Home » Topical Bible Verses » 83 Bible Verses About Reading God’s Word

83 Bible Verses About Reading God’s Word

Here are 83 Bible verses about reading God’s Word from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible (King James Version), sorted from most to least relevant.

2 Timothy 3:16-17 KJV

All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.

Read full chapter

Psalms 119:105 KJV

Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.

Read full chapter

Joshua 1:8 KJV

Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.

Read full chapter

Matthew 4:4 KJV

This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.

Read full chapter

Hebrews 4:12 KJV

But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God.

Read full chapter

Romans 15:4 KJV

For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.

Read full chapter

1 Timothy 4:13 KJV

For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope.

Read full chapter

Psalms 119:18 KJV

Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine.

Read full chapter

1 Peter 2:2 KJV

Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law.

Read full chapter

John 1:1 KJV

As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:

Read full chapter

John 15:7 KJV

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

Read full chapter

Psalms 119:10-11 KJV

If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, and it shall be done unto you.

Read full chapter

Psalms 1:2 KJV

With my whole heart have I sought thee: O let me not wander from thy commandments. Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee.

Read full chapter

2 Timothy 2:15 KJV

But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.

Read full chapter

2 Timothy 2:7 KJV

Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.

Read full chapter

Job 23:12 KJV

Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.

Read full chapter

Matthew 24:35 KJV

Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have esteemed the words of his mouth more than my necessary food.

Read full chapter

Isaiah 40:8 KJV

Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.

Read full chapter

2 Timothy 3:16 KJV

The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever.

Read full chapter

Proverbs 30:5 KJV

All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:

Read full chapter

Psalms 56:4 KJV

Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him.

Read full chapter

Psalms 119:11 KJV

In God I will praise his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do unto me.

Read full chapter

John 17:17 KJV

Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee.

Read full chapter

Isaiah 55:10-11 KJV

Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth.

Read full chapter

Romans 10:17 KJV

For as the rain cometh down, and the snow from heaven, and returneth not thither, but watereth the earth, and maketh it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bread to the eater: So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.

Read full chapter

John 8:32 KJV

So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.

Read full chapter

Isaiah 55:11 KJV

And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.

Read full chapter

James 1:21 KJV

So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.

Read full chapter

1 Timothy 4:5-6 KJV

Wherefore lay apart all filthiness and superfluity of naughtiness, and receive with meekness the engrafted word, which is able to save your souls.

Read full chapter

Acts 17:11 KJV

For it is sanctified by the word of God and prayer. If thou put the brethren in remembrance of these things, thou shalt be a good minister of Jesus Christ, nourished up in the words of faith and of good doctrine, whereunto thou hast attained.

Read full chapter

James 1:22 KJV

These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.

Read full chapter

Isaiah 41:10 KJV

But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.

Read full chapter

Joshua 1:9 KJV

Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.

Read full chapter

John 5:39-40 KJV

Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.

Read full chapter

Psalms 33:4 KJV

Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are they which testify of me. And ye will not come to me, that ye might have life.

Read full chapter

Psalms 119:130 KJV

For the word of the LORD is right; and all his works are done in truth.

Read full chapter

Matthew 22:29 KJV

The entrance of thy words giveth light; it giveth understanding unto the simple.

Read full chapter

Jeremiah 29:11 KJV

Jesus answered and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God.

Read full chapter

Mark 12:24 KJV

For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.

Read full chapter

John 7:38 KJV

And Jesus answering said unto them, Do ye not therefore err, because ye know not the scriptures, neither the power of God?

Read full chapter

Psalms 119:9 KJV

He that believeth on me, as the scripture hath said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water.

Read full chapter

1 Thessalonians 2:13 KJV

Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way? by taking heed thereto according to thy word.

Read full chapter

Deuteronomy 8:3 KJV

For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because, when ye received the word of God which ye heard of us, ye received it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which effectually worketh also in you that believe.

Read full chapter

John 3:16 KJV

And he humbled thee, and suffered thee to hunger, and fed thee with manna, which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know; that he might make thee know that man doth not live by bread only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the LORD doth man live.

Read full chapter

2 Peter 1:5 KJV

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

Read full chapter

Psalms 18:30 KJV

And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;

Read full chapter

John 10:10 KJV

As for God, his way is perfect: the word of the LORD is tried: he is a buckler to all those that trust in him.

