Christmas mail

Bible verses for your Christmas cards

Between the hustle and bustle of Christmas and the stress of wrapping, it's easy to lose sight of what's important: Christmas is not about gifts, but about Jesus' birth. It is also not a feast of commerce, but the feast of love. Here you will find the right Bible verse to send a little Christmas greeting to your loved ones during this contemplative time.

Christmas

Lift up your heads, O gates! And lift them up, O ancient doors, that the King of glory may come in.

Psalm 24:9 (ESV)

Oh, fear the Lord, you his saints, for those who fear him have no lack!

Psalm 34:9 (ESV)

Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.*

Isaiah 7:14 (ESV)

* But there will be no gloom for her who was in anguish. In the former time he brought into contempt the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the latter time he has made glorious the way of the sea, the land beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations.*

Isaiah 9:1 (ESV)

For every boot of the tramping warrior in battle tumult and every garment rolled in blood will be burned as fuel for the fire.

Isaiah 9:5 (ESV)

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon* his shoulder, and his name shall be called* Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

Isaiah 9:6 (ESV)

There shall come forth a shoot from the stump of Jesse, and a branch from his roots shall bear fruit.

Isaiah 11:1 (ESV)

And the Spirit of the Lord shall rest upon him, the Spirit of wisdom and understanding, the Spirit of counsel and might, the Spirit of knowledge and the fear of the Lord.

Isaiah 11:2 (ESV)

Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you.

Isaiah 60:1 (ESV)

After listening to the king, they went on their way. And behold, the star that they had seen when it rose went before them until it came to rest over the place where the child was. When they saw the star, they rejoiced exceedingly with great joy.

Matthew 2:9-10 (ESV)

He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. And the Lord God will give to him the throne of his father David,

Luke 1:32 (ESV)

And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.

Luke 2:10-11 (ESV)

“Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with whom he is pleased!”*

Luke 2:14 (ESV)

If anyone serves me, he must follow me; and where I am, there will my servant be also. If anyone serves me, the Father will honor him.

John 12:26 (ESV)

I have come into the world as light, so that whoever believes in me may not remain in darkness.

John 12:46 (ESV)

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.

Romans 15:13 (ESV)

And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that having all sufficiency* in all things at all times, you may abound in every good work.

2 Corinthians 9:8 (ESV)