The Bible is a rich source of wisdom and guidance on navigating life’s challenges.
One of the recurring themes in the Bible is the idea of protection from danger.
Throughout its pages, we find numerous verses that speak to the need for protection and the promises of God to keep us safe.
These verses offer comfort, reassurance, and guidance for those who seek to find safety and security in their lives.
Bible Verses About Protection From Danger
This article will explore some of the most influential Bible verses about protection from danger.
Whether you face a physical threat, emotional turmoil, or spiritual struggles, these verses offer hope and encouragement to help you face life’s challenges with confidence and trust in God’s protection.
Romans 8:31 (ESV) – If God Be For Us, Who Can Be Against Us
What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
Psalm 121:7-8 (ESV) – The Lord will Keep You From All Evil
The Lord will keep you from all evil; he will keep your life. The Lord will keep your going out and your coming in from this time forth and forevermore.
Nahum 1:7 (ESV) – A Stronghold In The Day Of Trouble
The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; he knows those who take refuge in him.
1 John 5:19 (ESV) – We are From God
We know that we are from God, and the whole world lies in the power of the evil one.
Psalm 23:4 (ESV) – I Will Fear No Evil
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
Hebrews 13:6 (ESV) – The Lord Is My Helper
So we can confidently say, “The Lord is my helper; I will not fear; what can man do to me?”
Exodus 14:14 (ESV) – The Lord Will Fight For You
The Lord will fight for you, and you have only to be silent.”
Ephesians 6:11 (ESV) – Put On The Whole Armour Of God
Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil.
Psalm 62:2 (ESV) – He Is My Rock And My Salvation
He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly shaken.
Psalm 16:8 (ESV) – I Shall Not Be Shaken
I have set the Lord always before me; because he is at my right hand, I shall not be shaken.
Proverbs 30:5 (ESV)
Every word of God proves true; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him.
Psalm 3:3 (ESV)
But you, O Lord, are a shield about me, my glory, and the lifter of my head.
1 Corinthians 10:13 (ESV)
No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.
Genesis 28:15 (ESV)
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.”
Psalm 18:30 (ESV)
This God—his way is perfect; the word of the Lord proves true; he is a shield for all those who take refuge in him.
Psalm 5:11 (ESV)
But let all who take refuge in you rejoice; let them ever sing for joy, and spread your protection over them, that those who love your name may exult in you.
Psalm 118:6 (ESV)
The Lord is on my side; I will not fear. What can man do to me?
Psalm 119:114 (ESV)
You are my hiding place and my shield; I hope in your word.
Proverbs 4:6-7 (NIV)
“Do not forsake wisdom, and she will protect you; love her, and she will watch over you. The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom. Though it cost all you have, get understanding.”
Psalm 91:4 (ESV)
He will cover you with his pinions, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness is a shield and buckler.
Psalm 34:22 (ESV)
The Lord redeems the life of his servants; none of those who take refuge in him will be condemned.
Philippians 4:13 (ESV)
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
Psalm 27:1 (ESV)
Of David. The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
Isaiah 46:4 (ESV)
Even to your old age I am he, and to gray hairs I will carry you. I have made, and I will bear; I will carry and will save.
Isaiah 1:17 (ESV)
Learn to do good; seek justice, correct oppression; bring justice to the fatherless, plead the widow’s cause.
Psalm 121:7 (ESV)
The Lord will keep you from all evil; he will keep your life.
Psalm 59:16 (ESV)
But I will sing of your strength; I will sing aloud of your steadfast love in the morning. For you have been to me a fortress and a refuge in the day of my distress.
Romans 8:28 (ESV)
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
Psalm 118:8 (ESV)
It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in man.
2 Corinthians 4:8-9 (ESV)
We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed;
Matthew 6:13 (ESV)
And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
A Psalm of David. The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul.
He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. …
Malachi 3:6 (ESV)
“For I the Lord do not change; therefore you, O children of Jacob, are not consumed.
Luke 21:28 (ESV)
Now when these things begin to take place, straighten up and raise your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.”
1 Thessalonians 5:23-24 (ESV)
Now may the God of peace himself sanctify you completely, and may your whole spirit and soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. He who calls you is faithful; he will surely do it.
Proverbs 4:23 (ESV)
Keep your heart with all vigilance, for from it flow the springs of life.
Psalm 91:9-10 (ESV)
Because you have made the Lord your dwelling place— the Most High, who is my refuge— no evil shall be allowed to befall you, no plague come near your tent.
Psalm 46:1-2 (ESV)
To the choirmaster. Of the Sons of Korah. According to Alamoth. A Song. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear though the earth gives way, though the mountains be moved into the heart of the sea,
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, …
Exodus 20:1-5 (ESV)
And God spoke all these words, saying, “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery. “You shall have no other gods before me. “You shall not make for yourself a carved image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth. You shall not bow down to them or serve them, for I the Lord your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and the fourth generation of those who hate me, …
Proverbs 12:21 (ESV)
No ill befalls the righteous, but the wicked are filled with trouble.
Genesis 50:20 (ESV)
As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good, to bring it about that many people should be kept alive, as they are today.
Proverbs 27:12 (ESV)
The prudent sees danger and hides himself, but the simple go on and suffer for it.
John 10:28-30 (ESV)
I give them eternal life, and they will never perish, and no one will snatch them out of my hand. My Father, who has given them to me, is greater than all, and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father’s hand. I and the Father are one.”
The Bible offers us a wealth of knowledge and guidance on seeking protection from danger. Bible verses provide reassurance that we are not alone and that God is always with us, protecting us from harm.
We learn that our trust in God’s protection should not be based on our circumstances but His promises. When we put our faith in God, we can rest assured that He will be our refuge and shield.