Bible Verses for Teachers

Compiled by The BibleStudyTools Staff on 07/23/2021
Bible Verses for Teachers

Bible Verses for Teachers

Teachers are some of the most selfless, giving, caring individuals in our world. Their goals and ambitions are in seeing their students succeed in life and many of us have our teachers to thank for where we are! Yet, teachers often face discouragement and feelings of defeat. Speak words of encouragement and thankfulness to the teachers you know and it will make a difference in their day. Write these on a post-it, send an email, or write a kind note today with Bible verses for teachers to brighten their day and show them the fruit of their hard work and dedication to their students!

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Browse Bible verses about teachers and scriptures to inspire teachers in this collection of scripture passages:

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6 Nevertheless, the one who receives instruction in the word should share all good things with their instructor.
25 A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.
99 I have more insight than all my teachers, for I meditate on your statutes.
27 As for you, the anointing you received from him remains in you, and you do not need anyone to teach you. But as his anointing teaches you about all things and as that anointing is real, not counterfeit—just as it has taught you, remain in him.
28 And God has placed in the church first of all apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healing, of helping, of guidance, and of different kinds of tongues.
I Love my Kids!
6 Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.
40 The student is not above the teacher, but everyone who is fully trained will be like their teacher.
20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”
16 All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,
8 I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.
20 Teach them his decrees and instructions, and show them the way they are to live and how they are to behave.
5 He decreed statutes for Jacob and established the law in Israel, which he commanded our ancestors to teach their children,
12 If your sons keep my covenant and the statutes I teach them, then their sons will sit on your throne for ever and ever.”
9 Instruct the wise and they will be wiser still; teach the righteous and they will add to their learning.
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4 For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope.
Colossians 3:16
16 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.
6 We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If your gift is prophesying, then prophesy in accordance with your faith;
7 if it is serving, then serve; if it is teaching, then teach;
1 Therefore let us move beyond the elementary teachings about Christ and be taken forward to maturity, not laying again the foundation of repentance from acts that lead to death, and of faith in God,
2 instruction about cleansing rites, the laying on of hands, the resurrection of the dead, and eternal judgment.
7 In everything set them an example by doing what is good. In your teaching show integrity, seriousness
8 and soundness of speech that cannot be condemned, so that those who oppose you may be ashamed because they have nothing bad to say about us.
7 They want to be teachers of the law, but they do not know what they are talking about or what they so confidently affirm.
8 We know that the law is good if one uses it properly.
9 We also know that the law is made not for the righteous but for lawbreakers and rebels, the ungodly and sinful, the unholy and irreligious, for those who kill their fathers or mothers, for murderers,
Ephesians 4:16
11 So Christ himself gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers,
12 to equip his people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up
13 until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of the Son of God and become mature, attaining to the whole measure of the fullness of Christ.
14 Then we will no longer be infants, tossed back and forth by the waves, and blown here and there by every wind of teaching and by the cunning and craftiness of people in their deceitful scheming.
15 Instead, speaking the truth in love, we will grow to become in every respect the mature body of him who is the head, that is, Christ.
16 From him the whole body, joined and held together by every supporting ligament, grows and builds itself up in love, as each part does its work.
8 And what other nation is so great as to have such righteous decrees and laws as this body of laws I am setting before you today?
9 Only be careful, and watch yourselves closely so that you do not forget the things your eyes have seen or let them fade from your heart as long as you live. Teach them to your children and to their children after them.
10 Remember the day you stood before the LORD your God at Horeb, when he said to me, “Assemble the people before me to hear my words so that they may learn to revere me as long as they live in the land and may teach them to their children.”
11 You came near and stood at the foot of the mountain while it blazed with fire to the very heavens, with black clouds and deep darkness.
12 Then the LORD spoke to you out of the fire. You heard the sound of words but saw no form; there was only a voice.
13 He declared to you his covenant, the Ten Commandments, which he commanded you to follow and then wrote them on two stone tablets.
14 And the LORD directed me at that time to teach you the decrees and laws you are to follow in the land that you are crossing the Jordan to possess.