'Dig' in the Bible
And if a man shall open a pit, or if a man shall dig a pit and not cover it, and an ox or an ass fall therein,
a land wherein thou shalt eat bread without scarceness, thou shalt not lack anything in it; a land whose stones are iron, and out of whose hills thou mayest dig copper.
and thou shalt have a paddle among thy weapons; and it shall be, when thou sittest down abroad, thou shalt dig therewith, and shalt turn back and cover that which cometh from thee:
Who long for death, but it cometh not, And dig for it more than for hid treasures;
In the dark they dig through houses: They shut themselves up in the day-time; They know not the light.
Then said he unto me, Son of man, dig now in the wall: and when I had digged in the wall, behold, a door.
Dig thou through the wall in their sight, and carry out thereby.
And the prince that is among them shall bear upon his shoulder in the dark, and shall go forth: they shall dig through the wall to carry out thereby: he shall cover his face, because he shall not see the land with his eyes.
Though they dig into Sheol, thence shall my hand take them; and though they climb up to heaven, thence will I bring them down.
And he answering saith unto him, Lord, let it alone this year also, till I shall dig about it, and dung it:
And the steward said within himself, What shall I do, seeing that my lord taketh away the stewardship from me? I have not strength to dig; to beg I am ashamed.
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