Never miss a post

Theasaurus: Excavation

21 Bible Verses about Excavation

Most Relevant Verses

Genesis 21:30

And he said, For these seven ewe lambs shalt thou take of my hand that they may be a witness unto me that I have dug this well.

Genesis 26:15

For all the wells which his father's slaves had dug in the days of Abraham his father, the Philistines had stopped them and filled them with earth.

Numbers 21:18

The princes dug the well, the willing people dug it, and the lawgiver, with their staves. And from the wilderness they went to Mattanah.

Genesis 26:19

And Isaac's slaves dug in the valley and found there a well of living waters.

Genesis 26:21

And they opened another well and strove for that one also; and he called the name of it Sitnah.

Genesis 26:22

And he left there and opened another well; and for that one they did not strive and he called the name of it Rehoboth, and he said, For now the LORD has made room for us, and we shall be fruitful in the land.

Genesis 26:25

And he built an altar there and called upon the name of the LORD and pitched his tent there; and there Isaac's slaves opened a well.

Exodus 7:24

And in all Egypt they dug wells round about the river for water to drink, for they could not drink of the water of the river.

Isaiah 5:2

and he had fenced it and gathered out the stones thereof and planted it with the choicest vine and built a tower in the midst of it and also made a winepress therein; and he looked that it should bring forth grapes, and it brought forth wild grapes.

Ezekiel 8:8

Then said he unto me, Son of man, dig now in the wall; and when I had dug in the wall, behold a door.

Isaiah 51:1

Hearken to me, ye that follow after righteousness, ye that seek the LORD; look unto the rock from which ye are hewn and to the hole of the pit from which ye are dug.

Job 3:21

who long for death, but it comes not; and search for it more than for hid treasures;

Amos 9:2

Though they dig unto Sheol, from there shall my hand take them; though they climb up to heaven, from there I will bring them down;

Matthew 21:33

Hear another parable: There was a certain husband of a house who planted a vineyard and hedged it round about and dug a winepress in it and built a tower and let it out to husbandmen and went into a far country,

Mark 15:46

And he bought fine linen and took him down and wrapped him in the linen and laid him in a sepulchre which was hewn out of a rock and rolled a stone unto the door of the sepulchre.

Luke 16:3

Then the steward said within himself, What shall I do? for my lord takes the stewardship away from me; I cannot dig, and I am ashamed to beg.

Job 28:1

Surely there is a mine for the silver, and a place for gold where they refine it.

Job 28:3-11

He set a border unto the darkness, and unto every perfect work that he made, he placed a stone of darkness and shadow of death. The river breaks forth next to the inhabitant; even the waters forgotten of the foot, that were higher than man, are gone away. Land out of which bread comes forth, and underneath it shall be as if it were converted in more.
A place where its stones shall be sapphires; and it shall have dust of gold. A path which no fowl knows and which the vulture's eye has never seen; the young of the proud have not trodden it, nor has the fierce lion passed by it. He put his hand upon the flint and overturned the mountains from the root. He cut rivers out of the rocks; and his eye saw every precious thing. He detained the rivers in their source and caused that which was hid to be brought to light.

Job 28:10

He cut rivers out of the rocks; and his eye saw every precious thing.