13 Bible Verses about

Do Not Tell

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Proverbs 12:23

A prudent man conceals knowledge, But the heart of fools proclaims folly.

Proverbs 11:13

He who goes about as a talebearer reveals secrets, But he who is trustworthy conceals a matter.

Ecclesiastes 10:20

Furthermore, in your bedchamber do not curse a king, and in your sleeping rooms do not curse a rich man, for a bird of the heavens will carry the sound and the winged creature will make the matter known.

Joshua 2:14

So the men said to her, "Our life for yours if you do not tell this business of ours; and it shall come about when the LORD gives us the land that we will deal kindly and faithfully with you."

Ruth 3:14

So she lay at his feet until morning and rose before one could recognize another; and he said, "Let it not be known that the woman came to the threshing floor."

1 Samuel 27:11

David did not leave a man or a woman alive to bring to Gath, saying, "Otherwise they will tell about us, saying, 'So has David done and so has been his practice all the time he has lived in the country of the Philistines.'"

2 Samuel 1:20

"Tell it not in Gath, Proclaim it not in the streets of Ashkelon, Or the daughters of the Philistines will rejoice, The daughters of the uncircumcised will exult.

Micah 1:10

Tell it not in Gath, Weep not at all. At Beth-le-aphrah roll yourself in the dust.

2 Kings 9:15

but King Joram had returned to Jezreel to be healed of the wounds which the Arameans had inflicted on him when he fought with Hazael king of Aram. So Jehu said, "If this is your mind, then let no one escape or leave the city to go tell it in Jezreel."

1 Samuel 21:2

David said to Ahimelech the priest, "The king has commissioned me with a matter and has said to me, 'Let no one know anything about the matter on which I am sending you and with which I have commissioned you; and I have directed the young men to a certain place.'

Jeremiah 38:24

Then Zedekiah said to Jeremiah, "Let no man know about these words and you will not die.

Acts 23:22

So the commander let the young man go, instructing him, "Tell no one that you have notified me of these things."

Proverbs 25:9

Argue your case with your neighbor, And do not reveal the secret of another,

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