Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Consider the ravens: for they neither sow nor reap; which neither have storehouse nor barn; and God feedeth them: how much more are ye better than the fowls?

Bible References

The ravens

1 Kings 17:1
And Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the sojourners of Gilead, said unto Ahab, As Jehovah, the God of Israel, liveth, before whom I stand, there shall not be dew nor rain these years, but according to my word.
Job 38:41
Who provideth for the raven his prey, When his young ones cry unto God, And wander for lack of food?
Psalm 145:15
The eyes of all wait for thee; And thou givest them their food in due season.
Psalm 147:9
He giveth to the beast his food, And to the young ravens which cry.
Mark 6:26
And the king was exceeding sorry; but for the sake of his oaths, and of them that sat at meat, he would not reject her.

General references

Leviticus 11:15
every raven after its kind,
Job 38:41
Who provideth for the raven his prey, When his young ones cry unto God, And wander for lack of food?
Psalm 104:27
These wait all for thee, That thou mayest give them their food in due season.
Psalm 147:9
He giveth to the beast his food, And to the young ravens which cry.
Matthew 10:31
Fear not therefore: ye are of more value than many sparrows.