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Scriptures Relating to the Subject of Sleep
This list is representative of what the Bible says about SLEEP.
For a more complete list, consult a good Bible dictionary such as Strong’s Exhaustive Concordance.
The scriptures here are from NIV-The Holy Bible, New International Version, Ed. 4.
Psalms 4:7-8 ( NIV ) You have filled my heart with greater joy than when their grain and new wine abound. I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O LORD, make me dwell in safety.
Psalms 127:1-2 ( NIV ) Unless the LORD builds the house, its builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchmen stand guard in vain. In vain you rise early and stay up late, toiling for food to eat—for he grants sleep to those he loves.
Proverbs 3:23-24 ( NIV ) Then you will go on your way in safety, and your foot will not stumble; when you lie down, you will not be afraid; when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.
Proverbs 6:21-22 ( NIV ) Bind them upon your heart forever; fasten them around your neck. When you walk, they will guide you; when you sleep, they will watch over you; when you awake, they will speak to you.
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