“Yet someone you meet online may not be who they say they are.
The popularity of online dating is being driven by several things but a major factor is time.
But, thus far, none of your efforts to find someone like that have worked out.
We had not even known each other a month and had not yet met in person.”—someone you can get to know, someone you might want to marry.
For example, note the kind of dishonesty described in this Bible verse: “I have not sat with men of untruth; and with those who hide what they are I do not come in.” (Psalm 26:4) What is meant by “those who hide what they are”?
Some Bible translations here read “hypocrites.” As one reference work notes, this expression can be applied to “those who hide their purposes or designs from others, or who conceal their real character and intentions.” How is such dishonesty practiced on the Internet?