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16 Bible Verses about Steadfastness

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Joshua 23:7

That way, you will not mingle with those nations that remain among you, nor mention the name of their gods, nor make oaths by them, nor serve them, nor worship them.

Joshua 23:8

Instead, you are to hold fast to the LORD your God, as you have done today,

1 Samuel 12:21

Don't turn aside after useless things that cannot profit or deliver because they're useless.

Job 11:14

If you have any iniquity, throw it far away. Don't let evil live in your residence.

Job 11:15

Then your confidence will be flawless, and your security will keep you from terror.

Acts 11:23

When he arrived, he rejoiced to see what the grace of God had done, and with hearty determination he kept encouraging all of them to remain faithful to the Lord,

2 Thessalonians 2:2

not to be so quickly upset or alarmed when someone claims that we said, either by some spirit, conversation, or letter that the Day of the Lord has already come.

2 Peter 3:17

And so, dear friends, since you already know these things, continuously be on your guard not to be carried away by the deception of lawless people. Otherwise, you may fall from your secure position.

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Discipleship » Conditions of » Steadfastness

Paul » Characteristics of » Steadfastness

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » In persevering to the end

Acts 13:43

When the meeting of the synagogue broke up, many Jews and devout converts to Judaism followed Paul and Barnabas, who kept talking to them and urging them to continue in the grace of God.

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » In moving forward toward the goal

Joshua 1:7

Only be strong and very courageous to ensure that you obey all the instructions that my servant Moses gave you turn neither to the right nor to the left from it so that you may succeed wherever you go.

Ezekiel 1:12

Each moved in straight directions. Wherever they decided to go, they went without turning themselves.

Deuteronomy 5:32

You must be careful to do what the LORD your God commanded you, turning neither to the left nor to the right.

More verses: Proverbs 4:27

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » In enduring hardship

1 Peter 2:19

For it is a fine thing if, when moved by your conscience to please God, you suffer patiently when wronged.

More verses: Mark 13:13

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » Even under affliction

Psalm 44:17-19

All this came upon us, yet we did not forsake you, and we have not dealt falsely with your covenant; Our hearts have not turned away; our steps have not swerved from your path. Nevertheless, you crushed us in the lair of jackals, and covered us in deep darkness.

Romans 8:35-37

Who will separate us from the Messiah's love? Can trouble, distress, persecution, hunger, nakedness, danger, or a violent death do this? As it is written, "For your sake we are being put to death all day long. We are thought of as sheep headed for slaughter." In all these things we are triumphantly victorious due to the one who loved us.

Steadfastness » Commanded

James 1:6-8

But he must ask in faith, without any doubts, for the one who has doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind. Such a person should not expect to receive anything from the Lord. He is a double-minded man, unstable in all he undertakes.

Steadfastness » Secured by » God, Power of

Jude 1:24

Now to the one who is able to keep you from falling and to make you stand joyful and faultless in his glorious presence,

Steadfastness » Ministers » Should pray for, in their people

Steadfastness » Remaining steadfast

Steadfastness » Exhibited by God in all his purposes and ways

Daniel 6:26

"I hereby decree that in every area of my kingdom men are to fear and tremble before the God of Daniel. For he is the living God, who endures forever. His kingdom is one that will not be destroyed, and his dominion continues forever.

Steadfastness » Who shall not be moved

Psalm 15:1-5

LORD, who may stay in your tent? Who may dwell on your holy mountain? The one who lives with integrity, who does righteous deeds, and who speaks truth to himself. The one who does not slander with his tongue, who does no evil to his neighbor, and who does not destroy his friend's reputation. read more.
The one who despises those who are utterly wicked, but who honors the one who fears the LORD, who keeps his word even when it hurts and does not change, who does not loan his money with interest, and who does not take a bribe against those who are innocent. The one who does these things will stand firm forever. A special Davidic Psalm.

Psalm 62:1-2

My soul rests quietly only when it looks to God; from him comes my deliverance. He alone is my rock, my deliverance, and my high tower; nothing will shake me.

Psalm 21:7

The king trusts in the LORD; because of the gracious love of the Most High, he will stand firm.

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » Job, in his religious life

Isaiah 50:7

For the Lord GOD helps me, so I won't be disgraced. Therefore I've made my face like flint, and I know that I won't be put to shame."

Job 23:11

My feet stay where his footsteps lead; I kept on his pathway and haven't turned aside.

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In cleaving to God

Acts 11:23

When he arrived, he rejoiced to see what the grace of God had done, and with hearty determination he kept encouraging all of them to remain faithful to the Lord,

Deuteronomy 10:20

You are to fear the LORD your God and serve him. Cling to him and swear by his name.

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In holding fast our profession

Hebrews 4:14

Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has gone to heaven, Jesus the Son of God, let us live our lives consistent with our confession of faith.

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In keeping the faith

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » A man of God, in refusing a reward

1 Kings 13:8

But the man of God replied to the king, "Even if you were to offer me half of your house, I wouldn't go with you, and I'm sure not going to eat even a piece of bread or drink water in this place,

2 Kings 18:6

because he depended on the LORD, not abandoning pursuit of him, and keeping the LORD's commands that he had commanded Moses.

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In striving for the faith of the gospel

Jude 1:3

Dear friends, although I was eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I found it necessary to write to you and urge you to continue your vigorous defense of the faith that was passed down to the saints once and for all.

