Wednesday

Did You Know?

Did you know that these common expressions are found in the Bible?


"A little bird told me" (Ecclesiastes 10:20)
Pride "goeth before a fall" (Proverbs 16:18)
No new thing under the sun (Ecclesiastes 1:9)
Wolf in sheep's clothing (Matthew 7:15)
Blind leading the blind (Matthew 15:14; Luke 6:39)
Signs of the times (Matthew 11:3; Matthew 16:3)
Many called, few chosen (Matthew 22:14)
Render unto Caesar (Matthew 22:21)
Do as they say not as they do (Matthew 23:3)
Reap what you sow (II Corinthians 9:6; Galatians 6:7)
Mind willing, body weak (Matthew 26:41)
Potter's field (Matthew 27:7)
House divided (Mark 3:25; Luke 11:17)
Evil eye ((Mark 7:22)
Out of the mouth of babes (Psalm 8:2)
Turn the other cheek (Luke 6:29)
Do unto others (Luke 6:31)
Good Samaritan (Luke 10:33-37)
To whom much is given (Luke 12:48)
Truth shall make you free (John 8:32)
Apple of the eye (Psalm 17:8)
Put the words in her mouth (II Samuel 14:3)
At wit's end (Psalm 107:27)
See eye to eye (Isaiah 52:8)
Leopard change his spots (Jeremiah 13:23)
Let not the sun go down on your wrath (Ephesians 4:26)
Fuel to the fire (Ezekiel 21:32)
Cast the first stone (John 8:7)
Blessed to give than to receive (Acts 20:35)
Patience of Job (James 5:11)
Handwriting on the wall (Daniel 5:5)
Race not to swift or strong (Amos 2:14-15)
Quick and the dead (II Tim 4:1)
Seek and ye shall find (Matthew 7:7)
In his right mind (Mark 5:15)
Holier than thou (Isaiah 65:5)
Man shall not live by bread alone (Luke 4:4)
Powers that be (Romans 13:1)
Salt of the earth (Matthew 15:13)
Put away childish things (I Corinthians 13:11)
Am I my brother's keeper? (Genesis 4:9)
"A fly in the" ointment (Ecclesiastes 10:1)



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