I tell you, many will come from east and west and sit at table with
Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven,
As Jesus passed on from there, he saw a man called Matthew sitting at
the tax office; and he said to him, "Follow me." And he rose and
"But to what shall I compare this generation? It is like children
sitting in the market places and calling to their playmates,
Then he ordered the crowds to sit down on the grass; and taking the
five loaves and the two fish he looked up to heaven, and blessed, and
broke and gave the loaves to the disciples, and the disciples gave them
to the crowds.
And commanding the crowd to sit down on the ground,
Jesus said to them, "Truly, I say to you, in the new world, when the
Son of man shall sit on his glorious throne, you who have followed me
will also sit on twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
And he said to her, "What do you want?" She said to him, "Command that
these two sons of mine may sit, one at your right hand and one at your
left, in your kingdom."
He said to them, "You will drink my cup, but to sit at my right hand
and at my left is not mine to grant, but it is for those for whom it
has been prepared by my Father."
And behold, two blind men sitting by the roadside, when they heard that
Jesus was passing by, cried out, "Have mercy on us, Son of David!"
`The Lord said to my Lord, Sit at my right hand, till I put thy enemies
under thy feet'?
"The scribes and the Pharisees sit on Moses' seat;
and he who swears by heaven, swears by the throne of God and by him who
sits upon it.
"When the Son of man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him,
then he will sit on his glorious throne.
Then Jesus went with them to a place called Gethsemane, and he said
to his disciples, "Sit here, while I go yonder and pray."
Now Peter was sitting outside in the courtyard. And a maid came up to
him, and said, "You also were with Jesus the Galilean."
Besides, while he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent word
to him, "Have nothing to do with that righteous man, for I have
suffered much over him today in a dream."
Mary Magdalene and the other Mary were there, sitting opposite the
Now some of the scribes were sitting there, questioning in their hearts,
And as he passed on, he saw Levi the son of Alphaeus sitting at the tax
office, and he said to him, "Follow me." And he rose and followed him.
And as he sat at table in his house, many tax collectors and sinners
were sitting with Jesus and his disciples; for there were many who
And a crowd was sitting about him; and they said to him, "Your mother
and your brothers are outside, asking for you."
And they came to Jesus, and saw the demoniac sitting there, clothed and
in his right mind, the man who had had the legion; and they were afraid.
Then he commanded them all to sit down by companies upon the green
And he commanded the crowd to sit down on the ground; and he took the
seven loaves, and having given thanks he broke them and gave them to
his disciples to set before the people; and they set them before the
And they said to him, "Grant us to sit, one at your right hand and one
at your left, in your glory."
but to sit at my right hand or at my left is not mine to grant, but it
is for those for whom it has been prepared."
And they came to Jericho; and as he was leaving Jericho with his
disciples and a great multitude, Bartimaeus, a blind beggar, the son
of Timaeus, was sitting by the roadside.
David himself, inspired by the Holy Spirit, declared, `The Lord said to
my Lord, Sit at my right hand, till I put thy enemies under thy feet.'
And they went to a place which was called Gethsemane; and he said to
his disciples, "Sit here, while I pray."
And Peter had followed him at a distance, right into the courtyard of
the high priest; and he was sitting with the guards, and warming
himself at the fire.
And entering the tomb, they saw a young man sitting on the right side,
dressed in a white robe; and they were amazed.
to give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death,
to guide our feet into the way of peace."
After three days they found him in the temple, sitting among the
teachers, listening to them and asking them questions;
On one of those days, as he was teaching, there were Pharisees and
teachers of the law sitting by, who had come from every village of
Galilee and Judea and from Jerusalem; and the power of the Lord was
with him to heal.
After this he went out, and saw a tax collector, named Levi, sitting
at the tax office; and he said to him, "Follow me."
And Levi made him a great feast in his house; and there was a large
company of tax collectors and others sitting at table with them.
They are like children sitting in the market place and calling to one
another, `We piped to you, and you did not dance; we wailed, and you
did not weep.'
Then people went out to see what had happened, and they came to Jesus,
and found the man from whom the demons had gone, sitting at the feet of
Jesus, clothed and in his right mind; and they were afraid.
For there were about five thousand men. And he said to his disciples,
"Make them sit down in companies, about fifty each."
And they did so, and made them all sit down.
