Why hear, read, study, memorize, meditate, do, or teach the word of God?

 

The benefits of hearing, reading, studying, memorizing, meditating, doing, or teaching the word of God are one and the same. They may vary in degree and in the person who is benefiting but they are all the same. The more of this you do, the greater the benefit that you get.

“Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path” –Psalms 119:105

“I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.” –Psalms 119:11

Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” –John 8:31-32

Study this Book of Instruction continually. Meditate on it day and night so you will be sure to obey everything written in it. Only then will you prosper and succeed in all you do –Joshua 1: 8, NLT

A fool despises his father’s instruction, But he who receives correction is prudent” –Prov. 15:5 NKJV

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Other reasons why we should study the Bible, Memorize the Bible, or Meditate on the Bible.

Conformity to Christ
Daily Triumph over sin
Daily Triumph over Satan
Comfort and counsel for people we love.
Share the gospel
Fellowship with God to enjoy him.