Bible verses about "strife" | Geneva

Proverbs 29:22

22 An angrie man stirreth vp strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.

Proverbs 26:20

20 Without wood the fire is quenched, and without a talebearer strife ceaseth.

Proverbs 17:14

14 The beginning of strife is as one that openeth the waters: therefore or the contention be medled with, leaue off.

Proverbs 28:25

25 He that is of a proude heart, stirreth vp strife: but he that trusteth in the Lord, shall be fatte.

Proverbs 22:10

10 Cast out the scorner, and strife shall go out: so contention and reproche shall cease.

Proverbs 6:16-19

16 These sixe things doeth the Lord hate: yea, his soule abhorreth seuen: 17 The hautie eyes, a lying tongue, and the hands that shed innocent blood, 18 An heart that imagineth wicked enterprises, feete that be swift in running to mischiefe, 19 A false witnesse that speaketh lyes, and him that rayseth vp contentions among brethren.

Proverbs 15:18

18 An angrie man stirreth vp strife: but hee that is slowe to wrath, appeaseth strife.

Matthew 18:15-17

15 Moreouer, if thy brother trespasse against thee, goe and tell him his fault betweene thee and him alone: if he heare thee, thou hast wonne thy brother. 16 But if he heare thee not, take yet with thee one or two, that by the mouth of two or three witnesses euery worde may be confirmed. 17 And if he refuse to heare them, tell it vnto the Church: and if he refuse to heare the Church also, let him be vnto thee as an heathen man, and a Publicane.

Galatians 5:19-21

19 Moreouer the workes of the flesh are manifest, which are adulterie, fornication, vncleannes, wantonnes, 20 Idolatrie, witchcraft, hatred, debate, emulations, wrath, contentions, seditions, heresies, 21 Enuie, murthers, drunkennesse, gluttonie, and such like, whereof I tell you before, as I also haue tolde you before, that they which doe such things, shall not inherite the kingdome of God.

James 3:14-16

14 But if ye haue bitter enuying and strife in your hearts, reioyce not, neither be liars against the trueth. 15 This wisedome descendeth not from aboue, but is earthly, sensuall, and deuilish. 16 For where enuying and strife is, there is sedition, and all maner of euill workes.

Proverbs 10:12

12 Hatred stirreth vp contentions: but loue couereth all trespasses.

Proverbs 16:28

28 A frowarde person soweth strife: and a tale teller maketh diuision among princes.

Proverbs 20:3

3 It is a mans honour to cease from strife: but euery foole will be medling.

2 Timothy 2:23-25

23 And put away foolish and vnlearned questions, knowing that they ingender strife. 24 But the seruant of ye Lord must not striue, but must be gentle toward all men, apt to teache, suffering the euill, 25 Instructing them with meekenesse that are contrary minded, prouing if God at any time will giue them repentance, that they may acknowledge the trueth,

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