Most Relevant Verses
For You are my hope; O Lord God, You are my trust from my youth and the source of my confidence.
For I know the thoughts and plans that I have for you, says the Lord, thoughts and plans for welfare and peace and not for evil, to give you hope in your final outcome.
My soul, wait only upon God and silently submit to Him; for my hope and expectation are from Him.
May the God of your hope so fill you with all joy and peace in believing [through the experience of your faith] that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound and be overflowing (bubbling over) with hope.
Now faith is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses].
Since we have such [glorious] hope (such joyful and confident expectation), we speak very freely and openly and fearlessly.
And so faith, hope, love abide [faith -- "conviction and belief respecting man's relation to God and divine things; hope -- "joyful and confident expectation of eternal salvation; love -- "true affection for God and man, growing out of God's love for and in us], these three; but the greatest of these is love.
For we, [not relying on the Law but] through the [Holy] Spirit's [help], by faith anticipate and wait for the blessing and good for which our righteousness and right standing with God [our conformity to His will in purpose, thought, and action, causes us] to hope.
If we who are [abiding] in Christ have hope only in this life and that is all, then we are of all people most miserable and to be pitied.
And endurance (fortitude) develops maturity of character (approved faith and tried integrity). And character [of this sort] produces [the habit of] joyful and confident hope of eternal salvation.
But if we hope for what is still unseen by us, we wait for it with patience and composure.
Be strong and let your heart take courage, all you who wait for and hope for and expect the Lord!
But in your hearts set Christ apart as holy [and acknowledge Him] as Lord. Always be ready to give a logical defense to anyone who asks you to account for the hope that is in you, but do it courteously and respectfully.
For the needy shall not always be forgotten, and the expectation and hope of the meek and the poor shall not perish forever.
[For Abraham, human reason for] hope being gone, hoped in faith that he should become the father of many nations, as he had been promised, So [numberless] shall your descendants be.
Rejoice and exult in hope; be steadfast and patient in suffering and tribulation; be constant in prayer.
There I will give her her vineyards and make the Valley of Achor [troubling] to be for her a door of hope and expectation. And she shall sing there and respond as in the days of her youth and as at the time when she came up out of the land of Egypt.
Praised (honored, blessed) be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah)! By His boundless mercy we have been born again to an ever-living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
Behold, the Lord's eye is upon those who fear Him [who revere and worship Him with awe], who wait for Him and hope in His mercy and loving-kindness,
[I do it because, though He slay me, yet will I wait for and trust Him and] behold, He will slay me; I have no hope -- "nevertheless, I will maintain and argue my ways before Him and even to His face.
For whatever was thus written in former days was written for our instruction, that by [our steadfast and patient] endurance and the encouragement [drawn] from the Scriptures we might hold fast to and cherish hope.
To whom God was pleased to make known how great for the Gentiles are the riches of the glory of this mystery, which is Christ within and among you, the Hope of [realizing the] glory.
Discipline your son while there is hope, but do not [indulge your angry resentments by undue chastisements and] set yourself to his ruin.
Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but when the desire is fulfilled, it is a tree of life.
For we walk by faith [we regulate our lives and conduct ourselves by our conviction or belief respecting man's relationship to God and divine things, with trust and holy fervor; thus we walk] not by sight or appearance.
Through Him also we have [our] access (entrance, introduction) by faith into this grace (state of God's favor) in which we [firmly and safely] stand. And let us rejoice and exult in our hope of experiencing and enjoying the glory of God.
Trust not in a neighbor; put no confidence in a friend. Keep the doors of your mouth from her who lies in your bosom.
We do not boast therefore, beyond our proper limit, over other men's labors, but we have the hope and confident expectation that as your faith continues to grow, our field among you may be greatly enlarged, still within the limits of our commission,
And everyone who has this hope [resting] on Him cleanses (purifies) himself just as He is pure (chaste, undefiled, guiltless).
- Being Afraid
- Being Patient
- Believing In Yourself
- Courage And Strength
- Everything Happening For A Reason
- Faith And Trust
- Faith Hope And Love
- Faith In God
- Faith Kjv
- God's Plan
- God's Plan For Us
- Gods Plan
- Having Faith
- Hope And Faith
- Hope And Love
- Hope And Strength
- Hope For The Righteous
- Hope, As Confidence
- Hope, In God
- Hope, Results Of
- Hope, of The Saints
- Not Being Alone
- Patience Exercised
- Patience In Hard Times
- Patience, In Christian Living
- Peace And Comfort
- Peace And Strength
- Staying Positive
- Strength And Faith
- The Future
- The Hope Of The Gospel