'Wax' in the Bible
And my wrath shall wax hot, and I will kill you with the sword; and your wives shall be widows, and your children fatherless.
Now therefore let me alone, that my wrath may wax hot against them, and that I may consume them: and I will make of thee a great nation.
And Moses besought the LORD his God, and said, LORD, why doth thy wrath wax hot against thy people, which thou hast brought forth out of the land of Egypt with great power, and with a mighty hand?
And Aaron said, Let not the anger of my lord wax hot: thou knowest the people, that they are set on mischief.
And if a sojourner or stranger wax rich by thee, and thy brother that dwelleth by him wax poor, and sell himself unto the stranger or sojourner by thee, or to the stock of the stranger's family:
For I shall bring them into the land which I swore unto their fathers, which floweth with milk and honey; and they will eat and fill themselves, and wax fat, and will turn unto other gods, and serve them, and despise me, and break my covenant.
And it came to pass at that time, when Eli was laid down in his place, and his eyes began to wax dim, that he could not see;
What time they wax warm, they vanish: when it is hot, they are consumed out of their place.
Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, and the stock thereof die in the ground;
Yet shall the righteous hold on his way, And he that hath clean hands shall wax stronger and stronger.
Wherefore do the wicked live, Become old, yea, wax mighty in power?
I am poured out like water, and all my bones are out of joint: my heart is like wax; it is melted in the midst of my bowels.
The nations were angry, the kingdoms were moved; at the sound of his voice the earth became like wax.
As smoke is driven away, so drive them away: as wax melteth before the fire, so let the wicked perish at the presence of God.
The hills melted like wax at the presence of the LORD, at the presence of the Lord of the whole earth.
They shall perish, but thou shalt endure: yea, all of them shall wax old like a garment; as a vesture shalt thou change them, and they shall be changed:
I have come into my garden, my sister, my bride; to take my myrrh with my spice; my wax with my honey; my wine with my milk. Take meat, O friends; take wine, yes, be overcome with love.
And in that day it shall come to pass, that the glory of Jacob shall be made thin, and the fatness of his flesh shall wax lean.
Therefore thus saith the LORD, who redeemed Abraham, concerning the house of Jacob, Jacob shall not now be ashamed, neither shall his face now wax pale.
Behold, the Lord GOD will help me; who is he that shall condemn me? lo, they all shall wax old as a garment; the moth shall eat them up.
Lift up your eyes to the heavens, and look upon the earth beneath: for the heavens shall vanish away like smoke, and the earth shall wax old like a garment, and they that dwell therein shall die in like manner: but my salvation shall be for ever, and my righteousness shall not be abolished.
We have heard the fame thereof: our hands wax feeble: anguish hath taken hold of us, and pain, as of a woman in travail.
The king of Babylon hath heard the report of them, and his hands wax feeble; trouble hath taken hold of him, pangs as of a woman in travail.
I caused thee to multiply as that which groweth in the field, and thou didst increase and wax great, and thou attainedst to excellent ornament; thy breasts were fashioned, and thy hair was grown; yet thou wast naked and bare.
And the mountains shall be molten under him, and the valleys shall be cleft, as wax before the fire, and as the waters that are poured down a steep place.
And because iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold.
Sell that ye have, and give alms; provide yourselves bags which wax not old, a treasure in the heavens that faileth not, where no thief approacheth, neither moth corrupteth.
But the younger widows refuse: for when they have begun to wax wanton against Christ, they will marry;
But evil men and seducers shall wax worse and worse, deceiving, and being deceived.
They shall perish; but thou remainest; and they all shall wax old as doth a garment;
For consider him that hath endured such gainsaying of sinners against himself, that ye wax not weary, fainting in your souls.
And I saw in the right hand of him who was seated on the high seat, a book with writing inside it and on the back, shut with seven stamps of wax.