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The proverbs of Solomon A wise son makes a father glad, But a foolish son is a grief to his mother.
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A foolish son is a grief to his father And bitterness to her who bore him.
For His anger is but for a moment, His favor is for a lifetime; Weeping may last for the night, But a shout of joy comes in the morning.
The LORD is near to the brokenhearted And saves those who are crushed in spirit.
The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; A broken and a contrite heart, O God, You will not despise.
Those who sow in tears shall reap with joyful shouting.
I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.
Brethren, I do not regard myself as having laid hold of it yet; but one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead,
"Do not let your heart be troubled; believe in God, believe also in Me.