Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Out of the same mouth proceedeth blessing and cursing. My brethren, these things ought not so to be.

Bible References

Of

Romans 12:14
Bless those who persecute you; bless, and curse not.
1 Peter 3:9
not returning evil for evil, or reviling for reviling; but, on the contrary, blessing; because to this end ye were called, that ye might inherit a blessing.

These

1 Corinthians 3:3
for ye are yet carnal; for whereas there is among you jealousy and strife, are ye not carnal, and do ye not walk as men?
1 Timothy 5:13
And, at the same time, they learn to be idle, going around from house to house, and not only idle, but tattlers also and busy-bodies, speaking things which they ought not.

General references

Matthew 15:18
But the things that proceed out of the mouth come forth out of the heart; and these defile the man.
Romans 3:14
whose mouth is full of cursing and bitterness;
Romans 12:14
Bless those who persecute you; bless, and curse not.