25 Bible Verses About Gentleness (NIV)

Bible Verses About

This is a hand-curated and ranked list of the most relevant Bible verses about Gentleness (NIV). Verses are ranked by number of votes.

Other Translations

Bible Verses About Gentleness

272

Titus 3:2

2 to slander no one, to be peaceable and considerate, and to show true humility toward all men.

Bible Gateway

191

1 Peter 3:15

15 But in your hearts set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect,

Bible Gateway

172

Proverbs 15:1

1 A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.

Bible Gateway

153

Psalm 18:35

35 You give me your shield of victory, and your right hand sustains me; you stoop down to make me great.

Bible Gateway

136

2 Timothy 2:24-26

24 And the Lord's servant must not quarrel; instead, he must be kind to everyone, able to teach, not resentful. 25 Those who oppose him he must gently instruct, in the hope that God will grant them repentance leading them to a knowledge of the truth, 26 and that they will come to their senses and escape from the trap of the devil, who has taken them captive to do his will.

Bible Gateway

132

James 3:17

17 But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere.

Bible Gateway

119

Galatians 5:22-23

22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.

Bible Gateway

115

Galatians 6:1

1 Brothers, if someone is caught in a sin, you who are spiritual should restore him gently. But watch yourself, or you also may be tempted.

Bible Gateway

98

Matthew 11:29

29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

Bible Gateway

83

Ephesians 4:2

2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.

Bible Gateway

55

James 1:19-20

19 My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, 20 for man's anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires.

Bible Gateway

55

Galatians 5:22

22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,

Bible Gateway

53

1 Corinthians 13:4-5

4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. 5 It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.

Bible Gateway

53

Philippians 4:5

5 Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near.

Bible Gateway

51

Isaiah 40:11

11 He tends his flock like a shepherd: He gathers the lambs in his arms and carries them close to his heart; he gently leads those that have young.

Bible Gateway

50

2 Samuel 22:36

36 You give me your shield of victory; you stoop down to make me great.

Bible Gateway

49

Galatians 5:23

23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.

Bible Gateway

48

2 Corinthians 10:1

1 By the meekness and gentleness of Christ, I appeal to you--I, Paul, who am "timid" when face to face with you, but "bold" when away!

Bible Gateway

45

Colossians 3:12

12 Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.

Bible Gateway

43

Proverbs 15:4

4 The tongue that brings healing is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit.

Bible Gateway

41

1 Timothy 6:11

11 But you, man of God, flee from all this, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness.

Bible Gateway

41

1 Thessalonians 2:7

7 As apostles of Christ we could have been a burden to you, but we were gentle among you, like a mother caring for her little children.

Bible Gateway

36

Colossians 3:12-15

12 Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. 13 Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. 14 And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity. 15 Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.

Bible Gateway

30

Micah 6:8

8 He has showed you, O man, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.

Bible Gateway

24

Proverbs 25:15

15 Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a gentle tongue can break a bone.

Bible Gateway

Scriptures taken from the Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.™ Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved worldwide. www.zondervan.com The “NIV” and “New International Version” are trademarks registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by Biblica, Inc.™

Hi! Would you consider subscribing to my YouTube channel TreasureChrist? But only if you like the videos :). TreasureChrist