Thematic Bible




Thematic Bible




If any man teach otherwise, and consent not to wholesome words, even the words of our Lord Jesus Christ, and to the doctrine which is according to godliness; He is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and strifes of words, whereof cometh envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings, Perverse disputings of men of corrupt minds, and destitute of the truth, supposing that gain is godliness: from such withdraw thyself.

Behold, his soul which is lifted up is not upright in him: but the just shall live by his faith. Yea also, because he transgresseth by wine, he is a proud man, neither keepeth at home, who enlargeth his desire as hell, and is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathereth unto him all nations, and heapeth unto him all people:



But I say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment. For by thy words thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned.

A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calleth for strokes. A fool's mouth is his destruction, and his lips are the snare of his soul.


For in the multitude of dreams and many words there are also divers vanities: but fear thou God.

As a thorn goeth up into the hand of a drunkard, so is a parable in the mouth of fools.




The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: but the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness.

He that answereth a matter before he heareth it, it is folly and shame unto him.



Wise men lay up knowledge: but the mouth of the foolish is near destruction.

The lips of the wise disperse knowledge: but the heart of the foolish doeth not so.


The legs of the lame are not equal: so is a parable in the mouth of fools.


O that ye would altogether hold your peace! and it should be your wisdom.

Shall vain words have an end? or what emboldeneth thee that thou answerest? I also could speak as ye do: if your soul were in my soul's stead, I could heap up words against you, and shake mine head at you.

Who is this that darkeneth counsel by words without knowledge?

Answer not a fool according to his folly, lest thou also be like unto him.

Accuse not a servant unto his master, lest he curse thee, and thou be found guilty.

The beginning of the words of his mouth is foolishness: and the end of his talk is mischievous madness. A fool also is full of words: a man cannot tell what shall be; and what shall be after him, who can tell him?


A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calleth for strokes. A fool's mouth is his destruction, and his lips are the snare of his soul.




Wise men lay up knowledge: but the mouth of the foolish is near destruction.

The legs of the lame are not equal: so is a parable in the mouth of fools.


The words of a wise man's mouth are gracious; but the lips of a fool will swallow up himself. The beginning of the words of his mouth is foolishness: and the end of his talk is mischievous madness. A fool also is full of words: a man cannot tell what shall be; and what shall be after him, who can tell him?


In the lips of him that hath understanding wisdom is found: but a rod is for the back of him that is void of understanding.