39 Bible Verses about bugs
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And they had tails like unto scorpions, and there were stings in their tails: and their power was to hurt men five months.
Dead flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savour: so doth a little folly him that is in reputation for wisdom and honour.
Whatsoever goeth upon the belly, and whatsoever goeth upon all four, or whatsoever hath more feet among all creeping things that creep upon the earth, them ye shall not eat; for they are an abomination.
He spake, and there came divers sorts of flies, and lice in all their coasts.
And the LORD did so; and there came a grievous swarm of flies into the house of Pharaoh, and into his servants' houses, and into all the land of Egypt: the land was corrupted by reason of the swarm of flies.
All fowls that creep, going upon all four, shall be an abomination unto you.
Else, if thou wilt not let my people go, behold, I will send swarms of flies upon thee, and upon thy servants, and upon thy people, and into thy houses: and the houses of the Egyptians shall be full of swarms of flies, and also the ground whereon they are.
I know all the fowls of the mountains: and the wild beasts of the field are mine.
All thy trees and fruit of thy land shall the locust consume.
And they had hair as the hair of women, and their teeth were as the teeth of lions.
And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your ground; neither shall your vine cast her fruit before the time in the field, saith the LORD of hosts.
And every creeping thing that flieth is unclean unto you: they shall not be eaten.
The spider taketh hold with her hands, and is in kings' palaces.
And to them it was given that they should not kill them, but that they should be tormented five months: and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion, when he striketh a man.
The ants are a people not strong, yet they prepare their meat in the summer;
Even these of them ye may eat; the locust after his kind, and the bald locust after his kind, and the beetle after his kind, and the grasshopper after his kind.
And the shapes of the locusts were like unto horses prepared unto battle; and on their heads were as it were crowns like gold, and their faces were as the faces of men.
Where their worm dieth not, and the fire is not quenched.
And they had breastplates, as it were breastplates of iron; and the sound of their wings was as the sound of chariots of many horses running to battle.
And immediately the angel of the Lord smote him, because he gave not God the glory: and he was eaten of worms, and gave up the ghost.
Beasts, and all cattle; creeping things, and flying fowl:
And there came out of the smoke locusts upon the earth: and unto them was given power, as the scorpions of the earth have power.
And God created great whales, and every living creature that moveth, which the waters brought forth abundantly, after their kind, and every winged fowl after his kind: and God saw that it was good.
And God made the beast of the earth after his kind, and cattle after their kind, and every thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind: and God saw that it was good.
He sent divers sorts of flies among them, which devoured them; and frogs, which destroyed them.
And the LORD God prepared a gourd, and made it to come up over Jonah, that it might be a shadow over his head, to deliver him from his grief. So Jonah was exceeding glad of the gourd.
And there we saw the giants, the sons of Anak, which come of the giants: and we were in our own sight as grasshoppers, and so we were in their sight.
But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean.
But when the Pharisees heard it, they said, This fellow doth not cast out devils, but by Beelzebub the prince of the devils.
The word of the LORD that came to Joel the son of Pethuel.
And I will send hornets before thee, which shall drive out the Hivite, the Canaanite, and the Hittite, from before thee.
But God prepared a worm when the morning rose the next day, and it smote the gourd that it withered.
Fear not, thou worm Jacob, and ye men of Israel; I will help thee, saith the LORD, and thy redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.
After whom is the king of Israel come out? after whom dost thou pursue? after a dead dog, after a flea.
Ye blind guides, which strain at a gnat, and swallow a camel.
Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise:
And the LORD did according to the word of Moses; and he removed the swarms of flies from Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his people; there remained not one.
And Moses stretched forth his rod over the land of Egypt, and the LORD brought an east wind upon the land all that day, and all that night; and when it was morning, the east wind brought the locusts.
And for these ye shall be unclean: whosoever toucheth the carcase of them shall be unclean until the even.