What does the Bible say about the Bible?
Here are 10 pivotal verses to study, meditate, and memorize regarding the nature and function of the Bible.
- Ps. 119:105 – Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.
- 2 Tim. 3:16-17 – All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be competent, equipped for every good work.
- Josh. 1:8 – This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success.
- Heb. 4:12 – For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and of spirit, of joints and of marrow, and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart.
- 2 Tim. 2:15 – Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth.
- Is. 40:8 – The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God will stand forever.
- Matt. 4:4 – But he answered, “It is written, “‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’”
- Ps. 119:18 – Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law.
- Job 23:12 – I have not departed from the commandment of his lips; I have treasured the words of his mouth more than my portion of food.
- Prov. 30:5 – Every word of God proves true; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him.