'Faithless' in the Bible
For the Lord humbled Judah because of Ahaz king of Israel, for Ahaz had allowed unrestrained and undisciplined behavior in Judah and had been very unfaithful to the Lord.
Moreover, we have prepared and consecrated all the utensils which King Ahaz had discarded during his reign in his unfaithfulness; and behold, they are in front of the altar of the Lord.”
If I said, I will speak thus, behold, I should be faithless to the generation of thy children.
I will set no vile thing before my eyes. I hate the deeds of faithless men. They will not cling to me.
I look at the faithless with loathing, because they don't observe your word.
The righteousness of the upright will deliver them, but the faithless will be captured by their own desires.
From the fruit of his speech a person eats good things, but the faithless desire the fruit of violence.
Good sense grants favor, but the way of the faithless is coarse.
The faithless one will pay for his behavior, but a good man will be rewarded for his.
The wicked become a ransom for the righteous, and the faithless are taken in the place of the upright.
The eyes of the Lord guard knowledge, but he overthrows the words of the faithless person.
Surely she lies in wait like a bandit, increasing those who are faithless among mankind.
Like a bad tooth and an unsteady footIs confidence in a faithless man in time of trouble.
For this is a rebellious people, lying sons,Sons who refuse to listen toThe law and instruction of the Lord;
Then the Lord said to me in the days of Josiah the king, “Have you seen what faithless Israel did? She went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and she was a harlot there.
I thought, ‘After she has done all these things she will return to Me’; but she did not return, and her treacherous (faithless) sister Judah saw it.
And I saw that for all the adulteries of faithless Israel, I had sent her away and given her a writ of divorce, yet her treacherous sister Judah did not fear; but she went and was a harlot also.
Yet in spite of all this her treacherous sister Judah did not return to Me with her whole heart, but rather in [blatant] deception [she merely pretended obedience to King Josiah’s reforms],” declares the Lord.
And the Lord said to me, “Faithless Israel has proved herself more righteous than treacherous Judah.
Go and proclaim these words toward the north and say,‘Return, faithless Israel,’ declares the Lord;‘I will not look upon you in anger.For I am gracious,’ declares the Lord;‘I will not be angry forever.
“Return, you faithless children”—this is the Lord’s declaration—“for I am your master, and I will take you, one from a city and two from a family, and I will bring you to Zion.
Return, you faithless children.I will heal your unfaithfulness.“Here we are, coming to You,for You are the Lord our God.
Oh that I had in the wildernessA lodging place (a mere shelter) for wayfaring men,That I might leave my peopleAnd go away from them!For they are all adulterers [worshiping idols instead of the Lord],[They are] an assembly of treacherous men [of weak character, men without integrity].
How long will you turn here and there,faithless daughter?For the Lord creates something new in the land—a female will shelter a man.
Why do you brag about your valleys,your flowing valley,you faithless daughter?You who trust in your treasuresand boast, “Who can attack me?”
Their heart is faithless;Now they must bear their guilt.The Lord will break down their altarsAnd destroy their sacred pillars.
Judah has been treacherous (disloyal), and an repulsive act has been committed in Israel and in Jerusalem; for Judah has profaned the sanctuary of the Lord which He loves, and has married the daughter of a foreign god.
But you say, “Why [does He reject it]?” Because the Lord has been a witness between you and the wife of your youth, against whom you have dealt treacherously. Yet she is your marriage companion and the wife of your covenant [made by your vows].
But not one has done so who has a remnant of the Spirit. And what did that one do while seeking a godly offspring? Take heed then to your spirit, and let no one deal treacherously against the wife of your youth.
"Wicked and faithless generation!" He replied, "they clamour for a sign, but none shall be given to them except the sign of the Prophet Jonah.
A wicked and faithless generation are eager for a sign; but none shall be given to them except the sign of Jonah." and He left them and went away.
Then Jesus answered and said, O faithless and perverse generation, how long shall I be with you? how long shall I suffer you? bring him hither to me.
Every one, however, who has been ashamed of me and of my teachings in this faithless and sinful age, of him the Son of Man also will be ashamed when He comes in His Father's glory with the holy angels."
He answereth him, and saith, O faithless generation, how long shall I be with you? how long shall I suffer you? bring him unto me.
Judas [also called Thaddaeus] the son of James, and Judas Iscariot, who became a traitor [to the Lord].
And Jesus answering said, O faithless and perverse generation, how long shall I be with you, and suffer you? Bring thy son hither.
Then saith he to Thomas, Reach hither thy finger, and behold my hands; and reach hither thy hand, and thrust it into my side: and be not faithless, but believing.
foolish, faithless, heartless, and ruthless.
for what, if certain were faithless? shall their faithlessness the faithfulness of god make useless?
if we are faithless, He remains faithful,for He cannot deny Himself.
But as for the cowards and unbelieving and abominable [who are devoid of character and personal integrity and practice or tolerate immorality], and murderers, and sorcerers [with intoxicating drugs], and idolaters and occultists [who practice and teach false religions], and all the liars [who knowingly deceive and twist truth], their part will be in the lake that blazes with fire and brimstone, which is the second death.”