Day 23 Psalms and Proverbs Reading – Psalms 111 – 115 and Proverbs 23
(Ps 11:1 [AKJV])
In the LORD put I my trust: how say you to my soul, Flee as a bird to your mountain?
(Ps 11:2 [AKJV])
For, see, the wicked bend their bow, they make ready their arrow on the string, that they may privately shoot at the upright in heart.
(Ps 11:3 [AKJV])
If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do?
(Ps 11:4 [AKJV])
The LORD is in his holy temple, the LORD’s throne is in heaven: his eyes behold, his eyelids try, the children of men.
(Ps 11:5 [AKJV])
The LORD tries the righteous: but the wicked and him that loves violence his soul hates.
(Ps 11:6 [AKJV])
On the wicked he shall rain snares, fire and brimstone, and an horrible tempest: this shall be the portion of their cup.
(Ps 11:7 [AKJV])
For the righteous LORD loves righteousness; his countenance does behold the upright.
(Ps 112:1 [AKJV])
Praise you the LORD. Blessed is the man that fears the LORD, that delights greatly in his commandments.
(Ps 112:2 [AKJV])
His seed shall be mighty on earth: the generation of the upright shall be blessed.
(Ps 112:3 [AKJV])
Wealth and riches shall be in his house: and his righteousness endures for ever.
(Ps 112:4 [AKJV])
To the upright there rises light in the darkness: he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.
(Ps 112:5 [AKJV])
A good man shows favor, and lends: he will guide his affairs with discretion.
(Ps 112:6 [AKJV])
Surely he shall not be moved for ever: the righteous shall be in everlasting remembrance.
(Ps 112:7 [AKJV])
He shall not be afraid of evil tidings: his heart is fixed, trusting in the LORD.
(Ps 112:8 [AKJV])
His heart is established, he shall not be afraid, until he see his desire on his enemies.
(Ps 112:9 [AKJV])
He has dispersed, he has given to the poor; his righteousness endures for ever; his horn shall be exalted with honor.
(Ps 112:10 [AKJV])
The wicked shall see it, and be grieved; he shall gnash with his teeth, and melt away: the desire of the wicked shall perish.
(Ps 113:1 [AKJV])
Praise you the LORD. Praise, O you servants of the LORD, praise the name of the LORD.
(Ps 113:2 [AKJV])
Blessed be the name of the LORD from this time forth and for ever more.
(Ps 113:3 [AKJV])
From the rising of the sun to the going down of the same the LORD’s name is to be praised.
(Ps 113:4 [AKJV])
The LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens.
(Ps 113:5 [AKJV])
Who is like to the LORD our God, who dwells on high,
(Ps 113:6 [AKJV])
Who humbles himself to behold the things that are in heaven, and in the earth!
(Ps 113:7 [AKJV])
He raises up the poor out of the dust, and lifts the needy out of the dunghill;
(Ps 113:8 [AKJV])
That he may set him with princes, even with the princes of his people.
(Ps 113:9 [AKJV])
He makes the barren woman to keep house, and to be a joyful mother of children. Praise you the LORD.
(Ps 114:1 [AKJV])
When Israel went out of Egypt, the house of Jacob from a people of strange language;
(Ps 114:2 [AKJV])
Judah was his sanctuary, and Israel his dominion.
(Ps 114:3 [AKJV])
The sea saw it, and fled: Jordan was driven back.
(Ps 114:4 [AKJV])
The mountains skipped like rams, and the little hills like lambs.
(Ps 114:5 [AKJV])
What ailed you, O you sea, that you fled? you Jordan, that you were driven back?
(Ps 114:6 [AKJV])
You mountains, that you skipped like rams; and you little hills, like lambs?
(Ps 114:7 [AKJV])
Tremble, you earth, at the presence of the Lord, at the presence of the God of Jacob;
(Ps 114:8 [AKJV])
Which turned the rock into a standing water, the flint into a fountain of waters.
(Ps 115:1 [AKJV])
Not to us, O LORD, not to us, but to your name give glory, for your mercy, and for your truth’s sake.
(Ps 115:2 [AKJV])
Why should the heathen say, Where is now their God?
(Ps 115:3 [AKJV])
But our God is in the heavens: he has done whatever he has pleased.
(Ps 115:4 [AKJV])
Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men’s hands.
(Ps 115:5 [AKJV])
They have mouths, but they speak not: eyes have they, but they see not:
(Ps 115:6 [AKJV])
They have ears, but they hear not: noses have they, but they smell not:
(Ps 115:7 [AKJV])
They have hands, but they handle not: feet have they, but they walk not: neither speak they through their throat.
(Ps 115:8 [AKJV])
They that make them are like to them; so is every one that trusts in them.
