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Theasaurus: Scorpions

9 Bible Verses about Scorpions

Most Relevant Verses

Luke 11:12

Or if he shall ask an egg, will he offer him a scorpion?

1 Kings 12:11

And now whereas my father ladened you with a heavy yoke, I will add to your yoke; my father has chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions.

1 Kings 12:14

and spoke to them after the counsel of the young men, saying, My father made your yoke heavy, and I will add to your yoke; my father also chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions.

Deuteronomy 8:15

who led thee through that great and terrible wilderness of burning serpents and scorpions and drought, where there was no water, who brought thee forth water out of the rock of flint,

Ezekiel 2:6

And thou, son of man, do not be afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, for they are rebels; though thou find thyself among thorns and thy dwelling be with briers, do not be afraid of their words, nor fear before them, for they are a rebellious house.

Revelation 9:3

And there came out of the smoke locusts upon the earth and unto them was given power, as the scorpions of the earth have power.

Revelation 9:10

And they had tails like unto scorpions, and there were stings in their tails; and their power was to hurt men five months.

Revelation 9:5

And to them it was given that they should not kill them, but that they should torment them five months; and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion when he strikes a man.

From Thematic Bible


Scorpions » Illustrative » Ministers of antiChrist

Revelation 9:3

And there came out of the smoke locusts upon the earth and unto them was given power, as the scorpions of the earth have power.

Revelation 9:5

And to them it was given that they should not kill them, but that they should torment them five months; and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion when he strikes a man.

Revelation 9:10

And they had tails like unto scorpions, and there were stings in their tails; and their power was to hurt men five months.

Scorpions » Abounded in the great desert

Deuteronomy 8:15

who led thee through that great and terrible wilderness of burning serpents and scorpions and drought, where there was no water, who brought thee forth water out of the rock of flint,

Scorpions » Armed with a sharp sting in its tail

Revelation 9:10

And they had tails like unto scorpions, and there were stings in their tails; and their power was to hurt men five months.

Scorpions » Sting of, venomous and caused torment

Revelation 9:5

And to them it was given that they should not kill them, but that they should torment them five months; and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion when he strikes a man.

Scorpions » Illustrative » Severe scourges

1 Kings 12:11

And now whereas my father ladened you with a heavy yoke, I will add to your yoke; my father has chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions.

Scorpions » Illustrative » Wicked men

Ezekiel 2:6

And thou, son of man, do not be afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, for they are rebels; though thou find thyself among thorns and thy dwelling be with briers, do not be afraid of their words, nor fear before them, for they are a rebellious house.

Scorpions » Christ gave his disciples power over

Scorpions » Unfit for food

Luke 11:12

Or if he shall ask an egg, will he offer him a scorpion?

Wicked people » Compared with » Scorpions

Ezekiel 2:6

And thou, son of man, do not be afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, for they are rebels; though thou find thyself among thorns and thy dwelling be with briers, do not be afraid of their words, nor fear before them, for they are a rebellious house.

Wicked, the, are compared to » Scorpions

Ezekiel 2:6

And thou, son of man, do not be afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, for they are rebels; though thou find thyself among thorns and thy dwelling be with briers, do not be afraid of their words, nor fear before them, for they are a rebellious house.