Bible Verses about 'People'

For the grace of God has appeared that offers salvation to all people. It teaches us to say "No" to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in this present age...
In everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the prophets.
A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this all men will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.
The commandments, "Do not commit adultery," "Do not murder," "Do not steal," "Do not covet," and whatever other commandment there may be, are summed up in this one rule: "Love your neighbor as yourself." Love does no harm to its neighbor. Therefore love is the fulfillment of the law.
As God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.
If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
God is not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have helped his people and continue to help them.
I saw the Holy City, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride, beautifully dressed for her husband. And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, "Now the dwelling of God is with men, and he will live with them. They will be his people, and God himself will be with them and be their God. He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of thing has passed away.
Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many people; and he will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him.
Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against one of your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the Lord.
Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people.
For the Lord takes delight in his people; he crowns the humble with salvation.
"You are no longer foreigners and aliens, but fellow citizens with God's people and members of God's household."
Come, let us bow down in worship, let us kneel before the Lord our Maker; for he is our God and we are the people of his pasture, the flock under his care.
We know him who said, "It is mine to avenge; I will repay," and again, "The Lord will judge his people." It is a dreadful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.
Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge.
Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy.
The day of the Lord will come like a thief. The heavens will disappear with a roar; the elements will be destroyed by fire, and the earth and everything in it will be laid bare. Since everything will be destroyed in this way, what kind of people ought you to be? You ought to live holy and godly lives.
When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said,"I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."
When King Herod had called together all the people's chief priests and teachers of the law, he asked them where the Christ was to be born. "In Bethlehem in Judea," they replied, "for this is what the prophet has written: 'But you, Bethlehem, in the land of Judah, are by no means the least among the rulers of Judah; for out of you will come a ruler who will be the shepherd of my people Israel.'"
An angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, "Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit. She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins."
[Zechariah said,] "Praise be to the Lord, God of Israel, because he has come and has redeemed his people. He has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David, as he said through his holy prophets long ago."
[Zechariah prophesied concerning John,] "You, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him, to give his people the knowledge of salvation through the forgiveness of their sins, because of the tender mercy of our God."
And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid. I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is Christ the Lord."
Simeon took him [Jesus] in his arms and praised God, saying: "Sovereign Lord, as you have promised, you now dismiss your servant in peace. For my eyes have seen your salvation, which you have prepared in the sight of all people, a light for revelation to the Gentiles and for glory to your people Israel."
Joshua told the people, "Consecrate yourselves, for tomorrow the LORD will do amazing things among you."
And they sang a new song: "You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals, because you were slain, and with your blood you purchased men for God from every tribe and language and people and nation.
...while we wait for the blessed hope — the glorious appearing of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ, who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a people that are his very own, eager to do what is good.
Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers.
Woe to those who make unjust laws, to those who issue oppressive decrees, to deprive the poor of their rights and withhold justice from the oppressed of my people.
I will keep you and will make you to be a covenant for the people and a light for the Gentiles.
Save your people and bless your inheritance; be their shepherd and carry them forever.
May the LORD, the God of the spirits of all mankind, appoint a man over this community to go out and come in before them, one who will lead them out and bring them in, so the LORD's people will not be like sheep without a shepherd.
"Woe to me!" I cried. "I am ruined! For I am a man of unclean lips, and I live among a people of unclean lips, and my eyes have seen the King, the LORD Almighty."
The people served the LORD throughout the lifetime of Joshua and of the elders who outlived him and who had seen all the great things the LORD had done for Israel.
In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams.
People were bringing little children to Jesus to have him touch them, but the disciples rebuked them. When Jesus saw this, he was indignant. He said to them, Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.
In your unfailing love you will lead the people you have redeemed. In your strength you will guide them to your holy dwelling.
I will show my greatness and my holiness, and I will make myself known in the sight of many nations. Then they will know that I am the LORD.
Live such good lives among the pagans that, though they accuse you of doing wrong, they may see your good deeds and glorify God on the day he visits us.
The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.
When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."
But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.
He had to be made like his brothers in every way, in order that he might become a merciful and faithful high priest in service to God, and that he might make atonement for the sins of the people.
[As the prophet has written:] "But you, Bethlehem, in the land of Judah, are by no means least among the rulers of Judah; for out of you will come a ruler who will be the shepherd of my people Israel."
Ruth replied, "Don't urge me to leave you or to turn back from you. Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God."
So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.
The LORD God said, "It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him."
Stop trusting in man, who has but a breath in his nostrils. Of what account is he?
Jesus would not entrust himself to them, for he knew all men. He did not need man's testimony about man, for he knew what was in a man.
You are still worldly. For since there is jealousy and quarreling among you, are you not worldly? Are you not acting like mere humans?
Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.
Look at the land with your own eyes, since you are not going to cross this Jordan. But commission Joshua, and encourage and strengthen him, for he will lead this people across and will cause them to inherit the land that you will see.
Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.
Now we ask you, brothers, to respect those who work hard among you, who are over you in the Lord and who admonish you.
People who want to get rich fall into temptation and a trap and into many foolish and harmful desires that plunge men into ruin and destruction.
Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers.
"I [Darius King of Persia] issue a decree that in every part of my kingdom people must fear and reverence the God of Daniel. For he is the living God and he endures forever; his kingdom will not be destroyed, his dominion will never end. He rescues and he saves; he performs signs and wonders in the heavens and on the earth. He has rescued Daniel from the power of the lions."
"If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land."
Moses thought that his own people would realize that God was using him to rescue them, but they did not.
When men tell you to consult mediums and spiritists, who whisper and mutter, should not a people inquire of their God? Why consult the dead on behalf of the living?
The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned.
So Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many people; and he will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him.
Woe to those who make unjust laws, to those who issue oppressive decrees, to deprive the poor of their rights and withhold justice from the oppressed of my people, making widows their prey and robbing the fatherless.
Moses then said to Aaron, "This is what the LORD spoke of when he said: "'Among those who approach me I will show myself holy; in the sight of all the people I will be honored.'" Aaron remained silent.
Who should not revere you, O King of the nations? This is your due. Among all the wise men of the nations and in all their kingdoms, there is no one like you.
Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another — and all the more as you see the Day approaching.
But some troublemakers said, "How can this fellow [Saul] save us?" They despised him and brought him no gifts. But Saul kept silent.
All these people were still living by faith when they died. They did not receive the things promised; they only saw them and welcomed them from a distance. And they admitted that they were aliens and strangers on earth.
He [Barnabas] was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and faith, and a great number of people were brought to the Lord.
Just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, so in Christ we who are many form one body, and each member belongs to all the others.
"Do not be afraid," Samuel replied [to the people of Israel]. "You have done all this evil; yet do not turn away from the LORD, but serve the LORD with all your heart."
For the sake of his great name the LORD will not reject his people, because the LORD was pleased to make you his own.
When the priests and Levites had purified themselves ceremonially, they purified the people, the gates and the wall.
Know that the LORD is God. It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, the sheep of his pasture.
Will you not revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you?
If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some people have entertained angels without knowing it.
Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and aliens, but fellow citizens with God's people and members of God's household, built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, with Christ Jesus himself as the chief cornerstone.
May the Lord make your love increase and overflow for each other and for everyone else, just as ours does for you.
From the LORD comes deliverance. May your blessing be on your people.
But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid. I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people."
He came to that which was his own, but his own did not receive him.

