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Last Updated: 28th May 2024

What does the Bible have to say about loose tongues?

Ephesians 4;29: "Let no corrupting speech come out of you mouths. Only such talk as is good to build up, as appropriate for the occasion, so that grace may be given to all who hear." "

What does James' book have to say about the tongue?

The tongue is also a fire, an evil world among the parts. It corrupts the whole person and sets his entire life ablaze. Hell itself is set on fire. We praise God with our tongues, but we curse those who are made in God's image.

The tongue is powerful, but there are more reasons. The tongue is the gateway to life for our soul, body, and spirit. It is designed to nourish our body, but it can also feed our souls and spirit. James 3:9-11 - "With our tongues we praise our Lord, Father, and we curse those who are made in God’s image."

How can I control my loose, sloppy tongue?

You can control your tongue with thinking and saying only the right things.

Don't think it, say it.

  1. Keep the following advice in mind: "If you don’t have anything to say, don’t say anything."
  2. If you are unable to think of anything positive, smile politely and nod. Then, change the subject.

What does the Bible say about the power and effectiveness of the tongue?

Proverbs 18-21:21 affirms this, saying that death and life are in the power and will of the tongue. Those who love it will also eat its fruits. "