Proverbs 11 KJV

1 A falsea balance is abomination to the LORD: but a just weight is his delight.

References for Proverbs 11:1

    • Œ 11:1 - A false...: Heb. Balances of deceit
      2 When pride cometh , then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.
      3 The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.
      4 Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivereth from death.
      5 The righteousness of the perfect shall directb his way: but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.

      References for Proverbs 11:5

        •  11:5 - direct: Heb. rectify
          6 The righteousness of the upright shall deliver them: but transgressors shall be taken in their own naughtiness.
          7 When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish : and the hope of unjust men perisheth .
          8 The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.
          9 An hypocrite with his mouth destroyeth his neighbour: but through knowledge shall the just be delivered .
          10 When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth : and when the wicked perish , there is shouting.
          11 By the blessing of the upright the city is exalted : but it is overthrown by the mouth of the wicked.
          12 He that is voidc of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace .

          References for Proverbs 11:12

            • Ž 11:12 - void...: Heb. destitute of heart
              13 A talebearerd revealeth secrets: but he that is of a faithful spirit concealeth the matter.

              References for Proverbs 11:13

                •  11:13 - A talebearer: Heb. He that walketh, being a talebearer
                  14 Where no counsel is, the people fall : but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.
                  15 He that is surety for a stranger shall smarte for it: and he that hateth suretiship is sure .

                  References for Proverbs 11:15

                    •  11:15 - smart: Heb. be sore broken
                      16 A gracious woman retaineth honour: and strong men retain riches.
                      17 The merciful man doeth good to his own soul: but he that is cruel troubleth his own flesh.
                      18 The wicked worketh a deceitful work: but to him that soweth righteousness shall be a sure reward.
                      19 As righteousness tendeth to life: so he that pursueth evil pursueth it to his own death.
                      20 They that are of a froward heart are abomination to the LORD: but such as are upright in their way are his delight.
                      21 Though hand join in hand, the wicked shall not be unpunished : but the seed of the righteous shall be delivered .
                      22 As a jewel of gold in a swine's snout, so is a fair woman which is withoutf discretion.

                      References for Proverbs 11:22

                        • ‘ 11:22 - is without: Heb. departeth from
                          23 The desire of the righteous is only good: but the expectation of the wicked is wrath.
                          24 There is that scattereth , and yet increaseth ; and there is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth to poverty.
                          25 The liberalg soul shall be made fat : and he that watereth shall be watered also himself.

                          References for Proverbs 11:25

                            • ’ 11:25 - liberal...: Heb. soul of blessing
                              26 He that withholdeth corn, the people shall curse him: but blessing shall be upon the head of him that selleth it.
                              27 He that diligently seeketh good procureth favour: but he that seeketh mischief, it shall come unto him.
                              28 He that trusteth in his riches shall fall : but the righteous shall flourish as a branch.
                              29 He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind: and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart.
                              30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that winnethh souls is wise.

                              References for Proverbs 11:30

                                • “ 11:30 - winneth: Heb. taketh
                                  31 Behold, the righteous shall be recompensed in the earth: much more the wicked and the sinner .