4498 ploughing

4498 ploughing

Cutting up the furrows in soil and turning it up before work can be done on the land.

Ploughing as a way of life

1Ki 19:19-21; Lk 17:7 See also 1Sa 8:12; 1Sa 13:19-21; Job 1:14; Pr 20:4; Isa 28:24; Eze 36:9; Am 9:13

Rules concerning ploughing

Ex 23:10-11; Ex 34:21; Dt 22:10

Ploughing used figuratively

Job 4:8; Lk 9:62 See also Jdg 14:18; Ps 129:3; Ps 141:7; Isa 2:4; Jer 4:3; Hos 10:11-12; Am 6:12; 1Co 9:10

See also

4208land, divine responsibility
4406agriculture
4464harvest
4510sowing & reaping
4970seasons of year
5056rest
7482Year of Jubilee

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