“In your anger do not sin”: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, and do not give the devil a foothold.
Sensible people control their temper; they earn respect by overlooking wrongs.
1 Peter 4:8
"Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins."
Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice. Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.
Better to be patient than powerful; better to have self-control than to conquer a city.
Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.
Fools give full vent to their rage, but the wise bring calm in the end.
And as you wish that others would do to you, do so to them.
8 Refrain from anger, and forsake wrath! Fret not yourself; it tends only to evil.
Colossians 3:8, 12-13
But now you must put them all away: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and obscene talk from your mouth
Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate."
What causes fights and quarrels among you? Don’t they come from your desires that battle within you? You desire but do not have, so you kill. You covet but you cannot get what you want, so you quarrel and fight. You do not have because you do not ask God.
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
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