The Best Songs About Bible Verses

From traditional hymns to contemporary Christian worship music, we're ranking the best songs about Bible verses ever written. This curated playlist contains a wide range of songs rooted in scripture, with lyrical verses stemming from both the Old Testament and New Testament. Some of the most popular church music was composed during the nineteenth century, while other highly-streamed worship anthems were released in the last few years. Multi-talented singers-songwriters Chris Tomlin, Lauren Daigle, Matt Maher, and Kari Jobe represent just a handful of Christian artists who fearlessly preach the Gospel throughout their records. Several of the best songs inspired by Bible verses include “Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God Almighty," “Whom Shall I Fear [God of Angel Armies],” “Mighty to Save,” “I Can Only Imagine,” “Great is Thy Faithfulness,” and of course “How Great is Our God.” 

Vote below for the best songs about Bible verses, and feel free to check out our compilation of the top Christian artists here.


  • How Great Is Our God
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    How Great Is Our God

    Bible Verse Referenced:

    (2 Chronicles 2:5 KJV) And the house which I build is great: for great is our God above all gods.

    • Artist: Chris Tomlin
    • Composer: Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves, Ed Cash
  • Mighty to Save
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    Mighty to Save

    Bibe Verse Referenced:

    (Isaiah 63:1 ESV) Who is this who comes from Edom, in crimsoned garments from Bozrah, he who is splendid in his apparel, marching in the greatness of his strength? It is I, speaking in righteousness, mighty to save.

    • Artist: Hillsong Worship
    • Composer: Ben Fielding, Reuben Morgan
  • How Great Thou Art
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    How Great Thou Art

    Bible Verses Referenced:

    (Psalm 145:1-3 NIV) I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever. Every day I will praise you and extol your name for ever and ever. Great is the Lord and most worthy of praise; his greatness no one can fathom.

    • Artist: Public Domain
    • Composer: Carl Boberg
  • Whom Shall I Fear [God of Angel Armies]
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    Whom Shall I Fear [God of Angel Armies]

    Bible Verse Referenced:

    (Psalms 27:1 KJV) The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?

    • Artist: Chris Tomlin
    • Composer: Ed Cash, Scott Cash, Chris Tomlin
  • Cleanse Me
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    9 VOTES

    Cleanse Me

    Bible Verse Referenced:

    (Psalms 139:23-24 KJV) Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts: And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.

    • Artist: J. Edwin Orr
    • Composer: J. Edwin Orr
  • Great is Thy Faithfulness
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    Great is Thy Faithfulness

    Bible Verse Referenced:

    (Lamentations 3:20-23 KJV) This I recall to my mind, therefore have I hope. It is of the LORD's mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not. They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness.

    • Artist: Public Domain
    • Composer: Thomas Obediah Chisholm