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63 Bible Verses about Writing

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Jeremiah 30:2

Thus hath the LORD God of Israel spoken, saying, Write thee all the words that I have spoken unto thee in a book.

Luke 1:3

it seemed good also to me, after having understood all the things from the beginning with great diligence, to write them unto thee in order, most excellent Theophilus,

Deuteronomy 31:24

And it came to pass when Moses had finished writing the words of this law in the book until they were finished,

Joshua 24:26

And Joshua wrote these words in the book of the law of God, and taking a great stone, he set it up there under an oak that was in the sanctuary of the LORD.

2 Kings 23:21

Then the king commanded all the people, saying, Make the passover unto the LORD your God, as it is written in the book of this covenant.

1 Kings 11:41

And the rest of the acts of Solomon and all that he did and his wisdom, are they not written in the book of the acts of Solomon?

2 Kings 12:19

And the rest of the acts of Joash and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Judah?

1 Chronicles 29:29

Now the acts of David, the king, first and last, behold, they are written in the book of Samuel, the seer, and in the book of Nathan, the prophet, and in the book of Gad, the seer,

2 Chronicles 35:25

And Jeremiah lamented for Josiah; and all the singing men and the singing women spoke of Josiah in their lamentations to this day and made them an ordinance in Israel, which are written in the lamentations.

Nehemiah 9:38

And because of all this, we make a sure covenant and write it; and our princes, Levites, and priests seal unto it.

Deuteronomy 24:1

When a man has taken a wife and married her, and it comes to pass that she finds no favour in his eyes because he has found some indecency in her; then let him write her a bill of divorce and give it in her hand and send her out of his house.

Mark 10:4

And they said, Moses suffered to write a bill of divorce and to put her away.

2 Samuel 11:14

And it came to pass in the morning, that David wrote a letter to Joab and sent it by the hand of Uriah.

Romans 16:22

I, Tertius, who wrote this epistle, salute you in the Lord.

Colossians 4:18

The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

1 Kings 21:8-11

So she wrote letters in Ahab's name and sealed them with his seal and sent the letters unto the elders and to the nobles that were in his city dwelling with Naboth. And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast and set Naboth at the head of the people and set two men, sons of Belial, before him, to bear witness against him, saying, Thou didst blaspheme God and the king. And then carry him out and stone him that he may die.read more.
And the men of his city, even the elders and the nobles who were the inhabitants in his city, did as Jezebel had sent unto them and as it was written in the letters which she had sent unto them.

Galatians 6:11

Ye see how large a letter I have written unto you with my own hand.

2 Peter 3:1

Beloved, I now write unto you this second epistle, in which I alert with exhortation your pure understanding,

Exodus 32:15-16

And Moses turned and went down from the mount, and the two tables of the testimony were in his hand; the tables were written on both their sides; on the one side and on the other were they written. And the tables were the work of God, and the writing was the writing of God, graven upon the tables.

Deuteronomy 27:2-3

And it shall be on the day when ye shall pass the Jordan unto the land which the LORD thy God gives thee that thou shalt set thee up great stones and plaster them with plaster; And thou shalt write upon them all the words of this law when thou has passed to enter in unto the land which the LORD thy God gives thee, a land that flows with milk and honey, as the LORD God of thy fathers has said unto thee.

Job 19:24

That they were graven with an iron pen and lead in the rock for ever!

Numbers 17:2-3

Speak unto the sons of Israel and take of each of them a rod according to the houses of their fathers, of all their princes, twelve rods according to the houses of their fathers, and write thou each man's name upon his rod. And thou shalt write Aaron's name upon the rod of Levi, for each head of family of their fathers shall have one rod.

Deuteronomy 6:9

and thou shalt write them upon the posts of thy house and on thy gates.

Zechariah 14:20

In that day there shall be written upon the bells of the horses, HOLINESS UNTO THE LORD; and the pots in the LORD's house shall be like the bowls before the altar.

Daniel 5:5-8

In that same hour some fingers of a man's hand came forth and wrote in front of the candlestick upon the plaster of the wall of the king's palace: and the king saw the palm of the hand that wrote. Then the king became pale, and his thoughts troubled him, and the girdings of his loins were unloosed, and his knees smote one against another. The king cried in a loud voice that they bring in the magicians, the Chaldeans, and the fortune-tellers. The king spoke and said to the wise men of Babylon, Whoever shall read this writing and show me its interpretation, shall be clothed with purple and have a chain of gold about his neck and shall be the third ruler in the kingdom.read more.
Then all the king's wise men came in, but they could not read the writing, nor make known to the king its interpretation.

Habakkuk 2:2

And the LORD answered me and said, Write the vision and make it plain upon tables that he may run that reads it.

Luke 1:63

And he asked for a writing table and wrote, saying, His name is John. And they all marvelled.

