Bible verses about "speech" | ASV_Strongs

Psalms 37:30-31

  30 H6310 The mouth H6662 of the righteous H1696 talketh H2451 of wisdom, H3956 And his tongue H1897 speaketh H4941 justice.
  31 H8451 The law H430 of his God H3820 is in his heart; H838 None of his steps H4571 shall slide.

Psalms 36:3-4

  3 H1697 The words H6310 of his mouth H205 are iniquity H4820 and deceit: H2308 He hath ceased H7919 to be wise H3190 and to do good.
  4 H2803 He deviseth H205 iniquity H4904 upon his bed; H3320 He setteth H1870 himself in a way H2896 that is not good; H3988 He abhorreth H7451 not evil.

Proverbs 15:1

  1 H7390 A soft H4617 answer H7725 turneth H2534 away wrath; H6089 But a grievous H1697 word H5927 stirreth up H639 anger.

Proverbs 21:23

  23 H8104 Whoso keepeth H6310 his mouth H3956 and his tongue H8104 Keepeth H5315 his soul H6869 from troubles.

Proverbs 16:24

  24 H5278 Pleasant H561 words H6688 are as a honeycomb, H4966 Sweet H5315 to the soul, H4832 and health H6106 to the bones.

Proverbs 15:4

  4 H4832 A gentle H3956 tongue H6086 is a tree H2416 of life; H5558 But perverseness H7667 therein is a breaking H7307 of the spirit.

Acts 18:9-10

  9 G1161 And G2962 the Lord G2036 said G3972 unto Paul G1722 in G3571 the night G1223 by G3705 a vision, G5399 Be G3361 not G5399 afraid, G235 but G2980 speak G2532 and G4623 hold G3361 not G4623 thy peace:
  10 G1360 for G1473 I G1510 am G3326 with G4675 thee, G2532 and G3762 no man G2007 shall set G4671 on thee G2559 to harm G4571 thee: G1360 for G3427 I G2076 have G4183 much G2992 people G1722 in G3778 this G4172 city.

Colossians 3:17

  17 G2532 And G3748   G3956 whatsoever G302 ye do, G4160   G1722 in G3056 word G2228 or G1722 in G2041 deed, G3956 do all G1722 in G3686 the name G2962 of the Lord G2424 Jesus, G2168 giving thanks G2316 to God G2532 the G3962 Father G1223 through G846 him.

Ephesians 4:15

  15 G1161 but G226 speaking truth G1722 in G26 love, G837 we may grow up G3956 in all things G1519 into G846 him, G3739 who G2076 is G2776 the head, G5547 even Christ;

James 5:12

  12 G1161 But G4253 above G3956 all things, G3450 my G80 brethren, G3660 swear G3361 not, G3383 neither G3772 by the heaven, G3383 nor G1093 by the earth, G3383 nor G5100 by any G243 other G3727 oath: G1161 but G2277 let G5216 your G3483 yea G2277 be G3483 yea, G2532 and G3756 your nay, G3756 nay; G2443 that G4098 ye fall G3361 not G1519 under G3956 judgment.

Proverbs 18:21

  21 H4194 Death H2416 and life H3027 are in the power H3956 of the tongue; H157 And they that love H398 it shall eat H6529 the fruit thereof.

James 1:19

  19 G5620 Ye know G3450 this, my G27 beloved G80 brethren. G3956 But let every G444 man G2077 be G5036 swift G1519 to G191 hear, G1021 slow G1519 to G2980 speak, G1021 slow G1519 to G3709 wrath:

