What Does the Bible Say About Grace? (40 Verses)

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This list of Bible verses about Grace is meant to be a starting place for learning more about this topic. Make sure you do not use these Bible verses inappropriately—check to make sure the verses actually mean what you think they mean.

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Table of Contents

  1. Ephesians 2:4-5 - "But God, being rich in mercy,..."
  2. Hebrews 4:16 - "Let us then with confidence draw..."
  3. 1 Peter 5:10 - "And after you have suffered a..."
  4. Numbers 6:24-26 - "The LORD bless you and keep..."
  5. Matthew 6:14 - "For if you forgive others their..."
  6. Psalm 103:8 - "The LORD is merciful and gracious,..."
  7. Titus 2:11-12 - "For the grace of God has..."
  8. 2 Timothy 1:9 - "who saved us and called us..."
  9. Isaiah 30:18 - "Therefore the LORD waits to be..."
  10. Romans 6:14 - "For sin will have no dominion..."
  11. Revelation 22:21 - "The grace of the Lord Jesus..."
  12. Romans 3:23-24 - "for all have sinned and fall..."
  13. Philemon 1:25 - "The grace of the Lord Jesus..."
  14. Romans 6:15 - "What then? Are we to sin..."
  15. Psalm 90:17 - "Let the favor of the Lord..."
  16. John 3:16 - ""For God so loved the world,..."
  17. 1 Peter 1:13 - "Therefore, preparing your minds for action,..."
  18. Romans 5:15 - "But the free gift is not..."
  19. Romans 5:21 - "so that, as sin reigned in..."
  20. Psalm 23:6 - "Surely goodness and mercy shall follow..."
  21. 2 Chronicles 30:9 - "For if you return to the..."
  22. Ephesians 2:8-9 - "For by grace you have been..."
  23. Proverbs 28:13 - "Whoever conceals his transgressions will not..."
  24. Acts 20:24 - "But I do not account my..."
  25. 2 Corinthians 12:9 - "But he said to me, "My..."
  26. 2 Peter 3:18 - "But grow in the grace and..."
  27. Philippians 4:23 - "The grace of the Lord Jesus..."
  28. Psalm 130:1-2 - "Out of the depths I cry..."
  29. Romans 6:1-2 - "What shall we say then? Are..."
  30. Romans 12:3 - "For by the grace given to..."
  31. Philippians 1:29 - "For it has been granted to..."
  32. Matthew 18:21-22 - "Then Peter came up and said..."
  33. Jeremiah 3:12 - "Go, and proclaim these words toward..."
  34. Nehemiah 9:31 - "Nevertheless, in your great mercies you..."
  35. Isaiah 55:7 - "let the wicked forsake his way,..."
  36. 2 Corinthians 13:14 - "The grace of the Lord Jesus..."
  37. 2 Timothy 2:1 - "You then, my child, be strengthened..."
  38. Joel 2:13 - "and rend your hearts and not..."
  39. Galatians 2:21 - "I do not nullify the grace..."
  40. 1 Peter 3:7 - "Likewise, husbands, live with your wives..."

1. Ephesians 2:4-5

4 But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, 5 even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ--by grace you have been saved--

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2. Hebrews 4:16

16 Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.

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3. 1 Peter 5:10

10 And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ, will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.

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4. Numbers 6:24-26

24 The LORD bless you and keep you; 25 the LORD make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; 26 the LORD lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace.

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5. Matthew 6:14

14 For if you forgive others their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you,

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6. Psalm 103:8

8 The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.

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7. Titus 2:11-12

11 For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people, 12 training us to renounce ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in the present age,

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8. 2 Timothy 1:9

9 who saved us and called us to a holy calling, not because of our works but because of his own purpose and grace, which he gave us in Christ Jesus before the ages began,

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9. Isaiah 30:18

18 Therefore the LORD waits to be gracious to you, and therefore he exalts himself to show mercy to you. For the LORD is a God of justice; blessed are all those who wait for him.

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10. Romans 6:14

14 For sin will have no dominion over you, since you are not under law but under grace.

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11. Revelation 22:21

21 The grace of the Lord Jesus be with all. Amen.

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12. Romans 3:23-24

23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, 24 and are justified by his grace as a gift, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus,

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13. Philemon 1:25

25 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit.

