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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 were murmuring against the disciples, saying, "Why are ye eating and drinking with the tax-collectors and sinners?"
Luke 15:2
And both the scribes and the Pharisees were murmuring, saying, "This Man receiveth sinners and eateth with them!"
Luke 19:7
And, seeing it, they were all murmuring, saying, "He went in to be guest with a sinful man!"
John 6:41
The Jews, therefore, were murmuring concerning Him, because He said, "I am the Bread that came down out of Heaven."
1 Corinthians 10:10
Neither murmur ye, as some of them murmured, and perished by the destroyer.
Philippians 2:14
Do all things without murmurings and disputings;


Jude 1:18
that they were wont to say to you: "In the last time there will be mockers, walking according to their own ungodly desires."
Galatians 5:16
But I say, walk by the Spirit, and ye will not fulfill the desire of the flesh.
1 Thessalonians 4:5
not in passion of desire, even as the gentiles, who know not God;
2 Timothy 4:3
For there will be a time when they will not endure the healthful teaching; but, having itching ears, they will for themselves heap up teachers according to their own desires;
James 1:14
But each one is tempted, when by his own desire he is drawn away and enticed.
1 Peter 1:14
as children of obedience, not conforming yourselves to the former desires in your ignorance;
1 Peter 2:11
Beloved, I beseech you as sojourners and pilgrims, to abstain from fleshly desires, which, indeed, war against the soul;
1 Peter 4:2
that ye no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh to the desires of men, but to the will of God.
2 Peter 2:10
but especially those who walk after the flesh in a desire for pollution, and despise dominion; daring, self-willed, they tremble not, when railing at dignities;
2 Peter 3:3
Knowing this first, that there will come in the last days scoffers with scoffing, walking after their own desires,

Their mouth

Jude 1:15
to execute judgment upon all, and to convict all the ungodly of all their works of ungodliness, which in ungodliness they committed, and of all the hard things which, as ungodly sinners, they spake against Him."
2 Peter 2:18
For, uttering great swelling words of vanity, they entice, in desires of the flesh, by their lasciviousness, those just escaping from those who live in error;


1 Timothy 6:5
wranglings of men corrupted in mind and bereft of the truth, supposing godliness to be a source of gain.
James 2:1
My brethren, hold not the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ the Lord of glory, with respect of persons.
2 Peter 2:1
But there arose false prophets also among the people, as among you also there will be false teachers, who, indeed, will stealthily bring in destructive heresies, denying even the Master Who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction:

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Acts 12:22
And the people were shouting, "It is the voice of a god, and not of a man!"