100 Bible Verses about Thankfulness

1 Thessalonians 5:18 ESV / 256 helpful votes

Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

Ephesians 5:20 ESV / 215 helpful votes

Giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,

Psalm 106:1 ESV / 162 helpful votes

Praise the Lord! Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!

Psalm 100:4 ESV / 134 helpful votes

Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name!

Philippians 4:6 ESV / 128 helpful votes

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.

Psalm 107:1 ESV / 116 helpful votes

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!

Colossians 4:2 ESV / 111 helpful votes

Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving.

Colossians 3:15-17 ESV / 92 helpful votes

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

Psalm 28:7 ESV / 87 helpful votes

The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts, and I am helped; my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him.

Colossians 3:17 ESV / 76 helpful votes

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.

Colossians 3:15 ESV / 74 helpful votes

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

Psalm 100:1-5 ESV / 63 helpful votes

A Psalm for giving thanks. Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth! Serve the Lord with gladness! Come into his presence with singing! Know that the Lord, he is God! It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name! For the Lord is good; his steadfast love endures forever, and his faithfulness to all generations.

1 Thessalonians 1:2 ESV / 61 helpful votes

We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly mentioning you in our prayers,

2 Corinthians 9:15 ESV / 60 helpful votes

Thanks be to God for his inexpressible gift!

Psalm 95:2 ESV / 50 helpful votes

Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise!

Philemon 1:4 ESV / 49 helpful votes

I thank my God always when I remember you in my prayers,

1 Corinthians 15:57 ESV / 48 helpful votes

But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.

Colossians 2:7 ESV / 46 helpful votes

Rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.

Psalm 50:14 ESV / 46 helpful votes

Offer to God a sacrifice of thanksgiving, and perform your vows to the Most High,

Psalm 116:17 ESV / 45 helpful votes

I will offer to you the sacrifice of thanksgiving and call on the name of the Lord.

Psalm 69:30 ESV / 39 helpful votes

I will praise the name of God with a song; I will magnify him with thanksgiving.

Ephesians 1:16 ESV / 38 helpful votes

I do not cease to give thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers,

Psalm 30:12 ESV / 37 helpful votes

That my glory may sing your praise and not be silent. O Lord my God, I will give thanks to you forever!

Romans 14:6 ESV / 36 helpful votes

The one who observes the day, observes it in honor of the Lord. The one who eats, eats in honor of the Lord, since he gives thanks to God, while the one who abstains, abstains in honor of the Lord and gives thanks to God.

Romans 1:21 ESV / 36 helpful votes

For although they knew God, they did not honor him as God or give thanks to him, but they became futile in their thinking, and their foolish hearts were darkened.

1 Chronicles 29:13 ESV / 35 helpful votes

And now we thank you, our God, and praise your glorious name.

1 Timothy 2:1 ESV / 34 helpful votes

First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people,

1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 ESV / 34 helpful votes

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

Revelation 11:17 ESV / 33 helpful votes

Saying, “We give thanks to you, Lord God Almighty, who is and who was, for you have taken your great power and begun to reign.

Colossians 3:16 ESV / 32 helpful votes

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.

2 Corinthians 2:14 ESV / 32 helpful votes

But thanks be to God, who in Christ always leads us in triumphal procession, and through us spreads the fragrance of the knowledge of him everywhere.

Psalm 9:1 ESV / 32 helpful votes

To the choirmaster: according to Muth-labben. A Psalm of David. I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart; I will recount all of your wonderful deeds.

1 Chronicles 16:34 ESV / 32 helpful votes

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever!

James 1:17 ESV / 31 helpful votes

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.

Revelation 7:12 ESV / 29 helpful votes

Saying, “Amen! Blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and might be to our God forever and ever! Amen.”

1 Timothy 4:4 ESV / 29 helpful votes

For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving,

Psalm 136:1-26 ESV / 29 helpful votes

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever. Give thanks to the God of gods, for his steadfast love endures forever. Give thanks to the Lord of lords, for his steadfast love endures forever; to him who alone does great wonders, for his steadfast love endures forever; to him who by understanding made the heavens, for his steadfast love endures forever; ...

Psalm 92:1 ESV / 29 helpful votes

A Psalm. A Song for the Sabbath. It is good to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises to your name, O Most High;

2 Thessalonians 1:3 ESV / 28 helpful votes

We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers, as is right, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of every one of you for one another is increasing.

