Effect Of Bribes

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 17:8

A bribe is as a magic stone in the eyes of him that gives it: wherever he turns, he prospers.

Proverbs 18:16

A man's gift makes room for him, and brings him before great men.

Proverbs 21:14

A gift in secret averts anger: and a bribe in the bosom, strong wrath.

Ecclesiastes 7:7

Surely oppression makes a wise man mad; and a bribe destroys the heart.

Proverbs 28:21

To show partiality is not good: because for a piece of bread that man will transgress.

Psalm 26:10

In whose hands is mischief, and their right hand is full of bribes.

Proverbs 17:23

A wicked man takes a bribe out of the bosom to pervert the ways of justice.

Deuteronomy 27:25

Cursed be he that takes a bribe to slay an innocent person. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Ezekiel 16:33

They give gifts to all harlots: but you give your gifts to all your lovers, and hire them, that they may come unto you on every side for your harlotry.

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