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the face of Christ
circa 1000. « .
119. 1, 2, & 128.2,
+ Heb. or earhed.
Bo. & 119.27
The fame, excellency, riches, Chap. viij. ix. and discipline of wisdom.
Oth not + wisdom cry? and understanding
27 When he prepared the heavens, I was Before
there: when he fet la compass upon 2 She standeth in the top of high places, by the depth:
1000. Chap. 1. the way in the places of the paths.
28 'When he established the clouds above: Or, 20.& 9.3. 3. She crieth at the gates, at the entry of the when he strengthned the fountains of the deep: city, at the coming in at the doors.
29 m When he gave to the sea his decree, that m Gen. In 4 Unto you, men,
I call, and my voice is the waters, should not pass bis commandment : Job 38. to the sons of man.
when he appointed the foundations of the earth: 10,11,
Pfal. 33.70 50 ye simple, understand wisdom; and ye 30 • Then I was by him, as one brought up & 104.9. fools, be of an understanding heart.
with bim: P and I was daily bis delight, rejoycing T633.
» Job 38 b Chap.
6 Hear, for I will speak of bexcellent things; always before him: and the opening of my lips Mall
be right things. 3i Rejoycing in the habitable part of his John 1. 7. For my mouth shall speak truth, and earth, and my delights were with the sons of men.p Mal. 3. wickedness is + an abomination to my lips. 32 Now therefore hearken unto me, O ye?:
Col. 1.130 the abomnia . 8 All the words of my mouth are in righ- children : for 9 blessed are they that keep my 9. Plal. my lipsa teousness, there is nothing + froward or perverse ways. in them.
33 Hear instruction, and be wise, and refuse Luke 11. 9 They are all plain to him that understandeth, it not. and right to them that find knowledge.
Blessed is the man that heareth me,, Chap. z. 10 Receive my instruction, and not silver; watching daily at my gates, waiting at the posts
and knowledge rather than choice gold. of my doors. « Job 28.
11 For wisdom is better than rubies; and 35 For whoso findeth me, findeth life, and all the things that may be desired, are not to be shall + sobtain favour of the LORD.
bring for: compared to it.
36 But he that sinneth against me, wrongeth s Chap 12 I wisdom dwell with || prudence, and find his own soul; all they that hate me, love death. 12. 21. 14, 15.& out knowledge of witty inventions. The fear of the LORD is to hate evil; pride
CHAP. IX. and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward 1 The discipline; 4 and doctrine of wisdom. 13 The fubcilty. mouth do I hate.
custom, 16 and error of folly.
Tisdom hath builded her house, she hath à Ecclef. am understanding, "I have strength.
15 By me kings reign, and princes decree 2 2 She hath killed + her beasts, she hath a Match. justice.
mingled her wine; she hath also furnished her 22.3, &c.16 By me princes rule, and nobles, even all table.
her killingo the judges of the earth.
3 She hath fent forth her maidens, · she Chap.az. f James
17 I love them that love me, and those that crieth d upon the highest places of the city: seek me early shall find me,
4 Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither : 8 Chap: 3: 18 & Riches and honour are with me; yea, as for him that wanteth understanding, she faith 1 :14: durable riches and righteousness.
Chap: 6, to Cbapa 3. 19 h My fruit is better than gold, yea, than 5 Come, eat of my brend, and drink of the 32.
f Verf.2. fine gold; and my revenue than choice silver. wine which I have mingled.
20 I l lead in the way of righteousness, in the 6 Forsake the foolish, and live ; and go in lfai.55.3 midst of the paths of judgment :
the way of understanding,
inherit substance; and I will fill their treasures. himself shame: and he that rebuketh a wicked i Chap. 3•
22 i The LORD possessed me in the beginning man, getteth himself a blot. of his way, before his works of old.
8 & Reprove not a scorner, left he hate thee : g Match. . 23 "I was set up from everlasting, from the h rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee. Pfal. 2. beginning, or ever the earth was.
9 Give instruction to a wise man, and he will 141. 1. 24 When there were no depths, I was brought be yet wiser : teach a just man, and he will inforth : when there were no fountains abounding crease in learning. with water.
10 i The fear of the LORD is the beginning, ob 28, 1 Jobis 25 Before the mountains were settled; be- of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is pfal
. 111. fore the hills was I brought forth :
understanding, 26 While as yet he had not made the earth, k For by me thy days shall be multiplied, Chap. op en places, nor the || fields, nor i the highest part of the dust and the years of thy life shall be increased. of the world.
12 If thou be wise, thou shalt be wife for? Chap
4.5.7.& 16.16. ll Or,
Countel ia mine, and found wisdom: I Wifewn but her leven pillars
7. 19. e Dan. 2. 21. Rom. 1 3 1.
i Ver. 40
+ Heb.of bears.
18.& 7. 27
14. 9. & 15. 21.
19. 20. & 17,21,25
& 19. 13• & 29, 15.
7. 24, 25. &16. 18.
6. &c. Chup. II.
c Dan. 4 27.
10. 25. | Or, the wicked for
Moral virtues, and
their contrary vices. Before thy felf: but if thou scornest, thou alone shalt the destruction of the poor is their poverty. bear it.
16 The labour of the righteous tendeth to life; circa
Chrift 13 (m A foolish woman is clamorous; she the fruit of the wicked to lin. m Chap.7. is simple, and knoweth nothing.
17 He is in the way of life that keepeth in14. For the litteth at the door of her house, struction : but he that refuseth reproof, \ erreth. I Or, con* Ver. 3. on a seat n in the high places of the city, 18 He that hideth hatred with lying lips, and sech so err.
15 To call passengers who go right on their he that uttereth a flander, is a fool. ways.
19 In the multitude of words there wantech Eccles. 16 • Whofo is simple, let him turn in hi not sin : but he that refraineth his lips, is wise. ther: and as for bim that wanteth understanding, 20 The tongue of the just is as choice Gilver: The faith to him,
the heart of the wicked is little worth. 17 P Stolen waters are sweet, and bread t ea 21 The lips of the righteous feed many : but + Heb. often in secret is pleasant.
fools die for want t of wisdom. 18 But he knoweth not that 9 the dead are 22 * The blessing of the LORD, it makech z Pfal. 37. there; and that her guests are in the depths of rich, and he addeth no sorrow with it. hell.
23 y It is as sport to a fool to do mischief: but y Chap. CH A P. X.
a man of understanding hath wisdom.
24. The fear of the wicked, it shall come upon
ted. a Chap.
25 As the whirlwind passeth, so is the wicked THe proverbs of Solomon. - A wise fon ma
no more : but 2 the righteous is an everlasting - Matth. keth a glad father ; but a foolish fon is the foundation. Plal. 49. heaviness of his mother.
26 As vinegar to the teeth, and as smoke to 2 b Treasures of wickedness profit nothing: the eyes, so is the sluggard to them that send him. c but righteousness delivereth from death.
21 . The fear of the LORD + prolongeth a Chap: 3 • The Lord will not suffer the soul of the days : but b the years of the wicked thall be short- | Heb
. a Pfal. 14. righteous to famish : but he cafteth away the ned. substance of the wicked.
28 The hope of the righteous shall be glad- 32. & 12.
15 4. He becometh poor that dealeth with a slack 'ness: but the expectation of the wicked shall 16 ther wic- hand : but f the hand of the diligent maketh
perish. kedness. rich. e Chap.12.
way of the LORD is strength to the Eccles
. 7. 5. He that gathereth in summer, is a wise son: upright: but destruction shall be to the workers e'job 8. fChap. 13:
but he that sleepeth in harvest, is b a son that cau- of iniquity: 4.& 21.5. seth shame.
30 dThe righteous shall never be removed : Pfal
. 112. 6 Blessings are upon the head of the juft: but but the wicked shall not inhabit the earth. 27. 2. & h violence covereth the mouth of the wicked.
