'Arrows' in the Bible
so go find your weapons, take your bow and arrows, go outside, and hunt some game for me.
God is bringing them out of Egypt with the strength of an ox. He'll devour enemy nations, break their bones, and impale them with arrows.
I'll bury them in misfortunes and bring them to an end with my arrows.
I'll make my arrows drunk with blood. My sword will devour flesh, along with the blood of the slain, and I'll take their enemy leaders captive.'
I'll shoot three arrows to the side of the rock as though I were shooting at a target.
Then I'll send a servant, saying, "Go, find the arrows.' If I specifically say to the servant, "Look, the arrows are on this side of you, get them,' then come out because it's safe for you, and, as surely as the LORD lives, there is no danger.
But if I say this to the young man: "Look, the arrows are beyond you,' then go, for the LORD has sent you away.
Jonathan told his servant, "Run, find the arrows that I'm shooting." As the servant ran, Jonathan shot the arrow beyond him.
He launched his arrows and scattered them his lightning routed them.
Elisha told him, "Pick up a bow and some arrows." So he picked up a bow and some arrows.
After this Elisha said, "Pick up the arrows." So the king picked them up. Then Elisha told the king of Israel, "Strike the ground!" So he struck it three times and then stood still.
Equipped as archers, they could use both their right and left hands to shoot arrows and hurl stones. As descendants of Benjamin, they were Saul's relatives.
He also had various siege engines built by skilled designers and placed them on the towers and on the corner ramparts that could fire arrows and very large stones. His reputation spread far and wide, and he was marvelously assisted until he grew very strong.
"The arrows of the Almighty have pierced me; my spirit absorbs their poison; God's terrors have been arranged just for me!
A quiver of arrows rattles against his side, along with a flashing spear and a lance.
Arrows won't make him flee; stones from a sling are only pebbles to him.
He prepares weapons of death for himself, he makes his arrows into fiery shafts.
He shot his arrows and scattered them; with many lightning bolts he frightened them.
because your arrows have sunk deep into me, and your hand has come down hard on me.
Your arrows are sharpened to penetrate the hearts of the king's enemies. People will fall under you.
I am surrounded by lions. I lie down with those who burn with fire that is, with people whose teeth are like spears and arrows whose tongues are like sharp swords.
May they flow away like rain water that runs off, may they become like someone who shoots broken arrows.
who sharpen their tongues like swords, and aim their bitter words like arrows,
There he shattered sharp arrows, shields, swords, and weapons of war. Interlude
As arrows in the hand of a warrior, so also are children born during one's youth.
Send forth lightning and scatter the enemy, shoot your arrows and confuse them.
Like the maniac who shoots fiery darts and deadly arrows
Their arrows are sharp, all their bows ready for action. Their horses' hooves seem like flint, and their chariot wheels spin like a whirlwind.
"People will come there armed with bows and arrows, because the entire land will be nothing but briers and thorns.
Indeed, I'm going to stir up and bring against Babylon a great company of nations from the land of the north. They'll deploy for battle against her, and from there she will be captured. Their arrows will be like a skilled warrior; they won't miss their targets.
Deploy the troops all around Babylon. All who bend the bow, shoot at her and spare no arrows, for she has sinned against the LORD.
Sharpen the arrows, fill the quivers! The LORD has stirred up the spirit of the kings of the Medes he has decided to destroy Babylon. Indeed, it's the LORD's vengeance, vengeance for his Temple.
He caused his war arrows to pierce my vital organs.
I'll send arrows of severe famine in their direction, meant for destruction, which I'll shoot, intending to destroy them. I'll make you have more and more famines that will attack you, and I'll disrupt your source of food.
"Meanwhile, Babylon's king is standing at the fork of the road, where he can head in either of two directions, and that's where he is practicing divination. Shaking his arrows, he's asking questions of his teraphim while he examines livers.
There I will strike your bow from your left hand and your arrows from your right, causing your fall.
"After all this happens, the people who live in the cities of Israel will be kindling fires for seven years, using small shields, large shields, bows, arrows, clubs, personal weapons, and spears to do so.
Your bow was exposed, and your arrows targeted by command. Interlude You split the earth with rivers.
The sun and moon stand still in their orbits; at the glint of your arrows they speed along, even at the gleam of your flashing spear.
In addition to having clothed yourselves with these things, having taken up the shield of faith, with which you will be able to put out all the flaming arrows of the evil one,