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100 Bible Verses about The Act Of Opening

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Luke 11:9

"So I tell you: Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you.

Matthew 7:8

For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.

Luke 11:10

For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.

Revelation 3:7

"To the angel of the church in Philadelphia write the following: "This is the solemn pronouncement of the Holy One, the True One, who holds the key of David, who opens doors no one can shut, and shuts doors no one can open:

Genesis 38:29

But then he drew back his hand, and his brother came out before him. She said, "How you have broken out of the womb!" So he was named Perez.

Exodus 13:2

"Set apart to me every firstborn male -- the first offspring of every womb among the Israelites, whether human or animal; it is mine."

Exodus 13:12

then you must give over to the Lord the first offspring of every womb. Every firstling of a beast that you have -- the males will be the Lord's.

Amos 1:13

This is what the Lord says: "Because the Ammonites have committed three crimes -- make that four! -- I will not revoke my decree of judgment. They ripped open Gilead's pregnant women so they could expand their territory.

Genesis 42:27

When one of them opened his sack to get feed for his donkey at their resting place, he saw his money in the mouth of his sack.

Genesis 44:11

So each man quickly lowered his sack to the ground and opened it.

Genesis 43:21

But when we came to the place where we spent the night, we opened our sacks and each of us found his money -- the full amount -- in the mouth of his sack. So we have returned it.

Genesis 41:56

While the famine was over all the earth, Joseph opened the storehouses and sold grain to the Egyptians. The famine was severe throughout the land of Egypt.

Exodus 2:6

opened it, and saw the child -- a boy, crying! -- and she felt compassion for him and said, "This is one of the Hebrews' children."

Genesis 29:3

When all the flocks were gathered there, the shepherds would roll the stone off the mouth of the well and water the sheep. Then they would put the stone back in its place over the well's mouth.

Exodus 21:33

"If a man opens a pit or if a man digs a pit and does not cover it, and an ox or a donkey falls into it,

Revelation 9:2

He opened the shaft of the abyss and smoke rose out of it like smoke from a giant furnace. The sun and the air were darkened with smoke from the shaft.

Joshua 10:22

Joshua said, "Open the cave's mouth and bring the five kings out of the cave to me."

John 11:39-41

Jesus said, "Take away the stone." Martha, the sister of the deceased, replied, "Lord, by this time the body will have a bad smell, because he has been buried four days." Jesus responded, "Didn't I tell you that if you believe, you would see the glory of God?" So they took away the stone. Jesus looked upward and said, "Father, I thank you that you have listened to me.

John 20:1

Now very early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been moved away from the entrance.

Mark 16:3-4

They had been asking each other, "Who will roll away the stone for us from the entrance to the tomb?" But when they looked up, they saw that the stone, which was very large, had been rolled back.

Luke 24:2

They found that the stone had been rolled away from the tomb,

Matthew 27:52

And tombs were opened, and the bodies of many saints who had died were raised.

Ezekiel 8:7

He brought me to the entrance of the court, and as I watched, I noticed a hole in the wall.

Ezekiel 8:8

He said to me, "Son of man, dig into the wall." So I dug into the wall and discovered a doorway.

Ezekiel 12:5

While they are watching, dig a hole in the wall and carry your belongings out through it.

Ezekiel 12:7

So I did just as I was commanded. I carried out my belongings packed for exile during the day, and at evening I dug myself a hole through the wall with my hands. I went out in the darkness, carrying my baggage on my shoulder while they watched.

Ezekiel 12:12

"The prince who is among them will raise his belongings onto his shoulder in darkness, and will go out. He will dig a hole in the wall to leave through. He will cover his face so that he cannot see the land with his eyes.

Isaiah 22:9

You saw the many breaks in the walls of the city of David; you stored up water in the lower pool.

Ezekiel 13:5

You have not gone up in the breaks in the wall, nor repaired a wall for the house of Israel that it would stand strong in the battle on the day of the Lord.

Genesis 8:13

In Noah's six hundred and first year, in the first day of the first month, the waters had dried up from the earth, and Noah removed the covering from the ark and saw that the surface of the ground was dry.

