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Now the chief priests, and elders, and all the council, sought false witness against Jesus, to put him to death;
If an unrighteous witness rise up against any man to testify against him of wrong-doing,
1 Kings 21:8
So she wrote letters in Ahab's name, and sealed them with his seal, and sent the letters unto the elders and to the nobles that were in his city, and that dwelt with Naboth.
Deliver me not over unto the will of mine adversaries: For false witnesses are risen up against me, And such as breathe out cruelty.
Unrighteous witnesses rise up; They ask me of things that I know not.
Shall the throne of wickedness have fellowship with thee, Which frameth mischief by statute?
A man that beareth false witness against his neighbor Is a maul, and a sword, and a sharp arrow.
Now the chief priests and the whole council sought witness against Jesus to put him to death; and found it not.
Then they suborned men, who said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses, and against God.
And after five days the high priest Ananias came down with certain elders, and with an orator, one Tertullus; and they informed the governor against Paul.
Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor.
And moreover I saw under the sun, in the place of justice, that wickedness was there; and in the place of righteousness, that wickedness was there.
And the Jews also joined in the charge, affirming that these things were so.