25 Bible Verses About Purpose (ESV)
This is a hand-curated and ranked list of the most relevant Bible verses about Purpose (ESV). Verses are ranked by number of votes.
Bible Verses About Purpose
11 For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
18 And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19 Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”
28 And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
13 The end of the matter; all has been heard. Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole duty of man. 14 For God will bring every deed into judgment, with every secret thing, whether good or evil.
4 The LORD has made everything for its purpose,
even the wicked for the day of trouble.
10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.
1 Peter 2:9
9 But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.
8 The LORD will fulfill his purpose for me;
your steadfast love, O LORD, endures forever.
Do not forsake the work of your hands.
16 For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him and for him.
11 so shall my word be that goes out from my mouth;
it shall not return to me empty,
but it shall accomplish that which I purpose,
and shall succeed in the thing for which I sent it.
3:1 For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven:
21 Many are the plans in the mind of a man,
but it is the purpose of the LORD that will stand.
2 “I know that you can do all things,
and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted.
1 Corinthians 6:19-20
19 Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own, 20 for you were bought with a price. So glorify God in your body.
10 declaring the end from the beginning
and from ancient times things not yet done,
saying, ‘My counsel shall stand,
and I will accomplish all my purpose,’
2 Timothy 1:9
9 who saved us and called us to a holy calling, not because of our works but because of his own purpose and grace, which he gave us in Christ Jesus before the ages began,
11 In him we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to the purpose of him who works all things according to the counsel of his will,
8 He has told you, O man, what is good;
and what does the LORD require of you
but to do justice, and to love kindness,
and to walk humbly with your God?
1 Corinthians 10:31
31 So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
36 For from him and through him and to him are all things. To him be glory forever. Amen.
2 Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.
16 But for this purpose I have raised you up, to show you my power, so that my name may be proclaimed in all the earth.
13 The end of the matter; all has been heard. Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole duty of man.
19 Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”
7 everyone who is called by my name,
whom I created for my glory,
whom I formed and made.”