Scriptures on Hope
If you want to know what Scripture says about hope, here are some good Bible verses to get you started. If the Scripture reference is in blue, this means we have written a blog post about it. Click on the Scripture reference to learn more about what that verse teaches us about hope.
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For the needy shall not always be forgotten; The expectation of the poor shall not perish forever.
Behold, the eye of the LORD is on those who fear Him, On those who hope in His mercy.
Let Your mercy, O LORD, be upon us, Just as we hope in You.
And now, Lord, what do I wait for? My hope is in You.
For You are my hope, O Lord GOD; You are my trust from my youth.
That they may set their hope in God, And not forget the works of God, But keep His commandments.
Those who fear You will be glad when they see me, Because I have hoped in Your word.
My soul faints for Your salvation, But I hope in Your word.
Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, Whose hope is in the LORD his God.
For Sheol cannot thank You, Death cannot praise You; Those who go down to the pit cannot hope for Your truth.
Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD, And whose hope is the LORD.
This I recall to my mind, Therefore I have hope.
It is good that one should hope and wait quietly For the salvation of the LORD.
The LORD also will roar from Zion, And utter His voice from Jerusalem; The heavens and earth will shake; But the LORD will be a shelter for His people, And the strength of the children of Israel
Return to the stronghold, You prisoners of hope. Even today I declare That I will restore double to you.
Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
For we were saved in this hope, but hope that is seen is not hope; for why does one still hope for what he sees? But if we hope for what we do not see, we eagerly wait for it with perseverance
1 Peter 1:13
Therefore gird up the loins of your mind, be sober, and rest your hope fully upon the grace that is to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ;
Scriptural Books on Hope
Here are some helpful books for learning more about what Scripture teaches on the topic of hope. Click on a book below to see pricing and reviews.