Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 11:1-6

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Proverbs 11:1-6

ESV 1 A false balance is an abomination to the LORD, but a just weight is his delight. NIV 1 The LORD abhors dishonest scales, but accurate weights are his delight. ESV 2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom. NIV 2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom. ESV 3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them. NIV 3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity. ESV 4 Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death. NIV 4 Wealth is worthless in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death. ESV 5 The righteousness of the blameless keeps his way straight, but the wicked falls by his own wickedness. NIV 5 The righteousness of the blameless makes a straight way for them, but the wicked are brought down by their own wickedness. ESV 6 The righteousness of the upright delivers them, but the treacherous are taken captive by their lust. NIV 6 The righteousness of the upright delivers them, but the unfaithful are trapped by evil desires.