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Theasaurus: Lips

87 Bible Verses about Lips

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1 Samuel 1:13

Hannah was speaking in her heart; only her lips moved but her voice was not heard. So Eli thought she was drunk.

Job 15:6

Your own mouth condemns you, and not I; yes, your own lips testify against you.

Job 33:3

My words shall express the uprightness of my heart, and my lips shall speak what they know with utter sincerity.

Daniel 10:3

I ate no pleasant or desirable food, nor did any meat or wine come into my mouth; and I did not anoint myself at all for the full three weeks.

Joel 1:5

Awake, you drunkards, and weep; wail, all you drinkers of wine, because of the [fresh] sweet juice [of the grape], for it is cut off and removed from your mouth.

John 19:29

A vessel (jar) full of sour wine (vinegar) was placed there, so they put a sponge soaked in the sour wine on [a stalk, reed of] hyssop, and held it to [His] mouth.

Job 11:5

But oh, that God would speak, and open His lips against you,

Job 23:12

I have not gone back from the commandment of His lips; I have esteemed and treasured the words of His mouth more than my necessary food.

Psalm 17:4

Concerning the works of men, by the word of Your lips I have avoided the ways of the violent (the paths of the destroyer).

Isaiah 30:27

Behold, the Name of the Lord comes from afar, burning with His anger, and in thick, rising smoke. His lips are full of indignation, and His tongue is like a consuming fire.

Psalm 119:171

My lips shall pour forth praise [with thanksgiving and renewed trust] when You teach me Your statutes.

Isaiah 57:19

Peace, peace, to him who is far off [both Jew and Gentile] and to him who is near! says the Lord; I create the fruit of his lips, and I will heal him [make his lips blossom anew with speech in thankful praise].

Matthew 21:16

And they said to Him, Do You hear what these are saying? And Jesus replied to them, Yes; have you never read, Out of the mouths of babes and unweaned infants You have made (provided) perfect praise?

Psalm 21:2

You have given him his heart's desire and have not withheld the request of his lips. Selah [pause, and think of that]!

Job 13:6

Hear now my reasoning, and listen to the pleadings of my lips.

Psalm 17:1

Hear the right (my righteous cause), O Lord; listen to my shrill, piercing cry! Give ear to my prayer, that comes from unfeigned and guileless lips.

Acts 15:7

And after there had been a long debate, Peter got up and said to them, Brethren, you know that quite a while ago God made a choice or selection from among you, that by my mouth the Gentiles should hear the message of the Gospel [concerning the attainment through Christ of salvation in the kingdom of God] and believe (credit and place their confidence in it).

Exodus 13:9

It shall be as a sign to you upon your hand and as a memorial between your eyes, that the law of the Lord may be in your mouth; for with a strong hand the Lord has brought you out of Egypt.

Luke 4:22

And all spoke well of Him and marveled at the words of grace that came forth from His mouth; and they said, Is not this Joseph's Son?

Psalm 66:14

Which my lips uttered and my mouth promised when I was in distress.

Numbers 30:6

And if she is married to a husband while her vows are upon her or she has bound herself by a rash utterance

Deuteronomy 23:23

The vow which has passed your lips you shall be watchful to perform, a voluntary offering which you have made to the Lord your God, which you have promised with your mouth.

Psalm 40:9

I have proclaimed glad tidings of righteousness in the great assembly [tidings of uprightness and right standing with God]. Behold, I have not restrained my lips, as You know, O Lord.

Psalm 119:13

With my lips have I declared and recounted all the ordinances of Your mouth.

Luke 22:71

And they said, What further evidence do we need? For we have heard [it] ourselves from His own mouth!

Job 16:5

[But] I would strengthen and encourage you with [the words of] my mouth, and the consolation of my lips would soothe your suffering.

Proverbs 10:21

The lips of the [uncompromisingly] righteous feed and guide many, but fools die for want of understanding and heart.

Job 8:21

He will yet fill your mouth with laughter [Job] and your lips with joyful shouting.

Psalm 71:23

My lips shall shout for joy when I sing praises to You, and my inner being, which You have redeemed.

Exodus 6:12

But Moses said to the Lord, Behold, [my own people] the Israelites have not listened to me; how then shall Pharaoh give heed to me, who am of deficient and impeded speech?

Habakkuk 3:16

I heard and my [whole inner self] trembled; my lips quivered at the sound. Rottenness enters into my bones and under me [down to my feet]; I tremble. I will wait quietly for the day of trouble and distress when there shall come up against [my] people him who is about to invade and oppress them.

Psalm 106:33

For they provoked [Moses'] spirit, so that he spoke unadvisedly with his lips.

Job 6:30

Is there wrong on my tongue? Cannot my taste discern what is destructive?

Psalm 59:12

For the sin of their mouths and the words of their lips, let them even be trapped and taken in their pride, and for the cursing and lying which they utter.

Psalm 140:9

Those who are fencing me in raise their heads; may the mischief of their own lips and the very things they desire for me come upon them.

Proverbs 16:30

He who shuts his eyes to devise perverse things and who compresses his lips [as if in concealment] brings evil to pass.

