Proverbs 8:14
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New Living Translation
Common sense and success belong to me. Insight and strength are mine.

King James Bible
Counsel is mine, and sound wisdom: I am understanding; I have strength.

Darby Bible Translation
Counsel is mine, and sound wisdom: I am intelligence; I have strength.

World English Bible
Counsel and sound knowledge are mine. I have understanding and power.

Young's Literal Translation
Mine is counsel and substance, I am understanding, I have might.

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

8:14 Wisdom - All solid and substantial and useful wisdom is assential to me.

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Having Said This, when they had Kissed Him...
92. Having said this, when they had kissed him, he lifted up his feet, and as though he saw friends coming to him and was glad because of them--for as he lay his countenance appeared joyful--he died and was gathered to the fathers. And they afterward, according to his commandment, wrapped him up and buried him, hiding his body underground. And no one knows to this day where it was buried, save those two only. But each of those who received the sheepskin of the blessed Antony and the garment worn
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Introduction to Proverbs viii. 22 Continued. Absurdity of Supposing a Son or Word Created in Order to the Creation of Other Creatures; as to the Creation
Chapter XVII.--Introduction to Proverbs viii. 22 continued. Absurdity of supposing a Son or Word created in order to the creation of other creatures; as to the creation being unable to bear God's immediate hand, God condescends to the lowest. Moreover, if the Son a creature, He too could not bear God's hand, and an infinite series of media will be necessary. Objected, that, as Moses who led out the Israelites was a man, so our Lord; but Moses was not the Agent in creation:--again, that unity is found
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Introduction to Proverbs viii. 22 Continued. Contrast Between the Father's Operations Immediately and Naturally in the Son...
Chapter XVIII.--Introduction to Proverbs viii. 22 continued. Contrast between the Father's operations immediately and naturally in the Son, instrumentally by the creatures; Scripture terms illustrative of this. Explanation of these illustrations; which should be interpreted by the doctrine of the Church; perverse sense put on them by the Arians, refuted. Mystery of Divine Generation. Contrast between God's Word and man's word drawn out at length. Asterius betrayed into holding two Unoriginates; his
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Texts Explained; Sixthly...
Chapter XIX.--Texts explained; Sixthly, Proverbs viii. 22. Proverbs are of a figurative nature, and must be interpreted as such. We must interpret them, and in particular this passage, by the Regula Fidei. He created me' not equivalent to I am a creature.' Wisdom a creature so far forth as Its human body. Again, if He is a creature, it is as a beginning of ways,' an office which, though not an attribute, is a consequence, of a higher and divine nature. And it is for the works,' which implied the
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Cross References
Proverbs 1:25
You ignored my advice and rejected the correction I offered.

Proverbs 2:7
He grants a treasure of common sense to the honest. He is a shield to those who walk with integrity.

Proverbs 3:21
My child, don't lose sight of common sense and discernment. Hang on to them,

Proverbs 18:1
Unfriendly people care only about themselves; they lash out at common sense.

Proverbs 19:20
Get all the advice and instruction you can, so you will be wise the rest of your life.

Ecclesiastes 7:19
One wise person is stronger than ten leading citizens of a town!

Ecclesiastes 9:16
So even though wisdom is better than strength, those who are wise will be despised if they are poor. What they say will not be appreciated for long.

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