- 1 What does the Bible say about keeping your word KJV?
- 2 What does keeping your word mean?
- 3 What does the Bible say about watching your words?
- 4 What does the Bible say about keeping vows?
- 5 Is promise keeping morally important?
- 6 Why should you keep a promise?
- 7 Are words powerful?
- 8 What does Jesus say about the world?
- 9 How words affect our lives?
- 10 Do you not swear by heaven or earth?
- 11 Where in the Bible does it say let your yes be yes and no be no?
What does the Bible say about keeping your word KJV?
1 John 2:5 But whoso keepeth his word, in him verily is the love of God perfected: hereby know we that we are in him. Deuteronomy 23:23 That which is gone out of thy lips thou shalt keep and perform; even a freewill offering, according as thou hast vowed unto the LORD thy God, which thou hast promised with thy mouth.
What does keeping your word mean?
to uphold one’s promise; to do as one says. (The opposite of break one’s word.) I told her I’d be there to pick her up, and I intend to keep my word. Keeping one’s word is necessary in the legal profession.
What does the Bible say about watching your words?
Proverbs 15: 1 “A gentle answer turns away wrath, but hard words stir up anger.” Proverbs 15:4 “Gentle words bring life and health; a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit.” Proverbs 18:4 “A person’s words can be life-giving water; words of true wisdom are as refreshing as a bubbling brook.”
What does the Bible say about keeping vows?
When you make a vow to God, do not delay in fulfilling it. He has no pleasure in fools; fulfill your vow. It is better not to vow than to make a vow and not fulfill it. Do not let your mouth lead you into sin.
Is promise keeping morally important?
One has a moral duty to keep one’s promises because making a promise will lead others to believe that you will do what you promise. Breaking the promise is then tantamount to deceiving those one promised, and since one has a moral duty not to do this, one has a moral duty to keep one’s promises.
Why should you keep a promise?
Keeping promises can help build trust between people. This way the other person knows you have kept their promises in the past, so they will trust you in the future”), which causes minor disruptions in the flow of the essay.
Are words powerful?
“Words are singularly the most powerful force available to humanity. We can choose to use this force constructively with words of encouragement, or destructively using words of despair. Words have energy and power with the ability to help, to heal, to hinder, to hurt, to harm, to humiliate and to humble.”
What does Jesus say about the world?
Here are just a few: “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.” “I am establishing my covenant with every living creature.”
How words affect our lives?
Words can build up or tear down. Words influence others and build relationships at work and personally. They can tear down relationships. Simply put, language holds massive, colossal power to manifest change, whether it’s good or bad.
Do you not swear by heaven or earth?
James 5:12, KJV: “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.”
Where in the Bible does it say let your yes be yes and no be no?
In the King James Version of the Bible the text reads: But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.