Biblical Concept: Silence
Silent judgment relationship.
Silent, sin, suffering relationship.
A time to be silent.
A time not to be silent.
War robs silence.
Prudence, silence, evil time.
Spiritually: “do not be silent.”
Silence and sanctified spiritual idealism
Deceived by silence.
False teachers must be silenced. (No violence suggested.)
“Be silent before the Lord God!”
“My soul waits in silence for God only”
Silent suffering relationship.
“the wicked ones are silenced in darkness”
NAS Zephaniah 1:7 Be silent before the Lord God! For the day of the LORD is near, For the LORD has prepared a sacrifice, He has consecrated His guests. (“Be silent before the Lord God!”)
NAS Zechariah 2:13 "Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD; for He is aroused from His holy habitation."
NAS Psalm 50:3 May our God come and not keep silence; Fire devours before Him, And it is very tempestuous around Him.
NAS Psalm 50:21 "These things you have done, and I kept silence; You thought that I was just like you; I will reprove you, and state the case in order before your eyes. (Deceived by silence.)
NAS Psalm 62:1 For the choir director; according to Jeduthun. A Psalm of David. My soul waits in silence for God only; From Him is my salvation. (“My soul waits in silence for God only”)
5 My soul, wait in silence for God only, For my hope is from Him.
NAS Revelation 8:1 And when He broke the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour.
NAS Lamentations 3:26 It is good that he waits silently For the salvation of the LORD.
NAS Genesis 34:5 Now Jacob heard that he had defiled Dinah his daughter; but his sons were with his livestock in the field, so Jacob kept silent until they came in. (A time to be silent.)
NAS Exodus 14:14 "The LORD will fight for you while you keep silent." (A unique verse.)
NAS Leviticus 10:3 Then Moses said to Aaron, "It is what the LORD spoke, saying, 'By those who come near Me I will be treated as holy, And before all the people I will be honored.'" So Aaron, therefore, kept silent. (A time to be silent.)
NAS Deuteronomy 27:9 Then Moses and the Levitical priests spoke to all Israel, saying, "Be silent and listen, O Israel! This day you have become a people for the LORD your God. (A time to be silent.)
NAS Judges 16:2 When it was told to the Gazites, saying, "Samson has come here," they surrounded the place and lay in wait for him all night at the gate of the city. And they kept silent all night, saying, "Let us wait until the morning light, then we will kill him."
NAS Judges 18:19 And they said to him, "Be silent, put your hand over your mouth and come with us, and be to us a father and a priest. Is it better for you to be a priest to the house of one man, or to be priest to a tribe and a family in Israel?" (Tribe of Dan.)
NAS 1 Samuel 10:27 But certain worthless men said, "How can this one deliver us?" And they despised him and did not bring him any present. But he kept silent. (A time to be silent.)
NAS 2 Samuel 13:20 Then Absalom her brother said to her, "Has Amnon your brother been with you? But now keep silent, my sister, he is your brother; do not take this matter to heart." So Tamar remained and was desolate in her brother Absalom's house.
NAS 2 Samuel 19:10 "However, Absalom, whom we anointed over us, has died in battle. Now then, why are you silent about bringing the king back?"
NAS 2 Kings 7:9 Then they said to one another, "We are not doing right. This day is a day of good news, but we are keeping silent; if we wait until morning light, punishment will overtake us. Now therefore come, let us go and tell the king's household." (A time not to be silent.)
NAS 2 Kings 18:36 But the people were silent and answered him not a word, for the king's commandment was, "Do not answer him." (A time to be silent.)
NAS Nehemiah 5:8 And I said to them, "We according to our ability have redeemed our Jewish brothers who were sold to the nations; now would you even sell your brothers that they may be sold to us?" Then they were silent and could not find a word to say. (A time to be silent.)
NAS Esther 4:14 "For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance will arise for the Jews from another place and you and your father's house will perish. And who knows whether you have not attained royalty for such a time as this?" (A time not to be silent.)
NAS Esther 7:4 for we have been sold, I and my people, to be destroyed, to be killed and to be annihilated. Now if we had only been sold as slaves, men and women, I would have remained silent, for the trouble would not be commensurate with the annoyance to the king." (A time not to be silent.)
