The Act Of Opening

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Luke 11:9

And I say unto you, Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you.

Matthew 7:8

for every one that asks receives, and he that seeks finds, and to him that knocks it shall be opened.

Luke 11:10

For every one that asks receives; and he that seeks finds; and to him that knocks it shall be opened.

Revelation 3:7

And to the angel of the congregation in Philadelphia write; These things, saith he that is Holy and True, he who has the key of David, who opens and no one shuts and shuts, and no one opens;

Genesis 38:29

And it came to pass as he drew back his hand, that, behold, his brother came out; and she said, Why hast thou brought this breach upon thee? Therefore his name was called Pharez.

Exodus 13:12

that thou shalt set apart unto the LORD all that opens the womb and in the same manner every firstborn that opens the wombs of thy animals; the males shall be the LORD's.

Hosea 13:16

Samaria shall be condemned; for she has rebelled against her God: they shall fall by the sword; their infants shall be dashed in pieces, and their women with child shall be ripped open.

Amos 1:13

Thus saith the LORD; For three transgressions of the sons of Ammon and for the fourth, I will not convert her because they have ripped off the mountains of Gilead that they might enlarge their border:

Genesis 42:27

And as one of them opened his sack to give his ass fodder in the inn, he saw his money; for, behold, it was in his sack's mouth.

Genesis 44:11

Then they made haste, and each one took his sack down to the ground, and each one opened his sack.

Genesis 43:21

and it came to pass when we came to the inn, that we opened our sacks, and, behold, each man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money in full weight; and we have brought it again in our hand.

Genesis 41:56

And the famine was over all the face of the earth. Then Joseph opened all the storehouses and sold unto the Egyptians; for the famine waxed sore in the land of Egypt.

Exodus 2:6

And when she had opened it, she saw the child, and, behold, the babe wept. And having compassion on him, she said, This is one of the Hebrews' children.

Genesis 29:3

And all the flocks gathered there; and they would roll the stone from the well's mouth and water the sheep and put the stone again upon the well's mouth in its place.

Exodus 21:33

And if someone shall open a pit or if someone shall dig a pit and not cover it and an ox or an ass falls in it,

Revelation 9:2

And he opened the bottomless pit, and there arose smoke out of the pit as the smoke of a great furnace; and the sun and the air were darkened by reason of the smoke of the pit.

Joshua 10:22

Then Joshua said, Open the mouth of the cave and bring out those five kings unto me out of the cave.

John 11:39-41

Jesus said, Take ye away the stone. Martha, the sister of him that had died, said unto him, Lord, by this time he stinks, for he has been dead four days. Jesus said unto her, Did I not say unto thee that if thou wouldest believe thou shalt see the glory of God? Then they took away the stone from the place where the dead was laid. And Jesus, lifting up his eyes, said, Father, I thank thee that thou hast heard me.

John 20:1

The first of the sabbaths, Mary Magdalene came early, when it was yet dark, unto the sepulchre and saw the stone taken away from the sepulchre.

Mark 16:3-4

And they said among themselves, Who shall roll us away the stone from the door of the sepulchre? And when they looked, they saw that the stone was rolled away, for it was very great.

Luke 24:2

And they found the stone rolled away from the sepulchre.

Matthew 27:52

and the graves were opened; and many bodies of the saints who slept arose

Ezekiel 8:7

And he brought me to the entrance of the court, and when I looked, behold a hole in the wall.

Ezekiel 8:8

Then said he unto me, Son of man, dig now in the wall; and when I had dug in the wall, behold a door.

Ezekiel 12:5

Dig through the wall in their sight, and leave thereby.

Ezekiel 12:7

And I did so as I was commanded: I brought forth my stuff by day, as stuff for a journey, and in the evening I dug through the wall with my hand; I brought it forth in the night, and I bore it upon my shoulder in their sight.

Ezekiel 12:12

And the prince that is among them shall be born upon their shoulders in the night, and they shall go forth; they shall dig through the wall to carry him out thereby; he shall cover his face that he not see the land with his eyes.

