Gen_18:27 Then Abraham spoke up again: "Now that I have been so bold as to speak to the Lord, though I am nothing but dust and ashes,
Gen_18:30 Then he said, "May the Lord not be angry, but let me speak. What if only thirty can be found there?" He answered, "I will not do it if I find thirty there."
Gen_18:31 Abraham said, "Now that I have been so bold as to speak to the Lord, what if only twenty can be found there?" He said, "For the sake of twenty, I will not destroy it."
Gen_18:32 Then he said, "May the Lord not be angry, but let me speak just once more. What if only ten can be found there?" He answered, "For the sake of ten, I will not destroy it."
Gen_19:21 He said to him, "Very well, I will grant this request too; I will not overthrow the town you speak of.
Gen_34:20 So Hamor and his son Shechem went to the gate of their city to speak to the men of their city.
Gen_37:4 When his brothers saw that their father loved him more than any of them, they hated him and could not speak a kind word to him.
Gen_44:18 Then Judah went up to him and said: "Pardon your servant, my lord, let me speak a word to my lord. Do not be angry with your servant, though you are equal to Pharaoh himself.
Gen_46:31 Then Joseph said to his brothers and to his father's household, "I will go up and speak to Pharaoh and will say to him, 'My brothers and my father's household, who were living in the land of Canaan, have come to me.
Gen_50:4 When the days of mourning had passed, Joseph said to Pharaoh's court, "If I have found favor in your eyes, speak to Pharaoh for me. Tell him,
Exo_4:12 Now go; I will help you speak and will teach you what to say."
Exo_4:14 Then the LORD's anger burned against Moses and he said, "What about your brother, Aaron the Levite? I know he can speak well. He is already on his way to meet you, and he will be glad to see you.
Exo_4:15 You shall speak to him and put words in his mouth; I will help both of you speak and will teach you what to do.
Exo_4:16 He will speak to the people for you, and it will be as if he were your mouth and as if you were God to him.
Exo_5:23 Ever since I went to Pharaoh to speak in your name, he has brought trouble on this people, and you have not rescued your people at all."
Exo_6:12 But Moses said to the LORD, "If the Israelites will not listen to me, why would Pharaoh listen to me, since I speak with faltering lips?"
Exo_6:30 But Moses said to the LORD, "Since I speak with faltering lips, why would Pharaoh listen to me?"
Exo_19:6 you will be for me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.' These are the words you are to speak to the Israelites."
Exo_19:7 So Moses went back and summoned the elders of the people and set before them all the words the LORD had commanded him to speak.
Exo_20:19 and said to Moses, "Speak to us yourself and we will listen. But do not have God speak to us or we will die."
Exo_29:42 "For the generations to come this burnt offering is to be made regularly at the entrance to the tent of meeting, before the LORD. There I will meet you and speak to you;
Exo_33:11 The LORD would speak to Moses face to face, as one speaks to a friend. Then Moses would return to the camp, but his young aide Joshua son of Nun did not leave the tent.
Exo_34:34 But whenever he entered the LORD's presence to speak with him, he removed the veil until he came out. And when he came out and told the Israelites what he had been commanded,
Exo_34:35 they saw that his face was radiant. Then Moses would put the veil back over his face until he went in to speak with the LORD.
Lev_1:2 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'When anyone among you brings an offering to the LORD, bring as your offering an animal from either the herd or the flock.
Lev_5:1 "'If anyone sins because they do not speak up when they hear a public charge to testify regarding something they have seen or learned about, they will be held responsible.
Lev_15:2 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'When any man has an unusual bodily discharge, such a discharge is unclean.
Lev_17:2 "Speak to Aaron and his sons and to all the Israelites and say to them: 'This is what the LORD has commanded:
Lev_18:2 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'I am the LORD your God.
Lev_19:2 "Speak to the entire assembly of Israel and say to them: 'Be holy because I, the LORD your God, am holy.
Lev_21:1 The LORD said to Moses, "Speak to the priests, the sons of Aaron, and say to them: 'A priest must not make himself ceremonially unclean for any of his people who die,
Lev_22:18 "Speak to Aaron and his sons and to all the Israelites and say to them: 'If any of you--whether an Israelite or a foreigner residing in Israel--presents a gift for a burnt offering to the LORD, either to fulfill a vow or as a freewill offering,
Lev_23:2 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'These are my appointed festivals, the appointed festivals of the LORD, which you are to proclaim as sacred assemblies.
Lev_23:10 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'When you enter the land I am going to give you and you reap its harvest, bring to the priest a sheaf of the first grain you harvest.
Lev_25:2 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'When you enter the land I am going to give you, the land itself must observe a sabbath to the LORD.
Lev_27:2 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'If anyone makes a special vow to dedicate a person to the LORD by giving the equivalent value,
Num_5:12 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'If a man's wife goes astray and is unfaithful to him
Num_6:2 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'If a man or woman wants to make a special vow, a vow of dedication to the LORD as a Nazirite,
Num_7:89 When Moses entered the tent of meeting to speak with the LORD, he heard the voice speaking to him from between the two cherubim above the atonement cover on the ark of the covenant law. In this way the LORD spoke to him.
Num_8:2 "Speak to Aaron and say to him, 'When you set up the lamps, see that all seven light up the area in front of the lampstand.'"
Num_11:17 I will come down and speak with you there, and I will take some of the power of the Spirit that is on you and put it on them. They will share the burden of the people with you so that you will not have to carry it alone.
Num_12:6 he said, "Listen to my words: "When there is a prophet among you, I, the LORD, reveal myself to them in visions, I speak to them in dreams.
Num_12:8 With him I speak face to face, clearly and not in riddles; he sees the form of the LORD. Why then were you not afraid to speak against my servant Moses?"
Num_15:2 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'After you enter the land I am giving you as a home
Num_15:18 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'When you enter the land to which I am taking you
Num_15:38 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'Throughout the generations to come you are to make tassels on the corners of your garments, with a blue cord on each tassel.
Num_17:2 "Speak to the Israelites and get twelve staffs from them, one from the leader of each of their ancestral tribes. Write the name of each man on his staff.
Num_18:26 "Speak to the Levites and say to them: 'When you receive from the Israelites the tithe I give you as your inheritance, you must present a tenth of that tithe as the LORD's offering.
Num_20:8 "Take the staff, and you and your brother Aaron gather the assembly together. Speak to that rock before their eyes and it will pour out its water. You will bring water out of the rock for the community so they and their livestock can drink."
Num_22:35 The angel of the LORD said to Balaam, "Go with the men, but speak only what I tell you." So Balaam went with Balak's officials.
Num_22:38 "Well, I have come to you now," Balaam replied. "But I can't say whatever I please. I must speak only what God puts in my mouth."
Num_23:12 He answered, "Must I not speak what the LORD puts in my mouth?"
Num_23:19 God is not human, that he should lie, not a human being, that he should change his mind. Does he speak and then not act? Does he promise and not fulfill?
Num_33:51 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'When you cross the Jordan into Canaan,
Num_35:10 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'When you cross the Jordan into Canaan,
Deu_3:26 But because of you the LORD was angry with me and would not listen to me. "That is enough," the LORD said. "Do not speak to me anymore about this matter.
Deu_18:20 But a prophet who presumes to speak in my name anything I have not commanded, or a prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, is to be put to death."
Deu_31:28 Assemble before me all the elders of your tribes and all your officials, so that I can speak these words in their hearing and call the heavens and the earth to testify against them.
Deu_32:1 Listen, you heavens, and I will speak; hear, you earth, the words of my mouth.
Jdg_19:30 Everyone who saw it was saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Just imagine! We must do something! So speak up!"
Jdg_20:7 Now, all you Israelites, speak up and tell me what you have decided to do."
1Sa_2:3 "Do not keep talking so proudly or let your mouth speak such arrogance, for the LORD is a God who knows, and by him deeds are weighed.
1Sa_3:9 So Eli told Samuel, "Go and lie down, and if he calls you, say, 'Speak, LORD, for your servant is listening.'" So Samuel went and lay down in his place.
1Sa_3:10 The LORD came and stood there, calling as at the other times, "Samuel! Samuel!" Then Samuel said, "Speak, for your servant is listening."
1Sa_17:29 "Now what have I done?" said David. "Can't I even speak?"
1Sa_18:22 Then Saul ordered his attendants: "Speak to David privately and say, 'Look, the king likes you, and his attendants all love you; now become his son-in-law.'"
1Sa_19:3 I will go out and stand with my father in the field where you are. I'll speak to him about you and will tell you what I find out."
1Sa_25:24 She fell at his feet and said: "Pardon your servant, my lord, and let me speak to you; hear what your servant has to say.
2Sa_3:27 Now when Abner returned to Hebron, Joab took him aside into an inner chamber, as if to speak with him privately. And there, to avenge the blood of his brother Asahel, Joab stabbed him in the stomach, and he died.
2Sa_13:13 What about me? Where could I get rid of my disgrace? And what about you? You would be like one of the wicked fools in Israel. Please speak to the king; he will not keep me from being married to you."
2Sa_14:3 Then go to the king and speak these words to him." And Joab put the words in her mouth.
2Sa_14:12 Then the woman said, "Let your servant speak a word to my lord the king." "Speak," he replied.
2Sa_14:15 "And now I have come to say this to my lord the king because the people have made me afraid. Your servant thought, 'I will speak to the king; perhaps he will grant his servant's request.
2Sa_14:18 Then the king said to the woman, "Don't keep from me the answer to what I am going to ask you." "Let my lord the king speak," the woman said.
