17 Inspiring Perseverance Bible Verses

Perseverance is an important virtue we all need to live a successful Christian life. It helps us to be grounded in the word of God and brings out the best in us. Our characters are proven and built through perseverance in our walk with God.

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In the world where we are living today, so many things are happening around us that could make us lose faith in who God has called us to be. But through perseverance, the goodness of God through his son Jesus is revealed in our lives.

We are able to overcome the trials and tribulations of this world when we are perseverant and persistent in the word of God. Perseverance helps us in seeking God and increases the knowledge of God in our lives.

Here are some verses from the Bible which encourages us to be perseverant in our walk with the Lord:

1. Revelation 3:11

I am coming quickly; hold fast what you have, so that no one will take your crown.

2. Luke 9:62

But Jesus said to him, “No one, after putting his hand to the plow and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.”

3. Luke 9:62

But Jesus said to him, “No one, after putting his hand to the plow and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.”

4. Galatians 6:9

Let us not lose heart in doing good, for in due time we will reap if we do not grow weary.

5. Hebrews 12:1

Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,

6. John 15:9

Just as the Father has loved Me, I have also loved you; abide in My love.

7. Hebrews 10:36

For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God, you may receive what was promised.

8. Acts 20:19

Serving the Lord with all humility and with tears and with trials which came upon me through the plots of the Jews;

9. Psalm 16:8

I have set the Lord continually before me;
Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.

10. Philippians 3:14

I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.

11. Romans 12:12

Rejoicing in hope, persevering in tribulation, devoted to prayer,

12. Romans 5:3-4

And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance; and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope;

13. James 1:12

Blessed is a man who perseveres under trial; for once he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him.

14. 2 Thessalonians 3:13

But as for you, brethren, do not grow weary of doing good.

15. Ephesians 6:18

With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints,

16. Galatians 6:9

Let us not lose heart in doing good, for in due time we will reap if we do not grow weary.

17. 2 Peter 1:5-6

And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge; And to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience; and to perseverance godliness.

Verse of the Day

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work. — 2 Timothy 3:16-17 (NIV)

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