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61 Bible Verses about Strength

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Psalm 84:7

They go from strength to strength: each one will appear before God in Zion.

Psalm 105:4

Seek Jehovah and his strength, seek his face continually;

Psalm 18:1

{To the chief Musician. A Psalm of David, the servant of Jehovah, who spoke to Jehovah the words of this song in the day that Jehovah had delivered him out of the hand of all his enemies and out of the hand of Saul. And he said,} I will love thee, O Jehovah, my strength.

Zechariah 4:6

And he answered and spoke unto me, saying, This is the word of Jehovah unto Zerubbabel, saying, Not by might, nor by power, but by my Spirit, saith Jehovah of hosts.

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Brass » Characterized by » Strength

Job 40:18

His bones are tubes of bronze, his members are like bars of iron.

Girdles » Illustrative of » Strength

Isaiah 22:21

and I will clothe him with thy robe, and strengthen him with thy girdle, and I will commit thy government into his hand; and he shall be a father to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and to the house of Judah.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Strength

Strength » The lord being strong

Nehemiah 9:32

And now, our God, the great, the mighty, and the terrible God, who keepest covenant and loving-kindness, let not all the trouble seem little before thee, that hath come upon us, on our kings, on our princes, and on our priests, and on our prophets, and on our fathers, and on all thy people, since the days of the kings of Assyria unto this day.

Jeremiah 50:34

Their Redeemer is strong; Jehovah of hosts is his name: he will thoroughly plead their cause, that he may give rest to the land, and disquiet the inhabitants of Babylon.

Job 36:5

Lo, God is mighty, but despiseth not any; mighty in strength of understanding:

Strength » Being strong

Joshua 1:6-9

Be strong and courageous, for thou shalt cause this people to inherit the land which I have sworn unto their fathers to give them. Only be strong and very courageous, that thou mayest take heed to do according to all the law that Moses my servant commanded thee. Turn not from it to the right or to the left, that thou mayest prosper whithersoever thou goest. This book of the law shall not depart from thy mouth; and thou shalt meditate upon it day and night, that thou mayest take heed to do according to all that is written therein; for then shalt thou have good success in thy ways, and then shalt thou prosper. read more.
Have I not commanded thee: Be strong and courageous? Be not afraid, neither be dismayed; for Jehovah thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.

Joshua 23:6

And be ye very courageous to keep and to do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, that ye turn not aside therefrom to the right hand or to the left;

1 Chronicles 22:13

Then shalt thou prosper, if thou takest heed to perform the statutes and ordinances which Jehovah commanded Moses for Israel: be strong and courageous; fear not, neither be dismayed.

Strength » Moral and spiritual promised

2 Samuel 22:40

And thou girdedst me with strength to battle: Thou didst subdue under me those that rose up against me.

Strength » God, our

Exodus 15:2

My strength and song is Jah, and he is become my salvation: This is my God, and I will glorify him; My father's God, and I will extol him.

2 Samuel 22:33

God is my strong fortress, And he maketh my way perfectly smooth.

Strength » In weakness, promised

1 Corinthians 1:27

But God has chosen the foolish things of the world, that he may put to shame the wise; and God has chosen the weak things of the world, that he may put to shame the strong things;

2 Corinthians 12:9-10

And he said to me, My grace suffices thee; for my power is perfected in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather boast in my weaknesses, that the power of the Christ may dwell upon me. Wherefore I take pleasure in weaknesses, in insults, in necessities, in persecutions, in straits, for Christ: for when I am weak, then I am powerful.

Hebrews 11:33-34

who by faith overcame kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped lions' mouths, quenched the power of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, became strong out of weakness, became mighty in war, made the armies of strangers give way.

Strength » Who the lord strengthens

1 Samuel 2:10

They that strive with Jehovah shall be broken to pieces; in the heavens will he thunder upon them. Jehovah will judge the ends of the earth; and he will give strength unto his king, and exalt the horn of his anointed.

Isaiah 40:28-29

Dost thou not know, hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, Jehovah, the Creator of the ends of the earth, fainteth not nor tireth? There is no searching of his understanding. He giveth power to the faint; and to him that hath no might he increaseth strength.

Isaiah 41:8-10

But thou, Israel, my servant, Jacob, whom I have chosen, the seed of Abraham, my friend thou whom I have taken from the ends of the earth, and called from the extremities thereof, and to whom I said, Thou art my servant, I have chosen thee and not rejected thee, Fear not, for I am with thee; be not dismayed, for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee, yea, I will help thee, yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.

Strength » Physical

Judges 16:6

And Deli'lah said to Samson, "Please tell me wherein your great strength lies, and how you might be bound, that one could subdue you."

Judges 14:6

and the Spirit of the LORD came mightily upon him, and he tore the lion asunder as one tears a kid; and he had nothing in his hand. But he did not tell his father or his mother what he had done.

