Suggested Verses for Children to Memorize and Internalize

This list is given by John Broadus, a Bible scholar and seminary professor in the 1800’s:

Passages for Learning by Heart

It is an excellent thing for the young to commit to memory many portions of Scripture. The following passages are recommended as suitable, and it is hoped that many will learn some of them, and add other selections as thought best.

The Ten Commandments, Exodus 20:1-17.
Psalms 1, 16, 19, 23, 24, 27, 32, 34, 51, 84, 90, 92, 95, 100, 103, 115, 116, 130, 139, 145.
Proverbs 3:1-20; 6:6-11; chapter 10; chapter 11, chapter 20;
Ecclesiastes, chapter 12.
Isaiah, chapter 40; chapter 53; chapter 55.
Matthew 5:3-16; chapter 6; chapter 7; chapter 25; 28: 18-20.
Mark 14:22-25; 32:2.
Luke 15:11-32; 16: 19-31; 18:1-14; 24: 13-3 5.
John 1:1-18; 14:1-15; 20: 1-2 3.
Acts 17:22-31; 20:17-3 8.
Romans 5:1-11; 8:28-39; chapter 12.
1 Corinthians, chapter 13; chapter 15;
2 Corinthians, chapter 5.
Ephesians 3:14-21; 6:10-20; Colossians 3:1-11; 4:2-6.
I Thess. 4:13-18; Titus 2:11-14.
Hebrews 4:14-16, 11:1 to 12:3.
1 John 1:5 to 2:6; 3:13-24; chapter 4.
Revelation 1:9-20; 7:9-17; 20:11-15; chapter 21; chapter 22.

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