'Increased' in the Bible
The flood engulfed the earth for forty days. As the waters increased, they lifted the ark and raised it above the earth.
Indeed, you had little before I arrived, but now your possessions have increased many times over. The Lord has blessed you wherever I worked. But now, how long must it be before I do something for my own family too?"
Israel settled in the land of Egypt, in the land of Goshen, and they owned land there. They were fruitful and increased rapidly in number.
The Israelites, however, were fruitful, increased greatly, multiplied, and became extremely strong, so that the land was filled with them.
The Lord your God has increased your population to the point that you are now as numerous as the very stars of the sky.
These who are named above were the leaders of their clans. Their extended families increased greatly in numbers.
In the east they settled as far as the entrance to the desert that stretches to the Euphrates River, for their cattle had increased in numbers in the land of Gilead.
Have you not made a hedge around him and his household and all that he has on every side? You have blessed the work of his hands, and his livestock have increased in the land.
I increased my possessions: I built houses for myself; I planted vineyards for myself.
But she increased her prostitution. She saw men carved on the wall, images of the Chaldeans carved in bright red,
Yet she increased her prostitution, remembering the days of her youth when she engaged in prostitution in the land of Egypt.
By your great skill in trade you have increased your wealth, and your heart is proud because of your wealth.
The side chambers surrounding the temple were wider at each successive story; for the structure surrounding the temple went up story by story all around the temple. For this reason the width of the temple increased as it went up, and one went up from the lowest story to the highest by the way of the middle story.
The more the priests increased in numbers, the more they rebelled against me. They have turned their glorious calling into a shameful disgrace!
And Jesus increased in wisdom and in stature, and in favor with God and with people.
The word of God continued to spread, the number of disciples in Jerusalem increased greatly, and a large group of priests became obedient to the faith.
"But as the time drew near for God to fulfill the promise he had declared to Abraham, the people increased greatly in number in Egypt,
Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee, and Samaria experienced peace and thus was strengthened. Living in the fear of the Lord and in the encouragement of the Holy Spirit, the church increased in numbers.
Now the law came in so that the transgression may increase, but where sin increased, grace multiplied all the more,