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56 Bible Verses about Wind

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Exodus 14:21-22

Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea. The Lord drove the sea back with a powerful east wind all that night and turned the sea into dry land. So the waters were divided, and the Israelites went through the sea on dry ground, with the waters like a wall to them on their right and their left.

Psalm 78:26

He made the east wind blow in the skies
and drove the south wind by His might.

Amos 4:13

He is here:
the One who forms the mountains,
creates the wind,
and reveals His thoughts to man,
the One who makes the dawn out of darkness
and strides on the heights of the earth.
Yahweh, the God of Hosts, is His name.

Genesis 8:1

God remembered Noah, as well as all the wildlife and all the livestock that were with him in the ark. God caused a wind to pass over the earth, and the water began to subside.

Exodus 10:13-14

So Moses stretched out his staff over the land of Egypt, and the Lord sent an east wind over the land all that day and through the night. By morning the east wind had brought in the locusts. The locusts went up over the entire land of Egypt and settled on the whole territory of Egypt. Never before had there been such a large number of locusts, and there never will be again.

Exodus 10:19

Then the Lord changed the wind to a strong west wind, and it carried off the locusts and blew them into the Red Sea. Not a single locust was left in all the territory of Egypt.

Numbers 11:31

A wind sent by the Lord came up and blew quail in from the sea; it dropped them at the camp all around, three feet off the ground, about a day’s journey in every direction.

Job 28:25

When God fixed the weight of the wind
and limited the water by measure,

Psalm 135:7

He causes the clouds to rise from the ends of the earth.
He makes lightning for the rain
and brings the wind from His storehouses.

Psalm 148:7-8

Praise the Lord from the earth,
all sea monsters and ocean depths, lightning and hail, snow and cloud,
powerful wind that executes His command,

Isaiah 11:15

The Lord will divide the Gulf of Suez.
He will wave His hand over the Euphrates
with His mighty wind
and will split it into seven streams,
letting people walk through on foot.

Jeremiah 10:13

When He thunders,
the waters in the heavens are in turmoil,
and He causes the clouds to rise
from the ends of the earth.
He makes lightning for the rain
and brings the wind from His storehouses.

Ezekiel 13:13

“So this is what the Lord God says: I will release a windstorm in My wrath. Torrential rain will come in My anger, and hailstones will fall in destructive fury.

Jonah 1:4

Then the Lord hurled a violent wind on the sea, and such a violent storm arose on the sea that the ship threatened to break apart.

Jonah 4:8

As the sun was rising, God appointed a scorching east wind. The sun beat down so much on Jonah’s head that he almost fainted, and he wanted to die. He said, “It’s better for me to die than to live.”

1 Kings 19:11

Then He said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the Lord’s presence.”At that moment, the Lord passed by. A great and mighty wind was tearing at the mountains and was shattering cliffs before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake.

Ezekiel 27:26

Your rowers have brought you
onto the high seas,
but the east wind has shattered you
in the heart of the sea.

Acts 27:13-15

When a gentle south wind sprang up, they thought they had achieved their purpose. They weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete. But not long afterward, a fierce wind called the “northeaster” rushed down from the island. Since the ship was caught and was unable to head into the wind, we gave way to it and were driven along.

Genesis 41:5-6

He fell asleep and dreamed a second time: Seven heads of grain, plump and ripe, came up on one stalk. After them, seven heads of grain, thin and scorched by the east wind, sprouted up.

Job 1:18-19

He was still speaking when another messenger came and reported: “Your sons and daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother’s house. Suddenly a powerful wind swept in from the desert and struck the four corners of the house. It collapsed on the young people so that they died, and I alone have escaped to tell you!”

Job 37:9

The windstorm comes from its chamber,
and the cold from the driving north winds.

Daniel 7:2

Daniel said, “In my vision at night I was watching, and suddenly the four winds of heaven stirred up the great sea.

Matthew 14:24

But the boat was already over a mile from land, battered by the waves, because the wind was against them.

Luke 12:55

And when the south wind is blowing, you say, ‘It’s going to be a scorcher!’ and it is.

