13 Happy Birthday Bible Verses to Send To a Friend

When sending a friend a birthday card or text, do you struggle to say more than just “Happy Birthday!” followed by multiple emojis? 

One way to express to your friend what they mean to you is to include some scripture for a Happy Birthday. 

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Here are some Scriptures to help you wish a friend or family member a happy birthday.

These Scriptures focus on God’s love and blessings on our special day. May you feel God’s love and joy as you celebrate your birthday!

May the Lord make your love increase and overflow for each other and for everyone else. - 1 Thessalonians 3:12

For by me your days will be multiplied, and years will be added to your life. -Proverbs 9:11

May he give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed. -Psalm 20:4
Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. -Psalm 90:12

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With long life I will satisfy him and show him my salvation. -Psalm 91:16
Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well. -3 John 1:2

You make known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand. -Psalm 16:11

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change. -James 1:17
This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. -Psalm 118:24
For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways. -Psalm 91:11

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So if a person lives many years, let him rejoice in them all -Ecclesiastes 11:8a

May he grant you your heart's desire and fulfill all your plans! -Psalm 20:4

My favorite Happy Birthday Scripture / Blessing

I like to send this blessing to friends on their birthday:

The Lord bless you and keep you the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace. -Numbers 6:24-26

Scripture is filled with verses that offer hope, comfort, and encouragement. So whether you’re looking for the perfect scripture to write on a birthday card or simply want to reflect on God’s blessings, these verses are sure to provide everything you need.

13 Happy Birthday Bible Verses to Send To a Friend