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The Sin Of Laziness - Article
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Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... upon his hinges, so doth the slothful upon his bed” (Proverbs 26:14). This is one of the more colorful of numerous colorful verses in the Book of Proverbs which rebukes the sin of laziness. Note a few of the others: “The way...
Who Is The Strange Woman? - Article
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Henry Morris, Ph.D. - end is bitter as wormwood, sharp as a two-edged sword” (Proverbs 5:3). The “strange woman” is actually any woman not instructed in the laws of God, as were the women of Israel, and consequently who tend to practice and...
Wise In Your Own Conceit - Article
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Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit” (Proverbs 26:5). “Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him” (Proverbs 26:12). “The sluggard is wiser in his own conceit than...
The Instruction Of Thy Father - Article
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Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother” (Proverbs 1:8). The purpose of the Book of Proverbs is: “To know wisdom and instruction; to perceive the words of understanding” (Proverbs 1:2). Then, the...
God's Favor To The Righteous - Article
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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...
Proverb's Promises - Article
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Connie J. Horn - ... knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction” (Proverbs 1:7). The above verse has often been quoted as a proof text for the necessity of salvation as a prerequisite to true knowledge, and rightly so. But how does one arrive at...
Hating Knowledge - Article
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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 continue...
Wise In Our Own Conceit - Article
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Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... thine own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil” (Proverbs 3:7).This ironic and biting phrase, “wise in thine own eyes,” occurs seven times in the Bible-five times in Proverbs, twice in Romans. The first occurrence is...
Holy Goodness - Article
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Henry Morris III, D.Min. - ... 37:23). • Good people expect God’s blessing (Proverbs 12:2). • Good people secure their children (Proverbs 13:22). • Good people are satisfied with life (Proverbs 14:14). • Good people love wisdom (Matthew...
God’s Favor To The Righteous - Article
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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...
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