As people who are trying to live our lives with faith, it is important to understand the Bible verses that touch upon faith. Faith will help us stay focused on God, even when life gets challenging. Here are some Bible verses about faith that you might find helpful:
A lot of people can’t find a reason for believing in God today because the world feels chaotic and out of control.
Bible Verses About Faith
Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.
Because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.
Jesus answered and said to them, Truly I say to you, If you have faith, and doubt not, you shall not only do this which is done to the fig tree, but also if you shall say to this mountain, Be you removed, and be you cast into the sea; it shall be done.
Matthew 21:21 KJV
And He said to the woman, “Your faith has saved you; go in peace.
Luke 7:50 NASB
So faith comes from hearing, that is, hearing the Good News about Christ.
Romans 10:17 NLT
“‘If you can’?” said Jesus. “Everything is possible for one who believes.”
Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.
I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love.
For we live by faith, not by sight.
2 Corinthians 5:7
For everyone born of God overcomes the world. This is the victory that has overcome the world, even our faith.
1 John 5:4
Bible Verses About Faith In Hard Times
And the Lord said, If you had faith as a grain of mustard seed, you might say to this sycamine tree, Be you plucked up by the root, and be you planted in the sea; and it should obey you.
Luke 17:6 KJV
Above all, taking the shield of faith, with which you shall be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked.
Ephesians 6:16 KJV
Immediately Jesus reached out his hand and caught him. “You of little faith,” he said, “why did you doubt?”
Matthew 14:31 NIV
If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.
Accept the one whose faith is weak, without quarreling over disputable matters.
constantly bearing in mind your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ in the presence of our God and Father,
1 Thessalonians 1:3 NASB
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
And if Christ has not been raised, our preaching is useless and so is your faith. More than that, we are then found to be false witnesses about God, for we have testified about God that he raised Christ from the dead. But he did not raise him if in fact the dead are not raised. For if the dead are not raised, then Christ has not been raised either. And if Christ has not been raised, your faith is futile; you are still in your sins.
1 Corinthians 15:14-17 NIV
Bible Verses About Faith In God
I pray that the sharing of your faith may become effective for the full knowledge of every good thing that is in us for the sake of Christ.
Philemon 1:6 ESV
He replied, “Because you have so little faith. I tell you the truth, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there’ and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you.”
Matthew 17:20 NIV
Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.
Hebrews 11:1 NASB
Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.”
And behold, some people brought to him a paralytic, lying on a bed. And when Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, “Take heart, my son; your sins are forgiven.”
Matthew 9:2 ESV
But when you ask, you must believe and not doubt, because the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, blown and tossed by the wind.
But let him ask in faith, nothing wavering. For he that wavers is like a wave of the sea driven with the wind and tossed.
James 1:6 KJV
Bible Verses About Love
Then Jesus said, “Did I not tell you that if you believe, you will see the glory of God?”
These trials will show that your faith is genuine. It is being tested as fire tests and purifies gold—though your faith is far more precious than mere gold. So when your faith remains strong through many trials, it will bring you much praise and glory and honor on the day when Jesus Christ is revealed to the whole world.
1 Peter 1:7 NLT
What does it profit, my brothers, though a man say he has faith, and have not works? can faith save him?
James 2:14 KJV
In hope of eternal life, which God, who never lies, promised before the ages began
Titus 1:2 ESV
[Resting] in the hope of eternal life, [life] which the ever truthful God Who cannot deceive promised before the world or the ages of time began.
1 Peter 1:5 AMP
Then Jesus answered, “Woman, you have great faith! Your request is granted.” And her daughter was healed from that very hour.
Matthew 15:28 NIV
Who by him do believe in God, that raised him up from the dead, and gave him glory; that your faith and hope might be in God.
1 Peter 1:21 KJV
for we walk by faith, not by sight.
2 Corinthians 5:7 ESV
Short Bible Verses About Faith
Be on the alert, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.
1 Corinthians 16:13 NASB
The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!”
But you, man of God, flee from all this, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness.
1 Timothy 6:11 NIV
Therefore, brothers, in all our distress and persecution we were encouraged about you because of your faith.
1 Thessalonians 3:7 NIV
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
Consequently, faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word about Christ.
In my distress I called to the LORD, and he answered me.
Whoever believes in me, as Scripture has said, rivers of living water will flow from within them.
Jesus looked at them and said, ‘With man it is impossible, but not with God. For all things are possible with God.”
Surely there is a future, and your hope will not be cut off.
I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith;
2 Timothy 4:7 NASB
For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith–and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God–
Ephesians 2:8 NIV
I have chosen the way of faithfulness; I have set my heart on your laws.
Bible Verses About Faith & Trust
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you have eternal life.
1 John 5:13
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.
We do this by keeping our eyes on Jesus, the champion who initiates and perfects our faith. Because of the joy awaiting him, he endured the cross, disregarding its shame. Now he is seated in the place of honor beside God’s throne”
Hebrews 12:2 NLT
But that does not mean we want to dominate you by telling you how to put your faith into practice. We want to work together with you so you will be full of joy, for it is by your own faith that you stand firm.
2 Corinthians 1:24 NLT
I came to you in weakness with great fear and trembling. My message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit’s power, so that your faith might not rest on human wisdom, but on God’s power.
1 Corinthians 2:3-5
He replied, “Because you have so little faith. Truly I tell you, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you.”
Bible Verses About Faith & Courage
Immediately the boy’s father exclaimed, “I do believe; help me overcome my unbelief!”
Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.
1 Timothy 4:12
Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.
Fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith. For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned.
Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
We ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters, and rightly so, because your faith is growing more and more, and the love all of you have for one another is increasing.
2 Thessalonians 1:3
when troubles of any kind come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow. So let it grow, for when your endurance is fully developed, you will be perfect and complete, needing nothing.