61 occurrences

'Past' in the Bible

Now Abraham and Sarah were old, well advanced in years; it had ceased to be with Sarah as with [young] women. [She was past the age of childbearing].

And when the days of his weeping and deep grief were past, Joseph said to [the nobles of] the house of Pharaoh, If now I have found grace in your eyes, speak, I pray you, to Pharaoh [for Joseph was dressed in mourning and could not do so himself], saying,

Or if it is known that the ox has gored in the past, and its owner has not kept it closed in, he shall surely pay ox for ox, and the dead beast shall be his.

(The Emim dwelt there in times past, a people great and many, and tall as the Anakim.

For ask now of the days that are past, which were before you, since the day that God created man upon the earth, and ask from one end of the heavens to the other, whether such a great thing as this has ever occurred or been heard of anywhere.

And this is the case of the slayer who shall flee there in order that he may live. Whoever kills his neighbor unintentionally, for whom he had no enmity in time past -- "

Then Samuel said, Bring here to me Agag king of the Amalekites. And Agag came to him cheerfully. And Agag said, Surely the bitterness of death is past.

So Jonathan called David and told him all these things. And Jonathan brought David to Saul, and he was in his presence as in times past.

Abner talked with the seniors of Israel, saying, In times past you sought to make David king over you.

In times past, when Saul was king over us, it was you who led out and brought in Israel. And the Lord told you, You shall feed My people Israel and be prince over [them].

And when the mourning was past, David sent and brought her to his house, and she became his wife and bore him a son. But the thing that David had done was evil in the sight of the Lord.

But if you return to the city and say to Absalom, I will be your servant, O king; as I have been your father's servant in the past, so will I be your servant now, then you may defeat for me the counsel of Ahithophel.

When David was a little past the top [of Olivet], behold, Ziba, the servant of Mephibosheth, met him with a couple of donkeys saddled, and upon them 200 loaves of bread, 100 bunches of raisins, 100 summer fruits, and a skin of wine.

Phinehas son of Eleazar was ruler over them in times past, and the Lord was with him.

In times past, even when Saul was king, it was you who led out and brought in Israel; and the Lord your God said to you, You shall be shepherd of My people Israel, and you shall be prince and leader over [them].

Who does great things past finding out, yes, marvelous things without number.

Oh, that You would hide me in Sheol (the unseen state), that You would conceal me until Your wrath is past, that You would set a definite time and then remember me earnestly [and imprint me on your heart]!

My days are past, my purposes and plans are frustrated; even the thoughts (desires and possessions) of my heart [are broken off].

He breaks in pieces mighty men without inquiry [before a jury] and in ways past finding out and sets others in their stead.

I acknowledged my sin to You, and my iniquity I did not hide. I said, I will confess my transgressions to the Lord [continually unfolding the past till all is told] -- "then You [instantly] forgave me the guilt and iniquity of my sin. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Walk about Zion, and go round about her, number her towers (her lofty and noble deeds of past days),

For a thousand years in Your sight are but as yesterday when it is past, or as a watch in the night.

But he knows not that the shades of the dead are there [specters haunting the scene of past transgressions], and that her invited guests are [already sunk] in the depths of Sheol (the lower world, Hades, the place of the dead).

I had gone but a little way past them when I found him whom my soul loves. I held him and would not let him go until I had brought him into my mother's house, and into the chamber of her who conceived me.

Come, my people, enter your chambers and shut your doors behind you; hide yourselves for a little while until the [Lord's] wrath is past.

But now [in spite of past judgments for Israel's sins], thus says the Lord, He Who created you, O Jacob, and He Who formed you, O Israel: Fear not, for I have redeemed you [ransomed you by paying a price instead of leaving you captives]; I have called you by your name; you are Mine.

I have declared from the beginning the former things [which happened in times past to Israel]; they went forth from My mouth and I made them known; then suddenly I did them, and they came to pass [says the Lord].

Moreover, the children of Memphis and Tahpanhes (Egypt) [have in times past shown their power as a foe; they] have broken and fed on the crown of your head [Israel] -- "so do not rely on them as an ally now.

The harvest is past, the summer has ended and the gathering of fruit is over, yet we are not saved! [comes again the voice of the people.]

What [example of suffering in the past] is sufficient for me to remind you for your [comfort]? To what shall I liken you, O Daughter of Jerusalem? With what shall I compare you, that I may comfort you, O Virgin Daughter of Zion? For your ruin is as measureless as the sea! Who can heal you?

And you, son of man, say to your people, The uprightness and justice of the [uncompromisingly] righteous shall not deliver him in the day of his transgression; and as for the wicked lawlessness of the wicked lawless, he shall not fall because of it in the day that he turns from his wickedness, neither shall the rigidly upright and just be able to live because of his past righteousness in the day that he sins and misses the mark [in keeping in harmony and right standing with God].

