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Theasaurus: Surprises

34 Bible Verses about surprises

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Psalm 55:15

Let death deceive them. May they descend to Sheol alive, because evil [is] in their home [and] {heart}.

1 Peter 4:12

Dear friends, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal among you, [when it] takes place to test you, as [if] [something] strange were happening to you.

Jeremiah 14:9

Why should you be like a confused man, like a warrior [who] is not able to help? Yet you [are] in our midst, Yahweh, and your name is called upon us. You must not leave us!

Psalm 35:8

Let {unforeseen ruin} come on him, and his net that he hid, let it catch him. Let him fall into it in ruin.

Proverbs 30:18

Three of these are [too] wonderful for me, and four, I do not understand them:

1 Thessalonians 5:4

But you, brothers, are not in the darkness, so that the day should catch you like a thief,

Isaiah 59:16

And he saw that there was no man, and he was appalled that there was no one who intercedes, so his arm came to assist him, and his righteousness {was what} sustained him.

1 Peter 4:4

with respect to which they are surprised [when] you do not run with [them] into the same flood of dissipation, [and so they] revile [you].

Joshua 10:9

Joshua came upon them suddenly {by marching up} all night from Gilgal.

Luke 4:32

And they were astounded at his teaching, because {he spoke} with authority.

John 7:21

Jesus answered and said to them, "I performed one work, and you are all astonished.

Luke 7:9

And [when] Jesus heard these [things], he marveled at him, and turning around to the crowd that was following him, he said, "I tell you, not even in Israel have I found such great faith!"

Luke 11:38

And the Pharisee, [when he] saw [it], was astonished that he did not first wash before the meal.

Mark 15:44

And Pilate was surprised that he was already dead, and summoning the centurion, asked him whether he had died already.

2 Corinthians 11:15

Therefore [it is] not a great thing if his servants also disguise themselves as servants of righteousness, whose end will be according to their deeds.

John 5:28

"Do not be astonished [at] this, because an hour is coming in which all those in the tombs will hear his voice

Psalm 40:5

Many things, O Yahweh my God, you have done-- your wonderful deeds and your thoughts toward us. There is none to compare with you. If I [tried to] proclaim and tell [of them], they would be too numerous to count.

John 7:15

Then the Jews were astonished, saying, "How does this man {possess knowledge}, [because he] has not been taught?"

John 4:27

And at this [point] his disciples came, and they were astonished that he was speaking with a woman. However, no one said, "What do you seek?" or "Why are you speaking with her?"

Matthew 21:31

Which of the two did the will of [his] father?" They said, "The first." Jesus said to them, "Truly I say to you that the tax collectors and the prostitutes are going ahead of you into the kingdom of God!

Ecclesiastes 5:8

Do not be surprised if you see the poor being oppressed with violence or [do not see] justice and righteousness in the province. For one official is watched by a higher official, and [there are] even higher officials over them!

Luke 5:26

And amazement seized [them] all, and they began to glorify God. And they were filled with fear, saying, "We have seen wonderful things today!"

2 Chronicles 20:22

And {when} they began with singing and praise, Yahweh set ambushes against the people of Ammon, Moab, and Mount Seir who were coming against Judah. And they were defeated

Acts 3:12

And [when he] saw [it], Peter replied to the people, "Men [and] Israelites, why are you astonished at this? Or why are you staring at us, as [if] by our own power or godliness we have made him walk?

Ecclesiastes 9:12

For man does not know his time. Just as fish are caught in a cruel net and like birds who are seized in a snare, so also {humans} are ensnared at a cruel time when it falls suddenly upon them.

Acts 3:10

And they recognized him, that this one was the one who used to sit [asking] for alms at the Beautiful Gate of the temple, and they were filled with awe and astonishment at what had happened to him.