Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Therewith bless we God, even the Father; and therewith curse we men, which are made after the similitude of God.
So my heart rejoices and I am happy; My life is safe.
So now my heart will sing to you and not be silent; O Lord my God, I will always give thanks to you.
Then I will tell others about your justice, and praise you all day long.
Rescue me from the guilt of murder, O God, the God who delivers me! Then my tongue will shout for joy because of your deliverance.
Awake, my soul! Awake, O stringed instrument and harp! I will wake up at dawn!
They spend all their time planning how to bring him down. They love to use deceit; they pronounce blessings with their mouths, but inwardly they utter curses. (Selah)
All day long my tongue will also tell about your justice, for those who want to harm me will be embarrassed and ashamed.
A song, a psalm of David. I am determined, O God! I will sing and praise you with my whole heart.
Therefore my heart was glad and my tongue rejoiced; my body also will live in hope,
1 Chronicles 29:10
David praised the Lord before the entire assembly: "O Lord God of our father Israel, you deserve praise forevermore!
Written by David, when he pretended to be insane before Abimelech, causing the king to send him away. I will praise the Lord at all times; my mouth will continually praise him.
For this reason I will praise you while I live; in your name I will lift up my hands.
A psalm of praise, by David. I will extol you, my God, O king! I will praise your name continually!
The sovereign master says, "These people say they are loyal to me; they say wonderful things about me, but they are not really loyal to me. Their worship consists of nothing but man-made ritual.
Blessed is the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly realms in Christ.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! By his great mercy he gave us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
They went out to the field, harvested their grapes, squeezed out the juice, and celebrated. They came to the temple of their god and ate, drank, and cursed Abimelech.
2 Samuel 16:5
Then King David reached Bahurim. There a man from Saul's extended family named Shimei son of Gera came out, yelling curses as he approached.
2 Samuel 19:21
Abishai son of Zeruiah replied, "For this should not Shimei be put to death? After all, he cursed the Lord's anointed!"
His mouth is full of curses and deceptive, harmful words; his tongue injures and destroys.
They speak sinful words. So let them be trapped by their own pride and by the curses and lies they speak!
He loved to curse others, so those curses have come upon him. He had no desire to bless anyone, so he has experienced no blessings.
For you know in your own heart that you also have cursed others many times.
But I say to you, love your enemy and pray for those who persecute you,
At that he began to curse, and he swore with an oath, "I do not know the man!" At that moment a rooster crowed.
"Their mouths are full of cursing and bitterness."
Then God said, "Let us make humankind in our image, after our likeness, so they may rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air, over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over all the creatures that move on the earth."
This is the record of the family line of Adam. When God created humankind, he made them in the likeness of God.
"Whoever sheds human blood, by other humans must his blood be shed; for in God's image God has made humankind."
1 Corinthians 11:7
For a man should not have his head covered, since he is the image and glory of God. But the woman is the glory of the man.
But the things that come out of the mouth come from the heart, and these things defile a person.