Sarah denied it however, saying, “I did not laugh”; for she was afraid. And He said, “No, but you did laugh.”
Then the Lord said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” And he said, “I do not know. Am I my brother’s keeper?”
Please say that you are my sister so that it may go well with me because of you, and that I may live on account of you.”
But he said to her, “You speak as one of the foolish women speaks. Shall we indeed accept good from God and not accept adversity?” In all this Job did not sin with his lips.
Would not God find this out?
For He knows the secrets of the heart.
Truthful lips will be established forever,
But a lying tongue is only for a moment.
He who conceals his transgressions will not prosper,
But he who confesses and forsakes them will find compassion.
Immediately Jesus, aware in His spirit that they were reasoning that way within themselves, *said to them, “Why are you reasoning about these things in your hearts?
and because He did not need anyone to testify concerning man, for He Himself knew what was in man.
Then the slave-girl who kept the door *said to Peter, “You are not also one of this man’s disciples, are you?” He *said, “I am not.”
Now Simon Peter was standing and warming himself. So they said to him, “You are not also one of His disciples, are you?” He denied it, and said, “I am not.”
Now we know that whatever the Law says, it speaks to those who are under the Law, so that every mouth may be closed and all the world may become accountable to God;
and that you be renewed in the spirit of your mind,
Do not lie to one another, since you laid aside the old self with its evil practices,
If we say that we have no sin, we are deceiving ourselves and the truth is not in us.