43 Bible Verses about Faith to Encourage You in Dark Times

43 Bible Verses about Faith to Encourage You in Dark Times

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The Bible says faith is the substance of things hoped for and many verses show how people exemplified it. Being a believer of Christ can be tough living and it requires faith many a time.

Living by faith can be exciting but at other times it can be a terrifying experience. This is true when you lose your job and need to take of your family; or when you take a certain direction not fully sure it makes sense but you’re at peace about it.

There are verses from the Holy Bible that prove that God is moved by a person’s faith. We develop faith in God by meditating on His Word and in this post we share related Bible verses.

Here are 43 Bible verses about faith to help your belief when life gets tough:

  1. “Who is he who overcomes the world, but he who believes that Jesus is the Son of God?” ~ 1 John 5:5
  2. “Therefore I say to you, whatever things you ask when you pray, believe that you receive them, and you will have them.” ~ Mark 11:24
  3. “For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith to faith; as it is written, ‘The just shall live by faith.’” ~ Romans 1:17
  4. “That if you confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God has raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.” ~ Romans 10:9
  5. “For with the heart one believes unto righteousness, and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.” ~ Romans 10:10
  6. “So Jesus said to them, “Because of your unbelief; for assuredly, I say to you, if you have faith as a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move; and nothing will be impossible for you.”  ~ Matthew 17:20
  7. “Then Jesus answered and said to her, ‘O woman, great is your faith! Let it be to you as you desire.’ And her daughter was healed from that very hour.” ~ Matthew 15:28
  8. “Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.”  ~ Hebrews 11:1
  9. “For we walk by faith, not by sight.” ~ 2 Corinthians 5:7
  10. “For whatever is born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world—our faith.” ~ 1 John 5:4

  11. “So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.” ~ Romans 10:17
  12. “But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a rewarder of those who diligently seek Him.” ~ Hebrews 11:6
  13. “For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God.” ~ Ephesians 2:8
  14. “Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us.” ~ Ephesians 3:20
  15. “Looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.” ~ Hebrews 12:2
  16. “Knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience.” ~ James 1:3
  17. “Most assuredly, I say to you, he who believes in Me, the works that I do he will do also; and greater works than these he will do, because I go to My Father.” ~ John 14:12
  18. “So the Lord said, ‘If you have faith as a mustard seed, you can say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be pulled up by the roots and be planted in the sea,’ and it would obey you.’” ~ Luke 17:6
  19. “Jesus said to her, ‘Did I not say to you that if you would believe you would see the glory of God?’” ~ John 11:40
  20. “Jesus said to him, ‘If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes.’” ~ Mark 9:23

  21. “But Jesus looked at them and said to them, ‘With men this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.’” ~ Matthew 19:26
  22. “Thus also faith by itself, if it does not have works, is dead. But someone will say, ‘You have faith, and I have works.’ Show me your faith without your works, and I will show you my faith by my works.” ~ James 2:17-18
  23. “For she said, ‘If only I may touch His clothes, I shall be made well.’ Immediately the fountain of her blood was dried up, and she felt in her body that she was healed of the affliction.” ~ Mark 5:28-29
  24. “So Jesus answered and said to him, ‘What do you want Me to do for you?’ The blind man said to Him, ‘Rabboni, that I may receive my sight.’ Then Jesus said to him, ‘Go your way; your faith has made you well.’ And immediately he received his sight and followed Jesus on the road.” ~ Mark 10:51-52
  25. “And whatever things you ask in prayer, believing, you will receive.” ~ Matthew 21:22
  26. “Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong.” ~ 1 Corinthians 16:13
  27. “So they said, ‘Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and you will be saved, you and your household.’” ~ Acts 16:31
  28. “Let no one despise your youth, but be an example to the believers in word, in conduct, in love, in spirit, in faith, in purity.” ~ 1 Timothy 4:12
  29. “And the prayer of faith will save the sick, and the Lord will raise him up. And if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven.” ~ James 5:15

  30. “For the Scripture says, ‘Whoever believes on Him will not be put to shame.’” ~ Romans 10:11
  31. “Jesus said to him, ‘Thomas, because you have seen Me, you have believed. Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.’” ~ John 20:29
  32. “Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.” ~ Romans 5:1
  33. “He who believes in Him is not condemned; but he who does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.” ~ John 3:18
  34. “But He said to them, ‘Why are you fearful, O you of little faith?’ Then He arose and rebuked the winds and the sea, and there was a great calm.” ~ Matthew 8:26
  35. “But when he saw that the wind was boisterous, he was afraid; and beginning to sink he cried out, saying, ‘Lord, save me!’ And immediately Jesus stretched out His hand and caught him, and said to him, ‘O you of little faith, why did you doubt?’” ~ Matthew 14:30-31
  36. “If then God so clothes the grass, which today is in the field and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, how much more will He clothe you, O you of little faith?” ~ Luke 12:28

  37. “And since we have the same spirit of faith, according to what is written, ‘I believed and therefore I spoke,’ we also believe and therefore speak, knowing that He who raised up the Lord Jesus will also raise us up with Jesus, and will present us with you.” ~ 2 Corinthians 4:13-14
  38. “Now the man Elkanah and all his house went up to offer to the Lord the yearly sacrifice and his vow.” ~ 1 Samuel 1:21
  39. “And Jabez called on the God of Israel saying, ‘Oh, that You would bless me indeed, and enlarge my territory, that Your hand would be with me, and that You would keep me from evil, that I may not cause pain!’ So God granted him what he requested.” ~ 1 Chronicles 4:10
  40. “You will also declare a thing, and it will be established for you; So light will shine on your ways.” ~ Job 22:28
  41. “Then Jesus said to the centurion, ‘Go your way; and as you have believed, so let it be done for you.’ And his servant was healed that same hour.” ~ Matthew 8:13
  42. “Let not your heart be troubled; you believe in God, believe also in Me.” ~ John 14:1
  43. “Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need.” ~ Hebrews 4:16

Are there other faith Bible verses you can add? Comment below:

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Sija Mafu is an Online Enthusiast and Personal Development Fan. As as a devout Christian, his vision is to see young people take responsibility for their lives and create bright futures for themselves, their families and society at large.

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