21 Best Bible Quotes For When You Need Inner Peace

Lord, grant us peace.

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It's hard to stay inspired when you feel stressed or anxious about life. Remaining centered and finding inner peace isn't always a matter of saying a prayer or memorizing a life quote.

We all have those moments where we feel overwhelmed and just want to scream. Trust me, you are not alone in this. It's not easy to remain peaceful and spiritually focused.

The Bible talks about peace in times of stress and to give your cares to God who can help you.

It can be frustrating when you feel as if you can’t find calmness and serenity. In moments like these, you need to regain your center of peace and not stay passive about it. Life can be tricky to find peace and you may not know where to start.


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If you are feeling stressed, it can be helpful to try to meditate and focus on your breathing. You might also consider taking up a yoga class or a new hobby. There are so many tactics and activities that can help you find peace and you have to find what methods work best for you.


Although you have to put in the work to connect to yourself, I can tell you that looking at quotes have really helped me on my spiritual journey. Specifically, quotes from the Bible scriptures really helps me focus on the bigger picture and worry less about my everyday problems.

You can feel comforted and calmed by the motivational quotes found in the Bible. If you have searched for ways to find your inner peace and feel as if you are not connecting, you should definitely look to religious quotes.

Spiritual quotes can resonate with you in ways you won’t believe. They can reach your soul and heart. When you are made to reflect on the powers of the universe surrounding you, you will feel loved and calmness deep within you.

If your faith helps you find inner peace, use it to spread peace to those around you who need it. Religion can give you the tools you need to feel one with yourself. However, always give thanks by spreading your love and goodness with the world.


Here are 21 spiritual quotes from the Bible scriptures to help you on your journey to finding inner peace.

1. Seek and pursue peace.

"Keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking deceit. Turn away from evil and do good; seek peace and pursue it." — Psalm 34: 13–15​

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2. Follow your faith.

“Great peace have those who love your law; nothing can make them stumble.” — Psalm 119:165

3. Don't let your heart be troubled.

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” — John 14:27​


4. Live righteously.

“Then justice will dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness abide in the fruitful field. The effect of righteousness will be peace, and the result of righteousness, quietness and trust forever.” — Isaiah 32: 16-17​

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5. Do not worry.

"Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own." — Matthew 6:25-34

6. Live peaceably with all.

“Repay no one evil for evil, but give thought to do what is honorable in the sight of all. If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all.” — Romans 12: 17-18


7. Be there for others

"Finally, brothers, rejoice. Aim for restoration, comfort one another, agree with one another, live in peace." — Corinthians 13:11

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8. You can take a break.

"Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." — Matthew 11:28

9. Be courageous.

"Be strong, and let your heart take courage." — Psalm 31:24

10. You will be taken care of.

“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you.” — Isaiah 43:2​


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11. You can overcome this.

“I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” — John 16:33

12. Build others up.

“Therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing.” — 1 Thessalonians 5:11​

13. Power and strength is given.

"He gives power to the weak and strength to the powerless." — Isaiah 40:29​

14. You are cared for.

"Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you." — 1 Peter 5:7​

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15. Have love for one another.

"And above all things have fervent love for one another, for love will cover a multitude of sins." — 1 Peter 4:8

16. Always give thanks.

"Rejoice always; pray without ceasing; in everything give thanks ..." — 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

17. It takes two.

"Two are better than one ... for if they fall, one will lift up the other." — Ecclesiastes 4:9-10


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18. Love is the greatest.

"And now these three remain: faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love." — Corinthians 13:13​

19. Try not to carry anger.

"Be not quick in your spirit to become angry, for anger lodges in the heart of fools." — Ecclesiastes 7:9​

20. There is a future for you.

"For I know the plans I have for you ... plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." — Jeremiah 29:11

21. There is no fear in love.

"There is no fear in love; for perfect love casts out fear." — John 4:18​

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Jaycee Levin is a writer who covers spirituality, astrology, and pop culture topics.