Proverbs 12:17; Proverbs 12:19–20; Proverbs 12:22

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Proverbs 12:17

17  aWhoever speaks1 the truth gives honest evidence,

but ba false witness utters deceit.

Proverbs 12:19–20

19  Truthful lips endure forever,

but ea lying tongue is but for a moment.

20  Deceit is in the heart of fthose who devise evil,

but those who plan peace have joy.

Proverbs 12:22

22  hLying lips are ian abomination to the Lord,

jbut those who act faithfully are his delight.