Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 15:19-29

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Proverbs 15:19-29

NIV 19 The way of the sluggard is blocked with thorns, but the path of the upright is a highway. NIV 19 The way of the sluggard is blocked with thorns, but the path of the upright is a highway. NIV 20 A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother. NIV 20 A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother. NIV 21 Folly delights a man who lacks judgment, but a man of understanding keeps a straight course. NIV 21 Folly delights a man who lacks judgment, but a man of understanding keeps a straight course. NIV 22 Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed. NIV 22 Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed. NIV 23 A man finds joy in giving an apt reply-- and how good is a timely word! NIV 23 A man finds joy in giving an apt reply-- and how good is a timely word! NIV 24 The path of life leads upward for the wise to keep him from going down to the grave. NIV 24 The path of life leads upward for the wise to keep him from going down to the grave. NIV 25 The LORD tears down the proud man's house but he keeps the widow's boundaries intact. NIV 25 The LORD tears down the proud man's house but he keeps the widow's boundaries intact. NIV 26 The LORD detests the thoughts of the wicked, but those of the pure are pleasing to him. NIV 26 The LORD detests the thoughts of the wicked, but those of the pure are pleasing to him. NIV 27 A greedy man brings trouble to his family, but he who hates bribes will live. NIV 27 A greedy man brings trouble to his family, but he who hates bribes will live. NIV 28 The heart of the righteous weighs its answers, but the mouth of the wicked gushes evil. NIV 28 The heart of the righteous weighs its answers, but the mouth of the wicked gushes evil. NIV 29 The LORD is far from the wicked but he hears the prayer of the righteous. NIV 29 The LORD is far from the wicked but he hears the prayer of the righteous.