New Year Bible Verses to Celebrate 2023
Begin 2023 with encouraging Bible passages to strengthen your faith, deepen your love, and increase your hope!
Scripture is full of amazing guidance for transforming your life with a fresh start. In particular, the New Testament has a wealth of Bible verses about a new beginning in Jesus Christ, Who redeemed humanity from death and sin for our salvation and reconciliation with God.
From Ephesians 4:22-24, we know that following Christ enables us to throw away our former way of life and to leave behind our old self. This includes the negative attitudes and deceitful desires that sometimes creep into the human conscience. We embark on a new path toward everlasting life by believing in Jesus and following His Gospel commandments.
"If indeed you have heard Him and have been taught by Him, as the truth is in Jesus: that you put off, concerning your former conduct, the old man which grows corrupt according to the deceitful lusts, and be renewed in the spirit of your mind, and that you put on the new man which was created according to God, in true righteousness and holiness." ~ Ephesians 4:21-24
Discover a collection of New Year Bible verses for renewal and growth in the coming year of 2023 and beyond. We have gathered the best scripture quotes about new beginnings, hope, faith, vision, fasting, and more for inspiration in the year to come. In addition to verses, use these powerful New Year Prayers in supplication of strength and hope.
22 You were taught, with regard to your former way of life, to put off your old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful desires; 23 to be made new in the attitude of your minds; 24 and to put on the new self, created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness.
18 "They will return to it and remove all its vile images and detestable idols. 19 I will give them an undivided heart and put a new spirit in them; I will remove from them their heart of stone and give them a heart of flesh. 20 Then they will follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws. They will be my people, and I will be their God.
13 Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, 14 I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.