The one who comes to visit me speaks lies; in his heart he thinks slanderous things about me and goes around spreading them.
Whoever spreads gossip betrays secrets, but the trustworthy person keeps a confidence.
Whoever spreads gossip betrays confidences; so don't get involved with someone who talks too much.
All of them are very rebellious, going around as slanderers. They're bronze and iron, and all of them are corrupt.
Whoever conceals hatred is a deceitful liar, and whoever spreads slander is a fool.
Jesus ordered the people not to tell anyone, but the more he kept ordering them, the more they kept spreading the news.
His fame spread throughout Syria, and people brought to him everyone who was sick those afflicted with various diseases and pains, the demon-possessed, the epileptics, and the paralyzed and he healed them.
At once his fame began to spread throughout the surrounding region of Galilee.
So the soldiers took the money, did as they were instructed, and this story has been spread among the Jews to this day.
This is what the man told me: "Son of Man, watch carefully, listen closely, and remember everything I'm going to be showing you, because you've been brought here to be shown what you're about to see. Be sure that you tell the house of Israel everything that you observe."
But they went out and spread the news about him throughout that region.
What I tell you in darkness you must speak in the daylight, and what is whispered in your ear you must shout from the housetops.
But Paul told the guards, "The magistrates have had us beaten publicly without a trial and have thrown us into jail, even though we are Roman citizens. Now are they going to throw us out secretly? Certainly not! Have them come and escort us out."