2Sa_19:43 Then the men of Israel answered the men of Judah, "We have ten shares in the king; so we have a greater claim on David than you have. Why then do you treat us with contempt? Weren't we the first to speak of bringing back our king?" But the men of Judah pressed their claims even more forcefully than the men of Israel.
2Sa_20:16 a wise woman called from the city, "Listen! Listen! Tell Joab to come here so I can speak to him."
1Ki_2:18 "Very well," Bathsheba replied, "I will speak to the king for you."
1Ki_2:19 When Bathsheba went to King Solomon to speak to him for Adonijah, the king stood up to meet her, bowed down to her and sat down on his throne. He had a throne brought for the king's mother, and she sat down at his right hand.
1Ki_22:13 The messenger who had gone to summon Micaiah said to him, "Look, the other prophets without exception are predicting success for the king. Let your word agree with theirs, and speak favorably."
1Ki_22:24 Then Zedekiah son of Kenaanah went up and slapped Micaiah in the face. "Which way did the spirit from the LORD go when he went from me to speak to you?" he asked.
2Ki_4:13 Elisha said to him, "Tell her, 'You have gone to all this trouble for us. Now what can be done for you? Can we speak on your behalf to the king or the commander of the army?'" She replied, "I have a home among my own people."
2Ki_6:12 "None of us, my lord the king," said one of his officers, "but Elisha, the prophet who is in Israel, tells the king of Israel the very words you speak in your bedroom."
2Ki_18:20 You say you have the counsel and the might for war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
2Ki_18:26 Then Eliakim son of Hilkiah, and Shebna and Joah said to the field commander, "Please speak to your servants in Aramaic, since we understand it. Don't speak to us in Hebrew in the hearing of the people on the wall."
2Ki_22:14 Hilkiah the priest, Ahikam, Akbor, Shaphan and Asaiah went to speak to the prophet Huldah, who was the wife of Shallum son of Tikvah, the son of Harhas, keeper of the wardrobe. She lived in Jerusalem, in the New Quarter.
2Ch_18:12 The messenger who had gone to summon Micaiah said to him, "Look, the other prophets without exception are predicting success for the king. Let your word agree with theirs, and speak favorably."
2Ch_18:23 Then Zedekiah son of Kenaanah went up and slapped Micaiah in the face. "Which way did the spirit from the LORD go when he went from me to speak to you?" he asked.
2Ch_34:22 Hilkiah and those the king had sent with him went to speak to the prophet Huldah, who was the wife of Shallum son of Tokhath, the son of Hasrah, keeper of the wardrobe. She lived in Jerusalem, in the New Quarter.
Neh_13:24 Half of their children spoke the language of Ashdod or the language of one of the other peoples, and did not know how to speak the language of Judah.
Est_6:4 The king said, "Who is in the court?" Now Haman had just entered the outer court of the palace to speak to the king about impaling Mordecai on the pole he had set up for him.
Job_7:11 "Therefore I will not keep silent; I will speak out in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.
Job_9:35 Then I would speak up without fear of him, but as it now stands with me, I cannot.
Job_10:1 "I loathe my very life; therefore I will give free rein to my complaint and speak out in the bitterness of my soul.
Job_11:5 Oh, how I wish that God would speak, that he would open his lips against you
Job_12:8 or speak to the earth, and it will teach you, or let the fish in the sea inform you.
Job_13:3 But I desire to speak to the Almighty and to argue my case with God.
Job_13:7 Will you speak wickedly on God's behalf? Will you speak deceitfully for him?
Job_13:13 "Keep silent and let me speak; then let come to me what may.
Job_13:22 Then summon me and I will answer, or let me speak, and you reply to me.
Job_16:4 I also could speak like you, if you were in my place; I could make fine speeches against you and shake my head at you.
Job_16:6 "Yet if I speak, my pain is not relieved; and if I refrain, it does not go away.
Job_21:3 Bear with me while I speak, and after I have spoken, mock on.
Job_32:7 I thought, 'Age should speak; advanced years should teach wisdom.'
Job_32:20 I must speak and find relief; I must open my lips and reply.
Job_33:3 My words come from an upright heart; my lips sincerely speak what I know.
Job_33:14 For God does speak--now one way, now another-- though no one perceives it.
Job_33:16 he may speak in their ears and terrify them with warnings,
Job_33:31 "Pay attention, Job, and listen to me; be silent, and I will speak.
Job_33:32 If you have anything to say, answer me; speak up, for I want to vindicate you.
Job_37:20 Should he be told that I want to speak? Would anyone ask to be swallowed up?
Job_41:3 Will it keep begging you for mercy? Will it speak to you with gentle words?
Job_41:12 "I will not fail to speak of Leviathan's limbs, its strength and its graceful form.
Job_42:4 "You said, 'Listen now, and I will speak; I will question you, and you shall answer me.'
Psa_17:10 They close up their callous hearts, and their mouths speak with arrogance.
Psa_28:3 Do not drag me away with the wicked, with those who do evil, who speak cordially with their neighbors but harbor malice in their hearts.
Psa_31:18 Let their lying lips be silenced, for with pride and contempt they speak arrogantly against the righteous.
Psa_35:20 They do not speak peaceably, but devise false accusations against those who live quietly in the land.
Psa_37:30 The mouths of the righteous utter wisdom, and their tongues speak what is just.
Psa_38:13 I am like the deaf, who cannot hear, like the mute, who cannot speak;
Psa_40:5 Many, LORD my God, are the wonders you have done, the things you planned for us. None can compare with you; were I to speak and tell of your deeds, they would be too many to declare.
Psa_40:10 I do not hide your righteousness in my heart; I speak of your faithfulness and your saving help. I do not conceal your love and your faithfulness from the great assembly.
Psa_49:3 My mouth will speak words of wisdom; the meditation of my heart will give you understanding.
Psa_50:7 "Listen, my people, and I will speak; I will testify against you, Israel: I am God, your God.
Psa_58:1 For the director of music. To the tune of "Do Not Destroy." Of David. A miktam. Do you rulers indeed speak justly? Do you judge people with equity?
Psa_71:10 For my enemies speak against me; those who wait to kill me conspire together.
Psa_73:8 They scoff, and speak with malice; with arrogance they threaten oppression.
Psa_75:5 Do not lift your horns against heaven; do not speak so defiantly.'"
Psa_77:4 You kept my eyes from closing; I was too troubled to speak.
Psa_109:20 May this be the LORD's payment to my accusers, to those who speak evil of me.
Psa_115:5 They have mouths, but cannot speak, eyes, but cannot see.
Psa_119:46 I will speak of your statutes before kings and will not be put to shame,
Psa_120:7 I am for peace; but when I speak, they are for war.
Psa_135:16 They have mouths, but cannot speak, eyes, but cannot see.
Psa_139:20 They speak of you with evil intent; your adversaries misuse your name.
Psa_145:5 They speak of the glorious splendor of your majesty-- and I will meditate on your wonderful works.
Psa_145:11 They tell of the glory of your kingdom and speak of your might,
Psa_145:21 My mouth will speak in praise of the LORD. Let every creature praise his holy name for ever and ever.
Pro_6:22 When you walk, they will guide you; when you sleep, they will watch over you; when you awake, they will speak to you.
Pro_8:6 Listen, for I have trustworthy things to say; I open my lips to speak what is right.
Pro_13:3 Those who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.
Pro_16:10 The lips of a king speak as an oracle, and his mouth does not betray justice.
Pro_18:17 In a lawsuit the first to speak seems right, until someone comes forward and cross-examines.
Pro_20:15 Gold there is, and rubies in abundance, but lips that speak knowledge are a rare jewel.
Pro_22:21 teaching you to be honest and to speak the truth, so that you bring back truthful reports to those you serve?
Pro_23:9 Do not speak to fools, for they will scorn your prudent words.
Pro_23:16 my inmost being will rejoice when your lips speak what is right.
Pro_31:8 Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute.
Pro_31:9 Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.
Ecc_3:7 a time to tear and a time to mend, a time to be silent and a time to speak,
Isa_8:20 Consult God's instruction and the testimony of warning. If anyone does not speak according to this word, they have no light of dawn.
Isa_19:18 In that day five cities in Egypt will speak the language of Canaan and swear allegiance to the LORD Almighty. One of them will be called the City of the Sun.
Isa_28:11 Very well then, with foreign lips and strange tongues God will speak to this people,
Isa_29:4 Brought low, you will speak from the ground; your speech will mumble out of the dust. Your voice will come ghostlike from the earth; out of the dust your speech will whisper.
Isa_32:6 For fools speak folly, their hearts are bent on evil: They practice ungodliness and spread error concerning the LORD; the hungry they leave empty and from the thirsty they withhold water.
Isa_33:15 Those who walk righteously and speak what is right, who reject gain from extortion and keep their hands from accepting bribes, who stop their ears against plots of murder and shut their eyes against contemplating evil--
Isa_36:5 You say you have counsel and might for war--but you speak only empty words. On whom are you depending, that you rebel against me?
Isa_36:11 Then Eliakim, Shebna and Joah said to the field commander, "Please speak to your servants in Aramaic, since we understand it. Don't speak to us in Hebrew in the hearing of the people on the wall."
Isa_40:2 Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to her that her hard service has been completed, that her sin has been paid for, that she has received from the LORD's hand double for all her sins.
Isa_41:1 "Be silent before me, you islands! Let the nations renew their strength! Let them come forward and speak; let us meet together at the place of judgment.
Isa_44:9 All who make idols are nothing, and the things they treasure are worthless. Those who would speak up for them are blind; they are ignorant, to their own shame.
