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Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Bread

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  • Given by God
    Ruth 1:6; Matthew 6:11

  • Yielded by the earth
    Job 28:5; Isaiah 55:10

  • MADE OF
    • Wheat
      Exodus 29:2; Psalm 81:16
    • Barley
      Judges 7:13; John 6:9
    • Beans, millet, &c
      Ezekiel 4:9
    • Manna (in the wilderness)
      Numbers 11:8

  • Corn ground for making
    Isaiah 28:28

  • Was kneaded
    Genesis 18:6; Jeremiah 7:18; Hosea 7:4

  • Troughs used for kneading
    Exodus 12:34

  • Usually leavened
    Leviticus 23:17; Matthew 13:33

  • Sometimes unleavened
    Exodus 12:18; 1 Corinthians 5:8

  • WAS FORMED INTO
    • Loaves
      1 Samuel 10:3,4; Matthew 14:17
    • Cakes
      2 Samuel 6:19; 1 Kings 17:13
    • Wafers
      Exodus 16:31; 29:23

  • WAS BAKED
    • On hearths
      Genesis 18:6
    • On coals of fire
      Isaiah 44:19; John 21:9
    • In ovens
      Leviticus 26:26; Hosea 7:4-7

  • Making of, a trade
    Genesis 40:2; Jeremiah 37:21

  • Ordinary, called common bread
    1 Samuel 21:4

  • Sacred, called hallowed bread
    1 Samuel 21:4,6

  • Nutritious and strengthening
    Psalm 104:15

  • When old, dry and mouldy
    Joshua 9:5,12

  • Often put for the whole substance of man
    Genesis 3:19; 39:6; Matthew 6:11

  • The principal food used by the ancients
    Genesis 18:5; 21:14; 27:17; Judges 19:5

  • Broken for use
    Lamentations 4:4; Matthew 14:19

  • Kept in baskets
    Genesis 40:16; Exodus 29:32

  • Publicly sold
    Matthew 14:15; 15:33

  • In times of scarcity, sold by weight
    Leviticus 26:26; Ezekiel 4:16

  • Scarceness of, sent as a punishment
    Psalm 105:16; Isaiah 3:1; Ezekiel 5:16

  • Plenty of, promised to the obedient
    Leviticus 26:5

  • Often given as a present
    1 Samuel 25:18; 2 Samuel 16:12; 1 Chronicles 12:40

  • Served round after funerals
    Ezekiel 24:17-22

  • With water, the food of prisons
    1 Kings 22:27

  • Crumb of, used to wipe the fingers, thrown under the table
    Matthew 15:27; Luke 16:21

  • First fruit of, offered to God
    Numbers 15:19,20

  • Offered with sacrifices
    Exodus 29:2,23; Numbers 28:2

  • Placed on table of shew bread
    Exodus 25:30

  • Multitudes miraculously fed by Christ with
    Matthew 14:19-21; 15:34-37

  • ILLUSTRATIVE
    • Of Christ
      John 6:33-35
    • (When broken,) of the death of Christ
      Matthew 26:26; 1 Corinthians 11:23,24
    • (Partaking of,) of communion of saints
      Acts 2:46; 1 Corinthians 10:17
    • (Want of,) of extreme poverty
      Proverbs 12:9; Isaiah 3:7
    • (Seeking of begging,) of extreme poverty
      1 Samuel 2:36; Psalm 37:25; Lamentations 1:11
    • (Fulness of,) of abundance
      Ezekiel 16:49
    • (Eating without scarceness,) of plenty
      Deuteronomy 8:9
    • (Of adversity,) of heavy affliction
      Isaiah 30:20
    • (Of tears,) of sorrow
      Psalm 80:5
    • (Of deceit,) of unlawful gain
      Proverbs 20:17
    • (Of wickedness,) of oppression
      Proverbs 4:17
    • (Of idleness,) of sloth
      Proverbs 31:27

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Bread'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/b/bread.html. 1897.

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