Biblical Concept: Quiet
(Explanatory parentheses are mine.)
NAS Judges 18:7 Then the five men departed and came to Laish and saw the people who were in it living in security, after the manner of the Sidonians, quiet and secure; for there was no ruler humiliating them for anything in the land, and they were far from the Sidonians and had no dealings with anyone.
27 Then they took what Micah had made and the priest who had belonged to him, and came to Laish, to a people quiet and secure, and struck them with the edge of the sword; and they burned the city with fire. (Continued quite through strength.)
NAS 2 Kings 11:20 So all the people of the land rejoiced and the city was quiet. For they had put Athaliah to death with the sword at the king's house. (Quiet through strength.)
NAS 1 Chronicles 4:40 And they found rich and good pasture, and the land was broad and quiet and peaceful; for those who lived there formerly were Hamites.
NAS 1 Chronicles 22:9 'Behold, a son shall be born to you, who shall be a man of rest; and I will give him rest from all his enemies on every side; for his name shall be Solomon, and I will give peace and quiet to Israel in his days. (Quiet through strength.)
NAS 2 Chronicles 23:21 So all of the people of the land rejoiced and the city was quiet. For they had put Athaliah to death with the sword. (Quiet through strength.)
NAS Job 3:13 "For now I would have lain down and been quiet; I would have slept then, I would have been at rest,
26 "I am not at ease, nor am I quiet, And I am not at rest, but turmoil comes."
NAS Job 20:20 "Because he knew no quiet within him He does not retain anything he desires.
NAS Job 34:29 When He keeps quiet, who then can condemn? And when He hides His face, who then can behold Him, That is, in regard to both nation and man?--
NAS Psalm 23:2 He makes me lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside quiet waters.
NAS Psalm 35:20 For they do not speak peace, But they devise deceitful words against those who are quiet in the land.
NAS Psalm 83:1 A Song, a Psalm of Asaph. O God, do not remain quiet; Do not be silent and, O God, do not be still.
NAS Psalm 107:30 Then they were glad because they were quiet; So He guided them to their desired haven.
NAS Isaiah 14:7 "The whole earth is at rest and is quiet; They break forth into shouts of joy.
NAS Isaiah 57:20 But the wicked are like the tossing sea, For it cannot be quiet, And its waters toss up refuse and mud.
NAS Isaiah 62:1 For Zion's sake I will not keep silent, And for Jerusalem's sake I will not keep quiet, Until her righteousness goes forth like brightness, And her salvation like a torch that is burning.
NAS Jeremiah 30:10 'And fear not, O Jacob My servant,' declares the LORD, 'And do not be dismayed, O Israel; For behold, I will save you from afar, And your offspring from the land of their captivity. And Jacob shall return, and shall be quiet and at ease, And no one shall make him afraid.
NAS Jeremiah 47:6 "Ah, sword of the LORD, How long will you not be quiet? Withdraw into your sheath; Be at rest and stay still.
7 "How can it be quiet, When
the LORD has given it an order? Against
NAS Amos 6:10 Then one's uncle, or his undertaker, will lift him up to carry out his bones from the house, and he will say to the one who is in the innermost part of the house, "Is anyone else with you?" And that one will say, "No one." Then he will answer, "Keep quiet. For the name of the LORD is not to be mentioned."
NAS Zephaniah 3:17 "The LORD your God is in your midst, A victorious warrior. He will exult over you with joy, He will be quiet in His love, He will rejoice over you with shouts of joy.
NAS Zechariah 1:11 So they answered the angel of the LORD who was standing among the myrtle trees, and said, "We have patrolled the earth, and behold, all the earth is peaceful and quiet."
NAS Matthew 20:31 And the multitude sternly told them to be quiet; but they cried out all the more, saying, "Lord, have mercy on us, Son of David!"
NAS Mark 1:25 And Jesus rebuked him, saying, "Be quiet, and come out of him!"
NAS Mark 10:48 And many were sternly telling him to be quiet, but he kept crying out all the more, "Son of David, have mercy on me!"
NAS Luke 4:35 And Jesus rebuked him, saying, "Be quiet and come out of him!" And when the demon had thrown him down in their midst, he came out of him without doing him any harm.
NAS Luke 18:39 And those who led the way were sternly telling him to be quiet; but he kept crying out all the more, "Son of David, have mercy on me!"
NAS Acts 22:2 And when they heard that he was addressing them in the Hebrew dialect, they became even more quiet; and he said,
NAS 1 Thessalonians 4:11 and to make it your ambition to lead a quiet life and attend to your own business and work with your hands, just as we commanded you;
NAS 2 Thessalonians 3:12 Now such persons we command and exhort in the Lord Jesus Christ to work in quiet fashion and eat their own bread.
NAS 1 Timothy 2:2 for kings and all who are in authority, in order that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and dignity.
12 But I do not allow a woman to teach or exercise authority over a man, but to remain quiet.
NAS 1 Peter 3:4 but let it be the hidden person of the heart, with the imperishable quality of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is precious in the sight of God.
NAS Numbers 13:30 Then Caleb quieted the people before Moses, and said, "We should by all means go up and take possession of it, for we shall surely overcome it."
NAS Job 26:12 "He quieted the sea with His power, And by His understanding He shattered Rahab.
NAS Psalm 131:2 Surely I have composed and quieted my soul; Like a weaned child rests against his mother, My soul is like a weaned child within me.
NAS Acts 11:18 And when they heard this, they quieted down, and glorified God, saying, "Well then, God has granted to the Gentiles also the repentance that leads to life."
NAS Isaiah 18:4 For thus the LORD has told me, "I will look from My dwelling place quietly Like dazzling heat in the sunshine, Like a cloud of dew in the heat of harvest."
NAS Habakkuk 3:16 I heard and my inward parts trembled, At the sound my lips quivered. Decay enters my bones, And in my place I tremble. Because I must wait quietly for the day of distress, For the people to arise who will invade us.
NAS 1 Timothy 2:11 Let a woman quietly receive instruction with entire submissiveness.
NAS Proverbs 17:1 Better is a dry morsel and quietness with it Than a house full of feasting with strife.
NAS Ecclesiastes 9:17 The words of the wise heard in quietness are better than the shouting of a ruler among fools.
NAS Isaiah 30:15 For thus the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel, has said, "In repentance and rest you shall be saved, In quietness and trust is your strength." But you were not willing,
NAS Isaiah 32:17 And the work of righteousness will be peace, And the service of righteousness, quietness and confidence forever.
NAS Proverbs 26:20 For lack of wood the fire goes out, And where there is no whisperer, contention quiets down. (The relationship between sin and quiet.)