Here are 81 Bible verses about staying focus from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible (King James Version), sorted from most to least relevant.
Colossians 3:2 KJV
Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.
Proverbs 4:25 KJV
Let thine eyes look right on, and let thine eyelids look straight before thee.
Matthew 6:33 KJV
Let thine eyes look right on, and let thine eyelids look straight before thee.
Romans 8:5 KJV
But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
Philippians 4:8 KJV
For they that are after the flesh do mind the things of the flesh; but they that are after the Spirit the things of the Spirit.
Matthew 6:24 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.
Proverbs 16:3 KJV
No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon.
2 Timothy 2:15 KJV
Commit thy works unto the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established.
1 Corinthians 10:13 KJV
Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
1 Peter 3:17 KJV
There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.
Philippians 4:13 KJV
For it is better, if the will of God be so, that ye suffer for well doing, than for evil doing.
Proverbs 2:2-5 KJV
I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.
Isaiah 26:3 KJV
So that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to understanding; Yea, if thou criest after knowledge, and liftest up thy voice for understanding; If thou seekest her as silver, and searchest for her as for hid treasures; Then shalt thou understand the fear of the LORD, and find the knowledge of God.
Colossians 2:6-8 KJV
Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.
Isaiah 41:10 KJV
As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in him: Rooted and built up in him, and stablished in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving. Beware lest any man spoil you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men, after the rudiments of the world, and not after Christ.
Hebrews 12:1-2 KJV
Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
2 Timothy 3:16-17 KJV
Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us, Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Ecclesiastes 9:10 KJV
All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.
2 Timothy 1:7 KJV
Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.
Romans 12:9 KJV
For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
Hebrews 12:2 KJV
Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.
Matthew 24:13 KJV
Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Titus 2:11-12 KJV
But he that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved.
Romans 12:2 KJV
For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world;
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.
1 Peter 5:8 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.
Proverbs 15:20 KJV
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:
1 Corinthians 13:11 KJV
A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother.
Proverbs 18:7 KJV
When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.
Hebrews 3:1 KJV
A fool’s mouth is his destruction, and his lips are the snare of his soul.
Psalms 119:105 KJV
Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our profession, Christ Jesus;
1 Thessalonians 5:21 KJV
Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.
Philippians 3:12-14 KJV
Prove all things; hold fast that which is good.
Proverbs 3:6 KJV
Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus. Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
Colossians 3:1 KJV
In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.
Psalms 86:11 KJV
If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.
1 Thessalonians 5:17 KJV
Teach me thy way, O LORD; I will walk in thy truth: unite my heart to fear thy name.
Psalms 32:8 KJV
Pray without ceasing.
Joshua 1:8 KJV
I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will guide thee with mine eye.
Hebrews 2:1 KJV
This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.
Psalms 119:2 KJV
Therefore we ought to give the more earnest heed to the things which we have heard, lest at any time we should let them slip.
1 Corinthians 10:31 KJV
Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart.
1 Peter 1:13 KJV
Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.
Psalms 123:2 KJV
Wherefore gird up the loins of your mind, be sober, and hope to the end for the grace that is to be brought unto you at the revelation of Jesus Christ;
1 John 2:15 KJV
Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait upon the LORD our God, until that he have mercy upon us.
1 John 1:9 KJV
Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.
Psalms 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.
1 John 3:16 KJV
But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.
Romans 1:12 KJV
Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
Luke 9:23 KJV
That is, that I may be comforted together with you by the mutual faith both of you and me.
1 Peter 2:11 KJV
And he said to them all, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me.
Luke 21:34-36 KJV
Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;
1 Corinthians 6:19-20 KJV
And take heed to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts be overcharged with surfeiting, and drunkenness, and cares of this life, and so that day come upon you unawares. For as a snare shall it come on all them that dwell on the face of the whole earth. Watch ye therefore, and pray always, that ye may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass, and to stand before the Son of man.
Proverbs 8:35 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.
Colossians 3:23-24 KJV
For whoso findeth me findeth life, and shall obtain favour of the LORD.
Proverbs 6:6-8 KJV
And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; Knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ.
John 3:16-17 KJV
Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise: Which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, Provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest.
Hebrews 10:23 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.
Genesis 1:1 KJV
Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised;)
Philippians 3:12 KJV
In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.
Luke 9:62 KJV
Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus.
Mark 1:13 KJV
And Jesus said unto him, No man, having put his hand to the plough, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.
Luke 9:51 KJV
And he was there in the wilderness forty days, tempted of Satan; and was with the wild beasts; and the angels ministered unto him.
Hebrews 12:1 KJV
And it came to pass, when the time was come that he should be received up, he stedfastly set his face to go to Jerusalem,
Matthew 14:28-31 KJV
Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
Micah 6:8 KJV
And Peter answered him and said, Lord, if it be thou, bid me come unto thee on the water. And he said, Come. And when Peter was come down out of the ship, he walked on the water, to go to Jesus. But when he saw the wind boisterous, he was afraid; and beginning to sink, he cried, saying, Lord, save me. And immediately Jesus stretched forth his hand, and caught him, and said unto him, O thou of little faith, wherefore didst thou doubt?
John 14:6 KJV
He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the LORD require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?
Matthew 5:16 KJV
Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
Philippians 2:5 KJV
Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
Romans 13:14 KJV
Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus:
Psalms 119:1 KJV
But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof.
Hebrews 11:1 KJV
Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD.
Philippians 4:19 KJV
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.
Philippians 3:13 KJV
But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
Acts 20:24 KJV
Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before,
Psalms 139:16 KJV
But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.
Matthew 6:22 KJV
Thine eyes did see my substance, yet being unperfect; and in thy book all my members were written, which in continuance were fashioned, when as yet there was none of them.
Proverbs 5:9 KJV
The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light.
Acts 13:2 KJV
Lest thou give thine honour unto others, and thy years unto the cruel:
Job 14:7 KJV
As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them.
Daniel 7:13-14 KJV
For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease.
Luke 1:37 KJV
I saw in the night visions, and, behold, one like the Son of man came with the clouds of heaven, and came to the Ancient of days, and they brought him near before him. And there was given him dominion, and glory, and a kingdom, that all people, nations, and languages, should serve him: his dominion is an everlasting dominion, which shall not pass away, and his kingdom that which shall not be destroyed.