Deceitful Hearts

Most Relevant Verses

Job 31:33-34

Have I covered my transgressions as others do
by hiding my guilt in my heart, because I greatly feared the crowds,
and the contempt of the clans terrified me,
so I grew silent and would not go outside?

Psalm 28:3

Do not drag me away with the wicked,
with the evildoers,
who speak in friendly ways with their neighbors
while malice is in their hearts.

Proverbs 23:7

for it’s like someone calculating inwardly.
“Eat and drink,” he says to you,
but his heart is not with you.

Proverbs 24:12

If you say, “But we didn’t know about this,”
won’t He who weighs hearts consider it?
Won’t He who protects your life know?
Won’t He repay a person according to his work?

Proverbs 26:23-25

Smooth lips with an evil heart
are like glaze on an earthen vessel. A hateful person disguises himself with his speech
and harbors deceit within. When he speaks graciously, don’t believe him,
for there are seven abominations in his heart.

Isaiah 44:20

He feeds on ashes.
His deceived mind has led him astray,
and he cannot deliver himself,
or say, “Isn’t there a lie in my right hand?”

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