Proverbs 8:13

“The fear of the LORD is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 8:13

The feare of the Lord is to hate euill: pride and arrogancie, and the euill way, and the froward mouth doe I hate.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The fear of the LORD is to hate evil; Pride and arrogance and the evil way And the perverted mouth, I hate.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The fear of Jehovah is to hate evil: Pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, And the perverse mouth, do I hate.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The fear of the Lord is seen in hating evil: pride, a high opinion of oneself, the evil way, and the false tongue, are unpleasing to me.
- Basic English Bible

The fear of Jehovah is to hate evil; pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth do I hate.
- Darby Bible

The fear of the LORD is to hate evil: pride, and arrogance, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.
- Webster's Bible

The fear of Yahweh is to hate evil. I hate pride, arrogance, the evil way, and the perverse mouth.
- World English Bible

The fear of Jehovah [is] to hate evil; Pride, and arrogance, and an evil way, And a froward mouth, I have hated.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The fear of the LORD is to hate evil; pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 8:13

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 8:13


8:12 I dwell - My inseparable companion is prudence to govern all my actions, and to direct the actions of others. Find out - I help men to find out. Inventions - Of all ingenious contrivances for the glory of God, and for the good of men.

8:14 Wisdom - All solid and substantial and useful wisdom is assential to me.

8:15 By me - They rule their kingdoms wisely and justly, by my counsel and assistance. Their injustice is from themselves, but all the good they do, they owe to my conduct.


Discussion for Proverbs 8:13

  • HARRY ALLISON on Proverbs 8:13
    OVER the years of hardship and lifelessness,i sincerely encourage those that have breath to hate evil as JESUS does .evil separates us from our closeness with JESUS...SAY no to drugs and promiscuity...(sleeping around)...death awaits!JESUS LOVES YOU ....


 

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