bible verses about Bread

Discover the Best Bible Verses about Bread - Bread of Life

The subject of bread has an important position in the Bible. It appears in countless stories and teachings throughout scripture. In fact, Jesus himself referred to bread as the "bread of life." The Bible tells us that on multiple occasions, Jesus blessed and broke bread to feed the hungry crowds. The unleavened bread that the Jews ate during the Passover meal is also mentioned in the Old Testament. Explore our comprehensive collection of Bible verses about bread and discover the deeper meaning of this essential food. Whether you're looking to deepen your understanding of the story of the loaves and fishes, or the significance of daily bread, you'll find a wealth of inspiration in our carefully curated selection of verses. Join us on a journey to discover the bread of life and learn how it can nourish your soul today.

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51 Bible Scriptures about Bread

And he pressed upon them greatly; and they turned in unto him, and entered into his house; and he made them a feast, and did bake unleavened bread, and they did eat.

Genesis, Chapter: 19, Verse: 3

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And the seven years of dearth began to come, according as Joseph had said: and the dearth was in all lands; but in all the land of Egypt there was bread.

Genesis, Chapter: 41, Verse: 54

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And when all the land of Egypt was famished, the people cried to Pharaoh for bread: and Pharaoh said unto all the Egyptians, Go unto Joseph; what he saith to you, do.

Genesis, Chapter: 41, Verse: 55

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And they made ready the present against Joseph came at noon: for they heard that they should eat bread there.

Genesis, Chapter: 43, Verse: 25

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And there was no bread in all the land; for the famine was very sore, so that the land of Egypt and all the land of Canaan fainted by reason of the famine.

Genesis, Chapter: 47, Verse: 13

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And they brought their cattle unto Joseph: and Joseph gave them bread in exchange for horses, and for the flocks, and for the cattle of the herds, and for the asses: and he fed them with bread for all their cattle for that year.

Genesis, Chapter: 47, Verse: 17

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Seven days shall ye eat unleavened bread; even the first day ye shall put away leaven out of your houses: for whosoever eateth leavened bread from the first day until the seventh day, that soul shall be cut off from Israel.

Exodus, Chapter: 12, Verse: 15

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Ye shall eat nothing leavened; in all your habitations shall ye eat unleavened bread.

Exodus, Chapter: 12, Verse: 20

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Seven days thou shalt eat unleavened bread, and in the seventh day shall be a feast to the LORD.

Exodus, Chapter: 13, Verse: 6

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Unleavened bread shall be eaten seven days; and there shall no leavened bread be seen with thee, neither shall there be leaven seen with thee in all thy quarters.

Exodus, Chapter: 13, Verse: 7

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And it came to pass, that on the sixth day they gathered twice as much bread, two omers for one man: and all the rulers of the congregation came and told Moses.

Exodus, Chapter: 16, Verse: 22

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And Moses said, This is the thing which the LORD commandeth, Fill an omer of it to be kept for your generations; that they may see the bread wherewith I have fed you in the wilderness, when I brought you forth from the land of Egypt.

Exodus, Chapter: 16, Verse: 32

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The table, and his staves, and all his vessels, and the shewbread,

Exodus, Chapter: 35, Verse: 13

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And the remainder thereof shall Aaron and his sons eat: with unleavened bread shall it be eaten in the holy place; in the court of the tabernacle of the congregation they shall eat it.

Leviticus, Chapter: 6, Verse: 16

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And the flesh of the sacrifice of his peace offerings for thanksgiving shall be eaten the same day that it is offered; he shall not leave any of it until the morning.

Leviticus, Chapter: 7, Verse: 15

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Speak unto Aaron, saying, Whosoever he be of thy seed in their generations that hath any blemish, let him not approach to offer the bread of his God.

Leviticus, Chapter: 21, Verse: 17

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And ye shall eat neither bread, nor parched corn, nor green ears, until the selfsame day that ye have brought an offering unto your God: it shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations in all your dwellings.

Leviticus, Chapter: 23, Verse: 14

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And the priest shall wave them with the bread of the firstfruits for a wave offering before the LORD, with the two lambs: they shall be holy to the LORD for the priest.

Leviticus, Chapter: 23, Verse: 20

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And a basket of unleavened bread, cakes of fine flour mingled with oil, and wafers of unleavened bread anointed with oil, and their meat offering, and their drink offerings.

Numbers, Chapter: 6, Verse: 15

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And when the dew fell upon the camp in the night, the manna fell upon it.

