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Righteousness Delivers Prosperity – Proverbs 11:10

Righteousness Delivers Prosperity
Proverbs 11:10

10 When the righteous prosper, the city rejoices;
when the wicked perish, there are shouts of joy.

NIV

PCDC Commentary

The righteous bring prosperity to society.
The wicked oppress society
and their deaths are celebrated.

Escaping The Slander Of The Godless – Proverbs 11:9

Escaping The Slander Of The Godless
Proverbs 11:9

9 With their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors,
but through knowledge the righteous escape.

NIV

PCDC Commentary

Knowledge allows the righteous
to escape the slander of the godless.

Trouble Pursues The Wicked – Proverbs 11:8

Trouble Pursues The Wicked
Proverbs 11:8

8 The righteous person is rescued from trouble,
and it falls on the wicked instead.

New International Version (NIV)

PCDC Commentary

The righteous are protected.
The wicked are not.

Hope in a person dies with the person – Proverbs 11:7

Hope in a person dies with the person
Proverbs 11:7

7 Hopes placed in mortals die with them;
all the promise of their power comes to nothing.

PCDC Commentary

Hope placed in people dies with the person.
The promise of their power vanishes.