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Theasaurus: Quietness

24 Bible Verses about Quietness

Most Relevant Verses

Judges 18:7

So the five men left and went to Laish, and observed the people who were living there carefree, as Sidonians tend to do, in peace and quiet. There was no ruler in the land oppressing them for any reason. They were living far away from the Sidonians, and had no dealings with anyone.

Isaiah 14:7

The entire earth is at rest and peace; its inhabitants break into song.

1 Chronicles 22:9

"You have shed a lot of blood and fought great battles. You won't be building a house for my name, since you have shed so much blood on the earth in my sight. But look! A son born to you will live comfortably, because I will give him rest from all his enemies that surround him on every side, since his name will be "Solomon" - I will give peace and quiet for Israel during his lifetime.

Acts 19:36

Since these things cannot be denied, you must be quiet and not do anything reckless.

2 Thessalonians 3:12

We order and encourage such people by the Lord Jesus, the Messiah, to do their work quietly and to earn their own living.

Psalm 131:2

Instead, I have composed and quieted myself like a weaned child with its mother; I am like a weaned child.

1 Timothy 2:1-2

First of all, then, I urge you to offer to God petitions, prayers, intercessions, and expressions of thanks for all people, for kings, and for everyone who has authority, so that we might lead a quiet and peaceful life with all godliness and dignity.

1 Peter 3:1-4

In a similar way, you wives must submit yourselves to your husbands so that, even if some of them refuse to obey the word, they may be won over without a word through your conduct as wives when they see your pure and reverent lives. Your beauty should not be an external one, consisting of braided hair or the wearing of gold ornaments and dresses. read more.
Instead, it should be the inner disposition of the heart, consisting in the imperishable quality of a gentle and quiet spirit, which God values greatly.

Psalm 35:20

For they do not speak peace; they devise clever lies against the peaceful people of the land.

Genesis 25:27

As the boys were growing up, Esau became skilled at hunting and was a man of the outdoors, but Jacob was the quiet type who tended to stay indoors.

1 Kings 19:12-13

After the earthquake there came fire, but the LORD was not in the fire. And after the fire, there was the sound of a gentle whisper. As soon as Elijah heard it, he covered his face in his mantle, went outside, and stood at the entrance to the cave. And there a voice spoke to him and said, "What are you doing here, Elijah?"

Psalm 76:8

From heaven you declared judgment. The earth stands in awe and is quiet

From Thematic Bible


Quietness » Stillness essential to reception of instruction

Isaiah 23:2

"Be silent, you inhabitants of the coast, you merchants of Sidon, whose messengers crossed over the sea,

Exodus 14:13

Moses told the people, "Don't be afraid! Stand still and watch how the LORD will deliver you today, because you will never again see the Egyptians whom you're looking at today.

Quietness » Encouraged

Ecclesiastes 4:6

It's better to have one handful of tranquility than to have two handfuls of trouble and to chase after the wind.

More verses: 2 Thessalonians 3:12

Quietness » General references to

Psalm 131:2

Instead, I have composed and quieted myself like a weaned child with its mother; I am like a weaned child.

Job 34:29

"If he remains silent, who will condemn him? If he conceals his face, who can see him? He watches over both nation and individual alike,

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