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Proverbs 3

Overview

Proverbs 3:1, Sundry exhortations; Proverbs 3:13, The gain of wisdom; Proverbs 3:27, Exhortation to beneficence, etc; Proverbs 3:33, The different state of the wicked and upright.

Verse 1

forget: Proverbs 1:8, Proverbs 4:5, Proverbs 31:5, Deuteronomy 4:23, Psalms 119:93, Psalms 119:153, Psalms 119:176, Hosea 4:6

let: Deuteronomy 4:9, Deuteronomy 6:6-9, Deuteronomy 8:1, Deuteronomy 30:16-20, Psalms 119:11, Psalms 119:16, Psalms 119:34, Psalms 119:47, Psalms 119:48, Isaiah 51:17, Jeremiah 31:33, John 14:21-24

Reciprocal: Numbers 15:39 - remember Deuteronomy 6:2 - thy days Deuteronomy 11:18 - ye lay up Deuteronomy 26:13 - forgotten Deuteronomy 32:46 - General Deuteronomy 32:47 - General Joshua 1:8 - thou shalt 1 Kings 2:3 - prosper 1 Chronicles 28:8 - keep Psalms 32:8 - instruct Psalms 40:8 - yea Psalms 103:18 - remember Psalms 119:141 - yet do Psalms 119:165 - Great Proverbs 2:1 - hide Proverbs 3:21 - let Proverbs 4:4 - Let Proverbs 7:1 - My son Proverbs 10:17 - the way Proverbs 19:16 - keepeth the Proverbs 22:17 - and hear Proverbs 28:7 - keepeth Luke 8:15 - keep John 17:6 - they Romans 12:2 - good 1 Corinthians 15:2 - keep in memory 1 Thessalonians 2:11 - as 1 Thessalonians 5:21 - hold Hebrews 12:5 - ye have forgotten

Verse 2

length: Proverbs 3:16, Proverbs 4:10, Proverbs 9:11, Job 5:26, Psalms 34:11-14, Psalms 91:16, Psalms 128:6, Ephesians 6:1-3, 1 Timothy 4:8

long life: Heb. years of life, Psalms 21:4

and peace: Proverbs 3:17, Psalms 119:165, Isaiah 32:17, Isaiah 57:19-21, Romans 5:1, Romans 14:17, Romans 15:13

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 6:2 - thy days Deuteronomy 11:9 - prolong Deuteronomy 11:21 - your days Deuteronomy 32:47 - General 1 Kings 3:14 - I will lengthen Proverbs 10:17 - the way Proverbs 10:27 - fear 1 Peter 3:10 - love

Verse 3

mercy: Proverbs 16:6, Proverbs 20:28, 2 Samuel 15:20, Psalms 25:10, Hosea 4:1, Micah 7:18-20, Malachi 2:6, Matthew 23:23, Ephesians 5:1, Ephesians 5:2, Ephesians 5:9

bind: Proverbs 6:21, Proverbs 7:3, Exodus 13:9, Deuteronomy 6:8, Deuteronomy 11:18-21, Psalms 119:11

write: Jeremiah 17:1, 2 Corinthians 3:3, Hebrews 10:16

Reciprocal: Genesis 24:49 - deal kindly and truly Deuteronomy 4:9 - keep thy soul Deuteronomy 33:24 - let him be 1 Samuel 2:26 - was in 1 Samuel 20:8 - deal kindly 2 Chronicles 9:7 - General Proverbs 4:21 - depart Daniel 6:3 - an Matthew 23:5 - they make Luke 1:63 - a Luke 2:52 - and in

Verse 4

shalt: Genesis 39:2-4, Genesis 39:21, 1 Samuel 2:26, Psalms 111:10, Daniel 1:9, Luke 2:52, Acts 2:47, Romans 14:18

good understanding: or, good success, Joshua 1:7, Joshua 1:8, *marg. Psalms 111:10

Reciprocal: Genesis 6:8 - General Deuteronomy 33:24 - let him be Nehemiah 2:5 - and if thy Proverbs 13:15 - Good Proverbs 14:9 - among Proverbs 18:22 - and Song of Solomon 8:10 - then Daniel 6:3 - an Acts 7:10 - gave

