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56 Bible Verses about Heaven

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Revelation 5:6

Then I saw One like a slaughtered lamb standing between the throne and the four living creatures and among the elders. He had seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven spirits of God sent into all the earth.

Psalm 146:6

the Maker of heaven and earth,
the sea and everything in them.
He remains faithful forever,

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Heaven » Dwelling place of God

Psalm 123:1

A song of ascents.I lift my eyes to You,
the One enthroned in heaven.

Acts 7:49

Heaven is My throne,
and earth My footstool.
What sort of house will you build for Me?
says the Lord,
or what is My resting place?

Heaven » The physical heavens

Ezekiel 1:1

In the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth day of the month, while I was among the exiles by the Chebar Canal, the heavens opened and I saw visions of God.

Heaven » Physical heavens, destruction of

Isaiah 34:4

All the heavenly bodies will dissolve.
The skies will roll up like a scroll,
and their stars will all wither
as leaves wither on the vine,
and foliage on the fig tree.

Hebrews 1:10-12

And: In the beginning, Lord, You established the earth, and the heavens are the works of Your hands; they will perish, but You remain. They will all wear out like clothing; You will roll them up like a cloak, and they will be changed like a robe. But You are the same, and Your years will never end.

Job 14:12

so man lies down never to rise again.
They will not wake up until the heavens are no more;
they will not stir from their sleep.

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

Matthew 20:1

“For the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire workers for his vineyard.

Matthew 25:1

“Then the kingdom of heaven will be like 10 virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the groom.

Matthew 13:24

He presented another parable to them: “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a man who sowed good seed in his field.

Heaven » God » Answers his people from

Psalm 20:6

Now I know that the Lord gives victory to His anointed;
He will answer him from His holy heaven
with mighty victories from His right hand.

1 Chronicles 21:26

He built an altar to the Lord there and offered burnt offerings and fellowship offerings. He called on the Lord, and He answered him with fire from heaven on the altar of burnt offering.

Nehemiah 9:27

So You handed them over to their enemies,
who oppressed them.
In their time of distress, they cried out to You,
and You heard from heaven.
In Your abundant compassion
You gave them deliverers, who rescued them
from the power of their enemies.

Heaven » Re 21; 22; joh 14 » Opened

Acts 10:11

He saw heaven opened and an object that resembled a large sheet coming down, being lowered by its four corners to the earth.

Heaven » Christ » As mediator, entered into

Hebrews 9:24

For the Messiah did not enter a sanctuary made with hands (only a model of the true one) but into heaven itself, so that He might now appear in the presence of God for us.

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

Heaven » The wicked excluded from

Galatians 5:21

envy, drunkenness, carousing, and anything similar. I tell you about these things in advance—as I told you before—that those who practice such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.

Heaven » God » Sends his judgments from

1 Samuel 2:10

Those who oppose the Lord will be shattered;
He will thunder in the heavens against them.
The Lord will judge the ends of the earth.
He will give power to His king;
He will lift up the horn of His anointed.

Genesis 19:24

Then out of the sky the Lord rained burning sulfur on Sodom and Gomorrah from the Lord.

Daniel 4:13-14

As I was lying in my bed, I also saw in the visions of my mind an observer, a holy one, coming down from heaven. He called out loudly: Cut down the tree and chop off its branches; strip off its leaves and scatter its fruit. Let the animals flee from under it, and the birds from its branches.

Heaven » Holy

Psalm 20:6

Now I know that the Lord gives victory to His anointed;
He will answer him from His holy heaven
with mighty victories from His right hand.

Deuteronomy 26:15

Look down from Your holy dwelling, from heaven, and bless Your people Israel and the land You have given us as You swore to our fathers, a land flowing with milk and honey.

Heaven » Enoch and elijah were translated into

2 Kings 2:11

As they continued walking and talking, a chariot of fire with horses of fire suddenly appeared and separated the two of them. Then Elijah went up into heaven in the whirlwind.

Hebrews 11:5

By faith Enoch was taken away so he did not experience death, and he was not to be found because God took him away. For prior to his removal he was approved, since he had pleased God.

Heaven » Is called » Paradise

2 Corinthians 12:4

was caught up into paradise. He heard inexpressible words, which a man is not allowed to speak.

Heaven » New heavens

Revelation 21:1-4

Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea existed no longer. I also saw the Holy City, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared like a bride adorned for her husband. Then I heard a loud voice from the throne: Look! God's dwelling is with men, and He will live with them. They will be His people, and God Himself will be with them and be their God. read more.
He will wipe away every tear from their eyes. Death will exist no longer; grief, crying, and pain will exist no longer, because the previous things have passed away.

Isaiah 66:22

“For just as the new heavens and the new earth,
which I will make,
will endure before Me”—
this is the Lord’s declaration—
“so your offspring and your name will endure.

Heaven » God » Reigns in

Psalm 135:6

Yahweh does whatever He pleases
in heaven and on earth,
in the seas and all the depths.

Daniel 4:35

All the inhabitants of the earth are counted as nothing,
and He does what He wants with the army of heaven
and the inhabitants of the earth.
There is no one who can hold back His hand
or say to Him, “What have You done?”

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

Revelation 7:9

After this I looked, and there was a vast multitude from every nation, tribe, people, and language, which no one could number, standing before the throne and before the Lamb. They were robed in white with palm branches in their hands.

Heaven » Everlasting

Psalm 89:29

I will establish his line forever,
his throne as long as heaven lasts.

Heaven » God » Fills

Jeremiah 23:24

Can a man hide himself in secret places where I cannot see him?”—the Lord’s declaration. “Do I not fill the heavens and the earth?”—the Lord’s declaration.

Heaven » Angels are in

Heaven » Created by God

Revelation 10:6

He swore an oath by the One who lives forever and ever, who created heaven and what is in it, the earth and what is in it, and the sea and what is in it: “There will no longer be an interval of time,

Heaven » Christ » Is all-powerful in

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

Galatians 5:21

envy, drunkenness, carousing, and anything similar. I tell you about these things in advance—as I told you before—that those who practice such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.

Heaven » God » Is the lord of

Daniel 5:23

Instead, you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven. The vessels from His house were brought to you, and as you and your nobles, wives, and concubines drank wine from them, you praised the gods made of silver and gold, bronze, iron, wood, and stone, which do not see or hear or understand. But you have not glorified the God who holds your life-breath in His hand and who controls the whole course of your life.

Heaven » High

Psalm 103:11

For as high as the heavens are above the earth,
so great is His faithful love
toward those who fear Him.

Heaven » Names of saints are written in

Heaven » God's dwelling-place

1 Kings 8:30

Hear the petition of Your servant
and Your people Israel,
which they pray toward this place.
May You hear in Your dwelling place in heaven.
May You hear and forgive.

Heaven » Saints rewarded in

Heaven » Lay up treasure in

Matthew 6:20

But collect for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves don’t break in and steal.

Heaven » God's throne

Acts 7:49

Heaven is My throne,
and earth My footstool.
What sort of house will you build for Me?
says the Lord,
or what is My resting place?

Heaven » Flesh and blood cannot inherit

1 Corinthians 15:50

Brothers, I tell you this: Flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God, and corruption cannot inherit incorruption.

Heaven » Happiness of, described

Revelation 7:16-17

no longer will they hunger; no longer will they thirst; no longer will the sun strike them, or any heat. Because the Lamb who is at the center of the throne will shepherd them; He will guide them to springs of living waters, and God will 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

This is what the Lord says:If the heavens above can be measured
and the foundations of the earth below explored,
I will reject all of Israel’s descendants
because of all they have done—
this is the Lord’s declaration.

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 Stephen, filled by the Holy Spirit, gazed into heaven. He saw God's glory, with Jesus standing at the right hand of God, and he said, "Look! I see 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 collect for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves don’t break in and steal.

Heaven » Is called » A garner

Matthew 3:12

His winnowing shovel is in His hand, and He will clear His threshing floor and gather His wheat into the barn. But the chaff He will burn up with fire that never goes out.”

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

was caught up into paradise. He heard inexpressible words, which a man is not allowed to speak.

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

His winnowing shovel is in His hand, and He will clear His threshing floor and gather His wheat into the barn. But the chaff He will burn up with fire that never goes out.”

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

Topics on Heaven

Altars, In Heaven

66;6;9

When He opened the fifth seal, I saw under the altar the people slaughtered because of God’s word and the testimony they had.

Animals Going To Heaven

21;3;21

Who knows if the spirit of people rises upward and the spirit of animals goes downward to the earth?

Animals In Heaven

66;19;11

Then I saw heaven opened, and there was a white horse. Its rider is called Faithful and True, and He judges and makes war in righteousness.

Belonging To Heaven

49;1;3

Praise the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavens.

Benefits Of Heaven

45;8;29

For those He foreknew He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, so that He would be the firstborn among many brothers.

Blissful Vision In Heaven

66;22;4

They will see His face, and His name will be on their foreheads.

Christ And Heaven

43;3;12

If I have told you about things that happen on earth and you don’t believe, how will you believe if I tell you about things of heaven?

