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43 Bible Verses about borders

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Psalm 147:14

[he] makes your border peaceful; he satisfies you with [the] {finest of wheat}.

Jeremiah 31:17

And there is hope for your future," {declares} Yahweh, "and [your] children will return to their territory.

1 Chronicles 4:10

And Jabez called upon the God of Israel, saying, "Oh that you would surely bless me and enlarge my border. And may your hand be with me, that you would keep me from evil so that it might not harm me!" And God granted what he asked.

Malachi 1:5

Your eyes will see [this], and you will say, "Yahweh is great beyond the borders of Israel."

Joshua 1:4

From the wilderness {and the Lebanon}, up to the great river, the river Euphrates, all of the land of the Hittites, and up to {the great sea in the west}, will be your territory.

Deuteronomy 19:8

Then if Yahweh your God enlarges your territory [just] as he swore to your ancestors and gives to you all the land that he {promised} to give to your ancestors,

Isaiah 60:18

Violence shall no longer be heard in your land; devastation or destruction on your borders. And you shall call your walls Salvation, and your gates, Praise.

Isaiah 19:19

On that day, there will be an altar for Yahweh [in] in the middle of the land of Egypt, and a stone pillar for Yahweh at her border.

Exodus 23:31

" 'And I will set your boundary from the {Red Sea} and up to the sea of the Philistines and from [the] desert up to the river, because I will give the inhabitants of the land into your hand, and you will drive them out from before you.

Deuteronomy 19:14

"You shall not move the boundary [marker] of your neighbor that {former generations} set up on your property in the land that Yahweh your God [is] giving to you to take possession of it.

Jeremiah 15:13

I will give your wealth and your treasures as plunder without price, even because of all your sins, and throughout all your territories.

Numbers 34:12

The boundary will go down to the Jordan, and its limits will be at the Salt Sea. This will be your land according to its boundaries all around.'"

Deuteronomy 32:8

{When the Most High apportioned} [the] nations, at his dividing [up] of the sons of humankind, he fixed the boundaries of [the] peoples, according to the number of the children of Israel.

Ezekiel 11:10

By the sword you will fall at the border of Israel; I will judge you, and you will know that I [am] Yahweh.

Amos 1:13

Thus says Yahweh: "For three transgressions of Ammon and for four I will not revoke [the punishment], because they ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead in order to enlarge their territory!

Jeremiah 17:3

my mountain in the open country, I will give your wealth, all your treasures, for spoil, your high places, because of [your] sin, throughout all your territories.

Numbers 15:38

"Speak to the {Israelites}, and tell them to make for themselves tassels on the hems of their garments throughout their generations and to put a blue cord on the tassel of the hem.

Ezekiel 48:3

And next to the territory of Asher, from {the eastern border} and up to {the western border}, one [portion] [for] Naphtali.

Numbers 34:3

Your southern edge will be from the desert of Zin toward the side of Edom, and your southern border will be from the end of the Salt Sea to the east;

Ezekiel 27:4

In [the] heart of [the] seas [are] your boundaries; your builders perfected your beauty.

Ezekiel 47:13

Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "This [is] the boundary [by] which you shall distribute the land for {the twelve} tribes of Israel: Two shares [shall be for] Joseph.

Joshua 13:2

This [is] the remaining land: all the regions of the Philistines, and all [of] the Geshurites,

Isaiah 54:12

And I will {make} your battlements of ruby, and your gates of stones of beryl, and all your wall of precious stones.

Ezekiel 11:11

It will not be as a pot to you, and [so] you would be in the midst of it as flesh, [for] at the border of Israel I will judge you.

Numbers 34:10

" 'You will mark out your eastern boundary from Hazar Enan to Shepham;

Numbers 34:2

"Command the {Israelites} and say to them, 'When you come into the land of Canaan, this [is] the land that was allotted to you as an inheritance, the land of Canaan according to its boundaries.

Micah 5:6

And they will shepherd the land of Assyria with the sword, and the land of Nimrod at its entrances. And he will rescue [us] from the Assyrian when he comes into our land, and when they tread upon our border.

1 Chronicles 7:29

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

Malachi 1:4

If Edom says, "We are shattered, but we will return and rebuild [the] ruins," Yahweh of hosts says this: "They may build, but I will tear down; and they will be called a territory of wickedness, and the people [with] whom Yahweh is angry forever."

Exodus 19:12

And you must set limits [for] the people all around, saying, 'Guard yourselves {against} going up to the mountain and touching its edge. Anyone touching the mountain will certainly be put to death.

Song of Solomon 1:11

We will make ornaments of gold for you with studs of silver.

Ezekiel 48:2

And next to the territory of Dan, from {the eastern border} up to {the western border}, one [portion] [for] Asher.

Micah 7:11

A day for building your walls; [on] that day he will extend [your] boundary.

Jeremiah 50:26

Come against her from [the] end, open her granaries. Pile her up like heaps and destroy her. Let there be no remnant for her.

Numbers 20:23

Yahweh said to Moses and to Aaron on Mount Hor, on the boundary of the land of Edom, saying,

Joshua 18:12

Their northern border began at the Jordan and went up to the slope of Jericho on [the] north and continued into the hill country to the west; {it ends} at the wilderness of Beth Aven.

Topics on Borders

Borders Around Tribal Areas

6;15;1-12

The allotment for the tribe of the descendants of Judah according to their families reached to the border of Edom, to the wilderness of Zin, {to the far south}.

Eastern Borders

26;47;18

{And the eastern boundary} [will be] between Hauran and Damascus, and from between Gilead and the land of Israel [along] the Jordan [River] from [the] boundary on the eastern sea to Tamar. And {this is the border on the east}.

Northern Borders

26;47;15

And this [is] the boundary of the land: {On the north side}, from the great sea [by] the way of Hethlon {until you come to Zedad},

Western Borders

4;34;6

" 'Your western boundary will be the Great Sea; this will be your western boundary.