PREVIOUS CHAPTER - NEXT CHAPTER - HELP - FB - TWITTER - GR VIDEOS - GR FORUMS - GR YOUTUBE
22:2 The rich and the poor have this in common: Yahweh is the maker of them all.
22:3 A prudent man sees danger, and hides himself; But the simple pass on, and suffer for it.
22:4 The result of humility and the fear of Yahweh Is wealth, honor, and life.
22:5 Thorns and snares are in the path of the wicked: Whoever guards his soul stays from them.
22:8 He who sows wickedness reaps trouble, And the rod of his fury will be destroyed.
22:10 Drive out the mocker, and strife will go out; Yes, quarrels and insults will stop.
22:11 He who loves purity of heart and speaks gracefully Is the king`s friend.
22:13 The sluggard says, "There is a lion outside! I will be killed in the streets!"
22:14 The mouth of an adulteress is a deep pit: He who is under Yahweh`s wrath will fall into it.
22:16 Whoever oppresses the poor for his own increase and whoever gives to the rich, Both come to poverty.
22:18 For it is a pleasant thing if you keep them within you, If all of them are ready on your lips.
22:19 That your trust may be in Yahweh, I teach you today, even you.
22:20 Haven`t I written to you thirty excellent things Of counsel and knowledge,
22:22 Don`t exploit the poor, because he is poor; And don`t crush the needy in court;
22:24 Don`t befriend a hot-tempered man, And don`t associate with one who harbors anger:
22:25 Lest you learn his ways, And ensnare your soul.
22:26 Don`t you be one of those who strike hands, Of those who are collateral for debts.
22:27 If you don`t have means to pay, Why should he take away your bed from under you?
22:28 Don`t move the ancient boundary stone, Which your fathers have set up.