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The strong  bones.

 Bone of my  bones. - 76
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And Adam said, This is now  bone of my  bones, and  flesh of my  flesh: she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man.   Genesis 2:23 

And Laban said to him, Surely thou art my  bone and my  flesh. And he abode with him the space of a month.   Genesis 29:14 

And Joseph took an oath of the children of Israel, saying,  God will surely visit you, and ye shall carry up my  bones from hence.   Genesis 50:25 

In one house shall it be eaten; thou shalt not carry forth ought of the  flesh abroad out of the house; neither shall ye break a  bone thereof.   Exodus 12:46 

And Moses took the  bones of Joseph with him: for he had straitly sworn the children of Israel, saying,  God will surely visit you; and ye shall carry up my  bones away hence with you.   Exodus 13:19 

They shall leave none of it unto the morning, nor break any  bone of it: according to all the ordinances of the passover they shall keep it.   Numbers 9:12 

And whosoever toucheth one that is slain with a  sword in the open  fields, or a dead body, or a  bone of a man, or a grave, shall be unclean seven days.
And for an unclean person they shall take of the ashes of the burnt heifer of purification for sin, and running  water shall be put thereto in a vessel:
And a clean person shall take hyssop, and dip it in the  water, and sprinkle it upon the tent, and upon all the vessels, and upon the persons that were there, and upon him that touched a  bone, or one slain, or one dead, or a grave:
And the clean person shall sprinkle upon the unclean on the third day, and on the seventh day: and on the seventh day he shall purify himself, and wash his  clothes, and bathe himself in  water, and shall be clean at even.   Numbers 19:16-19 

 God brought him forth out of Egypt; he hath as it were the strength of an unicorn: he shall eat up the nations his enemies, and shall break their  bones, and pierce them through with his arrows.   Numbers 24:8 

And the  bones of Joseph, which the children of Israel brought up out of Egypt, buried they in Shechem, in a parcel of ground which Jacob bought of the sons of Hamor the father of Shechem for an hundred pieces of  silver: and it became the inheritance of the children of Joseph.   Joshua 24:32 

Speak, I pray you, in the ears of all the men of Shechem, Whether is better for you, either that all the sons of Jerubbaal, which are threescore and ten persons, reign over you, or that one reign over you? remember also that I am your  bone and your  flesh.   Judges 9:2 

And when he was come into his house, he took a  knife, and laid hold on his concubine, and divided her, together with her  bones, into twelve pieces, and sent her into all the coasts of Israel.   Judges 19:29 

And they took their  bones, and buried them under a  tree at Jabesh, and fasted seven days.   1 Samuel 31:13 

Then came all the tribes of Israel to David unto Hebron, and spake, saying, Behold, we are thy  bone and thy  flesh.   2 Samuel 5:1 

Ye are my brethren, ye are my  bones and my  flesh: wherefore then are ye the last to bring back the king?
And say ye to Amasa, Art thou not of my  bone, and of my  flesh?  God do so to me, and more also, if thou be not captain of the host before me continually in the room of Joab.   2 Samuel 19:12, 13 

And David went and took the  bones of Saul and the  bones of Jonathan his son from the men of Jabeshgilead, which had stolen them from the street of Bethshan, where the Philistines had hanged them, when the Philistines had slain Saul in Gilboa:
And he brought up from thence the  bones of Saul and the  bones of Jonathan his son; and they gathered the  bones of them that were hanged.
And the  bones of Saul and Jonathan his son buried they in the country of Benjamin in Zelah, in the sepulchre of Kish his father: and they performed all that the king commanded. And after that  God was intreated for the land.   2 Samuel 21:12-14 

And he cried against the altar in the word of the LORD, and said, O altar, altar, thus saith the LORD; Behold, a child shall be born unto the house of David, Josiah by name; and upon thee shall he offer the priests of the high places that  burn incense upon thee, and men's  bones shall be burnt upon thee.   1 Kings 13:2 