John 6:16-18

When evening came, His disciples went down to the sea, got into a boat, and started across the sea to Capernaum. Darkness had already set in, but Jesus had not yet come to them. Then a high wind arose, and the sea began to churn.

James 3:4

And consider ships: Though very large and driven by fierce winds, they are guided by a very small rudder wherever the will of the pilot directs.

Psalm 103:15-16

As for man, his days are like grass—
he blooms like a flower of the field; when the wind passes over it, it vanishes,
and its place is no longer known.

Matthew 7:24-27

“Therefore, everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them will be like a sensible man who built his house on the rock. The rain fell, the rivers rose, and the winds blew and pounded that house. Yet it didn’t collapse, because its foundation was on the rock. But everyone who hears these words of Mine and doesn’t act on them will be like a foolish man who built his house on the sand.read more.
The rain fell, the rivers rose, the winds blew and pounded that house, and it collapsed. And its collapse was great!”

Job 21:17-18

How often is the lamp of the wicked put out?
Does disaster come on them?
Does He apportion destruction in His anger? Are they like straw before the wind,
like chaff a storm sweeps away?

Psalm 1:4

The wicked are not like this;
instead, they are like chaff that the wind blows away.

Psalm 48:7

as You wrecked the ships of Tarshish
with the east wind.

Isaiah 17:13

The nations rage like the raging of many waters.
He rebukes them, and they flee far away,
driven before the wind like chaff on the hills
and like tumbleweeds before a gale.

Isaiah 32:2

Each will be like a shelter from the wind,
a refuge from the rain,
like streams of water in a dry land
and the shade of a massive rock in an arid land.

Jeremiah 4:11-12

“At that time it will be said to this people and to Jerusalem, ‘A searing wind blows from the barren heights in the wilderness on the way to My dear people. It comes not to winnow or to sift; a wind too strong for this comes at My call. Now I will also pronounce judgments against them.’”

Jeremiah 22:22

The wind will take charge of all your shepherds,
and your lovers will go into captivity.
Then you will be ashamed and humiliated
because of all your evil.

Ezekiel 19:12

But it was uprooted in fury,
thrown to the ground,
and the east wind dried up its fruit.
Its strong branches were torn off and dried up;
fire consumed them.

Daniel 2:34-35

As you were watching, a stone broke off without a hand touching it, struck the statue on its feet of iron and fired clay, and crushed them. Then the iron, the fired clay, the bronze, the silver, and the gold were shattered and became like chaff from the summer threshing floors. The wind carried them away, and not a trace of them could be found. But the stone that struck the statue became a great mountain and filled the whole earth.

Hosea 8:7

Indeed, they sow the wind
and reap the whirlwind.
There is no standing grain;
what sprouts fails to yield flour.
Even if they did,
foreigners would swallow it up.

Amos 1:14

Therefore, I will set fire to the walls of Rabbah,
and it will consume its citadels.
There will be shouting on the day of battle
and a violent wind on the day of the storm.

Habakkuk 1:9

All of them come to do violence;
their faces are set in determination.
They gather prisoners like sand.

Revelation 6:12-13

Then I saw Him open the sixth seal. A violent earthquake occurred; the sun turned black like sackcloth made of goat hair; the entire moon became like blood; the stars of heaven fell to the earth as a fig tree drops its unripe figs when shaken by a high wind;

Job 6:26

Do you think that you can disprove my words
or that a despairing man’s words are mere wind?

Proverbs 11:29

The one who brings ruin on his household
will inherit the wind,
and a fool will be a slave
to someone whose heart is wise.

Proverbs 27:15-16

An endless dripping on a rainy day
and a nagging wife are alike. The one who controls her controls the wind
and grasps oil with his right hand.

Isaiah 26:18

We became pregnant, we writhed in pain;
we gave birth to wind.
We have won no victories on earth,
and the earth’s inhabitants have not fallen.

Jeremiah 5:13

The prophets become only wind,
for the Lord’s word is not in them.
This will in fact happen to them.

Hosea 12:1

Ephraim chases the wind
and pursues the east wind.
He continually multiplies lies and violence.
He makes a covenant with Assyria,
and olive oil is carried to Egypt.

