bible verses about Calling

Discovering Your Calling: A Collection of Bible Verses

Have you ever wondered what your calling is in life? The Bible has the answers. Through these powerful verses about calling, you can discover God's plan for your life and the purpose He has designed you for. Whether you are looking for guidance in your career, relationships, or personal growth, these teachings provide inspiration to help you live a fulfilling life according to the Word of God. Explore these bible verses and take the first step in discovering your true calling.

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Calling in the Bible

54 Bible Scriptures about Calling

And Moses said unto the LORD, O my Lord, I am not eloquent, neither heretofore, nor since thou hast spoken unto thy servant: but I am slow of speech, and of a slow tongue.

Exodus, Chapter: 4, Verse: 10

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And the LORD spake unto Moses and unto Aaron, and gave them a charge unto the children of Israel, and unto Pharaoh king of Egypt, to bring the children of Israel out of the land of Egypt.

Exodus, Chapter: 6, Verse: 13

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And the LORD said unto Moses, See, I have made thee a god to Pharaoh: and Aaron thy brother shall be thy prophet.

Exodus, Chapter: 7, Verse: 1

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See, I have called by name Bezaleel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah:

Exodus, Chapter: 31, Verse: 2

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And the LORD called unto Moses, and spake unto him out of the tabernacle of the congregation, saying,

Leviticus, Chapter: 1, Verse: 1

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These are the names of the sons of Aaron, the priests which were anointed, whom he consecrated to minister in the priest's office.

Numbers, Chapter: 3, Verse: 3

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Thus shalt thou separate the Levites from among the children of Israel: and the Levites shall be mine.

Numbers, Chapter: 8, Verse: 14

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And the elders of Gilead said unto Jephthah, Therefore we turn again to thee now, that thou mayest go with us, and fight against the children of Ammon, and be our head over all the inhabitants of Gilead.

Judges, Chapter: 11, Verse: 8

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And call Jesse to the sacrifice, and I will shew thee what thou shalt do: and thou shalt anoint unto me him whom I name unto thee.

1 Samuel, Chapter: 16, Verse: 3

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So he departed thence, and found Elisha the son of Shaphat, who was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen before him, and he with the twelfth: and Elijah passed by him, and cast his mantle upon him.

1 Kings, Chapter: 19, Verse: 19

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And it was so, when Elisha the man of God had heard that the king of Israel had rent his clothes, that he sent to the king, saying, Wherefore hast thou rent thy clothes? let him come now to me, and he shall know that there is a prophet in Israel.

2 Kings, Chapter: 5, Verse: 8

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Unto you, O men, I call; and my voice is to the sons of man.

Proverbs, Chapter: 8, Verse: 4

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And it shall come to pass in that day, that I will call my servant Eliakim the son of Hilkiah:

Isaiah, Chapter: 22, Verse: 20

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But thou hast not called upon me, O Jacob; but thou hast been weary of me, O Israel.

Isaiah, Chapter: 43, Verse: 22

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And he said unto me, Son of man, stand upon thy feet, and I will speak unto thee.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 2, Verse: 1

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For thou art not sent to a people of a strange speech and of an hard language, but to the house of Israel;

Ezekiel, Chapter: 3, Verse: 5

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When Israel was a child, then I loved him, and called my son out of Egypt.

Hosea, Chapter: 11, Verse: 1

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And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you.

Malachi, Chapter: 2, Verse: 1

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These twelve Jesus sent forth, and commanded them, saying, Go not into the way of the Gentiles, and into any city of the Samaritans enter ye not:

Matthew, Chapter: 10, Verse: 5

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But go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

Matthew, Chapter: 10, Verse: 6

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For many are called, but few are chosen.

Matthew, Chapter: 22, Verse: 14

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And he saith unto the man which had the withered hand, Stand forth.

Mark, Chapter: 3, Verse: 3

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And he goeth up into a mountain, and calleth unto him whom he would: and they came unto him.

Mark, Chapter: 3, Verse: 13

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And he called unto him the twelve, and began to send them forth by two and two; and gave them power over unclean spirits;

Mark, Chapter: 6, Verse: 7

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And Jesus stood still, and commanded him to be called. And they call the blind man, saying unto him, Be of good comfort, rise; he calleth thee.

