'Opportunity' in the Bible
And from that time he started looking for a good opportunity to betray Him.
And when they heard this, they were glad and promised to give him silver. So he started looking for a good opportunity to betray Him.
It will lead to an opportunity for you to witness.
So he accepted the offer and started looking for a good opportunity to betray Him to them when the crowd was not present.
I answered them that it’s not the Romans’ custom to give any man up before the accused confronts the accusers face to face and has an opportunity to give a defense concerning the charges.
And sin, seizing an opportunity through the commandment, produced in me coveting of every kind. For apart from the law sin is dead.
For sin, seizing an opportunity through the commandment, deceived me, and through it killed me.
Were you called while a slave? It should not be a concern to you. But if you can become free, by all means take the opportunity.
We are not commending ourselves to you again, but giving you an opportunity to be proud of us, so that you may have a reply for those who take pride in the outward appearance rather than in the heart.
We give no opportunity for stumbling to anyone, so that the ministry will not be blamed.
But I will continue to do what I am doing, in order to deny the opportunity of those who want an opportunity to be regarded just as our equals in what they boast about.
For you were called to be free, brothers; only don’t use this freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but serve one another through love.
Therefore, as we have opportunity, we must work for the good of all, especially for those who belong to the household of faith.
and don’t give the Devil an opportunity.
I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that once again you renewed your care for me. You were, in fact, concerned about me but lacked the opportunity to show it.
Therefore, I want younger women to marry, have children, manage their households, and give the adversary no opportunity to accuse us.
For if that first covenant had been faultless, there would have been no occasion for a second one.
If they were thinking about where they came from, they would have had an opportunity to return.
For you know that later, when he wanted to inherit the blessing, he was rejected because he didn’t find any opportunity for repentance, though he sought it with tears.
Also, regard the patience of our Lord as an opportunity for salvation, just as our dear brother Paul has written to you according to the wisdom given to him.