Proverbs 7:14

“I haue peace offerings with me: this day haue I paid my vowes.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)

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Other Translations

[I have] peace offerings with me; this day have I payed my vows.
- King James Version

"I was due to offer peace offerings; Today I have paid my vows.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Sacrifices of peace-offerings are with me; This day have I paid my vows.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I have a feast of peace-offerings, for today my oaths have been effected.
- Basic English Bible

I have peace-offerings with me; this day have I paid my vows:
- Darby Bible

I have peace-offerings with me; this day have I paid my vows.
- Webster's Bible

Sacrifices of peace offerings are with me. This day I have paid my vows.
- World English Bible

`Sacrifices of peace-offerings [are] by me, To-day I have completed my vows.
- Youngs Literal Bible

'Sacrifices of peace-offerings were due from me; this day have I paid my vows.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 7:14

7:14 Offerings - I have paid my peace - offerings which I had vowed. Whereby she signifies, that she had plentiful provisions at her house for his entertainment. For the peace - offerings were to be of the best flesh, #Lev 22:21|, and a considerable part of these offerings fell to the offerer's share.

Discussion for Proverbs 7

    When we want to know Gods will,there are three things that always concur-the inward impulse,the word of God,and the trend of circumstances.God in the heart,impelling you forward,God in His book corroborating whatever He says in the heart,and God in circumstances,which are always indicative of His will.Ref:A lesson about Gods will from F.B. Meyer
  • Lindy
    Harry, since you have learned the lord will lead you to expectations beyond your comprehension. You have humbled yourself and he will lift you up!
  • Harry
    I think this chapter is as clear as it can be. it is a warning against being led into adultery with a beautiful and willing woman. oh, if I had taken its warning and turned back. now I live with the consequences of a foolish decision for the rest of my life. take heed, all men. she can lead you into a place of instant fun that turns into a lifetime of regret.
  • Bruce Wayne
    This entire chapter is about knowing the Word of God, keeping his 10 Commandments and the apostate church which leads to hell...many. If you know the Word of God, keep his 10 Commandments then these things will keep you from the strange woman (church).
  • BSP
    Verse 8~The young man took a bad first step by putting himself in the pathway of danger. We must avoid placing ourselves in the path of temptation.
  • Bryon
    Probvers 7 says as God children, when we keep his words and lay up his Commandments with us, we have strength to stand against satan and all his demons that try to seduce us. ( In Jesus name.)!

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