New Living Translation
For the woman's jealous husband will be furious, 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
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:34 Rage - It enflames a man with rage. In the day - When he hath an opportunity to avenge himself.
LibraryThe 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. "
The Heavenly Footman; Or, a Description of the Man that Gets to Heaven:
In Death and after Death
Potiphar was furious when he heard his wife's story about how Joseph had treated her.
If her husband becomes jealous and is suspicious of his wife and needs to know whether or not she has defiled herself,
He will be wounded and disgraced. His shame will never be erased.
He will accept no compensation, nor be satisfied with a payoff of any size.
Riches won't help on the day of judgment, but right living can save you from death.
Anger is cruel, and wrath is like a flood, but jealousy is even more dangerous.
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 as enduring as the grave. Love flashes like fire, the brightest kind of flame.
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