Biblical Promises

Listing every single promise God made in the Bible in one comprehensive list is a monumental task due to the vast number of promises that span both the Old and New Testaments. This list aims to cover as many promises as possible, though it may not be exhaustive.

God’s Promises in the Bible

New Testament Promises

Promises of Salvation and Eternal Life

  • Promise of Salvation through Jesus:

    John 3:16: “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son.”

    Romans 10:9: “If you declare with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord,’ and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.”

  • Promise of Forgiveness:

    1 John 1:9: “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins.”

    Acts 2:38: “Repent and be baptized… for the forgiveness of your sins.”

  • Promise of Eternal Life:

    John 11:25-26: “The one who believes in me will live, even though they die.”

    1 John 2:25: “And this is what he promised us—eternal life.”

Promises of the Holy Spirit

  • Promise of the Holy Spirit:

    John 14:16-17: “He will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever.”

    Acts 1:8: “You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you.”

Promises of Peace, Rest, and Comfort

  • Promise of Peace:

    John 14:27: “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you.”

    Philippians 4:7: “And the peace of God… will guard your hearts and your minds.”

  • Promise of Rest:

    Matthew 11:28-30: “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.”

Promises of Provision and Prosperity

  • Promise of Provision:

    Philippians 4:19: “And my God will meet all your needs.”

    Matthew 6:31-33: “Seek first his kingdom… and all these things will be given to you.”

Promises of Guidance and Wisdom

  • Promise of Guidance:

    Proverbs 3:5-6: “Trust in the Lord with all your heart… and he will make your paths straight.”

    Psalm 32:8: “I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go.”

  • Promise of Wisdom:

    James 1:5: “If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God… and it will be given to you.”

Promises of Strength and Help

  • Promise of Strength:

    Isaiah 40:29-31: Strength to the weary and power to the weak.

    Philippians 4:13: “I can do all this through him who gives me strength.”

  • Promise of Help and Protection:

    Psalm 46:1: “God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.”

    Psalm 121:7-8: Protection from all harm.

Promises of Healing and Renewal

  • Promise of Healing:

    Isaiah 53:5: “By his wounds we are healed.”

    James 5:14-15: “And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well.”

  • Promise of Renewal:

    2 Corinthians 4:16: “Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day.”

Promises of Victory and Triumph

  • Promise of Victory:

    1 Corinthians 15:57: “But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”

    Romans 8:37: “No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.”

Promises of Eternal Life and Future Hope

  • Promise of Eternal Life:

    John 11:25-26: “The one who believes in me will live, even though they die.”

    1 John 2:25: “And this is what he promised us—eternal life.”

  • Promise of Future Glory:

    Romans 8:18: “Our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.”

    Revelation 21:4: “He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death.”

General Blessings

  • Blessings for Obedience:

    Deuteronomy 28:1-14: Numerous blessings for obeying God’s commands.

    Malachi 3:10: Promise of abundant blessings for faithful tithing.

  • God’s Faithfulness:

    Lamentations 3:22-23: “Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.”

Specific New Testament Promises to Believers

  • Promise of Adoption as Children of God:

    Romans 8:15: “The Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship.”

    Galatians 4:5-7: “That we might receive adoption to sonship.”

  • Promise of the Second Coming:

    John 14:3: “If I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me.”

    Acts 1:11: “This same Jesus… will come back in the same way you have seen him go into heaven.”

This comprehensive list covers many of the key promises in the New Testament. While it may not include every single promise, it provides a thorough overview of God’s assurances and commitments to humanity and the importance of Living Life with His Vision.