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Theasaurus: Hunting

42 Bible Verses about Hunting

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Genesis 10:9

He was a mighty hunter before Jehovah; therefore it is said, As Nimrod, the mighty hunter before Jehovah!

Psalm 91:3

Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the destructive pestilence.

Genesis 25:27

And the boys grew, and Esau became a man skilled in hunting, a man of the field; and Jacob was a homely man, dwelling in tents.

Genesis 27:3

And now, I pray thee, take thy weapons, thy quiver and thy bow, and go out to the field and hunt me venison,

Genesis 49:9

Judah is a young lion; From the prey, my son, thou art gone up. He stoopeth, he layeth himself down as a lion, And as a lioness: who will rouse him up?

Leviticus 17:13

And every one of the children of Israel, and of the strangers who sojourn among them, that catcheth in the hunt a beast or fowl that may be eaten, he shall pour out the blood thereof, and cover it with earth;

1 Samuel 24:11

And see, my father, yes, see the skirt of thy robe in my hand. For in that I cut off the skirt of thy robe, and killed thee not, know and see that there is neither evil nor transgression in my hand, and I have not sinned against thee; yet thou liest in wait for my life to take it.

Psalm 124:7

Our soul is escaped as a bird out of the snare of the fowlers: the snare is broken, and we have escaped.

Job 38:39

Dost thou hunt the prey for the lioness, and dost thou satisfy the appetite of the young lions,

Numbers 23:24

Lo, the people will rise up as a lioness, and lift himself up as a lion. He shall not lie down until he have eaten the prey and drunk the blood of the slain.

Job 4:11

The old lion perisheth for lack of prey, and the whelps of the lioness are scattered.

Psalm 17:12

He is like a lion that is greedy of its prey, and as a young lion lurking in secret places.

Psalm 22:13

They gape upon me with their mouth, as a ravening and a roaring lion.

Psalm 104:21

The young lions roar after the prey, and to seek their food from God.

Isaiah 5:29

Their roaring is like a lioness, they roar as the young lions; yea, they growl, and snatch the prey, and carry it away safe, and there is none to deliver;

Ezekiel 19:6

And he went up and down among the lions; he became a young lion, and learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.

Ezekiel 22:25

There is a conspiracy of her prophets in the midst of her like a roaring lion ravening the prey; they devour souls; they take away treasure and precious things; they increase her widows in the midst of her;

Amos 3:4

Will a lion roar in the forest when he hath no prey? Will a young lion cry out of his den if he have taken nothing?

Nahum 2:12

The lion tore in pieces enough for his whelps, and strangled for his lionesses, and filled his holes with prey, and his dens with ravin.

Job 9:26

They pass by like skiffs of reed; as an eagle that swoops upon the prey.

Job 39:27-30

Doth the eagle mount up at thy command, and make his nest on high? He inhabiteth the rock and maketh his dwelling on the point of the cliff, and the fastness: From thence he spieth out the prey, his eyes look into the distance;read more.
And his young ones suck up blood; and where the slain are, there is he.

Amos 9:3

and though they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, I will search and take them out thence; and though they be hid from my sight in the bottom of the sea, there will I command the serpent, and it shall bite them;

Job 19:22

Why do ye persecute me as God, and are not satisfied with my flesh?

Jeremiah 16:16

Behold, I will send for many fishers, saith Jehovah, and they shall fish them; and afterwards will I send for many hunters, and they shall hunt them, from every mountain, and from every hill, and out of the holes of the rocks.

Ezekiel 12:13

And I will spread my net upon him, and he shall be taken in my snare; and I will bring him to Babylon to the land of the Chaldeans; but he shall not see it, and there shall he die.

Jeremiah 5:26

For among my people are found wicked men: they lay wait, as fowlers stoop down; they set a trap, they catch men.

Genesis 31:36

And Jacob was angry, and he disputed with Laban. And Jacob answered and said to Laban, What is my fault, what my sin, that thou hast so hotly pursued after me?

