Asking questions is a fundamental part of human nature. We seek knowledge, understanding, and guidance through the process of questioning. The Bible recognizes the importance of asking questions and provides us with answers and guidance through its verses. In this article, we will explore various Bible verses about asking questions and how they can provide us with wisdom and insight.
See these Bible Verses About Asking Questions
Below is a compilation of at least 40 Bible verses about asking questions:Matthew 7:7 – “Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.”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.”Proverbs 2:3-5 – “Yes, if you cry out for discernment, and lift up your voice for understanding, if you seek her as silver, and search for her as for hidden treasures; then you will understand the fear of the Lord, and find the knowledge of God.”1 Kings 3:9 – “Give your servant, therefore, an understanding mind to govern your people, that I may discern between good and evil, for who is able to govern this your great people?”Luke 11:9 – “And I tell you, ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.”John 16:23 – “In that day you will ask nothing of me. Truly, truly, I say to you, whatever you ask of the Father in my name, he will give it to you.”Proverbs 3:5-6 – “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.”Matthew 21:22 – “And whatever you ask in prayer, you will receive, if you have faith.”James 4:2 – “You desire and do not have, so you murder. You covet and cannot obtain, so you fight and quarrel. You do not have, because you do not ask.”Psalm 34:4 – “I sought the Lord, and he answered me and delivered me from all my fears.”Proverbs 8:17 – “I love those who love me, and those who seek me diligently find me.”Jeremiah 29:12-13 – “Then you will call upon me and come and pray to me, and I will hear you. You will seek me and find me, when you seek me with all your heart.”Hebrews 4:16 – “Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.”Isaiah 55:6 – “Seek the Lord while he may be found; call upon him while he is near.”1 Chronicles 16:11 – “Seek the Lord and his strength; seek his presence continually!”John 14:14 – “If you ask me anything in my name, I will do it.”Psalm 37:4 – “Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.”Matthew 7:8 – “For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks it will be opened.”Proverbs 15:14 – “The heart of him who has understanding seeks knowledge, but the mouths of fools feed on folly.”Psalm 119:2 – “Blessed are those who keep his testimonies, who seek him with their whole heart.”Matthew 6:33 – “But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.”Jeremiah 33:3 – “Call to me and I will answer you, and will tell you great and hidden things that you have not known.”Proverbs 28:5 – “Evil men do not understand justice, but those who seek the Lord understand it completely.”Mark 11:24 – “Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.”Psalm 27:8 – “You have said, ‘Seek my face.’ My heart says to you, ‘Your face, Lord, do I seek.’Matthew 6:8 – “Do not be like them, for your Father knows what you need before you ask him.”Psalm 119:10 – “With my whole heart I seek you; let me not wander from your commandments!”Matthew 6:7 – “And when you pray, do not heap up empty phrases as the Gentiles do, for they think that they will be heard for their many words.”Psalm 105:4 – “Seek the Lord and his strength; seek his presence continually!”Proverbs 2:1-5 – “My son, if you receive my words and treasure up my commandments with you, making your ear attentive to wisdom and inclining your heart to understanding; yes, if you call out for insight and raise your voice for understanding, if you seek it like silver and search for it as for hidden treasures, then you will understand the fear of the Lord and find the knowledge of God.”Matthew 21:21 – “And Jesus answered them, ‘Truly, I say to you, if you have faith and do not doubt, you will not only do what has been done to the fig tree, but even if you say to this mountain, ‘Be taken up and thrown into the sea,’ it will happen.”Psalm 119:45 – “And I shall walk in a wide place, for I have sought your precepts.”Jeremiah 29:13 – “You will seek me and find me, when you seek me with all your heart.”Matthew 7:9-11 – “Or which one of you, if his son asks him for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a serpent? If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father who is in heaven give good things to those who ask him!”Isaiah 45:19 – “I did not speak in secret, in a land of darkness; I did not say to the offspring of Jacob, ‘Seek me in vain.’ I the Lord speak the truth; I declare what is right.”Psalm 119:155 – “Salvation is far from the wicked, for they do not seek your statutes.”James 1:6 – “But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind.”Psalm 119:12 – “Blessed are you, O Lord; teach me your statutes!”Romans 10:17 – “So faith comes from hearing, and hearing through the word of Christ.”Psalm 119:19 – “I am a sojourner on the earth; hide not your commandments from me!”Proverbs 3:13 – “Blessed is the one who finds wisdom, and the one who gets understanding.”Psalm 119:35 – “Lead me in the path of your commandments, for I delight in it.”Proverbs 8:17 – “I love those who love me, and those who seek me diligently find me.”Psalm 119:94 – “I am yours; save me, for I have sought your precepts.”Proverbs 8:35 – “For whoever finds me finds life and obtains favor from the Lord.”Psalm 119:18 – “Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law.”Matthew 6:31-33 – “Therefore do not be anxious, saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’ For the Gentiles seek after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them all. But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.”
As we can see from these Bible verses, asking questions is not only encouraged but also rewarded. By seeking God’s wisdom and guidance through asking questions, we can find answers, understanding, and ultimately align our lives with His will. May these verses inspire you to ask questions and seek God’s wisdom in every aspect of your life.