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59 Bible Verses about speaking

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1 Corinthians 14:9

Thus also ye with the tongue, unless ye give a distinct speech, how shall it be known what is spoken? for ye will be speaking to the air.

1 Corinthians 14:2

For he that speaks with a tongue does not speak to men but to God: for no one hears; but in spirit he speaks mysteries.

Psalm 85:8

I will hear what God, Jehovah, will speak; for he will speak peace unto his people, and to his godly ones: but let them not turn again to folly.

Job 33:14

For God speaketh once, and twice, and man perceiveth it not --

1 Corinthians 14:27

If any one speak with a tongue, let it be two, or at the most three, and separately, and let one interpret;

Proverbs 31:8

Open thy mouth for the dumb, for the cause of all those that are left desolate.

1 Corinthians 14:19

but in the assembly I desire to speak five words with my understanding, that I may instruct others also, rather than ten thousand words in a tongue.

2 Corinthians 4:13

And having the same spirit of faith, according to what is written, I have believed, therefore have I spoken; we also believe, therefore also we speak;

Ecclesiastes 3:7

A time to rend, and a time to sew; A time to keep silence, and a time to speak;

John 4:26

Jesus says to her, I who speak to thee am he.

Ecclesiastes 7:21

Also give not heed unto all words that are spoken, lest thou hear thy servant curse thee.

1 Corinthians 14:28

but if there be no interpreter, let him be silent in the assembly, and let him speak to himself and to God.

Isaiah 52:6

Therefore my people shall know my name; therefore they shall know in that day that I am HE, that saith, Here am I.

Acts 2:8

and how do we hear them each in our own dialect in which we have been born,

Job 34:35

Job hath spoken without knowledge, and his words were not with intelligence.

Jeremiah 1:7

But Jehovah said unto me, Say not, I am a child; for thou shalt go to whomsoever I shall send thee, and whatsoever I command thee thou shalt speak.

Job 32:4

But Elihu had waited till Job had finished speaking, because they were older than he.

Proverbs 23:9

Speak not in the ears of a foolish man, for he will despise the wisdom of thy words.

1 Corinthians 14:34

Let your women be silent in the assemblies, for it is not permitted to them to speak; but to be in subjection, as the law also says.

John 16:25

These things I have spoken to you in allegories; the hour is coming that I will no longer speak to you in allegories, but will declare to you openly concerning the Father.

Luke 1:20

and behold, thou shalt be silent and not able to speak, till the day in which these things shall take place, because thou hast not believed my words, the which shall be fulfilled in their time.

Isaiah 28:11

For with stammering lips and a strange tongue will he speak to this people;

Jeremiah 5:14

Therefore thus saith Jehovah, the God of hosts: Because ye speak this word, behold, I will make my words in thy mouth fire, and this people wood, and it shall devour them.

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James 3:6

and the tongue is fire, the world of unrighteousness; the tongue is set in our members, the defiler of the whole body, and which sets fire to the course of nature, and is set on fire of hell.

More verses: Titus 3:1-2

Speaking » Folly in

Matthew 12:36-37

But I say unto you, that every idle word which men shall say, they shall render an account of it in judgment-day: for by thy words thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned.

Proverbs 18:6-7

A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calleth for stripes. A fool's mouth is destruction to him, and his lips are a snare to his soul.

Ecclesiastes 5:7

For in the multitude of dreams are vanities; so with many words: but fear God.

Proverbs 26:9

As a thorn goeth up into the hand of a drunkard, so is a proverb in the mouth of fools.

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Topics on Speaking

Christ Speaking

43;18;20

Jesus answered him, I spoke openly to the world; I taught always in the synagogue and in the temple, where all the Jews come together, and in secret I have spoken nothing.

Christ Speaking To Disciples

40;12;49

And, stretching out his hand to his disciples, he said, Behold my mother and my brethren;

Evil Speaking

60;2;1

Laying aside therefore all malice and all guile and hypocrisies and envyings and all evil speakings,

God Speaking

1;1;3

And God said, Let there be light. And there was light.

God Speaking Of Old

58;1;1

God having spoken in many parts and in many ways formerly to the fathers in the prophets,

Speaking Again

18;33;14

For God speaketh once, and twice, and man perceiveth it not --

Speaking As From God

24;15;19

Therefore thus saith Jehovah: If thou return, then will I bring thee again, thou shalt stand before me; and if thou take forth the precious from the vile, thou shalt be as my mouth. Let them return unto thee; but return not thou unto them.

Speaking By The Spirit

10;23;2

The Spirit of Jehovah spoke by me, And his word was on my tongue.

Speaking In Christ's Name

40;7;22

Many shall say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied through thy name, and through thy name cast out demons, and through thy name done many works of power?

Speaking In Tongues

44;19;1-7

And it came to pass, while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul, having passed through the upper districts, came to Ephesus, and finding certain disciples,

Speaking The Word God Gives

2;4;12

And now go, and I will be with thy mouth, and will teach thee what thou shalt say.

Speaking To God

1;18;27

And Abraham answered and said, Behold now, I have ventured to speak unto the Lord; I, who am dust and ashes.

Speaking Truth

49;4;15

but, holding the truth in love, we may grow up to him in all things, who is the head, the Christ:

Speaking With The Mouth

26;3;27

And when I speak with thee, I will open thy mouth, and thou shalt say unto them, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: He that heareth, let him hear; and he that forbeareth, let him forbear: for they are a rebellious house.

Speaking, Evil

45;3;13

their throat is an open sepulchre; with their tongues they have used deceit; asps' poison is under their lips:

Speaking, Wisdom In

59;1;19

So that, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;

The Dumb Speaking

42;1;64

And his mouth was opened immediately, and his tongue, and he spake, blessing God.

The Spirit Speaking

44;8;29

And the Spirit said to Philip, Approach and join this chariot.

While Still Speaking

23;65;24

And it shall come to pass, that before they call, I will answer; while they are yet speaking, I will hear.