Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For there is no faithfulness in their mouth; their inward part is very wickedness; their throat is an open sepulchre; they flatter with their tongue.

General references

Bible References

Inward

Psalm 51:6
Behold, thou dost desire truth in the inward parts, and in the secret things thou hast made me to know wisdom.
Psalm 58:2
Yea, in heart ye work iniquity; ye weigh the violence of your hands in the earth.
Psalm 62:4
They only consult to cast him down from his greatness; they delight in lies; they bless with their mouth, but they curse in their inward parts. Selah.
Jeremiah 4:14
O Jerusalem, wash thine heart from wickedness that thou may be saved. How long shalt thou entertain the thoughts of thy iniquity within thee?
Jeremiah 17:9
The heart is deceitful above all things and desperately wicked; who shall know it?
Mark 7:21
For from within, out of the heart of men, come forth the evil thoughts, the adulteries, the fornications, the murders,
Luke 11:39
And the Lord said unto him, Now do ye Pharisees make clean the outside of the cup and the platter; but your inward part is full of ravening and wickedness.

Throat

Luke 11:44
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are as graves which are not seen, and the men that walk over them are not aware of them.
Romans 3:13
Their throat is an open sepulchre; with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips,

They

Psalm 12:2
Each one speaks vanity with his neighbour: they speak with flattering lips and with a double heart.
Job 32:21
I will not now be a respecter of persons, neither will I give flattering titles unto man.
Proverbs 29:5
The man that flatters his neighbour spreads a net for his feet.
1 Thessalonians 2:5
For we were never flatterers in the word, as ye know, nor tainted with covetousness, God is witness,

General references

Jeremiah 5:16
Their quiver is as an open sepulcher; they are all mighty men.