Proverbs 11:14

“Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Where no counsell is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellers there is safetie.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Where no wise guidance is, the people falleth; But in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When there is no helping suggestion the people will have a fall, but with a number of wise guides they will be safe.
- Basic English Bible

Where no advice is, the people fall; but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.
- Darby Bible

Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counselors there is safety.
- Webster's Bible

Where there is no wise guidance, the nation falls, but in the multitude of counselors there is victory.
- World English Bible

Without counsels do a people fall, And deliverance [is] in a multitude of counsellors.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Where no wise direction is, a people falleth; but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 11

  • Steve morrow
    PROVERBS 15:4 A WHOLESOME TONGUE IS A TREE OF LIFE BUT PERVERSENESS THEREIN IS A BREACH IN THE SPIRIT JOHN 6:63 IT IS THE SPIRIT THAT QUICKENETH THE FLESH PROFITETH NOTHING THE WORDS THAT --- I SPEAK --- THEY ARE SPIRIT AND THEY ARE LIFE ROMANS 8:10 AND IF CHRIST BE IN YOU THE BODY IS DEAD BECAUSE OF SIN BUT THE SPIRIT IS --LIFE-- BECAUSE OF --RIGHTEOUSNESS-- PROVERBS 8:8 ALL THE WORDS OF --MY MOUTH-- ARE IN RIGHTEOUSNESS THERE IS NOTHING FROWARD OR PERVERSE IN THEM EPHESIANS 5:9 FOR THE FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT IS IN ALL GOODNESS AND RIGHTEOUSNESS AND TRUTH PROVERBS 12:17 HE THAT SPEAKETH TRUTH SHOWETH FORTH RIGHTEOUSNESS BUT A FALSE WITNESS DECEIT ROMANS 6:16 KNOW YOU NOT THAT TO WHOM YOU YIELD YOURSELVES SERVANTS TO OBEY HIS SERVANTS YOU ARE TO WHOM YOU OBEY WHETHER OF SIN UNTO DEATH OR OF OBEDIENCE UNTO RIGHTEOUSNESS 1 JOHN 2:29 IF YOU KNOW THAT HE IS RIGHTEOUS YOU KNOW THAT EVERYONE THAT DOETH RIGHTEOUSNESS IS BORN OF HIM
  • Lilian
    We must be born again in Spirit and not in the flesh I will praise you and worship you Jesus for you are worthy thanks to your blood Jesus amen
  • Steve morrow
    PROVERBS 11:4 RICHES PROFIT NOT IN THE DAY OF WRATH BUT RIGHTEOUSNESS DELIVERETH FROM DEATH PROVERBS 10:2 TREASURES OF WICKEDNESS PROFIT NOTHING BUT RIGHTEOUSNESS DELIVERETH FROM DEATH ACTS 10:35 BUT IN EVERY NATION HE THAT FEARETH HIM AND WORKETH RIGHTEOUSNESS IS ACCEPTED WITH HIM
  • Andy
    We should follow Jesus example because helping others build up their faith also strengthens our own
  • Masterprohet
    Let us love our enimies as Christ love us. For their heart shall be convicted of the sin in the presence of God.
  • Abel
    Let us. Thank God for his mercy tender loving kindness. John 3:16

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