39 Bible Verses about Anger Management
Most Relevant Verses
Be ye angry and sin not; let not the sun go down upon your wrath, neither give place to the devil.
Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath; for the wrath of man does not work the righteousness of God.
The discretion of a man defers his anger, and it is his glory to pass over a transgression.
A soft answer turns away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger.
Where do the wars and disputes come from among you? From here that is to say, of your lusts which fight in your members? Ye covet and have not; ye murder, and have envy and cannot obtain; ye fight and war and have not that which ye desire because ye ask not.
He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty, and he that rules his spirit than he that takes a city.
Be ye angry and sin not; let not the sun go down upon your wrath,
Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamour and evil speaking be taken away from you, with all malice,
Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
He Cease from anger and forsake wrath: let not thy wrath in any wise cause you to become evil. For evildoers shall be cut off; but those that wait for the LORD, they shall inherit the earth.
And as ye desire that men should do to you, do ye also to them likewise.
But foolish and unwise questions refuse, knowing that they do beget contentions. That the slave of the Lord should not be contentious, but be meek unto everyone, apt to teach, patient,
Therefore, leaving the lie, speak every man truth with his neighbour, for we are members one of another. Be ye angry and sin not; let not the sun go down upon your wrath, neither give place to the devil.
in which ye also walked some time, when ye lived in them. But now put ye also off all these things: anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy communication out of your mouth. Lie not one to another, putting off the old man with his deeds
Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamour and evil speaking be taken away from you, with all malice, and be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another even as God has forgiven you in Christ.
Not defending yourselves, dearly beloved; but rather give place unto the wrath of God, for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord. Therefore, if thine enemy hungers, feed him; if he thirsts, give him drink; for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head. Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
but I say unto you, That whosoever is angry with his brother out of control shall be in danger of the judgment, and whosoever shall insult his brother shall be in danger of the council, but whosoever shall say, Thou art impious, shall be in danger of hell.
It is expedient, therefore, that the bishop be blameless, the husband of only one wife, vigilant, temperate, of worldly affections mortified, given to hospitality, apt to teach;
For the bishop must be blameless, as a steward of God; not arrogant, not quick to anger, not given to wine, not hurtful, not greedy of dishonest gain,
It is better to dwell in the wilderness than with a contentious and an angry woman.
that the aged men be temperate, venerable, prudent, sound in faith, in charity, in tolerance.
Thou shalt not hate thy brother in thine heart; thou shalt rebuke thy neighbour in sincerity, that thou not bear sin for him. Thou shalt not avenge, nor bear any grudge against the sons of thy people, but thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. I am the LORD.
Fathers, provoke not your children lest they become disheartened.