Scriptures on Anxiety

Scriptures on Anxiety

We worry and are anxious about many things today. God wants us to know that He is with us, and will help us through whatever we are facing.

Scriptures on Anxiety

If you want to know what Scripture says about anxiety and worry, here are some good Bible verses to get you started. Do you know of others? Leave them in the comment section below.

Isaiah 43:1-3

But now, thus says the LORD, who created you, O Jacob, And He who formed you, O Israel: “Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by your name; You are Mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through the rivers, they shall not overflow you. When you walk through the fire, you shall not be burned, Nor shall the flame scorch you. For I am the LORD your God, The Holy One of Israel, your Savior; I gave Egypt for your ransom, Ethiopia and Seba in your place.

Proverbs 12:25

Anxiety in the heart of man causes depression, But a good word makes it glad.

Philippians 4:6-7

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

Psalm 46:1-2

God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, Even though the earth be removed, And though the mountains be carried into the midst of the sea.

Psalm 46:10-11

Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth! The LORD of hosts is with us; The God of Jacob is our refuge.

Psalm 37:1

Do not fret because of evildoers, Nor be envious of the workers of iniquity.

Proverbs 12:25

Anxiety in the heart of man causes depression, But a good word makes it glad.

Matthew 6:25

Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink; nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food and the body more than clothing?

Matthew 6:34

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.

1 Peter 5:6-7

Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you.

Psalm 91:9-11

Because you have made the LORD, who is my refuge, Even the Most High, your dwelling place, No evil shall befall you, Nor shall any plague come near your dwelling; For He shall give His angels charge over you, To keep you in all your ways.


Scriptural Books on Anxiety

Here are some helpful books for learning more about what Scripture teaches on the topic of Anxiety and Worry. Click on a book below to see pricing and reviews.

The Anxiety Cure
Overcoming Fear, Worry, and Anxiety
Anxiety Attacked
Grace for the Afflicted