62 Bible Verses About Trusting God

If you want to know what does the Bible say about trusting God, here are 62 Bible verses about trusting God from the Old and New Testament of The Holy Bible, King James Version (KJV), New International Version (NIV), and English Standard Version (ESV).

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Bible Verses about Trusting God’s Plan

Jeremiah 17:7-8

King James Version
Blessed is the man that trusteth in the Lord, and whose hope the Lord is. For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters, and that spreadeth out her roots by the river, and shall not see when heat cometh, but her leaf shall be green; and shall not be careful in the year of drought, neither shall cease from yielding fruit.

New International Version
But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him. They will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. It has no worries in a year of drought and never fails to bear fruit.

English Standard Version
Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, whose trust is the Lord. He is like a tree planted by water, that sends out its roots by the stream, and does not fear when heat comes, for its leaves remain green, and is not anxious in the year of drought, for it does not cease to bear fruit.

Psalm 20:7

King James Version
Some trust in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the Lord our God.

New International Version
Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God.

English Standard Version
Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God.

Psalm 13:5

King James Version
But I have trusted in thy mercy; my heart shall rejoice in thy salvation.

New International Version
But I trust in your unfailing love; my heart rejoices in your salvation.

English Standard Version
But I have trusted in your steadfast love; my heart shall rejoice in your salvation.

Proverbs 16:3

King James Version
Commit thy works unto the Lord, and thy thoughts shall be established.

New International Version
Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans.

English Standard Version
Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.

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Psalm 125:1

King James Version
They that trust in the Lord shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever.

New International Version
Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be shaken but endures forever.

English Standard Version
Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but abides forever.

Proverbs 16:20

King James Version
He that handleth a matter wisely shall find good: and whoso trusteth in the Lord, happy is he.

New International Version
Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers, and blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord.

English Standard Version
Whoever gives thought to the word will discover good, and blessed is he who trusts in the Lord.

Isaiah 26:3

King James Version
Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.

New International Version
You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.

English Standard Version
You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.

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Psalm 16:1

King James Version
Preserve me, O God: for in thee do I put my trust.

New International Version
Keep me safe, my God, for in you I take refuge.

English Standard Version
Preserve me, O God, for in you I take refuge.

Psalm 37:23

King James Version
The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in his way.

New International Version
The Lord makes firm the steps of the one who delights in him;

English Standard Version
The steps of a man are established by the Lord, when he delights in his way;

Psalm 31:14

King James Version
But I trusted in thee, O Lord: I said, Thou art my God.

New International Version
But I trust in you, Lord; I say, “You are my God.”

English Standard Version
But I trust in you, O Lord; I say, “You are my God.”

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Psalm 46:10

King James Version
Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.

New International Version
He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”

English Standard Version
“Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!”

Psalm 143:8

King James Version
Cause me to hear thy lovingkindness in the morning; for in thee do I trust: cause me to know the way wherein I should walk; for I lift up my soul unto thee.

New International Version
Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.

English Standard Version
Let me hear in the morning of your steadfast love, for in you I trust. Make me know the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul.

Isaiah 43:1

King James Version
But now thus saith the Lord that created thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine.

New International Version
But now, this is what the Lord says— he who created you, Jacob, he who formed you, Israel: Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine.

English Standard Version
But now thus says the Lord, he who created you, O Jacob, he who formed you, O Israel: Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine.

Psalm 9:10

King James Version
And they that know thy name will put their trust in thee: for thou, Lord, hast not forsaken them that seek thee.

New International Version
Those who know your name trust in you, for you, Lord, have never forsaken those who seek you.

English Standard Version
And those who know your name put their trust in you, for you, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek you.

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2 Samuel 7:28

King James Version
And now, O Lord God, thou art that God, and thy words be true, and thou hast promised this goodness unto thy servant:

New International Version
Sovereign Lord, you are God! Your covenant is trustworthy, and you have promised these good things to your servant.

English Standard Version
And now, O Lord God, you are God, and your words are true, and you have promised this good thing to your servant.

Psalm 33:4

King James Version
For the word of the Lord is right; and all his works are done in truth.

New International Version
For the word of the Lord is right and true; he is faithful in all he does.

English Standard Version
For the word of the Lord is upright, and all his work is done in faithfulness.

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Matthew 6:25

King James Version
Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?

New International Version
Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes?

English Standard Version
Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?

1 John 5:14

King James Version
And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us:

New International Version
This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.

English Standard Version
And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us.

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Hebrews 11:6

King James Version
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.

New International Version
And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.

English Standard Version
And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him.

Philippians 4:6-7

King James Version
Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

New International Version
Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

English Standard Version
do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Hebrews 13:8

King James Version
Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.

New International Version
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.

English Standard Version
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.

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John 10:10

King James Version
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.

New International Version
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.

English Standard Version
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.

James 1:6

King James Version
But let him ask in faith, nothing wavering. For he that wavereth is like a wave of the sea driven with the wind and tossed.

New International Version
But when you ask, you must believe and not doubt, because the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, blown and tossed by the wind.

English Standard Version
But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind.

Proverbs 3:5-6

King James Version
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.

New International Version
Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.

English Standard Version
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.

Philippians 4:19

King James Version
But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.

New International Version
And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches of his glory in Christ Jesus.

English Standard Version
And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.

