Bible Verses About Water (KJV)

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Water is an essential substance for life. It covers 70% of the earth’s surface and is vital for all known forms of life. Water is necessary for the proper functioning of the body’s organs and systems, and it plays a role in many of the body’s processes, including digestion, metabolism, and temperature regulation. Water is also a key ingredient in many products we use every day, such as soap, shampoo, and toothpaste.

Despite its importance, water is often taken for granted. Many people do not realize how important water is until they don’t have access to clean, safe water. Every year, millions of people around the world become sick or die from diseases caused by contaminated water. The good news is that there are many ways to protect and conserve water. By making simple changes in our daily routines, we can all help to preserve this precious resource.


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Where Is Water Coming From?

Water comes from many different sources, including rain, rivers, lakes, and oceans. It is also present in the atmosphere in the form of water vapor. Precipitation is water that falls from the atmosphere to the surface of the earth. This can be in the form of rain, sleet, snow, or hail. Surface water is water that collects on the surface of the earth, such as in lakes and rivers. Groundwater is water that seeps into the ground and is stored in aquifers below the surface of the earth. Aquifers are layers of permeable rock, such as sandstone or limestone, that can store water.

Water is a vital resource for all life on Earth. Humans need water to drink, irrigate crops, and generate hydroelectric power. Water is also used in industry, for example in cooling towers and in the production of chemicals. All organisms need water to survive. Plants use water for photosynthesis, the process by which they convert sunlight into chemical energy that they can use to grow and reproduce. Animals need water to maintain their body temperature and lubricate their joints. Water is also a key component of the hydrologic cycle, which is the continuous movement of water between the land, atmosphere, and oceans.

There is a finite amount of water on Earth, and it is essential that we use it wisely. Water conservation is the practice of using water efficiently to reduce our demand for limited water resources. There are many ways to conserve water, such as using drought-tolerant plants in our landscapes, fixing leaks, and irrigating with reclaimed water. By conserving water, we can help ensure that there is enough for all of our needs today and in the future.

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Water Symbolism & Meaning

Water is a great symbol of life. In most spiritual traditions, water is a sacred element. It represents our emotions and is symbolic of the unconscious mind.

Water is often seen as a feminine symbol, and is associated with the moon, intuition, and emotion. It is also associated with birth, as it is necessary for life.

In some cultures, water is seen as a purifying force, capable of washing away impurities and sins. It is also associated with healing and regeneration.

As water flows through our lives, it can remind us to go with the flow and trust in the natural flow of life. It can also teach us about the cyclical nature of life, death, and rebirth.

Water is a powerful symbol that can be used to represent many things in our lives. When we work with water symbolism, we can access the deep wisdom of the unconscious mind and tap into the powerful energies of the natural world.

In the Old Testament, water was a powerful tool that God used to judge and bless his people. In the New Testament, Jesus Christ is often referred to as the “Living Water” that can quench our thirst forever.

As we enter into this new year, let us remember that water is a precious gift from God. It is essential for our physical survival and spiritual well-being. Let us be good stewards of this resource, using it wisely and sparingly. Let us also pray for those who do not have access to clean water. May they soon experience the life-giving power of this essential element.


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What Does The Bible Say About Water?

The Bible has a lot to say about water, from the very beginning in Genesis where we read about how God created the world and separated the waters, to the many references throughout Scripture of water being used as a symbol of cleansing and new life. In fact, it talks about water more than any other subject. Jesus used water to perform many miracles.

The Bible often uses water as a symbol of God’s Spirit. In the book of Genesis, we read that the Spirit of God hovered over the waters before creation. And in the New Testament, Jesus tells us that He will send His Spirit like a rushing river (John 7:38).

Water is also a symbol of new life. When we are baptized, we go under the water to die of our old life and rise up to start a new life with Christ.

So what does all this mean for us today? It means that water is important to our spiritual lives as well. Just as our bodies need water to function properly, our souls need God’s Spirit to thrive. We need to be filled with His Spirit so that we can live holy lives that please God.

