Bible Portal

Want to know what the Bible says about Humility? Here are 424 Bible verses about Humility 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.

Proverbs 22:4 NIV
Humility is the fear of the Lord;
    its wages are riches and honor and life.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
4014
1 Peter 5:5 NIV
In the same way, you who are younger, submit yourselves to your elders. All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because,
“God opposes the proud
    but shows favor to the humble.”
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3750
Colossians 3:12 NIV
Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3648
Colossians 3:12 NIV
Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3648
Proverbs 11:2 NIV
When pride comes, then comes disgrace,
    but with humility comes wisdom.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3557
James 4:6 NIV
But he gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says:
“God opposes the proud
    but shows favor to the humble.”
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3431
James 4:10 NIV
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3348
Ephesians 4:2 NIV
Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3272
Proverbs 15:33 NIV
Wisdom’s instruction is to fear the Lord,
    and humility comes before honor.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3112
Proverbs 18:12 NIV
Before a downfall the heart is haughty,
    but humility comes before honor.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3086
Micah 6:8 NIV
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.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
3062
1 Peter 5:6 NIV
Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
2946
2 Chronicles 7:14 NIV
if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
2901
Luke 14:11 NIV
For all those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.”
Read Full Chapter
Copy
2694
Philippians 2:3 NIV
Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves,
Read Full Chapter
Copy
2577
Romans 12:3 NIV
For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
2420
Proverbs 3:34 NIV
He mocks proud mockers
    but shows favor to the humble and oppressed.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
2162
James 3:13 NIV
Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
2012
Matthew 23:12 NIV
For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
1970
Isaiah 57:15 NIV
For this is what the high and exalted One says—
    he who lives forever, whose name is holy:
“I live in a high and holy place,
    but also with the one who is contrite and lowly in spirit,
to revive the spirit of the lowly
    and to revive the heart of the contrite.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
1886

Group of Brands