10 Bible Verses To Read Before An Exam With Prayer

As a fellow student who has faced the pressure and anxiety of exams, I know how important it is to find comfort and strength in something greater than ourselves.

I've discovered that turning to the Bible and connecting with God through prayer is a powerful way to cope with exam stress, gain wisdom, and find peace during these challenging times.

That's why I want to share with you a collection of Bible verses to read before an exam, each accompanied by a short prayer.

See also: Inspiring Bible Verses For College Students

I hope these Bible verses will bring you success in your exam, encouragement, guidance, and reassurance as you embark on your academic journey.

I encourage you to draw closer to God, allowing His wisdom to fill your heart and mind, and trust in His unfailing love as you embark on your exams.

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Bible Verses To Read Before An Exam With Prayer

Bible Verses To Read Before An Exam With Prayer

Proverbs 3:5-6

"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight."

Short Prayer:
Heavenly Father, I place my trust in You as I prepare for this exam. Help me not to rely solely on my own understanding, but to seek Your guidance in all that I do. Lead me on the path to success, and let Your wisdom shine through in my studies. Amen.

Philippians 4:6-7

"Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus."

Short Prayer:
Lord, I give You all my worries and anxieties about this exam. Help me to find peace in Your presence, knowing that You are in control. Thank You for Your love and care, and may my heart and mind be guarded by Your peace. Amen.

James 1:5

"If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you."

Short Prayer:
Gracious God, I humbly ask for Your wisdom as I study for this exam. Fill me with the knowledge and understanding I need to perform well. Thank You for Your generosity and unfailing love. Amen.

Isaiah 40:31

"But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint."

Short Prayer:
God of strength, I put my hope in You as I face this exam. Renew my energy and focus, and help me to soar above any challenges I may face. Grant me the endurance to keep moving forward and achieve my goals. Amen.

Psalm 121:1-2

"I lift up my eyes to the mountains—where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth."

Short Prayer:
Lord, my Helper and Creator, I lift my eyes to You in times of need. As I prepare for this exam, I ask for Your guidance and assistance. Thank You for always being there for me, and for Your unfailing love. Amen.

Joshua 1:9

"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go."

Short Prayer:
Mighty God, give me the courage and strength to face this exam without fear or discouragement. Remind me that You are always with me, supporting and guiding me through every challenge. Thank You for Your steadfast love. Amen.

2 Timothy 1:7

"For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind."

Short Prayer:
Loving Father, I pray that You would cast out any spirit of fear or anxiety as I prepare for this exam. Fill me with Your power, love, and sound mind, so that I may approach my studies with confidence and clarity. Thank You for Your unwavering support. Amen.

Psalm 37:4-5

"Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart. Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him and he will do this."

Short Prayer:
Gracious Lord, I commit my studies and this exam to You. Help me to take delight in Your presence and trust in Your guidance. Fulfil the desires of my heart and bless my efforts, so that I may achieve success in my endeavors. Amen.

Proverbs 16:3

"Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans."

Short Prayer:
Heavenly Father, I commit my studies and this exam to You. Guide me in my preparation and help me to establish a solid foundation for success. Thank You for Your faithfulness and for guiding me every step of the way. Amen.

Matthew 6:33

"But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well."

Short Prayer:
Lord Jesus, help me to prioritize seeking Your kingdom and righteousness above all else. As I prepare for this exam, let my focus be on You and Your will for my life. Thank You for Your promise to provide for all my needs. Amen.

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