'Descends' in the Bible
Colhozeh's son Shallum, ruling official of the Mizpah district, repaired the Fountain Gate, reconstructing it, installing its doors, its locks, and its security bars, as well as the Pool of Shelach near the royal garden as far as the stairway that descends from the City of David.
Among unsettling thoughts from visions in the night,when deep sleep descends on men,
As a cloud fades away and vanishes, the one who descends to the afterlife doesn't return.
May he be like the rain that descends on mown grass, like showers sprinkling on the ground.
Who knows whether the spirit of human beings ascends, and whether the spirit of animals descends to the earth?
For my sword will be seen in the heavens. Look! It descends in judgment on Edom, on the people I have doomed to destruction.
The heavy rain descends, the swollen torrents come, and the winds blow and burst upon the house, and it falls; and disastrous is the fall."
The infirm man answered him, Sir, I have not a man, in order, when the water has been troubled, to cast me into the pool; but while I am coming another descends before me.
But an angel of the Lord spoke to Philip saying, “Get up and go south to the road that descends from Jerusalem to Gaza.” (This is a desert road.)
He who overcomes [the world through believing that Jesus is the Son of God], I will make him a pillar in the temple of My God; he will most certainly never be put out of it, and I will write on him the name of My God, and the name of the city of My God, the new Jerusalem, which descends out of heaven from My God, and My [own] new name.
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