Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 16:12-15

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Proverbs 16:12-15

NIV 12 Kings detest wrongdoing, for a throne is established through righteousness. NIV 12 Kings detest wrongdoing, for a throne is established through righteousness. NIV 13 Kings take pleasure in honest lips; they value a man who speaks the truth. NIV 13 Kings take pleasure in honest lips; they value a man who speaks the truth. NIV 14 A king's wrath is a messenger of death, but a wise man will appease it. NIV 14 A king's wrath is a messenger of death, but a wise man will appease it. NIV 15 When a king's face brightens, it means life; his favor is like a rain cloud in spring. NIV 15 When a king's face brightens, it means life; his favor is like a rain cloud in spring.