Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He causeth the grass to grow for the cattle, and herb for the service of man: that he may bring forth food out of the earth;

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Psalm 145:15
The eyes of all hope for thee, and thou givest to them their food in its time.
Psalm 147:8
Covering the heavens with clouds, preparing rain for the earth, causing the grass to spring up on the mountains.
Genesis 1:11
And God will say the earth shall bring forth the tender grass, and the green herb bearing seed, and the fruit tree making fruit according to its kind, in which is the seed in it upon the earth: and it shall be so.
Genesis 2:5
And every green thing of the field before it shall be in the earth, and every green herb of the field before it will spring up: for Jehovah God rained not upon the earth and not a man to work the earth.
1 Kings 18:5
And Ahab will say to Obadiaha, Go into the land to all the fountains of waters, and to all the torrents; perhaps we shall find grass and preserve alive the horse and the mule, and we shall not be cut off from the cattle.
Jeremiah 14:5
For also the hind brought forth in the field, and forsook, for there was no grass.
Joel 2:22
Ye shall not fear, ye beasts of the field, for the pastures of the desert sprang forth, for the tree bore its fruit, the fig tree and the vine gave their strength.


Genesis 1:29
And God will say, Lo, I gave to you every green herb scattering seed which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree in which is the fruit of a tree scattering seed; to you it shall be for food.
Genesis 2:9
And Jehovah God will cause to grow out of the earth every tree pleasant to the sight, and good for food; and the tree of lives in the midst of the garden, and the tree to know good and evil.
Genesis 3:18
And thorns and weeds shall it cause to sprout forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the green herb of the field.
Genesis 9:3
Every creeping thing which it lives shall be food to you as the green herb. I gave you all things.

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Psalm 136:25
He gave bread to all flesh: for his mercy is forever.
Genesis 4:12
When thou shalt work the earth she shall not add to give her strength to thee. Wandering and fleeing shalt thou be in the earth.
Job 28:5
The earth, from it will come forth bread, and under it was turned as fire.
1 Corinthians 3:7
So that neither he planting is anything, neither he watering; but God increasing.

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Genesis 1:30
And to every living thing of the earth, and to all the birds of the heavens and to every thing creeping upon the earth, in which is a living soul, every green herb for food: and it shall be so.
1 Corinthians 15:38
And God gives it a body as he would, and to each of the seed its own body.