'Alone' in the Bible
And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a help meet for him.
And Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until the breaking of the day.
And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he alone is left; if some disaster should befall him by the way in which ye go, then shall ye bring my gray hairs with sorrow down to Sheol.
And we said unto my lord, We have a father, an old man, and a young man of his old age, yet a lad; and his brother is dead, and he alone is left of his mother, and his father loves him.
Is this not what we told thee in Egypt, saying, Let us alone that we may serve the Egyptians? For it would have been better for us to serve the Egyptians than that we should die in the wilderness.
And when Moses' father-in-law saw all that he did to the people, he said, What is this that thou doest to the people? Why sittest thou thyself alone and all the people stand before thee from morning unto evening?
Thou wilt surely wear away, both thou and this people that is with thee; for this thing is too heavy for thee; thou art not able to perform it thyself alone.
And Moses alone shall approach the LORD, but they shall not come near; neither shall the people go up with him.
Now therefore let me alone that my wrath may wax hot in them and consume them; and I will put thee over a great nation.
All the days in which the plague shall be in him he shall be defiled; he shall be unclean; he shall dwell alone; outside the camp shall his habitation be.
I am not able to bear all these people alone because it is too heavy for me.
And I will come down and talk with thee there, and I will take of the spirit which is in thee and will put it upon them, and they shall bear the burden of the people with thee, that thou bear it not thyself alone.
And Balaam said unto Balak, Stand by thy burnt offering, and I will go; peradventure the LORD will come to meet me, and whatever he shows me I will tell thee. And thus he went alone.
And I spoke unto you at that time, saying, I am not able to bear you myself alone;
How can I myself alone bear your troubles and your burdens and your strife?
And he afflicted thee and caused thee to hunger and sustained thee with manna, food of which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know, that he might make thee know that man does not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds out of the mouth of the LORD shall man live.
Let me alone that I may destroy them and blot out their name from under heaven; and I will make of thee a nation mightier and greater than they.
so the LORD alone did lead him, and there was no strange god with him.
Then Israel, the fountain of Jacob, shall dwell in safety alone in a land of grain and wine; also his heavens shall drop down dew.
Peradventure did Achan, the son of Zerah, not commit a trespass in the anathema, and wrath fell on all the congregation of Israel? And that man did not perish alone in his iniquity.
And Ehud came unto him, and he was sitting in a summer parlour, which he had for himself alone. And Ehud said, I have a word from God unto thee. Then he arose out of his seat.
And she said again unto her father, Let this thing be done for me; let me alone two months, that I may go up and down upon the mountains and bewail my virginity, I and my companions.
Then David came to Nob to Ahimelech, the priest, and Ahimelech was afraid at the meeting of David and said unto him, Why art thou alone, and no one with thee?
And David said to Abishai, and to all his slaves, Behold, my son, who came forth of my bowels, seeks my life; how much more now a son of Jemini? Let him alone, and let him curse, for the LORD has bidden him.
And David sat between the two gates, and the watchman went up to the roof over the gate unto the wall and lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold a man running alone.
And the watchman cried and told the king. And the king said, If he is alone, he brings good news. And while he kept on drawing near,
the watchman saw another man running, and the watchman called unto the porter and said, Behold another man running alone. And the king said, He also bringeth tidings.
And it came to pass at that time, when Jeroboam went out of Jerusalem, that the prophet Ahijah, the Shilonite, found him in the way; and he was covered with a new garment; and the two were alone in the field.
And when she came to the man of God in the mountain, she caught him by the feet. And Gehazi came near to thrust her away; but the man of God said, Let her alone, for her soul is bitter within her; and the LORD has hid it from me and has not revealed it to me.
And Hezekiah prayed before the LORD, saying, O LORD God of Israel, who dwellest above the cherubim, thou alone art the God unto all the kingdoms of the earth; thou hast made heaven and earth.
Now, therefore, O LORD our God, I beseech thee, save us now out of his hand, that all the kingdoms of the earth may know that thou alone art the LORD God.
And he said, Let him alone; let no one move his bones. So his bones were saved along with the bones of the prophet that had come out of Samaria.
But Zerubbabel and Jeshua and the rest of the heads of the fathers of Israel, said unto them, Ye have nothing to do with us to build a house unto our God; but we alone will build unto the LORD God of Israel as King Cyrus, the king of Persia, commanded us.
Thou, O LORD, art alone; thou hast made the heavens and the heavens of the heavens, with all their host, the earth and all things that are therein, the seas and all that is therein, and thou givest life to them all; and the host of the heavens worship thee.
And he thought it a small matter to lay hands on Mordecai alone; for now they had declared unto him the people of Mordecai; therefore, Haman sought to destroy all the Jews that were throughout the whole kingdom of Ahasuerus, the people of Mordecai.
and the Sabeans fell upon them and took them away; they have slain the servants with the edge of the sword; and I alone have escaped to tell thee.
While he was yet speaking, another came who said, The fire of God is fallen from heaven and has burned up the sheep and the servants and consumed them; and I alone have escaped to tell thee.
While he was yet speaking, another came and said, The Chaldeans made three bands and fell upon the camels and have carried them away and have slain the servants with the edge of the sword; and I alone have escaped to tell thee.
and, behold, there came a great wind from the wilderness and smote the four corners of the house, and it fell upon the young men, and they are dead; and I alone have escaped to tell thee.
I loathed life; I do not desire to live for ever; let me alone; for my days are vanity.
For how long wilt thou not depart from me, nor let me alone until I swallow down my spittle?
He alone extends the heavens and walks upon the waves of the sea.
