New Living Translation
He followed her at once, like an ox going to the slaughter. He was like a stag caught in a trap,
King James Bible
He goeth after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks;
Darby Bible Translation
He went after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, and as stocks serve for the correction of the fool;
World English Bible
He followed her immediately, as an ox goes to the slaughter, as a fool stepping into a noose.
Young's Literal Translation
He is going after her straightway, As an ox unto the slaughter he cometh, And as a fetter unto the chastisement of a fool,
Proverbs 7:22 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
7:22 As an ox - Going to it securely, as if it were going to a good pasture.
LibraryA Believer's Privilege at Death
'For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.' Phil 1:1I. Hope is a Christian's anchor, which he casts within the veil. Rejoicing in hope.' Rom 12:12. A Christian's hope is not in this life, but he hash hope in his death.' Prov 14:42. The best of a saint's comfort begins when his life ends; but the wicked have all their heaven here. Woe unto you that are rich! for ye have received your consolation.' Luke 6:64. You may make your acquittance, and write Received in full payment.' Son, remember that …
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity
But the man who commits adultery is an utter fool, for he destroys himself.
So she seduced him with her pretty speech and enticed him with her flattery.
awaiting the arrow that would pierce its heart. He was like a bird flying into a snare, little knowing it would cost him his life.
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