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Bible Verses about Trusting God in Difficult Times

Psalm 84:12

King James Version
O Lord of hosts, blessed is the man that trusteth in thee.

New International Version
Lord Almighty, blessed is the one who trusts in you.

English Standard Version
O Lord of hosts, blessed is the one who trusts in you!

Psalm 56:3

King James Version
What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee.

New International Version
When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.

English Standard Version
When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.

Joshua 1:9

King James Version
Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.

New International Version
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.

English Standard Version
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.

Genesis 28:15

King James Version
And, behold, I am with thee, and will keep thee in all places whither thou goest, and will bring thee again into this land; for I will not leave thee, until I have done that which I have spoken to thee of.

New International Version
I am with you and will watch over you wherever you go, and I will bring you back to this land. I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised you.

English Standard Version
Behold, I am with you and will keep you wherever you go, and will bring you back to this land. For I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised you.

Isaiah 43:2

King James Version
When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee.

New International Version
When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze.

English Standard Version
When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you.

Psalm 91:1-2

King James Version
He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust.

New International Version
Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.”

English Standard Version
He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say to the Lord, “My refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.”

Psalm 145:18

King James Version
The Lord is nigh unto all them that call upon him, to all that call upon him in truth.

New International Version
The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.

English Standard Version
The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.

Psalm 56:4

King James Version
In God I will praise his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do unto me.

New International Version
In God, whose word I praise— in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?

English Standard Version
In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can flesh do to me?

Psalm 37:3

King James Version
Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.

New International Version
Trust in the Lord and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture.

English Standard Version
Trust in the Lord, and do good; dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness.

Nahum 1:7

King James Version
The Lord is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him.

New International Version
The Lord is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him,

English Standard Version
The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; he knows those who take refuge in him.

Psalm 112:7

King James Version
He shall not be afraid of evil tidings: his heart is fixed, trusting in the Lord.

New International Version
They will have no fear of bad news; their hearts are steadfast, trusting in the Lord.

English Standard Version
He is not afraid of bad news; his heart is firm, trusting in the Lord.

Isaiah 12:2

King James Version
Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and not be afraid: for the Lord Jehovah is my strength and my song; he also is become my salvation.

New International Version
Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord, the Lord himself, is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation.

English Standard Version
Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and will not be afraid; for the Lord God is my strength and my song, and he has become my salvation.

Psalm 62:8

King James Version
Trust in him at all times; ye people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us.

New International Version
Trust in him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge.

English Standard Version
Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us.

Psalm 121:3

King James Version
He will not suffer thy foot to be moved: he that keepeth thee will not slumber.

New International Version
He will not let your foot slip— he who watches over you will not slumber;

English Standard Version
He will not let your foot be moved; he who keeps you will not slumber.

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Daniel 6:23

King James Version
Then was the king exceedingly glad for him, and commanded that they should take Daniel up out of the den. So Daniel was taken up out of the den, and no manner of hurt was found upon him, because he believed in his God.

New International Version
The king was overjoyed and gave orders to lift Daniel out of the den. And when Daniel was lifted from the den, no wound was found on him, because he had trusted in his God.

English Standard Version
Then the king was exceedingly glad, and commanded that Daniel be taken up out of the den. So Daniel was taken up out of the den, and no kind of harm was found on him, because he had trusted in his God.

Isaiah 41:10

King James Version
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.

New International Version
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

English Standard Version
fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

Isaiah 40:31

King James Version
But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.

New International Version
but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

English Standard Version
but they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.

Proverbs 29:25

King James Version
The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the Lord shall be safe.

New International Version
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe.

English Standard Version
The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is safe.

John 14:1

King James Version
Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me.

New International Version
Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me.

English Standard Version
Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.

1 Peter 5:7

King James Version
Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you.

New International Version
Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.

English Standard Version
casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.

Romans 8:28

King James Version
And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.

New International Version
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

English Standard Version
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.

Mark 5:36

King James Version
As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he saith unto the ruler of the synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe.

New International Version
Overhearing what they said, Jesus told him, “Don’t be afraid; just believe.”

English Standard Version
But overhearing what they said, Jesus said to the ruler of the synagogue, “Do not fear, only believe.”

Romans 15:13

King James Version
Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost.

New International Version
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.

English Standard Version
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.

Matthew 6:26

King James Version
Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?

New International Version
Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?

English Standard Version
Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they?

Romans 12:19

King James Version
Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord.

New International Version
Do not take revenge, my dear friends, but leave room for God’s wrath, for it is written: “It is mine to avenge; I will repay,” says the Lord.

English Standard Version
Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it to the wrath of God, for it is written, “Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord.”

Bible Verses about Trusting God’s Timing

Psalm 37:5

King James Version
Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.

New International Version
Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him and he will do this:

English Standard Version
Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him, and he will act.

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Psalm 27:14

King James Version
Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord.

New International Version
Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.

English Standard Version
Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord!

1 John 5:15

King James Version
And if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him.

New International Version
And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him.

English Standard Version
And if we know that he hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we have the requests that we have asked of him.

Psalm 118:8

King James Version
It is better to trust in the Lord than to put confidence in man.

New International Version
It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in humans.

English Standard Version
It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in man.

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Psalm 28:7

King James Version
The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in him, and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; and with my song will I praise him.

New International Version
The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.

English Standard Version
The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts, and I am helped; my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him.

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