Patience: Bible Verses on how to overcome impatience

Patience Bible verses are verses which you can use to overcome impatience. There is need for us to endure and look up to God during trouble times. According to Wikipedia, "Patience or forbearance is the ability to endure difficult circumstances such as perseverance in the face of delay; tolerance of provocation without responding in annoyance or anger; or forbearance when under strain; especially when faced with long-term difficulties." God's words according to some Bible verses has made us to understand and believe that God does not abandon his chosen people, therefore he will grant us our heart desires at his appointed time.

Here are great Bible Verses to help you to exercise patience thereby conquering impatience;

James 1:2-3

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

Luke 21:19

"By standing firm, you will gain life."


Hebrews 12:1

"Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance, the race marked only for us."

Also read: Bible Verses to help you build up your endurance during trying times


Romans 5:3-4

"Not only so, but we also rejoice in our suffering, because perseverance, character, and character, hope."

Hebrew 10:36

"But by righteousness, one will live by faith. And if he shrink back, I will not be pleased with him."

Ecclesiastics  7:8

"The end of a matter is better than its beginning, and patience is better than its beginning."

James 5:7

"Be patient, then brothers, until the Lord's coming. See how the farmer waits for the land to yield its valuable crops, and how patient he is for the autumn and spring rains."

1 Thessalonians 5:14

"And we urge you, brothers , warn those who are idle, encourage the timid, help the weak, be patient with everyone."

Revelation 14:12

"This calls for patient, endurance on the part of the saints who obey God's commandments and remain faithful to Jesus."

Psalm 37:7

"Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him."

1 Peter 2:20

"But how is it to your credit if you receive a beating of doing wrong and endure it? But if you suffer for doing good and endure it. This is commendable before God."

Psalm 40:1

"I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry."

Hebrew 6:15

"And so after waiting patiently Abraham received what was promised."

Also read: Divine Healing Bible Verses



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