New International Version
those who are pure in their own eyes and yet are not cleansed of their filth;
King James Bible
There is a generation that are pure in their own eyes, and yet is not washed from their filthiness.
Darby Bible Translation
there is a generation that are pure in their own eyes, yet are not washed from their filthiness;
World English Bible
There is a generation that is pure in their own eyes, yet are not washed from their filthiness.
Young's Literal Translation
A generation -- pure in their own eyes, But from their own filth not washed.
Proverbs 30:12 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The second, Those who were self-righteous, supposing themselves pure, and were not so.
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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 …
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The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed: 'God, I thank you that I am not like other people--robbers, evildoers, adulterers--or even like this tax collector.
To the pure, all things are pure, but to those who are corrupted and do not believe, nothing is pure. In fact, both their minds and consciences are corrupted.
They claim to know God, but by their actions they deny him. They are detestable, disobedient and unfit for doing anything good.
All a person's ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD.
who say, 'Keep away; don't come near me, for I am too sacred for you!' Such people are smoke in my nostrils, a fire that keeps burning all day.
"How can you say, 'I am not defiled; I have not run after the Baals'? See how you behaved in the valley; consider what you have done. You are a swift she-camel running here and there,
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