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Anger


Ephesians 4:26-27. Be angry, and don’t sin. Don’t let the sun go down on your wrath, and don’t give place to the devil.

Ephesians 6:4. You fathers, don’t provoke your children to wrath, but nurture them in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.

Galatians 5:14-15. The whole law is fulfilled in one word, in this: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” But if you bite and devour one another, be careful that you don’t consume one another.

Galatians 5:19-21. Now the deeds of the flesh are obvious, which are: adultery, sexual immorality, uncleanness, lustfulness, idolatry, sorcery, hatred, strife, jealousies, outbursts of anger, rivalries, divisions, heresies, envy, murders, drunkenness, orgies, and things like these; of which I forewarn you, even as I also forewarned you, that those who practice such things will not inherit God’s Kingdom.

Matthew 21:12. Jesus entered into the temple of God, and drove out all of those who sold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the money changers’ tables and the seats of those who sold the doves.

Micah 7:18. Who is a God like you, who pardons iniquity, and passes over the disobedience of the remnant of his heritage? He doesn’t retain his anger forever, because he delights in loving kindness.

Nehemiah 9:17. You are a God ready to pardon, gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abundant in loving kindness, and didn’t forsake them.

Proverbs 14:17. He who is quick to become angry will commit folly.

Proverbs 15:1. A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.

Psalm 78:38. He, being merciful, forgave iniquity, and didn’t destroy them. Yes, many times he turned his anger away, and didn’t stir up all his wrath.

PIB Scriptures are derived from the World English Bible