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43 Bible Verses about The Power Of Words
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Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and they who indulge in it shall eat the fruit of it [for death or life].
Pleasant words are as a honeycomb, sweet to the mind and healing to the body.
And my language and my message were not set forth in persuasive (enticing and plausible) words of wisdom, but they were in demonstration of the [Holy] Spirit and power [ a proof by the Spirit and power of God, operating on me and stirring in the minds of my hearers the most holy emotions and thus persuading them],
And we are setting these truths forth in words not taught by human wisdom but taught by the [Holy] Spirit, combining and interpreting spiritual truths with spiritual language [to those who possess the Holy Spirit].
Whoever speaks, [let him do it as one who utters] oracles of God; whoever renders service, [let him do it] as with the strength which God furnishes abundantly, so that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ (the Messiah). To Him be the glory and dominion forever and ever (through endless ages). Amen (so be it).
So that your faith might not rest in the wisdom of men (human philosophy), but in the power of God.
Withhold not good from those to whom it is due [its rightful owners], when it is in the power of your hand to do it.
For I [Myself] will give you a mouth and such utterance and wisdom that all of your foes combined will be unable to stand against or refute.
For it is not you who are speaking, but the Spirit of your Father speaking through you.
For our [preaching of the] glad tidings (the Gospel) came to you not only in word, but also in [its own inherent] power and in the Holy Spirit and with great conviction and absolute certainty [on our part]. You know what kind of men we proved [ourselves] to be among you for your good.
Then the Lord put forth His hand and touched my mouth. And the Lord said to me, Behold, I have put My words in your mouth.
By [speaking] the word of truth, in the power of God, with the weapons of righteousness for the right hand [to attack] and for the left hand [to defend];
But Jesus replied to them, You are wrong because you know neither the Scriptures nor God's power.
For we are not, like so many, [like hucksters making a trade of] peddling God's Word [shortchanging and adulterating the divine message]; but like [men] of sincerity and the purest motive, as [commissioned and sent] by God, we speak [His message] in Christ (the Messiah), in the [very] sight and presence of God.
But when they deliver you up, do not be anxious about how or what you are to speak; for what you are to say will be given you in that very hour and moment,
It is the Spirit Who gives life [He is the Life-giver]; the flesh conveys no benefit whatever [there is no profit in it]. The words (truths) that I have been speaking to you are spirit and life.
[The Servant of God says] The Lord God has given Me the tongue of a disciple and of one who is taught, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him who is weary. He wakens Me morning by morning, He wakens My ear to hear as a disciple [as one who is taught].
A wise man is strong and is better than a strong man, and a man of knowledge increases and strengthens his power;
And the tongue is a fire. [The tongue is a] world of wickedness set among our members, contaminating and depraving the whole body and setting on fire the wheel of birth (the cycle of man's nature), being itself ignited by hell (Gehenna).
Whoever is of God listens to God. [Those who belong to God hear the words of God.] This is the reason that you do not listen [to those words, to Me]: because you do not belong to God and are not of God or in harmony with Him.
In the beginning God (prepared, formed, fashioned, and) created the heavens and the earth.
As for Me, this is My covenant or league with them, says the Lord: My Spirit, Who is upon you [and Who writes the law of God inwardly on the heart], and My words which I have put in your mouth shall not depart out of your mouth, or out of the mouths of your [true, spiritual] children, or out of the mouths of your children's children, says the Lord, from henceforth and forever.
Jesus said to them, Is not this where you wander out of the way and go wrong, because you know neither the Scriptures nor the power of God?
A man has joy in making an apt answer, and a word spoken at the right moment -- "how good it is!
By the word of the Lord were the heavens made, and all their host by the breath of His mouth.
Every word of God is tried and purified; He is a shield to those who trust and take refuge in Him.
The words of a [discreet and wise] man's mouth are like deep waters [plenteous and difficult to fathom], and the fountain of skillful and godly Wisdom is like a gushing stream [sparkling, fresh, pure, and life-giving].
- A Time To Speak
- Being Positive
- Beware Of Your Speech
- Christmas Tree
- Death Of Loved One
- Death of
- Eating, Metaphorical Use
- Life After Death
- Life And Death
- Losing A Friend
- Loss Of A Loved One
- Making Mistakes
- Powers Of Speech
- Speaking By The Spirit
- Speaking The Word God Gives
- Speech, Power And Significance Of
- The Power Of The Gospel