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The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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1Observations of public government,
15and of private.
22Of anger, pride, thievery, cowardice, and corruption.
 
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Chapter 29

Verse 1
He, that being often reproved hardeneth his neck, shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.


He, that being often reproved
Heb. a man of reproofs.
1:24-31; 1 Samuel 2:25,34; 1 Kings 17:1; 18:18; 20:42; 21:20-23; 1 Kings 22:20-23,28,34-37; 2 Chronicles 25:16; 33:10; 36:15-17; Jeremiah 25:3-5; Jeremiah 26:3-5; 35:13-16; Zechariah 1:3-6; Matthew 26:21-25; John 6:70,71; John 13:10,11,18,26; Acts 1:18,25
hardeneth
2 Chronicles 36:13; Nehemiah 9:29; Isaiah 48:4; Jeremiah 17:23
shall
6:15; 28:18; Isaiah 30:13,14; Zechariah 7:11-14; 1 Thessalonians 5:3

Verse 2
When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn.
the righteous
11:10; 28:12,28; Esther 8:15; Psalms 72:1-7; Isaiah 32:1,2; Jeremiah 23:5,6; Revelation 11:15
in authority
or, increased. when the wicked.
Esther 3:15; Ecclesiastes 10:5; Matthew 2:3,16

Verse 3
Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.
loveth
10:1; 15:20; 23:15,24,25; 27:11; Luke 1:13-17
he
5:8-10; 6:26; 21:17,20; 28:7,19; Luke 15:13,30

Verse 4
The king by judgment establisheth the land: but he that receiveth gifts overthroweth it.
king
14; 16:12; 20:8; 1 Samuel 13:13; 2 Samuel 8:15; 1 Kings 2:12; Psalms 89:14; 99:4; Isaiah 9:7; 49:8
he that receiveth gifts
Heb. a man of oblations.
2 Kings 15:18-20; Jeremiah 22:13-17; Daniel 11:20; Micah 7:3

Verse 5
A man that flattereth his neighbour spreadeth a net for his feet.
that
7:5,21; 20:19; 26:24,25,28; 2 Samuel 14:17-24; Job 17:5; Psalms 5:9; 12:2; 1 Thessalonians 2:5
spreadeth
1:17; Lamentations 1:13; Hosea 5:1; Luke 20:20,21; Romans 16:18

Verse 6
In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare: but the righteous doth sing and rejoice.
the transgression
5:22; 11:5,6; 12:13; Job 18:7-10; Psalms 11:6; Isaiah 8:14,15; 2 Timothy 2:26
but
Psalms 97:11; 118:15; 132:16; Romans 5:2,3; James 1:2; 1 Peter 1:8; 1 John 1:4

Verse 7
The righteous considereth the cause of the poor: but the wicked regardeth not to know it.
considereth
Job 29:16; 31:13,21; Psalms 31:7; 41:1; Galatians 6:1
but
21:13; 1 Samuel 25:9-11; Jeremiah 5:28; 22:15-17; Ezekiel 22:7,29-31; Micah 3:1-4

Verse 8
Scornful men bring a city into a snare: but wise men turn away wrath.
Scornful
11:11; Isaiah 28:14-22; Matthew 27:39-43; John 9:40,41; 11:47-50; 1 Thessalonians 2:15,16
bring a city into a snare
or, set a city on fire.
James 3:5,6
wise
Exodus 32:10-14; Numbers 16:48; 25:11; Deuteronomy 9:18-20; 2 Samuel 24:16,17; Jeremiah 15:1; Ezekiel 22:30; Amos 7:2-6; James 5:15-18

Verse 9
If a wise man contendeth with a foolish man, whether he rage or laugh, there is no rest.
26:4; Ecclesiastes 10:13; Matthew 7:6; 11:17-19

Verse 10
The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his soul.
The blood-thirsty
Heb. Men of bloods.
Genesis 4:5-8; 1 Samuel 20:31-33; 22:11-23; 1 Kings 21:20; 22:8; 2 Chronicles 18:7; Mark 6:18,19,24-27; John 15:18,19; 1 John 3:12,13
but
1 Samuel 15:11; Jeremiah 13:15-17; 18:20; 40:14-16; Luke 23:34; John 5:34; Acts 7:60; Romans 10:1

Verse 11
A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise man keepeth it in till afterwards.
12:16,23; 14:33; Judges 16:17; Amos 5:13; Micah 7:5

