Here are the 35 best Bible scriptures on meditation.
This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success.
Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer.
But his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his law he meditates day and night.
I will meditate on your precepts and fix my eyes on your ways.
May my meditation be pleasing to him, for I rejoice in the Lord.
1 Timothy 4:15
Practice these things, immerse yourself in them, so that all may see your progress.
2 Corinthians 5:17
Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.
And Isaac went out to meditate in the field toward evening. And he lifted up his eyes and saw, and behold, there were camels coming.
You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.
Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”
“But when you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you.”
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.
I have stored up your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.
My eyes are awake before the watches of the night, that I may meditate on your promise.
Even though princes sit plotting against me, your servant will meditate on your statutes.
I will lift up my hands toward your commandments, which I love, and I will meditate on your statutes.
I remember your name in the night, O Lord, and keep your law.
When I think on my ways, I turn my feet to your testimonies.
Let the insolent be put to shame, because they have wronged me with falsehood; as for me, I will meditate on your precepts.
Oh how I love your law! It is my meditation all the day.
I have more understanding than all my teachers, for your testimonies are my meditation.
How precious to me are your thoughts, O God! How vast is the sum of them!
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all that you have done; I ponder the work of your hands.
On the glorious splendor of your majesty, and on your wondrous works, I will meditate.
My heart became hot within me. As I mused, the fire burned; then I spoke with my tongue.
Be angry, and do not sin; ponder in your own hearts on your beds, and be silent. Selah.
“Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!”
My mouth shall speak wisdom; the meditation of my heart shall be understanding.
When I remember you upon my bed, and meditate on you in the watches of the night.
I will remember the deeds of the Lord; yes, I will remember your wonders of old.
I will ponder all your work, and meditate on your mighty deeds.
So faith comes from hearing, and hearing through the word of Christ.
Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.
But God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
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Natalie Regoli is a child of God, devoted wife, and mother of two boys. She has a Masters Degree in Law from The University of Texas. Natalie has been published in several national journals and has been practicing law for 18 years. If you would like to reach out to contact Natalie, then go here to send her a message.