Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 27:21-27

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Proverbs 27:21-27

NIV 21 The crucible for silver and the furnace for gold, but people are tested by their praise. NIV 21 The crucible for silver and the furnace for gold, but people are tested by their praise. NIV 22 Though you grind a fool in a mortar, grinding them like grain with a pestle, you will not remove their folly from them. NIV 22 Though you grind a fool in a mortar, grinding them like grain with a pestle, you will not remove their folly from them. NIV 23 Be sure you know the condition of your flocks, give careful attention to your herds; NIV 23 Be sure you know the condition of your flocks, give careful attention to your herds; NIV 24 for riches do not endure forever, and a crown is not secure for all generations. NIV 24 for riches do not endure forever, and a crown is not secure for all generations. NIV 25 When the hay is removed and new growth appears and the grass from the hills is gathered in, NIV 25 When the hay is removed and new growth appears and the grass from the hills is gathered in, NIV 26 the lambs will provide you with clothing, and the goats with the price of a field. NIV 26 the lambs will provide you with clothing, and the goats with the price of a field. NIV 27 You will have plenty of goats’ milk to feed your family and to nourish your female servants. NIV 27 You will have plenty of goats’ milk to feed your family and to nourish your female servants.