'Once' in the Bible
And Aaron shall make atonement for its horns once in the year: with the blood of the sin-offering of atonement shall he make atonement for it, once in the year, throughout your generations: it is most holy to Jehovah.
And this shall be an everlasting statute unto you, to make atonement for the children of Israel to cleanse them from all their sins once a year. And he did as Jehovah had commanded Moses.
And Jehovah thy God will cast out those nations from before thee by little and little; thou shalt not be able to make an end of them at once, lest the beasts of the field increase upon thee.
And ye shall go round the city, all the men of war, encompassing the city once. Thus shalt thou do six days.
And the ark of Jehovah went round the city, encompassing it once; and they came into the camp, and lodged in the camp.
And on the second day they went round the city once, and returned into the camp. So they did six days.
So the LORD left those nations, not driving them out at once, and he did not give them into the power of Joshua.
Then Gideon said to God, "Let not thy anger burn against me, let me speak but this once; pray, let me make trial only this once with the fleece; pray, let it be dry only on the fleece, and on all the ground let there be dew."
The trees once went forth to anoint a king over them; and they said to the olive tree, 'Reign over us.'
When Deli'lah saw that he had told her all his mind, she sent and called the lords of the Philistines, saying, "Come up this once, for he has told me all his mind." Then the lords of the Philistines came up to her, and brought the money in their hands.
Then Samson called to the LORD and said, "O Lord GOD, remember me, I pray thee, and strengthen me, I pray thee, only this once, O God, that I may be avenged upon the Philistines for one of my two eyes."
And Abishai said to David, God has delivered thine enemy into thy hand this day; and now let me smite him, I pray thee, with the spear, even to the ground once, and I will not do it the second time.
For the king had on the sea a Tarshish-fleet, with the fleet of Hiram: once in three years came the Tarshish-fleet, bringing gold and silver, ivory, and apes, and peacocks.
And the king of Israel sent to the place which the man of God told him and warned him of, and he was on his guard there. That took place not once, nor twice.
For the king's ships went to Tarshish with the servants of Huram: once in three years came the ships of Tarshish, bringing gold and silver, ivory, and apes, and peacocks.
And that which was prepared daily was one ox and six choice sheep; also fowls were prepared for me, and once in ten days all sorts of wine in abundance. Yet for all this I demanded not the bread of the governor; for the service was heavy upon this people.
And the dealers and sellers of all kind of ware passed the night without Jerusalem once or twice.
For God speaketh once, and twice, and man perceiveth it not --
Once have I spoken, and I will not answer; yea twice, but I will proceed no further.
Once hath God spoken, twice have I heard this, that strength belongeth unto God.
Thou, thou art to be feared, and who can stand before thee when once thou art angry?
Once have I sworn by my holiness; I will not lie unto David:
Long time have I holden my peace; I have been still, I have restrained myself: I will cry like a woman that travaileth; I will blow and pant at once.
Who hath heard such a thing? who hath seen such things? Can a land be made to bring forth in one day? shall a nation be born at once? For as soon as Zion travailed, she brought forth her sons.
Therefore, behold, I will this once cause them to know, I will cause them to know my hand and my might; and they shall know that my name is Jehovah.
For thus saith Jehovah of hosts: Yet once, it is a little while, and I will shake the heavens, and the earth, and the sea, and the dry land;
but I have besought for thee that thy faith fail not; and thou, when once thou hast been restored, confirm thy brethren.
For in that he has died, he has died to sin once for all; but in that he lives, he lives to God.
But I was alive without law once; but the commandment having come, sin revived, but I died.
For as indeed ye also once have not believed in God, but now have been objects of mercy through the unbelief of these;
Then he appeared to above five hundred brethren at once, of whom the most remain until now, but some also have fallen asleep.
Thrice have I been scourged, once I have been stoned, three times I have suffered shipwreck, a night and day I passed in the deep:
in which ye once walked according to the age of this world, according to the ruler of the authority of the air, the spirit who now works in the sons of disobedience:
among whom we also all once had our conversation in the lusts of our flesh, doing what the flesh and the thoughts willed to do, and were children, by nature, of wrath, even as the rest:
Wherefore remember that ye, once nations in the flesh, who are called uncircumcision by that called circumcision in the flesh done with the hand;
but now in Christ Jesus ye who once were afar off are become nigh by the blood of the Christ.
for ye were once darkness, but now light in the Lord; walk as children of light,
for also in Thessalonica once and even twice ye sent to me for my need.
And you, who once were alienated and enemies in mind by wicked works, yet now has it reconciled
In which ye also once walked when ye lived in these things.
wherefore we have desired to come to you, even I Paul, both once and twice, and Satan has hindered us.
For we were once ourselves also without intelligence, disobedient, wandering in error, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
once unserviceable to thee, but now serviceable to thee and to me:
For it is impossible to renew again to repentance those once enlightened, and who have tasted of the heavenly gift, and have been made partakers of the Holy Spirit,
who has not day by day need, as the high priests, first to offer up sacrifices for his own sins, then for those of the people; for this he did once for all in having offered up himself.
but into the second, the high priest only, once a year, not without blood, which he offers for himself and for the errors of the people:
nor by blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood, has entered in once for all into the holy of holies, having found an eternal redemption.
since he had then been obliged often to suffer from the foundation of the world. But now once in the consummation of the ages he has been manifested for the putting away of sin by his sacrifice.
And forasmuch as it is the portion of men once to die, and after this judgment;
thus the Christ also, having been once offered to bear the sins of many, shall appear to those that look for him the second time without sin for salvation.
Since, would they not indeed have ceased being offered, on account of the worshippers once purged having no longer any conscience of sins?
by which will we have been sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once for all.
whose voice then shook the earth; but now he has promised, saying, Yet once will I shake not only the earth, but also the heaven.
But this Yet once, signifies the removing of what is shaken, as being made, that what is not shaken may remain.
who once were not a people, but now God's people; who were not enjoying mercy, but now have found mercy.
for Christ indeed has once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that he might bring us to God; being put to death in flesh, but made alive in the Spirit,
Beloved, using all diligence to write to you of our common salvation, I have been obliged to write to you exhorting you to contend earnestly for the faith once delivered to the saints.
But I would put you in remembrance, you who once knew all things, that the Lord, having saved a people out of the land of Egypt, in the second place destroyed those who had not believed.