Scripture: Judge Thoughts, Not People

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Judge Spirits & Thoughts, Not People

Old Testament Scripture on Judging & Testing Spirits & Thoughts

Listed in Biblical Order

“To judge the fatherless and the oppressed, that the man of the earth may no more oppress. ” —Psalms 10:18

“And the heavens shall declare his righteousness: for God is judge himself.” —Psalms 50:6

“But God is the judge: he putteth down one, and setteth up another.” —Psalms 75:7

New Testament Scripture on Judging & Testing Spirits & Thoughts

Listed in Biblical Order

“Judge not, that ye be not judged.” —Matthew 7:1

“And why beholdest thou the mote that is in thy brother’s eye, but considerest not the beam that is in thine own eye? Or how wilt thou say to thy brother, Let me pull out the mote out of thine eye; and, behold, a beam is in thine own eye? Thou hypocrite, first cast out the beam out of thine own eye; and then shalt thou see clearly to cast out the mote out of thy brother’s eye.” —Matthew 7:3-5

“Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven:” —Luke 6:37

“Judge not according to the appearance, but judge righteous judgment.” —John 7:24

“Ye judge after the flesh; I judge no man.” —John 8:15

“Therefore thou art inexcusable, O man, whosoever thou art that judgest: for wherein thou judgest another, thou condemnest thyself; for thou that judgest

doest the same things.” —Romans 2:1

“Let not him that eateth despise him that eateth not; and let not him which eateth not judge him that eateth: for God hath received him.” —Romans 14:3

“But why dost thou judge thy brother? or why dost thou set at nought thy brother? for we shall all stand before the judgment seat of Christ.” —Romans 14:10

“Let us not therefore judge one another any more: but judge this rather, that no man put a stumblingblock or an occasion to fall in his brother’s way.” —Romans 14:13

“Speak not evil one of another, brethren. He that speaketh evil of his brother, and judgeth his brother, speaketh evil of the law, and judgeth the law: but if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge.” —James 4:11

“There is one lawgiver, who is able to save and to destroy: who art thou that judgest another?” —James 4:12

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