but whoever shows contempt for their ways will die. ” Proverbs 19:21. how much worse for a slave to rule over princes! 1: From this chapter to the five and twentieth are sundry observations of moral virtues, and their contrary vices. and the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil. 23 Fear-of-God is life itself,    a full life, and serene—no nasty surprises. With the recognized Hebrew form of climax (see Proverbs 30:15, Proverbs 30:18, Proverbs 30:24; Amos 1:1-15; 2; Job 5:19), the teacher here enumerates six qualities as detestable, and the seventh as worse than all (seven represents completeness), but all the seven in this instance belong to one man, the man of Belial Proverbs 6:12. 7 When you’re down on your luck, even your family avoids you—    yes, even your best friends wish you’d get lost.If they see you coming, they look the other way—    out of sight, out of mind. The Message: The Book of Proverbs is God’s timeless guidance on the best way to live your life presented in the American English you speak in your home and workplace. Proverbs 5:18-19 18 Bless your fresh-flowing fountain! I like having a plan. 2 Ignorant zeal is worthless;    haste makes waste. A wise servant takes charge of an unruly child and is honored as one of the family. I knew God assigned me this exact passage to make me think about myself and what this proverb means. 19 Better to be poor and honest    than a rich person no one can trust. 3 People ruin their lives by their own stupidity, so why does God always get blamed? Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. … A Whack on the Head of a Fool - A meal of bread and water in contented peace is better than a banquet spiced with quarrels. only a slap in the face brings fools to attention. 17 He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the Lord; and that which he hath given will he pay him again. 19 A hot-tempered person must pay the penalty;    rescue them, and you will have to do it again. if you try to make it better, you’ll only make it worse. (V), 14 Houses and wealth are inherited from parents,(W)    but a prudent wife is from the Lord. Proverbs 19:21, MSG Life is full of changes and challenges. but a congenial spouse comes straight from. Enjoy the wife you married as a young man! the good-natured are like fresh morning dew. Proverbs 19:17-19 The Message (MSG) 17 Mercy to the needy is a loan to God, and God pays back those loans in full. a full life, and serene—no nasty surprises. 17 Mercy to the needy is a loan to God,    and God pays back those loans in full. (AM), 29 Penalties are prepared for mockers,    and beatings for the backs of fools.(AN). (N), 10 It is not fitting for a fool(O) to live in luxury—    how much worse for a slave to rule over princes!(P). (AB), 18 Discipline your children, for in that there is hope;    do not be a willing party to their death.(AC). 2 Ignorant zeal is worthless; haste makes waste. 10 Blockheads shouldn’t live on easy street    any more than workers should give orders to their boss. 12 A king’s rage is like the roar of a lion,(R)    but his favor is like dew(S) on the grass. Though the poor pursue them with pleading. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, The Message (MSG). 7 When you’re down on your luck, even your family avoids you—    yes, even your best friends wish you’d get lost.If they see you coming, they look the other way—    out of sight, out of mind. 3 People ruin their lives by their own stupidity,    so why does God always get blamed? 5 Perjury won’t go unpunished. As silver in a crucible and gold in a pan, so our lives are assayed by GOD. << Proverbs 17 | Proverbs 18 | Proverbs 19 >> 21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue; and those to whom it is dear will have its fruit for their food. 28 An unprincipled witness desecrates justice;    the mouths of the wicked spew malice. 22 It’s only human to want to make a buck,    but it’s better to be poor than a liar. The meaning of the Hebrew for this sentence is uncertain. (Z), 17 Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord,(AA)    and he will reward them for what they have done. The Message If You Quit Listening 19 Better to be poor and honest than a rich person no one can trust. Nothing but Sin and Bones - Dear friend, pay close attention to this, my wisdom; listen very closely to the way I see it. 5 Perjury won’t go unpunished. Proverbs 19 King James Version (KJV). Proverbs 19 The Message Bible << Proverbs 18 | Proverbs 19 | Proverbs 20 >> 19 1 Better to be poor and honest than a rich person no one can trust. Who knows? 13 A parent is worn to a frazzle by a stupid child;    a nagging spouse is a leaky faucet. 