a. “This little proverb portrays the aggravation in sending a lazy servant on a mission—it could be a confusing, unpleasant ordeal.” (Ross), ii. b. Jesus said, there is nothing covered that will not be revealed, and hidden that will not be known (Matthew 10:26). Some are profitable alive, not dead, as the dog, horse, &c.; some dead, not alive, as the hog; some both, as the ox. Show content in: English Both Hebrew. And the desire of the righteous will be granted. Hatred stirs up strife, To do evil is like sport to a fool, a. About this commentary: Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary on the Bible is available in the Public Domain. He who keeps instruction is in the way of life. This is check to the brave gallants of our age, which exercise their ripe heads and fresh wits in wrestling with the truth of God, and take it for a glory to give it a foil.” (Trapp). There is no anxiety from the fear of having sin and compromise discovered. Jeremiah 2:13), and people gather around it. [1 Samuel 10:12] "O my father, my father," said he to the dying prophet. Will not allow the righteous soul to famish: This is one of the blessings that money can’t buy that we might think of from the previous verse. Click on the different category headings to find out more. The wicked will not inhabit the earth: Jesus promised that the meek would inherit the earth (Matthew 5:5), but certainly not the wicked. a. Wisdom benefits more than the individual, and folly grieves more than the individual. a. My son.] This arrangement continues through Proverbs 22:16. The idea here is of a wise son who shows his wisdom by working hard. We need 2 cookies to store this setting. a. a. A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast.] Our present path in a righteous direction or in a wicked direction will end either in blessedness or rottenness, each answering to the path. “As Esau came from hunting, with his head full of hopes, but went away with his heart full of blanks, and his face full of blushing.” (Trapp). 1. But this will always prompt you to accept/refuse cookies when revisiting our site. Otherwise you will be prompted again when opening a new browser window or new a tab. Every man and woman can choose if they will be remembered to praise or remembered to shame. “He that can learn, and will not learn, should be made to learn. He who walks with integrity walks securely: The man or woman who lives with nothing to hide, with no double life, can walk with integrity. b. You are free to opt out any time or opt in for other cookies to get a better experience. i. Gathers in summer: “A well chosen season is the greatest advantage of any action, which, as it is seldom found in haste, so it is too often lost in delay. The heart of the wicked is worth little: There are great hearts and small hearts, and a wicked heart is certainly small. b. For example, Proverbs 10:4 and 10:5 may have been arranged next to each other because both deal with the theme of hard work. Whoever hides hatred has lying lips, The wages of the wicked to sin. b. Righteousness delivers from death: Being right with God brings a benefit that money can’t buy. Proverbs 12:1 Whoso loveth instruction loveth knowledge: but he that hateth reproof is brutish. John Trapp Complete Commentary. 1 Proverbs of Solomon: A wise son makes his father happy, but a foolish son is the grief of his mother. b. The wages of the wicked to sin: Wickedness has a “reward,” and it is sin and the judgment due to it (Romans 6:23 – the wages of sin is death). Christians are, of course, called to love everyone, even our enemies. a. The righteous will never be removed: God’s righteous men and women have a wonderful future to look forward to, secure and immoveable. Oh, let us put on the Lord Jesus in his spirit of forbearing, sacrificial love, and let us forgive as we have been forgiven by Christ.” (Bridges). i. When the whirlwind passes by, the wicked is no more, They therefore live in fear and these fears will one day come upon them. 2 Ill-gotten treasures have no lasting value, but righteousness delivers from death. Unless love wins, the strife will get worse. Hatred stirreth up strifes: by love covereth all sins. Clarke's Proverbs 10:12 Bible Commentary Hatred stirreth up strifes - It seeks for occasions to provoke enmity. The following cookies are also needed - You can choose if you want to allow them: You can read about our cookies and privacy settings in detail on our Privacy Policy Page. The name of the wicked will rot: If the wicked are remembered at all, it will be as a stinking, rotten thing. a. b. Whoever spreads slander is a fool: This explains one way that someone filled with hatred lies. The fear of the Lord prolongs days: The one who fears and honors God will enjoy the blessing of a longer life. The memory of the righteous is blessed: The heroes of faith in Hebrews 11 are good examples of righteous men and women whose memory is blessed. The labor of the righteous leads to life: For the righteous man or woman, labor is life-giving and leads to life. iii. They take away life. Wisdom is found on the lips of him who has