18 Bible Verses about Deception, Forbidden By God
Most Relevant Verses
‘You shall not steal, nor deal falsely, nor lie to one another.
Lying lips are an abomination to the Lord,
But those who deal faithfully are His delight.
“You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
A false balance is an abomination to the Lord,
But a just weight is His delight.
Differing weights and differing measures,
Both of them are abominable to the Lord.
They profess to know God, but by their deeds they deny Him, being detestable and disobedient and worthless for any good deed.
“But cursed be the swindler who has a male in his flock and vows it, but sacrifices a blemished animal to the Lord, for I am a great King,” says the Lord of hosts, “and My name is feared among the nations.”
“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you are like whitewashed tombs which on the outside appear beautiful, but inside they are full of dead men’s bones and all uncleanness. So you, too, outwardly appear righteous to men, but inwardly you are full of hypocrisy and lawlessness.
- Abominations, To God
- Business Ethics
- Deceit, Practice Of
- Dishonesty Condemned
- God, Will Of
- Injustice, Examples Of
- Injustice, Hated By God
- Just Weights
- Law, Ten Commandments
- Lying And Deceit
- Social duties