what does cake symbolize in the bible

What Does Cake Symbolize In The Bible?

The Bible is never silent on any subject. At times it speaks loudly on some thematic issues while at times it speaks figuratively. Just like in other subject matters, the Bible speaks of cakes and yeast and bread in different contexts. In this article, we shall look at each of these contexts to find out … Read more

Symbol of Servanthood

What Does The Axe Symbolize In the Bible?

The axe is a tool used for chopping and felling trees. In the Biblical times, the axe was also used for hewing timber for building. As a tool of trade, the Bible uses it in a symbolic way to show the different meanings of the axe based on context. This article will delve into all … Read more

A Symbol of God’s Promise Never to Destroy the Earth with Water

What Does A Rainbow Symbolize In The Bible?

There are so many myths that try to explain the supernatural aspects of the rainbow. Depending on the natural setting or ethnic extraction from which you draw the lessons, you could have so many meanings assigned to the rainbow. The Bible also mentions the rainbow in about 7 verses in scripture. Overall, the rainbow illustrates … Read more

Unclean Spirits

What Do Frogs Symbolize In The Bible?

Frogs may well be the green slimy creatures that hop in swaps and feed on bugs. However, the Bible speaks about frogs in a way that takes them off from the physical realm into the spiritual expanse. Both in Exodus and Revelation, the Bible speaks of frogs in quite a significant manner. To help wrap … Read more

Scorpions as Symbols of Punishment and Pain

What Do Scorpions Symbolize In The Bible?

The Bible is never silent. From creation to the prophesy on folding up of the world, it has mentioned several things including animate and inanimate objects. The scorpion both literal and symbolic, has been mentioned in the Old and New Testament with reference to a number of scenarios. In the sections below, we shall dive … Read more

Symbolic Offering for Nazarite Rituals

Build Your House On The Rock Sermon (Matthew 7:24 – 27)

Jesus never wasted an opportunity to use the things that are familiar to teach thought-provoking lessons that call His listeners to action. Throughout His earthly ministry He taught the people many times, using “parables.” In closing His sermon on the mount, Jesus, shared a story of two builders. Read on to learn more about His … Read more

God’s Establishment And Direction

What Does A Deer Symbolize In The Bible?

The deer is one of the most mentioned animals in the Bible. From the Old Testament writers and cultures has a special attachment to the deer for specific reasons. For some it was its speed, for others it was its calving and still, some writers borrowed the grace and the beauty of the deer. As … Read more

what do mountains symbolize in the bible

What Do Mountains Symbolize In The Bible?

The stories of the Bible were set in a hilly and mountainous landscape. For this and many other reasons, mountains and hills are mentioned so many times in the Bible – over 500 times. Both the Jewish and Christian cultures attach a significant logical symbolism to the mountains. So what do mountains symbolize in the … Read more

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