25 Bible Verses About Rest (ESV)

Bible Verses About

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

Other Translations

Bible Verses About Rest

813

Matthew 11:28-30

28 Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.”

Bible Gateway

805

Mark 6:31

31 And he said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a desolate place and rest a while.” For many were coming and going, and they had no leisure even to eat.

Bible Gateway

796

Psalm 127:2

  It is in vain that you rise up early
    and go late to rest,
  eating the bread of anxious toil;
    for he gives to his beloved sleep.

Bible Gateway

775

Exodus 33:14

14 And he said, “My presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.”

Bible Gateway

712

Psalm 4:8

  In peace I will both lie down and sleep;
    for you alone, O LORD, make me dwell in safety.

Bible Gateway

558

Psalm 37:7

  Be still before the LORD and wait patiently for him;
    fret not yourself over the one who prospers in his way,
    over the man who carries out evil devices!

Bible Gateway

528

Psalm 46:10

10   “Be still, and know that I am God.
    I will be exalted among the nations,
    I will be exalted in the earth!”

Bible Gateway

489

Philippians 4:6-7

do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Bible Gateway

461

Genesis 2:2-3

And on the seventh day God finished his work that he had done, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work that he had done. So God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it God rested from all his work that he had done in creation.

Bible Gateway

427

Exodus 20:8-11

“Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy. Six days you shall labor, and do all your work, 10 but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, you, or your son, or your daughter, your male servant, or your female servant, or your livestock, or the sojourner who is within your gates. 11 For in six days the LORD made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested on the seventh day. Therefore the LORD blessed the Sabbath day and made it holy.

Bible Gateway

404

Isaiah 30:15

15   For thus said the Lord GOD, the Holy One of Israel,
  “In returning and rest you shall be saved;
    in quietness and in trust shall be your strength.”
  But you were unwilling,


Bible Gateway

398

Hebrews 4:9-10

So then, there remains a Sabbath rest for the people of God, 10 for whoever has entered God’s rest has also rested from his works as God did from his.

Bible Gateway

397

Hebrews 4:9-11

So then, there remains a Sabbath rest for the people of God, 10 for whoever has entered God’s rest has also rested from his works as God did from his.

11 Let us therefore strive to enter that rest, so that no one may fall by the same sort of disobedience.

Bible Gateway

395

Jeremiah 6:16

16   Thus says the LORD:
  “Stand by the roads, and look,
    and ask for the ancient paths,
  where the good way is; and walk in it,
    and find rest for your souls.
  But they said, ‘We will not walk in it.’

Bible Gateway

384

Exodus 23:12

12 “Six days you shall do your work, but on the seventh day you shall rest; that your ox and your donkey may have rest, and the son of your servant woman, and the alien, may be refreshed.

Bible Gateway

372

Matthew 11:28

28 Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

Bible Gateway

366

Exodus 34:21

21 “Six days you shall work, but on the seventh day you shall rest. In plowing time and in harvest you shall rest.

Bible Gateway

359

Proverbs 3:24

24   If you lie down, you will not be afraid;
    when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.

Bible Gateway

349

Matthew 11:29

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

Bible Gateway

345

Mark 2:27

27 And he said to them, “The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath.

Bible Gateway

343

Genesis 2:3

So God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it God rested from all his work that he had done in creation.

Bible Gateway

340

John 14:27

27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.

Bible Gateway

336

Psalm 62:1

To the choirmaster: according to Jeduthun. A Psalm of David.

62:1   For God alone my soul waits in silence;
    from him comes my salvation.

Bible Gateway

315

Psalm 55:6

  And I say, “Oh, that I had wings like a dove!
    I would fly away and be at rest;

Bible Gateway

312

Isaiah 40:28-31

28   Have you not known? Have you not heard?
  The LORD is the everlasting God,
    the Creator of the ends of the earth.
  He does not faint or grow weary;
    his understanding is unsearchable.
29   He gives power to the faint,
    and to him who has no might he increases strength.
30   Even youths shall faint and be weary,
    and young men shall fall exhausted;
31   but they who wait for the LORD shall renew their strength;
    they shall mount up with wings like eagles;
  they shall run and not be weary;
    they shall walk and not faint.

Bible Gateway