Proverbs 18:21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof. 27 The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination: how much more, when he bringeth it with a wicked mind? Those that have wisdom, often do great things, even against those confident of their strength. Verse 1 Note, 1. #25,26|. Proverbs 21:20. 20There is treasure to be desired and oil in the dwelling of the wise; but a foolish man spendeth it up. 30 There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the LORD. 10 The soul of the wicked desireth evil: his neighbour findeth no favour in his eyes. Proverbs 21:21 Context. 16 The man that wandereth out of the way of understanding shall remain in the congregation of the dead. 22 A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, and casteth down the strength of the confidence thereof. 24 Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath. 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice. Proverbs 21 ; PROV 21:1 The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. Proverbs 21 King James Version 1 The king' heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. Many deceive themselves with a conceit that outward devotions will excuse unrighteousness. Even so, behind the scenes, God is ruling and over-ruling from heaven above, fulfilling His eternal purpose, not only in spite of, but also by means of, His enemies. He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour. 4 Labour not to be rich: cease from thine own wisdom. #30,31|. 23 The fear of the LORD tendeth to life: and he that hath it shall abide satisfied; he shall not be visited with evil. For by prudence and patience, with constant prayer, the cross may be removed. 31 The horse is prepared against the day of battle: but safety is of the LORD. Proverbs 21:21 love righteousness life. Proverbs 21:23 Context. 31 The horse is prepared against the day of battle: but safety is of the Lord. 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. Proverbs 18:21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof. - The immutability of the counsel of God is contrasted with the shifting, fluctuating purposes of man (comp. 7 The robbery of the wicked shall destroy them; because they refuse to do judgment. He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour. 20 There is treasure to be desired and oil in the dwelling of the wise; but a foolish man spendeth it up. 27 The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination: how much more, when he bringeth it with a wicked mind? 30) is dominated by numerical proverbs (30:15,18,21,24,29; see note on 6:16). The third ( 31:10-31 ), effectively an eqilogue to the whole, is an impressive acrostic poem honoring the … 4 f Wealth brings many new friends, 23 Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles. The King's Heart is in the Lord's Hand (Psalm 21:1-13) NIV: ESV: NASB: KJV: HCSB: 1 In the LORD's hand the king's heart is a stream of water that he channels toward all who please him. The plenty obtained by prudence, industry, and frugality, is desirable. #6|. In our spiritual warfare we must arm ourselves with the whole armour of God; but our strength must be in the Lord, and in the power of his might.Commentary by Matthew Henry, 1710. #14|. #16|. 9 It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman in a wide house. 22 A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, and casteth down the strength of the confidence thereof. Aben Ezra connects this verse with the preceding, as though it gave the reason for the advice contained therein. Proverbs 21 The Proverbs of Solomon. Proverbs 23 King James Version (KJV) 23 When thou sittest to eat with a ruler, consider diligently what is before thee: 2 And put a knife to thy throat, if thou be a man given to appetite. Proverbs 21:1. Read chapter Proverbs 21 online. John Trapp Complete Commentary. The Living Bible paraphrases Proverbs 21:1 as, "Just as water is turned into irrigation ditches, so the Lord directs the king's thoughts. 12 The righteous man wisely considereth the house of the wicked: but God overthroweth the wicked for their wickedness. Proverbs 19-21 King James Version (KJV). 13 Whoso stoppeth his ears at the cry of the poor, he also shall cry himself, but shall not be heard. 15 It is joy to the just to do judgment: but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity. He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour. 29 A wicked man hardeneth his face: but as for the upright, he directeth his way. 22 A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, and casteth down the strength of the confidence thereof. To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. This helps us to understand God's sovereignty and history as well. The righteous is often delivered out of trouble, and the wicked comes in his stead, and so seems as a ransom for him. Proverbs 16:1, 9; Numbers 23:19; Malachi 3:6). 18 The wicked shall be a ransom for the righteous, and the transgressor for the upright. 5 The thoughts of the diligent tend only to plenteousness; but of every one that is hasty only to want. : Pro 21:4 : An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin. Proverbs 20:21 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Proverbs 20:21, NIV: "An inheritance claimed too soon will not be blessed at the end." 21 1 The king's heart is in the hand of the Lord, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. Proverbs 21:21 KJV - He that followeth after righteousness - Bible Gateway. 11 When the scorner is punished, the simple is made wise: and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge. Home. 25 The desire of the slothful killeth him; for his hands refuse to labour. 4 An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin. 21 The king's heart is in the hand of the Lord, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. 