Here are 97 Bible verses about promotion from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible (King James Version), sorted from most to least relevant.
Psalms 75:7 KJV
But God is the judge: he putteth down one, and setteth up another.
Psalms 20:4 KJV
Grant thee according to thine own heart, and fulfil all thy counsel.
James 4:10 KJV
Grant thee according to thine own heart, and fulfil all thy counsel.
Colossians 3:23 KJV
Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you up.
Psalms 75:6 KJV
And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men;
1 Peter 5:6 KJV
For promotion cometh neither from the east, nor from the west, nor from the south.
Genesis 12:2 KJV
Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time:
Daniel 2:48 KJV
And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing:
2 Timothy 2:15 KJV
Then the king made Daniel a great man, and gave him many great gifts, and made him ruler over the whole province of Babylon, and chief of the governors over all the wise men of Babylon.
Psalms 113:7 KJV
Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
Daniel 3:30 KJV
He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, and lifteth the needy out of the dunghill;
Philippians 4:8 KJV
Then the king promoted Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, in the province of Babylon.
Psalms 78:70 KJV
Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.
Psalms 113:7-8 KJV
He chose David also his servant, and took him from the sheepfolds:
Psalms 113:8 KJV
He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, and lifteth the needy out of the dunghill; That he may set him with princes, even with the princes of his people.
Colossians 1:27 KJV
That he may set him with princes, even with the princes of his people.
Psalms 75:6-7 KJV
To whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ in you, the hope of glory:
1 Chronicles 11:6 KJV
For promotion cometh neither from the east, nor from the west, nor from the south. But God is the judge: he putteth down one, and setteth up another.
John 4:24 KJV
And David said, Whosoever smiteth the Jebusites first shall be chief and captain. So Joab the son of Zeruiah went first up, and was chief.
Isaiah 60:1 KJV
God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.
Daniel 2:21 KJV
Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee.
Galatians 3:28 KJV
And he changeth the times and the seasons: he removeth kings, and setteth up kings: he giveth wisdom unto the wise, and knowledge to them that know understanding:
Habakkuk 2:4 KJV
There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.
Genesis 1:28 KJV
Behold, his soul which is lifted up is not upright in him: but the just shall live by his faith.
John 15:7 KJV
And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.
Luke 4:43 KJV
If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, and it shall be done unto you.
Hosea 4:6 KJV
And he said unto them, I must preach the kingdom of God to other cities also: for therefore am I sent.
Philippians 4:13 KJV
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children.
Proverbs 3:5-6 KJV
I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.
Proverbs 30:8-9 KJV
Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.
Psalms 78:71 KJV
Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me: Lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, Who is the LORD? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain.
1 Kings 16:2 KJV
From following the ewes great with young he brought him to feed Jacob his people, and Israel his inheritance.
Romans 12:2 KJV
Forasmuch as I exalted thee out of the dust, and made thee prince over my people Israel; and thou hast walked in the way of Jeroboam, and hast made my people Israel to sin, to provoke me to anger with their sins;
John 3:16 KJV
And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.
2 Timothy 1:7 KJV
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
Colossians 1:26 KJV
For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
Luke 14:11 KJV
Even the mystery which hath been hid from ages and from generations, but now is made manifest to his saints:
Luke 1:37 KJV
For whosoever exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.
Matthew 23:12 KJV
For with God nothing shall be impossible.
Luke 18:14 KJV
And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted.
Jeremiah 29:11 KJV
I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other: for every one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.
Psalms 3:3 KJV
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.
2 Timothy 3:16 KJV
But thou, O LORD, art a shield for me; my glory, and the lifter up of mine head.
John 3:16-17 KJV
All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:
Luke 1:52 KJV
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.
1 John 4:8 KJV
He hath put down the mighty from their seats, and exalted them of low degree.
Genesis 1:27 KJV
He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.
1 Timothy 5:18 KJV
So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
Ephesians 5:18 KJV
For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn. And, The labourer is worthy of his reward.
1 Corinthians 6:19-20 KJV
And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit;
Proverbs 18:22 KJV
What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own? For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God’s.
3 John 1:2 KJV
Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the LORD.
James 1:17 KJV
Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.
Hebrews 4:7 KJV
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.
1 Corinthians 10:31 KJV
Again, he limiteth a certain day, saying in David, To day, after so long a time; as it is said, To day if ye will hear his voice, harden not your hearts.
Romans 8:1 KJV
Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.
John 16:33 KJV
There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.
John 8:12 KJV
These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.
Proverbs 17:22 KJV
Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.
Genesis 1:1 KJV
A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones.
Revelation 1:1 KJV
In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.
Colossians 3:12-16 KJV
The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave unto him, to shew unto his servants things which must shortly come to pass; and he sent and signified it by his angel unto his servant John:
Acts 2:38 KJV
Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering; Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye. And above all these things put on charity, which is the bond of perfectness. And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body; and be ye thankful. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.
John 1:2 KJV
Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.
Mark 12:9 KJV
The same was in the beginning with God.