Mark 2:4

When they were not able to bring him in because of the crowd, they removed the roof above Jesus. Then, after tearing it out, they lowered the stretcher the paralytic was lying on.

Ezekiel 46:12

When the prince provides a freewill offering, a burnt offering, or peace offerings as a voluntary offering to the Lord, the gate facing east will be opened for him, and he will provide his burnt offering and his peace offerings just as he did on the Sabbath. Then he will go out, and the gate will be closed after he goes out.

Acts 12:10

After they had passed the first and second guards, they came to the iron gate leading into the city. It opened for them by itself, and they went outside and walked down one narrow street, when at once the angel left him.

Psalm 118:19

Open for me the gates of the just king's temple! I will enter through them and give thanks to the Lord.

Psalm 24:7

Look up, you gates! Rise up, you eternal doors! Then the majestic king will enter!

Psalm 24:9

Look up, you gates! Rise up, you eternal doors! Then the majestic king will enter!

Isaiah 26:2

Open the gates so a righteous nation can enter -- one that remains trustworthy.

Isaiah 60:11

Your gates will remain open at all times; they will not be shut during the day or at night, so that the wealth of nations may be delivered, with their kings leading the way.

Nahum 2:6

The sluice gates are opened; the royal palace is deluged and dissolves.

Nahum 3:13

Your warriors will be like women in your midst; the gates of your land will be wide open to your enemies; fire will consume the bars of your gates.

Acts 12:14

When she recognized Peter's voice, she was so overjoyed she did not open the gate, but ran back in and told them that Peter was standing at the gate.

1 Samuel 3:15

So Samuel lay down until morning. Then he opened the doors of the Lord's house. But Samuel was afraid to tell Eli about the vision.

2 Chronicles 29:3

In the first month of the first year of his reign, he opened the doors of the Lord's temple and repaired them.

Revelation 11:19

Then the temple of God in heaven was opened and the ark of his covenant was visible within his temple. And there were flashes of lightning, roaring, crashes of thunder, an earthquake, and a great hailstorm.

Revelation 15:5

After these things I looked, and the temple (the tent of the testimony) was opened in heaven,

Ezekiel 46:1

"'This is what the sovereign Lord says: The gate of the inner court that faces east will be closed six working days, but on the Sabbath day it will be opened and on the day of the new moon it will be opened.

Nehemiah 7:3

I said to them, "The gates of Jerusalem must not be opened in the early morning, until those who are standing guard close the doors and lock them. Position residents of Jerusalem as guards, some at their guard stations and some near their homes."

Revelation 21:25

Its gates will never be closed during the day (and there will be no night there).

Genesis 7:11

In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month -- on that day all the fountains of the great deep burst open and the floodgates of the heavens were opened.

Ezekiel 1:1

In the thirtieth year, on the fifth day of the fourth month, while I was among the exiles at the Kebar River, the heavens opened and I saw a divine vision.

Revelation 4:1

After these things I looked, and there was a door standing open in heaven! And the first voice I had heard speaking to me like a trumpet said: "Come up here so that I can show you what must happen after these things."

Mark 1:10

And just as Jesus was coming up out of the water, he saw the heavens splitting apart and the Spirit descending on him like a dove.

Luke 3:21

Now when all the people were baptized, Jesus also was baptized. And while he was praying, the heavens opened,

Acts 7:56

"Look!" he said. "I see the heavens opened, and the Son of Man standing at the right hand of God!"

Acts 10:11

He saw heaven opened and an object something like a large sheet descending, being let down to earth by its four corners.

Malachi 3:10

"Bring the entire tithe into the storehouse so that there may be food in my temple. Test me in this matter," says the Lord who rules over all, "to see if I will not open for you the windows of heaven and pour out for you a blessing until there is no room for it all.

Nehemiah 8:5

Ezra opened the book in plain view of all the people, for he was elevated above all the people. When he opened the book, all the people stood up.

Revelation 5:2

And I saw a powerful angel proclaiming in a loud voice: "Who is worthy to open the scroll and to break its seals?"

