Turning One's Back

Most Relevant Verses

Exodus 33:23

And I will remove my hand, and you will see my back, but my face will not be visible."

Jeremiah 18:17

Like the wind from the east I will scatter them {before} [the] enemy. I will show them [my] back and not [my] face in the day of their disaster.'"

Jeremiah 2:27

[Those who] say to the tree, 'You [are] my father,' and to the stone, 'You gave birth [to] me.' For they have turned [their] {backs} to me, and not [their] faces. But in the time of their trouble they say, 'Arise and save us.'

Jeremiah 32:33

And they have turned to me [their] backs and not [their] faces, though {I have taught them over and over again}, but they [were] not listening to accept discipline.

Ezekiel 8:16

And he brought me to the inner courtyard of the house of Yahweh, and look, [at] the doorway of the temple of Yahweh, between the portico and the altar, [there were] about twenty-five men [with] their backs to the temple of Yahweh and their faces toward the east, and they [were] bowing down toward the east before the sun.

Joshua 7:8

Please, my Lord! What can I say after {Israel has fled from its enemies}?

2 Samuel 22:41

{My enemies you cause to retreat from me}; I destroy those who hate me.

Psalm 18:40

And you {made my enemies turn their backs}, then I destroyed those [who] hated me.

Psalm 21:12

For you will {turn them to flight}; you will aim [arrows] on your bowstrings at their faces.

Exodus 23:27

" 'I will release my terror before you, and I will throw into confusion all the people against whom you come, and I will {make all your enemies turn their back to you}.

Judges 20:42

And they retreated from before the men of Israel to the way of the wilderness, but the battle caught up to them, and [those] who [came] from the cities destroyed them in the midst of them.

Jeremiah 48:39

"How it is filled with terror! [How] they wail! How Moab has turned [his] back! He is disgraced! So Moab has become as a derision, and as a terror for all his surrounding [peoples]."

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