25 Punish the insolent—make an example of them. and. 18 Discipline your children while you still have the chance; NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 6 Lots of people flock around a generous person;    everyone’s a friend to the philanthropist. 2 When good people run things, everyone is glad, but when the ruler is bad, everyone groans. only a slap in the face brings fools to attention. 1 For people who hate discipline and only get more stubborn, There'll come a day when life tumbles in and they break, but by then it'll be too late to help them. 16 Keep the rules and keep your life;    careless living kills. but poor people are avoided like a plague. 13 A parent is worn to a frazzle by a stupid child;    a nagging spouse is a leaky faucet. 26 Whoever robs their father and drives out their mother(AK)    is a child who brings shame and disgrace. Proverbs 18:21 The Message Bible but a congenial spouse comes straight from. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! Proverbs 19 1 Better to be poor and honest than a rich person no one can trust. yes, even your best friends wish you’d get lost. it is to one’s glory to overlook an offense. "Better [is] the poor that walketh in his integrity, than [he that is] perverse in his lips, and is a fool." The Message Proverbs 11:19. 17 Mercy to the needy is a loan to God,    and God pays back those loans in full. is a child who brings shame and disgrace. (M), 9 A false witness will not go unpunished,    and whoever pours out lies will perish. 18 Discipline your children while you still have the chance;    indulging them destroys them. While clearly pointing to God as the ultimate source of wisdom, Eugene H. Peterson has skillfully taken the original Hebrew and made it more understandable for modern generations. everyone’s a friend to the philanthropist. If they see you coming, they look the other way—. 27 If you quit listening, dear child, and strike off on your own,    you’ll soon be out of your depth. (X), 15 Laziness brings on deep sleep,    and the shiftless go hungry. keep a clear head—you’ll find a good life. 20 Take good counsel and accept correction—    that’s the way to live wisely and well. But I … The Message; Proverbs 19 ... 19 Let angry people endure the backlash of their own anger; if you try to make it better, you'll only make it worse. 2 Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth. (AH), 25 Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence;    rebuke the discerning,(AI) and they will gain knowledge.(AJ). 3 People ruin their lives by their own stupidity, so why does God always get blamed? (T), 13 A foolish child is a father’s ruin,(U)    and a quarrelsome wife is like    the constant dripping of a leaky roof. 2 Ignorant zeal is worthless;    haste makes waste. We … 23 The fear of the Lord leads to life;    then one rests content, untouched by trouble. but are too lazy to raise it to their mouth. 19 Lovely as an angel, beautiful as a rose - don't ever quit taking delight in her body. Then you’ll acquire a taste for good sense; what I tell you will keep you out of trouble. 29 The irreverent have to learn reverence the hard way;    only a slap in the face brings fools to attention. 3 The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the Lord. and he will reward them for what they have done. rescue them, and you will have to do it again. 8 Grow a wise heart—you’ll do yourself a favor;    keep a clear head—you’ll find a good life. (K)Though the poor pursue them with pleading,    they are nowhere to be found. The stuck-up fall flat on their faces, but down-to-earth people stand firm. Proverbs 19 If You Quit Listening 1 Better to be poor and honest than a rich person no one can trust. Somebody might learn a good lesson. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson. 14 House and land are handed down from parents,    but a congenial spouse comes straight from God. a. and you will stray from the words of knowledge. Things don’t always work out the way we want them to, and even if you’re the most adaptable person in the world, life is going to throw you a few curveballs, and you’re going to strike out once or twice. See Gill on Proverbs 19:5; and he that speaketh lies shall perish ; or "be lost", shall be undone for ever; he shall not enter into the holy city, but have his part in the lake of fire: they that speak lies in hypocrisy, doctrinal ones, and are given up to believe and profess them, such shall be damned, 2 Thessalonians 2:11 . 