'Approaching' in the Bible
Now as soon as they saw him approaching from a distance, before he arrived they plotted together to kill him.
Then the LORD told Moses: "Look! Because your time to die is approaching, call Joshua, present yourselves at the Tent of Meeting, and then I will commission him." Moses and Joshua complied and presented themselves at the Tent of Meeting.
The entire fighting force with him attacked, approaching the city, and camped on the north side of Ai, with a ravine between them and Ai.
Gaal spoke up again to say, "Look! People are coming down from the highest part of the land, and there's a company approaching from the diviner's oak tree."
When Araunah looked down, he saw the king and his staff approaching him. Araunah went out, bowed down before the king with his face on the ground,
His soul is getting close to the Pit; his life is approaching its executioner."
He is the grandest of God's undertakings, yet his creator is approaching him with his sword.
All of a sudden, I noticed six men approaching from the direction of the upper gate, which faces north. Each of them held a destructive weapon in his hand. Among them there was one man, clothed in linen, who was equipped with a writing set at his side. They went in and presented themselves beside the bronze altar.
And now Son of Man, prophesy to the Ammonites that this is what the Lord GOD says to the Ammonites about their approaching humiliation: "A sword! A sword is being drawn for slaughter. It's polished to flash like lightning.
and if he notices that violence is approaching and sounds an alarm to warn the people,
If that sentinel notices that violence is approaching, but does not sound an alarm, then because the nation does not take warning and the sword arrives and destroys their lives because of their guilt, I'll seek retribution for their shed blood from the one who was acting as sentinel.'"
and on the outer side, approaching the northern gateway, there were two tables, as well as two tables on the opposite side of the porch in front of the gate.
As Jesus was approaching Jericho, there was a blind man sitting by the road begging.
He was now approaching the descent from the Mount of Olives. The whole crowd of disciples began to rejoice and to praise God with a loud voice because of all the miracles they had seen.
"When you see Jerusalem surrounded by armies, then understand that its devastation is approaching.
"Now when these things begin to take place, stand up and lift up your heads, because your deliverance is approaching."
Don't be amazed at this, because the time is approaching when everyone in their graves will hear the Son of Man's voice
Now the Jewish Festival of Tents was approaching.
I must do the work of the one who sent me while it is day. Night is approaching, when no one can work.
Now the Jewish Passover was approaching, and before the Passover many people from the countryside went up to Jerusalem to purify themselves.
As Saul traveled along and was approaching Damascus, a light from heaven suddenly flashed around him.