Bible Verses About Strife
Bible Verses About Strife from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance
2 Timothy 2:23-25 - But foolish and unlearned questions avoid, knowing that they do gender strifes. (Read More...)
Proverbs 10:12 - Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.
Proverbs 16:28 - A froward man soweth strife: and a whisperer separateth chief friends.
Galatians 5:19-21 - Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are [these]; Adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness, (Read More...)
James 3:14-16 - But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, and lie not against the truth. (Read More...)
Matthew 18:15-17 - Moreover if thy brother shall trespass against thee, go and tell him his fault between thee and him alone: if he shall hear thee, thou hast gained thy brother. (Read More...)
Proverbs 29:22 - An angry man stirreth up strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.
Titus 3:1-3 - Put them in mind to be subject to principalities and powers, to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work, (Read More...)
Proverbs 26:20 - Where no wood is, [there] the fire goeth out: so where [there is] no talebearer, the strife ceaseth.
Proverbs 20:3 - [It is] an honour for a man to cease from strife: but every fool will be meddling.
James 4:1 - From whence [come] wars and fightings among you? [come they] not hence, [even] of your lusts that war in your members?
Mark 3:24 - And if a kingdom be divided against itself, that kingdom cannot stand.
Proverbs 17:14 - The beginning of strife [is as] when one letteth out water: therefore leave off contention, before it be meddled with.
Proverbs 6:16-19 - These six [things] doth the LORD hate: yea, seven [are] an abomination unto him: (Read More...)
Proverbs 28:25 - He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.
1 Timothy 1:5-7 - Now the end of the commandment is charity out of a pure heart, and [of] a good conscience, and [of] faith unfeigned: (Read More...)
Romans 2:8 - But unto them that are contentious, and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, indignation and wrath,
Romans 14:1 - Him that is weak in the faith receive ye, [but] not to doubtful disputations.
Proverbs 22:10 - Cast out the scorner, and contention shall go out; yea, strife and reproach shall cease.
Proverbs 17:19 - He loveth transgression that loveth strife: [and] he that exalteth his gate seeketh destruction.
Proverbs 15:18 - A wrathful man stirreth up strife: but [he that is] slow to anger appeaseth strife.
Romans 16:17 - Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them.
Galatians 5:15 - But if ye bite and devour one another, take heed that ye be not consumed one of another.
Galatians 5:10 - I have confidence in you through the Lord, that ye will be none otherwise minded: but he that troubleth you shall bear his judgment, whosoever he be.
1 Corinthians 6:1-7 - Dare any of you, having a matter against another, go to law before the unjust, and not before the saints? (Read More...)
Romans 14:19 - Let us therefore follow after the things which make for peace, and things wherewith one may edify another.
Proverbs 30:33 - Surely the churning of milk bringeth forth butter, and the wringing of the nose bringeth forth blood: so the forcing of wrath bringeth forth strife.
Proverbs 26:21 - [As] coals [are] to burning coals, and wood to fire; so [is] a contentious man to kindle strife.
Proverbs 25:24 - [It is] better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman and in a wide house.
Matthew 5:39-41 - But I say unto you, That ye resist not evil: but whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also. (Read More...)
Proverbs 21:19 - [It is] better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and an angry woman.
1 Corinthians 11:16-19 - But if any man seem to be contentious, we have no such custom, neither the churches of God. (Read More...)
Romans 13:13 - Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying.
Isaiah 41:11 - Behold, all they that were incensed against thee shall be ashamed and confounded: they shall be as nothing; and they that strive with thee shall perish.
Proverbs 26:17 - He that passeth by, [and] meddleth with strife [belonging] not to him, [is like] one that taketh a dog by the ears.
Deuteronomy 1:12 - How can I myself alone bear your cumbrance, and your burden, and your strife?
1 Peter 3:7 - Likewise, ye husbands, dwell with [them] according to knowledge, giving honour unto the wife, as unto the weaker vessel, and as being heirs together of the grace of life; that your prayers be not hindered.
1 Corinthians 3:3 - For ye are yet carnal: for whereas [there is] among you envying, and strife, and divisions, are ye not carnal, and walk as men?
Romans 12:18 - If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
Proverbs 18:6 - A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calleth for strokes.
Philippians 2:3 - [Let] nothing [be done] through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves.
2 Corinthians 12:20 - For I fear, lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I would, and [that] I shall be found unto you such as ye would not: lest [there be] debates, envyings, wraths, strifes, backbitings, whisperings, swellings, tumults:
Luke 12:58 - When thou goest with thine adversary to the magistrate, [as thou art] in the way, give diligence that thou mayest be delivered from him; lest he hale thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and the officer cast thee into prison.
Mark 3:25 - And if a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand.
Isaiah 58:4 - Behold, ye fast for strife and debate, and to smite with the fist of wickedness: ye shall not fast as [ye do this] day, to make your voice to be heard on high.
Proverbs 18:19 - A brother offended [is harder to be won] than a strong city: and [their] contentions [are] like the bars of a castle.
Mark 9:34 - But they held their peace: for by the way they had disputed among themselves, who [should be] the greatest.
Matthew 10:34-36 - Think not that I am come to send peace on earth: I came not to send peace, but a sword. (Read More...)
Matthew 5:25 - Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him; lest at any time the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison.
1 Corinthians 4:7 - For who maketh thee to differ [from another]? and what hast thou that thou didst not receive? now if thou didst receive [it], why dost thou glory, as if thou hadst not received [it]?
