Birds & Insects

Updated 03/28/14

 

TYPE: INTERPRETATION: VERSE:
Ant Diligent (organized; many membered body) Pro 6:6-9; Ro 12:4-5
Bat (operates in the dark) Unclean (evil spirit: highly perceptive: i.e. radar) Lev 11:13-19
Bee Amorites: evil nations; relentless; stingers Deut 1:44; Ps 118:10-12; Is 7:18
Cankerworm (caterpillar) Devouring nations (tool of judgment: desolation) Joel 1:4-6; Joel 2; Nah 3:13-16
Dove Holy Spirit; undefiled Lk 3:22; Song 6:9
Eagle (+ soaring) Abomination; marauder; the mind: haughty Lev 11:13; Eze 10:14; Oba 1:1-4
Eagles wings (flight) God's covering: favor; protection; blessing Deut 32:9-14; Rev 12:14
Flies Folly; Beelzebub: Lord of dung (feed on death) Eccl 10:1; Lk 11:15
Fowls (of the air) Evil spirits; demons (disembodied souls) Jer 7:33;  Rev 19:17; Mat 12:43-45
Locust (army) Gog/Russia + the ten horns Lev 11:22; Deut 28:38; 2-Chr 7:13-14; Joel 2:25
Owl Unclean (spirit); evil discernment: "night vision" Lev 11:13-14
Scorpion(s) Tormentors: stinging; “tail” ministry + endtime Deut 8:15; 1-Ki 12:11; Rev 9:3
Worm Voracious consumer; pride: haughtiness; earthy Job 24:20; Ps 22:6; Is 41:14, 66:24