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PSALM 39:1 “I will guard my ways lest I sin with my tongue; I will restrain my mouth with a muzzle.”
Mark 11:23 For truly I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, “Be removed and be thrown into the sea,” and does not doubt in his heart, but believes that what he ways will come to pass, he will have whatever he says. Therefore…I say to you, whatever things you ask when you pray, believe that you will receive them, and you will have them.
ECCLESIASTES 5:6 “Do not let your mouth cause your flesh to sin nor say before the messenger of God that it was an error. Why should God be angry at your excuse and destroy the work of your hands? For in the multitude of dreams and many words there is also vanity. But fear God.
ECCLESIASTES 5:2,3 “Do not be rash with your mouth, and let not your heart utter anything hastily before God…let your words be few…A fool’s voice is known by his many words.
MALACHI 2:17 “You have wearied the Lord with your words. Yet you say ‘How have we wearied Him?’ In that you say, ‘Everyone who does evil is good in the sight of the Lord, and He delight in them,’ or ‘Where is the God of justice?'”
MALACHI 3:13 “‘Your words have been arrogant (strong) against me’,” says the Lord. ‘Yet you say, ‘What have we spoken against Thee?’ You have said, ‘It is vain to sere God; and what profit is it that we have kept His charge, and that we have walked in mourning before the Lord of hosts?’ So now we call the arrogant blessed; not only are the doers of wickedness built up, but they also test God and escape.”
PSALM 19:14 Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in Your sight, O Lord, my strength and my Redeemer.