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'People'

Illustration of Ephesians 4:3 on People
Illustration of Luke 1:78-79 on People
Illustration of Mark 10:14 on People
Illustration of Psalm 62:7-8 on People
Illustration of Colossians 3:12 on People
Illustration of 2 Chronicles 7:14 on People
Illustration of Hebrews 6:10 on People
Illustration of Leviticus 19:18 on People
Illustration of Proverbs 14:34 on People
Illustration of Psalm 149:4 on People
Illustration of Romans 12:4-5 on People
Illustration of Ephesians 2:19 on People
Illustration of Hebrews 10:30-31 on People
Illustration of Matthew 5:11-12 on People
Illustration of 1 Peter 2:9 on People
Illustration of 2 Peter 3:10-11 on People
Illustration of John 8:12 on People
Illustration of Matthew 1:20-21 on People
Illustration of Matthew 2:4-6 on People
Illustration of Luke 1:68-70 on People
Illustration of Luke 2:8-11 on People
Illustration of Luke 2:28-32 on People
Illustration of John 13:34 on People
Illustration of Isaiah 2:22 on People
Illustration of Titus 2:13-14 on People
Illustration of Galatians 6:10 on People
Illustration of Isaiah 10:1-2 on People
Illustration of Isaiah 42:6 on People
Illustration of Psalm 28:9 on People
Illustration of Numbers 27:16-17 on People
Illustration of Isaiah 6:5 on People
Illustration of Judges 2:7 on People
Illustration of Acts 2:17 on People
Illustration of The Golden Rule on People
Illustration of Exodus 15:13 on People
Illustration of 1 Peter 2:12 on People
Illustration of Psalm 34:18 on People
Illustration of Hebrews 2:17 on People
Illustration of Ruth 1:16 on People
Illustration of Genesis 1:27 on People
Illustration of Genesis 2:18 on People
Illustration of John 2:25 on People
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 3:3 on People
Illustration of Psalm 3:8 on People
Illustration of Deuteronomy 3:28 on People
Illustration of 1 Thessalonians 5:12 on People
Illustration of 1 Timothy 6:9 on People
Illustration of Daniel 6:26-27 on People
Illustration of Acts 7:25 on People
Illustration of Isaiah 8:19 on People
Illustration of Isaiah 9:2 on People
Illustration of Hebrews 9:28 on People
Illustration of Leviticus 10:3 on People
Illustration of Jeremiah 10:7 on People
Illustration of Hebrews 10:25 on People
Illustration of 1 Samuel 10:27 on People
Illustration of Hebrews 11:13 on People
Illustration of Acts 11:24 on People
Illustration of 1 Samuel 12:20 on People
Illustration of 1 Samuel 12:22 on People
Illustration of Nehemiah 12:30 on People
Illustration of Psalm 85:6 on People
Illustration of Hebrews 13:2 on People
Illustration of Titus 2:11-12 on People
Illustration of 1 Thessalonians 3:12 on People
Illustration of John 1:11 on People
Illustration of Romans 13:9-10 on People
Illustration of Revelation 21:2-4 on People
Illustration of Revelation 5:9 on People
Illustration of Psalm 100:3 on People
Illustration of Psalm 95:6-7 on People
Illustration of Joshua 3:5 on People
Illustration of Ezekiel 38:23 Gallery on People