Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of the deceitful are opened against me: they have spoken against me with a lying tongue.
For I have heard the defaming of many, Terror on every side: While they took counsel together against me, They devised to take away my life.
Who have whet their tongue like a sword, And have aimed their arrows, even bitter words,
They have sharpened their tongue like a serpent; Adders poison is under their lips. Selah
2 Samuel 15:3
And Absalom said unto him, See, thy matters are good and right; but there is no man deputed of the king to hear thee.
2 Samuel 17:1
Moreover Ahithophel said unto Absalom, Let me now choose out twelve thousand men, and I will arise and pursue after David this night:
The heart of the righteous studieth to answer; But the mouth of the wicked poureth out evil things.
Now the chief priests and the whole council sought false witness against Jesus, that they might put him to death;
What shall be given unto thee, and what shall be done more unto thee, Thou deceitful tongue?
Haughty eyes, a lying tongue, And hands that shed innocent blood;
The lip of truth shall be established for ever; But a lying tongue is but for a moment.
And they bend their tongue, as it were their bow, for falsehood; and they are grown strong in the land, but not for truth: for they proceed from evil to evil, and they know not me, saith Jehovah.
and set up false witnesses, who said, This man ceaseth not to speak words against this holy place, and the law: