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Samoa encompasses a large range of groups, but 98% of their population is Christian. As a religiously free nation, much of their traditional religion is incorporated with their social structure in society. Here is a listing of good Samoan Bible verses to reflect on.

“A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.” | Proverbs 18:24 

“Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, that he will also reap.For he who sows to his flesh will of the flesh reap corruption, but he who sows to the Spirit will of the Spirit reap everlasting life.” | Galatians 6:7-8

“Do not set aside the grace of God, for if righteousness could be gained through the law, Christ died for nothing!” | Galatians 2:21

“Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.” | Philippians 4:8 

“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him ” | John 3:16-17

“For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord” | Romans 6:23

“God’s love towards us, His estranged creation, is graphically depicted in the sacrifice He made on our behalf. “Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends” | John 15:13

“Jesus answered, ‘I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me” | John 14:6

“So I looked, and behold, a pale horse. And the name of him who sat on it was Death, and Hades followed with him. And power was given to them over a fourth of the earth, to kill with sword, with hunger, with death, and by the beasts of the earth.” | Revelation 6:8

“This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him. This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins.” | 1 John 4:9-10

“Trust in the lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding, in all your ways acknowledge him and he will direct your path. ” | Faataoto 3: 5,6

“You can “use an abundance of soap, the stain of your guilt is still before Me…” ” | Jeremiah 2:22

To add some comfort to your day, here is a collection of positive, encouraging, and inspirational passages from the Bible. These will help you reach your goals for the day while offering some inner peace.

The story of Jesus Christ’s birth is told in the book of Matthew. Christmas is the Christian Holy Day where the birth of Jesus is marked and celebrated. Here is a look at some of the best nativity story Bible verses that focus on the coming of Christ.

“And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and worshipped him: and when they had opened their treasures, they presented unto him gifts; gold, and frankincense, and myrrh.” | Matthew 2:11 

“And she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in swaddling cloths and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn.” | Luke 2:7

“Behold, the days are coming, declares the LORD, when I will raise up for David a righteous Branch, and he shall reign as king and deal wisely, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the land.” | Jeremiah 23:5 

“Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel (which means, God with us).” | Matthew 1:23

“But when the fullness of time had come, God sent forth his Son, born  of woman, born under the law,” | Galatians 4:4

“But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah, who are too little to be among the clans of Judah, from you shall come forth for me one who is to be ruler in Israel,    whose coming forth is from of old, from ancient days.” | Micah 5:2  

“Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy;” | 1 Timothy 6:17 

“Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, [so let him give]; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.” | 2 Corinthians 9:7

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” | John 3:16 

“For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.” | Isaiah 9:6 

“I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.” | Acts 20:35

“I will surely bless you [Abraham] and make your descendants as numerous as the stars in the sky and as the sand on the seashore. Your descendants will take possession of the cities of their enemies, and through your offspring all nations on earth will be blessed, because you have obeyed me” | Genesis 22:17-18

“May all kings fall down before him, all nations serve him!” | Psalms 72:11

“And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.” | John 1:14

“Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost.” | Matthew 1:18

“Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion!   Shout aloud, O daughter of Jerusalem!    Behold, your king is coming to you; righteous and having salvation is he,  humble and mounted on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey.” | Zechariah 9:9

“The angel said to her, ‘Do not be afraid, Mary, you have found favor with God.  You will be with child and give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus.  He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High…’  ‘I am the Lord’s servant,’ Mary answered. ‘May it be to me as you have said.’ Then the angel left her” | Luke 1:30-32, 38

“The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned” | Isaiah 9:2

“Then Herod, when he saw that he was mocked of the wise men, was exceeding wroth, and sent forth, and slew all the children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the coasts thereof, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had diligently enquired of the wise men.” | Matthew 2:16

“There shall come forth a shoot from the stump of Jesse, and a branch from his roots shall bear fruit.” | Isaiah 11:1 

“Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign.  Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.” | Isaiah 7:14

“Thus saith the LORD, Learn not the way of the heathen, and be not dismayed at the signs of heaven; for the heathen are dismayed at them. ” | Jeremiah 10:2

“When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, ‘Let’s go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has told us about.’  So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger” | Luke 2:15-16

The following video captures some of the top bible verses or you and your family. These verses will help to life up your spirit and remind you that God’s love is near.

