Study on Proverbs 29 | Étude sur Proverbes 29

One who becomes stiff-necked,after many reprimandswill be shattered instantly—beyond recovery.When the righteous flourish, the people rejoice,but when the wicked rule, people groan.A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father,but one who consorts with prostitutes destroys his wealth.By justice a king brings stability to a land,but a person who demands "contributions"demolishes it.A person who…

Study on Proverbs 28 | Étude sur Proverbes 28

The wicked flee when no one is pursuing them,but the righteous are as bold as a lion.When a land is in rebellion, it has many rulers,but with a discerning and knowledgeable person, it endures.A destitute leader who oppresses the pooris like a driving rain that leaves no food.Those who reject the law praise the wicked,but…

Study on Proverbs 27 | Étude sur Proverbes 27

Don't boast about tomorrow,for you don't know what a day might bring.Let another praise you, and not your own mouth—a stranger, and not your own lips.A stone is heavy and sand, a burden,but aggravation from a fool outweighs them both.Fury is cruel, and anger a flood,but who can withstand jealousy?Better an open reprimandthan concealed love.The…

Study on Proverbs 25 | Étude sur Proverbes 25

These too are proverbs of Solomon,which the men of King Hezekiah of Judah, copied.It is the glory of God to conceal a matterand the glory of kings to investigate a matter.As the heavens are high and the earth is deep,so the hearts of kings cannot be investigated.Remove impurities from silver,and material will be produced for…

Study on Proverbs 24 | Étude sur Proverbes 24

Don't envy the evilor desire to be with them,for their hearts plan violence,and their words stir up trouble.A house is built by wisdom,and it is established by understanding;by knowledge the rooms are filledwith every precious and beautiful treasure.A wise warrior is better than a strong one,and a man of knowledge than one of strength;for you…

Chapter 22—To the End

Key passage Before the Passover Festival, Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart from this world to the Father. Having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end.Now when it was time for supper, the devil had already put it into the heart of Judas, Simon Iscariot's…