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29 Bible Verses about The promises of God

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Joshua 21:45

There failed not any of any good thing which the LORD had spoken unto the house of Israel; all came to pass.

Genesis 9:13

I do set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be for a token of a covenant between me and the earth.

Ecclesiastes 5:4

When you vow a vow unto God, defer not to pay it; for he has no pleasure in fools: pay that which you have vowed.

Romans 4:16

Therefore it is of faith, that it might be by grace; to the end the promise might be sure to all the descendants; not to those only who are of the law, but to those also who are of the faith of Abraham; who is the father of us all,

Luke 1:45

And blessed is she that believed: for there shall be a performance of those things which were told her from the Lord.

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Privileges of saints » Having » The promises of God

The promises of God » Saints » Plead, in prayer

Genesis 32:9

And Jacob said, O God of my father Abraham, and God of my father Isaac, the LORD who said unto me, Return unto your country, and to your kindred, and I will deal well with you:

Genesis 32:12

And you said, I will surely do you good, and make your descendants as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

1 Chronicles 17:23

Therefore now, LORD, let the thing that you have spoken concerning your servant and concerning his house be established forever, and do as you have said.

1 Chronicles 17:26

And now, LORD, you are God, and have promised this goodness unto your servant:

The promises of God » Made to » David

2 Samuel 7:12

And when your days be fulfilled, and you shall sleep with your fathers, I will set up your offspring after you, who shall proceed out of your own body, and I will establish his kingdom.

Psalm 89:3-4

I have made a covenant with my chosen, I have sworn unto David my servant, Your seed will I establish forever, and build up your throne to all generations. Selah.

Psalm 89:35-36

Once have I sworn by my holiness that I will not lie unto David. His descendants shall endure forever, and his throne as the sun before me.

The promises of God » Saints » Heirs of

Hebrews 11:9

By faith he sojourned in the land of promise, as in a foreign land, dwelling in tents with Isaac and Jacob, the heirs with him of the same promise:

The promises of God » Are » Performed in due season

Acts 7:17

But when the time of the promise drew near, which God had sworn to Abraham, the people grew and multiplied in Egypt,

Jeremiah 33:14

Behold, the days come, says the LORD, that I will perform that good thing which I have promised unto the house of Israel and to the house of Judah.

The promises of God » Are » Fulfilled in Christ

Acts 13:23

Of this man's descendants has God according to his promise raised unto Israel a Savior, Jesus:

2 Samuel 7:12

And when your days be fulfilled, and you shall sleep with your fathers, I will set up your offspring after you, who shall proceed out of your own body, and I will establish his kingdom.

Luke 1:69-73

And has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David; As he spoke by the mouth of his holy prophets, who have been since the world began: That we should be saved from our enemies, and from the hand of all that hate us; read more.
To perform the mercy promised to our fathers, and to remember his holy covenant; The oath which he swore to our father Abraham,

The promises of God » Saints » Expect the performance of

Luke 1:45

And blessed is she that believed: for there shall be a performance of those things which were told her from the Lord.

Luke 1:38

And Mary said, Behold the handmaid of the Lord; be it unto me according to your word. And the angel departed from her.

The promises of God » Made to » Christ

The promises of God » Subjects of » Putting the law into the heart

Hebrews 8:10

For this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, says the Lord; I will put my laws into their mind, and write them in their hearts: and I will be to them a God, and they shall be to me a people:

Jeremiah 31:33

But this shall be the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel; After those days, says the LORD, I will put my law in their inward parts, and write it in their hearts; and will be their God, and they shall be my people.

The promises of God » Made in Christ

2 Timothy 1:1

Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus,

The promises of God » Are » Inherited through faith and patience

The promises of God » The inheritance of the saints is of

Romans 4:13

For the promise, that he should be the heir of the world, was not to Abraham, or to his descendants, through the law, but through the righteousness of faith.

Galatians 3:18

For if the inheritance is of the law, it is no more of promise: but God gave it to Abraham by promise.

The promises of God » Saints » Children of

Romans 9:8

That is, They who are the children of the flesh, these are not the children of God: but the children of the promise are counted for the descendants.

The promises of God » Made to » Abraham

Genesis 12:7

And the LORD appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto your descendants will I give this land: and there built he an altar unto the LORD, who appeared unto him.

The promises of God » Not one shall fail

1 Kings 8:56

Blessed be the LORD, that has given rest unto his people Israel, according to all that he promised: there has not failed one word of all his good promise, which he promised by the hand of Moses his servant.

Joshua 23:14

And, behold, this day I am going the way of all the earth: and you know in all your hearts and in all your souls, that not one thing has failed of all the good things which the LORD your God spoke concerning you; all are come to pass unto you, and not one thing has failed thereof.

The promises of God » God remembers

Psalm 105:42

For he remembered his holy promise, and Abraham his servant.

Luke 1:54-55

He has helped his servant Israel, in remembrance of his mercy; As he spoke to our fathers, to Abraham, and to his descendants forever.

The promises of God » Subjects of » Forgiveness of sins

The promises of God » Subjects of » The holy ghost

The promises of God » Subjects of » Entering into rest

Hebrews 4:1

Let us therefore fear, lest, although a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it.

