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Matthew 15:8

'These people draw near to me with their mouth, and honor me with their lips; but their heart is far from me.

Mark 7:6

He answered them, "Well did Isaiah prophesy of you hypocrites, as it is written, 'This people honors me with their lips, but their heart is far from me.

Matthew 23:3

All things therefore whatever they tell you to observe, observe and do, but don't do their works; for they say, and don't do.

Job 16:5

but I would strengthen you with my mouth. The solace of my lips would relieve you.

Proverbs 29:19

A servant can't be corrected by words. Though he understands, yet he will not respond.

Job 16:6

"Though I speak, my grief is not subsided. Though I forbear, what am I eased?

Hosea 10:4

They make promises, swearing falsely in making covenants. Therefore judgment springs up like poisonous weeds in the furrows of the field.

Job 18:2

"How long will you hunt for words? Consider, and afterwards we will speak.

Job 16:4

I also could speak as you do. If your soul were in my soul's place, I could join words together against you, and shake my head at you,

Job 35:16

Therefore Job opens his mouth with empty talk, and he multiplies words without knowledge."

Romans 15:18

For I will not dare to speak of any things except those which Christ worked through me, for the obedience of the Gentiles, by word and deed,

1 Corinthians 4:19

But I will come to you shortly, if the Lord is willing. And I will know, not the word of those who are puffed up, but the power.

1 Corinthians 14:9

So also you, unless you uttered by the tongue words easy to understand, how would it be known what is spoken? For you would be speaking into the air.

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