25 Punish the insolent—make an example of them. Proverbs 19:17 King James Version (KJV). He that hath pity on the poor — And relieves their necessities; lendeth unto the Lord — Doth not empoverish, but enrich himself: for the Lord takes what is done to them as done to himself, because it is done to those whom he has appointed in his own stead to be his receivers, and whom he hath, in a peculiar manner, commended to the care and charity of all other men. Who knows? Would you let a liar go free? and whoever pours out lies will not go free. The integrity of the honest keeps them on track; the deviousness of crooks brings them to ruin. if you try to make it better, you’ll only make it worse. Proverbs 19 The Message (MSG) If You Quit Listening 19 Better to be poor and honest than a rich person no one can trust. 23 Fear-of-God is life itself,    a full life, and serene—no nasty surprises. All rights reserved worldwide. The lips of a seductive woman are oh so sweet, her soft words are oh so smooth. Proverbs 19:17. (D), 4 Wealth attracts many friends,    but even the closest friend of the poor person deserts them. 6 Lots of people flock around a generous person;    everyone’s a friend to the philanthropist. Proverbs 19:8 The Message Bible. (AG), 24 A sluggard buries his hand in the dish;    he will not even bring it back to his mouth! (E), 5 A false witness(F) will not go unpunished,(G)    and whoever pours out lies will not go free. 12 Mean-tempered leaders are like mad dogs;    the good-natured are like fresh morning dew. but even the closest friend of the poor person deserts them. yes, even your best friends wish you’d get lost. Proverbs 19. Who knows? Proverbs 27:19 Just as water mirrors your face, so your face mirrors your heart. It is … 19 Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool. 20 Take good counsel and accept correction—    that’s the way to live wisely and well. (A), 2 Desire without knowledge is not good—    how much more will hasty feet miss the way! 24 Some people dig a fork into the pie    but are too lazy to raise it to their mouth. Would you let a liar go free? 4 Wealth attracts friends as honey draws flies,    but poor people are avoided like a plague. (AE), 21 Many are the plans in a person’s heart,    but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails.(AF). Evil people relish malicious conversation; the ears of liars itch for dirty gossip. 19 1 Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool.. 2 Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth.. 3 The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the Lord.. 4 Wealth maketh many friends; but the poor is separated from his neighbour. (J), 7 The poor are shunned by all their relatives—    how much more do their friends avoid them! “He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the Lord; and that which he hath given will he pay him again.” Proverbs 19:17 In both the Old and New Testaments, we see God’s desire for His children to show compassion to the poor and needy. 19 Let angry people endure the backlash of their own anger;    if you try to make it better, you’ll only make it worse. It is heaven-sent help for stumbling sinners all over the world from every walk of life who are willing to listen to something other than their own fallen instincts. 20 Take good counsel and accept correction— that's the way to live wisely and well. Read and study Proverbs 19 in the The Message. 19 Better to be poor and honest    than a rich person no one can trust. 27 If you quit listening, dear child, and strike off on your own,    you’ll soon be out of your depth. 22 It’s only human to want to make a buck,    but it’s better to be poor than a liar. everyone’s a friend to the philanthropist. Proverbs 29:26 Many seek the ruler's favour; but every man's judgment cometh from the LORD. Proverbs 16:15 In the light of the king's countenance is life; and his favour is as a cloud of the latter rain. 14 House and land are handed down from parents,    but a congenial spouse comes straight from God. 3 People ruin their lives by their own stupidity,    so why does God always get blamed? The Global Message of Proverbs Proverbs: Wisdom for the World. (H), 6 Many curry favor with a ruler,(I)    and everyone is the friend of one who gives gifts. 22 What a person desires is unfailing love[b];    better to be poor than a liar. 27 Stop listening to instruction, my son,(AL)    and you will stray from the words of knowledge. he will not even bring it back to his mouth! 19 Better the poor whose walk is blameless    than a fool whose lips are perverse. Proverbs 18 Proverbs 20 ... Proverbs 19 The Message (MSG) If You Quit Listening. 