207 occurrences

'Strength' in the Bible

The man gave names to all the livestock, to the birds that fly, and to each of earth's animals, but there was not found a strength corresponding to him,

As soon as Jacob was informed, "Look! Your son Joseph has come to visit you," Israel rallied his strength and sat up in bed.

"Reuben, you're my firstborn, my strength, and the first fruit of my vitality. You excel in rank and excel in power.

nevertheless his bow remained steady and his arms kept in shape by the strength of Jacob's Mighty One, in the name of the Shepherd, Israel's Rock,

The LORD is my strength and song, and he has become my salvation. This is my God and I'll praise him, the God of my father and I'll exalt him.

Dread and fear have fallen on them, because of the strength of your arm. They have become silent as a stone, until your people pass by, LORD, until this people you acquired pass by.

Your strength will be spent in vain, because your land won't yield its produce and the trees of the land won't yield their fruit.

God is bringing them out of Egypt with the strength of an ox. He'll devour enemy nations, break their bones, and impale them with arrows.

But they are your people and inheritance, whom you brought out by your mighty strength and awesome power.'"

Instead, he must acknowledge the firstborn of the unloved wife by giving him double of everything he owns, because he is really the first fruit of his father's strength. The right of the firstborn belongs to him."

He declared this about Judah: "Hear, LORD, the voice of Judah and return him to his people. With his own strength he fights for himself, and you will be of assistance against his enemies."

"May all of your enemies perish like this, LORD! But may those who love him be like the ascending sun in its strength!" Then the land enjoyed quiet for 40 years.

So God split a hollow place that's in Lehi, and water sprang out of it. After he had taken a drink, his strength returned, and he revived. That's why it was named "En-hakkore," which is in Lehi to this day.

The Philistine officials approached her and told her, "Entice him to discover where his great strength is, and how we can overpower him. We intend to tie him up and torture him. We'll each pay you 1,100 silver coins."

So Delilah asked Samson, "Please tell me the secret to your great strength and how you may be tied up and tortured."

Some time later, she asked him, "How can you keep saying "I love you!' when your heart isn't with me? These three times you've lied to me and haven't told me where your great strength lies."

So he finally disclosed everything. He told her, "A razor has never touched my head, because I've been a Nazirite for God before I was born. If I am shaved, then my strength will abandon me and I will become weak like every human being."

So she enticed him to fall asleep on her lap, called for a man to shave off his seven locks of hair from his head, and so began to humiliate him. Then his strength abandoned him.

Then Samson said, "Let me die with the Philistines!" He strained with all his strength until the building collapsed on the officials and every person in it. As a result, the dead whom he killed at his death were more than those whom he killed during his lifetime.

Then Hannah prayed: "My heart exults in the LORD; my strength is increased by the LORD. I will open my mouth to speak against my enemies, because I rejoice in your deliverance.

The bows of warriors are shattered, but those who stumble are equipped with strength.

He guards the steps of his faithful ones, while the wicked are made silent in darkness. He grants the request of the one who prays. He blesses the year of the righteous. Indeed it's not by strength that a person prevails.

The LORD will shatter his enemies those who contend against him. Who is holy? The one who will thunder against them in the heavens. The LORD will judge the ends of the earth, he will give strength to his king, and he will increase the strength of His anointed one."

Saul immediately fell down full-length on the ground. He was terrified because of Samuel's words, and he had no strength because he had not eaten food all day and all night.

Now, please listen to your servant. I'll put a piece of bread before you so you can eat and have strength to go on your way."

Then David and the people who were with him lifted their voices and cried until they had no more strength left to cry.

David was in great danger because all the people were bitter because of their sons and daughters, and they were talking about stoning him. But David found strength in the LORD his God.

David and the entire assembly of Israel were dancing in the presence of the LORD with all of their strength, accompanied by all sorts of wood instruments, harps, tambourines, castanets, and cymbals.

He is my God, my strong stone in him I will find my refuge my shield, the strength of my salvation, my high tower, my way of escape, and the one who is saving me. You will save me from violence.

The rest of Asa's accomplishments, his strength, everything that he undertook, and the cities that he fortified are written in the Book of the Chronicles of the Kings of Judah, are they not? However, as he approached old age, he became diseased in his feet.

But Jehu drew his bow with all of his strength, shooting Joram between his shoulder blades. The arrow pierced his heart, and he collapsed in his chariot.

"This is what Hezekiah says: "Today is a day of trouble, rebuke, and blasphemy, because children are about to be born, but there is no strength to bring them to birth. Perhaps the LORD your God will take note of everything that Rab-shakeh has said, whom his master the king of Assyria sent to taunt the living God, and then he will rebuke the words that the LORD your God has heard. Therefore offer a prayer for the survivors who remain.'"

while their inhabitants, lacking strength, stand dismayed and confused. They were like vegetation out in the fields, and like green herbs just as grass that grows on a housetop dries out before it can grow.

There had been no king like him before him, who turned to the LORD with all his heart, with all his soul, and with all his strength, in obeying everything in the Law of Moses. No king arose like Josiah after him.

Splendor and majesty surround him, and strength and joy fill his palace.

Jeroboam never recovered his strength for the rest of Abijah's life. The LORD struck Jeroboam, and he died,

"LORD God of our ancestors, you are the God who lives in heaven, are you not? You rule over all the kingdoms of the nations, don't you? In your own hands you grasp both strength and power, don't you? As a result, no one can oppose you, can they? You are our God, who expelled the former inhabitants of this land right in front of our people Israel, aren't you? Then you gave it to your friend Abraham's descendant forever, didn't you?

