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Theasaurus: Rivers

59 Bible Verses about Rivers

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Psalm 46:4

There is a river whose streams make glad the resting-place of God, the holy place of the tents of the Most High.

Revelation 22:1

And I saw a river of water of life, clear as glass, coming out of the high seat of God and of the Lamb,

Revelation 16:4

And the third let what was in his vessel come out into the rivers and the fountains of water; and they became blood.

Genesis 2:10

And a river went out of Eden giving water to the garden; and from there it was parted and became four streams.

Isaiah 41:18

I will make rivers on the dry mountain-tops, and fountains in the valleys: I will make the waste land a pool of water, and the dry land springs of water.

Isaiah 43:19

See, I am doing a new thing; now it is starting; will you not take note of it? I will even make a way in the waste land, and rivers in the dry country.

Isaiah 66:12

For the Lord says, See, I will make her peace like a river, and the glory of the nations like an overflowing stream, and she will take her children in her arms, gently caring for them on her knees.

Isaiah 18:1

Ho! land of the sounding of wings, on the other side of the rivers of Ethiopia:

Isaiah 19:5

And the waters of the sea will be cut off, and the river will become dry and waste:

Jeremiah 17:8

For he will be like a tree planted by the waters, pushing out its roots by the stream; he will have no fear when the heat comes, but his leaf will be green; in a dry year he will have no care, and will go on giving fruit.

Zephaniah 3:10

From over the rivers of Ethiopia, and from the sides of the north, they will come to me with an offering.

Amos 5:24

But let the right go rolling on like waters, and righteousness like an ever-flowing stream.

Ezekiel 47:9

And it will come about that every living and moving thing, wherever their streams come, will have life; and there will be very much fish because these waters have come there and have been made sweet: and everything wherever the river comes will have life.

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Tigris, which goes to the east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Euphrates.

Ecclesiastes 1:7

All the rivers go down to the sea, but the sea is not full; to the place where the rivers go, there they go again.

Revelation 22:2

In the middle of its street. And on this side of the river and on that was the tree of life, having twelve sorts of fruits, giving its fruit every month; and the leaves of the tree give life to the nations.

Genesis 15:18

In that day the Lord made an agreement with Abram, and said, To your seed have I given this land from the river of Egypt to the great river, the river Euphrates:

Exodus 7:20

And Moses and Aaron did as the Lord had said; and when his rod had been lifted up and stretched out over the waters of the Nile before the eyes of Pharaoh and his servants, all the water in the Nile was turned to blood;

Exodus 2:3

And when she was no longer able to keep him secret, she made him a basket out of the stems of water-plants, pasting sticky earth over it to keep the water out; and placing the baby in it she put it among the plants by the edge of the Nile.

Job 14:11

The waters go from a pool, and a river becomes waste and dry;

Hebrews 5:10

Being named by God a high priest of the order of Melchizedek.

John 11:49

But one of them, Caiaphas, who was high priest that year, said to them, You have no knowledge of anything;

Zechariah 3:1

And he let me see Joshua, the high priest, in his place before the angel of the Lord, and the Satan at his right hand ready to take up a cause against him.

Hebrews 7:27

Who has no need to make offerings for sins every day, like those high priests, first for himself, and then for the people; because he did this once and for ever when he made an offering of himself.

Hebrews 5:1

Every high priest who is taken from among men is given his position to take care of the interests of men in those things which have to do with God, so that he may make offerings for sins.

Hebrews 8:1

Now of the things we are saying this is the chief point: We have such a high priest, who has taken his place at the right hand of God's high seat of glory in heaven,

John 11:51

He did not say this of himself, but being the high priest that year he said, as a prophet, that Jesus would be put to death for the nation;

John 18:19

Then the high priest put questions to Jesus about his disciples and his teaching.

Matthew 26:63

But Jesus said not a word. And the high priest said to him, I put you on oath, by the living God, that you will say to us if you are the Christ, the Son of God.

Mark 14:60

And the high priest got up in the middle of them, and said to Jesus, Do you say nothing in answer? what is it which these say against you?

Matthew 26:57

And those who had made Jesus prisoner took him away to the house of Caiaphas, the high priest, where the scribes and those in authority over the people had come together.

