Daily Wisdom

Meditations on the Book of Proverbs

9 Honor the Lord with your wealth,    with the firstfruits of all your crops; 10 then your barns will be filled to overflowing,    and your vats will brim over with new wine.  What does it look like to honor the Lord with your wealth? These verses are often cited to encourage giving, but we must …

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18 The wicked become a ransom for the righteous,    and the unfaithful for the upright. 19 Better to live in a desert    than with a quarrelsome and nagging wife.    Though the wicked seek the enslavement and destruction of the righteous, it is often they who pay the price of their schemes (cf 11:8). The …

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