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They have sharpened their tongues like a serpent; adders' poison is under their lips. Selah.
Engulfing ruin, doth thy tongue devise, Like a whetted razor, working deceit;
My soul, is in the midst of lions, I lie down amidst flames, As for the sons of men, Their teeth, are spear and arrows, And, their tongue, is a sharp sword.
Lo! they belch forth with their mouth, Swords, are in their lips, For say they , Who doth hear?
Who have sharpened, like a sword, their tongue, Have made ready their arrow - a bitter word;
There is who babbleth, as with thrusts of a sword, but, the tongue of the wise, hath healing.
For, your hands, are defiled with blood, And, your fingers, with iniquity, - Your lips, have spoken falsehood, and Your tongue, muttereth, perversity.
Who have prepared e their tongue as their bow of falsehood, And, not by faithfulness, have they become mighty in the land, - For from wickedness unto wickedness, have they gone forth, But me, have they not known, Declareth Yahweh.
And, the tongue, is a fire, - as , the world of unrighteousness, the tongue, becometh fixed among our members, that which defileth the whole body and setteth on fire the wheel of our natural life, and is set on fire, by gehenna!
Like a serpent
Then said Yahweh God to the woman, What is this that thou hast done? And the woman said, the serpent, deceived me, so I did eat.
Its after effect, is that, like a serpent, it biteth, and, like a viper, it doth sting.
Broods of vipers! How can ye speak, good things, being, evil? For, out of the abundance of the heart, the mouth speaketh.
2 Corinthians 11:3
But I fear lest, by any means, as, the serpent, completely deceived Eve, in his craftiness, your minds should be corrupted from the singleness and the chastenesswhich are due unto the Christ.
Their poison, is like unto the poison of a serpent, Like the deaf adder, that stoppeth his ear;
A sepulchre opened, is their throat, with their tongues, have they used deceit, the poison of asps, is under their lips,
A hammer and a sword, and a sharpened arrow, is a man becoming a false witness against his neighbour.