From Thematic Bible


Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Wind » Reviving

Ezekiel 37:9-10

He said to me, "Prophesy to the breath, prophesy, son of man. Say to it: This is what the Lord God says: Breath, come from the four winds and breathe into these slain so that they may live!" So I prophesied as He commanded me; the breath entered them, and they came to life and stood on their feet, a vast army.

Ezekiel 37:14

I will put My Spirit in you, and you will live, and I will settle you in your own land. Then you will know that I am Yahweh. I have spoken, and I will do it.” This is the declaration of the Lord.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Wind » Independent

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Wind » Powerful

1 Kings 19:11

Then He said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the Lord’s presence.”At that moment, the Lord passed by. A great and mighty wind was tearing at the mountains and was shattering cliffs before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake.

Acts 2:2

Suddenly a sound like that of a violent rushing wind came from heaven, and it filled the whole house where they were staying.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Wind » Sensible in its effects

natural Life » Is compared to » Wind

Job 7:7

Remember that my life is but a breath.
My eye will never again see anything good.

Meteorology » Wind » Wonderful effects of

Genesis 8:1

God remembered Noah, as well as all the wildlife and all the livestock that were with him in the ark. God caused a wind to pass over the earth, and the water began to subside.

Numbers 11:31

A wind sent by the Lord came up and blew quail in from the sea; it dropped them at the camp all around, three feet off the ground, about a day’s journey in every direction.

Ezekiel 37:9

He said to me, “Prophesy to the breath, prophesy, son of man. Say to it: This is what the Lord God says: Breath, come from the four winds and breathe into these slain so that they may live!”

Jonah 1:4

Then the Lord hurled a violent wind on the sea, and such a violent storm arose on the sea that the ship threatened to break apart.

Exodus 15:10

But You blew with Your breath,
and the sea covered them.
They sank like lead
in the mighty waters.

Meteorology » Wind » East

Job 27:21

An east wind picks him up, and he is gone;
it carries him away from his place.

Hosea 13:15

Although he flourishes among his brothers,
an east wind will come,
a wind from the Lord rising up from the desert.
His water source will fail,
and his spring will run dry.
The wind will plunder the treasury
of every precious item.

Ezekiel 17:10

Even though it is planted, will it flourish?
Won’t it completely wither
when the east wind strikes it?
It will wither on the bed where it sprouted.”

Meteorology » Wind » South

Luke 12:55

And when the south wind is blowing, you say, ‘It’s going to be a scorcher!’ and it is.

Job 37:17

You whose clothes get hot
when the south wind brings calm to the land,

Acts 27:13

When a gentle south wind sprang up, they thought they had achieved their purpose. They weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.

Meteorology » Wind » North

Song of Songs 4:16

W Awaken, north wind—
come, south wind.
Blow on my garden,
and spread the fragrance of its spices.
Let my love come to his garden
and eat its choicest fruits.

Meteorology » Wind » West

Exodus 10:19

Then the Lord changed the wind to a strong west wind, and it carried off the locusts and blew them into the Red Sea. Not a single locust was left in all the territory of Egypt.

Symbols and similitudes » Of the holy spirit » Wind

Song of Songs 4:16

W Awaken, north wind—
come, south wind.
Blow on my garden,
and spread the fragrance of its spices.
Let my love come to his garden
and eat its choicest fruits.

Wind » Violent » Stormy wind

Ezekiel 13:11

therefore, tell those who plaster it that it will fall. Torrential rain will come, and I will send hailstones plunging down, and a windstorm will be released.

Ezekiel 13:13

“So this is what the Lord God says: I will release a windstorm in My wrath. Torrential rain will come in My anger, and hailstones will fall in destructive fury.

Wind » Movement of the leaves of trees, &c by, noticed

Isaiah 7:2

When it became known to the house of David that Aram had occupied Ephraim, the heart of Ahaz and the hearts of his people trembled like trees of a forest shaking in the wind.

Revelation 6:13

the stars of heaven fell to the earth as a fig tree drops its unripe figs when shaken by a high wind;

Matthew 11:7

As these men went away, Jesus began to speak to the crowds about John: “What did you go out into the wilderness to see? A reed swaying in the wind?

