Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

A faithful witness will not lie: but a false witness will utter lies.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 14:25
A TRUE witness delivers souls, but he who utters lies [causes] deceit.
Proverbs 6:19
a FALSE witness who utters lies, and he who sows discord among brothers.
Proverbs 12:17
He who utters truth shows forth righteousness, but a FALSE witness, deceit.
Proverbs 13:5
A righteous man hates lying, but a wicked man is loathsome, and comes to shame.
Proverbs 19:5
A FALSE witness shall not be unpunished, and he who utters lies shall not escape.
Exodus 20:16
Thou shall not bear FALSE witness against thy neighbor.
Exodus 23:1
Thou shall not take up a FALSE report. Do not put thy hand with the wicked man to be an unrighteous witness.
1 Kings 21:13
And the two men, the base fellows, came in and sat before him. And the base fellows bore witness against him, even against Naboth, in the presence of the people, saying, Naboth cursed God and the king. Then they carried him forth o
1 Kings 22:12
And all the prophets prophesied so, saying, Go up to Ramoth-gilead, and prosper, for LORD will deliver it into the hand of the king.