Bible Verses about Goodness

Compiled by The BibleStudyTools Staff on 07/17/2020
Bible Verses about Goodness

What does the Bible say about Goodness? Scriptures in both the New and Old Testament tell us of the goodness of God. It is who He is and He created us to show His goodness to those around us. We can see God's goodness every single day - in how He guides us, protects us, and favors us. The goodness of God is a promise that believers can rely on.

The below Bible verses about goodness will help you understand it's meaning and significance of in your life. Let's pray this together and thank God for His goodness: I thank you for allowing me to wake up every morning. Please help me to slow down in the midst of my busy life. Allow me to see your goodness in every day, no matter how big or small. Help me to acknowledge your blessings immediately when they are poured out upon me. Thank you for your protection and guidance. Help me to listen carefully and discern your voice whispering to my heart in answer to my prayers. Rejoice in my happiness when you say yes, help me see the reasons why you say, “no,” and give me the patience and wisdom I need for when you say, “wait.” Help me to walk in alignment to your goodness and shine it into the world for all who need it. Allow me to see the abundance of your goodness in my life, and others lives every day. In Jesus name. Amen. (Carrie Lowrance)

All The Days Of My Life - Psalm 23:6
6 Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.
Is God's fruit showing through you? - Galatians 5:22-23
22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
10 Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers.
9 (for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness and truth)
James 1:17
17 Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.
Your Daily Verse - Romans 8:28
28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
14 I myself am convinced, my brothers and sisters, that you yourselves are full of goodness, filled with knowledge and competent to instruct one another.
19 How abundant are the good things that you have stored up for those who fear you, that you bestow in the sight of all, on those who take refuge in you.
3 now that you have tasted that the Lord is good.
9 The LORD is good to all; he has compassion on all he has made.
Your Daily Verse - Romans 12:21
21 Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
Your Daily Verse - Romans 12:2
2 Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.
17 “Why do you ask me about what is good?” Jesus replied. “There is only One who is good. If you want to enter life, keep the commandments.”
18 “Why do you call me good?” Jesus answered. “No one is good—except God alone.
Luke 6:35
35 But love your enemies, do good to them, and lend to them without expecting to get anything back. Then your reward will be great, and you will be children of the Most High, because he is kind to the ungrateful and wicked.
Romans 12:9
9 Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.
19 “Why do you call me good?” Jesus answered. “No one is good—except God alone.
5 For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge;
8 Still other seed fell on good soil. It came up and yielded a crop, a hundred times more than was sown.”When he said this, he called out, “Whoever has ears to hear, let them hear.”
17 Likewise, every good tree bears good fruit, but a bad tree bears bad fruit.
14 But solid food is for the mature, who by constant use have trained themselves to distinguish good from evil.
33 “Make a tree good and its fruit will be good, or make a tree bad and its fruit will be bad, for a tree is recognized by its fruit.
34 You brood of vipers, how can you who are evil say anything good? For the mouth speaks what the heart is full of.
35 A good man brings good things out of the good stored up in him, and an evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in him.
15 Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house.
16 In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.
13 Who is going to harm you if you are eager to do good?
9 I also want the women to dress modestly, with decency and propriety, adorning themselves, not with elaborate hairstyles or gold or pearls or expensive clothes,
10 but with good deeds, appropriate for women who profess to worship God.
14 who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a people that are his very own, eager to do what is good.
33 Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.”
45 that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous and the unrighteous.
1 Timothy 4:4-5
4 For everything God created is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving,
38 how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and power, and how he went around doing good and healing all who were under the power of the devil, because God was with him.
Ephesians 2:10
10 For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.
Psalm 34:8 - Trust in Him
8 Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.
25 The LORD is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one who seeks him;
20 Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter.
19 And the LORD said, “I will cause all my goodness to pass in front of you, and I will proclaim my name, the LORD, in your presence. I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion.
7 The LORD is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him,
Psalm 27:13
13 I remain confident of this: I will see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.
31 God saw all that he had made, and it was very good. And there was evening, and there was morning—the sixth day.
1 Surely God is good to Israel, to those who are pure in heart.
14 Seek good, not evil, that you may live. Then the LORD God Almighty will be with you, just as you say he is.
15 Hate evil, love good; maintain justice in the courts. Perhaps the LORD God Almighty will have mercy on the remnant of Joseph.
65 Do good to your servant according to your word, LORD.
29 Now Moses said to Hobab son of Reuel the Midianite, Moses’ father-in-law, “We are setting out for the place about which the LORD said, ‘I will give it to you.’ Come with us and we will treat you well, for the LORD has promised good things to Israel.”
9 The LORD God made all kinds of trees grow out of the ground—trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food. In the middle of the garden were the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
Micah 6:8
6 With what shall I come before the LORDand bow down before the exalted God? Shall I come before him with burnt offerings, with calves a year old?
7 Will the LORD be pleased with thousands of rams, with ten thousand rivers of olive oil? Shall I offer my firstborn for my transgression, the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul?
8 He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.
2 I say to the LORD, “You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing.”
Psalm 37:3
3 Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture.