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Theasaurus: Rivers

61 Bible Verses about Rivers

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Psalm 46:4

There is a river the streams whereof make glad the city of God, the sanctuary of the habitations of the Most High.

Revelation 22:1

And he shewed me a river of water of life, bright as crystal, going out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.

Revelation 16:4

And the third poured out his bowl on the rivers, and on the fountains of waters; and they became blood.

Genesis 2:10

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

Isaiah 41:18

I will open rivers on the bare heights, and fountains in the midst of the valleys; I will make the wilderness into a pool of water, and the dry land into water-springs.

Isaiah 43:19

behold, I do a new thing; now it shall spring forth: shall ye not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, rivers in the waste.

Isaiah 66:12

For thus saith Jehovah: Behold, I will extend peace to her like a river, and the glory of the nations like an overflowing torrent; and ye shall suck, ye shall be carried upon the side, and be dandled upon the knees.

Isaiah 18:1

Ha! land shadowing with wings, which art beyond the rivers of Cush,

Isaiah 19:5

And the waters shall fail from the sea, and the river shall be wasted and dried up;

Jeremiah 17:8

For he shall be like a tree planted by the waters, and that spreadeth out its roots by the stream, and he shall not see when heat cometh, but his leaf shall be green; and in the year of drought he shall not be careful, neither shall he cease to yield fruit.

Zephaniah 3:10

From beyond the rivers of Cush my suppliants, the daughter of my dispersed, shall bring mine oblation.

Amos 5:24

but let judgment roll down as waters, and righteousness as an ever-flowing stream.

Ezekiel 47:9

And it shall come to pass that every living thing which moveth, whithersoever the double river shall come, shall live. And there shall be a very great multitude of fish; for these waters shall come thither, and the waters of the sea shall be healed; and everything shall live whither the river cometh.

Psalm 98:8

Let the floods clap their hands; let the mountains sing for joy together,

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Hiddekel: that is it which flows forward toward Asshur. And the fourth river, that is Euphrates.

Ecclesiastes 1:7

All the rivers run into the sea, yet the sea is not full: unto the place whither the rivers go, thither they go again.

Psalm 65:9

Thou hast visited the earth, thou hast watered it; thou greatly enrichest it: the river of God is full of water; thou providest their corn, when thou hast so prepared it:

Revelation 22:2

In the midst of its street, and of the river, on this side and on that side, the tree of life, producing twelve fruits, in each month yielding its fruit; and the leaves of the tree for healing of the nations.

Genesis 15:18

On the same day Jehovah made a covenant with Abram, saying, Unto thy seed I give this land, from the river of Egypt to the great river, the river Euphrates;

Psalm 24:2

For it was he that founded it upon seas, and established it upon floods.

Exodus 7:20

And Moses and Aaron did so, as Jehovah had commanded; and he lifted up the staff, and smote the waters that were in the river before the eyes of Pharaoh, and before the eyes of his bondmen; and all the waters that were in the river were turned into blood.

Exodus 2:3

And when she could no longer hide him, she took for him an ark of reeds, and plastered it with resin and with pitch, and put the child in it, and laid it in the sedge on the bank of the river.

Job 14:11

The waters recede from the lake, and the river wasteth and drieth up:

Hebrews 5:10

addressed by God as high priest according to the order of Melchisedec.

John 11:49

But a certain one of them, Caiaphas, being high priest that year, said to them, Ye know nothing

Zechariah 3:1

And he shewed me Joshua the high priest standing before the Angel of Jehovah, and Satan standing at his right hand to resist him.

Hebrews 7:27

who has not day by day need, as the high priests, first to offer up sacrifices for his own sins, then for those of the people; for this he did once for all in having offered up himself.

Hebrews 5:1

For every high priest taken from amongst men is established for men in things relating to God, that he may offer both gifts and sacrifices for sins;

Hebrews 8:1

Now a summary of the things of which we are speaking is, We have such a one high priest who has sat down on the right hand of the throne of the greatness in the heavens;

John 11:51

But this he did not say of himself; but, being high priest that year, prophesied that Jesus was going to die for the nation;

John 18:19

The high priest therefore demanded of Jesus concerning his disciples and concerning his doctrine.

