1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. There is a way that appears to be right, but in the end it leads to death. The LORD detests all the proud of heart. 10:17 . 2 All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, But the LORD weighs … NIV 3 Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. Commentary . 16 To humans belong the plans of the heart,    but from the Lord comes the proper answer of the tongue. 23 The hearts of the wise make their mouths prudent, and their lips promote instruction. Proverbs 25 Proverbs 27 Proverbs 26 New International Version (NIV) 26 Like snow in summer or rain in harvest, honor is not fitting for a fool. The preparations of the heart in man - The Hebrew is לאדם מערכי לב leadam maarchey leb, which is, literally, "To man are the dispositions of the heart; but from the Lord is the answer of the tongue." Proverbs 16:25 There is a way that seems right to a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death. for a throne is established through righteousness. Proverbs 16 NIV Parallel NLT [BSB CSB ESV HCS KJV ISV NAS NET NIV NLT HEB] New International Version: New Living Translation: 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. Try it free for 30 days. 16 How much better to get wisdom than gold, to get insight. NIV 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD. Gray hair is a crown of splendor; it is attained in the way of righteousness. Commentary. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Better a little with righteousness than much gain with injustice. To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. 5 The L ORD detests all the proud of heart. All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, And Jehovah is pondering the spirits. Proverbs 26. Proverbs 16. In their hearts humans plan their course, but the LORD establishes their steps. Proverbs 17 Chapter 16 Verse 1 As we read this, it teaches us a great truth, that we are not sufficient of ourselves to think or speak any thing of ourselves that is wise and good, but that all our sufficiency is of God, who is with the heart and with the mouth, and works in us both to will and to do, Phil. All rights reserved worldwide. In their hearts humans plan their course, but the LORD establishes their steps. Man proposes his wishes; but God answers as he thinks proper. New International Version Proverbs 16 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. Proverbs 16:1 Parallel. Clarke's Commentary on the Bible. 22 Prudence is a fountain of life to the prudent, but folly brings punishment to fools. Proverbs 16 NKJV Parallel NIV [BSB CSB ESV HCS KJV ISV NAS NET NIV NLT HEB] New King James Version: New International Version: 1 The preparations of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. Saying 22 The wise prevail through great power, and those who have knowledge muster their strength. Of man [are] arrangements of the heart, And from Jehovah an answer of the tongue. 16 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the Lord comes the proper answer of the tongue. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. x 4 The Lord works out everything to its proper end y — even the wicked for a day of disaster. Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. w. 3 Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. 3 A whip for the horse, a bridle for the donkey, and a rod for the backs of fools! 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; bu Proverbs 30:12 There is a generation that are pure in their own eyes, and yet is not washed from their filthiness. New International Version (NIV). (AR), 29 A violent person entices their neighbor    and leads them down a path that is not good.(AS). ESV 1 The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. (Z), 17 The highway of the upright avoids evil;    those who guard their ways preserve their lives. 4 The Lord works out everything to its proper end— even the wicked for a day of disaster. The lips of a king speak as an oracle, and his mouth does not betray justice. Purpose and Theme The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel: for gaining wisdom and instruction;for understanding words of insight; for receiving instruction in prudent behavior,doing wh (, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Update. ( A) rather than silver! The eyes of the LORD are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good. 26 The appetite of laborers works for them;    their hunger drives them on. All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD. of 32 Better a patient person than a warrior,    one with self-control than one who takes a city. Commit to the L ORD whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. Proverbs 16:16-17 New International Version (NIV) 16 How much better to get wisdom than gold, to get insight rather than silver! 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the Lord. All rights reserved worldwide. 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the Lord. All rights reserved. 2 All a person's ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the Lord. (S), 13 Kings take pleasure in honest lips;    they value the one who speaks what is right. Proverbs 16 New International Version (NIV) 16 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the Lord comes the proper answer of the tongue. sweet to the soul and healing to the bones. Proud member Proverbs 16. 1 We can make our own plans, but the LORD gives the right answer. See How They All Connect. (K), 7 When the Lord takes pleasure in anyone’s way,    he causes their enemies to make peace(L) with them. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by … (Q), 11 Honest scales and balances belong to the Lord;    all the weights in the bag are of his making. 22 Prudence is a fountain of life to the prudent,(AH)    but folly brings punishment to fools. The highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives. (D), 3 Commit to the Lord whatever you do,    and he will establish your plans. 17 The highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives. 16 How much better to get wisdom than gold, to get insight rather than silver! Proverbs 16:1–2 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the Lord comes the proper answer of the tongue. (E), 4 The Lord works out everything to its proper end(F)—    even the wicked for a day of disaster. it is attained in the way of righteousness. Proverbs 16. Cross references. 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the Lord. The tongue of the wise adorns knowledge, but the mouth of the fool gushes folly. Q) 11 Honest scales and balances belong to the Lord; all the weights in the bag are of his making. A perverse person stirs up conflict, and a gossip separates close friends. (M), 8 Better a little with righteousness    than much gain(N) with injustice. Better to be lowly in spirit along with the oppressed than to share plunder with the proud. (X), 16 How much better to get wisdom than gold,    to get insight(Y) rather than silver! 9 In their hearts humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps.(. Kings detest wrongdoing, for a throne is established through righteousness. Whoever winks with their eye is plotting perversity; whoever purses their lips is bent on evil. (O), 9 In their hearts humans plan their course,    but the Lord establishes their steps. Proverbs 16 King James Version (KJV) 16 The preparations of the heart in man, and the answer of the tongue, is from the Lord. NIV 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD. Proverbs 16:11 Parallel. and he will establish your plans. Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished. (AL), 25 There is a way that appears to be right,(AM)    but in the end it leads to death.(AN). The LORD works out everything to its proper end— even the wicked for a day of disaster. Proverbs 16 NIV;MSG - To humans belong the plans of the - Bible Gateway. 