To follow the Lord and walk the path of the cross, perseverance is essential. Whatever tribulations or refinement we encounter, we should not lose. For God hopes that we can look up to Him in everything and stand in trials. The following 23 verses about perseverance help you strengthen your faith so that you can nerve yourself to face the difficulties by relying on God, and have the perseverance to move on.
Verses About perseverance
2 Chronicles 15:7
Be you strong therefore, and let not your hands be weak: for your work shall be rewarded.
Trust in the LORD with all your heart; and lean not to your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct your paths.
1 Corinthians 10:13
There has no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that you are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that you may be able to bear it.
1 Corinthians 13:7
Bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved brothers, be you steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, for as much as you know that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
1 Corinthians 16:13
Watch you, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.
In your patience possess you your souls.
Therefore rejoice, you heavens, and you that dwell in them. Woe to the inhabitants of the earth and of the sea! for the devil is come down to you, having great wrath, because he knows that he has but a short time.
Praying always with alland supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all saints;
And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.
Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
Remembering without ceasing your work of faith, and labor of love, and patience of hope in our Lord, in the sight of God and our Father;
2 Thessalonians 1:4
So that we ourselves glory in you in the churches of God for your patience and faith in all your persecutions and tribulations that you endure:
2 Thessalonians 3:13
But you, brothers, be not weary in well doing.
1 Timothy 6:11-12
But you, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness. 12Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on, whereunto you are also called, and have professed a good profession before many witnesses.
And we desire that every one of you do show the same diligence to the full assurance of hope to the end:
Blessed is the man that endures temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord has promised to them that love him.
1 Peter 4:12
Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery trial when it comes upon you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you.
1 Peter 5:7
Casting all your care on him; for he cares for you.
1 Peter 5:8
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walks about, seeking whom he may devour:
2 Peter 1:10
Why the rather, brothers, give diligence to make your calling and election sure: for if you do these things, you shall never fall:
Fear none of those things which you shall suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that you may be tried; and you shall have tribulation ten days: be you faithful to death, and I will give you a crown of life.
Because you have kept the word of my patience, I also will keep you from the hour of temptation, which shall come on all the world, to try them that dwell on the earth.
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