by Rex Rouis
Next to God Himself faith and believing are the most discussed issues in the Bible. Faith is the road to God. The following are some of best quotes I have found concerning faith in God. To learn more about faith itself go to – Scriptures on Faith & Believing and Do God’s Promises Cover What You Want? Also, study hope, it is the raw material from which the house of faith is built.
Kenneth E. Hagin Sr. – “Faith begins where the will of God is known.”
Larry Huggins – “Faith is confidence in the veracity of what God has said.”
Rex Rouis – “Faith is standing against what you see to get what you know from God.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “I am not moved by what I see. I am not moved by what I feel. I am moved only by what I believe.”
Charles Spurgeon – “Faith obliterates time, annihilates distance, and brings future things at once into its possession.”
Kamran Karimi – “The Bible is not supposed to make sense, it is supposed to make faith.”
Carrie Judd Montgomery – “You get faith by studying the Word. Study that Word until something in you “knows that you know” and that you do not just hope that you know.”
Henry Clay Trumbull – Not prayer without faith, nor faith without prayer, but prayer in faith, is the cost of spiritual gifts and graces.
Rex Rouis – “It is faith alone, in Christ alone, which alone moves God, when you are alone.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “How can one come to possess great faith? Now listen, here is the answer to that: First, the blade, then the ear, then the full corn in the ear. Faith must grow by soil, moisture, and exercise.”
Bible in Basic English…”the words of my mouth came from the faith in my heart; in the same way, our words are the outcome of our faith;” II Corinthians 4:13
Christopher Columbus – “You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.”
George Mueller – The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.
Kenneth E. Hagin Sr. – “Feed your faith and starve your doubts.” (Also, Lester Sumrall or perhaps others)
C. Nuzum – “Faith is the hand with which we take from God. When we have met all the conditions and taken what God is offering us, we must believe that we have that thing.”
Martin Luther – “Prayer is not overcoming God’s reluctance, but laying hold of His willingness.”
DS Cairns – “Faith is not trustful acquiescence.”
Martin Luther – “The whole being of any Christian is faith and love. Faith brings the person to God, love brings the person to people.”
Rex Rouis – “Seek faith at all cost; it is the evidence of the answer of God.”
Andrew Murray – “Faith expects from God what is beyond all expectation.”
Rex Rouis – “God is the Judge, Jesus is our Advocate, and faith is the evidence.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “Fear looks; faith jumps. Faith never fails to obtain its object. If I leave you as I found you, I am not God’s channel. I am not here to entertain you, but to get you to the place where you can laugh at the impossible.”
Dwight L. Moody – “A little faith will bring your soul to heaven, but a lot of faith will bring heaven to your soul.”
Andrew Wommack – The effectiveness of our faith is directly proportional to our acknowledgment of the good things that are in us, in Christ Jesus. Philemon 1:6
Joni Erickson Tada – “Faith isn’t the ability to believe long and far into the misty future. It’s simply taking God at His Word and taking the next step.”
Rex Rouis – Faith comes alive when the Word read from the page becomes the Word heard in your heart.
Elizabeth Gilbert – “Faith is walking face-first and full-speed into the dark.”
John Alexander Dowie – “While faith is a very precious grace, yet it is only the medium of the communication of God’s infinite love and power, and we must never put it in the place of God, Himself.”
Mark 4:26-27,28-29 – Faith is like a seed; plant it in your heart. God gives the harvest at the appointed time.
Matthew Barnett – “Faith is believing that God is going to take you places before you even get there.”
Randy Furco – “You can have hope without FAITH, But you can not have FAITH without Hope!”
Rex Rouis – “Faith is hearing Jesus say, “Come.” Believing is actually throwing your leg over the side of the boat.”
George Mueller – “I have joyfully dedicated my whole life to the object of exemplifying how much may be accomplished by prayer and faith.”
Mark Victor Hansen – “Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.”
Rex Rouis – “Unlike the unbeliever at the art gallery only seeing the paint but not the art; faith comes as a hearing that is only heard in the heart.”
Ralph Hodgson – “Some things have to be believed to be seen.”
Gloria Copeland – “You can’t stand effectively on “blind” faith. You must have a “knowing” faith, and that comes from believing wholeheartedly what the Word promises. You know God has spoken it and declared it to be so, and you know you can depend on that.” God’s Keys to Life
Marcus Ashford – “Be like God, in that you are fully assured that what you say will happen, and will come to pass.”
