Listed below are verses often associated with 'protecting the mind'. The list below grows as more people suggest what verses might be a good verse for a certain topic. You may also use the general word search above. Reminder: Some of the Books of The Old Testament have yet to be translated under Open Copyright so some verses are unavailable until translated.
Psalms 18:2 [OEB] The Lord is my rock, my fortress, deliverer, my God, my rock, where I take refuge, my shield, my defender, my tower.
Matthew 5:28 [OEB] But I say to you that anyone who looks at a woman and desires her has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
Luke 10:27 [OEB] His reply was – “You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as you love yourself.”
Romans 7:25 [OEB] Thank God, there is deliverance through Jesus Christ, our Lord! Well then, for myself, with my reason I serve the Law of God, but with my earthly nature the Law of sin.
Romans 12:2 [OEB] Do not conform to the fashion of this world; but be transformed by the complete change that has come over your minds, so that you may discern what God’s will is – all that is good, acceptable, and perfect.
Romans 12:2 [WEB] Don't be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what is the good, well-pleasing, and perfect will of God.
2 Corinthians 10:5 [OEB] We are engaged in confuting arguments and pulling down every barrier raised against the knowledge of God. We are taking captive every hostile thought, to bring it into submission to the Christ,
Ephesians 6:12 [OEB] For ours is no struggle against enemies of flesh and blood, but against all the various powers of evil that hold sway in the darkness around us, against the spirits of wickedness on high.
Ephesians 6:13 [OEB] Therefore take up the full armor of God, so that when the evil day comes, you may be able to withstand the attack, and, having fought to the end, still to stand your ground.
Philippians 4:7 [OEB] Then the peace of God, which is beyond all human understanding, will stand guard over your hearts and thoughts, through your union with Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4:8 [OEB] In conclusion, friends, whenever you find things that are true or honorable, righteous or pure, lovable or praiseworthy, or if virtue and honor have any meaning, let them fill your thoughts.
Colossians 3:2 [OEB] Fix your thoughts on the things that are above, not on those that are on earth.
2 Timothy 1:7 [WEB] For God didn't give us a spirit of fear, but of power, love, and self-control.
James 1:8 [OEB] vacillating as they are, irresolute at every turn.
1 Peter 1:13 [OEB] The Christian’s Character Therefore concentrate your minds, with the strictest self-control, and fix your hopes on the blessing that is coming for you at the appearing of Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 4:7 [OEB] But the end of all things is near. Therefore exercise self-restraint and be calm, so that you may be able to pray.
1 Peter 4:7 [WEB] But the end of all things is near. Therefore be of sound mind, self-controlled, and sober in prayer.
1 Peter 5:8 [WEB] Be sober and self-controlled. Be watchful. Your adversary, the devil, walks around like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.