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Stone

Part of speech: Noun, Singular, Thing

All the hard stones.


  Key words: Mineral, Mining, Rock, Stone, Stoned, Stones, Stonest, Stoning  

  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)  

Question: What is a mineral?
  Answer: A mineral is a naturally occurring inorganic substance. - 253

Question: Where do minerals come from?
  Answer: Most minerals are obtained by mining the ground or extracted from  water. - 254

Question: What are nutritional minerals?
  Answer: Nutritional minerals are inorganic elements that are essential to the nutrition of humans, animals, and plants. These minerals are normally obtained by eating natural foods. Examples of nutritional minerals are: calcium, iron, magnesium, zinc, potassium, and sodium. - 255

Question: What is a stone?
  Answer: A stone is a small hard rock, that is larger then a pebble and made of minerals. - 159


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  Words of Wisdom  

And the  gold of that land is good: there is bdellium and the onyx stone.   Genesis 2:12 


And they said one to another, Go to, let us make brick, and  burn them thoroughly. And they had brick for stone, and slime had they for mortar.   Genesis 11:3 


And he lighted upon a certain place, and tarried there all  night, because the  sun was set; and he took of the stones of that place, and put them for his pillows, and lay down in that place to sleep.   Genesis 28:11 


And Jacob rose up early in the morning, and took the stone that he had put for his pillows, and set it up for a pillar, and poured oil upon the top of it.   Genesis 28:18 


And this stone, which I have set for a pillar, shall be God's house: and of all that thou shalt give me I will surely give the tenth unto thee.   Genesis 28:22 


And he looked, and behold a well in the  field, and, lo, there were three flocks of sheep lying by it; for out of that well they watered the flocks: and a great stone was upon the well's mouth.
And thither were all the flocks gathered: and they rolled the stone from the well's mouth, and watered the sheep, and put the stone again upon the well's mouth in his place.   Genesis 29:2, 3 


And they said, We cannot, until all the flocks be gathered together, and till they roll the stone from the well's mouth; then we  water the sheep.
And while he yet spake with them, Rachel came with her father's sheep; for she kept them.
And it came to pass, when Jacob saw Rachel the daughter of Laban his mother's brother, and the sheep of Laban his mother's brother, that Jacob went near, and rolled the stone from the well's mouth, and watered the flock of Laban his mother's brother.   Genesis 29:8-10 


And Jacob took a stone, and set it up for a pillar.
And Jacob said unto his brethren, Gather stones; and they took stones, and made an heap: and they did eat there upon the heap.   Genesis 31:45, 46 


And Jacob set up a pillar in the place where he talked with him, even a pillar of stone: and he poured a drink offering thereon, and he poured oil thereon.   Genesis 35:14 


But his bow abode in strength, and the arms of his hands were made strong by the hands of the mighty  God of Jacob; (from thence is the shepherd, the stone of Israel:)
Even by the  God of thy father, who shall help thee; and by the Almighty, who shall bless thee with blessings of  heaven above, blessings of the deep that lieth under, blessings of the breasts, and of the womb:
The blessings of thy father have prevailed above the blessings of my progenitors unto the utmost bound of the everlasting hills: they shall be on the head of Joseph, and on the crown of the head of him that was separate from his brethren.   Genesis 49:24-26 


Then Zipporah took a sharp stone, and cut off the foreskin of her son, and cast it at his feet, and said, Surely a bloody husband art thou to me.   Exodus 4:25 


And the LORD spake unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, Take thy rod, and stretch out thine hand upon the  waters of Egypt, upon their streams, upon their  rivers, and upon their  ponds, and upon all their  pools of  water, that they may become  blood; and that there may be  blood throughout all the land of Egypt, both in vessels of  wood, and in vessels of stone.   Exodus 7:19 


And Moses said, It is not meet so to do; for we shall sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians to the LORD our  God: lo, shall we sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians before their eyes, and will they not stone us?
We will go three days' journey into the wilderness, and sacrifice to the LORD our  God, as he shall command us.   Exodus 8:26, 27 


The depths have covered them: they sank into the bottom as a stone.   Exodus 15:5 


Fear and dread shall fall upon them; by the greatness of thine arm they shall be as still as a stone; till thy people pass over, O LORD, till the people pass over, which thou hast purchased.   Exodus 15:16 


And Moses cried unto the LORD, saying, What shall I do unto this people? they be almost ready to stone me.   Exodus 17:4 


But Moses hands were heavy; and they took a stone, and put it under him, and he sat thereon; and Aaron and Hur stayed up his hands, the one on the one side, and the other on the other side; and his hands were steady until the going down of the  sun.   Exodus 17:12 


There shall not an hand touch it, but he shall surely be stoned, or shot through; whether it be beast or man, it shall not live: when the trumpet soundeth long, they shall come up to the mount.   Exodus 19:13 


And if thou wilt make me an altar of stone, thou shalt not build it of hewn stone: for if thou lift up thy tool upon it, thou hast polluted it.   Exodus 20:25 


And if men strive together, and one smite another with a stone, or with his fist, and he die not, but keepeth his bed:
If he rise again, and walk abroad upon his staff, then shall he that smote him be quit: only he shall pay for the loss of his time, and shall cause him to be thoroughly healed.   Exodus 21:18, 19 


If an ox gore a man or a woman, that they die: then the ox shall be surely stoned, and his  flesh shall not be eaten; but the owner of the ox shall be quit.
But if the ox were wont to push with his horn in time past, and it hath been testified to his owner, and he hath not kept him in, but that he hath killed a man or a woman; the ox shall be stoned, and his owner also shall be put to death.   Exodus 21:28, 29 


If the ox shall push a manservant or a maidservant; he shall give unto their master thirty shekels of  silver, and the ox shall be stoned.   Exodus 21:32 


And they saw the  God of Israel: and there was under his feet as it were a paved work of a  sapphire stone, and as it were the body of  heaven in his clearness.
And upon the nobles of the children of Israel he laid not his hand: also they saw  God, and did eat and drink.
And the LORD said unto Moses, Come up to me into the mount, and be there: and I will give thee tables of stone, and a law, and commandments which I have written; that thou mayest teach them.   Exodus 24:10-12 


Onyx stones, and stones to be set in the ephod, and in the breastplate.   Exodus 25:7 


And thou shalt take two onyx stones, and grave on them the names of the children of Israel:
Six of their names on one stone, and the other six names of the rest on the other stone, according to their birth.
With the work of an engraver in stone, like the engravings of a signet, shalt thou engrave the two stones with the names of the children of Israel: thou shalt make them to be set in ouches of  gold.
And thou shalt put the two stones upon the shoulders of the ephod for stones of memorial unto the children of Israel: and Aaron shall bear their names before the LORD upon his two shoulders for a memorial.   Exodus 28:9-12 


And thou shalt set in it settings of stones, even four rows of stones: the first row shall be a sardius, a topaz, and a carbuncle: this shall be the first row.   Exodus 28:17 


And the stones shall be with the names of the children of Israel, twelve, according to their names, like the engravings of a signet; every one with his name shall they be according to the twelve tribes.   Exodus 28:21 


And in cutting of stones, to set them, and in carving of timber, to work in all manner of workmanship.   Exodus 31:5 


And he gave unto Moses, when he had made an end of communing with him upon mount Sinai, two tables of testimony, tables of stone, written with the finger of  God.   Exodus 31:18 


And the LORD said unto Moses, Hew thee two tables of stone like unto the first: and I will write upon these tables the words that were in the first tables, which thou brakest.   Exodus 34:1 


And he hewed two tables of stone like unto the first; and Moses rose up early in the morning, and went up unto mount Sinai, as the LORD had commanded him, and took in his hand the two tables of stone.   Exodus 34:4 


And onyx stones, and stones to be set for the ephod, and for the breastplate.   Exodus 35:9 


And the rulers brought onyx stones, and stones to be set, for the ephod, and for the breastplate;
And spice, and oil for the light, and for the anointing oil, and for the sweet incense.   Exodus 35:27, 28 


And in the cutting of stones, to set them, and in carving of  wood, to make any manner of cunning work.   Exodus 35:33 


And they wrought onyx stones inclosed in ouches of  gold, graven, as signets are graven, with the names of the children of Israel.
And he put them on the shoulders of the ephod, that they should be stones for a memorial to the children of Israel; as the LORD commanded Moses.   Exodus 39:6, 7 


And they set in it four rows of stones: the first row was a sardius, a topaz, and a carbuncle: this was the first row.   Exodus 39:10 


And the stones were according to the names of the children of Israel, twelve, according to their names, like the engravings of a signet, every one with his name, according to the twelve tribes.   Exodus 39:14 


Then the priest shall command that they take away the stones in which the plague is, and they shall cast them into an unclean place without the city:
And he shall cause the house to be scraped within round about, and they shall pour out the dust that they scrape off without the city into an unclean place:
And they shall take other stones, and put them in the place of those stones; and he shall take other mortar, and shall plaster the house.
And if the plague come again, and break out in the house, after that he hath taken away the stones, and after he hath scraped the house, and after it is plastered;
Then the priest shall come and look, and, behold, if the plague be spread in the house, it is a fretting leprosy in the house; it is unclean.
And he shall break down the house, the stones of it, and the timber thereof, and all the mortar of the house; and he shall carry them forth out of the city into an unclean place.   Leviticus 14:40-45 


Again, thou shalt say to the children of Israel, Whosoever he be of the children of Israel, or of the strangers that sojourn in Israel, that giveth any of his seed unto Molech; he shall surely be put to death: the people of the land shall stone him with stones.   Leviticus 20:2 


A man also or woman that hath a familiar spirit, or that is a wizard, shall surely be put to death: they shall stone them with stones: their  blood shall be upon them.   Leviticus 20:27 


Or crookbacked, or a dwarf, or that hath a blemish in his eye, or be scurvy, or scabbed, or hath his stones broken;
No man that hath a blemish of the seed of Aaron the priest shall come nigh to offer the offerings of the LORD made by  fire: he hath a blemish; he shall not come nigh to offer the  bread of his  God.   Leviticus 21:20, 21 


Bring forth him that hath cursed without the camp; and let all that heard him lay their hands upon his head, and let all the congregation stone him.
And thou shalt speak unto the children of Israel, saying, Whosoever curseth his  God shall bear his sin.
And he that blasphemeth the name of the LORD, he shall surely be put to death, and all the congregation shall certainly stone him: as well the stranger, as he that is born in the land, when he blasphemeth the name of the Lord, shall be put to death.   Leviticus 24:14-16 


And Moses spake to the children of Israel, that they should bring forth him that had cursed out of the camp, and stone him with stones. And the children of Israel did as the LORD commanded Moses.   Leviticus 24:23 


Ye shall make you no idols nor graven image, neither rear you up a standing image, neither shall ye set up any image of stone in your land, to bow down unto it: for I am the LORD your  God.   Leviticus 26:1 


But all the congregation bade stone them with stones. And the glory of the LORD appeared in the tabernacle of the congregation before all the children of Israel.   Numbers 14:10 


And the LORD said unto Moses, The man shall be surely put to death: all the congregation shall stone him with stones without the camp.
And all the congregation brought him without the camp, and stoned him with stones, and he died; as the LORD commanded Moses.   Numbers 15:35, 36 


And if he smite him with throwing a stone, wherewith he may die, and he die, he is a murderer: the murderer shall surely be put to death.   Numbers 35:17 


Or with any stone, wherewith a man may die, seeing him not, and cast it upon him, that he die, and was not his enemy, neither sought his harm:
Then the congregation shall judge between the slayer and the revenger of  blood according to these judgments:
And the congregation shall deliver the slayer out of the hand of the revenger of  blood, and the congregation shall restore him to the city of his refuge, whither he was fled: and he shall abide in it unto the death of the high priest, which was anointed with the holy oil.   Numbers 35:23-25 


And he declared unto you his covenant, which he commanded you to perform, even ten commandments; and he wrote them upon two tables of stone.   Deuteronomy 4:13 


And there ye shall serve  gods, the work of men's hands,  wood and stone, which neither see, nor hear, nor eat, nor smell.   Deuteronomy 4:28 


These words the LORD spake unto all your assembly in the mount out of the midst of the  fire, of the cloud, and of the thick darkness, with a great voice: and he added no more. And he wrote them in two tables of stone, and delivered them unto me.   Deuteronomy 5:22 


A land wherein thou shalt eat  bread without scarceness, thou shalt not lack any thing in it; a land whose stones are iron, and out of whose hills thou mayest dig  brass.   Deuteronomy 8:9 


When I was gone up into the mount to receive the tables of stone, even the tables of the covenant which the LORD made with you, then I abode in the mount forty days and forty  nights, I neither did eat  bread nor drink  water:
And the LORD delivered unto me two tables of stone written with the finger of  God; and on them was written according to all the words, which the LORD spake with you in the mount out of the midst of the  fire in the day of the assembly.
And it came to pass at the end of forty days and forty  nights, that the LORD gave me the two tables of stone, even the tables of the covenant.   Deuteronomy 9:9-11 


At that time the LORD said unto me, Hew thee two tables of stone like unto the first, and come up unto me into the mount, and make thee an ark of  wood.
And I will write on the tables the words that were in the first tables which thou brakest, and thou shalt put them in the ark.
And I made an ark of shittim  wood, and hewed two tables of stone like unto the first, and went up into the mount, having the two tables in mine hand.   Deuteronomy 10:1-3 


And thou shalt stone him with stones, that he die; because he hath sought to thrust thee away from the LORD thy  God, which brought thee out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage.   Deuteronomy 13:10 


Then shalt thou bring forth that man or that woman, which have committed that wicked thing, unto thy gates, even that man or that woman, and shalt stone them with stones, till they die.   Deuteronomy 17:5 


And all the men of his city shall stone him with stones, that he die: so shalt thou put  evil away from among you; and all Israel shall hear, and fear.   Deuteronomy 21:21 


Then they shall bring out the damsel to the door of her father's house, and the men of her city shall stone her with stones that she die: because she hath wrought folly in Israel, to play the whore in her father's house: so shalt thou put  evil away from among you.   Deuteronomy 22:21 


Then ye shall bring them both out unto the gate of that city, and ye shall stone them with stones that they die; the damsel, because she cried not, being in the city; and the man, because he hath humbled his neighbor's wife: so thou shalt put away  evil from among you.   Deuteronomy 22:24 


He that is wounded in the stones, or hath his privy member cut off, shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD.   Deuteronomy 23:1 


And it shall be on the day when ye shall pass over Jordan unto the land which the LORD thy  God giveth thee, that thou shalt set thee up great stones, and plaster them with plaster:
And thou shalt write upon them all the words of this law, when thou art passed over, that thou mayest go in unto the land which the LORD thy  God giveth thee, a land that floweth with  milk and  honey; as the LORD  God of thy fathers hath promised thee.
Therefore it shall be when ye be gone over Jordan, that ye shall set up these stones, which I command you this day, in mount Ebal, and thou shalt plaster them with plaster.
And there shalt thou build an altar unto the LORD thy  God, an altar of stones: thou shalt not lift up any iron tool upon them.
Thou shalt build the altar of the LORD thy  God of whole stones: and thou shalt offer burnt offerings thereon unto the LORD thy  God:
And thou shalt offer peace offerings, and shalt eat there, and rejoice before the LORD thy  God.
And thou shalt write upon the stones all the words of this law very plainly.   Deuteronomy 27:2-8 


