Staying Put

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Exodus 25:15

The poles shall remain in the rings of the ark; they shall not be removed from it [that the ark be not touched].

Exodus 21:6

Then his master shall bring him to God [the judges as His agents]; he shall bring him to the door or doorpost and shall pierce his ear with an awl; and he shall serve him for life.

Deuteronomy 15:17

Then take an awl and pierce his ear through to the door, and he shall be your servant always. And also to your bondwoman you shall do likewise.

Numbers 32:26

Our little ones, our wives, our flocks, and all our cattle shall be there in the cities of Gilead.

Jeremiah 42:10

If you will remain in this land, then I will build you up and not pull you down, and I will plant you and not pull you up; for I will relent and comfort and ease Myself concerning the evil that [in chastisement] I have done to you [and I will substitute mercy and loving-kindness for judgment].

Jeremiah 43:4

So Johanan son of Kareah and all the captains of the forces and all the people did not obey the voice of the Lord to remain in the land of Judah.

Exodus 33:11

And the Lord spoke to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend. Moses returned to the camp, but his minister Joshua son of Nun, a young man, did not depart from the [temporary prayer] tent.

Matthew 2:13

Now after they had gone, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, Get up! [ Tenderly] take unto you the young Child and His mother and flee to Egypt; and remain there till I tell you [otherwise], for Herod intends to search for the Child in order to destroy Him.

Matthew 26:38

Then He said to them, My soul is very sad and deeply grieved, so that I am almost dying of sorrow. Stay here and keep awake and keep watch with Me.

Mark 14:34

And He said to them, My soul is exceedingly sad (overwhelmed with grief) so that it almost kills Me! Remain here and keep awake and be watching.

Luke 2:43

And when the Feast was ended, as they were returning, the boy Jesus remained behind in Jerusalem. Now His parents did not know this,

John 11:30

Now Jesus had not yet entered the village, but was still at the same spot where Martha had met Him.

Acts 19:22

And having sent two of his assistants, Timothy and Erastus, into Macedonia, he himself stayed on in [the province of] Asia for a while.

Acts 27:31

Paul said to the centurion and the soldiers, Unless these men remain in the ship, you cannot be saved.

Acts 27:41

But striking a crosscurrent (a place open to two seas) they ran the ship aground. The prow stuck fast and remained immovable, and the stern began to break up under the violent force of the waves.

Psalm 76:8

You caused sentence to be heard from heaven; the earth feared and was still -- "

Exodus 15:16

Terror and dread fall upon them; because of the greatness of Your arm they are as still as a stone -- "till Your people pass by and over [into Canaan], O Lord, till the people pass by whom You have purchased.

Exodus 16:29

See, the Lord has given you the Sabbath; therefore He gives you on the sixth day the bread for two days; let every man remain in his place; let no man leave his place on the seventh day.

Matthew 10:11

And into whatever town or village you go, inquire who in it is deserving, and stay there [at his house] until you leave [that vicinity].

Mark 6:10

And He told them, Wherever you go into a house, stay there until you leave that place.

Luke 9:4

And whatever house you enter, stay there until you go away [from that place].

Luke 10:7

And stay on in the same house, eating and drinking what they provide, for the laborer is worthy of his wages. Do not keep moving from house to house.

Exodus 24:14

And he said to the elders, Tarry here for us until we come back to you; remember, Aaron and Hur are with you; whoever has a cause, let him go to them.

2 Kings 2:2

And Elijah said to Elisha, Tarry here, I pray you, for the Lord has sent me to Bethel. But Elisha replied, As the Lord lives and as your soul lives, I will not leave you. So they went down to Bethel.

2 Kings 2:6

Elijah said to him, Tarry here, I pray you, for the Lord has sent me to the Jordan. But he said, As the Lord lives and as your soul lives, I will not leave you. And the two of them went on.

Numbers 12:15

So Miriam was shut up without the camp for seven days, and the people did not journey on until Miriam was brought in again.

Numbers 14:44

But they presumed to go up to the heights of the hill country; however, neither the ark of the covenant of the Lord nor Moses departed out of the camp.

John 11:6

Therefore [even] when He heard that Lazarus was sick, He still stayed two days longer in the same place where He was.

2 Kings 5:25

He went in and stood before his master. Elisha said, Where have you been, Gehazi? He said, Your servant went nowhere.

Judges 5:16-17

Why [Reuben] did you linger among the sheepfolds listening to the piping for the flocks? Among the clans of Reuben there were great searchings of heart. Gilead remained beyond the Jordan, and why did Dan stay with the ships? Asher sat still on the seacoast and remained by his creeks. [These came not forth to battle for God's people.]

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