Read & Study the Bible Online - Bible Portal

Want to know what the Bible says about Delighting In God? Here are 14 Bible verses about Delighting In God from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible, New International Version (NIV), sorted from the most relevant to the least relevant.

Use the up or down arrow next to each verses to vote for this topic. Your input is important for us to improve it.

Note: Always check the context of a verse; Click the "Read Full Chapter" button next to each verse to read more. The context of a verse might put a very different slant on what the verse seems to say.

Psalm 37:4 NIV
Take delight in the Lord,
    and he will give you the desires of your heart.
Job 22:21 NIV
“Submit to God and be at peace with him;
    in this way prosperity will come to you.
Job 22:26 NIV
Surely then you will find delight in the Almighty
    and will lift up your face to God.
Isaiah 58:13-14 NIV
13 “If you keep your feet from breaking the Sabbath
    and from doing as you please on my holy day,
if you call the Sabbath a delight
    and the Lord’s holy day honorable,
and if you honor it by not going your own way
    and not doing as you please or speaking idle words,
14 then you will find your joy in the Lord,
    and I will cause you to ride in triumph on the heights of the land
    and to feast on the inheritance of your father Jacob.”
For the mouth of the Lord has spoken.
Song of Solomon 2:3 NIV
Like an apple tree among the trees of the forest
    is my beloved among the young men.
I delight to sit in his shade,
    and his fruit is sweet to my taste.
Psalm 1:1 NIV
Blessed is the one
    who does not walk in step with the wicked
or stand in the way that sinners take
    or sit in the company of mockers,
Psalm 119:24 NIV
Your statutes are my delight;
    they are my counselors.
Psalm 119:35 NIV
Direct me in the path of your commands,
    for there I find delight.
Nehemiah 9:25 NIV
They captured fortified cities and fertile land; they took possession of houses filled with all kinds of good things, wells already dug, vineyards, olive groves and fruit trees in abundance. They ate to the full and were well-nourished; they reveled in your great goodness.
Psalm 94:19 NIV
When anxiety was great within me,
    your consolation brought me joy.
Isaiah 58:2 NIV
For day after day they seek me out;
    they seem eager to know my ways,
as if they were a nation that does what is right
    and has not forsaken the commands of its God.
They ask me for just decisions
    and seem eager for God to come near them.
Job 27:10 NIV
Will they find delight in the Almighty?
    Will they call on God at all times?
Jeremiah 6:10 NIV
To whom can I speak and give warning?
    Who will listen to me?
Their ears are closed
    so they cannot hear.
The word of the Lord is offensive to them;
    they find no pleasure in it.
Psalm 112:1 NIV
Praise the Lord.
Blessed are those who fear the Lord,
    who find great delight in his commands.

Group of Brands