New International Version
For jealousy arouses a husband's fury, and he will show no mercy when he takes revenge.
King James Bible
For jealousy is the rage of a man: therefore he will not spare in the day of vengeance.
Darby Bible Translation
For jealousy is the rage of a man, and he will not spare in the day of vengeance;
World English Bible
For jealousy arouses the fury of the husband. He won't spare in the day of vengeance.
Young's Literal Translation
For jealousy is the fury of a man, And he doth not spare in a day of vengeance.
Proverbs 6:34 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Jealousy is the rage of a man: therefore he will not spare - He will not, when he has detected the adulterer in the fact, wait for the slow progress of the law: it is then to him the day of vengeance; and in general, he avenges himself on the spot, as we see above.
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A Sermon (No. 1017) Delivered on Lord's Day Morning, October 22nd, 1871 at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington, by C. H. Spurgeon. "When thou awakest, it shall talk with thee."--Proverbs 6:22. It is a very happy circumstance when the commandment of our father and the law of our mother are also the commandment of God and the law of the Lord. Happy are they who have a double force to draw them to the right--the bonds of nature, and the cords of grace. They sin with a vengeance who sin both against …
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs
How Sowers of Strifes and Peacemakers are to be Admonished.
When his master heard the story his wife told him, saying, "This is how your slave treated me," he burned with anger.
and if feelings of jealousy come over her husband and he suspects his wife and she is impure--or if he is jealous and suspects her even though she is not impure--
Blows and disgrace are his lot, and his shame will never be wiped away.
He will not accept any compensation; he will refuse a bribe, however great it is.
Wealth is worthless in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death.
Anger is cruel and fury overwhelming, but who can stand before jealousy?
Song of Solomon 8:6
Place me like a seal over your heart, like a seal on your arm; for love is as strong as death, its jealousy unyielding as the grave. It burns like blazing fire, like a mighty flame.
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