Bible verses about "education" | ERV

Psalms 78:3-8

3 Which we have heard and known, and our fathers have told us 4 We will not hide them from their children, telling to the generation to come the praises of the LORD, and his strength, and his wondrous works that he hath done 5 For he established a testimony in Jacob, and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our fathers, that they should make them known to their children 6 That the generation to come might know [them], even the children which should be born; who should arise and tell [them] to their children 7 That they might set their hope in God, and not forget the works of God, but keep his commandments 8 And might not be as their fathers, a stubborn and rebellious generation; a generation that set not their heart aright, and whose spirit was not stedfast with God

Proverbs 9:9

9 Give [instruction] to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser: teach a righteous man, and he will increase in learning

Colossians 3:23

23 whatsoever ye do, work heartily, as unto the Lord, and not unto men

Deuteronomy 15:7-11

7 If there be with thee a poor man, one of thy brethren, within any of thy gates in thy land which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not harden thine heart, nor shut thine hand from thy poor brother 8 but thou shalt surely open thine hand unto him, and shalt surely lend him sufficient for his need [in that] which he wanteth 9 Beware that there be not a base thought in thine heart, saying, The seventh year, the year of release, is at hand; and thine eye be evil against thy poor brother, and thou give him nought; and he cry unto the LORD against thee, and it be sin unto thee 10 Thou shalt surely give him, and thine heart shall not be grieved when thou givest unto him: because that for this thing the LORD thy God shall bless thee in all thy work, and in all that thou puttest thine hand unto 11 For the poor shall never cease out of the land: therefore I command thee, saying, Thou shalt surely open thine hand unto thy brother, to thy needy, and to thy poor, in thy land

Proverbs 22:29

29 Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men

Isaiah 54:13

13 And all thy children shall be taught of the LORD; and great shall be the peace of thy children

Isaiah 28:9

9 Whom will he teach knowledge? and whom will he make to understand the message? them that are weaned from the milk, and drawn from the breasts

John 3:2-7

2 The same came unto him by night, and said to him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these signs that thou doest, except God be with him 3 Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born anew, he cannot see the kingdom of God 4 Nicodemus saith unto him, How can a man be born when he is old? can he enter a second time into his mother’s womb, and be born 5 Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God 6 That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit 7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born anew

1 Corinthians 13:1-13

1 If I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am become sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal 2 And if I have [the gift of] prophecy, and know all mysteries and all knowledge; and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing 3 And if I bestow all my goods to feed [the poor], and if I give my body to be burned, but have not love, it profiteth me nothing 4 Love suffereth long, [and] is kind; love envieth not; love vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up 5 doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not its own, is not provoked, taketh not account of evil 6 rejoiceth not in unrighteousness, but rejoiceth with the truth 7 beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things 8 Love never faileth: but whether [there be] prophecies, they shall be done away; whether [there be] tongues, they shall cease; whether [there be] knowledge, it shall be done away 9 For we know in part, and we prophesy in part 10 but when that which is perfect is come, that which is in part shall be done away 11 When I was a child, I spake as a child, I felt as a child, I thought as a child: now that I am become a man, I have put away childish things 12 For now we see in a mirror, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I have been known 13 But now abideth faith, hope, love, these three; and the greatest of these is love

