7 Bible Verses About Lying

Lying and sneaking around is never a good thing, even by the worlds standards.    Christians should be holding themselves up to a biblical stand, and lying should never be acceptable in one's life.  So, if you, or someone in your family struggles in this area use these bible verses about lying to teach them about how important the truth is.

Lying Scriptures

1:  Truthful words stand the test of time, but lies are soon exposed.

Proverbs 12:19 NLT

2:  Telling lies about others is as harmful as hitting them with an ax, wounding them with a sword, or shooting them with a sharp arrow.

Proverbs 25:18 NLT

3:  A man who tells lies about someone will be punished. He who tells lies will not get away.

Proverbs 19:5 NLV

4:  You must not pass along false rumors. You must not cooperate with evil people by lying on the witness stands.

Exodus 23:1 NLT

5:  Don't testify against your neighbors without cause; don't lie about them.

Proverbs 24:28 NLT

6:  But if you are bitterly jealous and there is selfish ambition in your heart, don't cover up the truth with boasting and lying.

James 3:14 NLT

7:  Don't lie to each other, for you have stripped off your old sinful nature and all its wicked deeds!

Colossians 3:9 NLT