12 A king’s rage is like the roar of a lion,(R)    but his favor is like dew(S) on the grass. 18 Discipline your children while you still have the chance;    indulging them destroys them. (AB), 18 Discipline your children, for in that there is hope;    do not be a willing party to their death.(AC). Also it is not good for a soul to be without knowledge, And he sins who hastens with his feet. it is to one’s glory to overlook an offense. if you try to make it better, you’ll only make it worse. The integrity of the honest keeps them on track; the deviousness of crooks brings them to ruin. Nothing but Sin and Bones - Dear friend, pay close attention to this, my wisdom; listen very closely to the way I see it. he will not even bring it back to his mouth! The Message; Proverbs 19 ... 19 Let angry people endure the backlash of their own anger; if you try to make it better, you'll only make it worse. 8 Grow a wise heart—you’ll do yourself a favor;    keep a clear head—you’ll find a good life. I like having a plan. Then you’ll acquire a taste for good sense; what I tell you will keep you out of trouble. (AG), 24 A sluggard buries his hand in the dish;    he will not even bring it back to his mouth! Take your stand with God's loyal community and live, or chase after phantoms of evil and die. 27 If you quit listening, dear child, and strike off on your own,    you’ll soon be out of your depth. rescue them, and you will have to do it again. Read and study Proverbs 19 in the The Message. Who knows? The Global Message of Proverbs Proverbs: Wisdom for the World. The Message Gift and Award Bible, Softcover, Black, The Message Pocket Paperback Edition: New Testament, Psalms and Proverbs, The Message Deluxe Gift Bible, Black/Slate Leather-Look, The Message Bible, Dusty Rose Floral Large Print Leather-Look, The Message // REMIX 2.0, Soft Imitation Leather, Color Spectrum. The Message If You Quit Listening 19 Better to be poor and honest than a rich person no one can trust. All rights reserved worldwide. but whoever shows contempt for their ways will die. 23 Fear-of-God is life itself,    a full life, and serene—no nasty surprises. and whoever pours out lies will not go free. 19 Better the poor whose walk is blameless    than a fool whose lips are perverse. 24 Some people dig a fork into the pie    but are too lazy to raise it to their mouth. but are too lazy to raise it to their mouth. With the recognized Hebrew form of climax (see Proverbs 30:15, Proverbs 30:18, Proverbs 30:24; Amos 1:1-15; 2; Job 5:19), the teacher here enumerates six qualities as detestable, and the seventh as worse than all (seven represents completeness), but all the seven in this instance belong to one man, the man of Belial Proverbs 6:12. The book of Proverbs is not simply a collection of “wise sayings” for life. 19 Let angry people endure the backlash of their own anger;    if you try to make it better, you’ll only make it worse. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, The Message (MSG). 19 1 Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool.. 2 Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth.. 3 The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the Lord.. 4 Wealth maketh many friends; but the poor is separated from his neighbour. Proverbs 19 1 Better to be poor and honest than a rich person no one can trust. Proverbs 18 Proverbs 20 ... Proverbs 19 The Message (MSG) If You Quit Listening. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! 26 Kids who lash out against their parents    are an embarrassment and disgrace. 1: From this chapter to the five and twentieth are sundry observations of moral virtues, and their contrary vices. I knew God assigned me this exact passage to make me think about myself and what this proverb means. if you try to make it better, you’ll only make it worse. 14 House and land are handed down from parents,    but a congenial spouse comes straight from God. (E), 5 A false witness(F) will not go unpunished,(G)    and whoever pours out lies will not go free. Read verse in The Message Bible 14 House and land are handed down from parents,    but a congenial spouse comes straight from God. A wise servant takes charge of an unruly child and is honored as one of the family. how much more do their friends avoid them! a full life, and serene—no nasty surprises. (Z), 17 Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord,(AA)    and he will reward them for what they have done. 7 When you’re down on your luck, even your family avoids you—    yes, even your best friends wish you’d get lost.If they see you coming, they look the other way—    out of sight, out of mind. 2 Ignorant zeal is worthless;    haste makes waste. (K)Though the poor pursue them with pleading,    they are nowhere to be found. 16 Keep the rules and keep your life;    careless living kills. He that hath pity on the poor — And relieves their necessities; lendeth unto the Lord — Doth not empoverish, but enrich himself: for the Lord takes what is done to them as done to himself, because it is done to those whom he has appointed in his own stead to be his receivers, and whom he hath, in a peculiar manner, commended to the care and charity of all other men. Proverbs 19:12 The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour is as dew upon the grass. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson. 11 Smart people know how to hold their tongue;    their grandeur is to forgive and forget. 5 Perjury won’t go unpunished. While clearly pointing to God as the ultimate source of wisdom, Eugene H. Peterson has skillfully taken the original Hebrew and made it more understandable for modern generations. A Whack on the Head of a Fool - A meal of bread and water in contented peace is better than a banquet spiced with quarrels. 21 We humans keep brainstorming options and plans,    but God’s purpose prevails. only a slap in the face brings fools to attention. It is … 3 People ruin their lives by their own stupidity, so why does God always get blamed? Somebody might learn a good lesson. There are many devices in a man’s heart — Which shall not stand, but be disappointed; many designs and contrivances, which he thinks to be so well devised and planned that they cannot miscarry. 8 Grow a wise heart—you’ll do yourself a favor;    keep a clear head—you’ll find a good life. 13 A parent is worn to a frazzle by a stupid child;    a nagging spouse is a leaky faucet. 2 Ignorant zeal is worthless;    haste makes waste. Proverbs 19:17-19 The Message (MSG) 17 Mercy to the needy is a loan to God, and God pays back those loans in full. everyone’s a friend to the philanthropist. and you will stray from the words of knowledge. 19 Better to be poor and honest    than a rich person no one can trust. 20 Take good counsel and accept correction—    that’s the way to live wisely and well. 18 Discipline your children while you still have the chance;    indulging them destroys them. Proverbs 19 King James Version (KJV). 23 Fear-of-God is life itself,    a full life, and serene—no nasty surprises. but poor people are avoided like a plague. 29 The irreverent have to learn reverence the hard way;    only a slap in the face brings fools to attention. 19 Let angry people endure the backlash of their own anger;    if you try to make it better, you’ll only make it worse. 25 Punish the insolent—make an example of them. (M), 9 A false witness will not go unpunished,    and whoever pours out lies will perish. (AE), 21 Many are the plans in a person’s heart,    but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails.(AF). 2 When good people run things, everyone is glad, but when the ruler is bad, everyone groans. 7 When you’re down on your luck, even your family avoids you—    yes, even your best friends wish you’d get lost.If they see you coming, they look the other way—    out of sight, out of mind. 20 Take good counsel and accept correction—    that’s the way to live wisely and well. 9 The person who tells lies gets caught;    the person who spreads rumors is ruined. 28 A corrupt witness mocks at justice,    and the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil. but even the closest friend of the poor person deserts them. and the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil. 12 Mean-tempered leaders are like mad dogs;    the good-natured are like fresh morning dew. [a](L), 8 The one who gets wisdom loves life;    the one who cherishes understanding will soon prosper. 22 What a person desires is unfailing love[b];    better to be poor than a liar. 24 Some people dig a fork into the pie    but are too lazy to raise it to their mouth. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. The stuck-up fall flat on their faces, but down-to-earth people stand firm. 29 The irreverent have to learn reverence the hard way;    only a slap in the face brings fools to attention. Proverbs 19:20-21 Chapter Parallel Compare 20 Take good counsel and accept correction - that's the way to live wisely and well. how much more will hasty feet miss the way! a. Would you let a liar go free? (T), 13 A foolish child is a father’s ruin,(U)    and a quarrelsome wife is like    the constant dripping of a leaky roof. "Better [is] the poor that walketh in his integrity, than [he that is] perverse in his lips, and is a fool." 5 Perjury won’t go unpunished. Proverbs 19:8 The Message Bible. Somebody might learn a good lesson. 2 Ignorant zeal is worthless; haste makes waste. and. Without Good Direction, People Lose Their Way - GOD hates cheating in the marketplace; he loves it when business is aboveboard. Proverbs 16:15 In the light of the king's countenance is life; and his favour is as a cloud of the latter rain. 22 It’s only human to want to make a buck,    but it’s better to be poor than a liar. 2 Ignorant zeal is worthless; haste makes waste. 3 People ruin their lives by their own stupidity,    so why does God always get blamed? Proverbs 5:18-19 18 Bless your fresh-flowing fountain! (AM), 29 Penalties are prepared for mockers,    and beatings for the backs of fools.(AN). Proverbs 19:17. Proverbs 19:6 - MSG - Lots of people flock around a generous person;... Study verse in the The Message 10 Blockheads shouldn’t live on easy street    any more than workers should give orders to their boss. 20 Listen to advice and accept discipline,(AD)    and at the end you will be counted among the wise. The lips of a seductive woman are oh so sweet, her soft words are oh so smooth. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. but a congenial spouse comes straight from. 18 Discipline your children while you still have the chance; 16 Keep the rules and keep your life;    careless living kills. 22 It’s only human to want to make a buck,    but it’s better to be poor than a liar. (A), 2 Desire without knowledge is not good—    how much more will hasty feet miss the way! (H), 6 Many curry favor with a ruler,(I)    and everyone is the friend of one who gives gifts. Who knows? then one rests content, untouched by trouble. 10 Blockheads shouldn’t live on easy street    any more than workers should give orders to their boss. 27 If you quit listening, dear child, and strike off on your own,    you’ll soon be out of your depth. and at the end you will be counted among the wise. and everyone is the friend of one who gives gifts. 26 Whoever robs their father and drives out their mother(AK)    is a child who brings shame and disgrace. Proverbs … Originally published by NavPress in English as THE MESSAGE: The Bible in Contemporary Language copyright 2002 by Eugene Peterson. 3 People ruin their lives by their own stupidity, so why does God always get blamed? If they see you coming, they look the other way—. Somebody might learn a good lesson. 3 People ruin their lives by their own stupidity,    so why does God always get blamed? Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! Proverbs 19 The Message (MSG) If You Quit Listening 19 Better to be poor and honest than a rich person no one can trust. S Est 1:12; S 7:7; Ps 72:5-6; Pr 16:14-15, Ps 33:11; Pr 16:9; 20:24; Isa 8:10; 14:24, 27; 31:2; 40:8; 46:10; 48:14; 55:11; Jer 44:29; La 3:37. (B), 3 A person’s own folly(C) leads to their ruin,    yet their heart rages against the Lord. Proverbs 18:21 The Message Bible 15 Life collapses on loafers;    lazybones go hungry. 23 The fear of the Lord leads to life;    then one rests content, untouched by trouble. 27 Stop listening to instruction, my son,(AL)    and you will stray from the words of knowledge. We … Published by permission. “He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the Lord; and that which he hath given will he pay him again.” Proverbs 19:17 In both the Old and New Testaments, we see God’s desire for His children to show compassion to the poor and needy. Who knows? is a child who brings shame and disgrace. Proverbs 19:21, MSG Life is full of changes and challenges. Though the poor pursue them with pleading. 6 Lots of people flock around a generous person;    everyone’s a friend to the philanthropist. any more than workers should give orders to their boss. 26 Kids who lash out against their parents    are an embarrassment and disgrace. a full life, and serene—no nasty surprises. 11 Smart people know how to hold their tongue;    their grandeur is to forgive and forget. ” Proverbs 19:21. keep a clear head—you’ll find a good life. 15 Life collapses on loafers;    lazybones go hungry. 