Bible Verses about Joy

By M. Grace, May 09, 2018 21:05 PM

What Does the Bible Say About Joy?(pixabay)

Bible verses about joy help Christians who are going through hard seasons in their lives. God's words contained in the Bible references joy and wants us to have it even when everything seems difficult. Discover what God has to say about joy.

Use these joy Bible verses:

James 1:2-3

 Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds,  because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.

Ecclesiastes 9:7

 Go, eat your food with gladness, and drink your wine with a joyful heart, for God has already approved what you do.

1 Peter 1:8-9

Though you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy,  for you are receiving the end result of your faith, the salvation of your souls.

Psalm 47:1

Clap your hands, all you nations; shout to God with cries of joy.

Romans 15:13

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.

Proverbs 10:28

The prospect of the righteous is joy, but the hopes of the wicked come to nothing.

Isaiah 9:3

You have enlarged the nation and increased their joy; they rejoice before you as people rejoice at the harvest, as warriors rejoice when dividing the plunder.

2 John 1:12

 I have much to write to you, but I do not want to use paper and ink. Instead, I hope to visit you and talk with you face to face, so that our joy may be complete.

 

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