Bible Verses About Hope
Ruth 1:12 – Go back, my daughters, go your way; for I am too old to have a husband. If I should say, ‘I have hope,’ if I should even have a husband tonight, and should also bear sons,
Ezra 10:2 - Shecaniah the son of Jehiel, one of the sons of Elam, answered Ezra, “We have trespassed against our God, and have married foreign women of the peoples of the land. Yet now there is hope for Israel concerning this thing.
Esther 9:1 - Now in the twelfth month, which is the month Adar, on the thirteenth day of the month, when the king’s commandment and his decree came near to be put in execution, on the day that the enemies of the Jews hoped to conquer them, (but it was turned out the opposite happened, that the Jews conquered those who hated them),
Job 4:6 - Isn’t your piety your confidence? Isn’t the integrity of your ways your hope?
Job 5:16 - So the poor has hope, and injustice shuts her mouth.
Job 7:6 - My days are swifter than a weaver’s shuttle, and are spent without hope.
Job 8:13 - So are the paths of all who forget God. The hope of the godless man will perish
Job 11:18 - You will be secure, because there is hope. Yes, you will search, and will take your rest in safety.
Job 11:20 - But the eyes of the wicked will fail. They will have no way to flee. Their hope will be the giving up of the spirit.”
Job 13:15 - Behold, he will kill me. I have no hope. Nevertheless, I will maintain my ways before him.
Job 14:7 - “For there is hope for a tree if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, that the tender branch of it will not cease.
Job 14:19 - The waters wear the stones. The torrents of it wash away the dust of the earth. So you destroy the hope of man.
Job 17:15 - where then is my hope? As for my hope, who will see it?
Job 19:10 - He has broken me down on every side, and I am gone. He has plucked my hope up like a tree.
Job 27:8 - For what is the hope of the godless, when he is cut off, when God takes away his life?
Job 31:24 - “If I have made gold my hope, and have said to the fine gold, ‘You are my confidence;’
Job 41:9 - Behold, the hope of him is in vain. Won’t one be cast down even at the sight of him?
Psalm 9:18 - For the needy shall not always be forgotten, nor the hope of the poor perish forever.
Psalm 31:24 - Be strong, and let your heart take courage, all you who hope in Yahweh.
Psalm 33:18 - Behold, Yahweh’s eye is on those who fear him, on those who hope in his loving kindness,
Psalm 33:22 - Let your loving kindness be on us, Yahweh, since we have hoped in you.
Psalm 38:15 - For I hope in you, Yahweh. You will answer, Lord my God.
Psalm 39:7 - Now, Lord, what do I wait for? My hope is in you.
Psalm 42:5 - Why are you in despair, my soul? Why are you disturbed within me? Hope in God! For I shall still praise him for the saving help of his presence.
Psalm 42:11 - Why are you in despair, my soul? Why are you disturbed within me? Hope in God! For I shall still praise him, the saving help of my countenance, and my God.
Psalm 43:5 - Why are you in despair, my soul? Why are you disturbed within me? Hope in God! For I shall still praise him: my Savior, my helper, and my God.
Psalm 52:9 - I will give you thanks forever, because you have done it. I will hope in your name, for it is good, in the presence of your saints.
Psalm 65:5 - By awesome deeds of righteousness, you answer us, God of our salvation. You who are the hope of all the ends of the earth, of those who are far away on the sea.
Psalm 71:5 - For you are my hope, Lord Yahweh, my confidence from my youth.
Psalm 71:14 - But I will always hope, and will add to all of your praise.
Psalm 78:7 - that they might set their hope in God, and not forget God’s deeds, but keep his commandments,
Psalm 119:43 - Don’t snatch the word of truth out of my mouth, for I put my hope in your ordinances.
Psalm 119:49 - Remember your word to your servant, because you gave me hope.
Psalm 119:74 - Those who fear you will see me and be glad, because I have put my hope in your word.
Psalm 119:81 - My soul faints for your salvation. I hope in your word.
Psalm 119:114 - You are my hiding place and my shield. I hope in your word.
Psalm 119:116 - Uphold me according to your word, that I may live. Let me not be ashamed of my hope.
