Bible Verses About Sheep

Sheep.
    Clean and used as food  De 14:4
    Described as
      Innocent.  2Sa 24:17
      Sagacious.  Joh 10:4,5
      Agile.  Ps 114:4,6
      Being covered with a fleece.  Job 31:20
      Remarkably prolific.  Ps 107:41; 144:13; Song 4:2; Eze 36:37
    Bleating of, alluded to  Jdj 5:16; 1Sa 15:14
    Under man's care from the earliest age  Ge 4:4
    Constituted a great part of patriarchal wealth  Ge 13:5; 24:25; 26:14
    Males of called rams  1Sa 15:22; Jer 51:40
    Females of, called ewes  Ps 78:71
    Young of, called lambs  Ex 12:3; Isa 11:6
    Places celebrated for
      Kedar.  Eze 27:21
      Bashan.  De 32:14
      Nebaioth.  Isa 60:7
      Bozrah.  Mic 2:12
    Flesh of, extensively used as food  1Sa 25:18; 1Ki 1:19; 4:23; Ne 5:18; Isa 22:13
    Milk of, used as food  De 32:14; Isa 7:21,22; 1Co 9:7
    Skins of, worn as clothing by the poor  Heb 11:37
    Skins of, made into a covering for the tabernacle  Ex 25:5; 36:10; 39:34
    Wool of, made into clothing  Job 31:20; Pr 31:13; Eze 34:3
    Offered in sacrifice from the earliest age  Ge 4:4; 8:20; 15:9,10
    Offered in sacrifice under the law  Ex 20:24; Le 1:10; 1Ki 8:5,63
    Flocks of
      Attended by members of the family.  Ge 29:9; Ex 2:16; 1Sa 16:11
      Attended by servants.  1Sa 17:20; Isa 61:5
      Guarded by dogs.  Job 30:1
      Kept in folds or cotes.  1Sa 24:3; 2Sa 7:8; Joh 10:1
      Conducted to the richest pastures.  Ps 23:2
      Fed on the mountains.  Ex 3:1; Eze 34:6,13
      Fed in the valleys.  Isa 65:10
      Frequently covered the pastures.  Ps 65:13
      Watered every day.  Ge 29:8-10; Ex 2:16,17
      Made to rest at noon.  Ps 23:2; Song 1:7
      Followed the shepherd.  Joh 10:4,27
      Fled from strangers.  Joh 10:5
    Washed and shorn every year  Song 4:2
    Firstlings of, not to be shorn  De 15:19
    Firstlings of, not to be redeemed  Nu 18:17
    Firstlings of, could not be dedicated as a free-will offering  Le 27:26
    Tithe of, given to the Levites  2Ch 31:4-6
    First wool of, given to the priests  De 18:4
    Time of shearing, a time of rejoicing  1Sa 25:2,11,36; 2Sa 13:23
    Were frequently
      Given as presents.  2Sa 17:29; 1Ch 12:40
      Given as tribute.  2Ki 3:4; 2Ch 17:11
      Destroyed by wild beasts.  Jer 50:17; Mic 5:8; Joh 10:12
      Taken in great numbers in war.  Jdj 6:4; 1Sa 14:32; 1Ch 5:21; 2Ch 14:15
      Cut off by disease.  Ex 9:3
    False prophets assume the simple appearance  Mt 7:15
    Illustrative
      Of the Jews.  Ps 74:1; 78:52; 79:13
      Of the people of Christ.  Joh 10:7-26; 21:16,17; Heb 13:20; 1Pe 5:2
      Of the wicked in their death.  Ps 49:14
      Of those under God's judgment.  Ps 44:1
      (In patience and simplicity,) of patience, of Christ.  Isa 53:7
      (In proneness to wander,) of those who depart from God.  Ps 119:176; Isa 53:6; Eze 34:16
      (Lost,) of the unregenerate.  Mt 10:6
      (When found,) of restored sinners.  Lu 15:5,7
      (Separation from the goats,) of the separation of saints from the wicked.  Mt 25:32,33