21 Bible Verses about

Seeking Food

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Leviticus 25:20

'But if you say, "What are we going to eat on the seventh year if we do not sow or gather in our crops?"

Lamentations 2:12

They say to their mothers, "Where is grain and wine?" As they faint like a wounded man In the streets of the city, As their life is poured out On their mothers' bosom.

Job 15:23

"He wanders about for food, saying, 'Where is it?' He knows that a day of darkness is at hand.

Matthew 6:31

"Do not worry then, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear for clothing?'

Matthew 6:25

"For this reason I say to you, do not be worried about your life, as to what you will eat or what you will drink; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?

Luke 12:29

"And do not seek what you will eat and what you will drink, and do not keep worrying.

Luke 12:22

And He said to His disciples, "For this reason I say to you, do not worry about your life, as to what you will eat; nor for your body, as to what you will put on.

Job 24:5

"Behold, as wild donkeys in the wilderness They go forth seeking food in their activity, As bread for their children in the desert.

Psalm 59:15

They wander about for food And growl if they are not satisfied.

Lamentations 1:11

All her people groan seeking bread; They have given their precious things for food To restore their lives themselves "See, O LORD, and look, For I am despised."

Lamentations 4:4

The tongue of the infant cleaves To the roof of its mouth because of thirst; The little ones ask for bread, But no one breaks it for them.

Lamentations 5:9

We get our bread at the risk of our lives Because of the sword in the wilderness.

Lamentations 5:6

We have submitted to Egypt and Assyria to get enough bread.

Lamentations 1:19

"I called to my lovers, but they deceived me; My priests and my elders perished in the city While they sought food to restore their strength themselves.

Genesis 39:6

So he left everything he owned in Joseph's charge; and with him there he did not concern himself with anything except the food which he ate. Now Joseph was handsome in form and appearance.

Nehemiah 5:2

For there were those who said, "We, our sons and our daughters are many; therefore let us get grain that we may eat and live."

Ezekiel 25:4

therefore, behold, I am going to give you to the sons of the east for a possession, and they will set their encampments among you and make their dwellings among you; they will eat your fruit and drink your milk.

Matthew 15:33

The disciples said to Him, "Where would we get so many loaves in this desolate place to satisfy such a large crowd?"

Luke 9:12

Now the day was ending, and the twelve came and said to Him, "Send the crowd away, that they may go into the surrounding villages and countryside and find lodging and get something to eat; for here we are in a desolate place."

Luke 16:21

and longing to be fed with the crumbs which were falling from the rich man's table; besides, even the dogs were coming and licking his sores.

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