1 Kings 20:31
"Look, now," his advisors suggested, "we've heard that the Israeli kings are merciful. So let's clothe ourselves with sackcloth, tie our hair back with ropes, and go out to the king of Israel. Maybe he'll spare your life."
the hangings for the court, its pillars, its sockets, the screen for the gate of the court, its cords, its pegs, all the furnishings for the service of the tent, for the Tent of Meeting,
"Enlarge the location of your tent, let the curtains of your dwellings be stretched wide, and don't hold back. Lengthen your cords; strengthen your stakes.
The ship's crew pulled it up on deck and used ropes to brace the ship. Fearing that they would hit the large sandbank near Libya, they lowered the sail and drifted along.
2 Samuel 17:13
If he escapes into a city, we'll bring ropes to that city and tear it down! We won't leave a single stone left in the valley!"
Don't let the archer bend the bow; don't let him rise up in his armor. Don't spare her young men. Completely destroy her entire army.
So she let them down by a rope through the window, since her house was built into the town wall where she lived.
1 Samuel 19:12
So Michal let David down through the window, and he escaped and fled.
So they threw Jeremiah into a cistern that belonged to the king's son Malchijah and was located in the courtyard of the guard. When they let Jeremiah down with ropes, because there was no water in the cistern only mud Jeremiah sank into the mud.
but his disciples took him one night and let him down through the city wall by lowering him in a basket.
2 Corinthians 11:33
but I was let down in a basket through an opening in the wall and escaped from him.
"Who sets the wild donkey free? Who loosens the bonds of the wild donkey
"Can you draw Leviathan out of the water with a hook, or tie down his tongue with a rope? Can you attach a bridle to his snout, or pierce his jaw with a hook?
Don't be like a horse or mule, without understanding. They are held in check by a bit and bridle in their mouths; otherwise they will not remain near you.
told them, "Go into the village ahead of you. At once you will find a donkey tied up and a colt with it. Untie them, and bring them to me.
"Go into the village ahead of you," he said. "As you enter, you will find a colt tied up that no one has ever ridden. Untie it and bring it along.
So they said, "No, we won't. But we're going to tie you up securely and transfer you to their custody. But we won't kill you." Then they bound him with two ropes and brought him up from the caves. When Samson arrived at Lehi, the Philistines came shouting to meet him. Then the Spirit of the LORD rushed upon him, so that the ropes that bound him were like flax that's been burned by fire, and his bonds dissolved.
Herod had arrested John, bound him with chains, and put him in prison on account of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife.
because Herod himself had sent men who arrested John, bound him with chains, and put him in prison on account of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, whom Herod had married.
"How terrible it will be for those who parade iniquity with cords of falsehood, who draw sin along as with a cart rope;
Though the ropes of the wicked have ensnared me, I have not forgotten your instruction.
So the elite guard tied them up fully clothed, still wearing their robes, tunics, and turbans, and threw them into the blazing fire furnace,
As soon as it was morning, the high priests convened a meeting with the elders and scribes and the whole Council. They bound Jesus with chains, led him away, and handed him over to Pilate.
Then the soldiers, along with their commander and the Jewish officers, arrested Jesus and tied him up.
The ropes of death were wound around me and the anguish of Sheol came upon me; I encountered distress and sorrow.
I guided them with human kindness, with loving reins. I acted toward them like one who removes a yoke from their neck; I bent down and fed them.
Take these commands to heart and keep them in mind, tying them as reminders on your arm and as bands on your forehead.
Do not let gracious love and truth leave you. Bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart,
Keep your father's commands, my son, and never forsake your mother's rules, by binding them to your heart continuously, fastening them around your neck.