'Flattering' in the Bible
Let me not, I pray you, accept any man's person, neither let me give flattering titles unto man.
For I know not to give flattering titles; in so doing my maker would soon take me away.
They speak vanity every one with his neighbour: with flattering lips and with a double heart do they speak.
The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaketh proud things:
It will rescue you from a forbidden woman,from a stranger with her flattering talk,
They will protect you from an evil woman,from the flattering tongue of a stranger.
She will keep you from a forbidden woman,a stranger with her flattering talk.
With her much fair speech she caused him to yield, with the flattering of her lips she forced him.
A lying tongue hateth those that are afflicted by it; and a flattering mouth worketh ruin.
They say to the seers, “Do not see,”and to the prophets,“Do not prophesy the truth to us.Tell us flattering things.Prophesy illusions.
For there shall be no more any vain vision nor flattering divination within the house of Israel.
for such people do not serve our Lord Christ but their own appetites. They deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting with smooth talk and flattering words.
For neither at any time used we flattering words, as ye know, nor a cloke of covetousness; God is witness: