14 Bible Verses about Christ Being Silent
Most Relevant Verses
He was oppressed and afflicted,
yet He did not open His mouth.
Like a lamb led to the slaughter
and like a sheep silent before her shearers,
He did not open His mouth.
Now the Scripture passage he was reading was this:He was led like a sheep to the slaughter,
and as a lamb is silent before its shearer,
so He does not open His mouth.
Yet He did not say a word to her. So His disciples approached Him and urged Him, “Send her away because she cries out after us.”
But Jesus kept silent. Then the high priest said to Him, “By the living God I place You under oath: tell us if You are the Messiah, the Son of God!”
But He kept silent and did not answer anything. Again the high priest questioned Him, “Are You the Messiah, the Son of the Blessed One?”
I will not talk with you much longer, because the ruler of the world is coming. He has no power over Me.
- Silent (147 instances)