Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thy tongue deviseth mischiefs; like a sharp rasor, working deceitfully.
You give your mouth to evil, and your tongue frames deceit.
Hide me from the secret counsel of the wicked; from the insurrection of the workers of iniquity:
Who imagine evil in their heart; continually are they gathered together for war.
These six things does the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him:
There is a generation, whose teeth are as swords, and their jaw teeth as knives, to devour the poor from off the earth, and the needy from among men.
And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies: but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they know not me, says the LORD.
Then said they, Come, and let us devise plots against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come, and let us attack him with the tongue, and let us not give heed to any of his words.
Now the chief priests, and elders, and all the council, sought false witness against Jesus, to put him to death;
Then they bribed men, who said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses, and against God.
And after five days Ananias the high priest descended with the elders, and with a certain orator named Tertullus, who informed the governor against Paul.
And I heard a loud voice saying in heaven, Now is come salvation, and strength, and the kingdom of our God, and the power of his Christ: for the accuser of our brethren is cast down, who accused them before our God day and night.
My soul is among lions: and I lie even among them that are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows, and their tongue a sharp sword.
Behold, they bellow out with their mouths: swords are in their lips: for who, say they, does hear?
There is one that speaks like the piercings of a sword: but the tongue of the wise brings health.
Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.
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.
Deliver my soul, O LORD, from lying lips, and from a deceitful tongue.
2 Corinthians 4:2
But have renounced the hidden things of dishonesty, not walking in craftiness, nor handling the word of God deceitfully; but by manifestation of the truth commending ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.
2 Corinthians 11:13
For such are false apostles, deceitful workers, transforming themselves into the apostles of Christ.
A man that bears false witness against his neighbor is a club, and a sword, and a sharp arrow.
If a ruler hearkens to lies, all his servants are wicked.
Then said he unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise iniquity, and give wicked counsel in this city:
And they came to the chief priests and elders, and said, We have bound ourselves under a great curse, that we will eat nothing until we have slain Paul.