Here are some Bible verses to memorize. Share your verses in the comments below- what verses would you add to the list?

OLD TESTAMENT VERSES TO MEMORIZE

Deuteronomy 1:31 In the wilderness you saw how the Lord your God carried you, as a father carries his son, all the way you went until you reached this place. NIV

Deuteronomy 6:5 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. NIV

Deuteronomy 11:18 Fix these words of mine in your hearts and minds; tie them as symbols on your hands and bind them on your foreheads. NIV

Deuteronomy 7:6 For you are a people holy to the Lord your God. The Lord your God has chosen you out of all the peoples on the face of the earth to be his people, his treasured possession. NIV

Deuteronomy 30:6 The Lord your God will change your heart and the hearts of all your descendants, so that you will love him with all your heart and soul and so you may live! NLT

1 Samuel 14:6 Perhaps the Lord will help us, for nothing can hinder the Lord. He can win a battle whether he has many warriors or only a few! NLT

Psalm 17:8 Keep me as the apple of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings NIV

Psalm 25:15 I continually look to the Lord for help, for he will free my feet from the enemy’s net. NET

Psalm 27:4 One thing I ask from the Lordthis only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life,
to gaze on the beauty of the Lord and to seek him in his temple. NIV

Psalm 54:7 You have delivered me from all my troubles, and my eyes have looked in triumph on my foes.  NIV

Proverbs 3:3-4 Don’t lose your grip on Love and Loyalty. Tie them around your neck; carve their initials on your heart. Earn a reputation for living well in God’s eyes and the eyes of the people. Message Version

Proverbs 11:27 If you search for good, you will find favor; but if you search for evil, it will find you! NLT

Proverbs 18:21 Words kill, words give life; they’re either poison or fruit—you choose.  Message Version

Proverbs 19:21 You can make many plans, but the Lord’s purpose will prevail. NLT

Proverbs 22:6 Direct your children onto the right path, and when they are older, they will not leave it. NLT

Proverbs 27:19 As a face is reflected in water, so the heart reflects the real person. NLT

Ecclesiastes 7:8 The end of a matter is better than its beginning; a patient spirit is better than a proud spirit. HCSB

Isaiah 47:7 You said, ‘I will reign forever as queen of the world!’ You did not reflect on your actions or think about their consequences. NLT

NEW TESTAMENT VERSES TO MEMORIZE

Matthew 7:13-14 Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it. NIV

Matthew 16:23 But he turned and said to Peter, “Get behind me, Satan! You are a hindrance to me. For you are not setting your mind on the things of God, but on the things of man.” ESV

John 3:30 He must increase, but I must decrease. NKJV

John 10:27 My sheep listen to my voice; I know them, and they follow me. NLT

Romans 8:15 So you have not received a spirit that makes you fearful slaves. Instead, you received God’s Spirit when he adopted you as his own children. Now we call him, “Abba Father.” NLT  

Romans 12:6 In his grace, God has given us different gifts for doing certain things well. So if God has given you the ability to prophesy, speak out with as much faith as God has given you. NLT

1 Corinthians 2:12 What we have received is not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is from God, so that we may understand what God has freely given us. NIV

2 Corinthians 4:18 For what can be seen is temporary, but what cannot be seen is eternal. NET

2 Corinthians 5:17  Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, new things have come. NASB

Galatians 2:20 I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. ESV

Ephesians 4:26-27 In your anger do not sin. Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, and do not give the devil a foothold. NIV

Philippians 1:6 I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ. ESV

1 Timothy 4:12 Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity. NIV

2 Timothy 1:7  For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power,love and self-discipline. NIV

Hebrews 3:4 For every house has a builder, but the one who built everything is God. NLT

1 John 4:16 We know how much God loves us, and we have put our trust in his love. God is love, and all who live in love live in God, and God lives in them. NLT