Rex Rouis – “Always remember, you are just one “hearing” away from Faith, just one ‘knowing” away from Peace, and just one “action” away from total Victory.”
E.W. Kenyon – “Faith talks in the language of God. Doubt talks in the language of man.”
Pastor Mirek Hufton – “Belief is a moral decision.”
Pastor Tim Hall – The world says, “Seeing is believing” – Faith says, “Believing is seeing”.
John Calvin – “The subject then of these chapters may be stated thus, — man’s only righteousness is through the mercy of God in Christ, which being offered by the Gospel is apprehended by faith.”
Unknown – “When you find out what the Scripture says about a particular situation, faith can be established in your heart, this knowledge will influence your soul (your mind, your will and your emotions).” Romans 10:17 says, “So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.”
Max Lucado – “Our belief in God is not blind faith. Belief is having a firm conviction something is true, not hoping it’s true.”
William James – “Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible”
Unknown – “Faith isn’t faith until it’s all you’re holding on to”
Rex Rouis – “Faith is God’s sovereign stamp of approval upon the things you are hoping for; His presence graced upon your seeking, and His witness placed upon your request.”
St. Thomas Aquinas – “To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.”
Martin Luther King, Jr – “Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”
Anselm – “I believe in order that I may understand.”
Thomas Watson – “Where reason cannot wade there faith may swim.”
Charles Wesley – “Faith, mighty faith, the promise sees, And looks to God alone; Laughs at impossibilities, And cries it shall be done.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “There are two kinds of faith. There is the natural faith. But the supernatural faith is the gift of God.”
Unknown – “Fear can keep us up all night long, but faith makes one fine pillow.”
Rex Rouis – “Faith is a heart received sanction by the Sovereign of Heaven; given the moment His will for a specific promise has been met.”
Carroll – “Faith is putting all your eggs in God’s basket, then counting your blessings before they hatch.”
Rex Rouis – “Hope = Desire + God’s Promise Faith = Hope + God’s Witness on the Promise”
Philip Yancey – “I have learned that faith means trusting in advance what will only make sense in reverse.”
Rex Rouis – “If our Christian walk were a business, faith would be our profits. It is the currency of God. Prayer is a transaction supported by faith.”
William Newton Clarke – “Faith is the daring of the soul to go farther than it can see”
Mahatma Gandhi – “There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever”
Rex Rouis – “Faith is spiritual ownership awaiting possession.”
C.S. Lewis – “Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted in spite of your changing moods”
Kahlil Gibran – “Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.”
Oswald Chambers – “Faith is deliberate confidence in the character of God whose ways you may not understand at the time.”
Rex Rouis – “Hope keeps you alive. Faith gives your life meaning, blessings, and a good end.”
Oswald Chambers – “Living a life of faith means never knowing where you are being led.”
Unknown – “Calmness is the way we show that we are trusting in God.”
Elizabeth Barret Browning – “Whoso loves, believes the impossible.”
Rex Rouis – “Faith is the God sanctioned ability graced upon man to trust what God can and will do.”
William Wordsworth – “Faith is a passionate intuition.”
Charles Finney – “I am speaking now of the kind of faith that ensures the blessing. Do not understand me as saying that there is nothing in prayer that is acceptable to God, or that even obtains the blessing sometimes, without this kind of faith (emphasis his).”
Smith Wigglesworth – “It is a blessed thing to learn that God’s word can never fail. Never harken to human plans. God can work mightily when you persist in believing Him in spite of discouragements from the human standpoint…I am not moved by what I see. I am moved only by what I believe. No man considers how he feels if he believes. The man who believes God has it (emphasis his).”
Rex Rouis – “The hearing of faith is the sound of the Word of God coming alive in your heart.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “I can’t understand God by feelings. I can’t understand the Lord Jesus Christ by feelings. I can only understand God the Father and Jesus Christ by what the Word says about them. God is everything the Word says He is. We need to get acquainted with Him through the Word.”
Andrew Murray – “Every exhibition of the power of faith was the fruit of a special revelation from God. . . . Our spiritual power depends on God Himself speaking those promises to us.”
