24 Bible Verses about joking
Most Relevant Verses
and there must be no filthiness and silly talk, or coarse jesting, which are not fitting, but rather giving of thanks.
Lot went out and spoke to his sons-in-law, who were to marry his daughters, and said, “Up, get out of this place, for the Lord will destroy the city.” But he appeared to his sons-in-law to be jesting.
Do not let your speech cause you to sin and do not say in the presence of the messenger of God that it was a mistake. Why should God be angry on account of your voice and destroy the work of your hands?
But immorality or any impurity or greed must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints;
You make us a byword among the nations,
A laughingstock among the peoples.
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.
“You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain, for the Lord will not leave him unpunished who takes His name in vain.
It came about at noon, that Elijah mocked them and said, “Call out with a loud voice, for he is a god; either he is occupied or gone aside, or is on a journey, or perhaps he is asleep and needs to be awakened.”
All who pass along the way plunder him;
He has become a reproach to his neighbors.
- Answered Promises
- Bad Language
- Crude Language
- Evil Speaking
- Fake Friends
- Fools, Characteristics Of
- Fools, Description Of
- Giving Thanks
- Giving, Of Oneself
- God Answered Prayer
- Hurt And Betrayal
- Leisure, And Pastimes
- Losing A Friend
- Losing Friends
- Marriage, Customs Concerning
- Ridicule, Objects Of
- Sexual Immorality
- Siege Mounds
- Sons In Law