3 Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. t. 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them, u. but motives are weighed v by the Lord. NIV 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. 3. 2:13 ; Ps. 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. those who guard their ways preserve their lives. NIV 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. 20 Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers,[a](AE)    and blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord. 16 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the Lord comes the proper answer of the tongue. (AF), 21 The wise in heart are called discerning,    and gracious words promote instruction.[b](AG). 31 Gray hair is a crown of splendor;(AU)    it is attained in the way of righteousness. but the wise will appease it. (T), 14 A king’s wrath is a messenger of death,(U)    but the wise will appease it. A fool spurns a parent’s discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence. his favor is like a rain cloud in spring. 7 When the L ORD takes pleasure in anyone’s way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them. 3 Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. 16 To humans belong the plans of the heart, . (. (AA), 18 Pride(AB) goes before destruction,    a haughty spirit(AC) before a fall.(AD). An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible - is just a step away! (H)    Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished. 27 A scoundrel(AO) plots evil,    and on their lips it is like a scorching fire. Proverbs 16:16 : Ps 49:20. 2 Like a fluttering sparrow or a darting swallow, an undeserved curse does not come to rest. w. 3 Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica. [c](AJ), 24 Gracious words are a honeycomb,(AK)    sweet to the soul and healing to the bones. 4 The Lord works out everything to its proper end— even the wicked for a day of disaster. 4 The Lord works out everything to its proper end y — even the wicked for a day of disaster. 6 Through love and faithfulness sin is atoned for; through the fear of the L ORD evil is avoided. Saying 21 By wisdom a house is built, and through understanding it is established; through knowledge its rooms are filled with rare and beautiful treasures. (A), 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them,(B)    but motives are weighed(C) by the Lord. A violent person entices their neighbor and leads them down a path that is not good. 16 How much better to get wisdom than gold, to get insight rather than silver! 19 Better to be lowly in spirit along with the oppressed    than to share plunder with the proud. 3 Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. t. 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them, u but motives are weighed v by the Lord. Scripture quoted by permission. When the LORD takes pleasure in anyone’s way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them. and leads them down a path that is not good. Proverbs 16:24 in all English translations Bible Gateway Recommends NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture The appetite of laborers works for them; their hunger drives them on. Proverbs 16 ESV Parallel NIV [BSB CSB ESV HCS KJV ISV NAS NET NIV NLT HEB] English Standard Version: New International Version: 1 The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. Saying 20 Do not envy the wicked, do not desire their company; for their hearts plot violence, and their lips talk about making trouble. Kings take pleasure in honest lips; they value the one who speaks what is right. 2 All a person's ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD. x. (R), 12 Kings detest wrongdoing,    for a throne is established through righteousness. 21 The wise in heart are called discerning, and gracious words promote instruction. and on their lips it is like a scorching fire. Proverbs 16 New International Version 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the Lord comes the proper answer of the tongue. The hearts of the wise make their mouths prudent, and their lips promote instruction. A scoundrel plots evil, and on their lips it is like a scorching fire. Prudence is a fountain of life to the prudent, but folly brings punishment to fools. (V), 15 When a king’s face brightens, it means life;(W)    his favor is like a rain cloud in spring. they value the one who speaks what is right. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD. 15 When a king’s face brightens, it means life; his favor is like a rain cloud in spring. The soothing tongue is a tree of life, but a perverse tongue crushes the spirit. 30 Whoever winks(AT) with their eye is plotting perversity;    whoever purses their lips is bent on evil. whoever purses their lips is bent on evil. 23 The hearts of the wise make their mouths prudent,(AI)    and their lips promote instruction. Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished. (AP), 28 A perverse person stirs up conflict,(AQ)    and a gossip separates close friends. # 16:21 Or words make a person persuasive. 4 The Lord works out everything to its proper end- even the wicked for a day of disaster. Through love and faithfulness sin is atoned for; through the fear of the LORD evil is avoided. 18 Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall. (P), 10 The lips of a king speak as an oracle,    and his mouth does not betray justice. Copyright © 2021, Bible Study Tools. A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. but from the Lord comes the proper answer of the tongue. Proverbs 16. The wise in heart are called discerning, and gracious words promote instruction. Bible Gateway Proverbs 16 :: NIV. one with self-control than one who takes a city. A king’s wrath is a messenger of death, but the wise will appease it. 1. Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers. Better a patient person than a warrior, one with self-control than one who takes a city. all the weights in the bag are of his making. 2. NIV 3 Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. Clarke's Commentary on the Bible. P) 10 The lips of a king speak as an oracle, and his mouth does not betray justice.(. Proverbs 21:2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD ponders the hearts. 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the Lord comes the proper answer of the tongue. NIV®. Salem Media Group. Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall. To man belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the reply of the tongue. 33 The lot is cast(AV) into the lap,    but its every decision(AW) is from the Lord.(AX). Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD. ESV 2 All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, but the LORD weighs the spirit. Proverbs 16:3Open menuNew International VersionOpen menu. NIV 2 All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the LORD. Proverbs 16 :: New International Version (NIV) To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the L ORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished. ( B) Read full chapter. 3 Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. 17 The highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. All a man's ways seem innocent to him, but motives are weighed by the LORD. Honest scales and balances belong to the LORD; all the weights in the bag are of his making. The lot is cast into the lap, but its every decision is from the LORD. z When a king’s face brightens, it means life; his favor is like a rain cloud in spring. 17 The highway of the upright avoids evil; … NIV, Storyline Bible, Comfort Print: Each Story Plays a Part. How much better to get wisdom than gold, to get insight rather than silver! Try it free for 30 days. NIV 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. All a person’s ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the L ORD. 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