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9 Bible Verses about Owls

Most Relevant Verses

Psalm 102:6

I resemble a pelican in the wilderness or an owl in a desolate land.

Deuteronomy 14:16

the little owl, the great owl, the horned owl,

Leviticus 11:16-17

ostrich, nighthawk, seagull, hawks of every kind, owls, cormorants, the ibis,

Isaiah 34:14

And desert creatures will meet with hyenas, and goat-demons will call out to each other. There also Liliths will settle, and find for themselves a resting place.

Isaiah 34:11

"But hawks and hedgehogs will possess it; owls and ravens will nest in it. God will stretch out over it a measuring line, and chaos, and plumb lines of emptiness, and its nobles.

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Birds » Used as sacrifices » Owls

Isaiah 34:14

And desert creatures will meet with hyenas, and goat-demons will call out to each other. There also Liliths will settle, and find for themselves a resting place.

Deuteronomy 14:16

the little owl, the great owl, the horned owl,

Owls » Inhabits deserted cities and houses

Jeremiah 50:39

Therefore the desert creatures along with hyenas will live there. They'll live in it with ostriches, but people won't live in it again. They won't inhabit it from generation to generation.

Isaiah 13:21

But desert beasts will lie down there, and their houses will be full of howling creatures; there owls will dwell, and goat-demons will dance there.

Isaiah 34:11-14

"But hawks and hedgehogs will possess it; owls and ravens will nest in it. God will stretch out over it a measuring line, and chaos, and plumb lines of emptiness, and its nobles. They will name it "No Kingdom There," and all its princes will come to nothing. Thorns will grow over its palaces, nettles and brambles its fortresses. It will become a haunt for jackals, a home for ostriches. read more.
And desert creatures will meet with hyenas, and goat-demons will call out to each other. There also Liliths will settle, and find for themselves a resting place.

Owls » Unclean and not to be eaten

Leviticus 11:13

"These are detestable things for you among winged creatures that you are not to eat, because they are detestable for you: the eagle, vulture, osprey,

Owls » Varieties of

Leviticus 11:16-17

ostrich, nighthawk, seagull, hawks of every kind, owls, cormorants, the ibis,

Owls » Described as » Careful of its young

Isaiah 34:15

Owls will nest there, lay eggs, hatch them, and care for their young under the shadow of their wings; yes indeed, vultures will gather there, each one with its mate."

Owls » Described as » Solitary in disposition

Psalm 102:6

I resemble a pelican in the wilderness or an owl in a desolate land.

Owls » Illustrative of mourners

Psalm 102:6

I resemble a pelican in the wilderness or an owl in a desolate land.

Owls » Described as » Mournful in voice

Micah 1:8

"Therefore I will cry out and grieve loudly; I will walk around stripped and naked. I will cry out like a jackal and mourn like a company of ostriches.

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