Isaiah 22:9

Ye have also seen the breaches of the city of David that they are multiplied, and ye gathered together the waters of the lower pool.

Ezekiel 13:5

Ye have not gone up into the gaps, neither made up the hedge for the house of Israel to stand in the battle in the day of the LORD.

Genesis 8:13

And it came to pass in the six hundredth and first year of Noah, in the first month, the first day of the month, the waters were dried up from off the earth, and Noah removed the covering of the ark and looked and, behold, the face of the ground was dry.

Mark 2:4

And when they could not come near unto him for the crowd, they uncovered the roof of the house where he was; and when they had broken it open, they let down the bed in which the paralytic lay.

Ezekiel 46:12

Now when the prince shall prepare a voluntary burnt offering or peace offerings voluntarily unto the LORD, they shall open him the gate that looks toward the east, and he shall prepare his burnt offering and his peace offerings, as he does on the day of the Sabbath; then he shall go forth; and after his going forth they shall shut the gate.

Acts 12:10

When they were past the first and the second guard, they came unto the iron gate that leads unto the city, which opened to them of its own accord, and they went out and passed on through one street, and then the angel departed from him.

Psalm 118:19

Open unto me the gates of righteousness; I will go in through them; I will praise JAH.

Psalm 24:7

Lift up your heads, O ye gates; and lift yourselves up, ye everlasting doors, and the King of glory shall come in.

Psalm 24:9

Lift up your heads, O ye gates; lift yourselves up, ye everlasting doors, and the King of glory shall come in.

Isaiah 26:2

Open ye the gates, that the righteous nation which keeps the truth may enter in.

Isaiah 60:11

Therefore thy gates shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that the strength of the Gentiles may be brought unto thee, and their kings guided.

Nahum 2:6

The gates of the rivers shall be opened, and the palace shall be destroyed.

Nahum 3:13

Behold, thy people in the midst of thee shall be like women; the gates of thy land shall be set wide open unto thine enemies; the fire shall devour thy bars.

Acts 12:14

And when she recognized Peter's voice, she opened not the gate for gladness, but ran in and told how Peter stood at the gate.

1 Samuel 3:15

And Samuel lay until the morning and opened the doors of the house of the LORD. And Samuel feared to show Eli the vision.

2 Chronicles 29:3

In the first year of his reign, in the first month, he opened the doors of the house of the LORD and repaired them.

Revelation 11:19

And the temple of God was opened in heaven, and the ark of his testament was seen in his temple: and there were lightnings and voices and thunderings and earthquakes and great hail.

Revelation 15:5

And after these things I looked, and, behold, the temple of the tabernacle of the testimony in the heaven was opened;

Ezekiel 46:1

Thus hath the Lord GOD said: The gate of the inner court that looks toward the east shall be shut the six working days; and the day of the sabbath it shall be opened, and in the same manner it shall be opened the day of the new moon.

Nehemiah 7:3

and I said unto them, Do not let the gates of Jerusalem be opened until the sun is hot and even with the guards present, let them shut the doors and bar them. And appoint guards of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, each one in his watch and each one to be in front of his house.

Revelation 21:25

And her gates shall never be shut by day; for there shall be no night there.

Genesis 7:11

In the six hundredth year of Noah's life in the second month, the seventeenth day of the month, the same day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up, and the windows of the heavens were opened.

Ezekiel 1:1

Now it came to pass at thirty years, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God.

Revelation 4:1

After these things I looked, and, behold, an open door in heaven, and the first voice which I heard, was like a trumpet that spoke with me, saying, Come up here, and I will show thee the things that need to be done after these.

Mark 1:10

And as soon as he was come out of the water, John saw the heavens opened and the Spirit like a dove descending and resting upon him;

Luke 3:21

Now when all the people were baptized, it came to pass that, Jesus also being baptized and praying, the heaven was opened,

Acts 7:56

and said, Behold, I see the heavens opened and the Son of man standing on the right hand of God.

Acts 10:11

and saw the heaven opened and a certain vessel descending unto him, as it had been a great sheet knit at the four corners and let down to the earth,

Malachi 3:10

Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, and there shall be food in my house, and prove me now in this, said the LORD of the hosts, if I will not open you the windows of heaven and pour you out a blessing that there shall not be room enough to receive it.

