16 occurrences

'Expectation' in the Bible

The desire of the righteous is only good; But the expectation of the wicked is wrath.

And they shall be dismayed and confounded, because of Ethiopia their expectation, and of Egypt their glory.

And the inhabitant of this coast-land shall say in that day, Behold, such is our expectation, whither we fled for help to be delivered from the king of Assyria: and we, how shall we escape?

Ashkelon shall see it, and fear; Gaza also, and shall be sore pained; and Ekron, for her expectation shall be put to shame; and the king shall perish from Gaza, and Ashkelon shall not be inhabited.

And as the people were in expectation, and all men reasoned in their hearts concerning John, whether haply he were the Christ;

And when Peter was come to himself, he said, Now I know of a truth, that the Lord hath sent forth his angel and delivered me out of the hand of Herod, and from all the expectation of the people of the Jews.

But they expected that he would have swollen, or fallen down dead suddenly: but when they were long in expectation and beheld nothing amiss came to him, they changed their minds, and said that he was a god.

according to my earnest expectation and hope, that in nothing shall I be put to shame, but that with all boldness, as always,'so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether by life, or by death.

but a certain fearful expectation of judgment, and a fierceness of fire which shall devour the adversaries.

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מבּט מבּט 
Mabbat 
Usage: 3

תּקוה 
Tiqvah 
Usage: 34

ἀποκαραδοκία 
Apokaradokia 
Usage: 2

προσδοκάω 
Prosdokao 
Usage: 14

προσδοκία 
Prosdokia 
Usage: 1