53+ Bible Verses About Nature

Shaun Connell.
Last updated
November 8, 2023

Nature, in its vast and awe-inspiring beauty, has been a subject of admiration, contemplation, and reverence across cultures and religions. In Christianity, the Bible presents nature not just as the backdrop of human history but as a living testament to God’s power, creativity, and love for His creation. This compilation brings together over 56 Bible verses, alongside 7 thoughtful Christian quotes, to illuminate the profound relationship between God, mankind, and the world He has made.

The scriptures lead us through gardens, mountaintops, and quiet waters, revealing eternal truths and divine wisdom in the rustling leaves and flowing rivers. Whether you are seeking comfort, guidance, or a deeper connection with God, these verses and quotes invite you to reflect on the wonders of the natural world and find the divine presence in every sunrise, flower, and breath of wind. So, let’s embark on this journey together, unraveling the sacred tapestry of nature as depicted in the Bible, and finding inspiration in God’s magnificent creation.

Bible Verses About Nature

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.”

- Genesis 1:1 (NKJV)

“The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shows His handiwork.”

- Psalms 19:1 (NKJV)

“For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse.”

- Romans 1:20 (NKJV)

“You are worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honor and power; for You created all things, and by Your will they exist and were created.”

- Revelation 4:11 (NKJV)

“By the word of the Lord the heavens were made, and all the host of them by the breath of His mouth.”

- Psalms 33:6 (NKJV)

“He stretches out the north over empty space; He hangs the earth on nothing.”

- Job 26:7 (NKJV)

“Look at the birds of the air, for they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they?”

- Matthew 6:26 (NKJV)

God's Care and Providence in Nature

“He causes the grass to grow for the cattle, and vegetation for the service of man, that he may bring forth food from the earth.”

- Psalms 104:14 (NKJV)

“The trees of the Lord are full of sap, the cedars of Lebanon which He planted, where the birds make their nests; the stork has her home in the fir trees.”

- Psalms 104:16-17 (NKJV)

“He sends the springs into the valleys; they flow among the hills. They give drink to every beast of the field; the wild donkeys quench their thirst.”

- Psalms 104:10-11 (NKJV)


“Are not five sparrows sold for two copper coins? And not one of them is forgotten before God.”

- Luke 12:6 (NKJV)

“The young lions roar after their prey, and seek their food from God.”

- Psalms 104:21 (NKJV)

“Who provides food for the raven, when its young ones cry to God, and wander about for lack of food?”

- Job 38:41 (NKJV)

“He gives to the beast its food, and to the young ravens that cry.”

- Psalms 147:9 (NKJV)

Seasons and Time in God's Creation

“While the earth remains, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, winter and summer, and day and night shall not cease.”

- Genesis 8:22 (NKJV)

“To everything there is a season, a time for every purpose under heaven.”

- Ecclesiastes 3:1 (NKJV)

“He made the moon for the seasons; the sun knows its going down.”

- Psalms 104:19 (NKJV)

“He gives rain on the earth, and sends waters on the fields.”

- Job 5:10 (NKJV)

“As long as the earth endures, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night, will never cease.”

- Genesis 8:22 (NKJV)

“You have made summer and winter.”

- Psalms 74:17 (NKJV)

“The day is Yours, the night also is Yours; You have prepared the light and the sun.”

- Psalms 74:16 (NKJV)

The Reflective Nature of Water in Scripture

“He leads me beside the still waters. He restores my soul; He leads me in the paths of righteousness for His name’s sake.”

- Psalms 23:2-3 (NKJV)

“But whoever drinks of the water that I shall give him will never thirst. But the water that I shall give him will become in him a fountain of water springing up into everlasting life.”

- John 4:14 (NKJV)

“The rivers of water He turns away into a wilderness, and the watersprings into dry ground; a fruitful land into barrenness, for the wickedness of those who dwell in it.”

- Psalms 107:33-34 (NKJV)

“He sends the rain on the just and on the unjust.”

- Matthew 5:45 (NKJV)

“He turns a wilderness into pools of water, and dry land into watersprings.”

- Psalms 107:35 (NKJV)

“But one and the same Spirit works all these things, distributing to each one individually as He wills. For as the body is one and has many members, but all the members of that one body, being many, are one body, so also is Christ. For by one Spirit we were all baptized into one body—whether Jews or Greeks, whether slaves or free—and have all been made to drink into one Spirit.”

- 1 Corinthians 12:11-13 (NKJV)

“And he showed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding from the throne of God and of the Lamb.”

- Revelation 22:1 (NKJV)

The Beauty and Fragility of Flowers in Scripture

“The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God stands forever.”

- Isaiah 40:8 (NKJV)

“He comes forth like a flower and fades away; He flees like a shadow and does not continue.”

- Job 14:2 (NKJV)

“And why do you worry about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin.”

- Matthew 6:28 (NKJV)

“As a lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.”

- Song of Solomon 2:2 (NKJV)

“I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys.”

- Song of Solomon 2:1 (NKJV)

“For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withers, and its flower falls away.”

- 1 Peter 1:24 (NKJV)

“Let my beloved come to his garden and eat its pleasant fruits.”