Judges 16:30

And Samson said, "Let me die with the Philistines." Then he bowed with all his might; and the house fell upon the lords and upon all the people that were in it. So the dead whom he slew at his death were more than those whom he had slain during his life.

Judges 16:3

But Samson lay till midnight, and at midnight he arose and took hold of the doors of the gate of the city and the two posts, and pulled them up, bar and all, and put them on his shoulders and carried them to the top of the hill that is before Hebron.

More verses: 1 Samuel 17:35

Strength » Who is strong

1 Corinthians 4:8-10

Already ye are filled; already ye have been enriched; ye have reigned without us; and I would that ye reigned, that we also might reign with you. For I think that God has set us the apostles for the last, as appointed to death. For we have become a spectacle to the world, both to angels and men. We are fools for Christ's sake, but ye prudent in Christ: we weak, but ye strong: ye glorious, but we in dishonour.

2 Corinthians 13:3-5

Since ye seek a proof of Christ speaking in me, (who is not weak towards you, but is powerful among you, for if indeed he has been crucified in weakness, yet he lives by God's power; for indeed we are weak in him, but we shall live with him by God's power towards you,) examine your own selves if ye be in the faith; prove your own selves: do ye not recognise yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you, unless indeed ye be reprobates?

1 John 2:13-14

I write to you, fathers, because ye have known him that is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because ye have overcome the wicked one. I write to you, little children, because ye have known the Father. I have written to you, fathers, because ye have known him that is from the beginning. I have written to you, young men, because ye are strong, and the word of God abides in you, and ye have overcome the wicked one.

2 Corinthians 12:8-10

For this I thrice besought the Lord that it might depart from me. And he said to me, My grace suffices thee; for my power is perfected in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather boast in my weaknesses, that the power of the Christ may dwell upon me. Wherefore I take pleasure in weaknesses, in insults, in necessities, in persecutions, in straits, for Christ: for when I am weak, then I am powerful.

Strength » The strength of the lord

2 Corinthians 12:8-10

For this I thrice besought the Lord that it might depart from me. And he said to me, My grace suffices thee; for my power is perfected in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather boast in my weaknesses, that the power of the Christ may dwell upon me. Wherefore I take pleasure in weaknesses, in insults, in necessities, in persecutions, in straits, for Christ: for when I am weak, then I am powerful.

Psalm 59:8-9

But thou, Jehovah, wilt laugh at them; thou wilt have all the nations in derision. Their strength! ... I will take heed to thee; for God is my high fortress.

Psalm 68:34

Ascribe ye strength unto God: his excellency is over Israel, and his strength is in the clouds.

Strength » Strength belonging to God

1 Chronicles 29:11-12

Thine, Jehovah, is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the splendour, and the majesty; for all that is in the heavens and on the earth is thine: thine, Jehovah, is the kingdom, and thou art exalted as Head above all; and riches and glory are of thee, and thou rulest over everything; and in thy hand is power and might; and in thy hand it is to make all great and strong.

Daniel 2:20

Daniel answered and said, Blessed be the name of God for ever and ever; For wisdom and might are his.

Strength » Where strength is

1 Chronicles 16:26-27

For all the gods of the peoples are idols; But Jehovah made the heavens. Majesty and splendour are before him; Strength and gladness in his place.

Job 12:9-16

Who knoweth not in all these, that the hand of Jehovah hath wrought this? In whose hand is the soul of every living thing, and the spirit of all flesh of man. Doth not the ear try words, as the palate tasteth food? read more.
With the aged is wisdom, and in length of days understanding. With him is wisdom and might; he hath counsel and understanding. Behold, he breaketh down, and it is not built again; he shutteth up a man, and there is no opening. Behold, he withholdeth the waters, and they dry up; and he sendeth them out, and they overturn the earth. With him is strength and effectual knowledge; the deceived and the deceiver are his.

Strength » What is strength

Nehemiah 8:10

And he said to them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions to them for whom nothing is prepared; for the day is holy to our Lord; and be not grieved, for the joy of Jehovah is your strength.

Proverbs 10:29

The way of Jehovah is strength to the perfect man, but destruction to the workers of iniquity.

Strength » Strong people

Isaiah 25:1-3

Jehovah, thou art my God: I will exalt thee; I will celebrate thy name, for thou hast done wonderful things; counsels of old which are faithfulness and truth. For thou hast made of the city a heap, of the fortified town a ruin, the palace of strangers to be no city; it shall never be built up. Therefore shall the mighty people glorify thee, the city of terrible nations shall fear thee.

Strength » What is better than strength

Ecclesiastes 9:16

Then said I, Wisdom is better than strength; but the poor man's wisdom is despised, and his words are not heard.

Strength » What strengthens the wise

Ecclesiastes 7:19

Wisdom strengtheneth the wise more than ten mighty men that are in a city.

