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53 Bible Verses about Beds

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Job 17:13-16

If I await Sheol as my home, spread out my bed in darkness, and say to the Pit: You are my father, and to the worm: My mother or my sister, where then is my hope? Who can see [any] hope for me?read more.
Will it go down to the gates of Sheol, or will we descend together to the dust?

Isaiah 57:7

You have placed your bed on a high and lofty mountain; you also went up there to offer sacrifice.

Luke 11:7

Then he will answer from inside and say, 'Don't bother me! The door is already locked, and my children and I have gone to bed. I can't get up to give you anything.'

2 Samuel 4:5-7

Rechab and Baanah, the sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, set out and arrived at Ish-bosheth's house during the heat of the day while the king was taking his midday nap. They entered the interior of the house as if to get wheat and stabbed him in the stomach. Then Rechab and his brother Baanah escaped. They had entered the house while Ish-bosheth was lying on his bed in his bedroom and stabbed and killed him. Then they beheaded him, took his head, and traveled by way of the Arabah all night.

Genesis 49:33

When Jacob had finished instructing his sons, he drew his feet into the bed and died. He was gathered to his people.

Amos 6:4

They lie on beds [inlaid with] ivory, sprawled out on their couches, and dine on lambs from the flock and calves from the stall.

Proverbs 7:16

I've spread coverings on my bed- richly colored linen from Egypt.

Psalm 36:4

Even on his bed he makes malicious plans. He sets himself on a path that is not good and does not reject evil.

Psalm 149:5

Let the godly celebrate in triumphal glory; let them shout for joy on their beds.

Genesis 28:11

He reached a certain place and spent the night there because the sun had set. He took one of the stones from the place, put it there at his head, and lay down in that place.

Deuteronomy 3:11

(Only Og king of Bashan was left of the remnant of the Rephaim. His bed was made of iron. Isn't it in Rabbah of the Ammonites? It is 13 feet six inches long and six feet wide by a standard measure.)

Esther 1:6

White and violet linen hangings were fastened with fine white and purple linen cords to silver rods on marble columns. Gold and silver couches [were arranged] on a mosaic pavement of red feldspar, marble, mother-of-pearl, and precious stones.

Exodus 21:18

"When men quarrel and one strikes the other with a stone or fist, and the injured man does not die but is confined to bed,

Leviticus 15:4

Any bed the man with the discharge lies on will be unclean, and any furniture he sits on will be unclean.

Leviticus 15:6

Whoever sits on furniture that the man with the discharge was sitting on is to wash his clothes and bathe with water, and he will remain unclean until evening.

Proverbs 22:27

If you have no money to pay, even your bed will be taken from under you.

Ezekiel 23:17

Then the Babylonians came to her, to the bed of love, and defiled her with their lust. But after she was defiled by them, she turned away from them in disgust.

Hosea 7:14

They do not cry to Me from their hearts; rather, they wail on their beds. They slash themselves for grain and wine; they turn away from Me.

Amos 3:12

The Lord says: As the shepherd snatches two legs or a piece of an ear from the lion's mouth, so the Israelites who live in Samaria will be rescued with [only] the corner of a bed or the cushion of a couch.

Mark 6:55

They hurried throughout that vicinity and began to carry the sick on stretchers to wherever they heard He was.

Acts 5:15

As a result, they would carry the sick out into the streets and lay them on beds and pallets so that when Peter came by, at least his shadow might fall on some of them.

2 Samuel 17:28

brought beds, basins, and pottery items. [They also brought] wheat, barley, flour, roasted grain, beans, lentils,

2 Kings 4:10

so let's make a small room upstairs and put a bed, a table, a chair, and a lamp there for him. Whenever he comes, he can stay there."

Isaiah 28:20

Indeed, the bed is too short to stretch out on, and its cover too small to wrap up in.

Esther 7:8

Just as the king returned from the palace garden to the house of wine drinking, Haman was falling on the couch where Esther was reclining. The king exclaimed, "Would he actually violate the queen while I am in the palace?" As soon as the statement left the king's mouth, Haman's face was covered.

Matthew 9:2

Just then some men brought to Him a paralytic lying on a stretcher. Seeing their faith, Jesus told the paralytic, "Have courage, son, your sins are forgiven."

Luke 5:18

Just then some men came, carrying on a stretcher a man who was paralyzed. They tried to bring him in and set him down before Him.

Matthew 9:6

But so you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins" -then He told the paralytic, "Get up, pick up your stretcher, and go home."

Mark 2:9

Which is easier: to say to the paralytic, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up, pick up your stretcher, and walk'?

Mark 2:11-12

"I tell you: get up, pick up your stretcher, and go home." Immediately he got up, picked up the stretcher, and went out in front of everyone. As a result, they were all astounded and gave glory to God, saying, "We have never seen anything like this!"

Luke 5:24

But so you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins" -He told the paralyzed man, "I tell you: get up, pick up your stretcher, and go home."

