Is Deception Right?     Proverbs 24

  7 Wisdom is too high for a fool;
       in the assembly at the gate he has nothing to say.

    8 He who plots evil
       will be known as a schemer.

    9 The schemes of folly are sin,
       and men detest a mocker.

    10 If you falter in times of trouble,
       how small is your strength!

    11 Rescue those being led away to death;
       hold back those staggering toward slaughter.

    12 If you say, "But we knew nothing about this,"
       does not he who weighs the heart perceive it?
       Does not he who guards your life know it?
       Will he not repay each person according to what he has done?

    13 Eat honey, my son, for it is good;
       honey from the comb is sweet to your taste.

    14 Know also that wisdom is sweet to your soul;
       if you find it, there is a future hope for you,
       and your hope will not be cut off.

    15 Do not lie in wait like an outlaw against a righteous man's house,
       do not raid his dwelling place;

What is deception?

Deception is the act of convincing another to believe information that is not true, or not the whole truth as in certain types of half-truths.

Deception involves concepts like propaganda, distraction and/or concealment. Fiction, while sometimes manipulative, is not a deception unless it is portrayed as the whole truth.

What was the biggest government hoax? Tasaday Tribe

Where did the Philippine government get the people? surrounding towns




Take out a blank piece of paper.  Write your standard heading in top right corner.

Write the title of the lesson across the top line.

Write down each question (red) listed in both columns in one color and the answers in another color.  Skip lines between questions.

Read each of the verses in Proverbs 24.  How many deal with deception? 

vs 2 their lips talk about making trouble. is this deception?

vs 8 He who plots evil
       will be known as a schemer. is this deception?

vs 9 The schemes of folly are sin, is this deception?

vs 11 Rescue those being led away to death; is this deception?

vs 15 Do not lie in wait like an outlaw against a righteous man's house, is this deception?

vs 17 Do not gloat when your enemy falls; is this deception?

vs 24 Whoever says to the guilty, "You are innocent"— is this deception?

vs 28 Do not testify against your neighbor without cause, is this deception?

Find and write out 5 Bible verses in Proverbs about being honest.

What are some phrases about being deceptive? pulling the wool over someone's eyes, you're pulling my leg, you're a trickster, hoaxter, are you joking, liar,

Watch Hoaxes 8 min video Questions.  Who was the greatest hoaxer of all time? PT Barnam

What was perhaps his greatest hoax?  the Fiji mermaid

What was journalism's most embarrassing moment? the Hitler diaries

In what year did Heidemann publish his report about the diaries? 1983

What price did the guilty pay for their deception? 4 yrs in jail



OBJECTIVES: Students will be able to:

1. Identify the simple man

2. Explain the difference between the Wisdom and Knowledge

3. describe the

4. chart on a map the

5. define the terms

6. Explain the significance of

Knowledge: Recall of data.

Comprehension: Understand the meaning, translation, interpolation, and interpretation of instructions and problems. State a problem in one's own words.

Use a concept in a new situation or unprompted use of an abstraction. Applies what was learned in the classroom into novel situations in the workplace.

Separates material or concepts into component parts so that its organizational structure may be understood. Distinguishes between facts and inferences. 

Builds a structure or pattern from diverse elements. Put parts together to form a whole, with emphasis on creating a new meaning or structure.

Make judgments about the value of ideas or materials.