Bible Verses About Honesty
Bible Verses About Honesty from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance
Proverbs 12:22 - Lying lips [are] abomination to the LORD: but they that deal truly [are] his delight.
2 Corinthians 8:21 - Providing for honest things, not only in the sight of the Lord, but also in the sight of men.
Proverbs 19:1 - Better [is] the poor that walketh in his integrity, than [he that is] perverse in his lips, and is a fool.
Proverbs 6:16-20 - These six [things] doth the LORD hate: yea, seven [are] an abomination unto him: (Read More...)
1 Peter 3:10-12 - For he that will love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile: (Read More...)
Philippians 4:8-9 - Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things [are] honest, whatsoever things [are] just, whatsoever things [are] pure, whatsoever things [are] lovely, whatsoever things [are] of good report; if [there be] any virtue, and if [there be] any praise, think on these things. (Read More...)
John 8:32 - And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.
Proverbs 11:3 - The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.
Hebrews 13:18 - Pray for us: for we trust we have a good conscience, in all things willing to live honestly.
Luke 6:31 - And as ye would that men should do to you, do ye also to them likewise.
Exodus 20:16 - Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.
Colossians 3:9 - Lie not one to another, seeing that ye have put off the old man with his deeds;
Proverbs 16:13 - Righteous lips [are] the delight of kings; and they love him that speaketh right.
Matthew 7:12 - Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.
James 1:26 - If any man among you seem to be religious, and bridleth not his tongue, but deceiveth his own heart, this man's religion [is] vain.
Proverbs 11:1 - A false balance [is] abomination to the LORD: but a just weight [is] his delight.
Romans 12:17-21 - Recompense to no man evil for evil. Provide things honest in the sight of all men. (Read More...)
James 4:11-12 - Speak not evil one of another, brethren. He that speaketh evil of [his] brother, and judgeth his brother, speaketh evil of the law, and judgeth the law: but if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge. (Read More...)
Acts 24:16 - And herein do I exercise myself, to have always a conscience void of offence toward God, and [toward] men.
2 Corinthians 4:2 - But have renounced the hidden things of dishonesty, not walking in craftiness, nor handling the word of God deceitfully; but by manifestation of the truth commending ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.
Mark 10:19 - Thou knowest the commandments, Do not commit adultery, Do not kill, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Defraud not, Honour thy father and mother.
Philippians 4:8 - Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things [are] honest, whatsoever things [are] just, whatsoever things [are] pure, whatsoever things [are] lovely, whatsoever things [are] of good report; if [there be] any virtue, and if [there be] any praise, think on these things.
Matthew 5:37 - But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.
Isaiah 33:15 - He that walketh righteously, and speaketh uprightly; he that despiseth the gain of oppressions, that shaketh his hands from holding of bribes, that stoppeth his ears from hearing of blood, and shutteth his eyes from seeing evil;
1 Peter 2:12 - Having your conversation honest among the Gentiles: that, whereas they speak against you as evildoers, they may by [your] good works, which they shall behold, glorify God in the day of visitation.
Hebrews 13:5 - [Let your] conversation [be] without covetousness; [and be] content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.
Proverbs 21:5 - The thoughts of the diligent [tend] only to plenteousness; but of every one [that is] hasty only to want.
Proverbs 4:25 - Let thine eyes look right on, and let thine eyelids look straight before thee.
1 Thessalonians 4:11 - And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;
Galatians 6:7-8 - Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. (Read More...)
Romans 14:10-12 - But why dost thou judge thy brother? or why dost thou set at nought thy brother? for we shall all stand before the judgment seat of Christ. (Read More...)
Romans 2:21-24 - Thou therefore which teachest another, teachest thou not thyself? thou that preachest a man should not steal, dost thou steal? (Read More...)
Matthew 20:25-28 - But Jesus called them [unto him], and said, Ye know that the princes of the Gentiles exercise dominion over them, and they that are great exercise authority upon them. (Read More...)
Ezekiel 45:10 - Ye shall have just balances, and a just ephah, and a just bath.
Proverbs 22:1-29 - A [good] name [is] rather to be chosen than great riches, [and] loving favour rather than silver and gold. (Read More...)
Psalms 15:5 - [He that] putteth not out his money to usury, nor taketh reward against the innocent. He that doeth these [things] shall never be moved.
Psalms 15:1-5 - (A Psalm of David.) LORD, who shall abide in thy tabernacle? who shall dwell in thy holy hill? (Read More...)
Leviticus 19:35 - Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in meteyard, in weight, or in measure.
Philippians 2:2-8 - Fulfil ye my joy, that ye be likeminded, having the same love, [being] of one accord, of one mind. (Read More...)
Ephesians 4:32 - And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.
Ephesians 4:31-32 - Let all bitterness, and wrath, and anger, and clamour, and evil speaking, be put away from you, with all malice: (Read More...)
Ephesians 4:28 - Let him that stole steal no more: but rather let him labour, working with [his] hands the thing which is good, that he may have to give to him that needeth.
Romans 15:1-2 - We then that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves. (Read More...)
Romans 12:2 - And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what [is] that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.
Romans 2:1-4 - Therefore thou art inexcusable, O man, whosoever thou art that judgest: for wherein thou judgest another, thou condemnest thyself; for thou that judgest doest the same things. (Read More...)
Proverbs 20:23 - Divers weights [are] an abomination unto the LORD; and a false balance [is] not good.
Psalms 24:4 - He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully.
Proverbs 16:11 - A just weight and balance [are] the LORD'S: all the weights of the bag [are] his work.
Psalms 50:16-17 - But unto the wicked God saith, What hast thou to do to declare my statutes, or [that] thou shouldest take my covenant in thy mouth? (Read More...)
