22 Bible Verses about nagging
Most Relevant Verses
It is better to dwell in a desert land than with a contentious woman and with vexation.
It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop [on the flat oriental roof, exposed to all kinds of weather] than in a house shared with a nagging, quarrelsome, and faultfinding woman.
It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop than to share a house with a disagreeing, quarrelsome, and scolding woman.
And I found that [of all sinful follies none has been so ruinous in seducing one away from God as idolatrous women] more bitter than death is the woman whose heart is snares and nets and whose hands are bands. Whoever pleases God shall escape from her, but the sinner shall be taken by her.
Yet because this widow continues to bother me, I will defend and protect and avenge her, lest she give me intolerable annoyance and wear me out by her continual coming or at the last she come and rail on me or assault me or strangle me.
Confidence in an unfaithful man in time of trouble is like a broken tooth or a foot out of joint.
Better is a dry morsel with quietness than a house full of feasting [on offered sacrifices] with strife.
There will be weeping and grinding of teeth when you see Abraham and Isaac and Jacob and all the prophets in the kingdom of God, but you yourselves being cast forth (banished, driven away).
A self-confident and foolish son is the [multiplied] calamity of his father, and the contentions of a wife are like a continual dripping [of water through a chink in the roof].
A virtuous and worthy wife [earnest and strong in character] is a crowning joy to her husband, but she who makes him ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.
And He said to them, Which of you who has a friend will go to him at midnight and will say to him, Friend, lend me three loaves [of bread],
Fathers, do not provoke or irritate or fret your children [do not be hard on them or harass them], lest they become discouraged and sullen and morose and feel inferior and frustrated. [Do not break their spirit.]
Whoever attempts to restrain [a contentious woman] might as well try to stop the wind -- "his right hand encounters oil [and she slips through his fingers].
And Samson's wife wept before him the seven days their feast lasted, and on the seventh day he told her because she pressed him with entreaties. Then she told the riddle to her countrymen.
And she did this for many days. Then Paul, being sorely annoyed and worn out, turned and said to the spirit within her, I charge you in the name of Jesus Christ to come out of her! And it came out that very moment.
- A Good Woman
- Abusive Relationships
- Anger Management
- Angry Wives
- Asceticism, Types
- Bad Days
- Being A Wife
- Being A Women
- Being A Women Of God
- Being Single
- Contention, Solutions
- Contentious Woman
- Controlling Anger
- Domestic Violence
- Dying In The Desert
- Fathers, Responsibilities Of
- Godly Woman
- Living In The Wilderness
- Not Being Alone
- Property, Houses