Verse 12
If a ruler hearken to lies, all his servants are wicked.
20:8; 25:23; 1 Samuel 22:8-23; 23:19-23; 2 Samuel 3:7-11; 4:5-12; 1 Kings 21:11-13; 2 Kings 10:6,7; Psalms 52:2-4; 101:5-7

Verse 13
The poor and the deceitful man meet together: the LORD lighteneth both their eyes.
the deceitful man
or, the usurer.
Matthew 9:9; 1 Corinthians 6:10
meet
22:2; Exodus 22:25,26; Leviticus 25:35-37; Nehemiah 5:5-7
Lord
Psalms 13:3; Matthew 5:45; Ephesians 2:1

Verse 14
The king that faithfully judgeth the poor, his throne shall be established for ever.
king
4; 16:12; 20:28; 25:5; 28:16; Job 29:11-18; Psalms 72:2-4,12-14; 82:2,3; Psalms 89:2; Isaiah 1:17; 11:4; Jeremiah 5:28; 22:16; Daniel 4:27
his throne
Isaiah 9:6,7; Luke 1:32,33; Hebrews 1:8,9

Verse 15
The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.
a rod
17,21; 22:6,15; 23:13,14; Hebrews 12:10,11
a child
10:1,5; 17:21,25; 1 Kings 1:6

Verse 16
When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall.
the wicked
2; *marg:
but
Psalms 37:34,36; 58:10; 91:8; 92:9,11; 112:8; Revelation 15:4; 18:20

Verse 17
Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul.
15; 13:24; 19:18; 22:15; 23:13,14

Verse 18
Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.
there
1 Samuel 3:1; Hosea 4:6; Amos 8:11,12; Matthew 9:36; Romans 10:13-15
perish
or, is made naked.
2 Chronicles 28:19
but
19:16; Psalms 19:11; 119:2; Luke 11:28; John 13:17; 14:21-23; James 1:25; Revelation 22:14

Verse 19
A servant will not be corrected by words: for though he understand he will not answer.
servant
26:3; 30:22
though
Job 19:16

Verse 20
Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
Seest
11; Ecclesiastes 5:2; James 1:19
words
or, matters.
14:29; 21:5
more
26:12

Verse 22
An angry man stirreth up strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.
angry
10:12; 15:18; 17:19; 26:21; 30:33
a furious
17:19; 22:24; James 3:16

Verse 23
A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit.
man's
18:12; 2 Chronicles 32:25,26; 33:10-12,23,24; Job 22:29; 40:12; Isaiah 2:11,12; Daniel 4:30-37; 5:20,21; Luke 14:11; 18:14; Acts 12:23; James 4:6-10; 1 Peter 5:5
honour
15:33; Deuteronomy 8:2,3,16; Isaiah 57:15; 66:2; Matthew 5:3; 18:4; 23:12

Verse 24
Whoso is partner with a thief hateth his own soul: he heareth cursing, and bewrayeth it not.
partner
1:11-19; Psalms 50:18-22; Isaiah 1:23; Mark 11:17
hateth
6:32; 8:36; 15:32; 20:2
he
Leviticus 5:1; Judges 17:2

Verse 25
The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the LORD shall be safe.
fear
Genesis 12:11-13; 20:2,11; 26:7; Exodus 32:22-24; 1 Samuel 15:24; 27:1,11; 1 Kings 19:3; Isaiah 57:11; Matthew 10:28; 15:12; 26:69-74; John 3:2; 9:22; 12:42; John 19:12,13; Galatians 2:11-13; 2 Timothy 4:16,17
whoso
16:20; 18:10; 30:5; 1 Chronicles 5:20; Psalms 118:8; 125:1; Ecclesiastes 7:18; Daniel 3:28; 6:23; 1 Peter 1:21
safe
Heb. set on high.
Psalms 69:29; 91:14

Verse 26
Many seek the ruler's favour; but every man's judgment cometh from the LORD.
seek
19:6; Psalms 20:9
ruler's favour
Heb. face of a ruler.
16:7; 19:21; 21:1; Genesis 43:14; Ezra 7:27,28; Nehemiah 1:11; Esther 4:16; Psalms 20:9; Psalms 62:12; Isaiah 46:9-11; Daniel 4:35

Verse 27
An unjust man is an abomination to the just: and he that is upright in the way is abomination to the wicked.
24:9; Psalms 119:115; 139:21; Zechariah 11:8; John 7:7; 15:17-19,23; 1 John 3:13


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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Proverbs 29". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". <http://classic.studylight.org/com/tsk/view.cgi?book=pr&chapter=029>.  

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