Psalm 2:1-3
Why do the nations rebel and the peoples plot in vain?
The kings of the earth take their stand and the rulers conspire together against the LORD and His Anointed One:
"Let us tear off their chains and free ourselves from their restraints."
Matthew 2:3
When King Herod heard this, he was deeply disturbed, and all Jerusalem with him.
Matthew 2:4
So he assembled all the chief priests and scribes of the people and asked them where the Messiah would be born.
Matthew 2:16
Then Herod, when he saw that he had been outwitted by the wise men, flew into a rage. He gave orders to massacre all the male children in and around Bethlehem who were two years old and under, in keeping with the time he had learned from the wise men.
Matthew 22:15
Then the Pharisees went and plotted how to trap Him by what He said.
Matthew 22:23
The same day some Sadducees, who say there is no resurrection, came up to Him and questioned Him:
Matthew 22:34
When the Pharisees heard that He had silenced the Sadducees, they came together in the same place.
Matthew 22:35
And one of them, an expert in the law, asked a question to test Him:
Matthew 26:3
Then the chief priests and the elders of the people assembled in the palace of the high priest, who was called Caiaphas,
Matthew 26:4
and they conspired to arrest Jesus in a treacherous way and kill Him.
Matthew 27:1
When daybreak came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people plotted against Jesus to put Him to death.
John 11:47-50
So the chief priests and the Pharisees convened the Sanhedrin and said, "What are we going to do since this man does many signs?
If we let Him continue in this way, everybody will believe in Him! Then the Romans will come and remove both our place and our nation."
One of them, Caiaphas, who was high priest that year, said to them, "You know nothing at all!
You're not considering that it is to your advantage that one man should die for the people rather than the whole nation perish."
Acts 4:16
saying, "What should we do with these men? For an obvious sign, evident to all who live in Jerusalem, has been done through them, and we cannot deny it!
Acts 4:17
But so this does not spread any further among the people, let's threaten them against speaking to anyone in this name again."
Acts 4:25-28
You said through the Holy Spirit, by the mouth of our father David Your servant: Why did the Gentiles rage, and the peoples plot futile things?
The kings of the earth took their stand, and the rulers assembled together against the Lord and against His Messiah.
"For, in fact, in this city both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel, assembled together against Your holy Servant Jesus, whom You anointed,
to do whatever Your hand and Your plan had predestined to take place.
Psalm 52:3
You love evil instead of good, lying instead of speaking truthfully. Selah
Psalm 119:163
I hate and abhor falsehood, [but] I love Your instruction.
Proverbs 6:17
arrogant eyes, a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood,
Proverbs 13:5
The righteous hate lying, but the wicked act disgustingly and disgracefully.
Hosea 7:3
They please the king with their evil, the princes with their lies.
John 8:44
You are of your father the Devil, and you want to carry out your father's desires. He was a murderer from the beginning and has not stood in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he tells a lie, he speaks from his own nature, because he is a liar and the father of liars.
Romans 1:32
Although they know full well God's just sentence-- that those who practice such things deserve to die-- they not only do them, but even applaud others who practice them.
Revelation 22:15
Outside are the dogs, the sorcerers, the sexually immoral, the murderers, the idolaters, and everyone who loves and practices lying.
Psalm 28:3
Do not drag me away with the wicked, with the evildoers, who speak in friendly ways with their neighbors, while malice is in their hearts.
Psalm 55:21
His buttery words are smooth, but war is in his heart. His words are softer than oil, but they are drawn swords.
Luke 20:20
They watched closely and sent spies who pretended to be righteous, so they could catch Him in what He said, to hand Him over to the governor's rule and authority.
Psalm 5:9
For there is nothing reliable in what they say; destruction is within them; their throat is an open grave; they flatter with their tongues.
Psalm 51:6
Surely You desire integrity in the inner self, and You teach me wisdom deep within.
Luke 11:39
But the Lord said to him: "Now you Pharisees clean the outside of the cup and dish, but inside you are full of greed and evil.
Romans 7:22
For in my inner self I joyfully agree with God's law.