Isa_45:19 I have not spoken in secret, from somewhere in a land of darkness; I have not said to Jacob's descendants, 'Seek me in vain.' I, the LORD, speak the truth; I declare what is right.
Jer_1:6 "Alas, Sovereign LORD," I said, "I do not know how to speak; I am too young."
Jer_5:5 So I will go to the leaders and speak to them; surely they know the way of the LORD, the requirements of their God." But with one accord they too had broken off the yoke and torn off the bonds.
Jer_6:10 To whom can I speak and give warning? Who will listen to me? Their ears are closed so they cannot hear. The word of the LORD is offensive to them; they find no pleasure in it.
Jer_9:8 Their tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks deceitfully. With their mouths they all speak cordially to their neighbors, but in their hearts they set traps for them.
Jer_10:5 Like a scarecrow in a cucumber field, their idols cannot speak; they must be carried because they cannot walk. Do not fear them; they can do no harm nor can they do any good."
Jer_12:1 You are always righteous, LORD, when I bring a case before you. Yet I would speak with you about your justice: Why does the way of the wicked prosper? Why do all the faithless live at ease?
Jer_12:6 Your relatives, members of your own family-- even they have betrayed you; they have raised a loud cry against you. Do not trust them, though they speak well of you.
Jer_14:17 "Speak this word to them: "'Let my eyes overflow with tears night and day without ceasing; for the Virgin Daughter, my people, has suffered a grievous wound, a crushing blow.
Jer_20:8 Whenever I speak, I cry out proclaiming violence and destruction. So the word of the LORD has brought me insult and reproach all day long.
Jer_20:9 But if I say, "I will not mention his word or speak anymore in his name," his word is in my heart like a fire, a fire shut up in my bones. I am weary of holding it in; indeed, I cannot.
Jer_23:16 This is what the LORD Almighty says: "Do not listen to what the prophets are prophesying to you; they fill you with false hopes. They speak visions from their own minds, not from the mouth of the LORD.
Jer_23:21 I did not send these prophets, yet they have run with their message; I did not speak to them, yet they have prophesied.
Jer_23:28 Let the prophet who has a dream recount the dream, but let the one who has my word speak it faithfully. For what has straw to do with grain?" declares the LORD.
Jer_26:2 "This is what the LORD says: Stand in the courtyard of the LORD's house and speak to all the people of the towns of Judah who come to worship in the house of the LORD. Tell them everything I command you; do not omit a word.
Jer_26:7 The priests, the prophets and all the people heard Jeremiah speak these words in the house of the LORD.
Jer_26:15 Be assured, however, that if you put me to death, you will bring the guilt of innocent blood on yourselves and on this city and on those who live in it, for in truth the LORD has sent me to you to speak all these words in your hearing."
Jer_31:20 Is not Ephraim my dear son, the child in whom I delight? Though I often speak against him, I still remember him. Therefore my heart yearns for him; I have great compassion for him," declares the LORD.
Jer_32:4 Zedekiah king of Judah will not escape the Babylonians but will certainly be given into the hands of the king of Babylon, and will speak with him face to face and see him with his own eyes.
Jer_34:3 You will not escape from his grasp but will surely be captured and given into his hands. You will see the king of Babylon with your own eyes, and he will speak with you face to face. And you will go to Babylon.
Jer_48:27 Was not Israel the object of your ridicule? Was she caught among thieves, that you shake your head in scorn whenever you speak of her?
Lam_3:37 Who can speak and have it happen if the Lord has not decreed it?
Eze_2:1 He said to me, "Son of man, stand up on your feet and I will speak to you."
Eze_2:7 You must speak my words to them, whether they listen or fail to listen, for they are rebellious.
Eze_3:1 And he said to me, "Son of man, eat what is before you, eat this scroll; then go and speak to the people of Israel."
Eze_3:4 He then said to me: "Son of man, go now to the people of Israel and speak my words to them.
Eze_3:10 And he said to me, "Son of man, listen carefully and take to heart all the words I speak to you.
Eze_3:11 Go now to your people in exile and speak to them. Say to them, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says,' whether they listen or fail to listen."
Eze_3:17 "Son of man, I have made you a watchman for the people of Israel; so hear the word I speak and give them warning from me.
Eze_3:18 When I say to a wicked person, 'You will surely die,' and you do not warn them or speak out to dissuade them from their evil ways in order to save their life, that wicked person will die for their sin, and I will hold you accountable for their blood.
Eze_3:22 The hand of the LORD was on me there, and he said to me, "Get up and go out to the plain, and there I will speak to you."
Eze_3:27 But when I speak to you, I will open your mouth and you shall say to them, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says.' Whoever will listen let them listen, and whoever will refuse let them refuse; for they are a rebellious people.
Eze_12:25 But I the LORD will speak what I will, and it shall be fulfilled without delay. For in your days, you rebellious people, I will fulfill whatever I say, declares the Sovereign LORD.'"
