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Theasaurus: Ravens

11 Bible Verses about Ravens

Most Relevant Verses

1 Kings 17:4

And it shall be, that thou shalt drink of the torrent; and I have commanded the ravens to feed thee there.

Genesis 8:7

And he sent out the raven, which went forth going to and fro, until the waters were dried from the earth.

Song of Solomon 5:11

His head is as the finest gold; His locks are flowing, black as the raven;

Isaiah 34:11

And the pelican and the bittern shall possess it, and the great owl and the raven shall dwell in it. And he shall stretch out upon it the line of waste, and the plummets of emptiness.

Job 38:41

Who provideth for the raven his food, when his young ones cry unto God, and they wander for lack of meat?

1 Kings 17:6

And the ravens brought him bread and flesh in the morning, and bread and flesh in the evening; and he drank of the torrent.

From Thematic Bible


Birds » Used as sacrifices » Ravens

Genesis 8:7

And he sent out the raven, which went forth going to and fro, until the waters were dried from the earth.

1 Kings 17:4

And it shall be, that thou shalt drink of the torrent; and I have commanded the ravens to feed thee there.

More verses: Proverbs 30:17

Ravens » God provides food for

Job 38:41

Who provideth for the raven his food, when his young ones cry unto God, and they wander for lack of meat?

Ravens » Unclean and not to be eaten

Ravens » Described as » Black

Song of Songs 5:11

His head is as the finest gold; His locks are flowing, black as the raven;

Ravens » Plumage of, illustrative of the glory of Christ

Song of Songs 5:11

His head is as the finest gold; His locks are flowing, black as the raven;

Ravens » Described as » Carnivorous

Ravens » Called the raven of the valley

Ravens » Elijah fed by

1 Kings 17:4-6

And it shall be, that thou shalt drink of the torrent; and I have commanded the ravens to feed thee there. And he went and did according to the word of Jehovah; he went and abode by the torrent Cherith, which is before the Jordan. And the ravens brought him bread and flesh in the morning, and bread and flesh in the evening; and he drank of the torrent.

Ravens » Described as » Solitary in disposition

Isaiah 34:11

And the pelican and the bittern shall possess it, and the great owl and the raven shall dwell in it. And he shall stretch out upon it the line of waste, and the plummets of emptiness.

Ravens » Sent by noah from the ark

Genesis 8:7

And he sent out the raven, which went forth going to and fro, until the waters were dried from the earth.

Ravens » Described as » Improvident

Valleys » Abounded with » Ravens