40+ Bible Verses About Tattoos

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Can a christian get a tattoo? Is it biblical to get a tattoo? Is there more to tattoos or is it just a decoration? These and more are questions that majority of the people ask. As a christian we need to live our lives according to the dictates of the bible, if the bible says that tattoo is not good, then we should stay away from it. It is very important to look at the various verses that talk about the issue of tattoo before deciding whether to get one or not, here are some bible verses about tattoo.

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Bible Verses For Tattoos

1. Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight. – Proverbs 3:5-6

2. You will keep in perfect peace him whose mind is steadfast, because he trusts in you. – Isaiah 26:3

3. Cast all your anxiety on Him, because He cares for you. – 1 Peter 5:7

4. The righteous shall live by faith. – Romans 1:17

5. Fear of others will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe. – Proverbs 29:25

6. And hope does not disappoint us, because God has poured out his love into our hearts by the Holy Spirit, whom he has given us. – Romans 5:5

7. Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for he who promised is faithful. – Hebrews 10:23

8. If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. – 1 John 1:9

9. 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. – John 3:16

10. Thy Word is a Lamp Unto My Feet and a Light Unto My Path. – Psalm 119:105

11. Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you. – Hebrew 13:5

12. What good will it be for a man if he gains the whole world, yet forfeits his soul? Or what can a man give in exchange for his soul? – Matthew 16: 26

13. And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him. – Hebrews 11:6

14. The LORD is close to the brokenhearted, and saves those who are crushed in spirit. – Psalm 34:18

15.  Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned, forgive, and ye shall be forgiven. – Luke 6:37

16. But those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint. – Isaiah 40:31

Bible Verses Against Tattoo

17. 1 Corinthians 10:31 – Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.

18. 1 Corinthians 6:20 – For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God’s.

19. Matthew 6:33-34 – But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

20. Colossians 3:20 – Children, obey [your] parents in all things: for this is well pleasing unto the Lord.

21. Isaiah 44:5 – One shall say, I [am] the LORD’S; and another shall call [himself] by the name of Jacob; and another shall subscribe [with] his hand unto the LORD, and surname [himself] by the name of Israel.

22. Deuteronomy 15:17 – Then thou shalt take an aul, and thrust [it] through his ear unto the door, and he shall be thy servant for ever. And also unto thy maidservant thou shalt do likewise.

23. Exodus 20:12 – Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.



24. John 3:16 – For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

25. Leviticus 19:28 – Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I [am] the LORD.

26. 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 – What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost [which is] in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own?

27. Deuteronomy 14:1 – Ye [are] the children of the LORD your God: ye shall not cut yourselves, nor make any baldness between your eyes for the dead.

28. 1 Corinthians 6:19 – What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost [which is] in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own?

29. 1 Corinthians 3:16 – Know ye not that ye are the temple of God, and [that] the Spirit of God dwelleth in you?

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30. Galatians 3:23-25 – But before faith came, we were kept under the law, shut up unto the faith which should afterwards be revealed.

31. 1 Corinthians 10:31 – Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.

32. 1 Corinthians 6:19 – What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost [which is] in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own?

33. Romans 10:4 – For Christ [is] the end of the law for righteousness to every one that believeth.

34. Deuteronomy 15:17 – Then thou shalt take an aul, and thrust [it] through his ear unto the door, and he shall be thy servant for ever. And also unto thy maidservant thou shalt do likewise.

35. 1 Corinthians 3:16 – Know ye not that ye are the temple of God, and [that] the Spirit of God dwelleth in you?

36. Romans 14:23 – And he that doubteth is damned if he eat, because [he eateth] not of faith: for whatsoever [is] not of faith is sin.

37. Deuteronomy 14:1 – Ye [are] the children of the LORD your God: ye shall not cut yourselves, nor make any baldness between your eyes for the dead.

38. Leviticus 19:28 – Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I [am] the LORD.

39. 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 – What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost [which is] in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own?

40. 1 Timothy 2:9 – In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with broided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array;

41. Ephesians 2:15 – Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, [even] the law of commandments [contained] in ordinances; for to make in himself of twain one new man, [so] making peace;

42.  Exodus 21:6 – Then his master shall bring him unto the judges; he shall also bring him to the door, or unto the door post; and his master shall bore his ear through with an aul; and he shall serve him for ever.

43. 1 Corinthians 6:13 – Meats for the belly, and the belly for meats: but God shall destroy both it and them. Now the body [is] not for fornication, but for the Lord; and the Lord for the body.

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