Bible verses about "honesty" | Geneva

Exodus 20:16

16 Thou shalt not beare false witnes against thy neighbour.

Proverbs 16:13

13 Righteous lips are the delite of Kings, and the King loueth him that speaketh right things.

Proverbs 10:9

9 He that walketh vprightly, walketh boldely: but he that peruerteth his wayes, shalbe knowen.

Matthew 5:37

37 But let your communication be Yea, yea: Nay, nay. For whatsoeuer is more then these, commeth of euill.

Luke 6:31

31 And as ye would that men should doe to you, so doe ye to them likewise.

Acts 24:16

16 And herein I endeuour my selfe to haue alway a cleare conscience towarde God, and toward men.

Hebrews 13:18

18 Pray for vs: for we are assured that we haue a good conscience in all things, desiring to liue honestly.

Proverbs 11:3

3 The vprightnes of the iust shall guide them: but the frowardnes of the transgressers shall destroy them.

Philippians 4:8-9

8 Furthermore, brethre, whatsoeuer things are true, whatsoeuer things are honest, whatsoeuer thinges are iust, whatsoeuer thinges are pure, whatsoeuer thinges are worthie loue, whatsoeuer things are of good report, if there be any vertue, or if there be any praise, thinke on these things, 9 Which yee haue both learned and receiued, and heard, and seene in mee: those things doe, and the God of peace shalbe with you.

Colossians 3:9

9 Lie not one to another, seeing that yee haue put off the olde man with his workes, 10 For if any man long after life, and to see good dayes, let him refraine his tongue from euill, and his lippes that they speake no guile. 11 Let him eschew euil, and do good: let him seeke peace, and follow after it. 12 For the eyes of the Lord are ouer the righteous, and his eares are open vnto their prayers: and the face of the Lord is against them that do euil.

Proverbs 6:16-20

16 These sixe things doeth the Lord hate: yea, his soule abhorreth seuen: 17 The hautie eyes, a lying tongue, and the hands that shed innocent blood, 18 An heart that imagineth wicked enterprises, feete that be swift in running to mischiefe, 19 A false witnesse that speaketh lyes, and him that rayseth vp contentions among brethren. 20 My sonne, keepe thy fathers commandement, and forsake not thy mothers instruction.

John 8:32

32 And shall know the trueth, and the trueth shall make you free.

2 Corinthians 8:21

21 Prouiding for honest thinges, not onely before the Lord, but also before men.

Proverbs 19:1

1 Better is the poore that walketh in his vprightnes, then he that abuseth his lips, and is a foole.

Proverbs 12:22

22 The lying lips are an abomination to the Lord: but they that deale truely are his delite.

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