Proverbs 6:19

“A false witnesse that speaketh lies; and him that soweth discord among brethren.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

A false witness [that] speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.
- King James Version

A false witness {who} utters lies, And one who spreads strife among brothers.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A false witness that uttereth lies, And he that soweth discord among brethren.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A false witness, breathing out untrue words, and one who lets loose violent acts among brothers.
- Basic English Bible

a false witness that uttereth lies, and he that soweth discords among brethren.
- Darby Bible

A false witness that speaketh lies, and him that soweth discord among brethren.
- Webster's Bible

a false witness who utters lies, and he who sows discord among brothers.
- World English Bible

A false witness [who] doth breathe out lies -- And one sending forth contentions between brethren.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A false witness that breatheth out lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 6

  • Markwarbrick
    Every Word of God is pure,even so come quickly Lord Jesus.Amen.
  • Molly
    One thing GOD has instructed us not to do which many of us continue to do is become a surety for another. We are not to co-sign for our family, our friends nor our children. It may be hard to say no when loved ones ask. However, it is the commandment of GOD. People find themselves paying for cars, furniture or loans when someone else defaults on what they owe. Obedience will prevent such trouble.
  • Malele
    these is one of the most beautiful and wisely put scripture. it helps one to introspect
  • BSP
    Verses 16 and 17: God outright describes some of the things that he detests. We want to make sure to stay as far away from these things as possible.
  • Mable
    Verse 7 saying you have no one over you you have been doing things own your own. That you want receive a leader to help you.
  • Jacquelyne Stevenson
    Know this that your faith in God will lead you to heaven.

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