Verse 5

Trust: Proverbs 22:19, Job 13:15, Psalms 37:3, Psalms 37:5, Psalms 37:7, Psalms 62:8, Psalms 115:9-11, Psalms 125:1, Psalms 146:3-5, Isaiah 12:2, Isaiah 26:3, Isaiah 26:4, Jeremiah 17:7, Jeremiah 17:8, Ephesians 1:12

and: Proverbs 3:7, Proverbs 23:4, Proverbs 28:26, Jeremiah 9:23, Jeremiah 10:23, Romans 12:16, 1 Corinthians 3:18-20, 1 Corinthians 8:1, 1 Corinthians 8:2

Reciprocal: Genesis 19:20 - this Genesis 24:7 - angel Genesis 24:48 - led me Numbers 9:8 - I will Numbers 9:22 - abode Numbers 27:5 - General Deuteronomy 6:6 - shall be Joshua 9:14 - asked not Judges 13:8 - teach us Judges 20:28 - Shall I yet Judges 21:25 - right 1 Samuel 23:2 - inquired 1 Samuel 27:1 - there is nothing 1 Samuel 30:8 - inquired 2 Samuel 2:1 - inquired 1 Kings 17:5 - did according 1 Kings 22:5 - Inquire 2 Chronicles 1:7 - In that night Psalms 5:8 - Lead Psalms 25:9 - guide Psalms 32:8 - I will guide Psalms 43:3 - lead Psalms 73:24 - Thou Psalms 86:12 - with all Psalms 143:8 - cause me Isaiah 30:21 - thine ears Jeremiah 13:2 - according Daniel 2:18 - they would Matthew 1:20 - while Matthew 2:20 - arise Luke 9:50 - Forbid John 2:8 - Draw Acts 1:24 - they Romans 11:25 - lest Philippians 3:15 - God Philippians 4:6 - in 1 Thessalonians 3:11 - our way James 1:5 - any

Verse 6

In: Proverbs 16:3, Proverbs 23:17, 1 Samuel 4:11, 1 Samuel 4:12, 1 Samuel 30:8, 1 Chronicles 28:9, Ezra 7:27, Ezra 8:22, Ezra 8:23, Nehemiah 1:11, Nehemiah 2:4, 1 Corinthians 10:31, 2 Corinthians 8:16, Philippians 4:6, Colossians 3:17, Colossians 3:23

and: Proverbs 16:9, Psalms 25:8, Psalms 25:9, Psalms 32:8, Isaiah 30:21, Isaiah 48:17, Jeremiah 10:23, James 1:5

Reciprocal: Genesis 24:7 - angel Genesis 24:12 - I pray Genesis 24:13 - I stand Genesis 24:27 - the Lord Genesis 24:48 - led me Genesis 35:3 - was with Numbers 9:8 - I will Numbers 9:22 - abode Numbers 27:5 - General Joshua 9:14 - asked not Judges 13:8 - teach us Judges 20:28 - Shall I yet 1 Samuel 23:2 - inquired 1 Samuel 27:1 - there is nothing 2 Samuel 2:1 - inquired 2 Samuel 5:19 - And the Lord 1 Kings 22:5 - Inquire 2 Kings 22:13 - inquire 1 Chronicles 14:10 - Shall I go 2 Chronicles 1:7 - In that night Ezra 7:6 - according to Ezra 8:18 - by the good hand Ezra 8:21 - to seek Nehemiah 3:1 - sanctified it Psalms 5:8 - Lead Psalms 43:3 - lead Psalms 73:24 - Thou Psalms 86:12 - with all Psalms 91:11 - in all Psalms 121:8 - thy going out Psalms 125:1 - that trust Psalms 143:8 - cause me Proverbs 2:3 - if Proverbs 8:20 - lead Proverbs 15:19 - the way of the righteous Proverbs 19:14 - and a Isaiah 26:4 - Trust Isaiah 61:8 - I will direct Jeremiah 42:3 - General Daniel 2:18 - they would Matthew 1:20 - while Matthew 2:20 - arise Luke 9:50 - Forbid John 2:8 - Draw Acts 1:24 - they Philippians 3:15 - God 1 Thessalonians 3:11 - our way 2 Thessalonians 3:5 - the Lord

