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James 4:11

Do not speak against one another, brothers and sisters. He who speaks against a fellow believer or judges a fellow believer speaks against the law and judges the law. But if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but its judge.

Proverbs 30:10

Do not slander a servant to his master, lest he curse you, and you are found guilty.

Psalm 101:5

I will destroy anyone who slanders his neighbor in secret. I will not tolerate anyone who has a cocky demeanor and an arrogant attitude.

Ezekiel 22:9

Slanderous men shed blood within you. Those who live within you eat pagan sacrifices on the mountains; they commit obscene acts among you.

Romans 1:29-31

They are filled with every kind of unrighteousness, wickedness, covetousness, malice. They are rife with envy, murder, strife, deceit, hostility. They are gossips, slanderers, haters of God, insolent, arrogant, boastful, contrivers of all sorts of evil, disobedient to parents, senseless, covenant-breakers, heartless, ruthless.

2 Corinthians 12:20

For I am afraid that somehow when I come I will not find you what I wish, and you will find me not what you wish. I am afraid that somehow there may be quarreling, jealousy, intense anger, selfish ambition, slander, gossip, arrogance, and disorder.

Mark 7:21-23

For from within, out of the human heart, come evil ideas, sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery, greed, evil, deceit, debauchery, envy, slander, pride, and folly. All these evils come from within and defile a person."

Titus 2:3

Older women likewise are to exhibit behavior fitting for those who are holy, not slandering, not slaves to excessive drinking, but teaching what is good.

Leviticus 19:16

You must not go about as a slanderer among your people. You must not stand idly by when your neighbor's life is at stake. I am the Lord.

Psalm 120:1-2

A song of ascents. In my distress I cried out to the Lord and he answered me. I said, "O Lord, rescue me from those who lie with their lips and those who deceive with their tongue.

1 Samuel 24:9

David said to Saul, "Why do you pay attention when men say, 'David is seeking to do you harm'?

Jeremiah 9:4-6

Everyone must be on his guard around his friends. He must not even trust any of his relatives. For every one of them will find some way to cheat him. And all of his friends will tell lies about him. One friend deceives another and no one tells the truth. These people have trained themselves to tell lies. They do wrong and are unable to repent. They do one act of violence after another, and one deceitful thing after another. They refuse to pay attention to me," says the Lord.

Titus 3:2

They must not slander anyone, but be peaceable, gentle, showing complete courtesy to all people.

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Evil » Slander » False accusations, general references to

1 Samuel 1:14

So he said to her, "How often do you intend to get drunk? Put away your wine!"

Nehemiah 6:7

You have also established prophets to announce in Jerusalem on your behalf, 'We have a king in Judah!' Now the king is going to hear about these rumors. So come on! Let's talk about this."

Job 2:5

But extend your hand and strike his bone and his flesh, and he will no doubt curse you to your face!"

Job 22:6

"For you took pledges from your brothers for no reason, and you stripped the clothing from the naked.

Jeremiah 37:13

But he only got as far as the Benjamin Gate. There an officer in charge of the guards named Irijah, who was the son of Shelemiah and the grandson of Hananiah, stopped him. He seized Jeremiah and said, "You are deserting to the Babylonians!"

Evil » Slander » Of Christ and his disciples

Luke 23:2

They began to accuse him, saying, "We found this man subverting our nation, forbidding us to pay the tribute tax to Caesar and claiming that he himself is Christ, a king."

Acts 6:13

They brought forward false witnesses who said, "This man does not stop saying things against this holy place and the law.

More verses: Acts 24:5

Evil » Slander » General references to

Psalm 101:5

I will destroy anyone who slanders his neighbor in secret. I will not tolerate anyone who has a cocky demeanor and an arrogant attitude.

Jeremiah 9:4

Everyone must be on his guard around his friends. He must not even trust any of his relatives. For every one of them will find some way to cheat him. And all of his friends will tell lies about him.

Psalm 31:13

For I hear what so many are saying, the terrifying news that comes from every direction. When they plot together against me, they figure out how they can take my life.

Evil » Slander » Examples of

2 Samuel 10:3

the Ammonite officials said to their lord Hanun, "Do you really think David is trying to honor your father by sending these messengers to express his sympathy? No, David has sent his servants to you to get information about the city and spy on it so they can overthrow it!"

Job 1:11

But extend your hand and strike everything he has, and he will no doubt curse you to your face!"

