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New International Version (100/482 hits) Ge 1:2 Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters.Ge 6:3 Then the Lord said, “My Spirit will not contend with humans forever, for they are mortal; their days will be a hundred and twenty years.”Ge 41:38 So Pharaoh asked them, “Can we find anyone like this man, one in whom is the spirit of God?”Ge 45:27 But when they told him everything Joseph had said to them, and when he saw the carts Joseph had sent to carry him back, the spirit of their father Jacob revived.Ex 31:3 and I have filled him with the Spirit of God, with wisdom, with understanding, with knowledge and with all kinds of skills—Ex 35:31 and he has filled him with the Spirit of God, with wisdom, with understanding, with knowledge and with all kinds of skills—Nu 11:17 I will come down and speak with you there, and I will take some of the power of the Spirit that is on you and put it on them. They will share the burden of the people with you so that you will not have to carry it alone.Nu 11:25 Then the Lord came down in the cloud and spoke with him, and he took some of the power of the Spirit that was on him and put it on the seventy elders. When the Spirit rested on them, they prophesied—but did not do so again.Nu 11:26 However, two men, whose names were Eldad and Medad, had remained in the camp. They were listed among the elders, but did not go out to the tent. Yet the Spirit also rested on them, and they prophesied in the camp.Nu 11:29 But Moses replied, “Are you jealous for my sake? I wish that all the Lord’s people were prophets and that the Lord would put his Spirit on them!”Nu 14:24 But because my servant Caleb has a different spirit and follows me wholeheartedly, I will bring him into the land he went to, and his descendants will inherit it.Nu 24:2 When Balaam looked out and saw Israel encamped tribe by tribe, the Spirit of God came on himNu 27:18 So the Lord said to Moses, “Take Joshua son of Nun, a man in whom is the spirit of leadership, and lay your hand on him.De 2:30 But Sihon king of Heshbon refused to let us pass through. For the Lord your God had made his spirit stubborn and his heart obstinate in order to give him into your hands, as he has now done.De 34:9 Now Joshua son of Nun was filled with the spirit of wisdom because Moses had laid his hands on him. So the Israelites listened to him and did what the Lord had commanded Moses.Jud 3:10 The Spirit of the Lord came on him, so that he became Israel’s judge and went to war. The Lord gave Cushan-Rishathaim king of Aram into the hands of Othniel, who overpowered him.Jud 6:34 Then the Spirit of the Lord came on Gideon, and he blew a trumpet, summoning the Abiezrites to follow him.Jud 11:29 Then the Spirit of the Lord came on Jephthah. He crossed Gilead and Manasseh, passed through Mizpah of Gilead, and from there he advanced against the Ammonites.Jud 13:25 and the Spirit of the Lord began to stir him while he was in Mahaneh Dan, between Zorah and Eshtaol.Jud 14:6 The Spirit of the Lord came powerfully upon him so that he tore the lion apart with his bare hands as he might have torn a young goat. But he told neither his father nor his mother what he had done.Jud 14:19 Then the Spirit of the Lord came powerfully upon him. He went down to Ashkelon, struck down thirty of their men, stripped them of everything and gave their clothes to those who had explained the riddle. Burning with anger, he returned to his father’s home.Jud 15:14 As he approached Lehi, the Philistines came toward him shouting. The Spirit of the Lord came powerfully upon him. The ropes on his arms became like charred flax, and the bindings dropped from his hands.1Sa 10:6 The Spirit of the Lord will come powerfully upon you, and you will prophesy with them; and you will be changed into a different person.1Sa 10:10 When he and his servant arrived at Gibeah, a procession of prophets met him; the Spirit of God came powerfully upon him, and he joined in their prophesying.1Sa 11:6 When Saul heard their words, the Spirit of God came powerfully upon him, and he burned with anger.1Sa 16:13 So Samuel took the horn of oil and anointed him in the presence of his brothers, and from that day on the Spirit of the Lord came powerfully upon David. Samuel then went to Ramah.1Sa 16:14 Now the Spirit of the Lord had departed from Saul, and an evil spirit from the Lord tormented him.1Sa 16:15 Saul’s attendants said to him, “See, an evil spirit from God is tormenting you.1Sa 16:16 Let our lord command his servants