The LORD shall bring thee, and thy king which thou shalt set over thee, unto a nation which neither thou nor thy fathers have known; and there shalt thou serve other  gods,  wood and stone.   Deuteronomy 28:36 


And the LORD shall scatter thee among all people, from the one end of the earth even unto the other; and there thou shalt serve other  gods, which neither thou nor thy fathers have known, even  wood and stone.   Deuteronomy 28:64 


And ye have seen their abominations, and their idols,  wood and stone,  silver and  gold, which were among them:)
Lest there should be among you man, or woman, or family, or tribe, whose heart turneth away this day from the LORD our  God, to go and serve the  gods of these nations; lest there should be among you a root that beareth gall and wormwood;
And it come to pass, when he heareth the words of this curse, that he bless himself in his heart, saying, I shall have peace, though I walk in the imagination of mine heart, to add drunkenness to thirst:
The LORD will not spare him, but then the anger of the LORD and his jealousy shall smoke against that man, and all the curses that are written in this book shall lie upon him, and the LORD shall blot out his name from under  heaven.   Deuteronomy 29:17-20 


And command ye them, saying, Take you hence out of the midst of Jordan, out of the place where the priests' feet stood firm, twelve stones, and ye shall carry them over with you, and leave them in the lodging place, where ye shall lodge this  night.
Then Joshua called the twelve men, whom he had prepared of the children of Israel, out of every tribe a man:
And Joshua said unto them, Pass over before the ark of the LORD your  God into the midst of Jordan, and take you up every man of you a stone upon his shoulder, according unto the number of the tribes of the children of Israel:
That this may be a sign among you, that when your children ask their fathers in time to come, saying, What mean ye by these stones?
Then ye shall answer them, That the  waters of Jordan were cut off before the ark of the covenant of the LORD; when it passed over Jordan, the  waters of Jordan were cut off: and these stones shall be for a memorial unto the children of Israel for ever.
And the children of Israel did so as Joshua commanded, and took up twelve stones out of the midst of Jordan, as the LORD spake unto Joshua, according to the number of the tribes of the children of Israel, and carried them over with them unto the place where they lodged, and laid them down there.
And Joshua set up twelve stones in the midst of Jordan, in the place where the feet of the priests which bare the ark of the covenant stood: and they are there unto this day.   Joshua 4:3-9 


And those twelve stones, which they took out of Jordan, did Joshua pitch in Gilgal.
And he spake unto the children of Israel, saying, When your children shall ask their fathers in time to come, saying, What mean these stones?
Then ye shall let your children know, saying, Israel came over this Jordan on dry land.   Joshua 4:20-22 


And Joshua said, Why hast thou troubled us? the LORD shall trouble thee this day. And all Israel stoned him with stones, and burned them with  fire, after they had stoned them with stones.
And they raised over him a great heap of stones unto this day. So the LORD turned from the fierceness of his anger. Wherefore the name of that place was called, The valley of Achor, unto this day.   Joshua 7:25, 26 


And the king of Ai he hanged on a  tree until eventide: and as soon as the  sun was down, Joshua commanded that they should take his carcass down from the  tree, and cast it at the entering of the gate of the city, and raise thereon a great heap of stones, that remaineth unto this day.
Then Joshua built an altar unto the LORD  God of Israel in mount Ebal,
As Moses the servant of the LORD commanded the children of Israel, as it is written in the book of the law of Moses, an altar of whole stones, over which no man hath lift up any iron: and they offered thereon burnt offerings unto the LORD, and sacrificed peace offerings.
And he wrote there upon the stones a copy of the law of Moses, which he wrote in the presence of the children of Israel.   Joshua 8:29-32 


And it came to pass, as they fled from before Israel, and were in the going down to Bethhoron, that the LORD cast down great stones from  heaven upon them unto Azekah, and they died: they were more which died with hailstones than they whom the children of Israel slew with the  sword.   Joshua 10:11 


And Joshua said, Roll great stones upon the mouth of the cave, and set men by it for to keep them:
And stay ye not, but pursue after your enemies, and smite the hindmost of them; suffer them not to enter into their cities: for the LORD your  God hath delivered them into your hand.   Joshua 10:18, 19 


And it came to pass at the time of the going down of the  sun, that Joshua commanded, and they took them down off the  trees, and cast them into the cave wherein they had been hid, and laid great stones in the cave's mouth, which remain until this very day.   Joshua 10:27 


And the border went up to Bethhogla, and passed along by the north of Betharabah; and the border went up to the stone of Bohan the son of Reuben:
And the border went up toward Debir from the valley of Achor, and so northward, looking toward Gilgal, that is before the going up to Adummim, which is on the south side of the  river: and the border passed toward the  waters of Enshemesh, and the goings out thereof were at Enrogel:
And the border went up by the valley of the son of Hinnom unto the south side of the Jebusite; the same is Jerusalem: and the border went up to the top of the mountain that lieth before the valley of Hinnom westward, which is at the end of the valley of the giants northward:
And the border was drawn from the top of the hill unto the fountain of the  water of Nephtoah, and went out to the cities of mount Ephron; and the border was drawn to Baalah, which is Kirjathjearim:
And the border compassed from Baalah westward unto mount Seir, and passed along unto the side of mount Jearim, which is Chesalon, on the north side, and went down to Bethshemesh, and passed on to Timnah:
And the border went out unto the side of Ekron northward: and the border was drawn to Shicron, and passed along to mount Baalah, and went out unto Jabneel; and the goings out of the border were at the  sea.   Joshua 15:6-11 


And was drawn from the north, and went forth to Enshemesh, and went forth toward Geliloth, which is over against the going up of Adummim, and descended to the stone of Bohan the son of Reuben,
And passed along toward the side over against Arabah northward, and went down unto Arabah:
And the border passed along to the side of Bethhoglah northward: and the outgoings of the border were at the north bay of the salt  sea at the south end of Jordan: this was the south coast.   Joshua 18:17-19 


And Joshua wrote these words in the book of the law of  God, and took a great stone, and set it up there under an oak, that was by the sanctuary of the LORD.
And Joshua said unto all the people, Behold, this stone shall be a witness unto us; for it hath heard all the words of the LORD which he spake unto us: it shall be therefore a witness unto you, lest ye deny your  God.   Joshua 24:26, 27 


And he went unto his father's house at Ophrah, and slew his brethren the sons of Jerubbaal, being threescore and ten persons, upon one stone: notwithstanding yet Jotham the youngest son of Jerubbaal was left; for he hid himself.   Judges 9:5 


And ye are risen up against my father's house this day, and have slain his sons, threescore and ten persons, upon one stone, and have made Abimelech, the son of his maidservant, king over the men of Shechem, because he is your brother;)
If ye then have dealt truly and sincerely with Jerubbaal and with his house this day, then rejoice ye in Abimelech, and let him also rejoice in you:
But if not, let  fire come out from Abimelech, and devour the men of Shechem, and the house of Millo; and let  fire come out from the men of Shechem, and from the house of Millo, and devour Abimelech.   Judges 9:18-20 


Among all this people there were seven hundred chosen men lefthanded; every one could sling stones at an hair breadth, and not miss.   Judges 20:16 


And the cart came into the  field of Joshua, a Bethshemite, and stood there, where there was a great stone: and they clave the  wood of the cart, and offered the kine a burnt offering unto the LORD.
And the Levites took down the ark of the LORD, and the coffer that was with it, wherein the jewels of  gold were, and put them on the great stone: and the men of Bethshemesh offered burnt offerings and sacrificed sacrifices the same day unto the LORD.   1 Samuel 6:14, 15 


And the golden mice, according to the number of all the cities of the Philistines belonging to the five lords, both of fenced cities, and of country villages, even unto the great stone of Abel, whereon they set down the ark of the LORD: which stone remaineth unto this day in the  field of Joshua, the Bethshemite.   1 Samuel 6:18 


