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Theasaurus: Hunting

42 Bible Verses about Hunting

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Genesis 10:9

He was a mighty hunter before the LORD: therefore it is said, Even as Nimrod the mighty hunter before the LORD.

Psalm 91:3

Surely he shall deliver you from the snare of the fowler, and from the deadly pestilence.

Genesis 25:27

And the boys grew: and Esau was a skilful hunter, a man of the field; and Jacob was a quiet man, dwelling in tents.

Genesis 27:3

Now therefore take, I pray you, your weapons, your quiver and your bow, and go out to the field, and take me some venison;

Genesis 49:9

Judah is a lion's whelp: from the prey, my son, you are gone up: he stooped down, he crouched as a lion, and as a lioness; who shall rouse him up?

Leviticus 17:13

And whatsoever man there be of the children of Israel, or of the strangers that sojourn among you, who hunts and catches any animal or fowl that may be eaten; he shall even pour out the blood thereof, and cover it with dust.

1 Samuel 24:11

Moreover, my father, see, yea, see the skirt of your robe in my hand: for in that I cut off the skirt of your robe, and killed you not, know you and see that there is neither evil nor transgression in my hand, and I have not sinned against you; yet you hunt my soul 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 are escaped.

Job 38:39

Will you hunt the prey for the lion? or satisfy the appetite of the young lions,

Numbers 23:24

Behold, the people shall rise up as a great lion, and lift up themselves as a young lion: he shall not lie down until he eats of the prey, and drinks the blood of the slain.

Job 4:11

The old lion perishes for lack of prey, and the strong lion's whelps are scattered abroad.

Psalm 17:12

Like as a lion that is greedy of its prey, and as it were a young lion lurking in secret places.

Psalm 22:13

They gaped on me with their mouths, as a ravening and a roaring lion.

Psalm 104:21

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

Isaiah 5:29

Their roaring shall be like a lion, they shall roar like young lions: yea, they shall roar, and lay hold of the prey, and shall carry it away safely, and none shall deliver it.

Ezekiel 19:6

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

Ezekiel 22:25

There is a conspiracy of her prophets in her midst, like a roaring lion tearing the prey; they have devoured souls; they have taken the treasure and precious things; they have made her many widows in her midst.

Amos 3:4

Will a lion roar in the forest, when he has no prey? will a young lion cry out from his den, if he has taken nothing?

Nahum 2:12

The lion did tear in pieces enough for his cubs, and strangled for his lionesses, and filled his caves with prey, and his dens with torn flesh.

Job 9:26

They are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that hastens to the prey.

Job 39:27-30

Does the eagle mount up at your command, and make her nest on high? She dwells and abides on the rock, upon the crag of the rock, and the stronghold. From there she seeks the prey, and her eyes behold afar off.read more.
Her young ones also suck up blood: and where the slain are, there is she.

Amos 9:3

And though they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, I will search and take them from there; and though they are hidden 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 you persecute me as God, and are not satisfied with my flesh?

Jeremiah 16:16

Behold, I will send for many fishermen, says the LORD, and they shall catch them; and afterward 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

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

Jeremiah 5:26

For among my people are found wicked men: they lie in wait, as he that sets snares; they set a trap, they catch men.

Genesis 31:36

And Jacob was angry, and upbraided Laban: and Jacob answered and said to Laban, What is my trespass? what is my sin, that you have so hotly pursued after me?

1 Samuel 23:23

See therefore, and take knowledge of all the lurking places where he hides himself, and come you again to me with certainty, and I will go with you: and it shall come to pass, if he be in the land, that I will search him out throughout all the thousands of Judah.

1 Samuel 26:20

Now therefore, let not my blood fall to the earth before the face of the LORD: for the king of Israel has come out to seek a flea, as when one does hunt a partridge in the mountains.

Job 18:8-10

For he is cast into a net by his own feet, and he walks upon a snare. The trap shall take him by the heel, and a snare shall lay hold of him. The noose is laid for him on the ground, and a trap for him in the way.

Psalm 119:110

The wicked have laid a snare for me: yet I strayed not from your precepts.

Psalm 140:5

The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set traps for me. Selah.

Psalm 141:9

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

Proverbs 6:5

Deliver yourself as a gazelle from the hand of the hunter, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler.

Isaiah 10:2

To turn aside the needy from justice, and to take away the right from the poor of my people, that widows may be their prey, and that they may rob the fatherless!

Isaiah 13:14

And it shall be as the hunted gazelle, and as a sheep that no man gathers up: every man shall return to his own people, and flee everyone into his own land.

Isaiah 59:15

Yea, truth fails; and he that departs from evil makes himself a prey: and the LORD saw it, and it displeased him that there was no justice.

Lamentations 3:52

My enemies chased me hard, like a bird, without cause.

Micah 7:2

The godly man has perished out of the earth: 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 dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.

Proverbs 12:27

The slothful man roasts not that which he took in hunting: but the possessions of a diligent man are precious.

From Thematic Bible


Hunting » Fowling

1 Samuel 26:20

Now therefore, let not my blood fall to the earth before the face of the LORD: for the king of Israel has come out to seek a flea, as when one does hunt a partridge in the mountains.

Ecclesiastes 9:12

For man also knows not his time: as the fish that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falls suddenly upon them.

Proverbs 1:17

Surely in vain the net is spread in the sight of any bird.

Amos 3:5

Can a bird fall in a snare upon the earth, where no trap is for it? shall one take up a snare from the earth, having taken nothing at all?

Psalm 140:5

The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set traps for me. Selah.

Hunting » By esau

Genesis 27:3

Now therefore take, I pray you, your weapons, your quiver and your bow, and go out to the field, and take me some venison;

Genesis 27:30

And it came to pass, as soon as Isaac had finished blessing Jacob, and Jacob was yet scarce gone out from the presence of Isaac his father, that Esau his brother came in from his hunting.

Genesis 27:5

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

Genesis 27:33

And Isaac trembled very exceedingly, and said, Who? where is he that has taken venison, and brought it to me, and I have eaten of all before you came, and have blessed him? yea, and he shall be blessed.

Hunting » Of lion

Job 10:16

For it increases. You hunt me as a fierce lion: and again you show yourself awesome against me.

Hunting » Figurative

Jeremiah 16:16

Behold, I will send for many fishermen, says the LORD, and they shall catch them; and afterward 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 whatsoever man there be of the children of Israel, or of the strangers that sojourn among you, who hunts and catches any animal or fowl that may be eaten; he shall even pour out the blood thereof, and cover it with dust.

Hunting » By ishmael

Genesis 21:20

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

Hunting » By nimrod

Genesis 10:9

He was a mighty hunter before the LORD: therefore it is said, Even as Nimrod the mighty hunter before the LORD.