25 Bible Verses About Rest (NIV)

Bible Verses About

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

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Bible Verses About Rest

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Matthew 11:28-30

28 "Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 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. 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is light."

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Mark 6:31

31 Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, "Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest."

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Psalm 127:2

2 In vain you rise early and stay up late, toiling for food to eat- for he grants sleep to those he loves.

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775

Exodus 33:14

14 The LORD replied, "My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest."

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712

Psalm 4:8

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

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Psalm 37:7

7 Be still before the LORD and wait patiently for him; do not fret when men succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes.

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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."

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Philippians 4:6-7

6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. 7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

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461

Genesis 2:2-3

2 By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work. 3 And God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it he rested from all the work of creating that he had done.

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427

Exodus 20:8-11

8 "Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy. 9 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, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your manservant or maidservant, nor your animals, nor the alien within your gates. 11 For in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, the sea, and all that is in them, but he rested on the seventh day. Therefore the LORD blessed the Sabbath day and made it holy.

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404

Isaiah 30:15

15 This is what the Sovereign LORD, the Holy One of Israel, says: "In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength, but you would have none of it.

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398

Hebrews 4:9-10

9 There remains, then, a Sabbath-rest for the people of God; 10 for anyone who enters God's rest also rests from his own work, just as God did from his.

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Hebrews 4:9-11

9 There remains, then, a Sabbath-rest for the people of God; 10 for anyone who enters God's rest also rests from his own work, just as God did from his. 11 Let us, therefore, make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will fall by following their example of disobedience.

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395

Jeremiah 6:16

16 This is what the LORD says: "Stand at the crossroads and look; ask for the ancient paths, ask where the good way is, and walk in it, and you will find rest for your souls. But you said, 'We will not walk in it.'

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Exodus 23:12

12 "Six days do your work, but on the seventh day do not work, so that your ox and your donkey may rest and the slave born in your household, and the alien as well, may be refreshed.

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Matthew 11:28

28 "Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

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Exodus 34:21

21 "Six days you shall labor, but on the seventh day you shall rest; even during the plowing season and harvest you must rest.

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Proverbs 3:24

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

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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.

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345

Mark 2:27

27 Then he said to them, "The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath.

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343

Genesis 2:3

3 And God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it he rested from all the work of creating that he had done.

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340

John 14:27

27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.

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336

Psalm 62:1

1 My soul finds rest in God alone; my salvation comes from him.

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Psalm 55:6

6 I said, "Oh, that I had the wings of a dove! I would fly away and be at rest-

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312

Isaiah 40:28-31

28 Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. 29 He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. 30 Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; 31 but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

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