‘swift’ ….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

SwiftNow my days are swifter than a post:
they flee away,
they see no good. – Job 9:25

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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 “swift”.

Deuteronomy 28:49 The LORD shall bring a nation against thee from far,
from the end of the earth,
as swift as the eagle flieth;
a nation whose tongue thou shalt not understand;

2 Samuel 1:23 Saul and Jonathan were lovely and pleasant in their lives,
and in their death they were not divided:
they were swifter than eagles,
they were stronger than lions.

1 Chronicles 12:8 And of the Gadites there separated themselves
unto David into the hold to the wilderness men of might,
and men of war fit for the battle,
that could handle shield and buckler,
whose faces were like the faces of lions,
and were as swift as the roes upon the mountains;

Job 7:6 My days are swifter than a weaver’s shuttle,
and are spent without hope.

Job 9:25 Now my days are swifter than a post:
they flee away,
they see no good.

Job 9:26 They are passed away as the swift ships:
as the eagle that hasteth to the prey.

Job 24:18 He is swift as the waters;
their portion is cursed in the earth:
he beholdeth not the way of the vineyards.

Psalms 147:15 He sendeth forth his commandment upon earth:
his word runneth very swiftly.

Proverbs 6:18 An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations,
feet that be swift in running to mischief,

Ecclesiastes 9:11 I returned, and saw under the sun,
that the race is not to the swift,
nor the battle to the strong,
neither yet bread to the wise,
nor yet riches to men of understanding,
nor yet favour to men of skill;
but time and chance happeneth to them all.

Isaiah 5:26 And he will lift up an ensign to the nations from far,
and will hiss unto them from the end of the earth:
and, behold, they shall come with speed swiftly:

Isaiah 18:2 That sendeth ambassadors by the sea,
even in vessels of bulrushes upon the waters,
saying, Go, ye swift messengers,
to a nation scattered and peeled,
to a people terrible from their beginning hitherto;
a nation meted out and trodden down,
whose land the rivers have spoiled!

Isaiah 19:1 The burden of Egypt. Behold,
the LORD rideth upon a swift cloud,
and shall come into Egypt:
and the idols of Egypt shall be moved at his presence,
and the heart of Egypt shall melt in the midst of it.

Isaiah 30:16 But ye said, No; for we will flee upon horses;
therefore shall ye flee:
and, We will ride upon the swift;
therefore shall they that pursue you be swift.

Isaiah 66:20 And they shall bring all your brethren
for an offering unto the LORD
out of all nations upon horses,
and in chariots,
and in litters,
and upon mules,
and upon swift beasts,
to my holy mountain Jerusalem, saith the LORD,
as the children of Israel bring an offering
in a clean vessel into the house of the LORD.

Jeremiah 2:23 How canst thou say, I am not polluted,
I have not gone after Baalim?
see thy way in the valley,
know what thou hast done:
thou art a swift dromedary traversing her ways;

Jeremiah 4:13 Behold, he shall come up as clouds,
and his chariots shall be as a whirlwind:
his horses are swifter than eagles.
Woe unto us!
for we are spoiled.

Jeremiah 46:6 Let not the swift flee away,
nor the mighty man escape;
they shall stumble,
and fall toward the north by the river Euphrates.

Lamentations 4:19 Our persecutors are swifter than
the eagles of the heaven:
they pursued us upon the mountains,
they laid wait for us in the wilderness.

Daniel 9:21 Yea, whiles I was speaking in prayer,
even the man Gabriel,
whom I had seen in the vision at the beginning,
being caused to fly swiftly,
touched me about the time of the evening oblation.

Joel 3:4 Yea, and what have ye to do with me, O Tyre, and Zidon,
and all the coasts of Palestine?
will ye render me a recompence?
and if ye recompense me,
swiftly and speedily will I return
your recompence upon your own head;

Amos 2:14 Therefore the flight shall perish from the swift,
and the strong shall not strengthen his force,
neither shall the mighty deliver himself:

Amos 2:15 Neither shall he stand that handleth the bow;
and he that is swift of foot shall not deliver himself:
neither shall he that rideth the horse deliver himself.

Micah 1:13 O thou inhabitant of Lachish,
bind the chariot to the swift beast:
she is the beginning of the sin to the daughter of Zion:
for the transgressions of Israel were found in thee.

Habakkuk 1:8 Their horses also are swifter than the leopards,
and are more fierce than the evening wolves:
and their horsemen shall spread themselves,
and their horsemen shall come from far;
they shall fly as the eagle that hasteth to eat.

Malachi 3:5 And I will come near to you to judgment;
and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers,
and against the adulterers,
and against false swearers,
and against those that oppress
the hireling in his wages, the widow,
and the fatherless,
and that turn aside the stranger from his right,
and fear not me, saith the LORD of hosts.

Romans 3:15 Their feet are swift to shed blood:

James 1:19 Wherefore, my beloved brethren,
let every man be swift to hear,
slow to speak,
slow to wrath:

2 Peter 2:1 But there were false prophets also among the people,
even as there shall be false teachers among you,
who privily shall bring in damnable heresies,
even denying the Lord that bought them,
and bring upon themselves swift destruction.

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About David Mathi Raj
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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