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Bible Verses on Murder

We all know that the Bible tells us that murder is a serious sin. God commands us not to murder... but why? These verses are what the Bible says about murder. Killing one of your fellow human beings is a terrible thing. We should love one another and protect each other. These Bible verses about murder should help you better understand that.

    Exodus 20:13 You shall not kill.
    Leviticus 24:17 And he that kills any man shall surely be put to death.
    John 3:12 If I have told you earthly things, and you believe not, how shall you believe, if I tell you of heavenly things?
    John 14:15 If you love me, keep my commandments.
    Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.
    Romans 12:19 Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place to wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, said the Lord.
    Romans 13:4 For he is the minister of God to you for good. But if you do that which is evil, be afraid; for he bears not the sword in vain: for he is the minister of God, a revenger to execute wrath on him that does evil.
    Revelation 21:8 But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and fornicators, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burns with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.