'Speech' in the Bible
After my word they change not, And on them doth my speech drop,
And yet, I pray thee, O Job, Hear my speech and to all my words give ear.
I -- I called Thee, for Thou dost answer me, O God, incline Thine ear to me, hear my speech.
Day to day uttereth speech, And night to night sheweth knowledge.
There is no speech, and there are no words. Their voice hath not been heard.
She turneth him aside with the abundance of her speech, With the flattery of her lips she forceth him.
As a thread of scarlet are thy lips, And thy speech is comely, As the work of the pomegranate is thy temple behind thy veil,
And after a little those standing near having come, said to Peter, 'Truly thou also art of them, for even thy speech doth make thee manifest.'
and he was again denying. And after a little again, those standing near said to Peter, 'Truly thou art of them, for thou also art a Galilean, and thy speech is alike;'
wherefore do ye not know my speech? because ye are not able to hear my word.
and the multitudes having seen what Paul did, did lift up their voice, in the speech of Lycaonia, saying, 'The gods, having become like men, did come down unto us;'
for such our Lord Jesus Christ do not serve, but their own belly; and through the good word and fair speech they deceive the hearts of the harmless,
so also ye, if through the tongue, speech easily understood ye may not give -- how shall that which is spoken be known? for ye shall be speaking to air.
Having, then, such hope, we use much freedom of speech,
great is my freedom of speech unto you, great my glory on your behalf; I have been filled with the comfort, I overabound with the joy on all our tribulation,
because the letters indeed -- saith one -- are weighty and strong, and the bodily presence weak, and the speech despicable.'