30 Important Bible Verses About Unborn Babies

The sanctity of life begins in the womb, as affirmed by the Bible’s teachings on the value and dignity of every human being. Let’s uncover the verses that celebrate God’s creation of life and His concern for the welfare of unborn babies.

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Bible Verses About Unborn Babies

Psalm 139:13-16 – God Knitted Us Together in the Womb

“For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. My frame was not hidden from you when I was made in the secret place, when I was woven together in the depths of the earth. Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be.”

Jeremiah 1:5 – I Knew You Before You Were Born

“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations.”

Luke 1:41-44 – The Baby Leaped in Her Womb

“When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit. In a loud voice she exclaimed: ‘Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the child you will bear! But why am I so favored, that the mother of my Lord should come to me? As soon as the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.'”

Psalm 22:9-10 – God’s Care Since Birth

“Yet you brought me out of the womb; you made me trust in you, even at my mother’s breast. From birth I was cast on you; from my mother’s womb you have been my God.”

Isaiah 44:24 – God Formed You and Will Help You

“This is what the Lord says—your Redeemer, who formed you in the womb: I am the Lord, the Maker of all things, who stretches out the heavens, who spreads out the earth by myself.”

Job 31:15 – God Created Us the Same Way

“Did not he who made me in the womb make them? Did not the same one form us both within our mothers?”

Psalm 58:3 – The Wicked Go Astray From Birth

“Even from birth the wicked go astray; from the womb they are wayward, spreading lies.”

Luke 1:15 – John the Baptist Filled with the Holy Spirit from the Womb

“for he will be great in the sight of the Lord. He is never to take wine or other fermented drink, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit even before he is born.”

Psalm 127:3 – Children are a Gift from God

“Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him.”

Mark 10:14 – Let the Children Come to Jesus

“When Jesus saw this, he was indignant. He said to them, ‘Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.'”

Matthew 18:10 – Angels Protect the Little Ones

“See that you do not despise one of these little ones. For I tell you that their angels in heaven always see the face of my Father in heaven.”

Psalm 127:3 – Children are a Reward from God

“Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward.”

Proverbs 17:6 – Grandchildren are a Crown to the Aged

“Children’s children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the pride of their children.”

Psalm 8:2 – Out of the Mouths of Babes

“Through the praise of children and infants you have established a stronghold against your enemies, to silence the foe and the avenger.”

Matthew 18:2-5 – The Kingdom of Heaven Belongs to Children

“He called a little child to him and placed the child among them. And he said: ‘Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. Therefore, whoever takes the lowly position of this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven. And whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me.'”

Isaiah 49:1 – The Lord Named Us Before We were Born

“Listen to me, you islands; hear this, you distant nations: Before I was born the Lord called me; from my mother’s womb he has spoken my name.”

Psalm 127:4-5 – Like Arrows in the Hands of a Warrior

“Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are children born in one’s youth. Blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them. They will not be put to shame when they contend with their opponents in court.”

Job 3:16 – The Unborn Are at Rest

“Or why was I not hidden away in the ground like a stillborn child, like an infant who never saw the light of day?”

Psalm 51:5 – Formed in Iniquity

“Surely I was sinful at birth, sinful from the time my mother conceived me.”

Exodus 21:22-25 – Penalty for Causing Harm to an Unborn Child

“If people are fighting and hit a pregnant woman and she gives birth prematurely but there is no serious injury, the offender must be fined whatever the woman’s husband demands and the court allows. But if there is serious injury, you are to take life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, burn for burn, wound for wound, bruise for bruise.”

Isaiah 49:15 – God Will Never Forget You

“Can a mother forget the baby at her breast and have no compassion on the child she has borne? Though she may forget, I will not forget you!”

Psalm 71:6 – God’s Care Since Birth

“From birth I have relied on you; you brought me forth from my mother’s womb. I will ever praise you.”

Psalm 22:10 – God’s Care Since Birth

“From birth I was cast on you; from my mother’s womb you have been my God.”

Psalm 127:3-4 – Children are a Heritage from the Lord

“Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him. Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are children born in one’s youth.”

Ecclesiastes 11:5 – God’s Work is Mysterious

“As you do not know the path of the wind, or how the body is formed in a mother’s womb, so you cannot understand the work of God, the Maker of all things.”

Luke 1:36 – Elizabeth Conceived a Son

“Even Elizabeth your relative is going to have a child in her old age, and she who was said to be unable to conceive is in her sixth month.”

Luke 1:44 – The Baby Leaped in Her Womb

“As soon as the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.”

Galatians 1:15 – Set Apart before Birth

“But when God, who set me apart from my mother’s womb and called me by his grace, was pleased.”

Matthew 18:6 – Do Not Cause Little Ones to Stumble

“If anyone causes one of these little ones—those who believe in me—to stumble, it would be better for them to have a large millstone hung around their neck and to be drowned in the depths of the sea.”

Psalm 127:3 – Children are a Gift from the Lord

“Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward.”

Psalm 139:15 – Knitted Together in the Womb

“My frame was not hidden from you when I was made in the secret place, when I was woven together in the depths of the earth.”

Isaiah 46:3-4 – God’s Care Since Birth

“Listen to me, O house of Jacob, all the remnant of the house of Israel, who have been borne by me from before your birth, carried from the womb; even to your old age I am he, and to gray hairs I will carry you. I have made, and I will bear; I will carry and will save.”

Luke 1:42 – Blessed is the Fruit of Your Womb

“In a loud voice she exclaimed: ‘Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the child you will bear!'”

Matthew 1:20 – Joseph’s Dream of the Holy Child

“But after he had considered this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, ‘Joseph son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit.”

Jeremiah 20:17 – Why Did I Not Die at Birth?

“Because he did not kill me in the womb, so my mother would have been my grave, and her womb forever great.”

Psalm 22:9 – God’s Care Since Birth

“Yet you brought me out of the womb; you made me trust in you, even at my mother’s breast.”

Psalm 71:5 – You have been my hope

“For you have been my hope, Sovereign Lord, my confidence since my youth.”

Psalm 8:2 – Praise from the Lips of Children and Infants

“Through the praise of children and infants you have established a stronghold against your enemies, to silence the foe and the avenger.”

Genesis 16:11 – Ishmael Will Be a Wild Donkey

“The angel of the Lord also said to her: ‘You are now pregnant and you will give birth to a son. You shall name him Ishmael, for the Lord has heard of your misery.”

Isaiah 49:1 – The Lord Called Me from the Womb

“Before I was born the Lord called me; from my mother’s womb he has spoken my name.”

Matthew 24:19 – Pray That Your Flight Will Not Take Place

“How dreadful it will be in those days for pregnant women and nursing mothers!”

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