8. Articles and opinions on happiness, fear and other aspects of human psychology. A truthful witness saves lives, but one who breathes out lies is deceitful. But as his anointing teaches you about everything, and is true, and is no lie—just as it has taught you, abide in him. A false witness will not go unpunished, and he who breathes out lies will not escape. There are six things that the Lord hates, seven that are an abomination to him: haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that devises wicked plans, feet that make haste to run to evil, a false witness who breathes out lies, and one who sows discord among brothers. A man who bears false witness against his neighbor is like a war club, or a sword, or a sharp arrow. That’s the culture.”, “Photography is a powerful medium of persuasion and propaganda. The content in this publication is presented for informative purposes only. Learning to deal with it does not go without its consequences. Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. The one who conceals hatred has lying lips, and whoever utters slander is a fool. Maybe it bothers them to see how happy you are when you eat ice cream, or maybe they think you’re wasting too much money on food. Q But Peter said, “Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and to keep back for yourself part of the proceeds of the land? Let the lying lips be mute, which speak insolently against the righteous in pride and contempt. 5. The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately sick; who can understand it? For “Whoever desires to love life and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit; Was not Abraham our father justified by works when he offered up his son Isaac on the altar? A good friend or adviser won’t tell you what to do, but they’ll help you figure it out, because everyone is different and an answer that’s valid for one person might not be valid for someone else. Not that there is another one, but there are some who trouble you and want to distort the gospel of Christ. N You have not lied to men but to God.” When Ananias heard these words, he fell down and breathed his last. ‣ People use power, media, and interpersonal relationships to manipulate others. No one who practices deceit shall dwell in my house; no one who utters lies shall continue before my eyes. Let God be true though every one were a liar, as it is written, “That you may be justified in your words, and prevail when you are judged.”. They use flowery and fluid language and always have a surprising and witty argument at hand, even though it’s based on lies. ‣ ‣ It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth.