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Theasaurus: Thistles

5 Bible Verses about Thistles

Most Relevant Verses

Genesis 3:18

Thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth for you, and you shall eat the plants of the field.

2 Kings 14:9

Jehoash king of Israel replied to Amaziah king of Judah, The thistle in Lebanon sent to the cedar in Lebanon, saying, Give your daughter to my son as wife. And a wild beast of Lebanon passed by and trampled the thistle [leaving the cedar unharmed].

Hosea 10:8

The high places also of Aven [once Beth(el), house of God, now (Beth-)aven, house of idolatry], the sin of Israel, shall be destroyed; the thorn and the thistle shall come up on their [idol] altars, and they shall say to the mountains, Cover us! And to the hills, Fall on us!

Matthew 7:16

You will fully recognize them by their fruits. Do people pick grapes from thorns, or figs from thistles?

Job 31:40

Let thistles grow instead of wheat and cockleburs instead of barley. The [controversial] words of Job [with his friends] are ended.