Daily Wisdom

Meditations on the Book of Proverbs

13 Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper,    but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy. 14 Blessed is the one who always trembles before God,    but whoever hardens their heart falls into trouble.    It takes a lot of effort to conceal sin, and as lies and excuses accumulate so does the …

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18 A hot-tempered person stirs up conflict,    but the one who is patient calms a quarrel. 19 The way of the sluggard is blocked with thorns,    but the path of the upright is a highway. 20 A wise son brings joy to his father,    but a foolish man despises his mother.    There is no …

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34 Blessed are those who listen to me,    watching daily at my doors,    waiting at my doorway. 35 For those who find me find life    and receive favor from the Lord. 36 But those who fail to find me harm themselves;    all who hate me love death.”    Everyone is searching for happiness – whether …

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