'Strengthen' in the Bible
'But charge Joshua and encourage him and strengthen him, for he shall go across at the head of this people, and he will give them as an inheritance the land which you will see.'
Then Samson called to the LORD and said, "O Lord GOD, please remember me and please strengthen me just this time, O God, that I may at once be avenged of the Philistines for my two eyes."
Then the prophet came near to the king of Israel and said to him, "Go, strengthen yourself and observe and see what you have to do; for at the turn of the year the king of Aram will come up against you."
Pul, king of Assyria, came against the land, and Menahem gave Pul a thousand talents of silver so that his hand might be with him to strengthen the kingdom under his rule.
"Both riches and honor come from You, and You rule over all, and in Your hand is power and might; and it lies in Your hand to make great and to strengthen everyone.
For all of them were trying to frighten us, thinking, "They will become discouraged with the work and it will not be done." But now, O God, strengthen my hands.
"I could strengthen you with my mouth, And the solace of my lips could lessen your pain.
O LORD, You have heard the desire of the humble; You will strengthen their heart, You will incline Your ear
With whom My hand will be established; My arm also will strengthen him.
My soul weeps because of grief; Strengthen me according to Your word.
Encourage the exhausted, and strengthen the feeble.
'Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.'
"Enlarge the place of your tent; Stretch out the curtains of your dwellings, spare not; Lengthen your cords And strengthen your pegs.
"Also among the prophets of Jerusalem I have seen a horrible thing: The committing of adultery and walking in falsehood; And they strengthen the hands of evildoers, So that no one has turned back from his wickedness All of them have become to Me like Sodom, And her inhabitants like Gomorrah.
'For I will strengthen the arms of the king of Babylon and put My sword in his hand; and I will break the arms of Pharaoh, so that he will groan before him with the groanings of a wounded man.
'Thus I will strengthen the arms of the king of Babylon, but the arms of Pharaoh will fall. Then they will know that I am the LORD, when I put My sword into the hand of the king of Babylon and he stretches it out against the land of Egypt.
"I will seek the lost, bring back the scattered, bind up the broken and strengthen the sick; but the fat and the strong I will destroy I will feed them with judgment.
"Flight will perish from the swift, And the stalwart will not strengthen his power, Nor the mighty man save his life.
The one who scatters has come up against you. Man the fortress, watch the road; Strengthen your back, summon all your strength.
Draw for yourself water for the siege! Strengthen your fortifications! Go into the clay and tread the mortar! Take hold of the brick mold!
"I will strengthen the house of Judah, And I will save the house of Joseph, And I will bring them back, Because I have had compassion on them; And they will be as though I had not rejected them, For I am the LORD their God and I will answer them.
"And I will strengthen them in the LORD, And in His name they will walk," declares the LORD.
but I have prayed for you, that your faith may not fail; and you, when once you have turned again, strengthen your brothers."
and we sent Timothy, our brother and God's fellow worker in the gospel of Christ, to strengthen and encourage you as to your faith,
comfort and strengthen your hearts in every good work and word.
But the Lord is faithful, and He will strengthen and protect you from the evil one.
Therefore, strengthen the hands that are weak and the knees that are feeble,
You too be patient; strengthen your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is near.
After you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ, will Himself perfect, confirm, strengthen and establish you.
'Wake up, and strengthen the things that remain, which were about to die; for I have not found your deeds completed in the sight of My God.