GossipSee also Backbiting; False; Lying; Slandernot go up and down as a talebearer, Lev. 19:16.Keep thy tongue from evil, Ps. 34:13.talebearer revealeth secrets, Prov. 11:13 (20:19).words of a talebearer are as wounds, Prov. 18:8.Whoso keepeth … his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles, Prov. 21:23.where there is no talebearer, the strife ceaseth, Prov. 26:20.every idle word … give account thereof, Matt. 12:36.which cometh out of the mouth, this defileth a man, Matt. 15:11.condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned, Luke 6:37.He that is without sin … let him first cast a stone, John 8:7.no corrupt communication … but that which is good, Eph. 4:29.tattlers also and busybodies, speaking things which they ought not, 1 Tim. 5:13.If any … bridleth not his tongue, James 1:26.tongue can no man tame, James 3:8.Speak not evil one of another, James 4:11.refrain his tongue from evil, 1 Pet. 3:10.did indulge themselves … in babblings, Alma 1:32.go about spreading rumors and contentions, Hel. 16:22.Thou shalt not speak evil of thy neighbor, D&C 42:27.cease to find fault one with another, D&C 88:124.See also Ps. 31:20; Prov. 13:3; 15:2; Matt. 7:3; Luke 6:45; 12:3; Mosiah 4:30; D&C 136:24.