Spiritual healing can strike at any time as God wills it. Many amazing stories have been heard of those deathly sick or ill, being miraculously healed. There is a comfort in knowing that our Father has the ability to take our worries away and cure us from any ails we experience. Here is a look at some of the most comforting Bible verses for the sick that give us an opportunity to reflect up the power of the Gospel.

“And God hath set some in the church, first apostles, secondarily prophets, thirdly teachers, after that miracles, then gifts of healings, helps, governments, diversities of tongues.” | 1 Corinthians 12:28

“And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.” | Revelation 21:4

“And it came to pass, that the father of Publius lay sick of a fever and of a bloody flux: to whom Paul entered in, and prayed, and laid his hands on him, and healed him.” | Acts 28:8

“And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I [am] the LORD that healeth thee.” | Exodus 15:26

“And the Lord will take away from you all sickness, and none of the evil diseases of Egypt, which you knew, will he inflict on you, but he will lay them on all who hate you.” | Deuteronomy 7:15

“And these signs shall follow them that believe; In my name shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues;” | Mark 16:17

“And when he had called unto him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness and all manner of disease.” | Matthew 10:1 

“And when he had called unto him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness and all manner of disease.” | Mark 16:15 

“As a father shows compassion to his children, so the Lord shows compassion to those who fear him. For he knows our frame; he remembers that we are dust.” | Psalm 103:13-14

“But without faith [it is] impossible to please [him]: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and [that] he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.” | Hebrews 11:6

“For I will restore health to you, and your wounds I will heal, declares the Lord, because they have called you an outcast:‘It is Zion, for whom no one cares!’” | Jeremiah 30:17

“He brought them forth also with silver and gold: and there was not one feeble person among their tribes.” | Psalms 105:37

“He sent out his word and healed them, and delivered them from their destruction.” | Psalms 107:20

“Is anyone among you suffering? Let him pray. Is anyone cheerful? Let him sing praise. Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer of faith will save the one who is sick, and the Lord will raise him up. And if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven.  Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.” | James 5:13-16

“Jesus, aware of this, withdrew from there. And many followed him, and he healed them all” | Matthew 12:15

“Long time therefore abode they speaking boldly in the Lord, which gave testimony unto the word of his grace, and granted signs and wonders to be done by their hands.” | Acts 14:3

“Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all.” | Psalms 34:19

“O Lord my God, I cried to you for help, and you have healed me. O Lord, you have brought up my soul from Sheol (the grave).  Weeping may tarry for the night, but joy comes with the morning.” | Psalm 30:2-3, 5

“That word, I say, ye know, which was published throughout all Judaea, and began from Galilee, after the baptism which John preached; 38How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.” | Acts 10:37-38

“The Lord sustains him on his sickbed; in his illness you restore him to full health.” | Psalm 41:3

“The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have [it] more abundantly.” | John 10:10

“Then he called his twelve disciples together, and gave them power and authority over all devils, and to cure diseases.” | Luke 9:1

“Truly, truly, I say to you, you will weep and lament, but the world will rejoice. You will be sorrowful, but your sorrow will turn into joy.  When a woman is giving birth, she has sorrow because her hour has come, but when she has delivered the baby, she no longer remembers the anguish, for joy that a human being has been born into the world.  So also you have sorrow now, but I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you.” | John 16:20-22 

“When he went ashore he saw a great crowd, and he had compassion on them and healed their sick.” | Matthew 14:14

“You shall serve the Lord your God, and he will bless your bread and your water, and I will take sickness away from among you.” | Exodus 23:25

Here is a relaxing collection of healing scriptures compiled below, combined with a powerful melody of music that captures their feel.

The Lord is generous. Hence, why tithing is one item that is mentioned in the Bible. Being generous to others and giving is a part of the Christian faith and practice. Here are some of the best Bible verses on tithing to remind you of what God says about this long standing tradition.

