Ecclesiasticus

1611 King James Version (KJV)

Ecclesiasticus 11:4

“Boast not of thy cloathing and raiment, and exalt not thy selfe in the day of honour: for the workes of the Lord are wonderfull, and his workes among men are hidden.”

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Boast not of thy clothing and raiment, and exalt not thyself in the day of honour: for the works of the Lord are wonderful, and his works among men are hidden.
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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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