23 Bible Verses about

Beware Of Your Speech

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James 3:5

So also the tongue is a small part of the body, and yet it boasts of great things See how great a forest is set aflame by such a small fire!

James 3:6

And the tongue is a fire, the very world of iniquity; the tongue is set among our members as that which defiles the entire body, and sets on fire the course of our life, and is set on fire by hell.

James 3:8

But no one can tame the tongue; it is a restless evil and full of deadly poison.

Mark 12:13

Then they sent some of the Pharisees and Herodians to Him in order to trap Him in a statement.

Matthew 22:15

Then the Pharisees went and plotted together how they might trap Him in what He said.

Luke 11:54

plotting against Him to catch Him in something He might say.

Luke 20:26

And they were unable to catch Him in a saying in the presence of the people; and being amazed at His answer, they became silent.

Matthew 10:19

"But when they hand you over, do not worry about how or what you are to say; for it will be given you in that hour what you are to say.

Matthew 12:34

"You brood of vipers, how can you, being evil, speak what is good? For the mouth speaks out of that which fills the heart.

Matthew 15:18

"But the things that proceed out of the mouth come from the heart, and those defile the man.

Luke 9:33

And as these were leaving Him, Peter said to Jesus, "Master, it is good for us to be here; let us make three tabernacles: one for You, and one for Moses, and one for Elijah"--not realizing what he was saying.

Luke 12:3

"Accordingly, whatever you have said in the dark will be heard in the light, and what you have whispered in the inner rooms will be proclaimed upon the housetops.

Luke 20:20

So they watched Him, and sent spies who pretended to be righteous, in order that they might catch Him in some statement, so that they could deliver Him to the rule and the authority of the governor.

Proverbs 18:7

A fool's mouth is his ruin, And his lips are the snare of his soul.

Proverbs 6:2

If you have been snared with the words of your mouth, Have been caught with the words of your mouth,

Matthew 12:37

"For by your words you will be justified, and by your words you will be condemned."

Luke 19:22

"He said to him, 'By your own words I will judge you, you worthless slave. Did you know that I am an exacting man, taking up what I did not lay down and reaping what I did not sow?

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