Amos 7:10

Amaziah the priest of Bethel sent this message to King Jeroboam of Israel: "Amos is conspiring against you in the very heart of the kingdom of Israel! The land cannot endure all his prophecies.

Fools » Characteristics of » Slander

Slander » False accusations, general references to

1 Samuel 1:14

So he said to her, "How often do you intend to get drunk? Put away your wine!"

Nehemiah 6:7

You have also established prophets to announce in Jerusalem on your behalf, 'We have a king in Judah!' Now the king is going to hear about these rumors. So come on! Let's talk about this."

Job 2:5

But extend your hand and strike his bone and his flesh, and he will no doubt curse you to your face!"

Job 22:6

"For you took pledges from your brothers for no reason, and you stripped the clothing from the naked.

Jeremiah 37:13

But he only got as far as the Benjamin Gate. There an officer in charge of the guards named Irijah, who was the son of Shelemiah and the grandson of Hananiah, stopped him. He seized Jeremiah and said, "You are deserting to the Babylonians!"

Slander » Of Christ and his disciples

Luke 23:2

They began to accuse him, saying, "We found this man subverting our nation, forbidding us to pay the tribute tax to Caesar and claiming that he himself is Christ, a king."

Acts 6:13

They brought forward false witnesses who said, "This man does not stop saying things against this holy place and the law.

More verses: Acts 24:5

Slander » General references to

Psalm 101:5

I will destroy anyone who slanders his neighbor in secret. I will not tolerate anyone who has a cocky demeanor and an arrogant attitude.

Jeremiah 9:4

Everyone must be on his guard around his friends. He must not even trust any of his relatives. For every one of them will find some way to cheat him. And all of his friends will tell lies about him.

Psalm 31:13

For I hear what so many are saying, the terrifying news that comes from every direction. When they plot together against me, they figure out how they can take my life.

Slander » Examples of

2 Samuel 10:3

the Ammonite officials said to their lord Hanun, "Do you really think David is trying to honor your father by sending these messengers to express his sympathy? No, David has sent his servants to you to get information about the city and spy on it so they can overthrow it!"

Job 1:11

But extend your hand and strike everything he has, and he will no doubt curse you to your face!"

Amos 7:10

Amaziah the priest of Bethel sent this message to King Jeroboam of Israel: "Amos is conspiring against you in the very heart of the kingdom of Israel! The land cannot endure all his prophecies.

Slander » Includes » Bearing false witness

Luke 3:14

Then some soldiers also asked him, "And as for us -- what should we do?" He told them, "Take money from no one by violence or by false accusation, and be content with your pay."

Slander » The wicked addicted to

Jeremiah 6:28

I reported, "All of them are the most stubborn of rebels! They are as hard as bronze or iron. They go about telling lies. They all deal corruptly.

Jeremiah 9:4

Everyone must be on his guard around his friends. He must not even trust any of his relatives. For every one of them will find some way to cheat him. And all of his friends will tell lies about him.

Slander » Forbidden

James 4:11

Do not speak against one another, brothers and sisters. He who speaks against a fellow believer or judges a fellow believer speaks against the law and judges the law. But if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but its judge.

Slander » Saints exposed to

1 Peter 4:4

So they are astonished when you do not rush with them into the same flood of wickedness, and they vilify you.

Psalm 38:12

Those who seek my life try to entrap me; those who want to harm me speak destructive words; all day long they say deceitful things.

Psalm 109:2

For they say cruel and deceptive things to me; they lie to me.

Slander » Instances of » That he was a king

Luke 23:2

They began to accuse him, saying, "We found this man subverting our nation, forbidding us to pay the tribute tax to Caesar and claiming that he himself is Christ, a king."

John 18:37

Then Pilate said, "So you are a king!" Jesus replied, "You say that I am a king. For this reason I was born, and for this reason I came into the world -- to testify to the truth. Everyone who belongs to the truth listens to my voice."

John 19:1-5

Then Pilate took Jesus and had him flogged severely. The soldiers braided a crown of thorns and put it on his head, and they clothed him in a purple robe. They came up to him again and again and said, "Hail, king of the Jews!" And they struck him repeatedly in the face. read more.
Again Pilate went out and said to the Jewish leaders, "Look, I am bringing him out to you, so that you may know that I find no reason for an accusation against him." So Jesus came outside, wearing the crown of thorns and the purple robe. Pilate said to them, "Look, here is the man!"

Slander » Instances of » Of david, by his enemies

Psalm 64:3

They sharpen their tongues like a sword; they aim their arrow, a slanderous charge,

Psalm 31:13

For I hear what so many are saying, the terrifying news that comes from every direction. When they plot together against me, they figure out how they can take my life.

Psalm 35:21

They are ready to devour me; they say, "Aha! Aha! We've got you!"

Psalm 41:5

My enemies ask this cruel question about me, 'When will he finally die and be forgotten?'

Slander » Includes » Defaming

Jeremiah 20:10

I hear many whispering words of intrigue against me. Those who would cause me terror are everywhere! They are saying, "Come on, let's publicly denounce him!" All my so-called friends are just watching for something that would lead to my downfall. They say, "Perhaps he can be enticed into slipping up, so we can prevail over him and get our revenge on him.

Slander » Punishment for

Psalm 101:5

I will destroy anyone who slanders his neighbor in secret. I will not tolerate anyone who has a cocky demeanor and an arrogant attitude.

Deuteronomy 19:16-21

If a false witness testifies against another person and accuses him of a crime, then both parties to the controversy must stand before the Lord, that is, before the priests and judges who will be in office in those days. The judges will thoroughly investigate the matter, and if the witness should prove to be false and to have given false testimony against the accused, read more.
you must do to him what he had intended to do to the accused. In this way you will purge evil from among you. The rest of the people will hear and become afraid to keep doing such evil among you. You must not show pity; the principle will be a life for a life, an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, a hand for a hand, and a foot for a foot.

Slander » Includes » Whispering

2 Corinthians 12:20

For I am afraid that somehow when I come I will not find you what I wish, and you will find me not what you wish. I am afraid that somehow there may be quarreling, jealousy, intense anger, selfish ambition, slander, gossip, arrogance, and disorder.

Slander » Includes » Backbiting

2 Corinthians 12:20

For I am afraid that somehow when I come I will not find you what I wish, and you will find me not what you wish. I am afraid that somehow there may be quarreling, jealousy, intense anger, selfish ambition, slander, gossip, arrogance, and disorder.

Romans 1:30

slanderers, haters of God, insolent, arrogant, boastful, contrivers of all sorts of evil, disobedient to parents,

Slander » Is venomous

Ecclesiastes 10:11

If the snake should bite before it is charmed, the snake charmer is in trouble.

Slander » Illustrated

Proverbs 25:18

Like a club or a sword or a sharp arrow, so is the one who testifies against his neighbor as a false witness.

Slander » Effects of » Separating friends

Slander » Effects of » Deadly wounds

Proverbs 18:8

The words of a gossip are like choice morsels; they go down into the person's innermost being.

Proverbs 26:22

The words of a gossip are like delicious morsels; they go down into a person's innermost being.

Slander » Ministers exposed to

Romans 3:8

And why not say, "Let us do evil so that good may come of it"? -- as some who slander us allege that we say. (Their condemnation is deserved!)

2 Corinthians 6:8

through glory and dishonor, through slander and praise; regarded as impostors, and yet true;

Slander » An abomination unto God

Proverbs 6:16

There are six things that the Lord hates, even seven things that are an abomination to him:

Slander » Saints » Should lay aside

Slander » Saints » Should give no occasion for

Slander » Christ was exposed to

Matthew 26:60

But they did not find anything, though many false witnesses came forward. Finally two came forward

Slander » Effects of » Murder

Psalm 31:13

For I hear what so many are saying, the terrifying news that comes from every direction. When they plot together against me, they figure out how they can take my life.

Ezekiel 22:9

Slanderous men shed blood within you. Those who live within you eat pagan sacrifices on the mountains; they commit obscene acts among you.

Slander » Saints » Should keep their tongue from

Slander » Men shall give account for

Slander » Includes » Evil speaking

Psalm 41:5

My enemies ask this cruel question about me, 'When will he finally die and be forgotten?'

Psalm 109:20

May the Lord repay my accusers in this way, those who say evil things about me!

Slander » Comes from the evil heart

Luke 6:45

The good person out of the good treasury of his heart produces good, and the evil person out of his evil treasury produces evil, for his mouth speaks from what fills his heart.

Slander » Saints should keep their tongues from

Slander » Often arises from hatred

Psalm 41:7

All who hate me whisper insults about me to one another; they plan ways to harm me.

Psalm 109:3

They surround me and say hateful things; they attack me for no reason.