Numbers, Chapter: 11, Verse: 9

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And in the fifteenth day of this month is the feast: seven days shall unleavened bread be eaten.

Numbers, Chapter: 28, Verse: 17

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A land wherein thou shalt eat bread without scarceness, thou shalt not lack any thing in it; a land whose stones are iron, and out of whose hills thou mayest dig brass.

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 8, Verse: 9

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And the princes of Succoth said, Are the hands of Zebah and Zalmunna now in thine hand, that we should give bread unto thine army?

Judges, Chapter: 8, Verse: 6

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And it came to pass on the fourth day, when they arose early in the morning, that he rose up to depart: and the damsel's father said unto his son in law, Comfort thine heart with a morsel of bread, and afterward go your way.

Judges, Chapter: 19, Verse: 5

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And they will salute thee, and give thee two loaves of bread; which thou shalt receive of their hands.

1 Samuel, Chapter: 10, Verse: 4

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Now therefore what is under thine hand? give me five loaves of bread in mine hand, or what there is present.

1 Samuel, Chapter: 21, Verse: 3

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And they found an Egyptian in the field, and brought him to David, and gave him bread, and he did eat; and they made him drink water;

1 Samuel, Chapter: 30, Verse: 11

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

1 Kings, Chapter: 17, Verse: 6

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And as she was going to fetch it, he called to her, and said, Bring me, I pray thee, a morsel of bread in thine hand.

1 Kings, Chapter: 17, Verse: 11

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

Job, Chapter: 22, Verse: 7

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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.

Isaiah, Chapter: 33, Verse: 16

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Now it came to pass in the seventh month, that Ishmael the son of Nethaniah the son of Elishama, of the seed royal, and the princes of the king, even ten men with him, came unto Gedaliah the son of Ahikam to Mizpah; and there they did eat bread together in Mizpah.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 41, Verse: 1

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And in the fourth month, in the ninth day of the month, the famine was sore in the city, so that there was no bread for the people of the land.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 52, Verse: 6

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And changed his prison garments: and he did continually eat bread before him all the days of his life.

Jeremiah, Chapter: 52, Verse: 33

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That they may want bread and water, and be astonied one with another, and consume away for their iniquity.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 4, Verse: 17

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When I shall send upon them the evil arrows of famine, which shall be for their destruction, and which I will send to destroy you: and I will increase the famine upon you, and will break your staff of bread:

Ezekiel, Chapter: 5, Verse: 16

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And say unto the people of the land, Thus saith the Lord GOD of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and of the land of Israel; They shall eat their bread with carefulness, and drink their water with astonishment, that her land may be desolate from all that is therein, because of the violence of all them that dwell therein.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 12, Verse: 19

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In the first month, in the fourteenth day of the month, ye shall have the passover, a feast of seven days; unleavened bread shall be eaten.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 45, Verse: 21

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Ye offer polluted bread upon mine altar; and ye say, Wherein have we polluted thee? In that ye say, The table of the LORD is contemptible.

Malachi, Chapter: 1, Verse: 7

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Give us this day our daily bread.

Matthew, Chapter: 6, Verse: 11

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Send them away, that they may go into the country round about, and into the villages, and buy themselves bread: for they have nothing to eat.

Mark, Chapter: 6, Verse: 36

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Now the disciples had forgotten to take bread, neither had they in the ship with them more than one loaf.

Mark, Chapter: 8, Verse: 14

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Then came the day of unleavened bread, when the passover must be killed.

Luke, Chapter: 22, Verse: 7

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And he took bread, and gave thanks, and brake it, and gave unto them, saying, This is my body which is given for you: this do in remembrance of me.

Luke, Chapter: 22, Verse: 19

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Our fathers did eat manna in the desert; as it is written, He gave them bread from heaven to eat.

John, Chapter: 6, Verse: 31

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Then said they unto him, Lord, evermore give us this bread.

John, Chapter: 6, Verse: 34

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And Jesus said unto them, I am the bread of life: he that cometh to me shall never hunger; and he that believeth on me shall never thirst.

John, Chapter: 6, Verse: 35

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Jesus then cometh, and taketh bread, and giveth them, and fish likewise.

John, Chapter: 21, Verse: 13

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When he therefore was come up again, and had broken bread, and eaten, and talked a long while, even till break of day, so he departed.

Acts, Chapter: 20, Verse: 11

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For I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, That the Lord Jesus the same night in which he was betrayed took bread:

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 11, Verse: 23

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But let a man examine himself, and so let him eat of that bread, and drink of that cup.

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 11, Verse: 28

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