When Joshua was very old, 1 the Lord told him, “You are very old, and a great deal of land remains to be conquered.
Isaac 1 said, “Since 2 I am so old, I could die at any time. 3
Although its roots may grow old 1 in the ground and its stump begins to die 2 in the soil, 3
So Sarah laughed to herself, thinking, 1 “After I am worn out will I have pleasure, 2 especially when my husband is old too?” 3
Now Abraham was old, well advanced in years, 1 and the Lord had blessed him 2 in everything.
In his old age Samuel appointed his sons as judges over Israel.
King David was very old; 1 even when they covered him with blankets, 2 he could not get warm.
So he asked Gehazi, 1 “What can I do for her?” Gehazi replied, “She has no son, and her husband is old.”
When David was old and approaching the end of his life, 1 he made his son Solomon king over Israel.
Jehoiada grew old and died at the age of 130. 1
I was once young, now I am old. I have never seen a godly man abandoned, or his children 1 forced to search for food. 2
Train 1 a child 2 in the way that he should go, 3 and when he is old he will not turn from it. 4
Listen to your father who begot you, and do not despise your mother when she is old.
The Lord said to Abraham, “Why 1 did Sarah laugh and say, ‘Will I really 2 have a child when I am old?’
Later the older daughter said 1 to the younger, “Our father is old, and there is no man anywhere nearby 2 to have sexual relations with us, 3 according to the way of all the world.
When 1 Isaac was old and his eyes were so weak that he was almost blind, 2 he called his older 3 son Esau and said to him, “My son!” “Here I am!” Esau 4 replied.
So Joshua summoned all Israel, including the elders, rulers, judges, and leaders, and told them: “I am very old.
They said to him, “Look, you are old, and your sons don’t follow your ways. So now appoint over us a king to lead 1 us, just like all the other nations have.”
Now look! This king walks before you. As for me, I am old and gray, though my sons are here with you. I have walked before you from the time of my youth till the present day.
But Barzillai was very old – eighty years old, in fact – and he had taken care of the king when he stayed in Mahanaim, for he was a very rich 1 man.