The Act Of Opening

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Luke 11:9

"I tell you, keep asking, and it will be given you. Keep seeking, and you will find. Keep knocking, and it will be opened to you.

Matthew 7:8

For everyone who asks receives. He who seeks finds. To him who knocks it will be opened.

Luke 11:10

For everyone who asks receives. He who seeks finds. To him who knocks it will be opened.

Revelation 3:7

"To the angel of the assembly in Philadelphia write: "He who is holy, he who is true, he who has the key of David, he who opens and no one can shut, and who shuts and no one opens, says these things:

Genesis 38:29

It happened, as he drew back his hand, that behold, his brother came out, and she said, "Why have you made a breach for yourself?" Therefore his name was called Perez.

Exodus 13:2

"Sanctify to me all of the firstborn, whatever opens the womb among the children of Israel, both of man and of animal. It is mine."

Exodus 13:12

that you shall set apart to Yahweh all that opens the womb, and every firstborn which you have that comes from an animal. The males shall be Yahweh's.

Amos 1:13

Thus says Yahweh: "For three transgressions of the children of Ammon, yes, for four, I will not turn away its punishment; because they have ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead, that they may enlarge their border.

Genesis 42:27

As one of them opened his sack to give his donkey food in the lodging place, he saw his money. Behold, it was in the mouth of his sack.

Genesis 44:11

Then they hurried, and each man took his sack down to the ground, and each man opened his sack.

Genesis 43:21

When we came to the lodging place, we opened our sacks, and behold, each man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money in full weight. We have brought it back in our hand.

Genesis 41:56

The famine was over all the surface of the earth. Joseph opened all the store houses, and sold to the Egyptians. The famine was severe in the land of Egypt.

Exodus 2:6

She opened it, and saw the child, and behold, the baby cried. She had compassion on him, and said, "This is one of the Hebrews' children."

Genesis 29:3

There all the flocks were gathered. They rolled the stone from the well's mouth, and watered the sheep, and put the stone again on the well's mouth in its place.

Exodus 21:33

"If a man opens a pit, or if a man digs a pit and doesn't cover it, and a bull or a donkey falls into it,

Revelation 9:2

He opened the pit of the abyss, and smoke went up out of the pit, like the smoke from a burning furnace. The sun and the air were darkened because of the smoke from the pit.

Joshua 10:22

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

John 11:39-41

Jesus said, "Take away the stone." Martha, the sister of him who was dead, said to him, "Lord, by this time there is a stench, for he has been dead four days." Jesus said to her, "Didn't I tell you that if you believed, you would see God's glory?" So they took away the stone from the place where the dead man was lying. Jesus lifted up his eyes, and said, "Father, I thank you that you listened to me.

John 20:1

Now on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene went early, while it was still dark, to the tomb, and saw the stone taken away from the tomb.

Mark 16:3-4

They were saying among themselves, "Who will roll away the stone from the door of the tomb for us?" for it was very big. Looking up, they saw that the stone was rolled back.

Luke 24:2

They found the stone rolled away from the tomb.

Matthew 27:52

The tombs were opened, and many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep were raised;

Ezekiel 8:7

He brought me to the door of the court; and when I looked, behold, a hole in the wall.

Ezekiel 8:8

Then he said to 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 carry your stuff out that way.

Ezekiel 12:7

I did so as I was commanded: I brought forth my stuff by day, as stuff for removing, and in the even I dug through the wall with my hand; I brought it forth in the dark, and bore it on my shoulder in their sight.

Ezekiel 12:12

The prince who is among them shall bear on his shoulder in the dark, and shall go forth: they shall dig through the wall to carry out thereby: he shall cover his face, because he shall not see the land with his eyes.

Isaiah 22:9

You saw the breaches of the city of David, that they were many; and you gathered together the waters of the lower pool.

Ezekiel 13:5

You have not gone up into the gaps, neither built up the wall for the house of Israel, to stand in the battle in the day of Yahweh.

Genesis 8:13

It happened in the six hundred first year, in the first month, the first day of the month, the waters were dried up from the earth. Noah removed the covering of the ship, and looked. He saw that the surface of the ground was dried.

Mark 2:4

When they could not come near to him for the crowd, they removed the roof where he was. When they had broken it up, they let down the mat that the paralytic was lying on.

Ezekiel 46:12

When the prince shall prepare a freewill offering, a burnt offering or peace offerings as a freewill offering to Yahweh, one shall open for him the gate that looks toward the east; and he shall prepare his burnt offering and his peace offerings, as he does on the Sabbath day: then he shall go forth; and after his going forth one shall shut the gate.

Acts 12:10

When they were past the first and the second guard, they came to the iron gate that leads into the city, which opened to them by itself. They went out, and went down one street, and immediately the angel departed from him.

Psalm 118:19

Open to me the gates of righteousness. I will enter into them. I will give thanks to Yah.

Psalm 24:7

Lift up your heads, you gates! Be lifted up, you everlasting doors, and the King of glory will come in.

Psalm 24:9

Lift up your heads, you gates; yes, lift them up, you everlasting doors, and the King of glory will come in.

Isaiah 26:2

Open the gates, that the righteous nation may enter: the one which keeps faith.

Isaiah 60:11

Your gates also shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that men may bring to you the wealth of the nations, and their kings led captive.

Nahum 2:6

The gates of the rivers are opened, and the palace is dissolved.

Nahum 3:13

Behold, your troops in your midst are women. The gates of your land are set wide open to your enemies. The fire has devoured your bars.

Acts 12:14

When she recognized Peter's voice, she didn't open the gate for joy, but ran in, and reported that Peter was standing in front of the gate.

