57 occurrences

'Feed' in the Bible

[Laban] said, What shall I give you? And Jacob said, You shall not give me anything, if you will do this one thing for me [of which I am about to tell you], and I will again feed and take care of your flock.

Joseph's brothers went to shepherd and feed their father's flock near Shechem.

And no man shall come up with you, neither let any man be seen throughout all the mountain; neither let flocks or herds feed before that mountain.

But David went back and forth from Saul to feed his father's sheep at Bethlehem.

In times past, when Saul was king over us, it was you who led out and brought in Israel. And the Lord told you, You shall feed My people Israel and be prince over [them].

You shall drink of the brook, and I have commanded the ravens to feed you there.

And say, The king says, Put this fellow in prison and feed him with bread and water of affliction until I come in peace.

Wherever I have walked with all Israel, did I say a word to any of the judges of Israel whom I commanded to feed My people, saying, Why have you not built Me a house of cedar?

And say, Thus says the king: Put this fellow in prison and feed him with bread and water of affliction until I return in peace.

The womb shall forget him, the worm shall feed sweetly on him; he shall be no more remembered, and unrighteousness shall be broken like a tree [which cannot be healed].

Trust (lean on, rely on, and be confident) in the Lord and do good; so shall you dwell in the land and feed surely on His faithfulness, and truly you shall be fed.

[God] would feed [Israel now] also with the finest of the wheat; and with honey out of the rock would I satisfy you.

The lips of the [uncompromisingly] righteous feed and guide many, but fools die for want of understanding and heart.

Your two breasts are like two fawns, like twins of a gazelle that feed among the lilies.

[She replied] My beloved has gone down to his garden, to the beds of spices, to feed in the gardens and to gather lilies.

Then shall the lambs feed [among the ruins] as in their own pasture, and [among] the desolate places of the [exiled] rich shall sojourners and aliens eat.

And the cow and the bear shall feed side by side, their young shall lie down together, and the lion shall eat straw like the ox.

And the firstborn of the poor and the poorest of the poor [of Judah] shall feed on My meadows, and the needy will lie down in safety; but I will kill your root with famine, and your remnant shall be slain.

Then will He give you rain for the seed with which you sow the soil, and bread grain from the produce of the ground, and it will be rich and plentiful. In that day your cattle will feed in large pastures.

Saying to those who are bound, Come forth, and to those who are in [spiritual] darkness, Show yourselves [come into the light of the Sun of righteousness]. They shall feed in all the ways [in which they go], and their pastures shall be [not in deserts, but] on all the bare [grass-covered] hills.

Then will you delight yourself in the Lord, and I will make you to ride on the high places of the earth, and I will feed you with the heritage [promised for you] of Jacob your father; for the mouth of the Lord has spoken it.

Aliens shall stand [ready] and feed your flocks, and foreigners shall be your plowmen and your vinedressers.

The wolf and the lamb shall feed together, and the lion shall eat straw like the ox; and dust shall be the serpent's food. They shall not hurt or destroy in all My holy Mount [Zion], says the Lord.

Therefore thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel: Behold, I will feed them, even this people, with wormwood and give them bitter and poisonous water to drink.

Therefore thus says the Lord, the God of Israel, concerning the shepherds who care for and feed My people: You have scattered My flock and driven them away and have not visited and attended to them; behold, I will visit and attend to you for the evil of your doings, says the Lord.

And I will set up shepherds over them who will feed them. And they will fear no more nor be dismayed, neither will any be missing or lost, says the Lord.

Therefore thus says the Lord of hosts concerning the prophets: Behold, I will feed them with [the bitterness of] wormwood and make them drink the [poisonous] water of gall, for from the [false] prophets of Jerusalem profaneness and ungodliness have gone forth into all the land.

And I will bring Israel [home] again to his fold and pasturage, and he will feed on Carmel and Bashan [in the most fertile districts both west and east], and his soul will be satisfied upon the hills of Ephraim and Gilead.

Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel; prophesy and say to them, even to the [spiritual] shepherds, Thus says the Lord God: Woe to the [spiritual] shepherds of Israel who feed themselves! Should not the shepherds feed the sheep?