31 The mouth of the just bringeth fort wil- 22. & 7 i The memory of the just is blessed: but dom: but the froward tongue shall be cut out. i Plal. 9. the name of the wicked shall rot.
32. The lips of the righteous know what is ac8 The wise in heart will receive command- ceptable; but the mouth of the wicked speaketh | Heba * Ver. 1o. ments : k but ta prating fool | shall fall
nesses. fool of lips. 9 He that walketh uprightly, walketh fure
C H A P. XI. 0r, jhall ly : but he that perverteth his ways, shall be known.
a + False balance is abomination to the « Lev, 19. 10 m He that winketh with the eye causeth
LORD: but + a just weight is his delight. Deut. 25. Chap. 28. sorrow : n but a prating fool I shall fall
2 b When pride cometh, then cometh fhame: 12:16. m Chap. 11 °The mouth of a righteous man is a well but with the lowly is wisdom.
of life : but P violence covereth the mouth of 3. The integrity of the upright shall guide to the Or, Mall the wicked.
them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall balances of 12. Hatred stirreth up strifes : but I love co- destroy them. 13. 14. & vereth all (ins.
4 d Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but perfect 13 In the lips of him that hath understanding, righteousness delivereth from death. 197. 42. wisdom is found: but ra rod is for the back of 5 The righteousness of the perfect shall + di- 15.33. & him that is void of + understanding.
rect his way : but the wicked shall fall by his own g Chap. 14. Wise men lay up knowledge : but sthe wickedness
• Chap 1 Cor. 13. mouth of the foolish is near destruction.
6 The righteousness of the upright shall deli-23.c 15 The rich mans wealth is his strong city: ver them: but e transgressors shall be taken in 10. 2.
24. & 19. 15.
13. & II 20.
& Job 8.
He chat walkech,
Moral virtues, and
Chap. xj, xij.
their contrary vices. 7 When a wicked man dieth, bis expectation 29 He that troubleth his own house, v shall'in- Before Christ shall perish: and the hope of unjust men perifħ- herit the wind: and the fool shall be servant to
wise of heart. f Chap 8 The righteous is delivered out of trouble, 30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life ; • Eccles, and the wicked cometh in his ftead.
and he that + winneth fouls, is wise. 9 An & hypocrite with bis mouth destroyeth 31 y Behold the righteous shall be recompen- 12:30 his neighbour : but through knowledge shall the fed in the earth : much more the wicked and the latte. just be delivered
finner. 9 Chap. 10 h When it goeth well with the righteous,
4. 17, 18.
CHA P. XII.. 28.12,28. the city rejoyceth; and when the wicked perish, there is shouting:
Hoso loveth instruction, loveth knowi Chap } i By the blessing of the upright the city is
ledge: but he thar hateth reproof, is exalted : but it is overthrown by the mouth of brutish. + Heb. deflitate the wicked.
2 : A good man obtaineth favour of the LORD: Chap, 12 He that is + void of wisdom, despiseth his but a man of wicked devices will be condemn.
neighbour: but a man of understanding holdech 3 A man shall not be established by wickedChap. 20. his peace.
ness : but the root of the righteous shall not be chap: † Heb.
13 k + A tale-bearer revealeth secrets: but moved.
he that is of a faithful spirit concealeth the mat 4.A virtuous woman is a crown to her hus- ' I Cor. being a
band: but she that maketh ashamed, is d as roo- d Chap 14 ? Where no counsel is, the people falt: but tenness in his bones. li King in the multitude of counsellers there is safety: 5 The thoughts of the righteous are right: but
15 m He that is surety for a stranger, + fhall the counsels of the wicked are deceit. 22. & 24. smart for it: and he that hateth t suretiship, is
6 e The words of the wicked are to lie in wait
e Chap. Is sure.
for blood : f but the mouth of the upright Thall Chap. m Chap
16 A gracious woman retaineth honour: and deliver them. Shall be fare strong men retain riches.
7 & The wicked are overthrown, and are not:
36, 37. 17. The merciful man doeth good to his own but the house
of the righteous shall stand. Cnap. II. mbele there foul: but be that is cruel, troubleth his own flesh. 8 A man shall be commended according to his 21. frike 18 The wicked worketh a deceitful work: but wisdom: but he that is t of a perverfe heart thall + Heb.. to him that foweth righteousness, shall be a fure be despised.
perverse of reward.
