Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thine heart to lie to the Holy Ghost, and to keep back part of the price of the land?

General references

Bible References

Lie to

Acts 5:9
Then Peter said to her, “Why did you agree to test the Spirit of the Lord? Look! The feet of those who have buried your husband are at the door, and they will carry you out!”
Job 22:13
Yet you say: “What does God know?
Can He judge through thick darkness?
Psalm 94:7
They say, “The Lord doesn’t see it.
The God of Jacob doesn’t pay attention.”
Isaiah 29:15
Woe to those who go to great lengths
to hide their plans from the Lord.
They do their works in darkness,
and say, “Who sees us? Who knows us?”
Jeremiah 23:24
Can a man hide himself in secret places where I cannot see him?”—the Lord’s declaration. “Do I not fill the heavens and the earth?”—the Lord’s declaration.
Hosea 11:12
Ephraim surrounds me with lies,
the house of Israel, with deceit.
Judah still wanders with God
and is faithful to the holy ones.

To keep

Numbers 30:2
When a man makes a vow to the Lord or swears an oath to put himself under an obligation, he must not break his word; he must do whatever he has promised.
Deuteronomy 23:21
“If you make a vow to the Lord your God, do not be slow to keep it, because He will require it of you, and it will be counted against you as sin.
Proverbs 20:25
It is a trap for anyone to dedicate something rashly
and later to reconsider his vows.
Ecclesiastes 5:4
When you make a vow to God, don’t delay fulfilling it, because He does not delight in fools. Fulfill what you vow.
Romans 2:21
you then, who teach another, don’t you teach yourself? You who preach, “You must not steal”—do you steal?

General references

Luke 14:33
In the same way, therefore, every one of you who does not say good-bye to all his possessions cannot be My disciple.
Ephesians 4:27
and don’t give the Devil an opportunity.

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