14 Bible Verses about Despising People

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Romans 14:3

The one who eats is not to regard with contempt the one who does not eat, and the one who does not eat is not to judge the one who eats, for God has accepted him.

Proverbs 14:21

He who despises his neighbor sins,
But happy is he who is gracious to the poor.

Psalm 15:4

In whose eyes a reprobate is despised,
But who honors those who fear the Lord;
He swears to his own hurt and does not change;

Proverbs 12:8

A man will be praised according to his insight,
But one of perverse mind will be despised.

Psalm 35:21

They opened their mouth wide against me;
They said, “Aha, aha, our eyes have seen it!”

Psalm 70:3

Let those be turned back because of their shame
Who say, “Aha, aha!”

Psalm 40:15

Let those be appalled because of their shame
Who say to me, “Aha, aha!”

Psalm 39:8

“Deliver me from all my transgressions;
Make me not the reproach of the foolish.

Proverbs 1:6

To understand a proverb and a figure,
The words of the wise and their riddles.

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