1 Corinthians 1:4 ESV / 28 helpful votes

I give thanks to my God always for you because of the grace of God that was given you in Christ Jesus,

Psalm 118:1 ESV / 28 helpful votes

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever!

1 Timothy 1:12 ESV / 27 helpful votes

I thank him who has given me strength, Christ Jesus our Lord, because he judged me faithful, appointing me to his service,

2 Corinthians 9:11 ESV / 27 helpful votes

You will be enriched in every way to be generous in every way, which through us will produce thanksgiving to God.

Hebrews 12:28 ESV / 25 helpful votes

Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe,

Philippians 4:6-7 ESV / 23 helpful votes

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Psalm 7:17 ESV / 23 helpful votes

I will give to the Lord the thanks due to his righteousness, and I will sing praise to the name of the Lord, the Most High.

Hebrews 13:15 ESV / 22 helpful votes

Through him then let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that acknowledge his name.

Jonah 2:9 ESV / 22 helpful votes

But I with the voice of thanksgiving will sacrifice to you; what I have vowed I will pay. Salvation belongs to the Lord!”

Psalm 136:1-3 ESV / 22 helpful votes

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever. Give thanks to the God of gods, for his steadfast love endures forever. Give thanks to the Lord of lords, for his steadfast love endures forever;

Ephesians 5:4 ESV / 21 helpful votes

Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving.

1 Chronicles 16:8 ESV / 21 helpful votes

Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples!

Psalm 105:1 ESV / 20 helpful votes

Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples!

Psalm 107:15 ESV / 19 helpful votes

Let them thank the Lord for his steadfast love, for his wondrous works to the children of man!

Psalm 50:23 ESV / 19 helpful votes

The one who offers thanksgiving as his sacrifice glorifies me; to one who orders his way rightly I will show the salvation of God!”

Daniel 2:23 ESV / 18 helpful votes

To you, O God of my fathers, I give thanks and praise, for you have given me wisdom and might, and have now made known to me what we asked of you, for you have made known to us the king's matter.”

Psalm 116:12-14 ESV / 18 helpful votes

What shall I render to the Lord for all his benefits to me? I will lift up the cup of salvation and call on the name of the Lord, I will pay my vows to the Lord in the presence of all his people.

2 Timothy 1:3 ESV / 17 helpful votes

I thank God whom I serve, as did my ancestors, with a clear conscience, as I remember you constantly in my prayers night and day.

Hebrews 12:28-29 ESV / 16 helpful votes

Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe, for our God is a consuming fire.

1 Timothy 4:4-5 ESV / 16 helpful votes

For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving, for it is made holy by the word of God and prayer.

Colossians 2:6-7 ESV / 16 helpful votes

Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.

Daniel 6:10 ESV / 16 helpful votes

When Daniel knew that the document had been signed, he went to his house where he had windows in his upper chamber open toward Jerusalem. He got down on his knees three times a day and prayed and gave thanks before his God, as he had done previously.

Psalm 118:1-18 ESV / 16 helpful votes

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever! Let Israel say, “His steadfast love endures forever.” Let the house of Aaron say, “His steadfast love endures forever.” Let those who fear the Lord say, “His steadfast love endures forever.” Out of my distress I called on the Lord; the Lord answered me and set me free. ...

Psalm 105:1-45 ESV / 16 helpful votes

Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples! Sing to him, sing praises to him; tell of all his wondrous works! Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice! Seek the Lord and his strength; seek his presence continually! Remember the wondrous works that he has done, his miracles, and the judgments he uttered, ...

Psalm 103:2 ESV / 16 helpful votes

Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits,

Psalm 30:4 ESV / 16 helpful votes

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

Psalm 98:1 ESV / 15 helpful votes

A Psalm. Oh sing to the Lord a new song, for he has done marvelous things! His right hand and his holy arm have worked salvation for him.

1 Timothy 4:3-5 ESV / 14 helpful votes

Who forbid marriage and require abstinence from foods that God created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and know the truth. For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving, for it is made holy by the word of God and prayer.

Ruth 2:12 ESV / 14 helpful votes

The Lord repay you for what you have done, and a full reward be given you by the Lord, the God of Israel, under whose wings you have come to take refuge!”

Acts 28:15 ESV / 13 helpful votes

And the brothers there, when they heard about us, came as far as the Forum of Appius and Three Taverns to meet us. On seeing them, Paul thanked God and took courage.

John 6:11 ESV / 13 helpful votes

Jesus then took the loaves, and when he had given thanks, he distributed them to those who were seated. So also the fish, as much as they wanted.

