15 Bible Verses To Reflect On During The Lent Season

Lent is a time that reminds us of the great love of God for us when He sent His only Son Jesus Christ to die for our sins. Bible verses tell us that humans have no ability to save themselves from spiritual and physical death after the fall of Adam.

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There is nothing a man could do to attain salvation, the sin of man was so great, but the love of God is greater. Lent helps us to remember and value the heavy price Jesus paid for our sin on the cross.

Here are 15 Bible verses for this lent season that tell us more about it:

1). Isaiah 43:25

“I, I am he who blots out your transgressions for my own sake, and I will not remember your sins.”

2). Ecclesiastes 3:20

“All go to the same place; all come from dust, and to dust all return.”

3). Zephaniah 3:17

“The Lord, your God, is in your midst, a mighty savior, who will rejoice over you with gladness, and renew you in
his love.”

4). Genesis 3:19

“By the sweat of your face you shall eat bread, till you return to the ground, for out of it you were taken; for you are dust, and to dust you shall return.”

5). Joel 2:1

“Blow the trumpet in Zion; sound the alarm on my holy hill. Let all who live in the land tremble, for the day of the LORD is coming. It is close at hand.”

6). Isaiah 58:6-7

“Is not this the kind of fasting I have chosen: to lose the chains of injustice and untie the cords of the yoke, to set the oppressed free and break every yoke? Is it not to share your food with the hungry and to provide the poor wanderer with shelter— when you see the naked, to clothe them, and not to turn away from your own flesh and blood?”

7). Mark 1:12-13

“At once the Spirit sent him out into the wilderness, and he was in the wilderness forty days, being tempted by Satan. He was with the wild animals, and angels attended him.”

8). John 10:10

“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.”

9). Romans 12:12

“Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.”

10). Matthew 6:16

“When you fast, do not look somber as the hypocrites do, for they disfigure their faces to show others they are fasting. Truly I tell you, they have received their reward in full.”

11). 1 Peter 5:6-7

“Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.”

12). Joel 2:12-13

“Yet even now,” declares the Lord, “return to me with all your heart, with fasting, with weeping, and with mourning; and rend your hearts and not your garments.” Return to the Lord your God, for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love; and he relents over disaster.”

13). Acts 15:9

“And he made no distinction between us and them, having cleansed their hearts by faith.”

14). Matthew 6:21

“For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.”

15). Psalm 30:5

“…weeping may stay for the night, but rejoicing comes in the morning.”

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