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How to Remember Verses For the Rest of Your Life

When you first learn verses by heart, it feels like you’ll never forget them. But if you don’t renew these verses every so often, they’ll slowly fade away. Here’s how to remember these verses for the rest of your life.

How to Pray the Bible Like the Ancient Christians With 'Lectio Divina'

So what do you do with all these Bible verses you learn by heart? Unless your interest is purely academic, you probably want to get closer to God. Here’s an ancient, yet gentle, approach to praying through the Scriptures: lectio divina.

A Beautiful, Old, Oral Translation

In Books by Heart, we learn a quirky old Bible translation. It can get a bit arcane. But it also offers some surprising hidden features.

Think, Don't Memorize

Stop “memorizing”! Instead, think. Thinking is much more fun, and it actually works.

Renewing Your Memories Is Its Own Reward

Don’t rush through saying your verses. Renewing your verses is its own reward, because when you renew, you think.

Different Ways to Recite Bible Verses

When you’re learning Bible verses by heart, how you say them makes a big difference. But there’s no one “best” way. Different kinds of recitation strengthen different kinds of memories.