Eze_14:4 Therefore speak to them and tell them, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: When any of the Israelites set up idols in their hearts and put a wicked stumbling block before their faces and then go to a prophet, I the LORD will answer them myself in keeping with their great idolatry.
Eze_20:3 "Son of man, speak to the elders of Israel and say to them, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: Have you come to inquire of me? As surely as I live, I will not let you inquire of me, declares the Sovereign LORD.'
Eze_20:27 "Therefore, son of man, speak to the people of Israel and say to them, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: In this also your ancestors blasphemed me by being unfaithful to me:
Eze_24:27 At that time your mouth will be opened; you will speak with him and will no longer be silent. So you will be a sign to them, and they will know that I am the LORD."
Eze_29:3 Speak to him and say: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: "'I am against you, Pharaoh king of Egypt, you great monster lying among your streams. You say, "The Nile belongs to me; I made it for myself."
Eze_33:2 "Son of man, speak to your people and say to them: 'When I bring the sword against a land, and the people of the land choose one of their men and make him their watchman,
Eze_33:7 "Son of man, I have made you a watchman for the people of Israel; so hear the word I speak and give them warning from me.
Eze_33:8 When I say to the wicked, 'You wicked person, you will surely die,' and you do not speak out to dissuade them from their ways, that wicked person will die for their sin, and I will hold you accountable for their blood.
Eze_33:31 My people come to you, as they usually do, and sit before you to hear your words, but they do not put them into practice. Their mouths speak of love, but their hearts are greedy for unjust gain.
Eze_36:6 Therefore prophesy concerning the land of Israel and say to the mountains and hills, to the ravines and valleys: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: I speak in my jealous wrath because you have suffered the scorn of the nations.
Dan_7:25 He will speak against the Most High and oppress his holy people and try to change the set times and the laws. The holy people will be delivered into his hands for a time, times and half a time.
Dan_10:11 He said, "Daniel, you who are highly esteemed, consider carefully the words I am about to speak to you, and stand up, for I have now been sent to you." And when he said this to me, I stood up trembling.
Dan_10:16 Then one who looked like a man touched my lips, and I opened my mouth and began to speak. I said to the one standing before me, "I am overcome with anguish because of the vision, my lord, and I feel very weak.
Dan_10:19 "Do not be afraid, you who are highly esteemed," he said. "Peace! Be strong now; be strong." When he spoke to me, I was strengthened and said, "Speak, my lord, since you have given me strength."
Hos_1:2 When the LORD began to speak through Hosea, the LORD said to him, "Go, marry a promiscuous woman and have children with her, for like an adulterous wife this land is guilty of unfaithfulness to the LORD."
Hos_2:14 "Therefore I am now going to allure her; I will lead her into the wilderness and speak tenderly to her.
Hos_7:13 Woe to them, because they have strayed from me! Destruction to them, because they have rebelled against me! I long to redeem them but they speak about me falsely.
Mic_6:12 Your rich people are violent; your inhabitants are liars and their tongues speak deceitfully.
Hab_2:18 "Of what value is an idol carved by a craftsman? Or an image that teaches lies? For the one who makes it trusts in his own creation; he makes idols that cannot speak.
Hag_2:2 "Speak to Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, to Joshua son of Jozadak, the high priest, and to the remnant of the people. Ask them,
Zec_8:16 These are the things you are to do: Speak the truth to each other, and render true and sound judgment in your courts;
Zec_10:2 The idols speak deceitfully, diviners see visions that lie; they tell dreams that are false, they give comfort in vain. Therefore the people wander like sheep oppressed for lack of a shepherd.
Mat_10:27 What I tell you in the dark, speak in the daylight; what is whispered in your ear, proclaim from the roofs.
Mat_11:7 As John's disciples were leaving, Jesus began to speak to the crowd about John: "What did you go out into the wilderness to see? A reed swayed by the wind?
Mat_12:46 While Jesus was still talking to the crowd, his mother and brothers stood outside, wanting to speak to him.
Mat_12:47 Someone told him, "Your mother and brothers are standing outside, wanting to speak to you."
Mat_13:10 The disciples came to him and asked, "Why do you speak to the people in parables?"
Mat_13:13 This is why I speak to them in parables: "Though seeing, they do not see; though hearing, they do not hear or understand.
Mat_17:25 "Yes, he does," he replied. When Peter came into the house, Jesus was the first to speak. "What do you think, Simon?" he asked. "From whom do the kings of the earth collect duty and taxes--from their own children or from others?"
Mar_1:34 and Jesus healed many who had various diseases. He also drove out many demons, but he would not let the demons speak because they knew who he was.
Mar_3:23 So Jesus called them over to him and began to speak to them in parables: "How can Satan drive out Satan?
Mar_7:35 At this, the man's ears were opened, his tongue was loosened and he began to speak plainly.
Mar_7:37 People were overwhelmed with amazement. "He has done everything well," they said. "He even makes the deaf hear and the mute speak."
