Proverbs 31:11
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New International Version
Her husband has full confidence in her and lacks nothing of value.

King James Bible
The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil.

Darby Bible Translation
The heart of her husband confideth in her, and he shall have no lack of spoil.

World English Bible
The heart of her husband trusts in her. He shall have no lack of gain.

Young's Literal Translation
The heart of her husband hath trusted in her, And spoil he lacketh not.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The heart of her husband -

3. She is an unspotted wife. The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her - he knows she will take care that a proper provision is made for his household, and will not waste any thing. He has no need for spoil - he is not obliged to go out on predatory excursions, to provide for his family, at the expense of the neighboring tribes.

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2 Kings 4:9,10,22,23 And she said to her husband, Behold now, I perceive that this is an holy man of God, which passes by us continually...

1 Peter 3:1-7 Likewise, you wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word...

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The Gospel Cordial
A Sermon (No. 3236) published on Thursday, February 9th, 1911 delivered by C.H. Spurgeon at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington. on Lord's Day Evening, September 20th, 1863. "Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto those that be of heavy hearts. Let him drink, and forget his poverty, and remember his misery no more."--Proverbs 31:6, 7. These somewhat singular sentences were spoken by the mother of Lemuel to her son, who was probably Solomon. She had already said to him,
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs

Proverbs
Many specimens of the so-called Wisdom Literature are preserved for us in the book of Proverbs, for its contents are by no means confined to what we call proverbs. The first nine chapters constitute a continuous discourse, almost in the manner of a sermon; and of the last two chapters, ch. xxx. is largely made up of enigmas, and xxxi. is in part a description of the good housewife. All, however, are rightly subsumed under the idea of wisdom, which to the Hebrew had always moral relations. The Hebrew
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Proverbs 12:4
A wife of noble character is her husband's crown, but a disgraceful wife is like decay in his bones.

Proverbs 31:10
A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies.

Proverbs 31:12
She brings him good, not harm, all the days of her life.

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