75 Powerful Bible Verses About Trust

75 Powerful Bible Verses About Trust

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Trust is the lifeline of all our relationships. Breaking someone’s trust can cause irreparable damage between friends, lovers, and also family. Developing trust between people needs time, love, and care. Sometimes due to unexpected mistakes, trust is lost forever. But when all the doors close, God opens his door for his children. By reading and understanding the Bible verses about trust, we can easily resolve our trust issues and maintain healthy and positive relationships. Let us learn about some enlightening and life-changing Bible verses on trust.

Bible Verses On Trust

Personal issues should never come in the way of maintaining trust in a relationship. The more God tests us, the more we should hold on to honesty and integrity.

  1. “How blessed is the man who has made the Lord his trust, and has not turned to the proud, nor to those who lapse into falsehood.” ―Psalm 40:4
  2. “If I have put my confidence in gold And called fine gold my trust,” ―Jobs 31:24
  3. “He is not afraid of bad news; his heart is firm, trusting in the Lord.” ―Psalm 112:7
  4. “For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.” ―Galatians 3:26
  5. “For this reason I have sent to you Timothy, who is my beloved and faithful child in the Lord, and he will remind you of my ways which are in Christ, just as I teach everywhere in every church.” ―1 Corinthians 4:17
  6. “Keeping faith and a good conscience, which some have rejected and suffered shipwreck in regard to their faith.” ―1 Timothy 1:19
  7. “The dead will not live, the departed spirits will not rise; Therefore You have punished and destroyed them, And You have wiped out all remembrance of them.” ―Isaiah 26:14
  8. “But you say, ‘Whoever says to his father or mother, “Whatever I have that would help you has been given to God,” ―Matthew 15:5
  9. “Now accept the one who is weak in faith, but not for the purpose of passing judgment on his opinions.” ―Romans 14:1
  10. “But know that the Lord has set apart the godly man for Himself; The Lord hears when I call to him.” ―Psalm 4:3
  11. “And everyone who has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or farms for My name’s sake, will receive many times as much, and will inherit eternal life.” ―Matthew 19:29
  12. “For just as the body without the spirit is dead, so also faith without works is dead.” ―James 2:26
  13. “At that time Jesus said, “I praise You, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you have hidden these things from the wise and intelligent and have revealed them to infants.” ―Matthew 11:25
  14. “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.” ―Proverbs 3:5-6
  15. “In God, whose word I praise — in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?” ―Psalm 56:4
  16. “No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us.” ―1 John 4:12
  17. “You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.” ―Isaiah 26:3
  18. “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.” ―Isaiah 12:2
  19. “Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, that where I am you may be also. And you know the way to where I am going.” ―John 14:1-4
  20. “This is the gate of the Lord; the righteous shall enter through it. I thank you that you have answered me and have become my salvation. The stone the builders rejected has become the cornerstone.” ―Psalm 118:20-22
  21. “Blessed are those whose way is blameless, who walk in the law of the Lord! Blessed are those who keep his testimonies, who seek him with their whole heart, who also do no wrong, but walk in his ways! You have commanded your precepts to be kept diligently. Oh that my ways may be steadfast in keeping your statutes!” ―Psalm 119:1-127

Bible Verses About Trusting Others

Be it anyone you meet in daily life, it’s important to tend to everyone with love and trust. The almighty Lord has asked us to always trust others, as it helps spread happiness around us.

  1. “Do not trust in a neighbor; Do not have confidence in a friend. From her who lies in your bosom Guard your lips.” ―Micah 7:5
  2. “So that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and grounded in love,” ―Ephesians 3:17
  3. “So is the man who stores up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.” ―Luke 12:21
  4. “He shall receive a blessing from the Lord. And righteousness from the God of his salvation.” ―Psalm 24:5
  5. “For the promise to Abraham or to his descendants that he would be heir of the world was not through the Law, but through the righteousness of faith.” ―Romans 4:13
  6. “But I will have compassion on the house of Judah and deliver them by the Lord their God, and will not deliver them by bow, sword, battle, horses or horsemen.” ―Hosea 1:7
  7. “I do not speak of all of you. I know the ones I have chosen; but it is that the Scripture may be fulfilled, ‘He who eats My bread has lifted up his heel against Me.” ―John 13:18
  8. “But may it never be that I would boast, except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world.” ―Galatians 6:14
  9. “Having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.” ―Colossians 2:7
  10. “And I say to you, make friends for yourselves by means of the wealth of unrighteousness, so that when it fails, they will receive you into the eternal dwellings.” ―Luke 16:9
  11. “Trust in the Lord and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture.” ―Psalm 37:3
  12. “Keep me safe, my God, for in you I take refuge.” ―Psalm 16:1
  13. “Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe.” ―Proverbs 29:25
  14. “Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.” ―Psalm 27:14
  15. “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.” For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the deadly pestilence. He will cover you with his pinions, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness is a shield and buckler. You will not fear the terror of the night, nor the arrow that flies by day.” ―Psalm 91:1-16

Bible Verses About Trust In Relationships

No trust means a bad relationship! The below Bible verses about trust in relationships will give you a better perspective on love and life.

