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For your hands are defiled with blood, and your fingers with iniquity; your lips have spoken lies, your tongue hath muttered perverseness.
And when you spread forth your hands, I will hide my eyes from you: yea, when you make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood.
In vain have I smitten your children; they received no correction: your own sword has devoured your prophets, like a destroying lion.
But your eyes and your heart are for nothing but for your covetousness, and for shedding innocent blood, and for oppression, and for violence, to do it.
Make a chain: for the land is full of bloody crimes, and the city is full of violence.
Then said he unto me, The iniquity of the house of Israel and Judah is exceedingly great, and the land is full of blood, and the city full of perverseness: for they say, The LORD has forsaken the land, and the LORD sees not.
Now, you son of man, will you judge, will you judge the bloody city? yea, you shall show her all her abominations.
Therefore, as I live, says the Lord GOD, I will prepare you unto blood, and blood shall pursue you: since you have not hated blood, even blood shall pursue you.
By swearing, and lying, and killing, and stealing, and committing adultery, they break all restraint, and bloodshed touches bloodshed.
They build up Zion with blood, and Jerusalem with iniquity.
The godly man has perished out of the earth: and there is none upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood; they hunt every man his brother with a net.
Saying, I have sinned in that I have betrayed the innocent blood. And they said, What is that to us? see you to that.
Behold, you trust in lying words, that cannot profit.
And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies: but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they know not me, says the LORD.
Therefore thus says the Lord GOD; Because you have spoken vanity, and seen lies, therefore, behold, I am against you, says the Lord GOD.
They make the king glad with their wickedness, and the princes with their lies.
For her rich men are full of violence, and her inhabitants have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.
1 Timothy 4:2
Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron;