New Living Translation
Then you will understand what is right, just, and fair, and you will find the right way to go.
King James Bible
Then shalt thou understand righteousness, and judgment, and equity; yea, every good path.
Darby Bible Translation
Then shalt thou understand righteousness and judgment and equity: every good path.
World English Bible
Then you will understand righteousness and justice, equity and every good path.
Young's Literal Translation
Then understandest thou righteousness, And judgment, and uprightness -- every good path.
Proverbs 2:9 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
2:9 Then - When God in answer to thy desires hath given thee wisdom. Equity - All the parts of thy duty to man, as well as the fear of God.
LibrarySunday Before Lent
Text: First Corinthians 13. 1 If I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am become sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal. 2 And if I have the gift of prophecy, and know all mysteries and all knowledge; and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. 3 And if I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and if I give my body to be burned, but have not love, it profiteth me nothing. 4 Love suffereth long, and is kind; love envieth not; love …
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. II
The Knowledge of God
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God and his Righteousness," &C.
Their purpose is to teach people to live disciplined and successful lives, to help them do what is right, just, and fair.
The way of the righteous is like the first gleam of dawn, which shines ever brighter until the full light of day.
I walk in righteousness, in paths of justice.
Evil people don't understand justice, but those who follow the LORD understand completely.
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