15 BIBLE VERSES ABOUT GOSSIP


-TO GOD BE THE GLORY-

Proverbs 11:12

He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace.

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

Proverbs 11:13

A talebearer revealeth secrets: but he that is of a faithful spirit concealeth the matter.

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

Proverbs 11:9

An hypocrite with his mouth destroyeth his neighbour:
but through knowledge shall the just be delivered.

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Proverbs 10:19

In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin:
but he that refraineth his lips is wise.

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

Proverbs 16:28

A froward man soweth strife: and a whisperer
separateth chief friends.

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

Proverbs 18:21

Death and life are in the power of the tongue:
and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.

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Psalm 64:2-4

Hide me from the secret counsel of the wicked;
from the insurrection of the workers of iniquity:

Who whet their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words:

That they may shoot in secret at the perfect:
suddenly do they shoot at him, and fear not.

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

James 3:9-12

Therewith bless we God, even the Father;
and therewith curse we men, which are made after the similitude of God.

10 Out of the same mouth proceedeth blessing and cursing. My brethren, these things ought not so to be.

11 Doth a fountain send forth at the same place sweet water and bitter?

12 Can the fig tree, my brethren, bear olive berries? either a vine, figs?
so can no fountain both yield salt water and fresh.

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

Ephesians 4:29

Let no corrupt communication
proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good
to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers.

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James 3:8

But the tongue can no man tame; it is an unruly evil,
full of deadly poison.

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Proverbs 11:23

The desire of the righteous is only good:
but the expectation of the wicked is wrath.

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Matthew 5:11

Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you,
and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely,
for my sake.

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James 3:5

Even so the tongue is a little member, and boasteth
great things. Behold, how great a matter a little fire kindleth!

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Proverbs 13:3

He that keepeth his mouth keepeth his life:
but he that openeth wide his lips shall have destruction.

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Colossians 4:6

Let your speech be always with grace, seasoned with salt, that ye may know how ye ought to answer every man.

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)