41 Bible Verses about

Eyes

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Matthew 6:22

"The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eye is good, your whole body will be full of light.

Matthew 7:3

Why do you look at the speck in your brother's eye but don't notice the log in your own eye?

Luke 11:34

Your eye is the lamp of the body. When your eye is good, your whole body is also full of light. But when it is bad, your body is also full of darkness.

Matthew 7:5

Hypocrite! First take the log out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to take the speck out of your brother's eye.

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Evil Eyes

Mark 7:21-23

For from within, out of people's hearts, come evil thoughts, sexual immoralities, thefts, murders,

Eyes Cared For

Ezekiel 23:40

"In addition, they sent for men who came from far away when a messenger was dispatched to them. And look how they came! You bathed, painted your eyes, and adorned yourself with jewelry for them.

Eyes Harmed

Zechariah 2:8

For the Lord of Hosts says this: "He has sent Me for [His] glory against the nations who are plundering you, for anyone who touches you touches the pupil of His eye.

Eyes, Affected By

Genesis 27:1

When Isaac was old and his eyes were so weak that he could not see, he called his older son Esau and said to him, "My son." And he answered, "Here I am."

Eyes, Figurative Use

Numbers 24:3

and he proclaimed his poem: The oracle of Balaam son of Beor, the oracle of the man whose eyes are opened,

Eyes, Guarded

Psalm 119:37

Turn my eyes from looking at what is worthless; give me life in Your ways.

Eyes, Used In Prophecies

Job 19:25-27

But I know my living Redeemer, and He will stand on the dust at last.

More Verses on Eyes

Deuteronomy 19:21

You must not show pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, and foot for foot.

Luke 6:42

Or how can you say to your brother, 'Brother, let me take out the speck that is in your eye,' when you yourself don't see the log in your eye? Hypocrite! First take the log out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to take out the speck in your brother's eye.

Matthew 6:23

But if your eye is bad, your whole body will be full of darkness. So if the light within you is darkness-how deep is that darkness!

Luke 6:41

"Why do you look at the speck in your brother's eye, but don't notice the log in your own eye?

2 Chronicles 16:9

For the eyes of the Lord range throughout the earth to show Himself strong for those whose hearts are completely His. You have been foolish in this matter, for from now on, you will have wars."

1 Corinthians 12:21

So the eye cannot say to the hand, "I don't need you!" nor again the head to the feet, "I don't need you!"

Matthew 5:29

If your right eye causes you to sin, gouge it out and throw it away. For it is better that you lose one of the parts of your body than for your whole body to be thrown into hell.

Matthew 18:9

And if your eye causes your downfall, gouge it out and throw it away. It is better for you to enter life with one eye, rather than to have two eyes and be thrown into hellfire!

2 Kings 6:17

Then Elisha prayed, "Lord, please open his eyes and let him see." So the Lord opened the servant's eyes. He looked and saw that the mountain was covered with horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha.

Zechariah 2:8

For the Lord of Hosts says this: "He has sent Me for [His] glory against the nations who are plundering you, for anyone who touches you touches the pupil of His eye.

Matthew 13:16

"But your eyes are blessed because they do see, and your ears because they do hear!

Isaiah 44:18

Such people do not comprehend and cannot understand, for He has shut their eyes so they cannot see, and their minds so they cannot understand.

1 Corinthians 15:52

in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised incorruptible, and we will be changed.

Revelation 4:8

Each of the four living creatures had six wings; they were covered with eyes around and inside. Day and night they never stop, saying: Holy, holy, holy, Lord God, the Almighty, who was, who is, and who is coming.

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Eyes » The jewish women often painted

Jeremiah 4:30

And you devastated one, what are you doing that you dress yourself in scarlet, that you adorn yourself with gold jewelry, that you enlarge your eyes with paint? You beautify yourself for nothing. Your lovers reject you; they want to take your life.

Ezekiel 23:40

"In addition, they sent for men who came from far away when a messenger was dispatched to them. And look how they came! You bathed, painted your eyes, and adorned yourself with jewelry for them.

2 Kings 9:30

When Jehu came to Jezreel, Jezebel heard about it, so she painted her eyes, adorned her head, and looked down from the window.

Eyes » Often put out as a punishment

2 Kings 25:7

They slaughtered Zedekiah's sons before his eyes. Finally, the king of Babylon blinded Zedekiah, bound him in bronze [chains], and took him to Babylon.

Judges 16:21

The Philistines seized him and gouged out his eyes. They brought him down to Gaza and bound him with bronze shackles, and he was forced to grind grain in the prison.

1 Samuel 11:2

Nahash the Ammonite replied, "I'll make one with you on this condition: that I gouge out everyone's right eye and humiliate all Israel."

Eyes » Actions of mentioned in scripture » Weeping

Psalm 88:9

My eyes are worn out from crying. Lord, I cry out to You all day long; I spread out my hands to You.

Job 16:20

My friends scoff at me as I weep before God.

Lamentations 1:16

I weep because of these things; my eyes flow with tears. For there is no one nearby to comfort [me], no one to keep me alive. My children are desolate because the enemy has prevailed.

Eyes » Not satisfied with seeing

Ecclesiastes 1:8

All things are wearisome; man is unable to speak. The eye is not satisfied by seeing or the ear filled with hearing.

Proverbs 27:20

Sheol and Abaddon are never satisfied, and people's eyes are never satisfied.

Eyes » Made red by wine

Genesis 49:12

His eyes are darker than wine, and his teeth are whiter than milk.

Proverbs 23:29

Who has woe? Who has sorrow? Who has conflicts? Who has complaints? Who has wounds for no reason? Who has red eyes?

