Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Behold, they belch out with their mouth: swords are in their lips: for who, say they, doth hear?

Bible References

Belch

Proverbs 15:2
The tongue of the wise uttereth knowledge aright; But the mouth of fools poureth out folly.

Swords

Psalm 55:21
His mouth was smooth as butter, But his heart was war: His words were softer than oil, Yet were they drawn swords.
Psalm 57:4
My soul is among lions; I lie among them that are set on fire, Even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows, And their tongue a sharp sword.
Psalm 64:3
Who have whet their tongue like a sword, And have aimed their arrows, even bitter words,
Psalm 109:2
For the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of deceit have they opened against me: They have spoken unto me with a lying tongue.
Proverbs 12:18
There is that speaketh rashly like the piercings of a sword; But the tongue of the wise is health.

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