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » Paul, in finishing his course

Hebrews 10:39

Now, we do not belong to those who turn back and are destroyed, but to those who have faith and are saved.

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In holding fast the confidence and rejoicing of the hope

Steadfastness » The wicked devoid of

Psalm 78:8

They will not be like the rebellious generation of their ancestors, a rebellious generation, whose heart was not steadfast, and whose spirits were unfaithful to God.

Psalm 78:37

For their hearts weren't committed to him, and they weren't faithful to his covenant.

Steadfastness » Ministers » Should exhort to

Acts 13:43

When the meeting of the synagogue broke up, many Jews and devout converts to Judaism followed Paul and Barnabas, who kept talking to them and urging them to continue in the grace of God.

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » Christ, in going to the cross

Luke 9:51

When the days grew closer for Jesus to be taken up to heaven, he was determined to continue his journey to Jerusalem.

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In holding fast what is good

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In standing fast in the faith

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In the work of the lord

Steadfastness » Ministers » Encouraged by, in their people

1 Thessalonians 3:8

For now we can go on living, as long as you continue to stand firm in the Lord.

Steadfastness » Want of--illustrated

Luke 8:13

The ones on the stony ground are the people who joyfully welcome the word when they hear it. But since they don't have any roots, they believe for a while, but in a time of testing they fall away.

Luke 8:6

Others fell on stony ground, and as soon as they came up, they dried up because they had no moisture.

Steadfastness » A characteristic of saints

Job 17:9

But the righteous person will hold to his way, and those with clean hands will grow stronger and stronger."

Steadfastness » Exemplified » Corinthians

1 Corinthians 15:1

Now I'm making known to you, brothers, the gospel that I proclaimed to you, which you accepted, on which you have taken your stand,

Steadfastness » Ministers » Exhorted to

2 Timothy 1:13-14

Hold on to the pattern of healthy teachings that you have heard from me, along with the faith and love that are in the Messiah Jesus. With the help of the Holy Spirit who lives in us, protect the good treasure that has been entrusted to you.

Steadfastness » Principle of--illustrated

Matthew 7:24-25

"Therefore, everyone who listens to these messages of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on a rock. The rain fell, the floods came, and the winds blew and beat against that house, but it did not collapse because its foundation was on the rock.

Steadfastness » Exemplified » Colossians

Steadfastness » Exemplified » David

Psalm 18:21-22

because I have kept the ways of the LORD, and I have not wickedly departed from my God; because all his judgments were always before me, and I did not cast off his statutes.

Steadfastness » Ministers » Rejoiced by, in their people

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In maintaining Christian liberty

Steadfastness » Exemplified » Caleb

Numbers 14:24

Now as to my servant Caleb, because a different spirit is within him and he has remained true to me, I'm going to bring him into the land that he explored, and his descendants are to inherit it.

Steadfastness » Secured by » The intercession of Christ

Luke 22:31-32

"Simon, Simon, listen! Satan has asked permission to sift all of you like wheat, but I have prayed for you that your own faith may not fail. When you have come back, you must strengthen your brothers."

Steadfastness » Exemplified » Joshua

Joshua 24:15

If you think it's the wrong thing for you to serve the LORD, then choose for yourselves today whom you will serve the gods whom your ancestors served on the other side of the Euphrates River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose territories you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD."

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » Josiah, in his duties as a king

2 Kings 22:2

He practiced what the LORD considered to be right, living the way his ancestor David had lived, turning neither to the right nor to the left.

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » Peter and john

Acts 4:19-20

But Peter and John answered them, "You must decide whether it is right in the sight of God to listen to you rather than God, for we cannot stop talking about what we've seen and heard."

Steadfastness » Exemplified » Josiah

2 Kings 22:2

He practiced what the LORD considered to be right, living the way his ancestor David had lived, turning neither to the right nor to the left.

Steadfastness » Godliness necessary to

Job 11:13-15

"Now for you, if you will prepare your heart, spread out your hands to him. If you have any iniquity, throw it far away. Don't let evil live in your residence. Then your confidence will be flawless, and your security will keep you from terror.

Steadfastness » Seven notable examples of » Three hebrew captives

Steadfastness » Exemplified » Shadrach

Steadfastness » Exemplified » Daniel

Daniel 6:10

When Daniel learned that the written document had been signed, he went to an upstairs room in his house that had windows opened facing Jerusalem. Three times a day he would kneel down, pray, and give thanks to his God, just as he had previously done.

Steadfastness » God being steadfast

Daniel 6:26

"I hereby decree that in every area of my kingdom men are to fear and tremble before the God of Daniel. For he is the living God, who endures forever. His kingdom is one that will not be destroyed, and his dominion continues forever.

Steadfastness » Saints praise God for

Steadfastness » Secured by » The presence of God

Steadfastness » Secured by » Trust in God

Psalm 26:1

Vindicate me, LORD, because I have walked in integrity; I have trusted in the LORD without wavering.

Steadfastness » Saints pray for

Psalm 17:5

Because my steps have held fast to your paths, my footsteps have not faltered.

Steadfastness » Should be manifested » In continuing in the apostles' doctrine and fellowship

Steadfastness » Exemplified » Primitive Christians

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Steadfastness, Examples Of

1 Kings 13:8

But the man of God replied to the king, "Even if you were to offer me half of your house, I wouldn't go with you, and I'm sure not going to eat even a piece of bread or drink water in this place,

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