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1 Kings 17:4

You shall drink of the brook, and I have commanded the ravens to feed you there.

Psalm 42:1

As the hart pants and longs for the water brooks, so I pant and long for You, O God.

Deuteronomy 8:7

For the Lord your God is bringing you into a good land, a land of brooks of water, of fountains and springs, flowing forth in valleys and hills;

1 Kings 17:7

After a while the brook dried up because there was no rain in the land.

1 Kings 17:6

And the ravens brought him bread and flesh in the morning and bread and flesh in the evening, and he drank of the brook.

Proverbs 18:4

The words of a [discreet and wise] man's mouth are like deep waters [plenteous and difficult to fathom], and the fountain of skillful and godly Wisdom is like a gushing stream [sparkling, fresh, pure, and life-giving].

1 Kings 17:3

Go from here and turn east and hide yourself by the brook Cherith, east of the Jordan.

Psalm 1:3

And he shall be like a tree firmly planted [and tended] by the streams of water, ready to bring forth its fruit in its season; its leaf also shall not fade or wither; and everything he does shall prosper [and come to maturity].

Isaiah 30:25

And upon every high mountain and upon every high hill there will be brooks and streams of water in the day of the great slaughter [the day of the Lord], when the towers fall [and all His enemies are destroyed].

Joel 3:18

And in that day, the mountains shall drip with fresh juice [of the grape] and the hills shall flow with milk; and all the brooks and riverbeds of Judah shall flow with water, and a fountain shall come forth from the house of the Lord and shall water the Valley of Shittim.

Isaiah 32:2

And each one of them shall be like a hiding place from the wind and a shelter from the storm, like streams of water in a dry place, like the shade of a great rock in a weary land [to those who turn to them].

Proverbs 5:16

Should your offspring be dispersed abroad as water brooks in the streets?

Joel 1:20

Even the wild beasts of the field pant and cry to You, for the water brooks are dried up and fire has consumed the pastures and folds of the wilderness and the plain.

Leviticus 23:40

And on the first day you shall take the fruit of pleasing trees [and make booths of them], branches of palm trees, and boughs of thick (leafy) trees, and willows of the brook; and you shall rejoice before the Lord your God for seven days.

Numbers 21:14

That is why it is said in the Book of the Wars of the Lord: Waheb in Suphah, and the valleys of [the branches of] the Arnon [River],

Job 22:24

If you lay gold in the dust, and the gold of Ophir among the stones of the brook [considering them of little worth],

1 Kings 17:5

So he did according to the word of the Lord; he went and dwelt by the brook Cherith, east of the Jordan.

Leviticus 11:9

These you may eat of all that are in the waters: whatever has fins and scales in the waters, in the seas, and in the rivers, these you may eat;

Isaiah 19:6

And the rivers shall become foul, the streams and canals of Egypt shall be diminished and dried up, the reeds and the rushes shall wither and rot away.

Jeremiah 31:9

They will come with weeping [in penitence and for joy], pouring out prayers [for the future]. I will lead them back; I will cause them to walk by streams of water and bring them in a straight way in which they will not stumble, for I am a Father to Israel, and Ephraim [Israel] is My firstborn.

1 Chronicles 11:32

Hurai of the brooks of Gaash, Abiel the Arbathite,

Psalm 110:7

He will drink of the brook by the way; therefore will He lift up His head [triumphantly].

Deuteronomy 10:7

From there they journeyed to Gudgodah, and then to Jotbathah, a land of brooks [dividing the valley].

1 Kings 18:40

And Elijah said, Seize the prophets of Baal; let not one escape. They seized them, and Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and [as God's law required] slew them there.

From Thematic Bible


Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Kidron

2 Samuel 15:23

All the country wept with a loud voice as all the people passed over. The king crossed the brook Kidron, and all the people went on toward the wilderness.

1 Kings 15:13

Also Maacah his mother he removed from being queen mother, because she had an image made for [the goddess] Asherah. Asa destroyed her image, burning it by the brook Kidron.

John 18:1

Having said these things, Jesus went out with His disciples beyond (across) the winter torrent of the Kidron [in the ravine]. There was a garden there, which He and His disciples entered.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Gaash

1 Chronicles 11:32

Hurai of the brooks of Gaash, Abiel the Arbathite,

2 Samuel 23:30

Benaiah of Pirathon, Hiddai of the brooks of Gaash,

Brooks » Borders of, favorable to » Willows

Leviticus 23:40

And on the first day you shall take the fruit of pleasing trees [and make booths of them], branches of palm trees, and boughs of thick (leafy) trees, and willows of the brook; and you shall rejoice before the Lord your God for seven days.