9 He that is despised and hath a servant, is b Chap. James 3.
19 As righteousness tendeth to life: fo he that better than he that honoureth himself, and lacketh *3• 7 pursueth evił pursuetb it to his own death. bread:
20 They that are of a froward heart are abo 10 : A righteous man regardeth the life of hisi Deur: mination to the LORD: but such as are upright in beast: but the || tender mercies of the wicked are more their way, are bis delight.
cruel. • Chap 21 O'Though hand joy in hand, the wicked shall IT k He that tilseth his land, shall be satisfied # Chap.
not be unpunished: but the seed of the righteous with bread: but he that followeth vain persons, is
void of understanding.
forerefs. Heb. fair woman which is withour discretion. but the root of the righteous yieldeth
+ Heb. from,
23 The desire of the righteous is only good: 13 + ' The wicked is snared by the transgref- of the wica 12 Cor., but the expectation of the wicked is wrath. 9.8, 9,10.
fion of his lips : but the juft fhall come out of trou- kedisinske 24. There is that scattereth, and yet increaseth; ble.
transgres The Soul of and there is that withholdeth more than is meer,
fion of lipas blefling.
mA man shall be satisfied with good by the 1 Chap.
fruit of his mouth, and the recompence of a mans
* Chap -
a prudent man covereth shaine. 27 He that diligently feeketh good, procureth 17: P He that speaketh truth, sheweth forth that day. favour : ' but he that seeketh misschief, it shall righteousness; but a false witness deceit. come unto him.
18 9 There is that speaketh like the piercings 2.62597 28 He that trusteth in his riches, shall fall: of a sword: but the tongue of the wife is health. 7.86+. 3a 3.& 92. 12, &c. but the righteous shall flourish as a branch, 19. The lip of truth thall be established for e
IS. 13: * Isai. 50.
# Or, au bundant,
+ Heb. shall be
o Pfal. 32.
moral virtues, and
their contrary vices. Befere Christ
ver : but a lying tongue is but for a mo 14 · The law of the wife is a fountain of life, Refore circa
to depart from the snares of death. 1000,
20 Deceit is in the heart of them that imagine 15 Good understanding giveth favour: but the 1000. evil: but to the counsellers of peace, is joy. way of transgressors is hard.
21 There shall no evil happen to the just: but 16 « Every prudent man dealeth with know-10. 11. & the wicked shall be filled with mischief.
ledge: but a fool + layeth open bis folly. * Chap: 6, 22 Lying lips are abomination to the LORD: 17 A wicked messenger falleth into misschief:.
ka Chap 17: &evt. but they that deal truly are his delight.
but 1a faithful ambassador is health.
12. 23. & 23. A prudent man concealeth knowledge : 18 Poverty and shame shall be to him that re
Spreaderbo Chibi & but the heart of fools proclaimeth foolishness.
fuseth instruction : but m he that regardeth re-I Chap 24. The hand of the diligent shall bear rule: proof, shall be honoured. I Chap
+ Heb. 4x but the slothful shall be under tribute.
* The desire accomplished.is sweet to the ambassa25 Heaviness in the heart of man maketh it soul: but it is abomination to fools to depart from faichfulness. ceitful. u Chap. Ioop: but * a good word maketh it glad. evil.
m Chap. 26 The righteous is more l'excellent than bis 20 Hethat walketh with wifemen shall be wise: 15:31. neighbour: but the way of the wicked seducech but a companion of fools + shall be destroyed. them.
