Knowledge (Verses About)

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National Association of Christian Ministers: Verses About

Below are Bible verses about knowledge:

1. Proverbs 2:3-6: “Indeed, if you call out for insight and cry aloud for understanding, and if you look for it as for silver and search for it as for hidden treasure, then you will understand the fear of the LORD and find the knowledge of God. For the LORD gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.”

2. Proverbs 18:15: “The heart of the discerning acquires knowledge, for the ears of the wise seek it out.”

3. Colossians 2:2-3: “My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ, in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.”

4. Proverbs 1:7: “The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.”

5. Proverbs 9:10: “The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.”

6. James 1:5: “If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.”

7. Hosea 4:6: “My people are destroyed from lack of knowledge. Because you have rejected knowledge, I also reject you as my priests; because you have ignored the law of your God, I also will ignore your children.”

8. Psalm 119:66: “Teach me knowledge and good judgment, for I trust your commands.”

9. Proverbs 10:14: “The wise store up knowledge, but the mouth of a fool invites ruin.”

10. Isaiah 11:2: “The Spirit of the LORD will rest on him— the Spirit of wisdom and of understanding, the Spirit of counsel and of might, the Spirit of the knowledge and fear of the LORD.”

These verses emphasize the importance of seeking knowledge and wisdom, which come from God. They highlight that true knowledge starts with a reverent fear of the Lord and seeking His guidance. They also encourage us to pursue understanding and discernment as we grow in our faith and relationship with God.