87 Bible results for “fortress” from 
New Living Translation.dropdown
 Results 1-25. 
Filter by dropdown
dropdown
results per page

Suggested result

Bible search results

  1. Then the boundary turned toward Ramah and the fortress of Tyre, where it turned toward Hosah and came to the Mediterranean Sea. The territory also included Mehebel, Aczib,
  2. But David captured the fortress of Zion, which is now called the City of David.
  3. So David made the fortress his home, and he called it the City of David. He extended the city, starting at the supporting terraces and working inward.
  4. He sang: “The Lord is my rock, my fortress, and my savior;
  5. God is my strong fortress, and he makes my way perfect.
  6. Then they came to the fortress of Tyre, and all the towns of the Hivites and Canaanites. Finally, they went south to Judah as far as Beersheba.
  7. As soon as Jehu had finished sacrificing the burnt offering, he commanded his guards and officers, “Go in and kill all of them. Don’t let a single one escape!” So they killed them all with their swords, and the guards and officers dragged their bodies outside. Then Jehu’s men went into the innermost fortress of the temple of Baal.
  8. The people of Jebus taunted David, saying, “You’ll never get in here!” But David captured the fortress of Zion, which is now called the City of David.
  9. David made the fortress his home, and that is why it is called the City of David.
  10. Officials of David’s Kingdom

    Azmaveth son of Adiel was in charge of the palace treasuries. Jonathan son of Uzziah was in charge of the regional treasuries throughout the towns, villages, and fortresses of Israel.
  11. So Jehoshaphat became more and more powerful and built fortresses and storage cities throughout Judah.
  12. He built towns in the hill country of Judah and constructed fortresses and towers in the wooded areas.
  13. But it was at the fortress at Ecbatana in the province of Media that a scroll was found. This is what it said: “Memorandum:
  14. These are the memoirs of Nehemiah son of Hacaliah.

    Nehemiah’s Concern for Jerusalem

    In late autumn, in the month of Kislev, in the twentieth year of King Artaxerxes’ reign, I was at the fortress of Susa.
  15. And please give me a letter addressed to Asaph, the manager of the king’s forest, instructing him to give me timber. I will need it to make beams for the gates of the Temple fortress, for the city walls, and for a house for myself.” And the king granted these requests, because the gracious hand of God was on me.
  16. I gave the responsibility of governing Jerusalem to my brother Hanani, along with Hananiah, the commander of the fortress, for he was a faithful man who feared God more than most.
  17. At that time Xerxes ruled his empire from his royal throne at the fortress of Susa.
  18. When it was all over, the king gave a banquet for all the people, from the greatest to the least, who were in the fortress of Susa. It lasted for seven days and was held in the courtyard of the palace garden.
  19. Let the king appoint agents in each province to bring these beautiful young women into the royal harem at the fortress of Susa. Hegai, the king’s eunuch in charge of the harem, will see that they are all given beauty treatments.
  20. At that time there was a Jewish man in the fortress of Susa whose name was Mordecai son of Jair. He was from the tribe of Benjamin and was a descendant of Kish and Shimei.
  21. As a result of the king’s decree, Esther, along with many other young women, was brought to the king’s harem at the fortress of Susa and placed in Hegai’s care.
  22. At the king’s command, the decree went out by swift messengers, and it was also proclaimed in the fortress of Susa. Then the king and Haman sat down to drink, but the city of Susa fell into confusion.
  23. So urged on by the king’s command, the messengers rode out swiftly on fast horses bred for the king’s service. The same decree was also proclaimed in the fortress of Susa.
  24. In the fortress of Susa itself, the Jews killed 500 men.
  25. That very day, when the king was informed of the number of people killed in the fortress of Susa,
New Living Translation (NLT)

Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. All rights reserved.


LASB

3 topical index results for “fortress”