Proverbs 7:19
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New Living Translation
for my husband is not home. He's away on a long trip.

King James Bible
For the goodman is not at home, he is gone a long journey:

Darby Bible Translation
For the husband is not at home, he is gone a long journey;

World English Bible
For my husband isn't at home. He has gone on a long journey.

Young's Literal Translation
For the man is not in his house, He hath gone on a long journey.

Proverbs 7:19 Parallel
Proverbs 7:19 Parallel Commentaries
A Believer's Privilege at Death
'For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.' Phil 1:1I. Hope is a Christian's anchor, which he casts within the veil. Rejoicing in hope.' Rom 12:12. A Christian's hope is not in this life, but he hash hope in his death.' Prov 14:42. The best of a saint's comfort begins when his life ends; but the wicked have all their heaven here. Woe unto you that are rich! for ye have received your consolation.' Luke 6:64. You may make your acquittance, and write Received in full payment.' Son, remember that
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

Many specimens of the so-called Wisdom Literature are preserved for us in the book of Proverbs, for its contents are by no means confined to what we call proverbs. The first nine chapters constitute a continuous discourse, almost in the manner of a sermon; and of the last two chapters, ch. xxx. is largely made up of enigmas, and xxxi. is in part a description of the good housewife. All, however, are rightly subsumed under the idea of wisdom, which to the Hebrew had always moral relations. The Hebrew
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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