Here are just a few of the many verses that mention water:

Genesis 1:6-7 – Then God said, “Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters, and let it divide the waters from the waters.” Thus God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament, and it was so.


Exodus 14:21-22 – Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and the LORD caused the sea to go back by a strong east wind all that night, and made the sea into dry land, and the waters were divided. So the children of Israel went into the midst of the sea on the dry ground, and the waters were a wall to them on their right hand and on their left.


Isaiah 55:1 – “Ho! Everyone who thirsts, Come to the waters; And you who have no money, Come, buy and eat. Yes, come, buy wine and milk Without money and without price.


John 3:5 – Jesus answered, “Most assuredly, I say to you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God.


Ephesians 5:26 – that He might sanctify and cleanse her with the washing of water by the word,


Titus 3:5 – not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to His mercy He saved us, through the washing of regeneration and renewing of the Holy Spirit,


1 Peter 3:20-21 – who formerly were disobedient, when once the Divine longsuffering waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was being prepared, in which a few, that is, eight souls, were saved through water. There is also an antitype which now saves us–baptism (not the removal of the filth of the flesh, but the answer of a good conscience toward God), through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,


As you can see, water is used throughout Scripture as a symbol of new life, cleansing, and redemption. If you are feeling thirsty today, why not come to the living water that Jesus offers us? He is the only one who can truly satisfy our thirst.

If you are not sure if you have been filled with the Holy Spirit, just ask God to fill you. He is faithful and will do it! (Ephesians 5:18)


Father, thank You for the water. Thank You for using it to cleanse us, heal us, and refresh us. Thank You for sending Your Spirit like a rushing river to fill us and give us new life. Help us to drink deeply of Your Spirit so that we may live holy lives that please You. In Jesus’ name, Amen.


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Bible Verses About Water

1. 2 Kings 3:17

For thus saith the LORD, Ye shall not see wind, neither shall ye see rain; yet that valley shall be filled with water, that ye may drink, both ye, and your cattle, and your beasts.

2. Deuteronomy 9:18

And I fell down before the LORD, as at the first, forty days and forty nights: I did neither eat bread, nor drink water, because of all your sins which ye sinned, in doing wickedly in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.

3. Hosea 6:3

Then shall we know, if we follow on to know the LORD: his going forth is prepared as the morning; and he shall come unto us as the rain, as the latter and former rain unto the earth.

4. Isaiah 33:16

He shall dwell on high: his place of defence shall be the munitions of rocks: bread shall be given him; his waters shall be sure.

5. John 4:7

There cometh a woman of Samaria to draw water: Jesus saith unto her, Give me to drink.

6. Job 5:10

Who giveth rain upon the earth, and sendeth waters upon the fields:

7. Hebrews 10:22

Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water.

8. Psalm 77:17

The clouds poured out water: the skies sent out a sound: thine arrows also went abroad.

9. John 2:6

And there were set there six waterpots of stone, after the manner of the purifying of the Jews, containing two or three firkins apiece.

10. 2 Kings 6:22

And he answered, Thou shalt not smite them: wouldest thou smite those whom thou hast taken captive with thy sword and with thy bow? set bread and water before them, that they may eat and drink, and go to their master.

11. Isaiah 43:20

The beast of the field shall honour me, the dragons and the owls: because I give waters in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert, to give drink to my people, my chosen.

12. Exodus 34:28

And he was there with the LORD forty days and forty nights; he did neither eat bread, nor drink water. And he wrote upon the tables the words of the covenant, the ten commandments.

13. Ezra 10:6

Then Ezra rose up from before the house of God, and went into the chamber of Johanan the son of Eliashib: and when he came thither, he did eat no bread, nor drink water: for he mourned because of the transgression of them that had been carried away.

14. Genesis 21:19

And God opened her eyes, and she saw a well of water; and she went, and filled the bottle with water, and gave the lad drink.

15. Job 37:13

He causeth it to come, whether for correction, or for his land, or for mercy.

