Proverbs 12:10

10 The righteous care for the needs of their animals, but the kindest acts of the wicked are cruel.

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Proverbs 12:10 in Other Translations

KJV
10 A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast: but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.
ESV
10 Whoever is righteous has regard for the life of his beast, but the mercy of the wicked is cruel.
NLT
10 The godly care for their animals, but the wicked are always cruel.
MSG
10 Good people are good to their animals; the "good-hearted" bad people kick and abuse them.
CSB
10 A righteous man cares about his animal's health, but [even] the merciful acts of the wicked are cruel.

Proverbs 12:10 In-Context

8 A person is praised according to their prudence, and one with a warped mind is despised.
9 Better to be a nobody and yet have a servant than pretend to be somebody and have no food.
10 The righteous care for the needs of their animals, but the kindest acts of the wicked are cruel.
11 Those who work their land will have abundant food, but those who chase fantasies have no sense.
12 The wicked desire the stronghold of evildoers, but the root of the righteous endures.

Cross References 1

  • 1. S Numbers 22:29
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