11 Bible Verses about Apples

Proverbs 25:11 ESV / 51 helpful votes

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in a setting of silver.

Song of Solomon 2:3 ESV / 50 helpful votes

As an apple tree among the trees of the forest, so is my beloved among the young men. With great delight I sat in his shadow, and his fruit was sweet to my taste.

Psalm 17:8 ESV / 24 helpful votes

Keep me as the apple of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings,

Proverbs 7:2 ESV / 16 helpful votes

Keep my commandments and live; keep my teaching as the apple of your eye;

Joel 1:12 ESV / 13 helpful votes

The vine dries up; the fig tree languishes. Pomegranate, palm, and apple, all the trees of the field are dried up, and gladness dries up from the children of man.

Song of Solomon 7:8 ESV / 12 helpful votes

I say I will climb the palm tree and lay hold of its fruit. Oh may your breasts be like clusters of the vine, and the scent of your breath like apples,

Zechariah 2:8 ESV / 9 helpful votes

For thus said the Lord of hosts, after his glory sent me to the nations who plundered you, for he who touches you touches the apple of his eye:

Deuteronomy 32:10 ESV / 9 helpful votes

“He found him in a desert land, and in the howling waste of the wilderness; he encircled him, he cared for him, he kept him as the apple of his eye.

Song of Solomon 8:5 ESV / 7 helpful votes

Who is that coming up from the wilderness, leaning on her beloved? Under the apple tree I awakened you. There your mother was in labor with you; there she who bore you was in labor.

Jeremiah 17:1-27 ESV / 4 helpful votes

“The sin of Judah is written with a pen of iron; with a point of diamond it is engraved on the tablet of their heart, and on the horns of their altars, while their children remember their altars and their Asherim, beside every green tree and on the high hills, on the mountains in the open country. Your wealth and all your treasures I will give for spoil as the price of your high places for sin throughout all your territory. You shall loosen your hand from your heritage that I gave to you, and I will make you serve your enemies in a land that you do not know, for in my anger a fire is kindled that shall burn forever.” Thus says the Lord: “Cursed is the man who trusts in man and makes flesh his strength, whose heart turns away from the Lord. ...

Song of Solomon 2:5 ESV / 4 helpful votes

Sustain me with raisins; refresh me with apples, for I am sick with love.

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