John 5:8-12

"Get up," Jesus told him, "pick up your bedroll and walk!" Instantly the man got well, picked up his bedroll, and started to walk. Now that day was the Sabbath, so the Jews said to the man who had been healed, "This is the Sabbath! It's illegal for you to pick up your bedroll."read more.
He replied, "The man who made me well told me, 'Pick up your bedroll and walk.' " "Who is this man who told you, 'Pick up [your bedroll] and walk?' " they asked.

Acts 9:34

Peter said to him, "Aeneas, Jesus Christ heals you. Get up and make your own bed," and immediately he got up.

Acts 9:33

There he found a man named Aeneas, who was paralyzed and had been bedridden for eight years.

2 Samuel 4:7

They had entered the house while Ish-bosheth was lying on his bed in his bedroom and stabbed and killed him. Then they beheaded him, took his head, and traveled by way of the Arabah all night.

2 Samuel 4:11

How much more when wicked men kill a righteous man in his own house on his own bed! So now, should I not require his blood from your hands and wipe you off the earth?"

2 Samuel 11:2

One evening David got up from his bed and strolled around on the roof of the palace. From the roof he saw a woman bathing-a very beautiful woman.

Job 7:13

When I say: My bed will comfort me, and my couch will ease my complaint,

Isaiah 57:8

You have set up your memorial behind the door and doorpost. For away from Me, you stripped, went up, and made your bed wide, and you have made a bargain for yourself with them. You have loved their bed; you have gazed on their genitals.

Mark 7:30

When she went back to her home, she found her child lying on the bed, and the demon was gone.

Luke 17:34

I tell you, on that night two will be in one bed: one will be taken and the other will be left.

Revelation 2:22

Look! I will throw her into a sickbed, and those who commit adultery with her into great tribulation, unless they repent of her practices.

Genesis 47:31

And Jacob said, "Swear to me." So Joseph swore to him. Then Israel bowed [in thanks] at the head of his bed.

Genesis 48:2

When Jacob was told, "Your son Joseph has come to you," Israel summoned his strength and sat up in bed.

1 Samuel 28:23

He refused, saying, "I won't eat," but when his servants and the woman urged him, he listened to them. He got up off the ground and sat on the bed.

Exodus 8:3

The Nile will swarm with frogs; they will come up and go into your palace, into your bedroom and on your bed, into the houses of your officials and your people, and into your ovens and kneading bowls.

1 Samuel 19:13-16

Then Michal took the household idol and put it on the bed, placed some goats' hair on its head, and covered it with a garment. When Saul sent agents to seize David, Michal said, "He's sick." Saul sent the agents [back] to see David and said, "Bring him on his bed so I can kill him."read more.
When the messengers arrived, to their surprise, the household idol was on the bed with some goats' hair on its head.

Mark 2:4

Since they were not able to bring him to Jesus because of the crowd, they removed the roof above where He was. And when they had broken through, they lowered the stretcher on which the paralytic was lying.

Luke 5:19

Since they could not find a way to bring him in because of the crowd, they went up on the roof and lowered him on the stretcher through the roof tiles into the middle of the crowd before Jesus.

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Beds » Used for » Reclining on at meals

1 Samuel 28:23-25

He refused, saying, "I won't eat," but when his servants and the woman urged him, he listened to them. He got up off the ground and sat on the bed. The woman had a fattened calf at her house, and she quickly slaughtered it. She also took flour, kneaded it, and baked unleavened bread. She served it to Saul and his servants, and they ate. Afterwards, they got up and left that night.

Amos 6:4-6

They lie on beds [inlaid with] ivory, sprawled out on their couches, and dine on lambs from the flock and calves from the stall. They improvise songs to the sound of the harp and invent their own musical instruments like David. They drink wine by the bowlful and anoint themselves with the finest oils but do not grieve over the ruin of Joseph.

Luke 7:36-38

Then one of the Pharisees invited Him to eat with him. He entered the Pharisee's house and reclined at the table. And a woman in the town who was a sinner found out that Jesus was reclining at the table in the Pharisee's house. She brought an alabaster flask of fragrant oil and stood behind Him at His feet, weeping, and began to wash His feet with her tears. She wiped His feet with the hair of her head, kissing them and anointing them with the fragrant oil.

Beds » Saints meditate and praise God while on

Psalm 149:5

Let the godly celebrate in triumphal glory; let them shout for joy on their beds.

Song of Songs 3:1

In my bed at night I sought the one I love; I sought him, but did not find him.

Beds » Not used in affliction

2 Samuel 13:31

In response the king stood up, tore his clothes, and lay down on the ground, and all his servants stood by with their clothes torn.

Beds » Supplied with pillows

1 Samuel 26:7

That night, David and Abishai came to the troops, and Saul was lying there asleep in the inner circle of the camp with his spear stuck in the ground by his head. Abner and the troops were lying around him.

1 Samuel 19:13

Then Michal took the household idol and put it on the bed, placed some goats' hair on its head, and covered it with a garment.

Beds » Often perfumed

Proverbs 7:17

I've perfumed my bed with myrrh, aloes, and cinnamon.

