38 Bible Verses about

Evil Speaking

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Titus 1:10-11

For there are many rebellious men, empty talkers and deceivers, especially those of the circumcision,

Titus 3:2

to malign no one, to be peaceable, gentle, showing every consideration for all men.

Psalm 64:2-5

Hide me from the secret counsel of evildoers, From the tumult of those who do iniquity,

James 3:5-10

So also the tongue is a small part of the body, and yet it boasts of great things See how great a forest is set aflame by such a small fire!

James 4:11

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 6:9-10

Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived; neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor homosexuals,

Ephesians 4:29-31

Let no unwholesome word proceed from your mouth, but only such a word as is good for edification according to the need of the moment, so that it will give grace to those who hear.

Proverbs 6:16-19

There are six things which the LORD hates, Yes, seven which are an abomination to Him:

Proverbs 14:25

A truthful witness saves lives, But he who utters lies is treacherous.

Proverbs 17:4

An evildoer listens to wicked lips; A liar pays attention to a destructive tongue.

Proverbs 18:8

The words of a whisperer are like dainty morsels, And they go down into the innermost parts of the body.

Proverbs 26:20-23

For lack of wood the fire goes out, And where there is no whisperer, contention quiets down.

Psalm 41:5-9

My enemies speak evil against me, "When will he die, and his name perish?"

Psalm 52:2-4

Your tongue devises destruction, Like a sharp razor, O worker of deceit.

Psalm 59:12

On account of the sin of their mouth and the words of their lips, Let them even be caught in their pride, And on account of curses and lies which they utter.

Psalm 69:12

Those who sit in the gate talk about me, And I am the song of the drunkards.

Psalm 70:3

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

Psalm 102:8

My enemies have reproached me all day long; Those who deride me have used my name as a curse.

Psalm 106:33

Because they were rebellious against His Spirit, He spoke rashly with his lips.

Psalm 119:23

Even though princes sit and talk against me, Your servant meditates on Your statutes.

Psalm 120:1-7

In my trouble I cried to the LORD, And He answered me.

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Psalm 41:5

My enemies speak evil against me, "When will he die, and his name perish?"

Psalm 109:20

Let this be the reward of my accusers from the LORD, And of those who speak evil against my soul.

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