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37 Bible Verses about Rest, Spiritual

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Lamentations 5:19-22

Thou, O LORD, shall remain for ever; thy throne from generation to generation. Why should thou forget us for ever and forsake us for such a long time? Turn us unto thee, O LORD, and we shall be turned; renew our days as at the beginning.read more.
For in stepping back thou hast rejected us; thou hast become very angry against us.

Psalm 55:4-8

My heart is sore pained within me, and the terrors of death are fallen upon me. Fearfulness and trembling are come upon me, and horror has overwhelmed me. And I said, Oh that I had wings like a dove! for then I would fly away and be at rest.read more.
Behold, then I would flee far away and dwell in the wilderness. Selah. I would hasten my escape from the windy storm and tempest.

Lamentations 3:25-26

Teth The LORD is good unto those that wait in him, to the soul that seeks him. Teth It is good to wait quietly in the salvation of the LORD.

Matthew 11:28-30

Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn of me, for I am meek and humble of heart, and ye shall find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.

Psalm 62:1-2

Only in God does my soul rest; from him comes my saving health. He only is my rock and my saving health; he is my defence; I shall not be greatly moved.

Psalm 91:1-13

He that dwells in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the LORD, He is my hope and my fortress: my God; in him will I secure myself. Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler and from the mortal pestilence.read more.
He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings thou shalt be secure: his truth shall be thy shield and buckler. Thou shalt not be afraid for the terror by night, nor for the arrow that flies by day, nor for the pestilence that walks in darkness, nor for the destruction that wastes at noonday. Thousands shall fall at thy side and ten thousands at thy right hand, but it shall not come near thee. Surely with thine eyes thou shalt behold and see the reward of the wicked. Because thou hast made the LORD, who is my hope, even the most High, thy habitation, no evil shall befall thee, neither shall any plague come near thy dwelling. For he shall give his angels charge over thee to keep thee in all thy ways. They shall bear thee up in their hands lest thy foot stumble against a stone. Thou shalt tread upon the lion and adder; the young lion and the dragon shalt thou trample under feet.

Isaiah 26:3-4

Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusts in thee. Trust ye in the LORD for ever: for in JAH, the LORD is the strength of the ages:

Galatians 1:3

Grace be unto you and peace from God the Father and from our Lord Jesus Christ,

Hebrews 4:9-11

There remains therefore a rest for the people of God. For he that is entered into his rest, he also has ceased from his own works, as God did from his. Let us therefore make haste to enter into that rest, lest anyone fall after the same example of disobedience.

Psalm 116:7

Return unto thy rest, O my soul, for the LORD has dealt bountifully with thee.

Psalm 131:1-3

LORD, my heart has not become haughty, nor mine eyes lofty; neither have I walked in grandeur, nor in wonderful things above and beyond that which pertains to me. Rather I have quieted myself and caused my soul to become silent, that I might be as a child that is weaned of his mother, as one who is weaned from my own life. Let Israel wait for the LORD from now on and for ever.

Isaiah 32:17-18

And the work of righteousness shall be peace; and the effect of righteousness rest and security for ever. And my people shall dwell in a habitation of peace and in secure dwellings and in the refreshing of rest.

Jeremiah 6:16

Thus hath the LORD said, Stand ye in the ways and see and ask for the old paths, where the good way is and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk therein.

Jeremiah 17:7-8

Blessed is the man that is steadfast in the LORD and whose trust is the LORD. For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters, that spreads out her roots by the river and shall not see when heat comes, but her leaf shall be green and shall not be fatigued in the year of drought, neither shall cease from yielding fruit.

Psalm 1:4-5

The ungodly are not so but are like the chaff which the wind drives away. Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous.

Psalm 112:10

Resh The wicked shall see it and be furious; Schin he shall gnash with his teeth and waste away: Tau The desire of the wicked shall perish.

Isaiah 57:20-21

But the wicked are like the sea in tempest, that cannot rest, whose waters cast up mire and dirt. There is no peace, saith my God, for the wicked.

Isaiah 28:12

To whom he said, This is the rest with which ye may cause the weary to rest; and this is the refreshing: yet they would not hear.

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Rest, spiritual » Lost by stubbornness

Isaiah 28:12

To whom he said, This is the rest with which ye may cause the weary to rest; and this is the refreshing: yet they would not hear.

Rest, spiritual » True response found in God

Isaiah 14:3

And it shall come to pass in the day that the LORD shall give thee rest from thy sorrow and from thy fear and from the hard bondage in which thou wast made to serve,

Psalm 116:7

Return unto thy rest, O my soul, for the LORD has dealt bountifully with thee.

Rest, spiritual » The divine presence gives

Rest, spiritual » Eternal

Rest, spiritual » Found in Christ's service

Rest, spiritual » Appropriated by faith

Hebrews 4:3

(For we who have believed do enter into the rest) as he said, As I have sworn in my wrath, they shall not enter into my rest although the works were finished from the foundation of the world.

Rest, spiritual » Vainly sought in escape from trouble

Psalm 55:6

And I said, Oh that I had wings like a dove! for then I would fly away and be at rest.