Deuteronomy 17:18

And it shall be when he sits upon the throne of his kingdom that he shall cause a copy of this second law to be written in a book in the presence of the priests the Levites;

Revelation 1:11

that said, I AM the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, and What thou seest, write in a book and send it unto the seven congregations which are in Asia: unto Ephesus and unto Smyrna and unto Pergamos and unto Thyatira and unto Sardis and unto Philadelphia and unto Laodicea.

Exodus 17:14

And the LORD said unto Moses, Write this for a memorial in the book and tell Joshua that I must utterly blot out the remembrance of Amalek from under heaven.

Numbers 5:23

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out with the bitter water;

Job 19:23

Oh, that my words were now written! Oh, that they were printed in a book!

Isaiah 8:1

Moreover the LORD said unto me, Take a great roll and write in it with a man's pen concerning Mahershalal-hashbaz.

Jeremiah 36:18

Then Baruch answered them, He pronounced all these words unto me with his mouth, and I wrote them with ink in the book.

Jeremiah 51:60

So Jeremiah wrote in a book all the evil that should come upon Babylon, even all these words that are written against Babylon.

Ezekiel 9:2-3

And, behold, six men came from the way of the higher gate, which lies toward the north, and each man had a slaughter weapon in his hand; and one man among them was clothed with linen with a writer's inkhorn by his side; and they went in and stood beside the brazen altar. And the glory of the God of Israel went up from over the cherubim, upon which he had been, to the threshold of the house. And he called to the man clothed with linen, who had the writer's inkhorn by his side;

Ezekiel 9:11

And, behold, the man clothed with linen, who had the inkhorn by his side, reported the matter, saying, I have done according to all thou hast commanded me.

Exodus 34:1

And the LORD said unto Moses, Hew two tables of stone like unto the first; and I will write upon these tables the words that were in the first tables, which thou didst break.

Psalm 87:6

The LORD shall count when he writes up the peoples that this one was born there. Selah.

Luke 10:20

Notwithstanding, rejoice not in this, that the spirits are subject unto you, but rather rejoice because your names are written in the heavens.

John 8:6

This they said, tempting him, that they might be able to accuse him. But Jesus stooped down and with his finger wrote on the ground.

Jeremiah 31:33

But this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, said the LORD, I will give my law in their souls and write it in their hearts and will be their God, and they shall be my people.

Hebrews 8:10

For this is the testament that I will ordain to the house of Israel after those days, saith the Lord: I will give my laws into their soul and write them upon their hearts, and I will be to them a God, and they shall be to me a people:

Hebrews 10:16

This is the testament that I will make with them after those days, saith the Lord, I will give my laws in their hearts, and in their souls will I write them;

Romans 2:15

which show the work of the law written in their hearts, their conscience also bearing witness, accusing and also excusing their reasonings one with another)

Proverbs 7:3

Bind them upon thy fingers; write them upon the tablet of thine heart.

Jeremiah 17:1

The sin of Judah is written with a pen of iron and with the point of a diamond; it is graven upon the table of their heart and upon the horns of your altars

2 Corinthians 3:2

Ye are our epistle written in our hearts, known and read of all men:

Deuteronomy 31:19

Now therefore write ye this song for you and teach it to the sons of Israel; put it in their mouths that this song may be a witness for me against the sons of Israel.

Joshua 18:4

Indicate from among you three men for each tribe that I may send them and let them arise and walk through the land and draw it according to its inheritances; and they shall return unto me.

2 Chronicles 35:4

and prepare yourselves by the houses of your fathers, after your courses, according to the writing of David, king of Israel, and according to the writing of Solomon, his son.

Psalm 102:18

This shall be written for the generation to come, and the people who shall be created shall praise JAH.

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Isaiah 44:5

One shall say, I am the LORD's; and another shall call himself by the name of Jacob; and another shall subscribe with his hand unto the LORD and surname himself by the name of Israel.

Galatians 6:11

Ye see how large a letter I have written unto you with my own hand.

Writing » On the heart

Hebrews 8:10

For this is the testament that I will ordain to the house of Israel after those days, saith the Lord: I will give my laws into their soul and write them upon their hearts, and I will be to them a God, and they shall be to me a people:

Jeremiah 31:33

But this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, said the LORD, I will give my law in their souls and write it in their hearts and will be their God, and they shall be my people.

Proverbs 7:3

Bind them upon thy fingers; write them upon the tablet of thine heart.

Topics on Writing

God Writing With His Finger

Deuteronomy 9:10

and the LORD delivered unto me two tables of stone written with the finger of God, and on them was written according to all the words which the LORD spoke with you in the mount out of the midst of the fire in the day of the assembly.

Not Writing

2 John 1:12

Having many things to write unto you, I would not write with paper and ink, but I trust to come unto you and speak face to face, that our joy may be full.

Writing Letters

2 Corinthians 3:2-3

Ye are our epistle written in our hearts, known and read of all men:

Writing On Objects

Deuteronomy 6:9

and thou shalt write them upon the posts of thy house and on thy gates.

Writing On People

Jeremiah 31:33

But this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, said the LORD, I will give my law in their souls and write it in their hearts and will be their God, and they shall be my people.