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Reason #3 For Proverbs – Proverbs 1:4

Reason #3 For Proverbs
Proverbs 1:4 (NIV)

4 for giving prudence to those who are simple,
knowledge and discretion to the young.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Proverbs are recommended
for the simple and the young
to impart prudence, discretion, and knowledge.

Prudence and Discretion, effectively the same,
are mentioned for both the young and simple.

Knowledge is mentioned for the young.

Knowledge Breeds Wisdom – Proverbs 18:15

Knowledge Breeds Wisdom
Proverbs 18:15 (NIV)

15 The heart of the discerning acquires knowledge,
for the ears of the wise seek it out.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The wise search for knowledge,
because knowledge precipitates wisdom.

Knowledge Seekers Or Foolish Speakers – Proverbs 15:14

Knowledge Seekers Or Foolish Speakers
Proverbs 15:14 (NIV)

14 The discerning heart seeks knowledge,
but the mouth of a fool feeds on folly.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The seeker yearns for knowledge.
The fool speaks nonsense.

Acquire Versus Blather – Proverbs 10:14

Acquire Versus Blather
Proverbs 10:14 (NIV)

14 The wise store up knowledge,
but the mouth of a fool invites ruin.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Righteous accrue knowledge and grow in wisdom.
The fool blathers.

Eyes Of The Lord Versus Words Of Transgressors – Proverbs 22:12

Eyes Of The Lord Versus Words Of Transgressors
Proverbs 22:12 (NIV)

12 The eyes of the Lord preserve knowledge,
and he overthroweth the words of the transgressor.

Proverbs Club Commentary
The Righteous destroy the lies of the wicked
by revealing wisdom from God.