Psalm 119:147 - I rise before dawn and cry for help. I put my hope in your words.
Psalm 119:166 - I have hoped for your salvation, Yahweh. I have done your commandments.
Psalm 130:7 - Israel, hope in Yahweh, for there is loving kindness with Yahweh. Abundant redemption is with him.
Psalm 130:5 - I wait for Yahweh. My soul waits. I hope in his word.
Psalm 131:3 - Israel, hope in Yahweh, from this time forward and forever more.
Psalm 146:5 - Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in Yahweh, his God:
Psalm 147:11 - Yahweh takes pleasure in those who fear him, in those who hope in his loving kindness.
Proverbs 10:28 - The prospect of the righteous is joy, but the hope of the wicked will perish.
Proverbs 11:7 - When a wicked man dies, hope perishes, and expectation of power comes to nothing.
Proverbs 13:12 - Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but when longing is fulfilled, it is a tree of life.
Proverbs 19:18 - Discipline your son, for there is hope; don’t be a willing party to his death.
Proverbs 23:18 - Indeed surely there is a future hope, and your hope will not be cut off.
Proverbs 24:14 - so you shall know wisdom to be to your soul. If you have found it, then there will be a reward: Your hope will not be cut off.
Proverbs 26:12 - Do you see a man wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
Proverbs 29:20 - Do you see a man who is hasty in his words? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
Ecclesiastes 9:4 - For to him who is joined with all the living there is hope; for a living dog is better than a dead lion.
Jeremiah 14:8 - You hope of Israel, its Savior in the time of trouble, why should you be as a foreigner in the land, and as a wayfaring man who turns aside to stay for a night?
Isaiah 38:18 - For Sheol can’t praise you. Death can’t celebrate you. Those who go down into the pit can’t hope for your truth.
Jeremiah 17:13 - Yahweh, the hope of Israel, all who forsake you will be disappointed. Those who depart from me will be written in the earth, because they have forsaken Yahweh, the spring of living waters.
Jeremiah 29:11 - For I know the thoughts that I think toward you,” says Yahweh, “thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you hope and a future.
Jeremiah 31:17 - There is hope for your latter end,” says Yahweh. “Your children will come again to their own territory.
Jeremiah 50:7 - All who found them have devoured them. Their adversaries said, ‘We are not guilty, because they have sinned against Yahweh, the habitation of righteousness, even Yahweh, the hope of their fathers.’
Lamentations 3:21 - This I recall to my mind; therefore I have hope.
Lamentations 3:24 - “Yahweh is my portion,” says my soul. “Therefore I will hope in him.”
Lamentations 3:26 - It is good that a man should hope and quietly wait for the salvation of Yahweh.
Lamentations 3:29 - Let him put his mouth in the dust, if it is so that there may be hope.
Ezekiel 13:6 - They have seen falsehood and lying divination, who say, ‘Yahweh says;’ but Yahweh has not sent them. They have made men to hope that the word would be confirmed.
Ezekiel 19:5 - “‘Now when she saw that she had waited, and her hope was lost, then she took another of her cubs, and made him a young lion.
Ezekiel 37:11 - Then he said to me, “Son of man, these bones are the whole house of Israel. Behold, they say, ‘Our bones are dried up, and our hope is lost. We are completely cut off.’
Hosea 2:15 - I will give her vineyards from there, and the valley of Achor for a door of hope; and she will respond there, as in the days of her youth, and as in the day when she came up out of the land of Egypt.
Zechariah 9:12 - Turn to the stronghold, you prisoners of hope! Even today I declare that I will restore double to you.
Matthew 12:21 - In his name, the nations will hope.”
Luke 6:34 - If you lend to those from whom you hope to receive, what credit is that to you? Even sinners lend to sinners, to receive back as much.
Luke 23:8 - Now when Herod saw Jesus, he was exceedingly glad, for he had wanted to see him for a long time, because he had heard many things about him. He hoped to see some miracle done by him.
John 5:45 - “Don’t think that I will accuse you to the Father. There is one who accuses you, even Moses, on whom you have set your hope.