16. Exodus 23:25

And ye shall serve the LORD your God, and he shall bless thy bread, and thy water; and I will take sickness away from the midst of thee.

17. Deuteronomy 2:28

Thou shalt sell me meat for money, that I may eat; and give me water for money, that I may drink: only I will pass through on my feet;

18. Job 6:19

The troops of Tema looked, the companies of Sheba waited for them.

19. Revelation 14:7

Saying with a loud voice, Fear God, and give glory to him; for the hour of his judgment is come: and worship him that made heaven, and earth, and the sea, and the fountains of waters.

20. 2 Kings 3:9

So the king of Israel went, and the king of Judah, and the king of Edom: and they fetched a compass of seven days’ journey: and there was no water for the host, and for the cattle that followed them.

21. Luke 7:44

And he turned to the woman, and said unto Simon, Seest thou this woman? I entered into thine house, thou gavest me no water for my feet: but she hath washed my feet with tears, and wiped them with the hairs of her head.

22. Genesis 24:11

And he made his camels to kneel down without the city by a well of water at the time of the evening, even the time that women go out to draw water.

23. 1 Timothy 5:23

Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach’s sake and thine often infirmities.

24. Genesis 18:4

Let a little water, I pray you, be fetched, and wash your feet, and rest yourselves under the tree:

25. Hosea 2:5

For their mother hath played the harlot: she that conceived them hath done shamefully: for she said, I will go after my lovers, that give me my bread and my water, my wool and my flax, mine oil and my drink.

26. Leviticus 17:15

And every soul that eateth that which died of itself, or that which was torn with beasts, whether it be one of your own country, or a stranger, he shall both wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the even: then shall he be clean.

27. Deuteronomy 9:9

When I was gone up into the mount to receive the tables of stone, even the tables of the covenant which the LORD made with you, then I abode in the mount forty days and forty nights, I neither did eat bread nor drink water:

28. Exodus 17:3

And the people thirsted there for water; and the people murmured against Moses, and said, Wherefore is this that thou hast brought us up out of Egypt, to kill us and our children and our cattle with thirst?

29. Judges 4:19

And he said unto her, Give me, I pray thee, a little water to drink; for I am thirsty. And she opened a bottle of milk, and gave him drink, and covered him.

30. 1 Kings 18:4

For it was so, when Jezebel cut off the prophets of the LORD, that Obadiah took an hundred prophets, and hid them by fifty in a cave, and fed them with bread and water.)

31. Judges 5:25

He asked water, and she gave him milk; she brought forth butter in a lordly dish.

32. Matthew 10:42

And whosoever shall give to drink unto one of these little ones a cup of cold water only in the name of a disciple, verily I say unto you, he shall in no wise lose his reward.

33. Isaiah 37:25

I have digged, and drunk water; and with the sole of my feet have I dried up all the rivers of the besieged places.

34. Luke 13:15

The Lord then answered him, and said, Thou hypocrite, doth not each one of you on the sabbath loose his ox or his ass from the stall, and lead him away to watering?

35. 1 Samuel 25:11

Shall I then take my bread, and my water, and my flesh that I have killed for my shearers, and give it unto men, whom I know not whence they be?

36. Judges 5:4

LORD, when thou wentest out of Seir, when thou marchedst out of the field of Edom, the earth trembled, and the heavens dropped, the clouds also dropped water.

37. Revelation 16:4

And the third angel poured out his vial upon the rivers and fountains of waters; and they became blood.

38. Proverbs 25:21

If thine enemy be hungry, give him bread to eat; and if he be thirsty, give him water to drink:

39. Genesis 24:32

And the man came into the house: and he ungirded his camels, and gave straw and provender for the camels, and water to wash his feet, and the men’s feet that were with him.

40. Genesis 43:24

And the man brought the men into Joseph’s house, and gave them water, and they washed their feet; and he gave their asses provender.

41. Nehemiah 9:20

Thou gavest also thy good spirit to instruct them, and withheldest not thy manna from their mouth, and gavest them water for their thirst.