Hebrews 7:28

The law makes high priests of men who are feeble; but the word of the oath, which was made after the law, gives that position to a Son, in whom all good is for ever complete.

Acts 23:2

And the high priest, Ananias, gave orders to those who were near him to give him a blow on the mouth.

Hebrews 7:17

For it has been witnessed of him, You are a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.

Hebrews 7:12

Because if the priests are changed, it is necessary to make a change in the law.

Acts 19:14

And there were seven sons of a man named Sceva, a Jew and a chief priest, who did this.

John 18:10

Then Simon Peter, who had a sword, took it out and gave the high priest's servant a blow, cutting off his right ear. The servant's name was Malchus.

John 18:13

They took him first to Annas, because Annas was the father-in-law of Caiaphas who was the high priest that year.

Leviticus 21:10

And he who is the chief priest among his brothers, on whose head the holy oil has been put, who is marked out to put on the holy robes, may not let his hair go loose or have his clothing out of order as a sign of sorrow.

Hebrews 5:5

In the same way Christ did not take for himself the glory of being made a high priest, but was given it by him who said, You are my Son, this day I have given you being:

Matthew 26:62

And the high priest got up and said to him, Have you no answer? what is it which these say against you?

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Fishes » Inhabit » Rivers

Exodus 7:18

And the fish in the Nile will come to destruction, and the river will send up a bad smell, and the Egyptians will not be able, for disgust, to make use of the water of the Nile for drinking.

Ezekiel 29:5

And I will let you be in the waste land, you and all the fish of your streams: you will go down on the face of the land; you will not be taken up or put to rest in the earth; I have given you for food to the beasts of the field and the birds of the heaven.

Gates » Made to » Rivers

Nahum 2:6

The river doorways are forced open, and the king's house is flowing away.

Rivers » Jordan » Spiritual

Psalm 36:8

The delights of your house will be showered on them; you will give them drink from the river of your pleasures.

Psalm 46:4

There is a river whose streams make glad the resting-place of God, the holy place of the tents of the Most High.

Revelation 22:1

And I saw a river of water of life, clear as glass, coming out of the high seat of God and of the Lamb,

Isaiah 48:18

If only you had given ear to my orders, then your peace would have been like a river, and your righteousness as the waves of the sea:

Ezekiel 47:5

Again, after his measuring a thousand, it became a river which it was not possible to go through: for the waters had become deep enough for swimming, a river it was not possible to go through.

Rivers » Illustrative » (drying up of,) of God's judgments

Zechariah 10:11

And they will go through the sea of Egypt, and all the deep waters of the Nile will become dry: and the pride of Assyria will be made low, and the power of Egypt will be taken away.

Nahum 1:4

He says sharp words to the sea and makes it dry, drying up all the rivers: Bashan is feeble, and Carmel, and the flower of Lebanon is without strength.

Jeremiah 51:36

For this reason the Lord has said: See, I will give support to your cause, and take payment for what you have undergone; I will make her sea dry, and her fountain without water.

Isaiah 19:1-8

The word about Egypt. See, the Lord is seated on a quick-moving cloud, and is coming to Egypt: and the false gods of Egypt will be troubled at his coming, and the heart of Egypt will be turned to water. And I will send the Egyptians against the Egyptians: and they will be fighting every one against his brother, and every one against his neighbour; town against town, and kingdom against kingdom. And the spirit of Egypt will be troubled in her, and I will make her decisions without effect: and they will be turning to the false gods, and to those who make hollow sounds, and to those who have control of spirits, and to those who are wise in secret arts. read more.
And I will give the Egyptians into the hand of a cruel lord; and a hard king will be their ruler, says the Lord, the Lord of armies. And the waters of the sea will be cut off, and the river will become dry and waste: And the rivers will have an evil smell; the stream of Egypt will become small and dry: all the water-plants will come to nothing. The grass-lands by the Nile, and everything planted by the Nile, will become dry, or taken away by the wind, and will come to an end. The fishermen will be sad, and all those who put fishing-lines into the Nile will be full of grief, and those whose nets are stretched out on the waters will have sorrow in their hearts.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Chebar

Ezekiel 1:1

Now it came about in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth day of the month, while I was by the river Chebar among those who had been made prisoners, that the heavens were made open and I saw visions of God.