Then Samuel took a stone, and set it between Mizpeh and Shen, and called the name of it Ebenezer, saying, Hitherto hath the LORD helped us.   1 Samuel 7:12 


Then they told Saul, saying, Behold, the people sin against the LORD, in that they eat with the  blood. And he said, Ye have transgressed: roll a great stone unto me this day.   1 Samuel 14:33 


And he took his staff in his hand, and chose him five smooth stones out of the  brook, and put them in a shepherd's bag which he had, even in a scrip; and his sling was in his hand: and he drew near to the Philistine.   1 Samuel 17:40 


And David put his hand in his bag, and took thence a stone, and slang it, and smote the Philistine in his forehead, that the stone sunk into his forehead; and he fell upon his face to the earth.
So David prevailed over the Philistine with a sling and with a stone, and smote the Philistine, and slew him; but there was no  sword in the hand of David.   1 Samuel 17:49, 50 


And when thou hast stayed three days, then thou shalt go down quickly, and come to the place where thou didst hide thyself when the business was in hand, and shalt remain by the stone Ezel.   1 Samuel 20:19 


But it came to pass in the morning, when the wine was gone out of Nabal, and his wife had told him these things, that his heart died within him, and he became as a stone.   1 Samuel 25:37 


And he took their king's crown from off his head, the weight whereof was a talent of  gold with the precious stones: and it was set on David's head. And he brought forth the spoil of the city in great abundance.   2 Samuel 12:30 


And he cast stones at David, and at all the servants of king David: and all the people and all the mighty men were on his right hand and on his left.   2 Samuel 16:6 


And as David and his men went by the way, Shimei went along on the hill's side over against him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and cast dust.   2 Samuel 16:13 


Moreover, if he be gotten into a city, then shall all Israel bring ropes to that city, and we will draw it into the  river, until there be not one small stone found there.   2 Samuel 17:13 


And they took Absalom, and cast him into a great pit in the  wood, and laid a very great heap of stones upon him: and all Israel fled every one to his tent.   2 Samuel 18:17 


When they were at the great stone which is in Gibeon, Amasa went before them. And Joab's  garment that he had put on was girded unto him, and upon it a girdle with a  sword fastened upon his loins in the sheath thereof; and as he went forth it fell out.   2 Samuel 20:8 


And Adonijah slew sheep and oxen and fat cattle by the stone of Zoheleth, which is by Enrogel, and called all his brethren the king's sons, and all the men of Judah the king's servants:
But Nathan the prophet, and Benaiah, and the mighty men, and Solomon his brother, he called not.   1 Kings 1:9, 10 


And the king commanded, and they brought great stones, costly stones, and hewed stones, to lay the foundation of the house.
And Solomon's builders and Hiram's builders did hew them, and the stonesquarers: so they prepared timber and stones to build the house.   1 Kings 5:17, 18 


And the house, when it was in building, was built of stone made ready before it was brought thither: so that there was neither hammer nor axe nor any tool of iron heard in the house, while it was in building.   1 Kings 6:7 


And the cedar of the house within was carved with knops and open flowers: all was cedar; there was no stone seen.   1 Kings 6:18 


And he built the inner court with three rows of hewed stone, and a row of cedar beams.   1 Kings 6:36 


All these were of costly stones, according to the measures of hewed stones, sawed with saws, within and without, even from the foundation unto the coping, and so on the outside toward the great court.
And the foundation was of costly stones, even great stones, stones of ten cubits, and stones of eight cubits.
And above were costly stones, after the measures of hewed stones, and cedars.
And the great court round about was with three rows of hewed stones, and a row of cedar beams, both for the inner court of the house of the LORD, and for the porch of the house.   1 Kings 7:9-12 


There was nothing in the ark save the two tables of stone, which Moses put there at Horeb, when the LORD made a covenant with the children of Israel, when they came out of the land of Egypt.   1 Kings 8:9 


And she came to Jerusalem with a very great train, with  camels that bare spices, and very much  gold, and precious stones: and when she was come to Solomon, she communed with him of all that was in her heart.   1 Kings 10:2 


And she gave the king an hundred and twenty talents of  gold, and of spices very great store, and precious stones: there came no more such abundance of spices as these which the queen of Sheba gave to king Solomon.
And the  navy also of Hiram, that brought  gold from Ophir, brought in from Ophir great plenty of almug  trees, and precious stones.   1 Kings 10:10, 11 


And the king made  silver to be in Jerusalem as stones, and cedars made he to be as the sycamore  trees that are in the vale, for abundance.   1 Kings 10:27 


Then king Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was over the tribute; and all Israel stoned him with stones, that he died. Therefore king Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.   1 Kings 12:18 


Then king Asa made a proclamation throughout all Judah; none was exempted: and they took away the stones of Ramah, and the timber thereof, wherewith Baasha had builded; and king Asa built with them Geba of Benjamin, and Mizpah.   1 Kings 15:22 


And Elijah took twelve stones, according to the number of the tribes of the sons of Jacob, unto whom the word of the LORD came, saying, Israel shall be thy name:
And with the stones he built an altar in the name of the LORD: and he made a trench about the altar, as great as would contain two measures of seed.   1 Kings 18:31, 32 


Then the  fire of the LORD fell, and consumed the burnt sacrifice, and the  wood, and the stones, and the dust, and licked up the  water that was in the trench.   1 Kings 18:38 


And set two men, sons of Belial, before him, to bear witness against him, saying, Thou didst blaspheme  God and the king. And then carry him out, and stone him, that he may die.   1 Kings 21:10 


And there came in two men, children of Belial, and sat before him: and the men of Belial witnessed against him, even against Naboth, in the presence of the people, saying, Naboth did blaspheme  God and the king. Then they carried him forth out of the city, and stoned him with stones, that he died.
Then they sent to Jezebel, saying, Naboth is stoned, and is dead.
And it came to pass, when Jezebel heard that Naboth was stoned, and was dead, that Jezebel said to Ahab, Arise, take possession of the vineyard of Naboth the Jezreelite, which he refused to give thee for money: for Naboth is not alive, but dead.   1 Kings 21:13-15 


And ye shall smite every fenced city, and every choice city, and shall fell every good  tree, and stop all wells of  water, and mar every good piece of land with stones.   2 Kings 3:19 


And they beat down the cities, and on every good piece of land cast every man his stone, and filled it; and they stopped all the wells of  water, and felled all the good  trees: only in Kirharaseth left they the stones thereof; howbeit the slingers went about it, and smote it.   2 Kings 3:25 


And to masons, and hewers of stone, and to buy timber and hewed stone to repair the breaches of the house of the LORD, and for all that was laid out for the house to repair it.   2 Kings 12:12 


And king Ahaz cut off the borders of the bases, and removed the laver from off them; and took down the  sea from off the brazen oxen that were under it, and put it upon the pavement of stones.   2 Kings 16:17 


And have cast their  gods into the  fire: for they were no  gods, but the work of men's hands,  wood and stone: therefore they have destroyed them.   2 Kings 19:18 


Unto carpenters, and builders, and masons, and to buy timber and hewn stone to repair the house.   2 Kings 22:6 


They were armed with bows, and could use both the right hand and the left in hurling stones and shooting arrows out of a bow, even of Saul's brethren of Benjamin.   1 Chronicles 12:2 


And David took the crown of their king from off his head, and found it to weigh a talent of  gold, and there were precious stones in it; and it was set upon David's head: and he brought also exceeding much spoil out of the city.   1 Chronicles 20:2 


And David commanded to gather together the strangers that were in the land of Israel; and he set masons to hew wrought stones to build the house of  God.   1 Chronicles 22:2 


Now, behold, in my trouble I have prepared for the house of the LORD an hundred thousand talents of  gold, and a thousand thousand talents of  silver; and of  brass and iron without weight; for it is in abundance: timber also and stone have I prepared; and thou mayest add thereto.
Moreover there are workmen with thee in abundance, hewers and workers of stone and timber, and all manner of cunning men for every manner of work.   1 Chronicles 22:14, 15 


