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Theasaurus: Hunting

42 Bible Verses about Hunting

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Genesis 10:9

He became a fearless hunter in defiance of the LORD. That is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a fearless hunter in defiance of the LORD."

Psalm 91:3

He will surely deliver you from the hunter's snare and from the destructive plague.

Genesis 25:27

As the boys were growing up, Esau became skilled at hunting and was a man of the outdoors, but Jacob was the quiet type who tended to stay indoors.

Genesis 27:3

so go find your weapons, take your bow and arrows, go outside, and hunt some game for me.

Genesis 49:9

Judah is a lion cub. My son, you have gone up from the prey. Crouching like a lion, he lies down, Like a lioness, who would dare rouse him?

Leviticus 17:13

"If a person from the house of Israel or a resident alien who lives among you has hunted live game or a bird that may be eaten, he is to extract its blood and cover it with soil,

1 Samuel 24:11

Looke, my father, look! The corner of your robe is in my hand. Indeed, by my cutting off the corner of your robe and not killing you, you may know and understand that I have no evil intent or transgression I haven't wronged you, even though you are hunting me to take my life.

Psalm 124:7

We have escaped like a bird from the hunter's trap. The trap has been broken, and we have escaped.

Job 38:39

"Can you hunt prey for the lioness to satisfy young lions

Numbers 23:24

Look! The people are like lions. Like the lion, he rises up! He does not lie down again until he has consumed his prey and drunk the blood of the slain."

Job 4:11

Full grown lions die when they cannot find prey; that's when the lion cubs are scattered.

Psalm 17:12

Like a lion they desire to rip us to pieces, like a young lion waiting in ambush.

Psalm 22:13

Their mouths are opened wide toward me, like roaring and attacking lions.

Psalm 104:21

Young lions roar for prey, seeking their food from God.

Isaiah 5:29

With a roar like a lion, they snarl, and like young lions, they growl; they seize their prey and then carry it off, with no one to rescue.

Ezekiel 19:6

He prowled around among the lions, became a strong, young lion, and learned to become a hunter-prowler to eat human beings.

Ezekiel 22:25

There's a conspiracy of prophets within her, and like a roaring lion tearing its prey, they've devoured people, and confiscated treasures, and taken precious things. They've added to the population of widows within her.

Amos 3:4

Will a lion roar in the forest without having found its prey? Will a young lion cry from its den without having caught anything?

Nahum 2:12

This lion renders its prey to pieces to feed its whelps, and strangles enough prey for its mate, filling its lairs with prey and its dens with rendered flesh.

Job 9:26

They pass by like a ship made of reeds, like an eagle swooping down on its prey.

Job 39:27-30

Does the eagle soar high at your command and build its nest on the highest crags? He dwells on the crags where he makes his home, there on the rocky crag is his stronghold. From there he searches for prey, and his eyes recognize it from a distance.read more.
His young ones feast on blood; he'll be found wherever there's a carcass."

Amos 9:3

Even if they hide at the top of Mount Carmel, from there I will search and seize them. Even if they hide from my sight in the depths of the sea, from there I will order the serpent to strike them.

Job 19:22

Why are you chasing me, as God has been doing? Aren't you satisfied that I'm sick?

Jeremiah 16:16

"I'm about to send many fishermen," declares the LORD, "and they'll catch them. Afterwards, I'll send for many hunters and they'll hunt for them on every mountain and hill and in the crevices of the rocks.

Ezekiel 12:13

But I'll throw my net over him. As a result, he'll be captured with my net, and with it I'll bring him to Babel, the land of the Chaldeans. He won't see it, though he'll die there.

Jeremiah 5:26

"Evil men are found among my people. They lie in wait like someone who traps birds. They set a trap, but they do so to catch people.

Genesis 31:36

Then Jacob got angry and started an argument with Laban. "What have I done?" he demanded. "What's my crime that would cause you to come pursue me so violently?

1 Samuel 23:23

Investigate and find out all the hiding places there where he hides, and return to me with reliable information. Then I'll go down with you, and if he's in the land, I'll search him out among all the thousands of Judah."

