'Straightway' in the Bible
As soon as ye be come into the city, ye shall straightway find him, before he go up to the high place to eat: for the people will not eat until he come, because he doth bless the sacrifice; and afterwards they eat that be bidden. Now therefore get you up; for about this time ye shall find him.
Then Saul fell straightway all along on the earth, and was sore afraid, because of the words of Samuel: and there was no strength in him; for he had eaten no bread all the day, nor all the night.
I -- I have seen the perverse taking root, And I mark his habitation straightway,
He goeth after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks;
For how can the servant of this my lord talk with this my lord? for as for me, straightway there remained no strength in me, neither is there breath left in me.
And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water: and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove, and lighting upon him:
And they straightway left their nets, and followed him.
And they straightway left the boat and their father, and followed him.
And he stretched forth his hand, and touched him, saying, I will; be thou made clean. And straightway his leprosy was cleansed.
and others fell upon the rocky places, where they had not much earth: and straightway they sprang up, because they had no deepness of earth:
And he that was sown upon the rocky places, this is he that heareth the word, and straightway with joy receiveth it;
yet hath he not root in himself, but endureth for a while; and when tribulation or persecution ariseth because of the word, straightway he stumbleth.
And straightway Jesus constrained his disciples to get into a ship, and to go before him unto the other side, while he sent the multitudes away.
But straightway Jesus spake unto them, saying, Be of good cheer; it is I; be not afraid.
And Jesus, being moved with compassion, touched their eyes; and straightway they received their sight, and followed him.
Saying unto them, Go into the village over against you, and straightway ye shall find an ass tied, and a colt with her: loose them, and bring them unto me.
And if any man say ought unto you, ye shall say, The Lord hath need of them; and straightway he will send them.
And unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his several ability; and straightway took his journey.
Straightway he that received the five talents went and traded with them, and made other five talents.
And straightway he came to Jesus, and said, Hail, Rabbi; and kissed him.
Then began he to curse and to swear, I know not the man. And straightway the cock crew.
And straightway one of them ran, and took a spunge, and filled it with vinegar, and put it on a reed, and gave him to drink.
And straightway coming up out of the water, he saw the heavens opened, and the Spirit like a dove descending upon him:
And straightway the Spirit driveth him forth into the wilderness.
And straightway they forsook their nets, and followed him.
And straightway he called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, and went after him.
And they went into Capernaum; and straightway on the sabbath day he entered into the synagogue, and taught.
And straightway there was in their synagogue a man with an unclean spirit; and he cried out,
And his fame went out straightway into the whole region of Galilee around.
And straightway going out of the synagogue, they came with James and John into the house of Simon and Andrew.
And the mother-in-law of Simon lay in a fever. And straightway they speak to him about her.
And he went up to her and raised her up, having taken her by the hand, and straightway the fever left her, and she served them.
And as he spoke straightway the leprosy left him, and he was cleansed.
And having sharply charged him, he straightway sent him away,
And straightway 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.
And straightway Jesus, knowing in his spirit that they are reasoning thus within themselves, said to them, Why reason ye these things in your hearts?
And he rose up straightway, and, having taken up his couch, went out before them all, so that all were amazed, and glorified God, saying, We never saw it thus.
And the Pharisees went forth, and straightway took counsel with the Herodians against him, how they might destroy him.
And other fell on the rocky ground , where it had not much earth; and straightway it sprang up, because it had no deepness of earth:
And these are they by the way side, where the word is sown; and when they have heard, straightway cometh Satan, and taketh away the word which hath been sown in them.
And these in like manner are they that are sown upon the rocky places , who, when they have heard the word, straightway receive it with joy;
and they have no root in themselves, but endure for a while; then, when tribulation or persecution ariseth because of the word, straightway they stumble.
But when the fruit is ripe, straightway he putteth forth the sickle, because the harvest is come.
And when he was come out of the boat, straightway there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit,
And straightway the fountain of her blood was dried up; and she felt in her body that she was healed of that plague.
And straightway Jesus, perceiving in himself that the power proceeding from him had gone forth, turned him about in the crowd, and said, Who touched my garments?
And straightway the damsel arose, and walked; for she was of the age of twelve years. And they were astonished with a great astonishment.
And she came in straightway with haste unto the king, and asked, saying, I will that thou give me by and by in a charger the head of John the Baptist.
And straightway the king sent forth a soldier of his guard, and commanded to bring his head: and he went and beheaded him in the prison,
And straightway he constrained his disciples to get into the ship, and to go to the other side before unto Bethsaida, while he sent away the people.
for they all saw him, and were troubled. But he straightway spake with them, and saith unto them, Be of good cheer: it is I; be not afraid.
