Bible Verses on Babies Going To Heaven


Deuteronomy 1:39

ESVAnd as for your little ones, who you said would become a prey, and your children, who today have no knowledge of good or evil, they shall go in there. And to them I will give it, and they shall possess it.
KJVMoreover your little ones, which ye said should be a prey, and your children, which in that day had no knowledge between good and evil, they shall go in thither, and unto them will I give it, and they shall possess it.
NASB‘Moreover, your little ones who you said would become a prey, and your sons, who this day have no knowledge of good or evil, shall enter there, and I will give it to them and they shall possess it.
NIVAnd the little ones that you said would be taken captive, your children who do not yet know good from bad—they will enter the land. I will give it to them and they will take possession of it.
NLTI will give the land to your little ones—your innocent children. You were afraid they would be captured, but they will be the ones who occupy it.
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Matthew 18:3

ESVAnd said, “Truly, I say to you, unless you turn and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.
KJVAnd said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted, and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.
NASBand said, “Truly I say to you, unless you are converted and become like children, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven.
NIVAnd he said: “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.
NLTThen he said, “I tell you the truth, unless you turn from your sins and become like little children, you will never get into the Kingdom of Heaven.
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Matthew 18:10

ESV“See that you do not despise one of these little ones. For I tell you that in heaven their angels always see the face of my Father who is in heaven.
KJVTake heed that ye despise not one of these little ones; for I say unto you, That in heaven their angels do always behold the face of my Father which is in heaven.
NASB“See that you do not despise one of these little ones, for I say to you that their angels in heaven continually see the face of My Father who is in heaven.
NIV“See that you do not despise one of these little ones. For I tell you that their angels in heaven always see the face of my Father in heaven.
NLT“Beware that you don’t look down on any of these little ones. For I tell you that in heaven their angels are always in the presence of my heavenly Father.

“I know that Christ is all in all; and that it is the presence of God that makes Heaven to be heaven. But yet it much sweetens the thoughts of that place to me that there are there such a multitude of my most dear and precious friends in Christ.” ~ Richard Baxter

1 Corinthians 7:14

ESVFor the unbelieving husband is made holy because of his wife, and the unbelieving wife is made holy because of her husband. Otherwise your children would be unclean, but as it is, they are holy.
KJVFor the unbelieving husband is sanctified by the wife, and the unbelieving wife is sanctified by the husband: else were your children unclean; but now are they holy.
NASBFor the unbelieving husband is sanctified through his wife, and the unbelieving wife is sanctified through her believing husband; for otherwise your children are unclean, but now they are holy.
NIVFor the unbelieving husband has been sanctified through his wife, and the unbelieving wife has been sanctified through her believing husband. Otherwise your children would be unclean, but as it is, they are holy.
NLTFor the believing wife brings holiness to her marriage, and the believing husband brings holiness to his marriage. Otherwise, your children would not be holy, but now they are holy.

“To pretend to describe the excellence, the greatness or duration of the happiness of heaven by the most artful composition of words would be but to darken and cloud it; to talk of raptures and ecstasies, joy and singing, is but to set forth very low shadows of the reality.” ~ Jonathan Edwards

2 Samuel 12:23

ESVBut now he is dead. Why should I fast? Can I bring him back again? I shall go to him, but he will not return to me.”
KJVBut now he is dead, wherefore should I fast? can I bring him back again? I shall go to him, but he shall not return to me.
NASB“But now he has died; why should I fast? Can I bring him back again? I will go to him, but he will not return to me.”
NIVBut now that he is dead, why should I go on fasting? Can I bring him back again? I will go to him, but he will not return to me.”
NLTBut why should I fast when he is dead? Can I bring him back again? I will go to him one day, but he cannot return to me.”

Matthew 19:14

ESVBut Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of heaven.”
KJVBut Jesus said, Suffer little children, and forbid them not, to come unto me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven.
NASBBut Jesus said, “Let the children alone, and do not hinder them from coming to Me; for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”
NIVJesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”
NLTBut Jesus said, “Let the children come to me. Don’t stop them! For the Kingdom of Heaven belongs to those who are like these children.”

Jeremiah 1:5

ESV“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations.”
KJVBefore I formed thee in the belly I knew thee; and before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I ordained thee a prophet unto the nations.
NASB“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, And before you were born I consecrated you; I have appointed you a prophet to the nations.”
NIV“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations.”
NLT“I knew you before I formed you in your mother’s womb. Before you were born I set you apart and appointed you as my prophet to the nations.”

Romans 5:12

ESVTherefore, just as sin came into the world through one man, and death through sin, and so death spread to all men because all sinned—
KJVWherefore, as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned:
NASBTherefore, just as through one man sin entered into the world, and death through sin, and so death spread to all men, because all sinned—
NIVTherefore, just as sin entered the world through one man, and death through sin, and in this way death came to all people, because all sinned—
NLTWhen Adam sinned, sin entered the world. Adam’s sin brought death, so death spread to everyone, for everyone sinned.

Psalm 51:5

ESVBehold, I was brought forth in iniquity, and in sin did my mother conceive me.
KJVBehold, I was shapen in iniquity; and in sin did my mother conceive me.
NASBBehold, I was brought forth in iniquity, And in sin my mother conceived me.
NIVSurely I was sinful at birth, sinful from the time my mother conceived me.
NLTFor I was born a sinner— yes, from the moment my mother conceived me.

John 14:6

ESVJesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
KJVJesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
NASBJesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.
NIVJesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
NLTJesus told him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one can come to the Father except through me.

Matthew 19:13

ESVThen children were brought to him that he might lay his hands on them and pray. The disciples rebuked the people,
KJVThen were there brought unto him little children, that he should put his hands on them, and pray: and the disciples rebuked them.
NASBThen some children were brought to Him so that He might lay His hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.
NIVThen people brought little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them and pray for them. But the disciples rebuked them.
NLTOne day some parents brought their children to Jesus so he could lay his hands on them and pray for them. But the disciples scolded the parents for bothering him.

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