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

And some of them believed, and consorted with Paul and Silas;
and of the devout Greeks a great multitude,
and of the chief women not a few. – Act 17:4

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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 “great multitude”.

Num 32:1 Now the children of Reuben
and the children of Gad had
a very great multitude of cattle:
and when they saw the land of Jazer,
and the land of Gilead, that, behold,
the place was a place for cattle;

1Ki 20:13 And, behold, there came a prophet
unto Ahab king of Israel, saying, Thus saith the LORD,
Hast thou seen all this great multitude?
behold, I will deliver it into thine hand this day;
and thou shalt know that I am the LORD.

1Ki 20:28 And there came a man of God,
and spake unto the king of Israel,
and said, Thus saith the LORD,
Because the Syrians have said,
The LORD is God of the hills,
but he is not God of the valleys,
therefore will I deliver
all this great multitude into thine hand,
and ye shall know that I am the LORD.

2Ch 13:8 And now ye think to withstand
the kingdom of the LORD
in the hand of the sons of David;
and ye be a great multitude,
and there are with you golden calves,
which Jeroboam made you for gods.

2Ch 20:2 Then there came some that told Jehoshaphat,
saying, There cometh a great multitude against thee
from beyond the sea on this side Syria;
and, behold, they be in Hazazontamar, which is Engedi.

2Ch 20:15 And he said, Hearken ye, all Judah,
and ye inhabitants of Jerusalem,
and thou king Jehoshaphat,
Thus saith the LORD unto you,
Be not afraid nor dismayed
by reason of this great multitude;
for the battle is not yours, but God’s.

2Ch 28:5 Wherefore the LORD his God delivered him
into the hand of the king of Syria;
and they smote him,
and carried away a great multitude of them captives,
and brought them to Damascus.
And he was also delivered
into the hand of the king of Israel,
who smote him with a great slaughter.

Job 31:34 Did I fear a great multitude,
or did the contempt of families
terrify me, that I kept silence,
and went not out of the door?

Isa 16:14 But now the LORD hath spoken,
saying, Within three years,
as the years of an hireling,
and the glory of Moab shall be contemned,
with all that great multitude;
and the remnant shall be very small and feeble.

Jer 44:15 Then all the men which knew
that their wives had burned incense unto other gods,
and all the women that stood by, a great multitude,
even all the people that dwelt in the land of Egypt,
in Pathros, answered Jeremiah, saying,

Eze 47:9 And it shall come to pass,
that every thing that liveth,
which moveth,
whithersoever the rivers shall come, shall live:
and there shall be a very great multitude of fish,
because these waters shall come thither:
for they shall be healed;
and every thing shall live whither the river cometh.

Dan 11:11 And the king of the south
shall be moved with choler,
and shall come forth and fight with him,
even with the king of the north:
and he shall set forth a great multitude;
but the multitude shall be given into his hand.

Mat 4:25 And there followed him
great multitudes of people from Galilee,
and from Decapolis,
and from Jerusalem,
and from Judaea,
and from beyond Jordan.

Mat 8:1 When he was come down
from the mountain, great multitudes followed him.

Mat 8:18 Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him,
he gave commandment to depart unto the other side.

Mat 12:15 But when Jesus knew it,
he withdrew himself from thence:
and great multitudes followed him,
and he healed them all;

Mat 13:2 And great multitudes were
gathered together unto him,
so that he went into a ship,
and sat;
and the whole multitude stood on the shore.

Mat 14:14 And Jesus went forth,
and saw a great multitude,
and was moved with compassion toward them,
and he healed their sick.

Mat 15:30 And great multitudes came unto him,
having with them those that were lame, blind,
dumb, maimed,
and many others,
and cast them down at Jesus’ feet;
and he healed them:

Mat 19:2 And great multitudes followed him;
and he healed them there.

Mat 20:29 And as they departed from Jericho,
a great multitude followed him.

Mat 21:8 And a very great multitude
spread their garments in the way;
others cut down branches from the trees,
and strawed them in the way.

Mat 26:47 And while he yet spake,
lo, Judas, one of the twelve, came,
and with him a great multitude with swords and staves,
from the chief priests and elders of the people.

Mar 3:7 But Jesus withdrew himself
with his disciples to the sea:
and a great multitude from Galilee followed him,
and from Judaea,

Mar 3:8 And from Jerusalem,
and from Idumaea,
and from beyond Jordan;
and they about Tyre and Sidon,
a great multitude,
when they had heard
what great things he did,
came unto him.

Mar 4:1 And he began again to teach by the sea side:
and there was gathered unto him a great multitude,
so that he entered into a ship,
and sat in the sea;
and the whole multitude was by the sea on the land.

Mar 9:14 And when he came to his disciples,
he saw a great multitude about them,
and the scribes questioning with them.

Mar 14:43 And immediately,
while he yet spake,
cometh Judas,
one of the twelve,
and with him a great multitude with swords and staves,
from the chief priests and the scribes and the elders.

Luk 5:6 And when they had this done,
they inclosed a great multitude of fishes:
and their net brake.

Luk 5:15 But so much the more went there
a fame abroad of him:
and great multitudes came together to hear,
and to be healed by him of their infirmities.

Luk 6:17 And he came down with them,
and stood in the plain,
and the company of his disciples,
and a great multitude of people
out of all Judaea and Jerusalem,
and from the sea coast of Tyre and Sidon,
which came to hear him,
and to be healed of their diseases;

Luk 14:25 And there went great multitudes with him:
and he turned,
and said unto them,

Joh 5:3 In these lay a great multitude of impotent folk,
of blind, halt, withered,
waiting for the moving of the water.

Joh 6:2 And a great multitude followed him,
because they saw his miracles
which he did on them that were diseased.

Act 14:1 And it came to pass in Iconium,
that they went both together
into the synagogue of the Jews,
and so spake, that a great multitude
both of the Jews and also of the Greeks believed.

Act 17:4 And some of them believed,
and consorted with Paul and Silas;
and of the devout Greeks a great multitude,
and of the chief women not a few.

Rev 7:9 After this I beheld,
and, lo, a great multitude,
which no man could number, of all nations,
and kindreds,
and people,
and tongues, stood before the throne,
and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes,
and palms in their hands;

Rev 19:6 And I heard as it were
the voice of a great multitude,
and as the voice of many waters,
and as the voice of mighty thunderings, saying, Alleluia:
for the Lord God omnipotent reigneth.

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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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