Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Proverbs 18:4
Deep waters are the words of man's mouth, the fountain of wisdom a gushing stream.
Proverbs 10:20
The tongue of the just is choice silver: the heart of the unjust is as little.
Proverbs 11:30
The fruit of the just a tree of life; and he taking souls is wise.
Matthew 12:35
The good man, out of the good treasure of the heart, casts forth good things: and the evil man, out of the evil treasure, casts forth evil things.
Romans 10:14
How then shall they call upon whom they believed not? and how shall they believe whom they heard not? and how shall they hear without him proclaiming?
2 Corinthians 2:16
Truly to those an odor of death into death; and to those an odor of life into life. And who sufficient for these things?
2 Corinthians 11:15
No great thing therefore if also his servants are transformed as servants of justice; whose end shall be according to their works.
Ephesians 4:29
Let not any foul word go out of your mouth, but if any good to the building of necessity, that it might give grace to them hearing.
Colossians 4:6
Your word always in grace, Seasoned with salt, to know how it is fitting for you to answer one another.
Titus 1:10
For many also are disorderly, vain talkers and infatuates, especially they of the circumcision:
James 3:6
(And the tongue a fire, a world of iniquity: so the tongue is placed in our members, defiling the whole body, and burning the wheel of creation; and burned by hell.
2 Peter 2:18
For speaking excessive things of vanity, they decoy with the eager desires of the flesh, for licentiousness, them having truly escaped from those turned back in error.


Proverbs 10:19
In the multitude of words transgression shall not cease: and he withholding his lips is prudent
Ecclesiastes 10:12
The words of the wise one's mouth, grace; and the lips of the foolish one shall swallow him down.
Isaiah 57:19
Creating the fruit of the lips; Peace, peace to him being far off, and to him being near, said Jehovah; and I healed him.

General references

Deuteronomy 22:14
And he set pretexts of words against her, and brought up an evil name upon her, and said, I took this woman, and I shall come near to her, and I found in her not a virgin:
Proverbs 21:23
He watching his mouth and his tongue watches his soul from straits.