20 Bible Verses About Betrayal
Today we will be dealing with 20 Bible verses about Betrayal.
According to Mariam Webster Dictionary, it defined Betrayal as the act of betraying someone or something or the fact of being betrayed : violation of a person’s trust or confidence.
14 Then Judas Iscariot, one of the twelve disciples, went to the leading priests 15 and asked, “How much will you pay me to betray Jesus to you?” And they gave him thirty pieces of silver. 16 From that time on, Judas began looking for an opportunity to betray Jesus. In what way have you been trying to betray your friend at work or what do you want to accept in exchange of Jesus?
Betrayal starts from as small as taking what the world gives in higher priority to what the kingdom of God gives. Little pleasure, little folding of the arms, little “it doesn’t matter” are the ways Jesus is betrayed by man. Be careful, watchful and prayerful. Pray that ;Father, Help me by your mercies not to betray your love, not to betray your sacrifices, and your loving kindness for the ephemeral things that the world would offer me.
May your love not get to the point of being unreal to me that I should betray you. Amen. 20 Bible verses about Betrayal have been collected in today’s topic.
1. Luke 22:3-6
Then Satan entered into Judas called Iscariot, who was of the number of the twelve. He went away and conferred with the chief priests and officers how he might betray him to them. And they were glad, and agreed to give him money. So he consented and sought an opportunity to betray him to them in the absence of a crowd.
2. Micah 7:5-7
Put no trust in a neighbor; have no confidence in a friend; guard the doors of your mouth from her who lies in your arms; for the son treats the father with contempt, the daughter rises up against her mother, the daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; a man’s enemies are the men of his own house. But as for me, I will look to the Lord; I will wait for the God of my salvation; my God will hear me.
3. Mark 14:11
And when they heard it, they were glad and promised to give him money. And he sought an opportunity to betray him.
4. Romans 1:29
They were filled with all manner of unrighteousness, evil, covetousness, malice. They are full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, maliciousness. They are gossips.
5. Matthew 26:14-16
Then one of the twelve, whose name was Judas Iscariot, went to the chief priests and said, “What will you give me if I deliver him over to you?” And they paid him thirty pieces of silver. And from that moment he sought an opportunity to betray him.
6. Matthew 26:45-50
Then he came to the disciples and said to them, “Sleep and take your rest later on. See, the hour is at hand, and the Son of Man is betrayed into the hands of sinners. Rise, let us be going; see, my betrayer is at hand.” While he was still speaking, Judas came, one of the twelve, and with him a great crowd with swords and clubs, from the chief priests and the elders of the people. Now the betrayer had given them a sign, saying, “The one I will kiss is the man; seize him.” And he came up to Jesus at once and said, “Greetings, Rabbi!” And he kissed him.
7. Romans 3:13
Their throat is an open grave; they use their tongues to deceive.” “The venom of asps is under their lips.
8. Mark 14:10
Then Judas Iscariot, who was one of the twelve, went to the chief priests in order to betray him to them.
9. Psalm 101:6-8
I will look with favor on the faithful in the land, that they may dwell with me; he who walks in the way that is blameless shall minister to me. No one who practices deceit shall dwell in my house; no one who utters lies shall continue before my eyes. Morning by morning I will destroy all the wicked in the land, cutting off all the evildoers from the city of the Lord.
10. Genesis 4:8
Cain spoke to Abel his brother. And when they were in the field, Cain rose up against his brother Abel and killed him.
11. 2 Samuel 3:27
And when Abner returned to Hebron, Joab took him aside into the midst of the gate to speak with him privately, and there he struck him in the stomach, so that he died, for the blood of Asahel his brother.
12. Luke 22:22
For the Son of Man goes as it has been determined, but woe to that man by whom he is betrayed.
13. Matthew 26:24
The Son of Man goes as it is written of him, but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would have been better for that man if he had not been born.
14. Matthew 27:3-5
Then when Judas, his betrayer, saw that Jesus was condemned, he changed his mind and brought back the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and the elders, saying, “I have sinned by betraying innocent blood.” They said, “What is that to us? See to it yourself.” And throwing down the pieces of silver into the temple, he departed, and he went and hanged himself.
15. Jeremiah 20:10
For I hear many whispering. Terror is on every side! “Denounce him! Let us denounce him!” say all my close friends, watching for my fall. “Perhaps he will be deceived; then we can overcome him and take our revenge on him.
16. Mark 14:10-11
Then Judas Iscariot, who was one of the twelve, went to the chief priests in order to betray him to them. And when they heard it, they were glad and promised to give him money. And he sought an opportunity to betray him.
17. Matthew 26:25
Judas, who would betray him, answered, “Is it I, Rabbi?” He said to him, “You have said so.
18. Matthew 24:10
And then many will fall away and betray one another and hate one another.
19. Judges 16:15
And she said to him, “How can you say, ‘I love you,’ when your heart is not with me? You have mocked me these three times, and you have not told me where your great strength lies.
20. John 13:21
After saying these things, Jesus was troubled in his spirit, and testified, “Truly, truly, I say to you, one of you will betray me.