22 verses

Gen 42:11

(NIV)
We are all the sons of one man. Your servants are honest men, not spies.’

(ESV)
We are all sons of one man. We are honest men. Your servants have never been spies.”

Gen 42:19

(NIV)
if you are honest men, let one of your brothers stay here in prison, while the rest of you go and take grain back for your starving households.
(ESV)
if you are honest men, let one of your brothers remain confined where you are in custody, and let the rest go and carry grain for the famine of your households,

Gen 42:31

(NIV)
But we said to him, “We are honest men; we are not spies.
(ESV)
But we said to him, ‘We are honest men; we have never been spies.

Gen 42:33

(NIV)
‘Then the man who is lord over the land said to us, “This is how I will know whether you are honest men: leave one of your brothers here with me, and take food for your starving households and go.
(ESV)
Then the man, the lord of the land, said to us, ‘By this I shall know that you are honest men: leave one of your brothers with me, and take grain for the famine of your households, and go your way.

Gen 42:34

(NIV)
But bring your youngest brother to me so I will know that you are not spies but honest men. Then I will give your brother back to you, and you can trade in the land.”’

(ESV)
Bring your youngest brother to me. Then I shall know that you are not spies but honest men, and I will deliver your brother to you, and you shall trade in the land.’”

Exod 23:7

(NIV)
Have nothing to do with a false charge and do not put an innocent or honest person to death, for I will not acquit the guilty.

(ESV)
Keep far from a false charge, and do not kill the innocent and righteous, for I will not acquit the wicked.

Lev 19:36

(NIV)
Use honest scales and honest weights, an honest ephah and an honest hin. I am the  Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt.

(ESV)
You shall have just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin: I am the  Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt.

Deut 25:15

(NIV)
You must have accurate and honest weights and measures, so that you may live long in the land the  Lord your God is giving you.
(ESV)
A full and fair weight you shall have, a full and fair measure you shall have, that your days may be long in the land that the  Lord your God is giving you.

1Sam 29:6

(NIV)
So Achish called David and said to him, ‘As surely as the  Lord lives, you have been reliable, and I would be pleased for you to serve with me in the army. From the day you came to me until today, I have found no fault in you, but the rulers don’t approve of you.
(ESV)
Then Achish called David and said to him, “As the  Lord lives, you have been honest, and to me it seems right that you should march out and in with me in the campaign. For I have found nothing wrong in you from the day of your coming to me to this day. Nevertheless, the lords do not approve of you.

2Kgs 22:7

(NIV)
But they need not account for the money entrusted to them, because they are honest in their dealings.’

(ESV)
But no accounting shall be asked from them for the money that is delivered into their hand, for they deal honestly.”

1Chr 29:17

(NIV)
I know, my God, that you test the heart and are pleased with integrity. All these things I have given willingly and with honest intent. And now I have seen with joy how willingly your people who are here have given to you.
(ESV)
I know, my God, that you test the heart and have pleasure in uprightness. In the uprightness of my heart I have freely offered all these things, and now I have seen your people, who are present here, offering freely and joyously to you.

Job 6:25

(NIV)
How painful are honest words!
But what do your arguments prove?
(ESV)
How forceful are upright words!
But what does reproof from you reprove?

Job 31:6

(NIV)
let God weigh me in honest scales
and he will know that I am blameless –
(ESV)
(Let me be weighed in a just balance,
and let God know my integrity!)

Prov 12:17

(NIV)
An honest witness tells the truth,
but a false witness tells lies.
(ESV)
Whoever speaks the truth gives honest evidence,
but a false witness utters deceit.

Prov 14:5

(NIV)
An honest witness does not deceive,
but a false witness pours out lies.
(ESV)
A faithful witness does not lie,
but a false witness breathes out lies.

Prov 16:11

(NIV)
Honest scales and balances belong to the  Lord;
all the weights in the bag are of his making.
(ESV)
A just balance and scales are the  Lord’s;
all the weights in the bag are his work.

Prov 16:13

(NIV)
Kings take pleasure in honest lips;
they value the one who speaks what is right.
(ESV)
Righteous lips are the delight of a king,
and he loves him who speaks what is right.

Prov 17:26

(NIV)
If imposing a fine on the innocent is not good,
surely to flog honest officials is not right.
(ESV)
To impose a fine on a righteous man is not good,
nor to strike the noble for their uprightness.

Prov 22:21

(NIV)
teaching you to be honest and to speak the truth,
so that you bring back truthful reports
to those you serve?
(ESV)
to make you know what is right and true,
that you may give a true answer to those who sent you?

Prov 24:26

(NIV)
An honest answer
is like a kiss on the lips.
(ESV)
Whoever gives an honest answer
kisses the lips.

Luke 8:15

(NIV)
But the seed on good soil stands for those with a noble and good heart, who hear the word, retain it, and by persevering produce a crop.

(ESV)
As for that in the good soil, they are those who, hearing the word, hold it fast in an honest and good heart, and bear fruit with patience.

Eph 4:28

(NIV)
Anyone who has been stealing must steal no longer, but must work, doing something useful with their own hands, that they may have something to share with those in need.

(ESV)
Let the thief no longer steal, but rather let him labor, doing honest work with his own hands, so that he may have something to share with anyone in need.
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