What Does the Bible Say About Sharing the Gospel? 11 Powerful Verses


Acts 1:8

ESVBut you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.
KJVBut ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.
NASBbut you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest part of the earth.
NIVBut you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.
NLTBut you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere — in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.

Isaiah 6:8

ESVAnd I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for us?” Then I said, “Here I am! Send me.”
KJVAlso I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me.
NASBThen I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?” Then I said, “Here am I. Send me!”
NIVThen I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me!”
NLTThen I heard the Lord asking, “Whom should I send as a messenger to this people? Who will go for us?” I said, “Here I am. Send me.”

Also see Bible verses about forgiving others.

Philemon 1:6

ESVand I pray that the sharing of your faith may become effective for the full knowledge of every good thing that is in us for the sake of Christ.
KJVThat the communication of thy faith may become effectual by the acknowledging of every good thing which is in you in Christ Jesus.
NASBand I pray that the fellowship of your faith may become effective through the knowledge of every good thing which is in you for Christ’s sake.
NIVI pray that your partnership with us in the faith may be effective in deepening your understanding of every good thing we share for the sake of Christ.
NLTAnd I am praying that you will put into action the generosity that comes from your faith as you understand and experience all the good things we have in Christ.

Also see Bible verses about talents.

Matthew 4:19

ESVAnd he said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.”
KJVAnd he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.
NASBAnd He said to them, “Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.”
NIV“Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.”
NLTJesus called out to them, “Come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for people!”

Also see Bible verses about planting seeds.

Matthew 28:19

ESVGo therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
KJVGo ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost:
NASBGo therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit,
NIVTherefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
NLTTherefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit.

Acts 8:35

ESVThen Philip opened his mouth, and beginning with this Scripture he told him the good news about Jesus.
KJVThen Philip opened his mouth, and began at the same scripture, and preached unto him Jesus.
NASBThen Philip opened his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture he preached Jesus to him.
NIVThen Philip began with that very passage of Scripture and told him the good news about Jesus.
NLTSo beginning with this same Scripture, Philip told him the Good News about Jesus.

Mark 13:10

ESVAnd the gospel must first be proclaimed to all nations.
KJVAnd the gospel must first be published among all nations.
NASBThe gospel must first be preached to all the nations.
NIVAnd the gospel must first be preached to all nations.
NLTFor the Good News must first be preached to all nations.

Psalm 96:3

ESVDeclare his glory among the nations, his marvelous works among all the peoples!
KJVDeclare his glory among the heathen, his wonders among all people.
NASBTell of His glory among the nations, His wonderful deeds among all the peoples.
NIVDeclare his glory among the nations, his marvelous deeds among all peoples.
NLTPublish his glorious deeds among the nations. Tell everyone about the amazing things he does.

1 Peter 3:15

ESVbut in your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect,
KJVBut sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear:
NASBbut sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence;
NIVBut in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect,
NLTInstead, you must worship Christ as Lord of your life. And if someone asks about your hope as a believer, always be ready to explain it.

2 Timothy 1:8

ESVTherefore do not be ashamed of the testimony about our Lord, nor of me his prisoner, but share in suffering for the gospel by the power of God,
KJVBe not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner: but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel according to the power of God;
NASBTherefore do not be ashamed of the testimony of our Lord or of me His prisoner, but join with me in suffering for the gospel according to the power of God,
NIVSo do not be ashamed of the testimony about our Lord or of me his prisoner. Rather, join with me in suffering for the gospel, by the power of God.
NLTSo never be ashamed to tell others about our Lord. And don’t be ashamed of me, either, even though I’m in prison for him. With the strength God gives you, be ready to suffer with me for the sake of the Good News.

Matthew 24:14

ESVAnd this gospel of the kingdom will be proclaimed throughout the whole world as a testimony to all nations, and then the end will come.
KJVAnd this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come.
NASBThis gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in the whole world as a testimony to all the nations, and then the end will come.
NIVAnd this gospel of the kingdom will be preached in the whole world as a testimony to all nations, and then the end will come.
NLTAnd the Good News about the Kingdom will be preached throughout the whole world, so that all nations will hear it; and then the end will come.

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