1 Samuel 23:23

And see, and ascertain all the lurking-places where he hides himself, and come ye again to me with sure information, that I may go with you; and it shall come to pass, if he be in the land, that I will search him out throughout the thousands of Judah.

1 Samuel 26:20

And now, let not my blood fall to the earth far from the face of Jehovah; for the king of Israel is come out to seek a single flea, as when they hunt a partridge on the mountains.

Job 18:8-10

For he is sent into the net by his own feet, and he walketh on the meshes; The gin taketh him by the heel, the snare layeth hold on him; A cord is hidden for him in the ground, and his trap in the way.

Psalm 119:110

The wicked have laid a snare for me; but I have not wandered from thy precepts.

Psalm 140:5

The proud have hidden a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the way-side; they have set traps for me. Selah.

Psalm 141:9

Keep me from the snare which they have laid for me, and from the traps of the workers of iniquity.

Proverbs 6:5

deliver thyself as a gazelle from the hand of the hunter, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler.

Isaiah 10:2

to turn away the poor from judgment, and to take away the right from the afflicted of my people; that widows may be their prey, and that they may rob the fatherless!

Isaiah 13:14

And it shall be as with a chased roe, and as with a flock that no man gathereth together; every one shall turn to his own people, and every one flee into his own land.

Isaiah 59:15

And truth faileth; and he that departeth from evil maketh himself a prey. And Jehovah saw it, and it was evil in his sight that there was no judgment.

Lamentations 3:52

They that are mine enemies without cause have chased me sore like a bird.

Micah 7:2

The godly man hath perished out of the land, and there is none upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood, they hunt every man his brother with a net.

Genesis 21:20

And God was with the lad, and he grew; and he dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.

Proverbs 12:27

The slothful roasteth not what he took in hunting; but man's precious substance is to the diligent.

From Thematic Bible


Hunting » Fowling

1 Samuel 26:20

And now, let not my blood fall to the earth far from the face of Jehovah; for the king of Israel is come out to seek a single flea, as when they hunt a partridge on the mountains.

Ecclesiastes 9:12

For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are taken with the snare, like them are the children of men snared in an evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them.

Proverbs 1:17

For in vain the net is spread in the sight of anything which hath wings.

Amos 3:5

Can a bird fall in a snare upon the earth when no gin is laid for him? Will the snare spring up from the earth when nothing at all hath been taken?

Psalm 140:5

The proud have hidden a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the way-side; they have set traps for me. Selah.

Hunting » By esau

Genesis 27:3

And now, I pray thee, take thy weapons, thy quiver and thy bow, and go out to the field and hunt me venison,

Genesis 27:30

And it came to pass when Isaac had ended blessing Jacob, and when Jacob was only just gone out from Isaac his father, that Esau his brother came from his hunting.

Genesis 27:5

And Rebecca heard when Isaac spoke to Esau his son. And Esau went to the field to hunt venison, to bring it.

Genesis 27:33

Then Isaac trembled with exceeding great trembling, and said, Who was he, then, that hunted venison and brought it to me? And I have eaten of all before thou camest, and have blessed him; also blessed he shall be.

Hunting » Of lion

Job 10:16

And it increaseth: thou huntest me as a fierce lion; and ever again thou shewest thy marvellous power upon me.

Hunting » Figurative

Jeremiah 16:16

Behold, I will send for many fishers, saith Jehovah, and they shall fish them; and afterwards will I send for many hunters, and they shall hunt them, from every mountain, and from every hill, and out of the holes of the rocks.

Hunting » Authorized in the mosaic law

Leviticus 17:13

And every one of the children of Israel, and of the strangers who sojourn among them, that catcheth in the hunt a beast or fowl that may be eaten, he shall pour out the blood thereof, and cover it with earth;

Hunting » By ishmael

Genesis 21:20

And God was with the lad, and he grew; and he dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.

Hunting » By nimrod

Genesis 10:9

He was a mighty hunter before Jehovah; therefore it is said, As Nimrod, the mighty hunter before Jehovah!