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The words “It Is Well With My Soul” hold a profound and enduring place in the hearts of many. This simple yet powerful phrase has transcended time and culture, resonating with people from all walks of life.

At its core, it is a declaration of peace and unwavering faith, a testament to the resilience of the human spirit even in the face of adversity. But where do these words come from, and what is their significance within the context of the Bible?

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In this exploration, we delve into the origins, meaning, and impact of the “It Is Well With My Soul” Bible verse.

It Is Well With My Soul Bible Verse

1. Psalm 23:1

“The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.”

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2. Philippians 4:7

“And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”

3. Isaiah 26:3

“You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you because he trusts in you.”

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4. Matthew 11:28

“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.”

5. John 14:27

“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.”

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6. Proverbs 16:7

“When a man’s ways please the Lord, he makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.”

7. Romans 15:13

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.”

8. 2 Thessalonians 3:16

“Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times in every way. The Lord be with you all.”

9. Psalm 4:8

“In peace I will both lie down and sleep; for you alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety.”

10. Colossians 3:15

“And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.”

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11. 2 Kings 4:26

“Run at once to meet her and say to her, ‘Is all well with you? Is all well with your husband? Is all well with the child?’ And she answered, ‘All is well.'”

12. 2 Kings 4:16

“And he said, ‘At this season, about this time next year, you shall embrace a son.’ And she said, ‘No, my lord, O man of God; do not lie to your servant.'”

13. 2 Kings 4:38

“And Elisha came again to Gilgal when there was a famine in the land. And as the sons of the prophets were sitting before him, he said to his servant, ‘Set on the large pot, and boil stew for the sons of the prophets.'”

14. 2 Kings 4:40

“So they poured out for the men to eat. And when they ate of the stew, they cried out, ‘O man of God, there is death in the pot!’ And they could not eat it.”

15. 2 Kings 4:32

“When Elisha came into the house, he saw the child lying dead on his bed.”

16. 2 Kings 4:27

“And when she came to the mountain to the man of God, she caught hold of his feet. And Gehazi came to push her away. But the man of God said, ‘Leave her alone, for she is in bitter distress, and the Lord has hidden it from me and has not told me.'”

17. 2 Kings 4:35

“Then he went up and lay on the child, putting his mouth on his mouth, his eyes on his eyes, and his hands on his hands. And as he stretched himself upon him, the flesh of the child became warm.”

18. 2 Kings 4:41

“But he said, ‘Then bring flour.’ And he threw it into the pot and said, ‘Pour some out for the men, that they may eat.’ And there was no harm in the pot.”

19. 2 Kings 4:25

“So she set out and came to the man of God at Mount Carmel. When the man of God saw her coming, he said to Gehazi his servant, ‘Look, there is the Shunammite.'”

20. 2 Kings 4:28

“Then she said, ‘Did I ask my lord for a son? Did I not say, Do not deceive me?'”

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21. John 16:33

“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.”

22. Romans 8:28

“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.”

23. Psalm 34:18

“The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.”

24. Isaiah 41:10

“So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”

25. 2 Corinthians 1:3-4

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.”

26. Matthew 5:4

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.”

27. Psalm 55:22

“Cast your burden on the Lord, and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved.”

28. 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17

“Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace, comfort your hearts and establish them in every good work and word.”

29. Psalm 46:10

“Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!”

30. 1 Peter 5:7

“Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.”

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31. Psalm 37:4

“Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.”

32. Proverbs 3:5-6

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.”

33. James 1:12

“Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.”

34. Romans 8:18

“For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is to be revealed to us.”

35. Hebrews 11:1

“Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.”

36. Psalm 30:5

“For his anger is but for a moment, and his favor is for a lifetime. Weeping may tarry for the night, but joy comes with the morning.”

37. Psalm 34:19

“Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all.”

38. 2 Corinthians 4:17

“For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison.”

39. Psalm 126:5

“Those who sow in tears shall reap with shouts of joy!”

40. Romans 15:13

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.”

 Lessons of Faith and Resilience in the “It Is Well With My Soul” Verse

41. Hebrews 11:1

“Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.”

42. Romans 5:3-4

“Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope.”

43. James 1:3-4

“For you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.”

44. 2 Corinthians 12:9-10

“But he said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.’ Therefore, I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me. For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong.”

45. Romans 15:13

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.”

46. 1 Peter 1:7

“So that the tested genuineness of your faith—more precious than gold that perishes though it is tested by fire—may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.”

47. Romans 8:28

“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.”

48. 2 Corinthians 4:16-18

“So we do not lose heart. Though our outer self is wasting away, our inner self is being renewed day by day. For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison, as we look not to the things that are seen but to the things that are unseen. For the things that are seen are transient, but the things that are unseen are eternal.”

49. Isaiah 40:31

“But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.”

50. Romans 12:12

“Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.”

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51. Colossians 3:16

“Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God.”

52. Ephesians 5:19-20

“Addressing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart, giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.”

53. Psalm 95:1-2

“Oh come, let us sing to the Lord; let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation! Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise!”

54. Psalm 100:1-2

“Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth! Serve the Lord with gladness! Come into his presence with singing!”

55. Psalm 150:3-5

“Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute and harp! Praise him with tambourine and dance; praise him with strings and pipe! Praise him with sounding cymbals; praise him with loud clashing cymbals!”

56. Colossians 3:17

“And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.”

57. Psalm 149:3

“Let them praise his name with dancing, making melody to him with tambourine and lyre!”

58. 1 Chronicles 16:23-24

“Sing to the Lord, all the earth! Tell of his salvation from day to day. Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous works among all the peoples!”

59. Psalm 30:4

“Sing praises to the Lord, O you his saints, and give thanks to his holy name.”

60. Psalm 71:23

“My lips will shout for joy when I sing praises to you; my soul also, which you have redeemed.”

Conclusion

In closing, the “It Is Well With My Soul” Bible verse has proven to be a source of solace and inspiration for countless individuals throughout history.

 The legacy of this verse extends far beyond the pages of hymnals and church pews; it continues to inspire and uplift, serving as a timeless testament to the strength of the human spirit when anchored in faith.  

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