Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.
He that uttereth truth showeth forth righteousness; But a false witness, deceit.
A false witness shall not be unpunished; And he that uttereth lies shall not escape.
A man that beareth false witness against his neighbor Is a maul, and a sword, and a sharp arrow.
Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor.
Thou shalt not take up a false report: put not thy hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.
If an unrighteous witness rise up against any man to testify against him of wrong-doing,
1 Kings 21:10
and set two men, base fellows, before him, and let them bear witness against him, saying, Thou didst curse God and the king. And then carry him out, and stone him to death.
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.
For out of the heart come forth evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, railings:
Now the chief priests and the whole council sought false witness against Jesus, that they might put him to death;
and set up false witnesses, who said, This man ceaseth not to speak words against this holy place, and the law:
In whose heart is perverseness, Who deviseth evil continually, Who soweth discord.
A perverse man scattereth abroad strife; And a whisperer separateth chief friends.
Cast out the scoffer, and contention will go out; Yea, strife and ignominy will cease.
For lack of wood the fire goeth out; And where there is no whisperer, contention ceaseth.
2 Timothy 2:23
But foolish and ignorant questionings refuse, knowing that they gender strifes.
But if ye have bitter jealousy and faction in your heart, glory not and lie not against the truth.
3 John 1:9
I wrote somewhat unto the church: but Diotrephes, who loveth to have the preeminence among them, receiveth us not.