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29 Bible Verses about The promises of God

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2 Corinthians 1:20

For as many as [are the] promises of God, in him [they are] "yes"; therefore also through him [is] the "amen" to the glory of God through us.

Joshua 21:45

And {nothing failed from} all the good things that Yahweh promised to the house of Israel; {everything came to pass}.

Genesis 9:13

My bow I have set in the clouds, and it shall be for a sign of [the] covenant between me and between the earth.

Ecclesiastes 5:4

When you make a vow to God, do not delay in fulfilling it, for {he takes no pleasure} in fools. Fulfill what you vow!

Romans 4:16

Because of this, [it is] by faith, in order that [it may be] according to grace, so that the promise may be secure to all the descendants, not only to those of the law, but also to those of the faith of Abraham, who is the father of us all

Luke 1:45

And blessed [is] she who believed that [there] will be a fulfillment to what was spoken to her from the Lord!"

Galatians 3:16

Now to Abraham and to his descendant the promises were spoken. It does not say, "and to descendants," as concerning many, but as concerning one, "and to your descendant," who is Christ.

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Privileges of saints » Having » The promises of God

The promises of God » Saints » Plead, in prayer

Genesis 32:9

Then Jacob said, "O God of my father Abraham, and God of my father Isaac, O Yahweh, who said to me, 'Return to your land and to your family, and I will deal well with you.'

Genesis 32:12

Now you yourself said, 'I will surely deal well with you and make your offspring as the sand of the sea that cannot be counted for abundance.'"

1 Chronicles 17:23

So now, O Yahweh, let the word that you spoke to your servant and to his house be established forever, that you might do what you have spoken.

1 Chronicles 17:26

So now, O Yahweh, you yourself [are] God, and you have spoken to your servant this good thing.

The promises of God » Made to » David

2 Samuel 7:12

When your days [are] full and you lie down with your ancestors, I will raise up your offspring after you who will go out from your body, and I will establish his kingdom.

Psalm 89:3-4

"I made a covenant with my chosen one; I swore [an oath] to David my servant: 'I will establish your descendants forever, and I will build up your throne {from generation to generation}.'" Selah

Psalm 89:35-36

Once I have sworn by my holiness, 'I will surely not lie to David, His offspring will endure forever, and his throne as the sun before me.

The promises of God » Saints » Heirs of

Hebrews 11:9

By faith he lived in the land of promise as a stranger, living in tents with Isaac and Jacob, the fellow heirs of the same promise.

The promises of God » Are » Performed in due season

Acts 7:17

"But as the time of the promise that God had made to Abraham was drawing near, the people increased and multiplied in Egypt

Jeremiah 33:14

'Look, days [are] coming,' {declares} Yahweh, 'and I will fulfill the good promise that I promised to the house of Israel and to the house of Judah.

The promises of God » Are » Fulfilled in Christ

Acts 13:23

From the descendants of this man, according to [his] promise, God brought to Israel a Savior, Jesus.

2 Samuel 7:12

When your days [are] full and you lie down with your ancestors, I will raise up your offspring after you who will go out from your 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, just as he spoke through the mouth of his holy prophets from earliest times-- salvation from our enemies and from the hand of all those who hate us, read more.
to show mercy to our fathers and to remember his holy covenant, the oath that he swore to Abraham our father, to grant us

The promises of God » Saints » Expect the performance of

Luke 1:45

And blessed [is] she who believed that [there] will be a fulfillment to what was spoken to her from the Lord!"

Luke 1:38

So Mary said, "Behold, the Lord's female slave! May it happen to me according to your word." And the angel departed from her.

The promises of God » Made to » Christ

Galatians 3:19

Why then the law? It was added on account of transgressions, until the descendant should come to whom it had been promised, having been ordered through angels by the hand of a mediator.

Galatians 3:16

Now to Abraham and to his descendant the promises were spoken. It does not say, "and to descendants," as concerning many, but as concerning one, "and to your descendant," who is Christ.

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

Hebrews 8:10

For this [is] the covenant that I will decree with the house of Israel after those days, says the Lord: I am putting my laws in their minds and I will write them on their hearts, and I will be {their} God and they will be {my} people.

Jeremiah 31:33

"But this [is] the covenant that I will {make} with the house of Israel after those days," {declares} Yahweh: "I will put my law in their inward parts and on their hearts I will write it, and I will be to them God, and they themselves will be to me people.

The promises of God » Made in Christ

2 Timothy 1:1

Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus through 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 to Abraham or to his descendants, [that] he would be heir of the world, [was] not through the law, but through the righteousness by faith.

Galatians 3:18

For if the inheritance [is] from the law, [it is] no longer from the promise, but God graciously gave [it] to Abraham through the promise.

The promises of God » Saints » Children of

The promises of God » Made to » Abraham

The promises of God » Not one shall fail

1 Kings 8:56

"Blessed be Yahweh who gave a resting place to his people Israel. According to all that he promised, not one word has fallen from all of his promises [concerning] the good which he spoke through the hand of Moses his servant.

