'Mighty' in the Bible
Yet his bow remained steady,and his strong arms were made agileby the hands of the Mighty One of Jacob,by the name of the Shepherd, the Rock of Israel,
But You blew with Your breath,and the sea covered them.They sank like leadin the mighty waters.
Lord God, You have begun to show Your greatness and power to Your servant, for what god is there in heaven or on earth who can perform deeds and mighty acts like Yours?
For the Lord your God is the God of gods and Lord of lords, the great, mighty, and awesome God, showing no partiality and taking no bribe.
and for all the mighty acts of power and terrifying deeds that Moses performed in the sight of all Israel.
This is so that all the people of the earth may know that the Lord’s hand is mighty, and so that you may always fear the Lord your God.”
When there is a prolonged blast of the horn and you hear its sound, have all the people give a mighty shout. Then the city wall will collapse, and the people will advance, each man straight ahead.”
“Curse Meroz,” says the Angel of the Lord,“Bitterly curse her inhabitants,for they did not come to help the Lord,to help the Lord against the mighty warriors.”
Then the Angel of the Lord appeared to him and said: “The Lord is with you, mighty warrior.”
The splendor of Israel lies slain on your heights.How the mighty have fallen!
Mountains of Gilboa,let no dew or rain be on you,or fields of offerings,for there the shield of the mighty was defiled—the shield of Saul, no longer anointed with oil.
Jonathan’s bow never retreated,Saul’s sword never returned unstained,from the blood of the slain,from the bodies of the mighty.
How the mighty have fallen in the thick of battle!Jonathan lies slain on your heights.
How the mighty have fallenand the weapons of war have perished!
for they will hear of Your great name,mighty hand, and outstretched arm,and will come and pray toward this temple—
Then He said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the Lord’s presence.”At that moment, the Lord passed by. A great and mighty wind was tearing at the mountains and was shattering cliffs before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake.
This Benaiah was a mighty man among the Thirty and over the Thirty, and his son Ammizabad was in charge of his division.
All the leaders and the mighty men, and all of King David’s sons as well, pledged their allegiance to King Solomon.
Even for the foreigner who is not of Your people Israelbut has come from a distant landbecause of Your great nameand Your mighty hand and outstretched arm:when he comes and prays toward this temple,
Abijah set his army of warriors in order with 400,000 choice men. Jeroboam arranged his mighty army of 800,000 choice men in battle formation against him.
Then Abijah and his people struck them with a mighty blow, and 500,000 choice men of Israel were killed.
Then Asa cried out to the Lord his God: “Lord, there is no one besides You to help the mighty and those without strength. Help us, Lord our God, for we depend on You, and in Your name we have come against this large army. Yahweh, You are our God. Do not let a mere mortal hinder You.”
So now, our God—the great, mighty,and awe-inspiring God who keeps His gracious covenant—do not view lightly all the hardships that have afflicted us,our kings and leaders,our priests and prophets,our ancestors and all Your people,from the days of the Assyrian kings until today.
If it is a matter of strength, look, He is the Mighty One!If it is a matter of justice, who can summon Him?
Yet God drags away the mighty by His power;when He rises up, they have no assurance of life.
These are but the fringes of His ways;how faint is the word we hear of Him!Who can understand His mighty thunder?
Could one who hates justice govern the world?Will you condemn the mighty Righteous One,
They die suddenly in the middle of the night;people shudder, then pass away.Even the mighty are removed without effort.
He shatters the mighty without an investigationand sets others in their place.
People cry out because of severe oppression;they shout for help because of the arm of the mighty.
Yes, God is mighty, but He despises no one;He understands all things.
For He says to the snow, “Fall to the earth,”and the torrential rains, His mighty torrential rains,
When Leviathan rises, the mighty are terrified;they withdraw because of his thrashing.
Now I know that the Lord gives victory to His anointed;He will answer him from His holy heavenwith mighty victories from His right hand.
Who is this King of glory?The Lord, strong and mighty,the Lord, mighty in battle.
Mighty warrior, strap your sword at your side.In your majesty and splendor—
For the choir director: “Do Not Destroy.” A Davidic Miktam.Do you really speak righteously, you mighty ones?Do you judge people fairly?
I come because of the mighty acts of the Lord God;I will proclaim Your righteousness, Yours alone.
The mountains were covered by its shade,and the mighty cedars with its branches.
You have a mighty arm;Your hand is powerful;Your right hand is lifted high.
Greater than the roar of many waters—the mighty breakers of the sea—the Lord on high is majestic.
The mighty King loves justice.You have established fairness;You have administered justiceand righteousness in Jacob.
Who can declare the Lord’s mighty actsor proclaim all the praise due Him?
The Lord will extend Your mighty scepter from Zion.Rule over Your surrounding enemies.
and how he swore an oath to the Lord,making a vow to the Mighty One of Jacob:
until I find a place for the Lord,a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob.”
He struck down many nationsand slaughtered mighty kings:
One generation will declare Your works to the nextand will proclaim Your mighty acts.
informing all people of Your mighty actsand of the glorious splendor of Your kingdom.
Hallelujah!Praise God in His sanctuary.Praise Him in His mighty heavens.
A wise person went up against a city of warriorsand brought down its secure fortress.
hyraxes are not a mighty people,yet they make their homes in the cliffs;
It is Solomon’s royal littersurrounded by 60 warriorsfrom the mighty of Israel.
Mighty waters cannot extinguish love;rivers cannot sweep it away.If a man were to give all his wealth for love,it would be utterly scorned.
