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The Proverbial Tongue - Article
Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... not sin: but he that refraineth his lips is wise” (Proverbs 10:19). The book of Proverbs has much wise counsel concerning the use of the tongue. It contains, for example, no less than 27 sober warnings against speaking lies! There...
God's Favor To The Righteous - Article
Norman P. Spotts, D.D. - ... a mock at sin: but among the righteous there is favor" (Proverbs 14:9). The proverbs are designed to bring stability to those who heed them. These wise sayings cover many subjects; one of which is God's attitude toward those who are...
Watchman Of Our Words - Article
Connie J. Horn - ... for “the prayer of the upright is His delight” (Proverbs 15:8). In addition to prayer, praise also meets with His approval. We can say as David, “O LORD, open thou my lips; and my mouth shall shew forth thy praise” (Psalm...
God’s Favor To The Righteous - Article
Norman P. Spotts, D.D. - ... a mock at sin: but among the righteous there is favor” (Proverbs 14:9). The 915 proverbs are designed to bring security and stability to those who would heed them. These wise sayings cover a large variety of subjects; one of which is...
Hating Knowledge - Article
Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... delight in their scorning, and fools hate knowledge?” (Proverbs 1:22). This ancient question by the wise man, Solomon, was posed almost 3000 years ago and is still relevant today. “How long?” he asked. How long will men...
Children And Fathers - Article
John D. Morris, Ph.D. - ... of the Lord” (Ephesians 6:4). The book of Proverbs contains many admonitions regarding child-rearing methods. We find that an improperly disciplined and rebellious child will bring untold heartache to his or her parents....
Fountain Of Life - Article
Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death” (Proverbs 14:27). This beautiful phase, “fountain of life,” is used several times in the Old Testament, serving as a metaphor to illuminate a number of important...
The Grace Of Quietness - Article
Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding” (Proverbs 17:27,28). “Be not rash with thy mouth, and let not thine heart be hasty to utter any thing before God: for God is in heaven, and thou upon earth: therefore let thy words...
Loquacity - Article
Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit” (Proverbs 17:27). The sin of loquacity (that is, talkativeness or chattering) is one of those “little foxes” that can “spoil the vines” of an otherwise godly...
How To Handle A Multitude Of Sins - Article
Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins” (Proverbs 10:12). There is an old familiar cliché to the effect that we should “hate the sin, but love the sinner.” This may sound a bit trite because of over-use,...
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