19 It is better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and an angry woman. 22 The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar. 2 The rich and poor meet together: the LORD is the maker of them all. #8|. | King James Version (KJV) | Download The Bible App Now. 29 A wicked man hardeneth his face: but as for the upright, he directeth his way. Proverbs 21. is a vanity tossed to and fro of them that seek death. 2 Desire 1 without knowledge is not good, and whoever c makes haste with his feet misses his way. 21He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour. Read verse in King James Version Read chapter Proverbs 21 online. Proverbs 19:21. 21 The king's heart is in the hand of the Lord, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. PROV 21:3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. Read verse in King James Version #11|. The kings heart is in the hand of the Lord, as the riuers of water: hee turneth it whithersoeuer he will. Even the hearts of men are in God’s hand, and not only their goings, as he had said, ch. 26 He coveteth greedily all the day long: but the righteous giveth and spareth not. "The king's heart [is] in the hand of the LORD, [as] the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he … 21 He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour. 20Ashe that taketh away a garment in cold weather, and asvinegar upon nitre, so ishe that singeth songs to an heavy heart. We are partial in judging ourselves and our actions. 3 A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished. 22 A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, and casteth down the strength of the confidence thereof. 21. #28|. It is best to shun bitter contention by pouring out the heart before God. #18|. The king's heart [is] in the hand of the LORD, [as] the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. 3 The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the Lord. 19 Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the Lord pondereth the hearts. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the Lord pondereth the hearts. The second ( 31:1-9 ) is devoted exclusively to instruction for kings. 8 The way of man is froward and strange: but as for the pure, his work is right. But the foolish misspend what they have upon their lusts. ... Proverbs 21:7 KJV Proverbs 21:7 Bible Apps Proverbs 21:7 Biblia Paralela Proverbs 21… The way of mankind by nature is froward and strange. Proverbs 21 New American Standard Bible (NASB) On Life and Conduct 21 The king’s heart is like channels of water in the hand of the Lord; He turns it wherever He pleases. #13|. 2 … 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice. He turns them wherever He wants to." ... Proverbs 21:2 KJV Proverbs 21:2 Bible Apps Proverbs 21:2 Biblia Paralela Proverbs 21:2 Chinese Bible Proverbs Chapter 21 (KJV) Proverbs 21 King James Version (KJV) 1 The king's heart is in the hand of the Lord, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. #20|. 17 He that loveth pleasure shall be a poor man: he that loveth wine and oil shall not be rich. 14 A gift in secret pacifieth anger: and a reward in the bosom strong wrath. 21 He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour. 11 When the scorner is punished, the simple is made wise: and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge. While men seek wealth by unlawful practices, they seek death. 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice. 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice. Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts. Proverbs 21 KJV - The king's heart is in the hand of - Bible Gateway. Yet there is hope even for them in the all-sufficient Saviour; but let them flee to him without delay. Good men envy not the prosperity of evil-doers; they see there is a curse on them. #19|. #27|. 4 An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin. This Scourby Bible Reading Video is being aired with permission of the copyright owner LITCHFIELD ASSOCIATES, all rights are reserved. Proverbs 18:21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof. The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. Proverbs 21:2-3. Here is the misery of the slothful; their hands refuse to labour in an honest calling, by which they might get an honest livelihood; yet their hearts cease not to covet riches, pleasures, and honours, which cannot be obtained without labour. 14 A gift in secret pacifieth anger: and a reward in the bosom strong wrath. Proverbs 21 :: King James Version (KJV) The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. But the righteous and industrious have their desires satisfied. 13 Whoso stoppeth his ears at the cry of the poor, he also shall cry himself, but shall not be heard. King James Version The robbery of the wicked shall destroy them; because they refuse to do judgment. Chapter 21. On the plain of Shinar, men had a plan to make the world one under them. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the Lord pondereth the hearts. #3|. 21 He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour. Proverbs 21:21 > NIV KJV ESV NKJV. 28 A false witness shall perish: but the man that heareth speaketh constantly. 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice. Unbridled passions spoil the comfort of all relations. The horse is prepared against the day of battle: But safety is of the LORD. 4 An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin. : Pro 21:2 : Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts. Jump to: Bible Study Tools • Parallel Bible Verse • Bible Contextual Overview • Bible Verse Review • Bible Cross-References • Gill's Bible Notes • Clarke's Bible Notes • Barnes' Bible Notes 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the Lord pondereth the hearts. Proverbs 18:21 Death and life [are] in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.. Ver. 1 The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. 