Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Speak

Psalm 140:11
Let not the man of evil tongue be established in the earth: evil shall hunt the man of violence to his ruin.
Proverbs 6:19
a false witness that uttereth lies, and he that soweth discords among brethren.
Acts 23:5
And Paul said, I was not conscious, brethren, that he was high priest; for it is written, Thou shalt not speak evilly of the ruler of thy people.
1 Corinthians 6:10
nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor abusive persons, nor the rapacious, shall inherit the kingdom of God.
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I fear lest perhaps coming I find you not such as I wish, and that I be found by you such as ye do not wish: lest there might be strifes, jealousies, angers, contentions, evil speakings, whisperings, puffings up, disturbances;
Ephesians 4:31
Let all bitterness, and heat of passion, and wrath, and clamour, and injurious language, be removed from you, with all malice;
1 Timothy 3:11
The women in like manner grave, not slanderers, sober, faithful in all things.
James 4:11
Speak not against one another, brethren. He that speaks against his brother, or judges his brother, speaks against the law and judges the law. But if thou judgest the law, thou art not doer of the law, but judge.
1 Peter 2:1
Laying aside therefore all malice and all guile and hypocrisies and envyings and all evil speakings,
1 Peter 3:10
For he that will love life and see good days, let him cause his tongue to cease from evil and his lips that they speak no guile.
1 Peter 4:4
Wherein they think it strange that ye run not with them to the same sink of corruption, speaking injuriously of you;
2 Peter 2:10
and specially those who walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise lordship. Bold are they, self-willed; they do not fear speaking injuriously of dignities:
Jude 1:8
Yet in like manner these dreamers also defile the flesh, and despise lordship, and speak railingly against dignities.

No

Proverbs 19:19
A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment; for if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again.
Proverbs 25:24
It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a contentious woman, and a house in common.
1 Timothy 3:3
not given to excesses from wine, not a striker, but mild, not addicted to contention, not fond of money,
2 Timothy 2:24
And a bondman of the Lord ought not to contend, but be gentle towards all; apt to teach; forbearing;

Gentle

2 Samuel 22:36
And thou didst give me the shield of thy salvation, And thy condescending gentleness hath made me great.
Isaiah 40:11
He will feed his flock like a shepherd: he will gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom; he will gently lead those that give suck.
Matthew 11:29
Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am meek and lowly in heart; and ye shall find rest to your souls;
2 Corinthians 10:1
But I myself, Paul, entreat you by the meekness and gentleness of the Christ, who, as to appearance, when present am mean among you, but absent am bold towards you;
Galatians 5:22
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, fidelity,
Galatians 6:1
Brethren, if even a man be taken in some fault, ye who are spiritual restore such a one in a spirit of meekness, considering thyself lest thou also be tempted.
Ephesians 4:2
with all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, bearing with one another in love;
Philippians 4:5
Let your gentleness be known of all men. The Lord is near.
Colossians 3:12
Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of compassion, kindness, lowliness, meekness, longsuffering;
1 Thessalonians 2:7
but have been gentle in the midst of you, as a nurse would cherish her own children.
2 Timothy 2:24
And a bondman of the Lord ought not to contend, but be gentle towards all; apt to teach; forbearing;
James 1:19
So that, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
James 3:17
But the wisdom from above first is pure, then peaceful, gentle, yielding, full of mercy and good fruits, unquestioning, unfeigned.
1 Peter 3:8
Finally, be all of one mind, sympathising, full of brotherly love, tender hearted, humble minded;