30 Important Bible Verses About Bees

Bees are industrious creatures essential for pollination and honey production. Here are verses that draw parallels between the diligence of bees and the virtues of industriousness, community, and the sweetness of God’s provision.

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Bible Verses About Bees

Proverbs 6:6

“Go to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise!”

Proverbs 30:24-25

“Four things on earth are small, yet they are extremely wise: Ants are creatures of little strength, yet they store up their food in the summer.”

Psalm 118:12

“They swarm around me like bees, but they were consumed as quickly as burning thorns; in the name of the Lord I cut them down.”

Deuteronomy 1:44

“The Amorites who lived in that hill country came out against you and chased you as bees do. They beat you down in Seir all the way to Hormah.”

Judges 14:8

“Some time later, when he went back to marry her, he turned aside to look at the lion’s carcass, and in it he saw a swarm of bees and some honey.”

1 Samuel 14:25-27

“Now all the people came to a forest, and there was honey on the ground. When they went into the woods, there they were, flowing with milk and honey! And one of the people brought some honey in his hand and gave it to Saul. So, he ate it, and his eyes brightened.”

Psalm 19:10

“They are more precious than gold, than much pure gold; they are sweeter than honey, than honey from the honeycomb.”

Psalm 119:103

“How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth!”

Proverbs 16:24

“Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.”

Matthew 3:4

“John’s clothes were made of camel’s hair, and he had a leather belt around his waist. His food was locusts and wild honey.”

Matthew 24:27

“For as the lightning comes from the east and flashes to the west, so also will the coming of the Son of Man be.”

Matthew 24:31

“And He will send His angels with a great sound of a trumpet, and they will gather together His elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to the other.”

Mark 1:6

“Now John was clothed with camel’s hair and with a leather belt around his waist, and he ate locusts and wild honey.”

Mark 13:26

“Then they will see the Son of Man coming in the clouds with great power and glory.”

Luke 12:24

“Consider the ravens: They do not sow or reap, they have no storeroom or barn; yet God feeds them. And how much more valuable you are than birds!”

Luke 21:27

“At that time, they will see the Son of Man coming in a cloud with power and great glory.”

John 1:51

“And He said to him, ‘Most assuredly, I say to you, hereafter you shall see heaven open, and the angels of God ascending and descending upon the Son of Man.'”

Acts 2:2-4

“And suddenly there came a sound from heaven, as of a rushing mighty wind, and it filled the whole house where they were sitting. Then there appeared to them divided tongues, as of fire, and one sat upon each of them. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance.”

Acts 10:11-13

“He saw heaven opened and something like a large sheet being let down to earth by its four corners. It contained all kinds of four-footed animals, as well as reptiles and birds. Then a voice told him, ‘Get up, Peter. Kill and eat.’

1 Corinthians 15:52

“In a flash, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed.”

1 Thessalonians 4:16-17

“For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever.”

Hebrews 1:7

“In speaking of the angels, he says, ‘He makes his angels spirits, and his servants flames of fire.”

Revelation 1:7

“Look, he is coming with the clouds, and every eye will see him, even those who pierced him; and all peoples on earth will mourn because of him. So shall it be! Amen.”

Revelation 8:13

“Then I looked, and I heard an eagle crying with a loud voice as it flew directly overhead, ‘Woe, woe, woe to those who dwell on the earth, at the blasts of the other trumpets that the three angels are about to blow!'”

Revelation 9:1-10

“And the fifth angel blew his trumpet, and I saw a star fallen from heaven to earth, and he was given the key to the shaft of the bottomless pit. He opened the shaft of the bottomless pit, and from the shaft rose smoke like the smoke of a great furnace, and the sun and the air were darkened with the smoke from the shaft. Then from the smoke came locusts on the earth, and they were given power like the power of scorpions of the earth. They were told not to harm the grass of the earth or any green plant or any tree, but only those people who do not have the seal of God on their foreheads. They were allowed to torment them for five months, but not to kill them, and their torment was like the torment of a scorpion when it stings someone. And in those days people will seek death and will not find it. They will long to die, but death will flee from them.”

