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45 Bible Verses about Grass

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Psalm 103:15-18

As for man, his days are like grass- he blooms like a flower of the field; when the wind passes over it, it vanishes, and its place is no longer known. But from eternity to eternity the Lord's faithful love is toward those who fear Him, and His righteousness toward the grandchildrenread more.
of those who keep His covenant, who remember to observe His instructions.

1 Peter 1:24-25

For All flesh is like grass, and all its glory like a flower of the grass. The grass withers, and the flower drops off, but the word of the Lord endures forever. And this is the word that was preached as the gospel to you.

1 Kings 18:5

Ahab said to Obadiah, "Go throughout the land to every spring of water and to every wadi. Perhaps we'll find grass so we can keep the horses and mules alive and not have to destroy any cattle."

Numbers 22:4

So the Moabites said to the elders of Midian, "This horde will devour everything around us like an ox eats up the green plants in the field." Since Balak son of Zippor was Moab's king at that time,

Deuteronomy 11:15

I will provide grass in your fields for your livestock. You will eat and be satisfied.

Job 6:5

Does a wild donkey bray over fresh grass or an ox low over its fodder?

Job 40:15

Look at Behemoth, which I made along with you. He eats grass like an ox.

Psalm 104:14

He causes grass to grow for the livestock and [provides] crops for man to cultivate, producing food from the earth,

Psalm 106:20

They exchanged their glory for the image of a grass-eating ox.

Jeremiah 14:5

Even the doe in the field gives birth and abandons [her fawn] since there is no grass.

Daniel 4:25

You will be driven away from people to live with the wild animals. You will feed on grass like cattle and be drenched with dew from the sky for seven periods of time, until you acknowledge that the Most High is ruler over the kingdom of men, and He gives it to anyone He wants.

Daniel 5:21

He was driven away from people, his mind was like an animal's, he lived with the wild donkeys, he was fed grass like cattle, and his body was drenched with dew from the sky until he acknowledged that the Most High God is ruler over the kingdom of men and sets anyone He wants over it.

Job 38:25-27

Who cuts a channel for the flooding rain or clears the way for lightning, to bring rain on an uninhabited land, [on] a desert with no human life, to satisfy the parched wasteland and cause the grass to sprout?

Deuteronomy 32:2

Let my teaching fall like rain and my word settle like dew, like gentle rain on new grass and showers on tender plants.

2 Samuel 23:4

is like the morning light when the sun rises on a cloudless morning, the glisten of rain on sprouting grass."

Proverbs 19:12

A king's rage is like a lion's roar, but his favor is like dew on the grass.

Micah 5:7

Then the remnant of Jacob will be among many peoples like dew from the Lord, like showers on the grass, which do not wait for anyone or linger for mankind.

Isaiah 44:3-4

For I will pour water on the thirsty land, and streams on the dry ground; I will pour out My Spirit on your descendants and My blessing on your offspring. They will sprout among the grass like poplars by the streambeds.

Job 5:25

You will also know that your offspring will be many and your descendants like the grass of the earth.

Psalm 72:16

May there be plenty of grain in the land; may it wave on the tops of the mountains. May its crops be like Lebanon. May people flourish in the cities like the grass of the field.

Isaiah 35:7

the parched ground will become a pool of water, and the thirsty land springs of water. In the haunt of jackals, in their lairs, there will be grass, reeds, and papyrus.

Isaiah 66:14

You will see, you will rejoice, and you will flourish like grass; then the Lord's power will be revealed to His servants, but He will show His wrath against His enemies.

Isaiah 15:6

The waters of Nimrim are desolate; the grass is withered, the foliage is gone, and the vegetation has vanished.

Isaiah 5:24

Therefore, as a tongue of fire consumes straw and as dry grass shrivels in the flame, so their roots will become like something rotten and their blossoms will blow away like dust, for they have rejected the instruction of the Lord of Hosts, and they have despised the word of the Holy One of Israel.

Jeremiah 12:4

How long will the land mourn and the grass of every field wither? Because of the evil of its residents, animals and birds have been swept away, for [the people] have said, "He cannot see what our end will be."

Revelation 8:7

The first [angel] blew his trumpet, and hail and fire, mixed with blood, were hurled to the earth. So a third of the earth was burned up, a third of the trees were burned up, and all the green grass was burned up.

Psalm 129:6

Let them be like grass on the rooftops, which withers before it grows up

Isaiah 37:27

Their inhabitants have become powerless, dismayed, and ashamed. They are plants of the field, tender grass, grass on the rooftops, blasted by the east wind.

Matthew 6:28-34

And why do you worry about clothes? Learn how the wildflowers of the field grow: they don't labor or spin thread. Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his splendor was adorned like one of these! If that's how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today and thrown into the furnace tomorrow, won't He do much more for you-you of little faith?read more.
So don't worry, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear?' For the idolaters eagerly seek all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things will be provided for you. Therefore don't worry about tomorrow, because tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.