NAS Job 6:17 "When they become waterless, they are silent, When it is hot, they vanish from their place.
24 "Teach me, and I will be silent; And show me how I have erred.
NAS Job 13:5 "O that you would be completely silent, And that it would become your wisdom!
13 "Be silent before me so that I may speak; Then let come on me what may.
19 "Who will contend with me? For then I would be silent and die.
NAS Job 29:21 "To me they listened and waited, And kept silent for my counsel.
NAS Job 31:34 Because I feared the great multitude, And the contempt of families terrified me, And kept silent and did not go out of doors?
NAS Job 33:31 "Pay attention, O Job, listen to me; Keep silent and let me speak.
33 "If not, listen to me; Keep silent, and I will teach you wisdom."
NAS Psalm 28:1 A Psalm of David. To Thee, O LORD, I call; My rock, do not be deaf to me, Lest, if Thou be silent to me, I become like those who go down to the pit. (Divine silence.)
NAS Psalm 30:12 That my soul may sing praise to Thee, and not be silent. O LORD my God, I will give thanks to Thee forever. (A time not to be silent.)
NAS Psalm 31:17 Let me not be put to shame, O LORD, for I call upon Thee; Let the wicked be put to shame, let them be silent in Sheol. (Silent judgment relationship.)
NAS Psalm 32:3 When I kept silent about my sin, my body wasted away Through my groaning all day long. (Silent, sin, suffering relationship.)
NAS Psalm 35:22 Thou hast seen it, O LORD, do not keep silent; O Lord, do not be far from me. (Divine silence.)
NAS Psalm 39:2 I was dumb and silent, I refrained even from good; And my sorrow grew worse.
12 "Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear to my cry; Do not be silent at my tears; For I am a stranger with Thee, A sojourner like all my fathers. (Divine silence.)
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. (Divine silence.)
NAS Psalm 109:1 For the choir director. A Psalm of David. O God of my praise, Do not be silent! (Divine silence.)
NAS Proverbs 11:12 He who despises his neighbor lacks sense, But a man of understanding keeps silent. (A time to be silent.)
NAS Proverbs 17:28 Even a fool, when he keeps silent, is considered wise; When he closes his lips, he is counted prudent. (Fool, silent, wise relationship.) (A time to be silent.)
NAS Ecclesiastes 3:7 A time to tear apart, and a time to sew together; A time to be silent, and a time to speak. (“A time to be silent”)
NAS Isaiah 23:2 Be silent, you inhabitants of the coastland, You merchants of Sidon; Your messengers crossed the sea (A time to be silent.)
NAS Isaiah 36:21 But they were silent and answered him not a word; for the king's commandment was, "Do not answer him." (A time to be silent.)
NAS Isaiah 42:14 "I have kept silent for a long time, I have kept still and restrained Myself. Now like a woman in labor I will groan, I will both gasp and pant. (Divine silence.)
NAS Isaiah 53:7 He was oppressed and He was afflicted, Yet He did not open His mouth; Like a lamb that
is led to slaughter, And like a sheep that is silent before its shearers, So He did not open His mouth. (Divine silence.)
NAS Isaiah 57:11 "Of whom were you worried and fearful, When you lied, and did not remember Me, Nor give Me a thought? Was I not silent even for a long time So you do not fear Me? (Divine silence.)
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. (Spiritually: “do not be silent.)
6 On your walls, O Jerusalem, I have appointed watchmen; All day and all night they will never keep silent. You who remind the LORD, take no rest for yourselves; (Spiritually: “do not be silent.)
NAS Isaiah 64:12 Wilt Thou restrain Thyself at these things, O LORD? Wilt Thou keep silent and afflict us beyond measure? (Divine silence.) (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Isaiah 65:6 "Behold, it is written before Me, I will not keep silent, but I will repay; I will even repay into their bosom, (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Jeremiah 4:19 My soul, my soul! I am in anguish! Oh, my heart! My heart is pounding in me; I cannot be silent, Because you have heard, O my soul, The sound of the trumpet, The alarm of war. (War robs silence.)
