1 Chronicles 12:23. But the tongue can no man tame; it is an unruly evil, full of deadly poison. See All...). See All...; Psalm 64:3Who whet their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words: Who whet their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words: They have sharpened their tongues like a serpent; adders' poison is under their lips. So maybe what I think you are asking for is something like this.... "It is easier to keep silent, saying nothing at all, than it is to speak and NOT say too much! See All...; Psalm 57:4My soul is among lions: and I lie even among them that are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows, and their tongue a sharp sword. My brethren, these things ought not to be so. Get your answers by asking now. 2 For we all stumble in many things. 13. Sodom and Gomorrah. 3. That member is your tongue. Tongues threaten ancient scriptures. Still have questions? James 3:8 - But the tongue can no man tame; [it is] an unruly evil, full of deadly poison. If anyone does not stumble in word, he is a perfect man, able also to bridle the whole body. Our words can injure others. Cowboys strength coach Markus Paul dies at 54, Pat Sajak apologizes for outburst on 'Wheel of Fortune', Women raise voices amid increase in domestic violence, Ken Jennings called out for past insensitive tweets, Retailers shortchanged workers despite profit boom, Coronavirus is now a coast-to-coast disaster, Walmart's massive Black Friday sale just went live, Experts push CDC to shorten COVID-19 quarantine, Critic of FBI calls Trump's election moves 'despicable', Steelers sound off after primetime game postponed, Trump loyalist leads controversial Pentagon shake-up. Or that it's the most dangerous weapon, etc. The way we speak reveals our character. The tongue deviseth mischiefs; like a sharp razor, working deceitfully. How does a child deserve karma from past lives it’s wrong it hurts but I believe in karma and Buddhist way? Thus no spring yields both salt water and fresh. 6 And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity. See how great a forest a little fire kindles! 5 Even so the tongue is a little member and boasts great things. Well; guess what springs in Australia can and do have salt water and fresh water coming out of the same hole.. Research, technology. Inside of your mouth lies one of the most dangerous weapons ever used by mankind. Relevance. See All...; Psalm 59:7Behold, they belch out with their mouth: swords are in their lips: for who, say they, doth hear? It is such a little member, but it packs a wicked punch. It has destroyed friends, families, churches and peoples. 9 With it we bless our God and Father, and with it we curse men, who have been made in the similitude of God. Everyone pretty much said similar things. Or that it's the most dangerous weapon, etc. The power of the tongue can be found in another verse in James: 5:16 "Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. Now these are the numbers of the divisions equipped for war, who came to David at Hebron, to turn the kingdom of Saul to him, according to the word of the Lord. It is an unruly evil, full of deadly poison. Why would God engineer a nations culture to just condemn them for what he created? And; Rev 2:16 Repent; or else I will come unto thee quickly, and will fight against them with the sword of My mouth. Update: Wow that was quick! 21 Answers. Should I take Matthew 17:20 literally or figuratively? It is such a little member, but it packs a wicked punch. Actually, brimstone is the deadliest weapon. Tongues bring new ideas, new information, new knowledge to us all. The tongue can do much good or it can bring much harm, so here are the top 13 Bible verses about the tongue and the power of words. Behold, they belch out with their mouth: swords are in their lips: for who, say they, doth hear? Selah. How do you think about the answers? The following Top 13 Bible verses about the tongue are some of many that address how powerful our words are and our responsibility for the words we speak. Why did the Bible writer make such a statement? Study Bible. Ergo the Word can be a very powerful destructive weapon in the wrong head and heart! 54 Bible Verses about Weapons ‹ › Most Relevant Verses. Is it true that most Jews today are atheists? I can't seem to find it. 1 decade ago. World English Bible So the tongue is also a little member, and boasts great things. What if HITLER, CHARLES MANSON or BIN LADEN REPENTED for their SINS at the last moment and embraced the TRUE FAITH? Lv 6. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective." Thank you all~! Everyone pretty much said similar things. Cut them off and forever starve of growth. The tongue is so set among our members that it defiles the whole body, and sets on fire the course of nature; and it is set on fire by hell. 8 But no man can tame the tongue. Will the world be more atheistic in the future? John 1:1. One mortal tongue can only do so much damage. James 3:8 But the tongue can no man tame; it is an unruly evil, full of deadly poison.