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56 Bible Verses about Heaven

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Revelation 5:6

And I saw in the midst of the throne and of the four living creatures, and in the midst of the elders, a Lamb standing, as slain, having seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God which are sent into all the earth:

Revelation 7:15

Therefore are they before the throne of God, and serve him day and night in his temple, and he that sits upon the throne shall spread his tabernacle over them.

Psalm 146:6

Who made the heavens and the earth, the sea and all that is therein; who keepeth truth for ever;

From Thematic Bible


Heaven » Dwelling place of God

Isaiah 66:1

Thus saith Jehovah: The heavens are my throne, and the earth is my footstool: what is the house that ye will build unto me? and what is the place of my rest?

Psalm 123:1

{A Song of degrees.} Unto thee do I lift up mine eyes, O thou that dwellest in the heavens.

Acts 7:49

The heaven is my throne and the earth the footstool of my feet: what house will ye build me? saith the Lord, or where is the place of my rest?

Heaven » The physical heavens

Ezekiel 1:1

Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth of the month, as I was among the captives by the river Chebar, the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God.

Heaven » Physical heavens, destruction of

Isaiah 34:4

And all the host of the heavens shall be dissolved, and the heavens shall be rolled together as a scroll; and all their host shall fade away, as a leaf fadeth from off the vine, and as the withered fruit from the fig-tree.

Hebrews 1:10-12

And, Thou in the beginning, Lord, hast founded the earth, and works of thy hands are the heavens. They shall perish, but thou continuest still; and they all shall grow old as a garment, and as a covering shalt thou roll them up, and they shall be changed; but thou art the Same, and thy years shall not fail.

Job 14:12

So man lieth down, and riseth not again; till the heavens be no more, they do not awake, nor are raised out of their sleep.

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » Kingdom of

Matthew 20:1

For the kingdom of the heavens is like a householder who went out with the early morn to hire workmen for his vineyard.

Matthew 25:1

Then shall the kingdom of the heavens be made like to ten virgins that having taken their torches, went forth to meet the bridegroom.

Matthew 13:44

The kingdom of the heavens is like a treasure hid in the field, which a man having found has hid, and for the joy of it goes and sells all whatever he has, and buys that field.

Matthew 13:24

Another parable set he before them, saying, The kingdom of the heavens has become like a man sowing good seed in his field;

Heaven » God » Answers his people from

Psalm 20:6

Now know I that Jehovah saveth his anointed; he answereth him from the heavens of his holiness, with the saving strength of his right hand.

1 Chronicles 21:26

And David built there an altar to Jehovah, and offered up burnt-offerings and peace-offerings, and called upon Jehovah; and he answered him from the heavens by fire upon the altar of burnt-offering.

Nehemiah 9:27

And thou gavest them into the hand of their oppressors, and they oppressed them; and in the time of their distress, when they cried unto thee, thou heardest them from the heavens, and according to thy manifold mercies thou gavest them saviours, who saved them out of the hand of their oppressors.

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » Opened

Acts 10:11

and he beholds the heaven opened, and a certain vessel descending, as a great sheet, bound by the four corners and let down to the earth;

Acts 7:56

and said, Lo, I behold the heavens opened, and the Son of man standing at the right hand of God.

Heaven » Christ » As mediator, entered into

Hebrews 9:24

For the Christ is not entered into holy places made with hand, figures of the true, but into heaven itself, now to appear before the face of God for us:

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » Built by the hand of God

Heaven » The wicked excluded from

Galatians 5:21

envyings, murders, drunkennesses, revels, and things like these; as to which I tell you beforehand, even as I also have said before, that they who do such things shall not inherit God's kingdom.

Heaven » God » Sends his judgments from

1 Samuel 2:10

They that strive with Jehovah shall be broken to pieces; in the heavens will he thunder upon them. Jehovah will judge the ends of the earth; and he will give strength unto his king, and exalt the horn of his anointed.

