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Theasaurus: Gossiping

34 Bible Verses about gossiping

Most Relevant Verses

1 Timothy 5:13

And besides that, going around from house to house they learn to be lazy, and they are not only lazy, but also gossips and busybodies, talking about things they should not.

Ecclesiastes 7:21

Also, do not pay attention to everything that people say; otherwise, you might even hear your servant cursing you.

Proverbs 26:20

Where there is no wood, a fire goes out, and where there is no gossip, contention ceases.

Proverbs 11:13

The one who goes about slandering others reveals secrets, but the one who is trustworthy conceals a matter.

Proverbs 20:19

The one who goes about gossiping reveals secrets; therefore do not associate with someone who is always opening his mouth.

Proverbs 18:8

The words of a gossip are like choice morsels; they go down into the person's innermost being.

Psalm 15:3

He does not slander, or do harm to others, or insult his neighbor.

2 Corinthians 12:20

For I am afraid that somehow when I come I will not find you what I wish, and you will find me not what you wish. I am afraid that somehow there may be quarreling, jealousy, intense anger, selfish ambition, slander, gossip, arrogance, and disorder.

Proverbs 17:4

One who acts wickedly pays attention to evil counsel; a liar listens to a malicious tongue.

Proverbs 30:10

Do not slander a servant to his master, lest he curse you, and you are found guilty.

1 Timothy 3:11

Likewise also their wives must be dignified, not slanderous, temperate, faithful in every respect.

Leviticus 19:16

You must not go about as a slanderer among your people. You must not stand idly by when your neighbor's life is at stake. I am the Lord.

Ecclesiastes 10:20

Do not curse a king even in your thoughts, and do not curse the rich while in your bedroom; for a bird might report what you are thinking, or some winged creature might repeat your words.

2 Timothy 2:17

and their message will spread its infection like gangrene. Hymenaeus and Philetus are in this group.

Psalm 69:12

Those who sit at the city gate gossip about me; drunkards mock me in their songs.

2 Thessalonians 3:11

For we hear that some among you are living an undisciplined life, not doing their own work but meddling in the work of others.

Titus 2:3

Older women likewise are to exhibit behavior fitting for those who are holy, not slandering, not slaves to excessive drinking, but teaching what is good.

Psalm 41:6

When someone comes to visit, he pretends to be friendly; he thinks of ways to defame me, and when he leaves he slanders me.

1 Corinthians 11:19

For there must in fact be divisions among you, so that those of you who are approved may be evident.

Ezekiel 36:3

So prophesy and say: 'This is what the sovereign Lord says: Surely because they have made you desolate and crushed you from all directions, so that you have become the property of the rest of the nations, and have become the subject of gossip and slander among the people,

Romans 1:30

slanderers, haters of God, insolent, arrogant, boastful, contrivers of all sorts of evil, disobedient to parents,

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