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14. Romans 6:15

15 What then? Are we to sin because we are not under law but under grace? By no means!

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15. Psalm 90:17

17 Let the favor of the Lord our God be upon us, and establish the work of our hands upon us; yes, establish the work of our hands!

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16. John 3:16

16 "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

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17. 1 Peter 1:13

13 Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ.

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18. Romans 5:15

15 But the free gift is not like the trespass. For if many died through one man's trespass, much more have the grace of God and the free gift by the grace of that one man Jesus Christ abounded for many.

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19. Romans 5:21

21 so that, as sin reigned in death, grace also might reign through righteousness leading to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

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20. Psalm 23:6

6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of the LORD forever.

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21. 2 Chronicles 30:9

9 For if you return to the LORD, your brothers and your children will find compassion with their captors and return to this land. For the LORD your God is gracious and merciful and will not turn away his face from you, if you return to him."

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22. Ephesians 2:8-9

8 For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, 9 not a result of works, so that no one may boast.

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23. Proverbs 28:13

13 Whoever conceals his transgressions will not prosper, but he who confesses and forsakes them will obtain mercy.

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24. Acts 20:24

24 But I do not account my life of any value nor as precious to myself, if only I may finish my course and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of the grace of God.

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25. 2 Corinthians 12:9

9 But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness." Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.

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26. 2 Peter 3:18

18 But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be the glory both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.

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27. Philippians 4:23

23 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit.

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28. Psalm 130:1-2

1 Out of the depths I cry to you, O LORD! 2 O Lord, hear my voice! Let your ears be attentive to the voice of my pleas for mercy!

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29. Romans 6:1-2

1 What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? 2 By no means! How can we who died to sin still live in it?

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30. Romans 12:3

3 For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned.

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31. Philippians 1:29

29 For it has been granted to you that for the sake of Christ you should not only believe in him but also suffer for his sake,

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32. Matthew 18:21-22

21 Then Peter came up and said to him, "Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?" 22 Jesus said to him, "I do not say to you seven times, but seventy times seven.

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33. Jeremiah 3:12

12 Go, and proclaim these words toward the north, and say, "'Return, faithless Israel, declares the LORD. I will not look on you in anger, for I am merciful, declares the LORD; I will not be angry forever.

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34. Nehemiah 9:31

31 Nevertheless, in your great mercies you did not make an end of them or forsake them, for you are a gracious and merciful God.

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35. Isaiah 55:7

7 let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; let him return to the LORD, that he may have compassion on him, and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.

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36. 2 Corinthians 13:14

14 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.

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37. 2 Timothy 2:1

1 You then, my child, be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus,

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38. Joel 2:13

13 and rend your hearts and not your garments." Return to the LORD, your God, for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love; and he relents over disaster.

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39. Galatians 2:21

21 I do not nullify the grace of God, for if justification were through the law, then Christ died for no purpose.

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40. 1 Peter 3:7

7 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.

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Table of Contents

  1. Psalm 103:8
  2. Psalm 90:17
  3. Psalm 23:6
  4. Psalm 130:1-2
  5. Numbers 6:24-26
  6. 2 Chronicles 30:9
  7. Nehemiah 9:31
  8. Proverbs 28:13
  9. Isaiah 30:18
  10. Isaiah 55:7
  11. Jeremiah 3:12
  12. Joel 2:13
  13. Matthew 6:14
  14. Matthew 18:21-22
  15. John 3:16
  16. Acts 20:24
  17. Romans 3:23-24
  18. Romans 5:15
  19. Romans 5:21
  20. Romans 6:14
  21. Romans 6:15
  22. Romans 6:1-2
  23. Romans 12:3
  24. 2 Corinthians 12:9
  25. 2 Corinthians 13:14
  26. Galatians 2:21
  27. Ephesians 2:4-5
  28. Ephesians 2:8-9
  29. Philippians 1:29
  30. Philippians 4:23
  31. 2 Timothy 1:9
  32. 2 Timothy 2:1
  33. Titus 2:11-12
  34. Philemon 1:25
  35. Hebrews 4:16
  36. 1 Peter 1:13
  37. 1 Peter 3:7
  38. 1 Peter 5:10
  39. 2 Peter 3:18
  40. Revelation 22:21

Psalm 103:8

8 The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.

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Psalm 90:17

17 Let the favor of the Lord our God be upon us, and establish the work of our hands upon us; yes, establish the work of our hands!

