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INSTANCES OF Falsehood

Zedekiah, in violating his oath of allegiance to Nebuchadnezzer
The wife of the Bahurimite who saved the lives of Hushai's messengers, sent to apprise David of the movements of Absalom's army
The Roman soldiers, who said the disciples stole the body of Jesus
The old prophet of Beth-el who misguided the prophet of Judah
The Gibeonites, ambassadors, in the deception they perpetrated upon Joshua and the elders of Israel in leading them to believe that they came from a distant region, when in fact they lived in the immediate vicinity
The falsehood of friendship to Absalom that David put in the mouth of Hushai
The disobedient son, who promised to work in the vineyard, but did not
The Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, slow bellies
The conspirators against Naboth
The Amalekite who claimed to have killed Saul
Stephen's accusers, who falsely accused him of blaspheming Moses and God
Sisera, who instructed Jael to mislead his pursuers
Saul, in professing to Samuel to have obeyed the commandment to destroy all spoils of the Amalekites, when in fact he had not obeyed
Sanballat in trying to obstruct the rebuilding of Jerusalem
Samaritans, in their efforts to hinder the rebuilding of the temple at Jerusalem
Rebekah and Isaac, in the conspiracy against Esau
Rahab, in denying that the spies were in her house
Princes of Israel, when they went to Jeremiah for a vision from the Lord
Potiphar's wife, in falsely accusing Joseph
Pharaoh, in dealing deceitfully with the Israelites
Peter, in denying Jesus
Paul's traducers, falsely accusing him of treason to Caesar
Michal, in the false statement that David was sick, in order to save him from Saul's violence
Joseph's brothers, in deceiving their father into a belief that Joseph was killed by wild beasts
Joseph, in the deception he carried on with his brothers
Jeroboam's wife, feigning herself to be another woman
Jeremiah's adversaries, in accusing him of joining the Chaldeans
Jehu lied to the worshipers of Baal in order to gain the advantage over them and destroy them
Jacob's sons, in the scheme to destroy the Shechemites by first having them circumcised
Isaac, denying that Rebekah was his wife
In accusing Ahimelech of conspiring with David against himself
Herod the Great, to the wise men, in professing to desire to worship Jesus
Hazael, servant of the king of Syria, lied to the king in misstating the prophet Elisha's message with regard to the king's recovery
Haman, in his conspiracy against the Jews
Gehazi, when he ran after Naaman, and misrepresented that Elisha wanted a talent of silver and two changes of clothes
Ehud, in pretending to carry secret messages to Eglon, king of Moab, while his real objective was to assassinate him
David's other deceits with the Philistines
David lied to Ahimelech, professing to have a mission from the king, in order that he might obtain provisions and armor
David in feigning madness
Cain, in denying knowledge of his brother
Ananias and Sapphira falsely state that they had sold their land for a given sum
Adam and Eve, in attempting to evade responsibility
Abraham, in denying that Sarah was his wife
Aaron, in attempting to shift responsibility for the making of the golden calf
The murder, under false pretense
Hushai
Sarah
Satan
Jewish leaders