Ezekiel 10:15

And the winged ones went up on high: this is the living being which I saw by the river Chebar.

Ezekiel 10:20

This is the living being which I saw under the God of Israel by the river Chebar; and it was clear to me that they were the winged ones.

Rivers » Illustrative » Of the gifts and graces of the holy spirit

Psalm 46:4

There is a river whose streams make glad the resting-place of God, the holy place of the tents of the Most High.

Isaiah 41:18

I will make rivers on the dry mountain-tops, and fountains in the valleys: I will make the waste land a pool of water, and the dry land springs of water.

Isaiah 43:19-20

See, I am doing a new thing; now it is starting; will you not take note of it? I will even make a way in the waste land, and rivers in the dry country. The beasts of the field will give me honour, the jackals and the ostriches: because I send out waters in the waste land, and rivers in the dry country, to give drink to the people whom I have taken for myself:

Rivers » Many, fordable in some places

Isaiah 16:2

For the daughters of Moab will be like wandering birds, like a place from which the young birds have gone in flight, at the ways across the Arnon.

Joshua 2:7

So the men went after them on the road to Jordan as far as the river-crossing: and when they had gone out after them, the door into the town was shut.

Genesis 32:22

And in the night he got up, and taking with him his two wives and the two servant-women and his eleven children, he went over the river Jabbok.

Rivers » Illustrative » (overflowing of,) of God's judgments

Isaiah 28:2

See, the Lord has a strong and cruel one; like a rain of ice, a storm of destruction, like the overflowing of a strong river, he will violently overcome them.

Isaiah 8:7

For this cause the Lord is sending on them the waters of the River, deep and strong, even the king of Assyria and all his glory: and it will come up through all its streams, overflowing all its edges:

Isaiah 28:18

And the help you were looking for from death will come to nothing, and your agreement with the underworld will be broken; when the overflowing waters come through, then you will be overcome by them.

Rivers » Source of

Job 28:10

He makes deep ways, cut through the rock, and his eye sees everything of value.

Psalm 104:8

The mountains came up and the valleys went down into the place which you had made ready for them.

Psalm 104:10

You sent the springs into the valleys; they are flowing between the hills.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Gozan

1 Chronicles 5:26

And the God of Israel put an impulse into the heart of Pul, king of Assyria, and of Tiglath-pileser, king of Assyria, who took them away as prisoners, all the Reubenites and the Gadites and the half-tribe of Manasseh, to Halah and Habor and Hara and to the river of Gozan, to this day.

2 Kings 17:6

In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria took Samaria, and took Israel away to Assyria, placing them in Halah and in Habor on the river Gozan, and in the towns of the Medes.

Rivers » Banks of » Frequently overflowed

1 Chronicles 12:15

It was they who went over Jordan in the first month, when the river was overflowing, and put to flight all the people of the valleys, to the east and to the west.

Joshua 3:15

And when those who took up the ark came to Jordan, and the feet of the priests who took up the ark were touching the edge of the water (for the waters of Jordan are overflowing all through the time of the grain-cutting),

Rivers » Gozan

1 Chronicles 5:26

And the God of Israel put an impulse into the heart of Pul, king of Assyria, and of Tiglath-pileser, king of Assyria, who took them away as prisoners, all the Reubenites and the Gadites and the half-tribe of Manasseh, to Halah and Habor and Hara and to the river of Gozan, to this day.

2 Kings 17:6

In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria took Samaria, and took Israel away to Assyria, placing them in Halah and in Habor on the river Gozan, and in the towns of the Medes.

Rivers » Run into the sea

Ecclesiastes 1:7

All the rivers go down to the sea, but the sea is not full; to the place where the rivers go, there they go again.

Ezekiel 47:8

And he said to me, These waters are flowing out to the east part of the land and down into the Arabah; and they will go to the sea, and the waters will be made sweet.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Jabbok

Joshua 12:2

Sihon, king of the Amorites, who was living in Heshbon, ruling from Aroer, which is on the edge of the valley of the Arnon, and the town in the middle of the valley, and half Gilead, as far as the river Jabbok, the limits of the children of Ammon;

Deuteronomy 2:37

But you did not go near the land of the children of Ammon, that is, all the side of the river Jabbok or the towns of the hill-country, wherever the Lord our God had said we were not to go.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Arnon

Deuteronomy 2:36

From Aroer on the edge of the valley of the Arnon and from the town in the valley as far as Gilead, no town was strong enough to keep us out; the Lord our God gave them all into our hands:

Joshua 12:1

Now these are the kings of the land whom the children of Israel overcame, taking as their heritage their land on the east side of Jordan, from the valley of the Arnon to Mount Hermon, and all the Arabah to the east:

Rivers » Some of » Deep

Zechariah 10:11

And they will go through the sea of Egypt, and all the deep waters of the Nile will become dry: and the pride of Assyria will be made low, and the power of Egypt will be taken away.

Ezekiel 47:5

Again, after his measuring a thousand, it became a river which it was not possible to go through: for the waters had become deep enough for swimming, a river it was not possible to go through.

Rivers » Some of » Great and mighty

Genesis 15:18

In that day the Lord made an agreement with Abram, and said, To your seed have I given this land from the river of Egypt to the great river, the river Euphrates:

Psalm 74:15

You made valleys for fountains and springs; you made the ever-flowing rivers dry.

Rivers » Often the boundaries of kingdoms

1 Kings 4:24

For he had authority over all the country on this side of the River, from Tiphsah to Gaza, over all the kings on this side of the River; and he had peace round him on every side.

Joshua 22:25

For the Lord has made Jordan a line of division between us and you, the children of Reuben and the children of Gad; you have no part in the Lord: so your children will make our children give up fearing the Lord.

Rivers » Some of » Parted into many streams

Genesis 2:10

And a river went out of Eden giving water to the garden; and from there it was parted and became four streams.

Rivers » Flow through valleys

Psalm 104:8

The mountains came up and the valleys went down into the place which you had made ready for them.

Psalm 104:10

You sent the springs into the valleys; they are flowing between the hills.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Jordan

2 Kings 5:10

And Elisha sent a servant to him, saying, Go to Jordan, and after washing seven times in its waters your flesh will be well again and you will be clean.

Joshua 3:8

And you are to give orders to the priests who take up the ark of the agreement, and say, When you come to the edge of the waters of Jordan, go no further.

Rivers » Illustrative » (fruitfulness of trees planted by,) of the permanent prosperity of saints

Jeremiah 17:8

For he will be like a tree planted by the waters, pushing out its roots by the stream; he will have no fear when the heat comes, but his leaf will be green; in a dry year he will have no care, and will go on giving fruit.

Rivers » Illustrative » Of heavy afflictions

Psalm 69:2

My feet are deep in the soft earth, where there is no support; I have come into deep waters, the waves are flowing over me.

Rivers » Banks of » Peculiarly fruitful

Isaiah 32:20

Happy are you who are planting seed by all the waters, and sending out the ox and the ass.

Rivers » Cities often built beside

Psalm 46:4

There is a river whose streams make glad the resting-place of God, the holy place of the tents of the Most High.

Rivers » Illustrative » Of the abundance of grace in Christ

Isaiah 32:2

And a man will be as a safe place from the wind, and a cover from the storm; as rivers of water in a dry place, as the shade of a great rock in a waste land.

Rivers » Banks of » Covered with flags

Exodus 2:3

And when she was no longer able to keep him secret, she made him a basket out of the stems of water-plants, pasting sticky earth over it to keep the water out; and placing the baby in it she put it among the plants by the edge of the Nile.

Exodus 2:5

Now Pharaoh's daughter came down to the Nile to take a bath, while her women were walking by the riverside; and she saw the basket among the river-plants, and sent her servant-girl to get it.

Rivers » God's power over, unlimited

Nahum 1:4

He says sharp words to the sea and makes it dry, drying up all the rivers: Bashan is feeble, and Carmel, and the flower of Lebanon is without strength.

Isaiah 50:2

Why, then, when I came, was there no man? and no one to give answer to my voice? has my hand become feeble, so that it is unable to take up your cause? or have I no power to make you free? See, at my word the sea becomes dry, I make the rivers a waste land: their fish are dead for need of water, and make an evil smell.

Rivers » Banks of » Frequented by doves

Song of Songs 5:12

His eyes are as the eyes of doves by the water streams, washed with milk, and rightly placed.

Rivers » Illustrative » Of abundance

Job 20:17

Let him not see the rivers of oil, the streams of honey and milk.

