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Theasaurus: Borders

43 Bible Verses about borders

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Psalm 147:14

He grants peace within your borders, satisfying you with the finest of wheat.

Jeremiah 31:17

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

1 Chronicles 4:10

Later on, Jabez called on the God of Israel, asking him, ""whether you would bless me again and again, enlarge my territory, keep your power with me, keep me from evil, and keep me from harm!" And God granted what he had requested.

Malachi 1:5

Your own eyes will see this, and you will say, "Great is the LORD even beyond the borders of Israel!'"

Joshua 1:4

Your territorial border will extend from the wilderness to the Lebanon Mountains, to the river that great River Euphrates all the land of the Hittites as far as the Mediterranean Sea where the sun sets.

Deuteronomy 19:8

"Now if the LORD enlarges your territories just as he promised your ancestors and gives you all the land that he promised,

Isaiah 60:18

Then violence will no longer be heard in your land, nor devastation or destruction within your borders; but you'll call your walls "Salvation', and your gates "Praise'.

Isaiah 19:19

At that time, there will be an altar to the LORD of the Heavenly Armies in the heart of the land of Egypt, and a monument to the LORD at its border.

Exodus 23:31

"I'll set your borders from the Reed Sea to the Sea of the Philistines, and from the desert to the River, bringing the inhabitants of the land under your control, and you are to drive them out ahead of you.

Jeremiah 15:13

"I'll give away your wealth and your treasures as plunder, for free, because of all your sins throughout your territory.

Numbers 34:12

The border is to continue along the Jordan River all the way to the Dead Sea. This is to be your land, as measured by its boundaries.'"

Deuteronomy 32:8

When the Most High gave nations as their inheritance, when he separated the human race, he set boundaries for the people according to the number of the children of God.

Ezekiel 11:10

You're going to die violently, and I'll judge you as far as the borders of Israel. Then you'll learn that I am the LORD.

Amos 1:13

This is what the LORD says: "For three transgressions of the Ammonites and now for a fourth I will not turn away; because they ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead in order to enlarge their national borders.

Jeremiah 17:3

My mountain in the field, your wealth and your treasures I'll give as spoil; along with your high places as the price of your sin throughout your territory.

Numbers 15:38

"Tell the Israelis that they are to make tassels at the edges of their garments throughout their generations and that they are to put a violet cord on the tassels at the edges of their garments.

Ezekiel 48:3

running along the border of the tribe of Asher from the eastern perimeter to the western perimeter, the tribe of Naphtali with one portion;

Numbers 34:3

""To your south is the Wilderness of Zin, bordering Edom. Your southern border is to extend east toward the far end of the Dead Sea,

Ezekiel 27:4

You've set your national boundary in international waters. Your builders made you downright beautiful!"'"

Ezekiel 47:13

This is what the Lord GOD says: "This is to be the territorial border by which you apportion the land for an inheritance among the twelve tribes of Israel, with Joseph double-portioned.

Joshua 13:2

This territory remains: all of the Philistine regions, including all Geshurite holdings

Isaiah 54:12

And I'll make your battlements of rubies, and your gates of jewels, and all your walls of precious stones.

Ezekiel 11:11

This city won't be your cooking pot and neither will you be the meat in it, because I'm going to judge you as far as the borders of Israel.

Numbers 34:10

""You are to mark the border on the east from Hazar-enan to Shepham.

Numbers 34:2

"Issue these orders to the Israelis: "You're about to enter the land of Canaan. This territory has been apportioned to you as your inheritance: the entire land of Canaan, all the way to its borders.'"

Micah 5:6

The shepherds will devastate the land of Assyria with the sword, along with the entrances to the land of Nimrod. "This is how he will vanquish Assyria when he invades our land, trampling within our borders:

1 Chronicles 7:29

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

Malachi 1:4

Even though Edom may claim, "We were crushed, but we will return and rebuild the ruins,' this is what the LORD of the Heavenly Armies says: "They may rebuild, but I'll demolish. People will call them, "The Wicked Land,' and, "The People With Whom the LORD is Forever Angry.'

Exodus 19:12

You are to set boundaries for the people all around: "Be very careful that you don't go up on the mountain or touch the side of it. Anyone who touches the mountain is certainly to be put to death.

Song of Solomon 1:11

We will make ornaments of gold for you, accented with silver.

Ezekiel 48:2

running along the border of the tribe of Dan from the eastern perimeter to the western perimeter, the tribe of Asher with one portion;

Micah 7:11

When the time comes for rebuilding your walls, that time will surely be extended.

Jeremiah 50:26

Come to her from afar. Open up her barns. Pile her up like heaps of grain, and completely destroy her. Don't leave any survivors.

Numbers 20:23

Then the LORD told Moses and Aaron at Mount Hor, near the territory of Edom,

Joshua 18:12

Their border started on the north side at the Jordan River, proceeded to the slope of Jericho on the north, then westward through the hill country, and terminated at the wilderness of Beth-aven.

Topics on Borders

Borders Around Tribal Areas

Joshua 15:1-12

Joshua said, "Now the allotment for the tribe of the descendants of Judah, allocated according to their families, will extend to the border of Edom, southward to the wilderness of Zin until land's end,

Eastern Borders

Ezekiel 47:18

"The eastern extremity is to proceed from between Hauran and Damascus, then between Gilead, and then through the land of Israel the Jordan River. You are to measure from the northern border to the Dead Sea. This is to be the eastern perimeter.

Northern Borders

Ezekiel 47:15

"This is to be the border for the land: on the north side, from the Mediterranean Sea by the Hethlon Road to the entrance of Zedad,

Western Borders

Numbers 34:6

""The western border is to be the Mediterranean Sea. This is to be the western border.'"

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