25 Bible Verses about Mere Talk
Most Relevant Verses
In all labor there is profit,
But mere talk leads only to poverty.
Then the Lord said,
“Because this people draw near with their words
And honor Me with their lip service,
But they remove their hearts far from Me,
And their reverence for Me consists of tradition learned by rote,
And He said to them, “Rightly did Isaiah prophesy of you hypocrites, as it is written:
‘This people honors Me with their lips,
But their heart is far away from Me.
Little children, let us not love with word or with tongue, but in deed and truth.
for our gospel did not come to you in word only, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction; just as you know what kind of men we proved to be among you for your sake.
They come to you as people come, and sit before you as My people and hear your words, but they do not do them, for they do the lustful desires expressed by their mouth, and their heart goes after their gain.
“How long will you hunt for words?
Show understanding and then we can talk.
If I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but do not have love, I have become a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal.
and one of you says to them, “Go in peace, be warmed and be filled,” and yet you do not give them what is necessary for their body, what use is that?
Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of these things the wrath of God comes upon the sons of disobedience.
the one who says he abides in Him ought himself to walk in the same manner as He walked.
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