53 Bible Verses about Hardship
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But as for you, be serious about everything, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, fulfill your ministry.
Who can separate us from the love of Christ?
Can affliction or anguish or persecution
or famine or nakedness or danger or sword?
If you do nothing in a difficult time,
your strength is limited.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity, consider: God has made the one as well as the other, so that man cannot discover anything that will come after him.
You caused me to experience
many troubles and misfortunes,
but You will revive me again.
You will bring me up again,
even from the depths of the earth.
For we don’t want you to be unaware, brothers, of our affliction that took place in Asia: we were completely overwhelmed—beyond our strength—so that we even despaired of life.
I have told you these things so that in Me you may have peace. You will have suffering in this world. Be courageous! I have conquered the world.”
Is anyone among you suffering? He should pray. Is anyone cheerful? He should sing praises.
So I take pleasure in weaknesses, insults, catastrophes, persecutions, and in pressures, because of Christ. For when I am weak, then I am strong.
labor and hardship,
many sleepless nights, hunger and thirst,
often without food, cold, and lacking clothing.
The Lord will give you meager bread and water during oppression, but your Teacher will not hide Himself any longer. Your eyes will see your Teacher,
A friend loves at all times,
and a brother is born for a difficult time.
endurance produces proven character, and proven character produces hope.
“You speak as a foolish woman speaks,” he told her. “Should we accept only good from God and not adversity?” Throughout all this Job did not sin in what he said.
by beatings, by imprisonments,
by riots, by labors,
by sleepless nights, by times of hunger,
You also possess endurance and have tolerated many things because of My name and have not grown weary.
strengthening the disciples by encouraging them to continue in the faith and by telling them, “It is necessary to pass through many troubles on our way into the kingdom of God.”
Call on Me in a day of trouble;
I will rescue you, and you will honor Me.”
Endure suffering as discipline: God is dealing with you as sons. For what son is there that a father does not discipline?
You rejoice in this, though now for a short time you have had to struggle in various trials
For you remember our labor and hardship, brothers. Working night and day so that we would not burden any of you, we preached God’s gospel to you.
And if I donate all my goods to feed the poor,
and if I give my body in order to boast
but do not have love, I gain nothing.
However, if you do get married, you have not sinned, and if a virgin marries, she has not sinned. But such people will have trouble in this life, and I am trying to spare you.
So now, our God—the great, mighty,
and awe-inspiring God who keeps His gracious covenant—
do not view lightly all the hardships that have afflicted us,
our kings and leaders,
our priests and prophets,
our ancestors and all Your people,
from the days of the Assyrian kings until today.
But as God’s ministers, we commend ourselves in everything:by great endurance, by afflictions,
by hardship, by difficulties,
But as for you, be strong; don’t be discouraged, for your work has a reward.”
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is going to be revealed to us.
For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.Happy is one who cares for the poor;
the Lord will save him in a day of adversity.
A man who endures trials is blessed, because when he passes the test he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love Him.
Resist him and be firm in the faith, knowing that the same sufferings are being experienced by your fellow believers throughout the world.
knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.
Topics on Hardship
- Afflicted Saints
- Blessings And Prosperity
- Christ's Disciples Will Suffer
- Family Problems
- Getting Through Hard Times
- Hard Times
- Hard Work And Perseverance
- Hope In Hard Times
- Life Struggles
- Overcoming Adversity
- Overcoming Hard Times
- Patience In Hard Times
- Persecution, Attitudes To
- Prayer During Hard Times
- Staying Strong During Hard Times
- Suffering, Hardship