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Theasaurus: Moths

12 Bible Verses about Moths

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Matthew 6:19-20

'Treasure not up to yourselves treasures on the earth, where moth and rust disfigure, and where thieves break through and steal, but treasure up to yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth disfigure, and where thieves do not break through nor steal,

Job 4:19

Also -- the inhabitants of houses of clay, (Whose foundation is in the dust, They bruise them before a moth.)

Job 13:28

And he, as a rotten thing, weareth away, As a garment hath a moth consumed him.

Job 27:18

He hath built as a moth his house, And as a booth a watchman hath made.

Isaiah 50:9

Lo, the Lord Jehovah giveth help to me, Who is he that declareth me wicked? Lo, all of them as a garment wear out, A moth doth eat them.

Hosea 5:12

And I am as a moth to Ephraim, And as a rotten thing to the house of Judah.

Isaiah 51:8

For as a garment eat them doth a moth, And as wool eat them doth a worm, And My righteousness is to the age, And My salvation to all generations.

Psalm 39:11

With reproofs against iniquity, Thou hast corrected man, And dost waste as a moth his desirableness, Only, vanity is every man. Selah.

Matthew 6:20

but treasure up to yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth disfigure, and where thieves do not break through nor steal,

From Thematic Bible


Insects » Locusts » Moths

Job 4:19

Also -- the inhabitants of houses of clay, (Whose foundation is in the dust, They bruise them before a moth.)

Job 27:18

He hath built as a moth his house, And as a booth a watchman hath made.

Isaiah 50:9

Lo, the Lord Jehovah giveth help to me, Who is he that declareth me wicked? Lo, all of them as a garment wear out, A moth doth eat them.

Job 13:28

And he, as a rotten thing, weareth away, As a garment hath a moth consumed him.

More verses: James 5:2 Hosea 5:12

Moths » Illustrative » (eating a garment,) of God's judgments

Isaiah 50:9

Lo, the Lord Jehovah giveth help to me, Who is he that declareth me wicked? Lo, all of them as a garment wear out, A moth doth eat them.

Isaiah 51:8

For as a garment eat them doth a moth, And as wool eat them doth a worm, And My righteousness is to the age, And My salvation to all generations.

Moths » Destructive to garments

Moths » Illustrative » Of God in the execution of his judgments

Hosea 5:12

And I am as a moth to Ephraim, And as a rotten thing to the house of Judah.

Moths » Illustrative » (making its house in garments,) of man's folly in providing earthly things

Job 27:18

He hath built as a moth his house, And as a booth a watchman hath made.

Moths » Illustrative » (garments eaten by,) of those who have suffered severe judgments

Job 13:28

And he, as a rotten thing, weareth away, As a garment hath a moth consumed him.

Moths » Destroyed by the slightest touch

Job 4:19

Also -- the inhabitants of houses of clay, (Whose foundation is in the dust, They bruise them before a moth.)