'Soon' in the Bible
And the LORD went away as soon as he had left communing with Abraham; and Abraham returned unto his place.
And it came to pass as soon as Isaac had made an end of blessing Jacob, and Jacob was yet scarce gone out from the presence of Isaac his father that Esau his brother came in from his hunting.
As soon as the morning was light, the men were sent away, they and their asses.
And when they returned unto Reuel, their father, he said, How is it that ye are come so soon today?
And Moses replied unto him, As soon as I am gone out of the city, I will extend my hands unto the LORD; and the thunder shall cease, neither shall there be any more hail; that thou may know how that the earth is the LORD's.
And it came to pass as soon as he came near unto the camp and he saw the calf and the dances, anger caused Moses to wax hot, and he cast the tables out of his hands and broke them at the foot of the mount.
as soon as he is notified of his sin, which he has committed, then he shall bring his offering, a he goat, a male without blemish.
as soon as his sin, which he has committed, comes to his knowledge, then he shall bring as his offering, a she goat, a female without blemish, for his sin which he has committed.
I put heaven and earth as witnesses today that ye shall soon utterly perish from off the land unto which ye pass the Jordan to inherit it; ye shall not prolong your days upon it without being utterly destroyed.
And the men pursued after them along the way to Jordan unto the fords; and as soon as those who pursued after them were gone out, they shut the gate.
when those that bore the ark entered into the Jordan, as soon as the feet of the priests that bore the ark were dipped in the brim of the water (for Jordan overflows all its banks all the time of harvest),
And those of the ambush arose quickly out of their place, and they ran as soon as he had stretched out his hand; and they entered into the city and took it and made haste to set the city on fire.
And he hanged the king of Ai on a tree until evening, and as soon as the sun was down, Joshua commanded that they should take his carcase down from the tree and cast it at the entering of the gate of the city and raise a great heap of stones upon it, that remains unto this day.
And it came to pass as soon as Gideon was dead that the sons of Israel turned again and fornicated after the Baalim and made Baalberith their god.
And in the morning as soon as the sun is up, thou shalt rise early and set upon the city; and, behold, when he and the people that are with him come out against thee, then thou may do to them as thou shalt find occasion.
As soon as you are come into the city, ye shall straightway find him before he goes up to the high place to eat, for the people will not eat until he comes because he must bless the sacrifice, and afterwards those that are invited eat. Now therefore go up, for about this time ye shall find him.
And it came to pass that as soon as he had finished offering the burnt offering, behold, Samuel came; and Saul went out to meet him that he might bless him.
And as soon as the lad was gone, David arose out of a place toward the Negev and fell on his face to the ground and bowed himself three times, and they kissed one another and wept one with another, although David exceeded.
Therefore, now rise up early in the morning with thy master's slaves that are come with thee, and as soon as ye are up early in the morning and it is light, depart.
And as soon as David had finished offering burnt offerings and peace offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the LORD of the hosts.
And it came to pass, as soon as he had made an end of speaking, that, behold, the king's sons came and lifted up their voice and wept. And the king also and all his slaves wept very sore.
But Absalom sent spies throughout all the tribes of Israel, saying, As soon as ye hear the sound of the shofar, then ye shall say, Absalom reigns in Hebron.
The strangers trembled before my command; as soon as they heard, they obeyed me.
And it came to pass, when he began to reign, as soon as he sat on his throne, that he smote all the house of Baasha; he left him not one that pisses against a wall, neither of his kinsfolk, , nor of his friends.
And it shall come to pass as soon as I am gone from thee, that the Spirit of the LORD shall carry thee where I know not; and so when I come and tell Ahab, and he cannot find thee, he shall slay me; but I, thy slave, fear the LORD from my youth.
Then said he unto him, Because thou hast not obeyed the voice of the LORD, behold, as soon as thou art departed from me, a lion shall smite thee. And as soon as he was departed from him, a lion found him and smote him.
Now as soon as this letter comes to you, unto those who have your master's sons and who have chariots and horsemen and who have the arms and munitions of the city,
And as soon as the kingdom was confirmed in his hand, he slew his slaves which had slain the king, his father.
In his days Pharaohnechoh, king of Egypt, went up against the king of Assyria to the river Euphrates; and King Josiah went against him; but as soon as he saw him, he slew him at Megiddo.
And as soon as the commandment burst forth and multiplied, an abundance of firstfruits of grain, wine, and oil, and honey, and of all the increase of the field was multiplied unto the sons of Israel; and likewise, they brought in the tithe, of all things in abundance.
For I do not know how to give flattering titles; otherwise my maker would soon take me away.
As soon as they heard of me, they obeyed me: the sons of strangers submitted themselves unto me even against their will.
For they shall soon be cut down like the grass and wither as the green herb.
The wicked are estranged from the womb; they go astray as soon as they are born, speaking lies.
Princes shall come out of Egypt; Ethiopia shall soon stretch out her hands unto God.
I would soon subdue their enemies and turn my hand against their adversaries.
The days of our years are seventy, and of the most valiant eighty years, yet their strength is labour and sorrow; for it is soon cut off, and we fly away.
They became rash. They soon forgot his works; they waited not for his counsel:
He that is soon angry shall deal foolishly, and the man of wicked devices shall be hated.
And the fading flower of the beauty of their glory, which is upon the head of the fertile valley, shall be as the early fig, which comes first before the other fruits of the summer; which when he that looks upon it sees it; as soon as he has it in his hand, he eats it up.
she fell in love with them as soon as she saw them with her eyes and sent messengers unto them into Chaldea.
Israel shall be swallowed up; soon they shall be among the Gentiles as a vessel in which there is no pleasure.
And when the disciples saw it, they marvelled, saying, How soon is the fig tree withered away!
And as soon as he was come out of the water, John saw the heavens opened and the Spirit like a dove descending and resting upon him;
But Simon's mother-in-law lay sick of a fever, and soon they told him of her.
And as soon as he had spoken, immediately the leprosy departed from him, and he was clean.
And soon many were gathered together, insomuch that there was no room to receive them, no, not so much as about the door; and he preached the word unto them.
As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he said unto the prince of the synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe.
and said unto them, Go to the place which is before you; and as soon as ye are entered into it, ye shall find a colt tied, upon which no man ever sat; loose him and bring him.
And as soon as he was come, he went straightway to him and said, Master, Master, and kissed him.
And it came to pass that as soon as the days of his ministration were accomplished, he departed to his own house.
For, behold, as soon as the voice of thy salutation sounded in my ears, the babe leaped in my womb for joy.
And some fell upon the rock, and as soon as it was sprung up, it withered away because it lacked moisture.
But as soon as this thy son was come who has devoured thy living with harlots, thou hast killed the fatted calf for him.
And as soon as it was day, the elders of the people and the princes of the priests and the scribes came together and led him into their council, saying,
And as soon as he knew that he belonged unto Herod's jurisdiction, he sent him to Herod, who himself also was at Jerusalem at that time.
Then Martha, as soon as she heard that Jesus was coming, went and met him; but Mary sat still in the house.
As soon as she heard that, she arose quickly and came unto him.
The woman, when she is in travail, has pain, because her hour is come; but as soon as she is delivered of the child, she remembers the anguish no more, for joy that a man is born into the world.
As soon then as they were come to land, they saw a fire of coals there, and a fish laid thereon, and bread.
Therefore I came unto you without doubting, as soon as I was sent for; I ask therefore for what intent ye have sent for me?
Now as soon as it was day, there was no small stir among the soldiers concerning what was become of Peter.
And those that conducted Paul brought him unto Athens; and receiving an order from him unto Silas and Timothy to come unto him as soon as possible, they departed.
I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him that called you into the grace of Christ unto another gospel,
Therefore, I hope to send him presently, so soon as I shall see how it will go with me.
And I took the little book from the angel's hand and ate it up; and it was in my mouth sweet as honey: and as soon as I had eaten it, my belly was bitter.
And his tail drew the third part of the stars of heaven and cast them to the earth; and the dragon stood before the woman who was ready to be delivered, to devour her child as soon as it was born.