Proverbs 16:1-6 TNIV

1 To human beings belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue.1

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2 People may think all their ways are pure,2 but motives are weighed3 by the LORD.4

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3 Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and he will establish your plans.5

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4 The LORD works out everything to its proper end6-- even the wicked for a day of disaster.7

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5 The LORD detests all the proud of heart.8 Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished.9

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6 Through love and faithfulness sin is atoned for; through the fear of the LORD 10 evil is avoided.11

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