Verse 7

Be: Proverbs 26:12, Isaiah 5:21, Romans 11:25, Romans 12:16

fear: Proverbs 14:27, Proverbs 16:6, Nehemiah 5:15, Job 1:1, Job 28:28, Psalms 34:11-14, Ecclesiastes 12:13

Reciprocal: Exodus 20:20 - his fear 2 Kings 5:11 - Behold Psalms 4:4 - sin Psalms 34:14 - Depart Psalms 97:10 - hate Proverbs 3:5 - and Proverbs 12:15 - way Proverbs 13:19 - depart Proverbs 14:16 - feareth Proverbs 14:26 - fear Acts 10:35 - feareth 1 Corinthians 3:18 - If 2 Timothy 2:19 - depart 1 Peter 3:11 - eschew

Verse 8

shall: Proverbs 4:22, Proverbs 16:24, Psalms 147:3, Isaiah 1:6, Jeremiah 30:12, Jeremiah 30:13

health: Heb. medicine

thy: Ezekiel 16:4, Ezekiel 16:5

marrow: Heb. watering, or moistening, Job 21:24

Reciprocal: Proverbs 14:26 - fear Proverbs 14:30 - rottenness Proverbs 15:30 - the bones Song of Solomon 7:2 - navel Isaiah 58:11 - make fat Isaiah 66:14 - your bones

Verse 9

Proverbs 14:31, Genesis 14:18-21, Genesis 28:22, Exodus 22:29, Exodus 23:19, Exodus 34:26, Exodus 35:20-29, Numbers 7:2-89, Numbers 31:50-54, Deuteronomy 26:2-15, Haggai 1:4-9, Malachi 3:8, Malachi 3:9, Mark 14:7, Mark 14:8, Mark 14:10-21, Luke 14:13, Luke 14:14, 1 Corinthians 16:2, 2 Corinthians 8:2, 2 Corinthians 8:3, 2 Corinthians 8:8, 2 Corinthians 8:9, Philippians 4:17, Philippians 4:18, 1 John 3:17, 1 John 3:18

Reciprocal: Genesis 4:4 - the firstlings Genesis 13:2 - General Exodus 10:9 - our flocks Exodus 10:26 - and we Exodus 23:15 - and none Leviticus 2:14 - a meat offering Leviticus 19:24 - all the Leviticus 19:25 - General Leviticus 23:10 - sheaf Leviticus 23:17 - the firstfruits Numbers 15:20 - a cake Numbers 18:30 - the best Numbers 31:28 - levy Deuteronomy 8:10 - then thou Deuteronomy 14:29 - that the Lord Deuteronomy 16:10 - a tribute Deuteronomy 16:16 - and they shall Deuteronomy 26:10 - and worship Deuteronomy 28:8 - storehouses 1 Samuel 2:30 - them 2 Samuel 6:11 - the Lord blessed 1 Kings 17:13 - first 2 Kings 4:42 - bread 1 Chronicles 13:14 - the Lord 1 Chronicles 29:3 - I have 2 Chronicles 31:5 - came abroad 2 Chronicles 31:10 - Since Nehemiah 3:1 - sanctified it Nehemiah 10:32 - to charge Nehemiah 10:35 - General Psalms 132:15 - bless her provision Isaiah 23:18 - for them Ezekiel 44:30 - that he may Ezekiel 45:1 - ye shall offer Ezekiel 45:15 - out of the fat Joel 2:24 - General Haggai 2:16 - when one came to an Haggai 2:19 - from Zechariah 8:12 - the seed Malachi 3:10 - all Matthew 6:33 - seek Matthew 25:17 - he also Matthew 25:35 - I was an Mark 10:30 - an hundredfold Luke 6:38 - and it Romans 11:16 - if the firstfruit 2 Corinthians 9:8 - God 2 Corinthians 9:11 - enriched Philippians 4:19 - supply

