Overcoming Adversity

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 1:27

When your panic comes like a storm, and your calamity arrives like a whirlwind, when distress and anguish come upon you,

Psalm 60:11

Give us help against [the] adversary, for the help of humankind [is] futile.

Psalm 119:143

Trouble and anguish have found me; your commands delight me.

Job 15:24

Anguish and distress terrify him; they overpower him like a king ready for the battle.

Philippians 1:28

and not letting yourselves be intimidated in anything by your opponents, which is a sign of destruction to them, but of your salvation, and this from God,

Job 4:13

Amid troubling thoughts from night visions, at [the] falling of deep sleep on men,

Job 5:22

At destruction and famine you shall laugh, and you shall not fear the wild animals of the earth.

Psalm 35:19

Let not those who [are] wrongfully my enemies rejoice over me. [Nor let] those who hate me without cause wink [the] eye.

Nehemiah 4:14

And I looked, got up, and said to the nobles, prefects, and the rest of the people, "Do not be afraid of them. Remember the Lord, who is great and awesome, and fight for your brothers, your sons, your daughters, your wives, and your houses."

Psalm 13:3

Consider [and] answer me, O Yahweh my God. Give light to my eyes lest I sleep [the sleep of] death,

Job 2:10

So he said to her, "You speak like one of the foolish women speaks. Indeed, should we receive the good from God, but not receive the evil?" In all this, Job did not sin with his lips.

Psalm 22:7

All [who] see me mock me. They open wide [their] lips; they shake [the] head, [saying]:

Genesis 25:23

And Yahweh said to her, "Two nations [are] in your womb, and two peoples {from birth} shall be divided. And {one people shall be stronger than the other}. And [the] elder shall serve [the] younger."

Genesis 14:14

When Abram heard that his {relative} was taken captive, he summoned his trained men, born in his house, three hundred and eighteen [of them], and he went in pursuit up to Dan.

Obadiah 1:9

And your warriors will be shattered, Teman, so that {everyone} from the mountain of Esau will be cut off because of the slaughter!

Matthew 18:7

Woe to the world because of causes for stumbling, for [it is] a necessity [that] causes for stumbling come; nevertheless, woe to the person through whom the cause for stumbling comes.

Isaiah 59:19

So they shall fear the name of Yahweh from [the] west, and his glory from the sunrise, for he will come like narrow stream; the wind of Yahweh drives it on.

Luke 16:25

But Abraham said, 'Child, remember that you received your good [things] during your life, and Lazarus likewise bad [things]. But now he is comforted here, but you are suffering pain.

Psalm 84:6

Passing through the Valley of Baca, they make it a spring. The early rain covers [it with] blessings as well.

Zechariah 6:3

And with the third chariot [there were] white horses, and with the fourth chariot [there were] strong dappled horses.

Numbers 22:8

He said to them, "Spend the night here, and I will return, and I will return word to you, just as Yahweh speaks to me." So the princes of Moab stayed with Balaam.