here to search for someone who can play the lyre. He will play when the evil spirit from God comes on you, and you will feel better.”1Sa 16:23 Whenever the spirit from God came on Saul, David would take up his lyre and play. Then relief would come to Saul; he would feel better, and the evil spirit would leave him.1Sa 18:1 After David had finished talking with Saul, Jonathan became one in spirit with David, and he loved him as himself.1Sa 18:10 The next day an evil spirit from God came forcefully on Saul. He was prophesying in his house, while David was playing the lyre, as he usually did. Saul had a spear in his hand1Sa 19:9 But an evil spirit from the Lord came on Saul as he was sitting in his house with his spear in his hand. While David was playing the lyre,1Sa 19:20 so he sent men to capture him. But when they saw a group of prophets prophesying, with Samuel standing there as their leader, the Spirit of God came on Saul’s men, and they also prophesied.1Sa 19:23 So Saul went to Naioth at Ramah. But the Spirit of God came even on him, and he walked along prophesying until he came to Naioth.1Sa 28:8 So Saul disguised himself, putting on other clothes, and at night he and two men went to the woman. “Consult a spirit for me,” he said, “and bring up for me the one I name.”1Sa 30:6 David was greatly distressed because the men were talking of stoning him; each one was bitter in spirit because of his sons and daughters. But David found strength in the Lord his God.2Sa 23:2 “The Spirit of the Lord spoke through me; his word was on my tongue.1Ki 18:12 I don’t know where the Spirit of the Lord may carry you when I leave you. If I go and tell Ahab and he doesn’t find you, he will kill me. Yet I your servant have worshiped the Lord since my youth.1Ki 22:21 Finally, a spirit came forward, stood before the Lord and said, ‘I will entice him.’1Ki 22:22 “ ‘By what means?’ the Lord asked. “ ‘I will go out and be a deceiving spirit in the mouths of all his prophets,’ he said. “ ‘You will succeed in enticing him,’ said the Lord. ‘Go and do it.’1Ki 22:23 “So now the Lord has put a deceiving spirit in the mouths of all these prophets of yours. The Lord has decreed disaster for you.”1Ki 22:24 Then Zedekiah son of Kenaanah went up and slapped Micaiah in the face. “Which way did the spirit from the Lord go when he went from me to speak to you?” he asked.2Ki 2:9 When they had crossed, Elijah said to Elisha, “Tell me, what can I do for you before I am taken from you?” “Let me inherit a double portion of your spirit,” Elisha replied.2Ki 2:15 The company of the prophets from Jericho, who were watching, said, “The spirit of Elijah is resting on Elisha.” And they went to meet him and bowed to the ground before him.2Ki 2:16 “Look,” they said, “we your servants have fifty able men. Let them go and look for your master. Perhaps the Spirit of the Lord has picked him up and set him down on some mountain or in some valley.” “No,” Elisha replied, “do not send them.”2Ki 5:26 But Elisha said to him, “Was not my spirit with you when the man got down from his chariot to meet you? Is this the time to take money or to accept clothes—or olive groves and vineyards, or flocks and herds, or male and female slaves?1Ch 5:26 So the God of Israel stirred up the spirit of Pul king of Assyria (that is, Tiglath-Pileser king of Assyria), who took the Reubenites, the Gadites and the half-tribe of Manasseh into exile. He took them to Halah, Habor, Hara and the river of Gozan, where they are to this day.1Ch 12:18 Then the Spirit came on Amasai, chief of the Thirty, and he said: “We are yours, David! We are with you, son of Jesse! Success, success to you, and success to those who help you, for your God will help you.” So David received them and made them leaders of his raiding bands.1Ch 28:12 He gave him the plans of all that the Spirit had put in his mind for the courts of the temple of the Lord and all the surrounding rooms, for the treasuries of the temple of God and for the treasuries for the dedicated things.2Ch 15:1 The Spirit of God came on Azariah son of Oded.2Ch 18:20 Finally, a spirit came forward, stood before the Lord and said, ‘I will entice him.’ “ ‘By what means?’ the Lord asked.2Ch 18:21 “ ‘I will go and be a deceiving spirit in the mouths of all his prophets,’ he said. “ ‘You will succeed in enticing him,’ said the Lord. ‘Go and do it.’2Ch 18:22 “So now the Lord has put a deceiving spirit in the mouths of these prophets of yours. The Lord has decreed disaster for you.”2Ch 18:23 Then Zedekiah son of Kenaanah went up and slapped Micaiah in the face. “Which way did the spirit from the Lord go when he went from me to speak to you?” he asked.2Ch 20:14 Then the Spirit of the Lord came on Jahaziel son of Zechariah, the son of Benaiah, the son of Jeiel, the son of Mattaniah, a Levite and descendant of Asaph, as he stood in the assembly.2Ch 24:20 Then the Spirit of God came on Zechariah son of Jehoiada the priest. He stood before the people and said, “This is what God says: ‘Why do you disobey the Lord’s commands? You will not prosper. Because you have forsaken the Lord, he has forsaken you.’ ”Ne 9:20 You gave your good Spirit to instruct them. You did not withhold your manna from their mouths, and you gave them water for their thirst.Ne 9:30 For many years you were patient with them. By your Spirit you warned them through your prophets. Yet they paid no attention, so you gave them into the hands of the neighboring peoples.Job 4:15 A spirit glided past my face, and the hair on my body stood on end.Job 6:4 The arrows of the Almighty are in me, my spirit drinks in their poison; God’s terrors are marshaled against me.Job 7:11 “Therefore I will not keep silent; I will speak out in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.Job 10:12 You gave me life and showed me kindness, and in your providence watched over my spirit.Job 17:1 My spirit is broken, my days are cut short, the grave awaits me.Job 26:4 Who has helped you utter these words? And whose spirit spoke from your mouth?Job 31:39 if I have devoured its yield without payment or broken the spirit of its tenants,Job 32:8 But it is the spirit in a person, the breath of the Almighty, that gives them understanding.Job 32:18 For I am full of words, and the spirit within me compels me;Job 33:4 The Spirit of God has made me; the breath of the Almighty gives me life.Job 34:14 If it were his intention and he withdrew his spirit and breath,Ps 31:5 Into your hands I commit my spirit; deliver me, Lord, my faithful God.Ps 32:2 Blessed is the one whose sin the Lord does not count against them and in whose spirit is no deceit.Ps 34:18 The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.Ps 51:10 Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.Ps 51:11 Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me.Ps 51:12 Restore to me the joy of your salvation and grant me a willing spirit, to sustain me.Ps 51:17 My sacrifice, O God, is a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart you, God, will not despise.Ps 73:21 When my heart was grieved and my spirit embittered,Ps 76:12 He breaks the spirit of rulers; he is feared by the kings of the earth.Ps 77:3 I remembered you, God, and I groaned; I meditated, and my spirit grew faint.Ps 77:6 I remembered my songs in the night. My heart meditated and my spirit asked:Ps 104:30 When you send your Spirit, they are created, and you renew the face of the ground.Ps 106:33 for they rebelled against the Spirit of God, and rash words came from Moses’ lips.Ps 139:7 Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence?Ps 142:3 When my spirit grows faint within me, it is you who watch over my way. In the path where I walk people have hidden a snare for me.Ps 143:4 So my spirit grows faint within me; my heart within me is dismayed.Ps 143:7 Answer me quickly, Lord; my spirit fails. Do not hide your face from me or I will be like those who go down to the pit.Ps 143:10 Teach me to do your will, for you are my God; may your good Spirit lead me on level ground.Ps 146:4 When their spirit departs, they return to the ground; on that very day their plans come to nothing.Pr 15:4 The soothing tongue is a tree of life, but a perverse tongue crushes the spirit.Pr 15:13 A happy heart makes the face cheerful, but heartache crushes the spirit.Pr 16:18 Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall.Pr 16:19 Better to be lowly in spirit along with the oppressed than to share plunder with the proud.Pr 17:22 A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.Pr 18:14 The human spirit can endure in sickness, but a crushed spirit who can bear?Pr 20:27 The human spirit is the lamp of the Lord that sheds light on one’s inmost being.Pr 25:13 Like a snow-cooled drink at harvest time is a trustworthy messenger to the one who sends him; he refreshes the spirit of his master.Pr 29:23 Pride brings a person low, but the lowly in spirit gain honor.Ec 3:21 Who knows if the human spirit rises upward and if the spirit of the animal goes down into the earth?”Ec 7:9 Do not be quickly provoked in your spirit, for anger resides in the lap of fools.