Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wickedness is in the midst thereof: deceit and guile depart not from her streets.

Wickedness

General references

Bible References

Wickedness

Ezekiel 22:1
And the word of the Lord came to me, saying,
Acts 7:51
You whose hearts are hard and whose ears are shut to me; you are ever working against the Holy Spirit; as your fathers did, so do you.

Deceit

Psalm 109:2
For the mouth of the sinner is open against me in deceit: his tongue has said false things against me.
Isaiah 59:7
Their feet go quickly to evil, and they take delight in the death of the upright; their thoughts are thoughts of sin; wasting and destruction are in their ways.
Jeremiah 5:26
For there are sinners among my people: they keep watch, like men watching for birds; they put a net and take men in it.
Jeremiah 9:3
Their tongues are bent like a bow to send out false words: they have become strong in the land, but not for good faith: they go on from evil to evil, and they have no knowledge of me, says the Lord.
Matthew 26:4
And they made designs together to take Jesus by some trick, and put him to death.

General references

Habakkuk 1:3
Why do you make me see evil-doing, and why are my eyes fixed on wrong? for wasting and violent acts are before me: and there is fighting and bitter argument.

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