Saying, When will the New Moon festival be past that we may sell grain? And the Sabbath that we may offer wheat for sale, making the ephah [measure] small and the shekel [measure] great and falsifying the scales by deceit,

Thus says the Lord: Though they be in full strength and likewise many, even so shall [the Assyrians] be cut down when [their evil counselor] shall pass away. Though I have afflicted you [Jerusalem], I will not cause you to be afflicted [for your past sins] any more.

The Lord your God is in the midst of you, a Mighty One, a Savior [Who saves]! He will rejoice over you with joy; He will rest [in silent satisfaction] and in His love He will be silent and make no mention [of past sins, or even recall them]; He will exult over you with singing.

I indeed baptize you in (with) water because of repentance [that is, because of your changing your minds for the better, heartily amending your ways, with abhorrence of your past sins]. But He Who is coming after me is mightier than I, Whose sandals I am not worthy or fit to take off or carry; He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with fire.

Why do Your disciples transgress and violate the rules handed down by the elders of the past? For they do not practice [ceremonially] washing their hands before they eat.

John the Baptist appeared in the wilderness (desert), preaching a baptism [ obligating] repentance ( a change of one's mind for the better, heartily amending one's ways, with abhorrence of his past sins) in order to obtain forgiveness of and release from sins.

And saying, The [appointed period of] time is fulfilled (completed), and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent ( have a change of mind which issues in regret for past sins and in change of conduct for the better) and believe (trust in, rely on, and adhere to) the good news (the Gospel).

So they went out and preached that men should repent [ that they should change their minds for the better and heartily amend their ways, with abhorrence of their past sins].

And when the Sabbath was past [that is, after the sun had set], Mary Magdalene, and Mary [the mother] of James, and Salome purchased sweet-smelling spices, so that they might go and anoint [Jesus' body].

And he went into all the country round about the Jordan, preaching a baptism of repentance ( of hearty amending of their ways, with abhorrence of past wrongdoing) unto the forgiveness of sin.

I have not come to arouse and invite and call the righteous, but the erring ones ( those not free from sin) to repentance [ to change their minds for the better and heartily to amend their ways, with abhorrence of their past sins].

I tell you, No; but unless you repent ( change your mind for the better and heartily amend your ways, with abhorrence of your past sins), you will all likewise perish and be lost eternally.

I tell you, No; but unless you repent ( change your mind for the better and heartily amend your ways, with abhorrence of your past sins), you will all likewise perish and be lost eternally.

Even so, I tell you, there is joy among and in the presence of the angels of God over one [ especially] wicked person who repents ( changes his mind for the better, heartily amending his ways, with abhorrence of his past sins).

But he answered, No, father Abraham, but if someone from the dead goes to them, they will repent ( change their minds for the better and heartily amend their ways, with abhorrence of their past sins).

In generations past He permitted all the nations to walk in their own ways;

For Paul had determined to sail on past Ephesus, lest he might have to spend time [unnecessarily] in [the province of] Asia; for he was hastening on so that he might reach Jerusalem, if at all possible, by the day of Pentecost.

[This mystery] was never disclosed to human beings in past generations as it has now been revealed to His holy apostles (consecrated messengers) and prophets by the [Holy] Spirit.

Since all this is true, we ought to pay much closer attention than ever to the truths that we have heard, lest in any way we drift past [them] and slip away.

How shall we escape [appropriate retribution] if we neglect and refuse to pay attention to such a great salvation [as is now offered to us, letting it drift past us forever]? For it was declared at first by the Lord [Himself], and it was confirmed to us and proved to be real and genuine by those who personally heard [Him speak].

Seeing then that the promise remains over [from past times] for some to enter that rest, and that those who formerly were given the good news about it and the opportunity, failed to appropriate it and did not enter because of disobedience,

Therefore let us go on and get past the elementary stage in the teachings and doctrine of Christ (the Messiah), advancing steadily toward the completeness and perfection that belong to spiritual maturity. Let us not again be laying the foundation of repentance and abandonment of dead works (dead formalism) and of the faith [by which you turned] to God,

Because of faith also Sarah herself received physical power to conceive a child, even when she was long past the age for it, because she considered [God] Who had given her the promise to be reliable and trustworthy and true to His word.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
παράγω 
Parago 
Usage: 10

παρέρχομαι 
Parerchomai 
pass away , pass , pass by , pass over , transgress , past , go , come forth , come
Usage: 13

חלף 
Chalaph 
change , pass , renew , strike through , grow up , abolish , sprout again , alter , pass away , cut off , go on , pass on , over
Usage: 28

עבר 
`abar 
over , pass , through , pass by , go , away , pass on ,
Usage: 557

συγκοινωνός 
Sugkoinonos 
Usage: 4

אחר אחור 
'achowr 
Usage: 41

פּסח 
Pecach 
Usage: 49

קליא קלי 
Qaliy 
Usage: 6

שׁלשׁם שׁלשׁום 
Shilshowm 
Usage: 24

תּחתּי 
Tachtiy 
Usage: 19

διαβαίνω 
Diabaino 
Usage: 2

διαπεράω 
Diaperao 
pass over , go over , pass , sail over
Usage: 5

διέρχομαι 
Dierchomai 
pass , pass through , go , go over , go through , walk , , vr to go
Usage: 37

