Never miss a post

Related Readings

Theasaurus: Tests

50 Bible Verses about Tests

Most Relevant Verses

1 Corinthians 3:13

the workmanship of each person will become evident, for the day of judgment will show what it is, because it will be revealed with fire, and the fire will test the quality of each person's action.

Ecclesiastes 3:18

"As for human beings," I told myself, "God puts them to the test, that they might see themselves as mere animals."

James 1:13

When someone is tempted, he should not say, "I am being tempted by God," because God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does he tempt anyone.

Job 34:3

Since the ear tests words like a palate tastes food,

Psalm 105:19

until the time his prediction came true, as the word of the LORD refined him.

Deuteronomy 13:3

you must not listen to the words of that prophet or that diviner of dreams. For the LORD your God is testing you, to make known whether or not you'll continue to love the LORD your God with all your heart and soul.

Job 7:18

visit him every morning, and test him continually?

1 Timothy 3:10

But they must first be tested. Then, if they prove to be blameless, they may become ministers.

1 Chronicles 29:17

And I know, God, that it is you who searches the heart and you who finds pleasure in righteousness. With a righteous heart I have freely given all these things, and now I have seen all of these people of yours giving freely and joyfully to you!

Luke 4:12

Jesus answered him, "It has been said, "You must not tempt the Lord your God.'"

John 6:6

Jesus said this to test him, because he himself knew what he was going to do.

Judges 3:1

Here's a list of nations that the LORD caused to remain in order to test Israel (that is, everyone who had not gained any battle experience in Canaan)

Zechariah 13:9

And I will bring that surviving third through, testing them as if through fire, purifying them like silver, assaying them like gold. They will call on my name, and I will answer them. I will say, "This is my people,' and they will say, "The LORD is my God.'"

2 Corinthians 13:5

Keep examining yourselves to see whether you are continuing in the faith. Test yourselves! You know, don't you, that Jesus the Messiah lives in you? Could it be that you are failing the test?

Psalm 78:41

They tested God again and again, provoking the Holy One of Israel.

Daniel 1:12

"Please test your servants for ten days and let us be given vegetables to eat and water to drink.

1 Peter 4:12

Dear friends, do not be surprised by the fiery ordeal that is taking place among you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you.

Acts 15:10

So why do you test God by putting on the disciples' neck a yoke that neither our ancestors nor we could carry?

Proverbs 27:21

As the crucible tests silver, and the furnace assays gold; so praise received tests a man.

Isaiah 7:12

But Ahaz replied, "I won't ask! I won't put the LORD to the test."

Psalm 17:3

When you probe my heart, and examine me at night; when you refine me, you will find nothing wrong, for I have determined that I will not transgress with my mouth.

Job 12:11

The ear scrutinizes speech just as the palate tastes food."

Exodus 20:20

Moses told the people, "Don't be afraid, for God has come to test you, so that you may fear him in order that you don't sin."

Judges 6:39

Then Gideon told God, "Don't let yourself be angry with me! I want to ask you once again: please let me make a test with the fleece just once more. Cause it to be dry only on the fleece, but let there be dew all around on the ground."

Job 1:12

Then the LORD told Satan, "Very well then, everything he owns is under your control, only you may not extend your hand against him." So Satan left the LORD's presence.

Exodus 17:7

He named the place Massah and Meribah, because the Israelis quarreled and tested the LORD by saying: "Is the LORD really among us or not?"

Luke 10:25

Just then an expert in the Law stood up to test Jesus. He asked, "Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?"

Jeremiah 20:12

LORD of the Heavenly Armies, who tests the righteous, who sees the inner motives and the heart, let me see you take vengeance on them, for I've committed my case to you.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.