Verse 10

Proverbs 11:24, Proverbs 11:25, Proverbs 19:17, Proverbs 22:9, Leviticus 26:2-5, Deuteronomy 28:8, Ecclesiastes 11:1, Ecclesiastes 11:2, Haggai 2:19, Malachi 3:10, Malachi 3:11, Matthew 10:42, 2 Corinthians 9:6-11

Reciprocal: Genesis 13:2 - General Genesis 40:11 - pressed Exodus 22:29 - shalt not delay Exodus 23:15 - and none Exodus 34:26 - first Leviticus 2:14 - a meat offering Leviticus 19:25 - General Leviticus 23:10 - sheaf Leviticus 23:17 - the firstfruits Numbers 15:20 - a cake Numbers 18:30 - the best Numbers 31:28 - levy Deuteronomy 14:29 - that the Lord Deuteronomy 16:10 - a tribute Deuteronomy 16:16 - and they shall Deuteronomy 26:2 - That thou shalt 1 Samuel 2:30 - them 2 Samuel 6:11 - the Lord blessed 2 Kings 4:42 - bread 1 Chronicles 13:14 - the Lord 1 Chronicles 29:3 - I have Nehemiah 10:35 - General Psalms 132:15 - bless her provision Isaiah 23:18 - for them Ezekiel 44:30 - that he may Ezekiel 45:15 - out of the fat Joel 2:24 - General Haggai 2:16 - when one came to an Zechariah 8:12 - the seed Malachi 3:8 - a man Matthew 6:33 - seek Matthew 25:17 - he also Matthew 25:35 - I was an Mark 10:30 - an hundredfold Luke 6:38 - and it Luke 14:13 - call 2 Corinthians 9:11 - enriched Philippians 4:19 - supply

Verse 11

My: Job 5:17, Psalms 94:12, 1 Corinthians 11:32, Hebrews 12:5, Hebrews 12:6, Revelation 3:19

neither: Proverbs 24:10, Job 4:5, Isaiah 40:30, Isaiah 40:31, 2 Corinthians 4:1, 2 Corinthians 4:16, 2 Corinthians 4:17, Hebrews 12:3, Hebrews 12:7-12

Reciprocal: 2 Samuel 7:14 - I will 2 Samuel 12:14 - the child Job 16:7 - he hath Job 42:9 - Job Psalms 73:5 - They are Psalms 89:32 - General Psalms 118:18 - chastened Jeremiah 12:5 - thou hast Jeremiah 31:18 - Thou hast Hosea 7:15 - bound James 1:12 - the man

Verse 12

Proverbs 29:17, Deuteronomy 8:5, Psalms 103:13

Reciprocal: 2 Samuel 7:14 - I will 2 Samuel 12:14 - the child 2 Samuel 24:12 - that I may 1 Chronicles 21:10 - that I may Job 5:17 - happy Job 16:7 - he hath Job 42:9 - Job Psalms 73:5 - They are Psalms 89:32 - General Psalms 118:18 - chastened Proverbs 13:24 - General Jeremiah 31:20 - Is Ephraim 1 Corinthians 11:32 - we are Colossians 3:21 - General Hebrews 12:5 - the exhortation Hebrews 12:6 - whom James 1:12 - the man Revelation 3:19 - many

Verse 13

is the: Proverbs 4:5-9, Proverbs 8:32-35, 1 Kings 10:1-9, 1 Kings 10:23, 1 Kings 10:24, Ecclesiastes 9:15-18

getteth: Heb. draweth out, Proverbs 2:4, Proverbs 18:1

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 30:13 - go over the sea 1 Kings 3:9 - Give therefore 1 Kings 10:8 - happy are these 1 Kings 10:10 - and precious 2 Chronicles 1:10 - Give me Job 22:2 - as he that Job 28:15 - It cannot be gotten for gold Psalms 19:10 - than gold Psalms 90:12 - that Psalms 119:127 - I love Proverbs 8:10 - General Proverbs 8:35 - whoso Proverbs 24:14 - when Ecclesiastes 2:26 - wisdom Matthew 13:45 - like Romans 12:2 - good 1 Timothy 6:6 - godliness 1 Peter 1:7 - precious

