King James Version
They that are of a froward heart are abomination to the LORD: but such as are upright in their way are his delight.
Darby Bible Translation
The perverse in heart are abomination to Jehovah; but they that are perfect in their way are his delight.
World English Bible
Those who are perverse in heart are an abomination to Yahweh, but those whose ways are blameless are his delight.
Young's Literal Translation
An abomination to Jehovah are the perverse of heart, And the perfect of the way are His delight.
Proverbs 11:20 Parallel
CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
They that are of a froward heart are abomination to the LORD: but such as are upright in their way are his delight.Proverbs 11:20 Parallel Commentaries
A sermon (No. 642) delivered on Sunday morning, July 30, 1865, at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington, by C. H. Spurgeon. "He that withholdeth corn, the people shall curse him: but blessing shall be upon the head of him that selleth it."--Proverbs 11:26. If I dared, I should always preach upon the comfortable promises and gracious doctrines of God's Word. I find it most delightful and easy work to expatiate upon those themes of revelation which abound in sweetness, and are full of savor and preciousness …
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs
The Soul Winner
How those are to be Admonished who Decline the Office of Preaching Out of Too Great Humility, and those who Seize on it with Precipitate Haste.
Sanctions of Moral Law, Natural and Governmental.
Jesus, My Rock.
George Muller, and the Secret of His
The Publication of the Gospel
We Shall not be Curious in the Ranking of the Duties in which Christian Love...
The Controversy Ended
1 Chronicles 29:17
I know also, my God, that thou triest the heart, and hast pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of mine heart I have willingly offered all these things: and now have I seen with joy thy people, which are present here, to offer willingly unto thee.
A froward heart shall depart from me: I will not know a wicked person.
ALEPH. Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD.
For the froward is abomination to the LORD: but his secret is with the righteous.
Though hand join in hand, the wicked shall not be unpunished: but the seed of the righteous shall be delivered.
Righteousness keepeth him that is upright in the way: but wickedness overthroweth the sinner.
Fools make a mock at sin: but among the righteous there is favour.
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