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Theasaurus: Sitting

66 Bible Verses about Sitting

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Genesis 18:1

Then the Lord appeared to Abraham at the oaks of Mamre while he was sitting in the entrance of his tent during the heat of the day.

John 4:6

Jacob's well was there, and Jesus, worn out from His journey, sat down at the well. It was about six in the evening.

Exodus 2:15

When Pharaoh heard about this, he tried to kill Moses. But Moses fled from Pharaoh and went to live in the land of Midian, and sat down by a well.

Exodus 17:12

When Moses' hands grew heavy, they took a stone and put [it] under him, and he sat down on it. Then Aaron and Hur supported his hands, one on one side and one on the other so that his hands remained steady until the sun went down.

1 Kings 19:4

but he went on a day's journey into the wilderness. He sat down under a broom tree and prayed that he might die. He said, "[I have had] enough! Lord, take my life, for I'm no better than my fathers."

Matthew 26:36

Then Jesus came with them to a place called Gethsemane, and He told the disciples, "Sit here while I go over there and pray."

Exodus 32:6

Early the next morning they arose, offered burnt offerings, and presented fellowship offerings. The people sat down to eat and drink, then got up to revel.

Luke 17:7

"Which one of you having a slave plowing or tending sheep, will say to him when he comes in from the field, 'Come at once and sit down to eat'?

Judges 19:6

So they sat down and the two of them ate and drank together. Then the girl's father said to the man, "Please agree to stay overnight and enjoy yourself."

Ruth 2:14

At mealtime Boaz told her, "Come over here and have some bread and dip it in the vinegar sauce." So she sat beside the harvesters, and he offered her roasted grain. She ate and was satisfied and had [some] left over.

1 Samuel 20:24

So David hid in the field. At the New Moon, the king sat down to eat the meal.

Proverbs 23:1

When you sit down to dine with a ruler, consider carefully what is before you,

Jeremiah 16:8

You must not enter the house where feasting is taking place to sit with them to eat and drink.

Matthew 14:19

Then He commanded the crowds to sit down on the grass. He took the five loaves and the two fish, and looking up to heaven, He blessed them. He broke the loaves and gave them to the disciples, and the disciples [gave them] to the crowds.

Matthew 5:1-2

When He saw the crowds, He went up on the mountain, and after He sat down, His disciples came to Him. Then He began to teach them, saying:

Matthew 13:2

Such large crowds gathered around Him that He got into a boat and sat down, while the whole crowd stood on the shore.

Luke 2:46

After three days, they found Him in the temple complex sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions.

Luke 10:39

She had a sister named Mary, who also sat at the Lord's feet and was listening to what He said.

John 8:2

At dawn He went to the temple complex again, and all the people were coming to Him. He sat down and began to teach them.

Judges 21:2

So the people went to Bethel and sat there before God until evening. They wept loudly and bitterly,

2 Samuel 7:18

Then King David went in, sat in the Lord's presence, and said, "Who am I, Lord God , and what is my house that You have brought me this far?

Exodus 11:5

and every firstborn [male] in the land of Egypt will die, from the firstborn of Pharaoh who sits on his throne to the firstborn of the servant girl who is behind the millstones, as well as every firstborn of the livestock.

1 Kings 1:13

Go, approach King David and say to him, 'My lord king, did you not swear to your servant: Your son Solomon is to become king after me, and he is the one who is to sit on my throne? So why has Adonijah become king?'

1 Kings 3:6

And Solomon replied, "You have shown great and faithful love to Your servant, my father David, because he walked before You in faithfulness, righteousness, and integrity. You have continued this great and faithful love for him by giving him a son to sit on his throne, as it is today.

2 Kings 10:30

Nevertheless, the Lord said to Jehu, "Because you have done well in carrying out what is right in My sight and have done to the house of Ahab all that was in My heart, four generations of your sons will sit on the throne of Israel."

Zechariah 6:13

Yes, He will build the Lord's temple; He will be clothed in splendor and will sit on His throne and rule. There will also be a priest on His throne, and there will be peaceful counsel between the two of them.