Now I have prepared with all my might for the house of my  God the  gold for things to be made of  gold, and the  silver for things of  silver, and the  brass for things of  brass, the iron for things of iron, and  wood for things of  wood; onyx stones, and stones to be set, glistering stones, and of divers colors, and all manner of precious stones, and marble stones in abundance.   1 Chronicles 29:2 


And they with whom precious stones were found gave them to the treasure of the house of the LORD, by the hand of Jehiel the Gershonite.   1 Chronicles 29:8 


And the king made  silver and  gold at Jerusalem as plenteous as stones, and cedar  trees made he as the sycamore  trees that are in the vale for abundance.   2 Chronicles 1:15 


The son of a woman of the daughters of Dan, and his father was a man of Tyre, skillful to work in  gold, and in  silver, in  brass, in iron, in stone, and in timber, in  purple, in  blue, and in fine  linen, and in  crimson; also to grave any manner of graving, and to find out every device which shall be put to him, with thy cunning men, and with the cunning men of my lord David thy father.   2 Chronicles 2:14 


And he garnished the house with precious stones for beauty: and the  gold was  gold of Parvaim.   2 Chronicles 3:6 


And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon, she came to prove Solomon with hard questions at Jerusalem, with a very great company, and  camels that bare spices, and  gold in abundance, and precious stones: and when she was come to Solomon, she communed with him of all that was in her heart.   2 Chronicles 9:1 


And she gave the king an hundred and twenty talents of  gold, and of spices great abundance, and precious stones: neither was there any such spice as the queen of Sheba gave king Solomon.
And the servants also of Huram, and the servants of Solomon, which brought  gold from Ophir, brought algum  trees and precious stones.   2 Chronicles 9:9, 10 


And the king made  silver in Jerusalem as stones, and cedar  trees made he as the sycamore  trees that are in the low plains in abundance.   2 Chronicles 9:27 


Then king Rehoboam sent Hadoram that was over the tribute; and the children of Israel stoned him with stones, that he died. But king Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.   2 Chronicles 10:18 


Then Asa the king took all Judah; and they carried away the stones of Ramah, and the timber thereof, wherewith Baasha was building; and he built therewith Geba and Mizpah.   2 Chronicles 16:6 


And they conspired against him, and stoned him with stones at the commandment of the king in the court of the house of the LORD.   2 Chronicles 24:21 


And Uzziah prepared for them throughout all the host  shields, and spears, and helmets, and habergeons, and bows, and slings to cast stones.
And he made in Jerusalem engines, invented by cunning men, to be on the towers and upon the bulwarks, to shoot arrows and great stones withal. And his name spread far abroad; for he was marvelously helped, till he was strong.   2 Chronicles 26:14, 15 


And Hezekiah had exceeding much riches and honor: and he made himself treasuries for  silver, and for  gold, and for precious stones, and for spices, and for  shields, and for all manner of pleasant jewels;
Storehouses also for the increase of  corn, and wine, and oil; and stalls for all manner of beasts, and cotes for flocks.   2 Chronicles 32:27, 28 


Even to the artificers and builders gave they it, to buy hewn stone, and timber for couplings, and to floor the houses which the kings of Judah had destroyed.   2 Chronicles 34:11 


Be it known unto the king, that we went into the province of Judea, to the house of the great  God, which is builded with great stones, and timber is laid in the walls, and this work goeth fast on, and prospereth in their hands.   Ezra 5:8 


With three rows of great stones, and a row of new timber: and let the expenses be given out of the king's house:
And also let the golden and  silver vessels of the house of  God, which Nebuchadnezzar took forth out of the temple which is at Jerusalem, and brought unto Babylon, be restored, and brought again unto the temple which is at Jerusalem, every one to his place, and place them in the house of  God.   Ezra 6:4, 5 


And he spake before his brethren and the army of Samaria, and said, What do these feeble Jews? will they fortify themselves? will they sacrifice? will they make an end in a day? will they revive the stones out of the heaps of the rubbish which are burned?
Now Tobiah the Ammonite was by him, and he said, Even that which they build, if a fox go up, he shall even break down their stone wall.   Nehemiah 4:2, 3 


And thou didst divide the  sea before them, so that they went through the midst of the  sea on the dry land; and their persecutors thou threwest into the deeps, as a stone into the mighty  waters.   Nehemiah 9:11 


For thou shalt be in league with the stones of the  field: and the beasts of the  field shall be at peace with thee.   Job 5:23 


Is my strength the strength of stones? or is my  flesh of  brass?
Is not my help in me? and is wisdom driven quite from me?
To him that is afflicted pity should be shewed from his friend; but he forsaketh the fear of the Almighty.   Job 6:12-14 


His roots are wrapped about the heap, and seeth the place of stones.   Job 8:17 


The  waters wear the stones: thou washest away the things which grow out of the dust of the earth; and thou destroyest the hope of man.   Job 14:19 


Then shalt thou lay up  gold as dust, and the  gold of Ophir as the stones of the  brooks.   Job 22:24 


Iron is taken out of the earth, and  brass is molten out of the stone.
He setteth an end to darkness, and searcheth out all perfection: the stones of darkness, and the shadow of death.   Job 28:2, 3 


The stones of it are the place of  sapphires: and it hath dust of  gold.   Job 28:6 


Whereupon are the foundations thereof fastened? or who laid the corner stone thereof;
When the morning  stars sang together, and all the sons of  God shouted for joy?
Or who shut up the  sea with doors, when it brake forth, as if it had issued out of the womb?
When I made the cloud the  garment thereof, and thick darkness a swaddlingband for it,
And brake up for it my decreed place, and set bars and doors,
And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed?
Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days; and caused the dayspring to know his place;
That it might take hold of the ends of the earth, that the wicked might be shaken out of it?
It is turned as clay to the seal; and they stand as a  garment.   Job 38:6-14 


The  waters are hid as with a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.   Job 38:30 


He moveth his tail like a cedar: the sinews of his stones are wrapped together.   Job 40:17 


His heart is as firm as a stone; yea, as hard as a piece of the nether millstone.   Job 41:24 


Sharp stones are under him: he spreadeth sharp pointed things upon the mire.   Job 41:30 


At the brightness that was before him his thick clouds passed, hail stones and  coals of  fire.
The LORD also thundered in the  heavens, and the Highest gave his voice; hail stones and  coals of  fire.   Psalm 18:12, 13 


They shall bear thee up in their hands, lest thou dash thy foot against a stone.   Psalm 91:12 


For thy servants take pleasure in her stones, and favour the dust thereof.   Psalm 102:14 


The stone which the builders refused is become the head stone of the corner.   Psalm 118:22 


Happy shall he be, that taketh and dasheth thy little ones against the stones.   Psalm 137:9 


That our sons may be as plants grown up in their youth; that our daughters may be as corner stones, polished after the similitude of a palace:
That our garners may be full, affording all manner of store: that our sheep may bring forth thousands and ten thousands in our streets:
That our oxen may be strong to labour; that there be no breaking in, nor going out; that there be no complaining in our streets.   Psalm 144:12-14 


A gift is as a precious stone in the eyes of him that hath it: whithersoever it turneth, it prospereth.   Proverbs 17:8 


And, lo, it was all grown over with thorns, and nettles had covered the face thereof, and the stone wall thereof was broken down.   Proverbs 24:31 


As he that bindeth a stone in a sling, so is he that giveth honour to a fool.   Proverbs 26:8 


Whoso diggeth a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolleth a stone, it will return upon him.   Proverbs 26:27 


A stone is heavy, and the sand weighty; but a fool's wrath is heavier than them both.   Proverbs 27:3 


