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Proverbs 29

NIV 1 Whoever remains stiff-necked after many rebukes will suddenly be destroyed—without remedy. NIV 1 Whoever remains stiff-necked after many rebukes will suddenly be destroyed—without remedy. NIV 2 When the righteous thrive, the people rejoice; when the wicked rule, the people groan. NIV 2 When the righteous thrive, the people rejoice; when the wicked rule, the people groan. NIV 3 A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father, but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth. NIV 3 A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father, but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth. NIV 4 By justice a king gives a country stability, but those who are greedy for bribes tear it down. NIV 4 By justice a king gives a country stability, but those who are greedy for bribes tear it down. NIV 5 Those who flatter their neighbors are spreading nets for their feet. NIV 5 Those who flatter their neighbors are spreading nets for their feet. NIV 6 Evildoers are snared by their own sin, but the righteous shout for joy and are glad. NIV 6 Evildoers are snared by their own sin, but the righteous shout for joy and are glad. NIV 7 The righteous care about justice for the poor, but the wicked have no such concern. NIV 7 The righteous care about justice for the poor, but the wicked have no such concern. NIV 8 Mockers stir up a city, but the wise turn away anger. NIV 8 Mockers stir up a city, but the wise turn away anger. NIV 9 If a wise person goes to court with a fool, the fool rages and scoffs, and there is no peace. NIV 9 If a wise person goes to court with a fool, the fool rages and scoffs, and there is no peace. NIV 10 The bloodthirsty hate a person of integrity and seek to kill the upright. NIV 10 The bloodthirsty hate a person of integrity and seek to kill the upright. NIV 11 Fools give full vent to their rage, but the wise bring calm in the end. NIV 11 Fools give full vent to their rage, but the wise bring calm in the end. NIV 12 If a ruler listens to lies, all his officials become wicked. NIV 12 If a ruler listens to lies, all his officials become wicked. NIV 13 The poor and the oppressor have this in common: The LORD gives sight to the eyes of both. NIV 13 The poor and the oppressor have this in common: The LORD gives sight to the eyes of both. NIV 14 If a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will be established forever. NIV 14 If a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will be established forever. NIV 15 A rod and a reprimand impart wisdom, but a child left undisciplined disgraces its mother. NIV 15 A rod and a reprimand impart wisdom, but a child left undisciplined disgraces its mother. NIV 16 When the wicked thrive, so does sin, but the righteous will see their downfall. NIV 16 When the wicked thrive, so does sin, but the righteous will see their downfall. NIV 17 Discipline your children, and they will give you peace; they will bring you the delights you desire. NIV 17 Discipline your children, and they will give you peace; they will bring you the delights you desire. NIV 18 Where there is no revelation, people cast off restraint; but blessed is the one who heeds wisdom’s instruction. NIV 18 Where there is no revelation, people cast off restraint; but blessed is the one who heeds wisdom’s instruction. NIV 19 Servants cannot be corrected by mere words; though they understand, they will not respond. NIV 19 Servants cannot be corrected by mere words; though they understand, they will not respond. NIV 20 Do you see someone who speaks in haste? There is more hope for a fool than for them. NIV 20 Do you see someone who speaks in haste? There is more hope for a fool than for them. NIV 21 A servant pampered from youth will turn out to be insolent. NIV 21 A servant pampered from youth will turn out to be insolent. NIV 22 An angry person stirs up conflict, and a hot-tempered person commits many sins. NIV 22 An angry person stirs up conflict, and a hot-tempered person commits many sins. NIV 23 Pride brings a person low, but the lowly in spirit gain honor. NIV 23 Pride brings a person low, but the lowly in spirit gain honor. NIV 24 The accomplices of thieves are their own enemies; they are put under oath and dare not testify. NIV 24 The accomplices of thieves are their own enemies; they are put under oath and dare not testify. NIV 25 Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe. NIV 25 Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe. NIV 26 Many seek an audience with a ruler, but it is from the LORD that one gets justice. NIV 26 Many seek an audience with a ruler, but it is from the LORD that one gets justice. NIV 27 The righteous detest the dishonest; the wicked detest the upright. NIV 27 The righteous detest the dishonest; the wicked detest the upright.

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