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59 Bible Verses about speaking

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1 Corinthians 14:9

So likewise you, except you utter by the tongue words easy to be understood, how shall it be known what is spoken? for you shall speak into the air.

1 Corinthians 14:2

For he that speaks in an unknown tongue speaks not unto men, but unto God: for no man understands him; but in the spirit he speaks mysteries.

Psalm 85:8

I will hear what God the LORD will speak: for he will speak peace unto his people, and to his saints: but let them not turn again to folly.

Job 33:14

For God speaks once, yea twice, yet man perceives it not.

1 Corinthians 14:27

If any man speak in an unknown tongue, let it be by two, or at the most by three, and that in turn; and let one interpret.

1 Corinthians 14:19

Yet in the church I had rather speak five words with my understanding, that by my voice I might teach others also, than ten thousand words in an unknown tongue.

2 Corinthians 4:13

We having the same spirit of faith, according as it is written, I believed, and therefore have I spoken; we also believe, and therefore speak;

Ecclesiastes 3:7

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

Psalm 31:18

Let the lying lips be put to silence; who speak grievous things proudly and contemptuously against the righteous.

Ephesians 5:12

For it is a shame even to speak of those things which are done of them in secret.

John 4:26

Jesus said unto her, I that speak unto you am he.

Ecclesiastes 7:21

Also take not to heart all words that are spoken; lest you hear your servant curse you:

1 Corinthians 14:28

But if there be no interpreter, let him keep silence in the church; 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 does speak: behold, it is I.

Acts 2:8

And how hear we every man in our own tongue, in which we were born?

Job 34:35

Job has spoken without knowledge, and his words were without wisdom.

Jeremiah 1:7

But the LORD said unto me, Say not, I am a child: for you shall go to all that I shall send you, and whatsoever I command you you shall speak.

Job 32:4

Now Elihu had waited till Job had spoken, because they were older than he.

Proverbs 23:9

Speak not in the ears of a fool: for he will despise the wisdom of your words.

1 Corinthians 14:34

Let your women keep silence in the churches: for it is not permitted unto them to speak; but they are commanded to be submissive, as also says the law.

John 16:25

These things have I spoken unto you in proverbs: but the time comes, when I shall no more speak unto you in proverbs, but I shall show you plainly of the Father.

Luke 1:20

And, behold, you shall be dumb, and not able to speak, until the day that these things shall be performed, because you believe not my words, which shall be fulfilled in their time.

Isaiah 28:11

For with stammering lips and another tongue will he speak to this people.

Jeremiah 5:14

Therefore thus says the LORD God of hosts, Because you speak this word, behold, I will make my words in your mouth fire, and this people wood, and it shall devour them.

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James 3:6

And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defiles the whole body, and sets on fire the course of nature; and it is set on fire by hell.

More verses: Titus 3:1-2

Speaking » Folly in

Matthew 12:36-37

But I say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment. For by your words you shall be justified, and by your words you shall be condemned.

Proverbs 18:6-7

A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calls for blows. A fool's mouth is his destruction, and his lips are the snare of his soul.

Ecclesiastes 5:7

For in the multitude of dreams and many words there are also many vanities: but you fear God.

Proverbs 26:9

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

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Christ Speaking

43;18;20

Jesus answered him, I spoke openly to the world; I always taught in the synagogue, and in the temple, where the Jews always met; and in secret have I said nothing.

Christ Speaking To Disciples

40;12;49

And he stretched forth his hand toward his disciples, and said, Behold my mother and my brothers!

Evil Speaking

60;2;1

Therefore laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil speaking,

God Speaking

1;1;3

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

God Speaking Of Old

58;1;1

God, who at many times and in various manners spoke in time past unto the fathers by the prophets,

Speaking Again

18;33;14

For God speaks once, yea twice, yet man perceives it not.

Speaking As From God

24;15;19

Therefore thus says the LORD, If you return, then will I bring you again, and you shall stand before me: and if you take forth the precious from the vile, you shall be as my mouth: let them return unto you; but return not you unto them.

Speaking By The Spirit

10;23;2

The Spirit of the LORD spoke by me, and his word was in my tongue.

Speaking In Christ's Name

40;7;22

Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in your name? and in your name have cast out demons? and in your name done many wonderful works?

Speaking In Tongues

44;19;1-7

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

Speaking The Word God Gives

2;4;12

Now therefore go, and I will be with your mouth, and teach you what you shall say.

Speaking To God

1;18;27

And Abraham answered and said, Behold now, I have taken upon me to speak unto the Lord, who am but dust and ashes:

Speaking Truth

49;4;15

But speaking the truth in love, may grow up into him in all things, who is the head, even Christ:

Speaking With The Mouth

26;3;27

But when I speak with you, I will open your mouth, and you shall say unto them, Thus says the Lord GOD; He that hears, let him hear; and he that refuses, let him refuse: for they are a rebellious house.

Speaking, Evil

45;3;13

Their throat is an open sepulcher; with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips:

Speaking, Wisdom In

59;1;19

Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger:

The Dumb Speaking

42;1;64

And his mouth was opened immediately, and his tongue loosed, and he spoke, and praised God.

The Spirit Speaking

44;8;29

Then the Spirit said unto Philip, Go near, and join yourself to this chariot.

While Still Speaking

23;65;24

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