A time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together; a time to embrace, and a time to refrain from embracing;
A time to get, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away;
A time to rend, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
A time to love, and a time to hate; a time of war, and a time of peace.   Ecclesiastes 3:5-8 


Whoso removeth stones shall be hurt therewith; and he that cleaveth  wood shall be endangered thereby.   Ecclesiastes 10:9 


And he fenced it, and gathered out the stones thereof, and planted it with the choicest vine, and built a tower in the midst of it, and also made a winepress therein: and he looked that it should bring forth grapes, and it brought forth wild grapes.   Isaiah 5:2 


And he shall be for a sanctuary; but for a stone of stumbling and for a rock of offence to both the houses of Israel, for a gin and for a snare to the inhabitants of Jerusalem.   Isaiah 8:14 


The bricks are fallen down, but we will build with hewn stones: the sycomores are cut down, but we will change them into cedars.   Isaiah 9:10 


But thou art cast out of thy grave like an abominable branch, and as the raiment of those that are slain, thrust through with a  sword, that go down to the stones of the pit; as a carcase trodden under feet.   Isaiah 14:19 


By this therefore shall the iniquity of Jacob be purged; and this is all the fruit to take away his sin; when he maketh all the stones of the altar as chalkstones that are beaten in sunder, the groves and images shall not stand up.   Isaiah 27:9 


Therefore thus saith the Lord  GOD, Behold, I lay in Zion for a foundation a stone, a tried stone, a precious corner stone, a sure foundation: he that believeth shall not make haste.   Isaiah 28:16 


But the cormorant and the bittern shall possess it; the owl also and the raven shall dwell in it: and he shall stretch out upon it the line of confusion, and the stones of emptiness.   Isaiah 34:11 


And have cast their  gods into the  fire: for they were no  gods, but the work of men's hands,  wood and stone: therefore they have destroyed them.   Isaiah 37:19 


O thou afflicted, tossed with tempest, and not comforted, behold, I will lay thy stones with fair colours, and lay thy foundations with  sapphires.
And I will make thy windows of agates, and thy gates of carbuncles, and all thy borders of pleasant stones.   Isaiah 54:11, 12 


Among the smooth stones of the stream is thy portion; they, they are thy lot: even to them hast thou poured a drink offering, thou hast offered a meat offering. Should I receive comfort in these?
Upon a lofty and high mountain hast thou set thy bed: even thither wentest thou up to offer sacrifice.   Isaiah 57:6, 7 


For  brass I will bring  gold, and for iron I will bring  silver, and for  wood  brass, and for stones iron: I will also make thy officers peace, and thine exactors righteousness.   Isaiah 60:17 


Go through, go through the gates; prepare ye the way of the people; cast up, cast up the highway; gather out the stones; lift up a standard for the people.   Isaiah 62:10 


Saying to a stock, Thou art my father; and to a stone, Thou hast brought me forth: for they have turned their back unto me, and not their face: but in the time of their trouble they will say, Arise, and save us.   Jeremiah 2:27 


And it came to pass through the lightness of her whoredom, that she defiled the land, and committed adultery with stones and with stocks.   Jeremiah 3:9 


Take great stones in thine hand, and hide them in the clay in the brickkiln, which is at the entry of Pharaoh's house in Tahpanhes, in the sight of the men of Judah;
And say unto them, Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the  God of Israel; Behold, I will send and take Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon, my servant, and will set his throne upon these stones that I have hid; and he shall spread his royal pavilion over them.   Jeremiah 43:9, 10 


And they shall not take of thee a stone for a corner, nor a stone for foundations; but thou shalt be desolate for ever, saith the LORD.   Jeremiah 51:26 


And it shall be, when thou hast made an end of reading this book, that thou shalt bind a stone to it, and cast it into the midst of Euphrates:
And thou shalt say, Thus shall Babylon sink, and shall not rise from the  evil that I will bring upon her: and they shall be weary. Thus far are the words of Jeremiah.   Jeremiah 51:63, 64 


He hath inclosed my ways with hewn stone, he hath made my paths crooked.   Lamentations 3:9 


He hath also broken my  teeth with gravel stones, he hath covered me with ashes.   Lamentations 3:16 


They have cut off my life in the dungeon, and cast a stone upon me.   Lamentations 3:53 


How is the  gold become dim! how is the most fine  gold changed! the stones of the sanctuary are poured out in the top of every street.   Lamentations 4:1 


And above the  firmament that was over their heads was the likeness of a throne, as the appearance of a  sapphire stone: and upon the likeness of the throne was the likeness as the appearance of a man above upon it.   Ezekiel 1:26 


Then I looked, and, behold, in the  firmament that was above the head of the cherubims there appeared over them as it were a  sapphire stone, as the appearance of the likeness of a throne.   Ezekiel 10:1 


And when I looked, behold the four wheels by the cherubims, one wheel by one cherub, and another wheel by another cherub: and the appearance of the wheels was as the colour of a  beryl stone.   Ezekiel 10:9 


They shall also bring up a company against thee, and they shall stone thee with stones, and thrust thee through with their  swords.   Ezekiel 16:40 


And that which cometh into your mind shall not be at all, that ye say, We will be as the heathen, as the families of the countries, to serve  wood and stone.   Ezekiel 20:32 


And the company shall stone them with stones, and dispatch them with their  swords; they shall slay their sons and their daughters, and  burn up their houses with  fire.   Ezekiel 23:47 


And they shall make a spoil of thy riches, and make a prey of thy merchandise: and they shall break down thy walls, and destroy thy pleasant houses: and they shall lay thy stones and thy timber and thy dust in the midst of the  water.   Ezekiel 26:12 


The merchants of Sheba and Raamah, they were thy merchants: they occupied in thy fairs with chief of all spices, and with all precious stones, and  gold.   Ezekiel 27:22 


Thou hast been in Eden the  garden of  God; every precious stone was thy covering, the sardius, topaz, and the diamond, the  beryl, the onyx, and the jasper, the  sapphire, the  emerald, and the carbuncle, and  gold: the workmanship of thy tabrets and of thy pipes was prepared in thee in the day that thou wast created.
Thou art the anointed cherub that covereth; and I have set thee so: thou wast upon the holy mountain of  God; thou hast walked up and down in the midst of the stones of  fire.
Thou wast perfect in thy ways from the day that thou wast created, till iniquity was found in thee.
By the multitude of thy merchandise they have filled the midst of thee with violence, and thou hast sinned: therefore I will cast thee as profane out of the mountain of  God: and I will destroy thee, O covering cherub, from the midst of the stones of  fire.   Ezekiel 28:13-16 


And the four tables were of hewn stone for the burnt offering, of a cubit and an half long, and a cubit and an half broad, and one cubit high: whereupon also they laid the instruments wherewith they slew the burnt offering and the sacrifice.   Ezekiel 40:42 


Thou sawest till that a stone was cut out without hands, which smote the image upon his feet that were of iron and clay, and brake them to pieces.
Then was the iron, the clay, the  brass, the  silver, and the  gold, broken to pieces together, and became like the chaff of the summer threshingfloors; and the wind carried them away, that no place was found for them: and the stone that smote the image became a great mountain, and filled the whole earth.   Daniel 2:34, 35 


Forasmuch as thou sawest that the stone was cut out of the mountain without hands, and that it brake in pieces the iron, the  brass, the clay, the  silver, and the  gold; the great  God hath made known to the king what shall come to pass hereafter: and the dream is certain, and the interpretation thereof sure.   Daniel 2:45 


They drank wine, and praised the  gods of  gold, and of  silver, of  brass, of iron, of  wood, and of stone.   Daniel 5:4 


But hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of  heaven; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou, and thy lords, thy wives, and thy concubines, have drunk wine in them; and thou hast praised the  gods of  silver, and  gold, of  brass, iron,  wood, and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know: and the  God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways, hast thou not glorified:
Then was the part of the hand sent from him; and this writing was written.   Daniel 5:23, 24 


