Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 11:26-31

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Proverbs 11:26-31

NLT 26 People curse those who hold their grain for higher prices, but they bless the one who sells to them in their time of need. NIV 26 People curse the man who hoards grain, but blessing crowns him who is willing to sell. NLT 27 If you search for good, you will find favor; but if you search for evil, it will find you! NIV 27 He who seeks good finds goodwill, but evil comes to him who searches for it. NLT 28 Trust in your money and down you go! But the godly flourish like leaves in spring. NIV 28 Whoever trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous will thrive like a green leaf. NLT 29 Those who bring trouble on their families inherit only the wind. The fool will be a servant to the wise. NIV 29 He who brings trouble on his family will inherit only wind, and the fool will be servant to the wise. NLT 30 The godly are like trees that bear life-giving fruit, and those who save lives are wise. NIV 30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and he who wins souls is wise. NLT 31 If the righteous are rewarded here on earth, how much more true that the wicked and the sinner will get what they deserve! NIV 31 If the righteous receive their due on earth, how much more the ungodly and the sinner!