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And Abraham stretched forth his hand, and took the  knife to slay his son.   Genesis 22:10 


And Israel stretched out his right hand, and laid it upon Ephraim's head, who was the younger, and his left hand upon Manasseh's head, guiding his hands wittingly; for Manasseh was the firstborn.   Genesis 48:14 


And I will stretch out my hand, and smite Egypt with all my wonders which I will do in the midst thereof: and after that he will let you go.   Exodus 3:20 


Wherefore say unto the children of Israel, I am the LORD, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will rid you out of their bondage, and I will redeem you with a stretched out arm, and with great judgments:
And I will take you to me for a people, and I will be to you a  God: and ye shall know that I am the LORD your  God, which bringeth you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians.   Exodus 6:6, 7 


And the Egyptians shall know that I am the LORD, when I stretch forth mine hand upon Egypt, and bring out the children of Israel from among them.   Exodus 7:5 


And the LORD spake unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, Take thy rod, and stretch out thine hand upon the  waters of Egypt, upon their streams, upon their  rivers, and upon their  ponds, and upon all their  pools of  water, that they may become  blood; and that there may be  blood throughout all the land of Egypt, both in vessels of  wood, and in vessels of stone.   Exodus 7:19 


And the LORD spake unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, Stretch forth thine hand with thy rod over the streams, over the  rivers, and over the  ponds, and cause frogs to come up upon the land of Egypt.
And Aaron stretched out his hand over the  waters of Egypt; and the frogs came up, and covered the land of Egypt.   Exodus 8:5, 6 


And the LORD said unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, Stretch out thy rod, and smite the dust of the land, that it may become lice throughout all the land of Egypt.
And they did so; for Aaron stretched out his hand with his rod, and smote the dust of the earth, and it became lice in man, and in beast; all the dust of the land became lice throughout all the land of Egypt.   Exodus 8:16, 17 


For now I will stretch out my hand, that I may smite thee and thy people with  pestilence; and thou shalt be cut off from the earth.   Exodus 9:15 


And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch forth thine hand toward  heaven, that there may be hail in all the land of Egypt, upon man, and upon beast, and upon every herb of the  field, throughout the land of Egypt.
And Moses stretched forth his rod toward  heaven: and the LORD sent thunder and hail, and the  fire ran along upon the ground; and the LORD rained hail upon the land of Egypt.   Exodus 9:22, 23 


And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand over the land of Egypt for the locusts, that they may come up upon the land of Egypt, and eat every herb of the land, even all that the hail hath left.
And Moses stretched forth his rod over the land of Egypt, and the LORD brought an east wind upon the land all that day, and all that  night; and when it was morning, the east wind brought the locusts.   Exodus 10:12, 13 


And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand toward  heaven, that there may be darkness over the land of Egypt, even darkness which may be felt.
And Moses stretched forth his hand toward  heaven; and there was a thick darkness in all the land of Egypt three days:
They saw not one another, neither rose any from his place for three days: but all the children of Israel had light in their dwellings.   Exodus 10:21-23 


But lift thou up thy rod, and stretch out thine hand over the  sea, and divide it: and the children of Israel shall go on dry ground through the midst of the  sea.   Exodus 14:16 


And Moses stretched out his hand over the  sea; and the LORD caused the  sea to go back by a strong east wind all that  night, and made the  sea dry land, and the  waters were divided.   Exodus 14:21 


And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand over the  sea, that the  waters may come again upon the Egyptians, upon their chariots, and upon their horsemen.
And Moses stretched forth his hand over the  sea, and the  sea returned to his strength when the morning appeared; and the Egyptians fled against it; and the LORD overthrew the Egyptians in the midst of the  sea.   Exodus 14:26, 27 


Thou stretchedst out thy right hand, the earth swallowed them.   Exodus 15:12 


And the cherubim shall stretch forth their wings on high, covering the mercy seat with their wings, and their faces shall look one to another; toward the mercy seat shall the faces of the cherubim be.   Exodus 25:20 


Or hath  God assayed to go and take him a nation from the midst of another nation, by temptations, by signs, and by wonders, and by war, and by a mighty hand, and by a stretched out arm, and by great terrors, according to all that the LORD your  God did for you in Egypt before your eyes?
Unto thee it was showed, that thou mightest know that the LORD he is  God; there is none else beside him.   Deuteronomy 4:34, 35 


And remember that thou wast a servant in the land of Egypt, and that the LORD thy  God brought thee out thence through a mighty hand and by a stretched out arm: therefore the LORD thy  God commanded thee to keep the sabbath day.   Deuteronomy 5:15 


