Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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


Psalm 12:2
Everyone says false words to his neighbour: their tongues are smooth in their talk, and their hearts are full of deceit.
Psalm 55:21
The words of his mouth were smoother than butter, but war was in his heart; his words were softer than oil, but they were sharp swords.
Psalm 62:4
Their only thought is to put him down from his place of honour; their delight is in deceit: blessing is in their mouths but cursing in their hearts. (Selah.)
Jeremiah 9:8
His tongue is an arrow causing death; the words of his mouth are deceit: he says words of peace to his neighbour, but in his heart he is waiting secretly for him.
Micah 3:5
This is what the Lord has said about the prophets by whom my people have been turned from the right way; who, biting with their teeth, say, Peace; and if anyone puts nothing in their mouths they make ready for war against him.
Matthew 22:15
Then the Pharisees went and had a meeting to see how they might make use of his words to take him.


Psalm 7:14
That man is a worker of evil; the seed of wrongdoing has given birth to deceit.
Psalm 10:7
His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and false words: under his tongue are evil purposes and dark thoughts.
Psalm 36:4
He gives thought to evil on his bed; he takes a way which is not good; he is not a hater of evil.
Psalm 52:1
Why do you take pride in wrongdoing, lifting yourself up against the upright man all the day?
Proverbs 26:23
Smooth lips and an evil heart are like a vessel of earth plated with silver waste.

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Proverbs 24:2
For the purposes of their hearts are destruction, and their lips are talking of trouble.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain