Proverbs 6:16

“These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

These sixe things doeth the Lord hate; yea seuen are an abomination vnto him:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

There are six things which the LORD hates, Yes, seven which are an abomination to Him:
- New American Standard Version (1995)

There are six things which Jehovah hateth; Yea, seven which are an abomination unto him:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Six things are hated by the Lord; seven things are disgusting to him:
- Basic English Bible

These six [things] doth Jehovah hate, yea, seven are an abomination unto him:
- Darby Bible

These six things doth the LORD hate: yes, seven are an abomination to him:
- Webster's Bible

There are six things which Yahweh hates; yes, seven which are an abomination to him:
- World English Bible

These six hath Jehovah hated, Yea, seven [are] abominations to His soul.
- Youngs Literal Bible

There are six things which the LORD hateth, yea, seven which are an abomination unto Him:
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 6:16


6:16 Hate - Above many other sins which have a worse name in the world.


Discussion for Proverbs 6

  • 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.
  • Steve morrow
    PROVERBS 6:20 MY SON KEEP THY FATHERS COMMANDMENT AND FORSAKE NOT THE LAW OF THY MOTHER 6:21 BIND THEM CONTINUALLY UPON THINE HEART AND TIE THEM AROUND THY NECK 6:22 WHEN THOU GOEST IT SHALL LEAD THEE WHEN THOU SLEEPEST IT SHALL KEEP THEE AND WHEN THOU AWAKEST --- IT SHALL TALK WITH THEE --- 6:23 FOR THE COMMANDMENT IS A LAMP AND THE LAW IS LIGHT AND REPROOFS OF INSTRUCTION ARE THE WAY OF LIFE
  • Lilian
    Go to the Ant though sluggard consider her ways and be wise. In life we can't be lazy we can't reap without sowing. Therefore God has given us an asset to use. Lets praise Jesus for He is the only Jehova Jireh THE LORD MY PRIVIDER. Thank you Father for giving Jesus to us amen
  • Steve morrow
    PROVERBS 6:16 THESES SIX THINGS DOES THE LORD HATE YEA SEVEN ARE AN ABOMINATION UNTO HIM 6:17 A PROUD LOOK --- A LYING TONGUE --- AND HANDS THAT SHED INNOCENT BLOOD 6:18 --- AN HEART THAT DEVISETH WICKED IMAGINATIONS --- FEET THAT BE SWIFT IN RUNNING TO MISCHIEF 6:19 --- A FALSE WITNESS THAT SPEAKETH LIES --- AND HE THAT SOWETH DISCORD AMONG BRETHREN
  • Steve morrow
    proverbs 6:23 for the commandment is a lamp and the law is light and reproofs of instruction are the way of life JOHN 3:19 AND THIS IS THE CONDEMNATION THAT LIGHT IS COME INTO THE WORLD AND MEN LOVED DARKNESS RATHER THAN LIGHT BECAUSE THEIR DEEDS WERE EVIL 20 FOR EVERY ONE THAT DOETH EVIL HATETH THE LIGHT NEITHER COMETH TO THE LIGHT LEST HIS DEEDS SHOULD BE REPROVED

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