21 ° Evil pursueth (inners: but to the right- brokm. 27 The slothful man roasteth not that which cous, good shall be repayed. he took in hunting : but the substance of a dili 22 A good man leaveth an inheritance to his o. gent man is precious.
childrens children: and the P wealth of the finner Job 27. 28 In the way of righteousness is life, and in is laid for the just.. ';
Chap 28. the path-way thereof there is no death.
23.4 Much food is in the tillage of the poor: 8.
but there is that is destroyed for want of judg-26. CHA P. XIII.
* Chap: A Wife for beareth his fathers inftru&tion :
Wise son beareth his fathers instruction : 24 * He that spareth his rod, hateth his fon :,
but he that loveth him, chastneth him betimes. s Chap. 2. A man shall eat good by the fruit of his 25 The righteous eateth to the satisfying of 7:15.
mouth: but the soul of the transgressors shall eat his soul: but the belly of the wicked shall want. 20.11.17 violence.
CH A P. XIV. 3 He that keepeth his mouth, keepeth his life?? but he that openeth wide his lips, shall have Ege Foolih pucketh it down with her hands. 34.3: Very, wise woman buildeth her house: but
a Chap. destruction • Chap: 4 The soul of the sluggard desireth, and bath
2 He that walketh in his uprightness, feareth
c but the lips of the wise shall preserve them. • Chap 6 d Righteousness keeperh bim that is upright
4 Where no oxen are, the crib is clean: but 12.6. Hab. in the way: but wickedness overthroweth + the much increase is by the strength of the ox. sinner.
d A faithful witness will not lie: but a falfe d Exod. e Chap. 7.There is that maketh himself rich, yet bath witness will utter lies. nothing: there is that maketh himself poor, yet
6 A scorner seeketh wisdom, and findeth it not: Chap. 6. bath great riches.
but e knowledge is easie unto him that understan8 The ransom of a mans life are his riches: but deth.
. the poor heareth not rebuke.
7 Go from the presence of a foolish man,when 9.9.8 f Job 13.
9 The light of the righteous rejoyceth: fbut thou perceiveft not in him the lips of knowledge. 17.24. the lamp of the wicked Ihall be put out.
8 The wisdom of the prudent is to understand 10 Only by pridecometh contention: but with his way: but the folly of fools is deceit. & Chap. the well-advised is wisdom.
Fools make a mock at sin: but among the f Chap. 11 Wealth gotten by vanity, shall be dimi- righteous there is favour. +. Heb. nished: but he that gathereth † by labour, shall 10 The heart knoweth + his own bitterness; + Heb. increase.
and a stranger doth not intermeddle with his joy. more of this 12 Hope deferred maketh the heart fick : but 11 The house of the wicked shall be over-sonl. Verf. 19. b when the desire cometh, it is a tree of life. rown: but the tabernacle of the upright shall
13 Whoso despiseth the word, shall be de- flourish. stroyed: but he that feareth the commandment,
12 6 There is a way which seemeth right unto Clap. Le in peace. I shall be rewarded.
a man ; but the end thereof are the ways of death.
Ecclef. 2. 2.
+ Heb. belchech, bleth.
19. 7. t Heb. many are ke lovers
Ver. 31. 23:
& 61. 8.
& 66. 3.
Amos s. 22.
Moral virtues, and
their contrary Vices. Before
13 Even in laughter the heart is forrowful ; 2 The tongue of the wise useth knowlekge Before Christ and the end of that mirth is heaviness. aright: b but the mouth of fools + poureth out Christ
14 The backslider in heart shall be filled with foolishness. 1000. b Chap50 his own ways: and a good man shall be satisfied c The eyes of the LORD are in every place, b Verf. 28.
3 from himself.
beholding the evil and the good.
Chap: 12. 15. The simple believeth every word: but the 4 + wholsom tongue is a tree of life : but 23. & 13. Chap: 1. prudent man looketh well to his going.
perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit. 31. & 12.
16:* A wiseman feareth, and departeth from 5 d A fool despiseth his fathers instruction : 05,66Chap evil: but the fool rageth, and is confident. - e but he that regardech reproof, is prudent.
