Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The princes refrained talking, and laid their hand on their mouth.

Bible References


Job 4:2
If we attempt to commune with thee, thou wilt be grieved. But who can withhold himself from speaking?
Job 7:11
Therefore, I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.
Proverbs 10:19
In the multitude of words there is no lack of rebellion, but he that refrains his lips is wise.
James 1:19
Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;


Job 21:5
Look upon me and be astonished and lay your hand upon your mouth.
Job 40:4
Behold, I am vile; what shall I answer thee? I will lay my hand over my mouth.
Judges 18:19
And they said unto him, Silence, lay thy hand upon thy mouth and go with us to be our father and priest; is it better for thee to be a priest unto the house of one man or that thou be a priest unto a tribe and a family of Israel?
Proverbs 30:32
If thou hast fallen, it is because thou hast lifted thyself up; and if thou hast thought evil, lay thine hand upon thy mouth.