What Does the Bible Say About Letting God? (20 Verses)

Learn what the Bible says about Letting God. These are the 20 most relevant Bible verses and passages about Letting God.
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Table of Contents

  1. Ecclesiastes 3:6 - "a time to seek, and a..."
  2. 1 Peter 5:7 - "casting all your anxieties on him,..."
  3. 1 John 1:9 - "If we confess our sins, he..."
  4. Ephesians 4:26 - "Be angry and do not sin;..."
  5. James 4:7 - "Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist..."
  6. Jeremiah 29:11 - "For I know the plans I..."
  7. John 8:32 - "and you will know the truth,..."
  8. Philippians 4:6 - "do not be anxious about anything,..."
  9. Proverbs 28:13 - "Whoever conceals his transgressions will not..."
  10. Proverbs 29:11 - "A fool gives full vent to..."
  11. Romans 8:28 - "And we know that for those..."
  12. Psalm 46:10 - ""Be still, and know that I..."
  13. Psalm 94:19 - "When the cares of my heart..."
  14. Hebrews 12:1 - "Therefore, since we are surrounded by..."
  15. Isaiah 43:18-19 - ""Remember not the former things, nor..."
  16. Philippians 4:6-7 - "do not be anxious about anything,..."
  17. Proverbs 3:5-6 - "Trust in the LORD with all..."
  18. Ephesians 4:31-32 - "Let all bitterness and wrath and..."
  19. Philippians 3:12-14 - "Not that I have already obtained..."
  20. 2 Corinthians 12:8-9 - "Three times I pleaded with the..."

1. Ecclesiastes 3:6

6 a time to seek, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away;

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2. 1 Peter 5:7

7 casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.

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3. 1 John 1:9

9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

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4. Ephesians 4:26

26 Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger,

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5. James 4:7

7 Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

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6. Jeremiah 29:11

11 For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for wholeness and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.

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7. John 8:32

32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free."

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8. Philippians 4:6

6 do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.

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9. 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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10. Proverbs 29:11

11 A fool gives full vent to his spirit, but a wise man quietly holds it back.

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11. Romans 8:28

28 And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.

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12. Psalm 46:10

10 "Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!"

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13. Psalm 94:19

19 When the cares of my heart are many, your consolations cheer my soul.

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14. Hebrews 12:1

1 Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,

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15. Isaiah 43:18-19

18 "Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old. 19 Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.

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16. Philippians 4:6-7

6 do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. 7 And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

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17. Proverbs 3:5-6

5 Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. 6 In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.

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18. Ephesians 4:31-32

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

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19. Philippians 3:12-14

12 Not that I have already obtained this or am already perfect, but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me his own. 13 Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, 14 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.

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20. 2 Corinthians 12:8-9

8 Three times I pleaded with the Lord about this, that it should leave me. 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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Table of Contents

  1. Psalm 46:10
  2. Psalm 94:19
  3. Proverbs 3:5-6
  4. Proverbs 28:13
  5. Proverbs 29:11
  6. Ecclesiastes 3:6
  7. Isaiah 43:18-19
  8. Jeremiah 29:11
  9. 1 John 1:9
  10. John 8:32
  11. Romans 8:28
  12. 2 Corinthians 12:8-9
  13. Ephesians 4:26
  14. Ephesians 4:31-32
  15. Philippians 3:12-14
  16. Philippians 4:6
  17. Philippians 4:6-7
  18. Hebrews 12:1
  19. James 4:7
  20. 1 Peter 5:7

Psalm 46:10

10 "Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!"

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Psalm 94:19

19 When the cares of my heart are many, your consolations cheer my soul.

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Proverbs 3:5-6

5 Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. 6 In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.

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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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Proverbs 29:11

11 A fool gives full vent to his spirit, but a wise man quietly holds it back.

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Ecclesiastes 3:6

6 a time to seek, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away;

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Isaiah 43:18-19

18 "Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old. 19 Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.

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Jeremiah 29:11

11 For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for wholeness and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.

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1 John 1:9

9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

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John 8:32

32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free."

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Romans 8:28

28 And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.

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2 Corinthians 12:8-9

8 Three times I pleaded with the Lord about this, that it should leave me. 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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Ephesians 4:26

26 Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger,

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Ephesians 4:31-32

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

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Philippians 3:12-14

12 Not that I have already obtained this or am already perfect, but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me his own. 13 Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, 14 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.

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Philippians 4:6

6 do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.

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Philippians 4:6-7

6 do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. 7 And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

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Hebrews 12:1

1 Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,

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James 4:7

7 Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

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1 Peter 5:7

7 casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.

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