'Dig' in the Bible
And if a man open a pit, or if a man dig a pit, and do not cover it, and an ox or an ass fall into it,
a land wherein thou shalt eat bread without scarceness, where thou shalt lack nothing; a land whose stones are iron, and out of whose mountains thou wilt dig copper.
And thou shalt have a shovel amongst thy weapons, and it shall be, when thou sittest down abroad, thou shalt dig therewith, and shalt turn back and cover that which is come from thee.
Who long for death, and it cometh not, and dig for it more than for hidden treasures;
Yea, ye overwhelm the fatherless, and dig a pit for your friend.
In the dark they dig through houses; by day they shut themselves in; they know not the light:
And he said unto me, Son of man, dig now through the wall; and I digged through the wall, and 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, that he see not the land with his eyes.
Though they dig into Sheol, thence shall my hand take them; and though they climb up to the heavens, thence will I bring them down;
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust spoils, and where thieves dig through and steal;
but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust spoils, and where thieves do not dig through nor steal;
But he answering says to him, Sir, let it alone for this year also, until I shall dig about it and put dung,
And the steward said within himself, What shall I do; for my lord is taking the stewardship from me? I am not able to dig; I am ashamed to beg.
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