Matthew 26:63

But Jesus was silent. And the high priest answering said to him, I adjure thee by the living God that thou tell us if thou art the Christ the Son of God.

Mark 14:60

And the high priest, rising up before them all, asked Jesus, saying, Answerest thou nothing? What do these testify against thee?

Matthew 26:57

Now they that had seized Jesus led him away to Caiaphas the high priest, where the scribes and the elders were assembled.

Hebrews 7:28

For the law constitutes men high priests, having infirmity; but the word of the swearing of the oath which is after the law, a Son perfected for ever.

Acts 23:2

But the high priest Ananias ordered those standing by him to smite his mouth.

Hebrews 7:17

For it is borne witness, Thou art a priest for ever according to the order of Melchisedec.

Hebrews 7:12

For, the priesthood being changed, there takes place of necessity a change of law also.

Acts 19:14

And there were certain men, seven sons of Sceva, Jewish high priest, who were doing this.

John 18:10

Simon Peter therefore, having a sword, drew it, and smote the bondman of the high priest and cut off his right ear; and the bondman's name was Malchus.

John 18:13

and they led him away to Annas first; for he was father-in-law to Caiaphas, who was high priest that year.

Leviticus 21:10

And the high priest among his brethren, on whose head the anointing oil was poured, and who is consecrated to put on the garments, shall not uncover his head, nor rend his garments.

Hebrews 5:5

Thus the Christ also has not glorified himself to be made a high priest; but he who had said to him, Thou art my Son, I have to-day begotten thee.

Matthew 26:62

And the high priest standing up said to him, Answerest thou nothing? What do these witness against thee?

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Fishes » Inhabit » Rivers

Exodus 7:18

And the fish that is in the river shall die; and the river shall stink; and the Egyptians shall loathe to drink the water out of the river.

Ezekiel 29:5

and I will cast thee into the wilderness, thee and all the fish of thy rivers: thou shalt fall upon the open field; thou shalt not be brought together nor gathered: I will give thee for meat to the beasts of the earth and to the fowl of the heavens.

Gates » Made to » Rivers

Nahum 2:6

The gates of the rivers are opened, and the palace melteth away.

Rivers » Jordan » Spiritual

Psalm 36:8

They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house; and thou wilt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures.

Psalm 46:4

There is a river the streams whereof make glad the city of God, the sanctuary of the habitations of the Most High.

Revelation 22:1

And he shewed me a river of water of life, bright as crystal, going out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.

Isaiah 48:18

Oh that thou hadst hearkened to my commandments! Then would thy peace have been as a river, and thy righteousness as the waves of the sea;

Ezekiel 47:5

And he measured a thousand: it was a river that I could not pass through, for the waters were risen, waters to swim in, a river that could not be passed through.

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

Zechariah 10:11

And he shall pass through the sea of affliction, and shall smite the billows in the sea, and all the depths of the Nile shall dry up; and the pride of Assyria shall be brought down, and the sceptre of Egypt shall depart away.

Nahum 1:4

He rebuketh the sea, and maketh it dry, and drieth up all the rivers: Bashan languisheth, and Carmel, and the flower of Lebanon languisheth.

Jeremiah 51:36

Therefore thus saith Jehovah: Behold, I will plead thy cause, and take vengeance for thee; and I will dry up her sea, and make her spring dry.

Isaiah 19:1-8

The burden of Egypt. Behold, Jehovah rideth upon a swift cloud, and cometh to Egypt; and the idols of Egypt are moved at his presence, and the heart of Egypt melteth in the midst of it. And I will incite the Egyptians against the Egyptians; and they shall fight every one against his brother, and every one against his neighbour; city against city, kingdom against kingdom. And the spirit of Egypt shall fail in the midst of it, and I will destroy the counsel thereof; and they shall seek unto the idols and unto the conjurers, and unto the necromancers, and unto the soothsayers. read more.
And the Egyptians will I give over into the hand of a cruel lord, and a fierce king shall rule over them, saith the Lord, Jehovah of hosts. And the waters shall fail from the sea, and the river shall be wasted and dried up; and the rivers shall stink, and the streams of Egypt shall be diminished and drain away: the reeds and sedges shall wither. The meadows by the Nile, on the banks of the Nile, and everything sown by the Nile, shall be dried up, be driven away, and be no more. And the fishers shall mourn, and all they that cast fish-hook into the Nile shall lament, and they that spread net upon the waters shall languish.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Chebar

Ezekiel 1:1

Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth of the month, as I was among the captives by the river Chebar, the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God.

