There are many references to a dove 🕊 in the Word of God. This bird does hold quite an important position in the Scriptures. Let’s see what they are:

  • The first bird Noah sent after the floods was a dove.
  • The New Testament Church is compared to a dove by the beloved.
  • Isaiah the prophet compares the dove with the Israelites.
  • Ephraim is compared with a dove.
  • The third person in The Trinity i.e. the Holy Spirit is compared to a dove.
  • It is a clean and pure bird; so people in the Old Testament brought doves as sacrifice into the Tabernacle.
  • It is known for its swift wings. That’s why David also desired to have wings of a dove, fly away and be at rest.


To know more about this beautiful bird you can read it here.

Be blessed 💕