King James Bible
Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.
New Living Translation Bible
You must not testify falsely against your neighbor.
English Standard Bible
You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
- ‘False witness’ shall not be construed to include any of the following:
- Lies of commission
- Lies of omission
- Advertising or marketing
- Election campaigning
- False promises
- Dating site profiles
- Misreporting of tax liability
- Any statement made in order to pursue one’s mission from God