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.
Psalms 119:105 KJV
Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.
Joshua 1:8 KJV
Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Psalms 119:18 KJV
Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine.
1 Peter 2:2 KJV
Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law.
John 1:1 KJV
As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:
John 15:7 KJV
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Job 23:12 KJV
Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.
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.
Isaiah 40:8 KJV
Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.
2 Timothy 3:16 KJV
The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever.
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:
Psalms 56:4 KJV
Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him.
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.
John 17:17 KJV
Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee.
Isaiah 55:10-11 KJV
Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth.
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.
John 8:32 KJV
So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.
Isaiah 55:11 KJV
And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Isaiah 41:10 KJV
But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.
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.
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.
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.
Psalms 119:130 KJV
For the word of the LORD is right; and all his works are done in truth.
Matthew 22:29 KJV
The entrance of thy words giveth light; it giveth understanding unto the simple.
Jeremiah 29:11 KJV
Jesus answered and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God.
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.
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?
Psalms 119:9 KJV
He that believeth on me, as the scripture hath said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water.
1 Thessalonians 2:13 KJV
Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way? by taking heed thereto according to thy word.
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.
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.
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.
Psalms 18:30 KJV
And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;
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.
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
2 Peter 1:20-21 KJV
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Psalms 119:9-11 KJV
I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.
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.
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.
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.
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;
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;
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.
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.
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.
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.
John 8:31-32 KJV
Heaven and earth shall pass away: but my words shall not pass away.
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.
John 10:27 KJV
But he said, Yea rather, blessed are they that hear the word of God, and keep it.
Isaiah 40:31 KJV
My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me:
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.
Psalms 37:4 KJV
For ever, O LORD, thy word is settled in heaven.
Isaiah 55:8 KJV
Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.
Ephesians 5:26 KJV
For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD.
Philippians 4:19 KJV
That he might sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word,
John 14:26 KJV
But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
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.
Jeremiah 29:13 KJV
My son, attend to my words; incline thine ear unto my sayings.
Psalms 19:10-11 KJV
And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart.
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.
Psalms 1:1-2 KJV
For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.
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.
Revelation 1:1 KJV
Seek the LORD and his strength, seek his face continually.
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:
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.
Romans 5:8 KJV
Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.
John 5:24 KJV
But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
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.