New International Version
Light in a messenger's eyes brings joy to the heart, and good news gives health to the bones.
King James Bible
The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart: and a good report maketh the bones fat.
Darby Bible Translation
That which enlighteneth the eyes rejoiceth the heart; good tidings make the bones fat.
World English Bible
The light of the eyes rejoices the heart. Good news gives health to the bones.
Young's Literal Translation
The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart, A good report maketh fat the bone.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart - Nature and art are continually placing before our view a multitude of the most resplendent images, each of which is calculated to give pleasure. The man who has a correct judgment, and an accurate eye, may not only amuse, but instruct himself endlessly, by the beauties of nature and art.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryGod, the All-Seeing One
A sermon (No. 177) delivered on Sabbath morning, February 14, 1858 At The Music Hall, Royal Surrey Gardens by C. H. Spurgeon. "Hell and destruction are before the Lord: how much more then the hearts of the children of men?" -- Proverbs 15:11. You have often smiled at the ignorance of heathens who bow themselves before gods of wood and stone. You have quoted the words of Scripture and you have said, "Eyes have they, but they see not; ears have they, but they hear not." You have therefore argued that …
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