Verse 14

Proverbs 2:4, Proverbs 8:10, Proverbs 8:11, Proverbs 8:19, Proverbs 16:16, 2 Chronicles 1:11, 2 Chronicles 1:12, Job 28:13-19, Psalms 119:72, Psalms 119:111, Psalms 119:162, Matthew 16:26, Philippians 3:8, Philippians 3:9, Revelation 3:18

Reciprocal: 1 Kings 10:8 - happy are these 2 Chronicles 9:7 - General Revelation 18:11 - buyeth

Verse 15

more: Proverbs 8:11, Proverbs 20:15, Proverbs 31:10, Matthew 13:44-46

all: Psalms 63:3, Psalms 73:25, Psalms 73:26, Romans 8:18

Reciprocal: Exodus 28:17 - a sardius 2 Chronicles 20:25 - precious jewels Job 28:13 - knoweth Job 28:18 - rubies Psalms 119:72 - better Proverbs 2:4 - thou Proverbs 16:16 - General Revelation 21:19 - the foundations

Verse 16

Length: Proverbs 3:2, Proverbs 4:10, Psalms 21:4, Psalms 71:9, 1 Timothy 4:8

and: Proverbs 4:6-9, Proverbs 8:18-21, 1 Kings 3:13, Mark 10:30, 1 Corinthians 3:21-23, 2 Corinthians 6:10

Reciprocal: Exodus 20:12 - that thy Deuteronomy 6:2 - thy days Deuteronomy 11:9 - prolong Deuteronomy 11:21 - your days Joshua 22:8 - Return 1 Kings 3:14 - I will lengthen Job 39:12 - gather Job 42:17 - General Psalms 19:11 - keeping Psalms 91:16 - With long life Psalms 112:3 - Wealth Proverbs 9:11 - General Proverbs 10:27 - fear Proverbs 22:4 - By Daniel 6:2 - of Romans 2:10 - glory 2 Corinthians 6:7 - on the right

Verse 17

ways of: Proverbs 2:10, Proverbs 22:18, Psalms 19:10, Psalms 19:11, Psalms 63:3-5, Psalms 112:1, Psalms 119:14, Psalms 119:47, Psalms 119:103, Psalms 119:174, Matthew 11:28-30

all: Psalms 25:10, Psalms 37:11, Psalms 119:165, Isaiah 26:3, Isaiah 57:19, Luke 1:79, Romans 5:1, Philippians 4:8, Philippians 4:9

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 12:18 - rejoice 2 Chronicles 15:15 - rejoiced Psalms 119:35 - the path Proverbs 3:2 - and peace Isaiah 59:8 - way Matthew 11:30 - my yoke Romans 2:10 - glory 1 John 5:3 - and

Verse 18

Proverbs 11:30, Proverbs 13:12, Genesis 2:9, Genesis 3:22, Revelation 22:2

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 32:47 - General Proverbs 4:13 - Take Proverbs 6:23 - the way Proverbs 10:17 - the way Proverbs 15:4 - a tree Proverbs 19:8 - he that keepeth Ecclesiastes 7:12 - the excellency John 1:38 - where 1 Timothy 6:12 - lay 2 Timothy 1:13 - Hold Hebrews 6:18 - lay 1 Peter 3:10 - love Revelation 2:7 - the tree

Verse 19

Lord: Proverbs 8:27-29, Psalms 104:24, Psalms 136:5, Jeremiah 10:12, Jeremiah 51:15, John 1:3

established: or, prepared

Reciprocal: Genesis 1:1 - God Job 28:12 - General Job 37:16 - perfect Proverbs 8:22 - General

Verse 20

the depths: Genesis 1:9, Genesis 7:11, Job 38:8-11, Psalms 104:8, Psalms 104:9

the clouds: Genesis 27:28, Genesis 27:37-39, Deuteronomy 33:28, Job 36:27, Job 36:28, Job 38:26-28, Psalms 65:9-12, Jeremiah 14:22, Joel 2:23

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 33:13 - the dew Job 37:16 - perfect Job 38:28 - dew Psalms 104:24 - in wisdom Psalms 136:5 - General