“And all the tithe of the land, [whether] of the seed of the land, [or] of the fruit of the tree, [is] the LORD’S: [it is] holy unto the LORD.” | Leviticus 27:30

“And he sat down opposite the treasury and watched the people putting money into the offering box. Many rich people put in large sums. And a poor widow came and put in two small copper coins, which make a penny. And he called his disciples to him and said to them, “Truly, I say to you, this poor widow has put in more than all those who are contributing to the offering box. For they all contributed out of their abundance, but she out of her poverty has put in everything she had, all she had to live on.”” | Mark 12:41-44

“Bring the full tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. And thereby put me to the test, says the Lord of hosts, if I will not open the windows of heaven for you and pour down for you a blessing until there is no more need.” | Malachi 3:10

“But woe unto you, Pharisees! for ye tithe mint and rue and all manner of herbs, and pass over judgment and the love of God: these ought ye to have done, and not to leave the other undone.” | Luke 11:42

“Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, [so let him give]; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.” | 2 Corinthians 9:7

“Every tithe of the land, whether of the seed of the land or of the fruit of the trees, is the Lord’s; it is holy to the Lord.” | Leviticus 27:30

“Give to the one who asks you, and do not turn away from the one who wants to borrow from you.” | Matthew 5:42

“Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.”” | Luke 6:38

“Honor the Lord with your wealth and with the firstfruits of all your produce;” | Proverbs 3:9

“However, Jesus made it clear that we are obligated to be generous to those in need.” | Matthew 25:31

“If there is a poor man among your brothers in any of the towns of the land that the LORD your God is giving you, do not be hardhearted or tightfisted toward your poor brother. ” | Deuteronomy 15:7

“In all things I have shown you that by working hard in this way we must help the weak and remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he himself said, ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.” | Acts 20:35

“Offer right sacrifices, and put your trust in the Lord.” | Psalm 4:5

“One gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want.” | Proverbs 11:24 

“One who is faithful in a very little is also faithful in much, and one who is dishonest in a very little is also dishonest in much.” | Luke 16:10

“Rather be openhanded and freely lend him whatever he needs. ” | Deuteronomy 15:8

“The earth [is] the LORD’S, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.” | Psalms 24:1

“The point is this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.” | 2 Corinthians 9:6-7

When times get tough, all it takes are some encouraging words to give you faith. Here is a look at some of the best Bible verses on important topics such as love and faith to give you a little comfort.

Much of the scripture and traditional Christianity practices go on to oppose the idea of premarital sex. Is there justification for this common practice? Lets look to the Book to see what Bible verses on premarital sex are written.

“And if a man shall take his sister, his father’s daughter, or his mother’s daughter, and see her nakedness, and she see his nakedness; it [is] a wicked thing; and they shall be cut off in the sight of their people: he hath uncovered his sister’s nakedness; he shall bear his iniquity.” | Leviticus 20:17 

“And it came to pass about three months after, that it was told Judah, saying, Tamar thy daughter in law hath played the harlot; and also, behold, she [is] with child by whoredom. And Judah said, Bring her forth, and let her be burnt. ” | Genesis 38:24

“But I say to the unmarried and to widows that it is good for them if they remain even as I. But if they do not have self-control, let them marry; for it is better to marry than to burn with passion.” | 1 Corinthians 7:8-9

“But that we write unto them, that they abstain from pollutions of idols, and [from] fornication, and [from] things strangled, and [from] blood.” | Acts 15:20

“Even as Sodom and Gomorrha, and the cities about them in like manner, giving themselves over to fornication, and going after strange flesh, are set forth for an example, suffering the vengeance of eternal fire.” | Jude 1:7

“Flee from sexual immorality. All other sins people commit are outside their bodies, but those who sin sexually sin against their own bodies. Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies.” | 1 Corinthians 6:18-20

“For this is the will of God, your sanctification; that is, that you abstain from sexual immorality;” | 1 Thessalonians 4:3

“I say therefore to the unmarried and widows, It is good for them if they abide even as I. ” | 1 Corinthians 7:8

“If a man also lie with mankind, as he lieth with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination: they shall surely be put to death; their blood [shall be] upon them.” | Leviticus 20:13 

“If a man be found lying with a woman married to an husband, then they shall both of them die, [both] the man that lay with the woman, and the woman: so shalt thou put away evil from Israel.” | Deuteronomy 22:22

