19 Bible Verses about Answering
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A man has joy in making an apt answer, and a word spoken at the right moment -- "how good it is!
A soft answer turns away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger.
The plans of the mind and orderly thinking belong to man, but from the Lord comes the [wise] answer of the tongue.
Then one of the scribes came up and listened to them disputing with one another, and, noticing that Jesus answered them fitly and admirably, he asked Him, Which commandment is first and most important of all [ in its nature]?
And when Jesus saw that he answered intelligently (discreetly and having his wits about him), He said to him, You are not far from the kingdom of God. And after that no one ventured or dared to ask Him any further question.
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He shall call upon Me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble, I will deliver him and honor him.
But in your hearts set Christ apart as holy [and acknowledge Him] as Lord. Always be ready to give a logical defense to anyone who asks you to account for the hope that is in you, but do it courteously and respectfully.
And it shall be that before they call I will answer; and while they are yet speaking I will hear.
Then will they call upon me [Wisdom] but I will not answer; they will seek me early and diligently but they will not find me.