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Genesis 18:1

The Lord appeared to Abraham by the oaks of Mamre while he was sitting at the entrance to his tent during the hottest time of the day.

John 4:6

Jacob's well was there, so Jesus, since he was tired from the journey, sat right down beside the well. It was about noon.

Exodus 2:15

When Pharaoh heard about this event, he sought to kill Moses. So Moses fled from Pharaoh and settled in the land of Midian, and he settled by a certain well.

Exodus 17:12

When the hands of Moses became heavy, they took a stone and put it under him, and Aaron and Hur held up his hands, one on one side and one on the other, and so his hands were steady until the sun went down.

1 Kings 19:4

while he went a day's journey into the desert. He went and sat down under a shrub and asked the Lord to take his life: "I've had enough! Now, O Lord, take my life. After all, I'm no better than my ancestors."

Matthew 26:36

Then Jesus went with them to a place called Gethsemane, and he said to the disciples, "Sit here while I go over there and pray."

Exodus 32:6

So they got up early on the next day and offered up burnt offerings and brought peace offerings, and the people sat down to eat and drink, and they rose up to play.

Luke 17:7

"Would any one of you say to your slave who comes in from the field after plowing or shepherding sheep, 'Come at once and sit down for a meal'?

Judges 19:6

So the two of them sat down and had a meal together. Then the girl's father said to the man, "Why not stay another night and have a good time!"

Ruth 2:14

Later during the mealtime Boaz said to her, "Come here and have some food! Dip your bread in the vinegar!" So she sat down beside the harvesters. Then he handed her some roasted grain. She ate until she was full and saved the rest.

1 Samuel 20:24

So David hid in the field. When the new moon came, the king sat down to eat his meal.

Proverbs 23:1

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

Jeremiah 16:8

"'Do not go to a house where people are feasting and sit down to eat and drink with them either.

Matthew 14:19

Then he instructed the crowds to sit down on the grass. He took the five loaves and two fish, and looking up to heaven he gave thanks and broke the loaves. He gave them to the disciples, who in turn gave them to the crowds.

Matthew 5:1-2

When he saw the crowds, he went up the mountain. After he sat down his disciples came to him. Then he began to teach them by saying:

Matthew 13:2

And such a large crowd gathered around him that he got into a boat to sit while the whole crowd stood on the shore.

Luke 2:46

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

Luke 10:39

She had a sister named Mary, who sat at the Lord's feet and listened to what he said.

John 8:2

Early in the morning he came to the temple courts again. All the people came to him, and he sat down and began to teach them.

Judges 21:2

So the people came to Bethel and sat there before God until evening, weeping loudly and uncontrollably.

2 Samuel 7:18

King David went in, sat before the Lord, and said, "Who am I, O Lord God, and what is my family, that you should have brought me to this point?

Exodus 11:5

and all the firstborn in the land of Egypt will die, from the firstborn son of Pharaoh who sits on his throne, to the firstborn son of the slave girl who is at her hand mill, and all the firstborn of the cattle.

1 Kings 1:13

Visit King David and say to him, 'My master, O king, did you not solemnly promise your servant, "Surely your son Solomon will be king after me; he will sit on my throne"? So why has Adonijah become king?'

1 Kings 3:6

Solomon replied, "You demonstrated great loyalty to your servant, my father David, as he served you faithfully, properly, and sincerely. You have maintained this great loyalty to this day by allowing his son to sit on his throne.

2 Kings 10:30

The Lord said to Jehu, "You have done well. You have accomplished my will and carried out my wishes with regard to Ahab's dynasty. Therefore four generations of your descendants will rule over Israel."

Zechariah 6:13

Indeed, he will build the temple of the Lord, and he will be clothed in splendor, sitting as king on his throne. Moreover, there will be a priest with him on his throne and they will see eye to eye on everything.

Mark 10:37

They said to him, "Permit one of us to sit at your right hand and the other at your left in your glory."

1 Kings 22:19

Micaiah said, "That being the case, hear the word of the Lord. I saw the Lord sitting on his throne, with all the heavenly assembly standing on his right and on his left.

Psalm 80:1

For the music director; according to the shushan-eduth style; a psalm of Asaph. O shepherd of Israel, pay attention, you who lead Joseph like a flock of sheep! You who sit enthroned above the winged angels, reveal your splendor!

Matthew 26:64

Jesus said to him, "You have said it yourself. But I tell you, from now on you will see the Son of Man sitting 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 said to my lord, "Sit at my right hand,

Hebrews 10:12

But when this priest had offered one sacrifice for sins for all time, he sat down at the right hand of God,

Revelation 4:10

the twenty-four elders throw themselves to the ground before the one who sits on the throne and worship the one who lives forever and ever, and they offer their crowns before his throne, saying:

Revelation 7:10

They were shouting out in a loud voice, "Salvation belongs to our God, to the one seated on the throne, and to the Lamb!"

Exodus 18:13

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

Proverbs 20:8

A king sitting on the throne to judge separates out all evil with his eyes.

Jeremiah 38:7

An Ethiopian, Ebed Melech, a court official in the royal palace, heard that Jeremiah had been put in the cistern. While the king was holding court at the Benjamin Gate,

Daniel 7:26

But the court will convene, and his ruling authority will be removed -- destroyed and abolished forever!

Joel 3:12

Let the nations be roused and let them go up to the valley of Jehoshaphat, for there I will sit in judgment on all the surrounding nations.

Matthew 27:19

As he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent a message to him: "Have nothing to do with that innocent man; I have suffered greatly as a result of a dream about him today."

Luke 22:30

that you may eat and drink at my table in my kingdom, and you will sit on thrones judging the twelve tribes of Israel.

Acts 23:3

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

Micah 4:4

Each will sit under his own grapevine or under his own fig tree without any fear. The Lord who commands armies has decreed it.

Zechariah 3:10

In that day,' says the Lord who rules over all, 'everyone will invite his friend to fellowship under his vine and under his fig tree.'"

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

This power he exercised in Christ when he raised him from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly realms

Topics on Sitting

People Sitting Down

John 6:10

Jesus said, "Have the people sit down." (Now there was a lot of grass in that place.) So the men sat down, about five thousand in number.

Sitting In Dejection

Lamentations 1:17

(Pe) Zion spread out her hands, but there is no one to comfort her. The Lord has issued a decree against Jacob; his neighbors have become his enemies. Jerusalem has become like filthy garbage in their midst.

Sitting In Fellowship

Exodus 32:6

So they got up early on the next day and offered up burnt offerings and brought peace offerings, and the people sat down to eat and drink, and they rose up to play.

Sitting In Security

Micah 4:4

Each will sit under his own grapevine or under his own fig tree without any fear. The Lord who commands armies has decreed it.

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