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
He who saves lives [is] a witness of truth, but he who utters lies [is] a betrayer.
Proverbs 6:19
a false witness who breathes lies and sends out discord between brothers.
Proverbs 12:17
He who will speak truth will reveal righteousness, but the witness of falsehood, deceit.
Proverbs 13:5
The righteous hates a word of falsehood; the wicked will bring shame and {disgrace}.
Proverbs 19:5
A witness of falsehood will not go unpunished, and he who breathes lies will not escape.
Exodus 20:16
"You shall not testify against your neighbor [with] a false witness.
Exodus 23:1
" 'You will not {spread} a false report. Do not lift your hand with [the] wicked to be a malicious witness.
1 Kings 21:13
Then the two men, {scoundrels}, came, sat opposite him, and the {scoundrels} witnessed against Naboth before the people, saying, "Naboth cursed God and the king," so they brought him outside of the city and stoned him with stones, and he died.
1 Kings 22:12
All of the prophets [were] likewise prophesying, saying, "Go up [to] Ramoth-Gilead and triumph, and Yahweh will give it into the hand of the king."