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57 Bible Verses about Rest

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Hebrews 4:10

For he that is entered into his rest, he also has ceased from his own works, as God did from his.

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.

Joshua 21:44

And the LORD gave them rest round about, according to all that he had sworn unto their fathers; and none of their enemies could stand before them; the LORD delivered all their enemies into their hands.

Exodus 35:2

Six days shall work be done, but the seventh day shall be holy unto you, a sabbath of rest to the LORD; whoever does work therein shall die.

1 Kings 5:4

Now the LORD my God has given me rest on every side so that there is neither adversary nor evil encounter.

Exodus 23:12

Six days thou shalt do thy work, and on the seventh day thou shalt rest, that thine ox and thine ass may rest, and the son of thy handmaid and the stranger may be refreshed.

Isaiah 62:7

and give him no rest, until he establishes and until he makes Jerusalem a praise in the earth.

Leviticus 25:4

but the seventh year the land shall have a sabbath of rest, a sabbath unto the LORD: thou shalt neither sow thy field nor prune thy vineyard.

Genesis 2:2

And on the seventh day God finished his work which he had made, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made.

Psalm 116:7

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

Proverbs 4:16

For they do not sleep, unless they have done evil; and their sleep is taken away, unless they cause someone to fall.

Deuteronomy 12:9

For ye are not as yet come to the rest and to the inheritance, which the LORD your God gives you.

Mark 6:31

And he said unto them, Come ye yourselves apart into a desert place and rest a while; for there were many coming and going, and they had no leisure so much as to eat.

Psalm 132:4

I will not give sleep to my eyes or slumber to my eyelids,

Exodus 16:23

And he said unto them, This is what the LORD has said, Tomorrow is the holy sabbath of rest unto the LORD; bake that which ye will bake today and cook what ye will cook; and that which remains over lay up for you to be kept until the morning.

Leviticus 23:32

It shall be unto you a sabbath of sabbaths, and ye shall afflict your souls, beginning in the ninth day of the month in the evening, from evening unto evening, shall ye rest on your sabbath.

Jeremiah 31:2

Thus hath the LORD said, The people which were left of the sword found grace in the wilderness as I went to cause Israel to find rest.

Psalm 132:14

This shall be my rest for ever; here I will dwell; for I have desired her.

Exodus 31:15

Six days shall work be done; but the seventh, the sabbath of rest, shall be holy to the LORD; whoever does any work in the sabbath day shall surely be put to death.

Isaiah 14:7

The whole earth is at rest and is quiet; they sing praises.

Micah 2:10

Arise and depart, for this is not your rest because it is polluted; it has become corrupted and with a great corruption.

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.

Job 3:17

There the wicked cease from troubling; and there the weary are at rest.

Luke 11:24

When the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walks through dry places, seeking rest; and finding none, he says, I will return unto my house from which I came out.

Hebrews 4:8

For if Jesus had given them rest, then he would not afterward have spoken of another day.

Ruth 3:18

Then said she, Sit still, my daughter, until thou shall know how the matter will fall, for that man will not rest until he has concluded the thing today.

Isaiah 66:1

Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: where shall remain this house that ye built unto me? and where shall remain this place of my rest?

Psalm 125:3

For the rod of wickedness shall not rest upon the lot of the righteous because the righteous shall not put forth their hands unto iniquity.

Job 3:26

I never had prosperity, nor did I secure myself, neither was I at rest; yet trouble came.

Psalm 55:6

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

Proverbs 24:33

Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:

Leviticus 23:3

Six days shall work be done, but the seventh day shall be a sabbath of rest, a holy convocation; ye shall do no work therein; it is the sabbath of the LORD in all your dwellings.

Zechariah 1:11

And they answered the angel of the LORD that stood among the myrtle trees and said, We have walked to and fro through the land, and, behold, all the earth sits still and is at rest.

1 Chronicles 22:9

Behold, a son shall be born to thee, who shall be a man of rest, and I will give him rest from all his enemies round about, for his name shall be Solomon, and I will give peace and quietness unto Israel in his days.