“If a man finds a girl who is a virgin, who is not engaged, and seizes her and lies with her and they are discovered, then the man who lay with her shall give to the girl’s father fifty shekels of silver, and she shall become his wife because he has violated her; he cannot divorce her all his days.” | Deuteronomy 22:28-29

“It is God’s will that you should be sanctified: that you should avoid sexual immorality; that each of you should learn to control your own body in a way that is holy and honorable, not in passionate lust like the pagans, who do not know God;” | 1 Thessalonians 4:3-5

“It is reported commonly [that there is] fornication among you, and such fornication as is not so much as named among the Gentiles, that one should have his father’s wife.” | 1 Corinthians 5:1 

“It is what comes out of a person that defiles. For it is from within, from the human heart, that evil intentions come: fornication, theft, murder, adultery, avarice, wickedness, deceit, licentiousness, envy, slander, pride, folly. All these evil things come from within, and they defile a person.” | Mark 7:20-23

“Marriage [is] honourable in all, and the bed undefiled: but whoremongers and adulterers God will judge.” | Hebrews 13:4

“Nevertheless, [to avoid] fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.” | 1 Corinthians 7:2

“Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost. ” | Matthew 1:18

“The acts of the sinful nature are obvious: sexual immorality, impurity and debauchery; idolatry and witchcraft; hatred, discord, jealousy, fits of rage, selfish ambition, dissensions, factions and envy; drunkenness, orgies, and the like. I warn you, as I did before, that those who live like this will not inherit the kingdom of God.” | Galatians 5:19-21

A powerful prayer is sometimes all that is needed to be healed. Here is a look at some of the best healing verses from the Bible.

Predestination is a biblical teaching that God has from all eternity freely determined what it is that shall come to pass. As mentioned in many parts of the Gospels, predestination reveals God’s great sovereignty and right to do as He so desires. To reaffirm this teaching, here is a look at the best Bible verses on predestination to study.

“According as [Christ] hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love: having predestinated [Greek proorizo, to predetermine, to decide beforehand] us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will…” | Ephesians 1:4-5

“Ah Lord GOD! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and by Your outstretched arm! Nothing is too difficult for You, who shows lovingkindness to thousands, but repays the iniquity of fathers into the bosom of their children after them, O great and mighty God The LORD of hosts is His name; great in counsel and mighty in deed, whose eyes are open to all the ways of the sons of men, giving to everyone according to his ways and according to the fruit of his deeds;” | Jeremiah 32:17-19

“All the inhabitants of the earth are accounted as nothing, But He does according to His will in the host of heaven And among the inhabitants of earth; And no one can ward off His hand Or say to Him, ‘What have You done?'” | Daniel 4:35

“And when the Gentiles heard this, they were glad, and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to eternal life believed.” | Acts 13:48

“Are not two sparrows sold for a cent? And yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from your Father. “But the very hairs of your head are all numbered.” | Matthew 10:29-30

“For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate [to be] conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.” | Romans 8:29

“Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will,” | Ephesians 1:5

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” | Genesis 1:1

“In whom also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestinated according to the purpose of him who worketh all things after the counsel of his own will” | Ephesians 1:11

“It is I who made the earth, and created man upon it I stretched out the heavens with My hands And I ordained all their host. “I have aroused him in righteousness And I will make all his ways smooth; He will build My city and will let My exiles go free, Without any payment or reward,” says the LORD of hosts.” | Isaiah 45:12-13

“Let the nations be glad and sing for joy; For You will judge the peoples with uprightness And guide the nations on the earth. Selah.” | Psalm 67:4

“Listen to Me, O Jacob, even Israel whom I called; I am He, I am the first, I am also the last. “Surely My hand founded the earth, And My right hand spread out the heavens; When I call to them, they stand together. “Assemble, all of you, and listen! Who among them has declared these things? The LORD loves him; he will carry out His good pleasure on Babylon, And His arm will be against the Chaldeans.” | Isaiah 48:12-14

“No man can come to me, except the Father which hath sent me draw him: and I will raise him up at the last day.” | John 6:44

“Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise, exalt and honor the King of heaven, for all His works are true and His ways just, and He is able to humble those who walk in pride.” | Daniel 4:37