And it came to pass, after he had buried him, that he spake to his sons, saying, When I am dead, then bury me in the sepulchre wherein the man of  God is buried; lay my  bones beside his  bones:
For the saying which he cried by the word of the LORD against the altar in Bethel, and against all the houses of the high places which are in the cities of Samaria, shall surely come to pass.   1 Kings 13:31, 32 

And it came to pass, as they were burying a man, that, behold, they spied a band of men; and they cast the man into the sepulchre of Elisha: and when the man was let down, and touched the  bones of Elisha, he revived, and stood up on his feet.   2 Kings 13:21 

And he brake in pieces the images, and cut down the groves, and filled their places with the  bones of men.
Moreover the altar that was at Bethel, and the high place which Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin, had made, both that altar and the high place he brake down, and burned the high place, and stamped it small to powder, and burned the grove.
And as Josiah turned himself, he spied the sepulchres that were there in the mount, and sent, and took the  bones out of the sepulchres, and burned them upon the altar, and polluted it, according to the word of the LORD which the man of  God proclaimed, who proclaimed these words.
Then he said, What title is that that I see? And the men of the city told him, It is the sepulchre of the man of  God, which came from Judah, and proclaimed these things that thou hast done against the altar of Bethel.
And he said, Let him alone; let no man move his  bones. So they let his  bones alone, with the  bones of the prophet that came out of Samaria.
And all the houses also of the high places that were in the cities of Samaria, which the kings of Israel had made to provoke the Lord to anger, Josiah took away, and did to them according to all the acts that he had done in Bethel.
And he slew all the priests of the high places that were there upon the altars, and burned men's  bones upon them, and returned to Jerusalem.   2 Kings 23:14-20 

They arose, all the valiant men, and took away the body of Saul, and the bodies of his sons, and brought them to Jabesh, and buried their  bones under the oak in Jabesh, and fasted seven days.   1 Chronicles 10:12 

Then all Israel gathered themselves to David unto Hebron, saying, Behold, we are thy  bone and thy  flesh.   1 Chronicles 11:1 

And he burnt the  bones of the priests upon their altars, and cleansed Judah and Jerusalem.   2 Chronicles 34:5 

But put forth thine hand now, and touch his  bone and his  flesh, and he will curse thee to thy face.   Job 2:5 

Fear came upon me, and trembling, which made all my  bones to shake.   Job 4:14 

Thou hast clothed me with  skin and  flesh, and hast fenced me with  bones and sinews.   Job 10:11 

My  bone cleaveth to my  skin and to my  flesh, and I am escaped with the  skin of my  teeth.   Job 19:20 

His  bones are full of the sin of his youth, which shall lie down with him in the dust.   Job 20:11 

His breasts are full of  milk, and his  bones are moistened with marrow.   Job 21:24 

My  bones are pierced in me in the  night season: and my sinews take no rest.   Job 30:17 

My  skin is  black upon me, and my  bones are burned with  heat.   Job 30:30 

Then let mine arm fall from my shoulder blade, and mine arm be broken from the  bone.   Job 31:22 

He is chastened also with pain upon his bed, and the multitude of his  bones with strong pain:
So that his life abhorreth  bread, and his soul dainty meat.
His  flesh is consumed away, that it cannot be seen; and his  bones that were not seen stick out.   Job 33:19-21 

His  bones are as strong pieces of  brass; his  bones are like bars of iron.   Job 40:18 

Arise, O LORD; save me, O my  God: for thou hast smitten all mine enemies upon the cheek  bone; thou hast broken the  teeth of the ungodly.   Psalm 3:7 

Have mercy upon me, O LORD; for I am weak: O LORD, heal me; for my  bones are vexed.   Psalm 6:2 

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.   Psalm 22:14 

I may tell all my  bones: they look and stare upon me.   Psalm 22:17 

For my life is spent with grief, and my years with sighing: my strength faileth because of mine iniquity, and my  bones are consumed.   Psalm 31:10 

When I kept silence, my  bones waxed old through my roaring all the day long.   Psalm 32:3 

He keepeth all his  bones: not one of them is broken.   Psalm 34:20 

All my  bones shall say, LORD, who is like unto thee, which deliverest the poor from him that is too strong for him, yea, the poor and the needy from him that spoileth him?
False witnesses did rise up; they laid to my charge things that I knew not.   Psalm 35:10, 11 

