Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Proverbs 18:4
Deep waters [are] words of the mouth of a man; a gushing stream [is] a fountain of wisdom.
Proverbs 10:20
Choice silver is a tongue of righteousness, a heart of wickedness is {of little worth}.
Proverbs 11:30
The fruit of righteousness is a tree of life, and he who captures souls [is] wise.
Matthew 12:35
The good person from his good treasury brings out good [things], and the evil person from his evil treasury brings out evil [things].
Romans 10:14
How then will they call upon [him] in whom they have not believed? And how will they believe [in him] about whom they have not heard? And how will they hear about [him] without one who preaches [to them]?
2 Corinthians 2:16
to those on the one hand an odor from death to death, [and] to those on the other hand a fragrance from life to life. And who [is] qualified for these [things]?
2 Corinthians 11:15
Therefore [it is] not a great thing if his servants also disguise themselves as servants of righteousness, whose end will be according to their deeds.
Ephesians 4:29
{No rotten word must proceed} from your mouth, but only something good for the building up of the need, in order that it may give grace to those who hear,
Colossians 4:6
Let your speech always [be] with grace, seasoned with salt, so that [you] may know how it is necessary for you to answer each one.
Titus 1:10
For there are many rebellious [people], idle talkers and deceivers, especially those of the circumcision,
James 3:6
And the tongue [is] a fire! The world of unrighteousness, the tongue, is set among our members, defiling the whole body and setting on fire {the course of human existence}, being set on fire by hell.
2 Peter 2:18
{For by speaking high-sounding but empty words}, they entice with desires of the flesh [and] with licentiousness those who are scarcely escaping from those who live in error,


Proverbs 10:19
In many words, transgression is not lacking, but he who restrains his lips is prudent.
Ecclesiastes 10:12
The wise man [wins] favor by the words of his mouth, but the fool is devoured by his own lips.
Isaiah 57:19
creating fruit of lips. Peace, peace to the far and near," says Yahweh, "and I will heal him.

General references

Deuteronomy 22:14
and {he accuses her falsely}, and {he defames her}, and he says 'This woman I took and I lay with her and {I discovered that she was not a virgin},'
Proverbs 21:23
He who guards his mouth and his tongue, he guards his life from danger.