New American Standard Bible
Hatred stirs up strife, But love covers all transgressions.
King James Bible
Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.
Darby Bible Translation
Hatred stirreth up strifes; but love covereth all transgressions.
World English Bible
Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all wrongs.
Young's Literal Translation
Hatred awaketh contentions, And over all transgressions love covereth.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Love covereth all sins - i. e., First hides, does not expose, and then forgives and forgets all sins.
LibraryThe Folly of Slander. Part 2.
"He that uttereth slander is a fool."--Prov. x. 18. I have formerly in this place, discoursing upon this text, explained the nature of the sin here condemned, with its several kinds and ways of practising. II. I shall now proceed to declare the folly of it; and to make good by divers reasons the assertion of the wise man, that "He who uttereth slander is a fool." 1. Slandering is foolish, as sinful and wicked. All sin is foolish upon many accounts; as proceeding from ignorance, error, inconsiderateness, …
Isaac Barrow—Sermons on Evil-Speaking, by Isaac Barrow
Lii. Trust in God.
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
Pride of Prosperity
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant,
let him know that he who turns a sinner from the error of his way will save his soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.
1 Peter 4:8
Above all, keep fervent in your love for one another, because love covers a multitude of sins.
He who conceals a transgression seeks love, But he who repeats a matter separates intimate friends.
For the churning of milk produces butter, And pressing the nose brings forth blood; So the churning of anger produces strife.
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