12 Bible Verses about Turning One's Back

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Exodus 33:23

Then I will take My hand away and you shall see My back, but My face shall not be seen.”

Jeremiah 18:17

‘Like an east wind I will scatter them
Before the enemy;
I will show them My back and not My face
In the day of their calamity.’”

Jeremiah 2:27

Who say to a tree, ‘You are my father,’
And to a stone, ‘You gave me birth.’
For they have turned their back to Me,
And not their face;
But in the time of their trouble they will say,
‘Arise and save us.’

Ezekiel 8:16

Then He brought me into the inner court of the Lord’s house. And behold, at the entrance to the temple of the Lord, between the porch and the altar, were about twenty-five men with their backs to the temple of the Lord and their faces toward the east; and they were prostrating themselves eastward toward the sun.

Joshua 7:8

O Lord, what can I say since Israel has turned their back before their enemies?

2 Samuel 22:41

“You have also made my enemies turn their backs to me,
And I destroyed those who hated me.

Psalm 18:40

You have also made my enemies turn their backs to me,
And I destroyed those who hated me.

Psalm 21:12

For You will make them turn their back;
You will aim with Your bowstrings at their faces.

Exodus 23:27

I will send My terror ahead of you, and throw into confusion all the people among whom you come, and I will make all your enemies turn their backs to you.

Judges 20:42

Therefore, they turned their backs before the men of Israel toward the direction of the wilderness, but the battle overtook them while those who came out of the cities destroyed them in the midst of them.

Jeremiah 48:39

“How shattered it is! How they have wailed! How Moab has turned his back—he is ashamed! So Moab will become a laughingstock and an object of terror to all around him.”

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