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In this list, I am especially interested in including references to false teachers and false teaching.

Matthew 7:15ff  –  false prophets…ravenous wolves

Matthew 24:11  –  false prophets

Matthew 24:24  –  false Christs and false prophets

Mark 10:19  –  false witness

Mark 14:56  –  false testimony
Mark 14:57  –  false testimony

Mark 13:22  –  false Christs and false prophets

Luke 6:26  –  false prophets

Acts 6:13  –  false witnesss

Acts 8:9ff

Acts 13:6  –  false prophet

Acts 15:1, 24

Acts 20:29-30  –  savage wolves

Romans 16:17-18  –  those who cause dissensions and hindrances contrary to the teaching which you learned

1 Corinthians 15:15  –  false witnesses of God

2 Corinthians 6:8  –  regarded as deceivers and yet true

2 Corinthians 11:4    another Jesus whom we have not preached…a different spirit which you have not received…a different gospel which you have not accepted

2 Corinthians 11:13  –  false apostles, deceitful workers, disguising themselves as apostles of Christ
2 Corinthians 11:14  –  even Satan disguises himself as an angel of light
2 Corinthians 11:15  –  his servants also disguise themselves as servants of righteousness

2 Corinthians 11:23  –  Are they servants of Christ?

2 Corinthians 11:26  –  false brethren

Galatians 1:1-6:18  –  (This letter of Paul’s consists entirely of a polemic against false teachers and their teaching among the churches in Galatia.)

Galatians 1:6  –  a different gospel
Galatians 1:7  –  want to distort the gospel of Christ
Galatians 1:8  –  a gospel contrary to that which we have preached to you
Galatians 1:9  –  a gospel contrary to that which you received

Galatians 2:4  –  false brethren
Galatians 2:5  –  But we did not yield in subjection to them for even an hour, so that the truth of the gospel would remain with you.

Ephesians 4:25  –  falsehood

Philippians 3:2ff  –  dogs…false workers…false circumcision

1 Thessalonians 2:3  –  error or impurity or by way of deceit

1 Thessalonians 2:5, 6  –  never came with flattering speech…nor with a pretext for greed…nor did we seek glory from men

2 Thessalonians 2:9, 10, 11, 12 – false wonders…deception of wickedness…did not receive the love of the truth…a deluding influence…what is false

1 Timothy 1:3-20

1 Timothy 4:1-8

1 Timothy 6:3-5

1 Timothy 6:20-21  –  what is falsely called knowledge

2 Timothy 2:16-18  –  men who have gone astray from the truth

2 Timothy 3:1-9

2 Timothy 4:3-4

Titus 1:9-16  –  those who contradict…rebellious men, empty talkers, deceivers…men who turn away from the truth

Titus 3:9-11

2 Peter 2:1ff  –  false teachers…false words

2 Peter 3:17-18

1 John 4:1  –  false prophets

Revelation 2:2  –  those who call themselves apostles, and they are not, and you found them to be false

Revelation 2:9  –  those who say they are Jew and are not

Revelation 2:20-24  –  Jezebel…teaches and leads my bond-servants astray

Revelation 3:9  –  who say they are Jews and are not

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Isaiah 9:15, 16  –  “…the prophet who teaches falsehood…”

Jeremiah 14:14, 15  –  “…’The prophets are prophesying falsehood in My name…they are prophesying to you a false vision, divination, futility and the deception of their own minds…”