  1. “And may be found in Him, not having a righteousness of my own derived from the Law, but that which is through faith in Christ, the righteousness which comes from God on the basis of faith,” ―Philippians 3:9
  2. “Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.” ―Genesis 2:24
  3. “Who can find a virtuous woman? For her price is far above rubies.” ―Proverbs 31:10
  4. “But speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in all aspects into Him who is the head, even Christ,” ―Ephesians 4:15
  5. “For husbands, this means love your wives, just as Christ loved the church. He gave up his life for her.” ―Ephesians 5:25
  6. “It came about when he came near to Egypt, that he said to Sarai his wife, “See now, I know that you are a beautiful woman;” ―Genesis 12:11
  7. “To Timothy, my true child in the faith: Grace, mercy and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.” ―1 Timothy 1:2
  8. “To the woman He said, I will greatly multiply your pain in childbirth, in pain you will bring forth children; yet your desire will be for your husband, and he will rule over you.” ―Genesis 3:16
  9. “Amram married his father’s sister Jochebed, and she bore him Aaron and Moses; and the length of Amram’s life was one hundred and thirty-seven years.” ―Exodus 6:20
  10. “Many waters cannot quench love; rivers cannot wash it away. If one were to give all the wealth of his house for love, it would be utterly scorned.” ―Song of Solomon 8:7
  11. “And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in them.” ―1 John 4:16
  12. “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.” ―Psalm 28:7
  13. “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.” ―Isaiah 43:2
  14. “With all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.” ―Ephesians 4:2-3
  15. “But you say, ‘Why does he not?’ Because the Lord was witness between you and the wife of your youth, to whom you have been faithless, though she is your companion and your wife by covenant.” ―Malachi 2:14-15
  16. “There are three things that amaze me—no, four things that I don’t understand: how an eagle glides through the sky, how a snake slithers on a rock, how a ship navigates the ocean, how a man loves a woman.” ―Proverbs 30:18-19
  17. “In the same way, you husbands must give honor to your wives. Treat your wife with understanding as you live together. She may be weaker than you are, but she is your equal partner in God’s gift of new life. Treat her as you should so your prayers will not be hindered.” ―1 Peter 3:7
  18. “So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. And God blessed them. And God said to them, ‘Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing that moves on the earth.” ―Genesis 1:27-28
  19. “Set me as a seal upon your heart, as a seal upon your arm, for love is strong as death, jealousy is fierce as the grave. Its flashes are flashes of fire, the very flame of the LORD. Many waters cannot quench love, neither can floods drown it. If a man offered for love all the wealth of his house, he would be utterly despised.” ―Song of Solomon 8:6-7
  20. “And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching.” ―Hebrews 10:24-25
  21. “Entreat me not to leave you, Or to turn back from following after you; For wherever you go, I will go; And wherever you lodge, I will lodge; Your people shall be my people, And your God, my God. Where you die, I will die, And there will I be buried. The Lord do so to me, and more also, If anything but death parts you and me.” ―Ruth 1:16-17
  22. “Then the Lord God said, ‘It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him.’ … So the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and while he slept took one of his ribs and closed up its place with flesh. And the rib that the Lord God had taken from the man he made into a woman and brought her to the man.” ―Genesis 2:18-25
  23. “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.” ―1 Corinthians 13:4-5
  24. “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.” ―Psalm 143:8

Bible Verses About Trust In Friendship

Friends are most precious in a person’s life. They are believed to be angels sent by God. So, reposing trust in friendship is important as they are an integral part of our journey until the very end.

  1. “Be devoted to one another in brotherly love; give preference to one another in honor;” ­­­ ―Romans 12:10
  2. “Then Asa called to the Lord his God and said, “Lord, there is no one besides You to help in the battle between the powerful and those who have no strength; so help us, O Lord our God, for we trust in You, and in Your name have come against this multitude. O Lord, You are our God; let not man prevail against You.” ―2 Chronicles 14:11
  3. “But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.” ―Matthew 6:13
  4. “Then you will take delight in the Lord, And I will make you ride on the heights of the earth; And I will feed you with the heritage of Jacob your father, For the mouth of the Lord has spoken.” ―Isaiah 58:14
  5. “Jude, a bond-servant of Jesus Christ, and brother of James, To those who are the called, beloved in God the Father, and kept for Jesus Christ.” ―Jude 1:1
  6. “For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision means anything, but faith working through love.” ―Galatians 5:6
  7. “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.” ―Jeremiah 17:7-8
  8. “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.” ―James 1:6
  9. “Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, ‘Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” ―Hebrews 13:5
  10. “Better is open rebuke than hidden love. Wounds from a friend can be trusted, but an enemy multiplies kisses.” ―Proverbs 27:5-6
  11. “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm. But how can one keep warm alone?” ―Ecclesiastes 4:9
  12. “Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken.” ―Ecclesiastes 4:12
  13. “Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart. Then you will win favor and a good name in the sight of God and man.” ―Proverbs 3:3-4
  14. “Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world.” ―1 John 4:1
  15. “One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.” ―Proverbs 18:24

From our parents, colleagues to distant cousins, we need to maintain trust with everyone to ensure a long-lasting relationship. Whenever we have trust issues with our fellow beings, resolve them amicably without jeopardizing the bonding. Most importantly, place your utmost trust in God, as he is always ready to guide you on the right path.

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Shikha Thakur

Shikha is a writer-turned-associate editor at MomJunction. Her core interest lies in writing articles that guide couples through their courtship to marriage and parenthood. She also specializes in baby names. Being a postgraduate in Human Resources, she likes understanding people and their relationships. This reflects in her relationship articles, where she deals with both the rosy and the grey side... more