1 He,a that being often reproved hardeneth his neck, shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.

References for Proverbs 29:1

    • þ 29:1 - He...: Heb. A man of reproofs
      2 When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn.
      3 Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.
      4 The king by judgment establisheth the land: but heb that receiveth gifts overthroweth it.

      References for Proverbs 29:4

        • ÿ 29:4 - he...: Heb. a man of oblations
          5 A man that flattereth his neighbour spreadeth a net for his feet.
          6 In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare: but the righteous doth sing and rejoice.
          7 The righteous considereth the cause of the poor: but the wicked regardeth not to know it.
          8 Scornful men bringc a city into a snare: but wise men turn away wrath.

          References for Proverbs 29:8

            • Ā 29:8 - bring...: or, set a city on fire
              9 If a wise man contendeth with a foolish man, whether he rage or laugh, there is no rest.
              10 The bloodthirstyd* hate the upright: but the just seek his soul.

              References for Proverbs 29:10

                • ā 29:10 - The bloodthirsty: Heb. Men of blood
                  11 A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise man keepeth it in till afterwards.
                  12 If a ruler hearken to lies*, all his servants are wicked.
                  13 The poor and the deceitfule man meet together: the LORD lighteneth both their eyes.

                  References for Proverbs 29:13

                    • Ă 29:13 - the deceitful...: or, the usurer
                      14 The king that faithfully judgeth the poor, his throne shall be established for ever.
                      15 The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.
                      16 When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall.
                      17 Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul.
                      18 Where there is no vision, the people perish:f but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.

                      References for Proverbs 29:18

                        • ă 29:18 - perish: or, is made naked
                          19 A servant will not be corrected by words: for though he understand he will not answer.
                          20 Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
                          21 He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child shall have him become his son at the length.
                          22 An angry man stirreth up strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.
                          23 A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit.
                          24 Whoso is partner with a thief hateth his own soul: he heareth cursing, and bewrayeth it not.
                          25 The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the LORD shall be safe.g

                          References for Proverbs 29:25

                            • ą 29:25 - safe: Heb. set on high
                              26 Many seek the ruler'sh favour; but every man's judgment cometh from the LORD.

                              References for Proverbs 29:26

                                • Ć 29:26 - the rulers...: Heb. the face of a ruler
                                  27 An unjust man is an abomination to the just: and he that is upright in the way is abomination to the wicked.