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Theasaurus: Owls

9 Bible Verses about Owls

Most Relevant Verses

Psalm 102:6

I am like a pelican of the wilderness. I have become as an owl of the waste places.

Deuteronomy 14:16

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

Leviticus 11:16-17

the horned owl, the screech owl, and the gull, any kind of hawk, the little owl, the cormorant, the great owl,

Isaiah 34:14

The wild animals of the desert will meet with the wolves, and the wild goat will cry to his fellow. Yes, the night creature shall settle there, and shall find herself a place of rest.

Deuteronomy 14:15

and the ostrich, and the owl, and the seagull, and the hawk after its kind,

Leviticus 11:17

the little owl, the cormorant, the great owl,

Isaiah 34:11

But the pelican and the porcupine will possess it. The owl and the raven will dwell in it. He will stretch the line of confusion over it, and the plumb line of emptiness.

Leviticus 11:18

the white owl, the desert owl, the osprey,

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Birds » Used as sacrifices » Owls

Isaiah 34:14

The wild animals of the desert will meet with the wolves, and the wild goat will cry to his fellow. Yes, the night creature shall settle there, and shall find herself a place of rest.

Deuteronomy 14:16

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

Owls » Inhabits deserted cities and houses

Jeremiah 50:39

Therefore the wild animals of the desert with the wolves shall dwell there, and the ostriches shall dwell therein: and it shall be no more inhabited forever; neither shall it be lived in from generation to generation.

Isaiah 13:21

But wild animals of the desert will lie there, and their houses will be full of jackals. Ostriches will dwell there, and wild goats will frolic there.

Isaiah 34:11-14

But the pelican and the porcupine will possess it. The owl and the raven will dwell in it. He will stretch the line of confusion over it, and the plumb line of emptiness. They shall call its nobles to the kingdom, but none shall be there; and all its princes shall be nothing. Thorns will come up in its palaces, nettles and thistles in its fortresses; and it will be a habitation of jackals, a court for ostriches. read more.
The wild animals of the desert will meet with the wolves, and the wild goat will cry to his fellow. Yes, the night creature shall settle there, and shall find herself a place of rest.

Owls » Unclean and not to be eaten

Leviticus 11:13

"'These you shall detest among the birds; they shall not be eaten, they are an abomination: the eagle, and the vulture, and the black vulture,

Owls » Varieties of

Leviticus 11:16-17

the horned owl, the screech owl, and the gull, any kind of hawk, the little owl, the cormorant, the great owl,

Owls » Described as » Careful of its young

Isaiah 34:15

The arrow snake will make her nest there, and lay, hatch, and gather under her shade. Yes, the kites will be gathered there, every one with her mate.

Owls » Described as » Solitary in disposition

Psalm 102:6

I am like a pelican of the wilderness. I have become as an owl of the waste places.

Owls » Illustrative of mourners

Psalm 102:6

I am like a pelican of the wilderness. I have become as an owl of the waste places.

Owls » Described as » Mournful in voice

Micah 1:8

For this I will lament and wail; I will go stripped and naked; I will howl like the jackals, and moan like the daughters of owls.