Wind » Illustrative » (when destructive,) of the judgments of God

Isaiah 29:6

you will be visited by the Lord of Hosts
with thunder, earthquake, and loud noise,
storm, tempest, and a flame of consuming fire.

Isaiah 41:16

You will winnow them
and a wind will carry them away,
a gale will scatter them.
But you will rejoice in the Lord;
you will boast in the Holy One of Israel.

Isaiah 27:8

You disputed with her
by banishing and driving her away.
He removed her with His severe storm
on the day of the east wind.

Wind » Mentioned in scripture » East

Job 27:21

An east wind picks him up, and he is gone;
it carries him away from his place.

Hosea 13:15

Although he flourishes among his brothers,
an east wind will come,
a wind from the Lord rising up from the desert.
His water source will fail,
and his spring will run dry.
The wind will plunder the treasury
of every precious item.

Ezekiel 17:10

Even though it is planted, will it flourish?
Won’t it completely wither
when the east wind strikes it?
It will wither on the bed where it sprouted.”

Wind » East wind

Job 27:21

An east wind picks him up, and he is gone;
it carries him away from his place.

Hosea 13:15

Although he flourishes among his brothers,
an east wind will come,
a wind from the Lord rising up from the desert.
His water source will fail,
and his spring will run dry.
The wind will plunder the treasury
of every precious item.

Ezekiel 17:10

Even though it is planted, will it flourish?
Won’t it completely wither
when the east wind strikes it?
It will wither on the bed where it sprouted.”

Wind » Ruled

Mark 4:39

He got up, rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, “Silence! Be still!” The wind ceased, and there was a great calm.

Proverbs 30:4

Who has gone up to heaven and come down?
Who has gathered the wind in His hands?
Who has bound up the waters in a cloak?
Who has established all the ends of the earth?
What is His name,
and what is the name of His Son—
if you know?

Wind » Mentioned in scripture » North

Song of Songs 4:16

W Awaken, north wind—
come, south wind.
Blow on my garden,
and spread the fragrance of its spices.
Let my love come to his garden
and eat its choicest fruits.

Wind » Tempestuous » Drives about the largest ships

Acts 27:18

Because we were being severely battered by the storm, they began to jettison the cargo the next day.

James 3:4

And consider ships: Though very large and driven by fierce winds, they are guided by a very small rudder wherever the will of the pilot directs.

Matthew 14:24

But the boat was already over a mile from land, battered by the waves, because the wind was against them.

Wind » South wind

Luke 12:55

And when the south wind is blowing, you say, ‘It’s going to be a scorcher!’ and it is.

Job 37:17

You whose clothes get hot
when the south wind brings calm to the land,

Acts 27:13

When a gentle south wind sprang up, they thought they had achieved their purpose. They weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.

Wind » Illustrative » Of the operations of the holy spirit

Ezekiel 37:9

He said to me, “Prophesy to the breath, prophesy, son of man. Say to it: This is what the Lord God says: Breath, come from the four winds and breathe into these slain so that they may live!”

Acts 2:2

Suddenly a sound like that of a violent rushing wind came from heaven, and it filled the whole house where they were staying.

Wind » Violent » Tempest

Jonah 1:4

Then the Lord hurled a violent wind on the sea, and such a violent storm arose on the sea that the ship threatened to break apart.

Job 27:20

Terrors overtake him like a flood;
a storm wind sweeps him away at night.

Job 9:17

He batters me with a whirlwind
and multiplies my wounds without cause.

Wind » Frequently brings rain

1 Kings 18:44-45

On the seventh time, he reported, "There's a cloud as small as a man's hand coming from the sea." Then Elijah said, "Go and tell Ahab, 'Get [your chariot] ready and go down so the rain doesn't stop you.' " In a little while, the sky grew dark with clouds and wind, and there was a downpour. So Ahab got in [his chariot] and went to Jezreel.

2 Kings 3:17

For the Lord says, ‘You will not see wind or rain, but the wadi will be filled with water, and you will drink—you and your cattle and your animals.’