Revelation 5:5

Then one of the elders said to me, "Stop weeping! Look, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the root of David, has conquered; thus he can open the scroll and its seven seals."

Daniel 7:10

A river of fire was streaming forth and proceeding from his presence. Many thousands were ministering to him; Many tens of thousands stood ready to serve him. The court convened and the books were opened.

Luke 4:17

and the scroll of the prophet Isaiah was given to him. He unrolled the scroll and found the place where it was written,

Revelation 5:3-4

But no one in heaven or on earth or under the earth was able to open the scroll or look into it. So I began weeping bitterly because no one was found who was worthy to open the scroll or to look into it.

Revelation 5:9

They were singing a new song: "You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals because you were killed, and at the cost of your own blood you have purchased for God persons from every tribe, language, people, and nation.

Revelation 10:2

He held in his hand a little scroll that was open, and he put his right foot on the sea and his left on the land.

Revelation 10:8

Then the voice I had heard from heaven began to speak to me again, "Go and take the open scroll in the hand of the angel who is standing on the sea and on the land."

Revelation 20:12

And I saw the dead, the great and the small, standing before the throne. Then books were opened, and another book was opened -- the book of life. So the dead were judged by what was written in the books, according to their deeds.

Revelation 6:1

I looked on when the Lamb opened one of the seven seals, and I heard one of the four living creatures saying with a thunderous voice, "Come!"

Revelation 6:3

Then when the Lamb opened the second seal, I heard the second living creature saying, "Come!"

Revelation 6:5

Then when the Lamb opened the third seal I heard the third living creature saying, "Come!" So I looked, and here came a black horse! The one who rode it had a balance scale in his hand.

Revelation 6:7

Then when the Lamb opened the fourth seal I heard the voice of the fourth living creature saying, "Come!"

Revelation 8:1

Now when the Lamb opened the seventh seal there was silence in heaven for about half an hour.

Ezekiel 30:16

I will ignite a fire in Egypt; Syene will writhe in agony, Thebes will be broken down, and Memphis will face enemies every day.

Ezekiel 37:12

Therefore prophesy, and tell them, 'This is what the sovereign Lord says: Look, I am about to open your graves and will raise you from your graves, my people. I will bring you to the land of Israel.

Ezekiel 37:13

Then you will know that I am the Lord, when I open your graves and raise you from your graves, my people.

Hosea 13:8

I will attack them like a bear robbed of her cubs -- I will rip open their chests. I will devour them there like a lion -- like a wild animal would tear them apart.

Zechariah 5:7

Then a round lead cover was raised up, revealing a woman sitting inside the basket.

Genesis 8:6

At the end of forty days, Noah opened the window he had made in the ark

2 Kings 13:17

Elisha said, "Open the east window," and he did so. Elisha said, "Shoot!" and he did so. Elisha said, "This arrow symbolizes the victory the Lord will give you over Syria. You will annihilate Syria in Aphek!"

Zechariah 11:1

Open your gates, Lebanon, so that the fire may consume your cedars.

Luke 12:36

be like people waiting for their master to come back from the wedding celebration, so that when he comes and knocks they can immediately open the door for him.

Acts 16:14

A woman named Lydia, a dealer in purple cloth from the city of Thyatira, a God-fearing woman, listened to us. The Lord opened her heart to respond to what Paul was saying.

Acts 12:16

Now Peter continued knocking, and when they opened the door and saw him, they were greatly astonished.

Matthew 25:11

Later, the other virgins came too, saying, 'Lord, lord! Let us in!'

Luke 13:25

Once the head of the house gets up and shuts the door, then you will stand outside and start to knock on the door and beg him, 'Lord, let us in!' But he will answer you, 'I don't know where you come from.'

Mark 7:34

Then he looked up to heaven and said with a sigh, "Ephphatha" (that is, "Be opened").

Micah 2:13

The one who can break through barriers will lead them out they will break out, pass through the gate, and leave. Their king will advance before them, The Lord himself will lead them.

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