Proverbs 27:5-6

More Proverbs of Solomon

5 c Better is open rebuke
than hidden love.
6 Faithful are d the wounds of a friend;
profuse are the kisses of an enemy.

  1. Cross References
    Proverbs 28:23
    Whoever rebukes a man will afterward find more favor than he who flatters with his tongue.
  2. Cross References
    Psalms 141:5
    Let a righteous man strike me - it is a kindness; let him rebuke me - it is oil for my head; let my head not refuse it. Yet my prayer is continually against their evil deeds.
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