'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.
but I would strengthen you with my mouth. The solace of my lips would relieve you.
I haven't gone back from the commandment of his lips. I have treasured up the words of his mouth more than my necessary food.
surely my lips shall not speak unrighteousness, neither shall my tongue utter deceit.
My words shall utter the uprightness of my heart. That which my lips know they shall speak sincerely.
From the lips of babes and infants you have established strength, because of your adversaries, that you might silence the enemy and the avenger.
Everyone lies to his neighbor. They speak with flattering lips, and with a double heart.
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.
Hear, Yahweh, my righteous plea; Give ear to my prayer, that doesn't go out of deceitful 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,
Let the lying lips be mute, which speak against the righteous insolently, with pride and contempt.
Keep your tongue from evil, and your lips from speaking lies.
I have proclaimed glad news of righteousness in the great assembly. Behold, I will not seal my lips, Yahweh, you know.
You are the most excellent of the sons of men. Grace has anointed your lips, therefore God has blessed you forever.
But to the wicked God says, "What right do you have to declare my statutes, that you have taken my covenant on your lips,
Lord, open my lips. My mouth shall declare your praise.
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.
Because your loving kindness is better than life, my lips shall praise you.
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!
I will not break my covenant, nor alter what my lips have uttered.
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.
Let my lips utter praise, for you teach me your statutes.
Deliver my soul, Yahweh, from lying lips, from a deceitful tongue.
They have sharpened their tongues like a serpent. Viper's poison is under their lips. Selah.
As for the head of those who surround me, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
Set a watch, Yahweh, before my mouth. Keep the door of my lips.
Put away from yourself a perverse mouth. Put corrupt lips far from you.
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,
With persuasive words, she led him astray. With the flattering of her lips, she seduced him.
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.
He who hides hatred has lying lips. He who utters a slander is a fool.
In the multitude of words there is no lack of disobedience, but he who restrains his lips does wisely.
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.
Lying lips are an abomination to Yahweh, but those who do the truth are his delight.
By the fruit of his lips, a man enjoys good things; but the unfaithful crave violence.
He who guards his mouth guards his soul. One who opens wide his lips comes to ruin.
The fool's talk brings a rod to his back, but the lips of the wise protect them.
Stay away from a foolish man, for you won't find knowledge on his lips.
In all hard work there is profit, but the talk of the lips leads only to poverty.
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.
The wise in heart shall be called prudent. Pleasantness of the lips promotes instruction.
The heart of the wise instructs his mouth, and adds learning to his lips.
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.
Arrogant speech isn't fitting for a fool, much less do lying lips fit a prince.
Even a fool, when he keeps silent, is counted wise. When he shuts his lips, he is thought to be discerning.
A fool's lips come into strife, and his mouth invites beatings.
A fool's mouth is his destruction, and his lips are a snare to his soul.
A man's stomach is filled with the fruit of his mouth. With the harvest of his lips he is satisfied.
Better is the poor who walks in his integrity than he who is perverse in his lips and is a fool.
There is gold and abundance of rubies; but the lips of knowledge are a rare jewel.
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.
for their hearts plot violence, and their lips talk about mischief.
An honest answer is like a kiss on the lips.
Don't be a witness against your neighbor without cause. Don't deceive with your lips.
Like silver dross on an earthen vessel are the lips of a fervent one with an evil heart.
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.
Then I said, "Woe is me! For I am undone, because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips: for my eyes have seen the King, Yahweh of Armies!"
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.
But he will speak to this nation with stammering lips and in another language;
The Lord said, "Because this people draws near with their mouth and with their lips to honor me, but they have removed their heart far from me, and their fear of me is a commandment of men which has been taught;