Eyes » Illustrative » (open,) of spiritual illumination

Psalm 119:37

Turn my eyes from looking at what is worthless; give me life in Your ways.

Eyes » The jews » Wore their phylacteries between

Matthew 23:5

They do everything to be observed by others: They enlarge their phylacteries and lengthen their tassels.

Exodus 13:16

So let it be a sign on your hand and a symbol on your forehead, for the Lord brought us out of Egypt by the strength of His hand."

Eyes » Punishment for injuring

Exodus 21:24

eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Exodus 21:26

"When a man strikes the eye of his male or female slave and destroys it, he must let the slave go free in compensation for his eye.

Eyes » Grows dim by age

Genesis 27:1

When Isaac was old and his eyes were so weak that he could not see, he called his older son Esau and said to him, "My son." And he answered, "Here I am."

1 Samuel 3:2

One day Eli, whose eyesight was failing, was lying in his room.

Eyes » Actions of mentioned in scripture » Directing

Numbers 10:31

"Please don't leave us," Moses said, "since you know where we should camp in the wilderness, and you can serve as our eyes.

Eyes » God » Opens

2 Kings 6:17

Then Elisha prayed, "Lord, please open his eyes and let him see." So the Lord opened the servant's eyes. He looked and saw that the mountain was covered with horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha.

Psalm 146:8

The Lord opens [the eyes of] the blind. The Lord raises up those who are oppressed. The Lord loves the righteous.

Eyes » The jews » Raised up, in prayer

Psalm 121:1

I raise my eyes toward the mountains. Where will my help come from?

Psalm 123:1

I lift my eyes to You, the One enthroned in heaven.

Eyes » A guard to be set on

Proverbs 23:31

Don't gaze at wine when it is red, when it gleams in the cup and goes down smoothly.

Eyes » The light of the body

Luke 11:34

Your eye is the lamp of the body. When your eye is good, your whole body is also full of light. But when it is bad, your body is also full of darkness.

Matthew 6:22

"The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eye is good, your whole body will be full of light.

Eyes » Consumed by grief

Psalm 6:7

My eyes are swollen from grief; they grow old because of all my enemies.

Psalm 31:9

Be gracious to me, Lord, because I am in distress; my eyes are worn out from angry sorrow- my whole being as well.

Eyes » God » Enlightens

Psalm 13:3

Consider me and answer, Lord, my God. Restore brightness to my eyes; otherwise, I will sleep in death,

Ezra 9:8

But now, for a brief moment, grace has come from the Lord our God to preserve a remnant for us and give us a stake in His holy place. Even in our slavery, God has given us new life and light to our eyes.

Eyes » Actions of mentioned in scripture » Seeing

Job 7:8

The eye of anyone who looks on me will no longer see me. Your eyes will look for me, but I will be gone.

Job 28:10

He cuts out channels in the rocks, and his eyes spot every treasure.

Eyes » Parts of, mentioned in scripture » The apple or ball

Deuteronomy 32:10

He found him in a desolate land, in a barren, howling wilderness; He surrounded him, cared for him, and guarded him as the pupil of His eye.

Eyes » The jews » Not to make baldness between

Eyes » Not satisfied with riches

Ecclesiastes 4:8

There is a person without a companion, without even a son or brother, and though there is no end to all his struggles, his eyes are still not content with riches. "So who am I struggling for," [he asks,] "and depriving myself from good?" This too is futile and a miserable task.

Eyes » Illustrative » (anointing with eyesalve,) of healing by the spirit

Eyes » Illustrative » Of the mind

Matthew 6:22-23

"The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eye is good, your whole body will be full of light. But if your eye is bad, your whole body will be full of darkness. So if the light within you is darkness-how deep is that darkness!

Eyes » Consumed by sickness

Leviticus 26:16

then I will do this to you: I will bring terror on you-wasting disease and fever that will cause your eyes to fail and your life to ebb away. You will sow your seed in vain because your enemies will eat it.

Eyes » Sometimes blemished

Leviticus 21:20

or who is a hunchback or a dwarf, or who has an eye defect, a festering rash, scabs, or a crushed testicle.

Eyes » Actions of mentioned in scripture » Winking

Proverbs 10:10

A sly wink of the eye causes grief, and foolish lips will be destroyed.

Eyes » Parts of, mentioned in scripture » The brow

Leviticus 14:9

He is to shave off all his hair [again] on the seventh day: his head, his beard, his eyebrows, and the rest of his hair. He is to wash his clothes and bathe himself with water; he is clean.

Eyes » God » Made

Eyes » The light of, rejoices the heart

Eyes » Frequently fair

1 Samuel 16:12

So Jesse sent for him. He had beautiful eyes and a healthy, handsome appearance. Then the Lord said, "Anoint him, for he is the one."

Eyes » Sometimes tender

Genesis 29:17

Leah had delicate eyes, but Rachel was shapely and beautiful.

Eyes » Not evil thing to be set before

Psalm 101:3

I will not set anything godless before my eyes. I hate the doing of transgression; it will not cling to me.

Eyes » The jews » Cast, on the ground in humiliation

Luke 18:13

"But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even raise his eyes to heaven but kept striking his chest and saying, 'God, turn Your wrath from me -a sinner!'

Eyes » God » Formed

Psalm 94:9

Can the One who shaped the ear not hear, the One who formed the eye not see?

Eyes » Parts of, mentioned in scripture » The lid

Job 16:16

My face has grown red with weeping, and the shadow of death covers my eyes,

Eyes » Grows dim by sorrow

Job 17:7

My eyes have grown dim from grief, and my whole body has become but a shadow.



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