Rest, Spiritual

Most Relevant Verses

Lamentations 5:19-22

You, O Yahweh, will sit forever [on] your throne for generation to generation. Why have you forgotten us forever? Why have you forsaken us {for so long}? Restore us to you, O Yahweh, that we will be restored; renew our days as of more.
Unless you have utterly rejected us, unless you are angry with us beyond measure.

Psalm 55:4-8

My heart trembles within me, and deathly terrors fall on me. Fear and trembling come on me, and horror overwhelms me. So I say, "{Oh, that} I had wings like a dove. I would fly away and be at more.
Look, I would flee far away. I would dwell in the wilderness. Selah I would hurry to my refuge from [the] raging wind [and] storm."

Lamentations 3:25-26

Yahweh is good to those who wait on him, to the person that seeks him. [It is] good to wait in silence for the salvation of Yahweh.

Matthew 11:28-30

Come to me, all [of you] who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke on you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke [is] easy to carry and my burden is light."

Psalm 62:1-2

Only for God my soul [waits in] silence. From him [is] my salvation. Only he [is] my rock and my salvation, my [high] stronghold; I shall not be greatly shaken.

Psalm 91:1-13

[One who] lives in the secret place of the Most High will lodge in the shadow of Shaddai. I will say to Yahweh, "[You are] my refuge and my fortress, my God [in whom] I trust." For he will deliver you from [the] snare of [the] fowler, from [the] plague of more.
With his feathers he will cover you, and under his wings you can take refuge. His faithfulness [will be] a shield and a buckler. You need not fear [the] terror of [the] night, [or the] arrow [that] flies by day, [or the] plague [that] spreads in the darkness, [or the] destruction [that] devastates at noon. A thousand may fall at your side, and ten thousand at your right [hand], [but] it will not come near you. You will only look with your eyes, and see [the] punishment of [the] wicked. For you, O Yahweh, [are] my refuge. You have made the Most High your dwelling place. No harm will befall you, and no plague will come near your tent. For he will command his angels concerning you, to watch over you in all your ways. In [their] hands they will bear you up, lest you strike your foot against a stone. You will tread on lion and viper; you will trample young lion and serpent.

Isaiah 26:3-4

You will protect a firm inclination [in] peace, [in] peace because he trusts in you. Trust in Yahweh forever, for in Yah, Yahweh [you have] an everlasting rock.

Galatians 1:3

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

Hebrews 4:9-11

Consequently a sabbath rest remains for the people of God. For the one who has entered into his rest has also himself rested from his works, just as God [did] from his own [works]. Therefore, let us make every effort to enter into that rest, in order that no one may fall in the same pattern of disobedience.

Psalm 116:7

Return, O my soul, to your repose, for Yahweh has dealt bountifully with you.

Psalm 131:1-3

My heart is not haughty nor my eyes {arrogant}. And I do not {concern myself} with things too great and difficult for me. Rather I have soothed and quieted my soul, like a weaned child with its mother, like the weaned child [is] my soul with me. O Israel, hope in Yahweh from now until forever.

Isaiah 32:17-18

And the work of righteousness will be peace, and the work of righteousness, quietness and security forever. And my people will dwell in a settlement of peace and in a dwelling place of security and in undisturbed resting places.

Jeremiah 6:16

Thus says Yahweh: "Stand at [the] roads and look, and ask for [the] ancient paths, where the way of the good [is], and walk in it, and find rest for your inner selves. But they said, 'We will not walk [in it].'

Jeremiah 17:7-8

Blessed be the person who trusts in Yahweh, and Yahweh is his trust. For he will be like a tree planted by water, and to [the] stream it sends its roots, and it will not fear when heat comes, and its leaves will be luxuriant, and in [the] year of drought it will not be anxious, and it will not cease from the bearing of fruit.

Psalm 1:4-5

Not so the wicked. Instead, [they are] like the chaff that [the] wind scatters. Therefore [the] wicked will not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of [the] righteous;

Psalm 112:10

[The] wicked sees [it] and is vexed. He gnashes his teeth and {becomes weak}. [The] desire of [the] wicked perishes.

Isaiah 57:20-21

But the wicked [are] like the churning sea, that is not able to keep quiet, and its waters toss up mire and mud. There is no peace," says my God, "for the wicked."

Isaiah 28:12

to whom he has said, "This [is] rest; give rest to the weary; and this [is] repose"; yet they were not willing to hear.

Bible Theasaurus

From Thematic Bible

Rest, spiritual » Lost by stubbornness

Isaiah 28:12

to whom he has said, "This [is] rest; give rest to the weary; and this [is] repose"; yet they were not willing to hear.

Rest, spiritual » True response found in God

Isaiah 14:3

And it shall happen on the day Yahweh gives you rest from your pain and turmoil and hard labor which {you had to perform},

Psalm 116:7

Return, O my soul, to your repose, for Yahweh has dealt bountifully with you.

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 enter into rest, just as he has said, "As I swore in my anger, '{They will never enter} into my rest.'" And yet these works have been accomplished from the foundation of the world.

Rest, spiritual » Vainly sought in escape from trouble