Proverbs 15:25
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New International Version
The LORD tears down the house of the proud, but he sets the widow's boundary stones in place.

New Living Translation
The LORD tears down the house of the proud, but he protects the property of widows.

English Standard Version
The LORD tears down the house of the proud but maintains the widow’s boundaries.

New American Standard Bible
The LORD will tear down the house of the proud, But He will establish the boundary of the widow.

King James Bible
The LORD will destroy the house of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The LORD destroys the house of the proud, but He protects the widow's territory.

International Standard Version
The house of the proud the LORD will demolish, but he will protect the widow's boundary line.

NET Bible
The LORD tears down the house of the proud, but he maintains the boundaries of the widow.

New Heart English Bible
The LORD will uproot the house of the proud, but he will keep the widow's borders intact.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Lord Jehovah breaks down the house of the proud and he strengthens the border of the widows.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The LORD tears down the house of an arrogant person, but he protects the property of widows.

JPS Tanakh 1917
The LORD will pluck up the house of the proud; But He will establish the border of the widow.

New American Standard 1977
The LORD will tear down the house of the proud,
            But He will establish the boundary of the widow.

Jubilee Bible 2000
The LORD will destroy the house of the proud, but he will establish the inheritance of the widow.

King James 2000 Bible
The LORD will destroy the house of the proud: but he will establish the boundary of the widow.

American King James Version
The LORD will destroy the house of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow.

American Standard Version
Jehovah will root up the house of the proud; But he will establish the border of the widow.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The Lord will destroy the house of the proud: and will strengthen the borders of the widow.

Darby Bible Translation
Jehovah plucketh up the house of the proud; but he establisheth the boundary of the widow.

English Revised Version
The LORD will root up the house of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow.

Webster's Bible Translation
The LORD will destroy the house of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow.

World English Bible
Yahweh will uproot the house of the proud, but he will keep the widow's borders intact.

Young's Literal Translation
The house of the proud Jehovah pulleth down, And He setteth up the border of the widow.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
15:25. Pride is the ruin of multitudes. But those who are in affliction God will support. 26. The thoughts of wicked men offend Him who knows the heart. 27. The covetous man lets none of his family have rest or enjoyment. And greediness of gain often tempts to projects that bring ruin. 28. A good man is proved to be a wise man by this; he governs his tongue well.
Study Bible
A Gentle Answer Turns Away Wrath
24The path of life leads upward for the wise That he may keep away from Sheol below. 25The LORD will tear down the house of the proud, But He will establish the boundary of the widow. 26Evil plans are an abomination to the LORD, But pleasant words are pure.…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 19:14
"You shall not move your neighbor's boundary mark, which the ancestors have set, in your inheritance which you will inherit in the land that the LORD your God gives you to possess.

Psalm 68:5
A father of the fatherless and a judge for the widows, Is God in His holy habitation.

Psalm 146:9
The LORD protects the strangers; He supports the fatherless and the widow, But He thwarts the way of the wicked.

Proverbs 12:7
The wicked are overthrown and are no more, But the house of the righteous will stand.

Proverbs 14:11
The house of the wicked will be destroyed, But the tent of the upright will flourish.

Proverbs 15:26
Evil plans are an abomination to the LORD, But pleasant words are pure.

Proverbs 23:10
Do not move the ancient boundary Or go into the fields of the fatherless,
Treasury of Scripture

The LORD will destroy the house of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow.

destroy

Proverbs 12:7 The wicked are overthrown, and are not: but the house of the righteous …

Proverbs 14:11 The house of the wicked shall be overthrown: but the tabernacle of …

Job 40:11-13 Cast abroad the rage of your wrath: and behold every one that is …

Psalm 52:1,5 Why boast you yourself in mischief, O mighty man? the goodness of …

Psalm 138:6 Though the LORD be high, yet has he respect to the lowly: but the …

Isaiah 2:12 For the day of the LORD of hosts shall be on every one that is proud …

Daniel 5:20 But when his heart was lifted up, and his mind hardened in pride, …

1 Peter 5:5 Likewise, you younger, submit yourselves to the elder. Yes, all of …

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Deuteronomy 10:17,18 For the LORD your God is God of gods, and Lord of lords, a great …

Psalm 68:5,6 A father of the fatherless, and a judge of the widows, is God in …

Psalm 146:9 The LORD preserves the strangers; he relieves the fatherless and …

James 1:27 Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To …

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