New Living Translation
Fear of the LORD leads to life, bringing security and protection from harm.
King James Bible
The fear of the LORD tendeth to life: and he that hath it shall abide satisfied; he shall not be visited with evil.
Darby Bible Translation
The fear of Jehovah tendeth to life, and he that hath it shall rest satisfied without being visited with evil.
World English Bible
The fear of Yahweh leads to life, then contentment; he rests and will not be touched by trouble.
Young's Literal Translation
The fear of Jehovah is to life, And satisfied he remaineth -- he is not charged with evil.
Proverbs 19:23 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
19:23 Satisfied - Shall be fully contented with God's favour and blessing.
LibraryThe Wrath of God
What does every sin deserve? God's wrath and curse, both in this life, and in that which is to come. Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire.' Matt 25: 41. Man having sinned, is like a favourite turned out of the king's favour, and deserves the wrath and curse of God. He deserves God's curse. Gal 3: 10. As when Christ cursed the fig-tree, it withered; so, when God curses any, he withers in his soul. Matt 21: 19. God's curse blasts wherever it comes. He deserves also God's wrath, which is …
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Man's Misery by the Fall
Covenanting According to the Purposes of God.
1 Timothy 4:8
"Physical training is good, but training for godliness is much better, promising benefits in this life and in the life to come."
They will live in prosperity, and their children will inherit the land.
no evil will conquer you; no plague will come near your home.
Godly people find life; evil people find death.
No harm comes to the godly, but the wicked have their fill of trouble.
Those who fear the LORD are secure; he will be a refuge for their children.
Fear of the LORD is a life-giving fountain; it offers escape from the snares of death.
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