30 Important Bible Verses About Homeschooling

Deuteronomy 6:7 – Teaching God’s Word at Home

“Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.”

Proverbs 22:6 – Training Children in the Way of the Lord

“Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.”

Psalm 78:5-7 – Passing On God’s Truth

“He decreed statutes for Jacob and established the law in Israel, which he commanded our ancestors to teach their children, so the next generation would know them, even the children yet to be born, and they in turn would tell their children. Then they would put their trust in God and would not forget his deeds but would keep his commands.”

Colossians 2:8 – Guarding Against False Teachings

“See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the elemental spiritual forces of this world rather than on Christ.”

Proverbs 13:20 – The Company We Keep

“Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.”

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2 Timothy 3:16-17 – Useful for Teaching

“All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.”

Joshua 1:8 – Meditating on God’s Word

“Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.”

John 14:26 – The Holy Spirit as a Teacher

“But the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you.”

Proverbs 4:13 – Embracing Instruction

“Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life.”

Psalm 32:8 – God’s Guidance

“I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.”

Proverbs 19:27 – Discipline and Instruction

“Stop listening to instruction, my son, and you will stray from the words of knowledge.”

Isaiah 54:13 – Children Taught by the Lord

“All your children will be taught by the LORD, and great will be their peace.”

Psalm 25:8-9 – Humility and Teachability

“Good and upright is the LORD; therefore he instructs sinners in his ways. He guides the humble in what is right and teaches them his way.”

Proverbs 1:7 – The Fear of the Lord

“The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.”

Psalm 119:66 – Learning from God’s Word

“Teach me knowledge and good judgment, for I trust your commands.”

Proverbs 8:33 – Listening and Watching

“Listen to my instruction and be wise; do not disregard it. Blessed are those who listen to me, watching daily at my doors, waiting at my doorway.”

1 Corinthians 2:13 – Spiritual Discernment

“This is what we speak, not in words taught us by human wisdom but in words taught by the Spirit, explaining spiritual realities with Spirit-taught words.”

John 8:31-32 – True Disciples of Jesus

“To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.””

Proverbs 1:8-9 – Listening to Parental Instruction

“Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. They are a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck.”

Acts 17:11 – Examining the Scriptures

“Now the Berean Jews were of more noble character than those in Thessalonica, for they received the message with great eagerness and examined the Scriptures every day to see if what Paul said was true.”

Psalm 34:11 – Teach Children the Fear of the Lord

“Come, my children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD.”

Matthew 5:19 – Teaching and Obeying God’s Commandments

“Therefore anyone who sets aside one of the least of these commands and teaches others accordingly will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever practices and teaches these commands will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.”

1 Peter 2:2 – Desire God’s Word

“Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation.”

James 1:22 – Doers of the Word

“Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.”

Psalm 119:105 – God’s Word as a Lamp

“Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path.”

Colossians 3:16 – The Word of Christ

“Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts.”

Hebrews 12:11 – Discipline and Training

“No discipline seems pleasant at the time, but painful. Later on, however, it produces a harvest of righteousness and peace for those who have been trained by it.”

Matthew 28:19-20 – The Great Commission

“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”

Proverbs 9:9 – Instructing the Wise

“Instruct the wise and they will be wiser still; teach the righteous and they will add to their learning.”

Psalm 119:11 – Hiding God’s Word in Our Hearts

“I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.”

Proverbs 2:6 – Wisdom from God

“For the LORD gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.”

2 Timothy 2:15 – Correctly Handling the Word of Truth

“Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth.”

Proverbs 15:14 – Seeking Knowledge

“The discerning heart seeks knowledge, but the mouth of a fool feeds on folly.”

1 Timothy 4:13 – Devotion to the Word

“Until I come, devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to preaching and to teaching.”

Psalm 1:1-2 – Delighting in God’s Law

“Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the LORD, and who meditates on his law day and night.”

Proverbs 3:5-6 – Trusting in the Lord

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.”

Jude 1:3 – Contending for the Faith

“Dear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt compelled to write and urge you to contend for the faith that was once for all entrusted to God’s holy people.”

Psalm 19:7-8 – The Perfect Law of the Lord

“The law of the LORD is perfect, refreshing the soul. The statutes of the LORD are trustworthy, making wise the simple. The precepts of the LORD are right, giving joy to the heart. The commands of the LORD are radiant, giving light to the eyes.”

1 Timothy 6:3-4 – False Teachings and Sound Doctrine

“If anyone teaches otherwise and does not agree to the sound instruction of our Lord Jesus Christ and to godly teaching, they are conceited and understand nothing. They have an unhealthy interest in controversies and quarrels about words that result in envy, strife, malicious talk, evil suspicions.”

Proverbs 23:12 – Knowledge and Discernment

“Apply your heart to instruction and your ears to words of knowledge.”

Matthew 7:24 – Building on the Rock

“Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.”

John 6:45 – Taught by God

“It is written in the Prophets: ‘They will all be taught by God.’ Everyone who has heard the Father and learned from him comes to me.”

Proverbs 8:10 – Wisdom is Better Than Rubies

“Choose my instruction instead of silver, knowledge rather than choice gold, for wisdom is more precious than rubies, and nothing you desire can compare with her.”

Psalm 71:17 – Declaring God’s Mighty Acts

“Since my youth, God, you have taught me, and to this day I declare your marvelous deeds.”

Matthew 16:24 – Taking Up Our Cross and Following Jesus

“Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.”

Psalm 119:9 – Keeping Our Ways Pure

“How can a young person stay on the path of purity? By living according to your word.”

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