The Most Quotable Bible Verses

What are the most quoted passages of the Bible? What are the most popular Bible verses? This list ranks the most quoted Bible verses from both the Old Testament and New Testament. There are many Bible passages that are memorable for a variety of reasons, and the passages on this list are among the most quotable, with which all Christians are likely familiar. These are the most read and most quoted Bible verses, ranked by spiritual readers and devoted Christians.

What is your most favorite Bible verse? There are many famous Bible verses that have been immortalized in history. Though the Bible is a religious text, it is also one of the most read and bought books in the world and has often been quoted in other forms of literature and media, including television, music, and movies. What is the most important Bible verse? There are many important Bible passages that are frequently quoted, including many verses in the Book of Genesis, which describes God's creation of the world.

This is a list of the most quoted Bible verses, from creation to revelation, faith and perseverance, to love and forgiveness. These Bible verses can help encourage, inspire, and and offer spiritual guidance to Christians in times of need. 
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  • John 3:16

    John 3:16

    For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
  • John 14:6

    John 14:6

    Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
  • Philippians 4:13

    Philippians 4:13

    I can do everything through him who gives me strength.
  • Ephesians 2:8

    Ephesians 2:8

    For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God.
  • Galatians 5:22

    Galatians 5:22

    But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness.
  • Genesis 1:1

    Genesis 1:1

    In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.
  • Proverbs 3:5

    Proverbs 3:5

    Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding.
  • Romans 3:23

    Romans 3:23

    For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.
  • Jeremiah 29:11

    Jeremiah 29:11

    For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.
  • Proverbs 3:6

    Proverbs 3:6

    in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
  • Philippians 4:6

    Philippians 4:6

    Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.
  • Matthew 28:19

    Matthew 28:19

    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.
  • 1 John 1:9

    1 John 1:9

    If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
  • Galatians 2:20

    Galatians 2:20

    I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.
  • Romans 12:2

    Romans 12:2

    Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.
  • Romans 1:16

    Romans 1:16

     For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes.
  • Romans 8:28

    Romans 8:28

    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.
  • Philippians 4:8

    Philippians 4:8

    Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.
  • John 10:10

    John 10:10

    The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.
  • Acts 18:10

    Acts 18:10

    For I am with you, and no one is going to attack and harm you, because I have many people in this city.
  • Romans 12:1

    Romans 12:1

    Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God—this is your spiritual act of worship.