Exodus 4:10But Moses said to the Lord , “Oh, my Lord, I am not eloquent, either in the past or since you have spoken to your servant, but I am slow of speech and of tongue.”
Joshua 10:21then all the people returned safe to Joshua in the camp at Makkedah. Not a man moved his tongue against any of the people of Israel.
Judges 7:5So he brought the people down to the water. And the Lord said to Gideon, “Every one who laps the water with his tongue, as a dog laps, you shall set by himself. Likewise, every one who kneels down to drink.”
2 Samuel 23:2“The Spirit of the Lord speaks by me; his word is on my tongue.
Job 5:21You shall be hidden from the lash of the tongue, and shall not fear destruction when it comes.
Job 6:30Is there any injustice on my tongue? Cannot my palate discern the cause of calamity?
Job 15:5For your iniquity teaches your mouth, and you choose the tongue of the crafty.
Job 20:12“Though evil is sweet in his mouth, though he hides it under his tongue,
Job 20:16He will suck the poison of cobras; the tongue of a viper will kill him.
Job 27:4my lips will not speak falsehood, and my tongue will not utter deceit.
Job 29:10the voice of the nobles was hushed, and their tongue stuck to the roof of their mouth.
Job 33:2Behold, I open my mouth; the tongue in my mouth speaks.
Job 41:1“Can you draw out Leviathan with a fishhook or press down his tongue with a cord?
Psalms 5:9For there is no truth in their mouth; their inmost self is destruction; their throat is an open grave; they flatter with their tongue.
Psalms 10:7His mouth is filled with cursing and deceit and oppression; under his tongue are mischief and iniquity.
Psalms 12:3May the Lord cut off all flattering lips, the tongue that makes great boasts,
Psalms 12:4those who say, “With our tongue we will prevail, our lips are with us; who is master over us?”
Psalms 15:3who does not slander with his tongue and does no evil to his neighbor, nor takes up a reproach against his friend;
Psalms 22:15my strength is dried up like a potsherd, and my tongue sticks to my jaws; you lay me in the dust of death.
Psalms 34:13Keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking deceit.
Psalms 35:28Then my tongue shall tell of your righteousness and of your praise all the day long.
Psalms 37:30The mouth of the righteous utters wisdom, and his tongue speaks justice.
Psalms 39:1I said, “I will guard my ways, that I may not sin with my tongue; I will guard my mouth with a muzzle, so long as the wicked are in my presence.”
Psalms 39:3My heart became hot within me. As I mused, the fire burned; then I spoke with my tongue:
Psalms 45:1My heart overflows with a pleasing theme; I address my verses to the king; my tongue is like the pen of a ready scribe.
Psalms 50:19“You give your mouth free rein for evil, and your tongue frames deceit.
Psalms 51:14Deliver me from bloodguiltiness, O God, O God of my salvation, and my tongue will sing aloud of your righteousness.
Psalms 52:2Your tongue plots destruction, like a sharp razor, you worker of deceit.
Psalms 52:4You love all words that devour, O deceitful tongue.
Psalms 66:17I cried to him with my mouth, and high praise was on my tongue.
Psalms 71:24And my tongue will talk of your righteous help all the day long, for they have been put to shame and disappointed who sought to do me hurt.
Psalms 73:9They set their mouths against the heavens, and their tongue struts through the earth.
Psalms 119:172My tongue will sing of your word, for all your commandments are right.
Psalms 120:2Deliver me, O Lord , from lying lips, from a deceitful tongue.
Psalms 120:3What shall be given to you, and what more shall be done to you, you deceitful tongue?
Psalms 126:2Then our mouth was filled with laughter, and our tongue with shouts of joy; then they said among the nations, “The Lord has done great things for them.”
Psalms 137:6Let my tongue stick to the roof of my mouth, if I do not remember you, if I do not set Jerusalem above my highest joy!
Psalms 139:4Even before a word is on my tongue, behold, O Lord , you know it altogether.