Wind » Figurative » Of the judgments of God

Hosea 13:15

Although he flourishes among his brothers,
an east wind will come,
a wind from the Lord rising up from the desert.
His water source will fail,
and his spring will run dry.
The wind will plunder the treasury
of every precious item.

Matthew 7:25

The rain fell, the rivers rose, and the winds blew and pounded that house. Yet it didn’t collapse, because its foundation was on the rock.

Jeremiah 22:22

The wind will take charge of all your shepherds,
and your lovers will go into captivity.
Then you will be ashamed and humiliated
because of all your evil.

Wind » Miracles connected with » Calmed by Christ

Wind » Mentioned in scripture » The simoom or pestilential wind

2 Kings 19:35

That night the angel of the Lord went out and struck down 185,000 in the camp of the Assyrians. When the people got up the next morning—there were all the dead bodies!

2 Kings 19:7

I am about to put a spirit in him, and he will hear a rumor and return to his own land where I will cause him to fall by the sword.’”

Wind » God » Brings forth, out of his treasuries

Jeremiah 10:13

When He thunders,
the waters in the heavens are in turmoil,
and He causes the clouds to rise
from the ends of the earth.
He makes lightning for the rain
and brings the wind from His storehouses.

Psalm 135:7

He causes the clouds to rise from the ends of the earth.
He makes lightning for the rain
and brings the wind from His storehouses.

Wind » God » Assuages

Wind » Violent » Mighty wind

Acts 2:2

Suddenly a sound like that of a violent rushing wind came from heaven, and it filled the whole house where they were staying.

Revelation 6:13

the stars of heaven fell to the earth as a fig tree drops its unripe figs when shaken by a high wind;

Wind » Drying nature of

Genesis 8:1

God remembered Noah, as well as all the wildlife and all the livestock that were with him in the ark. God caused a wind to pass over the earth, and the water began to subside.

Isaiah 11:15

The Lord will divide the Gulf of Suez.
He will wave His hand over the Euphrates
with His mighty wind
and will split it into seven streams,
letting people walk through on foot.

Wind » Often blighting

Psalm 103:16

when the wind passes over it, it vanishes,
and its place is no longer known.

Isaiah 40:7

The grass withers, the flowers fade
when the breath of the Lord blows on them;
indeed, the people are grass.

Wind » Purifying nature of

Jeremiah 4:11

“At that time it will be said to this people and to Jerusalem, ‘A searing wind blows from the barren heights in the wilderness on the way to My dear people. It comes not to winnow or to sift;

Job 37:21

Now men cannot even look at the sun
when it is in the skies,
after a wind has swept through and cleared them away.

Wind » Tempestuous » Raises the sea in waves

John 6:18

Then a high wind arose, and the sea began to churn.

Wind » God » Restrains

Job 28:25

When God fixed the weight of the wind
and limited the water by measure,

Wind » God » Raises

Jonah 4:8

As the sun was rising, God appointed a scorching east wind. The sun beat down so much on Jonah’s head that he almost fainted, and he wanted to die. He said, “It’s better for me to die than to live.”

Wind » Violent » storm

Job 21:18

Are they like straw before the wind,
like chaff a storm sweeps away?

Psalm 83:15

so pursue them with Your tempest
and terrify them with Your storm.

Wind » Tempestuous » Destroys houses

Job 1:19

Suddenly a powerful wind swept in from the desert and struck the four corners of the house. It collapsed on the young people so that they died, and I alone have escaped to tell you!”

Matthew 7:27

The rain fell, the rivers rose, the winds blew and pounded that house, and it collapsed. And its collapse was great!”

Wind » Mentioned in scripture » South

Luke 12:55

And when the south wind is blowing, you say, ‘It’s going to be a scorcher!’ and it is.

Job 37:17

You whose clothes get hot
when the south wind brings calm to the land,

Wind » Illustrative » (chaff or stubble before,) of the wicked

Job 21:18

Are they like straw before the wind,
like chaff a storm sweeps away?

Psalm 1:4

The wicked are not like this;
instead, they are like chaff that the wind blows away.

Wind » North wind

Song of Songs 4:16

W Awaken, north wind—
come, south wind.
Blow on my garden,
and spread the fragrance of its spices.
Let my love come to his garden
and eat its choicest fruits.

