‘Five’ … is it special in the New Testament? (KJV)

Five…..Lord, thou deliveredst unto me five talents:
behold, I have gained beside them five talents more. – Mat 25:20

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “Five”.

Mat 14:17 And they say unto him, We have here but five loaves,
and two fishes.

Mat 14:19 And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the grass,
and took the five loaves,
and the two fishes,
and looking up to heaven, he blessed,
and brake,
and gave the loaves to his disciples,
and the disciples to the multitude.

Mat 14:21 And they that had eaten were about five thousand men,
beside women and children.

Mat 16:9 Do ye not yet understand,
neither remember the five loaves of the five thousand,
and how many baskets ye took up?

Mat 25:2 And five of them were wise,
and five were foolish.

Mat 25:15 And unto one he gave five talents,
to another two,
and to another one;
to every man according to his several ability;
and straightway took his journey.

Mat 25:16 Then he that had received the five talents
went and traded with the same,
and made them other five talents.

Mat 25:20 And so he that had received five talents came
and brought other five talents, saying,
Lord, thou deliveredst unto me five talents:
behold, I have gained beside them five talents more.

Mar 6:38 He saith unto them, How many loaves have ye?
go and see. And when they knew, they say, Five,
and two fishes.

Mar 6:41 And when he had taken the five loaves and the two fishes,
he looked up to heaven,
and blessed,
and brake the loaves,
and gave them to his disciples to set before them;
and the two fishes divided he among them all.

Mar 6:44 And they that did eat of the loaves
were about five thousand men.

Mar 8:19 When I brake the five loaves among five thousand,
how many baskets full of fragments took ye up?
They say unto him, Twelve.

Luk 1:24 And after those days his wife Elisabeth conceived,
and hid herself five months, saying,
25. Thus hath the Lord dealt with me in the days
wherein he looked on  me,
to take away my reproach among men.

Luk 7:41 There was a certain creditor which had two debtors:
the one owed five hundred pence,
and the other fifty.

Luk 9:13 But he said unto them, Give ye them to eat.
And they said, We have no more but five loaves and two fishes;
except we should go and buy meat for all this people.

Luk 9:14 For they were about five thousand men.
And he said to his disciples,
Make them sit down by fifties in a company.

Luk 9:16 Then he took the five loaves and the two fishes,
and looking up to heaven, he blessed them,
and brake,
and gave to the disciples to set before the multitude.

Luk 12:6 Are not five sparrows sold for two farthings,
and not one of them is forgotten before God?

Luk 12:52 For from henceforth
there shall be five in one house divided,
three against two,
and two against three.

Luk 14:19 And another said, I have bought five yoke of oxen,
and I go to prove them:
I pray thee have me excused.

Luk 16:28 For I have five brethren;
that he may testify unto them,
lest they also come into this place of torment.

Luk 19:18 And the second came, saying,
Lord, thy pound hath gained five pounds.

Luk 19:19 And he said likewise to him,
Be thou also over five cities.

Joh 4:18 For thou hast had five husbands;
and he whom thou now hast is not thy husband:
in that saidst thou truly.

Joh 5:2 Now there is at Jerusalem by the sheep market a pool,
which is called in the Hebrew tongue Bethesda,
having five porches.

Joh 6:9 There is a lad here,
which hath five barley loaves,
and two small fishes:
but what are they among so many?

Joh 6:10 And Jesus said, Make the men sit down.
Now there was much grass in the place.
So the men sat down,
in number about five thousand.

Joh 6:13 Therefore they gathered them together,
and filled twelve baskets with the fragments of the five barley loaves,
which remained over and above unto them that had eaten.

Act 4:4 Howbeit many of them which heard the word believed;
and the number of the men was about five thousand.

Act 20:6 And we sailed away from Philippi
after the days of unleavened bread,
and came unto them to Troas in five days;
where we abode seven days.

Act 24:1 And after five days Ananias the high priest
descended with the elders,
and with a certain orator named Tertullus,
who informed the governor against Paul.

1Co 14:19 Yet in the church I had rather speak five words
with my understanding,
that by my voice I might teach others also,
than ten thousand words in an unknown tongue.

1Co 15:6 After that, he was seen of above five hundred brethren at once;
of whom the greater part remain unto this present,
but some are fallen asleep.

2Co 11:24 Of the Jews five times received I forty stripes save one.

Rev 9:5 And to them it was given that they should not kill them,
but that they should be tormented five months:
and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion,
when he striketh a man.

Rev 9:10 And they had tails like unto scorpions,
and there were stings in their tails:
and their power was to hurt men five months.

Rev 17:10 And there are seven kings:
five are fallen, and one is,
and the other is not yet come;
and when he cometh, he must continue a short space.

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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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