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Want to know what the Bible says about God's Timing? Here are 125 Bible verses about God's Timing from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible, New International Version (NIV), sorted from the most relevant to the least relevant.

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Habakkuk 2:3 NIV
For the revelation awaits an appointed time;
    it speaks of the end
    and will not prove false.
Though it linger, wait for it;
    it will certainly come
    and will not delay.
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Isaiah 40:31 NIV
but those who hope in the Lord
    will renew their strength.
They will soar on wings like eagles;
    they will run and not grow weary,
    they will walk and not be faint.
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Ecclesiastes 3:1 NIV
There is a time for everything,
    and a season for every activity under the heavens:
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Ecclesiastes 8:6 NIV
For there is a proper time and procedure for every matter,
    though a person may be weighed down by misery.
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Galatians 6:9 NIV
Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.
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Ecclesiastes 3:11 NIV
He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end.
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Proverbs 3:5-6 NIV
5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart
    and lean not on your own understanding;
6 in all your ways submit to him,
    and he will make your paths straight.
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Lamentations 3:25-26 NIV
25 The Lord is good to those whose hope is in him,
    to the one who seeks him;
26 it is good to wait quietly
    for the salvation of the Lord.
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2 Peter 3:8 NIV
But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day.
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Acts 1:7 NIV
He said to them: “It is not for you to know the times or dates the Father has set by his own authority.
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Galatians 4:4 NIV
But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law,
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Luke 18:27 NIV
Jesus replied, “What is impossible with man is possible with God.”
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Genesis 18:14 NIV
Is anything too hard for the Lord? I will return to you at the appointed time next year, and Sarah will have a son.”
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Romans 8:28 NIV
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.
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Romans 5:6 NIV
You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly.
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John 7:6 NIV
Therefore Jesus told them, “My time is not yet here; for you any time will do.
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Micah 7:7 NIV
But as for me, I watch in hope for the Lord,
    I wait for God my Savior;
    my God will hear me.
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2 Peter 3:8-9 NIV
8 But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day. 9 The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. Instead he is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.
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Hebrews 6:12 NIV
We do not want you to become lazy, but to imitate those who through faith and patience inherit what has been promised.
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Isaiah 55:8-9 NIV
8 “For my thoughts are not your thoughts,
    neither are your ways my ways,”
declares the Lord.
9 “As the heavens are higher than the earth,
    so are my ways higher than your ways
    and my thoughts than your thoughts.
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