Proverbs 7:9
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New International Version
at twilight, as the day was fading, as the dark of night set in.

King James Bible
In the twilight, in the evening, in the black and dark night:

Darby Bible Translation
in the twilight, in the evening of the day, in the blackness of night and the darkness.

World English Bible
in the twilight, in the evening of the day, in the middle of the night and in the darkness.

Young's Literal Translation
In the twilight -- in the evening of day, In the darkness of night and blackness.

Proverbs 7:9 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

In the twilight, in the evening - Some time after sun-setting; before it was quite dark.

In the black and dark night - When there were neither lamps nor moon-shine.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the twilight

Genesis 39:11 And it came to pass about this time, that Joseph went into the house to do his business...

Job 24:13-15 They are of those that rebel against the light; they know not the ways thereof, nor abide in the paths thereof...

Romans 13:12-14 The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light...

Ephesians 5:11 And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather reprove them.

evening of the day

Exodus 12:6 And you shall keep it up until the fourteenth day of the same month...

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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
Job 24:15
The eye of the adulterer watches for dusk; he thinks, 'No eye will see me,' and he keeps his face concealed.

Proverbs 7:10
Then out came a woman to meet him, dressed like a prostitute and with crafty intent.

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