25 Bible Verses About Purpose (NIV)

Bible Verses About

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

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Bible Verses About Purpose

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Jeremiah 29:11

11 For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.

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118

Matthew 28:18-20

18 Then Jesus came to them and said, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age."

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109

Romans 8:28

28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

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90

Ecclesiastes 12:13-14

13 Now all has been heard; here is the conclusion of the matter: Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole duty of man. 14 For God will bring every deed into judgment, including every hidden thing, whether it is good or evil.

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81

Proverbs 16:4

4 The LORD works out everything for his own ends- even the wicked for a day of disaster.

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72

Ephesians 2:10

10 For we are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.

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65

1 Peter 2:9

9 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.

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62

Psalm 138:8

8 The LORD will fulfill his purpose for me; your love, O LORD, endures forever- do not abandon the works of your hands.

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46

Colossians 1:16

16 For by him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things were created by him and for him.

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34

Isaiah 55:11

11 so is my word that goes out from my mouth: It will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which I sent it.

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34

Ecclesiastes 3:1

1 There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven:

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31

Proverbs 19:21

21 Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the LORD's purpose that prevails.

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26

Job 42:2

2 "I know that you can do all things; no plan of yours can be thwarted.

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25

1 Corinthians 6:19-20

19 Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; 20 you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your body.

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25

Isaiah 46:10

10 I make known the end from the beginning, from ancient times, what is still to come. I say: My purpose will stand, and I will do all that I please.

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25

2 Timothy 1:9

9 who has saved us and called us to a holy life--not because of anything we have done but because of his own purpose and grace. This grace was given us in Christ Jesus before the beginning of time,

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23

Ephesians 1:11

11 In him we were also chosen, having been predestined according to the plan of him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose of his will,

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23

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.

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21

1 Corinthians 10:31

31 So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.

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21

Romans 11:36

36 For from him and through him and to him are all things. To him be the glory forever! Amen.

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21

Romans 12:2

2 Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is--his good, pleasing and perfect will.

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20

Exodus 9:16

16 But I have raised you up for this very purpose, that I might show you my power and that my name might be proclaimed in all the earth.

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19

Ecclesiastes 12:13

13 Now all has been heard; here is the conclusion of the matter: Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole duty of man.

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18

Matthew 28:19-20

19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age."

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18

Isaiah 43:7

7 everyone who is called by my name, whom I created for my glory, whom I formed and made."

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