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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.

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Psalm 51:6
Behold, you delight [in] truth in the inward parts, and in [the] hidden [parts] you make me to know wisdom.
Psalm 58:2
No, in [your] heart you plan injustices; in the land you weigh out the violence of your hands.
Psalm 62:4
They only plan to thrust [him] down from his high position; they are pleased [with] deception. With their mouths they bless, but {inwardly} they curse. Selah
Jeremiah 4:14
Cleanse your heart from wickedness, Jerusalem, so that you may be saved. {How long} will your thoughts of mischief dwell in your inner part?
Jeremiah 17:9
The heart [is] deceitful more than anything else, and it [is] disastrous. Who can understand it?
Mark 7:21
For from within, from the heart of people, come evil plans, sexual immoralities, thefts, murders,
Luke 11:39
But the Lord said to him, "Now you Pharisees cleanse the outside of the cup and of the dish, but your inside is full of greediness and wickedness.


Luke 11:44
Woe to you, because you are like unmarked graves, and the people who walk over [them] do not know [it]!
Romans 3:13
Their throat [is] an opened grave; they deceive with their tongues; the venom of asps [is] under their lips,


Psalm 12:2
They speak falseness {to each other}. [With] flattering lips, [with] {a double heart} they speak.
Job 32:21
{Please let me not show partiality to anyone}, and let me not show flattery to human beings,
Proverbs 29:5
A strong man who flatters his neighbor is spreading a net for his feet.
1 Thessalonians 2:5
{For never} did we come with a word of flattery, just as you know, nor with a pretext of greediness (God [is] witness),

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Jeremiah 5:16
Their quiver [is] like an open tomb, all of them [are] warriors.