Category Archives: Proverbs

Love your neighbor as yourself

Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against anyone among your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the LORD. … The foreigners residing among you must be treated as your native-born. … Love them as yourself, for you … Continue reading

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Store up for yourselves treasures in heaven

All who make idols are nothing, and the things they treasure are worthless … The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings ruin … For what is a man profited if he shall … Continue reading

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He holds success in store for the upright

Then you will have success if you are careful to observe the decrees and laws that the Lord gave Moses … As long as he sought the Lord, God gave him success … Lord, save us! Lord, grant us success!

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Will you keep to the old path that the wicked have trod?

There is a way that appears to be right, but in the end it leads to death … The way of fools seems right to them, but the wise listen to advice. … A person’s steps are directed by the Lord. How … Continue reading

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Our eyes are on you

Your eye is the lamp of your body. When your eyes are healthy, your whole body also is full of light. But when they are unhealthy, your body also is full of darkness.

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Give thanks to the Lord Almighty

The LORD is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in love. The LORD is good to all; he has compassion on all he has made … The LORD is trustworthy in all he promises and faithful in all he does … … Continue reading

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They encouraged one another

As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another. … Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another. … Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.

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It is by faith you stand firm

Do not be afraid. Stand firm and you will see the deliverance the Lord will bring you today. … The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.

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(Treat) older women as mothers … with absolute purity.

Likewise, teach the older women to be reverent in the way they live, not to be slanderers or addicted to much wine, but to teach what is good.

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Praise the LORD from the earth … young women

Let the (young women) praise the name of the LORD, for his name alone is exalted.

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