3 The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the Lord. 9 The person who tells lies gets caught;    the person who spreads rumors is ruined. Making a prosthesis that fits and works well requires a good plan. any more than workers should give orders to their boss. Proverbs 19:21. 17 Mercy to the needy is a loan to God,    and God pays back those loans in full. Proverbs 19:18 "Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying." but poor people are avoided like a plague. Proverbs 19 The Message Bible << Proverbs 18 | Proverbs 19 | Proverbs 20 >> 19 1 Better to be poor and honest than a rich person no one can trust. Who knows? As silver in a crucible and gold in a pan, so our lives are assayed by GOD. 19 A hot-tempered person must pay the penalty;    rescue them, and you will have to do it again. (N), 10 It is not fitting for a fool(O) to live in luxury—    how much worse for a slave to rule over princes!(P). (X), 15 Laziness brings on deep sleep,    and the shiftless go hungry. 6 Lots of people flock around a generous person;    everyone’s a friend to the philanthropist. the good-natured are like fresh morning dew. If they see you coming, they look the other way—. 25 Punish the insolent—make an example of them. how much worse for a slave to rule over princes! only a slap in the face brings fools to attention. 13 A parent is worn to a frazzle by a stupid child;    a nagging spouse is a leaky faucet. Proverbs 27:19 Just as water mirrors your face, so your face mirrors your heart. (Y), 16 Whoever keeps commandments keeps their life,    but whoever shows contempt for their ways will die. … and he will reward them for what they have done. 11 A person’s wisdom yields patience;(Q)    it is to one’s glory to overlook an offense. but a congenial spouse comes straight from. The meaning of the Hebrew for this sentence is uncertain. Would you let a liar go free? the one who cherishes understanding will soon prosper. but are too lazy to raise it to their mouth. The Contemporary Parallel New Testament with KJV, NIV, NKJV, NASB, and more! 28 An unprincipled witness desecrates justice;    the mouths of the wicked spew malice. yes, even your best friends wish you’d get lost. The Message: The Book of Proverbs is God’s timeless guidance on the best way to live your life presented in the American English you speak in your home and workplace. (V), 14 Houses and wealth are inherited from parents,(W)    but a prudent wife is from the Lord. It is heaven-sent help for stumbling sinners all over the world from every walk of life who are willing to listen to something other than their own fallen instincts. 4 Wealth attracts friends as honey draws flies,    but poor people are avoided like a plague. the good-natured are like fresh morning dew. 2 Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth. The Message Proverbs 11:19. 19 Lovely as an angel, beautiful as a rose - don't ever quit taking delight in her body. yes, even your best friends wish you’d get lost. 17 Mercy to the needy is a loan to God,    and God pays back those loans in full. keep a clear head—you’ll find a good life. Evil people relish malicious conversation; the ears of liars itch for dirty gossip. 4 Wealth attracts friends as honey draws flies,    but poor people are avoided like a plague. do not be a willing party to their death. It helps me daily in the profession God has called me to do. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 20 Take good counsel and accept correction— that's the way to live wisely and well. Proverbs 19:17 King James Version (KJV). 1 For people who hate discipline and only get more stubborn, There'll come a day when life tumbles in and they break, but by then it'll be too late to help them. 12 Mean-tempered leaders are like mad dogs;    the good-natured are like fresh morning dew. (AH), 25 Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence;    rebuke the discerning,(AI) and they will gain knowledge.(AJ). Proverbs 29:26 Many seek the ruler's favour; but every man's judgment cometh from the LORD. << Proverbs 17 | Proverbs 18 | Proverbs 19 >> 21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue; and those to whom it is dear will have its fruit for their food. 21 We humans keep brainstorming options and plans, but God's purpose prevails. (D), 4 Wealth attracts many friends,    but even the closest friend of the poor person deserts them. 21 We humans keep brainstorming options and plans,    but God’s purpose prevails. Contemporary Language copyright 2002 by Eugene H. 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