20 Bible Verses for Peace

Peace is something that a lot of us may be looking for right now. If you are struggling and are searching for a source of peace or words of encouragement during a peaceless time, then look no further than the Bible.

I encourage you to go back and read the full context for these verses and study them on your own. These would be great to add to your time in the Word. Allow His presence to be the peace that you desperately seek.

Here are 20 Bible verses for peace (in no particular order):

Numbers 6:26 - "May the Lord look with favor on you and give you peace."'

Luke 1:78-79 - "Because of the tender mercy of our God, whereby the sunrise shall visit us from on high, to give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace."

Job 22:21-22 "Agree with God, and be at peace; thereby good will come to you. Receive instruction from his mouth, and lay up his words in your heart."

Luke 2:13-14 - "And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host, praising God and saying, 'Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace among those with whom he is pleased!'"

Psalm 4:8 - "In peace I will both lie down and sleep; for you alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety."

Matthew 5:9 - "Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God."

Psalm 34:13–15 - "Keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking deceit. Turn away from evil and do good; seek peace and pursue it. The eyes of the Lord are toward the righteous and his ears toward their cry."

Luke 2:28–30 - "He took him up in his arms and blessed God and said, 'Lord, now you are letting your servant depart in peace, according to your word; for my eyes have seen your salvation.'"

Psalm 119:165 - "Great peace have those who love your law; nothing can make them stumble."

John 14:27 - "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."

Isaiah 9:6 - "For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace."

Romans 5:1-2 - "Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God."

Isaiah 32:16-17 - "Then justice will dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness abide in the fruitful field. The effect of righteousness will be peace, and the result of righteousness, quietness and trust forever."

Luke 24:36-37 - "As they were talking about these things, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, 'Peace to you.' But they were startled and frightened and thought they saw a spirit."

Romans 12:17-18 - "Repay no one evil for evil, but give thought to do what is honorable in the sight of all. If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all."

2 Corinthians 13:11 - "Finally, brothers, rejoice. Aim for restoration, comfort one another, agree with one another, live in peace; and the God of love and peace will be with you."

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."

Psalm 72:7 -"In his days may the righteous flourish, and peace abound, till the moon be no more!"

Daniel 10:19 - "And he said, 'O man greatly loved, fear not, peace be with you; be strong and of good courage.' And as he spoke to me, I was strengthened and said, 'Let my lord speak, for you have strengthened me.'"

John 16:33 - "I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world." ♥



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