The great temptations which thine eyes saw, and the signs, and the wonders, and the mighty hand, and the stretched out arm, whereby the LORD thy  God brought thee out: so shall the LORD thy  God do unto all the people of whom thou art afraid.   Deuteronomy 7:19 


Yet they are thy people and thine inheritance, which thou broughtest out by thy mighty power and by thy stretched out arm.   Deuteronomy 9:29 


And know ye this day: for I speak not with your children which have not known, and which have not seen the chastisement of the LORD your  God, his greatness, his mighty hand, and his stretched out arm,
And his miracles, and his acts, which he did in the midst of Egypt unto Pharaoh the king of Egypt, and unto all his land;
And what he did unto the army of Egypt, unto their  horses, and to their chariots; how he made the  water of the  Red  sea to overflow them as they pursued after you, and how the LORD hath destroyed them unto this day;
And what he did unto you in the wilderness, until ye came into this place;
And what he did unto Dathan and Abiram, the sons of Eliab, the son of Reuben: how the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed them up, and their households, and their tents, and all the substance that was in their possession, in the midst of all Israel:
But your eyes have seen all the great acts of the LORD which he did.   Deuteronomy 11:2-7 


And the LORD said unto Joshua, Stretch out the spear that is in thy hand toward Ai; for I will give it into thine hand. And Joshua stretched out the spear that he had in his hand toward the city.
And the ambush arose quickly out of their place, and they ran as soon as he had stretched out his hand: and they entered into the city, and took it, and hasted and set the city on  fire.   Joshua 8:18, 19 


For Joshua drew not his hand back, wherewith he stretched out the spear, until he had utterly destroyed all the inhabitants of Ai.   Joshua 8:26 


And he said unto his men, The LORD forbid that I should do this thing unto my master, the LORD's anointed, to stretch forth mine hand against him, seeing he is the anointed of the LORD.   1 Samuel 24:6 


And David said to Abishai, Destroy him not: for who can stretch forth his hand against the LORD's anointed, and be guiltless?
David said furthermore, As the LORD liveth, the LORD shall smite him; or his day shall come to die; or he shall descend into battle, and perish.
The LORD forbid that I should stretch forth mine hand against the LORD's anointed: but, I pray thee, take thou now the spear that is at his bolster, and the cruse of  water, and let us go.   1 Samuel 26:9-11 


The LORD render to every man his righteousness and his faithfulness; for the LORD delivered thee into my hand to day, but I would not stretch forth mine hand against the LORD's anointed.   1 Samuel 26:23 


And David said unto him, How wast thou not afraid to stretch forth thine hand to destroy the LORD's anointed?
And David called one of the young men, and said, Go near, and fall upon him. And he smote him that he died.   2 Samuel 1:14, 15 


And when the angel stretched out his hand upon Jerusalem to destroy it, the LORD repented him of the  evil, and said to the angel that destroyed the people, It is enough: stay now thine hand. And the angel of the LORD was by the threshingplace of Araunah the Jebusite.   2 Samuel 24:16 


And he set the cherubim within the inner house: and they stretched forth the wings of the cherubim, so that the wing of the one touched the one wall, and the wing of the other cherub touched the other wall; and their wings touched one another in the midst of the house.   1 Kings 6:27 


(For they shall hear of thy great name, and of thy strong hand, and of thy stretched out arm;) when he shall come and pray toward this house;
Hear thou in  heaven thy dwelling place, and do according to all that the stranger calleth to thee for: that all people of the earth may know thy name, to fear thee, as do thy people Israel; and that they may know that this house, which I have builded, is called by thy name.   1 Kings 8:42, 43 


And he stretched himself upon the child three times, and cried unto the LORD, and said, O LORD my  God, I pray thee, let this child's soul come into him again.   1 Kings 17:21 


And he went up, and lay upon the child, and put his mouth upon his mouth, and his eyes upon his eyes, and his hands upon his hands: and stretched himself upon the child; and the  flesh of the child waxed warm.
Then he returned, and walked in the house to and fro; and went up, and stretched himself upon him: and the child sneezed seven times, and the child opened his eyes.   2 Kings 4:34, 35 


But the LORD, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt with great power and a stretched out arm, him shall ye fear, and him shall ye worship, and to him shall ye do sacrifice.   2 Kings 17:36 


And I will stretch over Jerusalem the line of Samaria, and the plummet of the house of Ahab: and I will wipe Jerusalem as a man wipeth a dish, wiping it, and turning it upside down.   2 Kings 21:13 


