Throughout the Bible, numerous verses speak about blessings and the state of being blessed. These scriptures provide comfort, guidance, and a reminder of God’s constant love and provision for us. In this compilation, we have gathered 56 Bible verses and 7 Christian quotes to delve into blessings and what it means to be blessed. The scriptures are all taken from the New King James Version (NKJV), ensuring a consistent and reliable source of biblical truth.
Blessings come in various forms, and understanding them through the lens of the Bible can significantly impact our lives and faith journey. We encourage you to read through each subtopic and reflect on the verses presented, aiming for a comprehensive understanding of blessings from a Christian perspective. This compilation is designed to inspire, encourage, and bring clarity to the reader, highlighting the multifaceted nature of blessings in our lives.
"Blessed are those who do His commandments, that they may have the right to the tree of life, and may enter through the gates into the city."
- Revelation 22:14 (NKJV)
"If you are willing and obedient, you shall eat the good of the land;"
- Isaiah 1:19 (NKJV)
"So you shall serve the Lord your God, and He will bless your bread and your water. And I will take sickness away from the midst of you."
- Exodus 23:25 (NKJV)
"But you, O Lord, are a God full of compassion, and gracious, Longsuffering and abundant in mercy and truth."
- Psalm 86:15 (NKJV)
"And all these blessings shall come upon you and overtake you, because you obey the voice of the Lord your God:"
- Deuteronomy 28:2 (NKJV)
"Blessed is the man who fears the Lord, Who delights greatly in His commandments."
- Psalm 112:1 (NKJV)
"The blessing of the Lord makes one rich, And He adds no sorrow with it."
- Proverbs 10:22 (NKJV)
"Blessed is every one who fears the Lord, Who walks in His ways."
- Psalm 128:1 (NKJV)
"Blessed is the man who endures temptation; for when he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him."
- James 1:12 (NKJV)
"Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness' sake, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven."
- Matthew 5:10 (NKJV)
"My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials,"
- James 1:2 (NKJV)
"Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the Lord delivers him out of them all."
- Psalm 34:19 (NKJV)
"For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, is working for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory,"
- 2 Corinthians 4:17 (NKJV)
"Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort,"
- 2 Corinthians 1:3 (NKJV)
"But even if you should suffer for righteousness' sake, you are blessed. 'And do not be afraid of their threats, nor be troubled.'"
- 1 Peter 3:14 (NKJV)
"So Jesus answered and said to them, 'Have faith in God.'"
- Mark 11:22 (NKJV)
"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 (NKJV)
"Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen."
- Hebrews 11:1 (NKJV)
"Blessed is she who believed, for there will be a fulfillment of those things which were told her from the Lord.”"
- Luke 1:45 (NKJV)
"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 (NKJV)
"But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for he who doubts is like a wave of the sea driven and tossed by the wind."
- James 1:6 (NKJV)
"that your faith should not be in the wisdom of men but in the power of God."
- 1 Corinthians 2:5 (NKJV)
"Give, and it will be given to you: good measure, pressed down, shaken together, and running over will be put into your bosom. For with the same measure that you use, it will be measured back to you.”"
- Luke 6:38 (NKJV)
"The generous soul will be made rich, And he who waters will also be watered himself."
- Proverbs 11:25 (NKJV)
"The righteous man walks in his integrity; His children are blessed after him."
- Proverbs 20:7 (NKJV)
"He who has a generous eye will be blessed, For he gives of his bread to the poor."
- Proverbs 22:9 (NKJV)
"But this I say: He who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and he who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully."
- 2 Corinthians 9:6 (NKJV)
"Honor the Lord with your possessions, And with the firstfruits of all your increase;"
- Proverbs 3:9 (NKJV)
"One person gives freely, yet gains even more; another withholds unduly, but comes to poverty."
- Proverbs 11:24 (NKJV)
"He who is kind to the poor lends to the Lord, and he will reward them for what they have done."
