34 Bible Verses about gossiping
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At the same time they also learn to be idle, as they go around from house to house; and not merely idle, but also gossips and busybodies, talking about things not proper to mention.
A perverse man spreads strife,
And a slanderer separates intimate friends.
He who conceals a transgression seeks love,
But he who repeats a matter separates intimate friends.
being filled with all unrighteousness, wickedness, greed, evil; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malice; they are gossips,
For I am afraid that perhaps when I come I may find you to be not what I wish and may be found by you to be not what you wish; that perhaps there will be strife, jealousy, angry tempers, disputes, slanders, gossip, arrogance, disturbances;
You shall not go about as a slanderer among your people, and you are not to act against the life of your neighbor; I am the Lord.
Therefore, putting aside all malice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander,
Furthermore, in your bedchamber do not curse a king, and in your sleeping rooms do not curse a rich man, for a bird of the heavens will carry the sound and the winged creature will make the matter known.
Older women likewise are to be reverent in their behavior, not malicious gossips nor enslaved to much wine, teaching what is good,
Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice.
therefore prophesy and say, ‘Thus says the Lord God, “For good reason they have made you desolate and crushed you from every side, that you would become a possession of the rest of the nations and you have been taken up in the talk and the whispering of the people.”’”
- Being A Friend
- Best Friends
- Character Assassination
- Divisions Of Opinion
- Do Not Tell
- Evil Speaking
- Family Conflict
- Good Friends
- Hurt And Betrayal
- Speech, Negative Aspects Of