“The LORD has made everything for its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil.” | Proverbs 16:4

“The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.” | 2 Peter 3:9

“The Rock! His work is perfect, For all His ways are just; A God of faithfulness and without injustice, Righteous and upright is He.” | Deuteronomy 32:4

“Who hath saved us, and called [us] with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began,” | 2 Timothy 1:9

“Who verily was foreordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for you,” | 1 Peter 1:20

“Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and [that] your fruit should remain: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.” | John 15:16

The beautiful world around us serves as a constant reminder to the gift that God gave us. Here is a look at some great scripture related to the healing love and beauty of nature as highlighted in the Gospel.

Making the decision to get married requires commitment from both parties. Before taking the plunge to get engaged, you may want to review the following words of the Gospel to ensure you will go forth and enjoy a healthy, holy marriage. Here are some of the best Bible verses for engaged couples.

“And I say to you: whoever divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, and marries another, commits adultery.” | Matthew 19:9

“Be completely humble and gentle; Be patient, bearing with one another in love. Make every effort to keep the unity of the spirit through the bond of peace.” | Ephesians 4:2-3

“But you say, “Why does he not?” Because the LORD was witness between you and the wife of your youth, to whom you have been faithless, though she is your companion and your wife by covenant. Did he not make them one, with a portion of the Spirit in their union? And what was the one Godseeking? Godly offspring. So guard yourselves in your spirit, and let none of you be faithless to the wife of your youth.” | Malachi 2:14-15

“complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind.” | Philippians 2:2

“Do not say, “I will do to him as he has done to me; I will pay the man back for what he has done.” | Proverbs 24:29

“Enjoy life with the wife whom you love, all the days of your vain life that he has given you under the sun, because that is your portion in life and in your toil at which you toil under the sun. ” | Ecclesiastes 9:9 

“Everyone who divorces his wife and marries another commits adultery, and he who marries a woman divorced from her husband commits adultery.” | Luke 16:18

“Flee from sexual immorality. Every other sin a person commits is outside the body, but the sexually immoral person sins against his own body.” | 1 Corinthians 6:18

“For I know the plans I have for you, ‘Declare The Lord,’ plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” | Jeremiah 29:11

“Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for a sincere brotherly love, love one another earnestly from a pure heart” | 1 Peter 1:22

“Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her,” | Ephesians 5:25

“I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.” | Ephesians 4:1-3

“Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice. Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.” | Ephesians 4:31-32

“Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undefiled, for God will judge the sexually immoral and adulterous.” | Hebrews 13:4

“Likewise, husbands, live with your wives in an understanding way, showing honor to the woman as the weaker vessel, since they are heirs with you of the grace of life, so that your prayers may not be hindered.” | 1 Peter 3:7

“Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience, bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive. And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.” | Colossians 3:12-14

“Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.” So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing that moves on the earth.” | Genesis 1:26-28

“Then the LORD God said, “It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him.” | Genesis 2:18

“Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh’? So they are no longer two but one flesh. What therefore God has joined together, let not man separate.” | Matthew 19:5-6

“Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and hold fast to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh.” This mystery is profound, and I am saying that it refers to Christ and the church.” | Ephesians 5:31-32

“When a man is newly married, he shall not go out with the army or be liable for any other public duty. He shall be free at home one year to be happy with his wife whom he has taken…” | Deuteronomy 24:5

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The right comfort for Christians are primarily gained from scripture. Death is a spiritual event for many. Those that are left behind may feel a sense of loss that can only be comforted by God’s words. Here is a look at some of the best Bible verses for condolences to help you overcome your grief.

