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It can be say that the most historically revered document in the world is also filled with some craziness. The Bible does not only teach about overcoming struggle, faith, and family, but some pretty shocking verses are also located in its pages. Here is a look at some of the craziest Bible verses read by Christians.

“And the males likewise gave up natural relations with females and burned with lust for one another. Males did shameful things with males and thus received in their own persons the due penalty for their perversity.” – Romans 1:27

“Happy those who seize your children and smash them against a rock.” -Psalm 137:9

“I do not permit a woman to teach or to have authority over a man. She must be quiet.” – 1 Timothy 2:12

“If anyone comes to me and does not hate his father and mother, his wife and children, his brothers and sisters—yes, even his own life—he cannot be my disciple.” – Luke 14:26

“If anyone does not love the Lord—a curse be on him.” – 1 Corinthians 16:22

“If I testify about myself, my testimony is not valid.” – John 5:31

“If two men are fighting and the wife of one of them comes to rescue her husband from his assailant, and she reaches out and seizes him by his private parts, you shall cut off her hand. Show her no pity.” – Deuteronomy 25:11-12

“Slaves, be subject to your masters with all reverence, not only to those who are good and equitable but also to those who are perverse.” – 1 Peter 2:18

“Submit yourselves for the Lord’s sake to every authority instituted among men: whether to the king, as the supreme authority.” – 1 Peter 2:13

“The people of Samaria must bear their guilt, because they have rebelled against their God. They will fall by the sword; their little ones will be dashed to the ground, their pregnant women ripped open.” – Hosea 13:16

“The righteous will be glad when they are avenged, when they bathe their feet in the blood of the wicked.” – Psalm 58:10

“Then God said: ‘Take your son Isaac, your only one, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah. There you shall offer him up as a holocaust on a height that I will point out to you’.” – Genesis 22:2

“When the Lord delivers it into your hand, put to the sword all the males …. As for the women, the children, the livestock and everything else in the city, you may take these as plunder for yourselves.” – Deuteronomy 20:13-14

“Wives should be subordinate to their husbands as to the Lord.” – Ephesians 5:22

“You shall also have a place outside the camp and go out there, and you shall have a spade among your tools, and it shall be that when you sit down outside, you shall dig with it and shall turn to cover up your excrement.” – Deuteronomy 23:12-13

“You shall not let a sorceress live.” – Exodus 22:18

Check out the following video to review some of the most encouraging and inspirational passages found in the Bible. This is a great way to enhance your Christian faith and understanding.

Many Christians are familiar with the wide selection of Bible verses highlighted during their Sunday Mass. However, there is some less than known scripture that can be found between the pages of the Bible. Below, you will find some of the weirdest Bible verses ever translated.

“A young man was following Him, wearing nothing but a linen sheet over his naked body; and they seized him. But he pulled free of the linen sheet and escaped naked.” – Mark 14:51-52

“A quarrelsome wife is as annoying as constant dripping on a rainy day. Stopping her complaints is like trying to stop the wind or trying to hold something with greased hands.” – Proverbs 27:15-16

“As a dog returns to its vomit, so a fool repeats his folly.” – Proverbs 31:6

“But Rabshakeh said, Hath my master sent me to thy master and to thee to speak these words? hath he not sent me to the men that sit upon the wall, that they may eat their own dung, and drink their own piss with you?” – Isaiah 36:12

“Give beer to those who are perishing, wine to those who are in anguish.” – Proverbs 31:6

“Gray is a crown of splendor: it is attained by a righteous life.” – Proverbs 26:11

“He said to Jacob, Let me eat some of that red stuff, because I’m exhausted.” – Genesis 25:30

“I wish those who unsettle you would castrate themselves!” – Galatians 5:12

“If a man has sex with an animal, he must be put to death, and the animal must be killed.” – Leviticus 20:15

“If a man loudly blesses his neighbor early in the morning, it will be taken as a curse.” – Proverbs 27:14

“If only you would be altogether silent! For you, that would be wisdom.” – Job 13:5

“It is better to live alone in the desert than with a crabby, complaining wife.” – Proverbs 21:19

“No one whose testicles are crushed or whose penis is cut off shall be admitted to the assembly of the LORD.” – Deuteronomy 23:1

