The father of lies is Satan, for this reason we present you a series of biblical verses that express about the lie, knowing that God hates it.
Bible Verses about Lie
1 Peter 3:10-11
For, Whoever would love life
and see good days
must keep their tongue from evil
and their lips from deceitful speech.
They must turn from evil and do good;
they must seek peace and pursue it.
The one whose walk is blameless,
who does what is righteous,
who speaks the truth from their heart;
whose tongue utters no slander,
who does no wrong to a neighbor,
and casts no slur on others.
Save me, Lord,
from lying lips
and from deceitful tongues.
He went on: “What comes out of a person is what defiles them. For it is from within, out of a person’s heart, that evil thoughts come—sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery, greed, malice, deceit, lewdness, envy, slander, arrogance and folly. All these evils come from inside and defile a person.”
The Lord detests lying lips,
but he delights in people who are trustworthy.
A perverse person stirs up conflict,
and a gossip separates close friends.
Whoever conceals hatred with lying lips
and spreads slander is a fool.
1 John 1:6
If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth.
Keep your tongue from evil
and your lips from telling lies.
Whoever walks in integrity walks securely,
but whoever takes crooked paths will be found out.
Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator.
A gossip betrays a confidence,
but a trustworthy person keeps a secret.
An honest witness does not deceive,
but a false witness pours out lies.
Keep falsehood and lies far from me;
give me neither poverty nor riches,
but give me only my daily bread.
The soothing tongue is a tree of life,
but a perverse tongue crushes the spirit.
‘You shall not murder, you shall not commit adultery, you shall not steal, you shall not give false testimony, honor your father and mother,’ and ‘love your neighbor as yourself.’
To fear the Lord is to hate evil;
I hate pride and arrogance,
evil behavior and perverse speech.
Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me.
Keep your mouth free of perversity;
keep corrupt talk far from your lips.
The lips of the righteous know what finds favor,
but the mouth of the wicked only what is perverse.
Eloquent lips are unsuited to a godless fool—
how much worse lying lips to a ruler!
You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father’s desires. He was a murderer from the beginning, not holding to the truth, for there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks his native language, for he is a liar and the father of lies.
Then Peter said, “Ananias, how is it that Satan has so filled your heart that you have lied to the Holy Spirit and have kept for yourself some of the money you received for the land? Didn’t it belong to you before it was sold? And after it was sold, wasn’t the money at your disposal? What made you think of doing such a thing? You have not lied just to human beings but to God.”
These biblical verses teach us more about lies, we should not be liars if we do not always speak the truth, so that the truth makes us free, Jesus is the truth, the way and eternal life, do not forget to share this with others.