 3:24

But when the Moabites arrived at the Israeli encampment, the Israelis got up and attacked them. The Moabites ran away from the Israelis, who followed them into the land as they continued their pursuit against Moab.

Isaiah 15:5

My heart cries out over Moab; her fugitives flee as far as Zoar, as far as Eglath-shelishiyah. For at the ascent to Luhith they go up weeping; on the road to Horonaim they raise a cry of destruction.

1 Samuel 14:22

All the Israelis who had been hiding in the hill country of Ephraim heard that the Philistines were fleeing, and even they pursued the Philistines in the battle.

1 Samuel 17:51

David ran and stood over the Philistine. He took the Philistine's sword, pulled it from its sheath, killed him, and then he cut off his head with it. When the Philistines saw that their champion was dead, they fled.

1 Samuel 19:8

The war continued and David went out to fight against the Philistines. He thoroughly defeated them, and they fled before David.

Nahum 2:8

Nineveh is a reservoir whose water is draining away. "Wait! Wait!" they cry, yet not even one person looks back.

Psalm 48:5

they looked and were awestruck; they became afraid and ran away.

Psalm 68:12

"Kings of armies retreat and flee, while the lady of the house divides the spoil.

Joshua 10:16

Meanwhile, the five kings had fled and hidden themselves inside a cave at Makkedah.

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