New International Version
"There are those who curse their fathers and do not bless their mothers;
King James Bible
There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother.
Darby Bible Translation
There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother;
World English Bible
There is a generation that curses their father, and doesn't bless their mother.
Young's Literal Translation
A generation is, that lightly esteemeth their father, And their mother doth not bless.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
There is a generation - There are such persons in the world. In this and the three following verses the wise man points out four grand evils that prevailed in his time.
The first, Those who not only did not honor, but who evil-treated, their parents.
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LibraryA Homily for Humble Folks
A Sermon (No. 2140) delivered on Lord's Day, April 27th, 1890 by C.H. Spurgeon at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington. "Surely I am more brutish than any man, and have not the understanding of a man."--Proverbs 30:2. Sometimes it is necessary for a speaker to refer to himself, and he may feel it needful to do so in a way peculiar to the occasion. When Elihu addressed himself to Job and the three wise men, he commended himself to them saying, "I am full of matter, the spirit within me constraineth …
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs
The Tenth Commandment
A Book for Boys and Girls Or, Temporal Things Spritualized.
Thoughts Upon Worldly Riches. Sect. I.
"Anyone who curses their father or mother is to be put to death.
If someone curses their father or mother, their lamp will be snuffed out in pitch darkness.
"A son honors his father, and a slave his master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you priests who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'
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