Bible VersionsNIVProverbs 6:31; Proverbs 7:14; Proverbs 11:31; Proverbs 13:13; Proverbs 13:21; Proverbs 16:7; Proverbs 19:17; Proverbs 20:22; Proverbs 22:27; Proverbs 25:22
Proverbs 6:31; Proverbs 7:14; Proverbs 11:31; Proverbs 13:13; Proverbs 13:21; Proverbs 16:7; Proverbs 19:17; Proverbs 20:22; Proverbs 22:27; Proverbs 25:22 (New International Version)
Yet if he is caught, he must pay sevenfold, though it costs him all the wealth of his house.
"I have fellowship offerings at home; today I fulfilled my vows.
If the righteous receive their due on earth, how much more the ungodly and the sinner!
He who scorns instruction will pay for it, but he who respects a command is rewarded.
Misfortune pursues the sinner, but prosperity is the reward of the righteous.
When a man's ways are pleasing to the LORD, he makes even his enemies live at peace with him.
He who is kind to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will reward him for what he has done.
Do not say, "I'll pay you back for this wrong!" Wait for the LORD, and he will deliver you.
if you lack the means to pay, your very bed will be snatched from under you.
In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head, and the LORD will reward you.
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