Thus says the Lord God: Behold, I am against the shepherds, and I will require My sheep at their hand and cause them to cease feeding the sheep, neither shall the shepherds feed themselves any more. I will rescue My sheep from their mouths, that they may not be food for them.

And I will bring them out from the peoples and gather them from the countries and will bring them to their own land; and I will feed them upon the mountains of Israel, by the watercourses, and in all the inhabited places of the country.

I will feed them with good pasture, and upon the high mountains of Israel shall their fold be; there shall they lie down in a good fold, and in a fat pasture shall they feed upon the mountains of Israel.

I will feed My sheep and I will cause them to lie down, says the Lord God.

Is it too little for you that you feed on the best pasture, but you must tread down with your feet the rest of your pasture? And to have drunk of the waters clarified by subsiding, but you must foul the rest of the water with your feet?

And My flock, must they feed on what your feet have trodden and drink what your feet have fouled?

They feed on the sin of My people and set their heart on their iniquity.

The threshing floor and the winevat shall not feed them, and the new wine shall fail them.

And he made proclamation and published through Nineveh, By the decree of the king and his nobles: Let neither man nor beast, herd nor flock, taste anything; let them not feed nor drink water.

And He shall stand and feed His flock in the strength of the Lord, in the majesty of the name of the Lord His God; and they shall dwell [secure], for then shall He be great [even] to the ends of the earth.

Rule and feed Your people with Your rod and scepter, the flock of Your inheritance who dwell alone in a forest in the midst of Carmel [a garden land]; they shall feed in Bashan and Gilead, as in the days of old.

What is left of Israel shall not do iniquity or speak lies, neither shall a deceitful tongue be found in their mouth, for they shall feed and lie down and none shall make them afraid.

For behold, I will raise up a false shepherd in the land; the lost and perishing he will not miss or visit, the young and scattered he will not go to seek, the wounded and broken he will not heal, nor will he feed those that are sound and strong; but he will eat the flesh of the fat ones and break off their hoofs [to consume all the flesh].

And the disciples said to Him, Where are we to get bread sufficient to feed so great a crowd in this isolated and desert place?

So he went and forced (glued) himself upon one of the citizens of that country, who sent him into his fields to feed hogs.

Just as the living Father sent Me and I live by (through, because of) the Father, even so whoever continues to feed on Me [whoever takes Me for his food and is nourished by Me] shall [in his turn] live through and because of Me.

When they had eaten, Jesus said to Simon Peter, Simon, son of John, do you love Me more than these [others do -- "with reasoning, intentional, spiritual devotion, as one loves the Father]? He said to Him, Yes, Lord, You know that I love You [that I have deep, instinctive, personal affection for You, as for a close friend]. He said to him, Feed My lambs.

He said to him the third time, Simon, son of John, do you love Me [with a deep, instinctive, personal affection for Me, as for a close friend]? Peter was grieved (was saddened and hurt) that He should ask him the third time, Do you love Me? And he said to Him, Lord, You know everything; You know that I love You [that I have a deep, instinctive, personal affection for You, as for a close friend]. Jesus said to him, Feed My sheep.

For everyone who continues to feed on milk is obviously inexperienced and unskilled in the doctrine of righteousness (of conformity to the divine will in purpose, thought, and action), for he is a mere infant [not able to talk yet]!

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חג חג 
Chag 
Usage: 62

חגג 
Chagag 
Usage: 16

מעט 
Ma`at 
Usage: 22

מת 
Math 
men , few , few , friends , number , persons , small , with
Usage: 21

ἀρχιτρίκλινος 
Architriklinos 
governor of the feast , ruler of the feast
Usage: 2

ζέω 
Zeo 
Usage: 2

ὀλίγος 
Oligos 
Usage: 28

ποιμαίνω 
Poimaino 
Usage: 8

ψωμίζω 
Psomizo 
Usage: 2

H84
אברה 
'ebrah 
Usage: 4

אמה אימה 
'eymah 
Usage: 17

אמל 
'amal 
Usage: 16

אמלל 
'amelal 
Usage: 1

אנקה 
'anaqah 
Usage: 1

נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

בּדא 
Bada' 
Usage: 2

בּער 
Ba`ar 
burn , ... away , kindle , brutish , eaten , set , burn up , eat up , feed , heated , took , wasted
Usage: 94