And David lifted up his eyes, and saw the angel of the LORD stand between the earth and the  heaven, having a drawn  sword in his hand stretched out over Jerusalem. Then David and the elders of Israel, who were clothed in sackcloth, fell upon their faces.   1 Chronicles 21:16 


Moreover concerning the stranger, which is not of thy people Israel, but is come from a far country for thy great name's sake, and thy mighty hand, and thy stretched out arm; if they come and pray in this house;
Then hear thou from the  heavens, even from thy dwelling place, and do according to all that the stranger calleth to thee for; that all people of the earth may know thy name, and fear thee, as doth thy people Israel, and may know that this house which I have built is called by thy name.   2 Chronicles 6:32, 33 


If thou prepare thine  heart, and stretch out thine hands toward him;
If iniquity be in thine hand, put it far away, and let not wickedness dwell in thy tabernacles.   Job 11:13, 14 


For he stretcheth out his hand against  God, and strengtheneth himself against the Almighty.   Job 15:25 


He stretcheth out the north over the empty place, and hangeth the earth upon nothing.   Job 26:7 


Howbeit he will not stretch out his hand to the grave, though they cry in his destruction.   Job 30:24 


Who hath laid the measures thereof, if thou knowest? or who hath stretched the line upon it?
Whereupon are the foundations thereof fastened? or who laid the corner stone thereof;
When the morning  stars sang together, and all the sons of  God shouted for joy?
Or who shut up the  sea with doors, when it brake forth, as if it had issued out of the womb?
When I made the cloud the  garment thereof, and thick darkness a swaddlingband for it,
And brake up for it my decreed place, and set bars and doors,
And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed?
Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days; and caused the dayspring to know his place;
That it might take hold of the ends of the earth, that the wicked might be shaken out of it?
It is turned as clay to the seal; and they stand as a  garment.   Job 38:5-14 


Doth the hawk fly by thy wisdom, and stretch her wings toward the south?
Doth the eagle mount up at thy command, and make her nest on high?
She dwelleth and abideth on the rock, upon the crag of the rock, and the strong place.   Job 39:26-28 


If we have forgotten the name of our  God, or stretched out our hands to a strange  god;
Shall not  God search this out? for he knoweth the secrets of the  heart.   Psalm 44:20, 21 


Princes shall come out of Egypt; Ethiopia shall soon stretch out her hands unto  God.   Psalm 68:31 


Mine eye mourneth by reason of affliction: LORD, I have called daily upon thee, I have stretched out my hands unto thee.   Psalm 88:9 


Who coverest thyself with light as with a  garment: who stretchest out the  heavens like a curtain:
Who layeth the beams of his chambers in the  waters: who maketh the clouds his chariot: who walketh upon the wings of the wind:
Who maketh his angels spirits; his ministers a flaming  fire:
Who laid the foundations of the earth, that it should not be removed for ever.   Psalm 104:2-5 


To him that stretched out the earth above the  waters: for his mercy endureth for ever.   Psalm 136:6 


With a strong hand, and with a stretched out arm: for his mercy endureth for ever.   Psalm 136:12 


Though I walk in the midst of trouble, thou wilt revive me: thou shalt stretch forth thine hand against the wrath of mine enemies, and thy right hand shall save me.   Psalm 138:7 


I stretch forth my hands unto thee: my soul thirsteth after thee, as a thirsty land. Selah.   Psalm 143:6 


Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man regarded;
But ye have set at nought all my counsel, and would none of my reproof:
I also will laugh at your calamity; I will mock when your fear cometh;
When your fear cometh as desolation, and your destruction cometh as a whirlwind; when distress and anguish cometh upon you.   Proverbs 1:24-27 


She stretcheth out her hand to the poor; yea, she reacheth forth her hands to the needy.   Proverbs 31:20 


Moreover the LORD saith, Because the daughters of Zion are haughty, and walk with stretched forth necks and wanton eyes, walking and mincing as they go, and making a tinkling with their feet:
Therefore the LORD will smite with a scab the crown of the head of the daughters of Zion, and the LORD will discover their secret parts.   Isaiah 3:16, 17 


Therefore is the anger of the LORD kindled against his people, and he hath stretched forth his hand against them, and hath smitten them: and the hills did tremble, and their carcases were torn in the midst of the streets. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.   Isaiah 5:25 


And he shall pass through Judah; he shall overflow and go over, he shall reach even to the neck; and the stretching out of his wings shall fill the breadth of thy land, O Immanuel.   Isaiah 8:8 


