Monday, October 22, 2012

What God has to say about waiting

Genesis 49:18  I have waited for Your salvation, O Lord. 

Psalm 25:3  Let none that wait on You be ashamed. 

Psalm 25:4-5  Show me Your ways, O Lord; teach me Your paths.  Lead me in Your truth and 

teach me: for You are the God of my salvation; on You do I wait all day. 

Psalm 25:21  Let integrity and uprightness preserve me; for I wait for You. 

Psalm 27:14  Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and He will strengthen your heart.  Wait, I 

say, on the Lord. 

Psalm 31:24  Be of good courage and He shall strengthen your heart, all you who wait for the 


Psalm 33:20, 22  Our soul waits for the Lord: He is our help and our shield.  Let Your mercy, O 

Lord, be upon us, as we wait for You. 

Psalm 37:7, 9  Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him... Those that wait upon the Lord, they 

shall inherit the earth. 

Psalm 37:34  Wait on the Lord and keep His way, and He shall exalt thee to inherit the land. 

Psalm 40:1  I waited patiently for the Lord; and He inclined to me and heard my cry. 

Psalm 59:9  I will wait for You, oh You my strength, for God is my defense. 

Psalm 62:1  Truly my soul silently waits for God; from Him comes my salvation. 

Psalm 62:5-6  My soul, wait silently for God alone; my hope is from Him.  He only is my rock and 
my salvation. 

Psalm 106:13  They soon forgot His works; they did not wait for His counsel. 

Psalm 130:5-6  I wait for the Lord, my soul waits, and in His word do I hope.  My soul waits for the 
Lord more than they that watch for the morning - yes, more than they that watch for the morning. 

Isaiah 8:17  I will wait upon the Lord, that hides His face from the house of Jacob, and I will look 

for Him. 

Isaiah 25:9  And it shall be said in that day, Look, this is our God; we have waited for Him, and He 
will save us: this is the Lord; we have waited for Him, we will be glad and rejoice in His salvation. 

Isaiah 26:8-9  Yes, in the way of Your judgments, O Lord, have we waited for You. The desire of 

our soul is for Your name. With my soul I have desired You in the night. Yes, by my spirit within 
me I will seek You early. 

Isaiah 30:18  Therefore the Lord will wait, that He may be gracious to you; blessed are all those 

who wait for Him. 

Isaiah 40:31  They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with 

wings as eagles; they shall run and not be weary; and they shall walk and not faint. 

Isaiah 49:23  You will know that I am the Lord: for they shall not be ashamed that wait for Me.

Isaiah 64:4  For since the beginning of the world men have not heard, nor perceived by the ear, 

neither has the eye seen any God besides You, who acts for the one who waits for Him. 

Lamentations 3:25  The Lord is good to those who wait for Him, to the soul who seeks Him. 

Lamentations 3:26  It is good that one should both hope and quietly wait for the salvation of the 


Micah 7:7  Therefore I will look to the Lord; I will wait for the God of my salvation: my God will 

hear me. 

Hosea 12:6  So you, by the help of your God, return; observe mercy and justice, and wait on your 
God continually. 

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