Ezekiel 23:41

You sat on a luxurious couch with a table spread before it, on which you had set My incense and oil.

Beds » Used for » Reclining on by day

2 Samuel 11:2

One evening David got up from his bed and strolled around on the roof of the palace. From the roof he saw a woman bathing-a very beautiful woman.

2 Samuel 4:5

Rechab and Baanah, the sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, set out and arrived at Ish-bosheth's house during the heat of the day while the king was taking his midday nap.

Beds » Antiquity of

Genesis 47:31

And Jacob said, "Swear to me." So Joseph swore to him. Then Israel bowed [in thanks] at the head of his bed.

Exodus 8:3

The Nile will swarm with frogs; they will come up and go into your palace, into your bedroom and on your bed, into the houses of your officials and your people, and into your ovens and kneading bowls.

Beds » Persons sometimes took to, in grief

1 Kings 21:4

So Ahab went to his palace resentful and angry, because of what Naboth the Jezreelite had told him. He had said, "I will not give you my fathers' inheritance." He lay down on his bed, turned his face away, and didn't eat any food.

Hosea 7:14

They do not cry to Me from their hearts; rather, they wail on their beds. They slash themselves for grain and wine; they turn away from Me.

Beds » Made of » Wood

Song of Songs 3:7-8

It is Solomon's royal litter surrounded by 60 warriors from the mighty of Israel. All of them are skilled with swords and trained in warfare. Each has his sword at his side [to guard] against the terror of the night.

Beds » The wicked devise mischief while on

Micah 2:1

Woe to those who dream up wickedness and prepare evil [plans]on their beds! At morning light they accomplish it because the power is in their hands.

Psalm 36:4

Even on his bed he makes malicious plans. He sets himself on a path that is not good and does not reject evil.

Beds » Used for » Sleeping on

Job 33:15

In a dream, a vision in the night, when deep sleep falls on people as they slumber on [their] beds,

Luke 11:7

Then he will answer from inside and say, 'Don't bother me! The door is already locked, and my children and I have gone to bed. I can't get up to give you anything.'

Beds » Couches or divans used as

Job 7:13

When I say: My bed will comfort me, and my couch will ease my complaint,

Psalm 6:6

I am weary from my groaning; with my tears I dampen my pillow and drench my bed every night.

Beds » Made of » Iron

Deuteronomy 3:11

(Only Og king of Bashan was left of the remnant of the Rephaim. His bed was made of iron. Isn't it in Rabbah of the Ammonites? It is 13 feet six inches long and six feet wide by a standard measure.)

Beds » Of the poor covered with their upper garment

Exodus 22:26-27

"If you ever take your neighbor's cloak as collateral, return it to him before sunset. For it is his only covering; it is the clothing for his body. What will he sleep in? And if he cries out to Me, I will listen because I am compassionate.

Beds » A small pallet or mattress used as

1 Samuel 19:15

Saul sent the agents [back] to see David and said, "Bring him on his bed so I can kill him."

Beds » Subject to ceremonial defilement

Leviticus 15:4

Any bed the man with the discharge lies on will be unclean, and any furniture he sits on will be unclean.

Beds » Of the poor often sold for debt

Proverbs 22:27

If you have no money to pay, even your bed will be taken from under you.

Beds » The slothful too fond of

Beds » Covered with tapestry and linen

Proverbs 7:16

I've spread coverings on my bed- richly colored linen from Egypt.

Beds » Illustrative » (too short,) of plans which afford no rest or peace

Isaiah 28:20

Indeed, the bed is too short to stretch out on, and its cover too small to wrap up in.

Beds » Considered necessary

2 Kings 4:10

so let's make a small room upstairs and put a bed, a table, a chair, and a lamp there for him. Whenever he comes, he can stay there."

Beds » Illustrative » (made on high,) of carnal security

Isaiah 57:7

You have placed your bed on a high and lofty mountain; you also went up there to offer sacrifice.

Beds » Illustrative » Of the grave

Beds » Illustrative » (made in sickness,) of divine support and comfort

Beds » Made of » Gold and silver

Esther 1:6

White and violet linen hangings were fastened with fine white and purple linen cords to silver rods on marble columns. Gold and silver couches [were arranged] on a mosaic pavement of red feldspar, marble, mother-of-pearl, and precious stones.

Beds » Illustrative » (made in darkness,) of extreme misery

Job 17:13

If I await Sheol as my home, spread out my bed in darkness,

Beds » Made of » Ivory

Amos 6:4

They lie on beds [inlaid with] ivory, sprawled out on their couches, and dine on lambs from the flock and calves from the stall.

Beds » Purification of

Mark 7:4

When they come from the marketplace, they do not eat unless they have washed. And there are many other customs they have received and keep, like the washing of cups, jugs, copper utensils, and dining couches.)

Ivory » Other articles made of » Beds

Amos 6:4

They lie on beds [inlaid with] ivory, sprawled out on their couches, and dine on lambs from the flock and calves from the stall.

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