Joshua 1:15

until the LORD has given your brethren rest, as he has given you and they also inherit the land which the LORD your God gives them; then ye shall return unto the land of your inheritance and inherit it, which Moses the LORD's slave has given you on this side of the Jordan toward the sunrising.

Matthew 10:13

And if the house is worthy, your peace shall come upon it; but if it is not worthy, your peace shall return to you.

Exodus 23:11

but the seventh year thou shalt leave it free and release it, that the poor of thy people may eat, and what they leave the beasts of the field shall eat. In like manner thou shalt deal with thy vineyard and with thy oliveyard.

From Thematic Bible


Christ » Gifts of » Rest

the Death of saints » Leads to » Rest

Job 3:17

There the wicked cease from troubling; and there the weary are at rest.

Endowments » Seven gifts of Christ to believers » Rest

Gifts » Seven gifts of Christ to believers » Rest

the Gifts of God » Spiritual » Rest

Rest » The annual feasts, added rest days

Leviticus 23:28

And ye shall do no work in this same day; for it is a day of reconciliations, to reconcile you before the LORD your God.

Numbers 29:1

And in the seventh month, on the first day of the month, ye shall have a holy convocation; ye shall do no servile work; it is a day of sounding an alarm unto you.

Leviticus 23:21

And ye shall be summoned on that same day; it shall be a holy convocation unto you; ye shall do no servile work: a perpetual statute in all your dwellings throughout your ages.

Numbers 28:18

In the first day shall be a holy convocation; ye shall do no manner of servile work therein.

Rest » Recommended by jesus

Mark 6:31-32

And he said unto them, Come ye yourselves apart into a desert place and rest a while; for there were many coming and going, and they had no leisure so much as to eat. And they departed into a desert place by ship privately.

Matthew 8:24

And, behold, there arose a great moving in the sea, insomuch that the ship was covered with the waves; but he was asleep.

Matthew 8:18

Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him, he commanded that they depart unto the other side.

Rest » Spiritual

Hebrews 4:1-11

Let us, therefore, fear, lest a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it. For unto us was the gospel preached, as well as unto them, but it did not profit those that heard the word without mixing it with faith. (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. read more.
For he spoke in a certain place of the seventh day like this, And God rested the seventh day from all his works. And in this place again, They shall not enter into my rest. Seeing, therefore, it remains that some must enter therein, and those to whom it was first preached did not enter in because of disobedience; Again, he determines a certain day, saying, Today, by David so long a time afterward; as it is said, Today if ye will hear his voice, harden not your hearts. For if Jesus had given them rest, then he would not afterward have spoken of another day. 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.

Rest » Days of

Exodus 23:12

Six days thou shalt do thy work, and on the seventh day thou shalt rest, that thine ox and thine ass may rest, and the son of thy handmaid and the stranger may be refreshed.

Rest » Heavenly

the Reward of saints » Described as » Rest

Seven » Gifts of Christ » Rest

Spiritual » Rest » 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.

Spiritual » Rest » 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.

Spiritual » Rest » The divine presence gives

Spiritual » Rest » Eternal

Spiritual » Rest » Found in Christ's service

Spiritual » Rest » 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.

Spiritual » Rest » 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.

Topics on Rest

Coming To Rest

41;6;31

And he said unto them, Come ye yourselves apart into a desert place and rest a while; for there were many coming and going, and they had no leisure so much as to eat.

God Giving Rest

2;33;14

And he said, My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest.

Lying Down To Rest

19;4;8

I will both lay me down in peace and sleep: for thou only, O LORD, dost make me to be confident.

Rest, Eternal

58;4;3-4

(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, Physical

43;4;6

Now Jacob's well was there. Jesus, therefore, being wearied with his journey, sat thus on the well; and it was about the sixth hour.

Rest, Spiritual

25;5;19-22

Thou, O LORD, shall remain for ever; thy throne from generation to generation.

Work, And Rest

2;20;11

for in six days the LORD made the heavens and earth, the sea, and all that is in them and rested the seventh day; therefore, the LORD blessed the sabbath day and sanctified it.