Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Their feet run to evil, and they make haste to shed innocent blood: their thoughts are thoughts of iniquity; wasting and destruction are in their paths.
For your hands are defiled with blood, and your fingers with iniquity. Your lips have spoken lies. Your tongue mutters wickedness.
But thine eyes and thy heart are not but for thy covetousness, and for shedding innocent blood, and for oppression, and for violence, to do it.
[It is] because of the sins of her prophets, [and] the iniquities of her priests, who have shed the blood of the just in the midst of her.
Then he said to 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, LORD has forsaken the land, and LORD does not see.
Behold, the rulers of Israel, each one according to his power, have been in thee to shed blood.
So then ye testify to yourselves that ye are sons of those who murdered the prophets.
And I saw the woman drunken from the blood of the sanctified, and from the blood of the witnesses of Jesus. And having seen her, I wondered with great amazement.
Evil devices are an abomination to LORD, but pleasant words [are] pure.
The thought of folly is sin. And the scoffer is an abomination to men.
For from inside the heart of men proceed evil thoughts, adulteries, fornications, murders, thefts,
But Peter said to him, Thy silver with thee, may it be for destruction, because thou thought to obtain the gift of God by money.
Violence shall no more be heard in thy land, desolation nor destruction within thy borders, but thou shall call thy walls Salvation, and thy gates Praise.
Destruction and misery are in their ways,
that innocent blood not be shed in the midst of thy land, which LORD thy God gives thee for an inheritance, and so blood be upon thee.
For their feet run to evil, and they make haste to shed blood.
I will declare thy righteousness. And as for thy works, they shall not profit thee.
And the Jews also agreed, claiming to have these things this way.
Their feet are swift to shed blood.