“Should he argue with useless talk,
Or with words which are not profitable?
“But you smear with lies;
You are all worthless physicians.
“I have heard many such things;
Sorry comforters are you all.
“Your words have been arrogant against Me,” says the Lord. “Yet you say, ‘What have we spoken against You?’
But I tell you that every careless word that people speak, they shall give an accounting for it in the day of judgment.
Let your speech always be with grace, as though seasoned with salt, so that you will know how you should respond to each person.
he is conceited and understands nothing; but he has a morbid interest in controversial questions and disputes about words, out of which arise envy, strife, abusive language, evil suspicions,