Bible Verses about 'Speech'

Speaking the truth in love, we will in all things grow up into him who is the Head, that is, Christ.
Make the most of every opportunity. Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.
My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry.
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they display knowledge.
I always thank God for you because of his grace given you in Christ Jesus. For in him you have been enriched in every way — in all your speaking and in all your knowledge.
In the past God spoke to our forefathers through the prophets at many times and in various ways, but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed heir of all things, and through whom he made the universe.
To fear the LORD is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech.
Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity.
If anyone speaks, he should do it as one speaking the very words of God. If anyone serves, he should do it with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity.
But Moses said to the LORD, "Since I speak with faltering lips, why would Pharaoh listen to me?"
When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise.
A man who lacks judgment derides his neighbor, but a man of understanding holds his tongue.
The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life, but violence overwhelms the mouth of the wicked.
Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute.
The lips of the righteous know what is fitting, but the mouth of the wicked only what is perverse.
Whoever of you loves life and desires to see many good days, keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking lies.

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Speech'

Illustration of Ephesians 4:15 on Speech
Illustration of Colossians 4:5-6 on Speech
Illustration of Psalm 19:1-2 on Speech
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 1:4 on Speech
Illustration of Hebrews 1:1-2 on Speech
Illustration of 1 Timothy 4:12 on Speech
Illustration of 1 Peter 4:11 on Speech
Illustration of Exodus 6:30 on Speech
Illustration of Proverbs 10:19 on Speech
Illustration of Proverbs 11:12 on Speech
Illustration of Proverbs 10:11 on Speech
Illustration of Proverbs 31:8 on Speech
Illustration of Proverbs 10:32 on Speech
Illustration of Psalm 34:12-13 on Speech
Illustration of James 1:19 on Speech
Illustration of Proverbs 15:1 on Speech
Illustration of Proverbs 8:13 on Speech