Mark, Chapter: 10, Verse: 49

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And if any man say unto you, Why do ye this? say ye that the Lord hath need of him; and straightway he will send him hither.

Mark, Chapter: 11, Verse: 3

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And so was also James, and John, the sons of Zebedee, which were partners with Simon. And Jesus said unto Simon, Fear not; from henceforth thou shalt catch men.

Luke, Chapter: 5, Verse: 10

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And when it was day, he called unto him his disciples: and of them he chose twelve, whom also he named apostles;

Luke, Chapter: 6, Verse: 13

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He said, I am the voice of one crying in the wilderness, Make straight the way of the Lord, as said the prophet Esaias.

John, Chapter: 1, Verse: 23

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Then said Jesus to them again, Peace be unto you: as my Father hath sent me, even so send I you.

John, Chapter: 20, Verse: 21

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And there was a certain disciple at Damascus, named Ananias; and to him said the Lord in a vision, Ananias. And he said, Behold, I am here, Lord.

Acts, Chapter: 9, Verse: 10

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But the Lord said unto him, Go thy way: for he is a chosen vessel unto me, to bear my name before the Gentiles, and kings, and the children of Israel:

Acts, Chapter: 9, Verse: 15

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Therefore watch, and remember, that by the space of three years I ceased not to warn every one night and day with tears.

Acts, Chapter: 20, Verse: 31

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And I said, What shall I do, Lord? And the Lord said unto me, Arise, and go into Damascus; and there it shall be told thee of all things which are appointed for thee to do.

Acts, Chapter: 22, Verse: 10

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But rise, and stand upon thy feet: for I have appeared unto thee for this purpose, to make thee a minister and a witness both of these things which thou hast seen, and of those things in the which I will appear unto thee;

Acts, Chapter: 26, Verse: 16

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Among whom are ye also the called of Jesus Christ:

Romans, Chapter: 1, Verse: 6

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Moreover whom he did predestinate, them he also called: and whom he called, them he also justified: and whom he justified, them he also glorified.

Romans, Chapter: 8, Verse: 30

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(For the children being not yet born, neither having done any good or evil, that the purpose of God according to election might stand, not of works, but of him that calleth;)

Romans, Chapter: 9, Verse: 11

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Even us, whom he hath called, not of the Jews only, but also of the Gentiles?

Romans, Chapter: 9, Verse: 24

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For I speak to you Gentiles, inasmuch as I am the apostle of the Gentiles, I magnify mine office:

Romans, Chapter: 11, Verse: 13

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For the gifts and calling of God are without repentance.

Romans, Chapter: 11, Verse: 29

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For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called:

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 1, Verse: 26

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Let every man abide in the same calling wherein he was called.

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 7, Verse: 20

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Am I not an apostle? am I not free? have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? are not ye my work in the Lord?

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 9, Verse: 1

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If I be not an apostle unto others, yet doubtless I am to you: for the seal of mine apostleship are ye in the Lord.

1 Corinthians, Chapter: 9, Verse: 2

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(For he that wrought effectually in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, the same was mighty in me toward the Gentiles:)

Galatians, Chapter: 2, Verse: 8

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I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called,

Ephesians, Chapter: 4, Verse: 1

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I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.

Philippians, Chapter: 3, Verse: 14

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And say to Archippus, Take heed to the ministry which thou hast received in the Lord, that thou fulfil it.

Colossians, Chapter: 4, Verse: 17

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Whereunto he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

2 Thessalonians, Chapter: 2, Verse: 14

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Neglect not the gift that is in thee, which was given thee by prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the presbytery.

1 Timothy, Chapter: 4, Verse: 14

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Wherefore I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of God, which is in thee by the putting on of my hands.

2 Timothy, Chapter: 1, Verse: 6

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Called of God an high priest after the order of Melchisedec.

Hebrews, Chapter: 5, Verse: 10

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According as his divine power hath given unto us all things that pertain unto life and godliness, through the knowledge of him that hath called us to glory and virtue:

2 Peter, Chapter: 1, Verse: 3

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