Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Draw me not away with the wicked, and with the workers of iniquity, which speak peace to their neighbours, but mischief is in their hearts.

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Bible References

Speak

Psalm 12:2
They speak falsehood to one another;
With flattering lips and with a double heart they speak.
Psalm 55:21
His speech was smoother than butter,
But his heart was war;
His words were softer than oil,
Yet they were drawn swords.
Psalm 62:4
They have counseled only to thrust him down from his high position;
They delight in falsehood;
They bless with their mouth,
But inwardly they curse. Selah.
Jeremiah 9:8
“Their tongue is a deadly arrow;
It speaks deceit;
With his mouth one speaks peace to his neighbor,
But inwardly he sets an ambush for him.
Micah 3:5
Thus says the Lord concerning the prophets who lead my people astray;
When they have something to bite with their teeth,
They cry, “Peace,”
But against him who puts nothing in their mouths
They declare holy war.
Matthew 22:15
Then the Pharisees went and plotted together how they might trap Him in what He said.

Mischief

Psalm 7:14
Behold, he travails with wickedness,
And he conceives mischief and brings forth falsehood.
Psalm 10:7
His mouth is full of curses and deceit and oppression;
Under his tongue is mischief and wickedness.
Psalm 36:4
He plans wickedness upon his bed;
He sets himself on a path that is not good;
He does not despise evil.
Psalm 52:1
For the choir director. A Maskil of David, when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul and said to him, “David has come to the house of Ahimelech.”
Why do you boast in evil, O mighty man?
The lovingkindness of God endures all day long.
Proverbs 26:23
Like an earthen vessel overlaid with silver dross
Are burning lips and a wicked heart.

General references

Proverbs 24:2
For their minds devise violence,
And their lips talk of trouble.