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Proverbs 29 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:1 - He who is often rebuked and stiffens his neck Will be destroyed suddenly, with no remedy.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:2 - When the righteous thrive, the people rejoice; But when the wicked rule, the people groan.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:3 - Whoever loves wisdom brings joy to his father; But a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:4 - The king by justice makes the land stable, But he who takes bribes tears it down.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:5 - A man who flatters his neighbor, Spreads a net for his feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:6 - An evil man is snared by his sin, But the righteous can sing and be glad.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:7 - The righteous care about justice for the poor. The wicked aren't concerned about knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:8 - Mockers stir up a city, But wise men turn away anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:9 - If a wise man goes to court with a foolish man, The fool rages or scoffs, and there is no shalom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:10 - The bloodthirsty hate a man of integrity; And they seek the life of the upright.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:11 - A fool vents all of his anger, But a wise man brings himself under control.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:12 - If a ruler listens to lies, All of his officials are wicked.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:13 - The poor man and the oppressor have this in common: The LORD gives sight to the eyes of both.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:14 - The king who fairly judges the poor, His throne shall be established forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:15 - The rod of correction gives wisdom, But a child left to himself causes shame to his mother.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:16 - When the wicked increase, sin increases; But the righteous will see their downfall.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:17 - Correct your son, and he will give you shalom; Yes, he will bring delight to your soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:18 - Where there is no revelation, the people cast off restraint; But one who keeps the law is blessed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:19 - A servant can't be corrected by words. Though he understands, yet he will not respond.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:20 - Do you see a man who is hasty in his words? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:21 - He who pampers his servant from youth Will have him become a son in the end.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:22 - An angry man stirs up strife, And a wrathful man abounds in sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:23 - A man's pride brings him low, But one of lowly spirit gains honor.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:24 - Whoever is an accomplice of a thief is an enemy of his own soul. He takes an oath, but dares not testify.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:25 - The fear of man proves to be a snare, But whoever puts his trust in the LORD is kept safe.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:26 - Many seek the ruler's favor, But a man's justice comes from the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:27 - A dishonest man detests the righteous, And the upright in their ways detest the wicked.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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