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Theasaurus: Contentiousness

13 Bible Verses about Contentiousness

Most Relevant Verses

Galatians 5:15

But if you bite and devour one another, watch out [that] you are not consumed by one another.

Proverbs 15:18

A man who is hot-tempered will stir up strife, but he who is slow [to] {anger}, he will calm contention.

Proverbs 17:19

He who loves transgression loves strife; he who builds his high thresholds seeks destruction.

Proverbs 26:21

[As] charcoal [is] to hot embers and wood [is] to fire, so a man of quarrels [is] to kindling strife.

Habakkuk 1:3

Why do you cause me to see evil [while] you look at trouble? Destruction and violence happen before me; contention and strife arise.

Proverbs 21:18

A ransom for the righteous is the wicked, and [the] faithless instead of the upright.

Proverbs 21:20

Precious treasure and oil [are] in the house of the wise, but the foolish person will devour them.

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Contentiousness » The contentious spirit

Proverbs 17:19

He who loves transgression loves strife; he who builds his high thresholds seeks destruction.

Proverbs 15:18

A man who is hot-tempered will stir up strife, but he who is slow [to] {anger}, he will calm contention.

Proverbs 26:21

[As] charcoal [is] to hot embers and wood [is] to fire, so a man of quarrels [is] to kindling strife.

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