Category Archives: 11

Jesus Detests The Wicked And Enjoys The Righteous – Proverbs 11:20

Jesus Detests The Wicked And Enjoys The Righteous
Proverbs 11:20 (NIV)

20 The Lord detests those whose hearts are perverse,
but he delights in those whose ways are blameless.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Wicked are despised by Jesus.
The Righteous are celebrated by Him.

#The_Lord #Lord #Jesus #detests #hearts #perverse #delights #ways #blameless

Choose Life Or Death – Proverbs 11:19

Choose Life Or Death
Proverbs 11:19 (NIV)

19 Truly the righteous attain life,
but whoever pursues evil finds death.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Righteous attain life with certainty.
The Wicked attain death with certainty.
How can we attain righteousness for life?
Search the scriptures, starting with the Gospels.

#truly #righteous #attain #life #whoever #pursues #evil #death

Wages Of The Righteous And The Wicked – Proverbs 11:18

Wages Of The Righteous And The Wicked
Proverbs 11:18 (NIV)

18 A wicked person earns deceptive wages,
but the one who sows righteousness reaps a sure reward.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Wicked are beguiled.
The Righteous are properly rewarded.

#conceals_hatred #lying_lips #spreads_slander #fool #hatred #lying #lips #gossip # slander #pernicious #whoever

The Kind Are Blessed, The Cruel Are Ruined – Proverbs 11:17

The Kind Are Blessed, The Cruel Are Ruined
Proverbs 11:17 (NIV)

17 Those who are kind benefit themselves,
but the cruel bring ruin on themselves.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Kindness returns blessings.
Cruelty returns destruction.

#the_kind #benefit #the_cruel #kind #cruel #ruin #themselves

Receive Honor Or Riches – Proverbs 11:16

Receive Honor Or Riches
Proverbs 11:16

16 A kindhearted woman gains honor,
but ruthless men gain only wealth.

Proverbs Club Commentary

A gracious woman is praised.
A man of no mercy is cursed with mammon.

================

22 When Jesus heard this, he said to him,
“You still lack one thing.
Sell everything you have and give to the poor,
and you will have treasure in heaven.
Then come, follow me.”

23 When he heard this, he became very sad,
because he was very wealthy.

24 Jesus looked at him and said,
“How hard it is for the rich
to enter the kingdom of God!”

Luke 18:22-24 (NIV)