‘lie(s)..(d)’ ….. from the major Prophets of Old Testament (KJV)

None calleth for justice,
nor any pleadeth for truth:
they trust in vanity,
and speak lies;
they conceive mischief,
and bring forth iniquity. – Isa 59:4

Read . . . ..“truth” in the Old Testament (KJV)..

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “lie” from the Prophet of Old Testament.

Isa 9:15 The ancient and honourable, he is the head;
and the prophet that teacheth lies, he is the tail.

Isa 11:6 The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb,
and the leopard shall lie down with the kid;
and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together;
and a little child shall lead them.

Isa 11:7 And the cow and the bear shall feed;
their young ones shall lie down together:
and the lion shall eat straw like the ox.

Isa 13:21 But wild beasts of the desert shall lie there;
and their houses shall be full of doleful creatures;
and owls shall dwell there,
and satyrs shall dance there.

Isa 14:18 All the kings of the nations, even all of them,
lie in glory, every one in his own house.

Isa 14:30 And the firstborn of the poor shall feed,
and the needy shall lie down in safety:
and I will kill thy root with famine,
and he shall slay thy remnant.

Isa 16:6 We have heard of the pride of Moab;
he is very proud:
even of his haughtiness,
and his pride,
and his wrath:
but his lies shall not be so.

Isa 17:2 The cities of Aroer are forsaken:
they shall be for flocks, which shall lie down,
and none shall make them afraid.

Isa 27:10 Yet the defenced city shall be desolate,
and the habitation forsaken,
and left like a wilderness: there shall the calf feed,
and there shall he lie down,
and consume the branches thereof.

Isa 28:15 Because ye have said, We have made a covenant with death,
and with hell are we at agreement;
when the overflowing scourge shall pass through,
it shall not come unto us:
for we have made lies our refuge,
and under falsehood have we hid ourselves:

Isa 28:17 Judgment also will I lay to the line,
and righteousness to the plummet:
and the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies,
and the waters shall overflow the hiding place.

Isa 33:8 The highways lie waste, the wayfaring man ceaseth:
he hath broken the covenant,
he hath despised the cities,
he regardeth no man.

Isa 34:10 It shall not be quenched night nor day;
the smoke thereof shall go up for ever:
from generation to generation it shall lie waste;
none shall pass through it for ever and ever.

Isa 43:17 Which bringeth forth the chariot and horse,
the army and the power;
they shall lie down together,
they shall not rise:
they are extinct,
they are quenched as tow.

Isa 44:20 He feedeth on ashes:
a deceived heart hath turned him aside,
that he cannot deliver his soul,
nor say, Is there not a lie in my right hand?

Isa 50:11 Behold, all ye that kindle a fire,
that compass yourselves about with sparks:
walk in the light of your fire,
and in the sparks that ye have kindled.
This shall ye have of mine hand;
ye shall lie down in sorrow.

Isa 51:20 Thy sons have fainted,
they lie at the head of all the streets,
as a wild bull in a net:
they are full of the fury of the LORD,
the rebuke of thy God.

Isa 57:11 And of whom hast thou been afraid or feared,
that thou hast lied,
and hast not remembered me,
nor laid it to thy heart?
have not I held my peace even of old,
and thou fearest me not?

Isa 59:3 For your hands are defiled with blood,
and your fingers with iniquity;
your lips have spoken lies,
your tongue hath muttered perverseness.

Isa 59:4 None calleth for justice,
nor any pleadeth for truth:
they trust in vanity,
and speak lies;
they conceive mischief,
and bring forth iniquity.

Isa 63:8 For he said, Surely they are my people,
children that will not lie:
so he was their Saviour.

Isa 65:10 And Sharon shall be a fold of flocks,
and the valley of Achor a place for the herds to lie down in,
for my people that have sought me.

Jer 3:25 We lie down in our shame,
and our confusion covereth us:
for we have sinned against the LORD our God,
we and our fathers,
from our youth even unto this day,
and have not obeyed the voice of the LORD our God.

Jer 9:3 And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies:
but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth;
for they proceed from evil to evil,
and they know not me, saith the LORD.

Jer 9:5 And they will deceive every one his neighbour,
and will not speak the truth:
they have taught their tongue to speak lies,
and weary themselves to commit iniquity.

Jer 14:14 Then the LORD said unto me,
The prophets prophesy lies in my name:
I sent them not, neither have I commanded them,
neither spake unto them:
they prophesy unto you a false vision and divination,
and a thing of nought,
and the deceit of their heart.

Jer 16:19 O LORD, my strength,
and my fortress,
and my refuge in the day of affliction,
the Gentiles shall come unto thee
from the ends of the earth,
and shall say, Surely our fathers have inherited lies,
vanity, and things wherein there is no profit.

Jer 20:6 And thou, Pashur,
and all that dwell in thine house shall go into captivity:
and thou shalt come to Babylon,
and there thou shalt die,
and shalt be buried there, thou,
and all thy friends,
to whom thou hast prophesied lies.

Jer 23:14 I have seen also in the prophets of Jerusalem an horrible thing:
they commit adultery, and walk in lies:
they strengthen also the hands of evildoers,
that none doth return from his wickedness:
they are all of them unto me as Sodom,
and the inhabitants thereof as Gomorrah.

Jer 23:25 I have heard what the prophets said,
that prophesy lies in my name, saying,
I have dreamed, I have dreamed.

Jer 23:26 How long shall this be
in the heart of the prophets that prophesy lies? yea,
they are prophets of the deceit of their own heart;

Jer 23:32 Behold, I am against them that prophesy false dreams,
saith the LORD, and do tell them,
and cause my people to err by their lies,
and by their lightness;
yet I sent them not, nor commanded them:
therefore they shall not profit this people at all, saith the LORD.

Jer 27:10 For they prophesy a lie unto you,
to remove you far from your land;
and that I should drive you out,
and ye should perish.

Jer 27:14 Therefore hearken not unto the words of the prophets
that speak unto you, saying,
Ye shall not serve the king of Babylon:
for they prophesy a lie unto you.

Jer 27:15 For I have not sent them, saith the LORD,
yet they prophesy a lie in my name;
that I might drive you out,
and that ye might perish, ye,
and the prophets that prophesy unto you.

Jer 27:16 Also I spake to the priests and to all this people, saying,
Thus saith the LORD;
Hearken not to the words of your prophets
that prophesy unto you, saying,
Behold, the vessels of the LORD’S house
shall now shortly be brought again from Babylon:
for they prophesy a lie unto you.

Jer 28:15 Then said the prophet Jeremiah unto Hananiah the prophet,
Hear now, Hananiah;
The LORD hath not sent thee;
but thou makest this people to trust in a lie.

Jer 29:21 Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel,
of Ahab the son of Kolaiah, and of Zedekiah the son of Maaseiah,
which prophesy a lie unto you in my name; Behold,
I will deliver them into the hand of Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon;
and he shall slay them before your eyes;

Jer 29:31 Send to all them of the captivity, saying,
Thus saith the LORD concerning Shemaiah the Nehelamite;
Because that Shemaiah hath prophesied unto you,
and I sent him not,
and he caused you to trust in a lie:

Jer 33:12 Thus saith the LORD of hosts;
Again in this place, which is desolate
without man and without beast,
and in all the cities thereof,
shall be an habitation of shepherds
causing their flocks to lie down.

Jer 48:30 I know his wrath, saith the LORD;
but it shall not be so;
his lies shall not so effect it.

Lam 2:21 The young and the old lie on the ground in the streets:
my virgins and my young men are fallen by the sword;
thou hast slain them in the day of thine anger;
thou hast killed, and not pitied.

Eze 4:4 Lie thou also upon thy left side,
and lay the iniquity of the house of Israel upon it:
according to the number of the days
that thou shalt lie upon it
thou shalt bear their iniquity.

Eze 4:6 And when thou hast accomplished them,
lie again on thy right side,
and thou shalt bear the iniquity of the house of Judah forty days:
I have appointed thee each day for a year.

Eze 4:9 Take thou also unto thee wheat,
and barley,
and beans,
and lentiles,
and millet,
and fitches,
and put them in one vessel,
and make thee bread thereof,
according to the number of the days
that thou shalt lie upon thy side,
three hundred and ninety days shalt thou eat thereof.

Eze 9:2 And, behold, six men came from the way of the higher gate,
which lieth toward the north,
and every man a slaughter weapon in his hand;
and one man among them was clothed with linen,
with a writer’s inkhorn by his side:
and they went in,
and stood beside the brasen altar.

Eze 13:8 Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD;
Because ye have spoken vanity,
and seen lies, therefore, behold,
I am against you, saith the Lord GOD.

Eze 13:9 And mine hand shall be upon the prophets that see vanity,
and that divine lies:
they shall not be in the assembly of my people,
neither shall they be written
in the writing of the house of Israel,
neither shall they enter into the land of Israel;
and ye shall know that I am the Lord GOD.

Eze 13:19 And will ye pollute me among my people
for handfuls of barley and for pieces of bread,
to slay the souls that should not die,
and to save the souls alive that should not live,
by your lying to my people that hear your lies?

Eze 13:22 Because with lies ye have made the heart of the righteous sad,
whom I have not made sad;
and strengthened the hands of the wicked,
that he should not return from his wicked way,
by promising him life:

Eze 21:29 Whiles they see vanity unto thee,
whiles they divine a lie unto thee,
to bring thee upon the necks of them that are slain,
of the wicked, whose day is come,
when their iniquity shall have an end.

Eze 22:28 And her prophets have daubed them
with untempered morter, seeing vanity,
and divining lies unto them, saying,
Thus saith the Lord GOD, when the LORD hath not spoken.

Eze 24:12 She hath wearied herself with lies,
and her great scum went not forth out of her:
her scum shall be in the fire.

Eze 31:18 To whom art thou thus like in glory
and in greatness among the trees of Eden?
yet shalt thou be brought down with the trees of Eden
unto the nether parts of the earth:
thou shalt lie in the midst of the uncircumcised
with them that be slain by the sword.
This is Pharaoh and all his multitude, saith the Lord GOD.

Eze 32:21 The strong among the mighty shall speak to him
out of the midst of hell with them that help him:
they are gone down,
they lie uncircumcised, slain by the sword.

Eze 32:27 And they shall not lie with the mighty
that are fallen of the uncircumcised,
which are gone down to hell with their weapons of war:
and they have laid their swords under their heads,
but their iniquities shall be upon their bones,
though they were the terror
of the mighty in the land of the living.

Eze 32:28 Yea, thou shalt be broken in the midst of the uncircumcised,
and shalt lie with them that are slain with the sword.

Eze 32:29 There is Edom, her kings, and all her princes,
which with their might are laid by them
that were slain by the sword:
they shall lie with the uncircumcised,
and with them that go down to the pit.

Eze 32:30 There be the princes of the north, all of them,
and all the Zidonians, which are gone down with the slain;
with their terror they are ashamed of their might;
and they lie uncircumcised with them
that be slain by the sword,
and bear their shame with them that go down to the pit.

Eze 34:14 I will feed them in a good pasture,
and upon the high mountains of Israel shall their fold be:
there shall they lie in a good fold,
and in a fat pasture shall they feed
upon the mountains of Israel.

Eze 34:15 I will feed my flock,
and I will cause them to lie down, saith the Lord GOD.

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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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