Mar_12:1 Jesus then began to speak to them in parables: "A man planted a vineyard. He put a wall around it, dug a pit for the winepress and built a watchtower. Then he rented the vineyard to some farmers and moved to another place.
Mar_16:17 And these signs will accompany those who believe: In my name they will drive out demons; they will speak in new tongues;
Luk_1:19 The angel said to him, "I am Gabriel. I stand in the presence of God, and I have been sent to speak to you and to tell you this good news.
Luk_1:20 And now you will be silent and not able to speak until the day this happens, because you did not believe my words, which will come true at their appointed time."
Luk_1:22 When he came out, he could not speak to them. They realized he had seen a vision in the temple, for he kept making signs to them but remained unable to speak.
Luk_1:64 Immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue set free, and he began to speak, praising God.
Luk_4:41 Moreover, demons came out of many people, shouting, "You are the Son of God!" But he rebuked them and would not allow them to speak, because they knew he was the Messiah.
Luk_7:24 After John's messengers left, Jesus began to speak to the crowd about John: "What did you go out into the wilderness to see? A reed swayed by the wind?
Luk_8:10 He said, "The knowledge of the secrets of the kingdom of God has been given to you, but to others I speak in parables, so that, "'though seeing, they may not see; though hearing, they may not understand.'
Luk_12:1 Meanwhile, when a crowd of many thousands had gathered, so that they were trampling on one another, Jesus began to speak first to his disciples, saying: "Be on your guard against the yeast of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy.
Luk_20:21 So the spies questioned him: "Teacher, we know that you speak and teach what is right, and that you do not show partiality but teach the way of God in accordance with the truth.
Joh_3:11 Very truly I tell you, we speak of what we know, and we testify to what we have seen, but still you people do not accept our testimony.
Joh_3:12 I have spoken to you of earthly things and you do not believe; how then will you believe if I speak of heavenly things?
Joh_7:17 Anyone who chooses to do the will of God will find out whether my teaching comes from God or whether I speak on my own.
Joh_8:28 So Jesus said, "When you have lifted up the Son of Man, then you will know that I am he and that I do nothing on my own but speak just what the Father has taught me.
Joh_9:21 But how he can see now, or who opened his eyes, we don't know. Ask him. He is of age; he will speak for himself."
Joh_12:49 For I did not speak on my own, but the Father who sent me commanded me to say all that I have spoken.
Joh_14:10 Don't you believe that I am in the Father, and that the Father is in me? The words I say to you I do not speak on my own authority. Rather, it is the Father, living in me, who is doing his work.
Joh_16:13 But when he, the Spirit of truth, comes, he will guide you into all the truth. He will not speak on his own; he will speak only what he hears, and he will tell you what is yet to come.
Joh_19:10 "Do you refuse to speak to me?" Pilate said. "Don't you realize I have power either to free you or to crucify you?"
Act_1:4 On one occasion, while he was eating with them, he gave them this command: "Do not leave Jerusalem, but wait for the gift my Father promised, which you have heard me speak about.
Act_2:4 All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit enabled them.
Act_4:17 But to stop this thing from spreading any further among the people, we must warn them to speak no longer to anyone in this name."
Act_4:18 Then they called them in again and commanded them not to speak or teach at all in the name of Jesus.
Act_4:29 Now, Lord, consider their threats and enable your servants to speak your word with great boldness.
Act_5:40 His speech persuaded them. They called the apostles in and had them flogged. Then they ordered them not to speak in the name of Jesus, and let them go.
Act_6:11 Then they secretly persuaded some men to say, "We have heard Stephen speak blasphemous words against Moses and against God."
Act_8:33 In his humiliation he was deprived of justice. Who can speak of his descendants? For his life was taken from the earth."
Act_10:34 Then Peter began to speak: "I now realize how true it is that God does not show favoritism
Act_11:15 "As I began to speak, the Holy Spirit came on them as he had come on us at the beginning.
Act_11:20 Some of them, however, men from Cyprus and Cyrene, went to Antioch and began to speak to Greeks also, telling them the good news about the Lord Jesus.
Act_13:15 After the reading from the Law and the Prophets, the leaders of the synagogue sent word to them, saying, "Brothers, if you have a word of exhortation for the people, please speak."
Act_13:42 As Paul and Barnabas were leaving the synagogue, the people invited them to speak further about these things on the next Sabbath.
Act_13:46 Then Paul and Barnabas answered them boldly: "We had to speak the word of God to you first. Since you reject it and do not consider yourselves worthy of eternal life, we now turn to the Gentiles.
Act_16:13 On the Sabbath we went outside the city gate to the river, where we expected to find a place of prayer. We sat down and began to speak to the women who had gathered there.
Act_18:14 Just as Paul was about to speak, Gallio said to them, "If you Jews were making a complaint about some misdemeanor or serious crime, it would be reasonable for me to listen to you.