And a stone was brought, and laid upon the mouth of the den; and the king sealed it with his own signet, and with the signet of his lords; that the purpose might not be changed concerning Daniel.   Daniel 6:17 


But in his estate shall he honour the  God of forces: and a  god whom his fathers knew not shall he honour with  gold, and  silver, and with precious stones, and pleasant things.   Daniel 11:38 


Forasmuch therefore as your treading is upon the poor, and ye take from him burdens of  wheat: ye have built houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not dwell in them; ye have planted pleasant vineyards, but ye shall not drink wine of them.   Amos 5:11 


Therefore I will make Samaria as an heap of the  field, and as plantings of a vineyard: and I will pour down the stones thereof into the valley, and I will discover the foundations thereof.   Micah 1:6 


For the stone shall cry out of the wall, and the beam out of the timber shall answer it.   Habakkuk 2:11 


Woe unto him that saith to the  wood, Awake; to the dumb stone, Arise, it shall teach! Behold, it is laid over with  gold and  silver, and there is no breath at all in the midst of it.   Habakkuk 2:19 


And now, I pray you, consider from this day and upward, from before a stone was laid upon a stone in the temple of the LORD:
Since those days were, when one came to an heap of twenty measures, there were but ten: when one came to the pressfat for to draw out fifty vessels out of the press, there were but twenty.   Haggai 2:15, 16 


For behold the stone that I have laid before Joshua; upon one stone shall be seven eyes: behold, I will engrave the graving thereof, saith the LORD of hosts, and I will remove the iniquity of that land in one day.   Zechariah 3:9 


I will bring it forth, saith the LORD of hosts, and it shall enter into the house of the thief, and into the house of him that sweareth falsely by my name: and it shall remain in the midst of his house, and shall consume it with the timber thereof and the stones thereof.   Zechariah 5:4 


Yea, they made their hearts as an adamant stone, lest they should hear the law, and the words which the LORD of hosts hath sent in his spirit by the former prophets: therefore came a great wrath from the LORD of hosts.   Zechariah 7:12 


The LORD of hosts shall defend them; and they shall devour, and subdue with sling stones; and they shall drink, and make a noise as through wine; and they shall be filled like bowls, and as the corners of the altar.
And the LORD their  God shall save them in that day as the flock of his people: for they shall be as the stones of a crown, lifted up as an ensign upon his land.   Zechariah 9:15, 16 


And in that day will I make Jerusalem a burdensome stone for all people: all that burden themselves with it shall be cut in pieces, though all the people of the earth be gathered together against it.   Zechariah 12:3 


And think not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to our father: for I say unto you, that  God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham.   Matthew 3:9 


And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of  God, command that these stones be made  bread.   Matthew 4:3 


And saith unto him, If thou be the Son of  God, cast thyself down: for it is written, He shall give his angels charge concerning thee: and in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone.   Matthew 4:6 


Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask  bread, will he give him a stone?
Or if he ask a fish, will he give him a serpent?
If ye then, being  evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children, how much more shall your Father which is in  heaven give good things to them that ask him?
Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.   Matthew 7:9-12 


And the husbandmen took his servants, and beat one, and killed another, and stoned another.   Matthew 21:35 


Jesus saith unto them, Did ye never read in the scriptures, The stone which the builders rejected, the same is become the head of the corner: this is the Lord's doing, and it is marvellous in our eyes?
Therefore say I unto you, The kingdom of  God shall be taken from you, and given to a nation bringing forth the fruits thereof.
And whosoever shall fall on this stone shall be broken: but on whomsoever it shall fall, it will grind him to powder.   Matthew 21:42-44 


O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, thou that killest the prophets, and stonest them which are sent unto thee, how often would I have gathered thy children together, even as a hen gathereth her chickens under her wings, and ye would not!   Matthew 23:37 


And Jesus said unto them, See ye not all these things? verily I say unto you, There shall not be left here one stone upon another, that shall not be thrown down.   Matthew 24:2 


And laid it in his own new tomb, which he had hewn out in the rock: and he rolled a great stone to the door of the sepulchre, and departed.   Matthew 27:60 


So they went, and made the sepulchre sure, sealing the stone, and setting a watch.   Matthew 27:66 


And, behold, there was a great earthquake: for the angel of the Lord descended from  heaven, and came and rolled back the stone from the door, and sat upon it.   Matthew 28:2 


And always,  night and day, he was in the mountains, and in the tombs, crying, and cutting himself with stones.   Mark 5:5 


And again he sent unto them another servant; and at him they cast stones, and wounded him in the head, and sent him away shamefully handled.   Mark 12:4 


And have ye not read this scripture; The stone which the builders rejected is become the head of the corner:
This was the Lord's doing, and it is marvellous in our eyes?
And they sought to lay hold on him, but feared the people: for they knew that he had spoken the parable against them: and they left him, and went their way.   Mark 12:10-12 


And as he went out of the temple, one of his disciples saith unto him, Master, see what manner of stones and what buildings are here!
And Jesus answering said unto him, Seest thou these great buildings? there shall not be left one stone upon another, that shall not be thrown down.   Mark 13:1, 2 


And he bought fine  linen, and took him down, and wrapped him in the  linen, and laid him in a sepulchre which was hewn out of a rock, and rolled a stone unto the door of the sepulchre.   Mark 15:46 


And they said among themselves, Who shall roll us away the stone from the door of the sepulchre?
And when they looked, they saw that the stone was rolled away: for it was very great.   Mark 16:3, 4 


Bring forth therefore fruits worthy of repentance, and begin not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to our father: for I say unto you, That  God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham.   Luke 3:8 


And the devil said unto him, If thou be the Son of  God, command this stone that it be made  bread.   Luke 4:3 


And in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone.   Luke 4:11 


If a son shall ask  bread of any of you that is a father, will he give him a stone? or if he ask a fish, will he for a fish give him a serpent?
Or if he shall ask an egg, will he offer him a scorpion?
If ye then, being  evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children: how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him?
And he was casting out a devil, and it was dumb. And it came to pass, when the devil was gone out, the dumb spake; and the people wondered.   Luke 11:11-14 


O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, which killest the prophets, and stonest them that are sent unto thee; how often would I have gathered thy children together, as a hen doth gather her brood under her wings, and ye would not!   Luke 13:34 


And he answered and said unto them, I tell you that, if these should hold their peace, the stones would immediately cry out.   Luke 19:40 


And shall lay thee even with the ground, and thy children within thee; and they shall not leave in thee one stone upon another; because thou knewest not the time of thy visitation.   Luke 19:44 


But and if we say, Of men; all the people will stone us: for they be persuaded that John was a prophet.   Luke 20:6 


And he beheld them, and said, What is this then that is written, The stone which the builders rejected, the same is become the head of the corner?
Whosoever shall fall upon that stone shall be broken; but on whomsoever it shall fall, it will grind him to powder.   Luke 20:17, 18 


And as some spake of the temple, how it was adorned with goodly stones and gifts, he said,
As for these things which ye behold, the days will come, in the which there shall not be left one stone upon another, that shall not be thrown down.   Luke 21:5, 6 


And he was withdrawn from them about a stone's cast, and kneeled down, and prayed,
Saying, Father, if thou be willing, remove this cup from me: nevertheless not my will, but thine, be done.   Luke 22:41, 42 


And he took it down, and wrapped it in  linen, and laid it in a sepulchre that was hewn in stone, wherein never man before was laid.   Luke 23:53 


And they found the stone rolled away from the sepulchre.   Luke 24:2 


And he brought him to Jesus. And when Jesus beheld him, he said, Thou art Simon the son of Jona: thou shalt be called Cephas, which is by interpretation, A stone.   John 1:42 


And there were set there six waterpots of stone, after the manner of the purifying of the Jews, containing two or three firkins apiece.   John 2:6 


