10 Bible Verses about Tattoos

Leviticus 19:28 ESV / 379 helpful votes

You shall not make any cuts on your body for the dead or tattoo yourselves: I am the Lord.

1 Corinthians 6:19-20 ESV / 203 helpful votes

Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own, for you were bought with a price. So glorify God in your body.

1 Corinthians 10:31 ESV / 126 helpful votes

So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.

Revelation 19:16 ESV / 101 helpful votes

On his robe and on his thigh he has a name written, King of kings and Lord of lords.

Ephesians 5:10 ESV / 80 helpful votes

And try to discern what is pleasing to the Lord.

1 Corinthians 10:23 ESV / 71 helpful votes

“All things are lawful,” but not all things are helpful. “All things are lawful,” but not all things build up.

Deuteronomy 14:1 ESV / 67 helpful votes

“You are the sons of the Lord your God. You shall not cut yourselves or make any baldness on your foreheads for the dead.

Romans 1:24 ESV / 30 helpful votes

Therefore God gave them up in the lusts of their hearts to impurity, to the dishonoring of their bodies among themselves,

Leviticus 18:1-30 ESV / 7 helpful votes

And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying, “Speak to the people of Israel and say to them, I am the Lord your God. You shall not do as they do in the land of Egypt, where you lived, and you shall not do as they do in the land of Canaan, to which I am bringing you. You shall not walk in their statutes. You shall follow my rules and keep my statutes and walk in them. I am the Lord your God. You shall therefore keep my statutes and my rules; if a person does them, he shall live by them: I am the Lord. ...

James 4:14 ESV / 3 helpful votes

Yet you do not know what tomorrow will bring. What is your life? For you are a mist that appears for a little time and then vanishes.

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