Ezekiel 10:15

And the cherubim mounted up. This was the living creature that I saw by the river Chebar.

Ezekiel 10:20

This is the living creature that I saw under the God of Israel by the river Chebar; and I knew that they were cherubim.

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

Psalm 46:4

There is a river the streams whereof make glad the city of God, the sanctuary of the habitations of the Most High.

Isaiah 41:18

I will open rivers on the bare heights, and fountains in the midst of the valleys; I will make the wilderness into a pool of water, and the dry land into water-springs.

Isaiah 43:19-20

behold, I do a new thing; now it shall spring forth: shall ye not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, rivers in the waste. The beast of the field shall glorify me, the jackals and the ostriches; for I will give waters in the wilderness, rivers in the waste, to give drink to my people, my chosen.

Rivers » Many, fordable in some places

Isaiah 16:2

And it shall be that as a wandering bird, as a scattered nest, so shall the daughters of Moab be at the fords of the Arnon.

Joshua 2:7

And the men pursued after them the way to the Jordan, to the fords; and when they who pursued after them had gone out, they closed the gate.

Genesis 32:22

And he rose up that night, and took his two wives, and his two maidservants, and his eleven sons, and passed over the ford of the Jabbok;

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

Isaiah 28:2

Behold, the Lord hath a mighty and strong one, as a storm of hail and a destroying tempest; as a storm of mighty waters overflowing, shall he cast down to the earth with might.

Isaiah 8:7

therefore behold, the Lord will bring up upon them the waters of the river, strong and many, the king of Assyria and all his glory; and he shall mount up over all his channels, and go over all his banks:

Isaiah 28:18

And your covenant with death shall be annulled, and your agreement with Sheol shall not stand; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, ye shall be trodden down by it.

Rivers » Source of

Job 28:10

He cutteth out channels in the rocks, and his eye seeth every precious thing.

Psalm 104:8

The mountains rose, the valleys sank, unto the place which thou hadst founded for them; --

Psalm 104:10

He sendeth the springs into the valleys: they run among the mountains;

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Gozan

1 Chronicles 5:26

And the God of Israel stirred up the spirit of Pul king of Assyria, and the spirit of Tilgath-Pilneser king of Assyria, and he carried them away, the Reubenites, and the Gadites, and the half tribe of Manasseh, and brought them to Halah, and Habor, and Hara, and to the river Gozan, unto this day.

2 Kings 17:6

In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria took Samaria, and carried Israel away into Assyria, and placed them in Halah and by the Habor, the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes.

Rivers » Banks of » Frequently overflowed

1 Chronicles 12:15

These are they that went over Jordan in the first month, when it overflows all its banks, and they put to flight all them of the valleys, toward the east and toward the west.

Joshua 3:15

and when they that bore the ark were come to the Jordan, and the feet of the priests who bore the ark dipped in the edge of the water (and the Jordan is full over all its banks throughout the days of harvest),

Rivers » Gozan

1 Chronicles 5:26

And the God of Israel stirred up the spirit of Pul king of Assyria, and the spirit of Tilgath-Pilneser king of Assyria, and he carried them away, the Reubenites, and the Gadites, and the half tribe of Manasseh, and brought them to Halah, and Habor, and Hara, and to the river Gozan, unto this day.

2 Kings 17:6

In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria took Samaria, and carried Israel away into Assyria, and placed them in Halah and by the Habor, the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes.

Rivers » Run into the sea

Ecclesiastes 1:7

All the rivers run into the sea, yet the sea is not full: unto the place whither the rivers go, thither they go again.

Ezekiel 47:8

And he said unto me, These waters issue out toward the east district, and go down into the plain, and go into the sea; when they are brought forth into the sea, the waters thereof shall be healed.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Jabbok

Joshua 12:2

Sihon the king of the Amorites, who dwelt at Heshbon, and ruled from Aroer, which is upon the bank of the river Arnon, and from the middle of the ravine, and over half Gilead, as far as the river Jabbok, which is the border of the children of Ammon;

Deuteronomy 2:37

Only thou didst not approach the land of the children of Ammon, the whole border of the river Jabbok, nor the cities of the mountain, nor to whatsoever Jehovah our God had forbidden us.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Arnon

Deuteronomy 2:36

From Aroer, which is on the bank of the river Arnon, and the city that is in the ravine even to Gilead, there was not one city too strong for us: Jehovah our God delivered all before us.

