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Deuteronomy 25:15

A perfect and just weight shalt thou have; a perfect and just ephah shalt thou have; that thy days may be prolonged in the land that Jehovah thy God giveth thee.

Daniel 5:27

TEKEL, Thou art weighed in the balances, and art found wanting;

Ezekiel 4:16

And he said unto me, Son of man, behold, I break the staff of bread in Jerusalem; and they shall eat bread by weight, and with anxiety; and they shall drink water by measure, and with astonishment:

Job 28:25

In making a weight for the wind, and meting out the waters by measure,

Ezekiel 4:10

And thy meat which thou shalt eat shall be by weight, twenty shekels a day: from time to time shalt thou eat it.

Job 31:6

(Let me be weighed in an even balance, and +God will take knowledge of my blamelessness;)

Numbers 7:55

His offering was one silver dish of the weight of a hundred and thirty shekels, one silver bowl of seventy shekels, according to the shekel of the sanctuary, both of them full of fine flour mingled with oil for an oblation;

Luke 11:46

And he said, To you also woe, doctors of the law, for ye lay upon men burdens heavy to bear, and yourselves do not touch the burdens with one of your fingers.

Revelation 16:21

and a great hail, as of a talent weight, comes down out of the heaven upon men; and men blasphemed God because of the plague of hail, for the plague of it is exceeding great.

Zechariah 5:8

And he said, This is Wickedness: and he cast her into the midst of the ephah; and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth thereof.

Leviticus 19:36

just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin shall ye have: I am Jehovah your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt.

2 Samuel 14:26

And when he shaved his head (for it was at every year's end that he shaved it, because it was heavy on him, therefore he shaved it), he weighed the hair of his head at two hundred shekels after the king's weight.

Job 26:8

He bindeth up the waters in his thick clouds, and the cloud is not rent under them.

Job 28:15

Choice gold cannot be given for it, nor silver be weighed for its price.

1 Samuel 2:3

Do not multiply your words of pride, let not vain-glory come out of your mouth; For Jehovah is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed.

1 Kings 10:14

And the weight of gold that came to Solomon in one year was six hundred and sixty-six talents of gold,

Lamentations 4:2

The sons of Zion, so precious, comparable to fine gold, how are they esteemed as earthen pitchers, the work of the hands of the potter!

Isaiah 40:12

Who hath measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and meted out the heavens with his span, and grasped the dust of the earth in a measure, and weighed the mountains in a balance, and the hills in scales?

Jeremiah 32:10

And I subscribed the writing, and sealed it, and took witnesses, and weighed the money in the balances.

Isaiah 26:7

The way of the just is uprightness: thou, the Upright, dost make the path of the just even.

2 Samuel 12:30

And he took the crown of their king from off his head, the weight of which was a talent of gold with the precious stones; and it was set on David's head; and he brought forth the spoil of the city in great abundance.

Matthew 23:4

but bind burdens heavy and hard to bear, and lay them on the shoulders of men, but will not move them with their finger.

2 Chronicles 3:9

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

Daniel 5:25

And this is the writing that is written: MENE, MENE, TEKEL, UPHARSIN.

Leviticus 26:26

When I break the staff of your bread, ten women shall bake your bread in one oven, and shall deliver you the bread again by weight; and ye shall eat, and not be satisfied.

1 Chronicles 21:25

And David gave to Ornan for the place in shekels of gold the weight of six hundred shekels.

John 19:39

And Nicodemus also, who at first came to Jesus by night, came, bringing a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about a hundred pounds weight.

Topics on Weight

Just Weights


A false balance is an abomination to Jehovah; but a just weight is his delight.

Weights And Measures, Distances


And the water was exhausted from the flask; and she cast the child under one of the shrubs,

Weights And Measures, Dry


And there was a great famine in Samaria; and behold, they besieged it, until an ass's head was worth eighty silver-pieces, and the fourth part of a cab of dove's dung five silver-pieces.

Weights And Measures, Linear


And as to the pillars: the height of one pillar was eighteen cubits, and a line of twelve cubits encompassed it; and the thickness thereof was four fingers: it was hollow.

Weights And Measures, Liquid


And on the eighth day he shall take two he-lambs without blemish, and one yearling ewe-lamb without blemish, and three tenth parts of fine flour mingled with oil, for an oblation, and one log of oil.

Weights Of Gold


And it came to pass when the camels had drunk enough, that the man took a gold ring, of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands, ten shekels weight of gold,

Weights Of Other Things


and of cassia five hundred, after the shekel of the sanctuary, and of olive oil a hin;