Psalms 140:3They make their tongue sharp as a serpent's, and under their lips is the venom of asps. Selah
Proverbs 6:17haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood,
Proverbs 6:24to preserve you from the evil woman, from the smooth tongue of the adulteress.
Proverbs 10:20The tongue of the righteous is choice silver; the heart of the wicked is of little worth.
Proverbs 10:31The mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom, but the perverse tongue will be cut off.
Proverbs 12:18There is one whose rash words are like sword thrusts, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.
Proverbs 12:19Truthful lips endure forever, but a lying tongue is but for a moment.
Proverbs 15:2The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but the mouths of fools pour out folly.
Proverbs 15:4A gentle tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness in it breaks the spirit.
Proverbs 16:1The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from the Lord .
Proverbs 17:4An evildoer listens to wicked lips, and a liar gives ear to a mischievous tongue.
Proverbs 17:20A man of crooked heart does not discover good, and one with a dishonest tongue falls into calamity.
Proverbs 18:21Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will eat its fruits.
Proverbs 21:6The getting of treasures by a lying tongue is a fleeting vapor and a snare of death.
Proverbs 21:23Whoever keeps his mouth and his tongue keeps himself out of trouble.
Proverbs 25:15With patience a ruler may be persuaded, and a soft tongue will break a bone.
Proverbs 25:23The north wind brings forth rain, and a backbiting tongue, angry looks.
Proverbs 26:28A lying tongue hates its victims, and a flattering mouth works ruin.
Proverbs 28:23Whoever rebukes a man will afterward find more favor than he who flatters with his tongue.
Proverbs 31:26She opens her mouth with wisdom, and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue.
Song of Songs 4:11Your lips drip nectar, my bride; honey and milk are under your tongue; the fragrance of your garments is like the fragrance of Lebanon.
Isaiah 5:24Therefore, as the tongue of fire devours the stubble, and as dry grass sinks down in the flame, so their root will be as rottenness, and their blossom go up like dust; for they have rejected the law of the Lord of hosts, and have despised the word of the Holy One of Israel.
Isaiah 11:15And the Lord will utterly destroy the tongue of the Sea of Egypt, and will wave his hand over the River with his scorching breath, and strike it into seven channels, and he will lead people across in sandals.
Isaiah 28:11For by people of strange lips and with a foreign tongue the Lord will speak to this people,
Isaiah 30:27Behold, the name of the Lord comes from afar, burning with his anger, and in thick rising smoke; his lips are full of fury, and his tongue is like a devouring fire;
Isaiah 32:4The heart of the hasty will understand and know, and the tongue of the stammerers will hasten to speak distinctly.
Isaiah 33:19You will see no more the insolent people, the people of an obscure speech that you cannot comprehend, stammering in a tongue that you cannot understand.
Isaiah 35:6then shall the lame man leap like a deer, and the tongue of the mute sing for joy. For waters break forth in the wilderness, and streams in the desert;
Isaiah 41:17When the poor and needy seek water, and there is none, and their tongue is parched with thirst, I the Lord will answer them; I the God of Israel will not forsake them.
Isaiah 45:23By myself I have sworn; from my mouth has gone out in righteousness a word that shall not return: ‘To me every knee shall bow, every tongue shall swear allegiance.’
Isaiah 50:4The Lord God has given me the tongue of those who are taught, that I may know how to sustain with a word him who is weary. Morning by morning he awakens; he awakens my ear to hear as those who are taught.
Isaiah 54:17no weapon that is fashioned against you shall succeed, and you shall confute every tongue that rises against you in judgment. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord and their vindication from me, declares the Lord .”
Isaiah 57:4Whom are you mocking? Against whom do you open your mouth wide and stick out your tongue? Are you not children of transgression, the offspring of deceit,
Isaiah 59:3For your hands are defiled with blood and your fingers with iniquity; your lips have spoken lies; your tongue mutters wickedness.
