|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t.) To gather into one body or place; to assemble or bring together; to obtain by gathering.
2. (v. t.) To demand and obtain payment of, as an account, or other indebtedness; as, to collect taxes.
3. (v. t.) To infer from observed facts; to conclude from premises.
4. (v. i.) To assemble together; as, the people collected in a crowd; to accumulate; as, snow collects in banks.
5. (v. i.) To infer; to conclude.
6. (n.) A short, comprehensive prayer, adapted to a particular day, occasion, or condition, and forming part of a liturgy.
Collect (24 Occurrences)
Matthew 13:28 "'Some enemy has done this,' he said. "'Shall we go, and collect it?' the men inquire. (WEY)
Matthew 13:30 Leave both to grow together until the harvest, and at harvest-time I will direct the reapers, Collect the darnel first, and make it up into bundles to burn it, but bring all the wheat into my barn.'" (WEY NIV)
Matthew 13:48 When full, they haul it up on the beach, and sit down and collect the good fish in baskets, while the worthless they throw away. (WEY NIV)
Matthew 17:25 He said, "Yes." When he came into the house, Jesus anticipated him, saying, "What do you think, Simon? From whom do the kings of the earth receive toll or tribute? From their children, or from strangers?" (See NAS NIV)
Matthew 21:34 When the season for the fruit drew near, he sent his servants to the farmers, to receive his fruit. (See NIV)
Mark 12:2 When it was time, he sent a servant to the farmer to get from the farmer his share of the fruit of the vineyard. (See NIV)
Luke 3:13 He said to them, "Collect no more than that which is appointed to you." (WEB NAS RSV NIV)
Luke 20:10 At the proper season, he sent a servant to the farmers to collect his share of the fruit of the vineyard. But the farmers beat him, and sent him away empty. (WEB)
Ephesians 1:10 That in the dispensation of the fullness of times he might collect in one all things in Christ, both which are in heaven, and which are on earth; even in him: (WBS)
Hebrews 7:5 They indeed of the sons of Levi who receive the priest's office have a commandment to take tithes of the people according to the law, that is, of their brothers, though these have come out of the body of Abraham, (See NAS NIV)
2 Samuel 12:28 Now therefore collect the rest of the people, and encamp against the city, and take it: lest I take the city, and it be called after my name. (WBS)
2 Kings 12:4 Jehoash said to the priests, "All the money of the holy things that is brought into the house of Yahweh, in current money, the money of the persons for whom each man is rated, and all the money that it comes into any man's heart to bring into the house of Yahweh, (See NIV)
2 Kings 12:8 The priests consented that they should take no more money from the people, neither repair the breaches of the house. (See NIV)
1 Chronicles 22:2 And David commanded to collect the strangers that were in the land of Israel; and he set masons to hew wrought stones to build the house of God. (DBY)
2 Chronicles 20:25 When Jehoshaphat and his people came to take the spoil of them, they found among them in abundance both riches and dead bodies, and precious jewels, which they stripped off for themselves, more than they could carry away: and they were three days in taking the spoil, it was so much. (See NIV)
2 Chronicles 24:5 And he gathered together the priests and the Levites, and said to them, Go out to the cities of Judah and collect of all Israel money for the repair of the house of your God from year to year, and ye shall hasten the matter. But the Levites hastened it not. (DBY NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 10:37 and that we should bring the first fruits of our dough, and our wave offerings, and the fruit of all manner of trees, the new wine and the oil, to the priests, to the chambers of the house of our God; and the tithes of our ground to the Levites; for they, the Levites, take the tithes in all the cities of our tillage. (See RSV NIV)
Esther 2:3 And let the king appoint officers in all the provinces of his kingdom, that they may collect all the fair young virgins to Shushan the palace, to the house of the women, into the custody of Hege the king's chamberlain, keeper of the women; and let their things for purification be given them: (WBS)
Psalms 104:22 The sun ariseth, they collect, and lay themselves down in their dens. (WBS)
Ezekiel 22:21 Yea, I will collect you, and blow upon you the fire of my wrath, and ye shall be melted in the midst thereof. (DBY)
Nahum 2:1 He who dashes in pieces has come up against you. Keep the fortress! Watch the way! Strengthen your waist! Fortify your power mightily! (See RSV)
Habakkuk 1:9 All of them come for violence. Their hordes face the desert. He gathers prisoners like sand. (See NAS)
Habakkuk 2:7 Won't your debtors rise up suddenly, and wake up those who make you tremble, and you will be their victim? (See NAS)
Zephaniah 2:1 Collect yourselves and gather together, O nation without shame, (DBY)