1 Samuel 26:20

Now, don't let my blood fall to the ground away from the LORD's presence. Indeed, the king of Israel has come out to seek a single flea, like someone hunts a partridge in the mountains."

Job 18:8-10

"For he has stumbled into a net with his own feet; he walked right into the network! The trap seizes him by the heel; a snare tightens its hold on him. A rope lies hidden in the dirt; a trap lies waiting for him where he is walking."

Psalm 119:110

Though the wicked lay a trap for me, I haven't wandered away from your precepts.

Psalm 140:5

The arrogant have laid a trap for me; they have spread a net with ropes, lining it with snares along the way. Interlude

Psalm 141:9

Protect me from the trap laid for me and from the snares of those who practice evil.

Proverbs 6:5

Deliver yourself like a gazelle from a hunter's hand, or like a bird from a fowler's hand.

Isaiah 10:2

to deprive the needy of justice and to rob the poor of my people of their rights, so that widows may become their spoil and so that they may plunder orphans!

Isaiah 13:14

They will be like a hunted gazelle, or like sheep with no one to gather them, each will turn to his own people, and each will flee to his own land.

Isaiah 59:15

Truth is missing, and whoever turns away from evil becomes a prey." "Then the LORD looked, and it displeased him that there was no justice.

Lamentations 3:52

My enemies hunted me like a bird, viciously and without justification.

Micah 7:2

The faithful have died off, and there is not one upright human being in the land. They all stalk one another with lethal intent, a man will even hunt his own brother with a net.

Genesis 21:20

God was with the boy as he grew up. He settled in the wilderness and became an expert archer.

Proverbs 12:27

The lazy person does not roast what he has hunted, but diligence is one's most important possession.

From Thematic Bible


Hunting » Fowling

1 Samuel 26:20

Now, don't let my blood fall to the ground away from the LORD's presence. Indeed, the king of Israel has come out to seek a single flea, like someone hunts a partridge in the mountains."

Ecclesiastes 9:12

In addition, no human being knows his time: Like fish captured in a cruel net, or as birds caught in a snare, so also are human beings caught by bad timing that surprises them.

Proverbs 1:17

Look, it is useless to spread a net in full view of all the birds,

Amos 3:5

Does a bird fall into a snare on the ground without any bait in the trap? Will a trap snap shut when there is nothing to catch?

Psalm 140:5

The arrogant have laid a trap for me; they have spread a net with ropes, lining it with snares along the way. Interlude

Hunting » By esau

Genesis 27:3

so go find your weapons, take your bow and arrows, go outside, and hunt some game for me.

Genesis 27:30

Just after Isaac had finished blessing Jacob and Jacob had left his father Isaac, Jacob's brother Esau returned from hunting,

Genesis 27:5

Now Rebekah overheard Isaac while he was speaking to his son Esau. When Esau had gone out to the field to hunt and bring in some game,

Genesis 27:33

At this, Isaac began to tremble violently. "Who then," he asked, "hunted some game and brought it to me to eat before you arrived, so that I've blessed him? Indeed, he is blessed."

Hunting » Of lion

Job 10:16

But if I do lift up my head, you will hunt me like a lion! You will perform miracles in order to fight against me.

Hunting » Figurative

Jeremiah 16:16

"I'm about to send many fishermen," declares the LORD, "and they'll catch them. Afterwards, I'll send for many hunters and they'll hunt for them on every mountain and hill and in the crevices of the rocks.

Hunting » Authorized in the mosaic law

Leviticus 17:13

"If a person from the house of Israel or a resident alien who lives among you has hunted live game or a bird that may be eaten, he is to extract its blood and cover it with soil,

Hunting » By ishmael

Genesis 21:20

God was with the boy as he grew up. He settled in the wilderness and became an expert archer.

Hunting » By nimrod

Genesis 10:9

He became a fearless hunter in defiance of the LORD. That is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a fearless hunter in defiance of the LORD."

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