The Syrians before, and the Philistines behind; and they shall devour Israel with open mouth. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.   Isaiah 9:12 


Therefore the LORD shall have no joy in their young men, neither shall have mercy on their fatherless and widows: for every one is an hypocrite and an evildoer, and every mouth speaketh folly. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.   Isaiah 9:17 


Manasseh, Ephraim; and Ephraim, Manasseh: and they together shall be against Judah. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.   Isaiah 9:21 


Without me they shall bow down under the prisoners, and they shall fall under the slain. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.   Isaiah 10:4 


This is the purpose that is purposed upon the whole earth: and this is the hand that is stretched out upon all the nations.
For the LORD of hosts hath purposed, and who shall disannul it? and his hand is stretched out, and who shall turn it back?
In the year that king Ahaz died was this burden.   Isaiah 14:26-28 


For the  fields of Heshbon languish, and the vine of Sibmah: the lords of the heathen have broken down the principal plants thereof, they are come even unto Jazer, they wandered through the wilderness: her branches are stretched out, they are gone over the  sea.   Isaiah 16:8 


He stretched out his hand over the  sea, he shook the kingdoms: the LORD hath given a commandment against the merchant city, to destroy the strong holds thereof.   Isaiah 23:11 


For the bed is shorter than that a man can stretch himself on it: and the covering narrower than that he can wrap himself in it.   Isaiah 28:20 


Now the Egyptians are men, and not  God; and their  horses  flesh, and not spirit. When the LORD shall stretch out his hand, both he that helpeth shall fall, and he that is holpen shall fall down, and they all shall fail together.   Isaiah 31:3 


But the cormorant and the bittern shall possess it; the owl also and the raven shall dwell in it: and he shall stretch out upon it the line of confusion, and the stones of emptiness.   Isaiah 34:11 


It is he that sitteth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; that stretcheth out the  heavens as a curtain, and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in:
That bringeth the princes to nothing; he maketh the judges of the earth as vanity.   Isaiah 40:22, 23 


Thus saith  God the LORD, he that created the  heavens, and stretched them out; he that spread forth the earth, and that which cometh out of it; he that giveth breath unto the people upon it, and spirit to them that walk therein:
I the LORD have called thee in righteousness, and will hold thine hand, and will keep thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, for a light of the Gentiles;
To open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the  prison, and them that sit in darkness out of the  prison house.   Isaiah 42:5-7 


The carpenter stretcheth out his rule; he marketh it out with a line; he fitteth it with planes, and he marketh it out with the compass, and maketh it after the figure of a man, according to the beauty of a man; that it may remain in the house.   Isaiah 44:13 


Thus saith the LORD, thy redeemer, and he that formed thee from the womb, I am the LORD that maketh all things; that stretcheth forth the  heavens alone; that spreadeth abroad the earth by myself;
That frustrateth the tokens of the liars, and maketh diviners mad; that turneth wise men backward, and maketh their knowledge foolish;
That confirmeth the word of his servant, and performeth the counsel of his messengers; that saith to Jerusalem, Thou shalt be inhabited; and to the cities of Judah, Ye shall be built, and I will raise up the decayed places thereof:
That saith to the deep, Be dry, and I will dry up thy  rivers:
That saith of Cyrus, He is my shepherd, and shall perform all my pleasure: even saying to Jerusalem, Thou shalt be built; and to the temple, Thy foundation shall be laid.   Isaiah 44:24-28 


I have made the earth, and created man upon it: I, even my hands, have stretched out the  heavens, and all their host have I commanded.   Isaiah 45:12 


And forgettest the LORD thy maker, that hath stretched forth the  heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; and hast feared continually every day because of the fury of the oppressor, as if he were ready to destroy? and where is the fury of the oppressor?
The captive exile hasteneth that he may be loosed, and that he should not die in the pit, nor that his  bread should fail.   Isaiah 51:13, 14 


Enlarge the place of thy tent, and let them stretch forth the curtains of thine habitations: spare not, lengthen thy cords, and strengthen thy stakes;
For thou shalt break forth on the right hand and on the left; and thy seed shall inherit the Gentiles, and make the desolate cities to be inhabited.   Isaiah 54:2, 3 


Prepare ye war against her; arise, and let us go up at noon. Woe unto us! for the day goeth away, for the shadows of the evening are stretched out.   Jeremiah 6:4 


And their houses shall be turned unto others, with their  fields and wives together: for I will stretch out my hand upon the inhabitants of the land, saith the LORD.   Jeremiah 6:12 


