Top 7 Bible Verses About Jonah

Here are seven Bible verses about Jonah. Jonah 1:1-3 “Now the word of the Lord came to Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, “Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and call out against it, for their evil has come up before me.” But Jonah rose to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the Lord. He went down to Joppa and found a ship going to Tarshish. So he paid the fare and went down into it, to go with them to Tarshish, away from the presence of the Lord.” Jonah was a reluctant prophet of God, run … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Esther

Here are seven of the top Bible verses about Esther. Esther 2:17 “The king loved Esther more than all the women, and she won grace and favor in his sight more than all the virgins, so that he set the royal crown on her head and made her queen instead of Vashti.” After Queen Vashti was kicked off the throne for refusing to obey King Ahasuerus’ command, he began searching for another queen. After a time, Esther passed before him and it wouldn’t only be the king that she found favor in, but “Esthe … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Job

Here are seven important Bible verse about Job. Job 1:1 “There was a man in the land of Uz whose name was Job, and that man was blameless and upright, one who feared God and turned away from evil.” The Book of Job is a contemporary of the Book of Genesis and is known to be the oldest book in the Bible. In this book, we are introduced to Job who is blameless before God and walks uprightly before Him. He even makes offerings for his children, just in case the “children have sinned, and cursed God … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About The Apostle John

Here are seven Bible verses directly relating to the Apostle John. Luke 8:51 “And when he came to the house, he allowed no one to enter with him, except Peter and John and James, and the father and mother of the child.” Jesus has a closer circle of disciples among Peter, James, and John. Jesus would take them into confidence like He wouldn’t do for the others. Perhaps it was because they weren’t getting it as fast as the other disciples were. The “sons of thunder,” who James and John were calle … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About John The Baptist

Here are seven Bible verses about John the Baptist. Isaiah 40:3 “A voice cries: “In the wilderness prepare the way of the LORD; make straight in the desert a highway for our God.” This is exactly what John the Baptist did. He came and prepared the way for the Messiah, Jesus Christ. He came in the spirit of Elijah where Malachi wrote “Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the great and awesome day of the Lord comes. And he will turn the hearts of fathers to their children and the hea … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Barnabas

Here are seven Bible verses about one of my favorite Bible characters, Barnabas. Acts 4:36 “Thus Joseph, who was also called by the apostles Barnabas (which means son of encouragement), a Levite, a native of Cyprus.” Maybe you don’t realize that Barnabas was not his real name. His real name was Joseph and he a Levite from Cyprus, but the reason that they called him “Barnabas” was because he was such an encouraging figure. He was more likely to give people the benefit of the doubt than most othe … [Read more...]