Bible Verses about 'Promises'

As it is written: "No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love him.
The Lord your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commands.
He has given us his very great and precious promises, so that through them you may participate in the divine nature and escape the corruption in the world caused by evil desires.
But from everlasting to everlasting the Lord's love is with those who fear him, and his righteousness with their children’s children — with those who keep his covenant and remember to obey his precepts.
The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. He is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.
Since we have these promises, dear friends, let us purify ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit, perfecting holiness out of reverence for God.
He has made us competent as ministers of a new covenant — not of the letter but of the Spirit; for the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life.
For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened.
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."
But the ministry Jesus has received is as superior to theirs [Those who served as priests in Old Testament times.] as the covenant of which he is mediator is superior to the old one, and it is founded on better promises.
"Whenever the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living creatures of every kind on the earth."
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.
The LORD will fulfill [his purpose] for me; your love, O LORD, endures forever — do not abandon the works of your hands.
"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go."
Since we have these promises, dear friends, let us purify ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit, perfecting holiness out of reverence for God.
The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things they had heard and seen, which were just as they had been told.

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Promises'

Illustration of Deuteronomy 7:9 on Promises
Illustration of 2 Peter 1:4 on Promises
Illustration of Psalm 103:17-18 on Promises
Illustration of Psalm 138:8 on Promises
Illustration of 2 Corinthians 7:1 on Promises
Illustration of John 6:29 on Promises
Illustration of 2 Corinthians 3:6 on Promises
Illustration of Luke 2:16-20 on Promises
Illustration of Joshua 1:9 on Promises
Illustration of Luke 11:10 on Promises
Illustration of Ruth 1:16 on Promises
Illustration of Hebrews 8:6 on Promises
Illustration of Hebrews 11:13 on Promises
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 2:9 on Promises
Illustration of Genesis 9:16 on Promises