123 occurrences

'Lips' in the Bible

Moses spoke before Yahweh, saying, "Behold, the children of Israel haven't listened to me. How then shall Pharaoh listen to me, who am of uncircumcised lips?"

Moses said before Yahweh, "Behold, I am of uncircumcised lips, and how shall Pharaoh listen to me?"

"'Or if anyone swears rashly with his lips to do evil, or to do good, whatever it is that a man might utter rashly with an oath, and it is hidden from him; when he knows of it, then he shall be guilty of one of these.

"If she is [married] to a husband, while her vows are on her, or the rash utterance of her lips, with which she has bound her soul,

But if her husband disallow her in the day that he hears it, then he shall make void her vow which is on her, and the rash utterance of her lips, with which she has bound her soul: and Yahweh will forgive her.

But if her husband made them null and void in the day that he heard them, then whatever proceeded out of her lips concerning her vows, or concerning the bond of her soul, shall not stand: her husband has made them void; and Yahweh will forgive her.

That which is gone out of your lips you shall observe and do; according as you have vowed to Yahweh your God, a freewill offering, which you have promised with your mouth.

Now Hannah spoke in her heart. Only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard. Therefore Eli thought she had been drunken.

Because of your raging against me, and because your arrogance has come up into my ears, therefore will I put my hook in your nose, and my bridle in your lips, and I will turn you back by the way by which you came."

But he said to her, "You speak as one of the foolish women would speak. What? Shall we receive good at the hand of God, and shall we not receive evil?" In all this Job didn't sin with his lips.

He will still fill your mouth with laughter, your lips with shouting.

But oh that God would speak, and open his lips against you,

Hear now my reasoning. Listen to the pleadings of my lips.

Your own mouth condemns you, and not I. Yes, your own lips testify against you.

I will speak, that I may be refreshed. I will open my lips and answer.

My words shall utter the uprightness of my heart. That which my lips know they shall speak sincerely.

May Yahweh cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that boasts,

who have said, "With our tongue we will prevail. Our lips are our own. Who is lord over us?"

Their sorrows shall be multiplied who give gifts to another god. Their drink offerings of blood I will not offer, nor take their names on my lips.

As for the works of men, by the word of your lips, I have kept myself from the ways of the violent.

You have given him his heart's desire, and have not withheld the request of his lips. Selah.

All those who see me mock me. They insult me with their lips. They shake their heads, saying,

I have proclaimed glad news of righteousness in the great assembly. Behold, I will not seal my lips, Yahweh, you know.

But to the wicked God says, "What right do you have to declare my statutes, that you have taken my covenant on your lips,

Behold, they spew with their mouth. Swords are in their lips, "For," they say, "who hears us?"

For the sin of their mouth, and the words of their lips, let them be caught in their pride, for the curses and lies which they utter.

My soul shall be satisfied as with the richest food. My mouth shall praise you with joyful lips,

which my lips promised, and my mouth spoke, when I was in distress.

My lips shall shout for joy! My soul, which you have redeemed, sings praises to you!

because they were rebellious against his spirit, he spoke rashly with his lips.

With my lips, I have declared all the ordinances of your mouth.

As for the head of those who surround me, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.

that you may maintain discretion, that your lips may preserve knowledge.

For the lips of an adulteress drip honey. Her mouth is smoother than oil,

Hear, for I will speak excellent things. The opening of my lips is for right things.

For my mouth speaks truth. Wickedness is an abomination to my lips.

Wisdom is found on the lips of him who has discernment, but a rod is for the back of him who is void of understanding.

The lips of the righteous feed many, but the foolish die for lack of understanding.

The lips of the righteous know what is acceptable, but the mouth of the wicked is perverse.

An evil man is trapped by sinfulness of lips, but the righteous shall come out of trouble.

Truth's lips will be established forever, but a lying tongue is only momentary.

By the fruit of his lips, a man enjoys good things; but the unfaithful crave violence.

The lips of the wise spread knowledge; not so with the heart of fools.

Inspired judgments are on the lips of the king. He shall not betray his mouth.

Righteous lips are the delight of kings. They value one who speaks the truth.

One who winks his eyes to plot perversities, one who compresses his lips, is bent on evil.

An evildoer heeds wicked lips. A liar gives ear to a mischievous tongue.

Even a fool, when he keeps silent, is counted wise. When he shuts his lips, he is thought to be discerning.

A man's stomach is filled with the fruit of his mouth. With the harvest of his lips he is satisfied.

He who goes about as a tale-bearer reveals secrets; therefore don't keep company with him who opens wide his lips.

For it is a pleasant thing if you keep them within you, if all of them are ready on your lips.

yes, my heart will rejoice, when your lips speak what is right.

A malicious man disguises himself with his lips, but he harbors evil in his heart.

Let another man praise you, and not your own mouth; a stranger, and not your own lips.

The words of a wise man's mouth are gracious; but a fool is swallowed by his own lips.

Your lips are like scarlet thread. Your mouth is lovely. Your temples are like a piece of a pomegranate behind your veil.

Your lips, my bride, drip like the honeycomb. Honey and milk are under your tongue. The smell of your garments is like the smell of Lebanon.

His cheeks are like a bed of spices with towers of perfumes. His lips are like lilies, dropping liquid myrrh.

Your mouth like the best wine, that goes down smoothly for my beloved, gliding through the lips of those who are asleep.

He touched my mouth with it, and said, "Behold, this has touched your lips; and your iniquity is taken away, and your sin forgiven."

but with righteousness he will judge the poor, and decide with equity for the humble of the earth. He will strike the earth with the rod of his mouth; and with the breath of his lips he will kill the wicked.

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שׂפם 
Sapham 
Usage: 5

שׂפת שׂפה 
Saphah 
Usage: 176

χεῖλος 
Cheilos 
Usage: 5