Proverbs 7:21
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
With her many persuasions she entices him; With her flattering lips she seduces him.

King James Bible
With her much fair speech she caused him to yield, with the flattering of her lips she forced him.

Darby Bible Translation
With her much enticement she beguiled him; with the smoothness of her lips she constrained him.

World English Bible
With persuasive words, she led him astray. With the flattering of her lips, she seduced him.

Young's Literal Translation
She turneth him aside with the abundance of her speech, With the flattery of her lips she forceth him.

Proverbs 7:21 Parallel
Commentary
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Fair speech - The Hebrew word is usually translated "doctrine," or "learning" Proverbs 1:5; Proverbs 4:2; Proverbs 9:9; possibly it is used here in keen irony.

Proverbs 7:21 Parallel Commentaries

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Blessed are the Poor in Spirit
Having spoken of the general notion of blessedness, I come next to consider the subjects of this blessedness, and these our Saviour has deciphered to be the poor in spirit, the mourners, etc. But before I touch upon these, I shall attempt a little preface or paraphrase upon this sermon of the beatitudes. 1 Observe the divinity in this sermon, which goes beyond all philosophy. The philosophers use to say that one contrary expels another; but here one contrary begets another. Poverty is wont to expel
Thomas Watson—The Beatitudes: An Exposition of Matthew 5:1-12

On the Symbols of the Essence' and Coessential. '
We must look at the sense not the wording. The offence excited is at the sense; meaning of the Symbols; the question of their not being in Scripture. Those who hesitate only at coessential,' not to be considered Arians. Reasons why coessential' is better than like-in-essence,' yet the latter may be interpreted in a good sense. Explanation of the rejection of coessential' by the Council which condemned the Samosatene; use of the word by Dionysius of Alexandria; parallel variation in the use of Unoriginate;
Athanasius—Select Works and Letters or Athanasius

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