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1 Kings 17:4

It shall be, that you shall drink of the brook. I have commanded the ravens to feed you there."

Psalm 42:1

As the deer pants for the water brooks, so my soul pants after you, God.

Deuteronomy 8:7

For Yahweh your God brings you into a good land, a land of brooks of water, of springs, and underground water flowing into valleys and hills;

1 Kings 17:7

It happened after a while, that the brook dried up, because there was no rain in the land.

1 Kings 17:6

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 man's mouth are like deep waters. The fountain of wisdom is like a flowing brook.

1 Kings 17:3

"Go away from here, turn eastward, and hide yourself by the brook Cherith, that is before the Jordan.

Isaiah 30:25

There shall be brooks and streams of water on every lofty mountain and on every high hill in the day of the great slaughter, when the towers fall.

Joel 3:18

It will happen in that day, that the mountains will drop down sweet wine, the hills will flow with milk, all the brooks of Judah will flow with waters, and a fountain will come forth from the house of Yahweh, and will water the valley of Shittim.

Isaiah 32:2

A man shall be as a hiding place from the wind, and a covert from the storm, as streams of water in a dry place, as the shade of a large rock in a weary land.

Proverbs 5:16

Should your springs overflow in the streets, streams of water in the public squares?

Joel 1:20

Yes, the animals of the field pant to you, for the water brooks have dried up, And the fire has devoured the pastures of the wilderness.

Leviticus 23:40

You shall take on the first day the fruit of goodly trees, branches of palm trees, and boughs of thick trees, and willows of the brook; and you shall rejoice before Yahweh your God seven days.

Numbers 21:14

Therefore it is said in the book of the Wars of Yahweh, "Vaheb in Suphah, the valleys of the Arnon,

Job 22:24

Lay your treasure in the dust, the gold of Ophir among the stones of the brooks.

1 Kings 17:5

So he went and did according to the word of Yahweh; for he went and lived by the brook Cherith, that is before 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, that you may eat.

Isaiah 19:6

The rivers will become foul. The streams of Egypt will be diminished and dried up. The reeds and flags will wither away.

Jeremiah 31:9

They shall come with weeping; and with petitions will I lead them: I will cause them to walk by rivers of waters, in a straight way in which they shall not stumble; for I am a father to Israel, and Ephraim 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 in the way; therefore he will lift up his head.

Deuteronomy 10:7

From there they traveled to Gudgodah; and from Gudgodah to Jotbathah, a land of brooks of water.

1 Kings 18:40

Elijah said to them, "Seize the prophets of Baal! Don't let one of them escape!" They seized them. Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and killed them there.

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Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Kidron

2 Samuel 15:23

All the country wept with a loud voice, and all the people passed over: the king also himself passed over the brook Kidron, and all the people passed over, toward the way of the wilderness.

1 Kings 15:13

Also Maacah his mother he removed from being queen, because she had made an abominable image for an Asherah; and Asa cut down her image, and burnt it at the brook Kidron.

John 18:1

When Jesus had spoken these words, he went out with his disciples over the brook Kidron, where there was a garden, into 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 a Pirathonite, Hiddai of the brooks of Gaash.

Brooks » Borders of, favorable to » Willows

Leviticus 23:40

You shall take on the first day the fruit of goodly trees, branches of palm trees, and boughs of thick trees, and willows of the brook; and you shall rejoice before Yahweh your God seven days.

Job 40:22

The lotuses cover him with their shade. The willows of the brook surround him.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Cherith

1 Kings 17:3

"Go away from here, turn eastward, and hide yourself by the brook Cherith, that is before the Jordan.

1 Kings 17:5

So he went and did according to the word of Yahweh; for he went and lived by the brook Cherith, that is before the Jordan.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Kishon

1 Kings 18:40

Elijah said to them, "Seize the prophets of Baal! Don't let one of them escape!" They seized them. Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and killed them there.

Psalm 83:9

Do to them as you did to Midian, as to Sisera, as to Jabin, at the river Kishon;

Brooks » Often ran over pebbles

1 Samuel 17:40

He took his staff in his hand, and chose for himself five smooth stones out of the brook, and put them in the shepherd's bag which he had, even in his wallet. His sling was in his hand; and he drew near to the Philistine.

Job 22:24

Lay your treasure in the dust, the gold of Ophir among the stones of the brooks.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Zered

Deuteronomy 2:13

"Now rise up, and cross over the brook Zered." We went over the brook Zered.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Eshcol

Numbers 13:23-24

They came to the valley of Eshcol, and cut down from there a branch with one cluster of grapes, and they bore it on a staff between two; [they brought] also of the pomegranates, and of the figs. That place was called the valley of Eshcol, because of the cluster which the children of Israel cut down from there.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Arnon

Numbers 21:14-15

Therefore it is said in the book of the Wars of Yahweh, "Vaheb in Suphah, the valleys of the Arnon, the slope of the valleys that incline toward the dwelling of Ar, leans on the border of Moab."

Brooks » Canaan abounded with

Deuteronomy 8:7

For Yahweh your God brings you into a good land, a land of brooks of water, of springs, and underground water flowing into valleys and hills;

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Besor

1 Samuel 30:9

So David went, he and the six hundred men who were with him, and came to the brook Besor, where those who were left behind stayed.

Brooks » Illustrative » Of wisdom

Proverbs 18:4

The words of a man's mouth are like deep waters. The fountain of wisdom is like a flowing brook.

Brooks » Borders of, favorable to » Grass

1 Kings 18:5

Ahab said to Obadiah, "Go through the land, to all the springs of water, and to all the brooks. Perhaps we may find grass and save the horses and mules alive, that we not lose all the animals."

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, will become dry, be driven away, and be no more.

Brooks » Mentioned in scripture » Of the willows

Isaiah 15:7

Therefore they will carry away the abundance they have gotten, and that which they have stored up, over the brook of the willows.

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

Psalm 110:7

He will drink of the brook in the way; therefore he will lift up his head.

Brooks » Afforded protection to a country

Isaiah 19:6

The rivers will become foul. The streams of Egypt will be diminished and dried up. The reeds and flags will wither away.

Brooks » Abounded with fish

Isaiah 19:8

The fishermen will lament, and all those who fish in the Nile will mourn, and those who spread nets on the waters will languish.

Brooks » Illustrative » Of temporal abundance

Job 20:17

He shall not look at the rivers, the flowing streams of honey and butter.

Brooks » Illustrative » (deceptive,) of false friends

Job 6:15

My brothers have dealt deceitfully as a brook, as the channel of brooks that pass away;

Water » Collected in » Brooks

1 Kings 18:5

Ahab said to Obadiah, "Go through the land, to all the springs of water, and to all the brooks. Perhaps we may find grass and save the horses and mules alive, that we not lose all the animals."

2 Samuel 17:20

Absalom's servants came to the woman to the house; and they said, "Where are Ahimaaz and Jonathan?" The woman said to them, "They have gone over the brook of water." When they had sought and could not find them, they returned to Jerusalem.