"The LORD your God is in your midst, he is mighty to save He will exult over you with joy, He will be quiet in His love, He will rejoice over you with shouts of joy.
Woe to her who is rebellious and defiled, The tyrannical city!
"Just as we obeyed Moses in all things, so we will obey you; only may the LORD your God be with you as He was with Moses.
1 Samuel 12:14-15
(14) "If you will fear the LORD and serve Him, and listen to His voice and not rebel against the command of the LORD, then both you and also the king who reigns over you will follow the LORD your God. (15) "If you will not listen to the voice of the LORD, but rebel against the command of the LORD, then the hand of the LORD will be against you, as it was against your fathers.
(10) There were those who dwelt in darkness and in the shadow of death, Prisoners in misery and chains, (11) Because they had rebelled against the words of God And spurned the counsel of the Most High.
"The remnant of Israel will do no wrong And tell no lies, Nor will a deceitful tongue Be found in their mouths; For they will feed and lie down With no one to make them tremble."
We see that to "lie" as mentioned in Zephaniah 3:13 is to be deceitful and, in most cases, deceitful in opposition to His Truth and can be confirmed by looking at the following verses:
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