What does the Bible say about how to respond to crises? (2023)

Ecclesiastes 3:1ESV / 6 helpful votes

There is a time for everything and a time for everything under heaven:

1 Pedro 5:7ESV / 5 helpful votes

Cast all your fears on him because he cares about you.

1 Pedro 3:9ESV / 5 helpful votes

Do not return evil for evil, nor insult for insult, but rather, bless, because this is what you are called to do, so that you may receive blessings.

Galatians 6:2ESV / 5 helpful votes

Carrying each other's burdens, fulfilling the law of Christ.

Romans 12:19ESV / 5 helpful votes

Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it to the wrath of God, for it is written: "Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord."

1 Pedro 3:15ESV / 4 helpful votes

But honor in your hearts Christ the Lord as holy, and always be ready to defend anyone who demands a reason for the hope that is in you; but do it with delicacy and respect,

Genesis 4:1-26ESV / 4 helpful votes

Adam knew Eve, his wife, and she conceived and gave birth to Cain and said: I have gotten a man with the help ofseñor.” And she again gave birth to her brother Abel. Now, Abel was a shepherd and Cain a tiller of the ground. In time Cain brought theseñorsacrifice of the fruits of the field, and Abel also brought of the firstlings of his sheep and of the fat of them. And theseñorhe had respect for Abel and his sacrifice, but he had no respect for Cain and his sacrifice. Then Cain became very angry and his face fell. ...

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2 Timothy 1:5ESV / 3 helpful votes

I remember your sincere faith, a faith that first resided in your grandmother Lois and in your mother Eunice and now I am sure resides in you as well.

Romans 8:28ESV / 3 helpful votes

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, that is, to those who are called according to his purpose.

Romans 1:1-32ESV / 3 helpful votes

Paul, servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God, which he had already promised through his prophets in the Scriptures, about his Son, who was born of David in the flesh and was proclaimed the Son of God in power according to the Spirit of holiness, by his resurrection from the dead, our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we receive grace and apostleship, to bring about obedience to the faith in all nations for his name's sake...

Juan 3:16-17ESV / 3 helpful votes

“For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, so that everyone who believes in him should not perish, but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to judge the world, but so that the world might be saved through him.

Mateo 5:1-48ESV / 3 helpful votes

When he saw the crowd, he went up the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. "Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. "Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. ...

Salmo 22:9-10ESV / 3 helpful votes

But it is you who took me out of the womb; you made me trust you at my mother's breasts. I was thrown on you from birth, and from the womb you are my God.

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Revelation 12:1-17ESV / 2 helpful votes

And a great sign appeared in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. She was pregnant and wept with labor pains and the agony of childbirth. And another sign appeared in heaven: Behold, a great red dragon with seven heads and ten horns, and on his heads seven diadems. His tail pierced a third of the stars in the sky and hurled them to earth. And the dragon stood before the woman who was about to give birth, to devour her when she gave birth to her son. She gave birth to a male child who was to rule all nations with a rod of iron, but her child was caught up to God and to his throne...

1 Pedro 2:2ESV / 2 helpful votes

Like newborn infants, yearn for the pure spiritual milk, that by means of it you may grow unto salvation—

Hebrews 11:1-40ESV / 2 helpful votes

Now faith is the certainty of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. Because through them the elders received their praise. By faith we understand that the universe was created by the Word of God, so that the visible was not made of visible things. By faith, Abel offered to God a more acceptable sacrifice than Cain's, thus being commended as righteous, and God praised him by accepting his offerings. And by faith he still speaks, though he died. By faith Enoch was caught up so that he would not see death, and he was not found because God had caught him up. Well, before they took him away, he was praised for pleasing God. ...

Romans 12:1-21ESV / 2 helpful votes

I beg you, then, brothers, by the mercies of God, that you offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God, which is your spiritual worship. Do not conform to this world, but transform yourselves by renewing your spirit so that through testing you can know what God's will is, what is good, acceptable and perfect. Because by the grace that has been given to me, I tell each one of you not to judge yourselves more than you should think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has ordained. For just as in one body we have many members, but not all the members have the same function, so, being many, we are one body in Christ and individually members of the other. ...

