20 Bible Verses about

Tilling The Soil

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Proverbs 28:19

He who tills his land will have plenty of food, But he who follows empty pursuits will have poverty in plenty.

Genesis 3:23

therefore the LORD God sent him out from the garden of Eden, to cultivate the ground from which he was taken.

Genesis 3:17-19

Then to Adam He said, "Because you have listened to the voice of your wife, and have eaten from the tree about which I commanded you, saying, 'You shall not eat from it'; Cursed is the ground because of you; In toil you will eat of it All the days of your life. "Both thorns and thistles it shall grow for you; And you will eat the plants of the field; By the sweat of your face You will eat bread, Till you return to the ground, Because from it you were taken; For you are dust, And to dust you shall return."

Isaiah 7:25

As for all the hills which used to be cultivated with the hoe, you will not go there for fear of briars and thorns; but they will become a place for pasturing oxen and for sheep to trample.

Ezekiel 36:34

"The desolate land will be cultivated instead of being a desolation in the sight of everyone who passes by.

2 Samuel 9:10

"You and your sons and your servants shall cultivate the land for him, and you shall bring in the produce so that your master's grandson may have food; nevertheless Mephibosheth your master's grandson shall eat at my table regularly." Now Ziba had fifteen sons and twenty servants.

Ecclesiastes 5:9

After all, a king who cultivates the field is an advantage to the land.

Ezekiel 36:9

'For, behold, I am for you, and I will turn to you, and you will be cultivated and sown.

Micah 4:3

And He will judge between many peoples And render decisions for mighty, distant nations Then they will hammer their swords into plowshares And their spears into pruning hooks; Nation will not lift up sword against nation, And never again will they train for war.

Job 1:14

a messenger came to Job and said, "The oxen were plowing and the donkeys feeding beside them,

Job 39:10

"Can you bind the wild ox in a furrow with ropes, Or will he harrow the valleys after you?

Isaiah 28:24

Does the farmer plow continually to plant seed? Does he continually turn and harrow the ground?

Amos 6:12

Do horses run on rocks? Or does one plow them with oxen? Yet you have turned justice into poison And the fruit of righteousness into wormwood,

Genesis 4:12

"When you cultivate the ground, it will no longer yield its strength to you; you will be a vagrant and a wanderer on the earth."

Genesis 45:6

"For the famine has been in the land these two years, and there are still five years in which there will be neither plowing nor harvesting.

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