Old Testament Instances
New Testament Instances
Psalms 5:6 You will
destroy those who tell lies. The Lord detests murderers and
Psalms 5:9 My enemies
cannot speak a truthful word. Their deepest desire is to destroy
others. Their talk is foul, like the stench from an open
grave. Their tongues are filled with flattery.
Isaiah 29:13 And so
the Lord says, “These people say they are mine. They honor me with
their lips, but their hearts are far from me. And their
worship of me is nothing but man-made rules learned by rote.
Titus 1:16 Such people
claim they know God, but they deny him by the way they live. They are
detestable and disobedient, worthless for doing anything good.
Jeremiah 9:8 For their
tongues shoot lies like poisoned arrows. They speak friendly words to their
neighbors while scheming in their heart to kill them.
2. Old Testament Instances
IMPERSONATION OF ESAU - Genesis 27:24 “But are
you really my son Esau?” he asked. “Yes, I am,” Jacob replied.
SONS - Genesis 37:31-32 Then the brothers
killed a young goat and dipped Joseph’s robe in its blood. 32 They
sent the beautiful robe to their father with this message: “Look at what we
found. Doesn’t this robe belong to your son?”
- Jeremiah 41:6-7 Ishmael left Mizpah to meet
them, weeping as he went. When he reached them, he said, “Oh, come and see what
has happened to Gedaliah!” 7 But as soon as they were all inside the
town, Ishmael and his men killed all but ten of them and threw their bodies
into a cistern.
3. New Testament Instances
- Matthew 2:8 Then he told them, “Go to Bethlehem and search
carefully for the child. And when you find him, come back and tell me so that I
can go and worship him, too!”
- Matthew 6:5 “When you pray, don’t be like the
hypocrites who love to pray publicly on street corners and in the synagogues
where everyone can see them. I tell you the truth, that is all the reward they
will ever get.
Matthew 7:5 Hypocrite!
First get rid of the log in your own eye; then you will see well enough to deal
with the speck in your friend’s eye.
Matthew 15:7-8 You
hypocrites! Isaiah was right when he prophesied about you, for he wrote, 8 ‘These
people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me.
Matthew 23:13 “What
sorrow awaits you teachers of religious law and you Pharisees. Hypocrites! For
you shut the door of the Kingdom
of Heaven in people’s
faces. You won’t go in yourselves, and you don’t let others enter either.
- Matthew 26:48-49 The traitor, Judas, had
given them a prearranged signal: “You will know which one to arrest when I
greet him with a kiss.” 49 So Judas came straight to Jesus.
“Greetings, Rabbi!” he exclaimed and gave him the kiss.
4. Warning Against
Proverbs 23:6-7 Don’t
eat with people who are stingy; don’t desire their delicacies. 7 They
are always thinking about how much it costs. “Eat and drink,” they say,
but they don’t mean it.
Matthew 16:6 “Watch
out!” Jesus warned them. “Beware of the yeast of the Pharisees and
Outline is from the Dixon Analytical Bible
Scripture is from the New Living Bible
courtesy of www.biblegateway.com
Arranged and modified by HKM 11/03/2010