8 Grow a wise heart—you’ll do yourself a favor;    keep a clear head—you’ll find a good life. There are many devices in a man’s heart — Which shall not stand, but be disappointed; many designs and contrivances, which he thinks to be so well devised and planned that they cannot miscarry. and at the end you will be counted among the wise. 9 The person who tells lies gets caught;    the person who spreads rumors is ruined. Take your stand with God's loyal community and live, or chase after phantoms of evil and die. 15 Life collapses on loafers;    lazybones go hungry. Without Good Direction, People Lose Their Way - GOD hates cheating in the marketplace; he loves it when business is aboveboard. Somebody might learn a good lesson. Proverbs 19:21. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 28 An unprincipled witness desecrates justice;    the mouths of the wicked spew malice. Originally published by NavPress in English as THE MESSAGE: The Bible in Contemporary Language copyright 2002 by Eugene Peterson. Who knows? Published by permission. how much more do their friends avoid them! Proverbs 19:6 - MSG - Lots of people flock around a generous person;... Study verse in the The Message Proverbs 19:18 "Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying." 21 We humans keep brainstorming options and plans,    but God’s purpose prevails. 2 Ignorant zeal is worthless; haste makes waste. Somebody might learn a good lesson. Read verse in The Message Bible Proverbs … but poor people are avoided like a plague. a full life, and serene—no nasty surprises. 24 Some people dig a fork into the pie    but are too lazy to raise it to their mouth. 21 We humans keep brainstorming options and plans,    but God’s purpose prevails. and everyone is the friend of one who gives gifts. Close << Proverbs 18 | Proverbs 19 | Proverbs 20 >> 8 Grow a wise heart - you'll do yourself a favor; keep a clear head - you'll find a good life. The Message Gift and Award Bible, Softcover, Black, The Message Pocket Paperback Edition: New Testament, Psalms and Proverbs, The Message Deluxe Gift Bible, Black/Slate Leather-Look, The Message Bible, Dusty Rose Floral Large Print Leather-Look, The Message // REMIX 2.0, Soft Imitation Leather, Color Spectrum. Also it is not good for a soul to be without knowledge, And he sins who hastens with his feet. (Y), 16 Whoever keeps commandments keeps their life,    but whoever shows contempt for their ways will die. Proverbs 19:20-21 Chapter Parallel Compare 20 Take good counsel and accept correction - that's the way to live wisely and well. 10 Blockheads shouldn’t live on easy street    any more than workers should give orders to their boss. the good-natured are like fresh morning dew. any more than workers should give orders to their boss. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! Proverbs 19:12 The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour is as dew upon the grass. If they see you coming, they look the other way—. The book of Proverbs is not simply a collection of “wise sayings” for life. S Est 1:12; S 7:7; Ps 72:5-6; Pr 16:14-15, Ps 33:11; Pr 16:9; 20:24; Isa 8:10; 14:24, 27; 31:2; 40:8; 46:10; 48:14; 55:11; Jer 44:29; La 3:37. the one who cherishes understanding will soon prosper. 20 Listen to advice and accept discipline,(AD)    and at the end you will be counted among the wise. 12 Mean-tempered leaders are like mad dogs;    the good-natured are like fresh morning dew. Making a prosthesis that fits and works well requires a good plan. (B), 3 A person’s own folly(C) leads to their ruin,    yet their heart rages against the Lord. 29 The irreverent have to learn reverence the hard way;    only a slap in the face brings fools to attention. do not be a willing party to their death. then one rests content, untouched by trouble. Somebody might learn a good lesson. 11 Smart people know how to hold their tongue;    their grandeur is to forgive and forget. 21 We humans keep brainstorming options and plans, but God's purpose prevails. 28 A corrupt witness mocks at justice,    and the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil. 9 The person who tells lies gets caught;    the person who spreads rumors is ruined. 18 Discipline your children while you still have the chance;    indulging them destroys them. 11 Smart people know how to hold their tongue;    their grandeur is to forgive and forget. 19 Let angry people endure the backlash of their own anger;    if you try to make it better, you’ll only make it worse. how much more will hasty feet miss the way! any more than workers should give orders to their boss. 15 Life collapses on loafers;    lazybones go hungry. 4 Wealth attracts friends as honey draws flies,    but poor people are avoided like a plague. 16 Keep the rules and keep your life;    careless living kills. 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