Ananias

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a habitual liar (after a New Testament character who was struck dead for lying)

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Simon's love of money and that of Ananias and Sapphira was soon found out but their type of greed persists today.
He weaves Old and New Testament contexts together in the Book of Acts as he applies the scriptures to the 21st century, comparing for example, Ananias and Sapphira with Achan.
On that note, I might ask how my worthy adversary justifies the (ahem) hit job on poor Ananias and Sapphira (Acts 5:1-11).
These types of people should learn lessons from Ananias and Sapphira, Acts 5: 1-10.
Related in the Acts of the Apostles are the tragic events surrounding the married couple Ananias and Sapphira (Acts 5:1-11).