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Theasaurus: Borders

43 Bible Verses about borders

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Psalm 147:14

He endows your territory with prosperity; He satisfies you with the finest wheat.

Jeremiah 31:17

There is hope for your future- [this is]*The bracketed text has been added for clarity. the Lord's declaration- and your children will return to their own territory.

1 Chronicles 4:10

Jabez called out to the God of Israel: "If only You would bless me, extend my border, let Your hand be with me, and keep me from harm, so that I will not cause any pain." And God granted his request.

Malachi 1:5

Your own eyes will see this, and you yourselves will say: The Lord is great, [even] beyond the borders of Israel.

Joshua 1:4

Your territory will be from the wilderness and Lebanon to the great Euphrates River-all the land of the Hittites-and west to the Mediterranean Sea.

Deuteronomy 19:8

If the Lord your God enlarges your territory as He swore to your fathers, and gives you all the land He promised to give them-

Isaiah 60:18

Violence will never again be heard of in your land; devastation and destruction [will be gone from] your borders. But you will name your walls salvation, and your gates praise.

Isaiah 19:19

On that day there will be an altar to the Lord in the center of the land of Egypt and a pillar to the Lord near her border.

Exodus 23:31

I will set your borders from the Red Sea to the Mediterranean Sea, and from the wilderness to the Euphrates River. For I will place the inhabitants of the land under your control, and you will drive them out ahead of you.

Deuteronomy 19:14

"You must not move your neighbor's boundary marker, established at the start in the inheritance you will receive in the land the Lord your God is giving you to possess.

Jeremiah 15:13

Your wealth and your treasures I will give as plunder, without cost, for all your sins, and within all your borders.

Numbers 34:12

Then the border will go down to the Jordan and end at the Dead Sea. This will be your land [defined] by its borders on all sides."

Deuteronomy 32:8

When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance and divided the human race, He set the boundaries of the peoples according to the number of the people of Israel.

Ezekiel 11:10

You will fall by the sword, and I will judge you at the border of Israel. Then you will know that I am the Lord.

Amos 1:13

The Lord says: I will not relent from punishing the Ammonites for three crimes, even four, because they ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead in order to enlarge their territory.

Jeremiah 17:3

My mountains in the countryside. Your wealth and all your treasures I will give up as plunder because of the sin of your high places within all your borders.

Numbers 15:38

"Speak to the Israelites and tell them that throughout their generations they are to make tassels for the corners of their garments, and put a blue cord on the tassel at [each] corner.

Ezekiel 48:3

Next to the territory of Asher, from the east side to the west, will be Naphtali-one [portion].

Numbers 34:3

Your southern side will be from the Wilderness of Zin along the boundary of Edom. Your southern border on the east will begin at the east end of the Dead Sea.

Ezekiel 27:4

Your realm was in the heart of the sea; your builders perfected your beauty.

Ezekiel 47:13

This is what the Lord God says: "This is the border you will [use to] divide the land as an inheritance for the 12 tribes of Israel. Joseph will receive two shares.

Joshua 13:2

This is the land that remains: All the districts of the Philistines and the Geshurites:

Isaiah 54:12

I will make your battlements of rubies, your gates of sparkling stones, and all your walls of precious stones.

Ezekiel 11:11

The city will not be a pot for you, and you will not be the meat within it. I will judge you at the border of Israel,

Numbers 34:10

For your eastern border, draw a line from Hazar-enan to Shepham.

Numbers 34:2

"Command the Israelites and say to them: When you enter the land of Canaan, it will be allotted to you as an inheritance with these borders:

Micah 5:6

They will shepherd the land of Assyria with the sword, the land of Nimrod with a drawn blade. So He will rescue us from Assyria when it invades our land, when it marches against our territory.

1 Chronicles 7:29

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

Malachi 1:4

Though Edom says: "We have been devastated, but we will rebuild the ruins," the Lord of Hosts says this: "They may build, but I will demolish. They will be called a wicked country and the people the Lord has cursed forever.

Exodus 19:12

Put boundaries for the people all around the [mountain] and say: Be careful that you don't go up on the mountain or touch its base. Anyone who touches the mountain will be put to death.

Song of Solomon 1:11

We will make gold jewelry for you, accented with silver.

Ezekiel 48:2

Next to the territory of Dan, from the east side to the west, will be Asher-one [portion].

Micah 7:11

A day will come for rebuilding your walls; on that day [your] boundary will be extended.

Jeremiah 50:26

Come against her from the most distant places. Open her granaries; pile her up like mounds of grain and completely destroy her. Leave her no survivors.

Numbers 20:23

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

Joshua 18:12

Their border on the north side began at the Jordan, ascended to the slope of Jericho on the north, through the hill country westward, and ended at the wilderness of Beth-aven.

Topics on Borders

Borders Around Tribal Areas


Now the allotment for the tribe of the descendants of Judah by their clans was in the southernmost region, south of the wilderness of Zin to the border of Edom.

Eastern Borders


On the east side it will run between Hauran and Damascus, along the Jordan between Gilead and the land of Israel; you will measure from the [northern] border to the eastern sea. This will be the eastern side.

Northern Borders


"This is to be the border of the land: On the north side it will extend from the Mediterranean Sea by way of Hethlon and Lebo-hamath to Zedad,

Western Borders


Your western border will be the coastline of the Mediterranean Sea; this will be your western border.

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