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43 Bible Verses about Lying And Deceit

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Psalm 120:2

Deliver my soul, O LORD, from lying lips and from a deceitful tongue.

Psalm 109:2

for the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of the deceitful are opened against me; they have spoken of me with a lying tongue.

Psalm 52:3

Thou dost love evil more than good; and lying rather than to speak righteousness. Selah.

Proverbs 12:19

The lip of truth shall be established for ever, but a lying tongue is but for a moment.

Psalm 31:18

Let the lying lips be put to silence; which speak grievous things proudly and contemptuously against the righteous.

Psalm 12:2

Each one speaks vanity with his neighbour: they speak with flattering lips and with a double heart.

Psalm 101:7

He that works deceit shall not dwell within my house; he that tells lies shall not tarry in my sight.

Hosea 11:12

Ephraim compasses me about with lies, and the house of Israel with deceit; but Judah yet rules with God and is faithful with the saints.

Psalm 78:36

Nevertheless they flattered him with their mouth, and they lied unto him with their tongues.

1 Kings 22:22

And the LORD said unto him, In what manner? And he said, I will go forth, and I will be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets. And he said, Thou shalt persuade him, and prevail also; go forth and do so.

Psalm 55:11

Wickedness is in the midst thereof; deceit and guile depart not from her streets.

2 Chronicles 18:21

And he said, I will go out and be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets. And the LORD said, Thou shalt entice him, and thou shalt also prevail; go out and do even so.

Proverbs 26:28

A lying tongue hates those that are afflicted by it, and a flattering mouth works ruin.

2 Thessalonians 2:11

Therefore, for this cause, God shall send the operation of error in them, that they should believe the lie;

Jeremiah 9:6

Thine habitation is in the midst of deceit; through deceit they refuse to know me, saith the LORD.

Jeremiah 9:5

And they will deceive each one his neighbour and will not speak the truth: they have taught their tongue to speak lies and weary themselves to commit iniquity.

1 Kings 22:23

Now, therefore, behold, the LORD has put a lying spirit in the mouth of all these thy prophets, and the LORD has decreed evil concerning thee.

Micah 6:12

With which their rich men are full of violence, and the inhabitants thereof have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

Daniel 11:27

And the heart of both these kings shall be to do evil, and at the same table they shall speak lies; but it shall not prosper, for the time appointed is not yet come.

Proverbs 14:25

The true witness delivers souls, but the deceitful one speaks lies.

Isaiah 59:13

To rebel and to lie against the LORD, and to depart away from our God; the speaking of libel and rebellion, to conceive, and to speak from the heart words of falsehood,

Isaiah 44:20

The ashes feed him; his deceived heart inclines him, that he not deliver his soul and say, Is not the lie at my right hand?

Proverbs 24:28

Do not be a false witness against thy neighbour, and do not flatter with thy lips.

Jeremiah 23:26

How long shall this be in the heart of the prophets that prophesy lies and that prophesy the deceit of their own heart?

Psalm 144:11

Redeem me, and save me from the hand of strange sons, whose mouth speaks vanity, and their right hand is a right hand of falsehood:

1 Kings 13:18

And the other said unto him, I am a prophet also as thou art, and an angel spoke unto me by the word of the LORD, saying, Bring him back with thee into thy house, that he may eat bread and drink water. But he lied unto him.

Zephaniah 3:13

The remnant of Israel shall not do iniquity nor speak lies; neither shall a deceitful tongue be found in their mouth, for they shall be fed and lie down, and no one shall make them afraid.

Isaiah 30:9

That this is a rebellious people, lying sons, sons that did not desire to hear the law of the LORD:

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