30 Bible Verses about Wisdom

Bible Verses About Wisdom – English Standard Version (ESV).

Job 12:13

With God are wisdom and might; he has counsel and understanding (Job 12:13).

Job 28:28

Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom, and to turn away from evil is understanding (Job 28:28).

Psalm 104:24

O Lord, how manifold are your works! In wisdom have you made them all; the earth is full of your creatures (Ps 104:24).

Psalm 111:10

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; all those who practice it have a good understanding. His praise endures forever! (Ps 111:10).

Proverbs 1:7

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction (Pr 1:7).

Proverbs 2:6

For the Lord gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding (Pr 2:6).

Proverbs 3:13

Blessed is the one who finds wisdom, and the one who gets understanding (Pr 3:13).

Proverbs 3:19

The Lord by wisdom founded the earth; by understanding he established the heavens (Pr 3:19).

Proverbs 4:5

Get wisdom; get insight; do not forget, and do not turn away from the words of my mouth (Pr 4:5).

Proverbs 4:7

The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom, and whatever you get, get insight (Pr 4:7).

Proverbs 8:11

For wisdom is better than jewels, and all that you may desire cannot compare with her (Pr 8:11).

Proverbs 9:10

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is insight (Pr 9:10).

Proverbs 11:2

When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom (Pr 11:2).

Ecclesiastes 2:13

Then I saw that there is more gain in wisdom than in folly, as there is more gain in light than in darkness (Ecc 2:13).

Ecclesiastes 7:19

Wisdom gives strength to the wise man more than ten rulers who are in a city (Ec 7:19).

Isaiah 11:2

And the Spirit of the Lord shall rest upon him, the Spirit of wisdom and understanding, the Spirit of counsel and might, the Spirit of knowledge and the fear of the Lord (Is 11:2).

Daniel 2:20

Blessed be the name of God forever and ever, to whom belong wisdom and might (Da 2:20).

Daniel 2:21

He changes times and seasons; he removes kings and sets up kings; he gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those who have understanding (Da 2:21).

Matthew 13:54

and coming to his hometown he taught them in their synagogue, so that they were astonished, and said: Where did this man get this wisdom and these mighty works? (Mt 13:54).

Luke 2:40

And the child grew and became strong, filled with wisdom. And the favor of God was upon him (Lk 2:40).

Luke 21:15

For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which none of your adversaries will be able to withstand or contradict (Lk 21:15).

Romans 11:33

Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how inscrutable his ways! (Romans 11:33).

Romans 16:27

To the only wise God be glory forevermore through Jesus Christ! Amen (Ro 16:27).

1 Corinthians 1:24

But to those who are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God (1 Co 1:24).

1 Corinthians 1:25

For the foolishness of God is wiser than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men (1 Co 1:25).

1 Corinthians 2:6-7

Yet among the mature we do impart wisdom, although it is not a wisdom of this age or of the rulers of this age, who are doomed to pass away. But we impart a secret and hidden wisdom of God, which God decreed before the ages for our glory (1 Co 2:6-7).

1 Corinthians 12:8

For to one is given through the Spirit the utterance of wisdom, and to another the utterance of knowledge according to the same Spirit (1 Co 12:8).

Colossians 2:3

In whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge (Col 2:3).

James 1:5

If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him (Jas 1:5).

James 3:17

But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere (Jas 3:17).

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