Biblical References to Eye
K J V
God doth know
that in the day
ye eat thereof,
shall be opened, and
ye shall be as gods,
when the woman
saw that the tree
was good for food,
that it was pleasant
to the eyes, and
a tree to be desired to make
she took of the fruit thereof,
and did eat, and
gave also unto her
and he did eat.
3:5-7 (in Context) Genesis
3 (Whole Chapter)
And the eyes
of them both
were opened, and
knew that they
were naked; and
they sewed fig leaves together,
in the eyes
lifted up his eyes,
and beheld all the
that it was
before the LORD
destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah,
even as the garden
of the LORD,
like the land
as thou comest
the LORD said
Lift up now
thine eyes, and
look from the place
where thou art northward,
and eastward, and westward:
And he went in unto Hagar, and she conceived: and when
she saw that she had conceived, her mistress was despised in her
And Sarai said unto Abram, My wrong be upon thee: I have
given my maid into thy bosom; and when she saw that she had conceived, I was
despised in her eyes: the LORD judge between me and thee.
And he lift up his eyes and looked, and, lo, three
men stood by him: and when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the tent
door, and bowed himself toward the ground,
Behold now, I have two daughters which have not known
man; let me, I pray you, bring them out unto you, and do ye to them as is good
in your eyes: only unto these men do nothing; for therefore came they
under the shadow of my roof.
And unto Sarah he said, Behold, I have given thy brother
a thousand pieces of silver: behold, he is to thee a covering of the
eyes, unto all that are with thee, and with all other: thus she was
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
Then on the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes,
and saw the place afar off.
And Abraham lifted up his eyes, and looked, and
behold behind him a ram caught in a thicket by his horns: and Abraham went and
took the ram, and offered him up for a burnt offering in the stead of his
And Isaac went out to meditate in the field at the
eventide: and he lifted up his eyes, and saw, and, behold, the camels
And Rebekah lifted up her eyes, and when she saw
Isaac, she lighted off the camel.
And it came to pass, that when Isaac was old, and his
eyes were dim, so that he could not see, he called Esau his eldest son,
and said unto him, My son: and he said unto him, Behold, here am I.
Leah was tender eyed; but Rachel was beautiful
and well favoured.
And Laban said unto him, I pray thee, if I have found
favour in thine eyes, tarry: for I have learned by experience that the
LORD hath blessed me for thy sake.
And it came to pass, whensoever the stronger cattle did
conceive, that Jacob laid the rods before the eyes of the cattle in the
gutters, that they might conceive among the rods.
And it came to pass at the time that the cattle
conceived, that I lifted up mine eyes, and saw in a dream, and, behold,
the rams which leaped upon the cattle were ringstraked, speckled, and
And he said, Lift up now thine eyes, and see, all
the rams which leap upon the cattle are ringstraked, speckled, and grisled:
for I have seen all that Laban doeth unto thee.
Thus I was; in the day the drought consumed me, and the
frost by night; and my sleep departed from mine eyes.
And Jacob lifted up his eyes, and looked, and,
behold, Esau came, and with him four hundred men. And he divided the children
unto Leah, and unto Rachel, and unto the two handmaids.
And he lifted up his eyes, and saw the women and
the children; and said, Who are those with thee? And he said, The children
which God hath graciously given thy servant.
And Shechem said unto her father and unto her brethren,
Let me find grace in your eyes, and what ye shall say unto me I will
And they sat down to eat bread: and they lifted up their
eyes and looked, and, behold, a company of Ishmeelites came from Gilead
with their camels bearing spicery and balm and myrrh, going to carry it down
And it came to pass after these things, that his master's
wife cast her eyes upon Joseph; and she said, Lie with me.
And the thing was good in the eyes of Pharaoh,
and in the eyes of all his servants.
And he turned himself about from them, and wept; and
returned to them again, and communed with them, and took from them Simeon, and
bound him before their eyes.
And he lifted up his eyes, and saw his brother
Benjamin, his mother's son, and said, Is this your younger brother, of whom ye
spake unto me? And he said, God be gracious unto thee, my son.
And thou saidst unto thy servants, Bring him down unto
me, that I may set mine eyes upon him.
And, behold, your eyes see, and the eyes
of my brother Benjamin, that it is my mouth that speaketh unto you.
I will go down with thee into Egypt; and I will also
surely bring thee up again: and Joseph shall put his hand upon thine
Wherefore shall we die before thine eyes, both we
and our land? buy us and our land for bread, and we and our land will be
servants unto Pharaoh: and give us seed, that we may live, and not die, that
the land be not desolate.
Now the eyes of Israel were dim for age, so that
he could not see. And he brought them near unto him; and he kissed them, and
His eyes shall be red with wine, and his teeth
white with milk.
And when the days of his mourning were past, Joseph spake
unto the house of Pharaoh, saying, If now I have found grace in your
eyes, speak, I pray you, in the ears of Pharaoh, saying,
And they said unto them, The LORD look upon you, and
judge; because ye have made our savour to be abhorred in the eyes of
Pharaoh, and in the eyes of his servants, to put a sword in their hand
to slay us.
And Moses said, It is not meet so to do; for we shall
sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians to the LORD our God: lo, shall we
sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians before their eyes, and will
they not stone us?
And it shall be for a sign unto thee upon thine hand, and
for a memorial between thine eyes, that the LORD's law may be in thy
mouth: for with a strong hand hath the LORD brought thee out of
And it shall be for a token upon thine hand, and for
frontlets between thine eyes: for by strength of hand the LORD brought
us forth out of Egypt.
And when Pharaoh drew nigh, the children of Israel
lifted up their eyes, and, behold, the Egyptians marched after them;
and they were sore afraid: and the children of Israel cried out unto the
Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for
hand, foot for foot,
And if a man smite the eye of his servant, or the
eye of his maid, that it perish; he shall let him go free for his
And the sight of the glory of the LORD was like
devouring fire on the top of the mount in the eyes of the children of
And if the whole congregation of Israel sin through
ignorance, and the thing be hid from the eyes of the assembly, and they
have done somewhat against any of the commandments of the LORD concerning
things which should not be done, and are guilty;
But it shall be on the seventh day, that he shall shave
all his hair off his head and his beard and his eyebrows, even all his
hair he shall shave off: and he shall wash his clothes, also he shall wash his
flesh in water, and he shall be clean.
And if the people of the land do any ways hide their
eyes from the man, when he giveth of his seed unto Molech, and kill him
Or crookbackt, or a dwarf, or that hath a blemish in his
, or be scurvy, or scabbed, or hath his stones broken;