Beware Of Your Speech

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James 3:5

So too, though the tongue is a small part [of the body], it boasts great things. Consider how large a forest a small fire ignites.

James 3:6

And the tongue is a fire. The tongue, a world of unrighteousness, is placed among the parts of our [bodies]; it pollutes the whole body, sets the course of life on fire, and is set on fire by hell.

James 3:8

but no man can tame the tongue. It is a restless evil, full of deadly poison.

Matthew 22:15

Then the Pharisees went and plotted how to trap Him by what He said.

Luke 11:54

they were lying in wait for Him to trap Him in something He said.

Luke 20:26

They were not able to catch Him in what He said in public, and being amazed at His answer, they became silent.

Matthew 12:34

Brood of vipers! How can you speak good things when you are evil? For the mouth speaks from the overflow of the heart.

Matthew 15:18

But what comes out of the mouth comes from the heart, and this defiles a man.

Luke 9:33

As the two men were departing from Him, Peter said to Jesus, "Master, it's good for us to be here! Let us make three tabernacles: one for You, one for Moses, and one for Elijah"-not knowing what he said.

Luke 12:3

Therefore whatever you have said in the dark will be heard in the light, and what you have whispered in an ear in private rooms will be proclaimed on the housetops.

Luke 20:20

They watched closely and sent spies who pretended to be righteous, so they could catch Him in what He said, to hand Him over to the governor's rule and authority.

Proverbs 18:7

A fool's mouth is his devastation, and his lips are a trap for his life.

Proverbs 6:2

you have been trapped by the words of your lips- ensnared by the words of your mouth.

Matthew 12:37

For by your words you will be acquitted, and by your words you will be condemned."

Luke 19:22

"He told him, 'I will judge you by what you have said, you evil slave! [If] you knew I was a tough man, collecting what I didn't deposit and reaping what I didn't sow,

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