The word “trust” occurs 153 times in the Bible. The infographic below identifies the points of each occurrence. This graphic presentation starts with Genesis in the top left and concludes with Revelation in the bottom right.
Here are the 59 most transcendent Bible scriptures on trust.
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.”
1 John 4:18
There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not been perfected in love.
Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him, and he will act.
“Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.”
1 John 4:16
So we have come to know and to believe the love that God has for us. God is love, and whoever abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him.
1 John 5:14
And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us.
2 Corinthians 5:7
For we walk by faith, not by sight.
And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him.
So we can confidently say, “The Lord is my helper; I will not fear; what can man do to me?”
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.
You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.
But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.
Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you.
But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind.
Thus says the Lord: “Cursed is the man who trusts in man and makes flesh his strength, whose heart turns away from the Lord.”
“Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, whose trust is the Lord.”
Though he slay me, I will hope in him; yet I will argue my ways to his face.
“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.”
“Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.”
“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.”
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
“One who is faithful in a very little is also faithful in much, and one who is dishonest in a very little is also dishonest in much.”
But overhearing what they said, Jesus said to the ruler of the synagogue, “Do not fear, only believe.”
Immediately the father of the child cried out and said, “I believe; help my unbelief!”
The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; he knows those who take refuge in him.
And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.
Whoever gives thought to the word will discover good, and blessed is he who trusts in the Lord.
Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.
A greedy man stirs up strife, but the one who trusts in the Lord will be enriched.
The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is safe.
In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.
Every word of God proves true; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him.
He is not afraid of bad news; his heart is firm, trusting in the Lord.
It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in man.
But I have trusted in your steadfast love; my heart shall rejoice in your salvation.
Let me hear in the morning of your steadfast love, for in you I trust. Make me know the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul.
Put not your trust in princes, in a son of man, in whom there is no salvation.
Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God.
I believe that I shall look upon the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living!
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.
But I trust in you, O Lord; I say, “You are my God.”
Many are the sorrows of the wicked, but steadfast love surrounds the one who trusts in the Lord.
Trust in the Lord, and do good; dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness.
Offer right sacrifices, and put your trust in the Lord.
Blessed is the man who makes the Lord his trust, who does not turn to the proud, to those who go astray after a lie!
“Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!”
Cast your burden on the Lord, and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved.
When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.
In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can flesh do to me?
With God we shall do valiantly; it is he who will tread down our foes.
Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us. Selah
And those who know your name put their trust in you, for you, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek you.
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.
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
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.