Meddling in other peoples affairs can cause more harm than good. The Bible warns us about being a troublesome meddler. Here are our top 12 Bible verses about meddling!
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For we hear that some among you walk in idleness, not busy at work, but busybodies.
- 2 Thessalonians 3:11
But let none of you suffer as a murderer or a thief or an evildoer or as a meddler.
- 1 Peter 4:15
But rejoice insofar as you share Christ’s sufferings, that you may also rejoice and be glad when his glory is revealed.
- 1 Peter 4:13
It is an honor for a man to keep aloof from strife, but every fool will be quarreling.
- Proverbs 20:3
Whoever goes about slandering reveals secrets, but he who is trustworthy in spirit keeps a thing covered.
- Proverbs 11:13
and to aspire to live quietly, and to mind your own affairs, and to work with your hands, as we instructed you,
- 1 Thessalonians 4:11
Besides that, they learn to be idlers, going about from house to house, and not only idlers, but also gossips and busybodies, saying what they should not.
- 1 Timothy 5:13
Whoever meddles in a quarrel not his own is like one who takes a passing dog by the ears.
- Proverbs 26:17
For lack of wood the fire goes out, and where there is no whisperer, quarreling ceases.
- Proverbs 26:20
A dishonest man spreads strife, and a whisperer separates close friends.
- Proverbs 16:28
So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
- 1 Corinthians 10:31
Judge not, that you be not judged. For with the judgment you pronounce you will be judged, and with the measure you use it will be measured to you.
- Matthew 7:1-2
We hope these Bible verses provide you with insight on how not to be a meddler. Feel free to visit some of our other great pages of Bible verses!