What The Bible Says About Lying

Lying

Lie not one to another, seeing that ye have put off the old man with with his deeds; And have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge after the image of him that created him:
Colossians 3:9,10

And ye shall not swear by my name falsely, neither shalt thou profane the name of thy God: I am the Lord.
Leviticus 19:12

A man that beareth false witness against his neighbor is a maul, and a sword, and a sharp arrow.
Proverbs 25:18

And let none of you imagine evil in your hearts against your neighbour; and love no false oath: for all these are things that I hate, saith the Lord.
Zechariah 8:17

A faithful witness will not lie: but a false witness will utter lies.
Proverbs 14:5

…How many times shall I adjure thee that thou tell me nothing but that which is true in the name of the Lord?
1 Kings 22:16

A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall not escape.
Proverbs 19:5

If a false witness rise up against any man to testify against him that which is wrong; Then both the men, between whom the controversy is, shall stand before the Lord, before the priests and the judges, which shall be in those days; And the judges shall make diligent inquisition: and, behold, if the witness be a false witness, and hath testified falsely against his brother; Then shall ye do unto him, as he had thought to have done unto his brother: so shalt thou put the evil away from among you.
Deuteronomy 19:16-19

But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.
Revelation 21:8

A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall perish.
Proverbs 19:9

Be not a witness against thy neighbour without cause; and deceive not with thy lips.
Proverbs 24:28

The wicked are estranged from the womb: they go astray as soon as they be born, speaking lies.
Psalm 58:3

Thou shalt not raise a false report: put not thine hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.
Exodus 23:1

But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, and lie not against the truth.
James 3:14

The lip of truth shall be established for ever: but a lying tongue is but for a moment.
Proverbs 12:19

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