Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Their throat is an open sepulchre; with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips:

General references

Bible References

Throat

Psalm 5:9
For there is no faithfulness in their mouth; their inward part is pure wickedness; their throat is an open sepulcher; they flatter with their tongue.
Jeremiah 5:16
Their quiver is as an open sepulcher, they are all mighty men.
Matthew 23:27
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for you are like unto whitewashed sepulchers, which indeed appear beautiful outwardly but are within full of dead men's bones, and of all uncleanness.

With their

Romans 3:4
God forbid: yea, let God be true, but every man a liar; as it is written, That you might be justified in your sayings, and might overcome when you are judged.
Psalm 5:9
For there is no faithfulness in their mouth; their inward part is pure wickedness; their throat is an open sepulcher; they flatter with their tongue.
Psalm 12:3
The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaks proud things:
Psalm 36:3
The words of his mouth are iniquity and deceit: he has ceased to be wise, and to do good.
Psalm 52:2
Your tongue devises evil; like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
Psalm 57:4
My soul is among lions: and I lie even among them that are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows, and their tongue a sharp sword.
Isaiah 59:3
For your hands are defiled with blood, and your fingers with iniquity; your lips have spoken lies, your tongue has muttered perverseness.
Jeremiah 9:3
And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies: but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they know not me, says the LORD.
Ezekiel 13:7
Have you not seen a vain vision, and have you not spoken a lying divination, whenever you say, The LORD says it; although I have not spoken?
Matthew 12:34
O generation of vipers, how can you, being evil, speak good things? for out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.
James 3:5
Even so the tongue is a little member, and boasts great things. Behold, how great a forest a little fire kindles!

The poison

Deuteronomy 32:33
Their wine is the poison of serpents, and the cruel venom of asps.
Job 20:14
Yet his food in his body is soured, it is the gall of asps within him.
Psalm 140:3
They have sharpened their tongues like a serpent; adders' poison is under their lips. Selah.

General references

Jeremiah 5:16
Their quiver is as an open sepulcher, they are all mighty men.