King James Version
Lying lips are abomination to the LORD: but they that deal truly are his delight.
Darby Bible Translation
Lying lips are an abomination to Jehovah; but they that deal truly are his delight.
World English Bible
Lying lips are an abomination to Yahweh, but those who do the truth are his delight.
Young's Literal Translation
An abomination to Jehovah are lying lips, And stedfast doers are his delight.
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
Lying lips are abomination to the LORD: but they that deal truly are his delight.Proverbs 12:22 Parallel Commentaries
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He said unto him, I am a prophet also as thou art; and an angel spake unto me by the word of the LORD, saying, Bring him back with thee into thine house, that he may eat bread and drink water. But he lied unto him.
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A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood,
Excellent speech becometh not a fool: much less do lying lips a prince.
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