Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For thy mouth uttereth thine iniquity, and thou choosest the tongue of the crafty.

General references

Bible References


Job 9:22
It is all one; therefore I say, He destroyeth the perfect and the wicked.
Job 12:6
The tents of robbers prosper, And they that provoke God are secure; Into whose hand God bringeth abundantly .
Mark 7:21
For from within, out of the heart of men, evil thoughts proceed, fornications, thefts, murders, adulteries,
Luke 6:45
The good man out of the good treasure of his heart bringeth forth that which is good; and the evil man out of the evil treasure bringeth forth that which is evil: for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaketh.
James 1:26
If any man thinketh himself to be religious, while he bridleth not his tongue but deceiveth his heart, this man's religion is vain.

Thou choosest

Psalm 50:19
Thou givest thy mouth to evil, And thy tongue frameth deceit.
Psalm 52:2
Thy tongue deviseth very wickedness, Like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
Psalm 64:3
Who have whet their tongue like a sword, And have aimed their arrows, even bitter words,
Psalm 120:2
Deliver my soul, O Jehovah, from lying lips, And from a deceitful tongue.
Jeremiah 9:3
And they bend their tongue, as it were their bow, for falsehood; and they are grown strong in the land, but not for truth: for they proceed from evil to evil, and they know not me, saith Jehovah.
James 3:5
So the tongue also is a little member, and boasteth great things. Behold, how much wood is kindled by how small a fire!

General references

Job 33:32
If thou hast anything to say, answer me: Speak, for I desire to justify thee.
Job 34:8
Who goeth in company with the workers of iniquity, And walketh with wicked men?

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