25 Bible Verses About Profanity (NIV)
This is a hand-curated and ranked list of the most relevant Bible verses about Profanity (NIV). Verses are ranked by number of votes.
Bible Verses About Profanity
36 But I tell you that men will have to give account on the day of judgment for every careless word they have spoken.
7 "You shall not misuse the name of the LORD your God, for the LORD will not hold anyone guiltless who misuses his name.
21 The tongue has the power of life and death, and those who love it will eat its fruit.
10 Out of the same mouth come praise and cursing. My brothers, this should not be.
2 Timothy 2:16
16 Avoid godless chatter, because those who indulge in it will become more and more ungodly.
13 keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking lies.
11 What goes into a man's mouth does not make him 'unclean,' but what comes out of his mouth, that is what makes him 'unclean.'"
29 Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.
1 Peter 3:10
10 For, "Whoever would love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from deceitful speech.
2 Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is--his good, pleasing and perfect will.
1 Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God--this is your spiritual act of worship.
1 Peter 5:8
8 Be self-controlled and alert. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour.
1 Corinthians 10:13
13 No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it.
19 My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry,
16 A fool shows his annoyance at once, but a prudent man overlooks an insult.
19 This day I call heaven and earth as witnesses against you that I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses. Now choose life, so that you and your children may live
18 A third of mankind was killed by the three plagues of fire, smoke and sulfur that came out of their mouths.
14 "To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God's creation. 15 I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either one or the other! 16 So, because you are lukewarm--neither hot nor cold--I am about to spit you out of my mouth. 17 You say, 'I am rich; I have acquired wealth and do not need a thing.' But you do not realize that you are wretched, pitiful, poor, blind and naked. 18 I counsel you to buy from me gold refined in the fire, so you can become rich; and white clothes to wear, so you can cover your shameful nakedness; and salve to put on your eyes, so you can see. 19 Those whom I love I rebuke and discipline. So be earnest, and repent. 20 Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me. 21 To him who overcomes, I will give the right to sit with me on my throne, just as I overcame and sat down with my Father on his throne. 22 He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the churches."
2 Peter 3:3
3 First of all, you must understand that in the last days scoffers will come, scoffing and following their own evil desires.
7 Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
1 Jude, a servant of Jesus Christ and a brother of James, To those who have been called, who are loved by God the Father and kept by Jesus Christ:
12 Because of the increase of wickedness, the love of most will grow cold,
2 Timothy 3:2
2 People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy,
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