You could say Perjury is when a corrupt witness scorns justice or just simply tells a lie. The bible says you shall not steal, nor deal falsely, nor lie to one another or pass along a false report to be an unrighteous witness.
Proverbs 19:28 28 A disreputable witness scorns justice, And the mouth of the wicked devours iniquity.
Do not lie
Leviticus 19:11 11 ‘You shall not steal, nor deal falsely, nor lie to one another.
Do not pass along false reports
Exodus 23:1 1 “You shall not circulate a false report. Do not put your hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.
Do not testify falsely
Exodus 20:16 16 “You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
Deuteronomy 5:20 20 ‘You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
Acts 6:11 11 Then they secretly induced men to say, “We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses and God.”
False witness is a traitor
Proverbs 14:25 25 A true witness delivers souls, But a deceitful witness speaks lies.
False witness tells lies
Proverbs 12:17 17 He who speaks truth declares righteousness, But a false witness, deceit.
Peter commits perjury
Mark 14:71-72 71 Then he began to curse and swear, “I do not know this Man of whom you speak!”
72 A second time the rooster crowed. Then Peter called to mind the word that Jesus had said to him, “Before the rooster crows twice, you will deny Me three times.” And when he thought about it, he wept.
Do not testify falsely. Do not make false accusations. A false witness is the same as a traitor. A false witness speaks deceit but he who speaks the truth declares righteousness.
One good thing about truth, the Gospel is God’s Truth, tell it and teach it to others and you will please God and build many rewards in heaven.
God is testing us every day and has given us the right to make our own choices. Do you know which ones are the right choices in Gods mind?
Fear God, love God, honor God, and trust God with all your heart, mind and soul and you will receive and experience the joy of the promises of God’s blessings in His time.
Prayer: Father in heaven, I praise You for Your Son and the Holy Spirit. I praise You for Your grace in sending us Your wisdom about ‘Perjury.”” Please bless those who have read this article for they too are seeking Your righteous truth, love, wisdom and understanding.
May God, Jesus, The Holy Spirit and Christianity be our guiding lights, our safety nets and our inspiration for loving happiness in all of Your kingdom. Father into your hands I commend my spirit. Not my will, but Yours be done. Please come Lord Jesus.
I pray in Jesus sweet name and to His glory through the power of the Holy Spirit,