Romans 8:1-39ESV / 2 helpful votes

Therefore, now there is no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. For the law of the Spirit of life freed you in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death. Because God has done what the law weakened by the flesh could not do. By sending his own Son in the image of sinful flesh and for sin, he condemned sin in the flesh so that the just requirement of the law might be fulfilled in us, who do not walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit. For those who live according to the flesh think about the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit think about the things of the Spirit. ...

Juan 3:16ESV / 2 helpful votes

“For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, so that everyone who believes in him should not perish, but have eternal life.

Juan 3:1-36ESV / 2 helpful votes

Now there was a man of the Pharisees named Nicodemus, a prince of the Jews. He came to Jesus at night and said to him: "Rabbi, we know that you have come from God as a teacher, because no one can do these signs that you do if God is not with him." Jesus answered him, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God." Nicodemus said to him: "How can a man be born when he is old? Can he enter a second time into his mother's womb and be born?" Jesus replied, "Truly, truly, I tell you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God...

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Mateo 7:12ESV / 2 helpful votes

“So whatever you want others to do with you, do it also with them, because this is the law and the prophets.

Isaiah 1:1-31ESV / 2 helpful votes

Vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz, which he saw of Judah and Jerusalem in the days of the kings of Judah, Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah. Listen, oh heaven, and listen, oh earth; For himseñorHe said: “I raised and raised children, but they rebelled against me. The ox knows his owner and the donkey his master's manger, but Israel does not know, my people do not understand." Oh, sinful people, people loaded with iniquity, offspring of criminals, corrupting children! you gave that upseñor, they have despised the Holy One of Israel, they are completely alienated. Why are you getting shot down anyway? Why will you keep rebelling? The whole head is sick and the whole heart is weak. ...

Proverbs 22:6ESV / 2 helpful votes

Raise a child the way it should go; even if he is old, he will not deviate from it.

Salmo 23:1-6ESV / 2 helpful votes

A Psalm of David.Heseñorhe is my shepherd; I will not want to leave me lying in green pastures. He leads me to still waters. He restores my soul. He will guide me in paths of justice for his name's sake. Even when I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you will be with me; your staff and your staff comfort me. You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows ...

Salmo 16:10ESV / 2 helpful votes

Because you will not abandon my soul in Sheol nor will you let your saints see the corruption.

2 Samuel 1:1-27ESV / 2 helpful votes

After Saul's death, when David returned from defeating the Amalekites, David stayed in Ziklag for two days. And on the third day, behold, a man came out of Saul's camp, with torn clothing and dirt on his head. And when he came to David, he fell to the ground and worshiped him. David said to him, "Where are you from?" And he said to him, "I ran away from the camp of Israel." And David said, "How did it go? Tell me." And he answered: "The people fled from the battle, and also many of the people fell and died, and Saul and his son Jonathan are also dead." Then David said to the young man that he said to him: "How do you know that Saul and his son Jonathan by him are dead?...

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Numbers 1:1-54ESV / 2 helpful votes

Heseñorspoke to Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, in the tabernacle, on the first day of the second month, in the second year after they came out of the land of Egypt, saying, Call together all the congregation by means of the children of Israel, by clans , according to the paternal houses, according to the number of the names, all the males per head. From twenty years old and up, all of Israel who are fit to go to war, you and Aaron number them, company by company. And from each tribe a man will be with you, each head of his father's house. And these are the names of the men who will help you. by Rubén Elizur son of Schedeur; ...

Philippians 4:4ESV / 1 helpful vote

Always rejoice in the Lord; I repeat, rejoice.

Ezekiel 18:4ESV / 1 helpful vote

Behold, all souls are mine; the soul of the father is mine, like the soul of the son: the soul that sins, that one will die.

Salmo 139:13-16ESV / 1 helpful vote

Because you formed my heart; You woven me into my mother's womb. I praise you because I am terribly and wonderfully made. Your works are wonderful; my soul knows it very well. My body was not hidden from you when I was made in secret, woven together in the depths of the earth. Your eyes saw my formless substance; In your book were written all the days that were formed to me when none of them existed.

Salmo 139:1-24ESV / 1 helpful vote

To the choir director. A Psalm of David.oseñor, you looked for me and you met me! You know when I sit down and when I get up; You recognize my thoughts from afar. You seek my way and my bed and you know all my ways. Before a word is on my tongue, behold, ohseñoryou know exactly. You surround me in front and behind and you put your hand on me. ...

Exodus 20:13ESV / 1 helpful vote

"You shouldn't kill.


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