Slander » Saints » Characterized as avoiding

Psalm 15:1

A psalm of David. Lord, who may be a guest in your home? Who may live on your holy hill?

Psalm 15:3

He does not slander, or do harm to others, or insult his neighbor.

Slander » Rulers exposed to

Jude 1:8

Yet these men, as a result of their dreams, defile the flesh, reject authority, and insult the glorious ones.

Slander » Instances of » Of mephiboseth, by ziba

2 Samuel 19:24-30

Now Mephibosheth, Saul's grandson, came down to meet the king. From the day the king had left until the day he safely returned, Mephibosheth had not cared for his feet nor trimmed his mustache nor washed his clothes. When he came from Jerusalem to meet the king, the king asked him, "Why didn't you go with me, Mephibosheth?" He replied, "My lord the king, my servant deceived me! I said, 'Let me get my donkey saddled so that I can ride on it and go with the king,' for I am lame. read more.
But my servant has slandered me to my lord the king. But my lord the king is like an angel of God. Do whatever seems appropriate to you. After all, there was no one in the entire house of my grandfather who did not deserve death from my lord the king. But instead you allowed me to eat at your own table! What further claim do I have to ask the king for anything?" Then the king replied to him, "Why should you continue speaking like this? You and Ziba will inherit the field together." Mephibosheth said to the king, "Let him have the whole thing! My lord the king has returned safely to his house!"

2 Samuel 16:3

The king asked, "Where is your master's grandson?" Ziba replied to the king, "He remains in Jerusalem, for he said, 'Today the house of Israel will give back to me my grandfather's kingdom.'"

Slander » Instances of » That he had a demon

John 10:20

Many of them were saying, "He is possessed by a demon and has lost his mind! Why do you listen to him?"

John 8:48

The Judeans replied, "Aren't we correct in saying that you are a Samaritan and are possessed by a demon?"

John 8:52

Then the Judeans responded, "Now we know you're possessed by a demon! Both Abraham and the prophets died, and yet you say, 'If anyone obeys my teaching, he will never experience death.'

Slander » Instances of » That he blasphemed

John 5:18

For this reason the Jewish leaders were trying even harder to kill him, because not only was he breaking the Sabbath, but he was also calling God his own Father, thus making himself equal with God.

Mark 14:64

You have heard the blasphemy! What is your verdict?" They all condemned him as deserving death.

Slander » Includes » Babbling

Ecclesiastes 10:11

If the snake should bite before it is charmed, the snake charmer is in trouble.

Slander » Saints » Should return good for

Slander » End of, is mischievous madness

Ecclesiastes 10:13

At the beginning his words are foolish and at the end his talk is wicked madness,

Slander » Exemplified » Doeg

1 Samuel 22:9-11

But Doeg the Edomite, who had stationed himself with the servants of Saul, replied, "I saw this son of Jesse come to Ahimelech son of Ahitub at Nob. He inquired of the Lord for him and gave him provisions. He also gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine." Then the king arranged for a meeting with the priest Ahimelech son of Ahitub and all the priests of his father's house who were at Nob. They all came to the king.

Slander » Exemplified » Jews

Matthew 11:18-19

For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, 'He has a demon!' The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Look at him, a glutton and a drunk, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!' But wisdom is vindicated by her deeds."

Slander » A characteristic of the devil

Slander » Includes » Tale-bearing

Leviticus 19:16

You must not go about as a slanderer among your people. You must not stand idly by when your neighbor's life is at stake. I am the Lord.

Slander » Servants of God exposed to

Romans 3:8

And why not say, "Let us do evil so that good may come of it"? -- as some who slander us allege that we say. (Their condemnation is deserved!)

2 Corinthians 6:8

through glory and dishonor, through slander and praise; regarded as impostors, and yet true;

Slander » Instances of » That he was seditious

Luke 22:65

They also said many other things against him, reviling him.

Luke 23:5

But they persisted in saying, "He incites the people by teaching throughout all Judea. It started in Galilee and ended up here!"

Slander » Effects of » Strife

Proverbs 26:20

Where there is no wood, a fire goes out, and where there is no gossip, contention ceases.

Slander » Includes » Tattling

1 Timothy 5:13

And besides that, going around from house to house they learn to be lazy, and they are not only lazy, but also gossips and busybodies, talking about things they should not.

Slander » Should give no occasion for

Slander » Should be discountenanced with anger

Slander » They who indulge in, are fools

Slander » Minister's wives should avoid

1 Timothy 3:11

Likewise also their wives must be dignified, not slanderous, temperate, faithful in every respect.

