'Abundance' in the Bible
May God give to you—from the dew of the skyand from the richness of the land—an abundance of grain and new wine.
Seven years of great abundance are coming throughout the land of Egypt.
After them, seven years of famine will take place, and all the abundance in the land of Egypt will be forgotten. The famine will devastate the land.
The abundance in the land will not be remembered because of the famine that follows it, for the famine will be very severe.
Let Pharaoh do this: Let him appoint overseers over the land and take a fifth of the harvest of the land of Egypt during the seven years of abundance.
During the seven years of abundance the land produced outstanding harvests.
So Joseph stored up grain in such abundance—like the sand of the sea—that he stopped measuring it because it was beyond measure.
Then the seven years of abundance in the land of Egypt came to an end,
Because you didn’t serve the Lord your God with joy and a cheerful heart, even though you had an abundance of everything,
She came to Jerusalem with a very large entourage, with camels bearing spices, gold in great abundance, and precious stones. She came to Solomon and spoke to him about everything that was on her mind.
The following day they offered sacrifices to the Lord and burnt offerings to the Lord: 1,000 bulls, 1,000 rams, and 1,000 lambs, along with their drink offerings, and sacrifices in abundance for all Israel.
to prepare logs for me in abundance because the temple I am building will be great and wonderful.
Solomon made all these utensils in such great abundance that the weight of the bronze was not determined.
The queen of Sheba heard of Solomon’s fame, so she came to test Solomon with difficult questions at Jerusalem with a very large entourage, with camels bearing spices, gold in abundance, and precious stones. She came to Solomon and spoke with him about everything that was on her mind.
So the Lord established the kingdom in his hand. Then all Judah brought him tribute, and he had riches and honor in abundance.
Now Jehoshaphat had riches and honor in abundance, and he made an alliance with Ahab through marriage.
Then Jehoshaphat and his people went to gather the plunder. They found among them an abundance of goods on the bodies and valuable items. So they stripped them until nobody could carry any more. They were gathering the plunder for three days because there was so much.
Whenever the chest was brought by the Levites to the king’s overseers, and when they saw that there was a large amount of money, the king’s secretary and the high priest’s deputy came and emptied the chest, picked it up, and returned it to its place. They did this daily and gathered the money in abundance.
Azariah, the chief priest of the household of Zadok, answered him, “Since they began bringing the offering to the Lord’s temple, we eat and are satisfied and there is plenty left over because the Lord has blessed His people; this abundance is what is left over.”
Then Hezekiah strengthened his position by rebuilding the entire broken-down wall and heightening the towers and the other outside wall. He repaired the supporting terraces of the city of David, and made an abundance of weapons and shields.
He made cities for himself, and he acquired herds of sheep and cattle in abundance, for God gave him abundant possessions.
Each day, one ox, six choice sheep, and some fowl were prepared for me. An abundance of all kinds of wine was provided every 10 days. But I didn’t demand the food allotted to the governor, because the burden on the people was so heavy.
They captured fortified cities and fertile landand took possession of well-supplied houses,cisterns cut out of rock, vineyards,olive groves, and fruit trees in abundance.They ate, were filled,became prosperous, and delighted in Your great goodness.
For He judges the nations with these;He gives food in abundance.
But I enter Your houseby the abundance of Your faithful love;I bow down toward Your holy templein reverential awe of You.
They are more desirable than gold—than an abundance of pure gold;and sweeter than honey,which comes from the honeycomb.
They are filled from the abundance of Your house;You let them drink from Your refreshing stream,
The little that the righteous man has is betterthan the abundance of many wicked people.
“Here is the manwho would not make God his refuge,but trusted in the abundance of his riches,taking refuge in his destructive behavior.”
You let men ride over our heads;we went through fire and water,but You brought us out to abundance.
remembered His covenant with them,and relented according to the richesof His faithful love.
Israel, put your hope in the Lord.For there is faithful love with the Lord,and with Him is redemption in abundance.
The sleep of the worker is sweet, whether he eats little or much, but the abundance of the rich permits him no sleep.
I will make known the Lord’s faithful loveand the Lord’s praiseworthy acts,because of all the Lord has done for us—even the many good thingsHe has done for the house of Israeland has done for them based on His compassionand the abundance of His faithful love.
I will refresh the priests with an abundance,and My people will be satisfied with My goodness.This is the Lord’s declaration.
Yet I will certainly bring health and healing to it and will indeed heal them. I will let them experience the abundance of peace and truth.
Through the abundance of your trade,you were filled with violence, and you sinned.So I expelled you in disgracefrom the mountain of God,and banished you, guardian cherub,from among the fiery stones.
“Plunder the silver! Plunder the gold!”There is no end to the treasure,an abundance of every precious thing.
Judah will also fight at Jerusalem, and the wealth of all the surrounding nations will be collected: gold, silver, and clothing in great abundance.
He then told them, “Watch out and be on guard against all greed because one’s life is not in the abundance of his possessions.”
A thief comes only to steal and to kill and to destroy. I have come so that they may have life and have it in abundance.
During a severe testing by affliction, their abundance of joy and their deep poverty overflowed into the wealth of their generosity.
at the present time your surplus is available for their need, so their abundance may also become available for our need, so there may be equality.
I know both how to have a little, and I know how to have a lot. In any and all circumstances I have learned the secret of being content—whether well fed or hungry, whether in abundance or in need.
But I have received everything in full, and I have an abundance. I am fully supplied, having received from Epaphroditus what you provided—a fragrant offering, an acceptable sacrifice, pleasing to God.