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47 Bible Verses about weight

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Deuteronomy 25:15

But you shall have a perfect and just weight and a perfect and just measure, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the Lord your God gives you.

Daniel 5:27

tekel, You are weighed in the balances and are found wanting;

Galatians 6:5

For every person will have to bear ( be equal to understanding and calmly receive) his own [ little] load [of oppressive faults].

Ezekiel 4:16

Moreover, He said to me, Son of man, behold, I will break the staff of bread [by which life is supported] in Jerusalem; and they shall eat bread rationed by weight and with fearfulness, and they shall drink water rationed by measure and with dismay (silent, speechless grief caused by the impending starvation),

Job 28:25

When He gave to the wind weight or pressure and allotted the waters by measure,

Ezekiel 4:10

And the food you eat shall be by weight, twenty shekels or a full half pound a day, to be eaten at a fixed time each day.

Luke 21:34

But take heed to yourselves and be on your guard, lest your hearts be overburdened and depressed (weighed down) with the giddiness and headache and nausea of self-indulgence, drunkenness, and worldly worries and cares pertaining to [the business of] this life, and [lest] that day come upon you suddenly like a trap or a noose;

Job 31:6

Oh, let me be weighed in a just balance and let Him weigh me, that God may know my integrity!

Numbers 7:55

His offering was one silver platter of the weight of 130 shekels, one silver basin of seventy shekels, after the shekel of the sanctuary, both of them full of fine flour mixed with oil for a cereal offering;

Luke 11:46

But He said, Woe to you, the lawyers, also! For you load men with oppressive burdens hard to bear, and you do not personally [even gently] touch the burdens with one of your fingers.

Revelation 16:21

And great (excessively oppressive) hailstones, as heavy as a talent [between fifty and sixty pounds], of immense size, fell from the sky on the people; and men blasphemed God for the plague of the hail, so very great was [the torture] of that plague.

2 Corinthians 4:17

For our light, momentary affliction (this slight distress of the passing hour) is ever more and more abundantly preparing and producing and achieving for us an everlasting weight of glory [beyond all measure, excessively surpassing all comparisons and all calculations, a vast and transcendent glory and blessedness never to cease!],

Zechariah 5:8

And he said, This is lawlessness (wickedness)! And he thrust her back into the ephah[-sized vessel] and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth of it!

Leviticus 19:36

You shall have accurate and just balances, just weights, just ephah and hin measures. I am the Lord your God, Who brought you out of the land of Egypt.

2 Samuel 14:26

And when he cut the hair of his head, he weighed it -- "for at each year's end he cut it, because its weight was a burden to him -- "and it weighed 200 shekels by the king's weight.

Job 26:8

He holds the waters bound in His clouds [which otherwise would spill on earth all at once], and the cloud is not rent under them.

Job 28:15

It cannot be gotten for gold, neither shall silver be weighed for the price of it.

1 Kings 10:14

Now the weight of gold that came to Solomon in one [particular] year was 666 talents of gold,

Lamentations 4:2

The noble and precious sons of Zion, [once] worth their weight in fine gold -- "how they are esteemed [merely] as earthen pots or pitchers, the work of the hands of the potter!

Matthew 11:30

For My yoke is wholesome (useful, good -- "not harsh, hard, sharp, or pressing, but comfortable, gracious, and pleasant), and My burden is light and easy to be borne.

Isaiah 40:12

Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, marked off the heavens with a [nine-inch] span, enclosed the dust of the earth in a measure, and weighed the mountains in scales and the hills in a balance?

1 Corinthians 14:29

So let two or three prophets speak [those inspired to preach or teach], while the rest pay attention and weigh and discern what is said.

Jeremiah 32:10

And I signed the deed and sealed it, called witnesses, and weighed out for him the money on the scales.

Isaiah 26:7

The way of the [consistently] righteous (those living in moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relationship of their lives) is level and straight; You, O [Lord], Who are upright, direct aright and make level the path of the [uncompromisingly] just and righteous.

2 Samuel 12:30

And he took the crown of their king [of Malcham] from his head; the weight of it was a talent of gold, and in it were precious stones; and it was set on David's head. And he brought forth exceedingly much spoil from the city.

Matthew 23:4

They tie up heavy loads, hard to bear, and place them on men's shoulders, but they themselves will not lift a finger to help bear them.

Proverbs 27:3

Stone is heavy and sand weighty, but a fool's [unreasoning] wrath is heavier and more intolerable than both of them.

2 Chronicles 3:9

The weight of the nails was fifty shekels of gold. And he lined the upper chambers with gold.

Daniel 5:25

And this is the inscription that was written, mene, mene, tekel, upharsin -- "numbered, numbered, weighed, divisions.

Leviticus 26:26

When I break your staff of bread and cut off your supply of food, ten women shall bake your bread in one oven, and they shall ration your bread and deliver it again by weight; and you shall eat, and not be satisfied.

1 Chronicles 21:25

So David gave to Ornan for the site 600 shekels of gold by weight.

John 19:39

And Nicodemus also, who first had come to Jesus by night, came bringing a mixture of myrrh and aloes, [weighing] about a hundred pounds.

Topics on Weight

Just Weights

20;11;1

A false balance and unrighteous dealings are extremely offensive and shamefully sinful to the Lord, but a just weight is His delight.

Weights And Measures, Distances

1;21;15-16

When the water in the bottle was all gone, Hagar caused the youth to lie down under one of the shrubs.

Weights And Measures, Dry

12;6;25

And a great famine came to Samaria. They besieged it until a donkey's head was sold for eighty shekels of silver, and a fourth of a kab of dove's dung [a wild vegetable] for five shekels of silver.

Weights And Measures, Linear

24;52;21

Concerning the pillars, the height of the one pillar was eighteen cubits (twenty-seven feet), and an ornamental molding of twelve cubits (eighteen feet) went around its circumference; it was four fingers thick, and it [the pillar] was hollow.

Weights And Measures, Liquid

3;14;10

On the eighth day he shall take two he-lambs without blemish and one ewe lamb a year old without blemish, and three-tenths of an ephah of fine flour for a cereal offering, mixed with oil, and one log of oil.

Weights Of Gold

1;24;22

And when the camels had finished drinking, the man took a gold earring or nose ring of half a shekel in weight, and for her hands two bracelets of ten shekels in weight in gold,

Weights Of Other Things

2;30;24

And of cassia 500 shekels, in terms of the sanctuary shekel, and of olive oil a hin.