Wind » East » In canaan

Hosea 13:15

Although he flourishes among his brothers,
an east wind will come,
a wind from the Lord rising up from the desert.
His water source will fail,
and his spring will run dry.
The wind will plunder the treasury
of every precious item.

Luke 12:55

And when the south wind is blowing, you say, ‘It’s going to be a scorcher!’ and it is.

Wind » Variable nature of

Ecclesiastes 1:6

Gusting to the south,
turning to the north,
turning, turning, goes the wind,
and the wind returns in its cycles.

Wind » Illustrative » (without rain,) of one who boasts of a false gift

Wind » Illustrative » Of false doctrines

Wind » From the north drives away rain

Wind » Miracles connected with » Rocks and mountains rent by

1 Kings 19:11

Then He said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the Lord’s presence.”At that moment, the Lord passed by. A great and mighty wind was tearing at the mountains and was shattering cliffs before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake.

Wind » Miracles connected with » Quails brought by

Numbers 11:31

A wind sent by the Lord came up and blew quail in from the sea; it dropped them at the camp all around, three feet off the ground, about a day’s journey in every direction.

Wind » Violent » Great and strong wind

1 Kings 19:11

Then He said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the Lord’s presence.”At that moment, the Lord passed by. A great and mighty wind was tearing at the mountains and was shattering cliffs before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake.

Wind » God » Gathers, in his hand

Proverbs 30:4

Who has gone up to heaven and come down?
Who has gathered the wind in His hands?
Who has bound up the waters in a cloak?
Who has established all the ends of the earth?
What is His name,
and what is the name of His Son—
if you know?

Wind » Miracles connected with » Locusts brought by

Exodus 10:13

So Moses stretched out his staff over the land of Egypt, and the Lord sent an east wind over the land all that day and through the night. By morning the east wind had brought in the locusts.

Wind » Miracles connected with » Locusts removed by

Exodus 10:19

Then the Lord changed the wind to a strong west wind, and it carried off the locusts and blew them into the Red Sea. Not a single locust was left in all the territory of Egypt.

Wind » Miracles connected with » Red sea divided by

Exodus 14:21

Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea. The Lord drove the sea back with a powerful east wind all that night and turned the sea into dry land. So the waters were divided,

Wind » Mentioned in scripture » West

Exodus 10:19

Then the Lord changed the wind to a strong west wind, and it carried off the locusts and blew them into the Red Sea. Not a single locust was left in all the territory of Egypt.

Wind » Illustrative » (bringing forth,) of disappointed expectations

Isaiah 26:18

We became pregnant, we writhed in pain;
we gave birth to wind.
We have won no victories on earth,
and the earth’s inhabitants have not fallen.

Wind » Illustrative » Of molten images

Isaiah 41:29

Look, all of them are a delusion;
their works are nonexistent;
their images are wind and emptiness.

Wind » West wind

Exodus 10:19

Then the Lord changed the wind to a strong west wind, and it carried off the locusts and blew them into the Red Sea. Not a single locust was left in all the territory of Egypt.

Wind » Violent » Rough wind

Isaiah 27:8

You disputed with her
by banishing and driving her away.
He removed her with His severe storm
on the day of the east wind.

Wind » Illustrative » Of iniquity which leads to destruction

Wind » God » Changes

Psalm 78:26

He made the east wind blow in the skies
and drove the south wind by His might.

Wind » Blasting

2 Kings 19:35

That night the angel of the Lord went out and struck down 185,000 in the camp of the Assyrians. When the people got up the next morning—there were all the dead bodies!

2 Kings 19:7

I am about to put a spirit in him, and he will hear a rumor and return to his own land where I will cause him to fall by the sword.’”

Wind » Accomplishes the purposes of God

Wind » Miracles connected with » Calmed by casting out jonah

Wind » Mentioned in scripture » Euroclydon

Acts 27:14

But not long afterward, a fierce wind called the “northeaster” rushed down from the island.

Wind » Violent » Windy storm

Psalm 55:8

I would hurry to my shelter
from the raging wind and the storm.”