Nehemiah 8:5

And Ezra opened the book in the sight of all the people (for he was above all the people), and when he opened it, all the people stood up:

Revelation 5:2

And I saw a strong angel preaching with a loud voice, Who is worthy to open the book and to loose its seals?

Revelation 5:5

And one of the elders said unto me, Weep not: behold, the Lion of the tribe of Juda, the Root of David, who has overcome to open the book and to loose its seven seals.

Daniel 7:10

A river of fire issued and came forth from before him; thousands of thousands served him, and ten thousands of ten thousands stood before him; the Judge sat down, and the books were opened.

Luke 4:17

And there was delivered unto him the book of the prophet Isaiah. And when he had opened the book, he found the place where it was written,

Revelation 5:3-4

And no one was able not in the heaven nor in the earth neither under the earth to open the book neither to look upon it. And I wept much because no one was found worthy to open the book nor to read it neither to look upon it.

Revelation 10:2

And he had in his hand a little open book, and he set his right foot upon the sea and his left foot upon the land

Revelation 10:8

And the voice which I heard from heaven spoke unto me again and said, Go and take the little book which is open in the hand of the angel who stands upon the sea and upon the land.

Revelation 20:12

And I saw the dead, great and small, stand before God; and the books were opened: and another book was opened; which is the book of life; and the dead were judged by those things which were written in the books, according to their works.

Revelation 6:1

And I saw when the Lamb had opened the first seal, and I heard the first of the four animals, saying as with a voice of thunder, Come and see.

Revelation 6:3

And when he had opened the second seal, I heard the second animal, which said, Come and see.

Revelation 6:5

And when he had opened the third seal, I heard the third animal, which said, Come and see. And I saw and, behold, a black horse, and he that was seated upon him had a yoke in his hand.

Revelation 6:7

And when he had opened the fourth seal, I heard the voice of the fourth animal, which said, Come and see.

Revelation 8:1

And when he had opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven about the space of half an hour.

Ezekiel 30:16

And I will set fire to Egypt; Pelusio shall have great pain, and No shall be rent asunder, and Menfis shall have distresses daily.

Ezekiel 37:12

Therefore prophesy and say unto them, Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Behold, O my people, I open your graves and will cause you to come up out of your graves and bring you into the land of Israel.

Ezekiel 37:13

And ye shall know that I am the LORD when I have opened your graves, O my people, and brought you up out of your graves

Hosea 13:8

I will meet them as a bear that is bereaved of her whelps and will rend the veil of their heart, and there I will devour them like a lion: the wild beast shall tear them apart.

Zechariah 5:7

And, behold, they lifted up a talent of lead, and a woman was sitting in the midst of that ephah.

Genesis 8:6

And it came to pass at the end of forty days that Noah opened the window of the ark which he had made,

2 Kings 13:17

And he said, Open the window towards the east. And when he opened it Elisha said, Shoot. And he shot. And he said, The arrow of the LORD's salvation, and the arrow of salvation from Syria; for thou shalt smite the Syrians in Aphek, until thou have consumed them.

Zechariah 11:1

Open thy doors, O Lebanon, that the fire may devour thy cedars.

Luke 12:36

and ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their lord, when he will return from the wedding; that when he comes and knocks, they may open unto him immediately.

Acts 16:14

Then a certain woman named Lydia, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, who feared God, heard us, whose heart the Lord opened that she attended unto the things which were spoken by Paul.

Acts 12:16

But Peter continued knocking, and when they had opened the door and saw him, they were astonished.

Matthew 25:11

Afterward the other virgins also came, saying, Lord, Lord, open to us.

Luke 13:25

When once the husband of the house is risen up and shall have shut the door, and ye begin to stand without and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know you not from where ye are,

Mark 7:34

and looking up to heaven, he cried out, and said, Ephphatha, that is, Be opened.

Micah 2:13

The breaker shall go up before them; they shall break through and pass through the gate and go out by it; and their king shall pass before them, the LORD at the head of them.

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