Bible Verses About Murder

Murder.
    Forbidden by Mosaic law  Ex 20:13; De 5:17
    Why forbidden by God  Ge 9:6
    The law made to restrain  1Ti 1:9
    Described as killing
      With premeditation.  Ex 21:14
      From hatred.  Nu 35:20,21; De 19:11
      By lying in wait.  Nu 35:20; De 19:11
      By an instrument of iron.  Nu 35:16
      By the blow of a stone.  Nu 35:17
      By a hand weapon of wood.  Nu 35:18
    Killing a thief in the day, counted as  Ex 22:3
    Early introduction of  Ge 4:8
    Represented as a sin crying to heaven  Ge 4:10; Heb 12:24; Re 6:10
    The Jews often guilty of  Isa 1:21
    Persons guilty of
      Fearful and cowardly.  Ge 4:14
      Wanderers and vagabonds.  Ge 4:14
      Flee from God's presence.  Ge 4:16
      Not protected in refuge cities.  De 19:11,12
      Had no protection from altars.  Ex 21:14
      Not to be pitied or spared.  De 19:13
    Often committed by night  Ne 6:10; Job 24:14
    Imputed to the nearest city when the murderer was unknown  De 21:1-3
    Mode of clearing those suspected of  De 21:3-9; Mt 27:24
    To be proved by two witnesses at least  Nu 35:30; De 19:11,15
    Punishment for
      The curse of God.  Ge 4:11
      Death.  Ge 9:5,6; Ex 21:12; Nu 35:16
      Not to be commuted.  Nu 35:32
      Inflicted by the nearest of kin.  Nu 35:19,21
      Forbidden.  Ge 9:6; Ex 20:13; De 5:17; Ro 13:9
    Explained by Christ  Mt 5:21,22
    Hatred is  1Jo 3:15
    Is a work for the flesh  Ga 5:21
    Comes from the heart  Mt 15:19
    Defiles the
      Hands.  Isa 59:3
      Person and garments.  La 4:13,14
      Land.  Nu 35:33; Ps 106:38
    Not concealed from God  Isa 26:21; Jer 2:34
    Cries for vengeance  Ge 4:10
    God
      Abominates.  Pr 6:16,17
      Makes inquisition for.  Ps 9:12
      Will avenge.  De 32:43; 1Ki 21:19; Ho 1:4
      Requires blood for.  Ge 9:5; Nu 35:33; 1Ki 2:32
      Rejects the prayers of those guilty of.  Isa 1:15; 59:2,3
      Curses those guilty of.  Ge 4:11
    The law made to restrain  1Ti 1:9
    Saints
      Specially warned against.  1Pe 4:15
      Deprecate the guilt of.  Ps 51:14
      Should warn others against.  Ge 37:22; Jer 26:15
    Connected with idolatry  Eze 22:3,4; 2Ki 3:27
    The wicked
      Filled with.  Ro 1:29
      Devise.  Ge 27:41; 37:18
      Intent on.  Jer 22:17
      Lie in wait to commit.  Ps 10:8-10
      Swift to commit.  Pr 1:16; Ro 3:15
      Perpetrate.  Job 24:14; Eze 22:3
      Have hands full of.  Isa 1:15
      Encourage others to commit.  1Ki 21:8-10; Pr 1:11
    Characteristic of the devil  Joh 8:44
    Punishment of  Ge 4:12-15; 9:6; Nu 35:30; 2Ki 9:36,37; Jer 19:4-9
    Punishment of, not commuted under the Law  Nu 35:31
    Of saints, specially avenged  De 32:43; Mt 23:35; Re 18:20,24
    Excludes from heaven  Ga 5:21; Re 22:15
    Exemplified
      Cain.  Ge 4:8
      Esau.  Ge 27:41
      Joseph's brethren.  Ge 37:20
      Pharaoh.  Ex 1:22
      Abimelech.  Jdj 9:5
      Men of Shechem.  Jdj 9:24
      Amalekite.  2Sa 1:16
      Rechab.  2Sa 4:5-7
      David.  2Sa 12:9
      Absalom.  2Sa 13:29
      Joab.  1Ki 2:31,32
      Baasha.  1Ki 15:27
      Zimri.  1Ki 16:10
      Jezebel.  1Ki 21:10
      Elders of Jezreel.  1Ki 21:13
      Ahab.  1Ki 21:19
      Hazael.  2Ki 8:12,15
      Adrammelech, &c.  2Ki 19:37
      Manasseh.  2Ki 21:16
      Ishmael.  Jer 41:7
      Princes of Israel.  Eze 11:6
      People of Gilead.  Ho 6:8
      The Herods.  Mt 2:16; 14:10; Ac 12:2
      Herodias and her daughter.  Mt 14:8-11
      Chief priests.  Mt 27:1
      Judas.  Mt 27:4
      Barabbas.  Mr 15:7
    Jews  Ac 7:52; 1Th 2:15