Deception, Forbidden By God
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Ye shall not steal, neither deal falsely, neither lie one to another.
Lying lips are abomination to the LORD: but they that deal truly are his delight.
Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.
He that speaketh truth sheweth forth righteousness: but a false witness deceit.
A false balance is abomination to the LORD: but a just weight is his delight.
Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.
They profess that they know God; but in works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and unto every good work reprobate.
But cursed be the deceiver, which hath in his flock a male, and voweth, and sacrificeth unto the Lord a corrupt thing: for I am a great King, saith the LORD of hosts, and my name is dreadful among the heathen.
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are like unto whited sepulchres, which indeed appear beautiful outward, but are within full of dead men's bones, and of all uncleanness. Even so ye also outwardly appear righteous unto men, but within ye are full of hypocrisy and iniquity.
- 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