19 Bible Verses About Exposing Sin and Evil
What Does the Bible Say About Exposing Sin and Evil?
Bible Verses About Exposing Sin and Evil are easy to find. Open your Bible app and search for the word expose. I have done this for you and created a list of verses in the Bible about exposing sin and evil. Find a favorite Bible verse about exposing evil, and write this down. Pray over your verse and seek answers from the Lord. These are helpful verses to know. And as always, make sure you read the surrounding verses so you understand the cultural background of the verse.
In original Hebrew, we see the Proverbs 10:9 word for expose (H3045) is yada and it generally means (cause to let, make) know, (come to give, have, take) knowledge, have (knowledge), (be, make, make to be, make self) known, be learned, lie by man.
Looking in the Greek text for Ephesians 5:11, expose (G1651) in this verse means to confute, admonish:—convict, convince, tell a fault, rebuke, reprove.
Bible Verses About Exposing Sin and Evil
The heavens will expose his guilt; the earth will rise up against him. (Job 20:27 NIV)
People with integrity walk safely, but those who follow crooked paths will be exposed. (Proverbs 10:9 NLT)
Truthful words stand the test of time, but lies are soon exposed. (Proverbs 12:19 NLT)
All who are prudent act with knowledge, but fools expose their folly. (Proverbs 13:16 NIV)
Do not go hastily to court; For what will you do in the end, When your neighbor has put you to shame? Debate your case with your neighbor, And do not disclose the secret to another; Lest he who hears it expose your shame, And your reputation be ruined. (Proverbs 25:8-10 NKJV)
Though their speech is charming, do not believe them, for seven abominations fill their hearts. Their malice may be concealed by deception, but their wickedness will be exposed in the assembly. (Proverbs 26:25-26 NIV)
I expose the false prophets as liars and make fools of fortune-tellers. I cause the wise to give bad advice, thus proving them to be fools. (Isaiah 44:25 NLT)
Bible Verses About Expose
You will be filled with shame instead of glory. Now it is your turn! Drink and let your nakedness be exposed! The cup from the Lord ’s right hand is coming around to you, and disgrace will cover your glory. (Habakkuk 2:16 NIV)
Because Joseph her husband was faithful to the law, and yet did not want to expose her to public disgrace, he had in mind to divorce her quietly. But after he had considered this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, “Joseph son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit. (Matthew 1:19-20 NIV)
For everyone practicing evil hates the light and does not come to the light, lest his deeds should be exposed. (John 3:20 NKJV)
Everyone who does evil hates the light, and will not come into the light for fear that their deeds will be exposed. (John 3:20 NIV)
Therefore judge nothing before the appointed time; wait until the Lord comes. He will bring to light what is hidden in darkness and will expose the motives of the heart. At that time each will receive their praise from God. (1 Corinthians 4:5 NIV)
Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them. (Ephesians 5:11 NIV)
And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather expose them. For it is shameful even to speak of those things which are done by them in secret. (Ephesians 5:11-12 NKJV)
But all things that are exposed are made manifest by the light, for whatever makes manifest is light. (Ephesians 5:13 NKJV)
But everything exposed by the light becomes visible—and everything that is illuminated becomes a light. (Ephesians 5:13 NIV)
For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. Nothing in all creation is hidden from God. Everything is naked and exposed before his eyes, and he is the one to whom we are accountable. (Hebrews 4:12-13 NLT)
Sometimes you were exposed to public ridicule and were beaten, and sometimes you helped others who were suffering the same things. (Hebrews 10:33 NLT)
“Look, I come like a thief! Blessed is the one who stays awake and remains clothed, so as not to go naked and be shamefully exposed.” (Revelation 16:15 NIV)
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Written by Christine Abraham @BibleCafeCoach
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