'Immediately' in the Bible
and Jesus was baptized, and immediately went up from the water. At that moment the heavens opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and alighting upon Him,
So they immediately left their nets and followed Him. As He went further on,
He who has received the seed on the rocky ground is the man who hears the Message and immediately receives it with joy.
Immediately afterwards He made the disciples go on board the boat and cross to the opposite shore, leaving Him to dismiss the people.
Moved with compassion, Jesus touched their eyes, and immediately they regained their sight and followed Him.
and seeing a fig-tree on the road-side He went up to it, but found nothing on it but leaves. "On you," He said, "no fruit shall ever again grow." And immediately the fig-tree withered away.
"But immediately after those times of distress the sun will be darkened, the moon will not shed her light, the stars will fall from the firmament, and the forces which control the heavens will be disordered and disturbed.
Then with curses and oaths he declared, "I do not know the man." Immediately a cock crowed,
Immediately the curtain of the Sanctuary was torn in two from top to bottom: the earth quaked; the rocks split;
and immediately on His coming up out of the water He saw an opening in the sky, and the Spirit like a dove coming down to Him;
Going on a little further He saw James the son of Zabdi and his brother John: they also were in the boat mending the nets, and He immediately called them.
The man rose, and immediately under the eyes of all took up his mat and went out, so that they were all filled with astonishment, gave the glory to God, and said, "We never saw anything like this."
but they have no root within them. They last for a time; then, when suffering or persecution comes because of the Message, they are immediately overthrown.
Immediately Jesus, well knowing that healing power had gone from within Him, turned round in the crowd and asked, "Who touched my clothes?"
The girl immediately came in, in haste, to the King and made her request. "My desire is," she said, "that you will give me, here and now, on a dish, the head of John the Baptist."
Immediately afterwards He made His disciples go on board the boat and cross over to Bethsaida, leaving Him behind to dismiss the crowd.
for they all saw Him and were terrified. He, however, immediately spoke to them. "There is no danger," He said; "it is I; be not alarmed."
But no sooner had they gone ashore than the people immediately recognized Him.
Immediately the whole multitude on beholding Him were astonished and awe-struck, and yet they ran forward and greeted Him.
So they brought him to Jesus. And the spirit, when he saw Jesus, immediately threw the youth into convulsions, so that he fell on the ground and rolled about, foaming at the mouth.
Immediately the father cried out, "I do believe: strengthen my weak faith."
"Go," He said, "to the village facing you, and immediately on entering it you will find an ass's foal tied up which no one has ever yet ridden: untie him and bring him here.
Immediately, while He was still speaking, Judas, one of the Twelve, came and with him a crowd of men armed with swords and cudgels, sent by the High Priests and Scribes and Elders.
And immediately there was with the angel a multitude of the army of Heaven praising God and saying,
But he who has heard and not practised is like a man who has built a house upon the soft soil without a foundation, against which the torrent bursts, and immediately it collapses, and terrible is the wreck and ruin of that house."
He immediately cured many of diseases, severe pain, and evil spirits, and to many who were blind He gave the gift of sight.
Then He said to the people also, "When you see a cloud rising in the west, you immediately say, 'There is to be a shower;' and it comes to pass.
And He put His hands on her, and she immediately stood upright and began to give glory to God.
Then He turned to them and said, "Which of you shall have a child or an ox fall into a well on the Sabbath day, and will not immediately lift him out?"
As they were listening to His words, He went on to teach them by a parable, because He was near to Jerusalem and they supposed that the Kingdom of God was going to appear immediately.
But when you hear of wars and turmoils, be not afraid; for these things must happen first, but the end does not come immediately."
So Judas took the piece of bread and immediately went out. And it was night.
Once more Peter denied it, and immediately a cock crowed.
One of the soldiers, however, made a thrust at His side with a lance, and immediately blood and water flowed out.
Then taking his hand Peter lifted him up, and immediately his feet and ankles were strengthened.
This was said three times, and immediately the sail was drawn up out of sight.
"Immediately, therefore, I sent to you, and I thank you heartily for having come. That is why all of us are now assembled here in God's presence, to listen to what the Lord has commanded you to say."
So when he had seen the vision, we immediately looked out for an opportunity of passing on into Macedonia, confidently inferring that God had called us to proclaim the Good News to the people there.
This she persisted in for a considerable time, until Paul, wearied out, turned round and said to the spirit, "I command you in the name of Jesus Christ to come out of her." And it came out immediately.
Then he took them, even at that time of night, washed their wounds, and he and all his household were immediately baptized;
The excitement spread through the whole city, and the people rushed in crowds to the Temple, and there laid hold of Paul and began to drag him out; and the Temple gates were immediately closed.
So the men who had been on the point of putting him under torture immediately left him. And the Tribune, too, was frightened when he learnt that Paul was a Roman citizen, for he had had him bound.
But now that I have received information of an intended attack upon him, I immediately send him to you, directing his accusers also to state before you the case they have against him."
The High Priests and the leading men among the Jews immediately made representations to him against Paul, and begged him--
Although he has looked carefully at himself, he goes away, and has immediately forgotten the sort of man he is.