Genesis 19:24

And Jehovah rained on Sodom and Gomorrah brimstone and fire from Jehovah out of heaven,

Daniel 4:13-14

I saw in the visions of my head upon my bed, and behold, a watcher and a holy one came down from the heavens; he cried aloud, and said thus: Hew down the tree, and cut off its branches, shake off its leaves, and scatter its fruit; let the beasts get away from under it, and the birds from its branches.

Heaven » Holy

Psalm 20:6

Now know I that Jehovah saveth his anointed; he answereth him from the heavens of his holiness, with the saving strength of his right hand.

Deuteronomy 26:15

Look down from thy holy habitation, from the heavens, and bless thy people Israel, and the land that thou hast given us as thou didst swear unto our fathers, a land flowing with milk and honey!

Heaven » Enoch and elijah were translated into

2 Kings 2:11

And it came to pass as they went on, and talked, that behold, a chariot of fire and horses of fire; and they parted them both asunder; and Elijah went up by a whirlwind into the heavens.

Hebrews 11:5

By faith Enoch was translated that he should not see death; and was not found, because God had translated him; for before his translation he has the testimony that he had pleased God.

Heaven » Is called » Paradise

2 Corinthians 12:4

that he was caught up into paradise, and heard unspeakable things said which it is not allowed to man to utter.

Heaven » New heavens

Revelation 21:1-4

And I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea exists no more. And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of the heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. And I heard a loud voice out of the heaven, saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he shall tabernacle with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, their God. read more.
And he shall wipe away every tear from their eyes; and death shall not exist any more, nor grief, nor cry, nor distress shall exist any more, for the former things have passed away.

Heaven » God » Reigns in

Psalm 135:6

Whatsoever Jehovah pleased, he hath done in the heavens and on the earth, in the seas and all deeps;

Daniel 4:35

And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing; and he doeth according to his will in the army of the heavens, and among the inhabitants of the earth; and none can stay his hand, or say unto him, What doest thou?

Psalm 11:4

Jehovah is in the temple of his holiness; Jehovah, his throne is in the heavens: his eyes behold, his eyelids try the children of men.

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » The redeemed of all nations assembled

Revelation 7:9

After these things I saw, and lo, a great crowd, which no one could number, out of every nation and tribes and peoples and tongues, standing before the throne, and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes, and palm branches in their hands.

Heaven » Everlasting

Psalm 89:29

And I will establish his seed for ever, and his throne as the days of heaven.

Heaven » God » Fills

1 Kings 8:27

But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, the heavens, and the heaven of heavens, cannot contain thee; how much less this house which I have built!

Heaven » Angels are in

Heaven » Created by God

Revelation 10:6

and swore by him that lives to the ages of ages, who created the heaven and the things that are in it, and the earth and the things that are in it, and the sea and the things that are in it, that there should be no longer delay;

Heaven » Christ » Is all-powerful in

Heaven » The future dwelling place of the righteous » The wicked excluded from

Galatians 5:21

envyings, murders, drunkennesses, revels, and things like these; as to which I tell you beforehand, even as I also have said before, that they who do such things shall not inherit God's kingdom.

Heaven » God » Is the lord of

Daniel 5:23

but hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of the heavens; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou and thy nobles, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine in them; and thou hast praised the gods of silver and gold, of brass, iron, wood, and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know; and the God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways, hast thou not glorified:

Heaven » High

Psalm 103:11

For as the heavens are high above the earth, so great is his loving-kindness toward them that fear him.

Heaven » Names of saints are written in

Heaven » God's dwelling-place

1 Kings 8:30

And hearken unto the supplication of thy servant, and of thy people Israel, when they shall pray toward this place, and hear thou in thy dwelling-place, in the heavens, and when thou hearest, forgive.

Heaven » Saints rewarded in

Heaven » Lay up treasure in

Matthew 6:20

but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust spoils, and where thieves do not dig through nor steal;

Heaven » God's throne

Isaiah 66:1

Thus saith Jehovah: The heavens are my throne, and the earth is my footstool: what is the house that ye will build unto me? and what is the place of my rest?

Acts 7:49

The heaven is my throne and the earth the footstool of my feet: what house will ye build me? saith the Lord, or where is the place of my rest?

