Bob Dylan and the Bible, an index

Untold Dylan: The Biblical Index


This is one of a number of indexes offered by Untold Dylan, in this case an index of articles that cite specific Biblical references in relation to Dylan’s compositions.

A list of the various indexes we have prepared is here

In each case the relevant book of the Bible is cited with a link to the relevant article on this site.

Latest additions – to find the exact article please use the search box above top right

Bob Dylan And Charles Baudelaire (Part III)

Luke 11:13

Bob Dylan And Arthur Rimbaud (Part II)

Luke 23:28

Bob Dylan For Dummies

Isaiah  24:12; 25:1,2

Bob Dylan And Lucifer

Luke 6:31
Isaiah 14:12

Bob Dylan And The Angel With Four Faces

Genesis 7:10
Ezekiel 1:10
Revelations 6:12;18:9

Bob Dylan: The Circus Is In Town

I Corinthians 9:25
I Thessalonians 2:19
II Timothy 4:18
James 1:12
I Peter 5:4

Bob Dylan And Lord Buckley (Part II)

Matthew 7:21

Bob Dylan And Edward Taylor (Part II)

Jeremiah 1:16

Bob Dylan And Edward Taylor  (Part III)
II Corinthians 4:6;12:9

Bob Dylan And Johnny Appleseed (Part I)

Genesis 2:16,17

Bob Dylan: Strength In The Things That Remains

Revelation 3:2

Bob Dylan And Metonymy

II Kings 2:11
Mark 14:10
John 19:1,2

Bob Dylan And Mark Twain (Part II)

Genesis 4:1,2,8
John 5: 35,36

Take What You Have From Coincidence (Part II)

Genesis 4:2

Bob Dylan And Mark Twain (Part III)

Genesis 4:25; 6:14,19

Bob Dylan’s Little Cabin In The Rain

Genesis 13:8

Dylanesque RhymeTwist: Hardin And Hardy (Part II)

Acts 16: 25, 26

Bob Dylan And The Symbols Of Aĺchemy: Birds of Pray

Matthew 6:20-23
John 11:41-44

Bob Dylan: Maybe Someday You’ll Understand

Joel 2:31
II Corinthians 4:11

Bob Dylan And A Spoonful Of Fire

II Kings 2:11

Bob Dylan: Songs Of Hope And Fear

Song Of Solomon 1:7
Ezekiel 38:15

Nettie Moore Synesthesia In Bob Dylan’s Song Lyrics (Part II)

Song Of Solomon 5:13

Bob Dylan And Emily Dickinson

Genesis 3:4,5,6

Bob Dylan: His Gotham Ingress Revisited

Mark 16:1,5

Bob Dylan: Symbolism Of The Lion

Genesis 49:9
Psalm 36:11,12

Bob Dylan, William Blake, And The Eagles

Revelations 17:4,7

Cool Hand Bob

Mark 15:34
Luke 1:27
Acts 1:11

Bob Dylan Crosses The Mississippi

Deuteronomy 32:51,52
Luke 9:54

Bob Of Irony

Matthew 10:34

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By Larry Fyffe







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