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15 Unique Bible Facts about the Tongue

15 Unique Bible Facts about the Tongue

15 Unique Bible Facts about the Tongue with verse and Description

  1. Proverbs 18:21 says “Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will eat its fruits.” This verse reminds us that the words we speak can bring either life or death.
  2. Psalm 34:13 says, “Keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking deceit.” This teaches us to use our tongues in ways that bring honor and respect to God.
  3. Psalm 39:1 says, “I will guard my ways, that I may not sin with my tongue.” This teaches us to be mindful of the words that come out of our mouths and to strive to avoid speaking anything sinful.
  4. James 3:6 says, “The tongue is a small part of the body , yet it boasts of great things.” This reminds us that although the tongue is small, it can have a great impact.
  5. Proverbs 17:20 says, “He who has a perverse tongue will be cut off.” This teaches us to be careful with the words we speak, as they can have serious consequences.
  6. Proverbs 15:4 says, “A gentle tongue is a tree of life.” This reminds us that speaking kindly can bring life to those around us.
  7. Proverbs 12:18 says, “There is one who speaks rashly like the thrusts of a sword.” This reminds us to carefully consider the words we speak, as they can bring harm to others.
  8. Proverbs 12:22 says, “Lying lips are an abomination to the Lord.” This reminds us that God hates lies and that we should strive to speak truth.
  9. Proverbs 10:19 says, “When words are many, transgression is not lacking.” This teaches us that too much talking can lead to sin.
  10. Proverbs 16:24 says, “Pleasant words are like a honeycomb, sweetness to the soul and health to the bones.” This reminds us to speak kindly and lovingly to others.
  11. Proverbs 15:1 says, “A soft answer turns away wrath.” This teaches us that responding to anger with kindness can help to diffuse a situation.
  12. Proverbs 17:27 says, “He who has knowledge spares his words.” This teaches us to think before we speak and to use our words wisely.
  13. Proverbs 21:23 says, “Whoever guards his mouth and tongue keeps his soul from troubles.” This teaches us the importance of controlling our words in order to avoid trouble.
  14. Psalm 51:15 says, “O Lord, open my lips, that my mouth may declare Your praise.” This teaches us to use our words to glorify God.
  15. Ephesians 4:29 says, “Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths.” This reminds us to watch what we say and to speak only what is helpful and edifying.


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