Our God, you are going to punish them, aren't you? We have no strength to face this vast multitude that has come against us, nor do we know what to do, except that our eyes are on you."

He only has the strength of his own flesh, but the LORD our God is with us to help us and to fight our battles." So the people were encouraged from what King Hezekiah of Judah told them.

He also told them, "Go eat the best food, drink the best wine, and give something to those who have nothing, since this day is holy to our Lord. Don't be sorrowful, because the joy of the LORD is your strength."

In that place, the wicked stop causing trouble, and there, those whose strength is exhausted are at rest.

"Is this a contest of strength? He is obviously stronger! Is this a matter of justice? Who can sue him?

"With God are strength and sound wisdom; both the deceived and those who deceive are responsible to him.

"I've even sewn sackcloth directly to my skin; I've buried my strength in the dust.

He is starved for strength; and is ripe for a fall.

"What a help you are to the weak! How powerfully you deliver those without strength!

Furthermore, what could I have gained from men whose strength is gone?

Will you trust him because of his great strength and entrust your labor to him?

Do you instill the horse with strength? Do you clothe its neck with a mane?

He paws the ground in the valley and rejoices in his strength; he goes out to face weapons.

Do you have strength like God? Can you create thunder with a sound like he can?"

Now take a look at the strength that he has in his loins, and in the muscles of his abdomen.

His tail protrudes stiffly, like cedar; the sinews of his thigh interlink for strength.

"I won't be silent concerning his limbs, his mighty strength, and orderly frame.

Now I know that the LORD has delivered his anointed; he has answered him from his sanctuary with the strength of his right hand of deliverance.

My strength is dried up like broken pottery; my tongue sticks to the roof of my mouth, and you have brought me down to the dust of death.

But as for you, LORD, do not be far away from me; My Strength, come quickly to help me.

Ascribe to the LORD, you heavenly beings; ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.

My life is consumed by sorrow, my years with groaning. My strength has faltered because of my iniquity; my bones have been consumed.

For your hand was heavy upon me day and night; my strength was exhausted as in a summer drought. Interlude

It was not with their sword that they inherited the land, nor did their own arm deliver them. But it was by your power, your strength, and by the light of your face; because you were pleased with them.

Like sheep, they are destined for the realm of the dead, with death as their shepherd. The upright will have dominion over them in the morning; their strength will be consumed in the afterlife, so that they have no home.

My Strength, I will sing praises to you, for you, God of Gracious Love, are my fortress. To the Director: A special Davidic psalm to the tune of "Lily of The Covenant," for teaching about his battle with Aram-naharaim and Aram-zobah, when Joab returned and attacked 12,000 Edomites in the Salt Valley.

For you have been my strength, and in the shadow of your wings I will shout for joy.

Say to God: "How awesome are your works! Because of your great strength your enemies cringe before you."

You are awesome, God, from your sanctuaries. The God of Israel is the one who gives strength and power to the people. Blessed be God! To the Director: To the tune of "The Lilies". Davidic.

I will say to the proud, "Don't brag," and to the wicked, "Don't vaunt your strength.

Don't use your strength to fight heaven or speak from stubborn arrogance."

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
און 
'own 
Usage: 12

איתן 
'eythan 
Usage: 13

אמצה 
'amtsah 
Usage: 1

בּד 
Bad 
Usage: 202

בּלג 
Balag 
Usage: 4

גּבוּרה 
G@buwrah 
Usage: 61

גּבר 
Gabar 
Usage: 25

דּבא 
Dobe' 
Usage: 1

זרעה זרועה זרע זרוע 
Z@rowa` 
Usage: 91

חזק 
Chazaq 
Usage: 290

חזק 
Chozeq 
Usage: 5

חזקה 
Chezqah 
Usage: 3

חיל 
Chayil 
Usage: 243

חסן 
Chocen 
Usage: 5

כּוח כּח 
Koach 
Usage: 126

מזח מזיח 
Maziyach 
Usage: 3

מעז מעז מעוּז מעוז 
Ma`owz 
Usage: 36

נצבּה 
Nitsbah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

נצח נצח 
Netsach 
Usage: 43

נצח 
Netsach 
Usage: 2

סעד 
Ca`ad 
Usage: 12

עוז עז 
`oz 
Usage: 55

עזוּז 
`ezuwz 
Usage: 3

עזז 
`azaz 
Usage: 12

עצם 
`etsem 
Usage: 126

עצמה 
`otsmah 
Usage: 3

צר צוּר 
Tsuwr 
Usage: 76

רהב 
Rahab 
Usage: 4

רהב 
Rahab 
Usage: 3

תּועפה 
Tow`aphah 
Usage: 4

תּל 
Tel 
Usage: 5

תּקף 
T@qoph (Aramaic) 
Usage: 2

תּקף 
Toqeph 
Usage: 3

ἀσθενής 
Asthenes 
Usage: 19

δύναμις 
Dunamis 
Usage: 95

δυναμόω 
Dunamoo 
Usage: 1

ἐνδυναμόω 
Endunamoo 
Usage: 8

ἐνισχύω 
Enischuo 
Usage: 2

ἐξουσία 
Exousia 
Usage: 79

ἐπιστηρίζω 
Episterizo 
Usage: 4

ἰσχύς 
Ischus 
Usage: 10

κραταιόω 
Krataioo 
Usage: 4

κράτος 
Kratos 
Usage: 12

σθενόω 
Sthenoo 
Usage: 1

στερεόω 
Stereoo 
Usage: 3

στηρίζω 
Sterizo 
Usage: 10

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