Beware Of Your Speech

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James 3:5

So also the tongue is a small member [of the body] and boasts great [things]. Behold how small a fire sets ablaze how great a forest!

James 3:6

And the tongue [is] a fire! The world of unrighteousness, the tongue, is set among our members, defiling the whole body and setting on fire {the course of human existence}, being set on fire by hell.

James 3:8

but no human being is able to tame the tongue. [It is] a restless evil, full of deadly poison.

Mark 12:13

And they sent some of the Pharisees and the Herodians to him so that they could catch him unawares in a statement.

Matthew 22:15

Then the Pharisees went {and consulted} so that they could entrap him with a statement.

Luke 11:54

plotting to catch him with reference to something {he might say}.

Luke 20:26

And they were not able to catch [him] in a statement in the sight of the people, and astonished at his answer, they became silent.

Psalm 139:4

For [there is] not a word [yet] on my tongue, [but] behold, O Yahweh, you know it completely.

Matthew 12:34

Offspring of vipers! How are you able to say good things [when you] are evil? For from the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.

Matthew 15:18

But the things that come out of the mouth come from the heart, and these defile the person.

Luke 9:33

And it happened that as they were going away from him, Peter said to Jesus, "Master, it is good [for] us to be here. And let us make three shelters, one for you and one for Moses and one for Elijah," not knowing what he was saying.

Luke 12:3

Therefore everything that you have said in the dark will be heard in the light, and what {you have whispered} in the inner rooms will be proclaimed on the housetops.

Luke 20:20

And they watched [him] closely [and] sent spies who pretended they were upright, in order that they could catch him in a statement, so that they could hand him over to the authority and the jurisdiction of the governor.

Proverbs 18:7

The mouth of a fool [is] ruin to him, and his lips [are] a snare to his soul.

Proverbs 6:2

[if] you are snared by the sayings of your mouth, [if] you are caught by the sayings of your mouth,

Matthew 12:37

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

Luke 19:22

He said to him, '{By your own words} I will judge you, wicked slave! You knew that I am a severe man, withdrawing what I did not deposit and reaping what I did not sow.

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