“And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be no more pain, for the former things have passed away.” | Revelation 21:4

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.” | Matthew 5:4

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.” | 2 Corinthians 1:3-4

“But we do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, about those who are asleep, that you may not grieve as others do who have no hope. For since we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so, through Jesus, God will bring with him those who have fallen asleep. For this we declare to you by a word from the Lord, that we who are alive, who are left until the coming of the Lord, will not precede those who have fallen asleep. For the Lord himself will descend from heaven with a cry of command, with the voice of an archangel, and with the sound of the trumpet of God. And the dead in Christ will rise first. Then we who are alive, who are left, will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air, and so we will always be with the Lord.” | 1 Thessalonians 4:13-17

“Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” | Matthew 11:28

“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.” | Romans 12:2

“Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand.” | Isaiah 41:10

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; a time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up; a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance; a time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together; a time to embrace, and a time to refrain from embracing; …” | Ecclesiastes 3:1-22 

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.” | John 3:16

“For since we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so, through Jesus, God will bring with him those who have fallen asleep. For this we declare to you by a word from the Lord, that we who are alive, who are left until the coming of the Lord, will not precede those who have fallen asleep. For the Lord himself will descend from heaven with a cry of command, with the voice of an archangel, and with the sound of the trumpet of God. And the dead in Christ will rise first. Then we who are alive, who are left, will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air, and so we will always be with the Lord.” | 1 Thessalonians 4:14-17

“For though I am absent in body, yet I am with you in spirit, rejoicing to see your good order and the firmness of your faith in Christ.” | Colossians 2:5

“From the ends of the earth, I cry to you for help when my heart is overwhelmed.Lead me to the towering rock of safety.” | Psalm 61:2

“God is our refuge and strength, always ready to help in times of trouble.” | Psalm 46:1

“He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.” | Psalm 147:3

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” | 2 Timothy 4:7

“I thank my God in all my remembrance of you,” | Philippians 1:3 

“If the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead is living in you, he who raised Christ from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through his Spirit, who lives in you” | Romans 8:11

“Let not your heart be troubled; you believe in God, believe also in Me. In My Father’s house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.” | John 14:1-2

“Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the LORD delivers him out of them all.” | Psalm 34:19

“My flesh and my heart may fail,but God is the strength of my heart,and my portion for ever.” | Psalm 73:26

“Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” | Hebrews 13:5b

“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. You heard me say to you, ‘I am going away, and I will come to you.’ If you loved me, you would have rejoiced, because I am going to the Father, for the Father is greater than I. And now I have told you before it takes place, so that when it does take place you may believe.” | John 14:27-29

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God.” | 2 Corinthians 1:3-4

“The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed.” | Psalm 34:18

“The righteous man perishes, and no one lays it to heart; devout men are taken away, while no one understands. For the righteous man is taken away from calamity; she enters into peace; they rest tin their beds who walk in their uprightness.” | Isaiah 57:1-2

“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.” | John 10:10

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” | Proverbs 3:5-6

“Who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God. For as we share abundantly in Christ’s sufferings, so through Christ we share abundantly in comfort too. If we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; and if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which you experience when you patiently endure the same sufferings that we suffer.” | 2 Corinthians 1:4-6

The Bible is known for helping to build an individual’s ability to grow their self esteem, self image, and self worth. For the right inspirational verses, check out the following video for some positive messages.

Addiction is not an easy habit to get over. Whether you are suffering from addiction to alcohol, cigarettes, or drugs, these behaviors can make it difficult for the individual to overcome their self destructive behavior. Here is a look at some good Bible verses for alcoholics that may help you understand the trouble with addiction.

“And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit;” | Ephesians 5:18

“Be not among drunkards or among gluttonous eaters of meat,” | Proverbs 23:20 

“But he said to me, ‘Behold, you shall conceive and bear a son. So then drink no wine or strong drink, and eat nothing unclean, for the child shall be a Nazirite to God from the womb to the day of his death.” | Judges 13:7 

“But take care that this right of yours does not somehow become a stumbling block to the weak.” | 1 Corinthians 8:9

“But watch yourselves lest your hearts be weighed down with dissipation and drunkenness and cares of this life, and that day come upon you suddenly like a trap.” | Luke 21:34

“Deacons likewise must be dignified, not double-tongued, not addicted to much wine, not greedy for dishonest gain.” | 1 Timothy 3:8

“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.” | Romans 12:2

“Do not look at wine when it is red, when it sparkles in the cup and goes down smoothly. In the end it bites like a serpent and stings like an adder.” | Proverbs 23:31-32

“Drink no wine or strong drink, you or your sons with you, when you go into the tent of meeting, lest you die. It shall be a statute forever throughout your generations.” | Leviticus 10:9

