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Theasaurus: Borders

43 Bible Verses about borders

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Psalm 147:14

He makes peace in your borders; He satisfies you with the finest of the wheat.

Jeremiah 31:17

"There is hope for your future," declares the LORD, "And your children will return to their own territory.

1 Chronicles 4:10

Now Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, "Oh that You would bless me indeed and enlarge my border, and that Your hand might be with me, and that You would keep me from harm that it may not pain me!" And God granted him what he requested.

Malachi 1:5

Your eyes will see this and you will say, "The LORD be magnified beyond the border of Israel!"

Joshua 1:4

"From the wilderness and this Lebanon, even as far as the great river, the river Euphrates, all the land of the Hittites, and as far as the Great Sea toward the setting of the sun will be your territory.

Deuteronomy 19:8

"If the LORD your God enlarges your territory, just as He has sworn to your fathers, and gives you all the land which He promised to give your fathers--

Isaiah 60:18

"Violence will not be heard again in your land, Nor devastation or destruction within your borders; But you will call your walls salvation, and your gates praise.

Isaiah 19:19

In that day there will be an altar to the LORD in the midst of the land of Egypt, and a pillar to the LORD near its border.

Exodus 23:31

"I will fix your boundary from the Red Sea to the sea of the Philistines, and from the wilderness to the River Euphrates; for I will deliver the inhabitants of the land into your hand, and you will drive them out before you.

Deuteronomy 19:14

"You shall not move your neighbor's boundary mark, which the ancestors have set, in your inheritance which you will inherit in the land that the LORD your God gives you to possess.

Jeremiah 15:13

"Your wealth and your treasures I will give for booty without cost, Even for all your sins And within all your borders.

Numbers 34:12

'And the border shall go down to the Jordan and its termination shall be at the Salt Sea. This shall be your land according to its borders all around.'"

Deuteronomy 32:8

"When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance, When He separated the sons of man, He set the boundaries of the peoples According to the number of the sons of Israel.

Ezekiel 11:10

"You will fall by the sword I will judge you to the border of Israel; so you shall know that I am the LORD.

Amos 1:13

Thus says the LORD, "For three transgressions of the sons of Ammon and for four I will not revoke its punishment, Because they ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead In order to enlarge their borders.

Jeremiah 17:3

O mountain of Mine in the countryside, I will give over your wealth and all your treasures for booty, Your high places for sin throughout your borders.

Numbers 15:38

"Speak to the sons of Israel, and tell them that they shall make for themselves tassels on the corners of their garments throughout their generations, and that they shall put on the tassel of each corner a cord of blue.

Ezekiel 48:3

"Beside the border of Asher, from the east side to the west side, Naphtali, one portion.

Numbers 34:3

'Your southern sector shall extend from the wilderness of Zin along the side of Edom, and your southern border shall extend from the end of the Salt Sea eastward.

Ezekiel 27:4

"Your borders are in the heart of the seas; Your builders have perfected your beauty.

Ezekiel 47:13

Thus says the Lord GOD, "This shall be the boundary by which you shall divide the land for an inheritance among the twelve tribes of Israel; Joseph shall have two portions.

Joshua 13:2

"This is the land that remains: all the regions of the Philistines and all those of the Geshurites;

Isaiah 54:12

"Moreover, I will make your battlements of rubies, And your gates of crystal, And your entire wall of precious stones.

Ezekiel 11:11

"This city will not be a pot for you, nor will you be flesh in the midst of it, but I will judge you to the border of Israel.

Numbers 34:10

'For your eastern border you shall also draw a line from Hazar-enan to Shepham,

Numbers 34:2

"Command the sons of Israel and say to them, 'When you enter the land of Canaan, this is the land that shall fall to you as an inheritance, even the land of Canaan according to its borders.

Micah 5:6

They will shepherd the land of Assyria with the sword, The land of Nimrod at its entrances; And He will deliver us from the Assyrian When he attacks our land And when he tramples our territory.

1 Chronicles 7:29

and along the borders of the sons of Manasseh, Beth-shean with its towns, Taanach with its towns, Megiddo with its towns, Dor with its towns. In these lived the sons of Joseph the son of Israel.

Malachi 1:4

Though Edom says, "We have been beaten down, but we will return and build up the ruins"; thus says the LORD of hosts, "They may build, but I will tear down; and men will call them the wicked territory, and the people toward whom the LORD is indignant forever."

Exodus 19:12

"You shall set bounds for the people all around, saying, 'Beware that you do not go up on the mountain or touch the border of it; whoever touches the mountain shall surely be put to death.

Song of Solomon 1:11

"We will make for you ornaments of gold With beads of silver."

Ezekiel 48:2

"Beside the border of Dan, from the east side to the west side, Asher, one portion.

Micah 7:11

It will be a day for building your walls. On that day will your boundary be extended.

Jeremiah 50:26

Come to her from the farthest border; Open up her barns, Pile her up like heaps And utterly destroy her, Let nothing be left to her.

Numbers 20:23

Then the LORD spoke to Moses and Aaron at Mount Hor by the border of the land of Edom, saying,

Joshua 18:12

Their border on the north side was from the Jordan, then the border went up to the side of Jericho on the north, and went up through the hill country westward, and it ended at the wilderness of Beth-aven.

Topics on Borders

Borders Around Tribal Areas

Joshua 15:1-12

Now the lot for the tribe of the sons of Judah according to their families reached the border of Edom, southward to the wilderness of Zin at the extreme south.

Eastern Borders

Ezekiel 47:18

"The east side, from between Hauran, Damascus, Gilead and the land of Israel, shall be the Jordan; from the north border to the eastern sea you shall measure. This is the east side.

Northern Borders

Ezekiel 47:15

"This shall be the boundary of the land: on the north side, from the Great Sea by the way of Hethlon, to the entrance of Zedad;

Western Borders

Numbers 34:6

'As for the western border, you shall have the Great Sea, that is, its coastline; this shall be your west border.

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