Mark 10:37

They answered Him, "Allow us to sit at Your right and at Your left in Your glory."

1 Kings 22:19

Then Micaiah said, "Therefore, hear the word of the Lord: I saw the Lord sitting on His throne, and the whole heavenly host was standing by Him at His right hand and at His left hand.

Psalm 47:8

God reigns over the nations; God is seated on His holy throne.

Matthew 26:64

"You have said it," Jesus told him. "But I tell you, in the future you will see the Son of Man seated at the right hand of the Power and coming on the clouds of heaven ."

Luke 20:42

For David himself says in the Book of Psalms: The Lord declared to my Lord, 'Sit at My right hand

Hebrews 10:12

But this man, after offering one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down at the right hand of God.

Revelation 4:10

the 24 elders fall down before the One seated on the throne, worship the One who lives forever and ever, cast their crowns before the throne, and say:

Revelation 7:10

And they cried out in a loud voice: Salvation belongs to our God, who is seated on the throne, and to the Lamb!

Exodus 18:13

The next day Moses sat down to judge the people, and they stood around Moses from morning until evening.

2 Samuel 19:8

So the king got up and sat in the gate, and all the people were told: "Look, the king is sitting in the gate." Then they all came into the king's presence. Meanwhile, each Israelite had fled to his tent.

Proverbs 20:8

A king sitting on a throne to judge sifts out all evil with his eyes.

Jeremiah 38:7

But Ebed-melech, a Cushite court official employed in the king's palace, heard Jeremiah had been put into the cistern. While the king was sitting at the Benjamin Gate,

Daniel 7:26

But the court will convene, and his dominion will be taken away, to be completely destroyed forever.

Joel 3:12

Let the nations be roused and come to the Valley of Jehoshaphat, for there I will sit down to judge all the surrounding nations.

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judge's bench, his wife sent word to him, "Have nothing to do with that righteous man, for today I've suffered terribly in a dream because of Him!"

Luke 22:30

so that you may eat and drink at My table in My kingdom. And you will sit on thrones judging the 12 tribes of Israel.

Acts 23:3

Then Paul said to him, "God is going to strike you, you whitewashed wall! You are sitting there judging me according to the law, and in violation of the law are you ordering me to be struck?"

Micah 4:4

But each man will sit under his grapevine and under his fig tree with no one to frighten [him]. For the mouth of the Lord of Hosts has promised [this].

Zechariah 3:10

On that day, each of you will invite his neighbor to [sit] under [his] vine and fig tree." [This is] the declaration of the Lord of Hosts.

Luke 22:69

But from now on, the Son of Man will be seated at the right hand of the Power of God."

Ephesians 1:20

He demonstrated [this power] in the Messiah by raising Him from the dead and seating Him at His right hand in the heavens-

Topics on Sitting

God Sitting In Glory

23;6;1

In the year that King Uzziah died, I saw the Lord seated on a high and lofty throne, and His robe filled the temple.

People Sitting Down

43;6;10

Then Jesus said, "Have the people sit down." There was plenty of grass in that place, so they sat down. The men numbered about 5,000.

Sitting At The Feet

19;110;1

The Lord declared to my Lord: "Sit at My right hand until I make Your enemies Your footstool."

Sitting In Dejection

25;1;17

Zion stretches out her hands; there is no one to comfort her. The Lord has issued a decree against Jacob that his neighbors should be his adversaries. Jerusalem has become something impure among them.

Sitting In Fellowship

2;32;6

Early the next morning they arose, offered burnt offerings, and presented fellowship offerings. The people sat down to eat and drink, then got up to revel.

Sitting In Security

33;4;4

But each man will sit under his grapevine and under his fig tree with no one to frighten [him]. For the mouth of the Lord of Hosts has promised [this].

Sitting In The Gateway

19;69;12

Those who sit at the city gate talk about me, and drunkards make up songs about me.

Sitting To Teach

5;11;19

Teach them to your children, talking about them when you sit in your house and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.

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