בּצּה 
Bitstsah 
Usage: 3

בּריא 
Bariy' 
Usage: 14

גּדר 
Gadar 
Usage: 10

גּדר 
Gader 
Usage: 12

גּוּר 
Guwr 
Usage: 98

דּאגה 
D@'agah 
Usage: 6

דּחל 
D@chal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

זוּן 
Zuwn 
fed
Usage: 1

זוּן 
Zuwn (Aramaic) 
fed
Usage: 1

זק זק זיקה 
Ziyqah (BR23.50.11) 
Usage: 7

חבר 
Chabar 
Usage: 29

חבר 
Chabar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

חבר 
Chaber 
Usage: 12

חסידה 
Chaciydah 
Usage: 6

חרדה 
Charadah 
Usage: 9

חשׁל 
Chashal 
Usage: 1

חשּׁק 
Chishshuq 
Usage: 1

חת 
Chath 
Usage: 9

חתחת 
Chathchath 
Usage: 1

טעם 
T@`am (Aramaic) 
make to eat , feed
Usage: 3

טרף 
Taraph 
Usage: 25

יגור 
Yagowr 
Usage: 2

יגר 
Yagor 
Usage: 5

ירא 
Yare' 
Usage: 334

ירא 
Yare' 
Usage: 43

יראה 
Yir'ah 
Usage: 45

ירד 
Yarad 
Usage: 378

כּבּיר 
Kabbiyr 
Usage: 10

כּבל 
Kebel 
Usage: 2

כּוּל 
Kuwl 
Usage: 38

כּנף 
Kanaph 
Usage: 109

כּרע 
Kara` 
Usage: 36

כּשׁל 
Kashal 
Usage: 62

לחם 
Lechem 
Usage: 298

לחם 
L@chem (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

לעט 
La`at 
Usage: 1

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

מבצרה מבצר 
Mibtsar 
Usage: 37

מגוּר מגור 
Magowr 
Usage: 8

מגורה 
M@gowrah 
Usage: 1

מגוּרה 
M@guwrah 
Usage: 3

מהר 
Mahar 
Usage: 68

מועדה מעד מועד 
Mow`ed 
Usage: 223

מורה מרא מורא 
Mowra' 
Usage: 12

מוּשׁ 
Muwsh 
Usage: 3

מזער 
Miz`ar 
very , few
Usage: 4

מספּר 
Micpar 
Usage: 132

מעוג 
Ma`owg 
Usage: 2

מעט מעט 
M@`at 
Usage: 101

מצוּר מצור 
Matsowr 
Usage: 26

מצרה מצוּרה 
M@tsuwrah 
Usage: 8

מרגּלה 
Marg@lah 
Usage: 5

מריא 
M@riy' 
Usage: 8

מרמה 
Mirmah 
Usage: 39

מרעה 
Mir`eh 
Usage: 13

משׁשׁ 
Mashash 
Usage: 9

משׁתּה 
Mishteh 
Usage: 46

מתק 
Mathaq 
Usage: 1

נהל 
Nahal 
Usage: 10

נצה נוצה 
Nowtsah 
Usage: 4

נחשׁת 
N@chosheth 
Usage: 140

נכר 
Nakar 
Usage: 49

נקבה 
N@qebah 
Usage: 22

עבט 
`abat 
Usage: 6

עברה 
`abarah 
Usage: 1

עזק 
`azaq 
Usage: 1

עטף 
`ataph 
Usage: 16

עמית 
`amiyth 
Usage: 12

עצם עצוּם 
`atsuwm 
Usage: 31

ערץ 
`arats 
Usage: 15

פּוּג 
Puwg 
Usage: 4

פּחד 
Pachad 
Usage: 25

פּחד 
Pachad 
Usage: 49

פּחדּה 
Pachdah 
Usage: 1

פּלּצוּת 
Pallatsuwth 
Usage: 4

פּעמה פּעם 
Pa`am 
Usage: 118

פּשׁט 
Pashat 
Usage: 43

קדּחת 
Qaddachath 
Usage: 2

קצר 
Qatser 
Usage: 5

קרסל 
Qarcol 
Usage: 2