Proverbs 11:8
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New Living Translation
The godly are rescued from trouble, and it falls on the wicked instead.

King James Bible
The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.

Darby Bible Translation
The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.

World English Bible
A righteous person is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked takes his place.

Young's Literal Translation
The righteous from distress is drawn out, And the wicked goeth in instead of him.

Proverbs 11:8 Parallel
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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

11:8 Cometh - Into trouble.

Proverbs 11:8 Parallel Commentaries

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A Wise Minister Will be Successful.
Text.--He that winneth souls is wise.--Proverbs xi. 30. I PREACHED last Friday evening from the same text, on the method of dealing with sinners by private Christians. My object at this time is to take up the more public means of grace, with particular reference to the DUTIES OF MINISTERS. As I observed in my last lecture, wisdom is the choice and pursuit of the best end by the most appropriate means. The great end for which the Christian Ministry was appointed, is to glorify God in the salvation
Charles Grandison Finney—Lectures on Revivals of Religion

How to Preach the Gospel.
Text.--He that winneth souls is wise.--Proverbs xi. 30. ONE of the last remarks in my last lecture, was this, that the text ascribes conversion to men. Winning souls is converting men. This evening I design to show, I. That several passages of Scripture ascribe conversion to men. II. That this is consistent with other passages which ascribe conversion to God. III. I purpose to discuss several further particulars which are deemed important, in regard to the preaching of the Gospel, and which show
Charles Grandison Finney—Lectures on Revivals of Religion

The Desire of the Righteous Granted;
OR, A DISCOURSE OF THE RIGHTEOUS MAN'S DESIRES. ADVERTISEMENT BY THE EDITOR As the tree is known by its fruit, so is the state of a man's heart known by his desires. The desires of the righteous are the touchstone or standard of Christian sincerity--the evidence of the new birth--the spiritual barometer of faith and grace--and the springs of obedience. Christ and him crucified is the ground of all our hopes--the foundation upon which all our desires after God and holiness are built--and the root
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

How those are to be Admonished who Decline the Office of Preaching Out of Too Great Humility, and those who Seize on it with Precipitate Haste.
(Admonition 26.) Differently to be admonished are those who, though able to preach worthily, are afraid by reason of excessive humility, and those whom imperfection or age forbids to preach, and yet precipitancy impells. For those who, though able to preach with profit, still shrink back through excessive humility are to be admonished to gather from consideration of a lesser matter how faulty they are in a greater one. For, if they were to hide from their indigent neighbours money which they possessed
Leo the Great—Writings of Leo the Great

Cross References
Proverbs 11:7
When the wicked die, their hopes die with them, for they rely on their own feeble strength.

Proverbs 11:9
With their words, the godless destroy their friends, but knowledge will rescue the righteous.

Proverbs 12:13
The wicked are trapped by their own words, but the godly escape such trouble.

Proverbs 21:18
The wicked are punished in place of the godly, and traitors in place of the honest.

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