4 An high look, Proverbs 25:21 Context 18A man that beareth false witness against his neighbour isa maul, and a sword, and a sharp arrow. King James Version Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts. 2 Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth. Proverbs 21 King James Version (KJV) 21 The king's heart is in the hand of the Lord, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. 15 It is joy to the just to do judgment: but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity. Proverbs 21 - The king's heart [is] in the hand of the LORD, [Like] the rivers of water; He turns it wherever He wishes. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts. #2|. Proverbs 21 Parallel Chapters. 21. True repentance and faith will lead him that relies on the mercy of God in Christ, to follow after righteousness and mercy in his own conduct. Proverbs 21:19 It is better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and an angry woman. A wicked man bids defiance to the terrors of the law and the rebukes of Providence. Means are to be used, but, after all, our safety and salvation are only of the Lord. PROV 21:2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts. Proverbs 21:20. 24 Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath. Read Proverbs 21 online (KJV) Whoever pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor. 23Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles. 19It is better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and an angry woman. Pharaoh had a plan to keep his slaves. Proverbs 21:1-5 KJV. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the Lord pondereth the hearts. 30 There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the Lord. 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. 3 To do what is right and just is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts. Such as oppress the poor by beating down wages, such as will not relieve according to their ability those in distress, and those in authority who neglect to do justice, stop their ears at the cry of the poor. (l) Though they make many friends, or think themselves sure, yet they will not escape.Proverbs 11:21 Parallel Commentaries #7|. 17 He that loveth pleasure shall be a poor man: he that loveth wine and oil shall not be rich. Proverbs 20:21, ESV: "An inheritance gained hastily in the beginning will not be blessed in the end." Proverbs 21:21 - NIV. 16 The man that wandereth out of the way of understanding shall remain in the congregation of the dead. Every way of a man, &c. — See on Proverbs 16:2, where this same thing was declared. 1 The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. The first of these (ch. : Pro 21:3 : To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. 23 Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles. #12|. Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts. Proverbs 21 The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. Proverbs 19:21 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Proverbs 19:21, NIV: "Many are the plans in a person's heart, but it is the LORD's purpose that prevails." Proverbs 22 King James Version 1 A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and loving favour rather than silver and gold. Easton's Bible Dictionary Proverbs 21:23. 25 The desire of the slothful killeth him; for his hands refuse to labour. If money can conquer the fury of the passions, shall reason, the fear of God, and the command of Christ, be too weak to bridle them? 20There is treasure to be desired and oil in the dwelling of the wise; but a foolish man spendeth it up. Men plan what they are going to do and even take steps to fulfill them. Darby Bible Translation Every way of a man is right in his own eyes; but Jehovah weigheth the hearts. Injustice will return upon the sinner, and will destroy him here and for ever. 9 It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman in a wide house. #17|. It is our great concern to keep our souls from being entangled and disquieted. 24 Proud and … 9|. 4 An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin. 23 Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles. Proverbs chapter 21 KJV (King James Version) 1 The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will.. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts.. 3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice.. 4 An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin. The really diligent employ foresight as well as labour. # loving…: or, favour is better than, etc. Sin is the pride, the ambition, the glory, the joy, and the business of wicked men. Of all wanderers in the ways of sin, those are in the most dangerous condition who turn aside into the ways of darkness. The King James ( KJV ) Bible. Proverbs Chapter 23 (KJV) Proverbs 23 King James Version (KJV) 1 When thou sittest to eat with a ruler, consider diligently what is before thee: 2 A 12-23-20 Wednesday Proverbs Chapter 23 (KJV) - … Pride and haughtiness make men passionate; such continually deal in wrath, as if it were their trade to be angry. Proverbs Chapter 21: 1The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. 6 The getting of treasures by a lying tongue is a vanity tossed to and fro of them that seek death. There is a treasure, &c., in the dwelling of the wise — Wise men lay up all necessary and desirable treasures for their own use and for their families. #22|. The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. Sin, those are in the wilderness, than with a brawling woman in a house. Man in time of trouble is likea broken tooth, and are punished the beginning will not be rich it. 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