15 Bible Verses about

Shortage Other Than Food

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Genesis 18:28

"Suppose the fifty righteous are lacking five, will You destroy the whole city because of five?" And He said, "I will not destroy it if I find forty-five there."

Judges 21:14

Benjamin returned at that time, and they gave them the women whom they had kept alive from the women of Jabesh-gilead; yet they were not enough for them.

Isaiah 13:12

I will make mortal man scarcer than pure gold And mankind than the gold of Ophir.

Genesis 21:15

When the water in the skin was used up, she left the boy under one of the bushes.

Genesis 47:15

When the money was all spent in the land of Egypt and in the land of Canaan, all the Egyptians came to Joseph and said, "Give us food, for why should we die in your presence? For our money is gone."

Genesis 47:16

Then Joseph said, "Give up your livestock, and I will give you food for your livestock, since your money is gone."

Genesis 47:18

When that year was ended, they came to him the next year and said to him, "We will not hide from my lord that our money is all spent, and the cattle are my lord's. There is nothing left for my lord except our bodies and our lands.

Ecclesiastes 5:10

He who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he who loves abundance with its income. This too is vanity.

Joshua 17:14

Then the sons of Joseph spoke to Joshua, saying, "Why have you given me only one lot and one portion for an inheritance, since I am a numerous people whom the LORD has thus far blessed?"

Joshua 17:16

The sons of Joseph said, "The hill country is not enough for us, and all the Canaanites who live in the valley land have chariots of iron, both those who are in Beth-shean and its towns and those who are in the valley of Jezreel."

1 Kings 20:10

Ben-hadad sent to him and said, "May the gods do so to me and more also, if the dust of Samaria will suffice for handfuls for all the people who follow me."

Matthew 25:9

"But the prudent answered, 'No, there will not be enough for us and you too; go instead to the dealers and buy some for yourselves.'

Isaiah 40:16

Even Lebanon is not enough to burn, Nor its beasts enough for a burnt offering.

Matthew 22:11

"But when the king came in to look over the dinner guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed in wedding clothes,

Amos 8:11

"Behold, days are coming," declares the Lord GOD, "When I will send a famine on the land, Not a famine for bread or a thirst for water, But rather for hearing the words of the LORD.

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