Proverbs 14:9

“Fools make a mock at sin: but among the righteous there is favour.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 14:9

Fooles make a mocke at sinne: but among the righteous there is fauour.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Fools mock at sin, But among the upright there is good will.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A trespass-offering mocketh fools; But among the upright there is good will.
- American Standard Version (1901)

In the tents of those hating authority there is error, but in the house of the upright man there is grace.
- Basic English Bible

Fools make a mock at trespass; but for the upright there is favour.
- Darby Bible

Fools make a mock at sin: but among the righteous there is favor.
- Webster's Bible

Fools mock at making atonement for sins, but among the upright there is good will.
- World English Bible

Fools mock at a guilt-offering, And among the upright -- a pleasing thing.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Amends pleadeth for fools; but among the upright there is good will.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 14:9

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 14:9


14:9 Favour - They find favour both with God and men.


Discussion for Proverbs 14:9

  • SEUN OLUTOMESHO on Proverbs 14:9
    FOOLS make a MOCK i e Imitate Mimic at SIN But Among The Righteous i e those that delight and Flows with Righteousness there is FAVOUR
  • HARRY ALLISON on Proverbs 14:9
    GREASY GRACE is used by those trying to justify their sin.i believe we are to make our best effort in JESUS to please HIM.obey HIS COMMANDMENTS ....JESUS LOVES US VERY MUCH ....


 

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