“There is more hope for a fool than for someone who speaks without thinking.” – Proverbs 29:20

“Thou shalt not boil a kid in its mother’s milk.” – Exodus 23:19

“When he opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour.” – Revelations 8:1

“Yet she became more and more promiscuous as she recalled the days of her youth, when she was a prostitute in Egypt. There she lusted after her lovers, whose genitals were like those of donkeys and whose emission was like that of horses.” – Ezekiel 23:19-20

“You shall eat the flesh of your sons, and you shall eat the flesh of your daughters.” – Leviticus 26:29

“You shall not eat anything which dies of itself. You may give it to the alien who is in your town, so that he may eat it, or you may sell it to a foreigner, for you are a holy people to the LORD your God. You shall not boil a young goat in its mother’s milk.” – Deuteronomy 14:21

While much can be said regarding the weird bible verses listed above, a lot more can be said about the good positive messages of family and Christian life. Some of the most inspirational bible verses can be found in the below video.

The Bible is filled with lessons and words of inspiration and wisdom. Here is a look at some of the shortest Bible verses seen in the Bible that are easy to memorize and share with others.

“But anyone who does not love does not know God, for God is love.” – 1 John 4:8

“Do everything without complaining and arguing.” – Philippians 2:14

“I love God’s law with all my heart.” – Romans 7:22

“Pray without ceasing” – 1 Thessalonians 5:17

“Rejoice in our confident hope. Be patient in trouble, and keep on praying.” – Romans 12:12

“Think about the things of heaven, not the things of earth.” – Colossians 3:2

“We love because he first loved us.” – 1 John 4:19

“When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.” – Psalm 56:3

“Yet true godliness with contentment is itself great wealth.” – 1 Timothy 6:6

“‘You shall have no other gods before me” – Deuteronomy 5:7

“Be joyful always” – 1 Thessalonians 5:16

“But godliness with contentment is great gain.” – 1 Timothy 6:6

“Do to others as you would have them do to you.” – Luke 6:31

“For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline.” – 2 Timothy 1:7

“In him was life, and that life was the light of men.” – John 1:4

“Jesus wept.” – John 11:35

“Look to the Lord and his strength; seek his face always.” – 1 Chronicles 16:11

“Rejoice evermore.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:16

“Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.” – Colossians 3:2

“They replied, “Believe in the Lord Jesus and you will be saved – you and your household.” – Acts 16:31

“We love because he first loved us.” – 1 John 4:19

“When I am afraid, I will trust in you.” – Psalm 56:3

“You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden.” – Matthew 5:14

“Your world is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.” – Psalm 119:105

The following video highlights the five shortest Bible verses. These powerful and memorable bits of scripture will help to encourage you and draw you closer to God.

One of the many messages captured in the Bible is that of teamwork. Christians have always been focused on building a sense of community and aiding those in need around them. These are challenging feats that are not accomplished alone. To inspire leadership and growth, here are some great Bible verses about teamwork to get you motivated.

“A Song of Ascents. Of David. Behold, how good and pleasant it is when brothers dwell in unity!” – Psalm 133:1

“Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins. Show hospitality to one another without grumbling. As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace.” – 1 Peter 4:8-10

“After this the Lord appointed seventy-two others and sent them on ahead of him, two by two, into every town and place where he himself was about to go.” – Luke 10:1

“And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching.” – Hebrews 10:24-25

“And the LORD God said, [It is] not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him.” – Genesis 2:18

“As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.” – Proverbs 27:17

“Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ.” – Galatians 6:2

“But now [are they] many members, yet but one body.” – 1 Corinthians 12:20-25

“Complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind.” – Philippians 2:2

“Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves. Look not every man on his own things, but every man also on the things of others.” – Philippians 2:3-4

“Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye all speak the same thing, and [that] there be no divisions among you; but [that] ye be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment.” – 1 Corinthians 1:10

“Now the God of patience and consolation grant you to be likeminded one toward another according to Christ Jesus.” – Romans 15:5-6

“Show family affection to one another with brotherly love. Outdo one another in showing honor.” – Romans 12:10

“Two are better than one because they have a good return for their labor. For if either of them falls, the one will lift up his companion. But woe to the one who falls when there is not another to lift him up.” – Ecclesiastes 4:9-10

“We ought therefore to show hospitality to such people so that we may work together for the truth.” – 3 John 1:8

To encourage a more productive and strong work environment built on Christian leadership, here are some top bible verses for teamwork highlighted in the following video.