Verse 21

let: Proverbs 3:1-3, Deuteronomy 4:9, Deuteronomy 6:6-9, Joshua 1:8, John 8:31, John 15:6, John 15:7, Hebrews 2:1-3, 1 John 2:24, 1 John 2:27

keep: Proverbs 2:7, Deuteronomy 32:46, Deuteronomy 32:47

Reciprocal: Exodus 13:9 - a sign Leviticus 15:12 - vessel Proverbs 1:33 - and shall Proverbs 2:8 - and Proverbs 4:21 - depart Proverbs 4:23 - with all diligence Proverbs 5:7 - and depart Proverbs 19:8 - he that keepeth 1 Thessalonians 5:21 - hold 2 Timothy 1:13 - Hold

Verse 22

life: Proverbs 4:22, Isaiah 38:16, John 12:49, John 12:50

grace: Proverbs 1:9

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 32:47 - General Proverbs 4:9 - give Proverbs 4:13 - she

Verse 23

Proverbs 2:8, Proverbs 4:12, Proverbs 10:9, Psalms 37:23, Psalms 37:24, Psalms 37:31, Psalms 91:11, Psalms 121:3, Psalms 121:8, Zechariah 10:12

Reciprocal: Genesis 7:16 - the Psalms 91:5 - terror Psalms 91:12 - lest Proverbs 6:22 - General John 11:9 - he stumbleth not

Verse 24

liest: Proverbs 6:22, Leviticus 26:6, Psalms 3:5, Psalms 4:8, Psalms 121:4-7, Ezekiel 34:15

and: Psalms 127:2, Jeremiah 31:26, Acts 12:6, 1 Thessalonians 4:13, 1 Thessalonians 4:14

Reciprocal: Job 11:18 - thou shalt take Ecclesiastes 5:12 - General

Verse 25

Be: Job 5:21, Job 5:22, Job 11:13-15, Psalms 27:1, Psalms 27:2, Psalms 46:1-3, Psalms 91:5, Psalms 112:7, Isaiah 8:12, Isaiah 8:13, Isaiah 41:10-14, Daniel 3:17, Daniel 3:18, Matthew 8:24-26, Matthew 24:6, Mark 4:40, Luke 21:9, John 14:1, 1 Peter 3:14

neither: Proverbs 1:27, Psalms 73:19, Matthew 24:15, Luke 21:18-28

Reciprocal: Job 22:10 - sudden Psalms 91:8 - Only Proverbs 14:26 - fear Isaiah 44:8 - neither Isaiah 54:14 - for thou Mark 13:7 - when John 14:27 - afraid

Verse 26

Lord: Proverbs 14:26, Psalms 91:3, Psalms 91:9, Psalms 91:10, Habakkuk 3:17, Habakkuk 3:18

shall keep: 1 Samuel 2:9

Reciprocal: Job 4:6 - thy confidence Job 22:10 - sudden Psalms 91:8 - Only Psalms 112:7 - shall not Psalms 121:3 - will not Proverbs 1:27 - your fear Isaiah 44:8 - neither Isaiah 54:14 - for thou Luke 21:9 - when

Verse 27

Withhold: Romans 13:7, Galatians 6:10, Titus 2:14, James 2:15, James 2:16, James 5:4

them to whom it is due: Heb. the owners thereof

in the: Genesis 31:29, Micah 2:1

Reciprocal: Genesis 14:24 - Save Deuteronomy 15:13 - General Deuteronomy 24:15 - At his Esther 6:4 - Who is in the court Ecclesiastes 11:4 - General Matthew 5:42 - General Luke 6:30 - Give Acts 16:10 - immediately Romans 13:8 - Owe

Verse 28

Proverbs 27:1, Leviticus 19:13, Deuteronomy 24:12-15, Ecclesiastes 9:10, Ecclesiastes 11:6, 2 Corinthians 8:11, 2 Corinthians 9:3, 1 Timothy 6:18

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 15:13 - General Deuteronomy 24:15 - At his 2 Chronicles 10:5 - Come again Esther 6:4 - Who is in the court Song of Solomon 5:3 - have put Matthew 5:42 - General Luke 6:30 - Give Acts 16:10 - immediately Romans 13:8 - Owe James 2:16 - one

