Vocabulary of Human Nourishment

This is a subsidiary post of Vocabularies.

Correlative post:  Vocabulary of Human Development

Related post:  Spiritual Food and Drink

Just as our bodies require physical nourishment, so our spirits require spiritual nourishment.  The words that follow have application to both.  Of course, we don’t need the Bible to tell us how to feed our bodies, but we do need it to tell us how to feed our souls.

bread  –  Matthew 4:3-4; 6:11; 15:26; 16:10-12; Mark 7:27; Luke 4:3-4; 11:3; 14:15; John 6:31, 35, 48, 50, 51, 58; 1 Corinthians 5:6-8; 2 Corinthians 9:10;;; Exodus 16:3-4; 23:25;  Deuteronomy 8:3; 1 Samuel 2:36; Psalm 78:15-33; Isaiah 33:16; 55:10-11; Lamentations 4:4; Amos 8:11-13

dine  –  Revelation 3:20

drink  –  John 6:53, 54, 55, 56; 1 Corinthians 10:1-7;;; Exodus 32:6; 1 Kings 19:8; Psalm 78:15-33; Isaiah 29:8

eat  –  Luke 14:15; John 4:32; 6:31, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 56, 57, 58; 1 Corinthians 10:1-7; Revelation 3:20 ESV;;; Exodus 32:6; Deuteronomy 8:3; 1 Samuel 2:36; 28:20; 2 Samuel 9:9-13; 1 Kings 19:8; Psalm 78:15-33; Ecclesiastes 10:17; Isaiah 29:8; 55:10-11; Jeremiah 15:16; Ezekiel 3:1-3

faint  –  Psalm 107:4-9; Isaiah 29:8

famine  –  Amos 8:11-13

feast  –  1 Corinthians 5:6-8

feed  –  Deuteronomy 8:3; Isaiah 58:14; Ezekiel 3:1-3; 34:23; Malachi 3:10

food  –  Matthew 24:45 (cf. Luke 12:42); John 4:32, 34; 6:55; 1 Corinthians 10:1-7; Hebrews 5:12-14;;; 2 Samuel 9:9-13; 1 Kings 19:8; Psalm 78:15-33

hunger  –  Matthew 5:6;;; Exodus 16:3-4; Deuteronomy 8:3; Psalm 34:10; 107:4-9; Isaiah 29:8; 49:10

manna  –  John 6:31, 49; Hebrews 9:4; Revelation 2:17;;; Deuteronomy 8:3; Psalm 78:15-33

meat  –  Exodus 16:3-4; Psalm 78:15-33; Malachi 3:10 KJV

milk  –  1 Corinthians 3:2; Hebrews 5:12-14; 1 Peter 2:2

nourish  –  1 Timothy 4:6

rations  –  Luke 12:42 (cf. Matthew 24:45)

strengthen  –  1 John 2:14;;; 1 Samuel 28:20; 30:6; 1 Kings 19:8; Psalm 119:28; Ecclesiastes 10:17; Joel 2:11; Zechariah 8:9

sup, supper  –  Revelation 3:20 KJV; Revelation 19:9

table  – Luke 14:15;;; 2 Samuel 9:9-13; Psalm 23:5; 78:15-33

taste  –  Hebrews 6:4-6; 1 Peter 2:1-3;;; Psalm 34:8

thirst  –  Matthew 5:6;;; Psalm 107:4-9; Isaiah 29:8; 41:17-18; 49:10; Hosea 2:3; Amos 8:11-13

water  –  Exodus 23:25; Isaiah 33:16; 41:17-18; 49:10

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