Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software. Sign up here! All rights reserved. The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible notes. Proverbs 15:1 - ESV. 1 A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. A man of wrath stirs up strife, and one given to anger causes much transgression. NIV ©: A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. “A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. 1:11; Jer. Words … A SOFT answer turneth away wrath: but a grievous word stirreth up anger. A gentle answer turns away wrath, but harsh words stir up anger. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. “A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger” (Proverbs 15:1, NKJV). 1 A a soft answer turns away wrath, But b a harsh word stirs up anger. Proverbs chapter 15 KJV (King James Version) 1 A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.. 2 The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness.. 3 The eyes of the LORD are in every place, beholding the evil and the good.. 4 A wholesome tongue is a tree of life: but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit. But the mouth of fools feeds on foolishness. 3 g The eyes of the L ord are in every place, keeping watch on the evil and the good. 6:6, NKJV, Vines Expository Bible, Comfort Print: A Guided Journey Through the Scriptures with Pastor Jerry Vines, NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System. NKJV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People. Dealing with the different lava flowsof both Levite and Leviathan 4:6; 1 Tim. The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, but the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness…A wholesome tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness in it breaks the spirit.” – Proverbs 15:1-2, 4 NKJV Our words are powerful. 18 A wrathful man stirs up strife,But he who is slow to anger allays contention. For all the saints. New Internation Version (NIV) A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. Either I or the other person left the discussion upset. 3 d The eyes of the LORD are in every place, Keeping watch on the evil and the good. Proverbs 15:1 in all English translations, NKJV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People, NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System, NKJV, Vines Expository Bible, Comfort Print: A Guided Journey Through the Scriptures with Pastor Jerry Vines, The NKJV, American Patriot's Bible, Hardcover: The Word of God and the Shaping of America, NKJV, Abide Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version. 26 The thoughts of the wicked are an abomination to the Lord,But the words of the pure are pleasant. 15 A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger. JPS Old Testament A soft answer turneth away wrath; but a grievous word stirreth up anger. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. 6:20; Mic. 2 The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, New King James Version (NKJV). Cite Share Print. « Proverbs 14:35 | Proverbs 15:2 » | Compare: NIV, KJV, NLT, ... Proverbs 15:1. A Soft Answer Turns Away Wrath - A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. 28 The heart of the righteous studies how to answer,But the mouth of the wicked pours forth evil. - King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan A gentle answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. NKJV: New King James Version 2 The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. Proverbs 15:1 - NKJV. "A wholesome tongue [is] a tree of life: but perverseness therein [is] a breach in the spirit." 44:21; Acts 1:24, Ps. 3 The eyes of the Lord are in every place,Keeping watch on the evil and the good. ... NIV KJV ESV NKJV. 3 The eyes of the Lord are in every place, Keeping watch on the evil and the good. 30 The light of the eyes rejoices the heart,And a good report makes the bones [k]healthy. Used by permission. 11 Hell[d] and [e]Destruction are before the Lord;So how much more the hearts of the sons of men. 14 The heart of him who has understanding seeks knowledge,But the mouth of fools feeds on foolishness. ? Three easy steps to start your free trial subscription to Bible Gateway Plus. 2 The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. NKJV, Ancient-Modern Bible, Comfort Print: One faith. Try it for 30 days FREE. Want more information about Bible Gateway Plus? A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. 2 The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. 2 The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, c But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the Believer's Bible Commentary and the Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (NIV and NRSV) - is just a step away! But in the multitude of counselors they are established. New International Version A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. NET RSV ASV YLT DBY WEB HNV. 4 A wholesome tongue is a tree of life, But perverseness in it breaks the spirit. Proverbs 15:1. speaking gentleness anger. With patience a ruler may be persuaded, and a soft tongue will break a bone. ×¢Ö²× Ö¶× -× Ö¸×£. Bible verse of the day. NASB ©: A gentle answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. 21:27; Eccl. A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. Pro 15:2. Advance your knowledge of Scripture with this resource library of over 40 reference books, including commentaries and Study Bible notes. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. NET ©: A gentle response 1 turns away anger, but a harsh word 2 stirs up wrath. “A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.” Explanation and Commentary of Proverbs 15:1 If someone is angry with you, if they are wrathful towards you, the difficult thing is to refuse to return malice for malice, wrath for wrath, but doing so is crucial if you want to “turn away wrath.” Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. 2 The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but f the mouths of fools pour out folly. 4 A wholesome tongue is a tree of life: but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit. A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. 7 The lips of the wise [c]disperse knowledge,But the heart of the fool does not do so. 3 The eyes of the Lord are in every place, Keeping watch on the evil and the good. Proverbs 15:1 NKJV 4:13, Prov. February 8 th. 15 A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. 2 The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness. A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. Tools. 22 Without counsel, plans go awry,But in the multitude of counselors they are established. But the wise approach is a humble approach. Take notes, highlights, and favorites to share or document personal thoughts. 16:8; Eccl. Create or log in to your Bible Gateway account. 6:30; Ps. One day, I was reading in Proverbs and came across some scripture to support this approach. Our natural tendency when questioned and provoked is to answer harshness with harshness. Try it free for 30 days. 23 A man has joy by the answer of his mouth,And a word spoken [i]in due season, how good it is! RVR60 VUL WLC LXX mGNT TR [?] 15 A soft answer turns away wrath,But a harsh word stirs up anger.2 The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly,But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. 5 A fool despises his father’s instruction,But he who [b]receives correction is prudent. 10 Harsh discipline is for him who forsakes the way,And he who hates correction will die. What are the benefits of creating an account? The tongues of wise people use knowledge well. Used by permission. A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. Proverbs 15 The Proverbs of Solomon. 25 The Lord will destroy the house of the proud,But He will establish the boundary of the widow. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, 2 Chr. You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. New King James Version A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. But he who heeds rebuke gets understanding. 4 A 1 wholesome tongue is a tree of life, But perverseness in it breaks the spirit. A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. To manage your subscription, visit your Bible Gateway account settings. We may have even witnessed angry outbursts or incidents of road rage by others. A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. 8 The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord,But the prayer of the upright is His delight.9 The way of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord,But He loves him who follows righteousness. 4 A wholesome tongue is a tree of life, But perverseness in it breaks the spirit. King James Version (1611) A soft answere turneth away wrath: but grieuous words stirre vp anger. But the mouth of the wicked pours forth evil. The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. I used NLT because I think it simplifies the text and puts it in a language that we use in everyday life. in E-Prime A gentle answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial. 2 The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. 19 The way of the lazy man is like a hedge of thorns,But the way of the upright is a highway. A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. 20 A wise son makes a father glad,But a foolish man despises his mother. A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copy Options. 16:7; 2 Chr. 37:16; Prov. Proverbs 15 - A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. 4 h A gentle 1 tongue is i a tree of life, but j perverseness in it breaks the spirit. What is the wise response to an angry person who says something cruel, false or demanding? Proverbs 15:1–33 NKJV - A soft answer turns… | Biblia 15 A asoft answer turns away wrath, But ba harsh word stirs up anger. Search the Bible. Read this Bible chapter online, click here to read. It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! Don't have an account? 3 The eyes of the Lord are in every place, beholding the evil and the good. 3 . 27 He who is greedy for gain troubles his own house,But he who hates bribes will live. Pro 15:2 - The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but the mouths of fools pour out folly.