Found 21 Results for: overtake

  • The enemy said: ‘I will pursue and overtake them. I will divide the spoils. My soul will be filled. I will unsheathe my sword. My hand will put them to death.’ (Exodus 15, 9)

  • The threshing of the harvest shall last until the vintage, and the vintage shall overtake the sowing. And you shall eat your bread to fullness, and you shall live in your land without fear. (Leviticus 26, 5)

  • But if you do not do what you have said, no one could doubt that you will have sinned against God. And know this: your sin shall overtake you. (Numbers 32, 23)

  • And when the gate was closed, they went out together in the darkness. I do not know where they have gone. Pursue them quickly, and you will overtake them.” (Joshua 2, 5)

  • And David consulted the Lord, saying, “Shall I pursue these robbers, and will I overtake them, or not?” And the Lord said to him: “Pursue. For without doubt, you will overtake them and find the prey.” (1 Samuel 30, 8)

  • For this reason, thus says the Lord about the king of the Assyrians: He shall not enter into this city, nor shoot an arrow into it, nor overtake it with the shield, nor encircle it with fortifications. (2 Kings 19, 32)

  • Let darkness and the shadow of death obscure it, let a fog overtake it, and let it be enveloped in bitterness. (Job 3, 5)

  • How often will the lamp of the wicked be extinguished, and a deluge overtake them, and how often will he distribute the afflictions of his wrath? (Job 21, 17)

  • saying: “God has abandoned him. Pursue and overtake him. For there is no one to rescue him.” (Psalms 70, 11)

  • And Jonathan pursued them, but did not overtake them. For they had crossed the river Eleutherus. (1 Maccabees 12, 30)

  • She is a tree of life to those who overtake her, and he who shall take hold of her is blessed. (Proverbs 3, 18)

  • And destitution will overtake you like a runner, and begging will overtake you like an armed man.” (Proverbs 24, 34)


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