Act_18:26 He began to speak boldly in the synagogue. When Priscilla and Aquila heard him, they invited him to their home and explained to him the way of God more adequately.
Act_21:37 As the soldiers were about to take Paul into the barracks, he asked the commander, "May I say something to you?" "Do you speak Greek?" he replied.
Act_21:39 Paul answered, "I am a Jew, from Tarsus in Cilicia, a citizen of no ordinary city. Please let me speak to the people."
Act_22:2 When they heard him speak to them in Aramaic, they became very quiet. Then Paul said:
Act_23:5 Paul replied, "Brothers, I did not realize that he was the high priest; for it is written: 'Do not speak evil about the ruler of your people.'"
Act_24:10 When the governor motioned for him to speak, Paul replied: "I know that for a number of years you have been a judge over this nation; so I gladly make my defense.
Act_25:18 When his accusers got up to speak, they did not charge him with any of the crimes I had expected.
Act_26:1 Then Agrippa said to Paul, "You have permission to speak for yourself." So Paul motioned with his hand and began his defense:
Act_26:26 The king is familiar with these things, and I can speak freely to him. I am convinced that none of this has escaped his notice, because it was not done in a corner.
Rom_3:4 Not at all! Let God be true, and every human being a liar. As it is written: "So that you may be proved right when you speak and prevail when you judge."
Rom_9:1 I speak the truth in Christ--I am not lying, my conscience confirms it through the Holy Spirit--
Rom_15:18 I will not venture to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in leading the Gentiles to obey God by what I have said and done--
1Co_2:6 We do, however, speak a message of wisdom among the mature, but not the wisdom of this age or of the rulers of this age, who are coming to nothing.
1Co_2:13 This is what we speak, not in words taught us by human wisdom but in words taught by the Spirit, explaining spiritual realities with Spirit-taught words.
1Co_10:15 I speak to sensible people; judge for yourselves what I say.
1Co_12:30 Do all have gifts of healing? Do all speak in tongues? Do all interpret?
1Co_13:1 If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.
1Co_14:2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit.
1Co_14:5 I would like every one of you to speak in tongues, but I would rather have you prophesy. The one who prophesies is greater than the one who speaks in tongues, unless someone interprets, so that the church may be edified.
1Co_14:6 Now, brothers and sisters, if I come to you and speak in tongues, what good will I be to you, unless I bring you some revelation or knowledge or prophecy or word of instruction?
1Co_14:9 So it is with you. Unless you speak intelligible words with your tongue, how will anyone know what you are saying? You will just be speaking into the air.
1Co_14:18 I thank God that I speak in tongues more than all of you.
1Co_14:19 But in the church I would rather speak five intelligible words to instruct others than ten thousand words in a tongue.
1Co_14:21 In the Law it is written: "With other tongues and through the lips of foreigners I will speak to this people, but even then they will not listen to me, says the Lord."
1Co_14:27 If anyone speaks in a tongue, two--or at the most three--should speak, one at a time, and someone must interpret.
1Co_14:28 If there is no interpreter, the speaker should keep quiet in the church and speak to himself and to God.
1Co_14:29 Two or three prophets should speak, and the others should weigh carefully what is said.
1Co_14:34 Women should remain silent in the churches. They are not allowed to speak, but must be in submission, as the law says.
1Co_14:35 If they want to inquire about something, they should ask their own husbands at home; for it is disgraceful for a woman to speak in the church.
2Co_2:17 Unlike so many, we do not peddle the word of God for profit. On the contrary, in Christ we speak before God with sincerity, as those sent from God.
2Co_4:13 It is written: "I believed; therefore I have spoken." Since we have that same spirit of faith, we also believe and therefore speak,
2Co_6:13 As a fair exchange--I speak as to my children--open wide your hearts also.
Eph_4:25 Therefore each of you must put off falsehood and speak truthfully to your neighbor, for we are all members of one body.
Eph_6:19 Pray also for me, that whenever I speak, words may be given me so that I will fearlessly make known the mystery of the gospel,
1Th_2:4 On the contrary, we speak as those approved by God to be entrusted with the gospel. We are not trying to please people but God, who tests our hearts.
Heb_6:9 Even though we speak like this, dear friends, we are convinced of better things in your case--the things that have to do with salvation.
Jas_1:19 My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry,
Jas_2:12 Speak and act as those who are going to be judged by the law that gives freedom,
1Pe_3:16 keeping a clear conscience, so that those who speak maliciously against your good behavior in Christ may be ashamed of their slander.
1Jn_4:5 They are from the world and therefore speak from the viewpoint of the world, and the world listens to them.
3Jn_1:12 Demetrius is well spoken of by everyone--and even by the truth itself. We also speak well of him, and you know that our testimony is true.
Rev_13:15 The second beast was given power to give breath to the image of the first beast, so that the image could speak and cause all who refused to worship the image to be killed.