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Theasaurus: Axes

19 Bible Verses about Axes

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Ecclesiastes 10:10

If the axe is blunt, and one doesn't sharpen the edge, then he must use more strength; but skill brings success.

Jeremiah 51:20-23

You are my battle axe and weapons of war: and with you will I break in pieces the nations; and with you will I destroy kingdoms; and with you will I break in pieces the horse and his rider; and with you will I break in pieces the chariot and him who rides therein; and with you will I break in pieces man and woman; and with you will I break in pieces the old man and the youth; and with you will I break in pieces the young man and the virgin;read more.
and with you will I break in pieces the shepherd and his flock; and with you will I break in pieces the farmer and his yoke [of oxen]; and with you will I break in pieces governors and deputies.

Judges 9:48

Abimelech went up to Mount Zalmon, he and all the people who were with him; and Abimelech took an axe in his hand, and cut down a bough from the trees, and took it up, and laid it on his shoulder: and he said to the people who were with him, "What you have seen me do, make haste, and do as I have done!"

1 Chronicles 20:3

He brought forth the people who were therein, and cut [them] with saws, and with iron picks, and with axes. David did so to all the cities of the children of Ammon. David and all the people returned to Jerusalem.

Isaiah 10:15

Should an axe brag against him who chops with it? Should a saw exalt itself above him who saws with it? As if a rod should lift those who lift it up, or as if a staff should lift up someone who is not wood.

1 Samuel 13:21

yet they had a file for the mattocks, and for the plowshares, and for the forks, and for the axes, and to set the goads.

2 Samuel 12:31

He brought forth the people who were therein, and put them under saws, and under iron picks, and under axes of iron, and made them pass through the brick kiln: and he did so to all the cities of the children of Ammon. David and all the people returned to Jerusalem.

Psalm 74:6

Now they break all its carved work down with hatchet and hammers.

Jeremiah 46:22

The sound of it shall go like the serpent; for they shall march with an army, and come against her with axes, as wood cutters.

Ezekiel 26:9

He shall set his battering engines against your walls, and with his axes he shall break down your towers.

1 Samuel 13:20

but all the Israelites went down to the Philistines, to sharpen every man his plowshare, mattock, axe, and sickle;

Jeremiah 51:20

You are my battle axe and weapons of war: and with you will I break in pieces the nations; and with you will I destroy kingdoms;

Matthew 3:10

"Even now the axe lies at the root of the trees. Therefore, every tree that doesn't bring forth good fruit is cut down, and cast into the fire.

Psalm 35:3

Brandish the spear and block those who pursue me. Tell my soul, "I am your salvation."

2 Kings 6:1-7

The sons of the prophets said to Elisha, "See now, the place where we dwell before you is too small for us. Please let us go to the Jordan, and every man take a beam from there, and let us make us a place there, where we may dwell." He answered, "Go!" One said, "Please be pleased to go with your servants." He answered, "I will go."read more.
So he went with them. When they came to the Jordan, they cut down wood. But as one was felling a beam, the axe head fell into the water. Then he cried, and said, "Alas, my master! For it was borrowed." The man of God asked, "Where did it fall?" He showed him the place. He cut down a stick, threw it in there, and made the iron float. He said, "Take it." So he put out his hand and took it.

Psalm 74:5

They behaved like men wielding axes, cutting through a thicket of trees.

Psalm 74:5-6

They behaved like men wielding axes, cutting through a thicket of trees. Now they break all its carved work down with hatchet and hammers.

2 Kings 6:5

But as one was felling a beam, the axe head fell into the water. Then he cried, and said, "Alas, my master! For it was borrowed."

Jeremiah 51:19

The portion of Jacob is not like these; for he is the former of all things; and [Israel] is the tribe of his inheritance: Yahweh of Armies is his name.