'Spend' in the Bible
and said, “My lords, turn aside to your servant’s house, wash your feet, and spend the night. Then you can get up early and go on your way.”“No,” they said. “We would rather spend the night in the square.”
“Whose daughter are you?” he asked. “Please tell me, is there room in your father’s house for us to spend the night?”
She also said to him, “We have plenty of straw and feed and a place to spend the night.”
He said to them, “Spend the night here, and I will give you the answer the Lord tells me.” So the officials of Moab stayed with Balaam.
You may spend the money on anything you want: cattle, sheep, wine, beer, or anything you desire. You are to feast there in the presence of the Lord your God and rejoice with your family.
and command them: Take 12 stones from this place in the middle of the Jordan where the priests are standing, carry them with you, and set them down at the place where you spend the night.”
The man got up to go with his concubine and his servant, when his father-in-law, the girl’s father, said to him, “Look, night is coming. Please spend the night. See, the day is almost over. Spend the night here, enjoy yourself, then you can get up early tomorrow for your journey and go home.”
But the man was unwilling to spend the night. He got up, departed, and arrived opposite Jebus (that is, Jerusalem). The man had his two saddled donkeys and his concubine with him.
When they were near Jebus and the day was almost gone, the servant said to his master, “Please, why not let us stop at this Jebusite city and spend the night here?”
“Come on,” he said, “let’s try to reach one of these places and spend the night in Gibeah or Ramah.”
They stopped to go in and spend the night in Gibeah. The Levite went in and sat down in the city square, but no one took them into their home to spend the night.
“Peace to you,” said the old man. “I’ll take care of everything you need. Only don’t spend the night in the square.”
The Levite, the husband of the murdered woman, answered: “I went to Gibeah in Benjamin with my concubine to spend the night.
Hushai continued, “You know your father and his men. They are warriors and are desperate like a wild bear robbed of her cubs. Your father is an experienced soldier who won’t spend the night with the people.
Now send someone quickly and tell David, ‘Don’t spend the night at the wilderness ford of the Jordan, but be sure to cross over, or the king and all the people with him will be destroyed.’”
At that time, I also said to the people, “Let everyone and his servant spend the night inside Jerusalem, so that they can stand guard by night and work by day.”
They spend their days in prosperityand go down to Sheol in peace.
Without clothing, they spend the night naked,having no covering against the cold.
No stranger had to spend the night on the street,for I opened my door to the traveler.
Would the wild ox be willing to serve you?Would it spend the night by your feeding trough?
For His anger lasts only a moment,but His favor, a lifetime.Weeping may spend the night,but there is joy in the morning.
Don’t spend your energy on womenor your efforts on those who destroy kings.
Come, my love,let’s go to the field;let’s spend the night among the henna blossoms.
They crossed over at the ford, saying,“We will spend the night at Geba.”The people of Ramah are trembling;those at Gibeah of Saul have fled.
They will all be left for the birds of prey on the hillsand for the wild animals of the land.The birds will spend the summer on them,and all the animals, the winter on them.
Why do you spend money on what is not food,and your wages on what does not satisfy?Listen carefully to Me, and eat what is good,and you will enjoy the choicest of foods.
The house of Israel will spend seven months burying them in order to cleanse the land.
Dress in sackcloth and lament, you priests;wail, you ministers of the altar.Come and spend the night in sackcloth,you ministers of my God,because grain and drink offeringsare withheld from the house of your God.
The next day he took out two denarii, gave them to the innkeeper, and said, ‘Take care of him. When I come back I’ll reimburse you for whatever extra you spend.’
During the day, He was teaching in the temple complex, but in the evening He would go out and spend the night on what is called the Mount of Olives.
For Paul had decided to sail past Ephesus so he would not have to spend time in Asia, because he was hurrying to be in Jerusalem, if possible, for the day of Pentecost.
and perhaps I will remain with you or even spend the winter, so that you may send me on my way wherever I go.
I don’t want to see you now just in passing, for I hope to spend some time with you, if the Lord allows.
I will most gladly spend and be spent for you. If I love you more, am I to be loved less?
When I send Artemas or Tychicus to you, make every effort to come to me in Nicopolis, for I have decided to spend the winter there.
You ask and don’t receive because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it on your evil desires.
Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will travel to such and such a city and spend a year there and do business and make a profit.”