Read full chapter

1 Peter 1:23 KJV

The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.

Read full chapter

1 John 4:1 KJV

Being born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God, which liveth and abideth for ever.

Read full chapter

Matthew 7:24 KJV

Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God: because many false prophets are gone out into the world.

Read full chapter

Proverbs 30:5-6 KJV

Therefore whosoever heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them, I will liken him unto a wise man, which built his house upon a rock:

Read full chapter

Psalms 46:1 KJV

Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him. Add thou not unto his words, lest he reprove thee, and thou be found a liar.

Read full chapter

2 Peter 1:20-21 KJV

God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

Read full chapter

2 Timothy 1:7 KJV

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.

Read full chapter

John 6:63 KJV

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

Read full chapter

Jeremiah 15:16 KJV

It is the spirit that quickeneth; the flesh profiteth nothing: the words that I speak unto you, they are spirit, and they are life.

Read full chapter

John 1:14 KJV

Thy words were found, and I did eat them; and thy word was unto me the joy and rejoicing of mine heart: for I am called by thy name, O LORD God of hosts.

Read full chapter

Philippians 4:13 KJV

And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.

Read full chapter

Psalms 119:9-11 KJV

I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.

Read full chapter

Ezra 7:10 KJV

Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way? by taking heed thereto according to thy word. With my whole heart have I sought thee: O let me not wander from thy commandments. Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee.

Read full chapter

John 14:6 KJV

For Ezra had prepared his heart to seek the law of the LORD, and to do it, and to teach in Israel statutes and judgments.

Read full chapter

Hebrews 1:3 KJV

Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.

Read full chapter

John 8:31 KJV

Who being the brightness of his glory, and the express image of his person, and upholding all things by the word of his power, when he had by himself purged our sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high;

Read full chapter

Colossians 3:16 KJV

Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed;

Read full chapter

1 Corinthians 10:13 KJV

Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.

Read full chapter

Proverbs 4:20-22 KJV

There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.

Read full chapter

John 14:27 KJV

My son, attend to my words; incline thine ear unto my sayings. Let them not depart from thine eyes; keep them in the midst of thine heart. For they are life unto those that find them, and health to all their flesh.

Read full chapter

Mark 13:31 KJV

Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.

Read full chapter

John 8:31-32 KJV

Heaven and earth shall pass away: but my words shall not pass away.

Read full chapter

Luke 11:28 KJV

Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed; And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.

Read full chapter

John 10:27 KJV

But he said, Yea rather, blessed are they that hear the word of God, and keep it.

Read full chapter

Isaiah 40:31 KJV

My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me:

Read full chapter

Psalms 119:89 KJV

But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.

Read full chapter

Psalms 37:4 KJV

For ever, O LORD, thy word is settled in heaven.

Read full chapter

Isaiah 55:8 KJV

Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.

Read full chapter

Ephesians 5:26 KJV

For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD.

Read full chapter

Philippians 4:19 KJV

That he might sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word,

Read full chapter

John 14:26 KJV

But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.

Read full chapter

Proverbs 4:20 KJV

But the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, whom the Father will send in my name, he shall teach you all things, and bring all things to your remembrance, whatsoever I have said unto you.

Read full chapter

Jeremiah 29:13 KJV

My son, attend to my words; incline thine ear unto my sayings.

Read full chapter

Psalms 19:10-11 KJV

And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart.

Read full chapter

Romans 10:13 KJV

More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb. Moreover by them is thy servant warned: and in keeping of them there is great reward.

Read full chapter

Psalms 1:1-2 KJV

For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.

Read full chapter

1 Chronicles 16:11 KJV

Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.

Read full chapter

Revelation 1:1 KJV

Seek the LORD and his strength, seek his face continually.

Read full chapter

Ephesians 2:8-9 KJV

The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave unto him, to shew unto his servants things which must shortly come to pass; and he sent and signified it by his angel unto his servant John:

Read full chapter

Galatians 6:7 KJV

For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast.

Read full chapter

Romans 5:8 KJV

Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.

Read full chapter

John 5:24 KJV

But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.

Read full chapter

Psalms 37:31 KJV

Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.

Read full chapter

  • Save
Share via
Copy link