Job 29:6

When my steps were washed with milk, and rivers of oil were flowing out of the rock for me.

Rivers » Of canaan abounded with fish

Leviticus 11:9-10

These you may have for food of all things living in the water: anything living in the water, in the seas or rivers, which has special parts for swimming and skin formed of thin plates, may be used for food. All other things living and moving in the water, in the sea or in the rivers, are a disgusting thing to you;

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of jotbath

Deuteronomy 10:7

From there they went on to Gudgodah, and from Gudgodah to Jotbathah, a land of streams of water.

Rivers » Arnon

Deuteronomy 2:36

From Aroer on the edge of the valley of the Arnon and from the town in the valley as far as Gilead, no town was strong enough to keep us out; the Lord our God gave them all into our hands:

Rivers » Banks of » Frequented by wild beasts

Jeremiah 49:19

See, he will come up like a lion from the thick growth of Jordan against the resting-place of Teman: but I will suddenly make him go in flight from her; and I will put over her the man of my selection: for who is like me? and who will put forward his cause against me? and what keeper of sheep will be able to keep his place before me?

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of egypt

Genesis 15:18

In that day the Lord made an agreement with Abram, and said, To your seed have I given this land from the river of Egypt to the great river, the river Euphrates:

Rivers » Useful for » Supplying drink to the people

Jeremiah 2:18

And now, what have you to do on the way to Egypt, to get your drink from the waters of the Nile? or what have you to do on the way to Assyria, to get your drink from the waters of the River?

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Euphrates

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Tigris, which goes to the east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Euphrates.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Hiddekel

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Tigris, which goes to the east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Euphrates.

Rivers » Jordan » Hiddekel (tigris)

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Tigris, which goes to the east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Euphrates.

Rivers » Euphrates

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Tigris, which goes to the east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Euphrates.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Pharpar

2 Kings 5:12

Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not be washed in them and become clean? So turning, he went away in wrath.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Abana

2 Kings 5:12

Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not be washed in them and become clean? So turning, he went away in wrath.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Pison

Genesis 2:11

The name of the first is Pishon, which goes round about all the land of Havilah where there is gold.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Gihon

Genesis 2:13

And the name of the second river is Gihon: this river goes round all the land of Cush.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of damascus

2 Kings 5:12

Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not be washed in them and become clean? So turning, he went away in wrath.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of eden

Genesis 2:10

And a river went out of Eden giving water to the garden; and from there it was parted and became four streams.

Rivers » Illustrative » (steady course of,) of peace of saints

Isaiah 66:12

For the Lord says, See, I will make her peace like a river, and the glory of the nations like an overflowing stream, and she will take her children in her arms, gently caring for them on her knees.

Rivers » Illustrative » Of people flying from judgments

Isaiah 23:10

Let your land be worked with the plough, O daughter of Tarshish; there is no longer any harbour.

Rivers » Useful for » Promoting vegetation

Genesis 2:10

And a river went out of Eden giving water to the garden; and from there it was parted and became four streams.

Rivers » Banks of » Planted with trees

Ezekiel 47:7

And he took me back, and I saw at the edge of the river a very great number of trees on this side and on that.

Rivers » Some of » Broad

Isaiah 33:21

But there the Lord will be with us in his glory, ... wide rivers and streams; where no boat will go with blades, and no fair ship will be sailing.

Rivers » Jordan » Pharpar

2 Kings 5:12

Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not be washed in them and become clean? So turning, he went away in wrath.

Rivers » Jordan » Pison

Genesis 2:11

The name of the first is Pishon, which goes round about all the land of Havilah where there is gold.

Rivers » Gardens often made beside

Numbers 24:6

They are stretched out like valleys, like gardens by the riverside, like flowering trees planted by the Lord, like cedar-trees by the waters.

Rivers » Abana

2 Kings 5:12

Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not be washed in them and become clean? So turning, he went away in wrath.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of ethiopia

Isaiah 18:1

Ho! land of the sounding of wings, on the other side of the rivers of Ethiopia:

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Kanah

Joshua 16:8

From Tappuah the line goes on to the west to the river of Kanah; ending at the sea. This is the heritage of the children of Ephraim by their families;

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Ulai

Daniel 8:16

And the voice of a man came to my ears between the sides of the Ulai, crying out and saying, Gabriel, make the vision clear to this man.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of babylon

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Kishon

Judges 5:21

The river Kishon took them violently away, stopping their flight, the river Kishon. Give praise, O my soul, to the strength of the Lord!