Deuteronomy 6:1-25

1 Now this is the commandment, the statutes, and the judgments, which the LORD your God commanded to teach you, that ye might do them in the land whither ye go over to possess it 2 that thou mightest fear the LORD thy God, to keep all his statutes and his commandments, which I command thee, thou, and thy son, and thy son’s son, all the days of thy life; and that thy days may be prolonged 3 Hear therefore, O Israel, and observe to do it; that it may be well with thee, and that ye may increase mightily, as the LORD, the God of thy fathers, hath promised unto thee, in a land flowing with milk and honey 4 Hear, O Israel: the LORD our God is one LORD 5 and thou shalt love the LORD thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might 6 And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be upon thine heart 7 and thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up 8 And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thine hand, and they shall be for frontlets between thine eyes 9 And thou shalt write them upon the door posts of thy house, and upon thy gates 10 And it shall be, when the LORD thy God shall bring thee into the land which he sware unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give thee; great and goodly cities, which thou buildedst not 11 and houses full of all good things, which thou filledst not, and cisterns hewn out, which thou hewedst not, vineyards and olive trees, which thou plantedst not, and thou shalt eat and be full 12 then beware lest thou forget the LORD, which brought thee forth out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage 13 Thou shalt fear the LORD thy God; and him shalt thou serve, and shalt swear by his name 14 Ye shall not go after other gods, of the gods of the peoples which are round about you 15 for the LORD thy God in the midst of thee is a jealous God; lest the anger of the LORD thy God be kindled against thee, and he destroy thee from off the face of the earth 16 Ye shall not tempt the LORD your God, as ye tempted him in Massah 17 Ye shall diligently keep the commandments of the LORD your God, and his testimonies, and his statutes, which he hath commanded thee 18 And thou shalt do that which is right and good in the sight of the LORD: that it may be well with thee, and that thou mayest go in and possess the good land which the LORD sware unto thy fathers 19 to thrust out all thine enemies from before thee, as the LORD hath spoken 20 When thy son asketh thee in time to come, saying, What mean the testimonies, and the statutes, and the judgments, which the LORD our God hath commanded you 21 then thou shalt say unto thy son, We were Pharaoh’s bondmen in Egypt; and the LORD brought us out of Egypt with a mighty hand 22 and the LORD shewed signs and wonders, great and sore, upon Egypt, upon Pharaoh, and upon all his house, before our eyes 23 and he brought us out from thence, that he might bring us in, to give us the land which he sware unto our fathers 24 And the LORD commanded us to do all these statutes, to fear the LORD our God, for our good always, that he might preserve us alive, as at this day 25 And it shall be righteousness unto us, if we observe to do all this commandment before the LORD our God, as he hath commanded us

Proverbs 10:14

14 Wise men lay up knowledge: but the mouth of the foolish is a present destruction

Romans 12:1

1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, [which is] your reasonable service

2 Timothy 2:15

15 Give diligence to present thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, handling aright the word of truth

Daniel 1:17

17 Now as for these four youths, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams

Isaiah 28:9-10

9 Whom will he teach knowledge? and whom will he make to understand the message? them that are weaned from the milk, and drawn from the breasts 10 For it is precept upon precept, precept upon precept; line upon line, line upon line; here a little, there a little

Exodus 4:12

12 Now therefore go, and I will be with thy mouth, and teach thee what thou shalt speak

2 John 1:9

9 Whosoever goeth onward and abideth not in the teaching of Christ, hath not God: he that abideth in the teaching, the same hath both the Father and the Son

Ephesians 6:4

4 And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but nurture them in the chastening and admonition of the Lord

Colossians 2:8

8 Take heed lest there shall be any one that maketh spoil of you through his philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men, after the rudiments of the world, and not after Christ

1 Corinthians 2:4-5

4 And my speech and my preaching were not in persuasive words of wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power 5 that your faith should not stand in the wisdom of men, but in the power of God

2 Timothy 3:16

16 Every scripture inspired of God [is] also profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for instruction which is in righteousness

Proverbs 9:10

10 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding

Deuteronomy 11:19

19 And ye shall teach them your children, talking of them, when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up

Proverbs 16:3

3 Commit thy works unto the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established

Proverbs 16:16

16 How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! yea, to get understanding is rather to be chosen than silver

Proverbs 4:13

13 Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go: keep her; for she is thy life

Jeremiah 29:11

11 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you hope in your latter end

Romans 12:2

2 And be not fashioned according to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is the good and acceptable and perfect will of God

Ecclesiastes 7:12

12 For wisdom is a defence, even as money is a defence: but the excellency of knowledge is, that wisdom preserveth the life of him that hath it

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