Proverbs 6:19
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New Living Translation
a false witness who pours out lies, a person who sows discord in a family.

King James Bible
A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.

Darby Bible Translation
a false witness that uttereth lies, and he that soweth discords among brethren.

World English Bible
a false witness who utters lies, and he who sows discord among brothers.

Young's Literal Translation
A false witness who doth breathe out lies -- And one sending forth contentions between brethren.

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Proverbs 6:19 Parallel Commentaries
The Preface to the Commandments
And God spake all these words, saying, I am the LORD thy God,' &c. Exod 20: 1, 2. What is the preface to the Ten Commandments? The preface to the Ten Commandments is, I am the Lord thy God.' The preface to the preface is, God spake all these words, saying,' &c. This is like the sounding of a trumpet before a solemn proclamation. Other parts of the Bible are said to be uttered by the mouth of the holy prophets (Luke 1: 70), but here God spake in his own person. How are we to understand that, God spake,
Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments

"Boast not Thyself of to Morrow, for Thou Knowest not what a Day May Bring Forth. "
Prov. xxvii. 1.--"Boast not thyself of to morrow, for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth." As man is naturally given to boasting and gloriation in something (for the heart cannot want some object to rest upon and take complacency in, it is framed with such a capacity of employing other things), so there is a strong inclination in man towards the time to come, he hath an immortal appetite, and an appetite of immortality; and therefore his desires usually stretch farther than the present
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

The Heavenly Footman; Or, a Description of the Man that Gets to Heaven:
TOGETHER WITH THE WAY HE RUNS IN, THE MARKS HE GOES BY; ALSO, SOME DIRECTIONS HOW TO RUN SO AS TO OBTAIN. 'And it came to pass, when they had brought them forth abroad, that he said, Escape for thy life; look not behind thee, neither stay thou in all the plain: escape to the mountain, lest thou be consumed.'--Genesis 19:17. London: Printed for John Marshall, at the Bible in Gracechurch Street, 1698. ADVERTISEMENT BY THE EDITOR. About forty years ago a gentleman, in whose company I had commenced my
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

In Death and after Death
A sadder picture could scarcely be drawn than that of the dying Rabbi Jochanan ben Saccai, that "light of Israel" immediately before and after the destruction of the Temple, and for two years the president of the Sanhedrim. We read in the Talmud (Ber. 28 b) that, when his disciples came to see him on his death-bed, he burst into tears. To their astonished inquiry why he, "the light of Israel, the right pillar of the Temple, and its mighty hammer," betrayed such signs of fear, he replied: "If I were
Alfred Edersheim—Sketches of Jewish Social Life

Cross References
Psalm 27:12
Do not let me fall into their hands. For they accuse me of things I've never done; with every breath they threaten me with violence.

Proverbs 6:14
Their perverted hearts plot evil, and they constantly stir up trouble.

Proverbs 12:17
An honest witness tells the truth; a false witness tells lies.

Proverbs 14:5
An honest witness does not lie; a false witness breathes lies.

Proverbs 19:5
A false witness will not go unpunished, nor will a liar escape.

Proverbs 19:9
A false witness will not go unpunished, and a liar will be destroyed.

Proverbs 21:28
A false witness will be cut off, but a credible witness will be allowed to speak.

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