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


And they were instant with loud voices,
requiring that he might be crucified.
And the voices of them
and of the chief priests prevailed.
 – Luk 23:23 

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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 “prevail…”.

Gen 7:18 And the waters prevailed,
and were increased greatly upon the earth;
and the ark went upon the face of the waters.

Gen 7:19 And the waters prevailed
exceedingly upon the earth;
and all the high hills,
that were under the whole heaven,
were covered.

Gen 7:20 Fifteen cubits upward
did the waters prevail;
and the mountains were covered.

Gen 7:24 And the waters prevailed upon the earth
an hundred and fifty days.

Gen 30:8 And Rachel said,
With great wrestlings have I wrestled with my sister,
and I have prevailed:
and she called his name Naphtali.

Gen 32:25 And when he saw that
he prevailed not against him,
he touched the hollow of his thigh;
and the hollow of Jacob’s thigh was out of joint,
as he wrestled with him.

Gen 32:28 And he said,
Thy name shall be called no more Jacob,
but Israel:
for as a prince hast thou power with God and with men,
and hast prevailed.

Gen 47:20 And Joseph bought all the land of Egypt for Pharaoh;
for the Egyptians sold every man his field,
because the famine prevailed over them:
so the land became Pharaoh’s.

Gen 49:26 The blessings of thy father have prevailed
above the blessings of my progenitors
unto the utmost bound of the everlasting hills:
they shall be on the head of Joseph,
and on the crown of the head of him
that was separate from his brethren.

Exo 17:11 And it came to pass,
when Moses held up his hand,
that Israel prevailed:
and when he let down his hand,
Amalek prevailed.

Num 22:6 Come now therefore,
I pray thee,
curse me this people;
for they are too mighty for me:
peradventure I shall prevail,
that we may smite them,
and that I may drive them out of the land:
for I wot that he whom thou blessest is blessed,
and he whom thou cursest is cursed.

Jdg 1:35 But the Amorites would dwell
in mount Heres in Aijalon,
and in Shaalbim:
yet the hand of the house of Joseph prevailed,
so that they became tributaries.

Jdg 3:10 And the Spirit of the LORD came upon him,
and he judged Israel,
and went out to war:
and the LORD delivered Chushanrishathaim
king of Mesopotamia into his hand;
and his hand prevailed against Chushanrishathaim.

Jdg 4:24 And the hand of the children of Israel prospered,
and prevailed against Jabin the king of Canaan,
until they had destroyed Jabin king of Canaan.

Jdg 6:2 And the hand of Midian prevailed against Israel:
and because of the Midianites the children of Israel
made them the dens which are in the mountains,
and caves,
and strong holds.

Jdg 16:5 And the lords of the Philistines came up unto her,
and said unto her, Entice him,
and see wherein his great strength lieth,
and by what means we may prevail against him,
that we may bind him to afflict him:
and we will give thee every one of us
eleven hundred pieces of silver.

1Sa 2:9 He will keep the feet of his saints,
and the wicked shall be silent in darkness;
for by strength shall no man prevail.

1Sa 17:9 If he be able to fight with me,
and to kill me, then will we be your servants:
but if I prevail against him,
and kill him, then shall ye be our servants,
and serve us.

1Sa 17:50 So David prevailed over the Philistine
with a sling and with a stone,
and smote the Philistine,
and slew him; but there was no sword
in the hand of David.

1Sa 26:25 Then Saul said to David,
Blessed be thou,
my son David:
thou shalt both do great things,
and also shalt still prevail.
So David went on his way,
and Saul returned to his place.

2Sa 11:23 And the messenger said unto David,
Surely the men prevailed against us,
and came out unto us into the field,
and we were upon them
even unto the entering of the gate.

2Sa 24:4 Notwithstanding the king’s word
prevailed against Joab,
and against the captains of the host.
And Joab and the captains of the host
went out from the presence of the king,
to number the people of Israel.

1Ki 16:22 But the people that followed Omri
prevailed against the people
that followed Tibni the son of Ginath:
so Tibni died,
and Omri reigned.

1Ki 22:22 And the LORD said unto him, Wherewith?
And he said, I will go forth,
and I will be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.
And he said, Thou shalt persuade him,
and prevail also:
go forth,
and do so.

2Ki 25:3 And on the ninth day of the fourth month
the famine prevailed in the city,
and there was no bread for the people of the land.

1Ch 5:2 For Judah prevailed above his brethren,
and of him came the chief ruler;
but the birthright was Joseph’s:

1Ch 21:4 Nevertheless the king’s word prevailed against Joab.
Wherefore Joab departed,
and went throughout all Israel,
and came to Jerusalem.

2Ch 8:3 And Solomon went to Hamathzobah,
and prevailed against it.

2Ch 13:18 Thus the children of Israel were
brought under at that time,
and the children of Judah prevailed,
because they relied upon the LORD God of their fathers.

2Ch 14:11 And Asa cried unto the LORD his God,
and said, LORD, it is nothing with thee to help,
whether with many,
or with them that have no power:
help us, O LORD our God;
for we rest on thee,
and in thy name we go against this multitude.
O LORD, thou art our God;
let not man prevail against thee.

2Ch 18:21 And he said, I will go out,
and be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.
And the LORD said, Thou shalt entice him,
and thou shalt also prevail:
go out,
and do even so.

2Ch 27:5 He fought also with the king of the Ammonites,
and prevailed against them.
And the children of Ammon gave him
the same year an hundred talents of silver,
and ten thousand measures of wheat,
and ten thousand of barley.
So much did the children of Ammon pay unto him,
both the second year,
and the third.

