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14 Types of Faith

The Bible states 14 different types of faith.

14 Types of Faith

Common Mutual Faith

Titus 1:4

To Titus, my true child in common faith: Grace and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Savior.

 

Weak Faith

Romans 4:19

He did not weaken in faith when he considered his own body, which was as good as dead (since he was about a hundred years old), or when he considered the barrenness of Sarah's womb.

 

Strong Faith

Romans 4:20

No unbelief made him waver concerning the promise of God, but he grew strong in his faith as he gave glory to God,

 

Little Faith

Matthew 6:30

But if God so clothes the grass of the field, which today is alive and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, will he not much more clothe you, O you of little faith?

 

Great Faith

Matthew 8:10

When Jesus heard this, he marveled and said to those who followed him, “Truly, I tell you, with no one in Israel have I found such faith.

 

Unfrightened Faith

1 Timothy 1:5

The aim of our charge is love that issues from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith.

 

Temporary Faith

Luke 8:13

And the ones on the rock are those who, when they hear the word, receive it with joy. But these have no root; they believe for a while, and in time of testing fall away.

 

Historical Faith

1 John 5:10-13

Whoever believes in the Son of God has the testimony in himself. Whoever does not believe God; has made him a liar, because he has not believed in the testimony that God has borne concerning his Son.


And this is the testimony, that God gave us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.


Whoever has the Son has life; whoever does not have the Son of God does not have life.


I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God that you may know that you have eternal life.

 

Mental Faith

James 2:14-26

What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone claims to have faith but has no deeds; Can such faith save them?

Suppose a brother or a sister is without clothes and daily food.

If one of you says to them, “Go in peace; keep warm and well fed,” but does nothing about their physical needs, what good is it?

In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead.

But someone will say, “You have faith; I have deeds.” Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by my deeds.

You believe that there is one God.Good! Even the demons believe that—and shudder.

You foolish person, do you want evidence that faith without deeds is useless?

Was not our father Abraham considered righteous for what he did when he offered his son Isaac on the altar?

You see that his faith and his actions were working together, and his faith was made complete by what he did.

And the scripture was fulfilled that says, “Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness,” and he was called God’s friend.

You see that a person is considered righteous by what they do and not by faith alone.

In the same way, was not even Rahab the prostitute considered righteous for what she did when she gave lodging to the spies and sent them off in a different direction?

As the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without deeds is dead.

 

Active Faith

James 2:14-26

What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone claims to have faith but has no deeds; Can such faith save them?

Suppose a brother or a sister is without clothes and daily food.

If one of you says to them, “Go in peace; keep warm and well fed,” but does nothing about their physical needs, what good is it?

In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead.

But someone will say, “You have faith; I have deeds.” Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by my deeds.

You believe that there is one God.Good! Even the demons believe that—and shudder.

You foolish person, do you want evidence that faith without deeds is useless?

Was not our father Abraham considered righteous for what he did when he offered his son Isaac on the altar?

You see that his faith and his actions were working together, and his faith was made complete by what he did.

And the scripture was fulfilled that says, “Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness,” and he was called God’s friend.

You see that a person is considered righteous by what they do and not by faith alone.

In the same way, was not even Rahab the prostitute considered righteous for what she did when she gave lodging to the spies and sent them off in a different direction?

As the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without deeds is dead.

 

Wavering Faith

James 1:5-8

If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.


But when you ask, you must believe and not doubt, because the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, blown and tossed by the wind.


That person should not expect to receive anything from the Lord.


Such a person is double-minded and unstable in all they do.

 

Unwavering Faith

Hebrews 10:23

Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for he who promised is faithful.

 

Human Faith

Mark 11:22-24

“Have faith in God,” Jesus answered.


“Truly I tell you, if anyone says to this mountain, ‘Go, throw yourself into the sea,’ and does not doubt in their heart but believes that what they say will happen, it will be done for them.


Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.

 

Divine Faith

Hebrews 11:3

By faith we understand that the universe was formed at God’s command, so that what is seen was not made out of what was visible.