Proverbs 26:26
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King James Version
Whose hatred is covered by deceit, his wickedness shall be shewed before the whole congregation.

Darby Bible Translation
Though his hatred is covered by dissimulation, his wickedness shall be made manifest in the congregation.

World English Bible
His malice may be concealed by deception, but his wickedness will be exposed in the assembly.

Young's Literal Translation
Hatred is covered by deceit, Revealed is its wickedness in an assembly.

Proverbs 26:26 Parallel
King James Translators' Notes

by...: or, in secret

Geneva Study Bible

Whose hatred is covered by deceit, his wickedness shall be revealed before the whole {m} congregation.

(m) In the assembly of the godly.Proverbs 26:26 Parallel Commentaries

We Shall not be Curious in the Ranking of the Duties in which Christian Love...
We shall not be curious in the ranking of the duties in which Christian love should exercise itself. All the commandments of the second table are but branches of it: they might be reduced all to the works of righteousness and of mercy. But truly these are interwoven through other. Though mercy uses to be restricted to the showing of compassion upon men in misery, yet there is a righteousness in that mercy, and there is mercy in the most part of the acts of righteousness, as in not judging rashly,
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

Many specimens of the so-called Wisdom Literature are preserved for us in the book of Proverbs, for its contents are by no means confined to what we call proverbs. The first nine chapters constitute a continuous discourse, almost in the manner of a sermon; and of the last two chapters, ch. xxx. is largely made up of enigmas, and xxxi. is in part a description of the good housewife. All, however, are rightly subsumed under the idea of wisdom, which to the Hebrew had always moral relations. The Hebrew
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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