'Shortened' in the Bible
And the Lord said to Moses, "Is the Lord's hand shortened? Now you will see whether my word to you will come true or not!"
His powerful stride is shortened, and his own schemes trip him up.
The days of his youth hast thou shortened: thou hast covered him with shame. Selah.
He weakened my strength in the way; he shortened my days.
The fear of the LORD prolongeth days: but the years of the wicked shall be shortened.
Wherefore, when I came, was there no man? when I called, was there none to answer? Is my hand shortened at all, that it cannot redeem? or have I no power to deliver? behold, at my rebuke I dry up the sea, I make the rivers a wilderness: their fish stinketh, because there is no water, and dieth for thirst.
Behold, the LORD'S hand is not shortened, that it cannot save; neither his ear heavy, that it cannot hear:
Doth the house of Jacob say, 'Hath the Spirit of Jehovah been shortened? Are these His doings?' Do not My words benefit the people that is walking uprightly?
And except those days should be shortened, there should no flesh be saved: but for the elect's sake those days shall be shortened.
And except that the Lord had shortened those days, no flesh should be saved: but for the elect's sake, whom he hath chosen, he hath shortened the days.