42. Mark 9:41

For whosoever shall give you a cup of water to drink in my name, because ye belong to Christ, verily I say unto you, he shall not lose his reward.

43. Job 22:7

Thou hast not given water to the weary to drink, and thou hast withholden bread from the hungry.

44. 1 Kings 17:10

So he arose and went to Zarephath. And when he came to the gate of the city, behold, the widow woman was there gathering of sticks: and he called to her, and said, Fetch me, I pray thee, a little water in a vessel, that I may drink.

45. John 4:6

Now Jacob’s well was there. Jesus therefore, being wearied with his journey, sat thus on the well: and it was about the sixth hour.


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Bible Verses About Drinking Water (KJV)

1. 1 Kings 17:4

And it shall be, that thou shalt drink of the brook; and I have commanded the ravens to feed thee there.

2. Luke 16:24

And he cried and said, Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus, that he may dip the tip of his finger in water, and cool my tongue; for I am tormented in this flame.

3. Psalm 104:11

They give drink to every beast of the field: the wild asses quench their thirst.

4. Ezekiel 34:18

Seemeth it a small thing unto you to have eaten up the good pasture, but ye must tread down with your feet the residue of your pastures? and to have drunk of the deep waters, but ye must foul the residue with your feet?

5. Exodus 7:24

And all the Egyptians digged round about the river for water to drink; for they could not drink of the water of the river.

6. Ezekiel 24:3

And utter a parable unto the rebellious house, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Set on a pot, set it on, and also pour water into it:

7. John 4:14

But whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.

8. Amos 4:8

So two or three cities wandered unto one city, to drink water; but they were not satisfied: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.

9. Nahum 3:14

Draw thee waters for the siege, fortify thy strong holds: go into clay, and tread the morter, make strong the brickkiln.

10. Ezekiel 34:19

And as for my flock, they eat that which ye have trodden with your feet; and they drink that which ye have fouled with your feet.

11. Ezekiel 4:11

Thou shalt drink also water by measure, the sixth part of an hin: from time to time shalt thou drink.

12. 2 Kings 20:20

And the rest of the acts of Hezekiah, and all his might, and how he made a pool, and a conduit, and brought water into the city, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Judah?

13. 1 Timothy 5:23

Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach’s sake and thine often infirmities.

14. 1 Kings 17:6

And the ravens brought him bread and flesh in the morning, and bread and flesh in the evening; and he drank of the brook.

15. Daniel 1:12

Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten days; and let them give us pulse to eat, and water to drink.

16. John 4:46

So Jesus came again into Cana of Galilee, where he made the water wine. And there was a certain nobleman, whose son was sick at Capernaum.

17. John 4:13

Jesus answered and said unto her, Whosoever drinketh of this water shall thirst again:

18. Lamentations 5:4

We have drunken our water for money; our wood is sold unto us.

19. 1 Samuel 26:16

This thing is not good that thou hast done. As the LORD liveth, ye are worthy to die, because ye have not kept your master, the LORD’S anointed. And now see where the king’s spear is, and the cruse of water that was at his bolster.

20. John 2:7

Jesus saith unto them, Fill the waterpots with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

21. Ezekiel 4:16

Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, behold, I will break the staff of bread in Jerusalem: and they shall eat bread by weight, and with care; and they shall drink water by measure, and with astonishment:

22. 1 Kings 17:10

So he arose and went to Zarephath. And when he came to the gate of the city, behold, the widow woman was there gathering of sticks: and he called to her, and said, Fetch me, I pray thee, a little water in a vessel, that I may drink.


In what ways has water been significant in your life? How has it symbolized new beginnings, cleansing, or God’s faithfulness?

Share your thoughts and stories with us in the comments below!

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Celine Rice
Celine is a web blogger who enjoys writing about her daily life. Her favorite topics are education and feminism. As much as she enjoys being creative, she sometimes just wants to sit down and read a good book without overthinking.
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