Proverbs 7:12
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New American Standard Bible
She is now in the streets, now in the squares, And lurks by every corner.

King James Bible
Now is she without, now in the streets, and lieth in wait at every corner.)

Darby Bible Translation
now without, now in the broadways, and she lieth in wait at every corner.

World English Bible
Now she is in the streets, now in the squares, and lurking at every corner.

Young's Literal Translation
Now in an out-place, now in broad places, And near every corner she lieth in wait) --

Proverbs 7:12 Parallel

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Blessed are the Poor in Spirit
Having spoken of the general notion of blessedness, I come next to consider the subjects of this blessedness, and these our Saviour has deciphered to be the poor in spirit, the mourners, etc. But before I touch upon these, I shall attempt a little preface or paraphrase upon this sermon of the beatitudes. 1 Observe the divinity in this sermon, which goes beyond all philosophy. The philosophers use to say that one contrary expels another; but here one contrary begets another. Poverty is wont to expel
Thomas Watson—The Beatitudes: An Exposition of Matthew 5:1-12

On the Symbols of the Essence' and Coessential. '
We must look at the sense not the wording. The offence excited is at the sense; meaning of the Symbols; the question of their not being in Scripture. Those who hesitate only at coessential,' not to be considered Arians. Reasons why coessential' is better than like-in-essence,' yet the latter may be interpreted in a good sense. Explanation of the rejection of coessential' by the Council which condemned the Samosatene; use of the word by Dionysius of Alexandria; parallel variation in the use of Unoriginate;
Athanasius—Select Works and Letters or Athanasius

Proverbs 7:11
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