Have you ever had one of those days where it seemed like everything goes wrong? Sometimes we just need to take some time to remember the calming messages left for us in the Bible. Here are some great calming Bible verses that will help to remind you of how we were created to be strong and endure all that is thrown our way because we have the love of God next to us.

“A gentle answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger.” – Proverbs 15:1

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” – Romans 8:28

“Be angry, and yet do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger.” – Ephesians 4:26

“Cast all your anxiety on him, because he cares for you.” – 1 Peter 5:7

“Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him, and he will act.” – Psalms 37:5

“Do not grieve, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.” – Nehemiah 8:10b

“Do not let your heart be troubled; believe in God, believe also in Me.” – John 14:1

“Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.” – Psalm 23:4

“For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline.” – 2 Timothy 1:7

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam and the mountains quake with their surging.” – Psalm 46:1-3

“He caused the storm to be still, So that the waves of the sea were hushed. Then they were glad because they were quiet, So He guided them to their desired haven.” – Psalm 107:29-30

“He heals the brokenhearted, and binds up their wounds.” – Psalm 147:3

“I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” – Philippians 4:13

“I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory about to be revealed to us.” – Romans 8:18

“If the ruler’s temper rises against you, do not abandon your position, because composure allays great offenses.” – Ecclesiastes 10:4

“Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts.” – Colossians 3:15a

“O Lord, my strength and my fortress, my refuge in time of distress.” – Jeremiah 16:19

“Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you Do not let your heart be troubled, nor let it be fearful.” – John 14:27

“The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth. He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cry and saves them.” – Psalm 145: 18-19

“The Lord your God … will be with you; he will not fail you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed.” – Deuteronomy 31:6,8

“The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous run into it and are safe.” – Proverbs 18:10

“This you know, my beloved brethren But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger…” – James 1:19

“Though I walk in the midst of trouble, you preserve my life……, with your right hand you save me.” – Psalm 138:7

“When He got into the boat, His disciples followed Him. And behold, there arose a great storm on the sea, so that the boat was being covered with the waves; but Jesus Himself was asleep. And they came to Him and woke Him, saying, “Save us, Lord; we are perishing!” – Matthew 8:23-27

“When I am afraid, I will put my trust in You.” – Psalm 56:3

“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you.” – Isaiah 43:2

“You are my hiding place; you will protect me from trouble and surround me with songs of deliverance.” – Psalm 32:7-8

Here is a great comprehensive listing to some of the best inspirational Bible verses and quotes that will make your day that much brighter and calm as you sit back and enjoy the love shared in God’s message.

Many unforeseen circumstances can arise during one’s lifetime. Suffering from a breakup is one of the hardest events you may go through in life. To remember how much love there is for you in the world, here is a collection to some of the best bible verses for breakups that will help life your spirits up. Keep this scripture close to your heart to remind you of how much God loves you.

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” – Proverbs 3:5-6

“He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.” – Psalms 147:3

“The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.” – Psalms 34:18

“He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.” – Revelation 21:4

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” – John 14:27

“Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” – Isaiah 41:10

“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.” – Matthew 11:28-30

“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” – Deuteronomy 31:6

“I can do all things through Him who gives me strength.” – Philippians 4:13

“The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free.” – Luke 4:18

“My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.” – Psalms 73:26

“Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” – Isaiah 41:10

“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.” – Matthew 11:28-30

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” – John 14:27

“These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.” – John 16:33

“This people draweth nigh unto me with their mouth, and honoureth me with [their] lips; but their heart is far from me.” – Matthew 15:8

“For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.” – Jeremiah 29:11

“Every word of God [is] pure: he [is] a shield unto them that put their trust in him.” – Proverbs 30:5

“Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are [these]; Adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness…” – Galatians 5:19-21

“He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.” – Revelation 21:4

“For we walk by faith, not by sight.” – 2 Corinthians 5:7

One memorable message from the Bible is that of L-O-V-E. To remind you of how much you are loved by God, here are ten bible verses to help you through the healing process.