Est 6:13 And Haman told Zeresh his wife
and all his friends every thing that had befallen him.
Then said his wise men and Zeresh his wife unto him,
If Mordecai be of the seed of the Jews,
before whom thou hast begun to fall,
thou shalt not prevail against him,
but shalt surely fall before him.

Job 14:20 Thou prevailest for ever against him,
and he passeth:
thou changest his countenance,
and sendest him away.

Job 15:24 Trouble and anguish shall make him afraid;
they shall prevail against him,
as a king ready to the battle.

Job 18:9 The gin shall take him by the heel,
and the robber shall prevail against him.

Psa 9:19 Arise, O LORD;
let not man prevail:
let the heathen be judged in thy sight.

Psa 12:4 Who have said,
With our tongue will we prevail;
our lips are our own:
who is lord over us?

Psa 13:4 Lest mine enemy say,
I have prevailed against him;
and those that trouble me rejoice
when I am moved.

Psa 65:3 Iniquities prevail against me:
as for our transgressions,
thou shalt purge them away.

Psa 129:2 Many a time have they afflicted me
from my youth:
yet they have not prevailed against me.

Ecc 4:12 And if one prevail against him,
two shall withstand him;
and a threefold cord is not quickly broken.

Isa 7:1 And it came to pass in the days of Ahaz
the son of Jotham, the son of Uzziah,
king of Judah, that Rezin the king of Syria,
and Pekah the son of Remaliah, king of Israel,
went up toward Jerusalem to war against it,
but could not prevail against it.

Isa 16:12 And it shall come to pass,
when it is seen that Moab is weary on the high place,
that he shall come to his sanctuary to pray;
but he shall not prevail.

Isa 42:13 The LORD shall go forth as a mighty man,
he shall stir up jealousy like a man of war:
he shall cry, yea, roar;
he shall prevail against his enemies.

Isa 47:12 Stand now with thine enchantments,
and with the multitude of thy sorceries,
wherein thou hast laboured from thy youth;
if so be thou shalt be able to profit,
if so be thou mayest prevail.

Jer 1:19 And they shall fight against thee;
but they shall not prevail against thee;
for I am with thee, saith the LORD,
to deliver thee.

Jer 5:22 Fear ye not me? saith the LORD:
will ye not tremble at my presence,
which have placed the sand for the bound of the sea
by a perpetual decree,
that it cannot pass it:
and though the waves thereof toss themselves,
yet can they not prevail;
though they roar,
yet can they not pass over it?

Jer 15:20 And I will make thee unto this people
a fenced brasen wall:
and they shall fight against thee,
but they shall not prevail against thee:
for I am with thee to save thee
and to deliver thee, saith the LORD.

Jer 20:7 O LORD, thou hast deceived me,
and I was deceived:
thou art stronger than I,
and hast prevailed:
I am in derision daily,
every one mocketh me.

Jer 20:10 For I heard the defaming of many,
fear on every side.
Report, say they,
and we will report it.
All my familiars watched for my halting,
saying, Peradventure he will be enticed,
and we shall prevail against him,
and we shall take our revenge on him.

Jer 20:11 But the LORD is with me
as a mighty terrible one:
therefore my persecutors shall stumble,
and they shall not prevail:
they shall be greatly ashamed;
for they shall not prosper:
their everlasting confusion shall never be forgotten.

Jer 38:22 And, behold, all the women that are left
in the king of Judah’s house shall be brought forth
to the king of Babylon’s princes,
and those women shall say,
Thy friends have set thee on,
and have prevailed against thee:
thy feet are sunk in the mire,
and they are turned away back.

Lam 1:13 From above hath he sent fire into my bones,
and it prevaileth against them:
he hath spread a net for my feet,
he hath turned me back:
he hath made me desolate and faint all the day.

Lam 1:16 For these things I weep; mine eye,
mine eye runneth down with water,
because the comforter that should relieve
my soul is far from me:
my children are desolate,
because the enemy prevailed.

Dan 7:21 I beheld,
and the same horn made war with the saints,
and prevailed against them;

Dan 11:7 But out of a branch of her roots
shall one stand up in his estate,
which shall come with an army,
and shall enter into the fortress of the king of the north,
and shall deal against them,
and shall prevail:

Hos 12:4 Yea, he had power over the angel,
and prevailed:
he wept,
and made supplication unto him:
he found him in Bethel,
and there he spake with us;

Oba 1:7 All the men of thy confederacy
have brought thee even to the border:
the men that were at peace with thee have deceived thee,
and prevailed against thee;
they that eat thy bread have laid a wound under thee:
there is none understanding in him.

Mat 16:18 And I say also unto thee,
That thou art Peter,
and upon this rock I will build my church;
and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.

Mat 27:24 When Pilate saw that
he could prevail nothing,
but that rather a tumult was made,
he took water,
and washed his hands before the multitude,
saying, I am innocent of the blood of this just person:
see ye to it.

Luk 23:23 And they were instant with loud voices,
requiring that he might be crucified.
And the voices of them
and of the chief priests prevailed.

Joh 12:19 The Pharisees therefore said among themselves,
Perceive ye how ye prevail nothing?
behold, the world is gone after him.

Act 19:16 And the man in whom
the evil spirit was leaped on them,
and overcame them,
and prevailed against them,
so that they fled out of that house
naked and wounded.

Act 19:20 So mightily grew the word of God and prevailed.

Rev 5:5 And one of the elders saith unto me, Weep not:
behold, the Lion of the tribe of Juda,
the Root of David, hath prevailed to open the book,
and to loose the seven seals thereof.

Rev 12:8 And prevailed not;
neither was their place found any more in heaven.

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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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