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1 Kings 17:4

Drink from the stream; I have already told the ravens to bring you food there."

Psalm 42:1

For the music director; a well-written song by the Korahites. As a deer longs for streams of water, so I long for you, O God!

Deuteronomy 8:7

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

1 Kings 17:7

After a while, the stream dried up because there had been no rain in the land.

1 Kings 17:6

The ravens would bring him bread and meat each morning and evening, and he would drink from the stream.

Proverbs 18:4

The words of a person's mouth are like deep waters, and the fountain of wisdom is like a flowing brook.

1 Kings 17:3

"Leave here and travel eastward. Hide out in the Kerith Valley near the Jordan.

Isaiah 30:25

On every high mountain and every high hill there will be streams flowing with water, at the time of great slaughter when the fortified towers collapse.

Joel 3:18

On that day the mountains will drip with sweet wine, and the hills will flow with milk. All the dry stream beds of Judah will flow with water. A spring will flow out from the temple of the Lord, watering the Valley of Acacia Trees.

Isaiah 32:2

Each of them will be like a shelter from the wind and a refuge from a rainstorm; like streams of water in a dry region and like the shade of a large cliff in a parched land.

Proverbs 5:16

Should your springs be dispersed outside, your streams of water in the wide plazas?

Joel 1:20

Even the wild animals cry out to you; for the river beds have dried up; fire has destroyed the grassy pastures.

Leviticus 23:40

On the first day you must take for yourselves branches from majestic trees -- palm branches, branches of leafy trees, and willows of the brook -- and you must rejoice before the Lord your God for seven days.

Numbers 21:14

This is why it is said in the Book of the Wars of the Lord, "Waheb in Suphah and the wadis, the Arnon

Job 22:24

and throw your gold in the dust -- your gold of Ophir among the rocks in the ravines --

1 Kings 17:5

So he did as the Lord told him; he went and lived in the Kerith Valley near the Jordan.

Leviticus 11:9

"'These you can eat from all creatures that are in the water: Any creatures in the water that have both fins and scales, whether in the seas or in the streams, you may eat.

Isaiah 19:6

The canals will stink; the streams of Egypt will trickle and then dry up; the bulrushes and reeds will decay,

Jeremiah 31:9

They will come back shedding tears of contrition. I will bring them back praying prayers of repentance. I will lead them besides streams of water, along smooth paths where they will never stumble. I will do this because I am Israel's father; Ephraim is my firstborn son.'"

1 Chronicles 11:32

Hurai from the valleys of Gaash, Abiel the Arbathite,

Psalm 110:7

From the stream along the road he drinks; then he lifts up his head.

Deuteronomy 10:7

From there they traveled to Gudgodah, and from Gudgodah to Jotbathah, a place of flowing streams.

1 Kings 18:40

Elijah told them, "Seize the prophets of Baal! Don't let even one of them escape!" So they seized them, and Elijah led them down to the Kishon Valley and executed them there.

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Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Kidron

2 Samuel 15:23

All the land was weeping loudly as all these people were leaving. As the king was crossing over the Kidron Valley, all the people were leaving on the road that leads to the desert.

1 Kings 15:13

He also removed Maacah his grandmother from her position as queen because she had made a loathsome Asherah pole. Asa cut down her Asherah pole and burned it in the Kidron Valley.

John 18:1

When he had said these things, Jesus went out with his disciples across the Kidron Valley. There was an orchard there, and he and his disciples went into it.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Gaash

1 Chronicles 11:32

Hurai from the valleys of Gaash, Abiel the Arbathite,

2 Samuel 23:30

Benaiah the Pirathonite, Hiddai from the wadis of Gaash,

Brooks » Borders of, favorable to » Willows

Leviticus 23:40

On the first day you must take for yourselves branches from majestic trees -- palm branches, branches of leafy trees, and willows of the brook -- and you must rejoice before the Lord your God for seven days.

Job 40:22

The lotus trees conceal it in their shadow; the poplars by the stream conceal it.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Cherith

1 Kings 17:3

"Leave here and travel eastward. Hide out in the Kerith Valley near the Jordan.

1 Kings 17:5

So he did as the Lord told him; he went and lived in the Kerith Valley near the Jordan.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Kishon

1 Kings 18:40

Elijah told them, "Seize the prophets of Baal! Don't let even one of them escape!" So they seized them, and Elijah led them down to the Kishon Valley and executed them there.

Psalm 83:9

Do to them as you did to Midian -- as you did to Sisera and Jabin at the Kishon River!

Brooks » Often ran over pebbles

1 Samuel 17:40

He took his staff in his hand, picked out five smooth stones from the stream, placed them in the pouch of his shepherd's bag, took his sling in hand, and approached the Philistine.

Job 22:24

and throw your gold in the dust -- your gold of Ophir among the rocks in the ravines --

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Zered

Deuteronomy 2:13

Now, get up and cross the Wadi Zered." So we did so.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Eshcol

Numbers 13:23-24

When they came to the valley of Eshcol, they cut down from there a branch with one cluster of grapes, and they carried it on a staff between two men, as well as some of the pomegranates and the figs. That place was called the Eshcol Valley, because of the cluster of grapes that the Israelites cut from there.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Arnon

Numbers 21:14-15

This is why it is said in the Book of the Wars of the Lord, "Waheb in Suphah and the wadis, the Arnon and the slope of the valleys that extends to the dwelling of Ar, and falls off at the border of Moab."

Brooks » Canaan abounded with

Deuteronomy 8:7

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

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Besor

1 Samuel 30:9

So David went, accompanied by his six hundred men. When he came to the Wadi Besor, those who were in the rear stayed there.

Brooks » Illustrative » Of wisdom

Proverbs 18:4

The words of a person's mouth are like deep waters, and the fountain of wisdom is like a flowing brook.

Brooks » Borders of, favorable to » Grass

1 Kings 18:5

Ahab told Obadiah, "Go through the land to all the springs and valleys. Maybe we can find some grazing areas so we can keep the horses and mules alive and not have to kill some of the animals."

Brooks » Borders of, favorable to » Reeds

Isaiah 19:7

along with the plants by the mouth of the river. All the cultivated land near the river will turn to dust and be blown away.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Of the willows

Isaiah 15:7

For this reason what they have made and stored up, they carry over the Stream of the Poplars.

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

Psalm 110:7

From the stream along the road he drinks; then he lifts up his head.

Brooks » Afforded protection to a country

Isaiah 19:6

The canals will stink; the streams of Egypt will trickle and then dry up; the bulrushes and reeds will decay,

Brooks » Abounded with fish

Isaiah 19:8

The fishermen will mourn and lament, all those who cast a fishhook into the river, and those who spread out a net on the water's surface will grieve.

Brooks » Illustrative » Of temporal abundance

Job 20:17

He will not look on the streams, the rivers, which are the torrents of honey and butter.

Brooks » Illustrative » (deceptive,) of false friends

Job 6:15

My brothers have been as treacherous as a seasonal stream, and as the riverbeds of the intermittent streams that flow away.

Water » Collected in » Brooks

1 Kings 18:5

Ahab told Obadiah, "Go through the land to all the springs and valleys. Maybe we can find some grazing areas so we can keep the horses and mules alive and not have to kill some of the animals."

2 Samuel 17:20

When the servants of Absalom approached the woman at her home, they asked, "Where are Ahimaaz and Jonathan?" The woman replied to them, "They crossed over the stream." Absalom's men searched but did not find them, so they returned to Jerusalem.

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