Even zeal is not good without knowledge,
and the one who acts hastily sins.
Without guidance, people fall,
but with many counselors there is deliverance.
Who perceives his unintentional sins?
Cleanse me from my hidden faults.
Though a righteous man falls seven times,
he will get up,
but the wicked will stumble into ruin.
A fool’s way is right in his own eyes,
but whoever listens to counsel is wise.
Take twice as much money with you. Return the money that was returned to you in the top of your bags. Perhaps it was a mistake.
Do not let your mouth bring guilt on you, and do not say in the presence of the messenger that it was a mistake. Why should God be angry with your words and destroy the work of your hands?
Even if it is true that I have sinned,
my mistake concerns only me.
So the Pharisees said to Him, “You are testifying about Yourself. Your testimony is not valid.”
for we all stumble in many ways. If anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is a mature man who is also able to control his whole body.