Encouraging Bible Verses on Hope and Waiting

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1 ~ For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end. Jeremiah 29:11 (KJVA) 

2 ~ which hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast, and which entereth into that within the veil; Hebrews 6:19 (KJVA)

3 ~ and hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost which is given unto us.  Romans 5:5 (KJVA)

4 ~ Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.    Hebrews 11:1 (KJVA)

5 ~ Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost. Romans 15:13 (KJVA)

6 ~ Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,   1 Peter 1:3 (KJVA)

7 ~ Why art thou cast down, O my soul? And why art thou disquieted in me? Hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him for the help of his countenance. Psalm 42:5 (KJVA)

8 ~ And in his name shall the Gentiles trust. Matthew 12:21 (KJVA)

9 ~ rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer;   Romans 12:12 (KJVA)

10 ~ And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity.   1 Corinthians 13:13 (KJVA)

11 ~ Let integrity and uprightness preserve me; for I wait on thee. Psalm 25:21 (KJVA)       

12 ~ Be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the Lord.  Psalm 31:24 (KJVA)

13 ~ My soul, wait thou only upon God; for my expectation is from him. Psalm 62:5 (KJVA)

14 ~ And now, Lord, what wait I for? My hope is in thee. Psalm 39:7 (KJVA)

15 ~ But I will hope continually, and will yet praise thee more and more.   Psalm 71:14 (KJVA)

16 ~ Hope deferred maketh the heart sick: but when the desire cometh, it is a tree of life. Proverbs 13:12 (KJVA)

17 ~ Behold, the eye of the Lord is upon them that fear him, upon them that hope in his mercy; Psalm 33:18 (KJVA)

18 ~ Seeing then that we have such hope, we use great plainness of speech:     2 Corinthians 3:12 (KJVA)

19 ~ and have hope toward God, which they themselves also allow, that there shall be a resurrection of the dead, both of the just and unjust.   Acts 24:15 (KJVA)


20 ~ For we are saved by hope: but hope that is seen is not hope: for what a man seeth, why doth he yet hope for?   Romans 8:24 (KJVA)

21 ~ And where is now my hope? As for my hope, who shall see it?  Job 17:15 (KJVA)


22 ~ This I recall to my mind, therefore have I hope.  Lamentations 3:21 (KJVA)

23 ~ or saith he it altogether for our sakes? For our sakes, no doubt, this is written: that he that ploweth should plow in hope; and that he that thresheth in hope should be partaker of his hope.    1 Corinthians 9:10 (KJVA)

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