1 Samuel 3:15

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

2 Chronicles 29:3

He in the first year of his reign, in the first month, opened the doors of the house of Yahweh, and repaired them.

Revelation 11:19

God's temple that is in heaven was opened, and the ark of the Lord's covenant was seen in his temple. Lightnings, sounds, thunders, an earthquake, and great hail followed.

Revelation 15:5

After these things I looked, and the temple of the tabernacle of the testimony in heaven was opened.

Ezekiel 46:1

Thus says the Lord Yahweh: The gate of the inner court that looks toward the east shall be shut the six working days; but on the Sabbath day it shall be opened, and on the day of the new moon it shall be opened.

Nehemiah 7:3

I said to them, "Don't let the gates of Jerusalem be opened until the sun is hot; and while they stand guard, let them shut the doors, and you bar them: and appoint watches of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, everyone in his watch, with everyone near his house."

Revelation 21:25

Its gates will in no way be shut by day (for 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 the same day all the fountains of the great deep were burst open, and the sky's windows were opened.

Ezekiel 1:1

Now it happened in the thirtieth year, in the fourth [month], in the fifth [day] of the month, as I was among the captives by the river Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God.

Revelation 4:1

After these things I looked and saw a door opened in heaven, and the first voice that I heard, like a trumpet speaking with me, was one saying, "Come up here, and I will show you the things which must happen after this."

Mark 1:10

Immediately coming up from the water, he saw the heavens parting, and the Spirit descending on him like a dove.

Luke 3:21

Now it happened, when all the people were baptized, Jesus also had been baptized, and was praying. The sky was opened,

Acts 7:56

and said, "Behold, 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 a certain container descending to him, like a great sheet let down by four corners on the earth,

Malachi 3:10

Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house, and test me now in this," says Yahweh of Armies, "if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough for.

Nehemiah 8:5

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

I saw a mighty angel proclaiming with a loud voice, "Who is worthy to open the book, and to break its seals?"

Revelation 5:5

One of the elders said to me, "Don't weep. Behold, the Lion who is of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has overcome; he who opens the book and its seven seals."

Daniel 7:10

A fiery stream issued and came forth from before him: thousands of thousands ministered to him, and ten thousand times ten thousand stood before him: the judgment was set, and the books were opened.

Luke 4:17

The book of the prophet Isaiah was handed to him. He opened the book, and found the place where it was written,

Revelation 5:3-4

No one in heaven above, or on the earth, or under the earth, was able to open the book, or to look in it. And I wept much, because no one was found worthy to open the book, or to look in it.

Revelation 10:2

He had in his hand a little open book. He set his right foot on the sea, and his left on the land.

Revelation 10:8

The voice which I heard from heaven, again speaking with me, said, "Go, take the book which is open in the hand of the angel who stands on the sea and on the land."

Revelation 20:12

I saw the dead, the great and the small, standing before the throne, and they opened books. Another book was opened, which is the book of life. The dead were judged out of the things which were written in the books, according to their works.

Revelation 6:1

I saw that the Lamb opened one of the seven seals, and I heard one of the four living creatures saying, as with a voice of thunder, "Come and see!"

Revelation 6:3

When he opened the second seal, I heard the second living creature saying, "Come!"

Revelation 6:5

When he opened the third seal, I heard the third living creature saying, "Come and see!" And behold, a black horse, and he who sat on it had a balance in his hand.

Revelation 6:7

When he opened the fourth seal, I heard the fourth living creature saying, "Come and see!"

Revelation 8:1

When he opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour.

Ezekiel 30:16

I will set a fire in Egypt: Sin shall be in great anguish, and No shall be broken up; and Memphis [shall have] adversaries in the daytime.

Ezekiel 37:12

Therefore prophesy, and tell them, Thus says the Lord Yahweh: Behold, I will open your graves, and cause you to come up out of your graves, my people; and I will bring you into the land of Israel.

Ezekiel 37:13

You shall know that I am Yahweh, when I have opened your graves, and caused you to come up out of your graves, my people.

Hosea 13:8

I will meet them like a bear that is bereaved of her cubs, and will tear the covering of their heart. There I will devour them like a lioness. The wild animal will tear them.

Zechariah 5:7

(and behold, a talent of lead was lifted up); and this is a woman sitting in the midst of the ephah basket."

Genesis 8:6

It happened at the end of forty days, that Noah opened the window of the ship which he had made,

2 Kings 13:17

He said, "Open the window eastward;" and he opened it. Then Elisha said, "Shoot!" and he shot. He said, "Yahweh's arrow of victory, even the arrow of victory over Syria; for you shall strike the Syrians in Aphek, until you have consumed them."

Zechariah 11:1

Open your doors, Lebanon, that the fire may devour your cedars.

John 10:3

The gatekeeper opens the gate for him, and the sheep listen to his voice. He calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

Acts 16:14

A certain woman named Lydia, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, one who worshiped God, heard us; whose heart the Lord opened to listen to the things which were spoken by Paul.

Acts 12:16

But Peter continued knocking. When they had opened, they saw him, and were amazed.

Matthew 25:11

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

Luke 13:25

When once the master of the house has risen up, and has shut the door, and you begin to stand outside, and to knock at the door, saying, 'Lord, Lord, open to us!' then he will answer and tell you, 'I don't know you or where you come from.'

Mark 7:34

Looking up to heaven, he sighed, and said to him, "Ephphatha!" that is, "Be opened!"

Micah 2:13

He who breaks open the way goes up before them. They break through the gate, and go out. And their king passes on before them, with Yahweh at their head.

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