6 In the house of the righteous is much trea-21.
« Job 34 17 He that is foon angry dealeth foolifhly: and a man of wicked devices is hated.
fure :' but in the revenues of the wicked is trou-Chap. so 18 The simple inherit folly: but the prudent ble.
Jer. 16.17. are crowned with knowledge.
7. The lips of the wise disperse knowledge: but & 32. 19. 19 The evil bow before the good: and the the heart of the foolish doth not so. wicked at the gates of the righteous.
8 f The facrifice of the wicked is an abomina-The healI Chap. 20 ! The poor is hated even of his own neigh- tion to the Lord: bur the prayer of the upright over de tine bour :- but + the rich hatb
is his delight.
d Chap. 21 He that despiseth his neighbour, finneth : :9 The way of the wieked is an abomination cha: of the rich.
m but he that hath mercy on the poor, happy unto the Lord: but he loveth him that 8 fol- 13. 18. m Pf. 112. is he.
loweth after righteousness. 9.& 141.
22 Do they not err that devise evil? but mercy 10 | Correction is grievous unto him that for- f 'Chap. and truth shallbe to them that devise good. faketh the way: and he that hateth reproof Ifai. 1.15.
23. In all labour there is profit: but the talk shall die. of the lips tendeth only to penury;
Il i Hell and destruction are before the LORD: Jer. 6.20, 24. The crown of the wife is their riches : but how much
more then k the hearts of the children & 7. 22. the foolishnefs of fools is folly.
of men ? n Verf. s.
25 A true witness delivereth fouls, but a 12 A scorner loveth not one that reproveth Chap: deceitful witness speaketh lies.
him: neither will he go unto the wise. 26 In the fear of the LORD is strong confi 13 'A merry heart maketh a cheerful counte-". dence : and his children shall have a place of re- nance : but m by sorrow of the heart, the spirit is fruction. fuge. is
h Chap •Chap
o The fear of the LORD is a fountain of 14 The heart of him that hath understanding, 10. 17. life, to depart from the snares of death.
seeketh knowledge: but the mouth of fools fee-i Job 26. 28 In the multitude of people is the kings deth on foolishness. honour ? but in the want of people is the 15 All the days of the afflicted are evil: n but .. destruction of the prince.
he that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast. 6. 30. 29 He that is flow to wrath is of great un 16 . Better is little with the fear of the Psal. 7. 9
& 44. 2i. Heb. derstanding: but be that is † hasty of spirit LORD, than great treasure, and trouble there- John 2. Short of exalteth folly:
30 A found heart is the life of the flesh: but 17 P Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, Aas 1: P envy 9 the rottennels of the bones.
than a stalled ox, and hatred therewith. 9 Chap
I 31 - He that oppresseth the poor, reproacheth
18.4 A wrathful man stirreth up ftrife: but 17.22: 7 Chap. s his maker : but he that honoureth him, hath be that is flow to anger appeaseth strife.
m Chapa Matth.25. mercy on the poor.
of the flothful man is as an « Chaps See Job 32 The wicked is driven away in his wicked- hedge of thorns : but the way of the righteous ?7:32 31.15,16. ness: but the righteous hath hope in his death. + is made plain. Chap 22.
20 * A wise son maketh a glad father : but a Chap. 16 • Job 13. hath understanding: but that wbich is in the foolish man despiseth his mother. 15.& 19. midst of fools is made known.
21 · Folly is joy to bim that is + destitute of p Chap. Pr.2 3.4. 34 Righteousness exalteth a nation : but finis wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh Chap. Chap.** a reproach t to any people.
, purposes are disap- Chap. *'Heb.ro vant : but his wrath is against him that causeth pointed : but in the multitude of counsellers they Heb.is shame.
raisedap CHA P. XV. 23 A man hath joy by the answer of his a confez
. • Chap: a Soft answer turneth away wrath : but
mouth:10. 1. & up anger.
29: 3. • Chap. 10,23, † Heb, void of beatt. v Chap. 11.14. & 20m
21. 21. 1 Tim. 6. por, in