Enemies Bible Verses: 13 Bible Verses about Enemies

Enemies Bible Verses:

Enemies Bible Verses: It is natural for us to encounter others we may not get along with, and of those we may enemies-bible-verses-300x204consider them to be “enemies.” It is important for us however, to remember that they are just humans too. Remember that our number one enemy is Satan. He takes form in many ways, and is everywhere in the world today- we cannot let him lead us to commit such sins. We must forgive and bless each other, and turn to God to strengthen our will against Satan.Turn to these Bible verses on enemies to help understand.

  1. Exodus 23:22

    22 If you listen carefully to what he says and do all that I say, I will be an enemy to your enemies and will oppose those who oppose you.
  2. Leviticus 26:6

    6 “ ‘I will grant peace in the land, and you will lie down and no one will make you afraid. I will remove wild beasts from the land, and the sword will not pass through your country.
  3. Luke 6:27-30

    27 “But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, 28 bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you. 29 If someone slaps you on one cheek, turn to them the other also. If someone takes your coat, do not withhold your shirt from them. 30 Give to everyone who asks you, and if anyone takes what belongs to you, do not demand it back.
  4. Proverbs 24:17

    17 Do not gloat when your enemy falls; when they stumble, do not let your heart rejoice,
  5. Romans 12:20

    20 On the contrary: “If your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head.”
  6. Deuteronomy 20:1

    1 When you go to war against your enemies and see horses and chariots and an army greater than yours, do not be afraid of them, because the LORD your God, who brought you up out of Egypt, will be with you.
  7. Psalm 138:7

    7 Though I walk in the midst of trouble, you preserve my life. You stretch out your hand against the anger of my foes; with your right hand you save me.
  8. Proverbs 16:7

    7 When the LORD takes pleasure in anyone’s way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them.
  9. Matthew 5:43

    43 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor  and hate your enemy.’
  10. 1 Peter 3:9

    9 Do not repay evil with evil or insult with insult. On the contrary, repay evil with blessing, because to this you were called so that you may inherit a blessing.
  11. Psalm 37:1-6

    1 Do not fret because of those who are evil or be envious of those who do wrong; 2 for like the grass they will soon wither, like green plants they will soon die away. 3 Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture. 4 Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart. 5 Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him and he will do this: 6 He will make your righteous reward shine like the dawn, your vindication like the noonday sun.
  12. Romans 13:4-6

    4 For the one in authority is God’s servant for your good. But if you do wrong, be afraid, for rulers do not bear the sword for no reason. They are God’s servants, agents of wrath to bring punishment on the wrongdoer. Therefore, it is necessary to submit to the authorities, not only because of possible punishment but also as a matter of conscience. 6 This is also why you pay taxes, for the authorities are God’s servants, who give their full time to governing.
  13. 1 Thessalonians 2:18

    18 For we wanted to come to you—certainly I, Paul, did, again and again—but Satan blocked our way.