Proverbs 11:24 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 24 One man scatters freely, yet adding more; another withholds what is due, and only suffers want.
To possess “the light of life” one must put faith in Jesus Christ and become his follower. On social media every day millions of Christians are saying such things as "I am a Calvinist," "I am an Arminian." "I am a Lutheran," "I am a Wesleyan," and so on. They then go on to debate and argue theology as though it is a blood sport.
One of the major themes of Matthew is Jesus as the fulfillment of the Davidic/Messianic Kingship. We see this introduced in the first verse of the gospel, which functions as a summary for the introductory genealogy: The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham.
Proverbs 11:23 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 23 The desire of the righteous is only good; the expectation of the wicked in wrath.
Proverbs 11:22 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 22 Like a gold ring in a pig's snout is a beautiful woman without discretion.
Proverbs 11:21 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 21 Be assured, an evil man will not go unpunished, but the offspring of the righteous will be delivered.
An interview with Dr. Mark House and a question and answer with Dr. Ted Hildebrandt by Christian Publishing House (CPH). Mostly Biblical Greek will be discussed but the same principles apply to Biblical Hebrew.
Proverbs 11:20 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 20 Men of crooked heart are detestable to Jehovah, but those of blameless ways are his delight.
To confide in God’s will, the secret of all true greatness is to rise out of all our anxieties and plans and fears when we think of ourselves as the arbiters of our own fortunes, and so 'lean to our own understanding.' Not in acts of solemn worship or great crises only, but 'in all thy ways;' and then God will make the 'path' straight and even.
Hebrews 2:1; 3:12 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 2 For this reason we must pay much closer attention to the things that have been heard, so that we do not drift away from it. 12 Take care, brothers, lest there be in any of you an evil, unbelieving heart, in falling away from the living God.