48 Bible Verses about Telling The Truth

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1 John 2:21

I did not write to you because ye have not known the truth, but because ye have known it, and because no lie is of the truth.

Mark 12:14

and they having come, say to him, 'Teacher, we have known that thou art true, and thou art not caring for any one, for thou dost not look to the face of men, but in truth the way of God dost teach; is it lawful to give tribute to Caesar or not? may we give, or may we not give?'

Galatians 1:20

And the things that I write to you, lo, before God -- I lie not;

Psalm 52:3

Thou hast loved evil rather than good, Lying, than speaking righteousness. Selah.

John 16:12

I have yet many things to say to you, but ye are not able to bear them now;

Proverbs 8:7

For truth doth my mouth utter, And an abomination to my lips is wickedness.

Zechariah 8:16

These are the things that ye do: Speak ye truth each with his neighbour, Truth and peaceful judgment judge in your gates,

John 8:40

and now, ye seek to kill me -- a man who hath spoken to you the truth I heard from God; this Abraham did not;

John 19:35

and he who hath seen hath testified, and his testimony is true, and that one hath known that true things he speaketh, that ye also may believe.

Proverbs 12:19

The lip of truth is established for ever, And for a moment -- a tongue of falsehood.

Isaiah 30:10

Who have said to seers, 'Ye do not see,' And to prophets, 'Ye do not prophesy to us Straightforward things, Speak to us smooth things, prophesy deceits,

1 John 4:6

we -- of God we are; he who is knowing God doth hear us; he who is not of God, doth not hear us; from this we know the spirit of the truth, and the spirit of the error.

Psalm 15:2

He who is walking uprightly, And working righteousness, And speaking truth in his heart.

John 18:37

Pilate, therefore, said to him, 'Art thou then a king?' Jesus answered, 'Thou dost say it; because a king I am, I for this have been born, and for this I have come to the world, that I may testify to the truth; every one who is of the truth, doth hear my voice.'

2 Timothy 2:18

who concerning the truth did swerve, saying the rising again to have already been, and do overthrow the faith of some;

John 18:23

Jesus answered him, 'If I spake ill, testify concerning the ill; and if well, why me dost thou smite?'

Romans 3:4

let it not be! and let God become true, and every man false, according as it hath been written, 'That Thou mayest be declared righteous in Thy words, and mayest overcome in Thy being judged.'

Proverbs 16:13

The delight of kings are righteous lips, And whoso is speaking uprightly he loveth,

Daniel 10:21

but I declare to thee that which is noted down in the Writing of Truth, and there is not one strengthening himself with me, concerning these, except Michael your head.

John 5:25

Verily, verily, I say to you -- There cometh an hour, and it now is, when the dead shall hear the voice of the Son of God, and those having heard shall live;

2 Timothy 4:4

and indeed, from the truth the hearing they shall turn away, and to the fables they shall be turned aside.

Matthew 25:12

and he answering said, Verily I say to you, I have not known you.

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Matthew 22:16

and they send to him their disciples with the Herodians, saying, 'Teacher, we have known that thou art true, and the way of God in truth thou dost teach, and thou art not caring for any one, for thou dost not look to the face of men;

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