New Living Translation
Many will say they are loyal friends, but who can find one who is truly reliable?
King James Bible
Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find?
Darby Bible Translation
Most men will proclaim every one his own kindness; but a faithful man who shall find?
World English Bible
Many men claim to be men of unfailing love, but who can find a faithful man?
Young's Literal Translation
A multitude of men proclaim each his kindness, And a man of stedfastness who doth find?
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LibraryPloughing in Canaan.
In Scripture frequent mention is made of the husbandman and his work. Ploughing the land, sowing the seed, reaping the harvest, and winnowing the grain are often referred to. Our picture shows an Eastern husbandman ploughing. How different it is to ploughing in our own land! There is no coulter; and instead of the broad steel plough-share we see a pointed piece of wood. And the long handles with which our labourers guide their ploughs--where are they? The strong horses, too, harnessed one behind …
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When you give to someone in need, don't do as the hypocrites do--blowing trumpets in the synagogues and streets to call attention to their acts of charity! I tell you the truth, they have received all the reward they will ever get.
I tell you, he will grant justice to them quickly! But when the Son of Man returns, how many will he find on the earth who have faith?"
The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed this prayer: 'I thank you, God, that I am not a sinner like everyone else. For I don't cheat, I don't sin, and I don't commit adultery. I'm certainly not like that tax collector!
For the choir director: A psalm of David, to be accompanied by an eight-stringed instrument. Help, O LORD, for the godly are fast disappearing! The faithful have vanished from the earth!
Though good advice lies deep within the heart, a person with understanding will draw it out.
A person who promises a gift but doesn't give it is like clouds and wind that bring no rain.
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