Jeremiah 9:3They bend their tongue like a bow; falsehood and not truth has grown strong in the land; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they do not know me, declares the Lord .
Jeremiah 9:5Everyone deceives his neighbor, and no one speaks the truth; they have taught their tongue to speak lies; they weary themselves committing iniquity.
Jeremiah 9:8Their tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks deceitfully; with his mouth each speaks peace to his neighbor, but in his heart he plans an ambush for him.
Jeremiah 18:18Then they said, “Come, let us make plots against Jeremiah, for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come, let us strike him with the tongue, and let us not pay attention to any of his words.”
Lamentations 4:4The tongue of the nursing infant sticks to the roof of its mouth for thirst; the children beg for food, but no one gives to them.
Ezekiel 3:26And I will make your tongue cling to the roof of your mouth, so that you shall be mute and unable to reprove them, for they are a rebellious house.
Hosea 7:16They return, but not upward; they are like a treacherous bow; their princes shall fall by the sword because of the insolence of their tongue. This shall be their derision in the land of Egypt.
Micah 6:12Your rich men are full of violence; your inhabitants speak lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.
Zephaniah 3:13those who are left in Israel; they shall do no injustice and speak no lies, nor shall there be found in their mouth a deceitful tongue. For they shall graze and lie down, and none shall make them afraid.”
Zechariah 8:23Thus says the Lord of hosts: In those days ten men from the nations of every tongue shall take hold of the robe of a Jew, saying, ‘Let us go with you, for we have heard that God is with you.’”
Mark 7:33And taking him aside from the crowd privately, he put his fingers into his ears, and after spitting touched his tongue.
Mark 7:35And his ears were opened, his tongue was released, and he spoke plainly.
Luke 1:64And immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue loosed, and he spoke, blessing God.
Luke 16:24And he called out, ‘Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus to dip the end of his finger in water and cool my tongue, for I am in anguish in this flame.’
Acts 2:26therefore my heart was glad, and my tongue rejoiced; my flesh also will dwell in hope.
Romans 14:11for it is written, “As I live, says the Lord, every knee shall bow to me, and every tongue shall confess to God.”
1 Corinthians 14:2For one who speaks in a tongue speaks not to men but to God; for no one understands him, but he utters mysteries in the Spirit.
1 Corinthians 14:4The one who speaks in a tongue builds up himself, but the one who prophesies builds up the church.
1 Corinthians 14:9So with yourselves, if with your tongue you utter speech that is not intelligible, how will anyone know what is said? For you will be speaking into the air.
1 Corinthians 14:13Therefore, one who speaks in a tongue should pray for the power to interpret.
1 Corinthians 14:14For if I pray in a tongue, my spirit prays but my mind is unfruitful.
1 Corinthians 14:19Nevertheless, in church I would rather speak five words with my mind in order to instruct others, than ten thousand words in a tongue.
1 Corinthians 14:26What then, brothers? When you come together, each one has a hymn, a lesson, a revelation, a tongue, or an interpretation. Let all things be done for building up.
1 Corinthians 14:27If any speak in a tongue, let there be only two or at most three, and each in turn, and let someone interpret.
Philippians 2:11and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
James 1:26If anyone thinks he is religious and does not bridle his tongue but deceives his heart, this person's religion is worthless.
James 3:5So also the tongue is a small member, yet it boasts of great things. How great a forest is set ablaze by such a small fire!
James 3:6And the tongue is a fire, a world of unrighteousness. The tongue is set among our members, staining the whole body, setting on fire the entire course of life, and set on fire by hell.
James 3:6And the tongue is a fire, a world of unrighteousness. The tongue is set among our members, staining the whole body, setting on fire the entire course of life, and set on fire by hell.
James 3:8but no human being can tame the tongue. It is a restless evil, full of deadly poison.
1 Peter 3:10For “Whoever desires to love life and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit;
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