'Move' in the Bible
Then the Lord God said to the serpent:Because you have done this,you are cursed more than any livestockand more than any wild animal.You will move on your bellyand eat dust all the days of your life.
Then Esau said, “Let’s move on, and I’ll go ahead of you.”
Live with us. The land is before you. Settle here, move about, and acquire property in it.”
“These men are peaceful toward us,” they said. “Let them live in our land and move about in it, for indeed, the region is large enough for them. Let us take their daughters as our wives and give our daughters to them.
When Joseph saw that his father had placed his right hand on Ephraim’s head, he thought it was a mistake and took his father’s hand to move it from Ephraim’s head to Manasseh’s.
One person could not see another, and for three days they did not move from where they were. Yet all the Israelites had light where they lived.
“This is the law concerning animals, birds, all living creatures that move in the water, and all creatures that swarm on the ground,
Whenever the tabernacle is to move, the Levites are to take it down, and whenever it is to stop at a campsite, the Levites are to set it up. Any unauthorized person who comes near it must be put to death.
The total number in their military divisions who belong to Judah’s encampment is 186,400; they will move out first.
The total number in their military divisions who belong to Reuben’s encampment is 151,450; they will move out second.
The tent of meeting is to move out with the Levites’ camp, which is in the middle of the camps. They are to move out just as they camp, each in his place, with their banners.
The total in their military divisions who belong to Ephraim’s encampment number 108,100; they will move out third.
The total number who belong to Dan’s encampment is 157,600; they are to move out last, with their banners.”
Whenever the camp is about to move on, Aaron and his sons are to go in, take down the screening veil, and cover the ark of the testimony with it.
“Aaron and his sons are to finish covering the holy objects and all their equipment whenever the camp is to move on. The Kohathites will come and carry them, but they are not to touch the holy objects or they will die. These are the transportation duties of the Kohathites regarding the tent of meeting.
So Miriam was confined outside the camp for seven days, and the people did not move on until Miriam was brought back in.
“The Lord also said, ‘Get up, move out, and cross the Arnon Valley. See, I have handed Sihon the Amorite, king of Heshbon, and his land over to you. Begin to take possession of it; engage him in battle.
“You must not move your neighbor’s boundary marker, established at the start in the inheritance you will receive in the land the Lord your God is giving you to possess.
The Lord will make you the head and not the tail; you will only move upward and never downward if you listen to the Lord your God’s commands I am giving you today and are careful to follow them.
He said to the people, “Move forward, march around the city, and have the armed troops go ahead of the ark of the Lord.”
Then Deborah said to Barak, “Move on, for this is the day the Lord has handed Sisera over to you. Hasn’t the Lord gone before you?” So Barak came down from Mount Tabor with 10,000 men following him.
But his master replied to him, “We will not stop at a foreign city where there are no Israelites. Let’s move on to Gibeah.”
So he was not willing to move the ark of the Lord to the city of David; instead, he took it to the house of Obed-edom the Gittite.
The king said, “Move aside and stand here.” So he stood to one side.
So David did not move the ark of God home to the city of David; instead, he took it to the house of Obed-edom the Gittite.
if you are pure and upright,then He will move even now on your behalfand restore the home where your righteousness dwells.
There the ships move about,and Leviathan, which You formed to play there.
Don’t move an ancient boundary markerthat your fathers set up.
Don’t move an ancient boundary marker,and don’t encroach on the fields of the fatherless,
I saw all the living, who move about under the sun, follow a second youth who succeeds him.
Though the mountains moveand the hills shake,My love will not be removed from youand My covenant of peace will not be shaken,”says your compassionate Lord.
Judah and all its cities will live in it together—also farmers and those who move with the flocks—
The destroyer will move against every town;not one town will escape.The valley will perish,and the plain will be annihilated,as the Lord has said.
The princes of Judah are like thosewho move boundary markers;I will pour out My fury on them like water.
I will move against them with My power, and they will become plunder for their own servants. Then you will know that the Lord of Hosts has sent Me.
On that day His feet will stand on the Mount of Olives, which faces Jerusalem on the east. The Mount of Olives will be split in half from east to west, forming a huge valley, so that half the mountain will move to the north and half to the south.
“Because of your little faith,” He told them. “For I assure you: If you have faith the size of a mustard seed, you will tell this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you.
They tie up heavy loads that are hard to carry and put them on people’s shoulders, but they themselves aren’t willing to lift a finger to move them.
“But when you are invited, go and recline in the lowest place, so that when the one who invited you comes, he will say to you, ‘Friend, move up higher.’ You will then be honored in the presence of all the other guests.
“Then he came out of the land of the Chaldeans and settled in Haran. From there, after his father died, God had him move to this land you now live in.
For in Him we live and move and exist, as even some of your own poets have said, ‘For we are also His offspring.’
If I have the gift of prophecyand understand all mysteriesand all knowledge,and if I have all faithso that I can move mountainsbut do not have love, I am nothing.