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40 Bible Verses about lakes

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Job 14:11

As water disappears from the sea
and a river becomes parched and dry,

Isaiah 41:18

I will open rivers on the barren heights,
and springs in the middle of the plains.
I will turn the desert into a pool of water
and dry land into springs of water.

Matthew 13:1

On that day Jesus went out of the house and was sitting by the sea.

Luke 8:22

One day He and His disciples got into a boat, and He told them, “Let’s cross over to the other side of the lake.” So they set out,

Matthew 13:47

“Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a large net thrown into the sea. It collected every kind of fish,

Matthew 4:18

As He was walking along the Sea of Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon, who was called Peter, and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the sea, since they were fishermen.

Mark 4:35

On that day, when evening had come, He told them, “Let’s cross over to the other side of the sea.”

Luke 8:33

The demons came out of the man and entered the pigs, and the herd rushed down the steep bank into the lake and drowned.

John 21:1

After this, Jesus revealed Himself again to His disciples by the Sea of Tiberias. He revealed Himself in this way:

John 6:1

After this, Jesus crossed the Sea of Galilee (or Tiberias).

Mark 2:13

Then Jesus went out again beside the sea. The whole crowd was coming to Him, and He taught them.

Matthew 14:25

Around three in the morning, He came toward them walking on the sea.

Matthew 14:22

Immediately He made the disciples get into the boat and go ahead of Him to the other side, while He dismissed the crowds.

Mark 6:47

When evening came, the boat was in the middle of the sea, and He was alone on the land.

John 6:16

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

Matthew 15:29

Moving on from there, Jesus passed along the Sea of Galilee. He went up on a mountain and sat there,

Deuteronomy 33:23

He said about Naphtali:Naphtali, enjoying approval,
full of the Lord’s blessing,
take possession to the west and the south.

Job 38:30

when water becomes as hard as stone,
and the surface of the watery depths is frozen?

Matthew 8:32

“Go!” He told them. So when they had come out, they entered the pigs. And suddenly the whole herd rushed down the steep bank into the sea and perished in the water.

Mark 5:1

Then they came to the other side of the sea, to the region of the Gerasenes.

Mark 4:1

Again He began to teach by the sea, and a very large crowd gathered around Him. So He got into a boat on the sea and sat down, while the whole crowd was on the shore facing the sea.

Mark 3:7

Jesus departed with His disciples to the sea, and a large crowd followed from Galilee, Judea,

John 6:22

The next day, the crowd that had stayed on the other side of the sea knew there had been only one boat. They also knew that Jesus had not boarded the boat with His disciples, but that His disciples had gone off alone.

Mark 6:53

When they had crossed over, they came to land at Gennesaret and beached the boat.

Matthew 8:24

Suddenly, a violent storm arose on the sea, so that the boat was being swamped by the waves. But He was sleeping.

Luke 5:1

As the crowd was pressing in on Jesus to hear God’s word, He was standing by Lake Gennesaret.

Matthew 4:13

He left Nazareth behind and went to live in Capernaum by the sea, in the region of Zebulun and Naphtali.

John 6:18

Then a high wind arose, and the sea began to churn.

John 6:17

got into a boat, and started across the sea to Capernaum. Darkness had already set in, but Jesus had not yet come to them.

John 6:25

When they found Him on the other side of the sea, they said to Him, “Rabbi, when did You get here?”

Mark 5:21

When Jesus had crossed over again by boat to the other side, a large crowd gathered around Him while He was by the sea.

Matthew 14:24

But the boat was already over a mile from land, battered by the waves, because the wind was against them.

John 6:19

After they had rowed about three or four miles, they saw Jesus walking on the sea. He was coming near the boat, and they were afraid.

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Luke 5:1-2

As the crowd was pressing in on Jesus to hear God's word, He was standing by Lake Gennesaret. He saw two boats at the edge of the lake; the fishermen had left them and were washing their nets.

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