Lying And Deceit
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Keep deception and lies far from me, Give me neither poverty nor riches; Feed me with the food that is my portion,
'You shall not steal, nor deal falsely, nor lie to one another.
Do not lie to one another, since you laid aside the old self with its evil practices,
"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.'
"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.
Do not trust in a neighbor; Do not have confidence in a friend. From her who lies in your bosom Guard your lips.
But Peter said, "Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and to keep back some of the price of the land?
He feeds on ashes; a deceived heart has turned him aside And he cannot deliver himself, nor say, "Is there not a lie in my right hand?"
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.
If we say that we have fellowship with Him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth;
"The remnant of Israel will do no wrong And tell no lies, Nor will a deceitful tongue Be found in their mouths; For they will feed and lie down With no one to make them tremble."
Lying lips are an abomination to the LORD, But those who deal faithfully are His delight.
WHO COMMITTED NO SIN, NOR WAS ANY DECEIT FOUND IN HIS MOUTH;