King James Version
A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.
Darby Bible Translation
A woman of worth is a crown to her husband; but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.
World English Bible
A worthy woman is the crown of her husband, but a disgraceful wife is as rottenness in his bones.
Young's Literal Translation
A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband, And as rottenness in his bones is one causing shame.
Proverbs 12:4 Parallel
CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.Proverbs 12:4 Parallel Commentaries
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To Pastors and Teachers If all who laboured for the conversion of others were to introduce them immediately into Prayer and the Interior Life, and make it their main design to gain and win over the heart, numberless as well as permanent conversions would certainly ensue. On the contrary, few and transient fruits must attend that labour which is confined to outward matters; such as burdening the disciple with a thousand precepts for external exercises, instead of leaving the soul to Christ by the …
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For a man indeed ought not to cover his head, forasmuch as he is the image and glory of God: but the woman is the glory of the man.
And now, my daughter, fear not; I will do to thee all that thou requirest: for all the city of my people doth know that thou art a virtuous woman.
The thoughts of the righteous are right: but the counsels of the wicked are deceit.
A sound heart is the life of the flesh: but envy the rottenness of the bones.
Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the LORD.
Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.
The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil.
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