Their throat is an open sepulcher; with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips:
Nave's Topical Index—AKJV
... Truth will spring from a good heart: falsehood and deceit from a corrupt heart. ... The
tongue can be an instrument of untold good or incalculable evil. ...
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Upon the Government of the Tongue.
... may use the faculty of speech as an instrument of false ... As to the former: deceit
in the management of ... The government of the tongue, considered as a subject of ...
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Whether the Manner and Order of the First Temptation was Fitting?
... temptation; but as he was possessed of the lust of deceit, he could ... in it: thus,
we speak of a prudent or cunning tongue, because it is the instrument of a ...
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On the Formation of the Character of Believers, and on Giving of ...
... O God, who art powerful, faithful, and true, and without deceit in Thy ... to confess
withal, and added to it a suitable tongue as an instrument to modulate ...
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The Folly of Slander. Part 2.
... givest thy mouth to evil, and thy tongue frameth deceit. ... all devouring words, O thou
deceitful tongue:" and, "A ... that is, he is a complicated instrument of all ...
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On all the Saints.
... Knowing, therefore, the feebleness of tongue proper to me, I should ... to use as the
ready weapon of his deceit, has become the mighty instrument of his ...
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The Eighth Book Very Notably Overthrows the Blasphemy of The
... begotten, He was not," ready upon his tongue for the ... is Himself from nothing, and
since the deceit obtains much ... being made, so to say, the instrument of Him ...
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Refutation of the Gentiles
... find expression through one part only, namely the tongue? ... a body and using a human
instrument to vitalize ... and freed and undeceived them all from every deceit. ...
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Slavery of Redemptioners.
... This crying deceit moved some well-disposed German inhabitants ... the magistrate by
a written instrument for a ... in this life; many also forget their mother-tongue. ...
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On the Ten Points of Doctrine.
... that make spoil through philosophy and vain deceit [643 ... And how the tongue ministers
to two purposes, the sense of ... The body is an instrument, and, as it were, a ...
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