Joshua 12:1

And these are the kings of the land, whom the children of Israel smote, and of whose land they took possession across the Jordan, toward the sun-rising, from the river Arnon to mount Hermon, and all the plain on the east:

Rivers » Some of » Deep

Zechariah 10:11

And he shall pass through the sea of affliction, and shall smite the billows in the sea, and all the depths of the Nile shall dry up; and the pride of Assyria shall be brought down, and the sceptre of Egypt shall depart away.

Ezekiel 47:5

And he measured a thousand: it was a river that I could not pass through, for the waters were risen, waters to swim in, a river that could not be passed through.

Rivers » Some of » Great and mighty

Genesis 15:18

On the same day Jehovah made a covenant with Abram, saying, Unto thy seed I give this land, from the river of Egypt to the great river, the river Euphrates;

Psalm 74:15

Thou didst cleave fountain and torrent, thou driedst up ever-flowing rivers.

Rivers » Often the boundaries of kingdoms

1 Kings 4:24

For he had dominion over all on this side the river, from Tiphsah as far as Gazah, over all the kings on this side the river; and he had peace on all sides round about.

Joshua 22:25

Jehovah hath made the Jordan a border between us and you, ye children of Reuben and children of Gad, ye have no portion in Jehovah! And so shall your children make our children cease from fearing Jehovah.

Rivers » Some of » Parted into many streams

Genesis 2:10

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

Rivers » Flow through valleys

Psalm 104:8

The mountains rose, the valleys sank, unto the place which thou hadst founded for them; --

Psalm 104:10

He sendeth the springs into the valleys: they run among the mountains;

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Jordan

2 Kings 5:10

And Elisha sent a messenger to him, saying, Go and wash in the Jordan seven times, and thy flesh shall come again to thee, and thou shalt be clean.

Joshua 3:8

And thou shalt command the priests who bear the ark of the covenant, saying, When ye come to the edge of the waters of the Jordan, stand still in the Jordan.

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

Jeremiah 17:8

For he shall be like a tree planted by the waters, and that spreadeth out its roots by the stream, and he shall not see when heat cometh, but his leaf shall be green; and in the year of drought he shall not be careful, neither shall he cease to yield fruit.

Rivers » Illustrative » Of heavy afflictions

Psalm 69:2

I sink in deep mire, where there is no standing; I am come into the depths of waters, and the flood overfloweth me.

Rivers » Banks of » Peculiarly fruitful

Isaiah 32:20

Blessed are ye that sow beside all waters, that send forth the feet of the ox and the ass.

Rivers » Cities often built beside

Psalm 46:4

There is a river the streams whereof make glad the city of God, the sanctuary of the habitations of the Most High.

Rivers » Illustrative » Of the abundance of grace in Christ

Isaiah 32:2

And a man shall be as a hiding-place from the wind, and a covert from the storm; as brooks of water in a dry place, as the shadow of a great rock in a thirsty land.

Rivers » Banks of » Covered with flags

Exodus 2:3

And when she could no longer hide him, she took for him an ark of reeds, and plastered it with resin and with pitch, and put the child in it, and laid it in the sedge on the bank of the river.

Exodus 2:5

And the daughter of Pharaoh went down to bathe in the river; and her maids went along by the river's side. And she saw the ark in the midst of the sedge, and sent her handmaid and fetched it.

Rivers » God's power over, unlimited

Nahum 1:4

He rebuketh the sea, and maketh it dry, and drieth up all the rivers: Bashan languisheth, and Carmel, and the flower of Lebanon languisheth.

Isaiah 50:2

Wherefore did I come, and there was no man? I called, and there was none to answer? Is my hand at all shortened that I cannot redeem, or have I no power to deliver? behold, at my rebuke I dry up the sea, I make rivers a wilderness; their fish stink because there is no water, and die for thirst.

Rivers » Banks of » Frequented by doves

Song of Songs 5:12

His eyes are like doves by the water-brooks, Washed with milk, fitly set;

Rivers » Illustrative » Of abundance

Job 20:17

He shall not see streams, rivers, brooks of honey and butter.

Job 29:6

When my steps were bathed in milk, and the rock poured out beside me rivers of oil! ...

Rivers » Of canaan abounded with fish

Leviticus 11:9-10

These shall ye eat of all that are in the waters: whatever hath fins and scales in waters, in seas and in rivers, these shall ye eat; but all that have not fins and scales in seas and in rivers, of all that swarm in the waters, and of every living soul which is in the waters they shall be an abomination unto you.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of jotbath

Deuteronomy 10:7

From thence they journeyed unto Gudgodah; and from Gudgodah to Jotbathah, a land of water-brooks.)

Rivers » Arnon

Deuteronomy 2:36

From Aroer, which is on the bank of the river Arnon, and the city that is in the ravine even to Gilead, there was not one city too strong for us: Jehovah our God delivered all before us.

Rivers » Banks of » Frequented by wild beasts

Jeremiah 49:19

Behold, he shall come up like a lion from the swelling of the Jordan against the strong habitation; for I will make them suddenly run away from it; and who is a chosen man whom I shall appoint over her? For who is like me? and who will assign me a time? and who is that shepherd that will stand before me?

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of egypt

Genesis 15:18

On the same day Jehovah made a covenant with Abram, saying, Unto thy seed I give 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 hast thou to do with the way of Egypt, to drink the waters of Shihor? And what hast thou to do with the way of Assyria, to drink the waters of the River?

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Euphrates

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Hiddekel: that is it which flows forward toward Asshur. And the fourth river, that is Euphrates.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Hiddekel

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Hiddekel: that is it which flows forward toward Asshur. And the fourth river, that is Euphrates.

Rivers » Jordan » Hiddekel (tigris)

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Hiddekel: that is it which flows forward toward Asshur. And the fourth river, that is Euphrates.

Rivers » Euphrates

Genesis 2:14

And the name of the third river is Hiddekel: that is it which flows forward toward Asshur. And the fourth river, that is Euphrates.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Pharpar

2 Kings 5:12

Are not the Abanah and the Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not wash in them and be clean? And he turned and went away in a rage.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Abana

2 Kings 5:12

Are not the Abanah and the Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not wash in them and be clean? And he turned and went away in a rage.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Pison

Genesis 2:11

The name of the one is Pison: that is it which surrounds the whole land of Havilah, where the gold is.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Gihon

Genesis 2:13

And the name of the second river is Gihon: that is it which surrounds the whole land of Cush.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of damascus

2 Kings 5:12

Are not the Abanah and the Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not wash in them and be clean? And he turned and went away in a rage.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of eden

Genesis 2:10

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

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

Isaiah 66:12

For thus saith Jehovah: Behold, I will extend peace to her like a river, and the glory of the nations like an overflowing torrent; and ye shall suck, ye shall be carried upon the side, and be dandled upon the knees.

Rivers » Illustrative » Of people flying from judgments

Isaiah 23:10

Overflow thy land like the Nile, daughter of Tarshish: there is no more restraint.

Rivers » Useful for » Promoting vegetation

Genesis 2:10

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

Rivers » Banks of » Planted with trees

Ezekiel 47:7

When I returned, behold, on the bank of the river were very many trees on the one side and on the other.

Rivers » Some of » Broad

Isaiah 33:21

but there Jehovah is unto us glorious, a place of rivers, of broad streams: no galley with oars shall go there, neither shall gallant ship pass thereby.

Rivers » Jordan » Pharpar

2 Kings 5:12

Are not the Abanah and the Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not wash in them and be clean? And he turned and went away in a rage.

Rivers » Jordan » Pison

Genesis 2:11

The name of the one is Pison: that is it which surrounds the whole land of Havilah, where the gold is.

Rivers » Gardens often made beside

Numbers 24:6

Like valleys are they spread forth, like gardens by the river side, Like aloe-trees which Jehovah hath planted, like cedars beside the waters.

