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Popular Bible Verses about Anger

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Ephesians 6:4

Bible Rank: 490
Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord. NIV
Fathers, do not irritate and provoke your children to anger [do not exasperate them to resentment], but rear them [tenderly] in the training and discipline and the counsel and admonition of the Lord. AMP
And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord. KJV

Ephesians 4:26

Bible Rank: 1,014
"In your anger do not sin": Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry NIV
When angry, do not sin; do not ever let your wrath (your exasperation, your fury or indignation) last until the sun goes down. AMP
Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath: KJV

Acts 17:16

Bible Rank: 1,180
While Paul was waiting for them in Athens, he was greatly distressed to see that the city was full of idols. NIV
Now while Paul was awaiting them at Athens, his spirit was grieved and roused to anger as he saw that the city was full of idols. AMP
Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry. KJV

Exodus 34:6

Bible Rank: 1,329
And he passed in front of Moses, proclaiming, "The LORD, the LORD, the compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness," NIV
And the Lord passed by before him, and proclaimed, The Lord! the Lord! a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abundant in loving-kindness and truth, AMP
And the LORD passed by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness and truth, KJV

Ephesians 4:31

Bible Rank: 1,544
Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice. NIV
Let all bitterness and indignation and wrath (passion, rage, bad temper) and resentment (anger, animosity) and quarreling (brawling, clamor, contention) and slander (evil-speaking, abusive or blasphemous language) be banished from you, with all malice (spite, ill will, or baseness of any kind). AMP
Let all bitterness, and wrath, and anger, and clamour, and evil speaking, be put away from you, with all malice: KJV

Proverbs 15:1

Bible Rank: 1,806
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. NIV
A SOFT answer turns away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger. [Prov. 25:15.] AMP
A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger. KJV

James 4:2

Bible Rank: 1,907
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. NIV
You are jealous and covet [what others have] and your desires go unfulfilled; [so] you become murderers. [To hate is to murder as far as your hearts are concerned.] You burn with envy and anger and are not able to obtain [the gratification, the contentment, and the happiness that you seek], so you fight and war. You do not have, because you do not ask. [I John 3:15.] AMP
Ye lust, and have not: ye kill, and desire to have, and cannot obtain: ye fight and war, yet ye have not, because ye ask not. KJV

Colossians 3:6

Bible Rank: 1,927
Because of these, the wrath of God is coming. NIV
It is on account of these [very sins] that the [holy] anger of God is ever coming upon the sons of disobedience (those who are obstinately opposed to the divine will) AMP
For which things' sake the wrath of God cometh on the children of disobedience: KJV

Colossians 3:8

Bible Rank: 2,219
But now you must also rid yourselves of all such things as these: anger, rage, malice, slander, and filthy language from your lips. NIV
But now put away and rid yourselves [completely] of all these things: anger, rage, bad feeling toward others, curses and slander, and foulmouthed abuse and shameful utterances from your lips! AMP
But now ye also put off all these; anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy communication out of your mouth. KJV

1 Timothy 2:8

Bible Rank: 2,265
Therefore I want the men everywhere to pray, lifting up holy hands without anger or disputing. NIV
I desire therefore that in every place men should pray, without anger or quarreling or resentment or doubt [in their minds], lifting up holy hands. AMP
I will therefore that men pray every where, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting. KJV

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