Wind » Illustrative » (feeding upon,) of vain hopes

Hosea 12:1

Ephraim chases the wind
and pursues the east wind.
He continually multiplies lies and violence.
He makes a covenant with Assyria,
and olive oil is carried to Egypt.

Wind » South » Soothing

Job 37:17

You whose clothes get hot
when the south wind brings calm to the land,

Wind » South » Purifying

Job 37:21

Now men cannot even look at the sun
when it is in the skies,
after a wind has swept through and cleared them away.

Wind » East » In the valley of the euphrates river

Ezekiel 19:12

But it was uprooted in fury,
thrown to the ground,
and the east wind dried up its fruit.
Its strong branches were torn off and dried up;
fire consumed them.

Wind » East » Tempestuous in the land of uz

Job 27:21

An east wind picks him up, and he is gone;
it carries him away from his place.

Wind » Miracles connected with » Raises on account of jonah

Jonah 1:4

Then the Lord hurled a violent wind on the sea, and such a violent storm arose on the sea that the ship threatened to break apart.

Wind » Violent » Fierce wind

James 3:4

And consider ships: Though very large and driven by fierce winds, they are guided by a very small rudder wherever the will of the pilot directs.

Wind » Illustrative » Of terrors which pursue the soul

Job 30:15

Terrors are turned loose against me;
they chase my dignity away like the wind,
and my prosperity has passed by like a cloud.

Wind » Illustrative » (sowing,) of a course of sin

Hosea 8:7

Indeed, they sow the wind
and reap the whirlwind.
There is no standing grain;
what sprouts fails to yield flour.
Even if they did,
foreigners would swallow it up.

Wind » God » Created

Amos 4:13

He is here:
the One who forms the mountains,
creates the wind,
and reveals His thoughts to man,
the One who makes the dawn out of darkness
and strides on the heights of the earth.
Yahweh, the God of Hosts, is His name.

Wind » Figurative » Of heresy

Wind » North » Free from humidity in canaan

Wind » South » Tempestuous

Job 37:9

The windstorm comes from its chamber,
and the cold from the driving north winds.

Wind » West » Took away the plague of locusts from the land of egypt

Exodus 10:19

Then the Lord changed the wind to a strong west wind, and it carried off the locusts and blew them into the Red Sea. Not a single locust was left in all the territory of Egypt.

Wind » Mentioned in scripture » The whirlwind

Job 37:9

The windstorm comes from its chamber,
and the cold from the driving north winds.

Wind » Illustrative » Of the speeches of the desperate

Job 6:26

Do you think that you can disprove my words
or that a despairing man’s words are mere wind?

Wind » Theory of, above man's comprehension

Wind » Figurative » Of the spirit

Wind » East » Hot and blasting in egypt

Genesis 41:6

After them, seven heads of grain, thin and scorched by the east wind, sprouted up.

Wind » East » At the city of nineveh

Jonah 4:8

As the sun was rising, God appointed a scorching east wind. The sun beat down so much on Jonah’s head that he almost fainted, and he wanted to die. He said, “It’s better for me to die than to live.”

Wind » Illustrative » Of the life of man

Job 7:7

Remember that my life is but a breath.
My eye will never again see anything good.

Wind » Figurative

Hosea 4:19

A wind with its wings will carry them off,
and they will be ashamed of their sacrifices.

Topics on Wind

Four Winds

26;37;9

He said to me, “Prophesy to the breath, prophesy, son of man. Say to it: This is what the Lord God says: Breath, come from the four winds and breathe into these slain so that they may live!”

God Dispensing Wind

30;4;13

He is here:
the One who forms the mountains,
creates the wind,
and reveals His thoughts to man,
the One who makes the dawn out of darkness
and strides on the heights of the earth.
Yahweh, the God of Hosts, is His name.

God In The Wind

10;22;11

He rode on a cherub and flew,
soaring on the wings of the wind.

No Winds

12;3;17

For the Lord says, ‘You will not see wind or rain, but the wadi will be filled with water, and you will drink—you and your cattle and your animals.’

The Holy Spirit Described As The Wind

44;2;2

Suddenly a sound like that of a violent rushing wind came from heaven, and it filled the whole house where they were staying.

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