9 Idioms You Didn’t Know Came From the Bible

The blind lead the blind to show how a thorn in one’s side is just a drop in the bucket of the English language!

Red in the Morning, Sailor’s Warning

He answered them, “When it is evening, you say, ‘It will be fair weather, for the sky is red.’ And in the morning, ‘It will be stormy today, for the sky is red and threatening.’ You know how to interpret the appearance of the sky, but you cannot interpret the signs of the times. — Matthew 16:2-3

A Drop in the Bucket

Behold, the nations are like a drop from a bucket, and are accounted as the dust on the scales; behold, he takes up the coastlands like fine dust.

— Isaiah 40:15