Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 28:1-8

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Proverbs 28:1-8

NIV 1 The wicked man flees though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion. NIV 1 The wicked man flees though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion. NIV 2 When a country is rebellious, it has many rulers, but a man of understanding and knowledge maintains order. NIV 2 When a country is rebellious, it has many rulers, but a man of understanding and knowledge maintains order. NIV 3 A ruler who oppresses the poor is like a driving rain that leaves no crops. NIV 3 A ruler who oppresses the poor is like a driving rain that leaves no crops. NIV 4 Those who forsake the law praise the wicked, but those who keep the law resist them. NIV 4 Those who forsake the law praise the wicked, but those who keep the law resist them. NIV 5 Evil men do not understand justice, but those who seek the LORD understand it fully. NIV 5 Evil men do not understand justice, but those who seek the LORD understand it fully. NIV 6 Better a poor man whose walk is blameless than a rich man whose ways are perverse. NIV 6 Better a poor man whose walk is blameless than a rich man whose ways are perverse. NIV 7 He who keeps the law is a discerning son, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father. NIV 7 He who keeps the law is a discerning son, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father. NIV 8 He who increases his wealth by exorbitant interest amasses it for another, who will be kind to the poor. NIV 8 He who increases his wealth by exorbitant interest amasses it for another, who will be kind to the poor.