Plow in the Bible

Shares of, sharpened by the smiths of the Philistines

  • 1 Samuel 13:20 But all the Israelites went down to the Philistines, to sharpen every man his share, and his coulter, and his axe, and his mattock.

Bible Encyclopedia for PLOW.

Used by Elisha with twelve yoke (pairs) of oxen

  • 1 Kings 19:19 So he departed thence, and found Elisha the son of Shaphat, who was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen before him, and he with the twelfth: and Elijah passed by him, and cast his mantle upon him.

Definition of plow

By Job's servants

  • Job 1:14 And there came a messenger unto Job, and said, The oxen were plowing, and the asses feeding beside them:

FIGURATIVE

Of afflictions

  • Psalms 129:3 The plowers plowed upon my back: they made long their furrows.
 
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