James 3:2-10

  2 G1063 For G4183 in many things G537 we all G4417 stumble. G1487 If G5100 any G4417 stumbleth G3756 not G1722 in G3056 word, G3778 the same G5046 is a perfect G435 man, G1415 able G5468 to bridle G3650 the whole G4983 body G2532 also.
  3 G2400 Now G906 if we put G2462 the horses' G5469 bridles G1519 into G4750 their mouths G4314 that G846 they G3982 may obey G2254 us, G2532   G3329 we turn about G846 their G3650 whole G4983 body also.
  4 G2400 Behold, G4143 the ships G2532 also, G5607 though G5082 they are so great G2532 and G1643 are driven G5259 by G4642 rough G417 winds, G3329 are yet turned about G5259 by G1646 a very small G4079 rudder, G3699 whither G302   G3730 the impulse G2116 of the steersman G1014 willeth.
  5 G3779 So G1100 the tongue G2532 also G2076 is G3398 a little G3196 member, G2532 and G3166 boasteth great things. G2400 Behold, G2245 how much G5208 wood G381 is kindled G3641 by how small G4442 a fire!
  6 G2532 And G1100 the tongue G2525 is G4442 a fire: G2889 the world G93 of iniquity G1722 among G2257 our G3196 members G3779   G2525 is G1100 the tongue, G4695 which defileth G3650 the whole G4983 body, G2532 and G5394 setteth on fire G5164 the wheel G1078 of nature, G2532 and G5394 is set on fire G1067 by hell.
  7 G1063 For G3956 every G5449 kind G5037 of beasts G2532 and G4071 birds, G5037   G2062 of creeping things G5037 and G1724 things in the sea, G1150 is tamed, G2532 and G1150 hath been tamed G5449 by mankind.
  8 G1161 But G1100 the tongue G1410 can G3762 no G444 man G1150 tame; G183 it is a restless G2556 evil, G3324 it is full G2287 of deadly G2447 poison.
  9 G1722 Therewith G846   G2127 bless we G2316 the Lord G2532 and G3962 Father; G2532 and G1722 therewith G846   G2672 curse we G444 men, G3588 who G1096 are made G2596 after G3669 the likeness G2316 of God:
  10 G1537 out of G846 the same G4750 mouth G1831 cometh G2129 forth blessing G2532 and G2671 cursing. G3450 My G80 brethren, G5023 these things G5534 ought G3756 not G3779 so G1096 to be.

James 3:9-10

  9 G1722 Therewith G846   G2127 bless we G2316 the Lord G2532 and G3962 Father; G2532 and G1722 therewith G846   G2672 curse we G444 men, G3588 who G1096 are made G2596 after G3669 the likeness G2316 of God:
  10 G1537 out of G846 the same G4750 mouth G1831 cometh G2129 forth blessing G2532 and G2671 cursing. G3450 My G80 brethren, G5023 these things G5534 ought G3756 not G3779 so G1096 to be.

Proverbs 8:13

  13 H3374 The fear H3068 of Jehovah H8130 is to hate H7451 evil: H1344 Pride, H1347 and arrogancy, H7451 and the evil H1870 way, H8419 And the perverse H6310 mouth, H8130 do I hate.

Proverbs 18:13

  13 H1697 He that giveth H7725 answer H8085 before he heareth, H200 It is folly H3639 and shame unto him.

Psalms 49:3

  3 H6310 My mouth H1696 shall speak H2454 wisdom; H1900 And the meditation H3820 of my heart H8394 shall be of understanding.

Psalms 19:14

  14 H561 Let the words H6310 of my mouth H1902 and the meditation H3820 of my heart H7522 Be acceptable H6440 in thy sight, H3068 O Jehovah, H6697 my rock, H1350 and my redeemer.

Psalms 141:3

  3 H7896 Set H8108 a watch, H3068 O Jehovah, H6310 before my mouth; H5341 Keep H1817 the door H8193 of my lips.

Ephesians 4:29

  29 G1607 Let G3956   G3361 no G4550 corrupt G3056 speech G1607 proceed G1537 out of G5216 your G4750 mouth, G235 but G1487 such G5100 as is G18 good G4314 for G3619 edifying G5532 as the need G2443 may be, that G1325 it may give G5485 grace G191 to them that hear.

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