Proverbs 7:24
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New American Standard Bible
Now therefore, my sons, listen to me, And pay attention to the words of my mouth.

King James Bible
Hearken unto me now therefore, O ye children, and attend to the words of my mouth.

Darby Bible Translation
And now, ye sons, hearken unto me, and attend to the words of my mouth.

World English Bible
Now therefore, sons, listen to me. Pay attention to the words of my mouth.

Young's Literal Translation
And now, ye sons, hearken to me, And give attention to sayings of my mouth.

Proverbs 7:24 Parallel

Proverbs 7:24 Parallel Commentaries

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

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