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Theasaurus: Joking

24 Bible Verses about joking

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Proverbs 26:19

that's what someone is like who lies to his neighbor and then says, "I was joking, wasn't I?"

Proverbs 26:18

Like the maniac who shoots fiery darts and deadly arrows

Job 30:9

"Now, I've become the object of their mocking melodies; I'm nothing but a fool's proverb to them!

Genesis 19:14

Lot then went out and told his sons-in-law (they had married his daughters), "Get out of here! The LORD is going to destroy this city!" But his sons-in-law thought he was joking.

Jeremiah 10:15

They're worthless, a work of mockery, and when the time of punishment comes, they'll perish.

Job 12:4

"I'm a laughingstock to my friends, someone who called on God. But then he answered this upright and blameless man, and I have become a laughingstock.

Ecclesiastes 5:6

Never let your mouth cause you to sin and don't proclaim in the presence of the angel, "My promise was a mistake," for why should God be angry at your excuse and destroy what you've undertaken?

1 Kings 9:7

then I will eliminate Israel from the land that I gave them and from the Temple that I've consecrated for my name. I will throw them out of my sight, and Israel will become the butt of jokes and a means of ridicule among people worldwide!

Psalm 44:14

You made us an object lesson among the nations; people shake their heads at us.

Proverbs 14:9

Fools make fun of guilt, but among the upright there are good intentions.

Habakkuk 1:10

They make fun of kings, deriding those who rule. They laugh at all of the fortified places, constructing ramps to seize them.

Psalm 109:8

May his days be few; may another take over his position.

1 Kings 18:27

Starting about noon, Elijah began to tease them: "Shout louder! "He's a god, so maybe he's busy. "Maybe he's relieving himself. "Maybe he's busy someplace. "Maybe he's taking a nap and somebody needs to wake him up."

Psalm 89:41

All who pass by on their way plunder him; he has become a reproach to his neighbors.

Jeremiah 20:8

Indeed, as often as I speak, I cry out, and shout, "Violence and destruction!" For this message from the LORD has caused me constant reproach and derision.

Jeremiah 51:18

They're worthless, a work of mockery, and when the time of punishment comes, they'll perish.

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