Figs were used in the bible to heal boils by placing a lump of figs on the sore in one instance. In another instance figs and raisins were given to an exhausted Egyption to revive him. There are two mentions recorded in the KJV Holy Bible where a lump of figs or figs used as a plaster to put on a boil to heal the sore.2 Kings 20:7 And Isaiah said, Take a lump of figs. And they took and laid it on the boil, and he recovered. See: 2 Kings 20:11-7
In Isaiah clear reference was made to a lump of figs used as a plaster on a boil to heal it.
For Isaiah had said, Let them take a lump of figs, and lay it for a plaister upon the boil, and he shall recover Isa. 38:21
During the battle between David and the Amalekites they found an Egyptian who was exhausted from battle and they used a fig cake and two bunches of raisins to revive him.
They gave him part of a fig cake and two bunches of raisins. After he had eaten, he revived, since he had neither eaten food nor had he drunk water for three days and three nights. I Sam. 30:12
More Bible Verses About Figs
Mark 11:11 And Jesus entered into Jerusalem, and into the temple: and when he had looked round about upon all things, and now the eventide was come, he went out unto Bethany with the twelve.
Mark 11:12 And on the morrow, when they were come from Bethany, he was hungry:
Mark 11:13 And seeing a fig tree afar off having leaves, he came, if haply he might find any thing thereon: and when he came to it, he found nothing but leaves; for the time of figs was not yet.
Mark 11:14 And Jesus answered and said unto it, No man eat fruit of thee hereafter for ever. And his disciples heard it.
Mark 11:15 And they come to Jerusalem: and Jesus went into the temple, and began to cast out them that sold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the tables of the moneychangers, and the seats of them that sold doves;
Mark 11:16 And would not suffer that any man should carry any vessel through the temple.
Mark 11:17 And he taught, saying unto them, Is it not written, My house shall be called of all nations the house of prayer? but ye have made it a den of thieves.
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"Figs in olive oil are a recipe that originates from the coastal areas, it’s an amazing natural & safe remedy for lots of health conditions, including: stomach problems, hemorrhoids, constipation, high cholesterol, anemia, asthma, bronchitis and even infertility. Some women say that this natural remedy helped them get pregnant. Recipe for dried figs in olive oil - 40 pieces of high quality dried figs, Olive oil Put the dried figs in a jar and then pour olive oil to the top of the jar. Close it and keep for 40 days, during these days the figs will absorb a lot of olive oil. Eat one fig before every meal".
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