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Theasaurus: Compasses

20 Bible Verses about Compasses

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Jeremiah 31:22

How long will you turn here and there,
faithless daughter?
For the Lord creates something new in the land—
a female will shelter a man.

Acts 28:13

From there, after making a circuit along the coast, we reached Rhegium. After one day a south wind sprang up, and the second day we came to Puteoli.

Genesis 13:14

After Lot had separated from him, the Lord said to Abram, “Look from the place where you are. Look north and south, east and west,

Acts 27:12

Since the harbor was unsuitable to winter in, the majority decided to set sail from there, hoping somehow to reach Phoenix, a harbor on Crete open to the southwest and northwest, and to winter there.

Job 23:8-9

If I go east, He is not there,
and if I go west, I cannot perceive Him. When He is at work to the north, I cannot see Him;
when He turns south, I cannot find Him.

Psalm 89:12

North and south—You created them.
Tabor and Hermon shout for joy at Your name.

Ecclesiastes 1:6

Gusting to the south,
turning to the north,
turning, turning, goes the wind,
and the wind returns in its cycles.

Ecclesiastes 10:15

The struggles of fools weary them,
for they don’t know how to go to the city.

Ecclesiastes 11:3

If the clouds are full, they will pour out rain on the earth;
whether a tree falls to the south or the north,
the place where the tree falls, there it will lie.

Isaiah 49:12

See, these will come from far away,
from the north and from the west,
and from the land of Sinim.

Jeremiah 1:11-16

Then the word of the Lord came to me, asking, “What do you see, Jeremiah?”I replied, “I see a branch of an almond tree.” The Lord said to me, “You have seen correctly, for I watch over My word to accomplish it.” Again the word of the Lord came to me inquiring, “What do you see?”And I replied, “I see a boiling pot, its lip tilted from the north to the south.”read more.
Then the Lord said to me, “Disaster will be poured out from the north on all who live in the land. Indeed, I am about to summon all the clans and kingdoms of the north.”This is the Lord’s declaration. They will come, and each king will set up his throne
at the entrance to Jerusalem’s gates.
They will attack all her surrounding walls
and all the other cities of Judah. “I will pronounce My judgments against them for all the evil they did when they abandoned Me to burn incense to other gods and to worship the works of their own hands.

Ezekiel 1:4

I looked and there was a whirlwind coming from the north, a great cloud with fire flashing back and forth and brilliant light all around it. In the center of the fire, there was a gleam like amber.

Ezekiel 7:2-3

“Son of man, this is what the Lord God says to the land of Israel:An end! The end has come
on the four corners of the land. The end is now upon you;
I will send My anger against you
and judge you according to your ways.
I will punish you for all your detestable practices.

Ezekiel 8:5

The Lord said to me, “Son of man, look toward the north.” I looked to the north, and there was this offensive statue north of the altar gate, at the entrance.

Ezekiel 11:1

The Spirit then lifted me up and brought me to the eastern gate of the Lord’s house, which faces east, and at the gate’s entrance were 25 men. Among them I saw Jaazaniah son of Azzur, and Pelatiah son of Benaiah, leaders of the people.

Daniel 8:8

Then the male goat became very great, but when he became powerful, the large horn was shattered. Four conspicuous horns came up in its place, pointing toward the four winds of heaven.

Revelation 21:13

There were three gates on the east, three gates on the north, three gates on the south, and three gates on the west.

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Compasses » Carpenters

Isaiah 44:13

The woodworker stretches out a measuring line,
he outlines it with a stylus;
he shapes it with chisels
and outlines it with a compass.
He makes it according to a human likeness,
like a beautiful person,
to dwell in a temple.

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