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17 Bible Verses about Witnesses

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Acts 22:15

For you shall be a witness for him to all the world of what you have just seen and heard.

1 Corinthians 15:6

After that, he appeared to more than five hundred of our Brothers at one time, most of whom are still alive, though some have gone to their rest.

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Acts 26:16

But get up and stand upright; for I have appeared to you in order to appoint you a servant and a witness of those revelations of me which you have already had, and of those in which I shall yet appear to you,

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Acts 16:20-21

And took them before the Magistrates. "These men are causing a great disturbance in our town," they complained; "They are Jews, and they are teaching customs which it is not right for us, as Romans, to sanction or adopt."

Acts 24:5

We have found this man a public pest; he is one who stirs up disputes among the Jews all the world over, and is a ringleader of the Nazarene heretics.

Acts 17:5-7

But the Jews, becoming jealous, engaged some worthless fellows from the streets, and, getting a mob together, kept the city in an uproar. They attacked Jason's house, with the intention of bringing Paul and Silas before the Popular Assembly; And, not finding them there, they proceeded to drag Jason and some of the Brethren before the City Magistrates, shouting out: "These men, who have turned the world upside down, have now come here, And have been harbored by Jason! They say that some one else is king--a man called Jesus!"

Acts 25:7-8

On Paul's appearance, the Jews who had come down from Jerusalem surrounded him, and made many serious charges, which they failed to establish. Paul's answer to the charge was--'I have not committed any offence against the Jewish Law, or the Temple, or the Emperor.'

False teachers » Instances of » Witnesses » Against jesus

Matthew 26:59-61

Meanwhile the Chief Priests and the whole of the High Council were trying to get such false evidence against Jesus, as would warrant putting him to death, But they did not find any, although many came forward with false evidence. Later on, however, two men came forward and said: "This man said 'I am able to destroy the Temple of God, and to build it in three days.'"

Mark 14:54-59

Peter, who had followed Jesus at a distance into the court- yard of the High Priest, was sitting there among the police- officers, warming himself at the blaze of the fire. Meanwhile the Chief Priest and the whole of the High Council were trying to get such evidence against Jesus as would warrant his being put to death, but they could not find any; For, though there were many who gave false evidence against him, yet their evidence did not agree. read more.
Presently some men stood up, and gave this false evidence against him-- "We ourselves heard him say 'I will destroy this Temple made with hands, and in three days build another made without hands.'" Yet not even on that point did their evidence agree.

False teachers » Instances of » Witnesses » Against stephen

Acts 6:11

Then they induced some men to assert that they had heard Stephen saying blasphemous things against Moses, and against God;

Acts 6:13

There they produced witnesses who gave false evidence. "This man," they said, "is incessantly saying things against this Holy Place and the Law;

False teachers » Instances of » Witnesses » Against naboth

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Acts 26:16

But get up and stand upright; for I have appeared to you in order to appoint you a servant and a witness of those revelations of me which you have already had, and of those in which I shall yet appear to you,

Witnesses » Two or more needed to convict

2 Corinthians 13:1

For the third time I am coming to see you. 'By the word of two or three witnesses each statement shall be established.'

Matthew 18:16

But, if he does not listen to you, take with you one or two others, so that 'on the evidence of two or three witnesses, every word may be put beyond dispute.'

Witnesses » Disciples and early Christians as

Acts 13:31

And he appeared for many days to those who had gone up with him from Galilee to Jerusalem, and who are now witnesses for him to the people.

Luke 1:2

Just as they were reported to us by those who from the beginning were eye-witnesses, and afterwards became bearers of the Message.

FALSE » Witnesses » Examples of

Acts 25:7

On Paul's appearance, the Jews who had come down from Jerusalem surrounded him, and made many serious charges, which they failed to establish.

Acts 6:11

Then they induced some men to assert that they had heard Stephen saying blasphemous things against Moses, and against God;

Matthew 28:15

So the soldiers took the money, and did as they were instructed. And this story has been current among the Jews from that day to this.

Acts 17:6

And, not finding them there, they proceeded to drag Jason and some of the Brethren before the City Magistrates, shouting out: "These men, who have turned the world upside down, have now come here,

Mark 14:56

For, though there were many who gave false evidence against him, yet their evidence did not agree.

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False Witnesses,examples Of

44;6;8-13

Meanwhile Stephen, divinely helped and strengthened, was showing great wonders and signs among the people.

Living Witnesses

60;2;12

Let your daily life among the Gentiles be so upright, that, whenever they malign you as evil-doers, they may learn, as they watch, from the uprightness of your conduct, to praise God 'at the time when he shall visit them.'

The Two Witnesses

66;11;3

Then I will give permission to my Two Witnesses, and for those twelve hundred and sixty days they will continue teaching, clothed in sackcloth.'

Things As Witnesses

45;2;15

For they show the demands of the Law written upon their hearts; their consciences corroborating it, while in their thoughts they argue either in self-accusation or, it may be, in self- defense--

Three Witnesses

62;5;8

that of the Spirit, the Water, and the Blood--and these three are at one.

Two Witnesses

43;8;17

Why, in your own Law it is said that the testimony of two persons is trustworthy.

Two Witnesses

43;8;17

Why, in your own Law it is said that the testimony of two persons is trustworthy.

Witnesses, False

42;3;14

And when some soldiers on active service asked "And we--what are we to do?" he said: "Never use violence, or exact anything by false accusation; and be content with your pay."

Witnesses, Legal

40;18;15-16

If your Brother does wrong, go to him and convince him of his fault when you and he are alone. If he listens to you, you have won your Brother.

Witnesses, To Jesus Christ

44;26;22-23

However I have received help from God to this very day, and so stand here, and bear my testimony to high and low alike--without adding a word to what the Prophets, as well as Moses, declared should happen--