5184 standing

5184 standing

The bodily posture of being in a stationary upright position.

Standing as a sign of authority

Ac 7:55

Standing merely to wait or rest

Ex 33:21 See also Jos 3:8; 1Ki 20:38; Mt 12:47; Mt 20:3; Mt 26:73; Lk 19:24; Jn 8:9

Standing ready for action

Nu 22:23; Ac 5:23 See also Dt 10:8; Jos 5:13; 1Sa 17:16; 1Ch 21:16; Lk 1:11; Ac 16:9; Rev 7:1

Standing to show respect or honour

Da 2:2 See also 1Ki 10:8; 1Ki 22:19; 2Ch 6:3; Ne 8:4; Jer 36:21; Da 10:11

Standing in the presence of God

In heaven Lk 1:19 See also Zec 6:5; Rev 7:9; Rev 8:2

On earth Ge 19:27; Ex 3:5; Ne 9:5 See also Ex 33:10; Dt 4:10; Dt 29:10; 1Sa 1:26; 1Ch 23:30; 2Ch 20:9; Ps 24:3; Jer 28:5; Mt 6:5; Mk 11:25; Lk 18:11; Ro 14:4

Standing for trial or judgment

Ex 18:13; Ro 14:10 See also Nu 5:16; Nu 35:12; Dt 19:17; 1Sa 12:3,7; Zec 3:1; Mt 27:11; Lk 11:32; Ac 23:6; Ac 25:10; Rev 20:12

Standing firm as a believer

Pr 10:25; 1Co 15:58 See also Lk 21:28; Ro 5:2; Ro 11:20; 1Co 15:1; 1Co 16:13; 2Co 1:21,24; Gal 5:1; Php 4:1; Col 4:12; 2Th 2:15; Jas 5:8; 1Pe 5:12

Against evil and temptation 1Co 10:13; Eph 6:11-14

Against enemies and opposition Ps 94:16 See also Ex 14:13; 2Ch 20:17; Isa 7:9; Jer 1:17; Eph 6:11-14; Php 1:27

Other metaphorical uses of standing

God’s purpose will stand Isa 46:10 See also Isa 14:24

Standing in the gap Eze 22:30 See also Ps 106:23

See also

1065God, holiness of
2336Christ, exaltation
5181sitting
5767attitudes in prayer
5878honour
6251temptation, resisting
8334reverence & God’s nature
8611prayer for others
8727enemies
8737evil, responses to

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