King James Version (KJV) 16 To fear the Lord is fulness of wisdom, and filleth men with her fruits. so the sinner with the godly. 17 She filleth all their house with things desirable, and the garners with her increase. 16 He hath set fire and water before thee: stretch forth thy hand unto whether thou wilt. 19 The mountains also and foundations of the earth be shaken with trembling, when the Lord looketh upon them. 18 For the wisdom of the Lord is great, and he is mighty in power, and beholdeth all things: 19 And his eyes are upon them that fear him, and he knoweth every work of man. 7 He was not pacified toward the old giants, who fell away in the strength of their foolishness. Say not thou, I will hide myself from the Lord: shall any remember me from above? Are you a Christian struggling with health and weight. And if there be one stiffnecked among the people, it is marvel if he escape unpunished: for mercy and wrath are with him; he is mighty to forgive, and to pour out displeasure. 16 An enemy speaketh sweetly with his lips, but in his heart he imagineth how to throw thee into a pit: he will weep with his eyes, but if he find opportunity, he will not be satisfied with blood. 3 Lift up thy hand against the strange nations, and let them see thy power. 16 There is no end of all the people, even of all that have been before them: they also that come after shall not rejoice in him. The Wisdom of Jesus The Son of Sirach or Ecclesiasticus Chapter 16 - 21 King James Version Apocrypha Deuterocanon Audio Bible 16 To fear the Lord is fulness of wisdom, and filleth men with her fruits. He pitied not the people of perdition, who were taken away in their sins: nor the six hundred thousand footmen, who were gathered together in the hardness of their hearts. Many such things have I seen with mine eyes, and mine ear hath heard greater things than these. for his covenant is afar off, and the trial of all things is in the end. Make way for every work of mercy: for every man shall find according to his works. 2 As the judge of the people is himself, so are his officers; and what manner of man the ruler of the city is, such are all they that dwell therein. Ecclesiasticus shown with the King James Bible? # Wis 4.1. He garnished his works for ever, and in his hand are the chief of them unto all generations: they neither labor, nor are weary, nor cease from their works. And as a mother shall she meet him, and receive him as a wife married of a virgin. Wherefore I praised the dead which are already dead more than the living which are yet alive. 17 If adversity come upon thee, thou shalt find him there first; and though he pretend to … 18 The fear of the Lord is a crown of wisdom, making peace and perfect health to flourish; both which are the gifts of God: and it … 17 If adversity come upon thee, thou shalt find him there first; and though he pretend to … I shall not be remembered among so many people: for what is my soul among such an infinite number of creatures? 3 Trust not thou in their life, neither respect their multitude: for one that is just is better than a thousand; and better it is to die without children, than to have them that are ungodly. The Book of Ecclesiastes read by Alexander Scourby. Though they multiply, rejoice not in them, except the fear of the Lord be with them. 16 A sinner will overthrow the good estate of his surety: 17 And he that is of an unthankful mind will leave him in danger that delivered him. 3 If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the south, or toward the north, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be. 17 A sinful man will not be reproved, but findeth an excuse according to his will. Ecclesiasticus 5 KJV: Set thy heart upon thy goods; and say not, I have enough for my life.... 1 Set thy heart upon thy goods; and say not, I have enough for my life. 20 No heart can think upon these things worthily: and who is able to conceive his ways? Ecclesiasticus 16:17 Context. 18 Suretiship hath undone many of good estate, and shaken them as a wave of the sea: mighty men hath it driven from their houses, … Behold, the heaven, and the heaven of heavens, the deep, and the earth, and all that therein is, shall be moved when he shall visit. 17 Say not thou, I will hide myself from the Lord: shall any remember me from above? 15 The Lord hardened Pharaoh, that he should not know him, that his powerful works might be known to the world. 15 The Lord hardened Pharaoh, that he should not know him, that his powerful works might be known to the world. or who can endure them? My son, hearken unto me, and learn knowledge, and mark my words with thy heart. 27 He garnished his works for ever, and in his hand are the chief of them unto all generations: they neither labour, nor are weary, nor cease from their works. His ways are unsearchable. 17 He took some of them away, and destroyed them, and hath made their memorial to … 18 The fear of the Lord is a crown of wisdom, making peace and perfect health to flourish; both which are the gifts of God: and it … 30 With all manner of living things hath he covered the face thereof; and they shall return into it again. for his covenant is afar off, and the trial of all things is in the end. 14 Make way for every work of mercy: for every man shall find according to his works. 