Dunamis Bible Verses
We believe that our power comes from God. This page is a partial list of the verses that show
the Dunamis Power of God at work in the bible.
Believers are to know the power of God (Matthew 22:29)
(Verse 29) Jesus answered and said unto them, You are mistaken, not knowing
the scriptures, nor the power (dunamis) of God.
Jesus gave the twelve disciples power.. (Luke 9:1)
(Verse 1) Then He called His twelve disciples together, and gave them power (dunamis) and authority over all devils, and to cure
In the name of Jesus we have power over the enemy (Luke10:19)
(Verse 19) Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the
power (dunamis) of the
Jesus sends the promise of the Father upon us (Luke 24:49)
(verse 49) Behold, I send the promise of My Father upon you: but tarry you in the city of Jerusalem, until you
be endued with power (dunamis) from on high.
Acts 1:8 - Jesus said, But you shall receive power (dunamis), after the Holy Ghost is come
upon you: and you shall be witnesses unto Me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the
uttermost part of the earth.
Believers should be full of faith and power (Acts 6:8)
And Stephen, full of faith and power (dunamis), did great wonders and
miracles among the people.
God anointed Jesus with power to do good and Jesus anointed us with power to do good (Acts 10:38; John
(Acts 10:38) - How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost
and with power (dunamis): Who went about doing good, and healing all that were
oppressed of the devil; for God was with Him.
(John 20:21 -22) - Then said Jesus to them again, Peace be unto
you: as My Father hath sent Me, even so send I you.. And when He had said this, He breathed on them, and
saith unto then, Receive you the Holy Ghost
The twelve disciples were not the only ones given authority to use God's miraculous power after the
resurrection of Jesus Christ but others have been given authority to use it that the lost would be saved. (Romans
Paul the apostle stated in (verse 16) - For I am not ashamed of the gospel of
Jesus Christ: for it is the power (dunamis) of God unto
salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.