Rivers » Abana

2 Kings 5:12

Are not the Abanah and the Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not wash in them and be clean? And he turned and went away in a rage.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of ethiopia

Isaiah 18:1

Ha! land shadowing with wings, which art beyond the rivers of Cush,

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Kanah

Joshua 16:8

From Tappuah the border went westwards to the torrent Kanah, and ended at the sea. This is the inheritance of the tribe of the children of Ephraim according to their families,

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Ulai

Daniel 8:16

And I heard a man's voice between the banks of the Ulai; and he called and said, Gabriel, make this man to understand the vision.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of babylon

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Kishon

Judges 5:21

The torrent Kishon swept them away, the onrushing torrent, the torrent Kishon. March on, my soul, with might!

Rivers » Useful for » Commerce

Isaiah 23:3

And on great waters, the seed of Shihor, the harvest of the Nile, was her revenue; and she was the market of the nations.

Rivers » Banks of » Places of common resort

Rivers » Some of » Rapid

Judges 5:21

The torrent Kishon swept them away, the onrushing torrent, the torrent Kishon. March on, my soul, with might!

Rivers » Jordan » Of egypt (nile)

Exodus 1:22

Then Pharaoh charged all his people, saying, Every son that is born ye shall cast into the river, but every daughter ye shall save alive.

Rivers » Jordan » Kishon

Judges 5:21

The torrent Kishon swept them away, the onrushing torrent, the torrent Kishon. March on, my soul, with might!

Rivers » Jordan » Kanah

Joshua 16:8

From Tappuah the border went westwards to the torrent Kanah, and ended at the sea. This is the inheritance of the tribe of the children of Ephraim according to their families,

Rivers » Jordan » Ulai

Daniel 8:16

And I heard a man's voice between the banks of the Ulai; and he called and said, Gabriel, make this man to understand the vision.

Rivers » Baptism often performed in

Rivers » Enclosed within banks

Daniel 12:5

And I Daniel looked, and behold, there stood other two, the one on this side, on the bank of the river, and the other on that side, on the bank of the river.

Rivers » Chebar

Ezekiel 1:1

Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth of the month, as I was among the captives by the river Chebar, the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of philippi

Rivers » Useful for » Bathing

Exodus 2:5

And the daughter of Pharaoh went down to bathe in the river; and her maids went along by the river's side. And she saw the ark in the midst of the sedge, and sent her handmaid and fetched it.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of ahava

Ezra 8:15

And I gathered them together at the river that runs to Ahava; and there we encamped three days; and I surveyed the people and the priests, and found none of the sons of Levi there.

Rivers » Mentioned in scripture » Of judah

Joel 3:18

And it shall come to pass in that day, that the mountains shall drop down new wine, and the hills shall flow with milk, and all the water-courses of Judah shall flow with waters; and a fountain shall come forth from the house of Jehovah, and shall water the valley of Shittim.

Ships » Navigated » Rivers

Isaiah 33:21

but there Jehovah is unto us glorious, a place of rivers, of broad streams: no galley with oars shall go there, neither shall gallant ship pass thereby.

Spiritual » Riches general references to » Rivers

Psalm 36:8

They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house; and thou wilt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures.

Psalm 46:4

There is a river the streams whereof make glad the city of God, the sanctuary of the habitations of the Most High.

Revelation 22:1

And he shewed me a river of water of life, bright as crystal, going out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.

Isaiah 48:18

Oh that thou hadst hearkened to my commandments! Then would thy peace have been as a river, and thy righteousness as the waves of the sea;

Ezekiel 47:5

And he measured a thousand: it was a river that I could not pass through, for the waters were risen, waters to swim in, a river that could not be passed through.

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Isaiah 8:7

therefore behold, the Lord will bring up upon them the waters of the river, strong and many, the king of Assyria and all his glory; and he shall mount up over all his channels, and go over all his banks:

Jeremiah 2:18

And now, what hast thou to do with the way of Egypt, to drink the waters of Shihor? And what hast thou to do with the way of Assyria, to drink the waters of the River?

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Failing Rivers

18;6;15-18

My brethren have dealt deceitfully as a stream, as the channel of streams which pass away,

Rivers And Streams

11;17;7

And it came to pass after a while that the torrent dried up, for there had been no rain in the land.

Rivers As Places Of Prayer

44;16;13

And on the sabbath day we went outside the gate by the river, where it was the custom for prayer to be, and we sat down and spoke to the women who had assembled.