The lot is cast into the lap, But its every decision is from the Lord.
Many seek the ruler’s favor, But justice for man comes from the Lord.
Each man said to his mate, “Come, let us cast lots so we may learn on whose account this calamity has struck us.” So they cast lots and the lot fell on Jonah.
And they drew lots for them, and the lot fell to Matthias; and he was added to the eleven apostles.
But the land shall be divided by lot. They shall receive their inheritance according to the names of the tribes of their fathers.
In the morning then you shall come near by your tribes. And it shall be that the tribe which the Lord takes by lot shall come near by families, and the family which the Lord takes shall come near by households, and the household which the Lord takes shall come near man by man.
They shall divide it into seven portions; Judah shall stay in its territory on the south, and the house of Joseph shall stay in their territory on the north.
And Joshua cast lots for them in Shiloh before the Lord, and there Joshua divided the land to the sons of Israel according to their divisions.
Therefore, Saul said to the Lord, the God of Israel, “ Give a perfect lot.” And Jonathan and Saul were taken, but the people escaped.
Now the leaders of the people lived in Jerusalem, but the rest of the people cast lots to bring one out of ten to live in Jerusalem, the holy city, while nine-tenths remained in the other cities.
The cast lot puts an end to strife And decides between the mighty ones.