Ecclesiasticus

1611 King James Version (KJV)

Ecclesiasticus 11:31

“For hee lieth in wait, and turneth good into euill, and in things worthy praise, will lay blame vpon thee.”

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For he lieth in wait, and turneth good into evil, and in things worthy praise will lay blame upon thee.
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Discussion for Ecclesiasticus 11

  • John nader for verse 7
    Quoted by Learned Hand. It is profound. It is reflected in what the common law calls "natural justice" and more lately "procedural fairness."

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