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Psalm 23:6

6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of the LORD forever.

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Psalm 130:1-2

1 Out of the depths I cry to you, O LORD! 2 O Lord, hear my voice! Let your ears be attentive to the voice of my pleas for mercy!

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Numbers 6:24-26

24 The LORD bless you and keep you; 25 the LORD make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; 26 the LORD lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace.

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2 Chronicles 30:9

9 For if you return to the LORD, your brothers and your children will find compassion with their captors and return to this land. For the LORD your God is gracious and merciful and will not turn away his face from you, if you return to him."

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Nehemiah 9:31

31 Nevertheless, in your great mercies you did not make an end of them or forsake them, for you are a gracious and merciful God.

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Proverbs 28:13

13 Whoever conceals his transgressions will not prosper, but he who confesses and forsakes them will obtain mercy.

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Isaiah 30:18

18 Therefore the LORD waits to be gracious to you, and therefore he exalts himself to show mercy to you. For the LORD is a God of justice; blessed are all those who wait for him.

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Isaiah 55:7

7 let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; let him return to the LORD, that he may have compassion on him, and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.

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Jeremiah 3:12

12 Go, and proclaim these words toward the north, and say, "'Return, faithless Israel, declares the LORD. I will not look on you in anger, for I am merciful, declares the LORD; I will not be angry forever.

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Joel 2:13

13 and rend your hearts and not your garments." Return to the LORD, your God, for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love; and he relents over disaster.

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Matthew 6:14

14 For if you forgive others their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you,

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Matthew 18:21-22

21 Then Peter came up and said to him, "Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?" 22 Jesus said to him, "I do not say to you seven times, but seventy times seven.

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John 3:16

16 "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

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Acts 20:24

24 But I do not account my life of any value nor as precious to myself, if only I may finish my course and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of the grace of God.

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Romans 3:23-24

23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, 24 and are justified by his grace as a gift, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus,

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Romans 5:15

15 But the free gift is not like the trespass. For if many died through one man's trespass, much more have the grace of God and the free gift by the grace of that one man Jesus Christ abounded for many.

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Romans 5:21

21 so that, as sin reigned in death, grace also might reign through righteousness leading to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

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Romans 6:14

14 For sin will have no dominion over you, since you are not under law but under grace.

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Romans 6:15

15 What then? Are we to sin because we are not under law but under grace? By no means!

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Romans 6:1-2

1 What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? 2 By no means! How can we who died to sin still live in it?

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Romans 12:3

3 For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned.

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2 Corinthians 12:9

9 But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness." Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.

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2 Corinthians 13:14

14 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.

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Galatians 2:21

21 I do not nullify the grace of God, for if justification were through the law, then Christ died for no purpose.

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Ephesians 2:4-5

4 But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, 5 even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ--by grace you have been saved--

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Ephesians 2:8-9

8 For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, 9 not a result of works, so that no one may boast.

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Philippians 1:29

29 For it has been granted to you that for the sake of Christ you should not only believe in him but also suffer for his sake,

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Philippians 4:23

23 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit.

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2 Timothy 1:9

9 who saved us and called us to a holy calling, not because of our works but because of his own purpose and grace, which he gave us in Christ Jesus before the ages began,

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2 Timothy 2:1

1 You then, my child, be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus,

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Titus 2:11-12

11 For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people, 12 training us to renounce ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in the present age,

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Philemon 1:25

25 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit.

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Hebrews 4:16

16 Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.

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1 Peter 1:13

13 Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ.

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1 Peter 3:7

7 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.

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1 Peter 5:10

10 And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ, will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.

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2 Peter 3:18

18 But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be the glory both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.

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Revelation 22:21

21 The grace of the Lord Jesus be with all. Amen.

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