Are not my days few? Cease then, and let me alone, that I may take comfort a little,
Hast thou heard the secret of God, that thou dost detain wisdom in thee alone?
unto whom alone the earth was given, and no stranger passed among them.
God understands its way, and he alone knows its place.
For want and famine they walked alone; fleeing into solitude, to the dark place, desolate and waste.
or have eaten my morsel alone and the fatherless has not eaten thereof;
They rewarded me evil for good until my soul was alone.
That they may know that thou, whose name alone is LORD, art the most high over all the earth.
For thou art great and doest wondrous things; thou alone art God.
I watch and am as a sparrow alone upon the house top.
He shall have regarded the prayer of those who are alone and destitute and not despised their prayer.
They wandered lost in the wilderness, alone and out of the way; they found no city to dwell in.
Let them praise the name of the LORD; for his name alone is excellent; his glory is above earth and heavens.
If thou be wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself; but if thou scornest, thou alone shalt bear it.
It is the man who is alone, without a successor, who has neither son nor brother; yet is there no end of all his labour; neither is his eye satisfied with riches; neither saith he, For whom do I labour and bereave my soul of good? This is also vanity and sore travail.
For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow; but woe to him that is alone when he falls, for he has not another to help him up.
Again, if two sleep together, then they have heat, but how can one be warm alone?
The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.
And the loftiness of man shall be bowed down, and the haughtiness of men shall be made low; and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.
Woe unto those that join house to house, that lay field to field, until they have done away with the borders! Will ye dwell alone in the midst of the earth?
O LORD of the hosts, God of Israel, that dwellest between the cherubim, thou art the God, even thou alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth; thou hast made the heavens and earth.
Thus saith the LORD, thy redeemer, and he that formed thee from the womb, I am the LORD that makes all things, that stretches forth the heavens alone, that spreads abroad the earth by myself;
Then shalt thou say in thine heart, Who has begotten me these, seeing I had lost my children and was desolate, a stranger removed from my land? and who has brought up these? Behold, I was left alone; these, where had they been?
Look unto Abraham your father and unto Sarah that bore you; for I called him alone and blessed him and multiplied him.
I have trodden the winepress alone; and of the peoples there was no one with me; for I have trodden them with my anger and have trampled them with my fury; and their blood sprinkled my garments and stained all my raiment.
I did not sit in the assembly of the mockers, nor did I become puffed up by reason of thy prophecy; I sat alone because thou hast filled me with indignation.
Arise, get you up unto the wealthy nation that dwells without care, saith the LORD, which has neither gates nor bars, which dwells alone.
Jod He shall sit alone and keep silence because he has borne it upon him.
Therefore I was left alone and saw this great vision, and there remained no strength in me, for my strength was turned into dismay, and I retained no strength.
But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds out of the mouth of God.
And when he had sent the multitude away, he went up into a mountain apart to pray; and when the evening was come, he was there alone.
Let them alone; they are blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into a pit.
Therefore if thy brother shall sin against thee, go and reprove him between thee and him alone; if he shall hear thee, thou hast gained thy brother.
saying, Let us alone; what have we to do with thee, thou Jesus of Nazareth? Art thou come to destroy us? I know thee who thou art, the Holy One of God.
And when he was alone, those that were close to him with the twelve asked of him the parable.
But without a parable he did not speak unto them; and when they were alone, he expounded all things to his disciples.
And when night was come, the ship was in the midst of the sea, and he alone on the land.
But Jesus said, Let her alone; why trouble ye her? She has wrought a good work on me.
And one ran and filled a sponge full of vinegar and put it on a reed and gave him to drink, saying, Let alone; let us see whether Elijah will come to take him down.
And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, That man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.
saying, Let us alone; what have we to do with thee, thou Jesus of Nazareth? Art thou come to destroy us? I know thee who thou art: the Holy One of God.
And the scribes and the Pharisees began to reason, saying, Who is this who speaks blasphemies? Who can forgive sins, but God alone?
how he went into the house of God and did take and eat the showbread and gave also to those that were with him, which it is not lawful to eat but for the priests alone?
And it came to pass as he was alone praying, his disciples were with him, and he asked them, saying, Who do the people say that I am?
And when the voice was past, Jesus was found alone. And they kept silent and told no one in those days any of those things which they had seen.
But Martha was cumbered about in much serving and came to him and said, Lord, dost thou not care that my sister has left me to serve alone? Bid her therefore that she help me.
And he, answering, said unto him, Lord, let it alone this year also until I shall dig about it and dung it,
Jesus therefore knowing that they would come and take him by force to make him king, he departed again into a mountain himself alone.
The day following when the multitude which was on the other side of the sea saw that there was no other boat there except the one in which his disciples had entered and that Jesus had not gone with his disciples into the boat, but that his disciples had gone away alone
And those who heard it, being convicted by their own conscience, went out one by one, beginning at the eldest even unto the last; and Jesus was left alone and the woman that had been in the midst.
And yet if I judge, my judgment is true, for I am not alone, but I and the Father that sent me.
And he that sent me is with me: the Father has not left me alone, for I always do those things that please him.
If we let him thus alone, everyone will believe on him, and the Romans shall come and take away both our place and the nation.
Therefore Jesus said, Let her alone; against the day of my burying she has kept this;
Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except the grain of wheat falls into the ground and dies, it abides alone; but if it dies, it brings forth much fruit.
Behold, the hour comes and is now come, that ye shall be scattered, each one to his own, and shall leave me alone; and yet I am not alone, because the Father is with me.
Neither do I pray for these alone, but also for those who shall believe in me through their word;