Slander » Idleness leads to

1 Timothy 5:13

And besides that, going around from house to house they learn to be lazy, and they are not only lazy, but also gossips and busybodies, talking about things they should not.

Slander » Exemplified » Princes of ammon

2 Samuel 10:3

the Ammonite officials said to their lord Hanun, "Do you really think David is trying to honor your father by sending these messengers to express his sympathy? No, David has sent his servants to you to get information about the city and spy on it so they can overthrow it!"

Slander » Exemplified » Children of belial

1 Kings 21:13

The two villains arrived and sat opposite him. Then the villains testified against Naboth right before the people, saying, "Naboth cursed God and the king." So they dragged him outside the city and stoned him to death.

Slander » Exemplified » Jeremiah's enemies

Jeremiah 38:4

So these officials said to the king, "This man must be put to death. For he is demoralizing the soldiers who are left in the city as well as all the other people there by these things he is saying. This man is not seeking to help these people but is trying to harm them."

Slander » Exemplified » Ziba

2 Samuel 16:3

The king asked, "Where is your master's grandson?" Ziba replied to the king, "He remains in Jerusalem, for he said, 'Today the house of Israel will give back to me my grandfather's kingdom.'"

Slander » Effects of » Discord among brethren

Slander » Includes » Judging uncharitably

James 4:11-12

Do not speak against one another, brothers and sisters. He who speaks against a fellow believer or judges a fellow believer speaks against the law and judges the law. But if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but its judge. But there is only one who is lawgiver and judge -- the one who is able to save and destroy. On the other hand, who are you to judge your neighbor?

Slander » Includes » Repeating matters

Slander » Includes » Evil surmising

1 Timothy 6:4

he is conceited and understands nothing, but has an unhealthy interest in controversies and verbal disputes. This gives rise to envy, dissension, slanders, evil suspicions,

Slander » Should not be listened to

1 Samuel 24:9

David said to Saul, "Why do you pay attention when men say, 'David is seeking to do you harm'?

Slander » Hypocrites addicted to

Slander » Is destructive

Slander » Exemplified » Laban's sons

Genesis 31:1

Jacob heard that Laban's sons were complaining, "Jacob has taken everything that belonged to our father! He has gotten rich at our father's expense!"

Slander » Exemplified » Gashmu

Nehemiah 6:6

Written in it were the following words: "Among the nations it is rumored (and Geshem has substantiated this) that you and the Jews have intentions of revolting, and for this reason you are building the wall. Furthermore, according to these rumors you are going to become their king.

Slander » Saints » Blessed in enduring

Slander » They who indulge in, not to be trusted

Jeremiah 9:4

Everyone must be on his guard around his friends. He must not even trust any of his relatives. For every one of them will find some way to cheat him. And all of his friends will tell lies about him.

Slander » Instances of » Joseph by potiphar's wife

Genesis 39:14-18

she called for her household servants and said to them, "See, my husband brought in a Hebrew man to us to humiliate us. He tried to have sex with me, but I screamed loudly. When he heard me raise my voice and scream, he left his outer garment beside me and ran outside." So she laid his outer garment beside her until his master came home. read more.
This is what she said to him: "That Hebrew slave you brought to us tried to humiliate me, but when I raised my voice and screamed, he left his outer garment and ran outside."

Slander » Instances of » Of naboth, by jezebel

1 Kings 21:9-14

This is what she wrote: "Observe a time of fasting and seat Naboth in front of the people. Also seat two villains opposite him and have them testify, 'You cursed God and the king.' Then take him out and stone him to death." The men of the city, the leaders and the nobles who lived there, followed the written orders Jezebel had sent them. read more.
They observed a time of fasting and put Naboth in front of the people. The two villains arrived and sat opposite him. Then the villains testified against Naboth right before the people, saying, "Naboth cursed God and the king." So they dragged him outside the city and stoned him to death. Then they reported to Jezebel, "Naboth has been stoned to death."

Slander » Exemplified » David's enemies

Psalm 31:13

For I hear what so many are saying, the terrifying news that comes from every direction. When they plot together against me, they figure out how they can take my life.