There is no soundness in my  flesh because of thine anger; neither is there any rest in my  bones because of my sin.   Psalm 38:3 

As with a  sword in my  bones, mine enemies reproach me; while they say daily unto me, Where is thy  God?
Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted within me? hope thou in  God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my  God.   Psalm 42:10, 11 

Make me to hear joy and gladness; that the  bones which thou hast broken may rejoice.   Psalm 51:8 

There were they in great fear, where no fear was: for  God hath scattered the  bones of him that encampeth against thee: thou hast put them to shame, because  God hath despised them.   Psalm 53:5 

For my days are consumed like smoke, and my  bones are burned as an hearth.
My  heart is smitten, and withered like  grass; so that I forget to eat my  bread.
By reason of the voice of my groaning my  bones cleave to my  skin.   Psalm 102:3-5 

As he clothed himself with cursing like as with his  garment, so let it come into his bowels like  water, and like oil into his  bones.   Psalm 109:18 

Our  bones are scattered at the grave's mouth, as when one cutteth and cleaveth  wood upon the earth.   Psalm 141:7 

It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy  bones.   Proverbs 3:8 

A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his  bones.   Proverbs 12:4 

A sound  heart is the life of the  flesh: but envy the rottenness of the  bones.   Proverbs 14:30 

The light of the eyes rejoiceth the  heart: and a good report maketh the  bones fat.   Proverbs 15:30 

Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the  bones.   Proverbs 16:24 

A merry  heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the  bones.   Proverbs 17:22 

By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the  bone.   Proverbs 25:15 

As thou knowest not what is the way of the spirit, nor how the  bones do grow in the womb of her that is with child: even so thou knowest not the works of  God who maketh all.   Ecclesiastes 11:5 

I reckoned till morning, that, as a lion, so will he break all my  bones: from day even to  night wilt thou make an end of me.   Isaiah 38:13 

And the LORD shall guide thee continually, and satisfy thy soul in drought, and make fat thy  bones: and thou shalt be like a watered  garden, and like a spring of  water, whose  waters fail not.   Isaiah 58:11 

And when ye see this, your  heart shall rejoice, and your  bones shall flourish like an herb: and the hand of the LORD shall be known toward his servants, and his indignation toward his enemies.   Isaiah 66:14 

At that time, saith the LORD, they shall bring out the  bones of the kings of Judah, and the  bones of his princes, and the  bones of the priests, and the  bones of the prophets, and the  bones of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, out of their graves:
And they shall spread them before the  sun, and the  moon, and all the host of  heaven, whom they have loved, and whom they have served, and after whom they have walked, and whom they have sought, and whom they have worshipped: they shall not be gathered, nor be buried; they shall be for  dung upon the face of the earth.   Jeremiah 8:1, 2 

Then I said, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name. But his word was in mine  heart as a burning  fire shut up in my  bones, and I was weary with forbearing, and I could not stay.   Jeremiah 20:9 

Mine  heart within me is broken because of the prophets; all my  bones shake; I am like a drunken man, and like a man whom wine hath overcome, because of the LORD, and because of the words of his holiness.   Jeremiah 23:9 

Israel is a scattered sheep; the lions have driven him away: first the king of Assyria hath devoured him; and last this Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon hath broken his  bones.   Jeremiah 50:17 

From above hath he sent  fire into my  bones, and it prevaileth against them: he hath spread a net for my feet, he hath turned me back: he hath made me desolate and faint all the day.   Lamentations 1:13 

My  flesh and my  skin hath he made old; he hath broken my  bones.   Lamentations 3:4 

Their visage is blacker than a  coal; they are not known in the streets: their  skin cleaveth to their  bones; it is withered, it is become like a stick.   Lamentations 4:8 

And I will lay the dead carcases of the children of Israel before their idols; and I will scatter your  bones round about your altars.   Ezekiel 6:5 