Acts 2:26 - Therefore my heart was glad, and my tongue rejoiced. Moreover my flesh also will dwell in hope;
Acts 16:19 - But when her masters saw that the hope of their gain was gone, they seized Paul and Silas, and dragged them into the marketplace before the rulers.
Acts 23:6 - But when Paul perceived that the one part were Sadducees and the other Pharisees, he cried out in the council, “Men and brothers, I am a Pharisee, a son of Pharisees. Concerning the hope and resurrection of the dead I am being judged!”
Acts 24:15 - having hope toward God, which these also themselves look for, that there will be a resurrection of the dead, both of the just and unjust.
Acts 24:26 - Meanwhile, he also hoped that money would be given to him by Paul, that he might release him. Therefore also he sent for him more often and talked with him.
Acts 26:6 - Now I stand here to be judged for the hope of the promise made by God to our fathers,
Acts 26:7 - which our twelve tribes, earnestly serving night and day, hope to attain. Concerning this hope I am accused by the Jews, King Agrippa!
Acts 27:20 - When neither sun nor stars shone on us for many days, and no small storm pressed on us, all hope that we would be saved was now taken away.
Acts 28:20 - For this cause therefore I asked to see you and to speak with you. For because of the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.”
Romans 4:18 - Besides hope, Abraham in hope believed, to the end that he might become a father of many nations, according to that which had been spoken, “So will your offspring be.”Genesis 15:5
Romans 5:2 - through whom we also have our access by faith into this grace in which we stand. We rejoice in hope of the glory of God.
Romans 5:4 - and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope:
Romans 5:5 - and hope doesn’t disappoint us, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
Romans 8:20 - For the creation was subjected to vanity, not of its own will, but because of him who subjected it, in hope
Romans 8:24 - For we were saved in hope, but hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for that which he sees?
Romans 8:25 - But if we hope for that which we don’t see, we wait for it with patience.
Romans 12:12 - rejoicing in hope; enduring in troubles; continuing steadfastly in prayer;
Romans 15:4 - For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that through perseverance and through encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
Romans 15:12 - Again, Isaiah says, “There will be the root of Jesse, he who arises to rule over the Gentiles; in him the Gentiles will hope.”
Romans 15:13 - Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope, in the power of the Holy Spirit.
Romans 15:24 - whenever I travel to Spain, I will come to you. For I hope to see you on my journey, and to be helped on my way there by you, if first I may enjoy your company for a while.
1 Corinthians 9:10 - or does he say it assuredly for our sake? Yes, it was written for our sake, because he who plows ought to plow in hope, and he who threshes in hope should partake of his hope.
1 Corinthians 13:7 - bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, and endures all things.
1 Corinthians 13:13 - But now faith, hope, and love remain—these three. The greatest of these is love.
1 Corinthians 15:19 - If we have only hoped in Christ in this life, we are of all men most pitiable.
1 Corinthians 16:7 - For I do not wish to see you now in passing, but I hope to stay a while with you, if the Lord permits.
2 Corinthians 1:7 - Our hope for you is steadfast, knowing that, since you are partakers of the sufferings, so you are also of the comfort.
2 Corinthians 1:10 - who delivered us out of so great a death, and does deliver; on whom we have set our hope that he will also still deliver us;
2 Corinthians 1:13 - For we write no other things to you than what you read or even acknowledge, and I hope you will acknowledge to the end,
2 Corinthians 3:12 - Having therefore such a hope, we use great boldness of speech,
2 Corinthians 5:11 - Knowing therefore the fear of the Lord, we persuade men, but we are revealed to God, and I hope that we are revealed also in your consciences.
2 Corinthians 8:5 - This was not as we had expected, but first they gave their own selves to the Lord, and to us through the will of God.
2 Corinthians 10:15 - not boasting beyond proper limits in other men’s labors, but having hope that as your faith grows, we will be abundantly enlarged by you in our sphere of influence,
2 Corinthians 13:6 - But I hope that you will know that we aren’t disqualified.
Galatians 5:5 - For we, through the Spirit, by faith wait for the hope of righteousness.
Ephesians 1:12 - to the end that we should be to the praise of his glory, we who had before hoped in Christ.
