There is no doubt that a lying tongue is detestable– those who suppress Truth for their own advantage can cause irreversible damage. There is Scripture that states liars are an abomination, deserving of a fiery grave. One might think this punishment sounds a bit harsh– as many will argue, “what’s the big deal in a harmless white lie?” Is even this kind of lie the same magnitude– deserving the same punishment as one that affects, for instance, the global political spectrum?
Lying lips are an abomination to the LORD, But those who deal faithfully are His delight. – Proverbs 12:22
But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death. – Revelation 21:8 Continue reading “Father Of Lies”