Strength » What has strength

Proverbs 8:12-14

I wisdom dwell with prudence, and find the knowledge which cometh of reflection. The fear of Jehovah is to hate evil; pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth do I hate. Counsel is mine, and sound wisdom: I am intelligence; I have strength.

Strength » Whose strength is small

Strength » Those that do not make God their strength

Psalm 52:1-7

{To the chief Musician: an instruction. Of David; when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul, and said unto him, David came to the house of Ahimelech.} Why boastest thou thyself in evil, thou mighty man? The loving-kindness of God abideth continually. Thy tongue deviseth mischievous things, like a sharp razor, practising deceit. Thou hast loved evil rather than good, lying rather than to speak righteousness. Selah. read more.
Thou hast loved all devouring words, O deceitful tongue! God shall likewise destroy thee for ever; he shall take thee away, and pluck thee out of thy tent, and root thee out of the land of the living. Selah. The righteous also shall see, and fear, and shall laugh at him, saying, Behold the man that made not God his strength, but put confidence in the abundance of his riches, and strengthened himself in his avarice.

Strength » What the mighty should not do

Jeremiah 9:23

Thus saith Jehovah: Let not the wise glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty glory in his might; let not the rich glory in his riches:

Strength » A title given to jehovah

Topics on Strength

Courage And Strength

19;31;24

Be strong, and let your heart take courage, all ye that hope in Jehovah.

faith and strength

45;5;4

and endurance, experience; and experience, hope;

Family Strength

19;96;7

Give unto Jehovah, ye families of peoples, give unto Jehovah glory and strength;

Gifts Of Supernatural Strength

7;14;5-6

Then Samson went down with his father and mother to Timnah, and he came to the vineyards of Timnah. And behold, a young lion roared against him;

God Gives Strength

19;29;11

Jehovah will give strength unto his people; Jehovah will bless his people with peace.

God Giving Strength

19;29;11

Jehovah will give strength unto his people; Jehovah will bless his people with peace.

God Our Strength

23;45;24

Only in Jehovah, shall one say, have I righteousness and strength. To him shall men come; and all that are incensed against him shall be ashamed.

Guidance And Strength

20;24;5

A wise man is strong, and a man of knowledge increaseth strength.

Her Strength

20;31;25

Strength and dignity are her clothing, and she laugheth at the coming day.

Hope And Strength

19;73;26

My flesh and my heart faileth: God is the rock of my heart and my portion for ever.

Limitations Of Strength

9;2;9

He keepeth the feet of his saints, but the wicked are silenced in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail.

Love And Strength

42;10;27

But he answering said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thine understanding; and thy neighbour as thyself.

No Strength Left

7;16;19

She made him sleep upon her knees; and she called a man, and had him shave off the seven locks of his head. Then she began to torment him, and his strength left him.

No Strength To Cope

23;37;3

And they said to him, Thus says Hezekiah: This day is a day of trouble, and of rebuke, and of reviling; for the children are come to the birth, and there is not strength to bring forth.

Peace And Strength

19;29;11

Jehovah will give strength unto his people; Jehovah will bless his people with peace.

Seeking God's Strength

13;16;11

Seek Jehovah and his strength, Seek his face continually;

Strength And Faith

45;5;4

and endurance, experience; and experience, hope;

Strength And Love

41;12;33

and to love him with all the heart, and with all the intelligence, and with all the soul, and with all the strength, and to love one's neighbour as one's self, is more than all the burnt-offerings and sacrifices.

Strength In Battle

19;18;39

And thou girdedst me with strength to battle; thou didst subdue under me those that rose up against me.

Strength In Hard Times

55;3;1

But this know, that in the last days difficult times shall be there;

Strength Of Angels

19;103;20

Bless Jehovah, ye his angels, mighty in strength, that execute his word, hearkening unto the voice of his word.

Strength Of Animals

1;30;41

And it came to pass whensoever the strong cattle were ardent, that Jacob laid the rods before the eyes of the flock in the gutters, that they might become ardent among the rods;

Strength Of God

13;16;28

Give unto Jehovah, ye families of peoples, Give unto Jehovah glory and strength!

Strength Of People

5;31;6

Be strong and courageous, fear them not, neither be afraid of them; for Jehovah thy God, he it is that goeth with thee; he will not leave thee, nor forsake thee.

Strength, Divine

45;1;20

for from the world's creation the invisible things of him are perceived, being apprehended by the mind through the things that are made, both his eternal power and divinity, so as to render them inexcusable.

Strength, God Is Our

50;4;13

I have strength for all things in him that gives me power.

Strength, Human

9;17;4-10

And there went out a champion from the camp of the Philistines, named Goliath, of Gath, whose height was six cubits and a span.

Strength, Spiritual

49;6;10

For the rest, brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the might of his strength.

Without Strength

19;88;4

I am reckoned with them that go down into the pit; I am as a man that hath no strength:

Women's Strength

20;31;3

Give not thy strength unto women, nor thy ways to them that destroy kings.