37 Bible Verses about

Criticism, amongst believers

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James 5:9

Do not complain, brethren, against one another, so that you yourselves may not be judged; behold, the Judge is standing right at the door.

Matthew 7:1-5

"Do not judge so that you will not be judged.

Luke 6:37-42

"Do not judge, and you will not be judged; and do not condemn, and you will not be condemned; pardon, and you will be pardoned.

Romans 14:1-4

Now accept the one who is weak in faith, but not for the purpose of passing judgment on his opinions.

Galatians 5:15

But if you bite and devour one another, take care that you are not consumed by one another.

Philippians 2:14-16

Do all things without grumbling or disputing;

James 4:11-12

Do not speak against one another, brethren He who speaks against a brother or judges his brother, speaks against the law and judges the law; but if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but a judge of it.

1 Corinthians 4:2-5

In this case, moreover, it is required of stewards that one be found trustworthy.

Colossians 2:16-18

Therefore no one is to act as your judge in regard to food or drink or in respect to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath day--

Daniel 6:4

Then the commissioners and satraps began trying to find a ground of accusation against Daniel in regard to government affairs; but they could find no ground of accusation or evidence of corruption, inasmuch as he was faithful, and no negligence or corruption was to be found in him.

2 Corinthians 8:20-21

taking precaution so that no one will discredit us in our administration of this generous gift;

Titus 2:7-8

in all things show yourself to be an example of good deeds, with purity in doctrine, dignified,

Psalm 141:5

Let the righteous smite me in kindness and reprove me; It is oil upon the head; Do not let my head refuse it, For still my prayer is against their wicked deeds.

Proverbs 10:17

He is on the path of life who heeds instruction, But he who ignores reproof goes astray.

Proverbs 28:23

He who rebukes a man will afterward find more favor Than he who flatters with the tongue.

Deuteronomy 1:26-27

"Yet you were not willing to go up, but rebelled against the command of the LORD your God;

Jeremiah 20:7-9

O LORD, You have deceived me and I was deceived; You have overcome me and prevailed I have become a laughingstock all day long; Everyone mocks me.

Jonah 4:1-4

But it greatly displeased Jonah and he became angry.

Habakkuk 1:1-4

The oracle which Habakkuk the prophet saw.

Malachi 3:13-15

"Your words have been arrogant against Me," says the LORD. "Yet you say, 'What have we spoken against You?'

Romans 9:19-21

You will say to me then, "Why does He still find fault? For who resists His will?"

Isaiah 29:16

You turn things around! Shall the potter be considered as equal with the clay, That what is made would say to its maker, "He did not make me"; Or what is formed say to him who formed it, "He has no understanding"?

Isaiah 45:9

"Woe to the one who quarrels with his Maker-- An earthenware vessel among the vessels of earth! Will the clay say to the potter, 'What are you doing?' Or the thing you are making say, 'He has no hands'?

Isaiah 40:27

Why do you say, O Jacob, and assert, O Israel, "My way is hidden from the LORD, And the justice due me escapes the notice of my God"?

Psalm 10:1

Why do You stand afar off, O LORD? Why do You hide Yourself in times of trouble?

Psalm 13:1-2

How long, O LORD? Will You forget me forever? How long will You hide Your face from me?

Psalm 22:1-2

My God, my God, why have You forsaken me? Far from my deliverance are the words of my groaning.

Psalm 42:9-10

I will say to God my rock, "Why have You forgotten me? Why do I go mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?"

Psalm 44:23-24

Arouse Yourself, why do You sleep, O Lord? Awake, do not reject us forever.

Psalm 74:10-11

How long, O God, will the adversary revile, And the enemy spurn Your name forever?

Psalm 80:4-6

O LORD God of hosts, How long will You be angry with the prayer of Your people?

Psalm 108:11-12

Have not You Yourself, O God, rejected us? And will You not go forth with our armies, O God?

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