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used in various senses in Scripture

In Prov. 12:17, 19, it denotes that which is opposed to falsehood.

In Isa. 59:14-15, Jer. 7:28, it means fidelity or truthfulness.

The doctrine of Christ is called “the truth of the gospel” (Gal. 2:5), “the truth” (2 Tim. 3:7; 4:4). Our Lord says of himself, “I am the way, and the truth” (John 14:6).