1 Peter 1:13
Wherefore, having girded up the loins of your mind, be sober and hope with perfect stedfastness in the grace which will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ;
and let them be ready for the third day; for on the third day Jehovah will come down before the eyes of all the people on mount Sinai.
And he said to the people, Be ready for the third day; do not come near your wives.
And be ready for the morning, and go up in the morning to mount Sinai, and stand there before me on the top of the mountain.
1 Kings 18:46
And the hand of Jehovah was upon Elijah; and he girded up his loins, and ran before Ahab to the entrance of Jizreel.
Gird up now thy loins like a man; and I will demand of thee, and inform thou me.
Gird up now thy loins like a man: I will demand of thee, and inform thou me.
2 Kings 4:29
And he said to Gehazi, Gird up thy loins, and take my staff in thy hand, and go thy way. If thou meet any man, salute him not, and if any salute thee, answer him not again; and lay my staff upon the face of the lad.
2 Kings 9:1
And Elisha the prophet called one of the sons of the prophets, and said to him, Gird up thy loins, and take this vial of oil in thy hand, and go to Ramoth-Gilead.
Jehovah hath made bare his holy arm in the sight of all the nations; and all the ends of the earth shall see the salvation of our God.
That disciple therefore whom Jesus loved says to Peter, It is the Lord. Simon Peter therefore, having heard that it was the Lord, girded his overcoat on him (for he was naked), and cast himself into the sea;
They have blown the trumpet and made all ready, but none goeth to the battle; for my fierce anger is upon all the multitude thereof.
Prepare thy work without, and put thy field in order, and afterwards build thy house.
Be thou prepared, and prepare for thyself thou, and all thine assemblage that are assembled unto thee, and be thou a guard unto them.
He that dasheth in pieces is come up against thy face: keep the fortress, watch the way, make thy loins strong, fortify thy power mightily.
but the prudent took oil in their vessels with their torches.
and he will shew you a large upper room furnished ready. There make ready for us.
Now therefore do ye with the council make a representation to the chiliarch so that he may bring him down to you, as about to determine more precisely what concerns him, and we, before he draws near, are ready to kill him.
Put them in mind to be subject to rulers, to authorities, to be obedient to rule, to be ready to do every good work,
that the goat may bear upon him all their iniquities to a land apart from men; and he shall send away the goat into the wilderness.
Do not thou then be persuaded by them, for there lie in wait for him of them more than forty men, who have put themselves under a curse neither to eat nor drink till they kill him; and now they are ready waiting the promise from thee.
And the seven angels who had the seven trumpets prepared themselves that they might sound with their trumpets.
And the four angels were loosed, who are prepared for the hour and day and month and year, that they might slay the third part of men;