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Popular Bible Verses about Encouragement - Page 2

Found 22 Verses (from 11)

2 Corinthians 1:7

Bible Rank: 3,080
And our hope for you is firm, because we know that just as you share in our sufferings, so also you share in our comfort. NIV
And our hope for you [our joyful and confident expectation of good for you] is ever unwavering (assured and unshaken); for we know that just as you share and are partners in [our] sufferings and calamities, you also share and are partners in [our] comfort (consolation and encouragement). AMP
And our hope of you is stedfast, knowing, that as ye are partakers of the sufferings, so shall ye be also of the consolation. KJV

2 Corinthians 1:6

Bible Rank: 3,141
If we are distressed, it is for your comfort and salvation; if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which produces in you patient endurance of the same sufferings we suffer. NIV
But if we are troubled (afflicted and distressed), it is for your comfort (consolation and encouragement) and [for your] salvation; and if we are comforted (consoled and encouraged), it is for your comfort (consolation and encouragement), which works [in you] when you patiently endure the same evils (misfortunes and calamities) that we also suffer and undergo. AMP
And whether we be afflicted, it is for your consolation and salvation, which is effectual in the enduring of the same sufferings which we also suffer: or whether we be comforted, it is for your consolation and salvation. KJV

Philemon 1:7

Bible Rank: 4,674
Your love has given me great joy and encouragement, because you, brother, have refreshed the hearts of the Lord's people. NIV
For I have derived great joy and comfort and encouragement from your love, because the hearts of the saints [who are your fellow Christians] have been cheered and refreshed through you, [my] brother. AMP
For we have great joy and consolation in thy love, because the bowels of the saints are refreshed by thee, brother. KJV

2 Corinthians 7:13

Bible Rank: 4,876
By all this we are encouraged. In addition to our own encouragement, we were especially delighted to see how happy Titus was, because his spirit has been refreshed by all of you. NIV
Therefore we are relieved and comforted and encouraged [at the result]. And in addition to our own [personal] consolation, we were especially delighted at the joy of Titus, because you have all set his mind at rest, soothing and refreshing his spirit. AMP
Therefore we were comforted in your comfort: yea, and exceedingly the more joyed we for the joy of Titus, because his spirit was refreshed by you all. KJV

Hebrews 13:22

Bible Rank: 5,639
Brothers and sisters, I urge you to bear with my word of exhortation, for in fact I have written to you quite briefly. NIV
I call on you, brethren, to listen patiently and bear with this message of exhortation and admonition and encouragement, for I have written to you briefly. AMP
And I beseech you, brethren, suffer the word of exhortation: for I have written a letter unto you in few words. KJV

Acts 20:2

Bible Rank: 10,013
He traveled through that area, speaking many words of encouragement to the people, and finally arrived in Greece NIV
Then after he had gone through those districts and had warned and consoled and urged and encouraged the brethren with much discourse, he came to Greece. AMP
And when he had gone over those parts, and had given them much exhortation, he came into Greece, KJV

Acts 13:15

Bible Rank: 11,569
After the reading from the Law and the Prophets, the leaders of the synagogue sent word to them, saying, "Brothers, if you have a word of exhortation for the people, please speak." NIV
After the reading of the Law and the Prophets, the leaders [of the worship] of the synagogue sent to them saying, Brethren, if you have any word of exhortation or consolation or encouragement for the people, say it. AMP
And after the reading of the law and the prophets the rulers of the synagogue sent unto them, saying, Ye men and brethren, if ye have any word of exhortation for the people, say on. KJV

Acts 15:31

Bible Rank: 13,316
The people read it and were glad for its encouraging message. NIV
And when they read it, the people rejoiced at the consolation and encouragement [it brought them]. AMP
Which when they had read, they rejoiced for the consolation. KJV

Romans 12:8

Bible Rank: 13,898
If it is to encourage, then give encouragement; if it is giving, then give generously; if it is to lead, do it diligently; if it is to show mercy, do it cheerfully. NIV
He who exhorts (encourages), to his exhortation; he who contributes, let him do it in simplicity and liberality; he who gives aid and superintends, with zeal and singleness of mind; he who does acts of mercy, with genuine cheerfulness and joyful eagerness. AMP
Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness. KJV

1 Corinthians 14:3

Bible Rank: 15,311
But those who prophesy speak to people for their strengthening, encouragement and comfort. NIV
But [on the other hand], the one who prophesies [who interprets the divine will and purpose in inspired preaching and teaching] speaks to men for their upbuilding and constructive spiritual progress and encouragement and consolation. AMP
But he that prophesieth speaketh unto men to edification, and exhortation, and comfort. KJV

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