Proverbs 5:3

For the lips of a loose woman drip honey as a honeycomb, and her mouth is smoother than oil;

Proverbs 17:4

An evildoer gives heed to wicked lips; and a liar listens to a mischievous tongue.

Proverbs 18:6-7

A [self-confident] fool's lips bring contention, and his mouth invites a beating. A [self-confident] fool's mouth is his ruin, and his lips are a snare to himself.

Proverbs 24:28

Be not a witness against your neighbor without cause, and deceive not with your lips.

Psalm 31:18

Let the lying lips be silenced, which speak insolently against the [consistently] righteous with pride and contempt.

Psalm 120:2

Deliver me, O Lord, from lying lips and from deceitful tongues.

Isaiah 59:3

For your hands are defiled with blood and your fingers with iniquity; your lips have spoken lies, your tongue mutters wickedness.

Psalm 12:2-3

To his neighbor each one speaks words without use or worth or truth; with flattering lips and double heart [deceitfully] they speak. May the Lord cut off all flattering lips and the tongues that speak proud boasting,

Psalm 50:16

But to the wicked, God says: What right have you to recite My statutes or take My covenant or pledge on your lips,

Proverbs 26:23-24

Burning lips [uttering insincere words of love] and a wicked heart are like an earthen vessel covered with the scum thrown off from molten silver [making it appear to be solid silver]. He who hates pretends with his lips, but stores up deceit within himself.

Jeremiah 12:2

You have planted them, yes, they have taken root; they grow, yes, they bring forth fruit. You are near in their mouths but far from their hearts.

Matthew 15:8

These people draw near Me with their mouths and honor Me with their lips, but their hearts hold off and are far away from Me.

Mark 7:6

But He said to them, Excellently and truly [ so that there will be no room for blame] did Isaiah prophesy of you, the pretenders and hypocrites, as it stands written: These people [constantly] honor Me with their lips, but their hearts hold off and are far distant from Me.

Proverbs 12:19

Truthful lips shall be established forever, but a lying tongue is [credited] but for a moment.

Proverbs 8:6-7

Hear, for I will speak excellent and princely things; and the opening of my lips shall be for right things. For my mouth shall utter truth, and wrongdoing is detestable and loathsome to my lips.

Proverbs 16:13

Right and just lips are the delight of a king, and he loves him who speaks what is right.

Proverbs 23:16

Yes, my heart will rejoice when your lips speak right things.

Jeremiah 17:16

But as for me, I have not sought to escape from being a shepherd after You, nor have I desired the woeful day [of judgment]; You know that. Whatever I said was spoken in Your presence and was from You.

Malachi 2:6-7

The law of truth was in [Levi's] mouth, and unrighteousness was not found in his lips; he walked with Me in peace and uprightness and turned many away from iniquity. For the priest's lips should guard and keep pure the knowledge [of My law], and the people should seek (inquire for and require) instruction at his mouth; for he is the messenger of the Lord of hosts.

Proverbs 10:32

The lips of the [uncompromisingly] righteous know [and therefore utter] what is acceptable, but the mouth of the wicked knows [and therefore speaks only] what is obstinately willful and contrary.

Proverbs 10:13

On the lips of him who has discernment skillful and godly Wisdom is found, but discipline and the rod are for the back of him who is without sense and understanding.

Proverbs 15:7

The lips of the wise disperse knowledge [sifting it as chaff from the grain]; not so the minds and hearts of the self-confident and foolish.

Proverbs 20:15

There is gold, and a multitude of pearls, but the lips of knowledge are a vase of preciousness [the most precious of all].

Proverbs 22:17-18

Listen (consent and submit) to the words of the wise, and apply your mind to my knowledge; For it will be pleasant if you keep them in your mind [believing them]; your lips will be accustomed to [confessing] them.

Proverbs 12:14

From the fruit of his words a man shall be satisfied with good, and the work of a man's hands shall come back to him [as a harvest].

Proverbs 13:2

A good man eats good from the fruit of his mouth, but the desire of the treacherous is for violence.

Proverbs 18:20

A man's [moral] self shall be filled with the fruit of his mouth; and with the consequence of his words he must be satisfied [whether good or evil].

Proverbs 18:7

A [self-confident] fool's mouth is his ruin, and his lips are a snare to himself.

Exodus 23:13

In all I have said to you take heed; do not mention the name of other gods [either in blessing or cursing]; do not let such speech be heard from your mouth.

Isaiah 6:7

And with it he touched my mouth and said, Behold, this has touched your lips; your iniquity and guilt are taken away, and your sin is completely atoned for and forgiven.

Hosea 2:17

For I will take away the names of Baalim [the Baals] out of her mouth, and they shall no more be mentioned or seriously remembered by their name.

Topics on Lips

The Lips Of The Righteous

18;33;3

My words shall express the uprightness of my heart, and my lips shall speak what they know with utter sincerity.

The Lips Of The Wicked

20;7;21

With much justifying and enticing argument she persuades him, with the allurements of her lips she leads him [to overcome his conscience and his fears] and forces him along.