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  1. The Proverbs were written by?
    Although Proverbs begins with a title ascribing the authorship to Solomon, it is clear from later chapters that he was not the only author of the book. For instance, Proverbs 22:17 and Proverbs 24:23 refer to the "sayings of the wise."
  2. Proverbs 30 is attributed to 
    Agur son of Jakeh 
  3. Proverbs 31:1-9 is attributed to
    King Lemuel
  4. Solomon's ability to produce proverbs is
    quantified in?
    1 Kings 4:32
  5. How many proverbs are attributed to Solomon?
  6. Proverbs 25:1 states that these Proverbs were copied by whom?
    "copied by the men of Hezekiah king of Judah." This most likely indicates that a group of wise men or scribes compiled these proverbs as editors and added Chapters 25-29 to the earlier collections.
  7. The 25 Key proverbs are for what 2 things?
    Building Character and Counseling
  8. Proverbs 1:7
    Proverbs 1:7 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge (wisdom in some translations)
  9. Proverbs 3:27
    Proverbs 3:27 Act for good when it is in your power to do so (Remember: Edmund Burke – “Evil reigns when good men do nothing.”)
  10. Proverbs 4:23
    Proverbs 4:23 Guard your heart
  11. Proverbs 5-7 
    Proverbs 5-7 Warning against lust, immorality and adultery
  12. Proverbs 12:1
    Proverbs 12:1 Who ever hates discipline is stupid
  13. Proverbs 12:16
    Proverbs 12:16 Keep your cool… overlook an insult
  14. Proverbs 13:11
    Proverbs 13:11 Get rich quick schemes are not wise
  15. Proverbs 13:12
    Proverbs 13:12 Hope deferred makes the heart sick – “Acedia” is the “sin of the remnant”
  16. Proverbs 14:12
    Proverbs 14:12 Independent spirits will cause death
  17. Proverbs 16:2-3
    Proverbs 16:2-3 Motives are important to God granting our plans success
  18. Proverbs 16:21
    Proverbs 16:21 Pleasant words promote instruction 
  19. Proverbs 17:17
    Proverbs 17:17 A brother is born for adversity
  20. Proverbs 18:16
    Proverbs 18:16 Gifts open the hearts of kings
  21. Proverbs 18:17
    Proverbs 18:17 Make no judgments until you have listened to both sides
  22. Proverbs 18:19
    Proverbs 18:19 When you offend someone (even unintentionally) they can become very hard toward you
  23. Proverbs 20:5
    Proverbs 20:5 Draw people out before giving advice
  24. Proverbs 20:19
    Proverbs 20:19 Do not gossip
  25. Proverbs 22:6
    Proverbs 22:6 Train a child in the Lord and by the end of his life he will turn to God
  26. Proverbs 24:16
    Proverbs 24:16 Righteousness in God’s eyes is to never quit even when you fail
  27. Proverbs 26:13-16
    Proverbs 26:13-16 Being a sluggard (lazy) is sin
  28. Proverbs 27:5-6
    Proverbs 27:5-6 Speak the truth in love
  29. Proverbs 27:17
    Proverbs 27:17 Iron sharpens iron
  30. Proverbs 28:13
    Proverbs 28:13 Confess sin
  31. Proverbs 29:18
    Proverbs 29:18 KJV – “Without vision the people perish.” 
  32. Proverbs 31:10-31
    Proverbs 31:10-31 The wife of noble character  
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2014-09-19 02:21:48

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