When we talk about interesting symbols, not just in the dream symbolical system or Biblical, but in general, the rock takes one of the central stages.
The rock is seen as one of the four elements of the world (along with the earth, water, fire, air), is a symbol of still life.
Hardness, resistance, permanence, immobility, and its tendency not to change is a structure or disappear, determines the use of stone in apotropaic (amulets) and healing magic.
In Biblical terms, rock is interpreted as the support, foundation, essence, axis of the world and is compared to the world’s tree.
It is the symbol of stability, durability, reliability, eternity, cohesion. Denotes static life. A stone, a rock, a mountain, a tree, or a grove, all symbolically connected, represent the Universe.
It can also be the motive in a dream – read here what it means and connected to the Biblical interpretation.
Meaning and Symbolism
The rock is the embodiment of stability, strength, and a similar meaning is seen in the Bible.
It can also be seen as a weapon – in the Bible, there are stories about killing people with it, so it can be used for numerous purposes.
According to the Bible, if you dreamed of big sea waves hitting rocks, it means that someone will try to shake your attitudes and beliefs – according to the Bible, your faith must stay firm as a rock. You are a person who sticks to yourself, and it is not easy to make you change your mind when you have planned to do something.
Waves represent people who want to make you change your mind about a decision of yours.
Big waves mean that these people are ready for anything in their intention to disturb you, and if they are unlikely to succeed, they are miserable.
If you dreamed of a rock in the middle of the desert, it could mean that you are a person who stands firmly on his feet. In the same way, Jesus walks the desert, not doubting who he is and where he is going.
You have achieved all your goals in life, and now you can enjoy reaping the fruits of your labor because it is ahead of you.
If you have been dreaming of water coming out of a rock, it may be that you have a younger person in your life that you are helping to find his way.
You are there for her stability, and you help her and give her the strength to fight for her place under the sun.
To dream of breaking a rock means that you think you have made many mistakes in life and had wrong principles, so now you are trying to start all over again.
If you have been dreaming of rock from which a tree sprouts, it means that you are or will get some great idea for starting a private business.
It could be a job that you will do for the rest of your life and very successfully.
If you dreamed of jumping off a cliff into the water, it means you are playing too much with someone’s patience.
It is the person who has given you peace and stability in your life, and you probably feel that she is obligated to provide it for you.
You have probably been in business ventures with one or two partners so far.
This will come to an end soon, and you will have to share a job, and everyone will go their own way.
You will probably start your own company that deals with the same domain, and you will be successful in that due to many years of experience.
Decoding Biblical Meaning of Rock in Dreams
So, the rock often appears in the lives of the people who are put to the test – in your case, if you had such a dream, it shows that you are the person with a lot of life experience, and it will not be a problem for you to understand where you have strayed from the path.
In your idea, the enemy will be your time to realize a new beginning.
If you dreamed of sleeping on a rock, it means that you have a solid and stable personality next to you as a life companion.
In biblical terms, it is that the test of faith is the companion on such journeys. This is a person you will always and in every situation be able to rely on and will never leave you.
Sleeping on that rock could mean that you may be relying too much on that person and that you could do some things on your own for a change without burdening anyone.
To dream of a lion coming out of rock means that you have or will make someone very angry with your words and actions.
There has probably been or will soon be a clash, and you will say something you do not want to the wrong person.
To dream of rock that is melting means that you have had too high an opinion of yourself – come down to the ground, be humble, just like the Bible says. And in the coming days, your opinion of yourself will be shaken. Try to get down to earth at least a little so that you are not left alone in this world.
Sometimes, and the Bible also sees this as one of its motives, speaks of rock as a parent or a mentor.
These dreams are often associated with it; it shows that there comes a time when that person, who is probably your parent, will let you try to cope on your own and find your way.
It takes a lot of earthquakes to make a rock stable, and that’s a lesson you’ll need to learn on your own to be able to make your way through life when your parents no longer have the strength to push you forward.
If you dreamed of lifting a large rock off the ground, it means that you are a solid and stable person who can cope with all the difficulties he has to deal with.
The message behind this Dream and Advice
There are numerous versions of how rock can appear in dreams.
For example, the moment you dream that you are rising a rock above your head, you start to lose strength, and the rock threatens to fall on you, it means that you have overestimated your possibilities and that you should afford another test before embarking on what you intend to do.
If you dreamed that the rock was struck by lightning, it means danger.
You will receive some unexpected news that could shake your hitherto peaceful way of life. Be careful in the meantime.
This is probably news related to the business plan, but try to come to terms with the situation and accept it as a life lesson and move on.
If you dreamed of flowers blooming from a rock, it means that a person will come into your life next to whom you will feel loved. In a biblical sense, it is the joy of life in the hardest moment.
For you, this may be the person you will be spending the rest of your life with.
You think that a certain person from your environment is obliged to complete something you have asked of him.
However, this will not happen any time soon because she realized that you are trying to succeed without much effort and work.
Try to work on your own, and that person will jump in at some point just when you expected none of it.
If you react impulsively, you may lose the credibility and protection of the person who had guarded your back so far, even when you did not know it.
To dream that a rock has a face means that you will find your protector and someone who will be your tutor and show you how to become a better and more stable person since in the previous period of your life you have not managed to fight for your place under the sun.
Appreciate what is in front of you, and listen to any advice she gives you will pay off.
To dream that the rock in front of you is halved into two parts marks the end of some long-term cooperation.
In a Biblical sense, it shows that you are the one who moves in the direction and making a path for others.
If you dreamed of talking rock, it means that you will receive news that will make you very happy.
This will be news from the person you least expected to be able to help you realize some of your dreams.
It is possible that for many years you had a desire to realize some of your plans, but you could never realize it yourself.
So you will have the full support of this person in achieving your goal.