Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The instruments also of the churl are evil: he deviseth wicked devices to destroy the poor with lying words, even when the needy speaketh right.
Thy chiefs turning away, and associates of thieves: every one loving a gift and following recompenses: the orphan they will not judge, and the cause of the widow will not come to them.
Justifying the unjust on account of a gift, and they will take away the justice of the just from him.
for evil ones were found among my people: he will look about as the stooping of fowlers; they set snares, they will take men.
If a man going in the spirit and falsehood, lying, I will drop to thee for wine and for strong drink; and he was the dropping of this people.
For doing evil with the hands to do well, the chief asking, and the judge, for peace; and the great one, he spake the mischief of his soul: and they will entangle it
Then one of the twelve having gone forth, he being called Judas Iscariot, to the chief priests,
His mouth was filled with cursing and deceit and violence: under his tongue, trouble and vanity.
To shoot down the blameless one in secret things: suddenly they will shoot, and they will not be afraid.
How long will ye judge wickedness, and ye will lift up the faces of the unjust? Silence.
And they will say, Come, and we will purpose purposes against Jeremiah; for law shall not perish from the priest, and counsel from the wise, and the word from the prophet Come, and we will strike him with the tongue, and we will not attend to any of his words.
The merciful one perished from the earth, and none upright among men: they all will lie in wait for bloods; they will hunt each his brother with a net.
And they counselled together, that they might obtain Jesus by stratagem, and might kill.
For your hands were polluted with blood, and your fingers with iniquity; your lips spake falsehood, your tongue will mutter evil.
1 Kings 21:10
And set two men, sons of Belial, over against him, and they shall bear witness, saying, Thou didst praise God and the king. And they shall bring him forth and stone him, and he shall die.
Then they put under men, saying, That we have heard him speaking defaming words against Moses, and God.
He purposing to do evil for himself shall be called the master of mischief.