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43 Bible Verses about curses

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Psalm 109:17

He loved to curse may his curses return upon him! He took no delight in blessing others so may blessings be far from him.

Psalm 109:28

They will curse, but you will bless. When they attack, they will be humiliated, while your servant rejoices.

Deuteronomy 28:46

These curses will serve as a sign and wonder for you and your descendants as long as you live."

Deuteronomy 11:29

"When the LORD brings you to the land that you are about to enter to inherit, repeat the blessings on Mount Gerizim and the curses on Mount Ebal.

Proverbs 3:33

The LORD's curse is on the house of the wicked, but he blesses the dwelling of the righteous.

Numbers 23:8

But how can I curse those whom God hasn't cursed? How can I denounce those whom the LORD hasn't denounced?

Deuteronomy 30:7

Then the LORD your God will inflict all these curses on your enemies and on those who hate and persecute you."

Jeremiah 48:10

Cursed is the one who is slack in doing the LORD's work. Cursed is the one who holds back his sword from shedding blood.

Deuteronomy 23:5

However, the LORD your God didn't listen to Balaam. The LORD your God turned Balaam's curse into a blessing, because the LORD your God loves you.

Deuteronomy 11:28

or a curse if you don't obey the commands of the LORD your God, by turning from the way that I'm commanding you today and following other gods whom you have not known."

Proverbs 26:2

Like a fluttering sparrow or a swallow in flight, a curse without cause will not alight.

Ecclesiastes 7:21

Don't listen to everything that is spoken you may hear your servant cursing you,

Deuteronomy 28:20

"The LORD will send the curse among you, will confuse you, and will rebuke you in everything you undertake until you are destroyed and perish quickly because of your evil deeds, since you will have forsaken him.

Numbers 23:11

"What are you doing to me?" Balak asked Balaam. "I brought you to curse my enemies, not pronounce a blessing!"

James 3:10

From the same mouth come blessing and cursing. It should not be like this, my brothers!

Malachi 2:2

"If you don't listen, and if you don't choose to give honor to my name," says the LORD of the Heavenly Armies, "then I'll curse both you and your blessings. I've even cursed them already, because none of you are taking it to heart.

Isaiah 65:15

You'll leave your name to my chosen ones as a curse, and the Lord GOD will put you to death permanently.

Proverbs 27:14

A friend's loud blessing early in the morning will be thought of as a curse.

Galatians 3:10

Certainly all who depend on the actions of the Law are under a curse. For it is written, "A curse on everyone who does not obey everything that is written in the Book of the Law!"

Job 3:1

After this, Job spoke up solemnly, cursing the day he was born.

Deuteronomy 30:19

I call heaven and earth to testify against you today! I've set life and death before you today: both blessings and curses. Choose life, that it may be well with you you and your children.

Jeremiah 20:14

Let the day on which I was born be cursed. Don't let the day on which my mother gave birth to me be blessed.

Psalm 109:18

He wore curses like a garment may they enter his inner being like water and his bones like oil.

Deuteronomy 27:15

""Cursed is the one who makes a sculptured or cast image a detestable thing to the LORD, the work of a craftsman and sets it up secretly.' "Then all the people are to respond by saying, "Amen!'

Leviticus 24:15

Moreover, tell the Israelis that anyone who curses his God will bear the consequences of his own sin,

Psalm 59:12

The sin of their mouth is the word on their lips. They will be caught in their own conceit; for they speak curses and lies.

Numbers 5:23

"Then the priest is to write all of these words in a document and wipe it off with the contaminated water.

Judges 5:23

""Meroz is cursed!' declared the angel of the LORD. "Utterly and totally cursed are its inhabitants, because they never came to the aid of the LORD, to the aid of the LORD against the valiant warriors!'"

Deuteronomy 7:26

Don't bring any detestable thing to your house, because you yourself will be utterly destroyed along with these detestable things. You must absolutely abhor and detest all of it, because it has been devoted to destruction."

Genesis 3:17

He told the man, "Because you have listened to what your wife said, and have eaten from the tree about which I commanded you, "You must not eat from it,' cursed is the ground because of you. You'll eat from it through pain-filled labor for the rest of your life.

Deuteronomy 30:1

"When all these things happen to you both the blessings and the curses that I've presented to you and you take them seriously in all the nations where the LORD your God will deport you,

From Thematic Bible


Curses » Who not to curse

Ecclesiastes 10:20

Do not curse the king, even in your thoughts. Do not curse the rich, even in your bedroom. For a bird will fly by and tell what you say, or something with wings may talk about it.

Curses » Those that curse their parents

Curses » Those that are cursed

Psalm 37:20-22

Indeed, the wicked will perish. The LORD's enemies will be consumed like flowers in the fields. They will vanish like smoke. The wicked borrow but never pay back; but the righteous are generous and give. For those blessed by God will inherit the land, but those cursed by him will be cut off.

Jeremiah 17:5-6

This is what the LORD says: "Cursed is the person who trusts in mankind, who makes flesh his strength, and whose heart turns away from the LORD. He will be like a bush in the desert, and he won't see when good comes. He will dwell in parched places in the wilderness, a land of salt, without inhabitants.

Curses » The curse of the lord

Proverbs 3:33

The LORD's curse is on the house of the wicked, but he blesses the dwelling of the righteous.

Curses » The curse causeless

Proverbs 26:2

Like a fluttering sparrow or a swallow in flight, a curse without cause will not alight.

Topics on Curses

Curses, Christian Response To

42;6;29-30

If someone strikes you on the cheek, offer him the other one as well, and if someone takes your coat, don't keep back your shirt, either.

Curses, Divine

1;5;29

whom he named Noah, because he said, "May this one comfort us from our work, from pain that is caused by our manual labor, and from the ground that the LORD has cursed."

Curses, Human

12;2;23-24

Later, Elisha left there to go up to Bethel, and as he was traveling along the road, some insignificant young men came from the city and started mocking him. They told him, "Get on up, baldy! Get on up, baldy!"

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