- Proverbs 19:17 (NKJV)
"Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, The fruit of the womb is a reward."
- Psalm 127:3 (NKJV)
"Your wife shall be like a fruitful vine In the very heart of your house, Your children like olive plants All around your table."
- Psalm 128:3 (NKJV)
"Her children rise up and call her blessed; Her husband also, and he praises her:"
- Proverbs 31:28 (NKJV)
"A wise son makes a glad father, But a foolish son is the grief of his mother."
- Proverbs 10:1 (NKJV)
"Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 'Honor your father and mother,' which is the first commandment with promise:"
- Ephesians 6:1-2 (NKJV)
"He who spares his rod hates his son, But he who loves him disciplines him promptly."
- Proverbs 13:24 (NKJV)
"For the Lord gives wisdom; From His mouth come knowledge and understanding;"
- Proverbs 2:6 (NKJV)
"Blessed is the man who finds wisdom, And the man who gains understanding;"
- Proverbs 3:13 (NKJV)
"Happy is the man who finds wisdom, And the man who gains understanding;"
- Proverbs 3:13 (NKJV)
"How much better to get wisdom than gold! And to get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver."
- Proverbs 16:16 (NKJV)
"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, And the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding."
- Proverbs 9:10 (NKJV)
"For wisdom is better than rubies, And all the things one may desire cannot be compared with her."
- Proverbs 8:11 (NKJV)
"My son, if you receive my words, And treasure my commands within you,"
- Proverbs 2:1 (NKJV)
"Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid."
- John 14:27 (NKJV)
"The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart, And saves such as have a contrite spirit."
- Psalm 34:18 (NKJV)
"Blessed are those who mourn, For they shall be comforted."
- Matthew 5:4 (NKJV)
"These things I have spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world."
- John 16:33 (NKJV)
"He heals the brokenhearted And binds up their wounds."
- Psalm 147:3 (NKJV)
"When you lie down, you will not be afraid; Yes, you will lie down and your sleep will be sweet."
- Proverbs 3:24 (NKJV)
"You will keep him in perfect peace, Whose mind is stayed on You, Because he trusts in You."
- Isaiah 26:3 (NKJV)
"But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us."
- Romans 5:8 (NKJV)
"For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life."
- John 3:16 (NKJV)
"The Lord has appeared of old to me, saying: 'Yes, I have loved you with an everlasting love; Therefore with lovingkindness I have drawn you."
- Jeremiah 31:3 (NKJV)
"Nor height nor depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord."
- Romans 8:39 (NKJV)
"As the Father loved Me, I also have loved you; abide in My love."
- John 15:9 (NKJV)
"Behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God!"
- 1 John 3:1 (NKJV)
"God’s work done in God’s way will never lack God’s supplies."
- Hudson Taylor
"God never said that the journey would be easy, but He did say that the arrival would be worthwhile."
- Max Lucado
"You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream."
- C.S. Lewis
"God’s grace is like an ambulance that comes to you where you are, picks you up, and takes you to the place of healing and recovery."
- Rick Warren
"Christ literally walked in our shoes and entered into our affliction."
- Timothy Keller
"He said 'Love...as I have loved you.' We cannot love too much."
- Amy Carmichael
"Faith does not eliminate questions. But faith knows where to take them."
- Elisabeth Elliot
The journey through various dimensions of blessings, as presented through these Bible verses, provides a holistic view of how God’s favor touches every aspect of our lives. The collection of 56 Bible verses and 7 Christian quotes aims to offer encouragement and a deeper understanding of what it means to be blessed. From personal growth and wisdom to peace, comfort, and the incredible breadth of God’s love, these scriptures and wise words from renowned Christian figures affirm that blessings are all-encompassing and available to everyone who seeks them.
"Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."
- Romans 15:13 (NKJV)
"And my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus."
- Philippians 4:19 (NKJV)
"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 (NKJV)