Job 27:6 - My righteousness I hold fast, and will not let it go: my heart shall not reproach [me] so long as I live.
1 Timothy 3:16 - And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory.
Philippians 2:2 - Fulfil ye my joy, that ye be likeminded, having the same love, [being] of one accord, of one mind.
Proverbs 20:10 - Divers weights, [and] divers measures, both of them [are] alike abomination to the LORD.
Proverbs 18:24 - A man [that hath] friends must shew himself friendly: and there is a friend [that] sticketh closer than a brother.
Psalms 107:29-30 - He maketh the storm a calm, so that the waves thereof are still. (Read More...)
Philippians 3:18-19 - (For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, [that they are] the enemies of the cross of Christ: (Read More...)
Ephesians 4:26 - Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath:
Ephesians 4:1-6 - I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, (Read More...)
Galatians 5:16-26 - [This] I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh. (Read More...)
2 Corinthians 7:2 - Receive us; we have wronged no man, we have corrupted no man, we have defrauded no man.
Acts 20:35 - I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.
Luke 15:11-13 - And he said, A certain man had two sons: (Read More...)
Mark 12:31 - And the second [is] like, [namely] this, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. There is none other commandment greater than these.
Matthew 13:44 - Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in a field; the which when a man hath found, he hideth, and for joy thereof goeth and selleth all that he hath, and buyeth that field.
Psalms 7:3 - O LORD my God, if I have done this; if there be iniquity in my hands;
2 Kings 22:4-7 - Go up to Hilkiah the high priest, that he may sum the silver which is brought into the house of the LORD, which the keepers of the door have gathered of the people: (Read More...)
Deuteronomy 8:10-20 - When thou hast eaten and art full, then thou shalt bless the LORD thy God for the good land which he hath given thee. (Read More...)
James 2:14-24 - What [doth it] profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith, and have not works? can faith save him? (Read More...)
James 1:22-27 - But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves. (Read More...)
Hebrews 13:1 - Let brotherly love continue.
1 Thessalonians 4:12 - That ye may walk honestly toward them that are without, and [that] ye may have lack of nothing.
Ephesians 5:5 - For this ye know, that no whoremonger, nor unclean person, nor covetous man, who is an idolater, hath any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God.
Romans 13:11-14 - And that, knowing the time, that now [it is] high time to awake out of sleep: for now [is] our salvation nearer than when we believed. (Read More...)
Romans 13:1 - Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God.
Acts 14:11-15 - And when the people saw what Paul had done, they lifted up their voices, saying in the speech of Lycaonia, The gods are come down to us in the likeness of men. (Read More...)
Acts 14:1 - And it came to pass in Iconium, that they went both together into the synagogue of the Jews, and so spake, that a great multitude both of the Jews and also of the Greeks believed.
John 8:1-8 - Jesus went unto the mount of Olives. (Read More...)
John 4:19-21 - The woman saith unto him, Sir, I perceive that thou art a prophet. (Read More...)
John 3:17 - For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.
John 2:9 - When the ruler of the feast had tasted the water that was made wine, and knew not whence it was: (but the servants which drew the water knew;) the governor of the feast called the bridegroom,
John 2:3-6 - And when they wanted wine, the mother of Jesus saith unto him, They have no wine. (Read More...)
Luke 18:9-14 - And he spake this parable unto certain which trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others: (Read More...)
Luke 17:3-4 - Take heed to yourselves: If thy brother trespass against thee, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him. (Read More...)
Luke 6:38 - Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again.
Luke 3:13 - And he said unto them, Exact no more than that which is appointed you.
Luke 3:12 - Then came also publicans to be baptized, and said unto him, Master, what shall we do?
Mark 12:28-31 - And one of the scribes came, and having heard them reasoning together, and perceiving that he had answered them well, asked him, Which is the first commandment of all? (Read More...)
Mark 11:25 - And when ye stand praying, forgive, if ye have ought against any: that your Father also which is in heaven may forgive you your trespasses.
Mark 9:35 - And he sat down, and called the twelve, and saith unto them, If any man desire to be first, [the same] shall be last of all, and servant of all.
Mark 9:1 - And he said unto them, Verily I say unto you, That there be some of them that stand here, which shall not taste of death, till they have seen the kingdom of God come with power.
Matthew 23:27-28 - Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are like unto whited sepulchres, which indeed appear beautiful outward, but are within full of dead [men's] bones, and of all uncleanness. (Read More...)
Matthew 22:34-40 - But when the Pharisees had heard that he had put the Sadducees to silence, they were gathered together. (Read More...)
Matthew 18:21-35 - Then came Peter to him, and said, Lord, how oft shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? till seven times? (Read More...)
Matthew 5:5-9 - Blessed [are] the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. (Read More...)
Proverbs 19:11 - The discretion of a man deferreth his anger; and [it is] his glory to pass over a transgression.
Psalms 24:3-5 - Who shall ascend into the hill of the LORD? or who shall stand in his holy place? (Read More...)
Nehemiah 13:13 - And I made treasurers over the treasuries, Shelemiah the priest, and Zadok the scribe, and of the Levites, Pedaiah: and next to them [was] Hanan the son of Zaccur, the son of Mattaniah: for they were counted faithful, and their office [was] to distribute unto their brethren.
2 Kings 12:15 - Moreover they reckoned not with the men, into whose hand they delivered the money to be bestowed on workmen: for they dealt faithfully.
Deuteronomy 25:13-16 - Thou shalt not have in thy bag divers weights, a great and a small. (Read More...)
Deuteronomy 16:19-20 - Thou shalt not wrest judgment; thou shalt not respect persons, neither take a gift: for a gift doth blind the eyes of the wise, and pervert the words of the righteous. (Read More...)
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