‘raise…’ ….. from ‘Genesis’ till ‘Ezra’ in the Old Testament (KJV)

RaiseGenThou shalt not raise a false report:
put not thine hand with the wicked
to be an unrighteous witness. – Exo 23:1

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “raise”.

Gen 38:8 And Judah said unto Onan,
Go in unto thy brother’s wife,
and marry her,
and raise up seed to thy brother.

Exo 9:16 And in very deed for this cause have I raised thee up,
for to shew in thee my power;
and that my name may be declared
throughout all the earth.

Exo 23:1 Thou shalt not raise a false report:
put not thine hand with the wicked
to be an unrighteous witness.

Deu 18:15 The LORD thy God will raise up unto thee
a Prophet from the midst of thee,
of thy brethren, like unto me; unto him ye shall hearken;

Deu 18:18 I will raise them up a Prophet
from among their brethren,
like unto thee, and will put my words in his mouth;
and he shall speak unto them all that I shall command him.

Deu 25:7 And if the man like not to take his brother’s wife,
then let his brother’s wife go up to the gate unto the elders,
and say, My husband’s brother refuseth
to raise up unto his brother a name in Israel,
he will not perform the duty of my husband’s brother.

Jos 5:7 And their children, whom he raised up in their stead,
them Joshua circumcised:
for they were uncircumcised,
because they had not circumcised them by the way.

Jos 7:26 And they raised over him a great heap of stones unto this day.
So the LORD turned from the fierceness of his anger.
Wherefore the name of that place was called,
The valley of Achor, unto this day.

Jos 8:29 And the king of Ai he hanged on a tree until eventide:
and as soon as the sun was down,
Joshua commanded that they should take
his carcase down from the tree,
and cast it at the entering of the gate of the city,
and raise thereon a great heap of stones,
that remaineth unto this day.

Jdg 2:16 Nevertheless the LORD raised up judges,
which delivered them out of the hand
of those that spoiled them.

Jdg 2:18 And when the LORD raised them up judges,
then the LORD was with the judge,
and delivered them out of the hand of their enemies
all the days of the judge:
for it repented the LORD because of their groanings
by reason of them that oppressed them and vexed them.

Jdg 3:9 And when the children of Israel cried unto the LORD,
the LORD raised up a deliverer to the children of Israel,
who delivered them, even Othniel the son of Kenaz,
Caleb’s younger brother.

Jdg 3:15 But when the children of Israel cried unto the LORD,
the LORD raised them up a deliverer,
Ehud the son of Gera, a Benjamite, a man lefthanded:
and by him the children of Israel
sent a present unto Eglon the king of Moab.

Rth 4:5 Then said Boaz, What day thou buyest
the field of the hand of Naomi,
thou must buy it also of Ruth the Moabitess,
the wife of the dead,
to raise up the name of the dead
upon his inheritance.

Rth 4:10 Moreover Ruth the Moabitess, the wife of Mahlon,
have I purchased to be my wife,
to raise up the name of the dead
upon his inheritance,
that the name of the dead be not cut off
from among his brethren,
and from the gate of his place:
ye are witnesses this day.

1Sa 2:8 He raiseth up the poor out of the dust,
and lifteth up the beggar from the dunghill,
to set them among princes,
and to make them inherit the throne of glory:
for the pillars of the earth are the LORD’S,
and he hath set the world upon them.

1Sa 2:35 And I will raise me up a faithful priest,
that shall do according to that
which is in mine heart and in my mind:
and I will build him a sure house;
and he shall walk before mine anointed for ever.

2Sa 12:11 Thus saith the LORD, Behold,
I will raise up evil against thee
out of thine own house,
and I will take thy wives before thine eyes,
and give them unto thy neighbour,
and he shall lie with thy wives in the sight of this sun.

2Sa 12:17 And the elders of his house arose,
and went to him, to raise him up from the earth:
but he would not, neither did he eat bread with them.

2Sa 23:1 Now these be the last words of David.
David the son of Jesse said,
and the man who was raised up on high,
the anointed of the God of Jacob,
and the sweet psalmist of Israel, said,

1Ki 5:13 And king Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel;
and the levy was thirty thousand men.

1Ki 9:15 And this is the reason of the levy
which king Solomon raised;
for to build the house of the LORD,
and his own house,
and Millo, and the wall of Jerusalem,
and Hazor, and Megiddo, and Gezer.

1Ki 14:14 Moreover the LORD shall raise him up a king over Israel,
who shall cut off the house of Jeroboam that day:
but what? even now.

1Ch 17:11 And it shall come to pass, when thy days be expired
that thou must go to be with thy fathers,
that I will raise up thy seed after thee,
which shall be of thy sons;
and I will establish his kingdom.

2Ch 32:5 Also he strengthened himself,
and built up all the wall that was broken,
and raised it up to the towers,
and another wall without,
and repaired Millo in the city of David,
and made darts and shields in abundance.

2Ch 33:14 Now after this he built a wall without the city of David,
on the west side of Gihon, in the valley,
even to the entering in at the fish gate,
and compassed about Ophel,
and raised it up a very great height,
and put captains of war in all the fenced cities of Judah.

Ezr 1:5 Then rose up the chief of the fathers of Judah and Benjamin,
and the priests, and the Levites,
with all them whose spirit God had raised,
to go up to build the house of the LORD which is in Jerusalem.

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About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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