Gather the pieces thereof into it, even every good piece, the thigh, and the shoulder; fill it with the choice  bones.
Take the choice of the flock, and  burn also the  bones under it, and make it boil well, and let them seethe the  bones of it therein.   Ezekiel 24:4, 5 

Heap on  wood, kindle the  fire, consume the  flesh, and spice it well, and let the  bones be burned.   Ezekiel 24:10 

And they shall not lie with the mighty that are fallen of the uncircumcised, which are gone down to  hell with their weapons of war: and they have laid their  swords under their heads, but their iniquities shall be upon their  bones, though they were the terror of the mighty in the land of the living.   Ezekiel 32:27 

The hand of the LORD was upon me, and carried me out in the spirit of the LORD, and set me down in the midst of the valley which was full of  bones,
And caused me to pass by them round about: and, behold, there were very many in the open valley; and, lo, they were very dry.
And he said unto me, Son of man, can these  bones live? And I answered, O Lord  GOD, thou knowest.
Again he said unto me, Prophesy upon these  bones, and say unto them, O ye dry  bones, hear the word of the LORD.
Thus saith the Lord  GOD unto these  bones; Behold, I will cause breath to enter into you, and ye shall live:
And I will lay sinews upon you, and will bring up  flesh upon you, and cover you with  skin, and put breath in you, and ye shall live; and ye shall know that I am the LORD.
So I prophesied as I was commanded: and as I prophesied, there was a noise, and behold a shaking, and the  bones came together,  bone to his  bone.   Ezekiel 37:1-7 

Then he said unto me, Son of man, these  bones are the whole house of Israel: behold, they say, Our  bones are dried, and our hope is lost: we are cut off for our parts.   Ezekiel 37:11 

And the passengers that pass through the land, when any seeth a man's  bone, then shall he set up a sign by it, till the buriers have buried it in the valley of Hamongog.   Ezekiel 39:15 

And the king commanded, and they brought those men which had accused Daniel, and they cast them into the den of lions, them, their children, and their wives; and the lions had the mastery of them, and brake all their  bones in pieces or ever they came at the bottom of the den.   Daniel 6:24 

Thus saith the LORD; For three transgressions of Moab, and for four, I will not turn away the punishment thereof; because he burned the  bones of the king of Edom into  lime:
But I will send a  fire upon Moab, and it shall devour the palaces of Kirioth: and Moab shall die with tumult, with shouting, and with the sound of the trumpet:
And I will cut off the judge from the midst thereof, and will slay all the princes thereof with him, saith the LORD.   Amos 2:1-3 

And a man's uncle shall take him up, and he that burneth him, to bring out the  bones out of the house, and shall say unto him that is by the sides of the house, Is there yet any with thee? and he shall say, No. Then shall he say, Hold thy tongue: for we may not make mention of the name of the LORD.   Amos 6:10 

Who hate the good, and love the  evil; who pluck off their  skin from off them, and their  flesh from off their  bones;
Who also eat the  flesh of my people, and flay their  skin from off them; and they break their  bones, and chop them in pieces, as for the pot, and as  flesh within the caldron.   Micah 3:2, 3 

When I heard, my belly trembled; my lips quivered at the voice: rottenness entered into my  bones, and I trembled in myself, that I might rest in the day of trouble: when he cometh up unto the people, he will invade them with his troops.   Habakkuk 3:16 

Her princes within her are roaring lions; her judges are evening wolves; they gnaw not the  bones till the morrow.   Zephaniah 3:3 

Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are like unto whited sepulchres, which indeed appear beautiful outward, but are within full of dead men's  bones, and of all uncleanness.   Matthew 23:27 

Behold my hands and my feet, that it is I myself: handle me, and see; for a spirit hath not  flesh and  bones, as ye see me have.   Luke 24:39 

For these things were done, that the scripture should be fulfilled, A  bone of him shall not be broken.   John 19:36 

And he took him by the right hand, and lifted him up: and immediately his feet and ankle  bones received strength.   Acts 3:7 

For we are members of his body, of his  flesh, and of his  bones.   Ephesians 5:30 

By faith Joseph, when he died, made mention of the departing of the children of Israel; and gave commandment concerning his  bones.   Hebrews 11:22 

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