Proverbs 7:12
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New International Version
now in the street, now in the squares, at every corner she lurks.)

King James Bible
Now is she without, now in the streets, and lieth in wait at every corner.)

Darby Bible Translation
now without, now in the broadways, -- and she lieth in wait at every corner.

World English Bible
Now she is in the streets, now in the squares, and lurking at every corner.

Young's Literal Translation
Now in an out-place, now in broad places, And near every corner she lieth in wait) --

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Now is she without - She is continually exposing herself, and showing by her gait and gestures what she is, and what she wants. These two verses are a parenthesis, intended to show the character of the woman.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Proverbs 9:14 For she sits at the door of her house, on a seat in the high places of the city,

Proverbs 23:28 She also lies in wait as for a prey, and increases the transgressors among men.

Jeremiah 2:20,33,36 For of old time I have broken your yoke, and burst your bands; and you said, I will not transgress...

Jeremiah 3:2 Lift up your eyes to the high places, and see where you have not been lien with. In the ways have you sat for them...

Ezekiel 16:24,25,31 That you have also built to you an eminent place, and have made you an high place in every street...

Revelation 18:3,23 For all nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath of her fornication, and the kings of the earth have committed fornication with her...

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Twelfth Sunday after Trinity Gospel Transcends Law.
Text: 2 Corinthians 3, 4-11. 4 And such confidence have we through Christ to God-ward: 5 not that we are sufficient of ourselves, to account anything as from ourselves; but our sufficiency is from God; 6 who also made us sufficient as ministers of a new covenant; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life. 7 But if the ministration of death, written, and engraven on stones, came with glory, so that the children of Israel could not look stedfastly upon
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. III

The Desire of the Righteous Granted;
OR, A DISCOURSE OF THE RIGHTEOUS MAN'S DESIRES. ADVERTISEMENT BY THE EDITOR As the tree is known by its fruit, so is the state of a man's heart known by his desires. The desires of the righteous are the touchstone or standard of Christian sincerity--the evidence of the new birth--the spiritual barometer of faith and grace--and the springs of obedience. Christ and him crucified is the ground of all our hopes--the foundation upon which all our desires after God and holiness are built--and the root
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

Cross References
Proverbs 7:8
He was going down the street near her corner, walking along in the direction of her house

Proverbs 9:14
She sits at the door of her house, on a seat at the highest point of the city,

Proverbs 23:28
Like a bandit she lies in wait and multiplies the unfaithful among men.

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