40 Bible Verses about lieing
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Truthful lips will be established forever,
But a lying tongue is only for a moment.
Let the lying lips be mute,
Which speak arrogantly against the righteous
With pride and contempt.
Do not lie to one another, since you laid aside the old self with its evil practices,
Deliver my soul, O Lord, from lying lips,
From a deceitful tongue.
You love evil more than good,
Falsehood more than speaking what is right. Selah.
A lying tongue hates those it crushes,
And a flattering mouth works ruin.
‘You shall not steal, nor deal falsely, nor lie to one another.
I have not written to you because you do not know the truth, but because you do know it, and because no lie is of the truth.
The Lord said to him, ‘How?’ And he said, ‘I will go out and be a deceiving spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.’ Then He said, ‘You are to entice him and also prevail. Go and do so.’
If we say that we have not sinned, we make Him a liar and His word is not in us. Cross references: 1 John 1:1 : John 1:1f; 1 John 2:13, 14 1 John 1:1 : Acts 4:20; 1 John 1:3 1 John 1:1 : John 19:35; 2 Pet 1:16; 1 John 1:2 1 John 1:1 : John 1:14; 1 John 4:14 1 John 1:1 : Luke 24:39; John 20:27 1 John 1:1 : John 1:1, 4 1 John 1:2 : John 1:4; 1 John 3:5, 8; 5:20 1 John 1:2 : John 19:35; 1 John 1:1 1 John 1:2 : John 15:27; 1 John 4:14 1 John 1:2 : John 10:28; 17:3; 1 John 2:25; 5:11, 13, 20 1 John 1:2 : John 1:1 1 John 1:2 : John 1:4; 1 John 3:5, 8; 5:20 1 John 1:3 : John 19:35; 2 Pet 1:16; 1 John 1:1 1 John 1:3 : Acts 4:20; 1 John 1:1 1 John 1:3 : John 17:3, 21; 1 Cor 1:9 1 John 1:4 : 1 John 2:1 1 John 1:4 : John 3:29 1 John 1:5 : John 1:19; 1 John 3:11 1 John 1:5 : 1 Tim 6:16; James 1:17 1 John 1:6 : John 8:12; 1 John 2:11 1 John 1:6 : John 8:55; 1 John 2:4; 4:20 1 John 1:6 : John 3:21 1 John 1:7 : Is 2:5 1 John 1:7 : 1 Tim 6:16 1 John 1:7 : Titus 2:14 1 John 1:8 : Job 15:14; Prov 20:9; Rom 3:10ff; James 3:2 1 John 1:8 : John 8:44; 1 John 2:4 1 John 1:9 : Ps 32:5; Prov 28:13 1 John 1:9 : Titus 2:14 1 John 1:10 : Job 15:14 1 John 1:10 : John 3:33; 1 John 5:10 1 John 1:10 : 1 John 2:14 end of crossrefs
Do not trust in a neighbor;
Do not have confidence in a friend.
From her who lies in your bosom
Guard your lips.
“God is not a man, that He should lie,
Nor a son of man, that He should repent;
Has He said, and will He not do it?
Or has He spoken, and will He not make it good?
“You shall not bear a false report; do not join your hand with a wicked man to be a malicious witness.
He said, ‘I will go and be a deceiving spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.’ Then He said, ‘You are to entice him and prevail also. Go and do so.’
For they have opened the wicked and deceitful mouth against me;
They have spoken against me with a lying tongue.
that is, the one whose coming is in accord with the activity of Satan, with all power and signs and false wonders,
He is to me like a bear lying in wait,
Like a lion in secret places.
For this reason God will send upon them a deluding influence so that they will believe what is false,
Keep your tongue from evil
And your lips from speaking deceit.
For this I was appointed a preacher and an apostle (I am telling the truth, I am not lying) as a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.
As for both kings, their hearts will be intent on evil, and they will speak lies to each other at the same table; but it will not succeed, for the end is still to come at the appointed time.
The wicked are estranged from the womb;
These who speak lies go astray from birth.
You are of your father the devil, and you want to do the desires of your father. He was a murderer from the beginning, and does not stand in the truth because there is no truth in him. Whenever he speaks a lie, he speaks from his own nature, for he is a liar and the father of lies.
He said to him, “I also am a prophet like you, and an angel spoke to me by the word of the Lord, saying, ‘Bring him back with you to your house, that he may eat bread and drink water.’” But he lied to him.
We know that we are of God, and that the whole world lies in the power of the evil one.
I said in my alarm,
“All men are liars.”
(Now in what I am writing to you, I assure you before God that I am not lying.)
Furthermore, if two lie down together they keep warm, but how can one be warm alone?
Therefore, laying aside falsehood, speak truth each one of you with his neighbor, for we are members of one another.
in the hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised long ages ago,
The one who says, “I have come to know Him,” and does not keep His commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him;
If we say that we have fellowship with Him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth;
I hate and despise falsehood,
But I love Your law.
“Everyone deceives his neighbor
And does not speak the truth,
They have taught their tongue to speak lies;
They weary themselves committing iniquity.
I am telling the truth in Christ, I am not lying, my conscience testifies with me in the Holy Spirit,
Keep deception and lies far from me,
Give me neither poverty nor riches;
Feed me with the food that is my portion,
So is the man who deceives his neighbor,
And says, “Was I not joking?”
For they exchanged the truth of God for a lie, and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever. Amen.
But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart, do not be arrogant and so lie against the truth.
If a ruler pays attention to falsehood,
All his ministers become wicked.