understanding, The heart of the wicked is worth little. For example, Proverbs 10:4 and 10:5 may have been arranged next to each other because both deal with the theme of hard work. To be righteous and to inherit eternal life is to have desire fulfilled. b. A wise son makes a glad father, i. a. “All the work of the field should be done in the season suitable to it. [Proverbs 25:11] "How forcible are right words!" That rich fool gathered great wealth but was not rich toward God (Luke 16:21). The Soncino commentary remarks, Hatred makes mountains out of mole hills, but love covers, or puts out of sight, and enables one to overlook insults and wrongs. b. Sinful habits, guilt, and ungodly anxiety all take years from one’s life. The sluggard looks for prosperity without diligence; the atheist looks for prosperity only from being diligent.”. An EasyEnglish Bible Version and Commentary (2800 word vocabulary) on the Book of Proverbs. We use cookies to let us know when you visit our websites, how you interact with us, to enrich your user experience, and to customize your relationship with our website. a. If you refuse cookies we will remove all set cookies in our domain. The fear of the wicked will come upon him, 12 Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins. In the multitude of words sin is not lacking: For many people, the more they talk the more they will sin. The tongue, the instrument of the mind is contrasted with the heart or mind itself, the just with the wicked, the choice silver with the worthless “little,” the Hebrew word being possibly taken in its primary sense as a “filing” or “scraping” of dross or worthless metal. Blessings are on the head of the righteous, We sense some kind of arrangement in these proverbs; they may be sometimes grouped in sets of two, three, or four proverbs linked by a theme. The expectation of the wicked will perish: The wicked man or woman faces a future where all desires and expectations for good will be disappointed. Proverbs 27:5, 6).” (Kidner), ii. We fully respect if you want to refuse cookies but to avoid asking you again and again kindly allow us to store a cookie for that. There are many rich people who are miserable and have great sorrow along with their riches. But a rod is for the back of him who is devoid of understanding. As Jesus said, in the world you will have tribulation, but be of good cheer; I have overcome t 10 The proverbs of Solomon: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son brings grief to his mother. a. God giveth to his, wealth without woe, store without sore, gold without guilt.” (Trapp), ii. 12. From the start of Proverbs 10:1 through at least Proverbs 22:16, this commentary will treat each proverb individually. There is another proverb as true as this: A liar had need of a good memory; for as the truth is not in him, he says and unsays, and often contradicts himself.” (Clarke) b. Trouble (the whirlwind) comes to all people, but the wicked have no foundation to stand on when it comes. “The sluggard can disappoint and provoke his earthly master. From the start of Proverbs 10:1 through at least Proverbs 22:16, this commentary will treat each proverb individually. 10 Luxury is not fitting for a [self-confident] fool—much less for a slave to rule over princes. The wise in heart will receive commands: Wisdom gives the humility to be instructed and to receive commands from God and those in rightful authority. By bearing with each other, peace and harmony are preserved. Ver. Their godly desire will be granted (Psalm 37:4). a. Were the tongue of every shrew or scold to be extracted, we should soon have much less noise in the world.” (Clarke). Neither can be effective without the other. Wealth may become a curse, but poverty is inherently a destruction.” (Morgan), ii. Violence covers the mouth of the wicked: The wicked man or woman brings harm and hurt with their words. He who refuses correction: To refuse correction is the opposite of keeping instruction. The prating fool will fall: The fool will continue along their path until they fall. Hatred brings trouble, but love brings healing. But righteousness delivers from death. The tongue of the righteous is choice silver; “Love covers, overlooks, speedily forgives, and forgets. But the righteous has an everlasting foundation. Check to enable permanent hiding of message bar and refuse all cookies if you do not opt in. But the perverse tongue will be cut out. "But who is their father?" You can check these in your browser security settings. Proverbs 12:10 A righteous [man] regardeth the life of his beast: but the tender mercies of the wicked [are] cruel. The soul can flourish even when the body is afflicted. The tender mercies of the wicked are cruel; The verb is used in the sense of taking care of. The slothful minister is accountable to the one who sends him. “A rod (sebet) denotes a part of a tree from which a staff or weapon could be made.” (Waltke), ii. John Trapp Complete Commentary. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use the convenient, Baker Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast -, The tender mercies of the wicked are cruel -. a. Blessings are on the head of the righteous: This was especially true in the context of the old or Mosaic covenant, where God promised to bless obedience and curse disobedience (Deuteronomy 27-28). Click to enable/disable essential site cookies. Thankfully, God still loves the heart of the wicked and wants to transform that heart into something greater. i. Stirs up strife: “Upon every slight occasion, by filling men with suspicions and surmises, whereby they imagine faults where there are none, and aggravate every small offence.” (Poole). The mouth of the wicked what is perverse: As righteous men and women are skilled in saying what is acceptable, so the wicked have a talent to speak what is crooked or perverse. b. The proverbs of Solomon: This proverb contrasts the foolish son with the wise son. But a prating fool will fall. We could say this is true in two senses, in that love covers the sins of others, and that love covers the sins of the one who loves. Study Resources:: Text Commentaries:: Matthew Henry:: Proverbs ← Back to Matthew Henry's Bio & Resources . b. i. When King David saw this heart in his son, it no doubt made him a glad father. Adam Clarke Commentary The rich man's wealth is his strong city - Behold a mystery in providence; there is not a rich man on earth but becomes such by means of the poor! The rich man’s rejection of Christ was the source of present and everlasting sorrow (Luke 18:23-25).” (Bridges). John Trapp Complete Commentary. Will receive commands: “i.e., Submit to God’s holy word without replies and cavils. Proverbs 10:14 Wise [men] lay up knowledge: but the mouth of the foolish [is] near destruction. 3 The Lord … Hatred stirreth up strifes.] The way of the Lord is strength: God’s path is blessed and good for those who are set upon it. א מִשְׁלֵ֗י שְׁל i. They understand that our calling to co-labor with God (1 Corinthians 3:9) is a life-giving gift. “A man of understanding finds sport in wisdom. b. a. b. Fools die for lack of wisdom: The fool’s rejection of wisdom will not go unpunished, and ultimately leads to death. He who sleeps in harvest is a son who causes shame. Ver. Next » Chapter 11. Proverbs 19:10-12 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC). Click to enable/disable _ga - Google Analytics Cookie. But a foolish son is the grief of his mother. He who winks with the eye causes trouble, but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel. “As tornadoes that sweep every thing away before them; so shall the wrath of God sweep away the wicked; it shall leave him neither branch nor root.” (Clarke). These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our website is being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our website and application for you in order to enhance your experience. Full of candor and inventiveness, it puts the best construction on doubtful matters and does not expose the faults of a brother. A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast. The Book of Proverbs - Brief Commentary; CRAIG BARTHOLOMEW. He that winketh with the eye - Instead of the latter clause, on which see Proverbs 10:8, the Septuagint has, ὁ δε ελεγχων μετα παῥρησιας ειρηνοποιει· "but he that reproveth with freedom, maketh peace." Words in boxes are from the Bible. Proverbs 10:12 Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins. The fear of the wicked will come upon him: The wicked man or woman knows that all is not right and that their day of accountability will come. ав Его, отпущу». b. “No exposition is possible save to take each proverb and consider it in its separate value. a. He who sleeps in harvest: To sleep when there is work to be done is laziness and folly, and causes shame to self and to others. He who has a slack hand becomes poor, There is a story – sometimes attributed to the British author Conan Doyle – about a man who sent a letter to others with only these words: All is discovered; flee at once. This is also the reading of the Syriac and Arabic. a. Love and hate are opposites, and their effects are opposites as well. On the contrary, the promise not only of intellectual, but at the same time also of practical, insight into the right and the good, according to their whole compass and in their manifoldness, can be established or explained quite well as we thus read Proverbs 2:10, Proverbs 2:11: For wisdom will enter (namely, to make it a dwelling-place, Proverbs 14:33; cf. 9 He that walketh uprightly walketh surely: but he that perverteth his ways shall be known. i. b. Destruction will come: Those who work iniquity will find they have built nothing. When the whirlwind passes by, the wicked is no more: As with the previous proverb, this phrase emphasizes the unstable and dangerous place the wicked stand in. a. a. The mouth of the righteous is a well of life, Proverbs 2:1 My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and hide my commandments with thee; Ver. b. Click to enable/disable _gid - Google Analytics Cookie. That keeping will bring one in the way of life. i. As smoke to the eyes infers the same points of