Bible verses about "honesty" | NHEB

Exodus 20:16

16 "Do not give false testimony against your neighbor.

Proverbs 16:13

13 Righteous lips are the delight of kings. They value one who speaks the truth.

Proverbs 10:9

9 He who walks blamelessly walks surely, but he who perverts his ways will be found out.

Matthew 5:37

37 But let your 'Yes' be 'Yes' and your 'No' be 'No.' Whatever is more than these is of the evil one.

Luke 6:31

31 "And as you would like people to do to you, do the same to them.

Acts 24:16

16 This being so, I also do my best to always have a clear conscience toward God and people.

Hebrews 13:18

18 Pray for us, for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, desiring to live honorably in all things.

Proverbs 11:3

3 The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them.

1 Peter 3:10-12

10 For, "He who would love life, and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking deceit. 11 Let him turn away from evil, and do good. Let him seek peace, and pursue it. 12 For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and his ears open to their prayer; but the face of the Lord is against those who do evil."

Philippians 4:8-9

8 Finally, brothers, whatever things are true, whatever things are honest, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report; if there is any virtue, and if there is any praise, think on these things. 9 And the things you learned and received and heard and saw in me, do these things. And the God of peace will be with you.

Colossians 3:9

9 Do not lie to one another, seeing that you have put off the old self with its practices,

Proverbs 6:16-20

16 There are six things which the LORD hates; yes, seven which are an abomination to him: 17 haughty eyes, a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood; 18 a heart that devises wicked schemes, feet that are swift in running to mischief, 19 a false witness who utters lies, and he who sows discord among brothers. 20 My son, keep your father's commandment, and do not forsake your mother's teaching.

John 8:32

32 You will know the truth, and the truth will make you free."

2 Corinthians 8:21

21 Having regard for honorable things, not only in the sight of the Lord, but also in the sight of others.

Proverbs 19:1

1 Better is the poor who walks in his integrity than he who is perverse in his lips and is a fool.

Proverbs 12:22

22 Lying lips are an abomination to the LORD, but those who do the truth are his delight.

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