Rivers » Useful for » Commerce

Isaiah 23:3

Who get in the seed of Shihor, whose wealth is the trade of the nations.

Rivers » Banks of » Places of common resort

Rivers » Some of » Rapid

Judges 5:21

The river Kishon took them violently away, stopping their flight, the river Kishon. Give praise, O my soul, to the strength of the Lord!

Rivers » Jordan » Of egypt (nile)

Exodus 1:22

And Pharaoh gave orders to all his people, saying, Every son who comes to birth is to be put into the river, but every daughter may go on living.

Rivers » Jordan » Kishon

Judges 5:21

The river Kishon took them violently away, stopping their flight, the river Kishon. Give praise, O my soul, to the strength of the Lord!

Rivers » Jordan » Kanah

Joshua 16:8

From Tappuah the line goes on to the west to the river of Kanah; ending at the sea. This is the heritage of the children of Ephraim by their families;

Rivers » Jordan » Ulai

Daniel 8:16

And the voice of a man came to my ears between the sides of the Ulai, crying out and saying, Gabriel, make the vision clear to this man.

Rivers » Baptism often performed in

Matthew 3:6

And they were given baptism by him in the river Jordan, saying openly that they had done wrong.

Rivers » Enclosed within banks

Daniel 12:5

Then I, Daniel, looking, saw two others, one at the edge of the river on this side and one at the edge of the river on that side.

Rivers » Chebar

Ezekiel 1:1

Now it came about in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth day of the month, while I was by the river Chebar among those who had been made prisoners, that the heavens were made open and I saw visions of God.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of philippi

Acts 16:13

And on the Sabbath we went outside the town, by the river, where we had an idea that there would be a place of prayer; and, being seated, we had talk with the women who had come together.

Rivers » Useful for » Bathing

Exodus 2:5

Now Pharaoh's daughter came down to the Nile to take a bath, while her women were walking by the riverside; and she saw the basket among the river-plants, and sent her servant-girl to get it.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of ahava

Ezra 8:15

And I made them come together by the river flowing to Ahava; and we were there in tents for three days: and after viewing the people and the priests I saw that no sons of Levi were there.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of judah

Joel 3:18

And it will come about in that day that the mountains will be dropping sweet wine, and the hills will be flowing with milk, and all the streams of Judah will be flowing with water; and a fountain will come out from the house of the Lord, watering the valley of acacia-trees.

Ships » Navigated » Rivers

Isaiah 33:21

But there the Lord will be with us in his glory, ... wide rivers and streams; where no boat will go with blades, and no fair ship will be sailing.

Spiritual » Riches general references to » Rivers

Psalm 36:8

The delights of your house will be showered on them; you will give them drink from the river of your pleasures.

Psalm 46:4

There is a river whose streams make glad the resting-place of God, the holy place of the tents of the Most High.

Revelation 22:1

And I saw a river of water of life, clear as glass, coming out of the high seat of God and of the Lamb,

Isaiah 48:18

If only you had given ear to my orders, then your peace would have been like a river, and your righteousness as the waves of the sea:

Ezekiel 47:5

Again, after his measuring a thousand, it became a river which it was not possible to go through: for the waters had become deep enough for swimming, a river it was not possible to go through.

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Isaiah 8:7

For this cause the Lord is sending on them the waters of the River, deep and strong, even the king of Assyria and all his glory: and it will come up through all its streams, overflowing all its edges:

Jeremiah 2:18

And now, what have you to do on the way to Egypt, to get your drink from the waters of the Nile? or what have you to do on the way to Assyria, to get your drink from the waters of the River?

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Failing Rivers

18;6;15-18

My friends have been false like a stream, like streams in the valleys which come to an end:

Rivers And Streams

11;17;7

Now after a time the stream became dry, because there was no rain in the land.

Rivers As Places Of Prayer

44;16;13

And on the Sabbath we went outside the town, by the river, where we had an idea that there would be a place of prayer; and, being seated, we had talk with the women who had come together.

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