Verse 29

Devise not evil: or, Practise no evil, Proverbs 6:14, Proverbs 6:18, Proverbs 16:29, Proverbs 16:30, Psalms 35:20, Psalms 55:20, Psalms 59:3, Jeremiah 18:18-20, Micah 2:1, Micah 2:2

Reciprocal: Proverbs 21:10 - soul Ezekiel 38:11 - safely Zechariah 7:10 - imagine Zechariah 8:17 - let

Verse 30

Proverbs 17:14, Proverbs 18:6, Proverbs 25:8, Proverbs 25:9, Proverbs 29:22, Matthew 5:39-41, Romans 12:18-21, 1 Corinthians 6:6-8, 2 Timothy 2:24

Reciprocal: 2 Kings 14:10 - why shouldest Ezekiel 38:11 - safely

Verse 31

Envy: Proverbs 23:17, Proverbs 24:1, Proverbs 24:19, Proverbs 24:20, Psalms 37:1, Psalms 37:7-9, Psalms 73:3, Galatians 5:21

the oppressor: Heb. a man of violence, Ecclesiastes 5:8

choose: Proverbs 1:15-18, Proverbs 2:12-15, Proverbs 12:12, Proverbs 22:22-25

Reciprocal: Psalms 73:6 - violence Proverbs 16:29 - General Ezekiel 18:7 - hath not 1 Peter 2:1 - envies

Verse 32

the froward: Proverbs 6:6-19, Proverbs 8:13, Proverbs 11:20, Proverbs 17:15, Psalms 18:26, Luke 16:15

his: Proverbs 14:10, Psalms 25:14, Matthew 11:25, Matthew 13:11, John 14:21-24, John 15:15, Revelation 2:17

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 29:29 - secret Judges 13:23 - he have showed Job 5:13 - of the froward Job 15:8 - the secret Job 29:4 - the secret Psalms 101:4 - A froward Proverbs 2:12 - from the man Proverbs 6:16 - an Proverbs 17:20 - He that hath a froward heart 1 Peter 2:18 - but 1 John 5:10 - hath the

Verse 33

curse: Proverbs 21:12, Leviticus 26:14-46, Deuteronomy 7:26, Deuteronomy 28:15-68, Deuteronomy 29:19-29, Joshua 6:18, Joshua 7:13, Psalms 37:22, Zechariah 5:3, Zechariah 5:4, Malachi 2:2

he blesseth: Deuteronomy 28:2-14, 2 Samuel 6:11, Job 8:6, Job 8:7, Psalms 1:3, Psalms 91:10

Reciprocal: Leviticus 14:34 - I put the plague of leprosy Leviticus 14:35 - a plague Deuteronomy 28:16 - in the city Job 24:18 - their portion Job 31:12 - General Psalms 37:16 - General Psalms 112:8 - shall Proverbs 14:11 - house Mark 11:21 - General

Verse 34

he scorneth: Proverbs 9:7, Proverbs 9:8, Proverbs 9:12, Proverbs 19:29, Proverbs 21:24, Psalms 138:6

he giveth: Isaiah 57:15, James 4:6, 1 Peter 5:5

Reciprocal: Nehemiah 4:4 - turn Psalms 1:1 - scornful Psalms 18:26 - froward Proverbs 1:22 - the scorners Proverbs 11:2 - pride Isaiah 28:14 - ye Luke 18:14 - every Ephesians 4:2 - lowliness 2 Peter 3:3 - scoffers

Verse 35

wise: Proverbs 4:8, 1 Samuel 2:30, Psalms 73:24

but: Proverbs 13:8, Psalms 132:18, Isaiah 65:13-15, Daniel 12:2, Daniel 12:3

shall be the promotion of fools: Heb. exalteth the fools

Reciprocal: Proverbs 11:2 - pride Proverbs 12:8 - he Proverbs 13:5 - and Proverbs 14:18 - inherit Jeremiah 3:19 - goodly heritage Habakkuk 2:16 - with shame for glory Luke 14:9 - and thou Revelation 21:7 - inherit

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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Proverbs 3". "Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://studylight.org/commentaries/eng/tsk/proverbs-3.html.