Psalm 73:8
They mock and speak with malice; with arrogance they threaten oppression.
Cross References
James 3:5
In the same way, the tongue is a small part of the body, but it boasts of great things. Consider how small a spark sets a great forest ablaze.

2 Peter 2:18
With lofty but empty words, they appeal to the sensual passions of the flesh and entice those who are just escaping from others who live in error.

Jude 1:16
These men are discontented grumblers, following after their own lusts; their mouths spew arrogance; they flatter others for their own advantage.

Psalm 1:1
Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, or set foot on the path of sinners, or sit in the seat of mockers.

Psalm 10:2
In pride the wicked pursue the needy; let them be caught in the schemes they devise.

Psalm 10:7
His mouth is full of cursing, deceit, and violence; trouble and malice are under his tongue.

Psalm 12:4
They say, "With our tongues we will prevail. We own our lips--who can be our master?"

Psalm 17:10
They have closed their callous hearts; their mouths speak with arrogance.

Ezekiel 7:11
Their violence has grown into a rod to punish their wickedness. None of them will remain: none of their multitude, none of their wealth, and nothing of value.

Treasury of Scripture
They are corrupt, and speak wickedly concerning oppression: they speak loftily.


Psalm 53:1-4
To the chief Musician upon Mahalath, Maschil, A Psalm of David. The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. Corrupt are they, and have done abominable iniquity: there is none that doeth good…

Proverbs 30:13,14
There is a generation, O how lofty are their eyes! and their eyelids are lifted up…

speak wickedly

Psalm 10:2,10,11
The wicked in his pride doth persecute the poor: let them be taken in the devices that they have imagined…

Psalm 12:4,5
Who have said, With our tongue will we prevail; our lips are our own: who is lord over us? …

Exodus 1:9,10
And he said unto his people, Behold, the people of the children of Israel are more and mightier than we: …

speak loftily

2 Peter 2:10
But chiefly them that walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise government. Presumptuous are they, selfwilled, they are not afraid to speak evil of dignities.

Jude 1:16
These are murmurers, complainers, walking after their own lusts; and their mouth speaketh great swelling words, having men's persons in admiration because of advantage.


Psalm 73:7
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