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Genesis 21:30

He said, "You shall take these seven ewe lambs from my hand so that it may be a witness to me, that I dug this well."

Genesis 26:15

Now all the wells which his father's servants had dug in the days of Abraham his father, the Philistines stopped up by filling them with earth.

Numbers 21:18

"The well, which the leaders sank, Which the nobles of the people dug, With the scepter and with their staffs." And from the wilderness they continued to Mattanah,

Genesis 26:19

But when Isaac's servants dug in the valley and found there a well of flowing water,

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Genesis 26:21

Then they dug another well, and they quarreled over it too, so he named it Sitnah.

Genesis 26:22

He moved away from there and dug another well, and they did not quarrel over it; so he named it Rehoboth, for he said, "At last the LORD has made room for us, and we will be fruitful in the land."

Genesis 26:25

So he built an altar there and called upon the name of the LORD, and pitched his tent there; and there Isaac's servants dug a well.

Exodus 7:24

So all the Egyptians dug around the Nile for water to drink, for they could not drink of the water of the Nile.

Isaiah 5:2

He dug it all around, removed its stones, And planted it with the choicest vine And He built a tower in the middle of it And also hewed out a wine vat in it; Then He expected it to produce good grapes, But it produced only worthless ones.

Ezekiel 8:8

He said to me, "Son of man, now dig through the wall." So I dug through the wall, and behold, an entrance.

Isaiah 51:1

"Listen to me, you who pursue righteousness, Who seek the LORD: Look to the rock from which you were hewn And to the quarry from which you were dug.

Job 3:21

Who long for death, but there is none, And dig for it more than for hidden treasures,

Amos 9:2

"Though they dig into Sheol, From there will My hand take them; And though they ascend to heaven, From there will I bring them down.

Matthew 21:33

"Listen to another parable. There was a landowner who PLANTED A VINEYARD AND PUT A WALL AROUND IT AND DUG A WINE PRESS IN IT, AND BUILT A TOWER, and rented it out to vine-growers and went on a journey.

Matthew 25:18

"But he who received the one talent went away, and dug a hole in the ground and hid his master's money.

Mark 15:46

Joseph bought a linen cloth, took Him down, wrapped Him in the linen cloth and laid Him in a tomb which had been hewn out in the rock; and he rolled a stone against the entrance of the tomb.

Luke 13:8

"And he answered and said to him, 'Let it alone, sir, for this year too, until I dig around it and put in fertilizer;

Luke 16:3

"The manager said to himself, 'What shall I do, since my master is taking the management away from me? I am not strong enough to dig; I am ashamed to beg.

Job 28:1

"Surely there is a mine for silver And a place where they refine gold.

Job 28:3-11

"Man puts an end to darkness, And to the farthest limit he searches out The rock in gloom and deep shadow. "He sinks a shaft far from habitation, Forgotten by the foot; They hang and swing to and fro far from men. "The earth, from it comes food, And underneath it is turned up as fire. read more.
"Its rocks are the source of sapphires, And its dust contains gold. "The path no bird of prey knows, Nor has the falcon's eye caught sight of it. "The proud beasts have not trodden it, Nor has the fierce lion passed over it. "He puts his hand on the flint; He overturns the mountains at the base. "He hews out channels through the rocks, And his eye sees anything precious. "He dams up the streams from flowing, And what is hidden he brings out to the light.

Job 28:10

"He hews out channels through the rocks, And his eye sees anything precious.



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