Proverbs 25
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Do not exalt yourself in the king's presence. If your enemy is hungry, give him food to eat. To seek one's own glory is not glory.

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There are a couple of clear references to this chapter in New Testament teaching (have a look at v6-7 and v21-22).


Keep the faith, by not giving the wicked a foothold.
V 26 Like a muddied spring or a polluted well are the righteous who give way to the wicked.

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