After defeating the prophets of Baal on Mount Carmel, prophet Elijah fled into the wilderness where he fell into deep loneliness. He felt so lonely and abandoned that he even asked God to take his life. However, God provided him with food and water, then led him to Mount Horeb where He reassured him that he was not alone.

Bible verses for when you feel lonely.

The Bible reminds us that we are truly never alone for even in our loneliest hour, God is with us, walking with us and reassuring us that we are not alone just like He did to Elijah.

If you feel lonely, alone, and misunderstood, these 50 Bible verses are for you. Not only will they uplift your spirits, but they’ll also serve as a reminder that you are not alone.

Bible Verses for When You Feel Lonely

Isaiah 41:10 

“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.”

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Isaiah 43:2  

“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.”

Psalm 34:18 

“The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.”

Deuteronomy 31:6 

“Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the Lord your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.”

Zephaniah 3:17  

“The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing.”

Joshua 1:9  

“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.”

Psalm 9:10 

“And those who know your name put their trust in you, for you, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek you.”

Hebrews 13:5

“Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, ‘I will never leave you nor forsake you.'”

Psalm 147:3  

“He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.”

Matthew 28:20  

“Teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”

2 Corinthians 1:3-4  

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.”

Bible verses for when you feel lonely.
Bible verse from the book of 46:1.

Romans 8:38-39  

“For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.”

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2 Thessalonians 3:16 

“Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times in every way. The Lord be with you all.”

Psalm 46:1 

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.”

John 14:27  

“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.”

1 Peter 5:7  

“Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.”

Romans 15:13 

“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.”

Isaiah 41:13  

“For I, the Lord your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, ‘Fear not, I am the one who helps you.'”

Psalm 16:8 

“I have set the Lord always before me; because he is at my right hand, I shall not be shaken.”

Philippians 4:6-7 

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”

Proverbs 18:24  

“A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.”

Psalm 139:7-10 

“Where shall I go from your Spirit? Or where shall I flee from your presence? If I ascend to heaven, you are there! If I make my bed in Sheol, you are there! If I take the wings of the morning and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea, even there your hand shall lead me, and your right hand shall hold me.”

1 Corinthians 10:13  

“No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.”

Psalm 23:1-4 

“The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.”

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Romans 8:31  

“What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?”

Bible verses for when you feel lonely.
Bible verse from the book of Psalm 147:3.

1 John 4:16  

“So we have come to know and to believe the love that God has for us. God is love, and anyone who abides in love abides in God, and God abides in them.”

Psalm 139:13-16  

“For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well. My frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret, intricately woven in the depths of the earth. Your eyes saw my unformed substance; in your book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there was none of them.”

Matthew 11:28 

“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.”

Psalm 37:4 

“Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.”

Romans 12:12 

“Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.”

2 Corinthians 4:16-18 

“So we do not lose heart. Though our outer self is wasting away, our inner self is being renewed day by day. For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison, as we look not to the things that are seen but to the things that are unseen. For the things that are seen are transient, but the things that are unseen are eternal.”

Psalm 42:11 

“Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my salvation and my God.”

John 16:33  

“I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.”

Bible verses for when you feel lonely.
Bible verse from the book of Psalm 9:10.

1 John 3:1  

“See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him.”

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Psalm 30:5  

“For his anger is but for a moment, and his favor is for a lifetime. Weeping may tarry for the night, but joy comes with the morning.”

Ephesians 2:10  

“For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.”

James 1:2-4 

“Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.”

Psalm 91:15 

“When he calls to me, I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble; I will rescue him and honor him.”

Colossians 3:15  

“And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.”

Romans 8:28  

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.”

Philippians 1:6 

“And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.”

Psalm 37:23-24 

“The steps of a man are established by the Lord, when he delights in his way; though he fall, he shall not be cast headlong, for the Lord upholds his hand.”

Bible verses for when you feel lonely.
Bible verse from the book of Psalm 34:18.

Isaiah 40:31  

“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.”

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2 Timothy 1:7 

“For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.”

Psalm 94:18-19  

“When I thought, ‘My foot slips,’ your steadfast love, O Lord, held me up. When the cares of my heart are many, your consolations cheer my soul.”

Romans 5:8 

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

Psalm 16:11 

“You make known to me the path of life; in your presence there is fullness of joy; at your right hand are pleasures forevermore.”

Isaiah 43:18-19  

“Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old. Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.”

Psalm 27: 10

“For my father and my mother have forsaken me, but the Lord will take me in.”

Psalm 91:1-2  

“He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say to the Lord, ‘My refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.'”