Proverbs 26:26
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Though his hatred covers itself with guile, His wickedness will be revealed before the assembly.

King James Bible
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
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Better, "Hatred is covered by deceit, but in the midst of the congregation his wickedness will be made manifest," i. e., then, in the time of need, the feigned friendship will pass into open enmity.

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

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