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Proverbs 29 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:1 - A man often reproved, hardening the neck, Is suddenly broken, and there is no healing.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:2 - In the multiplying of the righteous the people rejoice, And in the ruling of the wicked the people sigh.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:3 - A man loving wisdom rejoiceth his father, And a friend of harlots destroyeth wealth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:4 - A king by judgment establisheth a land, And one receiving gifts throweth it down.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:5 - A man taking a portion above his neighbour, Spreadeth a net for his own steps.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:6 - In the transgression of the evil is a snare, And the righteous doth sing and rejoice.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:7 - The righteous knoweth the plea of the poor, The wicked understandeth not knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:8 - Men of scorning ensnare a city, And the wise turn back anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:9 - A wise man is judged by the foolish man, And he hath been angry, And he hath laughed, and there is no rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:10 - Men of blood hate the perfect, And the upright seek his soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:11 - A fool bringeth out all his mind, And the wise till afterwards restraineth it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:12 - A ruler who is attending to lying words, All his ministers are wicked.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:13 - The poor and the man of frauds have met together, Jehovah is enlightening the eyes of them both.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:14 - a king that is judging truly the poor, His throne for ever is established.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:15 - A rod and reproof give wisdom, And a youth let away is shaming his mother.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:16 - In the multiplying of the wicked transgression multiplieth, And the righteous on their fall do look.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:17 - Chastise thy son, and he giveth thee comfort, Yea, he giveth delights to thy soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:18 - Without a Vision is a people made naked, And whoso is keeping the law, O his happiness!
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:19 - By words a servant is not instructed though he understand, And there is nothing answering.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:20 - Thou hast seen a man hasty in his words! More hope of a fool than of him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:21 - Whoso is bringing up his servant delicately, from youth, At his latter end also he is continuator.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:22 - An angry man stirreth up contention, And a furious man is multiplying transgression.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:23 - The pride of man humbleth him, And humility of spirit upholdeth honour.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:24 - Whoso is sharing with a thief is hating his own soul, Execration he heareth, and telleth not.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:25 - Fear of man causeth a snare, And the confident in Jehovah is set on high.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:26 - Many are seeking the face of a ruler, And from Jehovah is the judgment of each.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:27 - An abomination to the righteous is the perverse man, And an abomination to the wicked is the upright in the way!

The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. 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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