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And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night.

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Genesis 31:39
I did not bring you any of the flock torn by wild beasts; I myself bore the loss. You demanded payment from me for what was stolen by day or by night.
Exodus 3:1
Meanwhile, Moses was shepherding the flock of his father-in-law Jethro, the priest of Midian. He led the flock to the far side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God.
1 Samuel 17:34
David answered Saul: “Your servant has been tending his father’s sheep. Whenever a lion or a bear came and carried off a lamb from the flock,
Psalm 78:70
He chose David His servant
and took him from the sheepfolds;
Ezekiel 34:8
As I live”—the declaration of the Lord God—“because My flock has become prey and food for every wild animal since they lack a shepherd, for My shepherds do not search for My flock, and because the shepherds feed themselves rather than My flock,
John 10:8
All who came before Me are thieves and robbers, but the sheep didn’t listen to them.

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Genesis 31:40
There I was—the heat consumed me by day and the frost by night, and sleep fled from my eyes.

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