Martin Luther (Preface to the Epistle of St. Paul to the Romans) – “O, when it comes to faith, what a living, creative, active, powerful thing it is. It cannot do other than good at all times. It never waits to ask whether there is some good work to do…”
Billy Bray – “He has made me glad and no one can make me sad. He makes me shout and no one can make me doubt…”
Dietrich Bonhoeffer – “only the believer is obedient and only the obedient believe.”
Jerome – “Ignorance of scripture is ignorance of Christ”
Rex Rouis – “Nothing can stop the individual who firmly believes that the wind in his sails comes directly from God.”
Saint Augustine – “Seek not to understand that you may believe, but believe that you may understand.”
Saint Augustine – “If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don’t like, it is not the gospel you believe, but yourself.”
Saint Augustine – “Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.”
Saint Augustine – “He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent.”
Scandinavian Saying – “Faith is like a bird that feels dawn breaking and sings while it is still dark.”
Carter Lindberg – “Faith enables persons to be persons because it lets God be God.”
Martin Luther King, Jr. – “Everything we see is a shadow cast by that which we do not see.”
Martin Luther – “Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.”
Martin Luther – “Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.”
Rex Rouis – “Faith is a happy peaceful narrow road.”
Andrew Murray – “What now is faith? Nothing other than the certainty that what God says is true.”
Norman Vincent Peale – “Frequently remind yourself that God is with you, that He will never fail you, that you can count upon him. Say these words, “God is with me, helping me.”
James E. Faust – “Believing requires action.”
Martin Luther – “Faith is permitting ourselves to be seized by the things that we do not see.”
Robert Louis Stevenson – “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.”
Rex Rouis – “Corresponding action to the nature of God is called holiness. Corresponding action to the commandments of God is called obedience. Corresponding action to the promises of God is called believing.”
Rex Rouis – “Depression is the emotional result of hopelessness. Joy is the emotional result of hope. Peace is the emotional result of faith.”
Henry Ward Beecher – “Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety or the handle of faith.”
Blaise Pascal – “I know whom I have believed.” (Latin – Scio cui credidi)
Blaise Pascal – “In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don’t.”
Blaise Pascal – “Faith is different from proof; the latter is human, the former is a gift from God.”
Unknown – “If God brings you to it, He will bring you through it.”
Unknown – “Weave in faith and God will find the thread.”
Unknown – “A little faith will bring your soul to heaven, but a lot of faith will bring heaven to your soul.”
Rex Rouis – “Faith is the witness of Heaven upon our desires/hopes that give them spiritual reality, legal substance, and eventual visibility.”
Shoemaker, Samuel M. – “Eternal life does not begin with death; it begins with faith.”
Smith, Sydney – “It is always right that a man should be able to render a reason for the faith that is within him.”
Stott, John R. – “Faith is a reasoning trust, a trust which reckons thoughtfully and confidently upon the trustworthiness of God.”
Teller, Edward – “When you get to the end of all the light you know and it’s time to step into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing that one of two things shall happen: either you will be given something solid to stand on, or you will be taught how to fly.”
Thackeray, William M. – “Tis not the dying for a faith that’s so hard… ‘Tis the living up to it that’s difficult.”
Tocqueville, Alexis De – “Despotism may govern without faith, but liberty cannot. How is it possible that society should escape destruction if the moral tie is not strengthened in proportion as the political tie is relaxed? And what can be done with a people who are their own masters if they are not submissive to the Deity?”
Rex Rouis – “Doubt sees what currently is and no more. Hope sees what can be but is not yet. Faith sees what will be as if it were now.”
Rex Rouis – “Hope will have it sometime. Faith has it now. Believing acts on it now.”
Rex Rouis – “In the same way that salt without taste is worthless, and a lamp that is covered is useless, so faith without actions is lifeless.”
Charles Spurgeon – “Faith is the fountain, the foundation and the fosterer of obedience.”
Unknown – “As our faith increases, so does our ability to obey.”
Unknown – “Faith is the vision of the heart; it sees God in the dark as well as in the day.”
Unknown – “Faith is: dead to doubts, dumb to discouragements, blind to impossibilities.”
Unknown – “Faith makes: The uplook good, the outlook bright, the future glorious.”
Unknown – “Faith does not deny the evil, but it sees around it.”
Unknown – “We seldom lose our faith by a blow out, usually it’s just a slow leak.”
Unknown – “Faith is like electricity. You can’t see it, but you can see the light.”
Henrietta Mears – “Faith is caught rather than taught.”
Elton Trueblood – “Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation.”
Rex Rouis – “God speaks and we hear. This is where faith comes from – from hearing. And that is where the victory comes from – from faith.”
Martin Luther – “Reason is the enemy of faith.”
Martin Luther – “Faith is a living and unshakable confidence, a belief in the grace of God so assured that a man would die a thousand deaths for its sake.”
Martin Luther – “Peace if possible, truth at all costs.”
Unknown – “Don’t believe in miracles, rely on them!”
Rex Rouis – “Hope is Faith in Seed Form – Faith is Hope in Final Form”
C.H. Spurgeon – “If you wish to know God, you must know his Word. If you wish to perceive His power, you must see how He works by his Word. If you wish to know His purpose before it comes to pass, you can only discover it by His Word.”
J. Hudson Taylor – Written to his wife during one difficult time in the work of the China Inland Mission, “We have twenty-five cents – and all the promises of God!”
Eddie Zepeda – “Faith is doing God’s will when you don’t feel like it.”
Eddie Zepeda – “Say what you heard so you can see what you said.” Or – “Say what you heard so you can see what you heard.”
George Mueller – “To learn strong faith is to endure great trials. I have learned my faith by standing firm amid severe testings.”
George Mueller – “If the Lord fails me at this time, it will be the first time.”
Rex Rouis – “God operates in love by faith. If we do not understand His love we have no foundation for faith. If we do not understand His requirement of faith it will affect our understanding of His love.”
Rex Rouis – “The reality of the word of God must first be expressed in the heart before faith can express the reality of God to the world.”
John R. Stott – “Faith is a reasoning trust, a trust which reckons thoughtfully and confidently upon the trustworthiness of God.”
Rex Rouis – “The Word of God makes faith available. Faith makes the Word of God available. The Word of God made available through faith releases the power of God.”
Rex Rouis – “Seeing is not believing. Hearing from God is the basis of believing. You will eventually see what you believe.”
Jack Coe – “If you have worry, you don’t have faith, and if you have faith, you don’t have worry.”
Dr. T. J. McCrossan – “When unbelief kept Christ from healing the sick on earth, it will surely do so today.”
Rick Renner – “Faith is the spark that ignites the impossible and causes it to become possible. When a person’s faith is activated, it sets in motion supernatural power that enables that person to do what he normally would never be able to do!”
Rex Rouis – “Speak the promises in the Word of God out of your mouth. Confess them until you believe them and believe them until you receive them.”
E. W. Kenyon – “There is no sickness problem. There is simply a problem of the believer’s coming to know his inheritance in Christ.”
Edith Edman – “Never doubt in the dark what God has shown you in the light.”
Thomas Fuller – “He does not believe who does not live according to his belief.”
Rex Rouis – “Being in faith is like throwing a ball up in the air without having to look up to see if it will come back down.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “Great faith is the product of great fights. Great testimonies are the outcome of great tests. Great triumphs can only come out of great trials.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “I cannot understand how God can give to any of His children glory and virtue, but it nevertheless is true that He does…. There is something about believing in God, that makes God willing to pass over a million people just to anoint you. I believe God will always turn out to meet you on a special line if you dare to believe Him.”
Lillian B. Yeomans – “Just believe what God says that Jesus has done for you, body, soul, and spirit – think about it, talk about it, sing about it, shout about it, and the praise cure has begun.”
Charles F. Parham – “The anointing of the Holy Spirit is given to illuminate His Word, to open the Scriptures, and to place the spiritual man in direct communication with the mind of God.”
Oral Roberts – “Faith is not something you have to get. It’s something that you, as a born-again child of God, already have. Act on it by releasing it to God. That’s when your healing starts!”
Rex Rouis – “Believing is simply acting consistent with a knowing from God.”
Rex Rouis – “Stay obedient, get in faith, and then walk in supernatural expectation every day.”
John Osteen – “Believe you receive in the faith realm, and you shall have it in the natural realm.”
Corrie Ten Boom – “Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.”
Kenneth Copeland – “Fear tolerated is faith contaminated.”
Gordon Lindsay – “Never dig up in unbelief what you have sown in faith.”
Susan Taylor – “Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.”
Rex Rouis – “Walking on water has nothing to do with water. It has everything to do with faith and faith has everything to do with hearing God’s voice.”
