Ruth 1:1

And it will be in the days of the judging of the judges, and there will be a famine in the land. And a man from the house of bread of Judah will go to sojourn in the field of Moab, he and his wife and his two sons.

Genesis 12:10

And there shall be a famine in the land; and Abram will go down to Egypt to sojourn there; for the famine was strong in the land.

Genesis 26:1

And a famine shall be iu the land, besides the first famine which was in the days of Abraham. And Isaak will go to Abimelech king of the Philistines to Gerar.

Genesis 43:1

And the famine was heavy upon the earth.

Judges 17:8

And the man will go from the city from the House of Bread, of Judah, to sojourn wherever he shall find: and he will come to mount Ephraim, even to the house of Micah, to make his way.

Psalm 105:16

And he will call a famine upon the land: he broke all the support of bread.

Leviticus 26:19

And I broke the pride of your strength: and I gave your heaven as iron, and your earth as brass:

Deuteronomy 28:23-24

And the heavens which over thy head were brass, and the earth which is under thee, iron.

Deuteronomy 28:38

Thou shalt bring out much seed to thy field, and shalt gather little, for the locust shall devour it

Judges 2:16-18

And Jehovah will raise up judges, and they will save them from the hand of their plunderers.

Judges 12:8

And after him Ibzan of the House of Bread, will judge Israel.

Judges 19:1-2

And it will be in those days, and no king in Israel; and it will be a man, a Levite, sojourning in the sides of mount Ephraim, and he will take to him a wife, a concubine, from the House of Bread, of Judah.

2 Samuel 21:1

And there will be a famine in the days of David three years, year after year; and David will seek the face of Jehovah. And Jehovah will say, For Saul and for the house of bloods, because he killed the Gibeonites.

1 Kings 17:1-12

And Elijah the Tishbite from the Tishbites of Gilead, will say to Ahab, Jehovah the God of Israel lives whom I stood before him if there shall be dew and rain but according to the mouth of my word.

1 Kings 18:2

And Elijah will go to be seen to Ahab. And the famine strong in Shomeron.

2 Kings 8:1-2

And Elisha spake to the woman whom he restored to life her son, saying, Arise, and go thou, and thy house, and sojourn where thou wilt sojourn; for Jehovah called for a famine; and also coming to the land seven

Psalm 107:34

A land of fruit to saltness, for the evil of those dwelling in it

Jeremiah 14:1

The word of Jehovah which was to Jeremiah concerning the words of the drought.

Ezekiel 14:13

Son of man, if a land shall sin against me to cover a transgression, and I stretched forth my hands upon it, and I broke to it the staff of bread, and sent famine upon it, and I cut off from it man and cattle:

Ezekiel 14:21

For thus said the Lord Jehovah: Also if I sent my four evil judgments, sword and famine, and the evil beast, and death to Jerusalem, to cut off from it man and cattle?

Joel 1:10-11

The field was laid waste, the land mourned; for the grain was laid waste, the new wine was dried up, the new oil languished.

Joel 1:16-20

Was not the food cut off before our eyes, from the house of our God, joy and gladness?

Amos 4:6

And also I gave to you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and want of bread in all your places: and ye turned not back even to me, says Jehovah.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now it came to pass in the days when the judges ruled, that there was a famine in the land. And a certain man of Bethlehemjudah went to sojourn in the country of Moab, he, and his wife, and his two sons.

General references

Bible References

The judges

Judges 2:16
And Jehovah will raise up judges, and they will save them from the hand of their plunderers.
Judges 12:8
And after him Ibzan of the House of Bread, will judge Israel.

A famine

Genesis 12:10
And there shall be a famine in the land; and Abram will go down to Egypt to sojourn there; for the famine was strong in the land.
Genesis 26:1
And a famine shall be iu the land, besides the first famine which was in the days of Abraham. And Isaak will go to Abimelech king of the Philistines to Gerar.
Genesis 43:1
And the famine was heavy upon the earth.
Leviticus 26:19
And I broke the pride of your strength: and I gave your heaven as iron, and your earth as brass:
Deuteronomy 28:23
And the heavens which over thy head were brass, and the earth which is under thee, iron.
2 Samuel 21:1
And there will be a famine in the days of David three years, year after year; and David will seek the face of Jehovah. And Jehovah will say, For Saul and for the house of bloods, because he killed the Gibeonites.
1 Kings 17:1
And Elijah the Tishbite from the Tishbites of Gilead, will say to Ahab, Jehovah the God of Israel lives whom I stood before him if there shall be dew and rain but according to the mouth of my word.
1 Kings 18:2
And Elijah will go to be seen to Ahab. And the famine strong in Shomeron.
2 Kings 8:1
And Elisha spake to the woman whom he restored to life her son, saying, Arise, and go thou, and thy house, and sojourn where thou wilt sojourn; for Jehovah called for a famine; and also coming to the land seven
Psalm 105:16
And he will call a famine upon the land: he broke all the support of bread.
Psalm 107:34
A land of fruit to saltness, for the evil of those dwelling in it
Jeremiah 14:1
The word of Jehovah which was to Jeremiah concerning the words of the drought.
Ezekiel 14:13
Son of man, if a land shall sin against me to cover a transgression, and I stretched forth my hands upon it, and I broke to it the staff of bread, and sent famine upon it, and I cut off from it man and cattle:
Joel 1:10
The field was laid waste, the land mourned; for the grain was laid waste, the new wine was dried up, the new oil languished.
Amos 4:6
And also I gave to you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and want of bread in all your places: and ye turned not back even to me, says Jehovah.

General references

Matthew 2:5
And they said to him, In Bethlehem of Judea: for thus has it been written by the prophet: