Bible Verses mentioning chickens?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by WannabeChickenOwner, May 14, 2011.

  1. WannabeChickenOwner

    WannabeChickenOwner Out Of The Brooder

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    I know there is one, Matthew 23:37
    "O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you who kill the prophets and stone those sent to you, how often I have longed to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you were not willing.

    Does anyone know anymore?
     
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  2. KlaHaYa Gardens

    KlaHaYa Gardens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Why do you want to own chickens but don't?


    Oops, forgot to answer your question:

    Yeah, there are other references. There's that whole bit about a rooster crowing three times. [​IMG]
     
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  3. PineappleMama

    PineappleMama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Wording varies by Bible version of course but here's a couple three...

    And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let fowl multiply in the earth. Gen 1:22

    Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they? Matthew 6:26

    There is a path which no fowl knoweth, and which the vulture's eye hath not seen: The lion's whelps have not trodden it, nor the fierce lion passed by it. He putteth forth his hand upon the rock; he overturneth the mountains by the roots. He cutteth out rivers among the rocks; and his eye seeth every precious thing. Job 28
     
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