55+ Bible Verses about Bullying: God’s Messages To The Bully

Bullying is an aggressive behavior that can physically, emotionally, and psychologically injure its victims.

Numerous scriptures in the Bible address the subject of bullying and offer direction and consolation to individuals who may be experiencing its effects. These verses provide guidance, inspiration, and hope to those who are the targets of bullying.

They also serve as a call to action for those who see bullying and have the power to intervene. Bible verses will give you a broader perspective on how to face bullying. 

What does the Bible Say about Bullying?

Leviticus 19:18

“Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against anyone among your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the LORD.”

You must not seek retribution or carry grudges towards your children, but individuals must open your heart as themselves: I am still the Almighty.

Timothy 1:7

“They want to be teachers of the law, but they do not know what they are talking about or what they so confidently affirm.”

God has provided us with a mindset of authority, compassion, and identity, not anxiety.

Deuteronomy 31:6

“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.”

Be bold and sturdy. Do not be terrified or intimidated by them because the Master your Lord is there with you. He will just not desert or abandon you.

John 3:15

“That everyone who believes may have eternal life in him.”

That everybody who dislikes their brother is indeed a criminal, and you understand that no murderer possesses everlasting bliss.

John 2:9

“And the master of the banquet tasted the water that had been turned into wine. He did not realize where it had come from, though the servants who had drawn the water knew. Then he called the bridegroom aside.”

Whoever professes to be in the illumination yet disdains his brother has always been in the dark.

Corinthians 14:33

“For God is not a God of disorder but of peace – as in all the congregations of the Lord’s people.”

Christ is a Creator of harmony, not turmoil. As in almost all the prophets’ shrines.

Corinthians 16:14

“Do everything in love.”

Let everything you see and be made with respect.

Corinthians 12:10

“To another miraculous powers, to another prophecy, to another distinguishing between spirits, to another speaking in different kinds of tongues, and to still another the interpretation of tongues.”

So, for the gospel of God, I am satisfied with defects, taunts, sufferings, repressions, and catastrophes. Because when I am vulnerable, I am mighty.

Timothy 2:22

So abandon young pleasures and seek integrity, confidence, compassion, and tranquility among those who rely on the Father with a loving soul.

Ephesians 4:29

“Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.”

Let no misleading language escape out of your tongues, but only what is beneficial for building up and suitable again for circumstance, because those who listen may well be blessed.

Jeremiah 29:11

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”

Because I understand the intentions I have among you, says the Sovereign, plans for peace, not calamity, to bring you a foundation and future.

John 15:12

“My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.”

This is my verse in the bible: love others as I have treated you.

Joshua 1:8

Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.

This Volume of the Act shall not leave from your lips, rather, you must dwell upon it all day and night, and maybe you’ll be cautious about doing everything contained in it. Because only then will your path be profitable, and you will achieve great achievement.

Mark 12:31

“The second is this: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no commandment greater than these.”

The second commandment is, ‘You must love your country as yourselves.’ There is no greater requirement than any of these.

Matthew 10:28

“Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather, be afraid of the One who can destroy both soul and body in hell.”

And be not afraid of those who can murder the body but not the spirit. Fear him who has the power to kill either physically or spiritually in torment.

Matthew 5:11

“Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me.”

Fortunate will you be when people falsely despise, harass, and spew all manner of wickedness with you against my purpose.

Matthew 5:22

But I tell you that anyone who is angry with a brother or sister will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to a brother or sister, ‘Raca,’ is answerable to the Sanhedrin. And anyone who says, ‘You fool!’ will be in danger of the fire of hell.

But I warn you that anyone furious toward his brother will face trial; anyone who criticizes his brother will face the court; anybody who says, ‘Hey fool!’ shall confront the furnace of flames.

Matthew 5:44

“But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.”

But I tell you to embrace your foes and weep those who mistreat you.

Matthew 7:12

“So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets.”

So, whatever you would like others to do about you, do to them anyway well, since this is the Word and the Gospels.

Micah 6:8

“He has shown all you people what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.”

He has taught you what is acceptable, O man; then what does the King demand of you except to do right, love kindness, and live in harmony with your Deity?

Numbers 22:32

The angel of the LORD asked him, “Why have you beaten your donkey these three times? I have come here to oppose you because your path is a reckless one before me.”

“Why have you slapped your mule three to four times?” questioned the Lord’s messenger to him. I have stepped out to challenge you since your approach is twisted in my eyes.

Philippians 2:3

“Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves.”

Do very little out of jealousy or vanity, but instead count others more valuable than yourself.

Proverbs 10:12

Hatred stirs up dissension, but love covers over all wrongs.

Hatred incites trouble, while love conceals all transgressions.

Proverbs 12:18

“The words of the reckless pierce like swords, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.”

There is someone whose reckless comments are like dagger lunges, but the skilled tongue soothes.

Proverbs 17:9

“Whoever would foster love covers over an offense, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends.”

Whoever suppresses an infraction wants affection, but whoever repeats an issue divides friendships.

Proverbs 22:10

“Drive out the mocker, and out goes strife; quarrels and insults are ended.”

Drive away from a disbeliever, then strife, squabbling, and slander will disappear.

Proverbs 24:16

“For though the righteous fall seven times, they rise again, but the wicked stumble when calamity strikes.”

