48 Bible Verses about Telling The Truth
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So then, have I become your enemy by telling you the truth?
But because I tell the truth, you don't believe me.
You will know the truth, and the truth will make you free."
I have not written to you because you don't know the truth, but because you know it, and because no lie is of the truth.
Nevertheless I tell you the truth: It is to your advantage that I go away, for if I don't go away, the Counselor won't come to you. But if I go, I will send him to you.
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 doesn't stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaks a lie, he speaks on his own; for he is a liar, and its father.
to which I was appointed a preacher and an apostle (I am telling the truth in Christ, not lying), a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.
When they had come, they asked him, "Teacher, we know that you are honest, and don't defer to anyone; for you aren't partial to anyone, but truly teach the way of God. Is it lawful to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?
Now about the things which I write to you, behold, before God, I'm not lying.
You love evil more than good, lying rather than speaking the truth. Selah.
"I have yet many things to tell you, but you can't bear them now.
For my mouth speaks truth. Wickedness is an abomination to my lips.
Therefore, putting away falsehood, speak truth each one with his neighbor. For we are members of one another.
These are the things that you shall do: speak every man the truth with his neighbor. Execute the judgment of truth and peace in your gates,
but speaking truth in love, we may grow up in all things into him, who is the head, Christ;
But now you seek to kill me, a man who has told you the truth, which I heard from God. Abraham didn't do this.
He who is truthful testifies honestly, but a false witness lies.
He who has seen has testified, and his testimony is true. He knows that he tells the truth, that you may believe.
However when he, the Spirit of truth, has come, he will guide you into all truth, for he will not speak from himself; but whatever he hears, he will speak. He will declare to you things that are coming.
I tell the truth in Christ. I am not lying, my conscience testifying with me in the Holy Spirit,
Truth's lips will be established forever, but a lying tongue is only momentary.
who tell the seers, "Don't see!" and to the prophets, "Don't prophesy to us right things. Tell us pleasant things. Prophesy deceits.
Which of you convicts me of sin? If I tell the truth, why do you not believe me?
We are of God. He who knows God listens to us. He who is not of God doesn't listen to us. By this we know the spirit of truth, and the spirit of error.
He who walks blamelessly does what is right, and speaks truth in his heart;
Brothers, if any among you wanders from the truth, and someone turns him back,
If we say that we have fellowship with him and walk in the darkness, we lie, and don't tell the truth.
One who says, "I know him," and doesn't keep his commandments, is a liar, and the truth isn't in him.
Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father, except through me.
Pilate therefore said to him, "Are you a king then?" Jesus answered, "You say that I am a king. For this reason I have been born, and for this reason I have come into the world, that I should testify to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to my voice."
men who have erred concerning the truth, saying that the resurrection is already past, and overthrowing the faith of some.
For if we are beside ourselves, it is for God. Or if we are of sober mind, it is for you.
But he who does the truth comes to the light, that his works may be revealed, that they have been done in God."
Jesus answered him, "If I have spoken evil, testify of the evil; but if well, why do you beat me?"
May it never be! Yes, let God be found true, but every man a liar. As it is written, "That you might be justified in your words, and might prevail when you come into judgment."
Righteous lips are the delight of kings. They value one who speaks the truth.
But I will tell you that which is inscribed in the writing of truth: and there is none who holds with me against these, but Michael your prince."
Jesus said to them, "Most certainly, I tell you, before Abraham came into existence, I AM."
The wicked go astray from the womb. They are wayward as soon as they are born, speaking lies.
My little children, let's not love in word only, neither with the tongue only, but in deed and truth.
Most certainly, I tell you, the hour comes, and now is, when the dead will hear the Son of God's voice; and those who hear will live.
and will turn away their ears from the truth, and turn aside to fables.
for we can't help telling the things which we saw and heard."
for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth,
If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.
But he answered, 'Most certainly I tell you, I don't know you.'
"'You shall not steal. "'You shall not lie. "'You shall not deceive one another.
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They sent their disciples to him, along with the Herodians, saying, "Teacher, we know that you are honest, and teach the way of God in truth, no matter who you teach, for you aren't partial to anyone.
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