μακροθυμέω 
Makrothumeo 
Usage: 7

ὁμοιοπαθής 
Homoiopathes 
Usage: 2

παραλυτικός 
Paralutikos 
sick of palsy , that has the palsy
Usage: 9

παραλύω 
Paraluo 
sick of the palsy , taken with palsy , feeble
Usage: 5

παραπορεύομαι 
Paraporeuomai 
pass by , go , pass
Usage: 5

πέρας 
Peras 
Usage: 2

ποτέ 
Pote 
in time past , at any time , in times past , sometimes , sometime , once , not tr ,
Usage: 28

πρύμνα 
Prumna 
Usage: 3

ῥάπισμα 
Rhapisma 
strike with the palm of hand Trans , strike with the palm of hand , smite with hand
Usage: 3

φοῖνιξ 
Phoinix 
Usage: 2

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אב 
'ab 
Usage: 1214

אלמנה 
'almanah 
Usage: 54

אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

אפּדן 
'appeden 
Usage: 1

ארח 
'orach 
Usage: 59

ארך 
'arek 
Usage: 15

ארמון 
'armown 
Usage: 33

אתמוּל אתמול אתמול 
'ethmowl 
Usage: 8

בּד 
Bad 
lie , liar , parts
Usage: 5

בּוּת 
Buwth (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

בּירא 
Biyra' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

בּירה 
Biyrah 
Usage: 16

בּיתן 
Biythan 
Usage: 3

בּתר 
Bether 
Usage: 3

גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 104

גּזם 
Gazam 
Usage: 3

גּזר 
Gezer 
Usage: 2

היכל 
heykal 
Usage: 80

היכל 
heykal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 13

הרמון 
Harmown 
Usage: 1

חבל חבל 
Chebel 
Usage: 62

חדר 
Cheder 
Usage: 38

חיל חוּל 
Chuwl 
Usage: 57

חילה חיל 
Chiyl 
Usage: 7

חלה 
Chalah 
Usage: 76

חלחלה 
Chalchalah 
Usage: 4

חלף 
Chalaph (Aramaic) 
Usage: 4

חלק 
Chalaq 
Usage: 65

חלק 
Cheleq 
Usage: 67

חלקה 
Chelqah 
Usage: 29

חמשּׁי חמישׁי 
Chamiyshiy 
Usage: 45

חמשׁ 
Chamash 
Usage: 1

חמשׁ 
Chomesh 
Usage: 1

חפר 
Chaphar 
Usage: 22

חצה 
Chatsah 
Usage: 15

חצי 
Chetsiy 
Usage: 125

חרר 
Charer 
Usage: 1

טחה 
Tuwchah 
Usage: 2

טירה 
Tiyrah 
Usage: 7

יהב 
Y@hab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 28

ינח 
Yanach 
Usage: 0

ירכה 
Y@rekah 
Usage: 28

ירקון 
Yeraqown 
Usage: 6

יתד 
Yathed 
Usage: 24

כּאב 
Ka'ab 
Usage: 8

כּאב 
K@'eb 
Usage: 6

כּחל 
Kachal 
Usage: 1

כּיּר כּיּור 
Kiyowr 
Usage: 23

כּף 
Kaph 
Usage: 192

כּפה 
Kaphah 
Usage: 1

כּר 
Kar 
Usage: 16

לבנה 
Libnah 
Usage: 1

לשׁכּה 
Lishkah 
Usage: 47

מחבת 
Machabath 
pan
Usage: 5

מכאבה מכאוב מכאב 
Mak'ob 
Usage: 16

מכר 
meker 
pay for it , price , ware
Usage: 3

מן 
Min (Aramaic) 
of , from , part , ...I , ...me , before , after , because , Therefore , out , for , than , partly ,
Usage: 114

מנה 
manah 
Usage: 11

מסלּה 
M@cillah 
Usage: 27

מעברה מעבר 
Ma`abar 
Usage: 11

מעגּלה מעגּל 
Ma`gal 
Usage: 16

מעשׂרה מעשׂר מעשׂר 
Ma`aser 
Usage: 32

מצר 
metsar 
Usage: 3

מקּדשׁ מקדּשׁ 
Miqdash 
Usage: 75

מרבּית 
Marbiyth 
Usage: 5

מרעה 
Mir`eh 
Usage: 13

מרעית 
Mir`iyth 
Usage: 10

מרצפת 
Martsepheth 
Usage: 1

משׁח 
Mashach 
Usage: 72

משׁל 
Mashal 
Usage: 39

משׁעול 
Mish`owl 
Usage: 1

משׁקה 
Mashqeh 
Usage: 19