Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the sin of their mouth and the words of their lips let them even be taken in their pride: and for cursing and lying which they speak.
But God shall shoot at them with an arrow; suddenly shall they be wounded.
And render unto our neighbors sevenfold into their bosom their reproach, with which they have reproached you, O Lord.
What shall be given unto you? or what shall be done unto you, you false tongue?
As for the head of those that compass me about, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
The wicked is snared by the transgression of his lips: but the just shall escape from trouble.
A fool's mouth is his destruction, and his lips are the snare of his soul.
But I say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment.
Then answered all the people, and said, His blood be on us, and on our children.
The wicked in his pride does persecute the poor: let them be taken in the devices that they have imagined.
You are snared with the words of your mouth, you are taken with the words of your mouth.
The righteousness of the upright shall deliver them: but transgressors shall be taken in their own lust.
As he loved cursing, so let it come unto him: as he delighted not in blessing, so let it be far from him.
By swearing, and lying, and killing, and stealing, and committing adultery, they break all restraint, and bloodshed touches bloodshed.
And they were the more urgent, saying, He stirs up the people, teaching throughout all Judea, beginning from Galilee to this place.