Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And oppress not the widow, nor the fatherless, the stranger, nor the poor; and let none of you imagine evil against his brother in your heart.
Yes, they intend to do you harm; they dream up a scheme, but they do not succeed.
He plans ways to sin while he lies in bed; he is committed to a sinful lifestyle; he does not reject what is evil.
who plan ways to harm me. All day long they stir up conflict.
Do not plot evil against your neighbor when he dwells by you unsuspectingly.
a heart that devises wicked plans, feet that are swift to run to evil,
Before this I had been like a docile lamb ready to be led to the slaughter. I did not know they were making plans to kill me. I did not know they were saying, "Let's destroy the tree along with its fruit! Let's remove Jeremiah from the world of the living so people will not even be reminded of him any more."
Then some people said, "Come on! Let us consider how to deal with Jeremiah! There will still be priests to instruct us, wise men to give us advice, and prophets to declare God's word. Come on! Let's bring charges against him and get rid of him! Then we will not need to pay attention to anything he says."
Those who devise sinful plans are as good as dead, those who dream about doing evil as they lie in bed. As soon as morning dawns they carry out their plans, because they have the power to do so.
For from within, out of the human heart, come evil ideas, sexual immorality, theft, murder,
But each one is tempted when he is lured and enticed by his own desires.
1 John 3:15
Everyone who hates his fellow Christian is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life residing in him.
"You must not afflict any widow or orphan.