He who finds a good wife kjv
Proverbs Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well. Proverbs A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones. Proverbs So shalt thou find favour and good understanding in the sight of God and man. Aramaic Bible in Plain English He that finds a wife finds a good thing, and receives the will of Lord Jehovah, and he that puts away a good wife puts away good from his house. Brenton Septuagint Translation He that has found a good wife has found favours, and has received gladness from God.SEE VIDEO BY TOPIC: The Book of Mark - KJV - Audio Bible (FULL) by Alexander Scourby
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Parallel Translations The Amplified Bible He who finds a [true] wife finds a good thing and obtains favor from the Lord. Darby's Translation Whoso hath found a wife hath found a good thing, and hath obtained favour from Jehovah. Bible in Basic English Whoever gets a wife gets a good thing, and has the approval of the Lord.
English Standard Version He who finds a wife finds a good thing and obtains favor from the Lord. Easy-to-Read Version If you find a wife, then you have found a good thing. She shows that the Lord is happy with you. The Geneva Bible He that findeth a wife, findeth a good thing, and receiueth fauour of the Lord. And he who puts out a good wife, puts out good from his house.
The Bishop's Bible Who so findeth a wyfe, findeth a good thing, and receaueth fauour of the Lorde. Holman Christian Standard A man who finds a wife finds a good thing and obtains favor from the Lord. Green Literal Translation Whoever finds a wife finds good, and gets favor from Jehovah. New International Version He who finds a wife finds what is good and receives favor from the Lord.
King James Version Who so findeth a wife, findeth a good thing, and obtaineth fauour of the Lord. New Century Version When a man finds a wife, he finds something good. It shows that the LORD is pleased with him. New Life Version He who finds a wife finds a good thing, and gets favor from the Lord. New Revised Standard He who finds a wife finds a good thing, and obtains favor from the Lord. The Emphasised Bible Who hath found a wife, hath found a blessing, and hath obtained favour from Yahweh.
Douay-Rheims Bible He that hath found a good wife, hath found a good thing, and shall receive a pleasure from the Lord. He that driveth away a good wife, driveth away a good thing: but he that keepeth an adulteress, is foolish and wicked.
Updated Bible Version 1. The Wycliffe Bible He that fyndith a good womman, fyndith a good thing; and of the Lord he schal drawe vp myrthe. He that puttith a wey a good womman, puttith awei a good thing; but he that holdith auowtresse, is a fool and vnwijs. Young's Literal Translation [Whoso] hath found a wife hath found good, And bringeth out good-will from Jehovah. Genesis Abraham looked up and saw three men standing nearby. He quickly ran to meet them, bowed with his face to the ground,.
Genesis When the three men got ready to leave, they looked down toward Sodom, and Abraham walked part of the way with them.
Genesis That evening the two angels arrived in Sodom, while Lot was sitting near the city gate. When Lot saw them, he got up, bowed down low,. Psalms You were angry and started to destroy them, but Moses, your chosen leader, begged you not to do it.
So send the people of Judah away. Jeremiah I tried to help them, but they are paying me back by digging a pit to trap me.
I even begged you not to punish them. Ezekiel I looked for someone to defend the city and to protect it from my anger, as well as to stop me from destroying it.
But I found no one. Acts But Stephen was filled with the Holy Spirit. He looked toward heaven, where he saw our glorious God and Jesus standing at his right side. Ask God to help and bless them all, and tell God how thankful you are for each of them. Gill's Notes on the Bible Whoso findeth a wife , A good one; so the Septuagint, Vulgate Latin, Syriac, and Arabic versions, supply it; and so the Targum, though it leaves out the word good in the last clause; and no other can be meant, even a good natured one, wise, prudent, careful, and industrious; a proper helpmeet, a virtuous woman, as in Proverbs ; whoso seeks after such an one, and finds one, especially one that has the grace of God, which he should seek after among his friends, and by their assistance, and by prayer to God:.
Jarchi interprets it of the law in a mystic sense, but, according to the literal sense, of a good wife;. Clarke's Notes on the Bible Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing - Marriage, with all its troubles and embarrassments, is a blessing from God; and there are few cases where a wife of any sort is not better than none, because celibacy is an evil; for God himself hath said, "It is not good for man to be alone.
The Septuagint is not satisfied without an addition: "But he who puts away a good wife, puts away a good thing: and he that retains an adulteress, is a fool and wicked. The Hebrew text as it stands, teaches a general doctrine by a simple but general proposition: "He that findeth a wife findeth a good thing. Paul: "Marriage is honorable in all. As to good wives and bad wives, they are relatively so, in general; and most of them that have been bad afterwards, have been good at first; and we well know the best things may deteriorate, and the world generally allows that where there are matrimonial contentions, there are faults on both sides.
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Parallel Translations The Amplified Bible He who finds a [true] wife finds a good thing and obtains favor from the Lord. Darby's Translation Whoso hath found a wife hath found a good thing, and hath obtained favour from Jehovah. Bible in Basic English Whoever gets a wife gets a good thing, and has the approval of the Lord. English Standard Version He who finds a wife finds a good thing and obtains favor from the Lord.
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Proverbs 18:22 NKJV
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According to a Washington Post article dated , the proportion of adults who are married has plunged to record lows. It went on to say:. In , for example, 72 percent of all adults were married. The median age for brides was barely 20, and the grooms were just a couple of years older. Married couples have dropped below half of all American households for the first time, the Census Bureau says — a milestone in the evolution of the American family toward less traditional forms.
Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the L ord. Proverbs KJV blessing seeking. And he answered and said unto them, Have ye not read, that he which made them at the beginning made them male and female, And said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife: and they twain shall be one flesh? Wherefore they are no more twain, but one flesh. What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder. Matthew KJV.