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17 Bible Verses about Witnesses

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Acts 22:15

because you will be a witness for him to all people of what you have seen and heard.

1 Corinthians 15:6

then he appeared to more than five hundred brothers at once, the majority of whom remain until now, but some have fallen asleep.

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Acts 26:16

But get up and stand on your feet, because for this [reason] I have appeared to you, to appoint you a servant and witness both [to the things] in which you saw me and [to the things] in which I will appear to you,

False teachers » Instances of » Witnesses » Against paul

Acts 16:20-21

And [when they] had brought them to the chief magistrates, they said, "These men are throwing our city into confusion, being Jews, and are proclaiming customs that are not permitted for us to accept or to practice, [because we] are Romans!"

Acts 24:5

For we have found this man [to be] a public menace and one who causes riots among all the Jews throughout the Roman Empire and a ringleader of the sect of the Nazarenes,

Acts 17:5-7

But the Jews were filled with jealousy and, taking along some worthless men from the rabble in the marketplace and forming a mob, threw the city into an uproar. And attacking Jason's house, they were looking for them to bring [them] out to the popular assembly. And [when they] did not find them, they dragged Jason and some brothers before the city officials, shouting, "These [people] who have stirred up trouble [throughout] the world have come here also, whom Jason has entertained as guests! And these [people] [are] all acting contrary to the decrees of Caesar, saying there is another king, Jesus!"

Acts 25:7-8

And [when] he arrived, the Jews who had come down from Jerusalem stood around him, bringing many and serious charges that they were not able to prove, [while] Paul said in his defense, "Neither against the law of the Jews nor against the temple nor against Caesar have I sinned with reference to anything!"

False teachers » Instances of » Witnesses » Against jesus

Matthew 26:59-61

Now the chief priests and the whole Sanhedrin were looking for false testimony against Jesus in order that they could put him to death. And they did not find [it], [although] many false witnesses came forward. And finally two came forward [and] said, "This man said, 'I am able to destroy the temple of God and rebuild [it] within three days.'"

Mark 14:54-59

And Peter followed him from a distance, right inside, into the courtyard of the high priest. And he was sitting with the officers and warming himself by the fire. Now the chief priests and the whole Sanhedrin were looking for testimony against Jesus in order to put him to death, and they did not find [it]. For many gave false testimony against him, and their testimony was not consistent. read more.
And some stood up [and] began to give false testimony against him, saying, "We heard him saying, 'I will destroy this temple made by hands, and within three days I will build another not made by hands." And their testimony was not even consistent about this.

False teachers » Instances of » Witnesses » Against stephen

Acts 6:11

Then they secretly instigated men who said, "We have heard him speaking blasphemous words against Moses and God!"

Acts 6:13

And they put forward false witnesses who said, "This man does not stop speaking words against the holy place and the law!

False teachers » Instances of » Witnesses » Against naboth

1 Kings 21:13

Then the two men, {scoundrels}, came, sat opposite him, and the {scoundrels} witnessed against Naboth before the people, saying, "Naboth cursed God and the king," so they brought him outside of the city and stoned him with stones, and he died.

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Acts 26:16

But get up and stand on your feet, because for this [reason] I have appeared to you, to appoint you a servant and witness both [to the things] in which you saw me and [to the things] in which I will appear to you,

Witnesses » Two or more needed to convict

2 Corinthians 13:1

This [is] the third [time] I am coming to you. {By the testimony} of two or three witnesses every word will be established.

Numbers 35:30

" 'If anyone kills a person, the killer will be put to death {according to the testimony} of witnesses, but someone cannot die on testimony of one person.

Deuteronomy 17:6

{On the evidence of} two or three witnesses {the person shall be put to death}. The person shall not be put to death by the mouth of one witness.

Deuteronomy 19:15

{The testimony of a single witness may not be used to convict} [with respect to] any crime and for any wrongdoing in any offense that a person committed; on the {evidence} of two witnesses or on the {evidence} of three witnesses {a charge shall be sustained}.

Matthew 18:16

But if he does not listen, take with you in addition one or two [others], so that by {the testimony} of two or three witnesses every matter may be established.

Witnesses » Disciples and early Christians as

Acts 13:31

who appeared for many days to those who had come up with him from Galilee to Jerusalem--who are now his witnesses to the people.

Luke 1:2

just as those who were eyewitnesses and servants of the word from the beginning passed on to us,

FALSE » Witnesses » Examples of

Acts 25:7

And [when] he arrived, the Jews who had come down from Jerusalem stood around him, bringing many and serious charges that they were not able to prove,

Acts 6:11

Then they secretly instigated men who said, "We have heard him speaking blasphemous words against Moses and God!"

Matthew 28:15

So they took the money [and] did as they were told, and spread abroad this report among the Jews until this very day.

Acts 17:6

And [when they] did not find them, they dragged Jason and some brothers before the city officials, shouting, "These [people] who have stirred up trouble [throughout] the world have come here also,

Mark 14:56

For many gave false testimony against him, and their testimony was not consistent.

Topics on Witnesses

False Witnesses, Defined As

20;12;17

He who will speak truth will reveal righteousness, but the witness of falsehood, deceit.

False Witnesses,examples Of

9;22;8-18

For all of you have conspired against me, and {no one discloses to me} the {making} [of an agreement] between my son and the son of Jesse! None of you have had sympathy for me or {disclosed to me} [that] {my son commissioned my servant against me to ambush me} as [has been done] this day!"

Living Witnesses

60;2;12

maintaining your good conduct among the Gentiles, so that in [the things] in which they slander you as evildoers, by seeing your good deeds they may glorify God on the day of visitation.

The Two Witnesses

66;11;3

And I will grant [authority] to my two witnesses, and they will prophesy [for one] thousand two hundred sixty days, dressed in sackcloth."

Things As Witnesses

1;21;30

And he said, "You shall take the seven ewe-lambs from my hand {as proof on my behalf} that I dug this well."

Three Witnesses

62;5;8

the Spirit and the water and the blood, and the three are {in agreement}.

Two Witnesses

43;8;17

And even in your law it is written that the testimony of two men is true.

Two Witnesses

43;8;17

And even in your law it is written that the testimony of two men is true.

Witnesses, False

2;20;16

"You shall not testify against your neighbor [with] a false witness.

Witnesses, Legal

1;31;50

If you mistreat my daughters, and if you take wives besides my daughters, [when] there is no man with us, see--God [is] a witness between me and you."

Witnesses, To Jesus Christ

44;26;22-23

Therefore I have experienced help from God until this day, [and] I stand here testifying to both small and great, saying nothing except what both the prophets and Moses have said were going to happen,