(Ps 115:9 [AKJV])
O Israel, trust you in the LORD: he is their help and their shield.
(Ps 115:10 [AKJV])
O house of Aaron, trust in the LORD: he is their help and their shield.
(Ps 115:11 [AKJV])
You that fear the LORD, trust in the LORD: he is their help and their shield.
(Ps 115:12 [AKJV])
The LORD has been mindful of us: he will bless us; he will bless the house of Israel; he will bless the house of Aaron.
(Ps 115:13 [AKJV])
He will bless them that fear the LORD, both small and great.
(Ps 115:14 [AKJV])
The LORD shall increase you more and more, you and your children.
(Ps 115:15 [AKJV])
You are blessed of the LORD which made heaven and earth.
(Ps 115:16 [AKJV])
The heaven, even the heavens, are the LORD’s: but the earth has he given to the children of men.
(Ps 115:17 [AKJV])
The dead praise not the LORD, neither any that go down into silence.
(Ps 115:18 [AKJV])
But we will bless the LORD from this time forth and for ever more. Praise the LORD.
(Prov 23:1 [AKJV])
When you sit to eat with a ruler, consider diligently what is before you:
(Prov 23:2 [AKJV])
And put a knife to your throat, if you be a man given to appetite.
(Prov 23:3 [AKJV])
Be not desirous of his dainties: for they are deceitful meat.
(Prov 23:4 [AKJV])
Labor not to be rich: cease from your own wisdom.
(Prov 23:5 [AKJV])
Will you set your eyes on that which is not? for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.
(Prov 23:6 [AKJV])
Eat you not the bread of him that has an evil eye, neither desire you his dainty meats:
(Prov 23:7 [AKJV])
For as he thinks in his heart, so is he: Eat and drink, said he to you; but his heart is not with you.
(Prov 23:8 [AKJV])
The morsel which you have eaten shall you vomit up, and lose your sweet words.
(Prov 23:9 [AKJV])
Speak not in the ears of a fool: for he will despise the wisdom of your words.
(Prov 23:10 [AKJV])
Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:
(Prov 23:11 [AKJV])
For their redeemer is mighty; he shall plead their cause with you.
(Prov 23:12 [AKJV])
Apply your heart to instruction, and your ears to the words of knowledge.
(Prov 23:13 [AKJV])
Withhold not correction from the child: for if you beat him with the rod, he shall not die.
(Prov 23:14 [AKJV])
You shall beat him with the rod, and shall deliver his soul from hell.
(Prov 23:15 [AKJV])
My son, if your heart be wise, my heart shall rejoice, even mine.
(Prov 23:16 [AKJV])
Yes, my reins shall rejoice, when your lips speak right things.
(Prov 23:17 [AKJV])
Let not your heart envy sinners: but be you in the fear of the LORD all the day long.
(Prov 23:18 [AKJV])
For surely there is an end; and your expectation shall not be cut off.
(Prov 23:19 [AKJV])
Hear you, my son, and be wise, and guide your heart in the way.
(Prov 23:20 [AKJV])
Be not among winebibbers; among riotous eaters of flesh:
(Prov 23:21 [AKJV])
For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty: and drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.
(Prov 23:22 [AKJV])
Listen to your father that begat you, and despise not your mother when she is old.
(Prov 23:23 [AKJV])
Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.
(Prov 23:24 [AKJV])
The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice: and he that begets a wise child shall have joy of him.
(Prov 23:25 [AKJV])
Your father and your mother shall be glad, and she that bore you shall rejoice.
(Prov 23:26 [AKJV])
My son, give me your heart, and let your eyes observe my ways.
(Prov 23:27 [AKJV])
For a whore is a deep ditch; and a strange woman is a narrow pit.
(Prov 23:28 [AKJV])
She also lies in wait as for a prey, and increases the transgressors among men.
(Prov 23:29 [AKJV])
Who has woe? who has sorrow? who has contentions? who has babbling? who has wounds without cause? who has redness of eyes?
(Prov 23:30 [AKJV])
They that tarry long at the wine; they that go to seek mixed wine.
(Prov 23:31 [AKJV])
Look not you on the wine when it is red, when it gives his color in the cup, when it moves itself aright.
(Prov 23:32 [AKJV])
At the last it bites like a serpent, and stings like an adder.
(Prov 23:33 [AKJV])
Your eyes shall behold strange women, and your heart shall utter perverse things.
(Prov 23:34 [AKJV])
Yes, you shall be as he that lies down in the middle of the sea, or as he that lies on the top of a mast.
(Prov 23:35 [AKJV])
They have stricken me, shall you say, and I was not sick; they have beaten me, and I felt it not: when shall I awake? I will seek it yet again.