Therefore the Lord God of Hosts,the Mighty One of Israel, declares:“Ah, I will gain satisfaction from My foes;I will take revenge against My enemies.
the Lord will certainly bring against themthe mighty rushing waters of the Euphrates River—the king of Assyria and all his glory.It will overflow its channelsand spill over all its banks.
For a child will be born for us,a son will be given to us,and the government will be on His shoulders.He will be namedWonderful Counselor, Mighty God,Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.
For he said:I have done this by my own strengthand wisdom, for I am clever.I abolished the borders of nationsand plundered their treasures;like a mighty warrior, I subjugated the inhabitants.
The remnant will return, the remnant of Jacob,to the Mighty God.
The Lord will divide the Gulf of Suez.He will wave His hand over the Euphrateswith His mighty windand will split it into seven streams,letting people walk through on foot.
Listen, a tumult on the mountains,like that of a mighty people!Listen, an uproar among the kingdoms,like nations being gathered together!The Lord of Hosts is mobilizing an army for war.
Ah! The roar of many peoples—they roar like the roaring of the seas.The raging of the nations—they rage like the raging of mighty waters.
Look, the Lord has a strong and mighty one—like a devastating hail storm,like a storm with strong flooding waters.He will bring it across the land with His hand.
The wild oxen will be struck down with them,and young bulls with the mighty bulls.Their land will be soaked with blood,and their soil will be saturated with fat.
who brings out the chariot and horse,the army and the mighty one together(they lie down, they do not rise again;they are extinguished, quenched like a wick)—
Can the prey be taken from the mighty,or the captives of the righteous be delivered?
For this is what the Lord says:“Even the captives of a mighty man will be taken,and the prey of a tyrant will be delivered;I will contend with the one who contends with you,and I will save your children.
I will make your oppressors eat their own flesh,and they will be drunk with their own bloodas with sweet wine.Then all flesh will knowthat I, Yahweh, am your Savior,and your Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob.”
Therefore I will give Him the many as a portion,and He will receive the mighty as spoil,because He submitted Himself to death,and was counted among the rebels;yet He bore the sin of manyand interceded for the rebels.
You will nurse on the milk of nations,and nurse at the breast of kings;you will know that I, Yahweh, am your Saviorand Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob.
The least will become a thousand,the smallest a mighty nation.I am Yahweh;I will accomplish it quickly in its time.
Their quiver is like an open grave;they are all mighty warriors.
From Dan the snorting of horses is heard.At the sound of the neighing of mighty steeds,the whole land quakes.They come to devour the land and everything in it,the city and all its residents.
This is what the Lord says:The wise man must not boast in his wisdom;the strong man must not boast in his strength;the wealthy man must not boast in his wealth.
I will fight against you with an outstretched hand and a mighty arm, with anger, rage, and great wrath.
You show faithful love to thousands but lay the fathers’ sins on their sons’ laps after them, great and mighty God whose name is Yahweh of Hosts,
the One great in counsel and mighty in deed, whose eyes are on all the ways of the sons of men in order to give to each person according to his ways and the result of his deeds.
How can you say, “We are warriors—mighty men ready for battle”?
Mourn for him, all you surrounding nations,everyone who knows his name.Say: How the mighty scepter is shattered,the glorious staff!
For the Lord is going to devastate Babylon;He will silence her mighty voice.Their waves roar like abundant waters;the tumult of their voice resounds,
ס SamekThe Lord has rejectedall the mighty men within me.He has summoned an army against meto crush my young warriors.The Lord has trampled Virgin Daughter Judahlike grapes in a winepress.
When they moved, I heard the sound of their wings like the roar of mighty waters, like the voice of the Almighty, and a sound of commotion like the noise of an army. When they stood still, they lowered their wings.
He will trample all your streets with the hooves of his horses. He will slaughter your people with the sword, and your mighty pillars will fall to the ground.
For this is what the Lord God says: “When I make you a ruined city like other deserted cities, when I raise up the deep against you so that the mighty waters cover you,
“Son of man, wail over the hordes of Egypt and bring Egypt and the daughters of mighty nations down to the underworld, to be with those who descend to the Pit:
and come from your place in the remotest parts of the north—you and many peoples with you, who are all riding horses—a mighty horde, a huge army?
You will eat the flesh of mighty men and drink the blood of the earth’s princes: rams, lambs, male goats, and all the fattened bulls of Bashan.
At My table you will eat your fill of horses and riders, of mighty men and all the warriors.” This is the declaration of the Lord God.
and I saw the glory of the God of Israel coming from the east. His voice sounded like the roar of mighty waters, and the earth shone with His glory.
How great are His miracles,and how mighty His wonders!His kingdom is an eternal kingdom,and His dominion is from generation to generation.
Now, Lord our God, who brought Your people out of the land of Egypt with a mighty hand and made Your name renowned as it is this day, we have sinned, we have acted wickedly.
They bound on the tops of the mountains.Their sound is like the sound of chariots,like the sound of fiery flames consuming stubble,like a mighty army deployed for war.
because the Mighty Onehas done great things for me,and His name is holy.
He has done a mighty deed with His arm;He has scattered the proudbecause of the thoughts of their hearts;
He has toppled the mighty from their thronesand exalted the lowly.
The God of this people Israel chose our ancestors, exalted the people during their stay in the land of Egypt, and led them out of it with a mighty arm.
quenched the raging of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, gained strength after being weak, became mighty in battle, and put foreign armies to flight.
Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God, so that He may exalt you at the proper time,
I also saw a mighty angel proclaiming in a loud voice, “Who is worthy to open the scroll and break its seals?”
Then I saw another mighty angel coming down from heaven, surrounded by a cloud, with a rainbow over his head. His face was like the sun, his legs were like fiery pillars,