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39 Bible Verses about Speech

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Titus 2:8

that he who opposeth it may be ashamed, having no evil to say of you.

1 Corinthians 14:9

So also unless ye utter by the tongue intelligible words, how shall what is spoken be understood? for thus ye will be only talking to the wind.

1 Corinthians 2:1

And I, when I came among you, brethren, came not with excellency of language, or of human wisdom, declaring unto you the testimony of God:

Colossians 3:8

But now put away all these also, wrath, animosity, malice, calumny, and filthy discourse out of your mouth.

2 Corinthians 6:7

by love unfeigned, by the word of truth, by the power of God, with the armour of righteousness on the right and on the left; through honor and dishonor,

1 Corinthians 2:4

And my discourse, and my preaching was not with the persuasive words of human wisdom, but in the demonstration of the Spirit and of power;

2 Corinthians 8:7

And as ye abound in every other grace, in faith, and utterance, and knowledge, and in all diligence, and in your love to us, that ye may abound in this grace also.

John 16:25

These things have I spoken to you in parables: but the time is coming when I shall no more speak to you in parables, but tell you with plainness concerning the Father.

2 Corinthians 11:6

yet not in knowledge ---but we have been fully manifested among you in all things.

Colossians 2:4

And this I say, least any one should deceive you with fine speeches.

2 Corinthians 10:10

for his letters, say they, are weighty and powerful, but his bodily presence is weak, and his speech contemptible.

2 Corinthians 7:4

I use much freedom of speech to you, and I boast much of you: I am filled with comfort, and superabound in joy above all our affliction.

John 16:29

His disciples said unto Him, Now indeed Thou speakest plainly, and usest no parable.

Matthew 26:73

Verily thou also art one of them, for thy speech discovers thee:

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Language » Called » Speech

Mark 14:70

And a little after, they that stood by, said to Peter again, Thou art certainly one of them: for thou art a Galilean, and thy speech is like theirs.

Acts 14:11

And the people, seeing what Paul had done, lifted up their voice, saying in the Lycaonian tongue, The gods are come down to us in the likeness of men.

Rab-shakeh (rabshakeh) » Sent by » Sennacherib » Speech » Surrender of » Jeruslaem

Speech » Evil, general references to

James 3:6

And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our several parts, defiling the whole body, inflaming the course of nature, and is set on fire by hell.

Speech » Admonitions concerning

Titus 2:8

that he who opposeth it may be ashamed, having no evil to say of you.

More verses: James 3:2

Speech » Plainness of

Acts 7:52

Which of the prophets did not your fathers persecute? and slew those who prophesied concerning the coming of that righteous One, of whom ye have been now the betrayers and murderers;

Matthew 3:7

But when he saw many of the pharisees and sadducees coming to his baptism, he said unto them, O generation of vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come?

Uprightness » Should be in » Speech

Topics on Speech

Figures Of Speech

Galatians 4:24

Which things are figurative; for these persons are emblems of the two covenants, the one from mount Sinai, bringing forth children unto bondage, which is Hagar: for this name Hagar,

Powers Of Speech

Luke 6:45

A good man, out of the good treasure of his heart, bringeth forth that which is good; and an evil man, out of the evil treasure of his heart, bringeth forth that which is evil: for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaketh.

Speech Impediments

Mark 7:32

And they brought to Him a deaf man, who had likewise an impediment in his speech, and pray Him to put his hand upon him.

Speech, Divine

Hebrews 1:1-2

God, who at sundry times, and various ways, spake of old unto the fathers by the prophets, hath in these last days spoken to us by his Son,

Speech, Negative Aspects Of

Matthew 12:33-35

Either allow the tree to be good, and it's fruit good; or shew the tree to be corrupt, and it's fruit corrupt: for the tree is known by it's fruit.

Speech, Positive Aspects Of

Ephesians 4:29-31

Let no corrupt word come out of your mouth; but what is good to useful edification, that it may benefit the hearers.

Speech, Power And Significance Of

James 3:1-12

My brethren, be not many teachers, knowing that we who are such shall pass a stricter trial than others: for in many things we all offend;