Slander » Exemplified » Enemies of the jews

Ezra 4:7-16

And during the reign of Artaxerxes, Bishlam, Mithredath, Tabeel, and the rest of their colleagues wrote to King Artaxerxes of Persia. This letter was first written in Aramaic but then translated. [Aramaic:] Rehum the commander and Shimshai the scribe wrote a letter concerning Jerusalem to King Artaxerxes as follows: From Rehum the commander, Shimshai the scribe, and the rest of their colleagues -- the judges, the rulers, the officials, the secretaries, the Erechites, the Babylonians, the people of Susa (that is, the Elamites), read more.
and the rest of nations whom the great and noble Ashurbanipal deported and settled in the cities of Samaria and other places in Trans-Euphrates. (This is a copy of the letter they sent to him:) "To King Artaxerxes, from your servants in Trans-Euphrates: Now let the king be aware that the Jews who came up to us from you have gone to Jerusalem. They are rebuilding that rebellious and odious city. They are completing its walls and repairing its foundations. Let the king also be aware that if this city is built and its walls are completed, no more tax, custom, or toll will be paid, and the royal treasury will suffer loss. In light of the fact that we are loyal to the king, and since it does not seem appropriate to us that the king should sustain damage, we are sending the king this information so that he may initiate a search of the records of his predecessors and discover in those records that this city is rebellious and injurious to both kings and provinces, producing internal revolts from long ago. It is for this very reason that this city was destroyed. We therefore are informing the king that if this city is rebuilt and its walls are completed, you will not retain control of this portion of Trans-Euphrates."

Slander » Includes » Raising false reports

Slander » Saints » Should be warned against

Titus 3:1-2

Remind them to be subject to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work. They must not slander anyone, but be peaceable, gentle, showing complete courtesy to all people.

Slander » The nearest relations exposed to

Slander » Exemplified » Haman

Esther 3:8

Then Haman said to King Ahasuerus, "There is a particular people that is dispersed and spread among the inhabitants throughout all the provinces of your kingdom whose laws differ from those of all other peoples. Furthermore, they do not observe the king's laws. It is not appropriate for the king to provide a haven for them.

Slander » Is a deceitful work

Psalm 52:2

Your tongue carries out your destructive plans; it is as effective as a sharp razor, O deceiver.

Slander » The wicked love

Psalm 52:4

You love to use all the words that destroy, and the tongue that deceives.

Slander » Instances of » Of jeremiah, by the jews

Jeremiah 18:18

Then some people said, "Come on! Let us consider how to deal with Jeremiah! There will still be priests to instruct us, wise men to give us advice, and prophets to declare God's word. Come on! Let's bring charges against him and get rid of him! Then we will not need to pay attention to anything he says."

Slander » Exemplified » Enemies of stephen

Acts 6:11

Then they secretly instigated some men to say, "We have heard this man speaking blasphemous words against Moses and God."

Slander » Exemplified » Enemies of paul

Acts 17:7

and Jason has welcomed them as guests! They are all acting against Caesar's decrees, saying there is another king named Jesus!"

Slander » Exemplified » priests

Mark 15:3

Then the chief priests began to accuse him repeatedly.

Slander » Characterized as avoiding

Psalm 15:1

A psalm of David. Lord, who may be a guest in your home? Who may live on your holy hill?

Psalm 15:3

He does not slander, or do harm to others, or insult his neighbor.

Slander » Should be warned against

Titus 3:1-2

Remind them to be subject to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work. They must not slander anyone, but be peaceable, gentle, showing complete courtesy to all people.

Slander » Women warned against

Titus 2:3

Older women likewise are to exhibit behavior fitting for those who are holy, not slandering, not slaves to excessive drinking, but teaching what is good.

Slander » Characteristic of » The Devil

Slander » Instances of » Of jesus, by the jews falsely charging that he was a winebibber (wino)

Slander » Instances of » The land of canaan misrepresented by the spies

Numbers 14:36

The men whom Moses sent to investigate the land, who returned and made the whole community murmur against him by producing an evil report about the land,

Slander » Wives of God's servants should avoid

1 Timothy 3:11

Likewise also their wives must be dignified, not slanderous, temperate, faithful in every respect.

Slander » Those who indulge in, are fools

Slander » People shall give account for

Slander » Evil people addicted to

Slander » Saints should lay aside

Slander » Causes anger

Slander » The tongue of, is a scourge

Job 5:21

You will be protected from malicious gossip, and will not be afraid of the destruction when it comes.

Slander » Should return good for

Slander » Hypocrites habitually

Slander » Wicked people love

Psalm 52:4

You love to use all the words that destroy, and the tongue that deceives.

Slander » Blessed in enduring

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