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Theasaurus: Ravens

11 Bible Verses about Ravens

Most Relevant Verses

1 Kings 17:4

It shall be that you shall drink from the wadi, and I have commanded the crows to sustain you there."

Genesis 8:7

And he sent out a raven; {it went to and fro} until the waters were dried up from upon the earth.

Deuteronomy 14:14

and any [kind] of crow according to its kind,

Song of Solomon 5:11

His head [is] gold, refined gold; his locks [are] wavy, black as a raven.

Isaiah 34:11

But [the] large bird and [the] hedgehog shall take possession of it, and [the] owl and [the] raven shall live in it. And he shall stretch [the] measuring line of confusion out over it, and [the] plumb line of emptiness.

Job 38:41

Who prepares for the crow its prey, when its young ones cry to God for help, [and] they wander around {for lack of food}?

1 Kings 17:6

The crows [were] bringing bread and meat in the morning for him and bread and meat in the evening, and he drank from the wadi.

From Thematic Bible


Birds » Used as sacrifices » Ravens

Genesis 8:7

And he sent out a raven; {it went to and fro} until the waters were dried up from upon the earth.

Deuteronomy 14:14

and any [kind] of crow according to its kind,

1 Kings 17:4

It shall be that you shall drink from the wadi, and I have commanded the crows to sustain you there."

More verses: Proverbs 30:17

Ravens » God provides food for

Job 38:41

Who prepares for the crow its prey, when its young ones cry to God for help, [and] they wander around {for lack of food}?

Ravens » Unclean and not to be eaten

Deuteronomy 14:14

and any [kind] of crow according to its kind,

Ravens » Described as » Black

Song of Songs 5:11

His head [is] gold, refined gold; his locks [are] wavy, black as a raven.

Ravens » Plumage of, illustrative of the glory of Christ

Song of Songs 5:11

His head [is] gold, refined gold; his locks [are] wavy, black as a raven.

Ravens » Described as » Carnivorous

Ravens » Called the raven of the valley

Ravens » Elijah fed by

1 Kings 17:4-6

It shall be that you shall drink from the wadi, and I have commanded the crows to sustain you there." So he went and did according to the word of Yahweh. He went and stayed in the Wadi Kerith {which faces the Jordan}. The crows [were] bringing bread and meat in the morning for him and bread and meat in the evening, and he drank from the wadi.

Ravens » Described as » Solitary in disposition

Isaiah 34:11

But [the] large bird and [the] hedgehog shall take possession of it, and [the] owl and [the] raven shall live in it. And he shall stretch [the] measuring line of confusion out over it, and [the] plumb line of emptiness.

Ravens » Sent by noah from the ark

Genesis 8:7

And he sent out a raven; {it went to and fro} until the waters were dried up from upon the earth.

Ravens » Described as » Improvident

Valleys » Abounded with » Ravens