Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.

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Bible References


1 John 1:6
If we say that we have fellowship with Him, and are walking in the darkness, we lie, and do not the truth;
1 John 3:5
And ye know that He was manifested, that He might take away sins; and in Him is no sin.
Romans 3:23
for all sinned, and are coming short of the glory of God;
James 3:2
For in many things we all stumble. If anyone stumbles not in word, the same is a perfect man, able to restrain also the whole body.

We deceive

1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no one deceive himself. If any one among you thinks that he is wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may become wise.
Galatians 6:3
For, if any one thinks himself to be something, when he is nothing, he deceives himself.
2 Timothy 3:13
But evil men and imposters will grow worse and worse, deceiving and being deceived.
James 1:22
And become doers of the word, and not hearers only, deluding yourselves.
2 Peter 2:13
suffering evil as wages of unrighteousness; accounting revelry in the daytime a pleasure; spots and blemishes; reveling in their deceivings, while feasting with you;

General references

Hebrews 8:12
because I will be merciful to their unrighteousness, and I will remember their sins no more."