“Envyings, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and such like: of the which I tell you before, as I have also told [you] in time past, that they which do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.” | Galatians 5:21

“For an overseer, as God’s steward, must be above reproach. He must not be arrogant or quick-tempered or a drunkard or violent or greedy for gain,” | Titus 1:7

“For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery.” | Galatians 5:1

“For he will be great before the Lord. And he must not drink wine or strong drink, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit, even from his mother’s womb.” | Luke 1:15

“For the drunkard and the glutton will come to poverty, and slumber will clothe them with rags.” | Proverbs 23:21

“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” | I John 1:9 

“It is good not to eat meat or drink wine or do anything that causes your brother to stumble.” | Romans 14:21

“Let us walk properly as in the daytime, not in orgies and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and sensuality, not in quarreling and jealousy” | Romans 13:13

“No longer drink only water, but use a little wine for the sake of your stomach and your frequent ailments.” | 1 Timothy 5:23

“Nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.” | 1 Corinthians 6:10

“Not a drunkard, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money.” | 1 Timothy 3:3

“Now the works of the flesh are evident: sexual immorality, impurity, sensuality, idolatry, sorcery, enmity, strife, jealousy, fits of anger, rivalries, dissensions, divisions, envy, drunkenness, orgies, and things like these. I warn you, as I warned you before, that those who do such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.” | Galatians 5:19-21

“Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality, nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God. And such were some of you. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.” | 1 Corinthians 6:9-11

“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,” | 1 Corinthians 6:19

“Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.” | James 4:7

“Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.” | James 5:16

“Who has woe? Who has sorrow? Who has strife? Who has complaining? Who has wounds without cause? Who has redness of eyes? Those who tarry long over wine; those who go to try mixed wine. Do not look at wine when it is red, when it sparkles in the cup and goes down smoothly. In the end it bites like a serpent and stings like an adder. Your eyes will see strange things, and your heart utter perverse things. …” | Proverbs 23:29-35 

“Wine [is] a mocker, strong drink [is] raging: and whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise.” | Proverbs 20:1

“Woe unto them that rise up early in the morning, [that] they may follow strong drink; that continue until night, [till] wine inflame them!” | Isaiah 5:11

Check out the following video for some great verses provided in the Bible as it relates to the suffering of addiction. This temptation is not easily overcome. Be faithful to the Holy Spirit will help to provide some control over the pressures of everyday life.

Throughout the Bible, many verses focuses on providing tithing and offerings to the Lord. This need for generosity is provided by Christians whom received the riches of God’s grace and respond in kindness and giving. Here is a look at some of the best Bible verses about tithes and offering.

“And he blessed him and said, “Blessed be Abram by God Most High, Possessor of heaven and earth; and blessed be God Most High, who has delivered your enemies into your hand!” And Abram gave him a tenth of everything.” | Gen. 14:19–20

“And he commanded the people who lived in Jerusalem to give the portion due to the priests and the Levites, that they might give themselves to the Law of the Lord. As soon as the command was spread abroad, the people of Israel gave in abundance the first fruits of grain, wine, oil, honey, and of all the produce of the field. And they brought in abundantly the tithe of everything.” | 2 Chron. 31:4–5

“At the end of every three years you shall bring out all the tithe of your produce in the same year and lay it up within your towns. And the Levite, because he has no portion or inheritance with you, and the sojourner, the fatherless, and the widow, who are within your towns, shall come and eat and be filled, that the Lord your God may bless you in all the work of your hands that you do.” | Deut. 14:28–29

“Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the LORD Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it.” | Malachi 3:10

“But woe to you Pharisees! For you tithe mint and rue and every herb, and neglect justice and the love of God. These you ought to have done, without neglecting the others” | Matt. 23:23

“But you shall seek the place that the Lord your God will choose out of all your tribes to put his name and make his habitation there. There you shall go, and there you shall bring your burnt offerings and your sacrifices, your tithes and the contribution that you present, your vow offerings, your freewill offerings, and the firstborn of your herd and of your flock.” | Deut. 12:5–6