Numbers 6:24-26 ESV / 13 helpful votes

The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace.

Ephesians 5:19-20 ESV / 12 helpful votes

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,

2 Corinthians 4:15 ESV / 12 helpful votes

For it is all for your sake, so that as grace extends to more and more people it may increase thanksgiving, to the glory of God.

Romans 8:28 ESV / 12 helpful votes

And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.

John 3:16 ESV / 12 helpful votes

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

Psalm 103:1-5 ESV / 12 helpful votes

Of David. Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits, who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit, who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy, who satisfies you with good so that your youth is renewed like the eagle's.

Psalm 59:17 ESV / 12 helpful votes

O my Strength, I will sing praises to you, for you, O God, are my fortress, the God who shows me steadfast love.

Psalm 35:18 ESV / 12 helpful votes

I will thank you in the great congregation; in the mighty throng I will praise you.

Psalm 34:1 ESV / 12 helpful votes

Of David, when he changed his behavior before Abimelech, so that he drove him out, and he went away. I will bless the Lord at all times; his praise shall continually be in my mouth.

Psalm 30:11 ESV / 12 helpful votes

You have turned for me my mourning into dancing; you have loosed my sackcloth and clothed me with gladness,

Psalm 20:4 ESV / 12 helpful votes

May he grant you your heart's desire and fulfill all your plans!

1 Chronicles 16:7 ESV / 12 helpful votes

Then on that day David first appointed that thanksgiving be sung to the Lord by Asaph and his brothers.

Numbers 21:17 ESV / 12 helpful votes

Then Israel sang this song: “Spring up, O well!—Sing to it!—

Colossians 2:6 ESV / 11 helpful votes

Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him,

Romans 1:1-32 ESV / 11 helpful votes

Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God, which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the holy Scriptures, concerning his Son, who was descended from David according to the flesh and was declared to be the Son of God in power according to the Spirit of holiness by his resurrection from the dead, Jesus Christ our Lord, through whom we have received grace and apostleship to bring about the obedience of faith for the sake of his name among all the nations, ...

Psalm 119:62 ESV / 11 helpful votes

At midnight I rise to praise you, because of your righteous rules.

Psalm 75:1 ESV / 11 helpful votes

To the choirmaster: according to Do Not Destroy. A Psalm of Asaph. A Song. We give thanks to you, O God; we give thanks, for your name is near. We recount your wondrous deeds.

Colossians 1:12 ESV / 10 helpful votes

Giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of the saints in light.

Philippians 1:3-5 ESV / 10 helpful votes

I thank my God in all my remembrance of you, always in every prayer of mine for you all making my prayer with joy, because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now.

Luke 17:11-19 ESV / 10 helpful votes

On the way to Jerusalem he was passing along between Samaria and Galilee. And as he entered a village, he was met by ten lepers, who stood at a distance and lifted up their voices, saying, “Jesus, Master, have mercy on us.” When he saw them he said to them, “Go and show yourselves to the priests.” And as they went they were cleansed. Then one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, praising God with a loud voice; ...

Psalm 138:1-8 ESV / 10 helpful votes

Of David. I give you thanks, O Lord, with my whole heart; before the gods I sing your praise; I bow down toward your holy temple and give thanks to your name for your steadfast love and your faithfulness, for you have exalted above all things your name and your word. On the day I called, you answered me; my strength of soul you increased. All the kings of the earth shall give you thanks, O Lord, for they have heard the words of your mouth, and they shall sing of the ways of the Lord, for great is the glory of the Lord. ...

Psalm 107:22 ESV / 10 helpful votes

And let them offer sacrifices of thanksgiving, and tell of his deeds in songs of joy!

Ephesians 5:3-4 ESV / 9 helpful votes

But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving.

2 Corinthians 8:16 ESV / 9 helpful votes

But thanks be to God, who put into the heart of Titus the same earnest care I have for you.

2 Corinthians 1:11 ESV / 9 helpful votes

You also must help us by prayer, so that many will give thanks on our behalf for the blessing granted us through the prayers of many.

John 15:13 ESV / 9 helpful votes

Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.

Zephaniah 3:17 ESV / 9 helpful votes

The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing.

Psalm 71:23 ESV / 9 helpful votes

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

Psalm 68:19 ESV / 9 helpful votes

Blessed be the Lord, who daily bears us up; God is our salvation. Selah

Psalm 54:6 ESV / 9 helpful votes

With a freewill offering I will sacrifice to you; I will give thanks to your name, O Lord, for it is good.

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