God has called us to live free from sin that “so easily besets”.
As children of God, we have been granted free access to power and strength.
We have everything we need and that is why we can freely call upon God to deliver us from spiritual attacks and satan’s schemes to bind us – whether to an addiction, emotion, thought, relationship, finances, or other strongholds.
These Bible verses will help remind you and help you focus on God’s promises to deliver you from every issue of life.
. Remember, there is life and power in the word, as you go through the Scriptures, don’t just read, recite or memorize them, but apply them,live them, behave them, personalize them and they will work for you.
Here are 40 powerful scriptures on deliverance.
Deliver me in Your righteousness, and cause me to escape; incline Your ear to me, and save me.
1 John 4:4
You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.
1 It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.
7 Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
7 You are my hiding place; you will protect me from trouble and surround me with songs of deliverance.
Indeed before the day was, I am He; and there is no one who can deliver out of My hand; I work, and who will reverse it?
4 I sought the LORD, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears.
17 The righteous cry out, and the LORD hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles.
6 Then they cried out to the LORD in their trouble, and he delivered them from their distress.
18 “Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. 19 See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.
1 John 5:4-5
4 for everyone born of God overcomes the world. This is the victory that has overcome the world, even our faith. 5 Who is it that overcomes the world? Only the one who believes that Jesus is the Son of God.
1 Peter 5:8-9
8 Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. 9 Resist him, standing firm in the faith, because you know that the family of believers throughout the world is undergoing the same kind of sufferings.
2 Corinthians 10:3-4
3 For though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does. 4 The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds.
2 Samuel 22:2-3
2 He said: “The LORD is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; 3 my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation. He is my stronghold, my refuge and my savior— from violent people you save me.
9 I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved.They will come in and go out, and find pasture. 10 The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full. 11 “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
13 Is anyone among you in trouble? Let them pray. Is anyone happy? Let them sing songs of praise. 14 Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord. 15 And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise them up. If they have sinned, they will be forgiven. 16 Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.
Call upon Me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you shall glorify Me
14 For sin shall no longer be your master, because you are not under the law, but under grace.
1 Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, 2 because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit who gives life has set you free from the law of sin and death.
Our God is the God of salvation; and to GOD the Lord belong escapes from death.
Deliver the poor and needy; free them from the hand of the wicked.
If that is the case, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and He will deliver us from your hand, O king. But if not, let it be known to you, O king, that we do not serve your gods, nor will we worship the gold image which you have set up.
And to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead, even Jesus who delivers us from the wrath to come.
For You have delivered my soul from death. Have You not kept my feet from falling, that I may walk before God in the light of the living?
I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress; my God, in Him I will trust.” Surely He shall deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the perilous pestilence.
But they stationed themselves in the middle of that field, defended it, and killed the Philistines. So the Lord brought about a great victory.
You are my hiding place; you shall preserve me from trouble; you shall surround me with songs of deliverance.
2 Timothy 4:18
And the Lord will deliver me from every evil work and preserve me for His heavenly kingdom. To Him be glory forever and ever. Amen!
The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me, because He has anointed Me to preach the gospel to the poor; He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those who are oppressed.
2 Samuel 22:2
And he said: “The LORD is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer”.
The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust; my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.
But I am poor and needy; yet the Lord thinks upon me. You are my help and my deliverer; do not delay, O my God.
1 Corinthians 15:55-58
55 “Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?” 56 The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. 57 But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 58 Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.
Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the wicked, out of the hand of the unrighteous and cruel man.
Blessed be the Lord my Rock, who trains my hands for war, and my fingers for battle— my lovingkindness and my fortress, my high tower and my deliverer, my shield and the One in whom I take refuge, who subdues my people under me.
Deliver me, O Lord, from my enemies; in You I take shelter.
O Lord my God, in You I put my trust; save me from all those who persecute me; and deliver me.
Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all.
He has delivered us from the power of darkness and conveyed us into the kingdom of the Son of His love.
10 Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. 11 Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. 12 For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. 13 Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand. 14 Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, 15 and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace. 16 In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. 17 Take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God. 18 And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the Lord’s people.