M.L. Sanchez – “If your faith is never tried than your faith can never be trusted!”
Martin Luther – “I believe that I cannot by my own reason or strength believe in Jesus Christ, my Lord, or come to Him; but the Holy Ghost has called me by the Gospel, enlightened me with His gifts, sanctified and kept me in the true faith…” The Small Catechism
General Quotes and Pithy Sayings
Kenneth E. Hagin Sr. – “The Bible, from Genesis to Revelation, is God’s “I Will” to every seeker for full salvation of spirit, soul and body.”
John Wesley – We ought to live every day as though we’ve come out of another world into this world — but with the power of that world still upon us. We should live and speak and move in that power, and have our whole being in Jesus Christ!
Van Gogh – “The more I think about it, the more I realize there is nothing more artistic that to love others.”
Andrew Murray – “Beware in your prayers, above everything else, of limiting God, not only by unbelief, but by fancying that you know what He can do. Expect unexpected things ‘above all that we ask or think.”
Oswald Chambers – “The remarkable thing about fearing God is that when you fear God you fear nothing else, whereas if you do not fear God you fear everything else.”
Ireneus, Against Heresies – “The Father is that which is invisible about the Son, the Son is that which is visible about the Father.”
Fred Rogers – “I feel so strongly that deep and simple is far more essential than shallow and complex.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “Can demons remain in your presence? You have to be greater than demons. Can disease lodge in the body that you touch? You have to be greater than the disease.” 1 Jn. 4:4
Smith Wigglesworth – “You must every day make higher ground. You must deny yourself to make progress with God. You must refuse everything that is not pure and holy. God wants you pure in heart. He wants you to have an intense desire after holiness.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “There is a place where God, through the power of the Holy Ghost, reigns supreme in our lives.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “I never get out of bed in the morning without having communion with God in the Spirit.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “Before God could bring me to this place He has broken me a thousand times.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “I am never happier in the Lord than when I am in a bedroom with a sick person.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “Perfect love will never want the preeminence in everything, it will never want to take the place of another, it will always be willing to take the back seat.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “There is a fruit of the Spirit that must accompany the gift of healing and that is longsuffering.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “God has given us much in these last days, and where much is given much will be required.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “The devil will endeavor to fascinate through the eyes and through the mind.”
Open the door of forgiveness for others and it will stay open for you.
Principle and promise are activated by relationship and hearing.
Life without the Holy Spirit is like having a radio without the speaker, or Jesus without his voice.
Faith is the harvest of things hoped for, the reality of things not yet visible.
Don’t just acknowledge the spirit realm, move into it. Pray, in the Spirit, in the Spirit.
It’s not how you watch the game that counts. It’s knowing the score beforehand, and believing it.
Mercy by Grace through Faith. Loyalty by obedience through diligence.
A young ‘first love’ Christian doing all that they know to do usually end up doing all that they need to do. And, they do it naturally.
Repent – Baptize – Obedience. His will becomes your will; You lose yourself to find yourself, and then you go out and be yourself.
You are not fully blessed till you are a blessing. Blessings are specific gifts for a specific purpose.
Don’t lose in the dark what you gained in the light.
God does not call the qualified. He qualifies all whom He calls.
He does not make the task easier. He makes us stronger.
We must untangle the web of whys that lie in our souls.
I get into trouble when my desire to say what I want to say overshadows what God has said or wants to say.
You will not travel in miracle territory till your task exceeds your ability. The water is outside the boat. “As they went, they were healed.”
Walking in love makes the soil of our heart deep. Walking in the Spirit makes the soil of our heart clean.
We are one ‘hearing’ away from victory.
Jesus is our Hope, and the Author and Finisher of our faith.
We must make the Word whole on the inside of us before it can make us whole on the outside.
Prayer is God working through us and from us, to pull out of heaven and into earth his desires, which He placed in us, and made alive and then activated by faith. God and man, working together to get His will from heaven to earth, from the spirit to the physical.
One meaningful prayer is all that is necessary. What do you want; a lot of meaningless words or one meaningful prayer?
It seems like the more we exercise our free will in accordance to God’s stated will, the more He acts sovereignly on our behalf.
“You received without paying; give without charge.”
Martin Luther – “I cannot and will not recant anything, for to go against conscience is neither right nor safe. Here I stand, I can do no other, so help me God. Amen.”
