For the LORD giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding. He layeth up sound wisdom for the righteous: he is a buckler to them that walk uprightly. He keepeth the paths of judgment, and preserveth the way of his saints. Then shalt thou understand righteousness, and judgment, and equity; yea, every good path.
Proverbs 3:5-6Cross Reference: Psalms 37:5 & 1 Peter 5:6-7
Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.
Proverbs 3:11-12Cross Reference: Hebrews 12:5-6 & Revelation 3:19-20. From 2 Timothy 3:16-17 we see that God's primary form of correction is his word.
My son, despise not the chastening of the LORD; neither be weary of his correction: For whom the LORD loveth he correcteth; even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.
Proverbs 3:25-26Compare 3:26 with Romans 8:31-32.
Be not afraid of sudden fear, neither of the desolation of the wicked, when it cometh. For the LORD shall be thy confidence, and shall keep thy foot from being taken.
For the froward is abomination to the LORD: but his secret is with the righteous. The curse of the LORD is in the house of the wicked: but he blesseth the habitation of the just.
Proverbs 10:2-3James 5:1-6 shows what happens to a dishonest and evil rich person; riches don't purchase salvation.
Treasures of wickedness profit nothing: but righteousness delivereth from death. The LORD will not suffer the soul of the righteous to famish: but he casteth away the substance of the wicked.
Proverbs 10:22Contrast with 1 Timothy 6:10. Prospering God's way is defiantly superior. He is able to bless us without the added sorrow.
The blessing of the LORD, it maketh rich, and he addeth no sorrow with it.
The way of the LORD is strength to the upright: but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity.
A good man obtaineth favour of the LORD: but a man of wicked devices will he condemn. A man shall not be established by wickedness: but the root of the righteous shall not be moved.
The LORD will destroy the house of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow.
The LORD is far from the wicked: but he heareth the prayer of the righteous.
The preparations of the heart in man, and the answer of the tongue, is from the LORD.
Commit thy works unto the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established.
The LORD hath made all things for himself: yea, even the wicked for the day of evil.
When a man's ways please the LORD, he maketh even his enemies to be at peace with him.
A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.
He that handleth a matter wisely shall find good: and whoso trusteth in the LORD, happy is he.
The lot is cast into the lap; but the whole disposing thereof is of the LORD.
The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.
House and riches are the inheritance of fathers: and a prudent wife is from the LORD.
He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the LORD; and that which he hath given will he pay him again.
There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.
Say not thou, I will recompense evil; but wait on the LORD, and he shall save thee.
Man's goings are of the LORD; how can a man then understand his own way?
The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will.
The righteous man wisely considereth the house of the wicked: but God overthroweth the wicked for their wickedness.
There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the LORD.
The horse is prepared against the day of battle: but safety is of the LORD.
The eyes of the LORD preserve knowledge, and he overthroweth the words of the transgressor.
The mouth of strange women is a deep pit: he that is abhorred of the LORD shall fall therein.
Rob not the poor, because he is poor: neither oppress the afflicted in the gate: For the LORD will plead their cause, and spoil the soul of those that spoiled them.
Proverbs 23:10-11Pro 22:23
Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless: For their redeemer is mighty; he shall plead their cause with thee.
Proverbs 24:11-12Cross Reference: Romans 2:6
If thou forbear to deliver them that are drawn unto death, and those that are ready to be slain; If thou sayest, Behold, we knew it not; doth not he that pondereth the heart consider it? and he that keepeth thy soul, doth not he know it? and shall not he render to every man according to his works?
Proverbs 25:21-22Paul quotes from this passage in Romans 12:20-21.
If thine enemy be hungry, give him bread to eat; and if he be thirsty, give him water to drink: For thou shalt heap coals of fire upon his head, and the LORD shall reward thee.
Proverbs 28:5Cross Reference: Psalms 92:6, 119:99-100, Isaiah 6:9, 44:18, 1 Cor 2:14, 1 John 2:20, 27
Evil men understand not judgment: but they that seek the LORD understand all things.
Proverbs 28:25Cross Reference: Psalms 10:4, Philippians 4:19
He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.
The poor and the deceitful man meet together: the LORD lighteneth both their eyes.
The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the LORD shall be safe.
Many seek the ruler's favour; but every man's judgment cometh from the LORD.
Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him. Add thou not unto his words, lest he reprove thee, and thou be found a liar.
Total Verses: 54
Total Passages: 40