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13 Bible Verses about Staying A Long Time

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Numbers 20:15

How our fathers went down to Egypt; we dwelt there a long time, and the Egyptians dealt evilly with us and our fathers.

Numbers 9:19

Even when the cloud tarried upon the tabernacle many days, the Israelites kept the Lord's charge and did not set out.

Deuteronomy 1:46

So you remained in Kadesh; many days you remained there.

Deuteronomy 2:1

Then we turned, and took our journey into the wilderness by the way of the Red Sea, as the Lord directed me; and for many days we journeyed around Mount Seir.

Joshua 24:7

When they cried to the Lord, He put darkness between you and the Egyptians, and brought the sea upon them and covered them; and your eyes saw what I did in Egypt. And you lived in the wilderness a long time [forty years].

Jeremiah 37:16

When Jeremiah had come into the cells in the dungeon and had remained there many days,

Acts 14:28

And there they stayed no little time with the disciples.

1 Samuel 7:2

And the ark remained in Kiriath-jearim a very long time [nearly 100 years, through Samuel's entire judgeship, Saul's reign, and well into David's, when it was brought to Jerusalem]. For it was twenty years before all the house of Israel lamented after the Lord.

Jeremiah 32:14

Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel: Take these deeds, both this purchase deed which is sealed and this unsealed deed, and put them in an earthen vessel, that they may last a long time.

Hosea 3:3

And I said to her, You shall be [betrothed] to me for many days; you shall not play the harlot and you shall not belong to another man. So will I also be to you [until you have proved your loyalty to me and our marital relations may be resumed].

Acts 14:3

So [Paul and Barnabas] stayed on there for a long time, speaking freely and fearlessly and boldly in the Lord, Who continued to bear testimony to the Word of His grace, granting signs and wonders to be performed by their hands.

Acts 18:20

When they asked him to remain for a longer time, he would not consent;

1 Corinthians 16:7

For I am unwilling to see you right now [just] in passing, but I hope later to remain for some time with you, if the Lord permits.

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