Proverb 22

Pro 22:1 A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches; rather than silver or gold, favor is better.
Pro 22:2 The rich and poor meet together, Jehovah is the Maker of all of them.
Pro 22:3 A sensible one sees the evil and hides himself, but the simple go on and are punished.
Pro 22:4 The reward of humility is the fear of Jehovah, riches, and honor, and life.
Pro 22:5 Thorns and snares are in the way of the perverse, he who keeps his soul shall be far from them.
Pro 22:6 Train up a boy on the opening of his way, even when he is old, he will not turn aside from it.
Pro 22:7 The rich rules over the poor, and the borrower is servant to a man who lends.
Pro 22:8 He who sows injustice will reap evil, and the rod of his wrath shall fail.
Pro 22:9 He who has a good eye, he is blessed, for he gives of his bread to the poor.
Pro 22:10 Throw the scorner out and strife shall go out; yea, quarrels and shame shall cease.
Pro 22:11 He who loves pureness of heart, grace is on his lips; the king shall be his friend.
Pro 22:12 The eyes of Jehovah keep knowledge, and He overthrows the words of the treacherous.
Pro 22:13 The lazy one says, A lion is outside! I will be killed in the streets!
Pro 22:14 The mouth of alien women is a deep pit; those despised by Jehovah shall fall there.
Pro 22:15 Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a boy, the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.
Pro 22:16 One oppresses the poor to multiply for himself, another gives to the rich, only to come to poverty.
Pro 22:17 Stretch your ear and hear the words of the wise, and set your heart to my knowledge,
Pro 22:18 for they are pleasant when you keep them within you; they shall all be fixed together on your lips,
Pro 22:19 so that your trust may be in Jehovah. I caused you to know today, even you.
Pro 22:20 Have I not written to you yesterday and the day before with counsels and knowledge,
Pro 22:21 to cause you to know the certainty of the words of truth, to return the words of truth to those who send to you?
Pro 22:22 Rob not the poor because he is poor, and oppress not the afflicted in the gate.
Pro 22:23 For Jehovah will contend for their cause, and will plunder the soul of their plunderers.
Pro 22:24 Do not feed a possessor of anger, and do not go in with a man of fury,
Pro 22:25 lest you learn his ways and take a snare for your soul.
Pro 22:26 Do not be one of those who strike the hand, those who are sureties for loans.
Pro 22:27 If you have nothing to repay, why should he take away your bed from under you?
Pro 22:28 Do not move the old landmark which your fathers have set.
Pro 22:29 Do you see a man who is prompt in his work? He shall stand before kings, he shall not stand before obscure men.

On this day...

(Visited 3 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Comment

%d bloggers like this: