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Theasaurus: Hunting

42 Bible Verses about Hunting

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Genesis 10:9

He was a powerful hunter in the sight of the Lord. That is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a powerful hunter in the sight of the Lord."

Psalm 91:3

He Himself will deliver you from the hunter's net, from the destructive plague.

Genesis 25:27

When the boys grew up, Esau became an expert hunter, an outdoorsman, but Jacob was a quiet man who stayed at home.

Genesis 27:3

Take your [hunting] gear, your quiver and bow, and go out in the field to hunt some game for me.

Genesis 49:9

Judah is a young lion- my son, you return from the kill- he crouches; he lies down like a lion and like a lioness-who wants to rouse him?

Leviticus 17:13

"Any Israelite or foreigner living among them, who hunts down a wild animal or bird that may be eaten must drain its blood and cover it with dirt.

1 Samuel 24:11

See, my father! Look at the corner of your robe in my hand, for I cut it off, but I didn't kill you. Look and recognize that there is no evil or rebellion in me. I haven't sinned against you even though you are hunting me down to take my life.

Psalm 124:7

We have escaped like a bird from the hunter's net; the net is torn, and we have escaped.

Job 38:39

Can you hunt prey for a lioness or satisfy the appetite of young lions

Numbers 23:24

A people rise up like a lioness; They rouse themselves like a lion. They will not lie down until they devour the prey and drink the blood of the slain.

Job 4:11

The strong lion dies if [it catches] no prey, and the cubs of the lioness are scattered.

Psalm 17:12

They are like a lion eager to tear, like a young lion lurking in ambush.

Psalm 104:21

The young lions roar for their prey and seek their food from God.

Isaiah 5:29

Their roaring is like a lion's; they roar like young lions; they growl and seize their prey and carry [it] off, and no one can rescue [it].

Ezekiel 19:6

He prowled among the lions, and he became a young lion. After he learned to tear prey, he devoured people.

Ezekiel 22:25

The conspiracy of her prophets within her is like a roaring lion tearing [its] prey: they devour people, seize wealth and valuables, and multiply the widows within her.

Amos 3:4

Does a lion roar in the forest when it has no prey? Does a young lion growl from its lair unless it has captured [something]?

Nahum 2:12

The lion mauled whatever its cubs needed and strangled [prey] for its lionesses. It filled up its dens with the kill, and its lairs with mauled prey.

Job 9:26

They sweep by like boats made of papyrus, like an eagle swooping down on [its] prey.

Job 39:27-30

Does the eagle soar at your command and make its nest on high? It lives on a cliff where it spends the night; its stronghold is on a rocky crag. From there it searches for prey; its eyes penetrate the distance.read more.
Its brood gulps down blood, and wherever corpses lie, it is there.

Amos 9:3

If they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, from there I will track them down and seize them; if they conceal themselves from My sight on the sea floor, from there I will command the [sea] serpent to bite them.

Job 19:22

Why do you persecute me as God [does]? Will you never get enough of my flesh?

Jeremiah 16:16

"I am about to send for many fishermen"-the Lord's declaration-"and they will fish for them. Then I will send for many hunters, and they will hunt them down on every mountain and hill and out of the clefts of the rocks,

Ezekiel 12:13

But I will spread My net over him, and he will be caught in My snare. I will bring him to Babylon, the land of the Chaldeans, yet he will not see it, and he will die there.

Jeremiah 5:26

for wicked men live among My people. They watch like fowlers lying in wait. They set a trap; they catch men.

Genesis 31:36

Then Jacob became incensed and brought charges against Laban. "What is my crime?" he said to Laban. "What is my sin, that you have pursued me?

1 Samuel 23:23

Look and find out all the places where he hides. Then come back to me with accurate information, and I'll go with you. If it turns out he really is in the region, I'll search for him among all the clans of Judah."

1 Samuel 26:20

So don't let my blood fall to the ground far from the Lord's presence, for the king of Israel has come out to search for a flea, like one who pursues a partridge in the mountains."

Job 18:8-10

For his own feet lead him into a net, and he strays into its mesh. A trap catches [him] by the heel; a noose seizes him. A rope lies hidden for him on the ground, and a snare [waits] for him along the path.

Psalm 119:110

The wicked have set a trap for me, but I have not wandered from Your precepts.

Psalm 140:5

The proud hide a trap with ropes for me; they spread a net along the path and set snares for me. Selah

Psalm 141:9

Protect me from the trap they have set for me, and from the snares of evildoers.

Proverbs 6:5

Escape like a gazelle from a hunter, like a bird from a fowler's trap.

Isaiah 10:2

to keep the poor from getting a fair trial and to deprive the afflicted among my people of justice, so that widows can be their spoil and they can plunder the fatherless.

Isaiah 13:14

Like wandering gazelles and like sheep without a shepherd, each one will turn to his own people, each one will flee to his own land.

Isaiah 59:15

Truth is missing, and whoever turns from evil is plundered. The Lord saw that there was no justice, and He was offended.

Lamentations 3:52

For no [apparent] reason, my enemies hunted me like a bird.

Micah 7:2

Godly people have vanished from the land; there is no one upright among the people. All of them wait in ambush to shed blood; they hunt each other with a net.

Genesis 21:20

God was with the boy, and he grew; he settled in the wilderness and became an archer.

From Thematic Bible


Hunting » Fowling

1 Samuel 26:20

So don't let my blood fall to the ground far from the Lord's presence, for the king of Israel has come out to search for a flea, like one who pursues a partridge in the mountains."

Proverbs 1:17

It is foolish to spread a net where any bird can see it,

Amos 3:5

Does a bird land in a trap on the ground if there is no bait for it? Does a trap spring from the ground when it has caught nothing?

Psalm 140:5

The proud hide a trap with ropes for me; they spread a net along the path and set snares for me. Selah

Hunting » By esau

Genesis 27:3

Take your [hunting] gear, your quiver and bow, and go out in the field to hunt some game for me.

Genesis 27:30

As soon as Isaac had finished blessing Jacob and Jacob had left the presence of his father Isaac, his brother Esau arrived from the hunt.

Genesis 27:5

Now Rebekah was listening to what Isaac said to his son Esau. So while Esau went to the field to hunt some game to bring in,

Genesis 27:33

Isaac began to tremble uncontrollably. "Who was it then," he said, "who hunted game and brought it to me? I ate it all before you came in, and I blessed him. Indeed, he will be blessed!"

Hunting » Of lion

Job 10:16

If I am proud, You hunt me like a lion and again display Your miraculous power against me.

Hunting » Figurative

Jeremiah 16:16

"I am about to send for many fishermen"-the Lord's declaration-"and they will fish for them. Then I will send for many hunters, and they will hunt them down on every mountain and hill and out of the clefts of the rocks,

Hunting » Authorized in the mosaic law

Leviticus 17:13

"Any Israelite or foreigner living among them, who hunts down a wild animal or bird that may be eaten must drain its blood and cover it with dirt.

Hunting » By ishmael

Genesis 21:20

God was with the boy, and he grew; he settled in the wilderness and became an archer.

Hunting » By nimrod

Genesis 10:9

He was a powerful hunter in the sight of the Lord. That is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a powerful hunter in the sight of the Lord."

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