Job 40:22

The lotus trees cover him with their shade; the willows of the brook compass him about.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Cherith

1 Kings 17:3

Go from here and turn east and hide yourself by the brook Cherith, east of the Jordan.

1 Kings 17:5

So he did according to the word of the Lord; he went and dwelt by the brook Cherith, east of the Jordan.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Kishon

1 Kings 18:40

And Elijah said, Seize the prophets of Baal; let not one escape. They seized them, and Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and [as God's law required] slew them there.

Psalm 83:9

Do to them as [You did to] the Midianites, as to Sisera and Jabin at the brook of Kishon,

Brooks » Often ran over pebbles

1 Samuel 17:40

Then he took his staff in his hand and chose five smooth stones out of the brook and put them in his shepherd's [lunch] bag [a whole kid's skin slung from his shoulder], in his pouch, and his sling was in his hand, and he drew near the Philistine.

Job 22:24

If you lay gold in the dust, and the gold of Ophir among the stones of the brook [considering them of little worth],

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Zered

Deuteronomy 2:13

Now rise up and go over the brook Zered. So we went over the brook Zered.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Eshcol

Numbers 13:23-24

And they came to the Valley of Eshcol, and cut down from there a branch with one cluster of grapes, and they carried it on a pole between two [of them]; they brought also some pomegranates and figs. That place was called the Valley of Eshcol [cluster] because of the cluster which the Israelites cut down there.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Arnon

Numbers 21:14-15

That is why it is said in the Book of the Wars of the Lord: Waheb in Suphah, and the valleys of [the branches of] the Arnon [River], And the slope of the valleys that stretch toward the site of Ar and find support on the border of Moab.

Brooks » Canaan abounded with

Deuteronomy 8:7

For the Lord your God is bringing you into a good land, a land of brooks of water, of fountains and springs, flowing forth in valleys and hills;

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Besor

1 Samuel 30:9

So David went, he and the 600 men with him, and came to the brook Besor; there those remained who were left behind.

Brooks » Illustrative » Of wisdom

Proverbs 18:4

The words of a [discreet and wise] man's mouth are like deep waters [plenteous and difficult to fathom], and the fountain of skillful and godly Wisdom is like a gushing stream [sparkling, fresh, pure, and life-giving].

Brooks » Borders of, favorable to » Grass

1 Kings 18:5

And Ahab said to Obadiah, Go into the land to all the fountains of water and to all the brooks; perhaps we may find grass to keep the horses and mules alive, that we lose none of the beasts.

Brooks » Borders of, favorable to » Reeds

Isaiah 19:7

The meadows by the Nile, by the brink of the Nile, and all the sown fields of the Nile shall become dry, be blown away, and be no more.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Of the willows

Isaiah 15:7

Therefore the abundance [of possessions] they have acquired and stored away they [now] carry over the willow brook and to the valley of the Arabians.

Brooks » Illustrative » (drinking of, by the way,) of help in distress

Psalm 110:7

He will drink of the brook by the way; therefore will He lift up His head [triumphantly].

Brooks » Afforded protection to a country

Isaiah 19:6

And the rivers shall become foul, the streams and canals of Egypt shall be diminished and dried up, the reeds and the rushes shall wither and rot away.

Brooks » Abounded with fish

Isaiah 19:8

The fishermen will lament, and all who cast a hook into the Nile will mourn; and they who spread nets upon the waters will languish.

Brooks » Illustrative » Of temporal abundance

Job 20:17

He shall not look upon the rivers, the flowing streams of honey and butter [to enjoy his wealth].

Brooks » Illustrative » (deceptive,) of false friends

Job 6:15

[You] my brethren have dealt deceitfully as a brook, as the channel of brooks that pass away,

Water » Collected in » Brooks

1 Kings 18:5

And Ahab said to Obadiah, Go into the land to all the fountains of water and to all the brooks; perhaps we may find grass to keep the horses and mules alive, that we lose none of the beasts.

2 Samuel 17:20

For when Absalom's servants came to the woman at the house, they said, Where are Ahimaaz and Jonathan? And the woman said to them, They went over the brook of water. When they had sought and could not find them, they returned to Jerusalem.