Heaven » Flesh and blood cannot inherit

1 Corinthians 15:50

But this I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit God's kingdom, nor does corruption inherit incorruptibility.

Heaven » Happiness of, described

Revelation 7:16-17

They shall not hunger any more, neither shall they thirst any more, nor shall the sun at all fall on them, nor any burning heat; because the Lamb which is in the midst of the throne shall shepherd them, and shall lead them to fountains of waters of life, and God shall wipe away every tear from their eyes.

Heaven » The future dwelling place of the righteous » A rest

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » Obedience, the condition of entrance

Heaven » Immeasurable

Jeremiah 31:37

Thus saith Jehovah: If the heavens above can be measured, and the foundations of the earth searched out beneath, I will also cast off the whole seed of Israel, for all that they have done, saith Jehovah.

Heaven » Is called » The kingdom of Christ and of God

Heaven » Is called » A heavenly country

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » The glorified Christ entered into

Acts 7:55-56

But being full of the Holy Spirit, having fixed his eyes on heaven, he saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing at the right hand of God, and said, Lo, I behold the heavens opened, and the Son of man standing at the right hand of God.

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » A safe-deposit for treasures

Matthew 6:20

but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust spoils, and where thieves do not dig through nor steal;

Heaven » Is called » A garner

Matthew 3:12

whose winnowing fan is in his hand, and he shall thoroughly purge his threshing-floor, and shall gather his wheat into the garner, but the chaff he will burn with fire unquenchable.

Heaven » Is called » A rest

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » Contains a register of the saints

Heaven » The future dwelling place of the righteous » Paradise

2 Corinthians 12:4

that he was caught up into paradise, and heard unspeakable things said which it is not allowed to man to utter.

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » Room for all believers

Heaven » The future dwelling place of the righteous » A heavenly country

Heaven » Is called » The father's house

Heaven » Repentance occasions joy in

Heaven » The future dwelling place of the righteous » The father's house

Heaven » The future dwelling place of the righteous » Called a garner

Matthew 3:12

whose winnowing fan is in his hand, and he shall thoroughly purge his threshing-floor, and shall gather his wheat into the garner, but the chaff he will burn with fire unquenchable.

Heaven » The future dwelling place of the righteous » The kingdom of Christ and of God

Topics on Heaven

Altars, In Heaven

66;6;9

And when it opened the fifth seal, I saw underneath the altar the souls of them that had been slain for the word of God, and for the testimony which they held;

Animals Going To Heaven

21;3;21

Who knoweth the spirit of the children of men? Doth it go upwards? and the spirit of the beasts, doth it go downwards to the earth?

Animals In Heaven

66;19;11

And I saw the heaven opened, and behold, a white horse, and one sitting on it, called Faithful and True, and he judges and makes war in righteousness.

Belonging To Heaven

49;1;3

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenlies in Christ;

Benefits Of Heaven

45;8;29

Because whom he has foreknown, he has also predestinated to be conformed to the image of his Son, so that he should be the firstborn among many brethren.

Blissful Vision In Heaven

66;22;4

and they shall see his face; and his name is on their foreheads.

Christ And Heaven

43;3;12

If I have said the earthly things to you, and ye believe not, how, if I say the heavenly things to you, will ye believe?

Creation Of The Physical Heavens

1;1;1

In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.

Elders In Heaven

66;4;4

And round the throne twenty-four thrones, and on the thrones twenty-four elders sitting, clothed with white garments; and on their heads golden crowns.

Falling From Heaven

41;13;25

and the stars of heaven shall be falling down, and the powers which are in the heavens shall be shaken;

Fire From Heaven

2;9;23

And Moses stretched out his staff toward the heavens, and Jehovah gave thunder and hail; and the fire ran along the ground; and Jehovah rained hail on the land of Egypt.

God Acts From Heaven

43;1;32

And John bore witness, saying, I beheld the Spirit descending as a dove from heaven, and it abode upon him.

God Speaks From Heaven

2;20;22

And Jehovah said to Moses, Thus shalt thou say to the children of Israel: Ye have seen that I have spoken with you from the heavens.

Going To Heaven

40;18;3

and said, Verily I say to you, Unless ye are converted and become as little children, ye will not at all enter into the kingdom of the heavens.

Going Up To Heaven

12;2;1

And it came to pass when Jehovah would take up Elijah into the heavens by a whirlwind, that Elijah went with Elisha from Gilgal.

Heaven And Angels

66;8;2

And I saw the seven angels who stand before God, and seven trumpets were given to them.

Heaven And Earth

23;37;16

Jehovah of hosts, the God of Israel, who sittest between the cherubim, thou, the Same, thou alone art the God of all the kingdoms of the earth: thou hast made the heavens and the earth.

Heaven And Serving God

40;6;10

let thy kingdom come, let thy will be done as in heaven so upon the earth;

Heaven Better Than Earth

23;55;9

For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.

Heaven, Glimpsed By Humans

41;1;10

And straightway going up from the water, he saw the heavens parting asunder, and the Spirit, as a dove, descending upon him.

Heaven, God's Habitation

5;26;15

Look down from thy holy habitation, from the heavens, and bless thy people Israel, and the land that thou hast given us as thou didst swear unto our fathers, a land flowing with milk and honey!

Heaven, God's Throne

19;11;4

Jehovah is in the temple of his holiness; Jehovah, his throne is in the heavens: his eyes behold, his eyelids try the children of men.

Heaven, Inheritance Of

40;25;34

Then shall the King say to those on his right hand, Come, blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the world's foundation:

Heaven, Nature Of

1;1;1

In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.

Heaven, Worshiping God

66;19;6-7

And I heard as a voice of a great crowd, and as a voice of many waters, and as a voice of strong thunders, saying, Hallelujah, for the Lord our God the Almighty has taken to himself kingly power.

Heaven,  Redeemed Community

45;6;23

For the wages of sin is death; but the act of favour of God, eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Host Of Heaven

19;148;2

Praise ye him, all his angels; praise ye him, all his hosts.

Kingdom Of Heaven

40;18;3

and said, Verily I say to you, Unless ye are converted and become as little children, ye will not at all enter into the kingdom of the heavens.

Names For Heaven

49;5;5

For this ye are well informed of, knowing that no fornicator, or unclean person, or person of unbridled lust, who is an idolater, has inheritance in the kingdom of the Christ and God.

Names Written In Heaven

42;10;20

Yet in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subjected to you, but rejoice that your names are written in the heavens.

New Heavens And New Earth

23;65;17

For behold, I create new heavens and a new earth; and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind.

Opening Heaven

66;19;11

And I saw the heaven opened, and behold, a white horse, and one sitting on it, called Faithful and True, and he judges and makes war in righteousness.

Our Father In Heaven

39;2;10

Have we not all one father? Hath not one God created us? Why do we deal unfaithfully every man against his brother, by profaning the covenant of our fathers?

Promise Of Heaven

40;24;34-40

Verily I say to you, This generation will not have passed away until all these things shall have taken place.

Taken To Heaven

12;2;1

And it came to pass when Jehovah would take up Elijah into the heavens by a whirlwind, that Elijah went with Elisha from Gilgal.

The Armies Of Heaven

11;22;19

And he said, Hear therefore the word of Jehovah: I saw Jehovah sitting upon his throne, and all the host of heaven standing by him, on his right hand and on his left;

The Temple In Heaven

44;17;24

The God who has made the world and all things which are in it, he, being Lord of heaven and earth, does not dwell in temples made with hands,

Treasure In Heaven

40;6;21

for where thy treasure is, there will be also thy heart.

What Heaven Will Be Like

66;21;3

And I heard a loud voice out of the heaven, saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he shall tabernacle with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, their God.

Windows Of Heaven

1;7;11

In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month, on that same day all the fountains of the great deep were broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened.

Worship In Heaven During Tribulation

66;19;4

And the twenty-four elders and the four living creatures fell down and did homage to God who sits upon the throne, saying, Amen, Hallelujah.