28 Bible Verses about Avoiding Deceit
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"When a person sins and commits a trespass against the Lord by deceiving his fellow citizen in regard to something held in trust, or a pledge, or something stolen, or by extorting something from his fellow citizen,
For the one who wants to love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from uttering deceit.
So get rid of all evil and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander.
The Israelites who remain will not act deceitfully. They will not lie, and a deceitful tongue will not be found in their mouth. Indeed, they will graze peacefully like sheep and lie down; no one will terrify them."
You were taught with reference to your former way of life to lay aside the old man who is being corrupted in accordance with deceitful desires,
For we too were once foolish, disobedient, misled, enslaved to various passions and desires, spending our lives in evil and envy, hateful and hating one another.
Do not be deceived. God will not be made a fool. For a person will reap what he sows,
Let nobody deceive you with empty words, for because of these things God's wrath comes on the sons of disobedience.
Let no one deceive you in any way. For that day will not arrive until the rebellion comes and the man of lawlessness is revealed, the son of destruction.
Remove falsehood and lies far from me; do not give me poverty or riches, feed me with my allotted portion of bread,
Be careful not to allow anyone to captivate you through an empty, deceitful philosophy that is according to human traditions and the elemental spirits of the world, and not according to Christ.
"For the Lord God of Israel who rules over all says, 'Do not let the prophets or those among you who claim to be able to predict the future by divination deceive you. And do not pay any attention to the dreams that you are encouraging them to dream.
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