Now Moses in the law commanded us, that such should be stoned: but what sayest thou?
This they said, tempting him, that they might have to accuse him. But Jesus stooped down, and with his finger wrote on the ground, as though he heard them not.
So when they continued asking him, he lifted up himself, and said unto them, He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her.   John 8:5-7 


Then took they up stones to cast at him: but Jesus hid himself, and went out of the temple, going through the midst of them, and so passed by.   John 8:59 


Then the Jews took up stones again to stone him.
Jesus answered them, Many good works have I shewed you from my Father; for which of those works do ye stone me?
The Jews answered him, saying, For a good work we stone thee not; but for blasphemy; and because that thou, being a man, makest thyself  God.   John 10:31-33 


His disciples say unto him, Master, the Jews of late sought to stone thee; and goest thou thither again?
Jesus answered, Are there not twelve hours in the day? If any man walk in the day, he stumbleth not, because he seeth the light of this world.   John 11:8, 9 


Jesus therefore again groaning in himself cometh to the grave. It was a cave, and a stone lay upon it.
Jesus said, Take ye away the stone. Martha, the sister of him that was dead, saith unto him, Lord, by this time he stinketh: for he hath been dead four days.
Jesus saith unto her, Said I not unto thee, that, if thou wouldest believe, thou shouldest see the glory of  God?
Then they took away the stone from the place where the dead was laid. And Jesus lifted up his eyes, and said, Father, I thank thee that thou hast heard me.   John 11:38-41 


The first day of the week cometh Mary Magdalene early, when it was yet dark, unto the sepulchre, and seeth the stone taken away from the sepulchre.   John 20:1 


This is the stone which was set at nought of you builders, which is become the head of the corner.   Acts 4:11 


Then went the captain with the officers, and brought them without violence: for they feared the people, lest they should have been stoned.   Acts 5:26 


And cast him out of the city, and stoned him: and the witnesses laid down their  clothes at a young man's feet, whose name was Saul.
And they stoned Stephen, calling upon  God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.   Acts 7:58, 59 


And when there was an assault made both of the Gentiles, and also of the Jews with their rulers, to use them despitefully, and to stone them,
They were ware of it, and fled unto Lystra and Derbe, cities of Lycaonia, and unto the region that lieth round about:
And there they preached the gospel.   Acts 14:5-7 


And there came thither certain Jews from Antioch and Iconium, who persuaded the people, and having stoned Paul, drew him out of the city, supposing he had been dead.   Acts 14:19 


Forasmuch then as we are the offspring of  God, we ought not to think that the Godhead is like unto  gold, or  silver, or stone, graven by art and man's device.   Acts 17:29 


Now if any man build upon this foundation  gold,  silver, precious stones,  wood, hay, stubble;
Every man's work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare it, because it shall be revealed by  fire; and the  fire shall try every man's work of what sort it is.   1 Corinthians 3:12, 13 


Forasmuch as ye are manifestly declared to be the epistle of Christ ministered by us, written not with ink, but with the Spirit of the living  God; not in tables of stone, but in fleshy tables of the heart.   2 Corinthians 3:3 


But if the ministration of death, written and engraven in stones, was glorious, so that the children of Israel could not stedfastly behold the face of Moses for the glory of his countenance; which glory was to be done away:
How shall not the ministration of the spirit be rather glorious?
For if the ministration of condemnation be glory, much more doth the ministration of righteousness exceed in glory.   2 Corinthians 3:7-9 


Thrice was I beaten with rods, once was I stoned, thrice I suffered shipwreck, a  night and a day I have been in the deep;
In journeyings often, in perils of  waters, in perils of robbers, in perils by mine own countrymen, in perils by the heathen, in perils in the city, in perils in the wilderness, in perils in the  sea, in perils among false brethren;
In weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness.   2 Corinthians 11:25-27 


And are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner stone;
In whom all the building fitly framed together groweth unto an holy temple in the Lord:
In whom ye also are builded together for an habitation of  God through the Spirit.   Ephesians 2:20-22 


They were stoned, they were sawn asunder, were tempted, were slain with the  sword: they wandered about in sheepskins and goatskins; being destitute, afflicted, tormented;
(Of whom the world was not worthy:) they wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dens and caves of the earth.   Hebrews 11:37, 38 


(For they could not endure that which was commanded, And if so much as a beast touch the mountain, it shall be stoned, or thrust through with a dart:
And so terrible was the sight, that Moses said, I exceedingly fear and quake:)
But ye are come unto mount Sion, and unto the city of the living  God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to an innumerable company of angels,
To the general assembly and church of the firstborn, which are written in  heaven, and to  God the Judge of all, and to the spirits of just men made perfect,
And to Jesus the mediator of the new covenant, and to the  blood of sprinkling, that speaketh better things that that of Abel.   Hebrews 12:20-24 


To whom coming, as unto a living stone, disallowed indeed of men, but chosen of  God, and precious,
Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to  God by Jesus Christ.
Wherefore also it is contained in the scripture, Behold, I lay in Sion a chief corner stone, elect, precious: and he that believeth on him shall not be confounded.
Unto you therefore which believe he is precious: but unto them which be disobedient, the stone which the builders disallowed, the same is made the head of the corner,
And a stone of stumbling, and a rock of offence, even to them which stumble at the word, being disobedient: whereunto also they were appointed.   1 Peter 2:4-8 


He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, and will give him a  white stone, and in the stone a new name written, which no man knoweth saving he that receiveth it.   Revelation 2:17 


And he that sat was to look upon like a jasper and a sardine stone: and there was a  rainbow round about the throne, in sight like unto an  emerald.   Revelation 4:3 


And the rest of the men which were not killed by these plagues yet repented not of the works of their hands, that they should not worship devils, and idols of  gold, and  silver, and  brass, and stone, and of  wood: which neither can see, nor hear, nor walk:
Neither repented they of their murders, nor of their sorceries, nor of their fornication, nor of their thefts.   Revelation 9:20, 21 


And there fell upon men a great hail out of  heaven, every stone about the weight of a talent: and men blasphemed  God because of the plague of the hail; for the plague thereof was exceeding great.   Revelation 16:21 


And the woman was arrayed in  purple and  scarlet colour, and decked with  gold and precious stones and  pearls, having a golden cup in her hand full of abominations and filthiness of her fornication:
And upon her forehead was a name written, MYSTERY, BABYLON THE GREAT, THE MOTHER OF HARLOTS AND ABOMINATIONS OF THE EARTH.   Revelation 17:4, 5 


The merchandise of  gold, and  silver, and precious stones, and of  pearls, and fine  linen, and  purple, and silk, and  scarlet, and all thyine  wood, and all manner vessels of  ivory, and all manner vessels of most precious  wood, and of  brass, and iron, and marble,
And cinnamon, and odours, and ointments, and frankincense, and wine, and oil, and fine flour, and  wheat, and beasts, and sheep, and  horses, and chariots, and slaves, and souls of men.   Revelation 18:12, 13 


And saying, Alas, alas that great city, that was clothed in fine  linen, and  purple, and  scarlet, and decked with  gold, and precious stones, and  pearls!   Revelation 18:16 


And a mighty angel took up a stone like a great millstone, and cast it into the  sea, saying, Thus with violence shall that great city Babylon be thrown down, and shall be found no more at all.   Revelation 18:21 


Having the glory of  God: and her light was like unto a stone most precious, even like a jasper stone, clear as crystal;
And had a wall great and high, and had twelve gates, and at the gates twelve angels, and names written thereon, which are the names of the twelve tribes of the children of Israel:
On the east three gates; on the north three gates; on the south three gates; and on the west three gates.   Revelation 21:11-13 


And the foundations of the wall of the city were garnished with all manner of precious stones. The first foundation was jasper; the second,  sapphire; the third, a chalcedony; the fourth, an  emerald;   Revelation 21:19 




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