Revelation 9:19

“The power of the horses was in their mouths and in their tails; for their tails were like snakes, having heads with which they inflict injury.”

Revelation 19:11-16

“I saw heaven standing open and there before me was a white horse, whose rider is called Faithful and True. With justice, he judges and wages war. His eyes are like blazing fire, and on his head are many crowns. He has a name written on him that no one knows but he himself. He is dressed in a robe dipped in blood, and his name is the Word of God. The armies of heaven were following him, riding on white horses and dressed in fine linen, white and clean. Coming out of his mouth is a sharp sword with which to strike down the nations. ‘He will rule them with an iron scepter.’ He treads the winepress of the fury of the wrath of God Almighty. On his robe and on his thigh, he has this name written: KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS.”

Revelation 21:23-24

“And the city has no need of sun or moon to shine on it, for the glory of God gives it light, and its lamp is the Lamb. By its light will the nations walk, and the kings of the earth will bring their glory into it.”

Isaiah 34:4

“All the stars in the sky will be dissolved and the heavens rolled up like a scroll; all the starry host will fall like withered leaves from the vine, like shriveled figs from the fig tree.”

Isaiah 66:15-16

“See, the Lord is coming with fire, and his chariots are like a whirlwind; he will bring down his anger with fury, and his rebuke with flames of fire. For with fire and with his sword, the Lord will execute judgment on all people, and many will be those slain by the Lord.”

Joel 2:30-31

“And I will show wonders in the heavens and on the earth, blood and fire and columns of smoke. The sun shall be turned to darkness, and the moon to blood, before the great and awesome day of the Lord comes.”

2 Peter 3:10

“But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, and then the heavens will pass away with a roar, and the heavenly bodies will be burned up and dissolved, and the earth and the works that are done on it will be exposed.”

Matthew 24:29

“Immediately after the tribulation of those days, the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light, and the stars will fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens will be shaken.”

Ezekiel 13:9

“My hand will be against the prophets who see false visions and utter lying divinations. They will not belong to the council of my people or be listed in the records of Israel, nor will they enter the land of Israel. Then you will know that I am the Sovereign LORD.”

Joel 1:15

“Alas for that day! For the day of the LORD is near; it will come like destruction from the Almighty.”

Amos 5:18

“Woe to you who long for the day of the LORD! Why do you long for the day of the LORD? That day will be darkness, not light.”

Isaiah 66:15

“See, the LORD is coming with fire, and his chariots are like a whirlwind; he will bring down his anger with fury, and his rebuke with flames of fire.”

Ezekiel 30:3

“For the day is near, the day of the LORD is near-a day of clouds, a time of doom for the nations.”

Malachi 4:1

“Surely the day is coming; it will burn like a furnace. All the arrogant and every evildoer will be stubble, and the day that is coming will set them on fire,” says the LORD Almighty. “Not a root or a branch will be left to them.”

1 Thessalonians 5:2

“For you know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night.”

2 Peter 3:10-12

“But the day of the Lord will come like a thief. The heavens will disappear with a roar; the elements will be destroyed by fire, and the earth and everything done in it will be laid bare. Since everything will be destroyed in this way, what kind of people ought you to be? You ought to live holy and godly lives as you look forward to the day of God and speed its coming. That day will bring about the destruction of the heavens by fire, and the elements will melt in the heat.”

Matthew 25:31-32

“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his glorious throne. All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats.”

Acts 1:11

“They said, “Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into heaven? This Jesus, who was taken up from you into heaven, will come in the same way as you saw him go into heaven.”

Revelation 22:20

“He who testifies to these things says, “Surely I am coming soon.” Amen. Come, Lord Jesus!”

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