Ephesians 1:18 - having the eyes of your hearts enlightened, that you may know what is the hope of his calling, and what are the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints,
Ephesians 2:12that you were at that time separate from Christ, alienated from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of the promise, having no hope and without God in the world.
Ephesians 4:4 -There is one body and one Spirit, even as you also were called in one hope of your calling,
Philippians 1:20 -according to my earnest expectation and hope, that I will in no way be disappointed, but with all boldness, as always, now also Christ will be magnified in my body, whether by life or by death.
Philippians 2:19 -But I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you soon, that I also may be cheered up when I know how you are doing.
Philippians 2:23 -Therefore I hope to send him at once, as soon as I see how it will go with me.
Colossians 1:5 -because of the hope which is laid up for you in the heavens, of which you heard before in the word of the truth of the Good News
Colossians 1:23 - if it is so that you continue in the faith, grounded and steadfast, and not moved away from the hope of the Good News which you heard, which is being proclaimed in all creation under heaven, of which I, Paul, was made a servant.
Colossians 1:27 - to whom God was pleased to make known what are the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.
1 Thessalonians 1:3 -remembering without ceasing your work of faith and labor of love and perseverance of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father.
1 Thessalonians 2:19 - For what is our hope, or joy, or crown of rejoicing? Isn’t it even you, before our Lord Jesus at his coming?
1 Thessalonians 4:13 - But we don’t want you to be ignorant, brothers, concerning those who have fallen asleep, so that you don’t grieve like the rest, who have no hope.
1 Thessalonians 5:8 - But since we belong to the day, let’s be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love, and for a helmet, the hope of salvation.
2 Thessalonians 2:16 - Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace,
1 Timothy 1:1 - Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ according to the commandment of God our Savior and the Lord Jesus Christ our hope;
1 Timothy 5:5 - Now she who is a widow indeed and desolate, has her hope set on God, and continues in petitions and prayers night and day.
1 Timothy 6:17 - Charge those who are rich in this present world that they not be arrogant, nor have their hope set on the uncertainty of riches, but on the living God, who richly provides us with everything to enjoy;
Titus 1:2 - in hope of eternal life, which God, who can’t lie, promised before time began;
Titus 2:13 - looking for the blessed hope and appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ,
Titus 3:7 - that being justified by his grace, we might be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
Philemon 1:22 - Also, prepare a guest room for me, for I hope that through your prayers I will be restored to you.
Hebrews 3:6 - but Christ is faithful as a Son over his house. We are his house, if we hold fast our confidence and the glorying of our hope firm to the end.
Hebrews 6:11 - We desire that each one of you may show the same diligence to the fullness of hope even to the end,
Hebrews 6:18 - that by two immutable things, in which it is impossible for God to lie, we may have a strong encouragement, who have fled for refuge to take hold of the hope set before us.
Hebrews 6:19 - This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, a hope both sure and steadfast and entering into that which is within the veil;
Hebrews 7:19 - (for the law made nothing perfect), and a bringing in of a better hope, through which we draw near to God.
Hebrews 10:23 - let’s hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering; for he who promised is faithful.
Hebrews 11:1 - Now faith is assurance of things hoped for, proof of things not seen.
1 Peter 1:3 - Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his great mercy caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 Peter 1:13 - Therefore prepare your minds for action. Be sober, and set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ—
1 Peter 1:21 - who through him are believers in God, who raised him from the dead, and gave him glory, so that your faith and hope might be in God.
1 Peter 3:5 - For this is how in the past, the holy women who hoped in God also adorned themselves, being in subjection to their own husbands.
1 Peter 3:15 - But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts. Always be ready to give an answer to everyone who asks you a reason concerning the hope that is in you, with humility and fear,
1 John 3:3 - Everyone who has this hope set on him purifies himself, even as he is pure.
2 John 1:12 - Having many things to write to you, I don’t want to do so with paper and ink, but I hope to come to you, and to speak face to face, that our joy may be made full.
3 John 1:14 - but I hope to see you soon. Then we will speak face to face. Peace be to you. The friends greet you. Greet the friends by name.