Bible verses about "education" | Brenton

Deuteronomy 11:19

19 And ye shall teach them to your children, so as to speak about them when thou sittest in the house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou sleepest, and when thou risest up.

Proverbs 16:3


Proverbs 9:10

10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the counsel of saints is understanding: (9:10A) for to know the law is the character of a sound mind.

Proverbs 9:9

9 Give an opportunity to a wise man, and he will be wiser: instruct a just man, and he will receive more instruction.

Daniel 1:17

17 And as for these four children, God gave them understanding and prudence in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams.

Proverbs 4:13

13 Take hold of my instruction; let it not go, — but keep it for thyself for thy life.

Proverbs 22:6


Proverbs 18:15

15 The heart of the sensible man purchases discretion; and the ears of the wise seek understanding.

Proverbs 1:7

7 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; and there is good understanding to all that practise it: and piety toward God is the beginning of discernment; but the ungodly will set at nought wisdom and instruction.

Jeremiah 29:11

11 (36:11) And I will devise for you a device of peace, and not evil, to bestow upon you these good things.

Proverbs 16:16

16 The brood of wisdom is more to be chosen than gold, and the brood of prudence more to be chosen than silver.

Ecclesiastes 7:12

12 (7:13) For wisdom in its shadow is as the shadow of silver: and the excellence of the knowledge of wisdom will give life to him that has it.

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