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20 Bible Verses about Tilling The Soil

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Proverbs 28:19

He that tills his land shall have plenty of bread: but he that follows after worthless pursuits shall have poverty enough.

Genesis 3:23

Therefore the LORD God sent him forth from the garden of Eden, to till the ground from which he was taken.

Genesis 3:17-19

And unto Adam he said, Because you have listened unto the voice of your wife, and have eaten of the tree, of which I commanded you, saying, You shall not eat of it: cursed is the ground for your sake; in sorrow shall you eat of it all the days of your life; Thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to you; and you shall eat the plants of the field; In the sweat of your face shall you eat bread, till you return unto the ground; for out of it were you taken: for dust you are, and unto dust shall you return.

Proverbs 12:11

He that tills his land shall be satisfied with bread: but he that follows vain persons is void of understanding.

Isaiah 7:25

And on all hills that were dug with the hoe, you shall not come there for fear of briers and thorns: but it shall be a range for oxen, and a place for sheep to tread.

Ezekiel 36:34

And the desolate land shall be tilled, instead of lying desolate in the sight of all that passed by.

2 Samuel 9:10

You therefore, and your sons, and your servants, shall till the land for him, and you shall bring in the fruits, that your master's son may have food to eat: but Mephibosheth your master's son shall eat bread always at my table. Now Ziba had fifteen sons and twenty servants.

Ecclesiastes 5:9

Moreover the profit of the earth is for all: the king himself is served from the field.

Ezekiel 36:9

For, behold, I am for you, and I will turn unto you, and you shall be tilled and sown:

Micah 4:3

And he shall judge between many peoples, and rebuke strong nations afar off; and they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up a sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.

Job 1:14

And there came a messenger unto Job, and said, The oxen were plowing, and the donkeys feeding beside them:

Job 39:10

Can you bind the wild ox with ropes in the furrow? or will he plow the valleys behind you?

Isaiah 28:24

Does the plowman keep plowing all day to sow? does he keep opening and breaking the clods of his ground?

Amos 6:12

Shall horses run upon the rock? will one plow there with oxen? for you have turned justice into gall, and the fruit of righteousness into hemlock:

Genesis 4:12

When you till the ground, it shall no longer yield unto you its strength; a fugitive and a wanderer shall you be in the earth.

Genesis 45:6

For these two years has the famine been in the land: and there are yet five years, in the which there shall neither be plowing nor harvest.

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