And when they were come out of the ship, straightway they knew him,
But straightway a woman, whose little daughter had an unclean spirit, having heard of him, came and fell down at his feet.
And straightway his ears were opened, and the string of his tongue was loosed, and he spake plain.
And straightway he entered into a ship with his disciples, and came into the parts of Dalmanutha.
And straightway all the people, when they beheld him, were greatly amazed, and running to him saluted him.
And they brought him unto him: and when he saw him, straightway the spirit tare him; and he fell on the ground, and wallowed foaming.
And straightway the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help thou mine unbelief.
And Jesus said unto him, Go thy way; thy faith hath made thee whole. And straightway he received his sight, and followed him in the way.
and saith unto them, Go your way into the village that is over against you: and straightway as ye enter into it, ye shall find a colt tied, whereon no man ever yet sat; loose him, and bring him.
And if any man say unto you, Why do ye this? say ye that the Lord hath need of him; and straightway he will send him hither.
And straightway, while he yet spake, cometh Judas, one of the twelve, and with him a multitude with swords and staves, from the chief priests and the scribes and the elders.
And as soon as he was come, he goeth straightway to him, and saith, Master, master; and kissed him.
And straightway the second time the cock crew. And Peter called to mind the word, how that Jesus said unto him, Before the cock crow twice, thou shalt deny me thrice. And when he thought thereon, he wept.
And straightway in the morning the chief priests held a consultation with the elders and scribes and the whole council, and bound Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered him to Pilate.
And he stretched forth his hand, and touched him, saying, I will; be thou made clean. And straightway the leprosy departed from him.
No man also having drunk old wine straightway desireth new: for he saith, The old is better.
But he that heareth, and doeth not, is like a man that built a house upon the earth without a foundation; against which the stream brake, and straightway it fell in; and the ruin of that house was great.
And her spirit came again, and she arose straightway: and he commanded to give her meat.
and be ye yourselves like unto men looking for their lord, when he shall return from the marriage feast; that, when he cometh and knocketh, they may straightway open unto him.
And he said also to the people, When ye see a cloud rise out of the west, straightway ye say, There cometh a shower; and so it is.
And answered them, saying, Which of you shall have an ass or an ox fallen into a pit, and will not straightway pull him out on the sabbath day?
But who is there of you, having a servant plowing or keeping sheep, that will say unto him, when he is come in from the field, Come straightway and sit down to meat;
And straightway the man was made whole, and took up his bed and walked. Now it was the sabbath on that day.
They were willing therefore to receive him into the boat: and straightway the boat was at the land whither they were going.
He then having received the sop went out straightway: and it was night.
If God be glorified in him, God shall also glorify him in himself, and shall straightway glorify him.
Peter therefore denied again: and straightway the cock crew.
howbeit one of the soldiers with a spear pierced his side, and straightway there came out blood and water.
Then fell she down straightway at his feet, and yielded up the ghost: and the young men came in, and found her dead, and, carrying her forth, buried her by her husband.
And straightway there fell from his eyes as it were scales, and he saw, and rising up was baptised;
And straightway he preached Christ in the synagogues, that he is the Son of God.
And Peter said to him, Aeneas, Jesus, the Christ, heals thee: rise up, and make thy couch for thyself. And straightway he rose up.
And this took place thrice, and the vessel was straightway taken up into heaven.
And when they were past the first and the second guard, they came unto the iron gate that leadeth into the city; which opened to them of its own accord: and they went out, and passed on through one street; and straightway the angel departed from him.
And when he had seen the vision, straightway we sought to go forth into Macedonia, concluding that God had called us to preach the gospel to them.
And he took them the same hour of the night, and washed their stripes; and was baptized, he and all his, straightway.
And all the city was moved, and the people ran together; and they laid hold on Paul, and dragged him out of the temple: and straightway the doors were shut.
Then straightway they departed from him which should have examined him: and the chief captain also was afraid, after he knew that he was a Roman, and because he had bound him.
And when it was told me how that the Jews laid wait for the man, I sent straightway to thee, and gave commandment to his accusers also to say before thee what they had against him. Farewell.
to reveal his Son in me, that I might preach him among the Gentiles; straightway I conferred not with flesh and blood:
For he beholdeth himself, and goeth his way, and straightway forgetteth what manner of man he was.
and I hope straightway to see thee, and mouth to mouth we shall speak. Peace to thee! salute thee do the friends; be saluting the friends by name.
- Straightway (94 instances)