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And they will deceive every one his neighbour, and will not speak the truth: they have taught their tongue to speak lies, and weary themselves to commit iniquity.


Bible References

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Jeremiah 9:5
And they will deceive each one his neighbour and will not speak the truth: they have taught their tongue to speak lies and weary themselves to commit iniquity.
Isaiah 59:13
To rebel and to lie against the LORD, and to depart away from our God; the speaking of libel and rebellion, to conceive, and to speak from the heart words of falsehood,
Micah 6:12
With which their rich men are full of violence, and the inhabitants thereof have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.
Ephesians 4:25
Therefore, leaving the lie, speak every man truth with his neighbour, for we are members one of another.


Job 11:3
Should thy lies make men be silent? Shalt thou mock, and shall no man make thee ashamed?


Jeremiah 9:3
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 did not recognize me, said the LORD.
Job 15:5
For thy mouth has declared thine iniquity, and thou hast chosen the tongue of the crafty.
Psalm 50:19
Thou didst give thy mouth to evil, and thy tongue frames deceit.
Psalm 64:3
Who whet their tongue like a sword and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words
Psalm 140:3
They have sharpened their tongue like a serpent; adders' poison is under their lips. Selah.
1 Timothy 4:2
that in hypocrisy shall speak lies; having their conscience seared as with a hot iron;


Genesis 19:11
And they smote the men that were at the door of the house with blindness, both small and great so that they wearied themselves to find the door.
Psalm 7:14
Behold, he travails with iniquity and has conceived of his own work and brought forth falsehood.
Proverbs 4:16
For they do not sleep, unless they have done evil; and their sleep is taken away, unless they cause someone to fall.
Isaiah 5:18
Woe unto those that draw iniquity with cords of vanity, and sin as it were with a cart rope,
Isaiah 41:6
Each one helped his neighbour; and each one said to his brother, Be of good courage.
Isaiah 44:12
The smith shall take the tongs; he shall work among the coals; he shall give it form with the hammers and bring forth in it the arm of his strength; though he is hungry and his strength fails: he shall not drink water, even if he faints.
Isaiah 57:10
Thou became wearied in the multitude of thy ways; yet thou didst not say, There is no remedy: thou hast found that which thou wast searching for; therefore thou repented not.
Ezekiel 24:12
In fraud she has become weary, and her great scum did not go forth out of her; her scum shall be in the fire.
Micah 6:3
O my people, what have I done unto thee? and in what have I wearied thee? testify against me.
Habakkuk 2:13
Is this not of the LORD of the hosts? Therefore the peoples shall labour for the fire, and the Gentiles shall weary themselves in vain.

General references

Genesis 39:16
And she laid up his garment by her until his lord came home.
Judges 16:6
And Delilah said to Samson, Tell me, I pray thee, what gives thee thy great strength and how might thou be bound to afflict thee.
Habakkuk 1:3
Why dost thou cause me to see iniquity and cause me to behold grievance and destruction and violence before me, in addition to those that raise up strife and contention?
Acts 24:9
And the Jews also assented, saying that these things were so.