He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and hath stretched out the  heavens by his discretion.   Jeremiah 10:12 


My tabernacle is spoiled, and all my cords are broken: my children are gone forth of me, and they are not: there is none to stretch forth my tent any more, and to set up my curtains.   Jeremiah 10:20 


Thou hast forsaken me, saith the LORD, thou art gone backward: therefore will I stretch out my hand against thee, and destroy thee; I am weary with repenting.   Jeremiah 15:6 


Ah Lord  GOD! behold, thou hast made the  heaven and the earth by thy great power and stretched out arm, and there is nothing too hard for thee:
Thou shewest lovingkindness unto thousands, and recompensest the iniquity of the fathers into the bosom of their children after them: the Great, the Mighty  God, the LORD of hosts, is his name,
Great in counsel, and mighty in work: for thine eyes are open upon all the ways of the sons of men: to give every one according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings:
Which hast set signs and wonders in the land of Egypt, even unto this day, and in Israel, and among other men; and hast made thee a name, as at this day;
And hast brought forth thy people Israel out of the land of Egypt with signs, and with wonders, and with a strong hand, and with a stretched out arm, and with great terror;
And hast given them this land, which thou didst swear to their fathers to give them, a land flowing with  milk and  honey;
And they came in, and possessed it; but they obeyed not thy voice, neither walked in thy law; they have done nothing of all that thou commandedst them to do: therefore thou hast caused all this  evil to come upon them:
Behold the mounts, they are come unto the city to take it; and the city is given into the hand of the Chaldeans, that fight against it, because of the  sword, and of the famine, and of the  pestilence: and what thou hast spoken is come to pass; and, behold, thou seest it.   Jeremiah 32:17-24 


He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and hath stretched out the  heaven by his understanding.   Jeremiah 51:15 


Behold, I am against thee, O destroying mountain, saith the LORD, which destroyest all the earth: and I will stretch out mine hand upon thee, and roll thee down from the rocks, and will make thee a burnt mountain.   Jeremiah 51:25 


The LORD hath purposed to destroy the wall of the daughter of Zion: he hath stretched out a line, he hath not withdrawn his hand from destroying: therefore he made the rampart and the wall to lament; they languished together.   Lamentations 2:8 


Thus were their faces: and their wings were stretched upward; two wings of every one were joined one to another, and two covered their bodies.   Ezekiel 1:11 


And the likeness of the  firmament upon the heads of the living creature was as the colour of the terrible crystal, stretched forth over their heads above.   Ezekiel 1:22 


So will I stretch out my hand upon them, and make the land desolate, yea, more desolate than the wilderness toward Diblath, in all their habitations: and they shall know that I am the LORD.   Ezekiel 6:14 


And one cherub stretched forth his hand from between the cherubims unto the  fire that was between the cherubims, and took thereof, and put it into the hands of him that was clothed with  linen: who took it, and went out.   Ezekiel 10:7 


And if the prophet be deceived when he hath spoken a thing, I the LORD have deceived that prophet, and I will stretch out my hand upon him, and will destroy him from the midst of my people Israel.   Ezekiel 14:9 


Son of man, when the land sinneth against me by trespassing grievously, then will I stretch out mine hand upon it, and will break the staff of the  bread thereof, and will send famine upon it, and will cut off man and beast from it:
Though these three men, Noah, Daniel, and Job, were in it, they should deliver but their own souls by their righteousness, saith the Lord  GOD.   Ezekiel 14:13, 14 


Behold, therefore I have stretched out my hand over thee, and have diminished thine ordinary food, and delivered thee unto the will of them that hate thee, the daughters of the Philistines, which are ashamed of thy lewd way.   Ezekiel 16:27 


As I live, saith the Lord  GOD, surely with a mighty hand, and with a stretched out arm, and with fury poured out, will I rule over you:
And I will bring you out from the people, and will gather you out of the countries wherein ye are scattered, with a mighty hand, and with a stretched out arm, and with fury poured out.   Ezekiel 20:33, 34 


Behold, therefore I will stretch out mine hand upon thee, and will deliver thee for a spoil to the heathen; and I will cut thee off from the people, and I will cause thee to perish out of the countries: I will destroy thee; and thou shalt know that I am the LORD.   Ezekiel 25:7 


Therefore thus saith the Lord  GOD; I will also stretch out mine hand upon Edom, and will cut off man and beast from it; and I will make it desolate from Teman; and they of Dedan shall fall by the  sword.   Ezekiel 25:13 


Therefore thus saith the Lord  GOD; Behold, I will stretch out mine hand upon the Philistines, and I will cut off the Cherethims, and destroy the remnant of the  sea coast.   Ezekiel 25:16 


But I will strengthen the arms of the king of Babylon, and the arms of Pharaoh shall fall down; and they shall know that I am the LORD, when I shall put my  sword into the hand of the king of Babylon, and he shall stretch it out upon the land of Egypt.   Ezekiel 30:25 


And say unto it, Thus saith the Lord  GOD; Behold, O mount Seir, I am against thee, and I will stretch out mine hand against thee, and I will make thee most desolate.   Ezekiel 35:3 


He shall stretch forth his hand also upon the countries: and the land of Egypt shall not escape.   Daniel 11:42 


In the day of our king the princes have made him sick with bottles of wine; he stretched out his hand with scorners.   Hosea 7:5 


That lie upon beds of  ivory, and stretch themselves upon their couches, and eat the lambs out of the flock, and the calves out of the midst of the stall;
That chant to the sound of the viol, and invent to themselves instruments of musick, like David;
That drink wine in bowls, and anoint themselves with the chief ointments: but they are not grieved for the affliction of Joseph.
Therefore now shall they go captive with the first that go captive, and the banquet of them that stretched themselves shall be removed.   Amos 6:4-7 


I will also stretch out mine hand upon Judah, and upon all the inhabitants of Jerusalem; and I will cut off the remnant of Baal from this place, and the name of the Chemarims with the priests;
And them that worship the host of  heaven upon the housetops; and them that worship and that swear by the LORD, and that swear by Malcham;
And them that are turned back from the LORD; and those that have not sought the LORD, nor enquired for him.   Zephaniah 1:4-6 


And he will stretch out his hand against the north, and destroy Assyria; and will make Nineveh a desolation, and dry like a wilderness.   Zephaniah 2:13 


Therefore thus saith the LORD; I am returned to Jerusalem with mercies: my house shall be built in it, saith the LORD of hosts, and a line shall be stretched forth upon Jerusalem.   Zechariah 1:16 


The burden of the word of the LORD for Israel, saith the LORD, which stretcheth forth the  heavens, and layeth the foundation of the earth, and formeth the spirit of man within him.   Zechariah 12:1 


Then saith he to the man, Stretch forth thine hand. And he stretched it forth; and it was restored whole, like as the other.   Matthew 12:13 


And he stretched forth his hand toward his disciples, and said, Behold my mother and my brethren!   Matthew 12:49 


And immediately Jesus stretched forth his hand, and caught him, and said unto him, O thou of little faith, wherefore didst thou doubt?
And when they were come into the ship, the wind ceased.   Matthew 14:31, 32 


And, behold, one of them which were with Jesus stretched out his hand, and drew his  sword, and struck a servant of the high priest's, and smote off his ear.   Matthew 26:51 


And when he had looked round about on them with anger, being grieved for the hardness of their  hearts, he saith unto the man, Stretch forth thine hand. And he stretched it out: and his hand was restored whole as the other.   Mark 3:5 


And looking round about upon them all, he said unto the man, Stretch forth thy hand. And he did so: and his hand was restored whole as the other.   Luke 6:10 


When I was daily with you in the temple, ye stretched forth no hands against me: but this is your hour, and the power of darkness.   Luke 22:53 


Verily, verily, I say unto thee, When thou wast young, thou girdest thyself, and walkedst whither thou wouldest: but when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch forth thy hands, and another shall gird thee, and carry thee whither thou wouldest not.   John 21:18 


By stretching forth thine hand to heal; and that signs and wonders may be done by the name of thy holy child Jesus.   Acts 4:30 


Now about that time Herod the king stretched forth his hands to vex certain of the church.   Acts 12:1 


Then Agrippa said unto Paul, Thou art permitted to speak for thyself. Then Paul stretched forth the hand, and answered for himself:
I think myself happy, king Agrippa, because I shall answer for myself this day before thee touching all the things whereof I am accused of the Jews:
Especially because I know thee to be expert in all customs and questions which are among the Jews: wherefore I beseech thee to hear me patiently.   Acts 26:1-3 


But to Israel he saith, All day long I have stretched forth my hands unto a disobedient and gainsaying people.   Romans 10:21 


For we stretch not ourselves beyond our measure, as though we reached not unto you: for we are come as far as to you also in preaching the gospel of Christ:   2 Corinthians 10:14 




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