'Divide' in the Bible
As for you, lift up your staff, stretch out your hand over the sea, and divide it so that the Israelites can go through the sea on dry ground.
The enemy said:“I will pursue, I will overtake,I will divide the spoil.My desire will be gratified at their expense.I will draw my sword;my hand will destroy them.”
“When a man’s ox injures his neighbor’s ox and it dies, they must sell the live ox and divide its proceeds; they must also divide the dead animal.
Then divide the captives between the troops who went out to war and the entire community.
You are to determine the distances and divide the land the Lord your God is granting you as an inheritance into three regions, so that anyone who commits manslaughter can flee to these cities.
Therefore, divide this land as an inheritance to the nine tribes and half the tribe of Manasseh.”
Then they are to divide it into seven portions. Judah is to remain in its territory in the south and Joseph’s family in their territory in the north.
The king said to him, “Why keep on speaking about these matters of yours? I hereby declare: you and Ziba are to divide the land.”
he may heap it up, but the righteous will wear it,and the innocent will divide up his silver.
Will traders bargain for himor divide him among the merchants?
God has spoken in His sanctuary:“I will triumph! I will divide up Shechem.I will apportion the Valley of Succoth.
God has spoken in His sanctuary:“I will triumph!I will divide up Shechem.I will apportion the Valley of Succoth.
Better to be lowly of spirit with the humblethan to divide plunder with the proud.
The Lord will divide the Gulf of Suez.He will wave His hand over the Euphrateswith His mighty windand will split it into seven streams,letting people walk through on foot.
“Now you, son of man, take a sharp sword, use it as you would a barber’s razor, and shave your head and beard. Then take a set of scales and divide the hair.
“When you divide the land by lot as an inheritance, you must set aside a donation to the Lord, a holy portion of the land, 8⅓ miles long and 6⅔ miles wide. This entire tract of land will be holy.
This is what the Lord God says: “This is the border you will use to divide the land as an inheritance for the 12 tribes of Israel. Joseph will receive two shares.
“You are to divide this land among yourselves according to the tribes of Israel.
Therefore, there will be no onein the assembly of the Lordto divide the land by casting lots.
Someone from the crowd said to Him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.”
For the word of God is living and effective and sharper than any double-edged sword, penetrating as far as the separation of soul and spirit, joints and marrow. It is able to judge the ideas and thoughts of the heart.