Creation Of The Physical Heavens

1;1;1

In the beginningGod created the heavens and the earth.

Elders In Heaven

66;4;4

Around that throne were 24 thrones, and on the thrones sat 24 elders dressed in white clothes, with gold crowns on their heads.

Falling From Heaven

41;13;25

the stars will be falling from the sky,
and the celestial powers will be shaken.

Fire From Heaven

2;9;23

So Moses stretched out his staff toward heaven, and the Lord sent thunder and hail. Lightning struck the earth, and the Lord rained hail on the land of Egypt.

God Acts From Heaven

43;1;32

And John testified, “I watched the Spirit descending from heaven like a dove, and He rested on Him.

God Speaks From Heaven

2;20;22

Then the Lord told Moses, “This is what you are to say to the Israelites: You have seen that I have spoken to you from heaven.

Going To Heaven

40;18;3

“I assure you,” He said, “unless you are converted and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.

Going Up To Heaven

12;2;1

The time had come for the Lord to take Elijah up to heaven in a whirlwind. Elijah and Elisha were traveling from Gilgal,

Heaven And Angels

66;8;2

Then I saw the seven angels who stand in the presence of God; seven trumpets were given to them.

Heaven And Earth

23;37;16

Lord of Hosts, God of Israel, who is enthroned above the cherubim, You are God—You alone—of all the kingdoms of the earth. You made the heavens and the earth.

Heaven And Serving God

40;6;10

Your kingdom come.
Your will be done
on earth as it is in heaven.

Heaven Better Than Earth

23;55;9

“For as heaven is higher than earth,
so My ways are higher than your ways,
and My thoughts than your thoughts.

Heaven, Glimpsed By Humans

41;1;10

As soon as He came up out of the water, He saw the heavens being torn open and the Spirit descending to Him like a dove.

Heaven, God's Habitation

5;26;15

Look down from Your holy dwelling, from heaven, and bless Your people Israel and the land You have given us as You swore to our fathers, a land flowing with milk and honey.

Heaven, God's Throne

19;11;4

The Lord is in His holy temple;
the Lord’s throne is in heaven.
His eyes watch; He examines everyone.

Heaven, Inheritance Of

40;25;34

Then the King will say to those on His right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by My Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world.

Heaven, Nature Of

1;1;1

In the beginningGod created the heavens and the earth.

Heaven, Worshiping God

66;19;6-7

Then I heard something like the voice of a vast multitude, like the sound of cascading waters, and like the rumbling of loud thunder, saying:Hallelujah, because our Lord God, the Almighty,
has begun to reign!

Heaven,  Redeemed Community

45;6;23

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

Host Of Heaven

19;148;2

Praise Him, all His angels;
praise Him, all His hosts.

Kingdom Of Heaven

40;18;3

“I assure you,” He said, “unless you are converted and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.

Names For Heaven

49;5;5

For know and recognize this: Every sexually immoral or impure or greedy person, who is an idolater, does not have an inheritance in the kingdom of the Messiah and of God.

Names Written In Heaven

42;10;20

However, don’t rejoice that the spirits submit to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven.”

New Heavens And New Earth

23;65;17

“For I will create a new heaven and a new earth;
the past events will not be remembered or come to mind.

Opening Heaven

66;19;11

Then I saw heaven opened, and there was a white horse. Its rider is called Faithful and True, and He judges and makes war in righteousness.

Our Father In Heaven

39;2;10

Don’t all of us have one Father? Didn’t one God create us? Why then do we act treacherously against one another, profaning the covenant of our fathers?

Promise Of Heaven

40;24;34-40

I assure you: This generation will certainly not pass away until all these things take place.

Taken To Heaven

12;2;1

The time had come for the Lord to take Elijah up to heaven in a whirlwind. Elijah and Elisha were traveling from Gilgal,

The Armies Of Heaven

11;22;19

Then Micaiah said, “Therefore, hear the word of the Lord: I saw the Lord sitting on His throne, and the whole heavenly host was standing by Him at His right hand and at His left hand.

The Temple In Heaven

44;17;24

The God who made the world and everything in it—He is Lord of heaven and earth and does not live in shrines made by hands.

Treasure In Heaven

40;6;21

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

What Heaven Will Be Like

66;21;3

Then I heard a loud voice from the throne:Look! God’s dwelling is with humanity,
and He will live with them.
They will be His people,
and God Himself will be with them
and be 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 day all the sources of the watery depths burst open, the floodgates of the sky were opened,

Worship In Heaven During Tribulation

66;19;4

Then the 24 elders and the four living creatures fell down and worshiped God, who is seated on the throne, saying:Amen! Hallelujah!

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