Isaiah 41:12 - Thou shalt seek them, and shalt not find them, [even] them that contended with thee: they that war against thee shall be as nothing, and as a thing of nought.
Proverbs 25:8 - Go not forth hastily to strive, lest [thou know not] what to do in the end thereof, when thy neighbour hath put thee to shame.
Psalms 31:20 - Thou shalt hide them in the secret of thy presence from the pride of man: thou shalt keep them secretly in a pavilion from the strife of tongues.
1 John 1:9 - If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us [our] sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
2 Timothy 2:14 - Of these things put [them] in remembrance, charging [them] before the Lord that they strive not about words to no profit, [but] to the subverting of the hearers.
Philippians 2:14 - Do all things without murmurings and disputings:
Philippians 2:2-3 - Fulfil ye my joy, that ye be likeminded, having the same love, [being] of one accord, of one mind. (Read More...)
Philippians 1:15 - Some indeed preach Christ even of envy and strife; and some also of good will:
Psalms 55:9 - Destroy, O Lord, [and] divide their tongues: for I have seen violence and strife in the city.
James 5:12 - But above all things, my brethren, swear not, neither by heaven, neither by the earth, neither by any other oath: but let your yea be yea; and [your] nay, nay; lest ye fall into condemnation.
Luke 11:17 - But he, knowing their thoughts, said unto them, Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation; and a house [divided] against a house falleth.
Matthew 12:25 - And Jesus knew their thoughts, and said unto them, Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation; and every city or house divided against itself shall not stand:
Proverbs 28:13 - He that covereth his sins shall not prosper: but whoso confesseth and forsaketh [them] shall have mercy.
Proverbs 17:1 - Better [is] a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, than an house full of sacrifices [with] strife.
James 4:2 - Ye lust, and have not: ye kill, and desire to have, and cannot obtain: ye fight and war, yet ye have not, because ye ask not.
Habakkuk 1:3 - Why dost thou shew me iniquity, and cause [me] to behold grievance? for spoiling and violence [are] before me: and there are [that] raise up strife and contention.
Proverbs 27:15 - A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.
Titus 2:11-12 - For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, (Read More...)
1 Timothy 6:20 - O Timothy, keep that which is committed to thy trust, avoiding profane [and] vain babblings, and oppositions of science falsely so called:
1 Timothy 3:3 - Not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous;
1 Timothy 2:8 - I will therefore that men pray every where, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting.
Luke 22:24 - And there was also a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest.
Romans 16:18 - For they that are such serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly; and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the simple.
Proverbs 15:17 - Better [is] a dinner of herbs where love is, than a stalled ox and hatred therewith.
Proverbs 13:10 - Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised [is] wisdom.
1 Peter 2:11 - Dearly beloved, I beseech [you] as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;
1 Timothy 3:2 - A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach;
Ephesians 5:25 - Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;
1 Corinthians 1:10-13 - Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye all speak the same thing, and [that] there be no divisions among you; but [that] ye be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment. (Read More...)
Romans 14:21 - [It is] good neither to eat flesh, nor to drink wine, nor [any thing] whereby thy brother stumbleth, or is offended, or is made weak.
Romans 14:1-23 - Him that is weak in the faith receive ye, [but] not to doubtful disputations. (Read More...)
Acts 15:39 - And the contention was so sharp between them, that they departed asunder one from the other: and so Barnabas took Mark, and sailed unto Cyprus;
Acts 15:38 - But Paul thought not good to take him with them, who departed from them from Pamphylia, and went not with them to the work.
Acts 15:2 - When therefore Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and disputation with them, they determined that Paul and Barnabas, and certain other of them, should go up to Jerusalem unto the apostles and elders about this question.
Acts 8:22 - Repent therefore of this thy wickedness, and pray God, if perhaps the thought of thine heart may be forgiven thee.
Isaiah 53:7 - He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth: he is brought as a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before her shearers is dumb, so he openeth not his mouth.
Proverbs 23:29 - Who hath woe? who hath sorrow? who hath contentions? who hath babbling? who hath wounds without cause? who hath redness of eyes?
Proverbs 19:13 - A foolish son [is] the calamity of his father: and the contentions of a wife [are] a continual dropping.
Proverbs 19:5 - A false witness shall not be unpunished, and [he that] speaketh lies shall not escape.
Proverbs 6:12-14 - A naughty person, a wicked man, walketh with a froward mouth. (Read More...)
Proverbs 3:20 - By his knowledge the depths are broken up, and the clouds drop down the dew.
Psalms 80:6 - Thou makest us a strife unto our neighbours: and our enemies laugh among themselves.
1 Samuel 15:23 - For rebellion [is as] the sin of witchcraft, and stubbornness [is as] iniquity and idolatry. Because thou hast rejected the word of the LORD, he hath also rejected thee from [being] king.
Exodus 20:17 - Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's house, thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any thing that [is] thy neighbour's.
1 Peter 2:9 - But ye [are] a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:
James 3:1-18 - My brethren, be not many masters, knowing that we shall receive the greater condemnation. (Read More...)
James 1:4-20 - But let patience have [her] perfect work, that ye may be perfect and entire, wanting nothing. (Read More...)
Hebrews 13:4 - Marriage [is] honourable in all, and the bed undefiled: but whoremongers and adulterers God will judge.
1 Timothy 6:21 - Which some professing have erred concerning the faith. Grace [be] with thee. Amen. ([The first to Timothy was written from Laodicea, which is the chiefest city of Phrygia Pacatiana.])
1 Timothy 6:4 - He is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and strifes of words, whereof cometh envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings,
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