25 Bible Verses About Happiness (NIV)

Bible Verses About

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

Other Translations

Bible Verses About Happiness

352

Psalm 37:4

4 Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart.

Bible Gateway

185

Ecclesiastes 3:12

12 I know that there is nothing better for men than to be happy and do good while they live.

Bible Gateway

151

Philippians 4:4

4 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!

Bible Gateway

139

Isaiah 12:2

2 Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD, is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation."

Bible Gateway

119

Proverbs 3:13-18

13 Blessed is the man who finds wisdom, the man who gains understanding, 14 for she is more profitable than silver and yields better returns than gold. 15 She is more precious than rubies; nothing you desire can compare with her. 16 Long life is in her right hand; in her left hand are riches and honor. 17 Her ways are pleasant ways, and all her paths are peace. 18 She is a tree of life to those who embrace her; those who lay hold of her will be blessed.

Bible Gateway

112

Proverbs 14:13

13 Even in laughter the heart may ache, and joy may end in grief.

Bible Gateway

90

Isaiah 12:3

3 With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation.

Bible Gateway

89

Philippians 4:7

7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Bible Gateway

76

1 Peter 3:14

14 But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. "Do not fear what they fear; do not be frightened."

Bible Gateway

66

Ecclesiastes 3:13

13 That everyone may eat and drink, and find satisfaction in all his toil-this is the gift of God.

Bible Gateway

66

Psalm 37:3

3 Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture.

Bible Gateway

57

2 Corinthians 12:10

10 That is why, for Christ's sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

Bible Gateway

56

Job 5:17-27

17 "Blessed is the man whom God corrects; so do not despise the discipline of the Almighty. 18 For he wounds, but he also binds up; he injures, but his hands also heal. 19 From six calamities he will rescue you; in seven no harm will befall you. 20 In famine he will ransom you from death, and in battle from the stroke of the sword. 21 You will be protected from the lash of the tongue, and need not fear when destruction comes. 22 You will laugh at destruction and famine, and need not fear the beasts of the earth. 23 For you will have a covenant with the stones of the field, and the wild animals will be at peace with you. 24 You will know that your tent is secure; you will take stock of your property and find nothing missing. 25 You will know that your children will be many, and your descendants like the grass of the earth. 26 You will come to the grave in full vigor, like sheaves gathered in season. 27 "We have examined this, and it is true. So hear it and apply it to yourself."

Bible Gateway

52

Proverbs 16:20

20 Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers, and blessed is he who trusts in the LORD.

Bible Gateway

51

Matthew 5:8

8 Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.

Bible Gateway

50

1 Peter 4:12

12 Dear friends, do not be surprised at the painful trial you are suffering, as though something strange were happening to you.

Bible Gateway

43

Psalm 16:11

11 You have made known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand.

Bible Gateway

42

Romans 5:2

2 through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we rejoice in the hope of the glory of God.

Bible Gateway

42

Proverbs 17:22

22 A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.

Bible Gateway

41

Psalm 40:8

8 I desire to do your will, O my God; your law is within my heart."

Bible Gateway

38

1 Peter 4:13

13 But rejoice that you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed.

Bible Gateway

34

Psalm 144:15

15 Blessed are the people of whom this is true; blessed are the people whose God is the LORD.

Bible Gateway

33

1 John 3:18

18 Dear children, let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth.

Bible Gateway

31

Proverbs 15:13

13 A happy heart makes the face cheerful, but heartache crushes the spirit.

Bible Gateway

30

Ecclesiastes 7:14

14 When times are good, be happy; but when times are bad, consider: God has made the one as well as the other. Therefore, a man cannot discover anything about his future.

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.™