'Severe' in the Bible
There was a famine in the land, so Abram went down to Egypt to live because the famine was so severe.
But the LORD afflicted Pharaoh and his household with severe plagues because of Sarai, Abram's wife.
there will be no surplus in the land due to the coming famine, because it will be very severe.
Joseph opened all of the storehouses and sold grain to the Egyptians, because the famine was beginning to be severe throughout the land of Egypt.
In addition, all of the surrounding nations came to Joseph to buy grain from Egypt, because the famine had become severe throughout the world.
Meanwhile, there continued to be no food throughout the land, because the famine remained very severe. As a result, both Egypt and Canaan languished under the effects of the famine.
So Joseph purchased all of the Egyptian territory for Pharaoh. Every Egyptian sold his field, because the famine's effect was so severe. That's how Pharaoh came to own the land.
then the hand of the LORD will comewith a very severe plague on your livestock in the fields, on horses, on donkeys, on camels, on cattle, and on sheep.
Look! About this time tomorrow, I'll send a severe hail storm, such as has not happened in Egypt from the day it was founded until now.
then he will inflict extraordinary plagues on you and your children great and lasting plagues and severe and lasting illnesses.
Sometime later, the son of the woman who owned the house became ill. In fact, his illness became so severe that he died.
So Elijah went to show himself to Ahab, right when the famine in Samaria was most severe.
By the ninth day of the fourth month, the resulting famine had become so severe in the city that no food remained for the people who lived in the land.
Severe punishment awaits anyone who wanders off the path anyone who despises reproof will die.
Woe is me because of my injury. My wound is severe. I said, "Truly this is my sickness, and I must bear it.
"And deliver this message to them: "Let tears run down my face, night and day, and don't let them stop, because my virgin daughter my people will be broken with a powerful blow, with a severe wound.
"For this is what the LORD says: "Your injury won't heal; your wound is severe.
Why do you cry out because of your injury? Your wound won't heal. Because your wickedness is severe, and your sins are numerous, I've done all these things to you.
By the ninth day of the fourth month the famine became so severe that there was no food for the people of the land.
I'll send arrows of severe famine in their direction, meant for destruction, which I'll shoot, intending to destroy them. I'll make you have more and more famines that will attack you, and I'll disrupt your source of food.
Then the LORD sent a great wind over the sea, and a severe storm broke out. It seemed as if the ship were about to break up.
I'm telling you the truth there were many widows in Israel in Elijah's time, when it didn't rain for three years and six months and there was a severe famine everywhere in the land.
That servant who knew what his master wanted but didn't prepare himself or do what was wanted will receive a severe beating.
After he had spent everything, a severe famine took place throughout that country, and he began to be in need.
Now Saul heartily approved of putting Stephen to death. That day a severe persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and everyone except for the apostles was scattered throughout the countryside of Judea and Samaria.
One of them named Agabus got up and predicted by the Spirit that there would be a severe famine all over the world. This happened during the reign of Claudius.
After giving them a severe beating, they threw them in jail and ordered the jailer to keep them under tight security.
This punishment by the majority is severe enough for such a man.
For this reason I am writing this while I am away from you: When I come I do not want to be severe in using the authority the Lord gave me to build you up and not to tear you down.
How much more severe a punishment do you think that person deserves who tramples on God's Son, treats as common the blood of the covenant by which it was sanctified, and insults the Spirit of grace?
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