Ecclesiasticus

1611 King James Version (KJV)

Ecclesiasticus 17:22

“The almes of a man is as a signet with him, and he will keep the good deedes of man, as the apple of the eye, and giue repentance to his sonnes and daughters.”

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The alms of a man is as a signet with him, and he will keep the good deeds of man as the apple of the eye, and give repentance to his sons and daughters.
- King James Version

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Discussion for Ecclesiasticus 17

  • Ahaya\'s servant for verse 11
    This is the heritage given unto the 12 tribes of Israel, the true seed of Israel who are under the curse right now. See also the continuation of the precept for knowledge when we rejected knowledge Hosea 4 6, Jeremiah 17 4, and Isaiah 1 3.

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