Curbing Speech

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Job 13:13

Hold your peace from me, and I will speak, and let come on me what will!

Job 33:31

Mark well, Job, hearken unto me; be silent, and I will speak.

Job 33:33

If not, hearken thou unto me; be silent, and I will teach thee wisdom.

Job 21:5

Mark me, and be astonished, and lay the hand upon the mouth.

Isaiah 23:2

Be still, ye inhabitants of the isle! The merchants of Sidon, that pass over the sea, have replenished thee.

Isaiah 47:5

Sit silent, and get thee into darkness, daughter of the Chaldeans; for thou shalt no more be called, Mistress of kingdoms.

Psalm 31:17

Jehovah, let me not be ashamed; for I have called upon thee: let the wicked be ashamed, let them be silent in Sheol.

Ecclesiastes 5:2

Be not rash with thy mouth, and let not thy heart be hasty to utter anything before God: for God is in the heavens, and thou upon earth; therefore let thy words be few.

Zephaniah 1:7

Be silent at the presence of the Lord Jehovah; for the day of Jehovah is at hand; for Jehovah hath prepared a sacrifice, he hath hallowed his guests.

Deuteronomy 27:9

And Moses and the priests, the Levites, spoke to all Israel, saying, Be silent and hearken, Israel! this day thou art become the people of Jehovah thy God.

Judges 3:19

But he himself turned back at the sculptured stones near Gilgal, and said, "I have a secret message for you, O king." And he commanded, "Silence." And all his attendants went out from his presence.

Judges 18:19

And they said to him, "Keep quiet, put your hand upon your mouth, and come with us, and be to us a father and a priest. Is it better for you to be priest to the house of one man, or to be priest to a tribe and family in Israel?"

Amos 6:10

And a man's uncle, and he that should burn him, shall take him up to bring out the bones from the house, and shall say unto him that is in the inner parts of the house, Is there yet any with thee? and he shall say, None. And he will say, Silence! for we may not make mention of Jehovah's name.

Amos 8:3

And the songs of the palace shall be howlings in that day, saith the Lord Jehovah. The dead bodies shall be many; in every place they shall be cast forth. Silence!

Zechariah 2:13

Let all flesh be silent before Jehovah; for he is risen up out of his holy habitation.

Joshua 6:10

And Joshua had commanded the people, saying, Ye shall not shout, nor let your voice be heard, neither shall a word proceed out of your mouth, until the day I say to you, Shout; then shall ye shout.

Judges 18:25

And the Danites said to him, "Do not let your voice be heard among us, lest angry fellows fall upon you, and you lose your life with the lives of your household."

Job 15:13

That thou turnest thy spirit against God, and lettest words go out of thy mouth?

Romans 15:18

For I will not dare to speak anything of the things which Christ has not wrought by me, for the obedience of the nations, by word and deed,

1 Corinthians 14:28

but if there be no interpreter, let him be silent in the assembly, and let him speak to himself and to God.

1 Corinthians 14:30

But if there be a revelation to another sitting there, let the first be silent.

Job 6:24

Teach me, and I will hold my tongue; and cause me to understand wherein I have erred.

Job 40:4

Behold, I am nought: what shall I answer thee? I will lay my hand upon my mouth.

Exodus 23:13

And ye shall be on your guard as to everything that I have said unto you; and shall make no mention of the name of other gods it shall not be heard in thy mouth.

Ephesians 5:12

for the things that are done by them in secret it is shameful even to say.

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