23 Scriptures about Salvation

Salvation in the Bible reveals God’s incredible love and redemptive plan for humanity. The Scriptures teach that all people have sinned and fall short of God’s perfect standard, deserving eternal separation from Him. However, God, in His mercy and grace, provided a way of salvation through His Son, Jesus Christ.

Jesus, fully God and fully man, came to earth, lived a sinless life, and willingly sacrificed Himself on the cross to pay the penalty for our sins. Through faith in Jesus and His finished work on the cross, we can be reconciled to God and receive the gift of eternal life.

Salvation is a free gift of God’s grace, not something we can earn through our own efforts or good works. It is by faith alone in Jesus Christ that we are saved. When we repent of our sins, turning away from our old life, and place our trust in Jesus as our Lord and Savior, we experience the forgiveness of sins, the indwelling of the Holy Spirit, and a transformed relationship with God.

Salvation is not merely a one-time event but a lifelong journey of growing in the knowledge and likeness of Christ. As believers, we are called to share the good news of salvation with others, that they too may come to know and experience the saving grace of Jesus Christ.

“For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.”

Ephesians 2:8-9
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Scriptures about Salvation:

John 3:16

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

Romans 10:9

“Because, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.”

Acts 4:12

“And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.”

Ephesians 2:8-9

“For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.”

Titus 3:5

“He saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to his own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit.”

Romans 6:23

“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.”

Acts 16:31

“And they said, ‘Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household.'”

Romans 5:8

“But God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.”

1 Timothy 2:3-4

“This is good, and it is pleasing in the sight of God our Savior, who desires all people to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth.”

John 14:6

“Jesus said to him, ‘I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.'”

Romans 8:1

“There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.”

Acts 2:21

“And it shall come to pass that everyone who calls upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.”

Romans 3:23-24

“For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and are justified by his grace as a gift, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.”

Matthew 1:21

“She will bear a son, and you shall call his name Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins.”

2 Corinthians 5:17

“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.”

1 Peter 3:18

“For Christ also suffered once for sins, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh but made alive in the spirit.”

Ephesians 1:7

“In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace.”

Romans 10:13

“For everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”

John 10:9

“I am the door. If anyone enters by me, he will be saved and will go in and out and find pasture.”

Acts 16:30-31

“Then he brought them out and said, ‘Sirs, what must I do to be saved?’ And they said, ‘Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household.'”

Romans 10:10

“For with the heart one believes and is justified, and with the mouth one confesses and is saved.”

1 John 5:11-12

“And this is the testimony, that God gave us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. Whoever has the Son has life; whoever does not have the Son of God does not have life.”

Acts 22:16

“And now why do you wait? Rise and be baptized and wash away your sins, calling on his name.”

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