Matthew 19:26 KJV
What shall therefore the lord of the vineyard do? he will come and destroy the husbandmen, and will give the vineyard unto others.
1 Kings 11:28 KJV
But Jesus beheld them, and said unto them, With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible.
James 2:26 KJV
And the man Jeroboam was a mighty man of valour: and Solomon seeing the young man that he was industrious, he made him ruler over all the charge of the house of Joseph.
Hebrews 11:6 KJV
For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead also.
Jeremiah 33:6 KJV
But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.
James 1:9 KJV
Behold, I will bring it health and cure, and I will cure them, and will reveal unto them the abundance of peace and truth.
Philippians 4:6 KJV
Let the brother of low degree rejoice in that he is exalted:
2 Corinthians 13:14 KJV
Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.
John 10:10 KJV
The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Ghost, be with you all. Amen.
John 1:1 KJV
The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.
Isaiah 6:1 KJV
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Proverbs 16:24 KJV
In the year that king Uzziah died I saw also the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up, and his train filled the temple.
Proverbs 14:30 KJV
Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.
1 John 1:9 KJV
A sound heart is the life of the flesh: but envy the rottenness of the bones.
1 Kings 16:1-2 KJV
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Joshua 1:1-2 KJV
Then the word of the LORD came to Jehu the son of Hanani against Baasha, saying, Forasmuch as I exalted thee out of the dust, and made thee prince over my people Israel; and thou hast walked in the way of Jeroboam, and hast made my people Israel to sin, to provoke me to anger with their sins;
Genesis 41:40 KJV
Now after the death of Moses the servant of the LORD it came to pass, that the LORD spake unto Joshua the son of Nun, Moses’ minister, saying, Moses my servant is dead; now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, thou, and all this people, unto the land which I do give to them, even to the children of Israel.
Daniel 6:2 KJV
Thou shalt be over my house, and according unto thy word shall all my people be ruled: only in the throne will I be greater than thou.
Genesis 45:8 KJV
And over these three presidents; of whom Daniel was first: that the princes might give accounts unto them, and the king should have no damage.
2 Samuel 7:8 KJV
So now it was not you that sent me hither, but God: and he hath made me a father to Pharaoh, and lord of all his house, and a ruler throughout all the land of Egypt.
Esther 5:11 KJV
Now therefore so shalt thou say unto my servant David, Thus saith the LORD of hosts, I took thee from the sheepcote, from following the sheep, to be ruler over my people, over Israel:
Ecclesiastes 10:7 KJV
And Haman told them of the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his children, and all the things wherein the king had promoted him, and how he had advanced him above the princes and servants of the king.
Proverbs 19:10 KJV
I have seen servants upon horses, and princes walking as servants upon the earth.
Genesis 39:5 KJV
Delight is not seemly for a fool; much less for a servant to have rule over princes.
Daniel 5:29 KJV
And it came to pass from the time that he had made him overseer in his house, and over all that he had, that the LORD blessed the Egyptian’s house for Joseph’s sake; and the blessing of the LORD was upon all that he had in the house, and in the field.
Esther 3:1 KJV
Then commanded Belshazzar, and they clothed Daniel with scarlet, and put a chain of gold about his neck, and made a proclamation concerning him, that he should be the third ruler in the kingdom.
Luke 6:12-15 KJV
After these things did king Ahasuerus promote Haman the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, and advanced him, and set his seat above all the princes that were with him.
1 Kings 14:7 KJV
And it came to pass in those days, that he went out into a mountain to pray, and continued all night in prayer to God. And when it was day, he called unto him his disciples: and of them he chose twelve, whom also he named apostles; Simon, (whom he also named Peter,) and Andrew his brother, James and John, Philip and Bartholomew, Matthew and Thomas, James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon called Zelotes,
Esther 6:11 KJV
Go, tell Jeroboam, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, Forasmuch as I exalted thee from among the people, and made thee prince over my people Israel,
Daniel 2:48-49 KJV
Then took Haman the apparel and the horse, and arrayed Mordecai, and brought him on horseback through the street of the city, and proclaimed before him, Thus shall it be done unto the man whom the king delighteth to honour.
1 Samuel 2:7 KJV
Then the king made Daniel a great man, and gave him many great gifts, and made him ruler over the whole province of Babylon, and chief of the governors over all the wise men of Babylon. Then Daniel requested of the king, and he set Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, over the affairs of the province of Babylon: but Daniel sat in the gate of the king.
Daniel 6:3 KJV
The LORD maketh poor, and maketh rich: he bringeth low, and lifteth up.
Daniel 5:19 KJV
And for the majesty that he gave him, all people, nations, and languages, trembled and feared before him: whom he would he slew; and whom he would he kept alive; and whom he would he set up; and whom he would he put down.
Proverbs 30:22 KJV
For a servant when he reigneth; and a fool when he is filled with meat;
Proverbs 3:35 KJV
The wise shall inherit glory: but shame shall be the promotion of fools.