Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thou shalt not go up and down as a talebearer among thy people: neither shalt thou stand against the blood of thy neighbour: I am the LORD.

General references

Bible References

Tale-bearer

Exodus 23:1
"You must not give a false report. Do not make common cause with the wicked to be a malicious witness.
Psalm 15:3
He does not slander, or do harm to others, or insult his neighbor.
Proverbs 11:13
The one who goes about slandering others reveals secrets, but the one who is trustworthy conceals a matter.
Proverbs 20:19
The one who goes about gossiping reveals secrets; therefore do not associate with someone who is always opening his mouth.
Jeremiah 6:28
I reported, "All of them are the most stubborn of rebels! They are as hard as bronze or iron. They go about telling lies. They all deal corruptly.
Jeremiah 9:4
Everyone must be on his guard around his friends. He must not even trust any of his relatives. For every one of them will find some way to cheat him. And all of his friends will tell lies about him.
Ezekiel 22:9
Slanderous men shed blood within you. Those who live within you eat pagan sacrifices on the mountains; they commit obscene acts among you.
1 Timothy 3:11
Likewise also their wives must be dignified, not slanderous, temperate, faithful in every respect.
2 Timothy 3:3
unloving, irreconcilable, slanderers, without self-control, savage, opposed to what is good,
Titus 2:3
Older women likewise are to exhibit behavior fitting for those who are holy, not slandering, not slaves to excessive drinking, but teaching what is good.
1 Peter 2:1
So get rid of all evil and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander.

Stand

Exodus 20:16
"You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor.
Exodus 23:1
"You must not give a false report. Do not make common cause with the wicked to be a malicious witness.
1 Kings 21:10
Also seat two villains opposite him and have them testify, 'You cursed God and the king.' Then take him out and stone him to death."
Matthew 26:60
But they did not find anything, though many false witnesses came forward. Finally two came forward
Matthew 27:4
saying, "I have sinned by betraying innocent blood!" But they said, "What is that to us? You take care of it yourself!"
Acts 6:11
Then they secretly instigated some men to say, "We have heard this man speaking blasphemous words against Moses and God."
Acts 24:4
But so that I may not delay you any further, I beg you to hear us briefly with your customary graciousness.

General references

Exodus 20:16
"You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor.
1 Samuel 24:9
David said to Saul, "Why do you pay attention when men say, 'David is seeking to do you harm'?

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