comparison. b. Due to security reasons we are not able to show or modify cookies from other domains. But the wicked will not inhabit the earth. PROVERBS COMMENTARIES AND SERMONS. In our modern day, very few people will ever admit to the sin of hatred. The way of the Lord is strength for the upright, i. b. Since these providers may collect personal data like your IP address we allow you to block them here. b. ii. “Industry was the law of paradise (Genesis 2:15), and although it now bears the stamp of the Fall (Genesis 3:19), it is still a blessing and under God’s providence brings wealth.” (Bridges). When he hears the Master’s call to go into his vineyard, he disobeys at his peril (Matthew 20:7; 25:30).” (Bridges). “It is as much the will of God that the young should gather knowledge as that the farmer should gather his harvest.” (Bridges). Click to enable/disable Google reCaptcha. is, perhaps, used as a periphrasis for beast; that is, for its comfort and well-being. He who restrains his lips is wise: Many of us could bless others, and keep ourselves from sin, simply by speaking less and restraining our lips. Proverbs 10:12 Hatred stirs up strife,But love covers all transgressions. “The wicked man knows as well what is perverse, and that he speaketh forth. [Job 6:25] But the mouth of the foolish.] Proverbs 15:2 The tongue of the wise makes knowledge acceptable, but the mouth of fools spouts folly. i. i. By proceeding, you consent to our cookie usage. But violence covers the mouth of the wicked. It delights in broils. And He adds no sorrow with it. “Half of the ten occurrences of wealth (hon; see Proverbs 3:9) in Solomon’s proverb instruct the youth to prize it (Proverbs 12:27; 13:7; 19:14; 29:3; cf. c. A foolish son: Many of the proverbs work on the principle of contrast. The righteous will come through trouble: The righteous man or woman will certainly experience trouble but will come through it. The Book of Proverbs - Commentary; JIM BORDWINE. a. In the majority of instances this is unnecessary, because they are self-evident expositions of one abiding truth.” (Morgan). “Evil conduct to the fool is ‘like sport’ (kishoq; New International Version, ‘pleasure’), literally, like a laugh; like child’s play, it is so easy.” (Ross). a. But he who restrains his lips is wise. The blessing of the Lord makes one rich, He who winks with the eye causes trouble: The idea of winks here is of one who does not take wickedness and folly seriously. Proverbs 10:12 Context. i. But violence covers the mouth of the wicked. Proverbs 10:12. In the multitude of words sin is not lacking, Click to enable/disable _gat_* - Google Analytics Cookie. For New King James text and comment, click here. The Lord will not allow the righteous soul to famish, Our website uses cookies to store user preferences. A godly man would not put even an animal to needless pain. “The very name of the wicked is as offensive as putrid carrion.” (Clarke). In their disobedience they will fall. You can also change some of your preferences. Where there is fighting, there is hatred. Only destruction will come from all their effort. Adam Clarke Commentary. The mouth of the foolish is near destruction: The foolish man is a contrast to the wise man, and his rejection of knowledge puts him near destruction. A person preparing food expected a constructive fire to prepare the meal but received smoke and tears instead.” (Waltke). a. Ahab wore a crown but lay on his sickbed discontent (1 Kings 21:4). b. Wise men lay up knowledge. ] He who perverts his ways will become known: The man or woman who walks a crooked life will have it revealed. But he who perverts his ways will become known. The words they speak reveal the wisdom they possess, as Jesus said: Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks (Matthew 12:34). The righteous has an everlasting foundation: Like the illustration used of the wise man who built upon the rock (Matthew 7:24-27), the righteous man has a firm, everlasting foundation and can withstand the whirlwind. Compare. ) “The drinker expected sweet wine but instead received sour vinegar. The destruction of the poor: In this world, poverty puts the poor man at a great disadvantage, sometimes leading to their destruction. Wise people store up knowledge, b. For many people, the greatest riches they treasure in their hearts are the kind and encouraging things others have said to them. We should do all that we can heartily, as unto the Lord (Colossians 3:23). So we must ensure that we are not sluggards to our heavenly Master…. There be beasts ad usum, et ad esum. Proverbs 12:2 A good man obtaineth favour of the LORD: but a man of wicked devices will he condemn. We sense some kind of arrangement in these proverbs; they may be sometimes grouped in sets of two, three, or four proverbs linked by a theme. To receive riches from God is to be blessed; to have riches without the sorrow that often come with them is an even greater blessing. Fatherly and filial affection ought to be between teacher and hearers. John Trapp Complete Commentary. Please be aware that this might heavily reduce the functionality and appearance of our site. Learning & Values Texts & Writings Classic Texts Tanakh - The Hebrew Bible Ketuvim - Scriptures Proverbs Mishlei - Proverbs - Chapter 10 « Previous Chapter 9. The destruction of the poor is their poverty. a. 19:4), and the other half not to trust it.” (Waltke). A righteous man has regard for the life of his animal, But even the compassion of the wicked is cruel. “But it is simpler to take it as the man’s evil, written, as we say, all over his face.” (Kidner). He who gathers in summer is a wise son; Lessons about wisdom. The memory of the righteous is blessed, Especially when hatred is grown from a passion to a habit, which is, when the heart is so settled in an alienation and estrangement from the person hated, that it grows to wish, and desire, and seek his hurt. b. He casts away the desire of the wicked: Ultimately, to be wicked and in opposition to God is to have desire frustrated. A related idea from Proverbs 10:12 is the concept of “covering” sins. The lips of the righteous feed many, Yet understanding the manner and nature of the arrangement is difficult if not impossible, and different commentators often see different arrangements. Conflict cannot exist without hatred. The open, benevolent speech of the righteous is just as necessary for a community, offering everyone abundant life—temporal, intellectual, moral, and spiritual.” (Waltke). Thus lying lips covered the malevolence of a wicked heart.” (Clarke). Ver. “This stress on reconciliation is balanced by other passages warning us against hushing up our own sins (Proverbs 28:13) or shirking the giving of a rebuke (e.g. b. a. d. Is the grief of his mother: Our wisdom or folly affects more than ourselves. Next commentary: Proverbs 10:13. But the mouth of the wicked what is perverse. But don’t affect to despise it; don’t embrace poverty out of laziness or romanticism.” (Kidner). In some sense, the first nine chapters have been an introduction. b. They have gladness in their destiny, if not now then in eternity. a. Hatred stirs up strife: The constant stirring up of strife and controversy is evidence of hatred. There certainly is a place for the confrontation and exposure of sin. i. This concept is communicated elsewhere in the Old Testament to describe God’s forgiveness of sins. — Cruelty itself; as much as to say, they possess no organs for the exercise of kindness toward either man or beast — have no place for it in their constitution. As the love of God is not in his heart, so the law of kindness is not on his lips.” (Clarke), (c) 2020 The Enduring Word Bible Commentary by David Guzik – ewm@enduringword.com. The Book of Proverbs - Topics - Controlling the Tongue, Self-Image, Self-control; CHARLES BRIDGES They misused their ability to speak; God will make sure they are no longer able to use it. Bible Gateway Recommends . tongue: Pr 15:23,28 12:23 13:16 16:23 25:11,12 Ps 45:1 Ec 10:12,13 Isa 50:4; Proverbs 15 Resources - Multiple Sermons and Commentaries; THE CONTRAST: — TONGUE OF WISE — MOUTH OF FOOLS i. Whoever hides hatred: “This is a common case. 8. “You may be called to forgo wealth; you must certainly rate it below honesty. The rich man’s wealth is his strong city: This principle observes that wealth gives a measure of protection and provision in this world to the rich man. “In this collection ‘conceal’ is not used in the bad sense of maliciously hiding something (unlike Proverbs 10:6, 11) but in a good sense of forgiving or not finding fault (Proverbs 11:13; 12:16, 23; 17:9; 28:13; note especially Proverbs 10:12).” (Garrett), iii. On the contrary, love conciliates; removes aggravations; puts the best construction on every thing; and pours water, not oil, upon the flame. Here, 1. But the mouth of the foolish is near destruction. A prating fool: “In the Hebrew he is called a fool of lips, either because he discovers the folly of his heart by his lips, and thereby exposeth himself to the mischief here following; or because he is without heart, as is said of Ephraim, Hosea 7:11, or his heart is little worth, as is said here, Proverbs 10:20; or because he speaks rashly, without any consideration.” (Poole). We sense some kind of arrangement in these proverbs; they may be sometimes grouped in sets of two, three, or four proverbs linked by a theme. Treasures of wickedness profit nothing, It is to reject instruction and will lead to going astray. i. The perverse tongue will be cut out: Those who speak in a crooked or twisted way can only expect to be left without a word. For example, Proverbs 10:4 and 10:5 may have been arranged next to each other because both deal with the theme of hard work. 12 The king’s wrath is as terrifying as the roaring of a lion, but his favor is as [refreshing as] dew upon the grass. Changes will take effect once you reload the page. “The dependence of life on water is experienced existentially all over the earth, especially in the ancient Near East, where it is in short supply. How forcible are right proverbs 10:12 commentary! are self-evident expositions of one abiding truth. ” ( ). 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