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Wicked Fall Into Their Evil Traps – Proverbs 28:10

Wicked Fall Into Their Evil Traps
Proverbs 28:10 (NIV)

10 Whoever leads the upright along an evil path
will fall into their own trap,
but the blameless will receive
a good inheritance.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Leading the righteous astray
boomerangs on the wicked.
The righteous inherit good things.

Wisdom Is Learned – Proverbs 20:11

Wisdom Is Learned
Proverbs 20:11 (NIV)

11 Even small children are known by their actions,
so is their conduct really pure and upright?

Proverbs Club Commentary

The behavior of children demonstrates
that wisdom is ascertained.

Home Of The Wicked, Home Of The Upright – Proverbs 14:11

Home Of The Wicked, Home Of The Upright
Proverbs 14:11 (NIV)

11 The house of the wicked will be destroyed,
but the tent of the upright will flourish.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The residence of the wicked is condemned.
The residence of the righteous is blessed.
You get to choose your residence.

How To Exalt Or Destroy A City – Proverbs 11:11

How To Exalt Or Destroy A City
Proverbs 11:11

11 Through the blessing of the upright a city is exalted,
but by the mouth of the wicked it is destroyed.

NIV

Proverbs Club Commentary

A city is exalted by the righteous
and destroyed by the wicked.
So is a family.

The Lord Protects The Just Ones – Proverbs 2:7-8

The Lord Protects The Just Ones
Proverbs 2:7-8

7 He holds success in store for the upright,
he is a shield to those whose walk is blameless,

8 for he guards the course of the just
and protects the way of his faithful ones.

NIV

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Lord insures success and
protection for the righteous
because they are upright,
blameless, just, and faithful.