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These are murmurers, complainers, walking after their own lusts; and their mouth speaketh great swelling words, having men's persons in admiration because of advantage.

Their mouth

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Luke 5:30
And the Pharisees and their scribes grumbled about it to his disciples, and said, "Why do you eat and drink with tax-collectors and irreligious people?"
Luke 15:2
And the Pharisees and scribes grumbled, and said, "This man welcomes irreligious people, and even eats with them!"
Luke 19:7
And when they saw this, everyone complained, and said, "He has gone to stay with an irreligious man!"
John 6:41
The Jews complained of him for saying, "I am the bread that has come out of heaven,"
1 Corinthians 10:10
You must not grumble, as some of them did, for they were destroyed for it by the destroying angel.
Philippians 2:14
Do everything without any grumbling or disputing,


Jude 1:18
for they said to you, "In the last times there will be mockers who will go where their own godless passions lead."
Galatians 5:16
I mean this: Live by the Spirit, and then you will not indulge your physical cravings.
1 Thessalonians 4:5
not to gratify his passion, like the heathen who know nothing of God.
2 Timothy 4:3
For a time will come when they will not listen to wholesome instruction, but will overwhelm themselves with teachers to suit their whims and tickle their fancies,
James 1:14
When anyone is tempted, it is by his own desire that he is enticed and allured.
1 Peter 1:14
Like obedient children, do not adapt yourselves to the cravings you used to follow when you were ignorant,
1 Peter 2:11
Dear friends, I beg you, as aliens and exiles here, not to indulge the physical cravings that are at war with the soul.
1 Peter 4:2
and no longer lives by what men desire, but for the rest of his earthly life by what God wills.
2 Peter 2:10
especially those who yield to their physical nature and indulge in passions that defile them, and despise authority. Rash, headstrong men! They stand in no awe of majesty, but deride beings
2 Peter 3:3
First of all, you must understand this, that in the last days mockers will come with their mockeries, going where their passions lead

Their mouth

Jude 1:15
to execute judgment upon all, and to convict all the godless of all the godless deeds they have done, and of all the harsh things that godless sinners have said against him."
2 Peter 2:18
They utter arrogant nonsense and use physical cravings to lure into immorality men who are just escaping from among those who live in error;


1 Timothy 6:5
and mutual irritation between people of depraved minds, who are lost to the truth and think of religion only as a means of gain.
James 2:1
My brothers, do you try to combine faith in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ with acts of partiality?
2 Peter 2:1
There were false prophets too among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will introduce destructive sects and deny the Master who has bought them, thus bringing on themselves swift destruction.

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Acts 12:22
and the people shouted in applause, "It is a god's voice, not a man's!"