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40 Bible Verses about lakes

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Job 14:11

As waters evaporate from the lake, and the river drains and dries up,

Isaiah 41:18

I will open rivers on the bare heights, and fountains in the midst of the valleys; I will make the wilderness a pool of water, and the dry land springs of water.

Matthew 13:1

That same day Jesus went out of the house and was sitting beside the sea.

Luke 8:22

One of those days He and His disciples got into a boat, and He said to them, Let us go across to the other side of the lake. So they put out to sea.

Matthew 13:47

Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a dragnet which was cast into the sea and gathered in fish of every sort.

Matthew 4:18

As He was walking by the Sea of Galilee, He noticed two brothers, Simon who is called Peter and Andrew his brother, throwing a dragnet into the sea, for they were fishermen.

Mark 4:35

On that same day [when] evening had come, He said to them, Let us go over to the other side [of the lake].

Luke 8:33

Then the demons came out of the man and entered into the swine, and the herd rushed down the steep cliff into the lake and were drowned.

John 21:1

After this, Jesus let Himself be seen and revealed [Himself] again to the disciples, at the Sea of Tiberias. And He did it in this way:

John 6:1

After this, Jesus went to the farther side of the Sea of Galilee -- "that is, the Sea of Tiberias.

Mark 2:13

[Jesus] went out again along the seashore; and all the multitude kept gathering about Him, and He kept teaching them.

Matthew 14:25

And in the fourth watch [between 3:00 -- "6:00 a.m.] of the night, Jesus came to them, walking on the sea.

Matthew 14:22

Then He directed the disciples to get into the boat and go before Him to the other side, while He sent away the crowds.

Mark 6:47

Now when evening had come, the boat was out in the middle of the lake, and He was by Himself on the land.

John 6:16

When evening came, His disciples went down to the sea,

Matthew 15:29

And Jesus went on from there and passed along the shore of the Sea of Galilee. Then He went up into the hills and kept sitting there.

Deuteronomy 33:23

Of Naphtali he said: O Naphtali, satisfied with favor and full of the blessing of the Lord, possess the Sea [of Galilee] and [its warm, sunny climate like] the south.

Job 38:30

The waters are congealed like stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.

Matthew 8:32

And He said to them, Begone! So they came out and went into the hogs, and behold, the whole drove rushed down the steep bank into the sea and died in the water.

Mark 5:1

They came to the other side of the sea to the region of the Gerasenes.

Mark 4:1

Again Jesus began to teach beside the lake. And a very great crowd gathered about Him, so that He got into a ship in order to sit in it on the sea, and the whole crowd was at the lakeside on the shore.

Revelation 20:13

And the sea delivered up the dead who were in it, death and Hades ( the state of death or disembodied existence) surrendered the dead in them, and all were tried and their cases determined by what they had done [according to their motives, aims, and works].

Mark 3:7

And Jesus retired with His disciples to the lake, and a great throng from Galilee followed Him. Also from Judea

John 6:22

The next day the crowd [that still remained] standing on the other side of the sea realized that there had been only one small boat there, and that Jesus had not gone into it with His disciples, but that His disciples had gone away by themselves.

Mark 6:53

And when they had crossed over, they reached the land of Gennesaret and came to [anchor at] the shore.

Matthew 8:24

And suddenly, behold, there arose a violent storm on the sea, so that the boat was being covered up by the waves; but He was sleeping.

Luke 5:1

Now it occurred that while the people pressed upon Jesus to hear the message of God, He was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret (Sea of Galilee).

Matthew 4:13

And leaving Nazareth, He went and dwelt in Capernaum by the sea, in the country of Zebulun and Naphtali -- "

John 6:18

Meanwhile, the sea was getting rough and rising high because of a great and violent wind that was blowing.

John 6:17

And they took a boat and were going across the sea to Capernaum. It was now dark, and still Jesus had not [yet] come back to them.

John 6:25

And when they found Him on the other side of the lake, they said to Him, Rabbi! When did You come here?

Revelation 21:8

But as for the cowards and the ignoble and the contemptible and the cravenly lacking in courage and the cowardly submissive, and as for the unbelieving and faithless, and as for the depraved and defiled with abominations, and as for murderers and the lewd and adulterous and the practicers of magic arts and the idolaters (those who give supreme devotion to anyone or anything other than God) and all liars (those who knowingly convey untruth by word or deed) -- "[all of these shall have] their part in the lake that blazes with fire and brimstone. This is the second death.

Mark 5:21

And when Jesus had recrossed in the boat to the other side, a great throng gathered about Him, and He was at the lakeshore.

Matthew 14:24

But the boat was by this time out on the sea, many furlongs [a furlong is one-eighth of a mile] distant from the land, beaten and tossed by the waves, for the wind was against them.

John 6:19

[However] when they had rowed three or four miles, they saw Jesus walking on the sea and approaching the boat. And they were afraid (terrified).

From Thematic Bible


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Luke 5:1-2

Now it occurred that while the people pressed upon Jesus to hear the message of God, He was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret (Sea of Galilee). And He saw two boats drawn up by the lake, but the fishermen had gone down from them and were washing their nets.