Bible verses about
Eternal Life

God loves every one of His children. He knows that we struggle with the sadness, darkness, and death that come from living on a world that has fallen away from its Creator. Praise God that He has sent His Son to give us a whole new life — forever! “For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord” (Romans 6:23).

I have eternal life because I believe in Jesus

John 3:16

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

Jesus is the life-giver

1 John 5:12

He who has the Son has the life. He who doesn’t have God’s Son doesn’t have the life.

Jesus’ sacrifice is my salvation

John 3:14-15

As Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of Man be lifted up, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have eternal life.

Eternal life is free to all who believe in Jesus

Romans 6:23

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

God is the source of life

John 17:3

This is eternal life, that they should know you, the only true God, and him whom you sent, Jesus Christ.

God created me for eternity

Titus 1:2

In hope of eternal life, which God, who can’t lie, promised before time began.

Serving God sanctifies me for eternity

Romans 6:22

But now, being made free from sin and having become servants of God, you have your fruit of sanctification and the result of eternal life.

My belief in Jesus will last forever

John 11:25-26

Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will still live, even if he dies. Whoever lives and believes in me will never die. Do you believe this?”

I look forward to my reward

Revelation 3:5

He who overcomes will be arrayed in white garments, and I will in no way blot his name out of the book of life, and I will confess his name before my Father, and before his angels.

Jesus’ name holds eternal power

1 John 5:13

These things I have written to you who believe in the name of the Son of God, that you may know that you have eternal life, and that you may continue to believe in the name of the Son of God.

God gives us life and protects us

John 10:28

I give eternal life to them. They will never perish, and no one will snatch them out of my hand.

Jesus is my testimony

1 John 5:11

The testimony is this, that God gave to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.

Eternal life is God’s will for all believers

John 6:40

This is the will of the one who sent me, that everyone who sees the Son, and believes in him, should have eternal life; and I will raise him up at the last day.

Jesus will supply me for eternity

John 6:27

Don’t work for the food which perishes, but for the food which remains to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give to you. For God the Father has sealed him.

God calls us for eternity

1 Timothy 6:12

Fight the good fight of faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called, and you confessed the good confession in the sight of many witnesses.

If I believe, I have eternal life

John 6:47

Most certainly, I tell you, he who believes in me has eternal life.

God’s plan includes us living with Him forever

Daniel 7:18

But the saints of the Most High will receive the kingdom, and possess the kingdom forever, even forever and ever.

Eternal life is a gift of grace

Romans 5:21

That as sin reigned in death, even so grace might reign through righteousness to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.