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13 Bible Verses about Birds, Figurative Use

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Psalm 124:7

We have escaped like a bird from the hunter's trap. The trap has been broken, and we have escaped.

Proverbs 27:8

Like a bird that strays from its nest is a man who wanders away from his home.

Isaiah 46:11

I am calling a bird of prey from the east, and from a far country a man with his purpose. Indeed, I've spoken; I will certainly make it happen; I've planned it; and I will certainly carry it out.

Jeremiah 12:9

Is my inheritance like a speckled bird of prey to me? Are the other birds of prey all around her coming against her? Go, gather all the wild animals and bring them to devour it.

Psalm 55:6

I said, "O, who will give me the wings of a dove, so that I could fly away and live somewhere else?

Psalm 11:1

I take refuge in the LORD. So how can you say to me, "Flee like a bird to the mountains."?

Proverbs 6:5

Deliver yourself like a gazelle from a hunter's hand, or like a bird from a fowler's hand.

Lamentations 3:52

My enemies hunted me like a bird, viciously and without justification.

Ezekiel 13:20

""Therefore, this is what the Lord GOD says, "Watch out! I'm opposing your amulets with which you hunt souls as one would swat at a flying insect. I'll tear them off your arms and then deliver those people, whom you've hunted like birds.

Hosea 7:12

When they go, I'll cast my net over them. I'll bring them down, as one shoots birds in the sky. I'll chasten them, as the assembly has already heard.

Amos 3:5

Does a bird fall into a snare on the ground without any bait in the trap? Will a trap snap shut when there is nothing to catch?

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