Plagues Verses From The Bible — ‘Defeating The Plagues With Biblical Wisdom: Proclaiming Victory Over Adversity’


What is Plagues?

Plagues are diseases that spread quickly and widely, causing severe illness and death in people, animals, and plants.

Plagues: An important concept of the Bible?

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The Bible has a long history of using plagues as a tool to demonstrate God’s power in a variety of ways. From the Ten Plagues of Egypt to the punishment of the wicked in the Book of Revelation, God has used plagues to demonstrate His might and judgment. In this blog post, we will explore some of the most powerful and memorable verses from the Bible related to plagues. We’ll look at the stories behind these verses and explore the meaning they have for us today. So grab your Bible and let’s dive in!

Those are the best Bible scriptures about Plagues.
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Plagues: The Best Bible Verses

1. If I shut up heaven that there be no rain, or if I command the locusts to devour the land, or if I send pestilence among my people; — [2 Chronicles 7:13]

2. And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that healeth thee. — [Exodus 15:26]

3. And the blood shall be to you for a token upon the houses where ye are: and when I see the blood, I will pass over you, and the plague shall not be upon you to destroy you, when I smite the land of Egypt. — [Exodus 12:13]

4. And if thou refuse to let them go, behold, I will smite all thy borders with frogs: — [Exodus 8:2]

5. And it came to pass, that at midnight the LORD smote all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, from the firstborn of Pharaoh that sat on his throne unto the firstborn of the captive that was in the dungeon; and all the firstborn of cattle. — [Exodus 12:29]

6. For I will at this time send all my plagues upon thine heart, and upon thy servants, and upon thy people; that thou mayest know that there is none like me in all the earth. — [Exodus 9:14]

7. And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand over the land of Egypt for the locusts, that they may come up upon the land of Egypt, and eat every herb of the land, even all that the hail hath left. — [Exodus 10:12]

8. And the LORD said unto Moses, Pharaoh’s heart is hardened, he refuseth to let the people go. — [Exodus 7:14]

9. And it came to pass, when Pharaoh would hardly let us go, that the LORD slew all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both the firstborn of man, and the firstborn of beast: therefore I sacrifice to the LORD all that openeth the matrix, being males; but all the firstborn of my children I redeem. — [Exodus 13:15]

10. So Gad came to David, and told him, and said unto him, Shall seven years of famine come unto thee in thy land? or wilt thou flee three months before thine enemies, while they pursue thee? or that there be three days’ pestilence in thy land? now advise, and see what answer I shall return to him that sent me. — [2 Samuel 24:13]

11. So will I send upon you famine and evil beasts, and they shall bereave thee: and pestilence and blood shall pass through thee; and I will bring the sword upon thee. I the LORD have spoken it. — [Ezekiel 5:17]

12. And the LORD said unto Moses, Yet will I bring one plague more upon Pharaoh, and upon Egypt; afterwards he will let you go hence: when he shall let you go, he shall surely thrust you out hence altogether. — [Exodus 11:1]

13. And while the flesh was yet between their teeth, ere it was chewed, the wrath of the LORD was kindled against the people, and the LORD smote the people with a very great plague. — [Numbers 11:33]

14. And if ye walk contrary unto me, and will not hearken unto me; I will bring seven times more plagues upon you according to your sins. — [Leviticus 26:21]

15. Else, if thou refuse to let my people go, behold, to morrow will I bring the locusts into thy coast: — [Exodus 10:4]

16. And Moses and Aaron did so, as the LORD commanded; and he lifted up the rod, and smote the waters that were in the river, in the sight of Pharaoh, and in the sight of his servants; and all the waters that were in the river were turned to blood. — [Exodus 7:20]

17. And Moses and Aaron went out from Pharaoh: and Moses cried unto the LORD because of the frogs which he had brought against Pharaoh. — [Exodus 8:12]

18. And the LORD said unto Moses and unto Aaron, Take to you handfuls of ashes of the furnace, and let Moses sprinkle it toward the heaven in the sight of Pharaoh. — [Exodus 9:8]

19. Then spake Elisha unto the woman, whose son he had restored to life, saying, Arise, and go thou and thine household, and sojourn wheresoever thou canst sojourn: for the LORD hath called for a famine; and it shall also come upon the land seven years. — [2 Kings 8:1]

20. Behold, the hand of the LORD is upon thy cattle which is in the field, upon the horses, upon the asses, upon the camels, upon the oxen, and upon the sheep: there shall be a very grievous murrain. — [Exodus 9:3]

21. And it shall come to pass, if they say unto thee, Whither shall we go forth? then thou shalt tell them, Thus saith the LORD; Such as are for death, to death; and such as are for the sword, to the sword; and such as are for the famine, to the famine; and such as are for the captivity, to the captivity. — [Jeremiah 15:2]

22. And Aaron stretched out his hand over the waters of Egypt; and the frogs came up, and covered the land of Egypt. — [Exodus 8:6]

23. And Pharaoh rose up in the night, he, and all his servants, and all the Egyptians; and there was a great cry in Egypt; for there was not a house where there was not one dead. — [Exodus 12:30]

24. I will smite them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of thee a greater nation and mightier than they. — [Numbers 14:12]

25. And Moses said unto Aaron, Take a censer, and put fire therein from off the altar, and put on incense, and go quickly unto the congregation, and make an atonement for them: for there is wrath gone out from the LORD; the plague is begun. — [Numbers 16:46]

26. The LORD shall make the pestilence cleave unto thee, until he have consumed thee from off the land, whither thou goest to possess it. — [Deuteronomy 28:21]

27. Then the LORD will make thy plagues wonderful, and the plagues of thy seed, even great plagues, and of long continuance, and sore sicknesses, and of long continuance. — [Deuteronomy 28:59]

28. He gave up their cattle also to the hail, and their flocks to hot thunderbolts. — [Psalms 78:48]

29. He turned their waters into blood, and slew their fish. — [Psalms 105:29]

30. I have sent among you the pestilence after the manner of Egypt: your young men have I slain with the sword, and have taken away your horses; and I have made the stink of your camps to come up unto your nostrils: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD. — [Amos 4:10]


We hope you enjoyed those Plagues verses.

We have seen throughout this post that by applying the wisdom found in the Bible, we can find ways to defeat the plagues that come our way and proclaim victory over adversity. By looking to God’s Word, we can find strength and courage to face our struggles and discover ways to triumph in the end. May we be encouraged as we remember that God is always with us, and that He has promised to never leave us nor forsake us.


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