Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

An ungodly man diggeth up evil: and in his lips there is as a burning fire.

An ungodly man

Bible References

An ungodly man

1 Samuel 25:17
So now, give thought to what you are going to do; for evil is in store for our master and all his house: for he is such a good-for-nothing person that it is not possible to say anything to him.
2 Samuel 20:1
Now by chance there was present a good-for-nothing person named Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjamite: and he, sounding the horn, said, We have no part in David, or any interest in the son of Jesse: let every man go to his tent, O Israel.

Diggeth

Proverbs 2:4
If you are looking for her as for silver, and searching for her as for stored-up wealth;
Isaiah 5:18
Cursed are those who make use of ox-cords for pulling the evil thing, and the bands of a young ox for their sin!
Habakkuk 2:13
See, is it not the pleasure of the Lord of armies that the peoples are working for the fire and using themselves up for nothing?

In

Psalm 52:2
Purposing destruction, using deceit; your tongue is like a sharp blade.
Psalm 57:4
My soul is among lions; I am stretched out among those who are on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows, and whose tongue is a sharp sword.
James 3:6
And the tongue is a fire; it is the power of evil placed in our bodies, making all the body unclean, putting the wheel of life on fire, and getting its fire from hell.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain