25 Bible Verses about Mere Talk

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Mark 7:6

He said to them, "Isaiah prophesied correctly about you hypocrites, as it is written: 'This people honors me with their lips, but their heart is far from me.

Matthew 23:3

Therefore pay attention to what they tell you and do it. But do not do what they do, for they do not practice what they teach.

Job 16:5

But I would strengthen you with my words; comfort from my lips would bring you relief.

Proverbs 29:19

A servant cannot be corrected by words, for although he understands, there is no answer.

Job 16:6

"But if I speak, my pain is not relieved, and if I refrain from speaking -- how much of it goes away?

Hosea 10:4

They utter empty words, taking false oaths and making empty agreements. Therefore legal disputes sprout up like poisonous weeds in the furrows of a plowed field.

Job 18:2

"How long until you make an end of words? You must consider, and then we can talk.

Job 16:4

I also could speak like you, if you were in my place; I could pile up words against you and I could shake my head at you.

Job 35:16

So Job opens his mouth to no purpose; without knowledge he multiplies words."

Romans 15:18

For I will not dare to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in order to bring about the obedience of the Gentiles, by word and deed,

1 Corinthians 4:19

But I will come to you soon, if the Lord is willing, and I will find out not only the talk of these arrogant people, but also their power.

1 Corinthians 14:9

It is the same for you. If you do not speak clearly with your tongue, how will anyone know what is being said? For you will be speaking into the air.

1 John 2:9

The one who says he is in the light but still hates his fellow Christian is still in the darkness.

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