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Theasaurus: Axes

19 Bible Verses about Axes

Most Relevant Verses

Ecclesiastes 10:10

If the ax is dull, and one does not sharpen its edge,
then one must exert more strength;
however, the advantage of wisdom is that it brings success.

Jeremiah 51:20-23

You are My battle club,
My weapons of war.
With you I will smash nations;
with you I will bring kingdoms to ruin. With you I will smash the horse and its rider;
with you I will smash the chariot and its rider. With you I will smash man and woman;
with you I will smash the old man and the youth;
with you I will smash the young man and the young woman.read more.
With you I will smash the shepherd and his flock;
with you I will smash the farmer and his ox-team.
With you I will smash governors and officials.

Judges 9:48

So Abimelech and all the people who were with him went up to Mount Zalmon. Abimelech took his ax in his hand and cut a branch from the trees. He picked up the branch, put it on his shoulder, and said to the people who were with him, “Hurry and do what you have seen me do.”

1 Chronicles 20:3

He brought out the people who were in it and put them to work with saws, iron picks, and axes. David did the same to all the Ammonite cities. Then he and all his troops returned to Jerusalem.

Isaiah 10:15

Does an ax exalt itself
above the one who chops with it?
Does a saw magnify itself
above the one who saws with it?
It would be like a staff waving the one who lifts it!
It would be like a rod lifting a man who isn’t wood!

1 Samuel 13:21

The price was two-thirds of a shekel for plows and mattocks, and one-third of a shekel for pitchforks and axes, and for putting a point on an oxgoad.

2 Samuel 12:31

He removed the people who were in the city and put them to work with saws, iron picks, and iron axes, and to labor at brickmaking. He did the same to all the Ammonite cities. Then he and all his troops returned to Jerusalem.

Psalm 74:6

then smashing all the carvings
with hatchets and picks.

Jeremiah 46:22

Egypt will hiss like a slithering snake,
for the enemy will come with an army;
with axes they will come against her
like those who cut trees.

Ezekiel 26:9

He will direct the blows of his battering rams against your walls and tear down your towers with his iron tools.

1 Samuel 13:20

So all the Israelites went to the Philistines to sharpen their plows, mattocks, axes, and sickles.

Jeremiah 51:20

You are My battle club,
My weapons of war.
With you I will smash nations;
with you I will bring kingdoms to ruin.

Matthew 3:10

Even now the ax is ready to strike the root of the trees! Therefore, every tree that doesn’t produce good fruit will be cut down and thrown into the fire.

Psalm 35:3

Draw the spear and javelin against my pursuers,
and assure me: “I am your deliverance.”

2 Kings 6:1-7

The sons of the prophets said to Elisha, “Please notice that the place where we live under your supervision is too small for us. Please let us go to the Jordan where we can each get a log and can build ourselves a place to live there.”“Go,” he said. Then one said, “Please come with your servants.”“I’ll come,” he answered.read more.
So he went with them, and when they came to the Jordan, they cut down trees. As one of them was cutting down a tree, the iron ax head fell into the water, and he cried out, “Oh, my master, it was borrowed!” Then the man of God asked, “Where did it fall?”When he showed him the place, the man of God cut a stick, threw it there, and made the iron float. Then he said, “Pick it up.” So he reached out and took it.

Psalm 74:5

It was like men in a thicket of trees,
wielding axes,

Psalm 74:5-6

It was like men in a thicket of trees,
wielding axes, then smashing all the carvings
with hatchets and picks.

2 Kings 6:5

As one of them was cutting down a tree, the iron ax head fell into the water, and he cried out, “Oh, my master, it was borrowed!”

Jeremiah 51:19

Jacob’s Portion is not like these
because He is the One who formed all things.
Israel is the tribe of His inheritance;
Yahweh of Hosts is His name.

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