Proverbs 14:25

25 A truthful witness saves lives, but a false witness is deceitful.

Proverbs 14:25 in Other Translations

KJV
25 A true witness delivereth souls: but a deceitful witness speaketh lies.
ESV
25 A truthful witness saves lives, but one who breathes out lies is deceitful.
NLT
25 A truthful witness saves lives, but a false witness is a traitor.
MSG
25 Souls are saved by truthful witness and betrayed by the spread of lies.
CSB
25 A truthful witness rescues lives, but one who utters lies is deceitful.

Proverbs 14:25 In-Context

23 All hard work brings a profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty.
24 The wealth of the wise is their crown, but the folly of fools yields folly.
25 A truthful witness saves lives, but a false witness is deceitful.
26 Whoever fears the LORD has a secure fortress, and for their children it will be a refuge.
27 The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, turning a person from the snares of death.

Cross References 1

  • 1. S Proverbs 12:17; ver 5
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