Luke 12:27-31

"Consider how the wildflowers grow: they don't labor or spin thread. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was adorned like one of these! If that's how God clothes the grass, which is in the field today and is thrown into the furnace tomorrow, how much more will He do for you-you of little faith? Don't keep striving for what you should eat and what you should drink, and don't be anxious.read more.
For the Gentile world eagerly seeks all these things, and your Father knows that you need them. "But seek His kingdom, and these things will be provided for you.

Isaiah 40:6-8

A voice was saying, "Cry out!" Another said, "What should I cry out?" "All humanity is grass, and all its goodness is like the flower of the field. The grass withers, the flowers fade when the breath of the Lord blows on them; indeed, the people are grass. The grass withers, the flowers fade, but the word of our God remains forever."

2 Kings 19:25-26

Have you not heard? I designed it long ago; I planned it in days gone by. I have now brought it to pass, and you have crushed fortified cities into piles of rubble. Their inhabitants have become powerless, dismayed, and ashamed. They are plants of the field, tender grass, grass on the rooftops, blasted by the east wind.

Job 8:11-13

Does papyrus grow where there is no marsh? Do reeds flourish without water? While still uncut shoots, they would dry up quicker than any [other] plant. Such is the destiny of all who forget God; the hope of the godless will perish.

Psalm 37:1-2

Do not be agitated by evildoers; do not envy those who do wrong. For they wither quickly like grass and wilt like tender green plants.

Psalm 90:5

You end their life; they sleep. They are like grass that grows in the morning-

Psalm 103:13-19

As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear Him. For He knows what we are made of, remembering that we are dust. As for man, his days are like grass- he blooms like a flower of the field;read more.
when the wind passes over it, it vanishes, and its place is no longer known. But from eternity to eternity the Lord's faithful love is toward those who fear Him, and His righteousness toward the grandchildren of those who keep His covenant, who remember to observe His instructions. The Lord has established His throne in heaven, and His kingdom rules over all.

Isaiah 51:12

I-I am the One who comforts you. Who are you that you should fear man who dies, or a son of man who is given up like grass?

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Brooks » Borders of, favorable to » Grass

1 Kings 18:5

Ahab said to Obadiah, "Go throughout the land to every spring of water and to every wadi. Perhaps we'll find grass so we can keep the horses and mules alive and not have to destroy any cattle."

Grass » Illustrative » Of shortness and uncertainty of life

Psalm 90:5

You end their life; they sleep. They are like grass that grows in the morning-

Isaiah 40:6-7

A voice was saying, "Cry out!" Another said, "What should I cry out?" "All humanity is grass, and all its goodness is like the flower of the field. The grass withers, the flowers fade when the breath of the Lord blows on them; indeed, the people are grass.

Grass » Figurative

Isaiah 40:6

A voice was saying, "Cry out!" Another said, "What should I cry out?" "All humanity is grass, and all its goodness is like the flower of the field.

James 1:10-11

but the one who is rich [should boast] in his humiliation, because he will pass away like a flower of the field. For the sun rises with its scorching heat and dries up the grass; its flower falls off, and its beautiful appearance is destroyed. In the same way, the rich man will wither away while pursuing his activities.

Psalm 90:5-6

You end their life; they sleep. They are like grass that grows in the morning- in the morning it sprouts and grows; by evening it withers and dries up.

Grass » Refreshed by rain and dew

Proverbs 19:12

A king's rage is like a lion's roar, but his favor is like dew on the grass.

Deuteronomy 32:2

Let my teaching fall like rain and my word settle like dew, like gentle rain on new grass and showers on tender plants.

Grass » Illustrative » (on tops of houses,) of the wicked

2 Kings 19:26

Their inhabitants have become powerless, dismayed, and ashamed. They are plants of the field, tender grass, grass on the rooftops, blasted by the east wind.

Isaiah 37:27

Their inhabitants have become powerless, dismayed, and ashamed. They are plants of the field, tender grass, grass on the rooftops, blasted by the east wind.

Grass » Destroyed by » Drought

1 Kings 17:1

Now Elijah the Tishbite, from the Gilead settlers, said to Ahab, "As the Lord God of Israel lives, I stand before Him, and there will be no dew or rain during these years except by my command!"

1 Kings 18:5

Ahab said to Obadiah, "Go throughout the land to every spring of water and to every wadi. Perhaps we'll find grass so we can keep the horses and mules alive and not have to destroy any cattle."

Grass » God » Causes to grow

Psalm 104:14

He causes grass to grow for the livestock and [provides] crops for man to cultivate, producing food from the earth,

Grass » Cattle fed upon

Job 6:5

Does a wild donkey bray over fresh grass or an ox low over its fodder?

Jeremiah 50:11

Because you rejoice, because you sing in triumph- you who plundered My inheritance- because you frolic like a young cow treading grain and neigh like stallions,

Grass » Illustrative » (refreshed by dew and showers,) of the saints refreshed by grace

Psalm 72:6

May he be like rain that falls on the cut grass, like spring showers that water the earth.

Micah 5:7

Then the remnant of Jacob will be among many peoples like dew from the Lord, like showers on the grass, which do not wait for anyone or linger for mankind.

Grass » God » The giver of

Deuteronomy 11:15

I will provide grass in your fields for your livestock. You will eat and be satisfied.

Grass » God's care of

Luke 12:28

If that's how God clothes the grass, which is in the field today and is thrown into the furnace tomorrow, how much more will He do for you-you of little faith?

Grass » God » Originally created

Genesis 1:11-12

Then God said, "Let the earth produce vegetation: seed-bearing plants, and fruit trees on the earth bearing fruit with seed in it, according to their kinds." And it was so. The earth brought forth vegetation: seed-bearing plants according to their kinds and trees bearing fruit with seed in it, according to their kinds. And God saw that it was good.

Grass » Sufferings of cattle from failure of, described

Jeremiah 14:5-6

Even the doe in the field gives birth and abandons [her fawn] since there is no grass. Wild donkeys stand on the barren heights panting for air like jackals. Their eyes fail because there are no green plants.

Grass » Destroyed by » Hail and lightning

Revelation 8:7

The first [angel] blew his trumpet, and hail and fire, mixed with blood, were hurled to the earth. So a third of the earth was burned up, a third of the trees were burned up, and all the green grass was burned up.

Grass » Destroyed by » Locusts

Revelation 9:4

They were told not to harm the grass of the earth, or any green plant, or any tree, but only people who do not have God's seal on their foreheads.

Grass » Called » Grass of the earth

Revelation 9:4

They were told not to harm the grass of the earth, or any green plant, or any tree, but only people who do not have God's seal on their foreheads.

Grass » When young, soft and tender

Proverbs 27:25

When hay is removed and new growth appears and the grain from the hills is gathered in,

Grass » Springs out of the earth

2 Samuel 23:4

is like the morning light when the sun rises on a cloudless morning, the glisten of rain on sprouting grass."

Grass » Failure of, a great calamity

Isaiah 15:5-6

My heart cries out over Moab, whose fugitives [flee] as far as Zoar, to Eglath-shelishiyah; they go up the slope of Luhith weeping; they raise a cry of destruction on the road to Horonaim. The waters of Nimrim are desolate; the grass is withered, the foliage is gone, and the vegetation has vanished.

Grass » Called » Grass of the field

Numbers 22:4

So the Moabites said to the elders of Midian, "This horde will devour everything around us like an ox eats up the green plants in the field." Since Balak son of Zippor was Moab's king at that time,

Grass » God » Adorns and clothes

Grass » Ovens often heated with

Grass » Often grew on the tops of houses

Psalm 129:6

Let them be like grass on the rooftops, which withers before it grows up

Grass » Illustrative » Of prosperity of the wicked

Grass » A green herb

Mark 6:39

Then He instructed them to have all the people sit down in groups on the green grass.

Grass » On roofs of houses

Psalm 129:6

Let them be like grass on the rooftops, which withers before it grows up

Grass » Created on the third creative day

Genesis 1:11

Then God said, "Let the earth produce vegetation: seed-bearing plants, and fruit trees on the earth bearing fruit with seed in it, according to their kinds." And it was so.

Grass » Mown

Psalm 72:6

May he be like rain that falls on the cut grass, like spring showers that water the earth.

Herbs » Mentioned in scripture » Grass

Numbers 22:4

So the Moabites said to the elders of Midian, "This horde will devour everything around us like an ox eats up the green plants in the field." Since Balak son of Zippor was Moab's king at that time,

natural Life » Is compared to » Grass

Man » Compared to » Grass

Isaiah 40:6-8

A voice was saying, "Cry out!" Another said, "What should I cry out?" "All humanity is grass, and all its goodness is like the flower of the field. The grass withers, the flowers fade when the breath of the Lord blows on them; indeed, the people are grass. The grass withers, the flowers fade, but the word of our God remains forever."

Wicked people » Compared with » Grass

Wicked, the, are compared to » Grass

Topics on Grass

Grass Withered

23;40;8

The grass withers, the flowers fade, but the word of our God remains forever."

Like Grass

23;40;6-8

A voice was saying, "Cry out!" Another said, "What should I cry out?" "All humanity is grass, and all its goodness is like the flower of the field.

Man As Grass

60;1;24

For All flesh is like grass, and all its glory like a flower of the grass. The grass withers, and the flower drops off,

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