For the virtuous fall multiple times and rise multiple times, but the dishonest falter in times of affliction.

Psalm 118:13

“I was pushed back and about to fall, but the LORD helped me.”

I was heavily pushed that I fell, but the Lord rescued me.

Psalm 121:2

“My help comes from the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.”

My assistance comes again from Almighty, who established the universe.

Psalm 18:3

“I called to the LORD, who is worthy of praise, and I have been saved from my enemies.”

I worship God, who is equal in dignity, and I am spared from my foes.

Psalm 5:6

“You destroy those who tell lies. The bloodthirsty and deceitful you, LORD, detest.”

You punish those who tell falsehoods; the Almighty loathes the murderous and dishonest man.

Psalm 82:4

“Rescue the weak and the needy; deliver them from the hand of the wicked.”

Deliver the weak and needy from the clutches of the unscrupulous.

Revelation 20:12

And I saw the dead, great and small, standing before the throne, and books were opened. Another book was opened, which is the book of life. The dead were judged according to what they had done as recorded in the books.

Because I saw the big and tiny deceased assembled before the emperor, with scriptures open. Then another book, the novel life, was opened. And the deceased were sentenced according to what was recorded in the books, based on how much they had accomplished.

Revelation 21:4

“He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death’ or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.”

He will completely erase each tear from their eyes, and there will be no more funeral, sorrow, weeping, or suffering, for the old things have died suddenly.

Revelation 21:8

“But the cowardly, the unbelieving, the vile, the murderers, the sexually immoral, those who practice magic arts, the idolaters and all liars – they will be consigned to the fiery lake of burning sulfur. This is the second death.”

But the timid, the disbelievers, the hateful, murderers, the shamelessly promiscuous, wizards, polytheists, and all fraudsters will have their lot in the fires of hell and brimstone, which is the ultimate punishment.

Revelation 22:12

“Look, I am coming soon! My reward is with me, and I will give to everyone according to what they have done.”

See, I am coming shortly with my retribution to reward everyone else for how much he has done.

Romans 12:18

“If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone.”

If at all feasible, and as far as it is within your power, live peacefully with everyone.

Romans 15:7

“Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring praise to God.”

Again, for God’s glory, greet others as Jesus has embraced you.

Romans 2:1

“You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgment on someone else, for at whatever point you judge another, you are condemning yourself, because you who pass judgment do the same things.”

As a result, you have no justification, O man, all of you who criticize. You condemn yourself by making judgments on someone since you, the judge, do the same acts.

Romans 8:31

“What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?”

So, what shall we say in response to these events? Who could be against us if God is in our corner?

Matthew 7:2

“For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.”

For you will be evaluated by the verdict you proclaim and weighed by the standard you employ.

Luke 6:35

“But love your enemies, do good to them, and lend to them without expecting to get anything back. Then your reward will be great, and you will be children of the Most High, because he is kind to the ungrateful and wicked.”

Then your recompense from paradise will be enormous, and maybe you will genuinely be behaving as descendants of the Most Holy, for he is gracious to the uncompassionate and corrupt.

Isaiah 29:20

“The ruthless will vanish, the mockers will disappear, and all who have an eye for evil will be cut down.”

For the merciless will perish, the closet bigot will stop, and those who seek to do ill will be ripped off.

Matthew 5:10

“Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”

God honors those who are tormented for doing the decent thing, for they will inherit the Promised land.

Luke 6:35

“But love your enemies, do good to them, and lend to them without expecting to get anything back. Then your reward will be great, and you will be children of the Most High, because he is kind to the ungrateful and wicked.”

Respect your adversaries! Do something kind for them. Don’t expect to be reimbursed if you contribute to them. 

James 2:8

“If you really keep the royal law found in Scripture, “Love your neighbor as yourself,” you are doing right.”

You are doing the proper thing if you truly follow the royal commandment taught in Scripture, “Respect your elders as yourself.”

Matthew 19:19

“Honor your father and mother,’ and ‘love your neighbor as yourself.”

Respect your parents, and open your heart as you respect yourself.

Psalm 27:1

“Of David. The LORD is my light and my salvation – whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life – of whom shall I be afraid?”

Whom should I dread if the Almighty is my guide and my redemption? Whom shall I despise because the Sovereign is the foundation of my daily existence?

Psalm 49:5

“Why should I fear when evil days come, when wicked deceivers surround me.”

Why will I be afraid when dark days arrive and dishonest tricksters encircle me?

Hebrews 10:30

“For we know him who said, “It is mine to avenge; I will repay,” and again, “The Lord will judge his people.”

We know him as the one who proclaimed, “Retribution is thine; I will payback.” “The Almighty will chastise his servants,” he says again.

Luke 23:34

“Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.” And they divided up his clothes by casting lots.”

“Father, pardon sinners, for individuals don’t understand what they’re on about,” Jesus replied. They also used a lot to split up his clothing.


In conclusion, the Bible contains numerous scriptures that discuss the problem of bullying and the significance of showing love and respect to others. The Bible strongly emphasizes the value of love, compassion, and forgiveness—in both the teachings of Jesus and the prophets’ guidance.

It is essential to go to the Bible for direction and support, whether you are the bullied one or the bullied one. We can make a world devoid of bullying and filled with love, compassion, and understanding if we embrace the teachings of the Bible and put them into action in our daily lives.

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