"Woe to you, Chorazin! woe to you, Bethsaida! for if the mighty
works done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have
repented long ago, sitting in sackcloth and ashes.
Blessed are those servants whom the master finds awake when he comes;
truly, I say to you, he will gird himself and have them sit at table,
and he will come and serve them.
And men will come from east and west, and from north and south, and sit
at table in the kingdom of God.
"When you are invited by any one to a marriage feast, do not sit down
in a place of honor, lest a more eminent man than you be invited by him;
But when you are invited, go and sit in the lowest place, so that when
your host comes he may say to you, `Friend, go up higher'; then you
will be honored in the presence of all who sit at table with you.
For which of you, desiring to build a tower, does not first sit down
and count the cost, whether he has enough to complete it?
Or what king, going to encounter another king in war, will not sit down
first and take counsel whether he is able with ten thousand to meet him
who comes against him with twenty thousand?
He said, `A hundred measures of oil.' And he said to him, `Take your
bill, and sit down quickly and write fifty.'
"Will any one of you, who has a servant plowing or keeping sheep, say
to him when he has come in from the field, `Come at once and sit down
As he drew near to Jericho, a blind man was sitting by the roadside
For David himself says in the Book of Psalms, `The Lord said to my
Lord, Sit at my right hand,
For which is the greater, one who sits at table, or one who serves? Is
it not the one who sits at table? But I am among you as one who serves.
that you may eat and drink at my table in my kingdom, and sit on
thrones judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
Jesus said, "Make the people sit down." Now there was much grass in the
place; so the men sat down, in number about five thousand.
The neighbors and those who had seen him before as a beggar, said, "Is
not this the man who used to sit and beg?"
"Fear not, daughter of Zion; behold, your king is coming, sitting on an
and she saw two angels in white, sitting where the body of Jesus had
lain, one at the head and one at the feet.
And suddenly a sound came from heaven like the rush of a mighty wind,
and it filled all the house where they were sitting.
For David did not ascend into the heavens; but he himself says, `The
Lord said to my Lord, Sit at my right hand,
And he said, "How can I, unless some one guides me?" And he invited
Philip to come up and sit with him.
Now at Lystra there was a man sitting, who could not use his feet; he
was a cripple from birth, who had never walked.
And a young man named Eutychus was sitting in the window. He sank into
a deep sleep as Paul talked still longer; and being overcome by sleep,
he fell down from the third story and was taken up dead.
Then Paul said to him, "God shall strike you, you whitewashed wall! Are
you sitting to judge me according to the law, and yet contrary to the
law you order me to be struck?"
Then the king rose, and the governor and Bernice and those who were
sitting with them;
If a revelation is made to another sitting by, let the first be silent.
which he accomplished in Christ when he raised him from the dead and
made him sit at his right hand in the heavenly places,
and raised us up with him, and made us sit with him in the heavenly
places in Christ Jesus,
But to what angel has he ever said,
"Sit at my right hand, till I make thy enemies a stool for thy feet"?
and you pay attention to the one who wears the fine clothing and say,
"Have a seat here, please," while you say to the poor man, "Stand
there," or, "Sit at my feet,"
He who conquers, I will grant him to sit with me on my throne, as I
myself conquered and sat down with my Father on his throne.
And I heard every creature in heaven and on earth and under the earth
and in the sea, and all therein, saying, "To him who sits upon the
throne and to the Lamb be blessing and honor and glory and might for
ever and ever!"
and crying out with a loud voice, "Salvation belongs to our God who
sits upon the throne, and to the Lamb!"
Therefore are they before the throne of God, and serve him day and
night within his temple; and he who sits upon the throne will shelter
them with his presence.
And the twenty-four elders who sit on their thrones before God fell on
their faces and worshiped God,
And he carried me away in the Spirit into a wilderness, and I saw a
woman sitting on a scarlet beast which was full of blasphemous names,
and it had seven heads and ten horns.
As she glorified herself and played the wanton, so give her a like
measure of torment and mourning. Since in her heart she says, `A queen
I sit, I am no widow, mourning I shall never see,'
And I saw the beast and the kings of the earth with their armies
gathered to make war against him who sits upon the horse and against
And the rest were slain by the sword of him who sits upon the horse,
the sword that issues from his mouth; and all the birds were gorged
with their flesh.