21 It is a tempest which no man can see: for the most part of his works are hid. No heart can think upon these things worthily: and who is able to conceive his ways? 16 The Lord overthrew countries of the heathen, and destroyed them to the foundations of the earth. Dead flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savour: so doth a little folly him that is in reputation for wisdom and honour. 16 My child, shed tears over the dead, lament for the dead to show your sorrow, then bury the body with due ceremony and do not fail to honour the grave. A wise man's heart is at his right hand; but a fool's heart at his left. 17 She filleth all their house with things desirable, and the garners with her increase. Desire not a multitude of unprofitable children, neither delight in ungodly sons. 22 Who can declare the works of his justice? 3 With the bread of understanding shall she feed him, and give him the water of wisdom to drink. or who can endure them? 16 His mercy is manifest to every creature; and he hath separated his light from the darkness with an adamant. 2Though they multiply, rejoice not in them, except the fear of the Lord be with them. 5 Many such things have I seen with mine eyes, and mine ear hath heard greater things than these. Surely this also is vanity and vexation of spirit. 12 As his mercy is great, so is his correction also: he judgeth a man according to his works. Who can declare the works of his justice? Desire not a multitude of unprofitable children, neither delight in ungodly sons. None of them hindereth another, and they shall never disobey his word. In the congregation of the ungodly shall a fire be kindled; and in a rebellious nation wrath is set on fire. 1. 28 None of them hindereth another, and they shall never disobey his word. 13 The sinner shall not escape with his spoils: and the patience of the godly shall not be frustrate. 17 She filleth all their house with things desirable, and the garners with her increase. He was not pacified toward the old giants, who fell away in the strength of their foolishness. 1Desire not a multitude of unprofitable children, neither delight in ungodly sons. Why is 16 They that fear the Lord shall find judgment, and shall kindle justice as a light. The works of the Lord are done in judgment from the beginning: and from the time he made them he disposed the parts thereof. 25 I will shew forth doctrine in weight, and declare his knowledge exactly. For by one that hath understanding shall the city be replenished: but the kindred of the wicked shall speedily become desolate. Ecclesiasticus 25 KJV: In three things I was beautified, and stood up beautiful both before God and men: the unity of brethren, the love of neighbours, a man and a wife that agree together.... 1 In three things I was beautified, and stood up beautiful both before God and men: the unity of brethren, the love of neighbours, a man and a wife that agree together. Trust not thou in their life, neither respect their multitude: for one that is just is better than a thousand; and better it is to die without children, than to have them that are ungodly. 18 Behold, the heaven, and the heaven of heavens, the deep, and the earth, and all that therein is, shall be moved when he shall visit. His mercy is manifest to every creature; and he hath separated his light from the darkness with an adamant. 26 The works of the Lord are done in judgment from the beginning: and from the time he made them he disposed the parts thereof. 17 Be very humble, since the recompense for the godless is fire and worms. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. King James Version 1611, spelling, punctuation and text formatting modernized by ABS in 1962; typesetting © 2010 American Bible Society. 23 He that wanteth understanding will think upon vain things: and a foolish man erring imagineth follies. 3. As his mercy is great, so is his correction also: he judgeth a man according to his works. The Lord hardened Pharaoh, that he should not know him, that his powerful works might be known to the world. I shall not be remembered 1 Desire not a multitude of unprofitable children, neither delight in ungodly sons. 18 What agreement is there between the hyena and a dog? Ecclesiasticus 36 KJV: Have mercy upon us, O Lord God of all, and behold us:... 1 Have mercy upon us, O Lord God of all, and behold us: 2 And send thy fear upon all the nations that seek not after thee. 11 And if there be one stiffnecked among the people, it is marvel if he escape unpunished: for mercy and wrath are with him; he is mighty to forgive, and to pour out displeasure. After this the Lord looked upon the earth, and filled it with his blessings. The mountains also and foundations of the earth be shaken with trembling, when the Lord looketh upon them. # Prov 17.21; 19.13. 16 His mercy is manifest to every creature; and he hath separated his light from the darkness with an adamant. 4 He shall be stayed upon her, and shall not be moved; and shall rely upon her, and shall not be confounded. Neither spared he the place where Lot sojourned, but abhorred them for their pride.