'Spreading' in the Bible
Like an eagle stirs its nest, hovering near its young, spreading out his wings to take him and carry him on his pinions,
He is a fresh sapling planted in the sunlight, spreading out its branches over its garden.
"Is it by your understanding that the hawk flies, spreading its wings toward the south?
Then keep your tongue from doing evil and your lips from spreading lies.
The one who comes to visit me speaks lies; in his heart he thinks slanderous things about me and goes around spreading them.
For before the harvest, when the season of budding is over, and sour grapes ripen into mature grapes, he cuts off the shoots with pruning knives, clearing away the spreading branches as he lops them off.
For fools utter contempt, and their minds plot wrong things: practicing ungodliness, spreading lies about the LORD, leaving the pangs of hungry people unsatisfied, and depriving thirsty people of drink.
you who burn with lust among the oaks, under every spreading tree, who slaughter your children in the ravines, under the clefts of the rocks?
It flourished and became a low, spreading vine. Its branches turned toward him, and its roots spread under him to become a vine that put out shoots and spread out its branches.
Many people in the crowd spread their own coats on the road, while others began cutting down branches from the trees and spreading them on the road.
Jesus ordered the people not to tell anyone, but the more he kept ordering them, the more they kept spreading the news.
After this, Jesus traveled from one city and village to another, preaching and spreading the good news about God's kingdom. The Twelve were with him,
So they left and went from village to village, spreading the good news and healing diseases everywhere.
As he was riding along, people kept spreading their coats on the road.
But to keep it from spreading any further among the people, let us warn them never again to speak to anyone in this name."
In that way the word of the Lord kept spreading and triumphing.
With him we have sent the brother who is praised in all the churches for spreading the gospel.
that has come to you. Just as it is bearing fruit and spreading all over the world, so it has been doing among you from the day you heard it and came to know the grace of God in truth.
For this reason, when I come I will call attention to what he is doing in spreading false charges against us. And not content with that, he refuses to receive the brothers. He even tries to stop those who want to accept them and throws them out of the church.