Scripture and Quotes: “The Importance of Listening”

James 1:19 “Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger;”

John 15:5 “I am the vine; you are the branches. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing.” (God, through Jesus, supplies all we need for loving others well)

1 John 4:1 “Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world.”

Proverbs 1:33 “But whoever listens to me will dwell secure and will be at ease, without dread of disaster.”

Psalm 121:1-2 “I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come?
My help comes from the LORD, Who made heaven and earth.”

Proverbs 2:1-22 “My son, if you receive my words and treasure up my commandments with you, making your ear attentive to wisdom and inclining your heart to understanding; yes, if you call out for insight and raise your voice for understanding, if you seek it like silver and search for it as for hidden treasures, then you will understand the fear of the Lord and find the knowledge of God…”

Proverbs 13:1 “A wise son hears his father’s instruction, but a scoffer does not listen to rebuke.”

Proverbs 18:2 “A fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only in expressing his opinion.”

Philippians 2:3-4 “Do nothing from rivalry or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others.”

Proverbs 19:20 “Listen to advice and accept instruction, that you may gain wisdom in the future.”

Proverbs 22:17, 18 “Pay attention and listen to the sayings of the wise; apply your heart to what I teach, for it is pleasing when you keep them in your heart and have all of them ready on your lips.”

Psalm 116:2 “Because he inclined his ear to me, therefore I will call on him as long as I live.”

Matthew 7:24 ““Everyone then who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock.”

Matthew 4:4 “But he answered, “It is written, “‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’”

Matthew 11:15 “He who has ears to hear, let him hear”

Matthew 15:10 “And he called the people to him and said to them, “Hear and understand:”

Matthew 18:15 ““If your brother sins against you, go and tell him his fault, between you and him alone. If he listens to you, you have gained your brother.”

Mark 9:7 “And a cloud overshadowed them, and a voice came out of the cloud, “This is my beloved Son; listen to him.”

Luke 8:21 “But he answered them, “My mother and my brothers are those who hear the word of God and do it.”

John 10:27 “My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.”

Acts 15:13 “After they finished speaking, James replied, “Brothers, listen to me.”

Romans 10:17 “So faith comes from hearing, and hearing through the word of Christ.”

1 Corinthians 13:4-7 “Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.”

1 Thessalonians 5:11 “Therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing…”

1 Peter 3:8 “Finally, all of you, have unity of mind, sympathy, brotherly love, a tender heart, and a humble mind.’

Galatians 5:22-23 “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; 

Galatians 6:8 “For the one who sows to his own flesh will from the flesh reap corruption, but the one who sows to the Spirit will from the Spirit reap eternal life.”

Galatians 6:9 “And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.”

Ephesians 4:2 “Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.”

Ephesians 4:32 “Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.”

Hebrews 10:24-25 “And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near.”

James 1:17 “All good and perfect gifts come from above…”

2 Timothy 3:16 “All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness,”

1 Peter 3:11 “let him turn away from evil and do good; let him seek peace and pursue it.”

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