Bible verses about "foundation" | ISV

Jeremiah 17:5-8

5 This is what the LORD says: "Cursed is the person who trusts in mankind, who makes flesh his strength, and whose heart turns away from the LORD. 6 He will be like a bush in the desert, and he won't see when good comes. He will dwell in parched places in the wilderness, a land of salt, without inhabitants. 7 Blessed is the person who trusts in the LORD, making the LORD his trust. 8 He will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by a stream. He won't fear when the heat comes, and his leaves will be green. In a year of drought he won't be concerned, nor will he stop producing fruit."

Isaiah 1:1-31

2 Timothy 3:16

16 All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness,

1 Corinthians 3:11

11 After all, no one can lay any other foundation than the one that is already laid, and that is Jesus the Messiah.

Romans 15:20

20 My one ambition is to proclaim the gospel where the name of the Messiah is not known, so I don't build on someone else's foundation.

Colossians 1:16-17

16 For by him all things in heaven and on earth were created, things visible and invisible, whether they are kings, lords, rulers, or powers. All things have been created through him and for him. 17 He himself existed before anything else did, and he holds all things together.

Hebrews 11:10

10 because he was waiting for the city with permanent foundations, whose architect and builder is God.

2 Peter 3:17

17 And so, dear friends, since you already know these things, continually be on your guard not to be carried away by the deception of lawless people. Otherwise, you may fall from your secure position.

Psalms 11:3

3 When the foundations are destroyed, what can the righteous do?

2 Timothy 2:19

19 However, God's solid foundation still stands. It has this inscription on it: "The Lord knows those who belong to him," and "Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord must turn away from evil."

Isaiah 28:16

Luke 6:46-48

46 "Why do you keep calling me 'Lord, Lord,' but don't do what I tell you? 47 I will show you what everyone is like who comes to me, hears my words, and acts on them. 48 They are like a person building a house, who dug a deep hole to lay the foundation on rock. When a flood came, the floodwaters pushed against that house but couldn't shake it, because it had been founded on the rock.

1 Corinthians 3:11-13

11 After all, no one can lay any other foundation than the one that is already laid, and that is Jesus the Messiah. 12 Whether a person builds on this foundation with gold, silver, expensive stones, wood, hay, or straw, 13 the workmanship of each person will become evident, for the day of judgment will show what it is, because it will be revealed with fire, and the fire will test the quality of each person's action.

Matthew 7:24

24 "Therefore, everyone who listens to these messages of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on a rock.

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