Martin Luther – “I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God’s hands, that I still possess.”
Martin Luther – “I more fear what is within me than what comes from without.”
AW Tozer – “The abuse of a harmless thing is the essence of sin.”
AW Tozer -“The Christian is a Holy rebel loose in the world with access to the throne of God. Satan never knows from where the danger will come.”
Francis Scott Key – “Nothing but Christianity will give you the victory. Until a man believes in his heart that Jesus Christ is his Lord and Master…his course through life will be neither safe nor pleasant. My only regret is that I was so long blinded by my pleasures, my vices and pursuits, and the examples of others that I was kept from seeing, admiring, and adoring the marvelous light of the gospel.”
George Mueller – “There was a day when I died; died to self, my opinions, preferences, tastes and will; died to the world, its approval or censure; died to the approval or blame even of my brethren or friends; and since then I have studied only to show myself approved unto God.”
John Wesley – “Be active. Give no place to indolence or sloth. Give no occasion for anyone to say, ‘You are idle.’”
Hudson Taylor – “I used to ask God to help me. Then I asked if I might help Him. I ended up by asking Him to do His work through me.”
A.W. Tozer – “Loneliness seems to be one price the saint must pay for his saintliness. Always remember this: you cannot carry a cross in company. Though a man were surrounded by a vast crowd, his cross is his alone and his carrying of it marks him as a man apart.”
Peter S. Ruckman – “The most important thing in your Christian life is fellowship with God.”
H. K. Barclay – “When walking through the “valley of shadows,” remember, a shadow is cast by a Light.”
Andrew Murray – “The whole dispensation of the Spirit, the whole economy of grace in Christ Jesus, the whole of our spiritual lives, and the whole of the health, growth, and strength of the church has been laid down, provided for, and secured in the New Covenant.”
Wayne Cordeiro – “Build your character. Learn to forgive, to be diligent, and to be honest. Learn to stay steady and faithful, to keep commitments, to go by what you know and not necessarily by what you feel.”
Charles Stanley – “To have God speak to the heart is a majestic experience, an experience that people may miss if they monopolize the conversation and never pause to hear God’s responses.”
Andrew Murray – “Each time, before you intercede, be quiet first, and worship God in His glory. Think of what He can do, and how He delights to hear the prayers of His redeemed people. Think of your place and privilege in Christ, and expect great things!”
Billy Joe Daugherty – “When someone gets healed, the Kingdom of God is revealed, for His Kingdom is a Kingdom or wholeness, of well being, and of life.”
T. L. Osborn – “Christians need never be sick, any more than they need to be sinful. It is always God’s desire to heal you.”
Gordon Lindsay – “In becoming part of the Body of Christ, sickness should have no more mastery over us than it had over the Body of Christ when He was on the earth.”
Rex Rouis – “Once faith comes, the hope no longer remains a future expectation, but now becomes a future reality.”
Rod Parsley – “Tradition is the thief of power. There is no area of our lives where that theft is more evident than in the area of divine healing.”
Wayne Cordeiro – “Character is the ability to follow through on a worthy decision long after the emotion of making that decision has passed.”
Gloria Copeland – “There has never been a miracle drug that could equal the Word of God. God’s medicine is the answer to every need.”
Raymond T. Richey – “Endeavor always to remember that you are in the immediate presence of God, and strive to act as you would if you saw the Savior standing by your side.”
Smith Wigglesworth – “The power of God will take you out of your own plans and put you into the plan of God.”
Dr. R.A. Torrey – “Just as one gets the first-fruits of spiritual salvation in the life that now is, so we get the first-fruits of our physical salvation in the life that now is.”
Donald Gee – “Christ within us can accomplish what we can never hope to do in our own strength; and that continuous walking with Him will change the weakest of us into His image.”
T. L. Osborn – “Both sin and sickness came into the world through the fall of the human race. Therefore, we must look for the healing of both in the savior of the human race. God is as willing to heal believers as He is to forgive unbelievers. Know this; if He was merciful enough to forgive you when you were unconverted, He is merciful enough to heal you now that you are in His family!”
Billy Graham – “Heaven is full of answers to prayers for which no one ever bothered to ask.”
Jesse Duplantis – “Keep your foot on the devil’s neck by standing on the Word of God, and you will see tremendous results!”
Joyce Meyer – “Grace is not the freedom to sin; it is the power to live a holy life.”
Andrew Murray – “Shut the world out, withdraw from all worldly thoughts and occupations, and shut yourself in alone with God, to pray to Him in secret. Let this be your chief object in prayer, to realize the presence of your heavenly Father.”
John G. Lake – “When I saw for the first time by the Word of God that sickness was not the Will of God, everything in my nature rose up to defeat the will of the devil.”
C. H. Spurgeon – “The assurance of every truth of Scripture is just the beauty of it. First, because He has promised to do it; and God’s promises are bonds that never yet were dishonored. Secondly, because Christ Jesus hath taken an oath that He will do it.”
Brian Gurney – “Never underestimate Jesus, because He will just prove you wrong.”
George Mueller – “Be assured, if you walk with Him and look to Him, and expect help from Him, He will never fail you.”
C. Nuzum – “The devil is busy trying to take from us what we take from God and so God bids us to hold fast.”
Donald Gee – “Loss of communion is the explanation of most of our failure in spiritual fruit bearing.”
Rod Parsley – “At Calvary, there was a great healing transfer where the responsibility for healing was switched from God giving it, to you receiving it.”
Corrie Ten Boom – “Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of its strength.”
Dr. T. J. McCrossan – “God is still forgiving sins, and He is still healing diseases, or else He is not the same God He used to be.”
Nancy Dufresne – “When you meditate on God’s Word (to mutter to yourself, to think deeply into, to ponder), it puts you in that verse and it puts that verse in you. The Word becomes real to you; it becomes alive. Meditating on God’s Word helps you to “own” it, and you know that you can’t spend something you don’t own. Many people have learned to confess God’s Word, but sometimes with little results, because they haven’t taken the time to meditate on it first and to make it real to their own hearts.”
P. C. Nelson – “Justification is what God does for us, while sanctification is what God does in us.”
John Wesley – “Sin remains but no longer reigns”
Great General Quotes
Since faith is one of the three greatest attributes we can possess, any Bible verses about faith are important to our life here on the earth as Christians.
These Scriptures about faith tell us a lot about what faith is and how we are supposed to live by faith in our relationship with God through Jesus Christ.
Whether you are looking for a faith Bible passage for a greeting card or just to learn more about faith for your own life, you will find a nice selection of faith quotes below for your review and consideration. We have carefully selected the best 20 verses on faith that we could find.
20 Scripture About Faith
“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.”
“For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world–our faith.”
“And the Lord said, “If you had faith like a grain of mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it would obey you.”
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.”
“In all circumstances take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming darts of the evil one;”
“Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.”
“That your faith might not rest in the wisdom of men but in the power of God.”
“But my righteous one shall live by faith, and if he shrinks back, my soul has no pleasure in him.”
“I know your works, your love and faith and service and patient endurance, and that your latter works exceed the first.”
“For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith for faith, as it is written, “The righteous shall live by faith.””
“The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!””
“who made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, who keeps faith forever;”
“for he was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and of faith. And a great many people were added to the Lord.”
“that is, that we may be mutually encouraged by each other’s faith, both yours and mine.”
“For I will surely save you, and you shall not fall by the sword, but you shall have your life as a prize of war, because you have put your trust in me, declares the LORD.”
“And Jesus answered them, “Truly, I say to you, if you have faith and do not doubt, you will not only do what has been done to the fig tree, but even if you say to this mountain, ‘Be taken up and thrown into the sea,’ it will happen.”
“So Saul died for his breach of faith. He broke faith with the LORD in that he did not keep the command of the LORD, and also consulted a medium, seeking guidance.”
“For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned.”
“Then he touched their eyes, saying, “According to your faith be it done to you.””
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What do these bible verses teach us about faith?
Since we are told in one of the passages above that it is impossible to please God without faith, any Bible verses about faith are crucial to our life as Christians. When examining many of the healing passages in the Bible, it also seems to imply that faith was an important aspect when one is healed.
As Christians, we are supposed to live a life of faith by believing in God and in whatever God has promised. As Abraham left his home to wander in the wilderness because he believed God, we are called to exhibit the same kind of faith in our life.
It is by faith in Jesus as our Lord and Savior that we receive salvation. All through the Bible we are told the necessity of faith in our Christian walk. If we ever feel we need more faith, we have simply to pray and ask God and he will answer our prayers.
