Proverbs 16:1-6 DBY

1 The purposes a of the heart are of man, but the answer of the tongue is from Jehovah.

References for Proverbs 16:1

    • ć 16:1 - Or 'disposings.'
      2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; but Jehovah weigheth the spirits.
      3 Commit thy works unto Jehovah, and thy thoughts shall be established. b

      References for Proverbs 16:3

        • Ĉ 16:3 - Or 'accomplished.'
          4 Jehovah hath wrought everything on his own account, c yea, even the wicked for the day of evil.

          References for Proverbs 16:4

            • ĉ 16:4 - Or 'for his own purpose.'
              5 Every proud heart is an abomination to Jehovah: hand for hand, d he shall not be held innocent.

              References for Proverbs 16:5

                • Ċ 16:5 - As ch. 11.21.
                  6 By loving-kindness and truth iniquity is atoned for; and by the fear of Jehovah [men] depart from evil.