Bible verses about temptation.

List of Bible Verses About Temptation

1 Corinthians 10:13 

“No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.”

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James 1:12 

“Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.”

Matthew 26:41 

“Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.”

Luke 4:13 

“When the devil had finished all this tempting, he left him until an opportune time.”

Galatians 6:1 

“Brothers and sisters, if someone is caught in a sin, you who live by the Spirit should restore that person gently. But watch yourselves, or you also may be tempted.”

Matthew 6:13

“And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one.”

1 Timothy 6:9 

“Those who want to get rich fall into temptation and a trap and into many foolish and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction.”

Hebrews 4:15 

“For we do not have a high priest who is unable to empathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are—yet he did not sin.”

James 4:7 

“Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.”

1 Peter 5:8 

“Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour.”

Psalm 119:11 

“I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.”

1 Corinthians 6:18 

“Flee from sexual immorality. All other sins a person commits are outside the body, but whoever sins sexually, sins against their own body.”

Ephesians 6:11 

“Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes.”

Proverbs 4:14-15 

“Do not set foot on the path of the wicked or walk in the way of evildoers. Avoid it, do not travel on it; turn from it and go on your way.”

Romans 13:14

“Rather, clothe yourselves with the Lord Jesus Christ, and do not think about how to gratify the desires of the flesh.”

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Psalm 141:4

“Do not let my heart be drawn to what is evil so that I take part in wicked deeds along with those who are evildoers; do not let me eat their delicacies.”

2 Peter 2:9

“if this is so, then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials and to hold the unrighteous for punishment on the day of judgment.”

Bible verses about temptation.
Bible verse from the book of Matthew 26:41.

1 Corinthians 15:33

“Do not be misled: ‘Bad company corrupts good character.'”

Colossians 3:5

“Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry.”

Matthew 5:28

“But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart.”

2 Timothy 2:22 

“Flee the evil desires of youth and pursue righteousness, faith, love and peace, along with those who call on the Lord out of a pure heart.”

Romans 12:2

“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.”

Proverbs 6:27

“Can a man scoop fire into his lap without his clothes being burned?”

Psalm 119:9

“How can a young person stay on the path of purity? By living according to your word.”

Matthew 26:41

“Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.”

2 Corinthians 10:5

“We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.”

1 Corinthians 15:56

“The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law.”

1 Thessalonians 3:5

“For this reason, when I could stand it no longer, I sent to find out about your faith. I was afraid that in some way the tempter had tempted you and that our labors might have been in vain.”

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1 John 2:16

“For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the world.”

James 1:3

“Because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.”

Luke 22:40

“On reaching the place, he said to them, ‘Pray that you will not fall into temptation.'”

1 Corinthians 10:12

“So, if you think you are standing firm, be careful that you don’t fall!”

Mark 9:43

“If your hand causes you to stumble, cut it off. It is better for you to enter life maimed than with two hands to go into hell, where the fire never goes out.”

Proverbs 1:10 

“My son, if sinful men entice you, do not give in to them.”

Bible verses about temptation.
Bible verse from the book of James 4:7.

2 Peter 2:20

“If they have escaped the corruption of the world by knowing our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and are again entangled in it and are overcome, they are worse off at the end than they were at the beginning.”

Proverbs 7:25 

“Do not let your heart turn to her ways or stray into her paths.”

Romans 7:21

“So I find this law at work: Although I want to do good, evil is right there with me.”

Luke 11:4

“Forgive us our sins, for we also forgive everyone who sins against us. And lead us not into temptation.”

James 1:14-15

“But each person is tempted when they are dragged away by their own evil desire and enticed. Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, gives birth to death.”

2 Peter 3:17

“Therefore, dear friends, since you have been forewarned, be on your guard so that you may not be carried away by the error of the lawless and fall from your secure position.”

Matthew 5:48

“Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.”

1 Peter 2:11

“Dear friends, I urge you, as foreigners and exiles, to abstain from sinful desires, which wage war against your soul.”

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Psalm 73:2

“But as for me, my feet had almost slipped; I had nearly lost my foothold.”

2 Corinthians 2:11

“In order that Satan might not outwit us. For we are not unaware of his schemes.”

Bible verses about temptation.
Bible verse from the book of Psalm 141:4.

Ephesians 4:22

“You were taught, with regard to your former way of life, to put off your old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful desires.”

Proverbs 6:23-24

“For this command is a lamp, this teaching is a light, and correction and instruction are the way to life, keeping you from your neighbor’s wife, from the smooth talk of a wayward woman.”

1 Corinthians 15:57

“But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”

Romans 6:23 

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

Galatians 5:16

“So I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh.”

1 Timothy 1:18-19

“Timothy, my son, I am giving you this command in keeping with the prophecies once made about you, so that by recalling them you may fight the battle well, holding on to faith and a good conscience, which some have rejected and so have suffered shipwreck with regard to the faith.”

Psalm 26:2

“Test me, LORD, and try me, examine my heart and my mind.”

Mark 14:38

“Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.”

Bible verses about temptation.
Bible verse from the book of Matthew 6:13.

1 Corinthians 7:5

“Do not deprive each other except perhaps by mutual consent and for a time, so that you may devote yourselves to prayer. Then come together again so that Satan will not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.”

Hebrews 2:18

“Because he himself suffered when he was tempted, he is able to help those who are being tempted.”

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Revelation 3:10

“Since you have kept my command to endure patiently, I will also keep you from the hour of trial that is going to come on the whole world to test the inhabitants of the earth.”