Add a Bible Verse or Comment
As believers in the body of Christ our entry into Christianity came through Faith. There are times when we need bible verses about faith to continue encouraging ourselves in the faith. There is faith that we need to be saved but there is also another level of faith that is needed to believe the promises of God. There is also another level of faith that is needed to operate in spiritual giftings and specifically the gift of faith.
We want to share these scriptures on faith with you and pray that God will give you a revelation into faith when you read these.
Bible Verses About Faith
Hebrews 11:6 New International Version (NIV) ~ “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.”
Galatians 2:16 (NKJV) ` “knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law but by faith in Jesus Christ, even we have believed in Christ Jesus, that we might be justified by faith in Christ and not by the works of the law; for by the works of the law no flesh shall be justified.”
Romans 1:17 New Living Translation (NLT) ~ “This Good News tells us how God makes us right in his sight. This is accomplished from start to finish by faith. As the Scriptures say, “It is through faith that a righteous person has life.”
Galatians 2:20 (NKJV) ~ “I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me.”
2 Corinthians 5:7 (NIV) ~ “For we live by faith, not by sight.”
Acts 26:17-18 (NKJV) ~ “ I will deliver you from the Jewish people, as well as from the Gentiles, to whom I now send you, to open their eyes, in order to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in Me.’”
Luke 17:5 (NLT) ~ ” The apostles said to the Lord, “Show us how to increase our faith.””
James 1:2-3 (NKJV) ~ “My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience.”
1 John 5:4 (NIV) ~ “for everyone born of God overcomes the world. This is the victory that has overcome the world, even our faith.”
1 Peter 1:6-7 (NKJV) ~ “In this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if need be, you have been grieved by various trials, that the genuineness of your faith, being much more precious than gold that perishes, though it is tested by fire, may be found to praise, honor, and glory at the revelation of Jesus Christ,”
Luke 17:6 (NIV) ~“If you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it will obey you.”
Romans 10:17 (NKJV) ~ “So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.”
Matthew 21:21 (NLT) ~ “Then Jesus told them, “I tell you the truth, if you have faith and don’t doubt, you can do things like this and much more. You can even say to this mountain, ‘May you be lifted up and thrown into the sea,’ and it will happen.”
Galatians 3:26 (NKJV) ~ “For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.”
Ephesians 6:16 (NIV) ~ “In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one.”
1 Corinthians 10:13 (NLT) ~ “The temptations in your life are no different from what others experience. And God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. When you are tempted, he will show you a way out so that you can endure.”
Hebrews 4:2 (NKJV) ~ “For indeed the gospel was preached to us as well as to them; but the word which they heard did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in those who heard it.”
Romans 12:3 (NLT) ~ “Because of the privilege and authority God has given me, I give each of you this warning: Don’t think you are better than you really are. Be honest in your evaluation of yourselves, measuring yourselves by the faith God has given us.”
Hebrews 11:1 (NIV) ~ “Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.”
1 Corinthians 2:4-5 (NIV) ~ “My message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit’s power, so that your faith might not rest on human wisdom, but on God’s power.”
Matthew 9:29 (NLT) ~ “Then he touched their eyes and said, “Because of your faith, it will happen.”
James 5:15 (NKJV) ~ “And the prayer of faith will save the sick, and the Lord will raise him up. And if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven.”
Hebrews 10:38 (NIV) ~“But my righteous one will live by faith. And I take no pleasure in the one who shrinks back.”
Romans 3:28 (NLT) ~ “So we are made right with God through faith and not by obeying the law.”
Matthew 17:20 (NKJV) ~ “So Jesus said to them, “Because of your unbelief; for assuredly, I say to you, if you have faith as a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move; and nothing will be impossible for you.”
Revelation 2:19 (NIV) ~ “I know your deeds, your love and faith, your service and perseverance, and that you are now doing more than you did at first.”
Matthew 9:22 (NKJV) ~ “But Jesus turned around, and when He saw her He said, “Be of good cheer, daughter; your faith has made you well.” And the woman was made well from that hour.”
James 2:17 (NKJV) ~ “Thus also faith by itself, if it does not have works, is dead.”
Jude 20-21(NKJV) ~ “But you, beloved, building yourselves up on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit, keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.”
We hope you enjoyed these scriptures on faith. If you know of any more that you would like to share with us, please write them in the comments below.
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