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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 fills you with the finest of the wheat.

Psalm 74:17

You have fixed all the borders of the earth [the divisions of land and sea and of the nations]; You have made summer and winter.

Jeremiah 31:17

And there is hope for your future, says the Lord; your children shall come back to their own country.

1 Chronicles 4:10

Jabez cried to the God of Israel, saying, Oh, that You would bless me and enlarge my border, and that Your hand might be with me, and You would keep me from evil so it might not hurt me! And God granted his request.

Malachi 1:5

Your own eyes shall see this and you shall say, The Lord is great and will be magnified over and beyond the border of Israel!

Joshua 1:4

From the wilderness and this Lebanon to the great river Euphrates -- "all the land of the Hittites [Canaan] -- "and to the Great [Mediterranean] Sea on the west shall be your territory.

Deuteronomy 19:8

And if the Lord your God enlarges your territory, as He has sworn to your fathers to do, and gives you all the land which He promised to your fathers to give,

Isaiah 60:18

Violence shall no more be heard in your land, nor devastation or destruction within your borders, but you shall 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 at its border.

Exodus 23:31

I will set your borders 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 shall drive them out before you.

Deuteronomy 19:14

You shall not remove your neighbor's landmark in the land which the Lord your God gives you to possess, which the men of old [the first dividers of the land] set.

Jeremiah 15:13

Your [nation's] substance and your treasures will I give as spoil, without price, and that for all your sins, even in all your territory.

Numbers 34:12

And the boundary shall go down to the Jordan, and the end shall be at the Salt Sea. This shall be your land with its boundaries all around.

Deuteronomy 32:8

When the Most High gave to the nations their inheritance, when He separated the children of men, He set the bounds of the peoples according to the number of the Israelites.

Ezekiel 11:10

You shall fall by the sword; I will judge and punish you [before your neighbors] at the border or outside the land of Israel, and you shall know (understand and realize) that I am the Lord.

Amos 1:13

Thus says the Lord: For three transgressions of the children of Ammon [descendants of Lot] and for four [for multiplied delinquencies], I will not reverse the punishment of it or revoke My word concerning it, because [the Ammonites] have ripped up women with child in Gilead, that they might enlarge their border.

Jeremiah 17:3

O [Jerusalem] My mountain in the field, I will give your wealth and all your treasures to the spoil and your high places for sin [as the price of your sin] throughout all your territory.

Numbers 15:38

Speak to the Israelites and bid them make fringes or tassels on the corners in the borders of their garments throughout their generations, and put upon the fringe of the borders or upon the tassel of each corner a cord of blue.

Ezekiel 48:3

And beside the border of Asher, from the east side to the west side, Naphtali, one [portion].

Numbers 34:3

Your south side shall be from the Wilderness of Zin along the side of Edom, and your southern boundary from the end of the Salt [Dead] 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: These shall be the boundaries by which you shall divide the land 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

And I will make your windows and pinnacles of [sparkling] agates or rubies, and your gates of [shining] carbuncles, and all your walls [of your enclosures] of precious stones.

Ezekiel 11:11

This city shall not be your boiling pot, neither shall you be the flesh in the midst of it; I will judge you at the border or outside of Israel;

Numbers 34:10

You shall mark out your eastern boundary from Hazar-enan to Shepham;

Numbers 34:2

Command the Israelites, When you come into the land of Canaan (which is the land that shall be yours for an inheritance, the land of Canaan according to its boundaries),

Micah 5:6

And they shall rule and waste the land of Assyria with the sword and the land of Nimrod within her [Assyria's own] gates. Thus shall He [the Messiah] deliver us from the Assyrian [representing the opposing powers] when he comes into our land and when he treads on our borders.

1 Chronicles 7:29

And along the borders of the Manassites, Beth-shean, Taanach, Megiddo, Dor, with all their towns. In these dwelt the sons of Joseph son of Israel.

Malachi 1:4

Though [impoverished] Edom should say, We are beaten down, but we will return and build the waste places -- "thus says the Lord of hosts: They may build, but I will tear and throw down; and men will call them the Wicked Country, the people against whom the Lord has indignation forever.

Exodus 19:12

And you shall set bounds for the people round about, saying, Take heed that you go not up into 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 chains and ornaments of gold, studded with silver.

Ezekiel 48:2

And beside the border of Dan, from the east side to the west side, Asher, one [portion].

Micah 7:11

In the day that your walls are to be built [a day for building], in that day shall the boundary [of Israel] be far extended and the decree [against her] be far removed.

Jeremiah 50:26

Come against her from every quarter and from the utmost border. Open her granaries and storehouses; pile up [their contents] like heaps of rubbish. Burn and destroy her utterly; let nothing be left of her.

Numbers 20:23

And the Lord said to Moses and Aaron at Mount Hor, on the border of the land of Edom,

Joshua 18:12

On the north side their boundary began at the Jordan; then it went up to the shoulder of Jericho on the north and up through the hill country westward and ended at the Beth-aven wilderness.

Topics on Borders

Borders Around Tribal Areas

6;15;1-12

The lot for the tribe of Judah according to its families reached southward to the boundary of Edom, to the Wilderness of Zin at its most southern part.

Eastern Borders

26;47;18

And on the east side you shall measure the boundary from between Hauran and Damascus, and Gilead on one side and the land of Israel on the other, with the Jordan forming the boundary down to the East or Dead Sea. And this [from Damascus to the Dead Sea and including it] is the east side.

Northern Borders

26;47;15

And this shall be the boundary of the land on the north side: from the Great or Mediterranean Sea by way of Hethlon to the entrance of Zedad,

Western Borders

4;34;6

For the western boundary you shall have the Great Sea and its coast.