NAS Jeremiah 25:37 "And the peaceful folds are made silent Because of the fierce anger of the LORD. (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Lamentations 2:10 The elders of the daughter of Zion Sit on the ground, they are silent. They have thrown dust on their heads; They have girded themselves with sackcloth. The virgins of Jerusalem Have bowed their heads to the ground. (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Lamentations 3:28 Let him sit alone and be silent Since He has laid it on him. (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Ezekiel 27:32 "Moreover, in their wailing they will take up a lamentation for you And lament over you: 'Who is like Tyre, Like her who is silent in the midst of the sea? (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Amos 5:13 Therefore, at such a time the prudent person keeps silent, for it is an evil time. (Prudence, silence, evil time.) (A time to be silent.)
NAS Habakkuk 1:13 Thine eyes are too pure to approve evil, And Thou canst not look on wickedness with favor. Why dost Thou look with favor On those who deal treacherously? Why art Thou silent when the wicked swallow up Those more righteous than they? (Divine silence.)
NAS Habakkuk 2:20 "But the LORD is in His holy temple. Let all the earth be silent before Him." (All)
NAS Zephaniah 1:7 Be silent before the Lord God! For the day of the LORD is near, For the LORD has prepared a sacrifice, He has consecrated His guests. (All)
NAS Zechariah 2:13 "Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD; for He is aroused from His holy habitation." (All)
NAS Matthew 26:63 But Jesus kept silent. And the high priest said to Him, "I adjure You by the living God, that You tell us whether You are the Christ, the Son of God." (Divine silence)
NAS Mark 3:4 And He said to them, "Is it lawful on the Sabbath to do good or to do harm, to save a life or to kill?" But they kept silent.
NAS Mark 9:34 But they kept silent, for on the way they had discussed with one another which of them was the greatest.
NAS Mark 14:61 But He kept silent, and made no answer. Again the high priest was questioning Him, and saying to Him, "Are You the Christ, the Son of the Blessed One?" (Divine silence)
NAS Luke 1:20 "And behold, you shall be silent and unable to speak until the day when these things take place, because you did not believe my words, which shall be fulfilled in their proper time." (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Luke 9:36 And when the voice had spoken, Jesus was found alone. And they kept silent, and reported to no one in those days any of the things which they had seen.
NAS Luke 14:4 But they kept silent. And He took hold of him, and healed him, and sent him away.
NAS Luke 19:40 And He answered and said, "I tell you, if these become silent, the stones will cry out!"
NAS Luke 20:26 And they were unable to catch Him in a saying in the presence of the people; and marveling at His answer, they became silent.
NAS Acts 8:32 Now the passage of Scripture which he was reading was this: "He was led as a sheep to slaughter; And as a lamb before its shearer is silent, So He does not open His mouth. (Divine silence)
NAS Acts 12:17 But motioning to them with his hand to be silent, he described to them how the Lord had led him out of the prison. And he said, "Report these things to James and the brethren." And he departed and went to another place.
NAS Acts 15:12 And all the multitude kept silent, and they were listening to Barnabas and Paul as they were relating what signs and wonders God had done through them among the Gentiles. (A time to be silent.)
NAS Acts 18:9 And the Lord said to Paul in the night by a vision, "Do not be afraid any longer, but go on speaking and do not be silent; (Spiritually: “do not be silent.”)
NAS Acts 21:14 And since he would not be persuaded, we fell silent, remarking, "The will of the Lord be done!" (A time to be silent.)
NAS 1 Corinthians 14:28 but if there is no interpreter, let him keep silent in the church; and let him speak to himself and to God. (A time to be silent.)
30 But if a revelation is made to another who is seated, let the first keep silent. (A time to be silent.)
34 Let the women keep silent in the churches; for they are not permitted to speak, but let them subject themselves, just as the Law also says. (See Biblical Concept: Assembly, Women, and Speaking.)
NAS Genesis 24:21 Meanwhile, the man was gazing at her in silence, to know whether the LORD had made his journey successful or not. (A time to be silent.)
NAS Judges 3:19 But he himself turned back from the idols which were at Gilgal, and said, "I have a secret message for you, O king." And he said, "Keep silence." And all who attended him left him.
NAS Job 4:16 "It stood still, but I could not discern its appearance; A form was before my eyes; There was silence, then I heard a voice:
NAS Job 11:3 "Shall your boasts silence men? And shall you scoff and none rebuke?
NAS Job 41:12 "I will not keep silence concerning his limbs, Or his mighty strength, or his orderly frame.
NAS Psalm 50:3 May our God come and not keep silence; Fire devours before Him, And it is very tempestuous around Him. (Divine silence.)
21 "These things you have done, and I kept silence; You thought that I was just like you; I will reprove you, and state the case in order before your eyes. (All)
NAS Psalm 62:1 For the choir director; according to Jeduthun. A Psalm of David. My soul waits in silence for God only; From Him is my salvation. (All)
5 My soul, wait in silence for God only, For my hope is from Him. (All)
NAS Psalm 65:1 For the choir director. A Psalm of David. A Song. There will be silence before Thee, and praise in Zion, O God; And to Thee the vow will be performed.
NAS Psalm 94:17 If the LORD had not been my help, My soul would soon have dwelt in the abode of silence.
NAS Psalm 115:17 The dead do not praise the LORD, Nor do any who go down into silence;
NAS Isaiah 41:1 "Coastlands, listen to Me in silence, And let the peoples gain new strength; Let them come forward, then let them speak; Let us come together for judgment. (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Ezekiel 26:13 "So I will silence the sound of your songs, and the sound of your harps will be heard no more. (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Amos 8:3 "The songs of the palace will turn to wailing in that day," declares the Lord God. "Many will be the corpses; in every place they will cast them forth in silence." (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Matthew 22:34 But when the Pharisees heard that He had put the Sadducees to silence, they gathered themselves together.
NAS 1 Peter 2:15 For such is the will of God that by doing right you may silence the ignorance of foolish men. (Silence and sanctified spiritual idealism)
NAS Revelation 8:1 And when He broke the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour. (Silent Awe)
NAS 1 Samuel 2:9 "He keeps the feet of His godly ones, But the wicked ones are silenced in darkness; For not by might shall a man prevail. (Silence and sanctified spiritual idealism.) (“the wicked ones are silenced in darkness”)
NAS Job 23:17 But I am not silenced by the darkness, Nor deep gloom which covers me.
NAS Isaiah 25:5 Like heat in drought, Thou dost subdue the uproar of aliens; Like heat by the shadow of a cloud, the song of the ruthless is silenced. (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Jeremiah 48:2 "There is praise for Moab no longer; In Heshbon they have devised calamity against her: 'Come and let us cut her off from being a nation!' You too, Madmen, will be silenced; The sword will follow after you. (Silence judgement relationship)
NAS Jeremiah 49:26 "Therefore, her young men will fall in her streets, And all the men of war will be silenced in that day," declares the LORD of hosts. (Silence judgement relationship.)
NAS Jeremiah 50:30 "Therefore her young men will fall in her streets, And all her men of war will be silenced in that day," declares the LORD. (Silence judgement relationship)
NAS Lamentations 3:53 They have silenced me in the pit And have placed a stone on me. (Silence judgement relationship)
NAS Zephaniah 1:11 "Wail, O inhabitants of the Mortar, For all the people of Canaan will be silenced; All who weigh out silver will be cut off. (Silence judgement relationship)
NAS Titus 1:11 who must be silenced because they are upsetting whole families, teaching things they should not teach, for the sake of sordid gain. (False teachers must be silenced.)
NAS Isaiah 47:5 "Sit silently, and go into darkness, O daughter of the Chaldeans; For you will no more be called The queen of kingdoms. (Silent judgement relationship.)
NAS Lamantations 3:26 It is good that he waits silently For the salvation of the LORD. (All)
NAS Ezekiel 24:17 "Groan silently; make no mourning for the dead. Bind on your turban, and put your shoes on your feet, and do not cover your mustache, and do not eat the bread of men." (Silent suffering relationship.)