32 occurrences in 37 translations

'False Witness' in the Bible

Thou shalt not admit a false rumour; put not thine hand with the wicked to be a false witness.

Do not go about saying untrue things among your people, or take away the life of your neighbour by false witness: I am the Lord.

If a false witness rise up against any man to testify against him that which is wrong;

And the judges shall make diligent inquisition: and, behold, if the witness be a false witness, and hath testified falsely against his brother;

Deliver me not over unto the will of mine enemies: for false witnesses are risen up against me, and such as breathe out cruelty.

A truthful witness saves souls, but a false witness is deceitful.

A false witness laugheth judgement to scorn; and the mouth of the ungodly eateth up wickedness.

And afterwards two false witnesses having come forward, said, He said, I am able to destroy the temple of God, and build it in three days.

then they dragg'd him out of the city, and stoned him: the false witnesses having laid down their clothes at a young man's feet, whose name was Saul.

For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not kill, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness, Thou shalt not covet; and if there be any other commandment, it is briefly comprehended in this saying, namely, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.

Yea, and we are found false witnesses of God; because we have testified of God that he raised up Christ: whom he raised not up, if so be that the dead rise not.

fornicators, sodomites, slave-dealers, liars and false witnesses; and for whatever else is opposed to wholesome teaching



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