Psalms 12:3

“The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaketh proud things:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The Lord shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaketh proud things.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

May the LORD cut off all flattering lips, The tongue that speaks great things;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah will cut off all flattering lips, The tongue that speaketh great things;
- American Standard Version (1901)

The smooth lips and the tongue of pride will be cut off by the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah will cut off all flattering lips, the tongue that speaketh proud things,
- Darby Bible

The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaketh proud things:
- Webster's Bible

May Yahweh cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that boasts,
- World English Bible

Jehovah doth cut off all lips of flattery, A tongue speaking great things,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(12:4) May the LORD cut off all flattering lips, the tongue that speaketh proud things!
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 12

  • Steve morrow
    psalm 12:1 help LORD for the godly man ceaseth for the faithful fail from among the children of men 12:2 they speak vanity every one with his neighbor with flattering lips and with a double heart do they speak
  • Steve morrow
    psalm 12:3 the LORD shall cut off all flattering lips and the tongue that speaketh proud things 12:4 WHO HAVE SAID WITH OUR TONGUE WILL WE PREVAIL OUR LIPS ARE OUR OWN --- WHO IS LORD OVER US ---
  • Dwayne
    It is a psalm that draws us closer to God, as a god that we can depend. when all else fails and all others forsake us. He will be there. He is our God.
  • Geraldine Cole
    Praise The Lord Jesus he is OWESOME THEIR NO One LIKE HIM NO WHERE I THANK HIM FOR SAVING MY SOUL FEELING ME WITH HIS HOLY GHOST. I WOULD BE NOTHING WITHOUT HIM Amen
  • Mark Young
    Dear Friends, This ALL Powerful and Convicting Verse in The Great Book of Psalms 12:5 Found In The King James Version Holy Bible, Clearly Reveals The Willingness of The ALMIGHTY Presences and Actions of The HOLY SPIRIT of GOD in ALL of Our Lives... What A Shining Example of What WE ALL Should Be Doing To Care For Our Fellow Brothers, Sisters and Neighbors Internally and Externally To Our Communities Beyond... Praise The LORD GOD ALMIGHTY For ALL of His Blessings From Above Merry Christmas!!!
  • Steve morrow
    psalm 12:2 they speak vanity every one with his neighbor with flattering lips and with a double heart do they speak jude 1:16 these are murmerers complainers walking after their own lusts and their mouth speaketh great swelling words having mens persons in admiration because of advantage acts 20:30 also of your own selves shall men arise speaking perverse things to draw away disciples after them john 8:45 and because I tell the truth you believe ME not

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