Joshua 22:4

And now the LORD your God has given rest unto your brethren, as he promised them: therefore now return, and get you unto your tents, and unto the land of your possession, which Moses the servant of the LORD gave you on the other side of Jordan.

The promises of God » Are » Through the righteousness of faith

Romans 4:13

For the promise, that he should be the heir of the world, was not to Abraham, or to his descendants, through the law, but through the righteousness of faith.

Romans 4:16

Therefore it is of faith, that it might be by grace; to the end the promise might be sure to all the descendants; not to those only who are of the law, but to those also who are of the faith of Abraham; who is the father of us all,

The promises of God » God is faithful to

The promises of God » Saints » Sometimes, through infirmity, tempted to doubt

Psalm 77:8

Is his mercy ceased forever? does his promise fail forevermore?

Psalm 77:10

And I said, This is my infirmity: but I will remember the years of the right hand of the most High.

The promises of God » Made to » The fathers

Acts 26:6-7

And now I stand and am judged for the hope of the promise made of God unto our fathers: Unto which promise our twelve tribes, instantly serving God day and night, hope to come. For which hope's sake, king Agrippa, I am accused of the Jews.

Acts 13:32

And we declare unto you glad tidings, how the promise which was made unto the fathers,

The promises of God » Subjects of » Eternal life

The promises of God » Subjects of » Adoption

2 Corinthians 6:18-1

And will be a Father unto you, and you shall be my sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty. Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.

The promises of God » Made to » Those who love him

The promises of God » Are » Yea and amen in Christ

The promises of God » Should lead to perfecting holiness

The promises of God » Subjects of » Blessing

The promises of God » Subjects of » Christ

2 Samuel 7:12-13

And when your days be fulfilled, and you shall sleep with your fathers, I will set up your offspring after you, who shall proceed out of your own body, and I will establish his kingdom. He shall build a house for my name, and I will establish the throne of his kingdom forever.

The promises of God » Made to » isaac

Genesis 26:3-4

Sojourn in this land, and I will be with you, and will bless you; for unto you, and unto your descendants, I will give all these countries, and I will perform the oath which I swore unto Abraham your father; And I will make your descendants to multiply as the stars of heaven, and will give unto your descendants all these countries; and in your descendants shall all the nations of the earth be blessed;

The promises of God » Are » Given to those who believe

The promises of God » Man, by nature, has no interest in

The promises of God » The law could not disannul

Galatians 3:17

And this I say, that the covenant, that was confirmed before by God in Christ, the law, which was four hundred and thirty years after, cannot disannul, that it should make the promise of no effect.

The promises of God » The law not against

Galatians 3:21

Is the law then against the promises of God? God forbid: for if there had been a law given which could have given life, verily righteousness should have been by the law.

The promises of God » Subjects of » The life that now is

The promises of God » Subjects of » Life in Christ

2 Timothy 1:1

Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus,

The promises of God » Saints » Have implicit confidence in

The promises of God » Made to » jacob

Genesis 28:14

And your descendants shall be as the dust of the earth, and you shall spread abroad to the west, and to the east, and to the north, and to the south: and in you and in your descendants shall all the families of the earth be blessed.

The promises of God » Are » Obtained through faith

Hebrews 11:33

Who through faith subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

The promises of God » Gentiles shall be partakers of

The promises of God » Scoffers despise

2 Peter 3:3-4

Knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts, And saying, Where is the promise of his coming? for since the fathers fell asleep, all things continue as they were from the beginning of the creation.

The promises of God » Subjects of » new heavens and new earth

The promises of God » Subjects of » The gospel

Romans 1:1-2

Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God, (Which he had promised before by his prophets in the holy scriptures,)

The promises of God » Are » Good

1 Kings 8:56

Blessed be the LORD, that has given rest unto his people Israel, according to all that he promised: there has not failed one word of all his good promise, which he promised by the hand of Moses his servant.

The promises of God » Are » Holy

Psalm 105:42

For he remembered his holy promise, and Abraham his servant.

The promises of God » Confirmed by an oath

Psalm 89:3-4

I have made a covenant with my chosen, I have sworn unto David my servant, Your seed will I establish forever, and build up your throne to all generations. Selah.

The promises of God » Subjects of » Preservation in affliction

The promises of God » Subjects of » Second coming of Christ

The promises of God » Saints » Stagger not at

The promises of God » Are » Exceeding great and precious

The promises of God » Are » Confirmed in Christ

Romans 15:8

Now I say that Jesus Christ was a minister of the circumcision for the truth of God, to confirm the promises made unto the fathers:

The promises of God » The covenant established upon

Hebrews 8:6

But now has he obtained a more excellent ministry, by how much also he is the mediator of a better covenant, which was established upon better promises.

The promises of God » Fear, lest ye come short of

Hebrews 4:1

Let us therefore fear, lest, although a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it.

The promises of God » Subjects of » A crown of life

The promises of God » Made to » The israelites

Romans 9:4

Who are Israelites; to whom pertains the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the giving of the law, and the service of God, and the promises;

The promises of God » Contained in the scriptures

The promises of God » Made to » All who are called of God

The promises of God » Should wait for the performance of

Acts 1:4

And, being assembled together with them, commanded them that they should not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the promise of the Father, which, said he, you have heard of me.