Joshua 23:14

Look! {I am about to die}, and you know in all your hearts and souls that not one thing {failed} from all the good things that Yahweh your God promised concerning you; everything {has been fulfilled}; {not one thing failed}.

The promises of God » God remembers

Psalm 105:42

For he remembered his holy {promise}; [he remembered] Abraham his servant.

Luke 1:54-55

He has helped Israel his servant, remembering [his] mercy, just 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

Therefore let us fear, [while there] remains a promise of entering into his rest, that none of you appear to fall short of [it].

Joshua 22:4

So then, Yahweh your God has given rest to your kinsmen, just as he promised them; so then, turn and go to your tents to the land of your possession, which Moses Yahweh's servant gave to you beyond the Jordan.

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

Romans 4:13

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

Romans 4:16

Because of this, [it is] by faith, in order that [it may be] according to grace, so that the promise may be secure to all the descendants, not only to those of the law, but also to those 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

Has his loyal love ceased forever? Is [his] promise ended throughout generations?

Psalm 77:10

So I said, "This pierces me-- the right [hand] of the Most High [has] changed."

The promises of God » Made to » The fathers

Acts 26:6-7

And now I stand here on trial on the basis of hope in the promise made by God to our fathers, to which our twelve tribes hope to attain as [they] earnestly serve [him] night and day. Concerning this hope I am being accused by the Jews, O king!

Acts 13:32

And we proclaim the good news to you: that the promise that was made to the fathers,

The promises of God » Subjects of » Eternal life

The promises of God » Subjects of » Adoption

2 Corinthians 6:18-1

and I will be a father to you, and you will be sons and daughters to me," says the all-powerful Lord. Therefore [since we] have these promises, dear friends, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of body and spirit, accomplishing 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

2 Corinthians 1:20

For as many as [are the] promises of God, in him [they are] "yes"; therefore also through him [is] the "amen" to the glory of God through us.

The promises of God » Should lead to perfecting holiness

The promises of God » Subjects of » Blessing

Deuteronomy 1:11

Yahweh, the God of your ancestors, may he add to you as you are [now] a thousand times, and may he bless you just as he {promised you}.

The promises of God » Subjects of » Christ

2 Samuel 7:12-13

When your days [are] full and you lie down with your ancestors, I will raise up your offspring after you who will go out from your body, and I will establish his kingdom. He will 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

Dwell as an alien in this land, and I will be with you, and will bless you, for I will give all these lands to you and to your descendants, and I will establish the oath that I swore to Abraham you father. And I will multiply your descendants like the stars of heaven, and I will give to your descendants all these lands. And all nations of the earth will be blessed through your offspring,

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

Now I am saying this: the law, that came after four hundred and thirty years, does not revoke a covenant previously ratified by God, in order to nullify the promise.

The promises of God » The law not against

Galatians 3:21

Therefore [is] the law opposed to the promises of God? May it never be! For if a law had been given that was able to give life, certainly righteousness would have been from 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 Christ Jesus through 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

Your descendants shall be like the dust of the earth, and you will spread out to the west, and to the east, and to the north and to the south. And all the families of the earth will be blessed through you and through your descendants.

The promises of God » Are » Obtained through faith

Hebrews 11:33

who through faith conquered kingdoms, accomplished justice, obtained what was promised, shut the mouths of lions,

The promises of God » Gentiles shall be partakers of

The promises of God » Scoffers despise

2 Peter 3:3-4

above all knowing this, that in the last days scoffers will come with scoffing, following according to their own desires and saying, "Where is the promise of his coming? For {ever since} the fathers fell asleep, all [things] have continued just as they have been from the beginning of 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 slave of Christ Jesus, called [to be] an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God, which he promised previously through his prophets in the holy scriptures,

The promises of God » Are » Good

1 Kings 8:56

"Blessed be Yahweh who gave a resting place to his people Israel. According to all that he promised, not one word has fallen from all of his promises [concerning] the good which he spoke through the hand of Moses his servant.

The promises of God » Are » Holy

Psalm 105:42

For he remembered his holy {promise}; [he remembered] Abraham his servant.

The promises of God » Confirmed by an oath

Psalm 89:3-4

"I made a covenant with my chosen one; I swore [an oath] to David my servant: 'I will establish your descendants forever, and I will build up your throne {from generation to generation}.'" Selah

The promises of God » Subjects of » Preservation in affliction

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

2 Peter 3:4

and saying, "Where is the promise of his coming? For {ever since} the fathers fell asleep, all [things] have continued just as they have been from the beginning of creation."

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

For I say, Christ has become a servant of the circumcision on behalf of the truth of God, in order to confirm the promises to the fathers,

The promises of God » The covenant established upon

Hebrews 8:6

But now he has attained a more excellent ministry, by as much as he is also mediator of a better covenant which has been enacted upon better promises.

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

Hebrews 4:1

Therefore let us fear, [while there] remains a promise of entering into his rest, that none of you appear to fall 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 [belong] the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the giving of the law, and the [temple] service, 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 [while he] was with [them], he commanded them, "Do not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for what was promised by the Father, which you heard about from me.