Bible verses about "deceit" | BBE

Psalms 36:3

3 In the words of his mouth are evil and deceit; he has given up being wise and doing good.

Psalms 43:1

1 Be my judge, O God, supporting my cause against a nation without religion; O keep me from the false and evil man.

Psalms 10:7

7 His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and false words: under his tongue are evil purposes and dark thoughts.

Proverbs 19:9

9 A false witness will not go without punishment, and the breather out of deceit will be cut off.

Jeremiah 17:9

9 The heart is a twisted thing, not to be searched out by man: who is able to have knowledge of it?

Mark 7:20-23

20 And he said, That which comes out of the man, that makes the man unclean. 21 Because from inside, from the heart of men, come evil thoughts and unclean pleasures, 22 The taking of goods and of life, broken faith between husband and wife, the desire of wealth, wrongdoing, deceit, sins of the flesh, an evil eye, angry words, pride, foolish acts: 23 All these evil things come from inside, and make the man unclean.

Colossians 2:8

8 Take care that no one takes you away by force, through man's wisdom and deceit, going after the beliefs of men and the theories of the world, and not after Christ:

1 Peter 3:10

10 For it is said, Let the man who has a love of life, desiring to see good days, keep his tongue from evil and his lips from words of deceit:

Proverbs 26:24-26

24 With his lips the hater makes things seem what they are not, but deceit is stored up inside him; 25 When he says fair words, have no belief in him; for in his heart are seven evils: 26 Though his hate is covered with deceit, his sin will be seen openly before the meeting of the people.

Psalms 120:2

2 O Lord, be the saviour of my soul from false lips, and from the tongue of deceit.

Romans 16:18

18 For such people are not servants of the Lord Christ, but of their stomachs; and by their smooth and well-said words the hearts of those who have no knowledge of evil are tricked.

Proverbs 6:16-19

16 Six things are hated by the Lord; seven things are disgusting to him: 17 Eyes of pride, a false tongue, hands which take life without cause; 18 A heart full of evil designs, feet which are quick in running after sin; 19 A false witness, breathing out untrue words, and one who lets loose violent acts among brothers.

Proverbs 20:17

17 Bread of deceit is sweet to a man; but after, his mouth will be full of sand.

Psalms 101:7

7 The worker of deceit will not come into my house; the false man will have no place before my eyes.

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