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Passage: Selected Proverbs
Series: Proverbs
Speaker: Rev. Hunter Stevenson
Date: 14/02/2021
Bulletin: Download (PDF)

                                                     Selected Proverbs


22:01      A good name is more desirable than great riches; to be esteemed is better than silver or gold.

Ecclesiastes 7:1a  A good name is better than fine perfume…

8:19      My fruit is better than fine gold; what I yield surpasses choice silver.

16:16 How much better to get wisdom than gold, to choose understanding rather than silver!



18:10 The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.

20:11 Even a child is known by his actions, by whether his conduct is pure and right.

10:07 The memory of the righteous will be a blessing, but the name of the wicked will rot.

21:24 The proud and arrogant man- “Mocker” is his name; he behaves with overweening pride.



3:3-4 Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart. Then you will win favor and a good name in the sight of God and man.

12:02 A good man obtains favor from the Lord, but the Lord condemns a crafty man.

11:16 A kindhearted woman gains respect, but ruthless men gain only wealth.

11:27 He who seeks good finds goodwill, but evil comes to him who searches for it.


22:29 Do you see a man skilled in his work?  He will serve before kings; he will not serve before obscure men.

16:13 Kings take the pleasure in honest lips; they value a man who speaks the truth.

17:17 A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.


21:21 He who pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor.

13:15 Good understanding wins favor, but the way of the unfaithful is hard.

12:08 A man is praised according to his wisdom, but men with warped minds are despised.