“Come to Bethel, and transgress; to Gilgal, and multiply transgression; bring your sacrifices every morning, your tithes every three days; offer a sacrifice of thanksgiving of that which is leavened, and proclaim freewill offerings, publish them; for so you love to do, O people of Israel!” declares the Lord God.” | Amos 4:4–5

“Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, [so let him give]; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.” | 2 Corinthians 9:7

“Every tithe of the land, whether of the seed of the land or of the fruit of the trees, is the Lord’s; it is holy to the Lord. If a man wishes to redeem some of his tithe, he shall add a fifth to it. And every tithe of herds and flocks, every tenth animal of all that pass under the herdsman’s staff, shall be holy to the Lord. One shall not differentiate between good or bad, neither shall he make a substitute for it; and if he does substitute for it, then both it and the substitute shall be holy; it shall not be redeemed.” | Lev. 27:30–34

“Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again.” | Luke 6:38 

“Go to Bethel and sin; go to Gilgal and sin yet more. Bring your sacrifices every morning, your tithes every three years.” | Amos 4:4

“Honor the Lord with your wealth and with the first fruits of all your produce; then your barns will be filled with plenty, and your vats will be bursting with wine.” | Prov. 3:9–10

“I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.” | Acts 20:35

“I give to the Levites all the tithes in Israel as their inheritance in return for the work they do while serving at the tent of meeting.” | Numbers 18:21

“In the one case, the tenth is collected by those who die; but in the other case, by him who is declared to be living.” | Hebrews 7:8

“In this way you also will present an offering to the LORD from all the tithes you receive from the Israelites. From thesetithes you must give the LORD’s portion to Aaron the priest.” | Numbers 18:28

“Moreover, you shall speak and say to the Levites, ‘When you take from the people of Israel the tithe that I have given you from them for your inheritance, then you shall present a contribution from it to the Lord, a tithe of the tithe.” | Num. 18:26

“Now the law requires the descendants of Levi who become priests to collect a tenth from the people – that is, from their kindred – even though their kindred are descended from Abraham.” | Hebrews 7:5

“Offer the sacrifices of righteousness, and put your trust in the LORD.” | Psalms 4:5 

“One might even say that Levi, who collects the tenth, paid the tenth through Abraham” | Hebrews 7:9

“Then Jacob made a vow, saying, “If God will be with me and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat and clothing to wear, so that I come again to my father’s house in peace, then the Lord shall be my God, and this stone, which I have set up for a pillar, shall be God’s house. And of all that you give me I will give a full tenth to you.” | Gen. 28:20–22

“Then to the place the LORD your God will choose as a dwelling for his Name – there you are to bring everything I command you: your burnt offerings and sacrifices, your tithes and special gifts, and all the choice possessions you have vowed to the LORD.” | Deuteronomy 12:11

“There bring your burnt offerings and sacrifices, your tithes and special gifts, what you have vowed to give and your freewill offerings, and the firstborn of your herds and flocks.” | Deuteronomy 12:6

“There is that scattereth, and yet increaseth; and [there is] that withholdeth more than is meet, but [it tendeth] to poverty.” | Proverbs 11:24

“We obligate ourselves to bring the first fruits of our ground and the first fruits of all fruit of every tree, year by year, to the house of the Lord; also to bring to the house of our God, to the priests who minister in the house of our God, the firstborn of our sons and of our cattle, as it is written in the Law, and the firstborn of our herds and of our flocks; and to bring the first of our dough, and our contributions, the fruit of every tree, the wine and the oil, to the priests, to the chambers of the house of our God; and to bring to the Levites the tithes from our ground, for it is the Levites who collect the tithes in all our towns where we labor.” | Neh. 10:35–37

“Will a mere mortal rob God? Yet you rob me. “But you ask, ‘How are we robbing you?’ “In tithes and offerings.” | Malachi 3:8

“You shall tithe all the yield of your seed that comes from the field year by year. And before the Lord your God, in the place that he will choose, to make his name dwell there, you shall eat the tithe of your grain, of your wine, and of your oil, and the firstborn of your herd and flock, that you may learn to fear the Lord your God always.” | Deut. 14:22

The following video takes a look at some of the best verses, prayers, and hymns for recovering from difficult times. These words will bring you the inspiration needed to get moving forward.