30 Bible Verses About Heaven And Eternal Life (Explained)

Heaven is the ultimate destination for believers, where we will experience the fullness of God’s presence and eternal joy in His kingdom. Join us as we meditate on verses that paint a vivid picture of heaven’s splendor and the promise of eternal life with God, inspiring us to fix our eyes on the prize and live in anticipation of the glorious future that awaits us in His presence.

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Bible Verses About Heaven And Eternal Life

John 14:2 – In My Father’s house are many mansions

“In My Father’s house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.”

Matthew 6:20 – Store up treasures in heaven

“But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.”

1 Peter 1:4 – An inheritance that can never perish

“and into an inheritance that can never perish, spoil or fade. This inheritance is kept in heaven for you.”

Revelation 21:4 – No more death or sorrow

“He will wipe away every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.”

John 3:16 – Eternal life through faith in Jesus

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

1 Corinthians 2:9 – What God has prepared for those who love Him

“But as it is written: ‘Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love Him.'”

Philippians 3:20-21 – Our citizenship is in heaven

“But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ, who, by the power that enables him to bring everything under his control, will transform our lowly bodies so that they will be like his glorious body.”

2 Corinthians 5:1 – An eternal house in heaven

“For we know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have a building from God, an eternal house in heaven, not built by human hands.”

Colossians 3:1-2 – Set your hearts on things above

“Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.”

Matthew 19:21 – Store up treasure in heaven

“Jesus answered, ‘If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.'”

Romans 8:18 – The glory that will be revealed in us

“I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.”

John 10:28 – Eternal life, and they shall never perish

“I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; no one will snatch them out of my hand.”

2 Timothy 4:8 – A crown of righteousness

“Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day—and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing.”

Revelation 21:27 – Nothing impure will enter

“Nothing impure will ever enter it, nor will anyone who does what is shameful or deceitful, but only those whose names are written in the Lamb’s book of life.”

Matthew 25:46 – Eternal punishment and eternal life

“Then they will go away to eternal punishment, but the righteous to eternal life.”

2 Corinthians 4:17 – An eternal glory that far outweighs

“For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all.”

1 John 5:11 – Eternal life is in His Son

“And this is the testimony: God has given us eternal life, and this life is in His Son.”

Matthew 25:34 – Inherit the kingdom prepared for you

“Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of the world.'”

Psalm 16:11 – In Your presence is fullness of joy

“You make known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand.”

Hebrews 11:16 – A better country – a heavenly one

“Instead, they were longing for a better country – a heavenly one. Therefore God is not ashamed to be called their God, for he has prepared a city for them.”

Revelation 22:5 – They will reign forever and ever

“There will be no more night. They will not need the light of a lamp or the light of the sun, for the Lord God will give them light. And they will reign forever and ever.”

1 Timothy 6:19 – Storing up treasure for themselves as a firm foundation for eternity

“In this way they will lay up treasure for themselves as a firm foundation for the coming age, so that they may take hold of the life that is truly life.”

John 6:40 – Raised up on the last day

“For my Father’s will is that everyone who looks to the Son and believes in him shall have eternal life, and I will raise them up at the last day.”

Revelation 14:13 – Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord

“Then I heard a voice from heaven say, ‘Write this: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on.’ ‘Yes,’ says the Spirit, ‘they will rest from their labor, for their deeds will follow them.'”

1 Corinthians 15:52 – The trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised imperishable

“in a flash, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed.”

John 5:24 – Has crossed over from death to life

“Very truly I tell you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be judged but has crossed over from death to life.”

1 Thessalonians 4:17 – Caught up together with them in the clouds

“After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever.”

Matthew 13:43 – Shine like the sun in the kingdom of their Father

“Then the righteous will shine like the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Whoever has ears, let them hear.”

2 Peter 3:13 – A new heaven and a new earth

“But in keeping with his promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and a new earth, where righteousness dwells.”

Matthew 6:19 – Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth

“Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.”

John 6:51 – Bread that comes down from heaven

“I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats this bread will live forever. This bread is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world.”

Revelation 7:16-17 – They will hunger no more

“Never again will they hunger; never again will they thirst. The sun will not beat down on them,’ nor any scorching heat. For the Lamb at the center of the throne will be their shepherd; ‘he will lead them to springs of living water.’ ‘And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes.'”

1 Peter 5:4 – When the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory

“And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory that will never fade away.”

John 11:25-26 – I am the resurrection and the life

“Jesus said to her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?'”

Romans 6:23 – The gift of God is eternal life

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

Psalm 23:6 – Dwell in the house of the Lord forever

“Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.”

John 17:3 – That they may know You, the only true God

“Now this is eternal life: that they know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.”

2 Timothy 2:11-12 – Reign with Him

“Here is a trustworthy saying: If we died with him, we will also live with him; if we endure, we will also reign with him. If we disown him, he will also disown us.”

Revelation 2:10 – Be faithful until death

“Do not be afraid of what you are about to suffer. I tell you, the devil will put some of you in prison to test you, and you will suffer persecution for ten days. Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you life as your victor’s crown.”

Revelation 21:1 – A new heaven and a new earth

“Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and there was no longer any sea.”

Matthew 24:35 – My words will never pass away

“Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.”

Hebrews 13:14 – Here we do not have an enduring city, but we are looking for the city that is to come

“For here we do not have an enduring city, but we are looking for the city that is to come.”

1 Peter 3:22 – Jesus has gone into heaven and is at God’s right hand

“who has gone into heaven and is at God’s right hand—with angels, authorities and powers in submission to him.”

John 17:24 – That they may be with Me where I am

“Father, I want those you have given me to be with me where I am, and to see my glory, the glory you have given me because you loved me before the creation of the world.”

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