- Song of Solomon 4:16 (NKJV)

The Splendor of Trees and Forests in Scripture

“The trees of the Lord are full of sap, the cedars of Lebanon which He planted.”

- Psalms 104:16 (NKJV)

“They will still bear fruit in old age, they will stay fresh and green.”

- Psalms 92:14 (NKJV)

“For you shall go out with joy, and be led out with peace; the mountains and the hills shall break forth into singing before you, and all the trees of the field shall clap their hands.”

- Isaiah 55:12 (NKJV)

“Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, and whose hope is the Lord. For he shall be like a tree planted by the waters, which spreads out its roots by the river, and will not fear when heat comes; but its leaf will be green, and will not be anxious in the year of drought, nor will cease from yielding fruit.”

- Jeremiah 17:7-8 (NKJV)

“The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and he who wins souls is wise.”

- Proverbs 11:30 (NKJV)

“Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but when the desire comes, it is a tree of life.”

- Proverbs 13:12 (NKJV)

“The trees of the field shall yield their fruit, and the earth shall yield her increase. They shall be safe in their land; and they shall know that I am the Lord, when I break the bands of their yoke and deliver them from the hand of those who enslaved them.”

- Ezekiel 34:27 (NKJV)

The Majesty of Mountains in Scripture

“The mountains skipped like rams, the little hills like lambs.”

- Psalms 114:4 (NKJV)

“Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever You had formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, You are God.”

- Psalms 90:2 (NKJV)

“For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse.”

- Romans 1:20 (NKJV)

“I lift up my eyes to the hills—from whence comes my help? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.”

- Psalms 121:1-2 (NKJV)

“Who touches the mountains, and they smoke.”

- Psalms 104:32 (NKJV)

“The mountains melt like wax at the presence of the Lord, at the presence of the Lord of the whole earth.”

- Psalms 97:5 (NKJV)

“Then the earth shook and trembled; the foundations of the hills also quaked and were shaken, because He was angry.”

- Psalms 18:7 (NKJV)

The Richness of the Earth and Soil in Scripture

“You visit the earth and water it, You greatly enrich it; the river of God is full of water; You provide their grain, for so You have prepared it.”

- Psalms 65:9 (NKJV)

“He turns a wilderness into pools of water, and dry land into watersprings. There He makes the hungry dwell, that they may establish a city for a dwelling place, and sow fields and plant vineyards, that they may yield a fruitful harvest.”

- Psalms 107:35-37 (NKJV)

“But those who seek the Lord shall not lack any good thing.”

- Psalms 34:10 (NKJV)

“The Lord will open to you His good treasure, the heavens, to give the rain to your land in its season, and to bless all the work of your hand. You shall lend to many nations, but you shall not borrow.”

- Deuteronomy 28:12 (NKJV)


“If you walk in My statutes and keep My commandments, and perform them, then I will give you rain in its season, the land shall yield its produce, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.”

- Leviticus 26:3-4 (NKJV)

“Blessed are you, O land, when your king is the son of nobles, and your princes feast at the proper time—for strength and not for drunkenness!”

- Ecclesiastes 10:17 (NKJV)

“You crown the year with Your goodness, and Your paths drip with abundance.”

- Psalms 65:11 (NKJV)

Christian Quotes

“God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees and flowers and clouds and stars.”

- Martin Luther

“Nature is but a name for an effect, whose cause is God.”

- William Cowper

“The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.”

- Anne Frank

“Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.”

- Buddha

“All nature is but art unknown to thee; all chance, direction, which thou canst not see; all discord, harmony not understood; all partial evil, universal good: and, spite of pride, in erring reason’s spite, one truth is clear, whatever is, is right.”

- Alexander Pope

“Nature never did betray the heart that loved her.”

- William Wordsworth

“Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature.”

- Gerard De Nerval


Nature's profound beauty and intricacy is a testament to God’s magnificent creation, constantly reminding him of His presence and love. The Bible is rich with verses that draw parallels between nature and spiritual truths, helping believers to understand and appreciate the divine connection between the Creator and His creation. These scriptures encourage us to reflect, find solace, and draw closer to God through the beauty that surrounds us daily.

Through these verses and reflections, we are reminded to look beyond the surface, to seek spiritual significance in the natural world, and to find God’s fingerprints in every aspect of creation. Nature serves not only as a source of beauty and inspiration but also as a silent preacher, teaching us about the greatness and love of our Creator.

“The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shows His handiwork.”

- Psalms 19:1 (NKJV)

“For You have been a shelter for me, a strong tower from the enemy. I will abide in Your tabernacle forever; I will trust in the shelter of Your wings. Selah”

- Psalms 61:3-4 (NKJV)

“But ask the beasts, and they will teach you; and the birds of the air, and they will tell you; or speak to the earth, and it will teach you; and the fish of the sea will explain to you. Who among all these does not know that the hand of the Lord has done this, in whose hand is the life of every living thing, and the breath of all mankind?”

- Job 12:7-10 (NKJV)

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Written By:

Shaun Connell

Shaun Connell is a passionate Christian businessman and investor who lives in Texas. Shaun is a Reformed Baptist who believes that the Word of God should be used in every area of life.

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